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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2417 2872 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.43% 5.82% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 6.19% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2022 2425 2421
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 £77,500 £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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -13 506 £55,000 - 157
Canary Wharf +19 17 £55,000 +21.54%
Wimbledon +12 16 £46,250 -11.90%
Uxbridge -10 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -11 8 £43,750 -7.89%
Ealing -5 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Docklands, London -6 7 £55,000 - 2
Brentford - 7 £44,000 -
Paddington -3 6 - -
Hounslow +7 5 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Sidcup +3 5 £50,000 +3.09%
Croydon 0 5 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Romford -3 4 £41,000 -13.68% 2
Harrow +10 2 - -
Teddington +2 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Wembley -1 2 - -
Hammersmith -6 2 - -
Bromley -8 2 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Feltham - 2 £60,000 - 2
Grays - 2 £37,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £41,246 - 1
New Malden - 1 £35,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Dagenham - 1 £45,000 -
Southwark - 1 £45,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1810 (39.42%) Business Analysis
2 1687 (36.75%) Finance
3 1364 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
4 834 (18.17%) Banking
5 820 (17.86%) SQL
6 764 (16.64%) Project Management
7 689 (15.01%) Retail
8 653 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
9 599 (13.05%) Degree
10 585 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 560 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 527 (11.48%) E-Commerce
13 508 (11.07%) UML
14 478 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
15 454 (9.89%) User Stories
16 435 (9.48%) Use Case
17 429 (9.34%) Microsoft
18 415 (9.04%) Scrum
19 399 (8.69%) CRM
20 382 (8.32%) Investment Banking
21 378 (8.23%) ISEB
22 375 (8.17%) MS Excel
23 368 (8.02%) Waterfall
24 319 (6.95%) PRINCE2
25 313 (6.82%) Change Management
26 301 (6.56%) QA
27 300 (6.53%) Data Analysis
28 293 (6.38%) Front Office
29 289 (6.29%) Data Modelling
30 288 (6.27%) Oracle

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 145 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 96 (2.09%) CMS
3 70 (1.52%) SAS
4 57 (1.24%) WebSphere
5 30 (0.65%) Confluence
6 26 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 17 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (0.30%) Documentum
9 13 (0.28%) WorkSite
10 10 (0.22%) FileNet
11 7 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.15%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.11%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.11%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.087%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.087%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.087%) Lync
Applications
1 375 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 249 (5.42%) MS Visio
3 188 (4.09%) MS Office
4 116 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 86 (1.87%) MS Project
6 11 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.15%) SPSS
8 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.13%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.087%) Mingle
12 3 (0.065%) Windchill
13 2 (0.044%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.022%) FastStats
14 1 (0.022%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 87 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 50 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 44 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 44 (0.96%) Markit EDM
5 40 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
6 38 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
7 37 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
8 36 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
9 29 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
10 27 (0.59%) thinkFolio
10 27 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
11 26 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
12 25 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
12 25 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 16 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
13 16 (0.35%) Oracle FAH
14 15 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 15 (0.33%) Endur
14 15 (0.33%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 85 (1.85%) SaaS
2 14 (0.30%) Force.com
3 7 (0.15%) Office 365
4 6 (0.13%) Lucidchart
5 5 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (0.065%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.065%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.044%) Taleo
7 2 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.022%) IaaS
8 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.022%) Yammer
8 1 (0.022%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.022%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 57 (1.24%) Internet
2 26 (0.57%) Intranet
3 18 (0.39%) Network Security
4 9 (0.20%) Broadband
4 9 (0.20%) HTTP
5 8 (0.17%) LAN
5 8 (0.17%) WAN
6 7 (0.15%) VPN
7 6 (0.13%) NAS
7 6 (0.13%) SSL
8 5 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.11%) MPLS
9 4 (0.087%) DSL
9 4 (0.087%) Extranet
9 4 (0.087%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.065%) IPv4
10 3 (0.065%) IPv6
10 3 (0.065%) SAN
10 3 (0.065%) VoIP
11 2 (0.044%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 204 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 105 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 88 (1.92%) Big Data
6 74 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (1.31%) QlikView
8 59 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
9 48 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
10 39 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 38 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 36 (0.78%) Data Mining
13 34 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (0.54%) Spotfire
16 23 (0.50%) OLAP
17 21 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
17 21 (0.46%) Data Mart
17 21 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 102 (2.22%) JIRA
2 33 (0.72%) Rational Rose
3 20 (0.44%) Axure RP
4 18 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 17 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 13 (0.28%) Cucumber
7 11 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.13%) RequisitePro
9 4 (0.087%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.087%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.065%) Calabash
10 3 (0.065%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.065%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.065%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.065%) MagicDraw
10 3 (0.065%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.044%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.044%) Hudson
11 2 (0.044%) SoapUI
General
1 1687 (36.75%) Finance
2 834 (18.17%) Banking
3 689 (15.01%) Retail
4 382 (8.32%) Investment Banking
5 293 (6.38%) Front Office
6 251 (5.47%) Marketing
7 230 (5.01%) Telecoms
8 184 (4.01%) Back Office
9 177 (3.86%) Legal
10 164 (3.57%) Law
11 136 (2.96%) Advertising
12 96 (2.09%) Financial Institution
13 90 (1.96%) Retail Banking
14 81 (1.76%) Publishing
15 70 (1.52%) Games
16 46 (1.00%) Billing
17 43 (0.94%) French Language
18 38 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
19 31 (0.68%) German Language
19 31 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (2.66%) .NET
2 116 (2.53%) XML
3 41 (0.89%) Web Services
3 41 (0.89%) HTML
4 28 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
4 28 (0.61%) RESTful
5 22 (0.48%) CSS
6 20 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 18 (0.39%) Middleware
7 18 (0.39%) ASP.NET
8 16 (0.35%) SOAP
9 15 (0.33%) HTML5
10 14 (0.30%) FpML
11 12 (0.26%) Visualforce
12 11 (0.24%) XML Messaging
13 10 (0.22%) JSON
13 10 (0.22%) Mason
14 9 (0.20%) COM
14 9 (0.20%) XSLT
15 8 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 653 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 230 (5.01%) Management Information System
3 210 (4.57%) Derivative
4 178 (3.88%) Equities
5 164 (3.57%) User Experience
6 160 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 144 (3.14%) Fixed Income
8 106 (2.31%) Computer Science
9 94 (2.05%) Mobile App
10 70 (1.52%) FMCG
10 70 (1.52%) SWIFT
11 69 (1.50%) Credit Risk
12 65 (1.42%) Data Integration
12 65 (1.42%) Data Structures
13 61 (1.33%) Mathematics
14 60 (1.31%) Visualisation
15 48 (1.05%) Market Risk
16 46 (1.00%) Reference Data
17 40 (0.87%) Social Media
17 40 (0.87%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (1.31%) Windows
2 26 (0.57%) UNIX
3 25 (0.54%) Linux
3 25 (0.54%) Apple iOS
4 17 (0.37%) Android
5 15 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.044%) Solaris
10 1 (0.022%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.022%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1810 (39.42%) Business Analysis
2 1364 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 764 (16.64%) Project Management
4 585 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 560 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 527 (11.48%) E-Commerce
7 508 (11.07%) UML
8 478 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
9 454 (9.89%) User Stories
10 435 (9.48%) Use Case
11 415 (9.04%) Scrum
12 399 (8.69%) CRM
13 368 (8.02%) Waterfall
14 319 (6.95%) PRINCE2
15 313 (6.82%) Change Management
16 300 (6.53%) Data Analysis
17 289 (6.29%) Data Modelling
18 259 (5.64%) Workflow
19 249 (5.42%) Asset Management
20 212 (4.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 820 (17.86%) SQL
2 132 (2.88%) Java
3 64 (1.39%) C#
4 55 (1.20%) C
5 51 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 51 (1.11%) PL/SQL
6 42 (0.91%) VBA
7 38 (0.83%) R
8 34 (0.74%) JavaScript
9 16 (0.35%) VB.NET
10 12 (0.26%) VB
10 12 (0.26%) Apex Code
11 11 (0.24%) Python
12 7 (0.15%) C++
13 6 (0.13%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.11%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.11%) VBScript
15 4 (0.087%) Perl
15 4 (0.087%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.065%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 599 (13.05%) Degree
2 378 (8.23%) ISEB
3 49 (1.07%) PMI Certification
4 36 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 34 (0.74%) PMP
6 31 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 29 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 27 (0.59%) ACCA
9 26 (0.57%) CBAP
10 23 (0.50%) CIMA
11 20 (0.44%) DV Cleared
12 19 (0.41%) IIBA
13 16 (0.35%) PhD
14 15 (0.33%) MBA
14 15 (0.33%) SC Cleared
15 12 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 5 (0.11%) AAT
19 4 (0.087%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (6.56%) QA
2 70 (1.52%) EMIR
3 61 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 50 (1.09%) Solvency II
5 45 (0.98%) MiFID
6 23 (0.50%) FATCA
7 22 (0.48%) Basel III
8 19 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.41%) Basel II
9 17 (0.37%) CRD IV
10 16 (0.35%) SLA
11 14 (0.30%) PCI DSS
12 11 (0.24%) Data Quality
12 11 (0.24%) COREP
12 11 (0.24%) FINREP
13 6 (0.13%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.087%) IAS 39
15 3 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 2 (0.044%) AIFMD
System Software
1 11 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.087%) vSphere
3 3 (0.065%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.044%) XenApp
4 2 (0.044%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.044%) Squid
5 1 (0.022%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.065%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.044%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.044%) SCCM
Vendors
1 429 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 288 (6.27%) Oracle
3 205 (4.47%) SAP
4 162 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 123 (2.68%) Business Objects
6 61 (1.33%) IBM
7 58 (1.26%) hybris
8 51 (1.11%) Tableau
8 51 (1.11%) Demandware
8 51 (1.11%) ATG
9 48 (1.05%) Charles River
9 48 (1.05%) Cognos
10 35 (0.76%) GoldenSource
11 34 (0.74%) Murex
12 32 (0.70%) Teradata
13 29 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
14 28 (0.61%) Hyperion
15 27 (0.59%) Sitecore
16 26 (0.57%) Guidewire
17 25 (0.54%) Siebel
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Ass, Health, 25 days
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: 10% bonus and travel allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + To be Negotiated.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000, plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus (c. 30%) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £70,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
London Metropolitan University
Salary: From £34,902 to £40,245 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago