The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 48 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 601 584 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.75% 4.97% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 6.23% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 519 512 640
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10299 9379 10943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 79.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8195 9932
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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.

1 533 (48.28%) Finance
2 311 (28.17%) Project Management
3 274 (24.82%) SQL
4 256 (23.19%) Banking
5 191 (17.30%) Degree
6 165 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (12.95%) SQL Server
8 140 (12.68%) UML
9 135 (12.23%) Front Office
10 129 (11.68%) Use Case
11 122 (11.05%) Asset Management
12 111 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 110 (9.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 109 (9.87%) Microsoft
14 109 (9.87%) Investment Banking
14 109 (9.87%) Derivative
15 108 (9.78%) PRINCE2
16 106 (9.60%) Back Office
17 102 (9.24%) .NET
17 102 (9.24%) User Stories
18 100 (9.06%) Retail
19 99 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 95 (8.61%) ISEB
20 95 (8.61%) Scrum
21 94 (8.51%) Investment Management
22 90 (8.15%) Data Analysis
23 89 (8.06%) MS Excel
24 85 (7.70%) Equities
24 85 (7.70%) Relational Database
25 84 (7.61%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 66 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.62%) Drupal
3 38 (3.44%) CMS
4 17 (1.54%) SAS
5 10 (0.91%) IIS
6 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.45%) Confluence
6 5 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.18%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.091%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.091%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.091%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.091%) WebLogic
Applications
1 89 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.62%) MS Office
3 40 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.45%) MS Project
6 9 (0.82%) SPSS
7 6 (0.54%) CPLEX
8 5 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.45%) FreeHand
8 5 (0.45%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.36%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.27%) FastStats
11 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.091%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.09%) LatentZero
1 12 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.63%) CA Clarity
4 5 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.45%) Magento
5 4 (0.36%) Monis
5 4 (0.36%) FastVal
5 4 (0.36%) SunGard APT
6 3 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.27%) Summit
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (0.18%) Eagle STAR
8 1 (0.091%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.091%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.72%) Force.com
2 2 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.26%) Internet
2 22 (1.99%) Intranet
3 21 (1.90%) FTP
3 21 (1.90%) LAN
4 13 (1.18%) Extranet
5 12 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.00%) DHCP
6 11 (1.00%) DNS
7 4 (0.36%) WAN
8 2 (0.18%) HTTP
8 2 (0.18%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.091%) SMS
9 1 (0.091%) VoIP
9 1 (0.091%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 85 (7.70%) Relational Database
3 42 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
8 18 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 10 (0.91%) Big Data
11 9 (0.82%) QlikView
12 8 (0.72%) Sybase IQ
12 8 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.63%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.54%) MS Access
15 5 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.36%) MySQL
16 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 30 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.17%) Selenium
3 23 (2.08%) NUnit
3 23 (2.08%) Bugzilla
4 22 (1.99%) TestComplete
4 22 (1.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 19 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.91%) JIRA
7 9 (0.82%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.63%) Rational Rose
9 5 (0.45%) Hudson
9 5 (0.45%) Maven
9 5 (0.45%) Subversion
9 5 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 1 (0.091%) NeoLoad
12 1 (0.091%) MSTest
General
1 533 (48.28%) Finance
2 256 (23.19%) Banking
3 135 (12.23%) Front Office
4 109 (9.87%) Investment Banking
5 106 (9.60%) Back Office
6 100 (9.06%) Retail
7 39 (3.53%) Marketing
8 32 (2.90%) Legal
9 28 (2.54%) Telecoms
10 27 (2.45%) Retail Banking
11 26 (2.36%) Publishing
11 26 (2.36%) Financial Institution
12 24 (2.17%) General Ledger
13 15 (1.36%) Advertising
14 7 (0.63%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.54%) Law
15 6 (0.54%) Japanese Language
16 5 (0.45%) International Banking
16 5 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 657 (59.51%) Analyst
