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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 58 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 437 515 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.19% 4.16% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 4.97% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 379 437 520
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
8872 10353 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.14% 83.62% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7566 8532 8703
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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.

1 345 (38.46%) Finance
2 254 (28.32%) Project Management
3 224 (24.97%) Banking
4 219 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (20.51%) SQL
6 134 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 124 (13.82%) Microsoft
8 119 (13.27%) Degree
9 113 (12.60%) Investment Banking
9 113 (12.60%) PRINCE2
9 113 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
10 105 (11.71%) SDLC
11 95 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 89 (9.92%) CRM
13 87 (9.70%) Front Office
14 81 (9.03%) Waterfall
15 79 (8.81%) MS Excel
16 77 (8.58%) Retail
17 71 (7.92%) Change Management
17 71 (7.92%) Asset Management
18 67 (7.47%) .NET
19 66 (7.36%) Oracle
19 66 (7.36%) QA
20 63 (7.02%) Scrum
21 62 (6.91%) SQL Server
21 62 (6.91%) Data Modelling
22 61 (6.80%) Data Analysis
23 60 (6.69%) SharePoint
24 59 (6.58%) Equities
24 59 (6.58%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 60 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.56%) Documentum
3 12 (1.34%) Drupal
4 11 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (1.11%) SAS
6 8 (0.89%) WorkSite
7 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.56%) CMS
8 5 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.45%) IIS
10 3 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.11%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.11%) FileNet
12 1 (0.11%) JBoss
12 1 (0.11%) Apache
Applications
1 79 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 57 (6.35%) MS Office
3 43 (4.79%) MS Visio
4 36 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (3.34%) MS Project
6 8 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.33%) SPSS
8 2 (0.22%) FastStats
8 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.56%) SimCorp Dimension
2 14 (1.56%) thinkFolio
3 11 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.23%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.23%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.89%) SAP HR
4 8 (0.89%) SAP CRM
5 7 (0.78%) SAP SD
5 7 (0.78%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.78%) SAP PS
5 7 (0.78%) SAP HCM
6 6 (0.67%) Advent Geneva
6 6 (0.67%) Eagle STAR
6 6 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.67%) SAP APO
6 6 (0.67%) HiPortfolio
6 6 (0.67%) MultiFonds
6 6 (0.67%) PORTIA
7 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.67%) SaaS
2 13 (1.45%) Force.com
3 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.90%) Intranet
2 15 (1.67%) Internet
3 11 (1.23%) DSL
4 4 (0.45%) Broadband
4 4 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.33%) DNS
5 3 (0.33%) WAN
5 3 (0.33%) Firewall
6 2 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (3.12%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 13 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.34%) QlikView
8 11 (1.23%) EDRMS
9 10 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.89%) Big Data
11 8 (0.89%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.56%) DB2
14 4 (0.45%) MS Access
14 4 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.33%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 21 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 17 (1.90%) JIRA
3 6 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.67%) JUnit
4 4 (0.45%) Selenium
4 4 (0.45%) JMeter
5 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.22%) Subversion
6 2 (0.22%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.11%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
General
1 345 (38.46%) Finance
2 224 (24.97%) Banking
3 113 (12.60%) Investment Banking
4 87 (9.70%) Front Office
5 77 (8.58%) Retail
6 55 (6.13%) Legal
7 48 (5.35%) Back Office
8 35 (3.90%) Law
9 34 (3.79%) Marketing
10 24 (2.68%) Telecoms
11 22 (2.45%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.56%) Advertising
12 14 (1.56%) Publishing
12 14 (1.56%) Retail Banking
13 9 (1.00%) Billing
13 9 (1.00%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.78%) Electronics
15 5 (0.56%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.45%) International Banking
17 3 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 539 (60.09%) Analyst
2 474 (52.84%) Business Analyst
3 108 (12.04%) Consultant
4 74 (8.25%) Project Manager
5 70 (7.80%) Developer
6 65 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
