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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 33 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 599 645 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.69% 5.20% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 5.62% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 499 530 637
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £81,000
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
9738 11467 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 92.42% 93.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 9617 9793
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 472 (42.22%) Business Analysis
2 464 (41.50%) Finance
3 311 (27.82%) Banking
4 237 (21.20%) SQL
5 235 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
6 182 (16.28%) Project Management
7 172 (15.38%) Investment Banking
8 161 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
9 157 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 141 (12.61%) Degree
11 139 (12.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 127 (11.36%) SDLC
13 126 (11.27%) Retail
14 124 (11.09%) Microsoft
15 115 (10.29%) Front Office
16 114 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
17 102 (9.12%) PRINCE2
18 91 (8.14%) MS Excel
19 89 (7.96%) Use Case
20 87 (7.78%) Asset Management
21 78 (6.98%) Data Analysis
21 78 (6.98%) Derivative
21 78 (6.98%) UML
22 77 (6.89%) Back Office
23 76 (6.80%) Equities
24 75 (6.71%) Change Management
25 72 (6.44%) Scrum
25 72 (6.44%) SQL Server
26 71 (6.35%) Telecoms
27 70 (6.26%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.16%) Documentum
3 10 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.72%) WorkSite
4 8 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (0.72%) SAS
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.27%) Confluence
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.089%) IIS
7 1 (0.089%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.089%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 91 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.99%) MS Visio
3 58 (5.19%) MS Office
4 45 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (2.95%) MS Project
6 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.089%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 15 (1.34%) thinkFolio
2 14 (1.25%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.72%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
7 6 (0.54%) SAP APO
8 5 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.36%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.36%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 4 (0.36%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.27%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 3 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
10 3 (0.27%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.18%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.70%) SaaS
2 7 (0.63%) Force.com
3 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.089%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.33%) Internet
2 15 (1.34%) Intranet
3 12 (1.07%) DSL
4 9 (0.81%) VoIP
5 6 (0.54%) GSM
6 3 (0.27%) Broadband
7 2 (0.18%) WebEx
8 1 (0.089%) SSH
8 1 (0.089%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.25%) QlikView
9 13 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.89%) EDRMS
10 10 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.63%) Xcelsius
12 6 (0.54%) Big Data
12 6 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.45%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.36%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 24 (2.15%) JIRA
2 4 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (0.36%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.089%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.089%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.089%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.089%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.089%) Toad
General
1 464 (41.50%) Finance
2 311 (27.82%) Banking
3 172 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 126 (11.27%) Retail
5 115 (10.29%) Front Office
6 77 (6.89%) Back Office
7 71 (6.35%) Telecoms
8 67 (5.99%) Marketing
9 50 (4.47%) Legal
10 37 (3.31%) Law
11 32 (2.86%) Billing
12 30 (2.68%) Financial Institution
13 26 (2.33%) Advertising
14 23 (2.06%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.98%) Wholesale Banking
16 9 (0.81%) International Banking
17 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
18 7 (0.63%) General Ledger
18 7 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
19 6 (0.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.13%) .NET
2 21 (1.88%) XML
3 14 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (0.63%) HTML
5 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.36%) Apache Flex
6 4 (0.36%) HTML5
6 4 (0.36%) D3.js
7 3 (0.27%) SciPy
7 3 (0.27%) Pandas
7 3 (0.27%) htmlwidgets
7 3 (0.27%) NumPy
7 3 (0.27%) Matplotlib
7 3 (0.27%) EDI
7 3 (0.27%) Middleware
8 2 (0.18%) FpML
8 2 (0.18%) MDX
8 2 (0.18%) Ajax
8 2 (0.18%) COM
8 2 (0.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 161 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.98%) Derivative
3 76 (6.80%) Equities
4 68 (6.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 67 (5.99%) Fixed Income
6 56 (5.01%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.42%) Reference Data
8 24 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 24 (2.15%) User Experience
9 22 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.88%) SWIFT
11 16 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.43%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.16%) Market Risk
12 13 (1.16%) Web 2.0
13 12 (1.07%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
15 9 (0.81%) Economics
15 9 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.68%) Windows
2 16 (1.43%) UNIX
3 9 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.45%) Linux
5 4 (0.36%) Android
5 4 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (42.22%) Business Analysis
2 235 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (16.28%) Project Management
4 157 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 139 (12.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 127 (11.36%) SDLC
7 114 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 102 (9.12%) PRINCE2
9 89 (7.96%) Use Case
10 87 (7.78%) Asset Management
11 78 (6.98%) Data Analysis
11 78 (6.98%) UML
12 75 (6.71%) Change Management
13 72 (6.44%) Scrum
14 70 (6.26%) CRM
15 69 (6.17%) Waterfall
16 68 (6.08%) E-Commerce
17 62 (5.55%) Data Modelling
17 62 (5.55%) Migration
18 61 (5.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 237 (21.20%) SQL
2 27 (2.42%) C#
3 24 (2.15%) Java
4 17 (1.52%) VBA
4 17 (1.52%) T-SQL
5 10 (0.89%) C
6 6 (0.54%) R
6 6 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.45%) Python
8 4 (0.36%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.18%) C++
11 1 (0.089%) Ruby
11 1 (0.089%) Scala
11 1 (0.089%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.089%) XMLA
11 1 (0.089%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 141 (12.61%) Degree
2 57 (5.10%) ISEB
3 21 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 18 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.43%) PMP
6 13 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (0.63%) ACCA
9 6 (0.54%) CBAP
9 6 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.45%) IIBA
11 3 (0.27%) CIMA
11 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.18%) CFA
13 1 (0.089%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.089%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 1 (0.089%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.089%) MCTS
13 1 (0.089%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.10%) QA
2 28 (2.50%) MiFID
3 22 (1.97%) EMIR
4 21 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (1.79%) Solvency II
6 14 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.63%) SLA
7 7 (0.63%) FATCA
7 7 (0.63%) COREP
7 7 (0.63%) FINREP
8 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.45%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.36%) Basel III
11 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.27%) Basel II
12 2 (0.18%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.089%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.089%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.089%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.18%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 124 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 59 (5.28%) Oracle
3 52 (4.65%) SAP
4 34 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (1.61%) Charles River
6 16 (1.43%) Cognos
6 16 (1.43%) Tableau
7 13 (1.16%) hybris
8 12 (1.07%) SimCorp
9 11 (0.98%) GoldenSource
9 11 (0.98%) Demandware
10 10 (0.89%) Sun
10 10 (0.89%) Murex
10 10 (0.89%) ATG
11 9 (0.81%) Interwoven
12 8 (0.72%) Bloomberg
13 7 (0.63%) Fidessa
13 7 (0.63%) Siebel
14 6 (0.54%) HP
14 6 (0.54%) BI-SAM
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