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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 42 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2488 2725 2717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.73% 5.60% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 5.97% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 2355 2344
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +13 554 £55,000 - 121
Canary Wharf +8 19 £45,000 +18.42%
Wimbledon - 11 £50,000 -
Uxbridge -17 9 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Docklands, London -6 7 £55,000 - 1
Romford +1 6 £40,500 -14.73% 1
Chiswick +10 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Croydon +2 4 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Sidcup - 4 £50,000 -
Hounslow +11 3 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Harrow +2 3 - -
Feltham - 3 - -
New Malden - 3 - -
Wembley -3 2 - -
Teddington +1 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 1 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Ealing -14 1 £60,000 +20.00%
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 -
Grays - 1 £37,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1858 (39.30%) Business Analysis
2 1762 (37.27%) Finance
3 1397 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 898 (18.99%) Banking
5 842 (17.81%) SQL
6 804 (17.01%) Project Management
7 705 (14.91%) Retail
8 690 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
9 637 (13.47%) Degree
10 613 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 575 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
12 537 (11.36%) E-Commerce
13 535 (11.32%) UML
14 500 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
15 479 (10.13%) Use Case
16 477 (10.09%) User Stories
17 455 (9.62%) Scrum
18 433 (9.16%) Investment Banking
19 421 (8.90%) Microsoft
20 371 (7.85%) Waterfall
21 370 (7.83%) MS Excel
22 351 (7.42%) CRM
23 344 (7.28%) ISEB
24 314 (6.64%) PRINCE2
25 310 (6.56%) Oracle
26 307 (6.49%) QA
27 306 (6.47%) Data Modelling
28 299 (6.32%) Front Office
29 295 (6.24%) Change Management
29 295 (6.24%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 160 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 102 (2.16%) CMS
3 62 (1.31%) SAS
4 51 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 43 (0.91%) Confluence
6 27 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (0.36%) Documentum
7 17 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 14 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (0.30%) WorkSite
9 10 (0.21%) FileNet
10 8 (0.17%) IIS
10 8 (0.17%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.15%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.15%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.11%) Lync
Applications
1 370 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 264 (5.58%) MS Visio
3 195 (4.12%) MS Office
4 129 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 88 (1.86%) MS Project
6 13 (0.27%) SPSS
7 12 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.085%) Mingle
11 4 (0.085%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.063%) Windchill
13 1 (0.021%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 75 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 57 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 51 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
5 50 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
6 45 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
7 41 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
8 37 (0.78%) Markit EDM
8 37 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
9 35 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
10 31 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 27 (0.57%) thinkFolio
11 27 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
12 24 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
13 23 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 22 (0.47%) Endur
15 20 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
16 16 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
16 16 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
17 13 (0.27%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 95 (2.01%) SaaS
2 15 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (0.19%) Force.com
5 7 (0.15%) Lucidchart
6 6 (0.13%) Office 365
7 4 (0.085%) PaaS
8 3 (0.063%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.063%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.063%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.042%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.021%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.021%) IaaS
10 1 (0.021%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.021%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 57 (1.21%) Internet
2 23 (0.49%) Intranet
3 19 (0.40%) Network Security
4 12 (0.25%) DSL
5 8 (0.17%) Broadband
6 6 (0.13%) LAN
6 6 (0.13%) VoIP
6 6 (0.13%) WAN
6 6 (0.13%) NAS
7 5 (0.11%) MPLS
7 5 (0.11%) VPN
7 5 (0.11%) HTTP
8 4 (0.085%) GSM
8 4 (0.085%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.085%) SSL
8 4 (0.085%) Extranet
9 3 (0.063%) SAN
9 3 (0.063%) IPv4
9 3 (0.063%) IPv6
9 3 (0.063%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
2 198 (4.19%) SQL Server
3 96 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (1.88%) Big Data
5 75 (1.59%) QlikView
6 73 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 68 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 67 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
9 46 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 43 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 37 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 25 (0.53%) Spotfire
14 25 (0.53%) Data Mining
15 24 (0.51%) OLAP
16 22 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (0.42%) Data Mart
18 16 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
18 16 (0.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 125 (2.64%) JIRA
2 35 (0.74%) Rational Rose
3 26 (0.55%) Axure RP
4 16 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 14 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 11 (0.23%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.13%) RequisitePro
9 4 (0.085%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.085%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (0.085%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.063%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.063%) Calabash
10 3 (0.063%) TestDirector
10 3 (0.063%) MagicDraw
11 1 (0.021%) Selenium
11 1 (0.021%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.021%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.021%) ProtoShare
General
1 1762 (37.27%) Finance
2 898 (18.99%) Banking
3 705 (14.91%) Retail
4 433 (9.16%) Investment Banking
5 299 (6.32%) Front Office
6 260 (5.50%) Marketing
7 228 (4.82%) Telecoms
8 204 (4.31%) Back Office
9 172 (3.64%) Legal
10 161 (3.41%) Law
11 137 (2.90%) Advertising
12 101 (2.14%) Financial Institution
13 91 (1.92%) Retail Banking
14 87 (1.84%) Publishing
15 63 (1.33%) Games
16 51 (1.08%) French Language
17 43 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
18 40 (0.85%) Manufacturing
19 38 (0.80%) Billing
20 36 (0.76%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (2.88%) .NET
2 117 (2.47%) XML
3 47 (0.99%) HTML
4 44 (0.93%) Web Services
5 41 (0.87%) FIX Protocol
6 30 (0.63%) RESTful
7 27 (0.57%) CSS
8 20 (0.42%) .NET Framework
9 17 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 15 (0.32%) HTML5
10 15 (0.32%) Middleware
11 14 (0.30%) FpML
11 14 (0.30%) SOAP
12 11 (0.23%) COM
13 10 (0.21%) XSLT
13 10 (0.21%) Mason
14 9 (0.19%) jQuery
14 9 (0.19%) XML Messaging
14 9 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (0.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 690 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 240 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 225 (4.76%) Derivative
4 204 (4.31%) Equities
5 175 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 153 (3.24%) User Experience
7 146 (3.09%) Fixed Income
8 120 (2.54%) Computer Science
9 93 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 85 (1.80%) SWIFT
11 72 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 72 (1.52%) FMCG
12 69 (1.46%) Credit Risk
13 68 (1.44%) Mathematics
14 58 (1.23%) Reference Data
15 57 (1.21%) Visualisation
16 51 (1.08%) Data Integration
17 44 (0.93%) Economics
18 43 (0.91%) Market Risk
19 38 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (1.40%) Windows
2 25 (0.53%) Apple iOS
2 25 (0.53%) UNIX
3 23 (0.49%) Linux
4 22 (0.47%) Android
5 18 (0.38%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.042%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.021%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.021%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1858 (39.30%) Business Analysis
2 1397 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 804 (17.01%) Project Management
4 613 (12.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 575 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 537 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 535 (11.32%) UML
8 500 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
9 479 (10.13%) Use Case
10 477 (10.09%) User Stories
11 455 (9.62%) Scrum
12 371 (7.85%) Waterfall
13 351 (7.42%) CRM
14 314 (6.64%) PRINCE2
15 306 (6.47%) Data Modelling
16 295 (6.24%) Change Management
16 295 (6.24%) Data Analysis
17 266 (5.63%) Workflow
18 229 (4.84%) Analytics
19 225 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 842 (17.81%) SQL
2 121 (2.56%) Java
3 61 (1.29%) C#
4 55 (1.16%) C
5 54 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 53 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 40 (0.85%) R
8 36 (0.76%) VBA
9 31 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 14 (0.30%) VB.NET
10 14 (0.30%) Python
11 13 (0.27%) VB
12 11 (0.23%) C++
13 8 (0.17%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.11%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.11%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.11%) PHP
15 4 (0.085%) VBScript
15 4 (0.085%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.063%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 637 (13.47%) Degree
2 344 (7.28%) ISEB
3 53 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 38 (0.80%) PMP
5 37 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 37 (0.78%) ACCA
6 32 (0.68%) CIMA
7 31 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 28 (0.59%) IIBA
9 26 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
10 23 (0.49%) DV Cleared
11 18 (0.38%) CBAP
12 16 (0.34%) SC Cleared
13 14 (0.30%) MBA
14 13 (0.27%) AAT
15 11 (0.23%) PhD
16 7 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 4 (0.085%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (6.49%) QA
2 66 (1.40%) EMIR
3 59 (1.25%) Solvency II
4 56 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 40 (0.85%) MiFID
6 26 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.51%) Basel II
8 23 (0.49%) Basel III
8 23 (0.49%) CRD IV
9 21 (0.44%) FATCA
10 18 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.27%) SLA
12 12 (0.25%) Data Quality
13 11 (0.23%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.17%) COREP
15 6 (0.13%) ISO 9000
16 4 (0.085%) FINREP
16 4 (0.085%) IAS 39
17 3 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 1 (0.021%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (0.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.13%) vSphere
3 3 (0.063%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.042%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.042%) XenApp
5 1 (0.021%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.32%) TrustSec
3 3 (0.063%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.042%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 421 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 310 (6.56%) Oracle
3 226 (4.78%) SAP
4 137 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 125 (2.64%) Business Objects
6 59 (1.25%) IBM
7 57 (1.21%) hybris
8 56 (1.18%) Tableau
9 51 (1.08%) ATG
10 48 (1.02%) Demandware
11 47 (0.99%) Murex
12 46 (0.97%) Cognos
13 43 (0.91%) Charles River
14 32 (0.68%) Teradata
15 29 (0.61%) Hyperion
16 28 (0.59%) OpenLink
16 28 (0.59%) Sitecore
17 27 (0.57%) Guidewire
17 27 (0.57%) GoldenSource
18 26 (0.55%) Siebel
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Wilmington Group Plc
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago