The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 47 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 506 725 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.77% 5.77% 7.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 6.24% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 412 609 763
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £41,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9848 11625 11140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.90% 92.57% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8390 9773 9771
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,521
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 417 (40.25%) Finance
2 402 (38.80%) Business Analysis
3 244 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (21.24%) Banking
5 219 (21.14%) SQL
6 179 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
7 170 (16.41%) Project Management
8 148 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 146 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 130 (12.55%) Asset Management
11 123 (11.87%) Microsoft
12 114 (11.00%) Retail
13 112 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
14 107 (10.33%) Investment Banking
15 106 (10.23%) Front Office
16 93 (8.98%) Degree
17 92 (8.88%) MS Excel
18 90 (8.69%) UML
19 82 (7.92%) Derivative
20 81 (7.82%) CRM
21 80 (7.72%) GAP Analysis
21 80 (7.72%) Telecoms
22 78 (7.53%) Change Management
22 78 (7.53%) Data Modelling
23 72 (6.95%) PRINCE2
23 72 (6.95%) Investment Management
24 70 (6.76%) Use Case
25 68 (6.56%) Workflow
26 67 (6.47%) ISEB
27 66 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.09%) SAS
3 24 (2.32%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.25%) Documentum
5 9 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.77%) WorkSite
7 7 (0.68%) FileNet
8 2 (0.19%) Confluence
8 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.097%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 92 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 59 (5.69%) MS Visio
3 58 (5.60%) MS Office
4 42 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (2.80%) MS Project
6 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.097%) FastStats
7 1 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.097%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (2.51%) Markit EDM
2 14 (1.35%) thinkFolio
3 13 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.16%) Cognos Planning
5 8 (0.77%) SalesLogix
5 8 (0.77%) SAP SD
5 8 (0.77%) LatentZero
6 7 (0.68%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.58%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.58%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.39%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.29%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.29%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.35%) SaaS
2 6 (0.58%) Force.com
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.097%) Office 365
4 1 (0.097%) IaaS
4 1 (0.097%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.22%) Internet
2 18 (1.74%) Intranet
3 4 (0.39%) DSL
4 3 (0.29%) Broadband
5 2 (0.19%) VoIP
6 1 (0.097%) HTTP
6 1 (0.097%) VPN
6 1 (0.097%) CTI
6 1 (0.097%) Firewall
6 1 (0.097%) SSH
6 1 (0.097%) MVNO
6 1 (0.097%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.35%) EDRMS
8 13 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.87%) QlikView
13 7 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.39%) Big Data
15 4 (0.39%) Spotfire
16 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.19%) SAP BW
16 2 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (1.45%) JIRA
2 6 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (0.58%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.097%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.097%) ERwin
5 1 (0.097%) Ranorex
General
1 417 (40.25%) Finance
2 220 (21.24%) Banking
3 114 (11.00%) Retail
4 107 (10.33%) Investment Banking
5 106 (10.23%) Front Office
6 80 (7.72%) Telecoms
7 66 (6.37%) Back Office
8 51 (4.92%) Legal
8 51 (4.92%) Marketing
9 23 (2.22%) Advertising
9 23 (2.22%) Law
10 21 (2.03%) Financial Institution
10 21 (2.03%) Games
11 17 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 16 (1.54%) Billing
13 10 (0.97%) Publishing
14 6 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.58%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.39%) French Language
15 4 (0.39%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.61%) XML
2 23 (2.22%) .NET
3 14 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (0.97%) HTML
5 7 (0.68%) CSS
6 6 (0.58%) JSON
7 4 (0.39%) XML Messaging
7 4 (0.39%) D3.js
8 3 (0.29%) NumPy
8 3 (0.29%) Matplotlib
8 3 (0.29%) Gherkin
8 3 (0.29%) Pandas
8 3 (0.29%) SciPy
8 3 (0.29%) Middleware
8 3 (0.29%) J2EE
8 3 (0.29%) COM
8 3 (0.29%) XSL
9 2 (0.19%) SOAP
9 2 (0.19%) Web Services
9 2 (0.19%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 179 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.92%) Derivative
3 66 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 66 (6.37%) Fixed Income
4 65 (6.27%) Equities
5 53 (5.12%) Management Information System
6 39 (3.76%) Mathematics
7 30 (2.90%) User Experience
8 23 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.93%) Visualisation
10 19 (1.83%) Computer Science
11 18 (1.74%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.64%) Statistics
13 15 (1.45%) Credit Risk
14 12 (1.16%) SWIFT
14 12 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (1.16%) Web 2.0
15 11 (1.06%) Market Risk
16 10 (0.97%) Reference Data
16 10 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.03%) Windows
2 11 (1.06%) UNIX
3 10 (0.97%) Linux
3 10 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.097%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.097%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (38.80%) Business Analysis
2 244 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (16.41%) Project Management
4 148 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 146 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 130 (12.55%) Asset Management
7 112 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 90 (8.69%) UML
9 81 (7.82%) CRM
10 80 (7.72%) GAP Analysis
11 78 (7.53%) Change Management
11 78 (7.53%) Data Modelling
12 72 (6.95%) PRINCE2
12 72 (6.95%) Investment Management
13 70 (6.76%) Use Case
14 68 (6.56%) Workflow
15 66 (6.37%) Scrum
16 64 (6.18%) E-Commerce
17 62 (5.98%) Data Analysis
18 51 (4.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 219 (21.14%) SQL
2 44 (4.25%) Java
3 23 (2.22%) VBA
4 17 (1.64%) C#
5 15 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 13 (1.25%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.06%) C
8 8 (0.77%) R
9 5 (0.48%) MATLAB
9 5 (0.48%) VBScript
10 4 (0.39%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.29%) Python
12 2 (0.19%) Korn
12 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.097%) Scala
13 1 (0.097%) ABAP
13 1 (0.097%) C++
Qualifications
1 93 (8.98%) Degree
2 67 (6.47%) ISEB
3 17 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.97%) PMP
5 10 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (0.68%) ACCA
8 6 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.39%) CIMA
11 3 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.29%) IIBA
12 2 (0.19%) CBAP
12 2 (0.19%) CFA
12 2 (0.19%) MBA
13 1 (0.097%) HND
13 1 (0.097%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.097%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.097%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.54%) QA
2 19 (1.83%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (1.54%) EMIR
4 13 (1.25%) Solvency II
5 11 (1.06%) MiFID
6 7 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.58%) Basel II
8 5 (0.48%) FATCA
9 4 (0.39%) COREP
9 4 (0.39%) FINREP
9 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.29%) Basel III
10 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.29%) SLA
11 2 (0.19%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.097%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.097%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.097%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.19%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 123 (11.87%) Microsoft
2 55 (5.31%) SAP
3 46 (4.44%) Oracle
4 34 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (2.22%) Charles River
6 22 (2.12%) hybris
6 22 (2.12%) BI-SAM
7 21 (2.03%) GoldenSource
7 21 (2.03%) Demandware
8 20 (1.93%) ATG
9 19 (1.83%) Business Objects
10 18 (1.74%) Vermilion
11 16 (1.54%) Cognos
11 16 (1.54%) Actuate
12 12 (1.16%) Algorithmics
13 11 (1.06%) Sun
13 11 (1.06%) Murex
13 11 (1.06%) Tableau
14 9 (0.87%) SimCorp
15 8 (0.77%) DataFlux
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