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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 59 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 478 584 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.05% 4.87% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 6.03% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 404 506 556
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
9584 9691 10174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.14% 80.85% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7943 8538 9283
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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.

1 464 (45.90%) Finance
2 283 (27.99%) Project Management
3 279 (27.60%) SQL
4 227 (22.45%) Degree
5 214 (21.17%) Banking
6 136 (13.45%) Retail
7 135 (13.35%) SQL Server
8 129 (12.76%) Microsoft
9 121 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
10 113 (11.18%) Asset Management
11 108 (10.68%) .NET
12 104 (10.29%) Java
13 103 (10.19%) PRINCE2
13 103 (10.19%) MS Excel
14 92 (9.10%) Derivative
14 92 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 87 (8.61%) Front Office
16 85 (8.41%) Oracle
17 84 (8.31%) Investment Management
18 82 (8.11%) Back Office
19 80 (7.91%) UML
20 79 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
21 78 (7.72%) Investment Banking
22 77 (7.62%) Data Analysis
22 77 (7.62%) ISEB
23 76 (7.52%) SharePoint
24 72 (7.12%) Programme Management
25 68 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
26 67 (6.63%) C#
27 65 (6.43%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 76 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 33 (3.26%) SAS
3 21 (2.08%) IIS
4 20 (1.98%) Drupal
5 9 (0.89%) CMS
6 8 (0.79%) Documentum
6 8 (0.79%) Apache Pig
7 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.59%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.49%) Captiva
9 5 (0.49%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.20%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 103 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.13%) MS Office
3 51 (5.04%) MS Visio
4 42 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (2.67%) SPSS
6 24 (2.37%) CPLEX
7 23 (2.27%) MS Project
8 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.20%) FastStats
10 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.09%) LatentZero
3 8 (0.79%) CA Clarity
4 6 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.49%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.49%) Summit
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.30%) MultiFonds
7 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.20%) Magento
8 2 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.20%) Eagle STAR
8 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.20%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.09%) SaaS
2 7 (0.69%) Force.com
3 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.40%) Office 365
5 3 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Heroku
6 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.099%) Taleo
7 1 (0.099%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.89%) LAN
2 8 (0.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (0.79%) Intranet
3 5 (0.49%) Internet
4 3 (0.30%) IP Telephony
4 3 (0.30%) WAN
4 3 (0.30%) DHCP
4 3 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.099%) SSL
5 1 (0.099%) VPN
5 1 (0.099%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (13.35%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 44 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (2.87%) Data Mining
7 27 (2.67%) Big Data
8 26 (2.57%) Hadoop
9 18 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
11 14 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.79%) QlikView
15 7 (0.69%) MS Access
16 5 (0.49%) MySQL
16 5 (0.49%) Essbase
16 5 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 35 (3.46%) Visual Studio
2 30 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (1.19%) Bugzilla
5 12 (1.19%) NUnit
5 12 (1.19%) Eclipse
5 12 (1.19%) Selenium
5 12 (1.19%) TestComplete
6 10 (0.99%) JIRA
7 9 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.79%) Axure RP
9 7 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.69%) NSubstitute
9 7 (0.69%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (0.69%) MSTest
9 7 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (0.69%) RequisitePro
10 6 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 464 (45.90%) Finance
2 214 (21.17%) Banking
3 136 (13.45%) Retail
4 87 (8.61%) Front Office
5 82 (8.11%) Back Office
6 78 (7.72%) Investment Banking
7 51 (5.04%) Telecoms
8 40 (3.96%) Marketing
9 37 (3.66%) Retail Banking
9 37 (3.66%) Legal
10 29 (2.87%) Advertising
11 26 (2.57%) Financial Institution
12 22 (2.18%) Publishing
13 13 (1.29%) Law
14 8 (0.79%) Japanese Language
15 6 (0.59%) International Banking
15 6 (0.59%) Billing
15 6 (0.59%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.49%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 556 (55.00%) Analyst
2 495 (48.96%) Business Analyst
3 99 (9.79%) Project Manager
4 96 (9.50%) Developer
5 92 (9.10%) Consultant
6 63 (6.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 61 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
8 58 (5.74%) Senior Business Analyst
9 52 (5.14%) Business Manager
10 42 (4.15%) Lead Business Analyst
11 30 (2.97%) Applications Support
12 27 (2.67%) Banking Business Analyst
13 26 (2.57%) Agile Business Analyst
14 24 (2.37%) Data Scientist
15 23 (2.27%) Architect
15 23 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
16 22 (2.18%) Technical Business Analyst
17 21 (2.08%) IT Business Analyst
17 21 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 20 (1.98%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (10.68%) .NET
2 44 (4.35%) XML
3 40 (3.96%) ASP.NET
4 38 (3.76%) HTML
5 24 (2.37%) CSS
5 24 (2.37%) Ajax
6 17 (1.68%) jQuery
7 16 (1.58%) Spring
8 15 (1.48%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.29%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.99%) WCF
11 9 (0.89%) J2EE
12 8 (0.79%) Web Services
13 7 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (0.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (0.59%) Mason
14 6 (0.59%) COM
14 6 (0.59%) SOAP
15 5 (0.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.10%) Derivative
2 61 (6.03%) Fixed Income
2 61 (6.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 55 (5.44%) Equities
4 52 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 52 (5.14%) Mathematics
5 49 (4.85%) Computer Science
6 48 (4.75%) Credit Risk
7 35 (3.46%) Economics
8 34 (3.36%) Hedge funds
9 30 (2.97%) Physics
10 27 (2.67%) Market Risk
11 25 (2.47%) Statistics
11 25 (2.47%) SWIFT
11 25 (2.47%) Digital Media
11 25 (2.47%) Visualisation
12 24 (2.37%) Neural Network
12 24 (2.37%) Applied Mathematics
13 19 (1.88%) Equity Derivative
13 19 (1.88%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 39 (3.86%) Windows
2 37 (3.66%) UNIX
3 26 (2.57%) Linux
4 9 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.20%) Android
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (27.99%) Project Management
2 121 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (11.18%) Asset Management
4 103 (10.19%) PRINCE2
5 92 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 84 (8.31%) Investment Management
7 80 (7.91%) UML
8 79 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 77 (7.62%) Data Analysis
10 72 (7.12%) Programme Management
11 68 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (6.33%) Change Management
13 63 (6.23%) Risk Management
14 62 (6.13%) Waterfall
15 61 (6.03%) Data Modelling
16 54 (5.34%) ITIL
16 54 (5.34%) Use Case
17 53 (5.24%) Scrum
18 51 (5.04%) CRM
19 45 (4.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 279 (27.60%) SQL
2 104 (10.29%) Java
3 67 (6.63%) C#
4 51 (5.04%) C++
5 47 (4.65%) VB
6 43 (4.25%) T-SQL
7 35 (3.46%) Python
8 34 (3.36%) VB.NET
9 29 (2.87%) MATLAB
10 28 (2.77%) C
10 28 (2.77%) R
11 25 (2.47%) VBA
12 23 (2.27%) JavaScript
13 15 (1.48%) VBScript
14 10 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.89%) Ruby
16 8 (0.79%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.79%) Clojure
17 7 (0.69%) Perl
17 7 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 227 (22.45%) Degree
2 77 (7.62%) ISEB
3 32 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (2.57%) PhD
5 20 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (1.88%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.38%) PMP
8 11 (1.09%) Security Cleared
9 10 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 10 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.30%) CISA
12 2 (0.20%) CISM
12 2 (0.20%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.20%) HNC
12 2 (0.20%) HND
12 2 (0.20%) IIBA
12 2 (0.20%) CBAP
12 2 (0.20%) MBA
12 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.14%) QA
2 20 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 16 (1.58%) EMIR
4 13 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.40%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.30%) Dublin Core
7 3 (0.30%) SLA
7 3 (0.30%) COBIT
7 3 (0.30%) COREP
8 2 (0.20%) FINREP
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.099%) Basel III
9 1 (0.099%) FATCA
9 1 (0.099%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.099%) MiFID
9 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.099%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.099%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.099%) Puppet
2 1 (0.099%) Control-M
Vendors
1 129 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.41%) Oracle
3 40 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (3.26%) SAP
5 19 (1.88%) Cognos
6 17 (1.68%) thinkFolio
7 16 (1.58%) Charles River
7 16 (1.58%) Bloomberg
7 16 (1.58%) HP
8 13 (1.29%) Vermilion
9 12 (1.19%) SunGard
9 12 (1.19%) SmartStream
9 12 (1.19%) Fiserv
10 11 (1.09%) Business Objects
11 9 (0.89%) CA
11 9 (0.89%) Informatica
12 8 (0.79%) Siebel
12 8 (0.79%) Murex
13 7 (0.69%) CODA
13 7 (0.69%) iRise
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago