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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 43 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 620 690 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.22% 5.83% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 6.26% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 509 591 799
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +6.18%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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.

1 499 (39.05%) Business Analysis
2 484 (37.87%) Finance
3 339 (26.53%) SQL
4 270 (21.13%) Banking
5 192 (15.02%) Project Management
6 184 (14.40%) Degree
7 153 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 142 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 137 (10.72%) Retail
10 130 (10.17%) Asset Management
10 130 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 125 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 124 (9.70%) Front Office
13 119 (9.31%) Investment Banking
14 114 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
14 114 (8.92%) UML
15 109 (8.53%) Data Analysis
16 107 (8.37%) Change Management
17 105 (8.22%) Derivative
17 105 (8.22%) Back Office
18 100 (7.82%) MS Excel
19 91 (7.12%) ISEB
20 89 (6.96%) E-Commerce
21 87 (6.81%) SQL Server
22 85 (6.65%) Workflow
22 85 (6.65%) Investment Management
23 82 (6.42%) Fixed Income
24 76 (5.95%) Oracle
25 75 (5.87%) Equities
26 74 (5.79%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 60 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.33%) CMS
3 4 (0.31%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (0.23%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.23%) Confluence
4 3 (0.23%) SAS
4 3 (0.23%) PowerExchange
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.16%) Documentum
5 2 (0.16%) Drupal
5 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.078%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.078%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.078%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.078%) WorkSite
Applications
1 100 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 70 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 53 (4.15%) MS Office
4 32 (2.50%) MS Project
5 27 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.78%) LatentZero
3 9 (0.70%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.55%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.55%) Summit
5 6 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.39%) Magento
7 4 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.31%) SalesLogix
7 4 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.31%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.31%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.23%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.23%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.94%) SaaS
2 7 (0.55%) Force.com
3 3 (0.23%) LucidChart
4 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.078%) Taleo
5 1 (0.078%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.41%) Intranet
2 9 (0.70%) Internet
3 5 (0.39%) MVNO
4 3 (0.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (3.83%) Relational Database
4 35 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (1.56%) MS Access
7 18 (1.41%) QlikView
8 17 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 16 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.10%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.02%) Data Mart
12 12 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.70%) ProClarity
14 9 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.39%) Essbase
15 5 (0.39%) SAP BI
15 5 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (1.41%) JIRA
2 14 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (1.02%) ERwin
4 11 (0.86%) Axure RP
5 7 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (0.55%) RequisitePro
6 3 (0.23%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.078%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.078%) Toad
8 1 (0.078%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.078%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.078%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.078%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.078%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 484 (37.87%) Finance
2 270 (21.13%) Banking
3 137 (10.72%) Retail
4 124 (9.70%) Front Office
5 119 (9.31%) Investment Banking
6 105 (8.22%) Back Office
7 74 (5.79%) Marketing
8 72 (5.63%) Telecoms
9 60 (4.69%) Legal
10 47 (3.68%) Advertising
11 39 (3.05%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.80%) Retail Banking
13 18 (1.41%) Billing
14 12 (0.94%) Law
15 11 (0.86%) Games
16 10 (0.78%) Publishing
17 9 (0.70%) General Ledger
17 9 (0.70%) International Banking
18 7 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
19 6 (0.47%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.40%) .NET
2 23 (1.80%) HTML
3 20 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 20 (1.56%) XML
4 10 (0.78%) J2EE
5 9 (0.70%) MDX
6 7 (0.55%) Mason
6 7 (0.55%) CSS
7 6 (0.47%) Middleware
8 5 (0.39%) COM
8 5 (0.39%) JSON
9 4 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.23%) Murex MxML
10 3 (0.23%) Scilab
10 3 (0.23%) XSLT
10 3 (0.23%) FIXML
10 3 (0.23%) SOAP
11 2 (0.16%) Web Services
11 2 (0.16%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (8.22%) Derivative
2 82 (6.42%) Fixed Income
3 75 (5.87%) Equities
4 73 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 69 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 68 (5.32%) Management Information System
7 58 (4.54%) Mathematics
8 48 (3.76%) Physics
9 47 (3.68%) Hedge funds
10 38 (2.97%) Credit Risk
11 23 (1.80%) Equity Derivative
11 23 (1.80%) Mainframe
12 22 (1.72%) Market Risk
13 19 (1.49%) Statistics
13 19 (1.49%) Reference Data
14 16 (1.25%) SWIFT
14 16 (1.25%) Digital Media
15 12 (0.94%) EPoS
15 12 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
16 11 (0.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (1.72%) UNIX
2 15 (1.17%) Windows
3 7 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.31%) Linux
5 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.16%) Android
6 2 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (39.05%) Business Analysis
2 192 (15.02%) Project Management
3 153 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
4 130 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
4 130 (10.17%) Asset Management
5 125 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 114 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (8.92%) UML
7 109 (8.53%) Data Analysis
8 107 (8.37%) Change Management
9 89 (6.96%) E-Commerce
10 85 (6.65%) Workflow
10 85 (6.65%) Investment Management
11 68 (5.32%) Use Case
12 66 (5.16%) Scrum
12 66 (5.16%) CRM
13 65 (5.09%) RUP
14 63 (4.93%) Test Scripting
15 61 (4.77%) PRINCE2
16 59 (4.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 339 (26.53%) SQL
2 48 (3.76%) T-SQL
3 45 (3.52%) Java
4 23 (1.80%) C#
5 20 (1.56%) VB
6 19 (1.49%) C
7 16 (1.25%) VBA
8 8 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.63%) C++
9 7 (0.55%) PHP
10 5 (0.39%) Python
10 5 (0.39%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.39%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.31%) R
11 4 (0.31%) X++
11 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.23%) VBScript
12 3 (0.23%) Perl
12 3 (0.23%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 184 (14.40%) Degree
2 91 (7.12%) ISEB
3 15 (1.17%) ISEB Practitioner
4 13 (1.02%) PMI Certification
5 12 (0.94%) PMP
6 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.63%) MCSE
6 8 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.47%) IIBA
8 5 (0.39%) MCITP
8 5 (0.39%) ACCA
8 5 (0.39%) CIMA
9 3 (0.23%) MCSA
9 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.16%) CBAP
10 2 (0.16%) MBA
10 2 (0.16%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.078%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.15%) QA
2 22 (1.72%) EMIR
3 17 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.63%) AIFMD
6 8 (0.63%) SLA
7 6 (0.47%) COREP
7 6 (0.47%) FATCA
8 5 (0.39%) MiFID
9 4 (0.31%) Basel III
9 4 (0.31%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.23%) FINREP
10 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.16%) Basel II
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.16%) COBIT
12 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.078%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.078%) SCCM
Vendors
1 142 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 76 (5.95%) Oracle
3 54 (4.23%) SAP
4 46 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (3.13%) Cognos
6 27 (2.11%) Business Objects
7 18 (1.41%) Murex
8 17 (1.33%) Calypso
8 17 (1.33%) Charles River
9 16 (1.25%) Informatica
10 13 (1.02%) thinkFolio
11 12 (0.94%) Bloomberg
12 10 (0.78%) hybris
13 9 (0.70%) JD Edwards
13 9 (0.70%) Siebel
14 7 (0.55%) iRise
14 7 (0.55%) Vermilion
15 6 (0.47%) DataFlux
15 6 (0.47%) Open Text
15 6 (0.47%) CODA
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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