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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 47 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 605 589 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.74% 4.93% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 6.19% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 523 513 622
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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
10389 9515 10806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.33% 79.67% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8660 8306 9807
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 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 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 23 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.

1 534 (48.68%) Finance
2 313 (28.53%) Project Management
3 274 (24.98%) SQL
4 259 (23.61%) Banking
5 196 (17.87%) Degree
6 160 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
7 139 (12.67%) SQL Server
8 133 (12.12%) UML
9 128 (11.67%) Front Office
10 123 (11.21%) Use Case
11 120 (10.94%) Asset Management
12 111 (10.12%) PRINCE2
13 110 (10.03%) Derivative
14 109 (9.94%) Microsoft
14 109 (9.94%) Back Office
14 109 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 108 (9.85%) Investment Banking
16 104 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
17 103 (9.39%) .NET
18 102 (9.30%) Retail
19 101 (9.21%) User Stories
20 100 (9.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 94 (8.57%) ISEB
22 93 (8.48%) Investment Management
23 92 (8.39%) Scrum
24 89 (8.11%) MS Excel
25 87 (7.93%) Equities
26 86 (7.84%) Data Analysis
27 81 (7.38%) Fixed Income
27 81 (7.38%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 62 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.65%) Drupal
3 38 (3.46%) CMS
4 17 (1.55%) SAS
5 12 (1.09%) IIS
6 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.46%) Confluence
7 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.18%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.091%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.091%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.091%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.091%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.091%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 89 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 62 (5.65%) MS Office
3 40 (3.65%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.46%) MS Project
6 9 (0.82%) SPSS
7 6 (0.55%) CPLEX
8 5 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.46%) FreeHand
8 5 (0.46%) 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 8 (0.73%) CA Clarity
4 7 (0.64%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.46%) Magento
6 4 (0.36%) SunGard APT
6 4 (0.36%) FastVal
6 4 (0.36%) Monis
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.27%) Summit
7 3 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.18%) Eagle STAR
8 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.091%) RMDS
9 1 (0.091%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.091%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.73%) Force.com
2 2 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.28%) Internet
2 21 (1.91%) Intranet
2 21 (1.91%) LAN
2 21 (1.91%) FTP
3 13 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.19%) Extranet
4 11 (1.00%) DHCP
4 11 (1.00%) DNS
5 4 (0.36%) WAN
6 2 (0.18%) HTTP
6 2 (0.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.091%) GSM
7 1 (0.091%) SMS
7 1 (0.091%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 81 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 41 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (1.46%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 10 (0.91%) Big Data
11 9 (0.82%) QlikView
11 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.73%) Sybase IQ
12 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.64%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.55%) MS Access
15 5 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.19%) Selenium
3 23 (2.10%) Bugzilla
3 23 (2.10%) NUnit
4 22 (2.01%) TestComplete
4 22 (2.01%) QuickTest Pro
5 20 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 10 (0.91%) JIRA
7 8 (0.73%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.55%) Rational Rose
9 5 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.36%) Hudson
10 4 (0.36%) Subversion
10 4 (0.36%) Maven
11 3 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.091%) MSTest
13 1 (0.091%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 534 (48.68%) Finance
2 259 (23.61%) Banking
3 128 (11.67%) Front Office
4 109 (9.94%) Back Office
5 108 (9.85%) Investment Banking
6 102 (9.30%) Retail
7 38 (3.46%) Marketing
8 34 (3.10%) Legal
9 30 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 29 (2.64%) Retail Banking
11 28 (2.55%) Financial Institution
12 26 (2.37%) Publishing
13 25 (2.28%) General Ledger
14 15 (1.37%) Advertising
15 8 (0.73%) Japanese Language
16 6 (0.55%) Billing
16 6 (0.55%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.55%) Law
