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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 39 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 523 615 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.12% 5.86% 7.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 6.30% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 448 512 773
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £79,750 £75,000
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
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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.

1 403 (37.80%) Finance
1 403 (37.80%) Business Analysis
2 278 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (22.61%) SQL
4 206 (19.32%) Banking
5 205 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 155 (14.54%) Project Management
7 144 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 143 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 125 (11.73%) Microsoft
10 117 (10.98%) Asset Management
11 113 (10.60%) Degree
12 106 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
13 104 (9.76%) UML
14 95 (8.91%) Investment Banking
15 93 (8.72%) Retail
16 91 (8.54%) Data Modelling
17 88 (8.26%) Telecoms
18 86 (8.07%) GAP Analysis
19 85 (7.97%) MS Excel
19 85 (7.97%) CRM
20 84 (7.88%) Scrum
21 83 (7.79%) Change Management
22 77 (7.22%) Investment Management
23 76 (7.13%) Front Office
23 76 (7.13%) Workflow
24 75 (7.04%) ISEB
25 72 (6.75%) Data Analysis
26 67 (6.29%) MS Visio
26 67 (6.29%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 50 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.00%) SAS
3 17 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.03%) Documentum
5 7 (0.66%) FileNet
5 7 (0.66%) Alfresco
6 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (0.56%) CMS
6 6 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.47%) Confluence
8 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.094%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.094%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 85 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 67 (6.29%) MS Visio
3 49 (4.60%) MS Office
4 36 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (2.25%) MS Project
6 7 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.094%) FastStats
8 1 (0.094%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (1.88%) Markit EDM
2 15 (1.41%) SalesLogix
3 14 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.75%) Cognos Planning
4 8 (0.75%) LatentZero
4 8 (0.75%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.47%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.38%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.38%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.28%) Summit
9 3 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
9 3 (0.28%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.19%) Loan IQ
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.75%) SaaS
2 4 (0.38%) Force.com
2 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.28%) Office 365
4 2 (0.19%) IaaS
4 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.19%) LucidChart
4 2 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.094%) Taleo
5 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.31%) Internet
2 12 (1.13%) Intranet
3 5 (0.47%) MVNO
4 3 (0.28%) MPLS
4 3 (0.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.094%) VPN
5 1 (0.094%) SAN
5 1 (0.094%) CTI
5 1 (0.094%) Firewall
5 1 (0.094%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.094%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.094%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
2 60 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 43 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.75%) QlikView
11 7 (0.66%) EDRMS
11 7 (0.66%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.66%) MS Access
12 4 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 23 (2.16%) JIRA
2 9 (0.84%) ERwin
3 6 (0.56%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.19%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.094%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.094%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.094%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.094%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.094%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.094%) TestPartner
7 1 (0.094%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.094%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 403 (37.80%) Finance
2 206 (19.32%) Banking
3 95 (8.91%) Investment Banking
4 93 (8.72%) Retail
5 88 (8.26%) Telecoms
6 76 (7.13%) Front Office
7 66 (6.19%) Back Office
8 57 (5.35%) Legal
9 36 (3.38%) Marketing
10 28 (2.63%) Advertising
11 22 (2.06%) Games
12 19 (1.78%) Financial Institution
13 18 (1.69%) Billing
14 16 (1.50%) Law
15 15 (1.41%) Publishing
16 8 (0.75%) French Language
17 7 (0.66%) German Language
17 7 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.66%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.63%) XML
2 25 (2.35%) .NET
3 17 (1.59%) HTML
4 8 (0.75%) J2EE
5 7 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.66%) JSON
6 6 (0.56%) CSS
7 5 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.38%) XSL
9 3 (0.28%) XML Messaging
9 3 (0.28%) Web Services
9 3 (0.28%) COM
9 3 (0.28%) WinForms
10 2 (0.19%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.19%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.19%) GWT
10 2 (0.19%) jQuery
10 2 (0.19%) SOAP
10 2 (0.19%) XSLT
11 1 (0.094%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 205 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 58 (5.44%) Derivative
4 48 (4.50%) Fixed Income
5 46 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 39 (3.66%) Equities
7 37 (3.47%) Mathematics
8 29 (2.72%) User Experience
9 25 (2.35%) Computer Science
10 22 (2.06%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.59%) Credit Risk
11 17 (1.59%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.50%) SWIFT
12 16 (1.50%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.31%) Physics
14 13 (1.22%) Statistics
14 13 (1.22%) Market Risk
15 12 (1.13%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.94%) EPoS
17 9 (0.84%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.41%) Windows
2 11 (1.03%) UNIX
3 7 (0.66%) Linux
4 6 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.094%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (37.80%) Business Analysis
2 278 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (14.54%) Project Management
4 144 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 143 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 117 (10.98%) Asset Management
7 106 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
8 104 (9.76%) UML
9 91 (8.54%) Data Modelling
10 86 (8.07%) GAP Analysis
11 85 (7.97%) CRM
12 84 (7.88%) Scrum
13 83 (7.79%) Change Management
14 77 (7.22%) Investment Management
15 76 (7.13%) Workflow
16 72 (6.75%) Data Analysis
17 67 (6.29%) PRINCE2
18 63 (5.91%) Use Case
19 62 (5.82%) E-Commerce
20 60 (5.63%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 241 (22.61%) SQL
2 46 (4.32%) Java
3 16 (1.50%) VBA
4 15 (1.41%) C#
5 14 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 9 (0.84%) VB
6 9 (0.84%) C
7 7 (0.66%) VBScript
8 5 (0.47%) R
8 5 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 4 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.19%) Korn
11 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.094%) Python
12 1 (0.094%) ABAP
12 1 (0.094%) C++
Qualifications
1 113 (10.60%) Degree
2 75 (7.04%) ISEB
3 9 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.56%) MBA
5 5 (0.47%) MCSE
5 5 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.47%) ACCA
5 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.47%) IIBA
5 5 (0.47%) APMP
5 5 (0.47%) MCITP
6 4 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.28%) PMP
7 3 (0.28%) CIMA
7 3 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.28%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.75%) QA
2 13 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 12 (1.13%) EMIR
4 11 (1.03%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.56%) MiFID
5 6 (0.56%) FATCA
6 5 (0.47%) Basel II
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.28%) Basel III
8 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.19%) SLA
8 2 (0.19%) WAI
9 1 (0.094%) COREP
9 1 (0.094%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.094%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.094%) Xen
2 1 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.19%) Control-M
2 1 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 125 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.50%) SAP
3 43 (4.03%) Oracle
4 30 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (2.16%) Vermilion
6 19 (1.78%) Business Objects
6 19 (1.78%) BI-SAM
7 17 (1.59%) Charles River
8 14 (1.31%) GoldenSource
9 13 (1.22%) ATG
9 13 (1.22%) Cognos
10 12 (1.13%) Trillium
10 12 (1.13%) Algorithmics
10 12 (1.13%) DataFlux
10 12 (1.13%) hybris
10 12 (1.13%) Demandware
11 11 (1.03%) Murex
11 11 (1.03%) Actuate
12 10 (0.94%) thinkFolio
13 9 (0.84%) Calypso
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