2 554 (50.18%) Business Analyst
3 93 (8.42%) Project Manager
3 93 (8.42%) Developer
4 77 (6.97%) Senior Analyst
5 69 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 68 (6.16%) Consultant
7 44 (3.99%) Agile Business Analyst
8 43 (3.89%) Architect
9 42 (3.80%) Banking Business Analyst
9 42 (3.80%) IT Business Analyst
10 40 (3.62%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 36 (3.26%) Applications Support
12 34 (3.08%) Support Analyst
13 33 (2.99%) Business Manager
14 28 (2.54%) QA Analyst
15 25 (2.26%) Lead Business Analyst
16 23 (2.08%) Financial Business Analyst
17 21 (1.90%) Applications Support Analyst
18 19 (1.72%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (9.24%) .NET
2 76 (6.88%) XML
3 54 (4.89%) HTML
4 36 (3.26%) CSS
5 25 (2.26%) JSON
6 23 (2.08%) Ajax
7 20 (1.81%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.63%) HTML5
9 16 (1.45%) jQuery
10 11 (1.00%) Mason
11 10 (0.91%) J2EE
11 10 (0.91%) Visualforce
12 8 (0.72%) Spring
13 7 (0.63%) GWT
13 7 (0.63%) Web Services
13 7 (0.63%) XSLT
14 6 (0.54%) EDI
14 6 (0.54%) Swing
14 6 (0.54%) JSP
14 6 (0.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 109 (9.87%) Derivative
2 99 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 85 (7.70%) Equities
4 84 (7.61%) Fixed Income
5 70 (6.34%) Hedge funds
6 69 (6.25%) Credit Risk
7 51 (4.62%) Mathematics
8 48 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 44 (3.99%) Computer Science
10 43 (3.89%) Equity Derivative
11 40 (3.62%) Kindle
12 38 (3.44%) Market Risk
13 35 (3.17%) Credit Derivative
14 34 (3.08%) SWIFT
15 32 (2.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 26 (2.36%) Open Source
17 23 (2.08%) Client/Server
17 23 (2.08%) Physics
18 15 (1.36%) Reference Data
18 15 (1.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (3.71%) UNIX
2 31 (2.81%) Windows
3 23 (2.08%) Linux
4 10 (0.91%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.36%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.091%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (28.17%) Project Management
2 165 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (12.68%) UML
4 129 (11.68%) Use Case
5 122 (11.05%) Asset Management
6 111 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 110 (9.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 108 (9.78%) PRINCE2
9 102 (9.24%) User Stories
10 95 (8.61%) Scrum
11 94 (8.51%) Investment Management
12 90 (8.15%) Data Analysis
13 77 (6.97%) Waterfall
14 74 (6.70%) Change Management
15 73 (6.61%) E-Commerce
16 68 (6.16%) Data Modelling
17 63 (5.71%) Risk Management
18 59 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
19 56 (5.07%) Programme Management
20 53 (4.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 274 (24.82%) SQL
2 72 (6.52%) C#
3 67 (6.07%) Java
4 38 (3.44%) VB
5 37 (3.35%) C++
6 30 (2.72%) JavaScript
7 25 (2.26%) VBScript
7 25 (2.26%) VBA
8 24 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.90%) T-SQL
10 17 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.45%) VC++
11 16 (1.45%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.36%) Python
13 10 (0.91%) MATLAB
13 10 (0.91%) Perl
13 10 (0.91%) PHP
13 10 (0.91%) C
14 8 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 191 (17.30%) Degree
2 95 (8.61%) ISEB
3 39 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (2.17%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.45%) PMP
7 13 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.82%) PhD
9 6 (0.54%) ACCA
9 6 (0.54%) CIMA
9 6 (0.54%) CFA
10 5 (0.45%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.18%) CISA
12 2 (0.18%) CISM
12 2 (0.18%) MBA
12 2 (0.18%) CRISC
12 2 (0.18%) ISACA
12 2 (0.18%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.34%) QA
2 40 (3.62%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.18%) EMIR
4 10 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.45%) SLA
7 4 (0.36%) Basel II
8 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.18%) COBIT
10 1 (0.091%) COREP
10 1 (0.091%) FINREP
10 1 (0.091%) FATCA
10 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.091%) Basel III
10 1 (0.091%) MiFID
10 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.091%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.16%) Oracle
3 37 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (2.72%) Cognos
5 27 (2.45%) HP
6 23 (2.08%) Bloomberg
7 22 (1.99%) SAP
8 18 (1.63%) thinkFolio
9 15 (1.36%) SunGard
9 15 (1.36%) Reuters
10 14 (1.27%) Calypso
11 13 (1.18%) Business Objects
11 13 (1.18%) Charles River
12 12 (1.09%) Google
13 10 (0.91%) SmartStream
13 10 (0.91%) Sybase
13 10 (0.91%) Fiserv
14 7 (0.63%) Actimize
14 7 (0.63%) Teradata
14 7 (0.63%) Murex
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000. - £68000. per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus, high% Pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £80000.00 - £87000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75 - £95 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago