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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 46 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 631 730 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.14% 6.13% 7.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 6.56% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 516 626 821
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
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
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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.

1 525 (39.33%) Business Analysis
2 509 (38.13%) Finance
3 340 (25.47%) SQL
4 296 (22.17%) Banking
5 218 (16.33%) Project Management
6 183 (13.71%) Degree
7 176 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 146 (10.94%) Front Office
8 146 (10.94%) Retail
9 139 (10.41%) Microsoft
10 137 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
10 137 (10.26%) Asset Management
11 132 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 131 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
12 131 (9.81%) Investment Banking
13 128 (9.59%) UML
14 119 (8.91%) Data Analysis
14 119 (8.91%) Derivative
15 116 (8.69%) Back Office
16 105 (7.87%) E-Commerce
17 104 (7.79%) MS Excel
17 104 (7.79%) Fixed Income
17 104 (7.79%) Change Management
18 97 (7.27%) Equities
19 95 (7.12%) ISEB
20 93 (6.97%) SQL Server
21 89 (6.67%) Investment Management
22 86 (6.44%) Workflow
23 85 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 83 (6.22%) Use Case

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 54 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.42%) CMS
3 6 (0.45%) SAS
4 5 (0.37%) Confluence
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.22%) PowerExchange
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.15%) Drupal
8 1 (0.075%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.075%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.075%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.075%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.075%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 64 (4.79%) MS Visio
3 57 (4.27%) MS Office
4 34 (2.55%) MS Project
5 28 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.35%) LatentZero
2 13 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.75%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.52%) Summit
7 6 (0.45%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.37%) Endur
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.37%) Magento
9 4 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.30%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.30%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.22%) Loan IQ
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
10 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.75%) SaaS
2 5 (0.37%) Force.com
3 3 (0.22%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.50%) Intranet
2 11 (0.82%) Internet
3 3 (0.22%) IP Telephony
3 3 (0.22%) FTP
4 2 (0.15%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 35 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (1.72%) QlikView
6 23 (1.72%) Data Mining
7 19 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.42%) MS Access
8 16 (1.20%) Data Mart
9 14 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.67%) ProClarity
13 9 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 7 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (1.50%) JIRA
2 13 (0.97%) ERwin
2 13 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (0.75%) Axure RP
4 7 (0.52%) RequisitePro
5 6 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.22%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.075%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.075%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.075%) Toad
9 1 (0.075%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.075%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.075%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.075%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 509 (38.13%) Finance
2 296 (22.17%) Banking
3 146 (10.94%) Front Office
3 146 (10.94%) Retail
4 131 (9.81%) Investment Banking
5 116 (8.69%) Back Office
6 83 (6.22%) Marketing
7 64 (4.79%) Telecoms
8 55 (4.12%) Legal
9 52 (3.90%) Advertising
10 39 (2.92%) Financial Institution
11 31 (2.32%) Retail Banking
12 19 (1.42%) General Ledger
13 18 (1.35%) Billing
14 14 (1.05%) Games
15 11 (0.82%) Law
15 11 (0.82%) Publishing
16 9 (0.67%) International Banking
17 7 (0.52%) Private Banking
17 7 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.94%) .NET
2 27 (2.02%) XML
3 24 (1.80%) HTML
4 17 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 13 (0.97%) CSS
6 10 (0.75%) JSON
7 9 (0.67%) MDX
7 9 (0.67%) J2EE
8 8 (0.60%) Mason
9 7 (0.52%) Middleware
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%) Scilab
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
1 119 (8.91%) Derivative
2 104 (7.79%) Fixed Income
3 97 (7.27%) Equities
4 85 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 70 (5.24%) Computer Science
6 64 (4.79%) Management Information System
7 62 (4.64%) Hedge funds
8 54 (4.04%) Mathematics
9 48 (3.60%) Credit Risk
10 46 (3.45%) Physics
11 38 (2.85%) Equity Derivative
12 25 (1.87%) Credit Derivative
13 24 (1.80%) Market Risk
13 24 (1.80%) SWIFT
14 22 (1.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 21 (1.57%) Reference Data
15 21 (1.57%) Mainframe
16 20 (1.50%) Statistics
17 17 (1.27%) Digital Media
18 15 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (1.87%) UNIX
2 13 (0.97%) Windows
3 7 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.30%) Linux
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.15%) Android
6 2 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (39.33%) Business Analysis
2 218 (16.33%) Project Management
3 176 (13.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 137 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 137 (10.26%) Asset Management
5 132 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 131 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (9.59%) UML
8 119 (8.91%) Data Analysis
9 105 (7.87%) E-Commerce
10 104 (7.79%) Change Management
11 89 (6.67%) Investment Management
12 86 (6.44%) Workflow
13 83 (6.22%) Use Case
14 73 (5.47%) Scrum
15 72 (5.39%) Test Scripting
16 67 (5.02%) CRM
17 63 (4.72%) RUP
18 60 (4.49%) BPMN
18 60 (4.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 340 (25.47%) SQL
2 50 (3.75%) T-SQL
3 36 (2.70%) Java
4 21 (1.57%) C#
5 19 (1.42%) C
5 19 (1.42%) VBA
6 18 (1.35%) VB
7 9 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.60%) C++
9 7 (0.52%) PHP
9 7 (0.52%) Python
10 6 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.37%) X++
11 5 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.37%) R
11 5 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.30%) VBScript
13 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.22%) Perl
13 3 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 183 (13.71%) Degree
2 95 (7.12%) ISEB
3 17 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.20%) PMP
5 12 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (0.52%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.45%) IIBA
7 6 (0.45%) CIMA
7 6 (0.45%) ACCA
8 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.30%) MCSE
9 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.22%) MCSA
9 3 (0.22%) CBAP
10 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.15%) CFA
11 1 (0.075%) MCITP
11 1 (0.075%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.075%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.19%) QA
2 24 (1.80%) EMIR
3 21 (1.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 19 (1.42%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.90%) SLA
6 10 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.67%) AIFMD
7 9 (0.67%) FATCA
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
11 3 (0.22%) Basel II
12 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.15%) COBIT
13 1 (0.075%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.075%) GxP
13 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.075%) SCCM
2 1 (0.075%) Control-M
Vendors
1 139 (10.41%) Microsoft
2 80 (5.99%) Oracle
3 47 (3.52%) Cognos
4 46 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (3.22%) SAP
6 24 (1.80%) Charles River
6 24 (1.80%) Business Objects
7 22 (1.65%) thinkFolio
8 16 (1.20%) Informatica
9 14 (1.05%) Murex
9 14 (1.05%) Calypso
10 12 (0.90%) Bloomberg
11 11 (0.82%) Siebel
12 10 (0.75%) hybris
13 8 (0.60%) JD Edwards
14 7 (0.52%) IBM
14 7 (0.52%) Vermilion
15 6 (0.45%) Demandware
15 6 (0.45%) iRise
15 6 (0.45%) Trillium
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Austen Smythe and Associates
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + B
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £50 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £92000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: company shares
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago