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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 38 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2625 2795 2766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.90% 5.61% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.32% 5.99% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2414 2352
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £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
41526 46647 41856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 39201 35196
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +14 594 £55,000 - 157
Uxbridge -5 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Chiswick +15 13 £55,000 -8.33%
Canary Wharf +10 10 £45,000 +18.42%
Wimbledon - 9 £50,000 - 1
Harrow +4 5 - -
Croydon -8 5 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Romford +5 4 £40,500 -14.73%
Bromley +5 4 £29,000 -38.94%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 4 £38,066 -30.79% 1
Surbiton +9 3 £45,000 -
Brentford -2 3 £52,500 -16.00% 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Docklands, London -1 2 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Feltham -4 2 - -
Sidcup -5 1 £46,000 -2.12%
Ealing - 1 £52,500 - 3
Beckenham - 1 £37,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 1969 (39.11%) Business Analysis
2 1891 (37.56%) Finance
3 1466 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
4 1021 (20.28%) Banking
5 925 (18.37%) SQL
6 840 (16.68%) Project Management
7 761 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
8 745 (14.80%) Retail
9 713 (14.16%) Degree
10 675 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 639 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 587 (11.66%) SDLC
13 562 (11.16%) UML
14 542 (10.76%) E-Commerce
15 540 (10.72%) Use Case
16 536 (10.65%) User Stories
17 514 (10.21%) Scrum
18 511 (10.15%) Investment Banking
19 509 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
20 439 (8.72%) Microsoft
21 384 (7.63%) Waterfall
22 372 (7.39%) MS Excel
23 362 (7.19%) CRM
24 341 (6.77%) QA
25 334 (6.63%) Oracle
26 329 (6.53%) ISEB
27 326 (6.47%) PRINCE2
28 323 (6.42%) Data Modelling
29 305 (6.06%) Front Office
30 300 (5.96%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 84 (1.67%) CMS
3 51 (1.01%) SAS
4 49 (0.97%) Confluence
5 43 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 18 (0.36%) Documentum
7 17 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 16 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (0.28%) WorkSite
9 14 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.16%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.14%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.14%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.12%) IIS
12 6 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.099%) Lync
14 4 (0.079%) FileNet
Applications
1 372 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 279 (5.54%) MS Visio
3 190 (3.77%) MS Office
4 130 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 90 (1.79%) MS Project
6 16 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.26%) SPSS
8 7 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.079%) Mingle
11 3 (0.060%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.060%) Windchill
12 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 71 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 55 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 54 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 51 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
6 48 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
7 46 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
8 34 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 34 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
9 31 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
10 29 (0.58%) Endur
11 28 (0.56%) Markit EDM
12 25 (0.50%) thinkFolio
13 23 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 22 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
15 21 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
15 21 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
16 18 (0.36%) Oracle FAH
17 16 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
18 15 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 105 (2.09%) SaaS
2 15 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (0.18%) Force.com
5 7 (0.14%) Lucidchart
6 6 (0.12%) Office 365
7 4 (0.079%) Veeva
7 4 (0.079%) PaaS
7 4 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.060%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.040%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.020%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.020%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.020%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.29%) Internet
2 26 (0.52%) Intranet
3 19 (0.38%) Network Security
4 15 (0.30%) DSL
5 12 (0.24%) VoIP
6 9 (0.18%) 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%) VPN
9 4 (0.079%) SSL
9 4 (0.079%) MPLS
9 4 (0.079%) NAS
10 3 (0.060%) IPv4
10 3 (0.060%) IPv6
11 2 (0.040%) FTP
11 2 (0.040%) WebEx
11 2 (0.040%) Extranet
11 2 (0.040%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 233 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 95 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (1.85%) Big Data
5 76 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
6 75 (1.49%) QlikView
7 74 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 64 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 47 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 37 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (0.48%) RDBMS
13 24 (0.48%) OLAP
14 22 (0.44%) Data Mining
15 20 (0.40%) Spotfire
16 19 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (0.36%) MS Access
18 17 (0.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 152 (3.02%) JIRA
2 41 (0.81%) Rational Rose
3 25 (0.50%) Axure RP
4 18 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 10 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 10 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.079%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.079%) RequisitePro
7 4 (0.079%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.079%) Selenium
7 4 (0.079%) ProtoShare
7 4 (0.079%) Calabash
8 3 (0.060%) TestDirector
8 3 (0.060%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.060%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.040%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.020%) Toad
10 1 (0.020%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.020%) ERwin
General
1 1891 (37.56%) Finance
2 1021 (20.28%) Banking
3 745 (14.80%) Retail
4 511 (10.15%) Investment Banking
5 305 (6.06%) Front Office
6 259 (5.14%) Marketing
7 242 (4.81%) Telecoms
8 241 (4.79%) Back Office
9 183 (3.63%) Legal
10 171 (3.40%) Law
11 133 (2.64%) Advertising
12 105 (2.09%) Financial Institution
13 98 (1.95%) Retail Banking
14 95 (1.89%) Publishing
15 60 (1.19%) Games
16 59 (1.17%) French Language
17 52 (1.03%) Billing
18 42 (0.83%) Manufacturing
19 40 (0.79%) German Language
20 37 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (3.34%) .NET
2 120 (2.38%) XML
3 59 (1.17%) HTML
4 46 (0.91%) Web Services
4 46 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
5 27 (0.54%) .NET Framework
6 26 (0.52%) RESTful
7 22 (0.44%) CSS
8 18 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 17 (0.34%) Mason
9 17 (0.34%) HTML5
10 16 (0.32%) Middleware
11 13 (0.26%) FpML
11 13 (0.26%) SOAP
12 10 (0.20%) XSLT
13 9 (0.18%) XML Messaging
13 9 (0.18%) jQuery
13 9 (0.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (0.16%) Entity Framework
14 8 (0.16%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 761 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 253 (5.02%) Derivative
3 237 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 211 (4.19%) Equities
5 180 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 169 (3.36%) Fixed Income
7 143 (2.84%) User Experience
8 123 (2.44%) Computer Science
9 87 (1.73%) Mobile App
10 85 (1.69%) SWIFT
11 77 (1.53%) Reference Data
11 77 (1.53%) Data Structures
12 76 (1.51%) Credit Risk
13 68 (1.35%) FMCG
14 64 (1.27%) Mathematics
15 50 (0.99%) Economics
15 50 (0.99%) Hedge funds
16 47 (0.93%) Visualisation
17 45 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
18 44 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 64 (1.27%) Windows
2 35 (0.70%) UNIX
3 26 (0.52%) Linux
4 24 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 22 (0.44%) Android
6 18 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 9 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.020%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.020%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1969 (39.11%) Business Analysis
2 1466 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
3 840 (16.68%) Project Management
4 675 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 639 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 587 (11.66%) SDLC
7 562 (11.16%) UML
8 542 (10.76%) E-Commerce
9 540 (10.72%) Use Case
10 536 (10.65%) User Stories
11 514 (10.21%) Scrum
12 509 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
13 384 (7.63%) Waterfall
14 362 (7.19%) CRM
15 326 (6.47%) PRINCE2
16 323 (6.42%) Data Modelling
17 300 (5.96%) Change Management
18 293 (5.82%) Data Analysis
19 260 (5.16%) Workflow
20 240 (4.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 925 (18.37%) SQL
2 115 (2.28%) Java
3 71 (1.41%) C#
4 63 (1.25%) T-SQL
5 54 (1.07%) PL/SQL
6 53 (1.05%) C
7 43 (0.85%) JavaScript
8 40 (0.79%) R
9 37 (0.73%) VBA
10 28 (0.56%) VB
11 18 (0.36%) Python
12 14 (0.28%) C++
13 10 (0.20%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.18%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.12%) VBScript
16 5 (0.099%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.099%) PHP
16 5 (0.099%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.079%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.060%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 713 (14.16%) Degree
2 329 (6.53%) ISEB
3 57 (1.13%) PMI Certification
4 43 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 39 (0.77%) PMP
6 36 (0.71%) ACCA
6 36 (0.71%) IIBA
7 32 (0.64%) CIMA
8 30 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 28 (0.56%) DV Cleared
10 23 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
11 22 (0.44%) SC Cleared
12 19 (0.38%) CBAP
13 13 (0.26%) MBA
14 12 (0.24%) AAT
15 8 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.16%) PhD
16 7 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 6 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 4 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (6.77%) QA
2 83 (1.65%) EMIR
3 74 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 70 (1.39%) MiFID
5 64 (1.27%) Solvency II
6 31 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 29 (0.58%) CRD IV
8 28 (0.56%) Basel III
9 27 (0.54%) FATCA
10 20 (0.40%) Basel II
11 19 (0.38%) Data Quality
12 17 (0.34%) SLA
13 15 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 14 (0.28%) COREP
15 8 (0.16%) PCI DSS
16 6 (0.12%) FINREP
17 5 (0.099%) ISO 9000
18 4 (0.079%) IAS 39
19 3 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 2 (0.040%) AIFMD
System Software
1 6 (0.12%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.12%) vSphere
2 2 (0.040%) XenApp
3 1 (0.020%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.020%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.32%) TrustSec
3 3 (0.060%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.040%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 439 (8.72%) Microsoft
2 334 (6.63%) Oracle
3 232 (4.61%) SAP
4 132 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
5 127 (2.52%) Business Objects
6 63 (1.25%) Tableau
7 57 (1.13%) Murex
8 55 (1.09%) IBM
9 52 (1.03%) hybris
10 45 (0.89%) Cognos
11 42 (0.83%) ATG
12 40 (0.79%) Charles River
12 40 (0.79%) Demandware
13 39 (0.77%) Hyperion
14 35 (0.70%) Teradata
15 31 (0.62%) OpenLink
16 30 (0.60%) GoldenSource
16 30 (0.60%) Guidewire
17 29 (0.58%) Siebel
18 25 (0.50%) SunGard
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £55 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £65K plus attractive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago