Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
London > Central London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 69 83
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 547 532 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.93% 4.28% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 4.73% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 491 481 574
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £39,825
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £84,625
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -4.35%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,876 11,238 15,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 92.41% 90.31% 91.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11,332 10,096 13,832
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Central London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Central London.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Central London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Central London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Central London

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -25 419 £62,500 +4.17% 43
West End of London -9 11 £35,000 -33.33% 7
Camden - 7 £50,000 -
City of Westminster +6 1 - -
Kensington and Chelsea +6 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Southwark -28 1 £80,000 +60.00%
Business Analysis
London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 240 (43.88%) Finance
2 217 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (31.08%) Project Management
4 138 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 134 (24.50%) SQL
6 94 (17.18%) Microsoft
7 89 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
8 85 (15.54%) User Stories
9 78 (14.26%) SDLC
10 69 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
11 62 (11.33%) Degree
12 57 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 57 (10.42%) Retail
13 55 (10.05%) Legal
14 52 (9.51%) ISEB
15 50 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
15 50 (9.14%) SQL Server
16 49 (8.96%) QA
17 48 (8.78%) Workflow
18 47 (8.59%) Investment Management
18 47 (8.59%) Waterfall
19 46 (8.41%) Change Management
20 45 (8.23%) Banking
20 45 (8.23%) PRINCE2
20 45 (8.23%) MS Visio
20 45 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
21 43 (7.86%) .NET
21 43 (7.86%) C#
22 42 (7.68%) Salesforce.com
23 39 (7.13%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.28%) Confluence
3 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.55%) CMS
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.37%) IIS
6 2 (0.37%) JBoss
6 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.37%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (8.23%) MS Visio
3 21 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.73%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.73%) InVision
6 4 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.55%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.55%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.01%) NetSuite
3 10 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.10%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 5 (0.91%) Workfront
6 3 (0.55%) Endur
6 3 (0.55%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.55%) Primavera
6 3 (0.55%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.37%) HFM
7 2 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.37%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.37%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.37%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.18%) Magento
8 1 (0.18%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.56%) SaaS
2 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.37%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (0.37%) Office 365
5 2 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.73%) Intranet
2 2 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) Skype
3 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.74%) Power BI
5 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.01%) Big Data
7 10 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.10%) QlikView
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.55%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.37%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (4.20%) JIRA
2 13 (2.38%) Babel
2 13 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
2 13 (2.38%) Mocha
2 13 (2.38%) Moq
2 13 (2.38%) NUnit
2 13 (2.38%) webpack
3 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.73%) Axure RP
4 4 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 240 (43.88%) Finance
2 57 (10.42%) Retail
3 55 (10.05%) Legal
4 45 (8.23%) Banking
5 37 (6.76%) Advertising
6 36 (6.58%) Front Office
7 25 (4.57%) Back Office
8 21 (3.84%) Law
9 17 (3.11%) Marketing
10 15 (2.74%) Investment Banking
11 12 (2.19%) Manufacturing
12 11 (2.01%) Publishing
13 6 (1.10%) Games
14 5 (0.91%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.55%) Military
17 2 (0.37%) International Banking
18 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
18 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 333 (60.88%) Analyst
2 288 (52.65%) Business Analyst
3 49 (8.96%) Project Manager
4 43 (7.86%) Consultant
5 41 (7.50%) Business Manager
5 41 (7.50%) Developer
6 34 (6.22%) IT Business Analyst
7 32 (5.85%) IT Analyst
8 31 (5.67%) Business IT Analyst
9 27 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.75%) Project Analyst
10 26 (4.75%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (4.57%) Business Systems Analyst
11 25 (4.57%) Senior Business Analyst
12 22 (4.02%) Software Analyst
13 21 (3.84%) .NET Developer
13 21 (3.84%) Agile Business Analyst
13 21 (3.84%) Digital Analyst
13 21 (3.84%) Systems Analyst
14 20 (3.66%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.86%) .NET
2 28 (5.12%) HTML
3 23 (4.20%) AngularJS
3 23 (4.20%) Mason
4 20 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 20 (3.66%) CSS
5 16 (2.93%) Node.js
6 15 (2.74%) Web Services
7 13 (2.38%) Enzyme
7 13 (2.38%) React
7 13 (2.38%) Redux
7 13 (2.38%) REST
7 13 (2.38%) SOAP
8 11 (2.01%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (1.83%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.83%) HTML5
10 9 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (1.65%) Entity Framework
11 7 (1.28%) Gherkin
11 7 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.30%) Fintech
4 27 (4.94%) Fixed Income
5 24 (4.39%) Derivative
6 21 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (3.84%) User Experience
7 16 (2.93%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.56%) Equities
9 12 (2.19%) PMI
10 11 (2.01%) Reinsurance
11 10 (1.83%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.46%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
15 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (0.73%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.91%) Windows
2 4 (0.73%) Linux
3 2 (0.37%) Unix
3 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (31.08%) Project Management
3 138 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (15.54%) User Stories
5 78 (14.26%) SDLC
6 69 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
8 48 (8.78%) Workflow
9 47 (8.59%) Investment Management
9 47 (8.59%) Waterfall
10 46 (8.41%) Change Management
11 45 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (8.23%) PRINCE2
12 39 (7.13%) ETL
12 39 (7.13%) ITIL
13 37 (6.76%) Scrum
14 35 (6.40%) Asset Management
15 33 (6.03%) Use Case
16 31 (5.67%) Web Development
17 30 (5.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 134 (24.50%) SQL
2 43 (7.86%) C#
3 25 (4.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.38%) Java
5 12 (2.19%) C
6 11 (2.01%) VBA
7 10 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 10 (1.83%) VB
8 7 (1.28%) Python
9 6 (1.10%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.10%) Perl
10 4 (0.73%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.55%) PHP
11 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.55%) Prolog
12 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.37%) Lua
12 2 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (11.33%) Degree
2 52 (9.51%) ISEB
3 18 (3.29%) PMI Certification
3 18 (3.29%) PMP
4 14 (2.56%) CBAP
4 14 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.83%) DBS Check
5 10 (1.83%) IIBA
6 7 (1.28%) CFA
6 7 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 5 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 2 (0.37%) MBA
12 1 (0.18%) ACCA
12 1 (0.18%) CISA
12 1 (0.18%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.96%) QA
2 22 (4.02%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.93%) PMO
4 15 (2.74%) MiFID
5 13 (2.38%) Solvency II
6 9 (1.65%) GDPR
7 5 (0.91%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.91%) EMIR
8 2 (0.37%) SEPA
8 2 (0.37%) SLA
9 1 (0.18%) Basel II
9 1 (0.18%) Basel III
9 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.18%) FATCA
9 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Ansible
1 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.18%) Mesos
1 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.68%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (4.94%) Oracle
4 18 (3.29%) SAP
5 12 (2.19%) Workday
6 11 (2.01%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.46%) Charles River
7 8 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.28%) VMware
9 6 (1.10%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.10%) Tableau
10 5 (0.91%) Citrix
10 5 (0.91%) IBM
10 5 (0.91%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.55%) Calypso
11 3 (0.55%) Google
11 3 (0.55%) OpenLink
11 3 (0.55%) SimCorp
11 3 (0.55%) Sybase
11 3 (0.55%) Temenos