7 59 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 51 (5.69%) Banking Business Analyst
9 40 (4.46%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 36 (4.01%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 31 (3.46%) IT Business Analyst
12 30 (3.34%) Business Manager
13 26 (2.90%) Data Analyst
14 23 (2.56%) Functional Consultant
15 22 (2.45%) Financial Business Analyst
16 21 (2.34%) Lead Business Analyst
17 19 (2.12%) Architect
17 19 (2.12%) Junior
18 17 (1.90%) Technical Analyst
18 17 (1.90%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.47%) .NET
2 29 (3.23%) XML
3 27 (3.01%) ASP.NET
3 27 (3.01%) HTML
4 22 (2.45%) .NET Framework
4 22 (2.45%) FIX Protocol
5 16 (1.78%) jQuery
6 15 (1.67%) Ajax
6 15 (1.67%) CSS
7 10 (1.11%) Web Services
8 9 (1.00%) Middleware
8 9 (1.00%) WCF
9 8 (0.89%) SOAP
9 8 (0.89%) Entity Framework
10 7 (0.78%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (0.67%) WPF
11 6 (0.67%) FpML
12 5 (0.56%) WSDL
12 5 (0.56%) J2EE
13 4 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 113 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (6.58%) Equities
2 59 (6.58%) Derivative
3 56 (6.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 49 (5.46%) Fixed Income
5 37 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.90%) Computer Science
7 29 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 25 (2.79%) Reference Data
9 21 (2.34%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.45%) User Experience
10 13 (1.45%) SWIFT
10 13 (1.45%) Web 2.0
11 11 (1.23%) Economics
11 11 (1.23%) Kindle
12 10 (1.11%) Market Risk
13 8 (0.89%) Psychology
14 7 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
15 6 (0.67%) DTV
15 6 (0.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.12%) Windows
2 8 (0.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (0.89%) UNIX
3 4 (0.45%) Linux
4 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (28.32%) Project Management
2 219 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 113 (12.60%) PRINCE2
5 105 (11.71%) SDLC
6 95 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 89 (9.92%) CRM
8 81 (9.03%) Waterfall
9 71 (7.92%) Change Management
9 71 (7.92%) Asset Management
10 63 (7.02%) Scrum
11 62 (6.91%) Data Modelling
12 61 (6.80%) Data Analysis
13 56 (6.24%) Use Case
14 55 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
15 53 (5.91%) GAP Analysis
16 51 (5.69%) Investment Management
17 49 (5.46%) Coaching
18 43 (4.79%) UML
18 43 (4.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 184 (20.51%) SQL
2 51 (5.69%) Java
3 34 (3.79%) C#
4 26 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.01%) VBA
6 16 (1.78%) VB.NET
7 13 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 12 (1.34%) C++
9 10 (1.11%) C
10 9 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (0.89%) ABAP
11 8 (0.89%) Python
12 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.22%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.22%) VBScript
13 2 (0.22%) R
14 1 (0.11%) sed
14 1 (0.11%) VB
14 1 (0.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 119 (13.27%) Degree
2 51 (5.69%) ISEB
3 25 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (2.23%) PMI Certification
5 17 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (1.67%) PMP
7 13 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.67%) IIBA
9 5 (0.56%) CBAP
9 5 (0.56%) SAP Certification
9 5 (0.56%) ACCA
9 5 (0.56%) CISA
9 5 (0.56%) CISSP
10 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.33%) CIMA
12 2 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.36%) QA
2 26 (2.90%) MiFID
3 25 (2.79%) EMIR
4 15 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (1.45%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.89%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.56%) SLA
7 5 (0.56%) Basel III
8 4 (0.45%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.22%) Basel II
10 2 (0.22%) COREP
10 2 (0.22%) FINREP
10 2 (0.22%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) KVM
3 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 124 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.36%) Oracle
3 54 (6.02%) SAP
4 33 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (1.67%) SimCorp
6 13 (1.45%) Murex
7 12 (1.34%) Charles River
8 10 (1.11%) SunGard
9 9 (1.00%) Tableau
10 8 (0.89%) Actimize
11 7 (0.78%) Interwoven
11 7 (0.78%) Calypso
12 6 (0.67%) Linedata
12 6 (0.67%) Hyperion
12 6 (0.67%) IBM
12 6 (0.67%) GoldenSource
12 6 (0.67%) Advent
13 5 (0.56%) Pega
13 5 (0.56%) ILOG
13 5 (0.56%) TIBCO
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefit + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £60k + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc 15% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35,000- 65,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-£60k+performance bonus+pension+healthcare&more.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago