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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 36 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 379 492 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.68% 4.74% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 4.97% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 353 424 525
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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.

1 414 (54.05%) Finance
2 291 (37.99%) Business Analysis
3 232 (30.29%) Banking
4 211 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 200 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
7 136 (17.75%) Investment Banking
8 118 (15.40%) Degree
9 109 (14.23%) Change Management
10 102 (13.32%) Asset Management
11 99 (12.92%) Use Case
12 96 (12.53%) SQL
13 94 (12.27%) SDLC
14 93 (12.14%) Project Management
15 79 (10.31%) ISEB
15 79 (10.31%) MS Office
15 79 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
16 78 (10.18%) Retail
17 76 (9.92%) Scrum
17 76 (9.92%) PRINCE2
18 75 (9.79%) UML
19 74 (9.66%) Waterfall
20 67 (8.75%) Derivative
21 66 (8.62%) Data Analysis
22 65 (8.49%) Microsoft
23 62 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
23 62 (8.09%) Analytics
24 61 (7.96%) Front Office
25 60 (7.83%) Investment Management
26 58 (7.57%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.04%) Documentum
3 7 (0.91%) SAS
4 4 (0.52%) CMS
5 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 79 (10.31%) MS Office
2 55 (7.18%) MS Excel
3 47 (6.14%) MS Visio
4 25 (3.26%) MS Project
5 19 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.09%) thinkFolio
2 13 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.04%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.65%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.65%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.65%) Summit
5 4 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 4 (0.52%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.52%) SAP PM
5 4 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.52%) SAP WM
6 3 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.26%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.26%) Endur
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.61%) SaaS
2 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.31%) Internet
2 8 (1.04%) Intranet
3 7 (0.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.26%) Wireless
5 1 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.57%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (5.87%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.83%) QlikView
4 13 (1.70%) Big Data
4 13 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (1.44%) Spotfire
7 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.52%) DataStage
11 3 (0.39%) MS Access
11 3 (0.39%) Power BI
11 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.26%) JIRA
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 414 (54.05%) Finance
2 232 (30.29%) Banking
3 136 (17.75%) Investment Banking
4 78 (10.18%) Retail
5 61 (7.96%) Front Office
6 57 (7.44%) Back Office
7 43 (5.61%) Legal
8 42 (5.48%) Advertising
9 25 (3.26%) Financial Institution
10 24 (3.13%) Law
10 24 (3.13%) Marketing
11 12 (1.57%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.04%) French Language
13 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.78%) Automotive
14 6 (0.78%) Publishing
15 5 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.39%) Games
16 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.35%) XML
2 12 (1.57%) .NET
3 11 (1.44%) HTML
4 9 (1.17%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (0.78%) CSS
7 5 (0.65%) Web Services
8 4 (0.52%) Middleware
9 3 (0.39%) Mason
10 2 (0.26%) J2EE
10 2 (0.26%) SOAP
11 1 (0.13%) EDI
11 1 (0.13%) FpML
11 1 (0.13%) Google Maps API
11 1 (0.13%) JMS
11 1 (0.13%) Velocity
11 1 (0.13%) WSDL
11 1 (0.13%) XBRL
11 1 (0.13%) XSD
11 1 (0.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 148 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (8.75%) Derivative
3 45 (5.87%) Fixed Income
4 42 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 39 (5.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (3.92%) Equities
7 25 (3.26%) Computer Science
8 24 (3.13%) Credit Risk
9 19 (2.48%) Market Risk
9 19 (2.48%) Psychology
10 17 (2.22%) User Experience
11 12 (1.57%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.57%) Reinsurance
12 11 (1.44%) Reference Data
12 11 (1.44%) Social Media
13 9 (1.17%) Fintech
13 9 (1.17%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.17%) SWIFT
14 8 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (1.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.09%) Windows
2 8 (1.04%) Unix
2 8 (1.04%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.52%) Linux
4 3 (0.39%) Android
4 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.26%) AIX
5 2 (0.26%) Solaris
5 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (37.99%) Business Analysis
2 211 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 200 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (14.23%) Change Management
5 102 (13.32%) Asset Management
6 99 (12.92%) Use Case
7 94 (12.27%) SDLC
8 93 (12.14%) Project Management
9 79 (10.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 76 (9.92%) PRINCE2
10 76 (9.92%) Scrum
11 75 (9.79%) UML
12 74 (9.66%) Waterfall
13 66 (8.62%) Data Analysis
14 62 (8.09%) Analytics
14 62 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (7.83%) Investment Management
16 54 (7.05%) User Stories
17 52 (6.79%) Mentoring
18 49 (6.40%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 96 (12.53%) SQL
2 17 (2.22%) Java
3 15 (1.96%) C#
3 15 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.17%) T-SQL
4 9 (1.17%) VBA
5 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.39%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.26%) C
7 2 (0.26%) C++
7 2 (0.26%) R
8 1 (0.13%) PHP
8 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (15.40%) Degree
2 79 (10.31%) ISEB
3 23 (3.00%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.35%) PMP
5 16 (2.09%) ACCA
6 14 (1.83%) CIMA
7 9 (1.17%) CIPFA
7 9 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.91%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.52%) IIBA
10 2 (0.26%) CBAP
10 2 (0.26%) CITP
10 2 (0.26%) MBCS
10 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) CFA
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MBA
11 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.31%) MiFID
2 23 (3.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 22 (2.87%) EMIR
4 19 (2.48%) QA
5 13 (1.70%) Solvency II
6 12 (1.57%) CRD IV
7 11 (1.44%) COREP
7 11 (1.44%) FINREP
8 7 (0.91%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.78%) Basel III
9 6 (0.78%) SEPA
10 4 (0.52%) COBIT
11 3 (0.39%) FATCA
11 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.13%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 65 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.39%) Oracle
3 20 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (2.48%) Murex
5 16 (2.09%) SAP
6 15 (1.96%) Tableau
7 12 (1.57%) Calypso
7 12 (1.57%) SunGard
8 10 (1.31%) Charles River
9 8 (1.04%) HP
10 7 (0.91%) Ensighten
11 5 (0.65%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.52%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.52%) RedPrairie
12 4 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 4 (0.52%) SimCorp
12 4 (0.52%) Teradata
13 3 (0.39%) Actimize
13 3 (0.39%) Eze Castle Integration
13 3 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
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