The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 59 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1931 1981 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.04% 4.47% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 5.49% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1540 1796
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £83,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39531 36102 40848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.64% 81.55% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 29775 35312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -13 504 £55,000 -8.33% 105
Bromley - 11 £45,000 -
Uxbridge +13 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Canary Wharf +8 8 £49,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -11 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Docklands, London -3 7 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Harrow -1 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Croydon -6 5 £41,000 -8.88%
Brentford -8 5 £62,500 +4.16%
Ilford - 5 £45,000 -
Chessington - 4 £42,500 -
Sidcup - 4 £57,500 -
Hackney - 3 £45,000 -
Westminster - 3 £32,571 - 1
Hounslow -17 2 £85,000 +54.54%
Twickenham - 2 £63,750 -
Hammersmith - 2 £42,000 -
Ealing -2 1 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Teddington - 1 £41,500 -
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Barnet - 1 £40,000 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1553 (39.43%) Finance
2 1133 (28.76%) Project Management
3 843 (21.40%) SQL
4 732 (18.58%) Banking
5 704 (17.87%) Degree
6 639 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 527 (13.38%) Retail
8 486 (12.34%) UML
9 474 (12.03%) Microsoft
10 463 (11.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 462 (11.73%) PRINCE2
12 450 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 436 (11.07%) Scrum
14 418 (10.61%) E-Commerce
15 365 (9.27%) MS Excel
16 346 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
16 346 (8.78%) Data Analysis
17 344 (8.73%) ISEB
18 335 (8.50%) SQL Server
19 324 (8.23%) Use Case
19 324 (8.23%) Waterfall
20 321 (8.15%) .NET
21 293 (7.44%) User Stories
22 276 (7.01%) CRM
23 275 (6.98%) Data Modelling
24 272 (6.91%) Investment Banking
25 266 (6.75%) Oracle
26 264 (6.70%) SharePoint
27 263 (6.68%) Front Office
28 259 (6.58%) Java

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 264 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 75 (1.90%) SAS
3 54 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 53 (1.35%) CMS
5 40 (1.02%) IIS
6 33 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (0.81%) Drupal
8 30 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (0.56%) Apache Pig
9 22 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
10 17 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.33%) Confluence
12 10 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.23%) MS Project Server
14 8 (0.20%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.18%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
17 5 (0.13%) Documentum
17 5 (0.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 365 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 214 (5.43%) MS Visio
3 212 (5.38%) MS Office
4 110 (2.79%) MS Project
5 104 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 55 (1.40%) SPSS
7 28 (0.71%) CPLEX
8 13 (0.33%) FastStats
9 12 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.23%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.20%) PowerPivot
12 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (0.076%) Stata
14 3 (0.076%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.051%) GIMP
15 2 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.025%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.025%) Weka
Business Applications
1 47 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.69%) LatentZero
3 25 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.51%) SAP MM
5 18 (0.46%) Magento
6 16 (0.41%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 16 (0.41%) SAP SD
6 16 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 11 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 10 (0.25%) Endur
8 10 (0.25%) SAP PP
8 10 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
8 10 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 9 (0.23%) Summit
9 9 (0.23%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.23%) SAP Business One
10 8 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.60%) SaaS
2 20 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.36%) Force.com
3 14 (0.36%) Office 365
4 12 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.18%) PaaS
7 5 (0.13%) Heroku
8 3 (0.076%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.051%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.051%) Taleo
10 1 (0.025%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.70%) Intranet
2 44 (1.12%) Internet
3 23 (0.58%) MPLS
4 16 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 14 (0.36%) LAN
6 7 (0.18%) Extranet
7 6 (0.15%) DNS
7 6 (0.15%) WAN
7 6 (0.15%) DHCP
8 3 (0.076%) Wireless
8 3 (0.076%) FTP
8 3 (0.076%) HTTP
8 3 (0.076%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.051%) CTI
9 2 (0.051%) PPP
9 2 (0.051%) VPN
10 1 (0.025%) Firewall
10 1 (0.025%) SMS
10 1 (0.025%) VoIP
10 1 (0.025%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 158 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 134 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 107 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 81 (2.06%) Data Mining
7 74 (1.88%) QlikView
8 62 (1.57%) Big Data
9 54 (1.37%) Hadoop
10 51 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 50 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 46 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (1.14%) RDBMS
14 40 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
15 34 (0.86%) Spotfire
16 31 (0.79%) MS Access
17 28 (0.71%) OLAP
18 26 (0.66%) MySQL
19 24 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
20 21 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 81 (2.06%) Visual Studio
2 67 (1.70%) JIRA
3 52 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (0.71%) Eclipse
5 23 (0.58%) Selenium
6 22 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 22 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 20 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 18 (0.46%) Axure RP
9 17 (0.43%) NUnit
10 16 (0.41%) TestComplete
10 16 (0.41%) Bugzilla
11 12 (0.30%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
11 12 (0.30%) Hudson
11 12 (0.30%) RequisitePro
12 10 (0.25%) Yeoman
12 10 (0.25%) Jenkins
13 8 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1553 (39.43%) Finance
2 732 (18.58%) Banking
3 527 (13.38%) Retail
4 272 (6.91%) Investment Banking
5 263 (6.68%) Front Office
6 256 (6.50%) Marketing
7 210 (5.33%) Telecoms
8 180 (4.57%) Back Office
9 135 (3.43%) Legal
10 131 (3.33%) Publishing
11 93 (2.36%) Financial Institution
12 92 (2.34%) Advertising
13 90 (2.28%) Law
14 79 (2.01%) Retail Banking
15 66 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 58 (1.47%) Games
17 57 (1.45%) Billing
18 27 (0.69%) Manufacturing
19 26 (0.66%) General Ledger
20 22 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2497 (63.39%) Analyst
2 2270 (57.63%) Business Analyst
3 426 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 348 (8.83%) Consultant
5 264 (6.70%) Senior Analyst
6 228 (5.79%) Senior Business Analyst
7 214 (5.43%) Developer
8 186 (4.72%) Agile Business Analyst
9 165 (4.19%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 159 (4.04%) Banking Business Analyst
11 155 (3.94%) Business Manager
12 127 (3.22%) Systems Analyst
12 127 (3.22%) Lead Business Analyst
13 125 (3.17%) Architect
14 118 (3.00%) Technical Business Analyst
15 107 (2.72%) Business Systems Analyst
16 105 (2.67%) IT Business Analyst
17 103 (2.61%) Financial Business Analyst
18 97 (2.46%) Payments Business Analyst
19 88 (2.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (8.15%) .NET
2 166 (4.21%) XML
3 125 (3.17%) HTML
4 85 (2.16%) CSS
5 63 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 49 (1.24%) Web Services
7 46 (1.17%) jQuery
8 38 (0.96%) XSLT
9 37 (0.94%) J2EE
10 36 (0.91%) Spring
10 36 (0.91%) Middleware
11 35 (0.89%) Ajax
12 32 (0.81%) .NET Framework
13 26 (0.66%) HTML5
13 26 (0.66%) SOAP
14 21 (0.53%) WCF
14 21 (0.53%) WPF
15 19 (0.48%) COM
16 16 (0.41%) Apache Flex
16 16 (0.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 241 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 200 (5.08%) Derivative
3 164 (4.16%) Equities
4 160 (4.06%) Fixed Income
5 150 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 131 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 120 (3.05%) Credit Risk
8 110 (2.79%) Market Risk
9 106 (2.69%) Mathematics
10 82 (2.08%) SWIFT
11 77 (1.95%) Reference Data
12 74 (1.88%) Hedge funds
13 67 (1.70%) Visualisation
14 63 (1.60%) Economics
15 59 (1.50%) FMCG
16 54 (1.37%) Mobile App
17 53 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
18 50 (1.27%) Open Source
19 46 (1.17%) Statistics
19 46 (1.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (2.34%) UNIX
2 86 (2.18%) Windows
3 81 (2.06%) Linux
4 25 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 24 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 16 (0.41%) Android
7 12 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.076%) AIX
11 3 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.076%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.051%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.025%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1133 (28.76%) Project Management
2 639 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 486 (12.34%) UML
4 463 (11.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 462 (11.73%) PRINCE2
6 450 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 436 (11.07%) Scrum
8 418 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 346 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
9 346 (8.78%) Data Analysis
10 324 (8.23%) Use Case
10 324 (8.23%) Waterfall
11 293 (7.44%) User Stories
12 276 (7.01%) CRM
13 275 (6.98%) Data Modelling
14 248 (6.30%) Change Management
15 235 (5.97%) Analytics
16 234 (5.94%) Asset Management
17 186 (4.72%) Investment Management
18 184 (4.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 843 (21.40%) SQL
2 259 (6.58%) Java
3 193 (4.90%) C#
4 108 (2.74%) Python
5 107 (2.72%) C++
6 98 (2.49%) VBA
7 87 (2.21%) JavaScript
8 75 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 68 (1.73%) VB
10 64 (1.62%) C
11 63 (1.60%) R
12 46 (1.17%) VB.NET
13 38 (0.96%) MATLAB
14 31 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 26 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 26 (0.66%) PHP
16 21 (0.53%) Clojure
17 20 (0.51%) Perl
17 20 (0.51%) VBScript
18 18 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 704 (17.87%) Degree
2 344 (8.73%) ISEB
3 109 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 67 (1.70%) PMI Certification
5 55 (1.40%) PMP
6 47 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 37 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 36 (0.91%) IIBA
9 34 (0.86%) PhD
10 24 (0.61%) CBAP
11 21 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (0.53%) SC Cleared
12 20 (0.51%) CFA
13 19 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 16 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
14 16 (0.41%) CIMA
15 14 (0.36%) MBA
16 11 (0.28%) CISA
16 11 (0.28%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (6.40%) QA
2 45 (1.14%) EMIR
3 44 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 38 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 27 (0.69%) Basel III
7 21 (0.53%) SLA
7 21 (0.53%) FATCA
8 19 (0.48%) MiFID
8 19 (0.48%) COREP
9 15 (0.38%) FINREP
10 13 (0.33%) Basel II
11 10 (0.25%) CRD IV
12 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (0.18%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.15%) Dublin Core
14 5 (0.13%) COBIT
15 4 (0.10%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 2 (0.051%) AIFMD
System Software
1 21 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.051%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.051%) HDFS
4 2 (0.051%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.10%) SCCM
5 3 (0.076%) Puppet
6 2 (0.051%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.051%) OpenView
6 2 (0.051%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.051%) Control-M
Vendors
1 474 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 266 (6.75%) Oracle
3 153 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
4 150 (3.81%) SAP
5 69 (1.75%) Business Objects
6 59 (1.50%) Cognos
7 56 (1.42%) Tableau
8 42 (1.07%) Sybase
9 40 (1.02%) IBM
10 39 (0.99%) Charles River
11 37 (0.94%) thinkFolio
12 33 (0.84%) HP
12 33 (0.84%) Sitecore
13 32 (0.81%) Bloomberg
14 27 (0.69%) Adobe
15 26 (0.66%) hybris
16 25 (0.63%) Informatica
16 25 (0.63%) Google
17 24 (0.61%) CODA
17 24 (0.61%) Siebel
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Salary: £550 - £700 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Grays, Essex
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Salary: £40000 per annum + pension & 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Pension/Health Cover
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City, London
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits package.
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 20% company bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
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