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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2307 2530 2671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.21% 5.57% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 5.93% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2075 2323
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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 -7 533 £57,500 +4.54% 125
Wimbledon - 16 £57,500 -
Bromley +3 10 £62,500 +32.97% 1
Sidcup -1 10 £50,000 +6.10%
Surbiton -1 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Docklands, London -6 8 £57,500 - 2
Croydon -5 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Uxbridge -7 7 £57,500 +35.29%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 6 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Hackney - 6 - -
Westminster +4 5 £32,571 -23.36%
Canary Wharf +34 3 £42,560 -58.06%
Enfield +5 3 £27,500 -40.21%
Southwark - 3 £50,000 -
Worcester Park - 3 £50,000 -
Wembley +2 2 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Hounslow -15 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chessington - 2 £52,500 -
Teddington - 2 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £40,000 -
Finchley - 2 - -
Paddington 0 1 - -
Beckenham -1 1 £45,000 - 1
Greenford - 1 £37,500 -
Harrow - 1 £46,000 - 1
Hayes - 1 - - 1
Romford - 1 £50,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1918 (40.38%) Business Analysis
2 1663 (35.01%) Finance
3 1360 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
4 931 (19.60%) SQL
5 802 (16.88%) Banking
6 778 (16.38%) Project Management
7 679 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 599 (12.61%) Retail
9 576 (12.13%) Degree
10 569 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 539 (11.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 502 (10.57%) UML
13 476 (10.02%) E-Commerce
14 456 (9.60%) Microsoft
15 450 (9.47%) Scrum
16 420 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
17 402 (8.46%) ISEB
18 397 (8.36%) Data Analysis
19 387 (8.15%) CRM
20 368 (7.75%) PRINCE2
21 358 (7.54%) MS Excel
22 353 (7.43%) Waterfall
23 346 (7.28%) User Stories
23 346 (7.28%) Investment Banking
24 333 (7.01%) Use Case
25 332 (6.99%) Front Office
26 311 (6.55%) Change Management
27 286 (6.02%) QA
28 268 (5.64%) Asset Management
28 268 (5.64%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 149 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 66 (1.39%) CMS
3 60 (1.26%) SAS
4 38 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 26 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 23 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (0.29%) Alfresco
8 10 (0.21%) Documentum
9 9 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.19%) Confluence
10 8 (0.17%) IIS
11 7 (0.15%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.11%) FileNet
13 5 (0.11%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.084%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.063%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.063%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 3 (0.063%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.063%) Tomcat
Applications
1 358 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 244 (5.14%) MS Visio
3 174 (3.66%) MS Office
4 108 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 103 (2.17%) MS Project
6 18 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.19%) SPSS
9 4 (0.084%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.063%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.042%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.021%) FastStats
12 1 (0.021%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 96 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.67%) Markit EDM
3 28 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
3 28 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 25 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
5 22 (0.46%) LatentZero
5 22 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 20 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
6 20 (0.42%) SAP FI
6 20 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
7 19 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
8 18 (0.38%) SAP CRM
8 18 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
9 16 (0.34%) SalesLogix
10 15 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
11 14 (0.29%) Endur
11 14 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 55 (1.16%) SaaS
2 25 (0.53%) Force.com
3 10 (0.21%) Office 365
4 9 (0.19%) LucidChart
5 7 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.13%) Taleo
6 6 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.084%) IBM Blueworks
8 3 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.063%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.042%) PaaS
10 1 (0.021%) IaaS
10 1 (0.021%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (0.76%) Internet
2 19 (0.40%) MPLS
3 16 (0.34%) Intranet
4 12 (0.25%) HTTP
5 8 (0.17%) Extranet
6 6 (0.13%) Firewall
7 5 (0.11%) DMZ
7 5 (0.11%) Broadband
7 5 (0.11%) MVNO
8 4 (0.084%) NGN
8 4 (0.084%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.063%) SSL
9 3 (0.063%) SAN
9 3 (0.063%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.042%) VPN
10 2 (0.042%) LAN
10 2 (0.042%) VoIP
10 2 (0.042%) WAN
10 2 (0.042%) SWIFTNet
10 2 (0.042%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
2 229 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 146 (3.07%) Relational Database
4 130 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 95 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 70 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 64 (1.35%) Big Data
8 49 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (0.97%) QlikView
10 32 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 32 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 30 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 28 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (0.59%) Oracle Database
12 28 (0.59%) MS Access
13 27 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
15 25 (0.53%) Data Mart
16 20 (0.42%) MySQL
17 17 (0.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 84 (1.77%) JIRA
2 26 (0.55%) Axure RP
3 20 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 20 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 19 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.38%) Rational Rose
6 17 (0.36%) ERwin
7 15 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 11 (0.23%) RequisitePro
9 8 (0.17%) Git (software)
9 8 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (0.15%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (0.15%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.11%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.063%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.042%) Hudson
13 2 (0.042%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.042%) Toad
General
1 1663 (35.01%) Finance
2 802 (16.88%) Banking
3 599 (12.61%) Retail
4 346 (7.28%) Investment Banking
5 332 (6.99%) Front Office
6 264 (5.56%) Marketing
7 231 (4.86%) Telecoms
8 196 (4.13%) Back Office
9 168 (3.54%) Legal
10 147 (3.09%) Advertising
11 119 (2.51%) Law
12 80 (1.68%) Financial Institution
13 77 (1.62%) Publishing
14 74 (1.56%) Billing
15 60 (1.26%) Games
16 56 (1.18%) Retail Banking
17 42 (0.88%) French Language
18 41 (0.86%) Manufacturing
19 34 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
20 25 (0.53%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (2.27%) .NET
1 108 (2.27%) XML
2 51 (1.07%) HTML
3 32 (0.67%) Web Services
4 21 (0.44%) ASP.NET
4 21 (0.44%) CSS
5 19 (0.40%) WinForms
6 18 (0.38%) COM
6 18 (0.38%) J2EE
7 17 (0.36%) SOAP
8 14 (0.29%) Visualforce
9 11 (0.23%) JSON
9 11 (0.23%) XBRL
9 11 (0.23%) Middleware
10 9 (0.19%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.17%) XML Messaging
11 8 (0.17%) WPF
11 8 (0.17%) RESTful
12 7 (0.15%) WCF
12 7 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 679 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 187 (3.94%) Derivative
4 170 (3.58%) User Experience
5 168 (3.54%) Fixed Income
6 162 (3.41%) Equities
7 150 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 107 (2.25%) Computer Science
9 95 (2.00%) Market Risk
10 85 (1.79%) Credit Risk
11 71 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 71 (1.49%) FMCG
12 66 (1.39%) Data Integration
13 56 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 53 (1.12%) Mobile App
15 52 (1.09%) Reference Data
15 52 (1.09%) EPoS
16 51 (1.07%) Social Media
17 48 (1.01%) Data Structures
18 46 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 54 (1.14%) Windows
2 28 (0.59%) UNIX
3 15 (0.32%) Apple iOS
4 12 (0.25%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.17%) Linux
6 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.084%) Android
8 3 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.042%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.042%) Solaris
10 1 (0.021%) VMS
10 1 (0.021%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1918 (40.38%) Business Analysis
2 1360 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
3 778 (16.38%) Project Management
4 569 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 539 (11.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 502 (10.57%) UML
7 476 (10.02%) E-Commerce
8 450 (9.47%) Scrum
9 420 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
10 397 (8.36%) Data Analysis
11 387 (8.15%) CRM
12 368 (7.75%) PRINCE2
13 353 (7.43%) Waterfall
14 346 (7.28%) User Stories
15 333 (7.01%) Use Case
16 311 (6.55%) Change Management
17 268 (5.64%) Asset Management
17 268 (5.64%) Data Modelling
18 244 (5.14%) Workflow
19 198 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 931 (19.60%) SQL
2 106 (2.23%) Java
3 63 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 57 (1.20%) VBA
5 54 (1.14%) C#
6 46 (0.97%) C
7 40 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 30 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 19 (0.40%) R
10 18 (0.38%) ABAP
10 18 (0.38%) VB
11 17 (0.36%) PHP
12 14 (0.29%) Python
12 14 (0.29%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.17%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.15%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.11%) VBScript
15 5 (0.11%) C++
16 4 (0.084%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.084%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 576 (12.13%) Degree
2 402 (8.46%) ISEB
3 51 (1.07%) PMI Certification
4 47 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (0.74%) IIBA
6 34 (0.72%) CBAP
7 30 (0.63%) PMP
8 29 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
9 28 (0.59%) Security Cleared
10 20 (0.42%) MBA
11 18 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.25%) PhD
13 12 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.25%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.19%) ACCA
15 9 (0.19%) CIMA
15 9 (0.19%) DV Cleared
16 7 (0.15%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (6.02%) QA
2 58 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 57 (1.20%) EMIR
4 33 (0.69%) FATCA
5 30 (0.63%) Basel III
5 30 (0.63%) Solvency II
6 29 (0.61%) MiFID
7 24 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.51%) COREP
8 23 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 19 (0.40%) Basel II
10 18 (0.38%) FINREP
11 17 (0.36%) SLA
12 11 (0.23%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.19%) UCITS
14 8 (0.17%) CRD IV
15 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
16 2 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 2 (0.042%) WAI
17 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.042%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.042%) Squid
2 2 (0.042%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.042%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.021%) vSphere
3 1 (0.021%) Xen
3 1 (0.021%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.084%) Control-M
3 2 (0.042%) SCCM
4 1 (0.021%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.021%) Nagios
4 1 (0.021%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 456 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 229 (4.82%) Oracle
3 191 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
4 180 (3.79%) SAP
5 87 (1.83%) Business Objects
6 71 (1.49%) Cognos
7 49 (1.03%) Tableau
8 46 (0.97%) Charles River
9 40 (0.84%) hybris
10 36 (0.76%) ATG
11 35 (0.74%) IBM
12 32 (0.67%) Bloomberg
13 29 (0.61%) CODA
13 29 (0.61%) Demandware
14 28 (0.59%) Guidewire
15 27 (0.57%) thinkFolio
15 27 (0.57%) Siebel
16 26 (0.55%) Murex
17 25 (0.53%) Vermilion
18 22 (0.46%) JD Edwards
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £600 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CSC
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80K package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: Yesterday