The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 30 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 358 394 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.15% 6.10% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.38% 6.37% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 340 352 415
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
4854 6186 9609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.00% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5535 8406
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 292 (42.57%) Business Analysis
2 279 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (40.52%) Finance
4 221 (32.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 158 (23.03%) SQL
6 108 (15.74%) Waterfall
6 108 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (15.31%) Banking
8 100 (14.58%) SDLC
9 88 (12.83%) Project Management
10 82 (11.95%) Retail
11 70 (10.20%) ISEB
12 68 (9.91%) E-Commerce
12 68 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 63 (9.18%) Degree
13 63 (9.18%) MS Office
14 61 (8.89%) Microsoft
15 60 (8.75%) Analytics
16 59 (8.60%) Asset Management
16 59 (8.60%) Fixed Income
17 54 (7.87%) Front Office
17 54 (7.87%) User Stories
18 51 (7.43%) Mentoring
18 51 (7.43%) Change Management
18 51 (7.43%) Investment Banking
19 50 (7.29%) Target Operating Model
20 49 (7.14%) Scrum
21 47 (6.85%) MiFID
22 44 (6.41%) Marketing
23 43 (6.27%) Derivative

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.17%) Confluence
2 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.44%) CMS
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.29%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.29%) SAS
4 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 63 (9.18%) MS Office
2 34 (4.96%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.44%) Endur
3 3 (0.44%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.29%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle TCA
4 2 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Sonata
5 1 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.58%) SaaS
2 3 (0.44%) Office 365
3 2 (0.29%) Force.com
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.87%) Intranet
1 6 (0.87%) LAN
1 6 (0.87%) SAN
1 6 (0.87%) WAN
2 4 (0.58%) Extranet
2 4 (0.58%) Firewall
2 4 (0.58%) Network Security
3 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (2.77%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.04%) Power BI
4 10 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.44%) Big Data
10 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.15%) DB2
11 1 (0.15%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.15%) OLAP
11 1 (0.15%) OLTP
11 1 (0.15%) QlikView
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (6.12%) JIRA
2 27 (3.94%) Toad
3 15 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.58%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 278 (40.52%) Finance
2 105 (15.31%) Banking
3 82 (11.95%) Retail
4 54 (7.87%) Front Office
5 51 (7.43%) Investment Banking
6 44 (6.41%) Marketing
7 36 (5.25%) Advertising
7 36 (5.25%) Legal
8 35 (5.10%) Financial Institution
9 25 (3.64%) Law
10 21 (3.06%) Back Office
11 16 (2.33%) Publishing
12 6 (0.87%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.73%) Automotive
14 3 (0.44%) Games
14 3 (0.44%) German Language
14 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Billing
15 2 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.81%) XML
2 22 (3.21%) FIX Protocol
3 19 (2.77%) .NET
4 5 (0.73%) Mason
5 3 (0.44%) HTML
5 3 (0.44%) HTML5
5 3 (0.44%) Middleware
5 3 (0.44%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.29%) COM
6 2 (0.29%) FpML
6 2 (0.29%) SOAP
6 2 (0.29%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.29%) Web Services
7 1 (0.15%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 108 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.60%) Fixed Income
3 43 (6.27%) Derivative
4 33 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 33 (4.81%) Reinsurance
5 32 (4.66%) Fintech
6 25 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (3.35%) Market Risk
8 21 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.77%) Psychology
10 18 (2.62%) Equities
11 16 (2.33%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.33%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.90%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.90%) User Experience
13 11 (1.60%) OTC Derivatives
14 10 (1.46%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.46%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (1.02%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.19%) Unix
2 11 (1.60%) Windows
3 6 (0.87%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (42.57%) Business Analysis
2 279 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (32.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (15.74%) Waterfall
5 100 (14.58%) SDLC
6 88 (12.83%) Project Management
7 68 (9.91%) E-Commerce
7 68 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 60 (8.75%) Analytics
9 59 (8.60%) Asset Management
10 54 (7.87%) User Stories
11 51 (7.43%) Change Management
11 51 (7.43%) Mentoring
12 50 (7.29%) Target Operating Model
13 49 (7.14%) Scrum
14 43 (6.27%) GAP Analysis
15 38 (5.54%) Wealth Management
16 37 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (5.39%) Investment Management
17 36 (5.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (23.03%) SQL
2 16 (2.33%) T-SQL
3 13 (1.90%) VBA
4 7 (1.02%) Java
5 6 (0.87%) R
6 5 (0.73%) C#
6 5 (0.73%) VB
7 3 (0.44%) C
8 2 (0.29%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.29%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (10.20%) ISEB
2 63 (9.18%) Degree
3 20 (2.92%) ACCA
3 20 (2.92%) CIMA
3 20 (2.92%) CIPFA
4 14 (2.04%) IIBA
5 9 (1.31%) CBAP
6 5 (0.73%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.58%) MBA
7 4 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.15%) APMG
9 1 (0.15%) CFA
9 1 (0.15%) MCSE
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.85%) MiFID
2 37 (5.39%) QA
3 9 (1.31%) EMIR
4 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.73%) Basel II
6 4 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.29%) FATCA
8 1 (0.15%) COREP
8 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (3.35%) Atlassian
4 18 (2.62%) OpenText
5 16 (2.33%) SAP
6 15 (2.19%) Tableau
7 9 (1.31%) HP
8 8 (1.17%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.17%) Oracle
9 6 (0.87%) Charles River
9 6 (0.87%) Cisco
9 6 (0.87%) Citrix
9 6 (0.87%) Murex
9 6 (0.87%) Sybase
9 6 (0.87%) VMware
10 5 (0.73%) Calypso
10 5 (0.73%) Reuters
11 4 (0.58%) Cognos
11 4 (0.58%) iManage
12 3 (0.44%) Yardi
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Flex Fund / Bonus / Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 - £80,000 + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000 depending on experience and location.
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-Frontiers
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£55,000+ Excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 6 days ago