Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 63 90
Rank change year-on-year -43 +27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 450 563 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.99% 4.43% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 4.95% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 421 533 536
Central London median annual salary £59,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.61% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £39,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 13,664 11,369 15,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 90.92% 89.52% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11,959 10,308 13,510
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £88,750
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -27 376 £60,000 +4.35% 57
Southwark -90 12 £56,500 +13.00%
Camden - 10 £50,000 -
West End of London -6 8 £42,500 -19.05% 6
Business Analysis
London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 228 (50.67%) Finance
2 184 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (23.33%) Project Management
4 103 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 92 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (20.22%) User Stories
7 79 (17.56%) SQL
8 77 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
9 67 (14.89%) SDLC
10 64 (14.22%) MS Visio
11 63 (14.00%) ISEB
12 56 (12.44%) CRM
13 51 (11.33%) Legal
14 50 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
14 50 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 49 (10.89%) Workflow
16 48 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
17 47 (10.44%) QA
17 47 (10.44%) Banking
17 47 (10.44%) Data Analysis
18 44 (9.78%) Degree
19 42 (9.33%) Waterfall
20 41 (9.11%) Use Case
21 36 (8.00%) Risk Management
21 36 (8.00%) Advertising
21 36 (8.00%) Scrum
22 35 (7.78%) Process Improvement
23 33 (7.33%) Data Management
24 32 (7.11%) Asset Management
24 32 (7.11%) Salesforce.com

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 9 (2.00%) Confluence
2 4 (0.89%) Apache Spark
2 4 (0.89%) CMS
2 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.44%) IIS
3 2 (0.44%) JBoss
3 2 (0.44%) SAS
4 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (14.22%) MS Visio
2 50 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (2.67%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.89%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.89%) InVision
6 4 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.44%) Revit
7 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 28 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.00%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.11%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.44%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.44%) Primavera
5 2 (0.44%) Summit
5 2 (0.44%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.22%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) Sonata
6 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.89%) Office 365
3 10 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (1.78%) SaaS
5 6 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 2 (0.44%) GitHub
7 2 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.44%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.67%) Intranet
2 7 (1.56%) Extranet
3 2 (0.44%) Internet
3 2 (0.44%) SMS
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.78%) Big Data
3 17 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.11%) Hadoop
4 14 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.22%) Power BI
7 7 (1.56%) MS Access
8 6 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 5 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.89%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.89%) HBase
10 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (5.56%) JIRA
2 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 5 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.22%) Subversion
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 228 (50.67%) Finance
2 51 (11.33%) Legal
3 47 (10.44%) Banking
4 36 (8.00%) Advertising
5 26 (5.78%) Back Office
6 24 (5.33%) Retail
7 21 (4.67%) Law
8 19 (4.22%) Investment Banking
9 12 (2.67%) Front Office
9 12 (2.67%) Publishing
10 9 (2.00%) Marketing
10 9 (2.00%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.67%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.44%) International Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Military
14 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 304 (67.56%) Analyst
2 276 (61.33%) Business Analyst
3 38 (8.44%) IT Business Analyst
4 37 (8.22%) IT Analyst
4 37 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
5 36 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 35 (7.78%) Business IT Analyst
7 30 (6.67%) Business Manager
8 29 (6.44%) Project Manager
9 26 (5.78%) Developer
10 25 (5.56%) Data Analyst
11 23 (5.11%) Business Analysis Manager
12 22 (4.89%) Finance Business Analyst
12 22 (4.89%) Financial Analyst
13 19 (4.22%) Agile Business Analyst
14 18 (4.00%) Consultant
15 17 (3.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
16 15 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
16 15 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
17 14 (3.11%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.56%) .NET
2 8 (1.78%) CSS
2 8 (1.78%) HTML
2 8 (1.78%) Web Services
3 7 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (1.56%) Gherkin
3 7 (1.56%) Node.js
4 6 (1.33%) Redux
4 6 (1.33%) REST
4 6 (1.33%) SOAP
5 5 (1.11%) COM
5 5 (1.11%) Mason
6 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.44%) D3.js
6 2 (0.44%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.44%) jQuery
6 2 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (0.44%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (0.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 77 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.22%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.78%) User Experience
4 16 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.33%) Fintech
6 11 (2.44%) PMI
6 11 (2.44%) Reinsurance
7 10 (2.22%) Derivative
8 9 (2.00%) Equities
8 9 (2.00%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.78%) Credit Risk
9 8 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.89%) Smart Meter
14 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.44%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.89%) Windows
2 6 (1.33%) Unix
3 3 (0.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (40.89%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (23.33%) Project Management
3 92 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (20.22%) User Stories
5 67 (14.89%) SDLC
6 56 (12.44%) CRM
7 49 (10.89%) Workflow
8 48 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 47 (10.44%) Data Analysis
10 42 (9.33%) Waterfall
11 41 (9.11%) Use Case
12 36 (8.00%) Risk Management
12 36 (8.00%) Scrum
13 35 (7.78%) Process Improvement
14 33 (7.33%) Data Management
15 32 (7.11%) Asset Management
15 32 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (7.11%) Line Management
15 32 (7.11%) PRINCE2
16 31 (6.89%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.56%) SQL
2 25 (5.56%) C#
3 12 (2.67%) VBA
4 11 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.00%) VB
7 7 (1.56%) C
7 7 (1.56%) Python
8 4 (0.89%) Java
9 3 (0.67%) Perl
9 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.67%) R
10 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.44%) Lua
10 2 (0.44%) PHP
10 2 (0.44%) Prolog
11 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.22%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (14.00%) ISEB
2 44 (9.78%) Degree
3 14 (3.11%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.22%) CBAP
5 9 (2.00%) IIBA
6 8 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.33%) CFA
7 6 (1.33%) PMP
8 5 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.11%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.44%) CISA
11 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.22%) CISM
12 1 (0.22%) CRISC
12 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.44%) QA
2 20 (4.44%) Solvency II
3 15 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 15 (3.33%) PMO
4 12 (2.67%) MiFID
5 10 (2.22%) GDPR
6 9 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.11%) SLA
8 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.44%) FATCA
9 1 (0.22%) Basel II
9 1 (0.22%) Basel III
9 1 (0.22%) EMIR
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.22%) PSD2
9 1 (0.22%) SEPA
9 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.44%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 103 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.11%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (2.89%) Oracle
4 12 (2.67%) Cognos
5 9 (2.00%) Cloudera
5 9 (2.00%) Informatica
6 7 (1.56%) SAP
7 6 (1.33%) Tableau
8 5 (1.11%) OpenText
8 5 (1.11%) Pega
8 5 (1.11%) VMware
9 4 (0.89%) Citrix
9 4 (0.89%) IBM
10 3 (0.67%) Aderant
10 3 (0.67%) Google
10 3 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.67%) Temenos
11 2 (0.44%) Avaloq
11 2 (0.44%) Workday
11 2 (0.44%) Xerox