The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 31 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 315 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.27% 5.55% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.51% 5.80% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 304 348 402
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 302 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (43.55%) Business Analysis
3 270 (40.97%) Finance
4 227 (34.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 163 (24.73%) SQL
6 109 (16.54%) Waterfall
7 97 (14.72%) SDLC
7 97 (14.72%) Banking
8 94 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
9 92 (13.96%) Project Management
10 85 (12.90%) Retail
11 82 (12.44%) ISEB
12 69 (10.47%) E-Commerce
13 67 (10.17%) User Stories
14 66 (10.02%) Microsoft
15 64 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
16 62 (9.41%) Degree
17 56 (8.50%) Analytics
17 56 (8.50%) Change Management
18 50 (7.59%) Legal
19 49 (7.44%) Fixed Income
19 49 (7.44%) Asset Management
20 48 (7.28%) Scrum
20 48 (7.28%) MS Office
21 45 (6.83%) Investment Banking
21 45 (6.83%) Marketing
22 44 (6.68%) Front Office
23 43 (6.53%) Law
23 43 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
23 43 (6.53%) MiFID

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.37%) Confluence
2 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.46%) CMS
4 2 (0.30%) SAS
4 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 48 (7.28%) MS Office
2 35 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.61%) Temenos Globus
3 3 (0.46%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.30%) Endur
4 2 (0.30%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.30%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle TCA
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.30%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.15%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.91%) SaaS
2 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 2 (0.30%) Force.com
4 2 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Asana
5 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.52%) Intranet
2 8 (1.21%) Extranet
3 5 (0.76%) LAN
3 5 (0.76%) SAN
3 5 (0.76%) WAN
4 4 (0.61%) Firewall
4 4 (0.61%) Network Security
5 2 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.03%) Power BI
3 18 (2.73%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.91%) Big Data
6 6 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.15%) DB2
10 1 (0.15%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.15%) OLAP
10 1 (0.15%) OLTP
10 1 (0.15%) QlikView
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (5.92%) JIRA
2 32 (4.86%) Toad
3 22 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.46%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 270 (40.97%) Finance
2 97 (14.72%) Banking
3 85 (12.90%) Retail
4 50 (7.59%) Legal
5 45 (6.83%) Investment Banking
5 45 (6.83%) Marketing
6 44 (6.68%) Front Office
7 43 (6.53%) Law
8 34 (5.16%) Advertising
9 29 (4.40%) Financial Institution
10 17 (2.58%) Publishing
11 15 (2.28%) Back Office
12 9 (1.37%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.76%) Automotive
13 5 (0.76%) Billing
14 4 (0.61%) French Language
14 4 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.46%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
16 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.46%) XML
2 26 (3.95%) .NET
3 25 (3.79%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (1.06%) HTML
5 6 (0.91%) HTML5
6 4 (0.61%) Mason
7 3 (0.46%) Middleware
7 3 (0.46%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.30%) FpML
8 2 (0.30%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.15%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.15%) SOAP
9 1 (0.15%) Web Services
9 1 (0.15%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.44%) Fixed Income
3 36 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.70%) Derivative
5 27 (4.10%) Fintech
6 24 (3.64%) Reinsurance
7 22 (3.34%) Digital Media
8 21 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (3.19%) Market Risk
9 20 (3.03%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.73%) Equities
11 17 (2.58%) User Experience
12 15 (2.28%) Credit Risk
13 14 (2.12%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.52%) Computer Science
14 10 (1.52%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.21%) OTC Derivatives
16 6 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.91%) FMCG
17 5 (0.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.97%) Unix
2 10 (1.52%) Windows
3 5 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.15%) Linux
4 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (43.55%) Business Analysis
3 227 (34.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (16.54%) Waterfall
5 97 (14.72%) SDLC
6 92 (13.96%) Project Management
7 69 (10.47%) E-Commerce
8 67 (10.17%) User Stories
9 64 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 56 (8.50%) Analytics
10 56 (8.50%) Change Management
11 49 (7.44%) Asset Management
12 48 (7.28%) Scrum
13 43 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (6.07%) Mentoring
15 38 (5.77%) Workflow
16 37 (5.61%) Target Operating Model
17 33 (5.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 32 (4.86%) Mobile Application Development
18 32 (4.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (24.73%) SQL
2 23 (3.49%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.37%) VBA
4 8 (1.21%) Java
5 6 (0.91%) R
6 5 (0.76%) C#
7 4 (0.61%) VB
8 2 (0.30%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.30%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) ABAP
9 1 (0.15%) C
9 1 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (12.44%) ISEB
2 62 (9.41%) Degree
3 20 (3.03%) IIBA
4 15 (2.28%) ACCA
4 15 (2.28%) CIMA
4 15 (2.28%) CIPFA
5 11 (1.67%) CBAP
6 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.30%) MBA
7 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) APMG
8 1 (0.15%) CFA
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.53%) MiFID
2 36 (5.46%) QA
3 16 (2.43%) IFRS
3 16 (2.43%) IFRS 9
3 16 (2.43%) PMO
4 6 (0.91%) EMIR
5 4 (0.61%) Basel II
5 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.30%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) FINREP
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 66 (10.02%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (4.10%) SAP
4 23 (3.49%) OpenText
5 20 (3.03%) Tableau
6 18 (2.73%) Atlassian
7 14 (2.12%) Oracle
8 7 (1.06%) HP
9 6 (0.91%) Charles River
9 6 (0.91%) Sybase
10 5 (0.76%) Bloomberg
10 5 (0.76%) Cisco
10 5 (0.76%) Citrix
10 5 (0.76%) Murex
10 5 (0.76%) VMware
11 4 (0.61%) Cognos
11 4 (0.61%) Fidessa
11 4 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.61%) Reuters
12 3 (0.46%) Pega
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000k + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 6 days ago