Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 46 73
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 507 513 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.61% 5.02% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 5.49% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 450 458 473
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,850 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,650 £87,050
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,153 9,338 11,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.37% 91.43% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,018 8,396 10,814
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,625 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central 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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in the City of London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in the City of London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 241 (47.53%) Finance
2 189 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (31.95%) Project Management
4 152 (29.98%) SQL
5 123 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 96 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (15.38%) Investment Management
8 72 (14.20%) Front Office
9 69 (13.61%) Degree
10 68 (13.41%) Retail
11 65 (12.82%) Microsoft
12 64 (12.62%) SDLC
13 62 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (11.44%) Asset Management
15 56 (11.05%) SQL Server
16 54 (10.65%) MS Visio
17 53 (10.45%) Workflow
17 53 (10.45%) User Stories
18 50 (9.86%) Fixed Income
19 48 (9.47%) ETL
20 47 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
21 46 (9.07%) Waterfall
21 46 (9.07%) Derivative
22 44 (8.68%) Legal
22 44 (8.68%) Advertising
23 43 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
24 41 (8.09%) Salesforce.com
25 38 (7.50%) Management Information System
25 38 (7.50%) Scrum
26 37 (7.30%) Banking

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 19 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.17%) Confluence
4 9 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.38%) SAS
6 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (10.65%) MS Visio
2 47 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (2.96%) Markit EDM
2 14 (2.76%) Front Arena
2 14 (2.76%) thinkFolio
3 11 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (1.78%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 5 (0.99%) Workfront
6 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.79%) FastStats
7 3 (0.59%) Endur
7 3 (0.59%) HFM
7 3 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.20%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.20%) Primavera
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.78%) SaaS
2 5 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.59%) PaaS
4 2 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) Force.com
5 1 (0.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.79%) Intranet
2 2 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.20%) SMS
3 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.55%) Power BI
6 14 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.97%) Big Data
9 9 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.18%) QlikView
11 6 (1.18%) SAS EBI
12 5 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.59%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 26 (5.13%) JIRA
2 7 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.79%) Selenium
5 2 (0.39%) Babel
5 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.39%) Mocha
5 2 (0.39%) Moq
5 2 (0.39%) NUnit
5 2 (0.39%) webpack
6 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.20%) LSMW
6 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 241 (47.53%) Finance
2 72 (14.20%) Front Office
3 68 (13.41%) Retail
4 44 (8.68%) Advertising
4 44 (8.68%) Legal
5 37 (7.30%) Banking
6 25 (4.93%) Back Office
7 17 (3.35%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.37%) Marketing
9 11 (2.17%) Law
10 8 (1.58%) Games
11 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.79%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.79%) Publishing
13 3 (0.59%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.39%) Romanian Language
15 1 (0.20%) Military
15 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (63.12%) Analyst
2 258 (50.89%) Business Analyst
3 67 (13.21%) Consultant
4 55 (10.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 39 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 33 (6.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 31 (6.11%) Business Manager
8 28 (5.52%) IT Analyst
9 27 (5.33%) Business IT Analyst
9 27 (5.33%) Developer
9 27 (5.33%) IT Business Analyst
10 26 (5.13%) Implementation Consultant
11 25 (4.93%) Project Analyst
11 25 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
12 24 (4.73%) Salesforce Consultant
12 24 (4.73%) Senior Business Analyst
13 22 (4.34%) Business Project Manager
13 22 (4.34%) Systems Analyst
14 21 (4.14%) Lead Business Analyst
14 21 (4.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.31%) .NET
1 32 (6.31%) Mason
2 23 (4.54%) XML
3 14 (2.76%) HTML
4 13 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.97%) AngularJS
6 9 (1.78%) CSS
7 7 (1.38%) HTML5
8 6 (1.18%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.18%) CSS3
8 6 (1.18%) Entity Framework
8 6 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.18%) jQuery
9 5 (0.99%) MDX
10 4 (0.79%) XSD
11 3 (0.59%) J2EE
11 3 (0.59%) Web Services
12 2 (0.39%) COM
12 2 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (9.86%) Fixed Income
3 46 (9.07%) Derivative
4 38 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 36 (7.10%) Fintech
6 30 (5.92%) Equities
7 29 (5.72%) Reinsurance
8 18 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (2.96%) Blackberry
9 15 (2.96%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.97%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.78%) User Experience
13 7 (1.38%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.18%) SWIFT
15 5 (0.99%) PMI
16 4 (0.79%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
16 4 (0.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 2 (0.39%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.38%) Unix
2 4 (0.79%) Linux
3 2 (0.39%) Windows
4 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (31.95%) Project Management
3 123 (24.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 64 (12.62%) SDLC
6 62 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (11.44%) Asset Management
8 53 (10.45%) User Stories
8 53 (10.45%) Workflow
9 48 (9.47%) ETL
10 46 (9.07%) Waterfall
11 43 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (7.50%) Scrum
13 37 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 34 (6.71%) Change Management
15 29 (5.72%) Mentoring
15 29 (5.72%) Stakeholder Identification
16 28 (5.52%) Data Management
16 28 (5.52%) Workflow Analysis
17 27 (5.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 152 (29.98%) SQL
2 34 (6.71%) C#
3 25 (4.93%) Java
4 16 (3.16%) C
5 15 (2.96%) Perl
6 14 (2.76%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.56%) VBA
8 11 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.38%) Apex Code
10 6 (1.18%) VB
11 5 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (0.99%) R
12 4 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.79%) Python
13 1 (0.20%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.20%) Jython
13 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.20%) Prolog
13 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (13.61%) Degree
2 21 (4.14%) ISEB
3 18 (3.55%) CBAP
4 15 (2.96%) DBS Check
5 14 (2.76%) PMP
6 10 (1.97%) IIBA
7 8 (1.58%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.18%) ACCA
8 6 (1.18%) CFA
8 6 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.99%) CIMA
10 3 (0.59%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.59%) MBA
11 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.10%) QA
2 18 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.37%) GDPR
3 12 (2.37%) MiFID
3 12 (2.37%) PMO
4 7 (1.38%) EMIR
5 5 (0.99%) AIFMD
5 5 (0.99%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.79%) SEPA
7 3 (0.59%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) GAAP
8 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) Ansible
2 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.20%) Mesos
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.09%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (6.51%) Oracle
4 22 (4.34%) SAP
5 18 (3.55%) Charles River
6 15 (2.96%) Workday
7 14 (2.76%) Calypso
7 14 (2.76%) SimCorp
8 13 (2.56%) Tableau
9 9 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.59%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.59%) OpenLink
11 2 (0.39%) Cadence
11 2 (0.39%) Intapp
12 1 (0.20%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.20%) Citrix
12 1 (0.20%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.20%) Murex
12 1 (0.20%) SunGard
12 1 (0.20%) Xerox