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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 39 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2564 2665 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.80% 5.54% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 5.92% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 2297 2172
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 £75,000 £80,000
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 589 £55,000 - 142
Chiswick +12 14 £55,000 -8.33%
Uxbridge -2 13 £45,000 -10.00%
Wimbledon - 11 £47,500 - 2
Canary Wharf +4 5 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £38,066 -30.79% 2
Docklands, London +1 5 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Surbiton +7 4 £43,750 -2.77%
Hammersmith +6 4 £48,000 -8.57%
Harrow +5 4 - -
Brentford +4 4 £53,750 -14.00% 2
Bromley +2 4 £29,000 -42.00%
Croydon -3 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Enfield - 2 £37,500 -
Romford - 2 £39,250 -
Wembley -1 1 £31,000 -31.11%
Feltham -10 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £52,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1997 (39.20%) Business Analysis
2 1932 (37.93%) Finance
3 1475 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
4 1066 (20.93%) Banking
5 920 (18.06%) SQL
6 855 (16.78%) Project Management
7 795 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
8 754 (14.80%) Degree
9 729 (14.31%) Retail
10 696 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 655 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 619 (12.15%) SDLC
13 553 (10.86%) Use Case
14 548 (10.76%) Investment Banking
15 543 (10.66%) Scrum
16 536 (10.52%) UML
17 527 (10.35%) E-Commerce
18 526 (10.33%) User Stories
19 491 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
20 450 (8.83%) Microsoft
21 388 (7.62%) Waterfall
22 370 (7.26%) MS Excel
23 366 (7.18%) CRM
24 339 (6.65%) QA
25 322 (6.32%) PRINCE2
26 321 (6.30%) Data Modelling
27 318 (6.24%) Oracle
28 311 (6.11%) ISEB
28 311 (6.11%) Front Office
29 306 (6.01%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 165 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 83 (1.63%) CMS
3 51 (1.00%) Confluence
4 37 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 36 (0.71%) SAS
6 18 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 17 (0.33%) Documentum
8 14 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.24%) WorkSite
9 12 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.18%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.16%) Lync
14 7 (0.14%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.12%) IIS
15 6 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (0.12%) Drupal
15 6 (0.12%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 370 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 291 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 203 (3.99%) MS Office
4 129 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 83 (1.63%) MS Project
6 15 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.26%) SPSS
8 10 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.098%) Mingle
11 2 (0.039%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.039%) Windchill
12 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 78 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 55 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 47 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 44 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
6 43 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
7 42 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
8 35 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 33 (0.65%) Endur
10 31 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
11 30 (0.59%) thinkFolio
12 26 (0.51%) Markit EDM
13 23 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 22 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
15 18 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
15 18 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
16 17 (0.33%) Oracle FAH
17 16 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
18 15 (0.29%) Temenos T24
18 15 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 98 (1.92%) SaaS
2 14 (0.27%) Google Analytics
2 14 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
3 9 (0.18%) Lucidchart
3 9 (0.18%) Force.com
4 7 (0.14%) Office 365
5 5 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.079%) Veeva
6 4 (0.079%) PaaS
6 4 (0.079%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.059%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.020%) GitHub
8 1 (0.020%) Trello
8 1 (0.020%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 70 (1.37%) Internet
2 26 (0.51%) Intranet
3 19 (0.37%) Network Security
4 18 (0.35%) DSL
5 13 (0.26%) VoIP
6 10 (0.20%) GSM
7 8 (0.16%) Broadband
8 6 (0.12%) LAN
8 6 (0.12%) WAN
9 4 (0.079%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.079%) SSL
10 3 (0.059%) IPv4
10 3 (0.059%) IPv6
10 3 (0.059%) VPN
10 3 (0.059%) RFID
11 2 (0.039%) NAS
11 2 (0.039%) WebEx
11 2 (0.039%) Extranet
11 2 (0.039%) MPLS
12 1 (0.020%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 224 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 126 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
4 89 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (1.67%) Big Data
6 80 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 74 (1.45%) QlikView
8 60 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 46 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 39 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (0.59%) Data Mining
13 27 (0.53%) RDBMS
14 23 (0.45%) OLAP
15 22 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 20 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (0.37%) Spotfire
18 17 (0.33%) MS Access
19 16 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 167 (3.28%) JIRA
2 37 (0.73%) Rational Rose
3 29 (0.57%) Axure RP
4 21 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (0.20%) Cucumber
6 10 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.12%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.098%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.079%) Selenium
9 4 (0.079%) RequisitePro
9 4 (0.079%) ProtoShare
10 3 (0.059%) Calabash
10 3 (0.059%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.039%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.039%) Toad
11 2 (0.039%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.039%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.039%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.020%) Subversion
General
1 1932 (37.93%) Finance
2 1066 (20.93%) Banking
3 729 (14.31%) Retail
4 548 (10.76%) Investment Banking
5 311 (6.11%) Front Office
6 268 (5.26%) Back Office
7 246 (4.83%) Marketing
8 233 (4.57%) Telecoms
9 179 (3.51%) Law
10 177 (3.47%) Legal
11 116 (2.28%) Advertising
12 108 (2.12%) Financial Institution
13 104 (2.04%) Retail Banking
14 93 (1.83%) Publishing
15 63 (1.24%) Billing
16 55 (1.08%) French Language
17 46 (0.90%) Manufacturing
18 42 (0.82%) Games
19 37 (0.73%) German Language
20 34 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (3.69%) .NET
2 102 (2.00%) XML
3 60 (1.18%) HTML
4 47 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
5 43 (0.84%) Web Services
6 31 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 26 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 25 (0.49%) Mason
9 19 (0.37%) RESTful
10 18 (0.35%) HTML5
11 17 (0.33%) CSS
12 16 (0.31%) Middleware
13 12 (0.24%) FpML
14 11 (0.22%) WinForms
15 10 (0.20%) SOAP
16 9 (0.18%) Ajax
17 8 (0.16%) J2EE
17 8 (0.16%) Apache Flex
18 7 (0.14%) MDX
18 7 (0.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 795 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 267 (5.24%) Derivative
3 223 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 213 (4.18%) Equities
5 178 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 177 (3.47%) Fixed Income
7 146 (2.87%) User Experience
8 115 (2.26%) Computer Science
9 88 (1.73%) Reference Data
10 80 (1.57%) Data Structures
11 78 (1.53%) SWIFT
12 75 (1.47%) Credit Risk
13 74 (1.45%) Mobile App
14 64 (1.26%) FMCG
15 61 (1.20%) Mathematics
16 60 (1.18%) Hedge funds
17 51 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
18 47 (0.92%) Economics
19 41 (0.80%) Visualisation
20 40 (0.79%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 74 (1.45%) Windows
2 33 (0.65%) UNIX
3 24 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 23 (0.45%) Windows 7
5 22 (0.43%) Linux
6 21 (0.41%) Android
7 9 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.098%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1997 (39.20%) Business Analysis
2 1475 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
3 855 (16.78%) Project Management
4 696 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 655 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 619 (12.15%) SDLC
7 553 (10.86%) Use Case
8 543 (10.66%) Scrum
9 536 (10.52%) UML
10 527 (10.35%) E-Commerce
11 526 (10.33%) User Stories
12 491 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
13 388 (7.62%) Waterfall
14 366 (7.18%) CRM
15 322 (6.32%) PRINCE2
16 321 (6.30%) Data Modelling
17 306 (6.01%) Data Analysis
18 301 (5.91%) Change Management
19 260 (5.10%) Workflow
20 238 (4.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 920 (18.06%) SQL
2 102 (2.00%) Java
3 91 (1.79%) C#
4 63 (1.24%) T-SQL
5 54 (1.06%) C
6 46 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 41 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 35 (0.69%) VBA
9 33 (0.65%) R
10 30 (0.59%) VB
11 16 (0.31%) Python
12 14 (0.27%) C++
13 8 (0.16%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.12%) PHP
14 6 (0.12%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.098%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.079%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.079%) VBScript
17 3 (0.059%) IronPython
18 2 (0.039%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 754 (14.80%) Degree
2 311 (6.11%) ISEB
3 68 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 47 (0.92%) PMP
5 40 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 40 (0.79%) IIBA
5 40 (0.79%) ACCA
6 32 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 31 (0.61%) CIMA
8 28 (0.55%) DV Cleared
9 22 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 21 (0.41%) CBAP
11 19 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
12 11 (0.22%) MBA
12 11 (0.22%) AAT
13 8 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.12%) PhD
16 5 (0.098%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (0.098%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (6.65%) QA
2 78 (1.53%) EMIR
3 72 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 70 (1.37%) MiFID
5 65 (1.28%) Solvency II
6 40 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 31 (0.61%) CRD IV
8 29 (0.57%) Basel III
9 28 (0.55%) FATCA
10 25 (0.49%) Data Quality
11 20 (0.39%) Basel II
11 20 (0.39%) SLA
12 16 (0.31%) COREP
13 11 (0.22%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.16%) FINREP
15 4 (0.079%) ISO 9000
15 4 (0.079%) IAS 39
16 3 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 3 (0.059%) AIFMD
System Software
1 9 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.12%) vSphere
3 2 (0.039%) XenApp
4 1 (0.020%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.020%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.020%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.31%) TrustSec
3 3 (0.059%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.039%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 450 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 318 (6.24%) Oracle
3 233 (4.57%) SAP
4 138 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 67 (1.32%) Tableau
6 58 (1.14%) Murex
7 57 (1.12%) IBM
8 48 (0.94%) hybris
9 40 (0.79%) Cognos
9 40 (0.79%) Hyperion
10 37 (0.73%) Charles River
11 36 (0.71%) ATG
12 34 (0.67%) OpenLink
12 34 (0.67%) Teradata
12 34 (0.67%) Demandware
13 29 (0.57%) Guidewire
14 28 (0.55%) SunGard
14 28 (0.55%) Siebel
15 27 (0.53%) GoldenSource
16 21 (0.41%) SimCorp
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus + health and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Medical, 12% pension, holiday etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35’000 to £55 000 (+seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £55 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Ofgem
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
asos
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc 15% pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago