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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 33 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 596 659 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.82% 5.23% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 5.66% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 501 543 675
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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
9441 11652 11236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 92.50% 93.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8153 9827 9754
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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.

1 477 (41.33%) Business Analysis
2 462 (40.03%) Finance
3 306 (26.52%) Banking
4 253 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (20.88%) SQL
6 185 (16.03%) Project Management
7 167 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
8 163 (14.12%) Investment Banking
9 156 (13.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 155 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 135 (11.70%) Retail
12 129 (11.18%) Microsoft
13 127 (11.01%) Degree
14 124 (10.75%) SDLC
15 123 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
16 114 (9.88%) Front Office
17 101 (8.75%) PRINCE2
18 95 (8.23%) Asset Management
19 91 (7.89%) MS Excel
20 86 (7.45%) UML
21 85 (7.37%) Use Case
22 80 (6.93%) Telecoms
23 79 (6.85%) Derivative
24 77 (6.67%) Equities
25 76 (6.59%) Scrum
26 74 (6.41%) Back Office
26 74 (6.41%) Data Analysis
27 72 (6.24%) CRM
27 72 (6.24%) E-Commerce
28 70 (6.07%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 56 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.39%) WebSphere
3 15 (1.30%) SAS
4 14 (1.21%) Documentum
5 9 (0.78%) WorkSite
6 8 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.35%) FileNet
8 3 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Confluence
9 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.087%) IIS
10 1 (0.087%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.087%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 91 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 63 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 59 (5.11%) MS Office
4 47 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (2.60%) MS Project
6 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.087%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 15 (1.30%) thinkFolio
2 14 (1.21%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.78%) SimCorp Dimension
3 9 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.69%) Cognos Planning
4 8 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
6 6 (0.52%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.52%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.43%) LatentZero
7 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.35%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.35%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.35%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.65%) SaaS
2 7 (0.61%) Force.com
3 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.087%) Office 365
5 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.17%) Internet
2 15 (1.30%) Intranet
3 10 (0.87%) DSL
4 9 (0.78%) VoIP
5 6 (0.52%) GSM
6 3 (0.26%) Broadband
7 2 (0.17%) WebEx
8 1 (0.087%) SSH
8 1 (0.087%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (1.30%) EDRMS
8 13 (1.13%) QlikView
8 13 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.52%) Big Data
12 6 (0.52%) Xcelsius
13 5 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (2.25%) JIRA
2 4 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.087%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.087%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.087%) Toad
5 1 (0.087%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 462 (40.03%) Finance
2 306 (26.52%) Banking
3 163 (14.12%) Investment Banking
4 135 (11.70%) Retail
5 114 (9.88%) Front Office
6 80 (6.93%) Telecoms
7 74 (6.41%) Back Office
8 67 (5.81%) Marketing
9 54 (4.68%) Legal
10 33 (2.86%) Advertising
10 33 (2.86%) Law
11 28 (2.43%) Billing
12 25 (2.17%) Financial Institution
13 21 (1.82%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.87%) Games
14 10 (0.87%) Wholesale Banking
15 8 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.61%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.61%) Publishing
16 7 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.25%) .NET
2 23 (1.99%) XML
3 13 (1.13%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (0.52%) HTML
5 4 (0.35%) XML Messaging
5 4 (0.35%) D3.js
6 3 (0.26%) Pandas
6 3 (0.26%) htmlwidgets
6 3 (0.26%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.26%) HTML5
6 3 (0.26%) SciPy
6 3 (0.26%) NumPy
6 3 (0.26%) Matplotlib
6 3 (0.26%) Middleware
6 3 (0.26%) EDI
7 2 (0.17%) WSDL
7 2 (0.17%) CSS
7 2 (0.17%) SOAP
7 2 (0.17%) Web Services
7 2 (0.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 167 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (6.85%) Derivative
3 77 (6.67%) Equities
4 70 (6.07%) Fixed Income
5 66 (5.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 61 (5.29%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.43%) Mathematics
8 24 (2.08%) User Experience
9 23 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.82%) SWIFT
11 20 (1.73%) Data Structures
11 20 (1.73%) Reference Data
12 16 (1.39%) Computer Science
13 13 (1.13%) Web 2.0
14 12 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (1.04%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.95%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.95%) Market Risk
16 10 (0.87%) Statistics
17 9 (0.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (1.91%) Windows
2 16 (1.39%) UNIX
3 9 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 8 (0.69%) Linux
5 4 (0.35%) Android
5 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (41.33%) Business Analysis
2 253 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (16.03%) Project Management
4 156 (13.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 155 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 124 (10.75%) SDLC
7 123 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
8 101 (8.75%) PRINCE2
9 95 (8.23%) Asset Management
10 86 (7.45%) UML
11 85 (7.37%) Use Case
12 76 (6.59%) Scrum
13 74 (6.41%) Data Analysis
14 72 (6.24%) CRM
14 72 (6.24%) E-Commerce
15 70 (6.07%) Change Management
16 69 (5.98%) Waterfall
17 67 (5.81%) Workflow
18 63 (5.46%) Data Modelling
19 61 (5.29%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 241 (20.88%) SQL
2 35 (3.03%) Java
3 23 (1.99%) C#
4 22 (1.91%) T-SQL
5 19 (1.65%) VBA
6 10 (0.87%) C
7 9 (0.78%) R
8 7 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.43%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.43%) Python
9 5 (0.43%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.17%) Korn
10 2 (0.17%) C++
10 2 (0.17%) VBScript
11 1 (0.087%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.087%) Scala
11 1 (0.087%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.087%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (11.01%) Degree
2 67 (5.81%) ISEB
3 21 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 20 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.39%) PMP
6 13 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (0.52%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.52%) CBAP
10 5 (0.43%) IIBA
11 4 (0.35%) ACCA
12 3 (0.26%) CIMA
12 3 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.17%) CFA
14 1 (0.087%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.087%) MBA
14 1 (0.087%) HND
14 1 (0.087%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.94%) QA
2 24 (2.08%) MiFID
3 21 (1.82%) Solvency II
3 21 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 21 (1.82%) EMIR
4 12 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.61%) SLA
5 7 (0.61%) COREP
5 7 (0.61%) FINREP
6 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.43%) FATCA
7 5 (0.43%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.35%) Basel III
8 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.26%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.26%) Basel II
10 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.087%) AIFMD
System Software
1 1 (0.087%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 129 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 57 (4.94%) Oracle
3 52 (4.51%) SAP
4 36 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (2.25%) Business Objects
6 20 (1.73%) Charles River
7 18 (1.56%) hybris
8 17 (1.47%) Cognos
9 16 (1.39%) Tableau
9 16 (1.39%) Demandware
10 14 (1.21%) ATG
11 12 (1.04%) GoldenSource
11 12 (1.04%) Murex
12 11 (0.95%) Sun
13 10 (0.87%) SimCorp
13 10 (0.87%) BI-SAM
14 9 (0.78%) Interwoven
15 7 (0.61%) Actuate
16 6 (0.52%) Fidessa
16 6 (0.52%) Siebel
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + an attractive benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £42000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per day + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago