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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2443 2411 3005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.30% 5.42% 6.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 5.79% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 2006 2525
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 -15 557 £57,500 -4.16% 129
Bromley +8 20 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Uxbridge +3 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Sidcup +2 11 £46,750 -0.79% 1
Canary Wharf +11 7 £44,000 -20.00%
Docklands, London -10 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Croydon -13 6 £42,500 -15.00%
New Malden - 6 £42,500 -
Surbiton 0 5 £42,500 -4.49%
Wembley -2 4 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 4 £45,000 - 1
Westminster -2 3 £32,571 -40.78%
Paddington -6 3 - -
Finchley - 3 - -
Grays - 3 £40,000 -
Chessington +1 2 £38,750 +72.22% 1
Southwark -5 2 £50,000 +75.43% 1
Hounslow -10 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Harrow -14 2 £46,750 +24.66% 1
Dagenham - 2 £45,000 -
Worcester Park - 2 £42,500 -
Twickenham +6 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Ealing 0 1 £45,500 +1.11%
Brentford -5 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Ilford - 1 £36,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £65,000 -
Teddington - 1 £41,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £32,500 -
Feltham - 1 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2204 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 1882 (35.81%) Finance
3 1524 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1147 (21.83%) SQL
5 970 (18.46%) Banking
6 960 (18.27%) Project Management
7 812 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
8 669 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 636 (12.10%) UML
10 632 (12.03%) Retail
11 630 (11.99%) Degree
12 608 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 567 (10.79%) E-Commerce
14 556 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
15 545 (10.37%) Scrum
16 489 (9.31%) Microsoft
17 464 (8.83%) Investment Banking
18 433 (8.24%) Data Analysis
19 415 (7.90%) PRINCE2
20 391 (7.44%) Marketing
21 386 (7.35%) Use Case
22 384 (7.31%) ISEB
23 383 (7.29%) Front Office
24 371 (7.06%) MS Excel
25 355 (6.76%) CRM
26 353 (6.72%) Waterfall
27 335 (6.37%) User Stories
28 325 (6.18%) Change Management
29 324 (6.17%) Asset Management
30 315 (5.99%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 204 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 94 (1.79%) CMS
3 34 (0.65%) SAS
4 27 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 17 (0.32%) Confluence
8 15 (0.29%) IIS
9 10 (0.19%) Drupal
9 10 (0.19%) Alfresco
10 9 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (0.17%) Documentum
11 8 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.095%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.076%) Liferay
14 4 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.057%) WorkSite
16 2 (0.038%) PowerExchange
16 2 (0.038%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 371 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 299 (5.69%) MS Visio
3 184 (3.50%) MS Office
4 132 (2.51%) MS Project
5 96 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.25%) SPSS
9 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.038%) GIMP
11 1 (0.019%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 72 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 35 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 34 (0.65%) Markit EDM
5 33 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
6 32 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
7 31 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
8 30 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
8 30 (0.57%) Summit
9 29 (0.55%) LatentZero
10 25 (0.48%) Magento
11 23 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
11 23 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
12 22 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
12 22 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
13 21 (0.40%) SAP FI
14 19 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
15 18 (0.34%) Google Analytics
15 18 (0.34%) SAP CO
15 18 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.31%) SaaS
2 21 (0.40%) Force.com
3 19 (0.36%) LucidChart
4 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.095%) PaaS
5 5 (0.095%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.076%) Taleo
7 3 (0.057%) Office 365
7 3 (0.057%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.038%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.038%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.019%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (0.76%) Internet
2 28 (0.53%) Intranet
2 28 (0.53%) MPLS
3 11 (0.21%) Extranet
4 9 (0.17%) FTP
5 8 (0.15%) HTTP
5 8 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
6 6 (0.11%) MVNO
7 5 (0.095%) DMZ
7 5 (0.095%) Firewall
8 3 (0.057%) LDAP
8 3 (0.057%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.038%) NGN
9 2 (0.038%) 4G
9 2 (0.038%) ISDN
9 2 (0.038%) SMS
9 2 (0.038%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.038%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.038%) Wireless
10 1 (0.019%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 242 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
3 153 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (2.89%) Relational Database
5 133 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (1.98%) QlikView
7 87 (1.66%) Data Mining
8 61 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 43 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 42 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 41 (0.78%) RDBMS
13 37 (0.70%) MS Access
14 36 (0.69%) Spotfire
15 35 (0.67%) Big Data
16 32 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (0.61%) Data Mart
17 29 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
18 25 (0.48%) OLAP
18 25 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 98 (1.86%) JIRA
2 43 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (0.67%) Axure RP
4 28 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 20 (0.38%) Visual Studio
6 18 (0.34%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.32%) Rational Rose
7 17 (0.32%) ERwin
8 16 (0.30%) RequisitePro
8 16 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
9 15 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 11 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 8 (0.15%) Toad
12 6 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.095%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.076%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.057%) FrontPage
15 3 (0.057%) CaliberRM
15 3 (0.057%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1882 (35.81%) Finance
2 970 (18.46%) Banking
3 632 (12.03%) Retail
4 464 (8.83%) Investment Banking
5 391 (7.44%) Marketing
6 383 (7.29%) Front Office
7 308 (5.86%) Back Office
8 224 (4.26%) Telecoms
9 204 (3.88%) Legal
10 153 (2.91%) Advertising
11 126 (2.40%) Publishing
12 118 (2.25%) Law
13 114 (2.17%) Financial Institution
14 79 (1.50%) Games
15 76 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 60 (1.14%) Retail Banking
17 54 (1.03%) Billing
18 48 (0.91%) French Language
19 42 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
19 42 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (3.81%) .NET
2 112 (2.13%) XML
3 62 (1.18%) HTML
4 51 (0.97%) Web Services
5 29 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 25 (0.48%) WinForms
7 23 (0.44%) J2EE
8 21 (0.40%) COM
9 20 (0.38%) CSS
10 19 (0.36%) MDX
11 17 (0.32%) WCF
11 17 (0.32%) WPF
12 12 (0.23%) SOAP
13 11 (0.21%) EDI
13 11 (0.21%) Middleware
13 11 (0.21%) Apache Flex
14 9 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (0.17%) JSON
14 9 (0.17%) RESTful
15 7 (0.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 812 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 260 (4.95%) Derivative
3 235 (4.47%) Fixed Income
4 233 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 222 (4.22%) Equities
6 197 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 181 (3.44%) User Experience
8 169 (3.22%) Computer Science
9 107 (2.04%) Market Risk
10 106 (2.02%) Reference Data
11 105 (2.00%) Credit Risk
12 99 (1.88%) Mathematics
13 86 (1.64%) Hedge funds
14 66 (1.26%) SWIFT
15 62 (1.18%) FMCG
16 56 (1.07%) Digital Media
17 48 (0.91%) Physics
18 41 (0.78%) Statistics
19 39 (0.74%) Social Media
20 38 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (1.22%) Windows
2 38 (0.72%) UNIX
3 15 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.21%) Windows 7
5 10 (0.19%) Linux
6 9 (0.17%) Android
7 5 (0.095%) Solaris
8 4 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.038%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.038%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.019%) VMS
10 1 (0.019%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2204 (41.94%) Business Analysis
2 1524 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (18.27%) Project Management
4 669 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 636 (12.10%) UML
6 608 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 567 (10.79%) E-Commerce
8 556 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
9 545 (10.37%) Scrum
10 433 (8.24%) Data Analysis
11 415 (7.90%) PRINCE2
12 386 (7.35%) Use Case
13 355 (6.76%) CRM
14 353 (6.72%) Waterfall
15 335 (6.37%) User Stories
16 325 (6.18%) Change Management
17 324 (6.17%) Asset Management
18 263 (5.00%) Data Modelling
19 262 (4.99%) Workflow
20 254 (4.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1147 (21.83%) SQL
2 163 (3.10%) Java
3 111 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 74 (1.41%) C#
5 64 (1.22%) VBA
6 57 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 55 (1.05%) C
8 38 (0.72%) PHP
9 33 (0.63%) VB
10 32 (0.61%) Python
11 26 (0.49%) JavaScript
12 24 (0.46%) C++
13 18 (0.34%) ABAP
14 15 (0.29%) Tcl
15 14 (0.27%) R
16 11 (0.21%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.17%) Perl
18 8 (0.15%) PowerHouse
18 8 (0.15%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 630 (11.99%) Degree
2 384 (7.31%) ISEB
3 82 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 57 (1.08%) PMP
5 51 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 46 (0.88%) IIBA
7 29 (0.55%) CBAP
7 29 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 23 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 22 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 22 (0.42%) MBA
10 15 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.21%) SAP Certification
12 11 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.19%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.17%) ACCA
14 9 (0.17%) CIMA
15 8 (0.15%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (5.99%) QA
2 89 (1.69%) EMIR
3 87 (1.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 53 (1.01%) FATCA
5 36 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.63%) MiFID
7 32 (0.61%) Solvency II
7 32 (0.61%) COREP
8 26 (0.49%) Basel III
9 22 (0.42%) SLA
9 22 (0.42%) Basel II
10 21 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 18 (0.34%) CRD IV
11 18 (0.34%) UCITS
12 17 (0.32%) ISO 9001
13 16 (0.30%) FINREP
14 5 (0.095%) AIFMD
14 5 (0.095%) IAS 39
15 4 (0.076%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.038%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.057%) SCCM
3 2 (0.038%) Control-M
4 1 (0.019%) Nagios
4 1 (0.019%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.019%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 489 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 293 (5.58%) Oracle
3 193 (3.67%) SAP
3 193 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
4 115 (2.19%) Business Objects
5 105 (2.00%) Cognos
6 69 (1.31%) Tableau
7 55 (1.05%) Murex
8 54 (1.03%) hybris
9 51 (0.97%) Bloomberg
10 49 (0.93%) Charles River
11 48 (0.91%) thinkFolio
12 47 (0.89%) Calypso
13 36 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
13 36 (0.69%) Demandware
14 31 (0.59%) CODA
15 27 (0.51%) Informatica
15 27 (0.51%) IBM
16 25 (0.48%) ATG
16 25 (0.48%) Google
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Family Healthcare and Pen
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus health fab career
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £32000 to £37000 per annum - + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Unspecified (Negotiable)
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health ins
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum £40k - £47k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago