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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 41 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2634 2485 3060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.55% 5.53% 6.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.94% 5.91% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2070 2592
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 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 -10 627 £57,500 -4.16% 168
Bromley +4 22 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Uxbridge +15 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Sidcup +2 13 £51,875 +10.07%
New Malden -1 6 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Canary Wharf -3 5 £41,500 -24.54%
Croydon -17 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Brentford -2 4 £58,750 +30.55%
Docklands, London -8 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Wembley -8 4 £45,000 -
Ilford - 4 £41,250 -
Surbiton -3 3 £45,000 +1.12%
Westminster -3 3 £32,571 -40.78%
Kingston Upon Thames -24 3 £55,000 -
Feltham +7 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Chessington -5 2 £38,750 +72.22%
Grays - 2 £40,000 - 1
Harrow - 2 £46,750 -
Dagenham - 2 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £48,500 -
Hackney - 2 £45,000 -
Ealing +7 1 £45,500 +1.11%
Twickenham +2 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Paddington -4 1 - -
Chiswick -6 1 £60,000 -
Hounslow -19 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Beckenham - 1 £32,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £65,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Teddington - 1 £41,500 -
Worcester Park - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2233 (41.74%) Business Analysis
2 1962 (36.67%) Finance
3 1149 (21.48%) SQL
4 1045 (19.53%) Banking
5 974 (18.21%) Project Management
6 751 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 697 (13.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 675 (12.62%) UML
9 658 (12.30%) Retail
10 641 (11.98%) Degree
11 632 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 607 (11.35%) E-Commerce
13 588 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
14 557 (10.41%) Scrum
15 501 (9.36%) Microsoft
16 494 (9.23%) Investment Banking
17 451 (8.43%) Data Analysis
18 413 (7.72%) PRINCE2
19 403 (7.53%) MS Excel
20 402 (7.51%) Use Case
21 395 (7.38%) ISEB
22 393 (7.35%) Marketing
23 388 (7.25%) Front Office
24 368 (6.88%) CRM
25 343 (6.41%) Waterfall
26 337 (6.30%) Back Office
27 336 (6.28%) Asset Management
28 331 (6.19%) Change Management
29 329 (6.15%) SQL Server
30 326 (6.09%) User Stories

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 222 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 104 (1.94%) CMS
3 42 (0.79%) SAS
4 34 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 21 (0.39%) Confluence
7 20 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (0.30%) IIS
9 12 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
12 9 (0.17%) Drupal
13 7 (0.13%) Documentum
13 7 (0.13%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.11%) WorkSite
15 5 (0.093%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.075%) Liferay
16 4 (0.075%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.056%) PowerExchange
17 3 (0.056%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 403 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 315 (5.89%) MS Visio
3 191 (3.57%) MS Office
4 138 (2.58%) MS Project
5 102 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.21%) SPSS
8 11 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.17%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.037%) GIMP
10 2 (0.037%) Stata
10 2 (0.037%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.019%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 65 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 38 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 36 (0.67%) Summit
4 33 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 31 (0.58%) LatentZero
5 31 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 30 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
7 29 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
8 28 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
9 27 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
10 25 (0.47%) Magento
11 23 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
12 22 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
13 21 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
13 21 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
14 19 (0.36%) Kondor+
15 17 (0.32%) SAP FI
15 17 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 16 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 65 (1.21%) SaaS
2 18 (0.34%) LucidChart
3 16 (0.30%) Force.com
4 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.11%) Taleo
7 4 (0.075%) PaaS
7 4 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.037%) Office 365
9 2 (0.037%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (0.86%) Internet
2 33 (0.62%) Intranet
3 24 (0.45%) MPLS
4 12 (0.22%) Extranet
5 11 (0.21%) FTP
6 8 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
7 7 (0.13%) HTTP
8 6 (0.11%) MVNO
9 4 (0.075%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.075%) ISDN
10 3 (0.056%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.056%) Firewall
10 3 (0.056%) DMZ
10 3 (0.056%) LDAP
11 2 (0.037%) 4G
11 2 (0.037%) NFC
11 2 (0.037%) SMS
11 2 (0.037%) Wireless
12 1 (0.019%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.019%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 254 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 159 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 149 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 141 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 123 (2.30%) QlikView
7 82 (1.53%) Data Mining
8 61 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 56 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 49 (0.92%) Big Data
10 49 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
11 45 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 42 (0.79%) Spotfire
13 36 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
14 34 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
16 32 (0.60%) Data Mart
17 31 (0.58%) MS Access
18 25 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 108 (2.02%) JIRA
2 47 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 35 (0.65%) Axure RP
5 28 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 20 (0.37%) Rational Rose
7 18 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 16 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 16 (0.30%) RequisitePro
9 15 (0.28%) ERwin
9 15 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 8 (0.15%) Toad
11 8 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.075%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.075%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.056%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.056%) FrontPage
13 3 (0.056%) CaliberRM
General
1 1962 (36.67%) Finance
2 1045 (19.53%) Banking
3 658 (12.30%) Retail
4 494 (9.23%) Investment Banking
5 393 (7.35%) Marketing
6 388 (7.25%) Front Office
7 337 (6.30%) Back Office
8 250 (4.67%) Telecoms
9 216 (4.04%) Legal
10 155 (2.90%) Advertising
11 136 (2.54%) Law
12 129 (2.41%) Publishing
13 115 (2.15%) Financial Institution
14 94 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 80 (1.50%) Retail Banking
16 78 (1.46%) Games
17 49 (0.92%) Billing
18 42 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
19 41 (0.77%) French Language
20 40 (0.75%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (4.21%) .NET
2 119 (2.22%) XML
3 76 (1.42%) HTML
4 56 (1.05%) Web Services
5 33 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 25 (0.47%) CSS
7 24 (0.45%) WinForms
8 23 (0.43%) J2EE
9 22 (0.41%) COM
10 20 (0.37%) MDX
11 17 (0.32%) WCF
11 17 (0.32%) WPF
12 13 (0.24%) EDI
12 13 (0.24%) Apache Flex
13 12 (0.22%) SOAP
13 12 (0.22%) Middleware
14 10 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
15 9 (0.17%) JSON
15 9 (0.17%) RESTful
16 8 (0.15%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 289 (5.40%) Derivative
2 256 (4.79%) Fixed Income
3 249 (4.65%) Equities
4 240 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 214 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 177 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 118 (2.21%) Reference Data
8 109 (2.04%) Market Risk
9 102 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 98 (1.83%) Credit Risk
11 91 (1.70%) Hedge funds
12 74 (1.38%) SWIFT
13 59 (1.10%) FMCG
14 56 (1.05%) Physics
15 52 (0.97%) Digital Media
16 50 (0.93%) Mobile App
17 46 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
18 44 (0.82%) Open Source
19 43 (0.80%) Social Media
20 38 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (1.35%) Windows
2 45 (0.84%) UNIX
3 18 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 17 (0.32%) Windows 7
5 16 (0.30%) Linux
6 9 (0.17%) Android
7 5 (0.093%) Solaris
8 4 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.056%) AIX
9 3 (0.056%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.037%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.037%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.037%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.019%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2233 (41.74%) Business Analysis
2 974 (18.21%) Project Management
3 751 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 697 (13.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 675 (12.62%) UML
6 632 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 607 (11.35%) E-Commerce
8 588 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
9 557 (10.41%) Scrum
10 451 (8.43%) Data Analysis
11 413 (7.72%) PRINCE2
12 402 (7.51%) Use Case
13 368 (6.88%) CRM
14 343 (6.41%) Waterfall
15 336 (6.28%) Asset Management
16 331 (6.19%) Change Management
17 326 (6.09%) User Stories
18 279 (5.21%) Data Modelling
19 274 (5.12%) Analytics
20 271 (5.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1149 (21.48%) SQL
2 168 (3.14%) Java
3 122 (2.28%) T-SQL
4 85 (1.59%) C#
5 54 (1.01%) VBA
6 53 (0.99%) C
7 51 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 40 (0.75%) PHP
9 39 (0.73%) Python
10 35 (0.65%) VB
11 30 (0.56%) C++
12 25 (0.47%) JavaScript
13 17 (0.32%) ABAP
14 16 (0.30%) Perl
15 15 (0.28%) Tcl
16 13 (0.24%) VB.NET
16 13 (0.24%) R
17 9 (0.17%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.15%) Scala
18 8 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 641 (11.98%) Degree
2 395 (7.38%) ISEB
3 81 (1.51%) PMI Certification
4 58 (1.08%) PMP
5 50 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 47 (0.88%) IIBA
7 30 (0.56%) CBAP
8 27 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 24 (0.45%) Security Cleared
10 20 (0.37%) MBA
11 19 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (0.21%) ISTQB
16 10 (0.19%) ACCA
16 10 (0.19%) CIMA
17 9 (0.17%) SAP Certification
17 9 (0.17%) MCSE
17 9 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 310 (5.79%) QA
2 99 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 94 (1.76%) EMIR
4 57 (1.07%) FATCA
5 46 (0.86%) MiFID
6 38 (0.71%) Basel III
6 38 (0.71%) Solvency II
7 37 (0.69%) COREP
8 34 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 23 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 21 (0.39%) ISO 9001
11 20 (0.37%) CRD IV
11 20 (0.37%) UCITS
12 19 (0.36%) SLA
12 19 (0.36%) Basel II
12 19 (0.36%) FINREP
13 8 (0.15%) AIFMD
14 5 (0.093%) IAS 39
15 4 (0.075%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.037%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.056%) Control-M
2 3 (0.056%) SCCM
3 2 (0.037%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.019%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.019%) Nagios
4 1 (0.019%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.019%) Netcool
4 1 (0.019%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.019%) OpenView
Vendors
1 501 (9.36%) Microsoft
2 305 (5.70%) Oracle
3 195 (3.64%) SAP
4 192 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 121 (2.26%) Business Objects
6 119 (2.22%) Cognos
7 68 (1.27%) Tableau
8 65 (1.21%) Murex
9 61 (1.14%) hybris
10 53 (0.99%) Charles River
11 52 (0.97%) Bloomberg
11 52 (0.97%) Calypso
12 51 (0.95%) thinkFolio
13 42 (0.79%) Demandware
14 33 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
15 31 (0.58%) IBM
16 30 (0.56%) CODA
17 29 (0.54%) JD Edwards
18 28 (0.52%) Informatica
18 28 (0.52%) ATG
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Aquent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Certeco
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £8 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Salt
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
I3
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday