The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 64 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 286 456 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.07% 4.35% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 4.97% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 267 390 510
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,950 £41,475
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Analysis
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6310 9169 10705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.71% 87.38% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 7700 8942
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in the City of London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the City of London

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 331 (63.29%) Finance
2 164 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (27.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 112 (21.41%) Banking
5 109 (20.84%) SQL
6 89 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 88 (16.83%) SDLC
8 80 (15.30%) Degree
9 79 (15.11%) UML
9 79 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
10 78 (14.91%) Project Management
10 78 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 70 (13.38%) ISEB
12 66 (12.62%) PRINCE2
13 63 (12.05%) Investment Management
13 63 (12.05%) Asset Management
14 60 (11.47%) Change Management
15 59 (11.28%) MS Excel
16 55 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
17 54 (10.33%) Use Case
18 53 (10.13%) Waterfall
19 49 (9.37%) Retail
19 49 (9.37%) Investment Banking
20 48 (9.18%) Data Analysis
21 46 (8.80%) CRM
22 45 (8.60%) SQL Server
23 43 (8.22%) Scrum
24 39 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
24 39 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
25 37 (7.07%) Process Improvement

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.53%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.15%) Documentum
5 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.57%) SAS
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) GemFire
8 1 (0.19%) Node.js
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.50%) MS Office
3 29 (5.54%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.68%) MS Project
5 9 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.57%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.57%) Revit
8 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (2.87%) thinkFolio
2 12 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (1.15%) LatentZero
4 6 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (1.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 5 (0.96%) Decalog
5 5 (0.96%) HiInvest
6 4 (0.76%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.76%) FastStats
6 4 (0.76%) Hi Portfolio
6 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.76%) Unica
6 4 (0.76%) VisionPLUS
7 3 (0.57%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.59%) SaaS
2 11 (2.10%) Office 365
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.57%) Dropbox
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.91%) Internet
2 8 (1.53%) Intranet
3 4 (0.76%) DHCP
3 4 (0.76%) DNS
3 4 (0.76%) SMS
4 3 (0.57%) IPv4
4 3 (0.57%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) Extranet
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (2.10%) Big Data
7 11 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (1.15%) QlikView
8 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.96%) Lumira
9 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (0.96%) OLAP
9 5 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.96%) SAP BI
9 5 (0.96%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (2.49%) JIRA
2 12 (2.29%) Cucumber
2 12 (2.29%) Selenium
3 10 (1.91%) FitNesse
3 10 (1.91%) JBehave
3 10 (1.91%) SpecFlow
4 8 (1.53%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.19%) Maven
7 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 331 (63.29%) Finance
2 112 (21.41%) Banking
3 49 (9.37%) Investment Banking
3 49 (9.37%) Retail
4 36 (6.88%) Marketing
5 35 (6.69%) Back Office
6 33 (6.31%) Advertising
6 33 (6.31%) Front Office
7 22 (4.21%) Legal
8 18 (3.44%) Law
9 7 (1.34%) Automotive
9 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.76%) Electronics
11 4 (0.76%) French Language
12 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.57%) Publishing
13 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 325 (62.14%) Analyst
2 309 (59.08%) Business Analyst
3 60 (11.47%) Consultant
4 45 (8.60%) Financial Analyst
5 41 (7.84%) Finance Business Analyst
6 38 (7.27%) IT Analyst
7 35 (6.69%) Senior Business Analyst
8 34 (6.50%) Business IT Analyst
8 34 (6.50%) IT Business Analyst
9 31 (5.93%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 29 (5.54%) Project Manager
11 28 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
12 26 (4.97%) Agile Business Analyst
13 23 (4.40%) Service Analyst
14 20 (3.82%) Technical Consultant
15 19 (3.63%) Architect
15 19 (3.63%) Financial Business Analyst
15 19 (3.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 16 (3.06%) Developer
17 15 (2.87%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.21%) .NET
1 22 (4.21%) XML
2 12 (2.29%) Behat
3 10 (1.91%) Gherkin
4 9 (1.72%) HTML
5 8 (1.53%) Middleware
6 6 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (1.15%) Web Services
7 4 (0.76%) CSS
7 4 (0.76%) HTML5
8 3 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.57%) Mason
9 2 (0.38%) FpML
9 2 (0.38%) XSLT
10 1 (0.19%) Ajax
10 1 (0.19%) SOAP
10 1 (0.19%) Swing
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.19%) WSDL
10 1 (0.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.69%) Derivative
3 26 (4.97%) Fintech
4 25 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.02%) Fixed Income
6 20 (3.82%) User Experience
7 15 (2.87%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.87%) Equities
8 14 (2.68%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.29%) Credit Risk
10 12 (2.29%) Reinsurance
11 10 (1.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 9 (1.72%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.72%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.53%) Social Media
14 7 (1.34%) Mathematics
15 6 (1.15%) FMCG
15 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
15 6 (1.15%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.54%) Windows
2 17 (3.25%) Unix
3 8 (1.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.19%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (27.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 88 (16.83%) SDLC
4 79 (15.11%) UML
5 78 (14.91%) Project Management
5 78 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 66 (12.62%) PRINCE2
7 63 (12.05%) Asset Management
7 63 (12.05%) Investment Management
8 60 (11.47%) Change Management
9 55 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (10.33%) Use Case
11 53 (10.13%) Waterfall
12 48 (9.18%) Data Analysis
13 46 (8.80%) CRM
14 43 (8.22%) Scrum
15 39 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
16 37 (7.07%) Process Improvement
17 32 (6.12%) E-Commerce
18 31 (5.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 109 (20.84%) SQL
2 28 (5.35%) Java
3 26 (4.97%) C#
4 18 (3.44%) VBA
5 14 (2.68%) Python
6 13 (2.49%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.91%) Ruby
9 7 (1.34%) C++
10 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.57%) Prolog
10 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.38%) C
11 2 (0.38%) Perl
11 2 (0.38%) PHP
11 2 (0.38%) XPath
12 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 80 (15.30%) Degree
2 70 (13.38%) ISEB
3 23 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 22 (4.21%) PMP
5 13 (2.49%) IIBA
6 11 (2.10%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.76%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) ACCA
9 2 (0.38%) CISA
9 2 (0.38%) MBA
9 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CISM
10 1 (0.19%) GIAC
10 1 (0.19%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.50%) QA
2 13 (2.49%) Solvency II
3 10 (1.91%) SDET
4 8 (1.53%) MiFID
5 7 (1.34%) EMIR
6 5 (0.96%) COREP
7 4 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.76%) FINREP
7 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.57%) SLA
9 2 (0.38%) COBIT
9 2 (0.38%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (0.76%) Netcool
2 4 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 89 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.93%) Oracle
3 13 (2.49%) SAP
4 11 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.91%) Charles River
6 9 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (1.53%) Cognos
7 8 (1.53%) Murex
8 7 (1.34%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.34%) Tableau
9 6 (1.15%) ATG
9 6 (1.15%) Retek
9 6 (1.15%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.96%) Calypso
10 5 (0.96%) Informatica
11 4 (0.76%) Advent
11 4 (0.76%) Alterian
11 4 (0.76%) Eze Castle Integration
11 4 (0.76%) SimCorp
12 3 (0.57%) iManage
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Collinson Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
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City, London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20 - £25 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Pension and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80K
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus performance bonus + pension + healthcare and more.
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Web Financial Group
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + plus package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
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