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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 39 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 528 606 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.42% 5.17% 5.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.58% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 448 499 591
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
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
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 468 (42.98%) Business Analysis
2 453 (41.60%) Finance
3 331 (30.39%) Banking
4 244 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (20.94%) SQL
6 190 (17.45%) Investment Banking
7 174 (15.98%) Project Management
8 163 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 154 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
10 135 (12.40%) Degree
11 131 (12.03%) SDLC
12 130 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 115 (10.56%) Retail
14 114 (10.47%) Microsoft
15 109 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
16 103 (9.46%) Front Office
17 93 (8.54%) Use Case
17 93 (8.54%) PRINCE2
18 88 (8.08%) Asset Management
19 86 (7.90%) Data Analysis
20 85 (7.81%) Back Office
21 82 (7.53%) Scrum
22 76 (6.98%) MS Excel
23 75 (6.89%) Migration
23 75 (6.89%) Waterfall
24 74 (6.80%) Equities
24 74 (6.80%) Derivative
25 72 (6.61%) Change Management
25 72 (6.61%) UML
26 70 (6.43%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 49 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.19%) Documentum
3 6 (0.55%) SAS
4 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.37%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.092%) IIS
8 1 (0.092%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.092%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.092%) Confluence
Applications
1 76 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 70 (6.43%) MS Visio
3 51 (4.68%) MS Office
4 49 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (2.39%) MS Project
6 6 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.092%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.092%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 16 (1.47%) thinkFolio
2 12 (1.10%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.73%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.55%) SAP APO
8 5 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.37%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.37%) SAP WM
9 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.37%) SAP PM
9 4 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 4 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 3 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.28%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.84%) SaaS
2 5 (0.46%) Force.com
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.092%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.30%) Internet
2 14 (1.29%) Intranet
3 10 (0.92%) DSL
4 8 (0.73%) VoIP
5 6 (0.55%) GSM
6 3 (0.28%) Broadband
6 3 (0.28%) WebEx
7 1 (0.092%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
4 26 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.47%) QlikView
8 15 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.83%) Xcelsius
11 8 (0.73%) Big Data
11 8 (0.73%) EDRMS
11 8 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.37%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 24 (2.20%) JIRA
2 5 (0.46%) Axure RP
3 4 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.092%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.092%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.092%) Toad
General
1 453 (41.60%) Finance
2 331 (30.39%) Banking
3 190 (17.45%) Investment Banking
4 115 (10.56%) Retail
5 103 (9.46%) Front Office
6 85 (7.81%) Back Office
7 64 (5.88%) Telecoms
8 56 (5.14%) Marketing
9 46 (4.22%) Legal
10 36 (3.31%) Law
11 33 (3.03%) Billing
12 32 (2.94%) Financial Institution
13 26 (2.39%) Retail Banking
14 23 (2.11%) Advertising
15 11 (1.01%) Wholesale Banking
16 9 (0.83%) International Banking
17 7 (0.64%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.64%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
19 5 (0.46%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.49%) .NET
2 22 (2.02%) XML
3 13 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 8 (0.73%) HTML
5 4 (0.37%) HTML5
6 3 (0.28%) CSS
7 2 (0.18%) EDI
7 2 (0.18%) MDX
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.18%) FpML
7 2 (0.18%) Mason
8 1 (0.092%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.092%) Scilab
8 1 (0.092%) REST
8 1 (0.092%) D3.js
8 1 (0.092%) Raphaël
8 1 (0.092%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.092%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.092%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 154 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.80%) Equities
2 74 (6.80%) Derivative
3 66 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 60 (5.51%) Fixed Income
5 47 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.66%) Reference Data
7 26 (2.39%) User Experience
8 22 (2.02%) SWIFT
9 18 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.65%) Market Risk
10 16 (1.47%) Computer Science
11 15 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.29%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.19%) Web 2.0
14 11 (1.01%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.83%) Online Banking
16 8 (0.73%) STB
17 7 (0.64%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.75%) Windows
2 14 (1.29%) UNIX
3 5 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.37%) Android
5 3 (0.28%) Linux
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (42.98%) Business Analysis
2 244 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (15.98%) Project Management
4 163 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (12.03%) SDLC
6 130 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 109 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
8 93 (8.54%) PRINCE2
8 93 (8.54%) Use Case
9 88 (8.08%) Asset Management
10 86 (7.90%) Data Analysis
11 82 (7.53%) Scrum
12 75 (6.89%) Migration
12 75 (6.89%) Waterfall
13 72 (6.61%) Change Management
13 72 (6.61%) UML
14 65 (5.97%) Data Modelling
15 63 (5.79%) CRM
16 61 (5.60%) Investment Management
17 56 (5.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 228 (20.94%) SQL
2 24 (2.20%) C#
3 15 (1.38%) T-SQL
4 14 (1.29%) Java
5 12 (1.10%) VBA
6 8 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.73%) C
7 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.37%) R
8 3 (0.28%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.18%) Python
10 1 (0.092%) XMLA
10 1 (0.092%) Ruby
10 1 (0.092%) Scala
10 1 (0.092%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.092%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.092%) PHP
10 1 (0.092%) C++
Qualifications
1 135 (12.40%) Degree
2 56 (5.14%) ISEB
3 20 (1.84%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (1.38%) PMP
5 15 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 10 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.64%) CBAP
8 6 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (0.55%) ACCA
9 5 (0.46%) IIBA
10 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.28%) CIMA
10 3 (0.28%) CFA
11 2 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.092%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 1 (0.092%) MCTS
12 1 (0.092%) MCITP
12 1 (0.092%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.87%) QA
2 36 (3.31%) MiFID
3 21 (1.93%) Dodd-Frank
4 20 (1.84%) Solvency II
4 20 (1.84%) EMIR
5 12 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.73%) FATCA
7 6 (0.55%) SLA
7 6 (0.55%) COREP
7 6 (0.55%) FINREP
8 5 (0.46%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.46%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.37%) Basel III
10 3 (0.28%) Basel II
11 2 (0.18%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.092%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.092%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.092%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.18%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 114 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.68%) Oracle
3 49 (4.50%) SAP
4 29 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (1.74%) Charles River
6 13 (1.19%) HP
7 11 (1.01%) Cognos
7 11 (1.01%) GoldenSource
7 11 (1.01%) SimCorp
7 11 (1.01%) Tableau
8 8 (0.73%) Murex
8 8 (0.73%) Bloomberg
9 7 (0.64%) Siebel
10 6 (0.55%) Fidessa
10 6 (0.55%) WorldPay
10 6 (0.55%) BI-SAM
10 6 (0.55%) Cerillion
10 6 (0.55%) Pega
11 5 (0.46%) Microgen
11 5 (0.46%) hybris
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