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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 528 715 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.74% 5.87% 7.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 6.30% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 453 585 776
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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
10451 11344 11110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.82% 93.11% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9105 9745 10127
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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.

1 445 (39.24%) Business Analysis
2 416 (36.68%) Finance
3 284 (25.04%) SQL
4 274 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (19.93%) Analytical Skills
6 204 (17.99%) Banking
7 158 (13.93%) Degree
7 158 (13.93%) Project Management
8 129 (11.38%) Microsoft
9 128 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 125 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 111 (9.79%) Asset Management
12 105 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
13 103 (9.08%) MS Excel
14 100 (8.82%) Front Office
15 98 (8.64%) Retail
16 93 (8.20%) Investment Banking
17 92 (8.11%) UML
18 91 (8.02%) Data Modelling
19 89 (7.85%) CRM
20 87 (7.67%) Change Management
21 84 (7.41%) Data Analysis
22 81 (7.14%) Scrum
23 80 (7.05%) Telecoms
24 79 (6.97%) GAP Analysis
25 78 (6.88%) Investment Management
26 75 (6.61%) Workflow
26 75 (6.61%) ISEB
27 71 (6.26%) Back Office
28 70 (6.17%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 42 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.50%) SAS
3 9 (0.79%) CMS
4 7 (0.62%) Alfresco
4 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.53%) Confluence
5 6 (0.53%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.44%) Documentum
7 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.18%) Drupal
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 103 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 68 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 54 (4.76%) MS Office
4 32 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (2.29%) MS Project
6 9 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.088%) FastStats
8 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.06%) Markit EDM
2 12 (1.06%) SalesLogix
3 8 (0.71%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (0.53%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.44%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.35%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.35%) Summit
7 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.26%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.18%) Endur
9 2 (0.18%) Agresso
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.06%) SaaS
2 6 (0.53%) Force.com
3 3 (0.26%) Office 365
4 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.18%) LucidChart
4 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.088%) Taleo
5 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.088%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.06%) Internet
2 7 (0.62%) Intranet
3 6 (0.53%) MVNO
4 3 (0.26%) MPLS
5 2 (0.18%) VoIP
6 1 (0.088%) SAN
6 1 (0.088%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.088%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 68 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.06%) MS Access
9 12 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.88%) Data Mart
11 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.79%) QlikView
12 6 (0.53%) ProClarity
12 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.35%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 23 (2.03%) JIRA
2 19 (1.68%) ERwin
3 11 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (0.79%) Axure RP
5 7 (0.62%) RequisitePro
6 6 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.088%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.088%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.088%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.088%) TestPartner
8 1 (0.088%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.088%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.088%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 416 (36.68%) Finance
2 204 (17.99%) Banking
3 100 (8.82%) Front Office
4 98 (8.64%) Retail
5 93 (8.20%) Investment Banking
6 80 (7.05%) Telecoms
7 71 (6.26%) Back Office
8 66 (5.82%) Legal
9 51 (4.50%) Marketing
10 44 (3.88%) Advertising
11 23 (2.03%) Law
12 21 (1.85%) Billing
13 20 (1.76%) Financial Institution
14 12 (1.06%) Publishing
14 12 (1.06%) Games
15 8 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.71%) French Language
16 7 (0.62%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.26%) .NET
2 21 (1.85%) XML
3 16 (1.41%) HTML
4 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 8 (0.71%) J2EE
6 6 (0.53%) MDX
7 5 (0.44%) Mason
7 5 (0.44%) COM
8 4 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.35%) JSON
9 3 (0.26%) WinForms
9 3 (0.26%) Web Services
9 3 (0.26%) XSL
10 2 (0.18%) JMS
10 2 (0.18%) Middleware
10 2 (0.18%) CSS
10 2 (0.18%) SOAP
10 2 (0.18%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.18%) jQuery
11 1 (0.088%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 226 (19.93%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.17%) Derivative
3 60 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 59 (5.20%) Fixed Income
5 47 (4.14%) Mathematics
6 44 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 43 (3.79%) Computer Science
8 40 (3.53%) Equities
9 31 (2.73%) Physics
10 26 (2.29%) User Experience
11 22 (1.94%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.85%) Data Structures
12 21 (1.85%) Credit Risk
13 16 (1.41%) Data Integration
14 14 (1.23%) Market Risk
15 13 (1.15%) SWIFT
15 13 (1.15%) Digital Media
16 12 (1.06%) Visualisation
16 12 (1.06%) Statistics
17 11 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.50%) UNIX
2 15 (1.32%) Windows
3 6 (0.53%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.44%) Linux
5 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.18%) Android
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (39.24%) Business Analysis
2 274 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (13.93%) Project Management
4 128 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 125 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
6 111 (9.79%) Asset Management
7 105 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 92 (8.11%) UML
9 91 (8.02%) Data Modelling
10 89 (7.85%) CRM
11 87 (7.67%) Change Management
12 84 (7.41%) Data Analysis
13 81 (7.14%) Scrum
14 79 (6.97%) GAP Analysis
15 78 (6.88%) Investment Management
16 75 (6.61%) Workflow
17 67 (5.91%) PRINCE2
18 60 (5.29%) E-Commerce
19 57 (5.03%) Document Management
20 53 (4.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 284 (25.04%) SQL
2 36 (3.17%) Java
3 24 (2.12%) T-SQL
4 21 (1.85%) C#
5 13 (1.15%) VBA
5 13 (1.15%) VB
6 10 (0.88%) C
7 8 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.44%) VBScript
10 4 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.26%) R
11 3 (0.26%) Python
11 3 (0.26%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.26%) C++
12 2 (0.18%) PHP
12 2 (0.18%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.088%) ABAP
13 1 (0.088%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 158 (13.93%) Degree
2 75 (6.61%) ISEB
3 13 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (0.79%) IIBA
6 7 (0.62%) MBA
7 6 (0.53%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.44%) MCSE
8 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.44%) MCITP
8 5 (0.44%) APMP
9 4 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.35%) CBAP
9 4 (0.35%) PMP
9 4 (0.35%) ACCA
9 4 (0.35%) CIMA
10 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.18%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.23%) QA
2 11 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 10 (0.88%) EMIR
4 8 (0.71%) FATCA
5 7 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.35%) MiFID
9 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.26%) Basel III
10 2 (0.18%) SLA
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.18%) WAI
10 2 (0.18%) COREP
10 2 (0.18%) UCITS
11 1 (0.088%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.088%) CRD IV
System Software
1 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.088%) vSphere
3 1 (0.088%) Xen
3 1 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.18%) Control-M
1 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 129 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.03%) Oracle
3 40 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
4 36 (3.17%) SAP
5 26 (2.29%) Cognos
6 20 (1.76%) Charles River
7 15 (1.32%) Business Objects
8 14 (1.23%) Trillium
8 14 (1.23%) DataFlux
9 13 (1.15%) Siebel
10 11 (0.97%) Calypso
10 11 (0.97%) thinkFolio
11 10 (0.88%) Vermilion
12 9 (0.79%) Open Text
13 8 (0.71%) GoldenSource
13 8 (0.71%) Murex
14 7 (0.62%) Informatica
14 7 (0.62%) Algorithmics
15 6 (0.53%) Bloomberg
15 6 (0.53%) Lotus
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