17 5 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.46%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 648 (59.07%) Analyst
2 544 (49.59%) Business Analyst
3 94 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 93 (8.48%) Developer
5 76 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
6 69 (6.29%) Consultant
7 68 (6.20%) Senior Business Analyst
8 43 (3.92%) Architect
8 43 (3.92%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 43 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
9 42 (3.83%) Banking Business Analyst
10 41 (3.74%) IT Business Analyst
11 36 (3.28%) Applications Support
12 34 (3.10%) Support Analyst
12 34 (3.10%) Business Manager
13 28 (2.55%) QA Analyst
14 23 (2.10%) Financial Business Analyst
15 22 (2.01%) Applications Support Analyst
15 22 (2.01%) Lead Business Analyst
16 19 (1.73%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (9.39%) .NET
2 75 (6.84%) XML
3 56 (5.10%) HTML
4 35 (3.19%) CSS
5 24 (2.19%) JSON
6 23 (2.10%) Ajax
7 22 (2.01%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.64%) HTML5
9 15 (1.37%) jQuery
10 11 (1.00%) Mason
11 10 (0.91%) Visualforce
12 9 (0.82%) J2EE
13 7 (0.64%) XSLT
13 7 (0.64%) Spring
13 7 (0.64%) Web Services
14 6 (0.55%) Swing
14 6 (0.55%) JSP
14 6 (0.55%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.55%) GWT
15 5 (0.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (10.03%) Derivative
2 100 (9.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 87 (7.93%) Equities
4 81 (7.38%) Fixed Income
5 73 (6.65%) Credit Risk
6 71 (6.47%) Hedge funds
7 51 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 47 (4.28%) Computer Science
9 45 (4.10%) Management Information System
10 44 (4.01%) Equity Derivative
11 39 (3.56%) Kindle
11 39 (3.56%) Market Risk
12 36 (3.28%) SWIFT
13 34 (3.10%) Credit Derivative
14 33 (3.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 26 (2.37%) Open Source
16 25 (2.28%) Physics
17 23 (2.10%) Client/Server
18 17 (1.55%) Reference Data
19 15 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.56%) UNIX
2 29 (2.64%) Windows
3 23 (2.10%) 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
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.091%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (28.53%) Project Management
2 160 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (12.12%) UML
4 123 (11.21%) Use Case
5 120 (10.94%) Asset Management
6 111 (10.12%) PRINCE2
7 109 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 101 (9.21%) User Stories
10 93 (8.48%) Investment Management
11 92 (8.39%) Scrum
12 86 (7.84%) Data Analysis
13 76 (6.93%) Waterfall
14 72 (6.56%) Change Management
15 70 (6.38%) E-Commerce
16 69 (6.29%) Data Modelling
17 66 (6.02%) Risk Management
18 61 (5.56%) Programme Management
18 61 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (4.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 274 (24.98%) SQL
2 73 (6.65%) C#
3 69 (6.29%) Java
4 40 (3.65%) VB
5 39 (3.56%) C++
6 32 (2.92%) JavaScript
7 25 (2.28%) VBScript
7 25 (2.28%) VBA
8 24 (2.19%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.01%) T-SQL
10 19 (1.73%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.46%) VC++
11 16 (1.46%) TypeScript
12 15 (1.37%) Python
13 12 (1.09%) C
14 10 (0.91%) Perl
14 10 (0.91%) PHP
14 10 (0.91%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 196 (17.87%) Degree
2 94 (8.57%) ISEB
3 40 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (2.19%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.46%) PMP
7 14 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.82%) PhD
9 6 (0.55%) ACCA
9 6 (0.55%) CIMA
9 6 (0.55%) CFA
10 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.46%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.18%) MBA
12 2 (0.18%) CISA
12 2 (0.18%) CISM
12 2 (0.18%) CBAP
12 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.18%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.38%) QA
2 39 (3.56%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.19%) EMIR
4 10 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.46%) 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%) MiFID
10 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.091%) Basel III
10 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.091%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.091%) FATCA
10 1 (0.091%) COREP
10 1 (0.091%) FINREP
System Software
1 12 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.11%) Oracle
3 37 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 31 (2.83%) Cognos
5 27 (2.46%) HP
6 23 (2.10%) Bloomberg
7 21 (1.91%) SAP
8 17 (1.55%) thinkFolio
9 15 (1.37%) Reuters
9 15 (1.37%) SunGard
10 14 (1.28%) Calypso
11 13 (1.19%) Business Objects
11 13 (1.19%) Charles River
12 11 (1.00%) Google
13 10 (0.91%) Fiserv
13 10 (0.91%) Sybase
13 10 (0.91%) SmartStream
14 8 (0.73%) CA
15 7 (0.64%) Murex
15 7 (0.64%) Teradata
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Over-time & Banking Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + based on exp
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus + 25 days holiday + more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £80000.00 - £87000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago