Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 61 80
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 405 484 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.91% 4.51% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 5.06% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 380 455 485
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,800 £36,750
90th Percentile £85,125 £82,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.29% +0.87% +1.77%

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 9,403 9,574 12,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.82% 89.23% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,395 8,711 11,143
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the City of London

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
London Bridge +8 1 - -
Business Analysis
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 231 (57.04%) Finance
2 146 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 82 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (19.01%) User Stories
6 76 (18.77%) Project Management
7 75 (18.52%) SQL
8 59 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (14.07%) MS Visio
10 55 (13.58%) ISEB
11 53 (13.09%) Banking
12 52 (12.84%) Workflow
13 51 (12.59%) Data Analysis
13 51 (12.59%) QA
14 49 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (11.60%) Degree
16 46 (11.36%) SDLC
17 43 (10.62%) SQL Server
18 42 (10.37%) CRM
18 42 (10.37%) Legal
19 39 (9.63%) Asset Management
20 35 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
20 35 (8.64%) Investment Management
21 32 (7.90%) Line Management
22 30 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
22 30 (7.41%) Mathematics
22 30 (7.41%) Use Case
23 29 (7.16%) Risk Management
23 29 (7.16%) Business Process Modelling
24 27 (6.67%) Process Management

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 8 (1.98%) CMS
1 8 (1.98%) Confluence
2 7 (1.73%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.48%) IIS
3 6 (1.48%) WordPress
4 4 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.49%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (14.07%) MS Visio
2 35 (8.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.25%) InVision
6 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.23%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (0.99%) Advent Geneva
4 4 (0.99%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (0.99%) MultiFonds
4 4 (0.99%) PORTIA
4 4 (0.99%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.74%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.49%) Endur
6 2 (0.49%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.49%) Summit
7 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.25%) Sonata
7 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.48%) GitHub
3 5 (1.23%) Office 365
4 4 (0.99%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.74%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.72%) Intranet
2 10 (2.47%) Extranet
3 2 (0.49%) Internet
3 2 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (3.70%) Big Data
6 13 (3.21%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 10 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.98%) Power BI
10 7 (1.73%) MS Access
11 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.99%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.99%) HBase
12 4 (0.99%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.99%) QlikView
13 3 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (5.68%) JIRA
2 11 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.72%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.25%) Grunt
6 1 (0.25%) gulp
6 1 (0.25%) JUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.25%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 231 (57.04%) Finance
2 53 (13.09%) Banking
3 42 (10.37%) Legal
4 27 (6.67%) Advertising
4 27 (6.67%) Retail
5 19 (4.69%) Back Office
5 19 (4.69%) Investment Banking
6 17 (4.20%) Front Office
7 14 (3.46%) Law
8 10 (2.47%) Publishing
8 10 (2.47%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.99%) International Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Marketing
11 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 282 (69.63%) Analyst
2 256 (63.21%) Business Analyst
3 42 (10.37%) IT Analyst
4 41 (10.12%) IT Business Analyst
5 40 (9.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 37 (9.14%) Senior Analyst
7 36 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
8 29 (7.16%) Business Manager
9 28 (6.91%) Developer
10 27 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
11 26 (6.42%) Finance Business Analyst
12 24 (5.93%) Business Analysis Manager
13 21 (5.19%) Data Analyst
13 21 (5.19%) Project Manager
14 20 (4.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 15 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
15 15 (3.70%) Commercial Manager
15 15 (3.70%) Consultant
15 15 (3.70%) SQL Developer
16 13 (3.21%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.94%) .NET
2 10 (2.47%) CSS
2 10 (2.47%) HTML
3 9 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.22%) Node.js
4 7 (1.73%) Ajax
4 7 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (1.73%) Gherkin
4 7 (1.73%) jQuery
4 7 (1.73%) JSON
4 7 (1.73%) WinForms
5 6 (1.48%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (1.48%) WAMP
6 5 (1.23%) Web Services
7 4 (0.99%) Mason
8 3 (0.74%) Redux
8 3 (0.74%) REST
8 3 (0.74%) SOAP
9 2 (0.49%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.20%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.20%) User Experience
3 16 (3.95%) Reinsurance
4 15 (3.70%) Equities
4 15 (3.70%) Fintech
5 14 (3.46%) Fixed Income
6 12 (2.96%) Derivative
6 12 (2.96%) PMI
7 10 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.23%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (0.99%) Swaptions
11 2 (0.49%) Clustering
11 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.49%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.44%) Windows
2 5 (1.23%) Unix
3 3 (0.74%) HPUX
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 77 (19.01%) User Stories
4 76 (18.77%) Project Management
5 52 (12.84%) Workflow
6 51 (12.59%) Data Analysis
7 49 (12.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 46 (11.36%) SDLC
9 42 (10.37%) CRM
10 39 (9.63%) Asset Management
11 35 (8.64%) Investment Management
12 32 (7.90%) Line Management
13 30 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
13 30 (7.41%) Mathematics
13 30 (7.41%) Use Case
14 29 (7.16%) Business Process Modelling
14 29 (7.16%) Risk Management
15 27 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (6.67%) Data Management
15 27 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (18.52%) SQL
2 23 (5.68%) C#
3 17 (4.20%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.46%) C
5 10 (2.47%) VB
5 10 (2.47%) VBA
6 9 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.48%) PHP
8 4 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.99%) R
9 2 (0.49%) Python
10 1 (0.25%) Java
10 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (13.58%) ISEB
2 47 (11.60%) Degree
3 13 (3.21%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.98%) CBAP
4 8 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.73%) IIBA
6 4 (0.99%) CFA
6 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.49%) PMP
8 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) CISA
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) CRISC
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.59%) QA
2 18 (4.44%) Solvency II
3 12 (2.96%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.72%) PMO
5 10 (2.47%) GDPR
6 9 (2.22%) MiFID
6 9 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.48%) SLA
8 5 (1.23%) EMIR
9 3 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.49%) FATCA
11 1 (0.25%) Basel II
11 1 (0.25%) Basel III
11 1 (0.25%) IFRS
11 1 (0.25%) PSD2
11 1 (0.25%) SEPA
11 1 (0.25%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.74%) ProxySG
2 2 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.44%) Cognos
2 18 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (2.47%) Oracle
4 9 (2.22%) Cloudera
4 9 (2.22%) Informatica
5 6 (1.48%) OpenText
6 5 (1.23%) Pega
7 4 (0.99%) Advent
7 4 (0.99%) FIS
7 4 (0.99%) SimCorp
7 4 (0.99%) SunGard
7 4 (0.99%) Tableau
8 3 (0.74%) Blue Coat
8 3 (0.74%) Citrix
8 3 (0.74%) CyberArk
8 3 (0.74%) FireEye
8 3 (0.74%) IBM
8 3 (0.74%) SAP
8 3 (0.74%) VMware