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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 54 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2000 2011 2531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.89% 4.84% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 5.05% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1738 2124
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +7 379 £60,000 +4.34% 101
Croydon 0 13 - - 3
Uxbridge +5 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Teddington +10 9 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Canary Wharf +7 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 8 £41,500 -5.14% 3
Feltham +2 7 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Wimbledon -5 5 £52,500 -
Romford -6 5 £35,500 -29.00%
Southwark +4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Hounslow 0 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £55,000 -
Bromley +5 2 £35,000 -46.15%
Surbiton 0 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Rainham - 2 £40,000 -
Harrow +2 1 - -
Brentford -1 1 £50,000 +13.63%
Ealing - 1 £75,000 -
Hackney - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1778 (42.23%) Business Analysis
2 1687 (40.07%) Finance
3 1321 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
4 955 (22.68%) Banking
5 743 (17.65%) Degree
6 742 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
7 722 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 707 (16.79%) Project Management
9 566 (13.44%) SDLC
10 557 (13.23%) SQL
11 520 (12.35%) Retail
12 516 (12.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 480 (11.40%) Investment Banking
14 468 (11.12%) Scrum
15 466 (11.07%) Use Case
16 399 (9.48%) User Stories
17 376 (8.93%) UML
18 369 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
19 361 (8.57%) E-Commerce
20 344 (8.17%) Waterfall
21 324 (7.70%) Microsoft
21 324 (7.70%) Front Office
22 323 (7.67%) MS Excel
23 320 (7.60%) ISEB
24 311 (7.39%) Derivative
25 297 (7.05%) Change Management
26 285 (6.77%) Fixed Income
27 271 (6.44%) Back Office
28 268 (6.37%) Asset Management
29 267 (6.34%) Data Warehouse

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 86 (2.04%) CMS
2 76 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 53 (1.26%) Confluence
4 29 (0.69%) SAS
5 21 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 12 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (0.19%) Documentum
7 8 (0.19%) Drupal
8 7 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.095%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.071%) Apache
10 3 (0.071%) Node.js
10 3 (0.071%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.071%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.071%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.048%) FileNet
11 2 (0.048%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.048%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.024%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.024%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 323 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 248 (5.89%) MS Visio
3 232 (5.51%) MS Office
4 96 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 82 (1.95%) MS Project
6 14 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.024%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 69 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.93%) thinkFolio
3 19 (0.45%) Endur
3 19 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 17 (0.40%) Magento
5 15 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 15 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 15 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
8 12 (0.29%) SAP SD
9 11 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
9 11 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
10 10 (0.24%) Kondor
10 10 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
10 10 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
11 9 (0.21%) Salerio
12 8 (0.19%) LatentZero
12 8 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.35%) SaaS
2 15 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.31%) Lucidchart
4 8 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.14%) Office 365
7 4 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.071%) Force.com
9 2 (0.048%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.024%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.024%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.024%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.024%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.50%) Internet
2 16 (0.38%) Intranet
3 10 (0.24%) HTTP
4 4 (0.095%) Broadband
4 4 (0.095%) CTI
5 3 (0.071%) Extranet
5 3 (0.071%) FTP
5 3 (0.071%) Wireless
6 2 (0.048%) SAN
7 1 (0.024%) GSM
7 1 (0.024%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.024%) Network Security
7 1 (0.024%) RFID
7 1 (0.024%) VoIP
7 1 (0.024%) WebEx
7 1 (0.024%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
2 227 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 68 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (1.21%) QlikView
6 46 (1.09%) Big Data
7 42 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
8 37 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 33 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 32 (0.76%) Data Mining
11 28 (0.67%) Oracle Database
12 25 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (0.45%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.40%) Spotfire
16 16 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (0.36%) Power BI
18 14 (0.33%) SAP BI
18 14 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 129 (3.06%) JIRA
2 30 (0.71%) Axure RP
3 21 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 21 (0.50%) Rational Rose
3 21 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 15 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.19%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.19%) SpecFlow
6 7 (0.17%) MSTest
7 6 (0.14%) ProtoShare
8 5 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.12%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.095%) Selenium
10 3 (0.071%) Hudson
10 3 (0.071%) JBehave
10 3 (0.071%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.071%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.071%) JUnit
10 3 (0.071%) Toad
11 2 (0.048%) TestDirector
General
1 1687 (40.07%) Finance
2 955 (22.68%) Banking
3 520 (12.35%) Retail
4 480 (11.40%) Investment Banking
5 324 (7.70%) Front Office
6 271 (6.44%) Back Office
7 211 (5.01%) Legal
8 193 (4.58%) Marketing
9 156 (3.71%) Law
10 151 (3.59%) Telecoms
11 114 (2.71%) Advertising
12 93 (2.21%) Financial Institution
13 84 (2.00%) Publishing
14 54 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
15 46 (1.09%) Retail Banking
16 41 (0.97%) Games
17 37 (0.88%) Billing
18 33 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
19 31 (0.74%) Manufacturing
20 26 (0.62%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (3.04%) .NET
2 102 (2.42%) XML
3 53 (1.26%) HTML
4 43 (1.02%) CSS
5 37 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
6 24 (0.57%) Web Services
7 20 (0.48%) .NET Framework
8 17 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 15 (0.36%) Mason
10 12 (0.29%) SOAP
10 12 (0.29%) XHTML
11 11 (0.26%) FpML
12 9 (0.21%) Middleware
13 7 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (0.17%) REST
14 6 (0.14%) JSON
14 6 (0.14%) Velocity
15 5 (0.12%) Hibernate
15 5 (0.12%) Spring
16 4 (0.095%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 742 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
2 311 (7.39%) Derivative
3 285 (6.77%) Fixed Income
4 236 (5.61%) Equities
5 176 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 159 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 157 (3.73%) User Experience
8 108 (2.57%) Credit Risk
9 101 (2.40%) Market Risk
10 97 (2.30%) Computer Science
11 84 (2.00%) FMCG
12 62 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
13 61 (1.45%) Hedge funds
14 57 (1.35%) Data Structures
15 53 (1.26%) Fintech
16 47 (1.12%) Mathematics
17 46 (1.09%) Mobile App
18 43 (1.02%) Reinsurance
19 36 (0.86%) PMI
20 33 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 39 (0.93%) Windows
2 30 (0.71%) Apple iOS
3 21 (0.50%) Unix
4 20 (0.48%) Android
5 10 (0.24%) Windows 7
5 10 (0.24%) Windows 8
6 8 (0.19%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.17%) Linux
8 2 (0.048%) AIX
8 2 (0.048%) Solaris
8 2 (0.048%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.024%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1778 (42.23%) Business Analysis
2 1321 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
3 722 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 707 (16.79%) Project Management
5 566 (13.44%) SDLC
6 516 (12.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 468 (11.12%) Scrum
8 466 (11.07%) Use Case
9 399 (9.48%) User Stories
10 376 (8.93%) UML
11 369 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
12 361 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 344 (8.17%) Waterfall
14 297 (7.05%) Change Management
15 268 (6.37%) Asset Management
16 267 (6.34%) PRINCE2
17 255 (6.06%) Data Analysis
18 250 (5.94%) Data Modelling
19 241 (5.72%) CRM
20 236 (5.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 557 (13.23%) SQL
2 94 (2.23%) Java
3 93 (2.21%) C#
4 42 (1.00%) C
5 41 (0.97%) VBA
6 39 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 38 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 31 (0.74%) PHP
9 12 (0.29%) PL/SQL
10 10 (0.24%) VB
11 9 (0.21%) C++
12 4 (0.095%) R
12 4 (0.095%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.071%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.048%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.048%) PL/1
14 2 (0.048%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.048%) Python
15 1 (0.024%) COBOL
15 1 (0.024%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 743 (17.65%) Degree
2 320 (7.60%) ISEB
3 84 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 60 (1.43%) IIBA
5 49 (1.16%) PMP
6 38 (0.90%) CBAP
7 29 (0.69%) ACCA
8 24 (0.57%) CIMA
9 22 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (0.24%) Postgraduate
11 9 (0.21%) CIPFA
12 8 (0.19%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.14%) MBA
13 6 (0.14%) PhD
14 5 (0.12%) CFA
15 4 (0.095%) CAPM
16 3 (0.071%) ISEB Practitioner
16 3 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.071%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 2 (0.048%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (6.20%) QA
2 178 (4.23%) MiFID
3 143 (3.40%) EMIR
4 107 (2.54%) Dodd-Frank
5 85 (2.02%) Data Quality
6 54 (1.28%) FATCA
7 41 (0.97%) Solvency II
8 39 (0.93%) SEPA
9 25 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.33%) CRD IV
11 13 (0.31%) COREP
11 13 (0.31%) FINREP
12 11 (0.26%) Basel III
13 5 (0.12%) Basel II
13 5 (0.12%) COBIT
13 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.095%) AIFMD
15 2 (0.048%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.048%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.048%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (0.048%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.048%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.024%) Netcool
Vendors
1 324 (7.70%) Microsoft
2 156 (3.71%) Oracle
3 131 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
4 102 (2.42%) SAP
5 52 (1.24%) Calypso
6 51 (1.21%) hybris
7 47 (1.12%) Murex
7 47 (1.12%) Tableau
8 38 (0.90%) Charles River
9 33 (0.78%) ATG
10 30 (0.71%) IBM
11 29 (0.69%) Demandware
12 25 (0.59%) Cognos
13 22 (0.52%) SunGard
14 18 (0.43%) Google
14 18 (0.43%) Guidewire
15 17 (0.40%) SimCorp
16 15 (0.36%) Hyperion
17 14 (0.33%) Bloomberg
17 14 (0.33%) Fidessa
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + excellent be
Posted: 5 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 15% yearly bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £10000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 80,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 85,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 -65,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago