Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 96 62
Rank change year-on-year +21 -34 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 487 473 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.81% 3.26% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 3.51% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 458 441 519
Central London median annual salary £64,000 £59,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.47% -1.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £81,250
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 11,693 13,480 11,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.52% 92.93% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10,407 11,854 10,658
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +10 401 £65,000 +8.33% 55
West End of London 0 7 £75,000 +39.53%
City of Westminster - 5 £75,000 -
Camden +6 4 £34,000 -32.00%
Southwark +81 1 £52,500 -7.08%
Business Analysis
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 258 (52.98%) Finance
2 171 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 146 (29.98%) Project Management
5 93 (19.10%) SQL
6 80 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (15.20%) Degree
8 73 (14.99%) User Stories
9 71 (14.58%) Microsoft
10 67 (13.76%) SDLC
11 63 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
12 58 (11.91%) Scrum
13 49 (10.06%) Investment Management
14 47 (9.65%) Banking
15 46 (9.45%) SQL Server
16 44 (9.03%) Change Management
16 44 (9.03%) Management Information System
16 44 (9.03%) Front Office
17 42 (8.62%) Asset Management
18 41 (8.42%) ITIL
18 41 (8.42%) QA
19 39 (8.01%) CRM
19 39 (8.01%) Data Management
19 39 (8.01%) Workflow
20 36 (7.39%) Microsoft Office
21 34 (6.98%) Retail
21 34 (6.98%) Analytics
22 33 (6.78%) Advertising
23 32 (6.57%) .NET
23 32 (6.57%) MS Visio

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 15 (3.08%) Confluence
1 15 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (7.39%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (6.57%) MS Visio
3 31 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.46%) Markit EDM
3 11 (2.26%) Front Arena
3 11 (2.26%) thinkFolio
4 9 (1.85%) FastStats
5 7 (1.44%) Sonata
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.82%) Magento
8 1 (0.21%) Actimize
8 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.64%) Office 365
3 7 (1.44%) SaaS
4 3 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
6 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.21%) Slack
6 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.62%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) DNS
2 2 (0.41%) Firewall
2 2 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) ATM
3 1 (0.21%) FTP
3 1 (0.21%) LAN
3 1 (0.21%) WAN
3 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (2.67%) Power BI
6 12 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.64%) Big Data
8 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.44%) QlikView
9 7 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.03%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.82%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.41%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (4.52%) JIRA
2 11 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.85%) Selenium
4 5 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.21%) Babel
6 1 (0.21%) Hudson
6 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.21%) Mocha
6 1 (0.21%) Moq
6 1 (0.21%) NUnit
6 1 (0.21%) webpack
General
1 258 (52.98%) Finance
2 47 (9.65%) Banking
3 44 (9.03%) Front Office
4 34 (6.98%) Retail
5 33 (6.78%) Advertising
6 29 (5.95%) Marketing
7 23 (4.72%) Legal
8 17 (3.49%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.87%) Back Office
10 11 (2.26%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.44%) French Language
12 6 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (1.03%) Law
14 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.41%) Games
15 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.21%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 315 (64.68%) Analyst
2 283 (58.11%) Business Analyst
3 60 (12.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 51 (10.47%) IT Business Analyst
5 50 (10.27%) Business IT Analyst
5 50 (10.27%) IT Analyst
6 42 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 34 (6.98%) Consultant
7 34 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (6.57%) Senior Business Analyst
9 20 (4.11%) Agile Business Analyst
9 20 (4.11%) Systems Manager
10 19 (3.90%) Financial Analyst
11 18 (3.70%) Business Manager
12 17 (3.49%) Finance Business Analyst
13 15 (3.08%) Developer
13 15 (3.08%) Project Analyst
14 14 (2.87%) Lead Business Analyst
15 13 (2.67%) Service Analyst
15 13 (2.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.57%) .NET
2 22 (4.52%) XML
3 10 (2.05%) J2EE
4 9 (1.85%) XSD
5 7 (1.44%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (1.03%) FpML
6 5 (1.03%) Middleware
7 4 (0.82%) CSS
7 4 (0.82%) HTML
8 3 (0.62%) Velocity
9 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.41%) FIXML
9 2 (0.41%) jQuery
9 2 (0.41%) RESTful
9 2 (0.41%) SOAP
9 2 (0.41%) Swagger
9 2 (0.41%) Web Services
10 1 (0.21%) Enzyme
10 1 (0.21%) Redux
10 1 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 80 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (9.03%) Management Information System
3 30 (6.16%) Derivative
3 30 (6.16%) Reinsurance
4 29 (5.95%) Fixed Income
5 20 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (3.49%) Fintech
7 16 (3.29%) Equities
8 12 (2.46%) User Experience
9 11 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 9 (1.85%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.03%) FMCG
12 5 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 5 (1.03%) PMI
12 5 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.82%) Reference Data
14 3 (0.62%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.90%) Unix
2 8 (1.64%) Linux
3 4 (0.82%) Windows
4 2 (0.41%) Android
4 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (31.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 146 (29.98%) Project Management
4 73 (14.99%) User Stories
5 67 (13.76%) SDLC
6 63 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (11.91%) Scrum
8 49 (10.06%) Investment Management
9 44 (9.03%) Change Management
10 42 (8.62%) Asset Management
11 41 (8.42%) ITIL
12 39 (8.01%) CRM
12 39 (8.01%) Data Management
12 39 (8.01%) Workflow
13 34 (6.98%) Analytics
14 32 (6.57%) Workshop Facilitation
15 30 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (6.16%) Waterfall
16 28 (5.75%) BPMN
17 27 (5.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 93 (19.10%) SQL
2 24 (4.93%) Java
3 18 (3.70%) C
3 18 (3.70%) C#
4 14 (2.87%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.26%) Perl
6 8 (1.64%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.64%) Python
7 7 (1.44%) VBA
8 5 (1.03%) R
8 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.82%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.82%) VB
10 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (15.20%) Degree
2 26 (5.34%) ISEB
3 24 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.05%) CBAP
6 9 (1.85%) CFA
7 6 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.03%) MBA
9 4 (0.82%) PMP
10 3 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.62%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.41%) IIBA
12 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.21%) ACCA
12 1 (0.21%) CIMA
12 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.42%) QA
2 22 (4.52%) PMO
3 12 (2.46%) GDPR
3 12 (2.46%) MiFID
4 10 (2.05%) EMIR
5 9 (1.85%) Solvency II
6 8 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (1.64%) FATCA
6 8 (1.64%) SEPA
7 7 (1.44%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) IFRS
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.75%) Oracle
3 27 (5.54%) ServiceNow
4 24 (4.93%) SAP
5 22 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.29%) Tableau
7 12 (2.46%) Charles River
8 11 (2.26%) Calypso
8 11 (2.26%) SimCorp
9 7 (1.44%) Avaloq
9 7 (1.44%) FNZ
9 7 (1.44%) Sage
10 4 (0.82%) Demandware
11 3 (0.62%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.62%) hybris
11 3 (0.62%) Informatica
11 3 (0.62%) VMware
12 2 (0.41%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.41%) DocuSign
12 2 (0.41%) Sun