The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 727 830 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.74% 7.06% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 7.56% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 613 741 994
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Business Analyst
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 554 (41.13%) Business Analysis
2 550 (40.83%) Finance
3 327 (24.28%) Banking
4 256 (19.01%) SQL
5 208 (15.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 199 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (14.77%) Project Management
7 191 (14.18%) UML
8 169 (12.55%) Investment Banking
8 169 (12.55%) Use Case
9 160 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 148 (10.99%) Front Office
11 146 (10.84%) Degree
12 137 (10.17%) E-Commerce
13 133 (9.87%) Asset Management
14 131 (9.73%) Retail
15 130 (9.65%) Scrum
16 124 (9.21%) Derivative
17 119 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
17 119 (8.83%) Microsoft
18 118 (8.76%) User Stories
19 116 (8.61%) Data Analysis
20 110 (8.17%) Fixed Income
21 107 (7.94%) Back Office
22 105 (7.80%) CRM
23 103 (7.65%) Equities
24 96 (7.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 93 (6.90%) Investment Management
25 93 (6.90%) ISEB
26 91 (6.76%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.12%) CMS
3 18 (1.34%) Drupal
4 11 (0.82%) SAS
5 6 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.37%) Confluence
7 3 (0.22%) PowerExchange
8 2 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.074%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.074%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.074%) FileNet
9 1 (0.074%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 88 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 56 (4.16%) MS Office
3 51 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 31 (2.30%) MS Project
5 24 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.22%) SPSS
7 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 23 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.97%) LatentZero
3 13 (0.97%) Summit
4 10 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.37%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.37%) Magento
5 5 (0.37%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.22%) Endur
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.15%) Eagle STAR
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.074%) LucidChart
2 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.074%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.71%) FTP
2 21 (1.56%) Internet
3 17 (1.26%) Intranet
4 4 (0.30%) MVNO
5 2 (0.15%) VoIP
5 2 (0.15%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.074%) GSM
6 1 (0.074%) Extranet
6 1 (0.074%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (1.86%) QlikView
6 23 (1.71%) Data Mining
6 23 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (0.67%) MS Access
11 7 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.37%) ZAP BI
13 5 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (0.37%) Data Mart
14 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (1.34%) JIRA
2 10 (0.74%) ERwin
3 9 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.45%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.15%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.15%) Toad
7 2 (0.15%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.074%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.074%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle Forms
General
1 550 (40.83%) Finance
2 327 (24.28%) Banking
3 169 (12.55%) Investment Banking
4 148 (10.99%) Front Office
5 131 (9.73%) Retail
6 107 (7.94%) Back Office
7 66 (4.90%) Marketing
8 54 (4.01%) Telecoms
9 42 (3.12%) Advertising
10 35 (2.60%) Financial Institution
11 31 (2.30%) Retail Banking
12 30 (2.23%) Legal
13 20 (1.48%) Publishing
14 19 (1.41%) General Ledger
15 18 (1.34%) Billing
16 10 (0.74%) Games
17 9 (0.67%) Manufacturing
18 8 (0.59%) Private Banking
19 6 (0.45%) Automotive
20 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.79%) .NET
2 45 (3.34%) XML
3 29 (2.15%) HTML
4 23 (1.71%) CSS
5 21 (1.56%) JSON
6 15 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 10 (0.74%) J2EE
8 6 (0.45%) Mason
9 5 (0.37%) Scilab
9 5 (0.37%) Web Services
10 4 (0.30%) Middleware
10 4 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.22%) Murex MxML
12 2 (0.15%) XSLT
12 2 (0.15%) LAMP
12 2 (0.15%) SAP XI
12 2 (0.15%) FpML
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Camel
13 1 (0.074%) WebCenter
13 1 (0.074%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.21%) Derivative
2 110 (8.17%) Fixed Income
3 103 (7.65%) Equities
4 96 (7.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (4.75%) Management Information System
6 57 (4.23%) Credit Risk
7 49 (3.64%) Market Risk
7 49 (3.64%) Hedge funds
8 48 (3.56%) Equity Derivative
9 39 (2.90%) Computer Science
10 33 (2.45%) Mathematics
11 32 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
12 30 (2.23%) SWIFT
13 25 (1.86%) Open Source
14 24 (1.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 23 (1.71%) Physics
16 21 (1.56%) Reference Data
17 15 (1.11%) Visualisation
17 15 (1.11%) Digital Media
18 14 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (1.86%) UNIX
2 12 (0.89%) Windows
3 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.37%) Linux
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (41.13%) Business Analysis
2 208 (15.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 199 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (14.77%) Project Management
4 191 (14.18%) UML
5 169 (12.55%) Use Case
6 160 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 137 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 133 (9.87%) Asset Management
9 130 (9.65%) Scrum
10 119 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
11 118 (8.76%) User Stories
12 116 (8.61%) Data Analysis
13 105 (7.80%) CRM
14 93 (6.90%) Investment Management
15 90 (6.68%) Workflow
16 80 (5.94%) Data Modelling
17 78 (5.79%) Requirements Analysis
18 75 (5.57%) Change Management
19 60 (4.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 256 (19.01%) SQL
2 34 (2.52%) Java
3 30 (2.23%) T-SQL
4 15 (1.11%) C#
5 11 (0.82%) VBA
6 9 (0.67%) VB
7 8 (0.59%) C
7 8 (0.59%) PowerHouse
7 8 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.52%) VB.NET
8 7 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.45%) Python
9 6 (0.45%) VBScript
9 6 (0.45%) R
10 5 (0.37%) X++
10 5 (0.37%) MATLAB
10 5 (0.37%) C++
10 5 (0.37%) Perl
10 5 (0.37%) PHP
11 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 146 (10.84%) Degree
2 93 (6.90%) ISEB
3 14 (1.04%) IIBA
4 12 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.74%) PMP
6 7 (0.52%) ACCA
6 7 (0.52%) CIMA
7 6 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.37%) CBAP
9 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.22%) MCSE
10 3 (0.22%) MCSA
11 2 (0.15%) PhD
11 2 (0.15%) CFA
11 2 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.15%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.074%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.074%) CITP
12 1 (0.074%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.09%) QA
2 23 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
3 22 (1.63%) EMIR
4 15 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.82%) SLA
6 10 (0.74%) Basel II
7 9 (0.67%) FATCA
8 7 (0.52%) MiFID
9 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.37%) Basel III
11 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.22%) COREP
12 3 (0.22%) FINREP
13 2 (0.15%) COBIT
13 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.074%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.074%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.074%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.074%) SCCM
2 1 (0.074%) Control-M
Vendors
1 119 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 91 (6.76%) Oracle
3 33 (2.45%) Cognos
4 30 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (2.08%) Business Objects
6 26 (1.93%) SAP
7 23 (1.71%) Murex
8 19 (1.41%) JD Edwards
9 16 (1.19%) thinkFolio
10 13 (0.97%) Charles River
10 13 (0.97%) Calypso
11 11 (0.82%) Vermilion
12 10 (0.74%) Fidessa
12 10 (0.74%) Bloomberg
13 8 (0.59%) IBM
13 8 (0.59%) Sybase
13 8 (0.59%) ATG
14 7 (0.52%) Demandware
14 7 (0.52%) Teradata
14 7 (0.52%) Siebel
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £95 - £110 per annum + Front Office Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 53000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000-50000 + Bouns+Health care+life insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The 100 Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago