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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 45 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 648 751 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.20% 6.26% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 6.72% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 532 643 844
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11489 11178 12228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.20% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 9788 11147
Average salary £52,500 £53,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 536 (39.70%) Business Analysis
2 522 (38.67%) Finance
3 342 (25.33%) SQL
4 302 (22.37%) Banking
5 221 (16.37%) Project Management
6 186 (13.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 180 (13.33%) Degree
8 148 (10.96%) Front Office
9 145 (10.74%) Retail
10 141 (10.44%) Asset Management
10 141 (10.44%) Microsoft
11 139 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
11 139 (10.30%) Investment Banking
12 134 (9.93%) UML
13 131 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
14 130 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 125 (9.26%) Derivative
16 121 (8.96%) Data Analysis
17 119 (8.81%) Back Office
18 110 (8.15%) E-Commerce
19 105 (7.78%) MS Excel
19 105 (7.78%) Fixed Income
20 103 (7.63%) Change Management
21 101 (7.48%) Equities
22 94 (6.96%) SQL Server
23 92 (6.81%) ISEB
24 91 (6.74%) Investment Management
25 90 (6.67%) Workflow
26 88 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 84 (6.22%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.33%) CMS
3 9 (0.67%) SAS
4 4 (0.30%) Confluence
4 4 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.22%) PowerExchange
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.15%) Drupal
7 1 (0.074%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.074%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.074%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.074%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 56 (4.15%) MS Office
4 35 (2.59%) MS Project
5 27 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.41%) LatentZero
2 13 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.81%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.67%) Summit
5 6 (0.44%) Eagle PACE
5 6 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.37%) Magento
7 4 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.30%) Endur
7 4 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.22%) Loan IQ
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.74%) SaaS
2 5 (0.37%) Force.com
3 2 (0.15%) LucidChart
4 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.48%) Intranet
2 12 (0.89%) Internet
3 4 (0.30%) FTP
4 3 (0.22%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.074%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 35 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 23 (1.70%) QlikView
8 20 (1.48%) MS Access
9 19 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.26%) Data Mart
11 14 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (0.67%) ProClarity
16 8 (0.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 7 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 19 (1.41%) JIRA
2 13 (0.96%) ERwin
2 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (0.59%) Axure RP
4 6 (0.44%) RequisitePro
5 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.074%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.074%) Toad
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.074%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.074%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.074%) SoapUI
General
1 522 (38.67%) Finance
2 302 (22.37%) Banking
3 148 (10.96%) Front Office
4 145 (10.74%) Retail
5 139 (10.30%) Investment Banking
6 119 (8.81%) Back Office
7 81 (6.00%) Marketing
8 65 (4.81%) Telecoms
9 54 (4.00%) Advertising
10 52 (3.85%) Legal
11 39 (2.89%) Financial Institution
12 32 (2.37%) Retail Banking
13 21 (1.56%) Billing
13 21 (1.56%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.89%) Games
15 11 (0.81%) Law
16 10 (0.74%) Publishing
17 9 (0.67%) International Banking
18 7 (0.52%) Private Banking
18 7 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (4.96%) .NET
2 29 (2.15%) XML
3 25 (1.85%) HTML
4 17 (1.26%) ASP.NET
5 14 (1.04%) CSS
6 11 (0.81%) JSON
7 9 (0.67%) MDX
7 9 (0.67%) J2EE
8 8 (0.59%) Mason
9 7 (0.52%) Middleware
10 4 (0.30%) Scilab
10 4 (0.30%) COM
10 4 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.22%) SOAP
11 3 (0.22%) FIXML
11 3 (0.22%) Murex MxML
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Camel
12 2 (0.15%) SAP XI
12 2 (0.15%) Web Services
12 2 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.26%) Derivative
2 105 (7.78%) Fixed Income
3 101 (7.48%) Equities
4 88 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 70 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 65 (4.81%) Hedge funds
7 63 (4.67%) Management Information System
8 54 (4.00%) Mathematics
9 53 (3.93%) Credit Risk
10 45 (3.33%) Physics
11 43 (3.19%) Equity Derivative
12 28 (2.07%) Market Risk
12 28 (2.07%) Credit Derivative
13 25 (1.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 24 (1.78%) SWIFT
15 22 (1.63%) Reference Data
16 20 (1.48%) Mainframe
17 19 (1.41%) Statistics
18 16 (1.19%) Digital Media
19 15 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (1.93%) UNIX
2 12 (0.89%) Windows
3 6 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.30%) Linux
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.15%) AIX
7 1 (0.074%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (39.70%) Business Analysis
2 221 (16.37%) Project Management
3 186 (13.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 141 (10.44%) Asset Management
5 139 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
6 134 (9.93%) UML
7 131 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 121 (8.96%) Data Analysis
10 110 (8.15%) E-Commerce
11 103 (7.63%) Change Management
12 91 (6.74%) Investment Management
13 90 (6.67%) Workflow
14 84 (6.22%) Use Case
15 74 (5.48%) Scrum
16 73 (5.41%) Test Scripting
17 68 (5.04%) CRM
18 63 (4.67%) PRINCE2
18 63 (4.67%) BPMN
19 62 (4.59%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 342 (25.33%) SQL
2 51 (3.78%) T-SQL
3 36 (2.67%) Java
4 21 (1.56%) C#
4 21 (1.56%) VBA
5 19 (1.41%) VB
5 19 (1.41%) C
6 9 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 8 (0.59%) C++
8 7 (0.52%) PHP
8 7 (0.52%) Python
9 6 (0.44%) R
9 6 (0.44%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.37%) X++
10 5 (0.37%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.30%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.30%) VBScript
12 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 180 (13.33%) Degree
2 92 (6.81%) ISEB
3 17 (1.26%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.19%) PMP
5 11 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (0.52%) ACCA
6 7 (0.52%) CIMA
7 6 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.44%) IIBA
8 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.22%) MCSE
9 3 (0.22%) MCSA
9 3 (0.22%) CBAP
10 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.15%) CFA
11 1 (0.074%) CITP
11 1 (0.074%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.074%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.30%) QA
2 24 (1.78%) EMIR
3 21 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
4 19 (1.41%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.89%) SLA
6 11 (0.81%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.67%) FATCA
7 9 (0.67%) AIFMD
8 7 (0.52%) MiFID
8 7 (0.52%) COREP
9 5 (0.37%) Basel III
9 5 (0.37%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.30%) FINREP
10 4 (0.30%) Basel II
11 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.15%) COBIT
13 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.074%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.074%) GxP
13 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.074%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.074%) SCCM
2 1 (0.074%) Control-M
Vendors
1 141 (10.44%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.07%) Oracle
3 48 (3.56%) Cognos
4 45 (3.33%) SAP
4 45 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (1.93%) Business Objects
6 25 (1.85%) Charles River
7 23 (1.70%) thinkFolio
8 16 (1.19%) Informatica
8 16 (1.19%) Murex
8 16 (1.19%) Calypso
9 14 (1.04%) Bloomberg
10 11 (0.81%) Siebel
11 10 (0.74%) hybris
12 8 (0.59%) Vermilion
12 8 (0.59%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.52%) IBM
14 6 (0.44%) Demandware
14 6 (0.44%) Trillium
14 6 (0.44%) DataFlux
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £59349.82 - £79133.10 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40000 to £55000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £45000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus+excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago