The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 65 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1807 1823 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.95% 4.10% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 4.91% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1431 1874
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38179 37149 39888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.54% 83.58% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31403 30840 34076
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in London

Business Analysis
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 424 £55,000 -8.33% 95
Bromley +1 7 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Croydon -3 5 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Docklands, London -19 5 £60,000 -14.28% 1
New Malden - 5 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge +3 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Southwark - 4 £50,000 -
Finchley - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -11 3 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Grays - 3 £40,000 -
Barnet - 3 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £45,000 - 1
Westminster - 3 £32,571 -
Harrow -17 2 - -
Chessington - 2 £42,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £43,750 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £65,750 -
Hackney - 2 - - 2
Hounslow +1 1 - -
Ealing -2 1 £60,000 +61.77%
Brentford -6 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Teddington - 1 £41,500 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £20,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 1403 (37.17%) Finance
2 1184 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1112 (29.46%) Project Management
4 822 (21.77%) SQL
5 638 (16.90%) Degree
6 598 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
7 569 (15.07%) Banking
8 489 (12.95%) Retail
9 467 (12.37%) Microsoft
10 462 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 455 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 451 (11.95%) PRINCE2
13 449 (11.89%) Scrum
14 422 (11.18%) UML
15 379 (10.04%) E-Commerce
16 342 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
17 339 (8.98%) MS Excel
18 332 (8.79%) ISEB
19 330 (8.74%) SQL Server
20 300 (7.95%) Waterfall
21 292 (7.74%) .NET
22 287 (7.60%) Data Analysis
23 286 (7.58%) CRM
24 274 (7.26%) Change Management
25 265 (7.02%) Oracle
26 258 (6.83%) Use Case
27 245 (6.49%) Investment Banking
28 238 (6.30%) Data Modelling
29 237 (6.28%) Asset Management
30 235 (6.23%) SharePoint

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 235 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 54 (1.43%) SAS
3 49 (1.30%) IIS
4 47 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 41 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 38 (1.01%) CMS
7 20 (0.53%) Drupal
8 18 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.37%) Apache Pig
10 13 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.32%) MS Project Server
11 12 (0.32%) Documentum
12 10 (0.26%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.21%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.21%) Confluence
14 7 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.16%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.13%) Captiva
Applications
1 339 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 218 (5.77%) MS Office
3 189 (5.01%) MS Visio
4 129 (3.42%) MS Project
5 95 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 36 (0.95%) SPSS
7 26 (0.69%) CPLEX
8 13 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.053%) FastStats
13 1 (0.026%) GIMP
13 1 (0.026%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.026%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 68 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (0.61%) LatentZero
3 19 (0.50%) SAP MM
4 16 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.40%) Markit EDM
6 13 (0.34%) SAP SD
6 13 (0.34%) Endur
7 12 (0.32%) Magento
8 11 (0.29%) SAP PP
8 11 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 11 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 11 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
9 10 (0.26%) SAP CRM
9 10 (0.26%) SAP Business One
10 9 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 77 (2.04%) SaaS
2 49 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.50%) Office 365
4 16 (0.42%) Force.com
5 13 (0.34%) PaaS
6 9 (0.24%) Heroku
7 6 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.13%) Taleo
9 4 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (0.079%) IaaS
11 2 (0.053%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.026%) GitHub
12 1 (0.026%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.27%) Intranet
2 44 (1.17%) Internet
3 29 (0.77%) MPLS
4 14 (0.37%) LAN
5 11 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.26%) WAN
7 9 (0.24%) HTTP
8 6 (0.16%) DNS
9 5 (0.13%) SAN
10 4 (0.11%) Extranet
10 4 (0.11%) DHCP
10 4 (0.11%) Firewall
10 4 (0.11%) Network Security
11 3 (0.079%) VPN
11 3 (0.079%) SSL
12 2 (0.053%) CTI
12 2 (0.053%) NetScreen
12 2 (0.053%) PPP
12 2 (0.053%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.053%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 140 (3.71%) Relational Database
3 131 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 121 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (1.91%) Big Data
7 67 (1.77%) Data Mining
8 64 (1.70%) QlikView
9 56 (1.48%) Oracle Database
10 55 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 40 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (1.01%) Hadoop
13 34 (0.90%) OLAP
14 31 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (0.77%) RDBMS
15 29 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
16 27 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (0.72%) Spotfire
17 26 (0.69%) MS Access
18 24 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (1.85%) JIRA
2 52 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 46 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 20 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 20 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 17 (0.45%) Git (software)
7 16 (0.42%) Axure RP
8 15 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 13 (0.34%) RequisitePro
10 12 (0.32%) NUnit
10 12 (0.32%) Selenium
10 12 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (0.24%) TestComplete
11 9 (0.24%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
12 8 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 8 (0.21%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (0.19%) MSTest
General
1 1403 (37.17%) Finance
2 569 (15.07%) Banking
3 489 (12.95%) Retail
4 245 (6.49%) Investment Banking
5 228 (6.04%) Front Office
6 227 (6.01%) Marketing
7 160 (4.24%) Telecoms
8 139 (3.68%) Back Office
9 138 (3.66%) Legal
10 116 (3.07%) Publishing
11 105 (2.78%) Advertising
12 90 (2.38%) Law
13 81 (2.15%) Financial Institution
14 55 (1.46%) Games
15 53 (1.40%) Retail Banking
16 51 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 34 (0.90%) Billing
18 32 (0.85%) French Language
19 30 (0.79%) Manufacturing
20 20 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2358 (62.46%) Analyst
2 2171 (57.51%) Business Analyst
3 401 (10.62%) Project Manager
4 352 (9.32%) Consultant
5 250 (6.62%) Senior Analyst
6 224 (5.93%) Senior Business Analyst
7 220 (5.83%) Developer
8 173 (4.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 158 (4.19%) Business Manager
10 153 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
10 153 (4.05%) Agile Business Analyst
11 124 (3.28%) Business Systems Analyst
12 121 (3.21%) Banking Business Analyst
13 119 (3.15%) Architect
14 106 (2.81%) Lead Business Analyst
15 99 (2.62%) Technical Business Analyst
16 79 (2.09%) Business Consultant
17 78 (2.07%) IT Business Analyst
18 73 (1.93%) Business Project Manager
18 73 (1.93%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (7.74%) .NET
2 165 (4.37%) XML
3 125 (3.31%) HTML
4 82 (2.17%) CSS
5 75 (1.99%) ASP.NET
6 40 (1.06%) Web Services
7 36 (0.95%) jQuery
8 32 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 31 (0.82%) J2EE
10 29 (0.77%) XSLT
10 29 (0.77%) Spring
11 28 (0.74%) Middleware
12 24 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (0.61%) SOAP
14 22 (0.58%) Ajax
15 21 (0.56%) COM
16 19 (0.50%) HTML5
16 19 (0.50%) WPF
17 15 (0.40%) Hibernate
18 14 (0.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 598 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 220 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 172 (4.56%) User Experience
4 171 (4.53%) Derivative
5 129 (3.42%) Fixed Income
6 121 (3.21%) Computer Science
7 116 (3.07%) Equities
8 109 (2.89%) Market Risk
9 106 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 87 (2.30%) Credit Risk
11 75 (1.99%) Mathematics
12 63 (1.67%) FMCG
13 61 (1.62%) Reference Data
14 52 (1.38%) Digital Media
14 52 (1.38%) Mobile App
15 50 (1.32%) Economics
16 48 (1.27%) Visualisation
17 47 (1.25%) Open Source
18 45 (1.19%) SWIFT
19 44 (1.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 87 (2.30%) Windows
2 65 (1.72%) UNIX
3 64 (1.70%) Linux
4 16 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.26%) Android
8 9 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.079%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.053%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.026%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.026%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1184 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1112 (29.46%) Project Management
3 462 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 455 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 451 (11.95%) PRINCE2
6 449 (11.89%) Scrum
7 422 (11.18%) UML
8 379 (10.04%) E-Commerce
9 342 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
10 300 (7.95%) Waterfall
11 287 (7.60%) Data Analysis
12 286 (7.58%) CRM
13 274 (7.26%) Change Management
14 258 (6.83%) Use Case
15 238 (6.30%) Data Modelling
16 237 (6.28%) Asset Management
17 234 (6.20%) User Stories
18 226 (5.99%) ITIL
19 200 (5.30%) Analytics
20 160 (4.24%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 822 (21.77%) SQL
2 229 (6.07%) Java
3 189 (5.01%) C#
4 95 (2.52%) VBA
5 92 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 90 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 83 (2.20%) C++
8 79 (2.09%) Python
9 78 (2.07%) C
10 67 (1.77%) VB
11 44 (1.17%) VB.NET
12 41 (1.09%) R
13 31 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 30 (0.79%) MATLAB
15 29 (0.77%) PHP
16 22 (0.58%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.40%) Ruby
18 14 (0.37%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.37%) VBScript
19 13 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 638 (16.90%) Degree
2 332 (8.79%) ISEB
3 100 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 82 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 59 (1.56%) PMP
6 48 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 37 (0.98%) IIBA
8 27 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 27 (0.72%) PhD
9 25 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 24 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (0.53%) MBA
12 16 (0.42%) CBAP
13 15 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.37%) CIMA
15 12 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.29%) AAT
17 10 (0.26%) CISA
18 9 (0.24%) APMP
19 8 (0.21%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (5.83%) QA
2 44 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 38 (1.01%) EMIR
4 35 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
5 28 (0.74%) SLA
6 24 (0.64%) Basel II
7 22 (0.58%) Basel III
8 19 (0.50%) FATCA
8 19 (0.50%) COREP
9 17 (0.45%) FINREP
9 17 (0.45%) ISO 9001
10 16 (0.42%) CRD IV
11 10 (0.26%) MiFID
12 9 (0.24%) COBIT
13 8 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.11%) ISO 8583
14 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 4 (0.11%) Dublin Core
15 3 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 3 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.053%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.053%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.053%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.053%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.053%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.053%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.053%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.026%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.026%) Control-M
5 1 (0.026%) Nagios
5 1 (0.026%) Puppet
Vendors
1 467 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 265 (7.02%) Oracle
3 159 (4.21%) SAP
4 154 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 58 (1.54%) Cognos
6 56 (1.48%) Business Objects
7 38 (1.01%) Charles River
8 34 (0.90%) Tableau
9 33 (0.87%) thinkFolio
10 31 (0.82%) CODA
11 29 (0.77%) Sybase
12 28 (0.74%) Bloomberg
13 26 (0.69%) Adobe
13 26 (0.69%) IBM
13 26 (0.69%) HP
14 24 (0.64%) hybris
15 22 (0.58%) Sitecore
15 22 (0.58%) Vermilion
15 22 (0.58%) Google
16 21 (0.56%) Siebel
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £113k per year + flexi benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: up to £100k package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £125000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £425 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Trinity College London
Salary: £ Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent bonus/ benefits
Posted: Yesterday