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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 41 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2581 2455 3038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.50% 5.49% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 5.87% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2212 2045 2561
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 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 -5 613 £57,500 -4.16% 158
Bromley +6 23 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Uxbridge +7 18 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Sidcup +4 13 £51,875 +10.07% 1
Canary Wharf +5 7 £44,000 -20.00%
Croydon -14 7 £41,250 -17.50% 1
New Malden -1 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wembley -5 4 £45,000 -
Docklands, London -8 4 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Westminster -1 3 £32,571 -40.78%
Paddington -2 3 - -
Surbiton -3 3 £45,000 +1.12%
Grays - 3 £40,000 -
Chessington -5 2 £38,750 +72.22% 1
Brentford - 2 £56,250 -
Harrow - 2 £46,750 - 1
Dagenham - 2 £45,000 -
Ilford - 2 £40,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £48,500 -
Feltham +7 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Twickenham +6 1 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Ealing +6 1 £45,500 +1.11%
Chiswick -5 1 £60,000 -
Hounslow -13 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames -21 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £65,000 -
Teddington - 1 £41,500 - 1
Beckenham - 1 £32,500 -
Hackney - 1 £45,000 -
Worcester Park - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2218 (41.75%) Business Analysis
2 1940 (36.51%) Finance
3 1145 (21.55%) SQL
4 1029 (19.37%) Banking
5 959 (18.05%) Project Management
6 744 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 686 (12.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 663 (12.48%) UML
9 657 (12.37%) Retail
10 642 (12.08%) Degree
11 621 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 597 (11.24%) E-Commerce
13 575 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
14 551 (10.37%) Scrum
15 499 (9.39%) Microsoft
16 492 (9.26%) Investment Banking
17 439 (8.26%) Data Analysis
18 406 (7.64%) PRINCE2
19 395 (7.43%) Use Case
20 392 (7.38%) MS Excel
21 390 (7.34%) Marketing
22 389 (7.32%) ISEB
23 386 (7.27%) Front Office
24 368 (6.93%) CRM
25 344 (6.47%) Asset Management
26 342 (6.44%) Waterfall
27 334 (6.29%) Back Office
28 328 (6.17%) User Stories
29 327 (6.15%) Change Management
30 320 (6.02%) SQL Server

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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
1 215 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 102 (1.92%) CMS
3 38 (0.72%) SAS
4 32 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 20 (0.38%) Confluence
6 20 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (0.30%) IIS
8 11 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (0.17%) Drupal
11 7 (0.13%) Alfresco
11 7 (0.13%) Documentum
12 5 (0.094%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.075%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.075%) Liferay
13 4 (0.075%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.056%) PowerExchange
14 3 (0.056%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 392 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 311 (5.85%) MS Visio
3 190 (3.58%) MS Office
4 136 (2.56%) MS Project
5 100 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (0.21%) SPSS
9 8 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.11%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.038%) GIMP
11 2 (0.038%) Stata
11 2 (0.038%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.019%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 68 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 37 (0.70%) Markit EDM
4 34 (0.64%) Summit
5 32 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
6 31 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
7 30 (0.56%) LatentZero
7 30 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
8 29 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
8 29 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 28 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
10 25 (0.47%) Magento
11 23 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
12 22 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
13 21 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
13 21 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
14 19 (0.36%) Kondor+
15 18 (0.34%) SAP FI
16 16 (0.30%) SAP CO
16 16 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 68 (1.28%) SaaS
2 18 (0.34%) LucidChart
3 17 (0.32%) Force.com
4 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.075%) PaaS
6 4 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.056%) Office 365
7 3 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.056%) Taleo
8 2 (0.038%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.038%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 40 (0.75%) Internet
2 32 (0.60%) Intranet
3 24 (0.45%) MPLS
4 11 (0.21%) Extranet
4 11 (0.21%) FTP
5 8 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
6 7 (0.13%) HTTP
7 6 (0.11%) MVNO
8 4 (0.075%) ISDN
8 4 (0.075%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.056%) LDAP
9 3 (0.056%) DMZ
9 3 (0.056%) Firewall
9 3 (0.056%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.038%) 4G
10 2 (0.038%) Wireless
10 2 (0.038%) SMS
11 1 (0.019%) 3GPP
11 1 (0.019%) VoIP
11 1 (0.019%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 244 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 157 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 138 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 120 (2.26%) QlikView
7 83 (1.56%) Data Mining
8 62 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 53 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 45 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 45 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 44 (0.83%) Big Data
12 39 (0.73%) Spotfire
13 37 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
14 34 (0.64%) MS Access
15 32 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (0.58%) Data Mart
17 30 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
18 25 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
19 22 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (2.00%) JIRA
2 45 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (0.66%) Axure RP
4 34 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 28 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 18 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 18 (0.34%) Rational Rose
7 16 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 16 (0.30%) RequisitePro
7 16 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
9 14 (0.26%) ERwin
10 10 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 8 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.15%) Toad
12 4 (0.075%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.075%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.056%) CaliberRM
13 3 (0.056%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.056%) FrontPage
General
1 1940 (36.51%) Finance
2 1029 (19.37%) Banking
3 657 (12.37%) Retail
4 492 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 390 (7.34%) Marketing
6 386 (7.27%) Front Office
7 334 (6.29%) Back Office
8 242 (4.55%) Telecoms
9 213 (4.01%) Legal
10 148 (2.79%) Advertising
11 131 (2.47%) Law
12 128 (2.41%) Publishing
13 115 (2.16%) Financial Institution
14 88 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 76 (1.43%) Games
16 75 (1.41%) Retail Banking
17 51 (0.96%) Billing
18 42 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
19 41 (0.77%) French Language
19 41 (0.77%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (4.10%) .NET
2 122 (2.30%) XML
3 72 (1.36%) HTML
4 55 (1.04%) Web Services
5 32 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 25 (0.47%) WinForms
7 24 (0.45%) J2EE
8 22 (0.41%) COM
8 22 (0.41%) CSS
9 20 (0.38%) MDX
10 17 (0.32%) WCF
10 17 (0.32%) WPF
11 13 (0.24%) Apache Flex
11 13 (0.24%) EDI
12 12 (0.23%) Middleware
12 12 (0.23%) SOAP
13 10 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
14 9 (0.17%) RESTful
15 8 (0.15%) JSON
15 8 (0.15%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 287 (5.40%) Derivative
2 253 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 241 (4.54%) Equities
3 241 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 211 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 177 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 115 (2.16%) Reference Data
7 110 (2.07%) Market Risk
8 101 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 100 (1.88%) Credit Risk
10 90 (1.69%) Hedge funds
11 71 (1.34%) SWIFT
12 59 (1.11%) FMCG
13 54 (1.02%) Physics
14 52 (0.98%) Digital Media
15 48 (0.90%) Mobile App
16 43 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
17 42 (0.79%) Open Source
18 41 (0.77%) Social Media
19 39 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (1.32%) Windows
2 45 (0.85%) UNIX
3 18 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 16 (0.30%) Linux
5 15 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.17%) Android
7 5 (0.094%) Solaris
8 4 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.056%) AIX
9 3 (0.056%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.038%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.038%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.019%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2218 (41.75%) Business Analysis
2 959 (18.05%) Project Management
3 744 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 686 (12.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 663 (12.48%) UML
6 621 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 597 (11.24%) E-Commerce
8 575 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
9 551 (10.37%) Scrum
10 439 (8.26%) Data Analysis
11 406 (7.64%) PRINCE2
12 395 (7.43%) Use Case
13 368 (6.93%) CRM
14 344 (6.47%) Asset Management
15 342 (6.44%) Waterfall
16 328 (6.17%) User Stories
17 327 (6.15%) Change Management
18 275 (5.18%) Data Modelling
19 273 (5.14%) Workflow
20 270 (5.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1145 (21.55%) SQL
2 172 (3.24%) Java
3 119 (2.24%) T-SQL
4 82 (1.54%) C#
5 56 (1.05%) C
6 54 (1.02%) VBA
7 51 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 39 (0.73%) PHP
9 36 (0.68%) Python
10 32 (0.60%) VB
11 31 (0.58%) C++
12 24 (0.45%) JavaScript
13 17 (0.32%) ABAP
14 15 (0.28%) Tcl
14 15 (0.28%) Perl
15 13 (0.24%) R
16 12 (0.23%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.17%) PowerHouse
17 9 (0.17%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 642 (12.08%) Degree
2 389 (7.32%) ISEB
3 78 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 55 (1.04%) PMP
5 49 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 47 (0.88%) IIBA
7 32 (0.60%) CBAP
8 28 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
9 24 (0.45%) Security Cleared
10 20 (0.38%) MBA
11 17 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.21%) SAP Certification
14 11 (0.21%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.19%) CIMA
15 10 (0.19%) ACCA
16 9 (0.17%) MCSE
16 9 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (5.87%) QA
2 95 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 94 (1.77%) EMIR
4 56 (1.05%) FATCA
5 45 (0.85%) MiFID
6 36 (0.68%) Solvency II
7 34 (0.64%) Basel III
7 34 (0.64%) COREP
8 33 (0.62%) Data Quality
9 22 (0.41%) SLA
9 22 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 21 (0.40%) Basel II
10 21 (0.40%) ISO 9001
11 20 (0.38%) UCITS
12 18 (0.34%) CRD IV
12 18 (0.34%) FINREP
13 8 (0.15%) AIFMD
14 5 (0.094%) IAS 39
15 4 (0.075%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.038%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.056%) SCCM
3 2 (0.038%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.038%) Control-M
4 1 (0.019%) Nagios
Vendors
1 499 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 300 (5.65%) Oracle
3 195 (3.67%) SAP
4 193 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
5 116 (2.18%) Business Objects
6 114 (2.15%) Cognos
7 68 (1.28%) Tableau
8 64 (1.20%) Murex
9 61 (1.15%) hybris
10 53 (1.00%) Bloomberg
11 52 (0.98%) Calypso
12 51 (0.96%) Charles River
13 49 (0.92%) thinkFolio
14 42 (0.79%) Demandware
15 34 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
16 30 (0.56%) CODA
16 30 (0.56%) Informatica
17 29 (0.55%) JD Edwards
18 28 (0.53%) ATG
18 28 (0.53%) IBM
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £360 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 15 bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 57k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and package
Posted: 14 hours ago