Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 59 82
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 653 564 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.63% 4.53% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 4.96% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 585 508 568
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 £41,250 £39,175
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

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 13,024 11,367 14,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 92.36% 91.22% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11,533 10,244 13,531
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,086 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -21 503 £65,000 +8.33% 56
West End of London -12 16 £36,000 -31.43% 7
Camden - 6 £40,000 - 1
City of Westminster +8 1 - - 1
Kensington and Chelsea -2 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Business Analysis
London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 283 (43.34%) Finance
2 241 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (31.39%) Project Management
4 177 (27.11%) SQL
5 161 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 120 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
7 90 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
8 88 (13.48%) Microsoft
9 83 (12.71%) Retail
10 82 (12.56%) User Stories
11 81 (12.40%) Degree
11 81 (12.40%) Investment Management
12 77 (11.79%) SDLC
13 72 (11.03%) Front Office
14 68 (10.41%) SQL Server
15 64 (9.80%) .NET
16 63 (9.65%) Workflow
16 63 (9.65%) Change Management
17 61 (9.34%) Asset Management
18 59 (9.04%) C#
19 54 (8.27%) MS Visio
20 53 (8.12%) ETL
21 51 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
22 49 (7.50%) Fixed Income
22 49 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
23 48 (7.35%) Waterfall
23 48 (7.35%) ITIL
23 48 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
24 47 (7.20%) Banking
25 46 (7.04%) Oracle

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 40 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.45%) Confluence
3 14 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.07%) SAS
5 7 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.61%) CMS
6 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.46%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.31%) IIS
8 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (8.27%) MS Visio
2 51 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (2.30%) Markit EDM
2 14 (2.14%) Front Arena
2 14 (2.14%) thinkFolio
3 12 (1.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.38%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 7 (1.07%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.77%) Workfront
7 4 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.61%) FastStats
8 3 (0.46%) Endur
8 3 (0.46%) HFM
8 3 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.46%) Magento
8 3 (0.46%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.46%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.15%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) SaaS
2 8 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 3 (0.46%) PaaS
5 2 (0.31%) GitHub
5 2 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.15%) Force.com
6 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.61%) Intranet
2 2 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.15%) Skype
3 1 (0.15%) SMS
3 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.37%) Big Data
4 22 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.06%) Power BI
6 15 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.92%) SAS EBI
11 5 (0.77%) QlikView
12 4 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.46%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (5.05%) JIRA
2 19 (2.91%) Babel
2 19 (2.91%) Karma Test Runner
2 19 (2.91%) Mocha
2 19 (2.91%) Moq
2 19 (2.91%) NUnit
2 19 (2.91%) webpack
3 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.07%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.77%) Selenium
5 3 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.15%) RSpec
7 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.15%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
General
1 283 (43.34%) Finance
2 83 (12.71%) Retail
3 72 (11.03%) Front Office
4 47 (7.20%) Banking
5 44 (6.74%) Advertising
5 44 (6.74%) Legal
6 25 (3.83%) Back Office
7 20 (3.06%) Marketing
8 18 (2.76%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.84%) Law
10 10 (1.53%) Games
10 10 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.07%) Publishing
12 5 (0.77%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.46%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Romanian Language
15 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 397 (60.80%) Analyst
2 330 (50.54%) Business Analyst
3 73 (11.18%) Consultant
4 55 (8.42%) Developer
5 53 (8.12%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 53 (8.12%) Project Manager
6 34 (5.21%) Business Systems Analyst
7 33 (5.05%) IT Analyst
8 32 (4.90%) Business IT Analyst
8 32 (4.90%) Business Manager
8 32 (4.90%) IT Business Analyst
9 29 (4.44%) Implementation Consultant
10 28 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 28 (4.29%) Project Analyst
10 28 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (4.13%) Senior Business Analyst
12 25 (3.83%) Senior Developer
12 25 (3.83%) Systems Analyst
13 24 (3.68%) Salesforce Consultant
14 23 (3.52%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (9.80%) .NET
2 38 (5.82%) HTML
3 32 (4.90%) Mason
4 31 (4.75%) AngularJS
5 30 (4.59%) CSS
6 27 (4.13%) XML
7 22 (3.37%) Node.js
8 20 (3.06%) Web Services
9 19 (2.91%) Enzyme
9 19 (2.91%) React
9 19 (2.91%) Redux
9 19 (2.91%) REST
9 19 (2.91%) SOAP
10 16 (2.45%) ASP.NET
11 10 (1.53%) HTML5
12 9 (1.38%) .NET Framework
12 9 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.38%) Entity Framework
13 6 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (0.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 120 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 45 (6.89%) Derivative
3 45 (6.89%) Management Information System
4 41 (6.28%) Fintech
5 30 (4.59%) Equities
6 29 (4.44%) Reinsurance
7 24 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
9 18 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (2.76%) Hedge funds
9 18 (2.76%) User Experience
10 15 (2.30%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.53%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.38%) PMI
13 7 (1.07%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.92%) iPad
14 6 (0.92%) SWIFT
15 5 (0.77%) NHS
16 4 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.53%) Unix
2 6 (0.92%) Windows
3 4 (0.61%) Linux
3 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (36.91%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (31.39%) Project Management
3 161 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (12.56%) User Stories
6 81 (12.40%) Investment Management
7 77 (11.79%) SDLC
8 63 (9.65%) Change Management
8 63 (9.65%) Workflow
9 61 (9.34%) Asset Management
10 53 (8.12%) ETL
11 49 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 48 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (7.35%) ITIL
12 48 (7.35%) Waterfall
13 45 (6.89%) Scrum
14 44 (6.74%) PRINCE2
15 41 (6.28%) Service Management
16 35 (5.36%) CRM
16 35 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 177 (27.11%) SQL
2 59 (9.04%) C#
3 42 (6.43%) JavaScript
4 35 (5.36%) Java
5 17 (2.60%) C
5 17 (2.60%) VBA
6 15 (2.30%) Perl
6 15 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.38%) Python
7 9 (1.38%) VB
8 7 (1.07%) Apex Code
9 6 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.77%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.61%) R
12 3 (0.46%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) Jython
13 1 (0.15%) PHP
13 1 (0.15%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 81 (12.40%) Degree
2 21 (3.22%) ISEB
2 21 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (2.76%) CBAP
4 15 (2.30%) DBS Check
4 15 (2.30%) PMP
5 13 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.53%) IIBA
7 7 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.92%) ACCA
8 6 (0.92%) CFA
8 6 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.77%) CIMA
10 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.46%) MBA
11 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.58%) QA
2 18 (2.76%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.14%) GDPR
3 14 (2.14%) PMO
4 12 (1.84%) MiFID
5 7 (1.07%) EMIR
6 5 (0.77%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.77%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.61%) SEPA
8 3 (0.46%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.31%) SLA
10 1 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.15%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (0.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) Ansible
3 1 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.15%) Mesos
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.04%) Oracle
2 46 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (4.44%) SAP
4 21 (3.22%) ServiceNow
5 18 (2.76%) Charles River
6 17 (2.60%) SimCorp
7 15 (2.30%) Workday
8 14 (2.14%) Calypso
9 12 (1.84%) Tableau
10 9 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (1.07%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.92%) hybris
13 4 (0.61%) VMware
14 3 (0.46%) ATG
14 3 (0.46%) Demandware
14 3 (0.46%) Hyperion
14 3 (0.46%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.46%) OpenLink
14 3 (0.46%) Sybase