Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 55 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 460 487 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.17% 4.80% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 5.29% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 402 439 485
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £85,750
Central 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 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 10,185 9,200 12,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.35% 90.74% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9,008 8,287 11,093
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 218 (47.39%) Finance
2 174 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (30.43%) Project Management
4 139 (30.22%) SQL
5 113 (24.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
7 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 67 (14.57%) Degree
9 63 (13.70%) User Stories
9 63 (13.70%) SDLC
10 57 (12.39%) Legal
11 55 (11.96%) Investment Management
12 54 (11.74%) Retail
13 52 (11.30%) Front Office
14 50 (10.87%) Waterfall
15 48 (10.43%) Workflow
16 46 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
16 46 (10.00%) QA
17 45 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
18 44 (9.57%) MS Visio
18 44 (9.57%) SQL Server
19 43 (9.35%) ISEB
20 42 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
21 40 (8.70%) ETL
21 40 (8.70%) Asset Management
22 39 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
23 38 (8.26%) Advertising
24 36 (7.83%) Derivative
25 35 (7.61%) Management Information System
25 35 (7.61%) Fixed Income

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 17 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.52%) Confluence
3 7 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.30%) SAS
5 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (9.57%) MS Visio
3 21 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.65%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.65%) Revit
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.22%) InVision
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.96%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 7 (1.52%) Front Arena
3 7 (1.52%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.52%) thinkFolio
4 5 (1.09%) Workfront
5 3 (0.65%) Endur
5 3 (0.65%) Primavera
6 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.43%) HFM
6 2 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.43%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.22%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.22%) FastStats
7 1 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.22%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.39%) SaaS
2 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.87%) Intranet
2 1 (0.22%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (3.91%) Power BI
4 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.52%) Big Data
7 7 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.30%) QlikView
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.65%) SAS EBI
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.43%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.43%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (4.57%) JIRA
2 7 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.43%) Babel
4 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (0.43%) Mocha
4 2 (0.43%) Moq
4 2 (0.43%) NUnit
4 2 (0.43%) webpack
5 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.22%) Maven
5 1 (0.22%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 218 (47.39%) Finance
2 57 (12.39%) Legal
3 54 (11.74%) Retail
4 52 (11.30%) Front Office
5 38 (8.26%) Advertising
6 35 (7.61%) Banking
7 27 (5.87%) Back Office
8 18 (3.91%) Law
9 13 (2.83%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.52%) Marketing
11 6 (1.30%) Games
11 6 (1.30%) Private Banking
12 5 (1.09%) Publishing
13 4 (0.87%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.65%) Military
15 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.22%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (61.30%) Analyst
2 231 (50.22%) Business Analyst
3 52 (11.30%) Consultant
4 44 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 39 (8.48%) Business Manager
6 32 (6.96%) IT Business Analyst
7 30 (6.52%) Business Systems Analyst
8 29 (6.30%) Business IT Analyst
8 29 (6.30%) IT Analyst
8 29 (6.30%) Project Analyst
9 26 (5.65%) Developer
10 24 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 23 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
12 22 (4.78%) Business Project Manager
12 22 (4.78%) Systems Analyst
13 20 (4.35%) Software Analyst
14 19 (4.13%) Data Analyst
14 19 (4.13%) Salesforce Consultant
15 18 (3.91%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.30%) .NET
2 25 (5.43%) Mason
3 17 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.04%) HTML
5 13 (2.83%) XML
6 11 (2.39%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 9 (1.96%) CSS
9 7 (1.52%) HTML5
10 6 (1.30%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.30%) CSS3
10 6 (1.30%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.30%) Gherkin
10 6 (1.30%) jQuery
11 5 (1.09%) MDX
12 4 (0.87%) Web Services
13 2 (0.43%) IBM Integration Bus
13 2 (0.43%) Natural Language Processing
13 2 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.83%) Derivative
3 35 (7.61%) Fintech
3 35 (7.61%) Fixed Income
3 35 (7.61%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.78%) Equities
5 17 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.48%) Reinsurance
7 15 (3.26%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.39%) User Experience
10 10 (2.17%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.74%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.74%) PMI
12 5 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.65%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.09%) Windows
2 2 (0.43%) Linux
2 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (30.43%) Project Management
3 113 (24.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (13.70%) SDLC
4 63 (13.70%) User Stories
5 55 (11.96%) Investment Management
6 50 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 48 (10.43%) Workflow
8 45 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 40 (8.70%) ETL
11 39 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (6.96%) PRINCE2
13 31 (6.74%) Scrum
14 28 (6.09%) Change Management
15 26 (5.65%) Workflow Analysis
16 25 (5.43%) ITIL
16 25 (5.43%) Use Case
17 24 (5.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 139 (30.22%) SQL
2 30 (6.52%) C#
3 16 (3.48%) Java
4 15 (3.26%) VBA
5 14 (3.04%) C
6 12 (2.61%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.96%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.96%) VB
8 8 (1.74%) Perl
9 6 (1.30%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.65%) Prolog
11 3 (0.65%) Python
11 3 (0.65%) R
12 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.22%) Jython
13 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (14.57%) Degree
2 43 (9.35%) ISEB
3 16 (3.48%) CBAP
3 16 (3.48%) PMP
4 15 (3.26%) DBS Check
5 13 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.74%) CFA
6 8 (1.74%) IIBA
7 5 (1.09%) ACCA
7 5 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.87%) CIMA
8 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.65%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.65%) MBA
9 3 (0.65%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.22%) CISA
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.00%) QA
2 24 (5.22%) Data Quality
3 17 (3.70%) MiFID
4 13 (2.83%) PMO
5 11 (2.39%) GDPR
6 10 (2.17%) Solvency II
7 6 (1.30%) EMIR
8 5 (1.09%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.43%) SEPA
10 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.22%) FATCA
10 1 (0.22%) GAAP
10 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Ansible
1 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.22%) Mesos
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.61%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (5.22%) Oracle
4 17 (3.70%) SAP
5 16 (3.48%) Workday
6 11 (2.39%) Charles River
7 10 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.52%) Calypso
8 7 (1.52%) SimCorp
8 7 (1.52%) Tableau
9 4 (0.87%) IBM
10 3 (0.65%) Citrix
10 3 (0.65%) OpenLink
10 3 (0.65%) Temenos
10 3 (0.65%) Xerox
11 2 (0.43%) Apple
11 2 (0.43%) Cadence
11 2 (0.43%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.43%) Pega
11 2 (0.43%) VMware