Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 64 84
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 625 543 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.42% 4.40% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 4.79% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 582 496 534
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 12,945 11,333 13,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.48% 91.79% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11,583 10,199 12,279
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +1.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -15 498 £65,000 +8.33% 64
West End of London -14 11 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Camden +10 5 £40,000 - 1
City of Westminster +6 2 £75,000 +28.21%
Business Analysis
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 289 (46.24%) Finance
2 208 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (28.32%) Project Management
4 163 (26.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 161 (25.76%) SQL
6 113 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
7 86 (13.76%) Microsoft
8 85 (13.60%) Investment Management
9 82 (13.12%) Front Office
9 82 (13.12%) User Stories
9 82 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
10 79 (12.64%) Degree
11 77 (12.32%) SDLC
12 74 (11.84%) SQL Server
13 69 (11.04%) Retail
14 68 (10.88%) Asset Management
15 67 (10.72%) Change Management
16 63 (10.08%) Workflow
17 62 (9.92%) .NET
18 55 (8.80%) MS Visio
19 52 (8.32%) Derivative
20 50 (8.00%) Fixed Income
21 48 (7.68%) Scrum
21 48 (7.68%) Banking
21 48 (7.68%) ETL
22 47 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
22 47 (7.52%) C#
22 47 (7.52%) Java
23 44 (7.04%) Oracle
23 44 (7.04%) Management Information System

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 41 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 19 (3.04%) Confluence
4 8 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.12%) SAS
6 6 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.48%) CMS
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 55 (8.80%) MS Visio
2 47 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.68%) Markit EDM
2 22 (3.52%) Front Arena
2 22 (3.52%) thinkFolio
3 13 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.28%) FastStats
5 6 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.96%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 5 (0.80%) Magento
6 5 (0.80%) Sonata
7 3 (0.48%) Endur
7 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.32%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.12%) Office 365
2 7 (1.12%) SaaS
3 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.16%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.32%) DNS
2 2 (0.32%) Firewall
2 2 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.16%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.16%) ATM
3 1 (0.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) SMS
3 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (3.84%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (3.20%) Power BI
7 19 (3.04%) Big Data
8 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.08%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (1.44%) QlikView
13 7 (1.12%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.96%) SAS EBI
15 5 (0.80%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (4.64%) JIRA
2 16 (2.56%) Babel
2 16 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 16 (2.56%) Mocha
2 16 (2.56%) Moq
2 16 (2.56%) NUnit
2 16 (2.56%) webpack
3 10 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.44%) Selenium
5 6 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.16%) Firebug
8 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) LSMW
8 1 (0.16%) RSpec
8 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 289 (46.24%) Finance
2 82 (13.12%) Front Office
3 69 (11.04%) Retail
4 48 (7.68%) Banking
5 42 (6.72%) Advertising
6 40 (6.40%) Legal
7 31 (4.96%) Back Office
8 18 (2.88%) Marketing
9 17 (2.72%) Investment Banking
10 14 (2.24%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.12%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.96%) Games
12 6 (0.96%) Law
13 5 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.80%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.32%) Romanian Language
17 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 383 (61.28%) Analyst
2 324 (51.84%) Business Analyst
3 77 (12.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 68 (10.88%) Consultant
5 47 (7.52%) Developer
6 39 (6.24%) Senior Analyst
7 38 (6.08%) Senior Business Analyst
8 36 (5.76%) IT Analyst
9 35 (5.60%) Business IT Analyst
9 35 (5.60%) IT Business Analyst
10 33 (5.28%) Project Manager
11 29 (4.64%) Implementation Consultant
12 27 (4.32%) Business Systems Analyst
13 24 (3.84%) Service Analyst
14 23 (3.68%) Business Manager
14 23 (3.68%) Financial Analyst
14 23 (3.68%) Lead Business Analyst
15 21 (3.36%) Systems Analyst
16 20 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
17 18 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.92%) .NET
2 38 (6.08%) XML
3 26 (4.16%) HTML
4 23 (3.68%) CSS
5 19 (3.04%) AngularJS
6 18 (2.88%) Web Services
7 16 (2.56%) Enzyme
7 16 (2.56%) Node.js
7 16 (2.56%) React
7 16 (2.56%) Redux
7 16 (2.56%) REST
7 16 (2.56%) SOAP
8 11 (1.76%) J2EE
9 8 (1.28%) XSD
10 6 (0.96%) MDX
10 6 (0.96%) Middleware
11 5 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (0.48%) FpML
12 3 (0.48%) jQuery
12 3 (0.48%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 113 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.32%) Derivative
3 50 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 44 (7.04%) Fintech
4 44 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 37 (5.92%) Reinsurance
6 35 (5.60%) Equities
7 28 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (3.68%) Hedge funds
9 22 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (2.24%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.92%) SWIFT
12 12 (1.92%) User Experience
13 8 (1.28%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.96%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.96%) iPad
15 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 4 (0.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.20%) Unix
2 9 (1.44%) Windows
3 8 (1.28%) Linux
4 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.32%) Android
5 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (28.32%) Project Management
3 163 (26.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (13.60%) Investment Management
5 82 (13.12%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (13.12%) User Stories
6 77 (12.32%) SDLC
7 68 (10.88%) Asset Management
8 67 (10.72%) Change Management
9 63 (10.08%) Workflow
10 48 (7.68%) ETL
10 48 (7.68%) Scrum
11 42 (6.72%) ITIL
11 42 (6.72%) Waterfall
12 41 (6.56%) CRM
13 40 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 39 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (6.08%) Data Management
16 35 (5.60%) Service Management
17 33 (5.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (25.76%) SQL
2 47 (7.52%) C#
2 47 (7.52%) Java
3 37 (5.92%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.52%) Perl
5 16 (2.56%) VBA
6 14 (2.24%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.08%) C
7 13 (2.08%) Python
8 10 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.12%) R
9 7 (1.12%) VB
10 6 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.64%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (12.64%) Degree
2 24 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (3.20%) ISEB
4 10 (1.60%) CFA
4 10 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.28%) CBAP
5 8 (1.28%) DBS Check
5 8 (1.28%) MBA
5 8 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.96%) IIBA
6 6 (0.96%) PMP
7 5 (0.80%) ACCA
8 4 (0.64%) CIMA
9 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.40%) QA
2 19 (3.04%) GDPR
3 13 (2.08%) MiFID
4 11 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.76%) EMIR
5 9 (1.44%) PMO
5 9 (1.44%) SEPA
6 8 (1.28%) ISO 20022
6 8 (1.28%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.80%) FATCA
8 4 (0.64%) AIFMD
9 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.48%) SLA
10 1 (0.16%) COBIT
10 1 (0.16%) GAAP
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.04%) Oracle
3 29 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (4.64%) SAP
4 25 (4.00%) SimCorp
5 24 (3.84%) ServiceNow
6 23 (3.68%) Charles River
7 22 (3.52%) Calypso
8 18 (2.88%) Tableau
9 8 (1.28%) Workday
10 6 (0.96%) hybris
10 6 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (0.80%) Avaloq
11 5 (0.80%) Demandware
11 5 (0.80%) FNZ
12 4 (0.64%) Intapp
12 4 (0.64%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.64%) VMware
13 3 (0.48%) ATG
13 3 (0.48%) OpenLink