The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 45 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2383 2553 2453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.44% 5.47% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.86% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 2187 2037
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in London

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +3 511 £57,500 - 93
Wimbledon - 14 £46,250 -
Chiswick +6 12 £44,000 -26.66%
Docklands, London +11 9 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Uxbridge -7 6 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Croydon +4 5 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Hammersmith +5 4 £48,000 -1.03%
Bromley +4 4 £29,000 -35.55%
Harrow +16 3 - - 1
Brentford +7 3 £55,000 -2.22%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 £38,066 -30.79% 3
Surbiton +1 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Wembley -1 3 £45,000 -
Ealing -25 3 - -
Canary Wharf -8 2 £43,750 -0.56%
Enfield - 2 £37,500 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £52,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1964 (39.40%) Business Analysis
2 1879 (37.69%) Finance
3 1433 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 1070 (21.46%) Banking
5 897 (17.99%) SQL
6 836 (16.77%) Project Management
7 796 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
8 756 (15.17%) Degree
9 701 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 672 (13.48%) Retail
11 648 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 616 (12.36%) SDLC
13 559 (11.21%) Investment Banking
14 539 (10.81%) Use Case
15 534 (10.71%) Scrum
16 517 (10.37%) User Stories
17 501 (10.05%) UML
18 478 (9.59%) E-Commerce
19 468 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
20 447 (8.97%) Microsoft
21 366 (7.34%) MS Excel
22 357 (7.16%) Waterfall
23 338 (6.78%) CRM
24 335 (6.72%) QA
25 333 (6.68%) Data Modelling
26 324 (6.50%) Data Analysis
27 305 (6.12%) MS Visio
28 300 (6.02%) PRINCE2
28 300 (6.02%) Front Office
29 296 (5.94%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 160 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 77 (1.54%) CMS
3 45 (0.90%) Confluence
4 30 (0.60%) SAS
5 23 (0.46%) WebSphere
6 16 (0.32%) Documentum
7 11 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (0.20%) Drupal
8 10 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.14%) WorkSite
10 7 (0.14%) Lync
10 7 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.14%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.12%) IIS
12 5 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 366 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 305 (6.12%) MS Visio
3 202 (4.05%) MS Office
4 143 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 78 (1.56%) MS Project
6 21 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.24%) SPSS
8 8 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.060%) FastStats
12 2 (0.040%) Windchill
13 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.020%) Mingle
13 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 66 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 50 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 42 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
4 42 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
5 38 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 36 (0.72%) thinkFolio
7 35 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
8 34 (0.68%) Endur
9 26 (0.52%) Markit EDM
10 24 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 18 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
11 18 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
12 16 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
12 16 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
13 15 (0.30%) Magento
13 15 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 14 (0.28%) Temenos T24
14 14 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
15 12 (0.24%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 86 (1.73%) SaaS
2 22 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 14 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (0.18%) Lucidchart
5 7 (0.14%) Office 365
6 6 (0.12%) Force.com
6 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.080%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.080%) PaaS
7 4 (0.080%) Veeva
8 3 (0.060%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.060%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.020%) GitHub
10 1 (0.020%) Trello
10 1 (0.020%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.30%) Internet
2 23 (0.46%) Intranet
3 16 (0.32%) DSL
4 12 (0.24%) VoIP
5 10 (0.20%) GSM
5 10 (0.20%) Network Security
6 8 (0.16%) Broadband
7 5 (0.10%) LAN
7 5 (0.10%) WAN
7 5 (0.10%) WebEx
8 4 (0.080%) RFID
9 3 (0.060%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.060%) SSL
10 2 (0.040%) IPv4
10 2 (0.040%) IPv6
10 2 (0.040%) VPN
10 2 (0.040%) Extranet
11 1 (0.020%) SSH
11 1 (0.020%) CTI
11 1 (0.020%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (5.20%) SQL Server
2 210 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 77 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (1.50%) Big Data
6 73 (1.46%) QlikView
7 72 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 71 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 42 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
13 31 (0.62%) Data Mining
14 24 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 24 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
15 22 (0.44%) OLAP
16 20 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (0.34%) MS Access
18 13 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 168 (3.37%) JIRA
2 39 (0.78%) Axure RP
3 37 (0.74%) Rational Rose
4 31 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.16%) ProtoShare
8 7 (0.14%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.10%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.10%) Bugzilla
9 5 (0.10%) Toad
9 5 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.060%) MSTest
10 3 (0.060%) Selenium
10 3 (0.060%) Calabash
11 2 (0.040%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.040%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.040%) ERwin
12 1 (0.020%) Subversion
12 1 (0.020%) MagicDraw
General
1 1879 (37.69%) Finance
2 1070 (21.46%) Banking
3 672 (13.48%) Retail
4 559 (11.21%) Investment Banking
5 300 (6.02%) Front Office
6 290 (5.82%) Back Office
7 217 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 197 (3.95%) Marketing
9 167 (3.35%) Legal
10 164 (3.29%) Law
11 108 (2.17%) Financial Institution
12 103 (2.07%) Advertising
13 101 (2.03%) Retail Banking
14 93 (1.87%) Publishing
15 70 (1.40%) Billing
16 49 (0.98%) Manufacturing
17 46 (0.92%) French Language
18 43 (0.86%) Games
19 33 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
20 31 (0.62%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (4.11%) .NET
2 87 (1.75%) XML
3 53 (1.06%) HTML
4 45 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
5 33 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 29 (0.58%) Mason
7 27 (0.54%) .NET Framework
7 27 (0.54%) Web Services
8 20 (0.40%) CSS
9 12 (0.24%) Middleware
10 11 (0.22%) WinForms
10 11 (0.22%) HTML5
11 10 (0.20%) FpML
12 9 (0.18%) SOAP
12 9 (0.18%) MDX
13 8 (0.16%) J2EE
13 8 (0.16%) RESTful
14 7 (0.14%) COM
15 6 (0.12%) WSDL
15 6 (0.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 796 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 271 (5.44%) Derivative
3 220 (4.41%) Equities
4 204 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 183 (3.67%) Fixed Income
6 169 (3.39%) User Experience
7 155 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 119 (2.39%) Computer Science
9 83 (1.66%) Reference Data
10 79 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 72 (1.44%) Credit Risk
12 71 (1.42%) SWIFT
13 69 (1.38%) Mobile App
14 64 (1.28%) Hedge funds
15 60 (1.20%) Mathematics
16 59 (1.18%) FMCG
17 52 (1.04%) Market Risk
18 50 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
19 42 (0.84%) Economics
20 41 (0.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (1.46%) Windows
2 34 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 30 (0.60%) UNIX
4 22 (0.44%) Android
5 21 (0.42%) Linux
6 18 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.040%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1964 (39.40%) Business Analysis
2 1433 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 836 (16.77%) Project Management
4 701 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 648 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 616 (12.36%) SDLC
7 539 (10.81%) Use Case
8 534 (10.71%) Scrum
9 517 (10.37%) User Stories
10 501 (10.05%) UML
11 478 (9.59%) E-Commerce
12 468 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
13 357 (7.16%) Waterfall
14 338 (6.78%) CRM
15 333 (6.68%) Data Modelling
16 324 (6.50%) Data Analysis
17 300 (6.02%) PRINCE2
18 278 (5.58%) Change Management
19 256 (5.14%) Workflow
20 236 (4.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 897 (17.99%) SQL
2 99 (1.99%) C#
3 92 (1.85%) Java
4 74 (1.48%) T-SQL
5 51 (1.02%) C
6 35 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 34 (0.68%) VBA
8 33 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 31 (0.62%) VB
10 29 (0.58%) R
11 12 (0.24%) PHP
11 12 (0.24%) C++
12 11 (0.22%) Python
13 8 (0.16%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.080%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.080%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.080%) VBScript
15 3 (0.060%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.060%) IronPython
16 1 (0.020%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 756 (15.17%) Degree
2 296 (5.94%) ISEB
3 71 (1.42%) PMI Certification
4 51 (1.02%) PMP
5 49 (0.98%) IIBA
6 44 (0.88%) ACCA
7 38 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 35 (0.70%) CIMA
9 27 (0.54%) DV Cleared
10 26 (0.52%) CBAP
11 25 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 23 (0.46%) SC Cleared
13 14 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
14 11 (0.22%) MBA
14 11 (0.22%) AAT
15 7 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.080%) PhD
17 3 (0.060%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 3 (0.060%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (6.72%) QA
2 79 (1.58%) MiFID
3 74 (1.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 73 (1.46%) EMIR
5 55 (1.10%) Solvency II
6 35 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 32 (0.64%) FATCA
8 25 (0.50%) CRD IV
9 24 (0.48%) Basel III
10 21 (0.42%) Data Quality
11 16 (0.32%) COREP
12 14 (0.28%) Basel II
13 11 (0.22%) ISO 9001
14 10 (0.20%) SLA
15 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
15 8 (0.16%) FINREP
16 3 (0.060%) AIFMD
16 3 (0.060%) IAS 39
17 2 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 2 (0.040%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.10%) vSphere
3 2 (0.040%) XenApp
4 1 (0.020%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.020%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.020%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.20%) TrustSec
3 2 (0.040%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.040%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.020%) Control-M
Vendors
1 447 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 283 (5.68%) Oracle
3 217 (4.35%) SAP
4 146 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
5 62 (1.24%) Tableau
6 46 (0.92%) Murex
7 45 (0.90%) IBM
7 45 (0.90%) Hyperion
8 39 (0.78%) Charles River
8 39 (0.78%) hybris
9 37 (0.74%) Cognos
10 32 (0.64%) OpenLink
11 29 (0.58%) SunGard
12 28 (0.56%) ATG
13 27 (0.54%) GoldenSource
14 25 (0.50%) Siebel
15 24 (0.48%) SimCorp
15 24 (0.48%) Google
16 23 (0.46%) Demandware
16 23 (0.46%) Guidewire
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, car, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Marks & Spencer
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £75k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Beneifits
Posted: 19 hours ago