Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 115 86 112
Rank change year-on-year -29 +26 -32
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 124 251 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.50% 3.33% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 3.54% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 230 238
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +12.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £98,500 £82,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +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 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 4,723 7,094 9,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.20% 94.22% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,207 6,212 8,388
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £49,953
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 58 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.45%) Finance
3 33 (26.61%) Analytics
3 33 (26.61%) Power Platform
4 31 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 31 (25.00%) Power BI
4 31 (25.00%) Banking
5 30 (24.19%) Project Management
6 29 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 24 (19.35%) Requirements Gathering
9 23 (18.55%) Data Analysis
10 22 (17.74%) Front Office
10 22 (17.74%) ETL
11 21 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (16.94%) SQL Server
12 20 (16.13%) Data Governance
13 18 (14.52%) Wealth Management
13 18 (14.52%) Decision-Making
14 17 (13.71%) Azure
14 17 (13.71%) CRM
15 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (12.90%) Data Management
15 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (12.10%) Translating Business Requirements
16 15 (12.10%) Private Banking
17 14 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (11.29%) Validation

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 3 (2.42%) Confluence
2 2 (1.61%) Mendix
3 1 (0.81%) Appian
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.26%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.81%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.81%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 33 (26.61%) Power Platform
2 17 (13.71%) Azure
3 12 (9.68%) Power Automate
4 11 (8.87%) PowerApps
5 10 (8.06%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (3.23%) AWS
6 4 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (3.23%) SaaS
7 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.81%) GCP
8 1 (0.81%) Google Workspace
8 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) WebEx
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) Power BI
2 21 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (16.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.06%) Data Lake
3 10 (8.06%) Data Mart
4 9 (7.26%) Big Data
5 8 (6.45%) Tableau
6 3 (2.42%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.81%) Looker
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.81%) Cypress.io
2 1 (0.81%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) JMeter
2 1 (0.81%) Postman
2 1 (0.81%) Protractor
2 1 (0.81%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 39 (31.45%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) Banking
2 31 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 22 (17.74%) Front Office
4 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (12.10%) Private Banking
6 7 (5.65%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (5.65%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (4.03%) Back Office
8 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.42%) International Banking
9 3 (2.42%) Legal
10 2 (1.61%) Billing
10 2 (1.61%) Marketing
11 1 (0.81%) Advertising
11 1 (0.81%) French Language
11 1 (0.81%) Games
11 1 (0.81%) German Language
11 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (54.03%) Analyst
2 51 (41.13%) Business Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Applications Manager
4 13 (10.48%) CRM Manager
5 12 (9.68%) Architect
5 12 (9.68%) Consultant
6 10 (8.06%) Azure Architect
6 10 (8.06%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.26%) Excel Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Power BI Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.65%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) SQL Data Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (4.84%) Product Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) FpML
1 3 (2.42%) HTML
2 2 (1.61%) CSS
2 2 (1.61%) CSS3
2 2 (1.61%) HTML5
2 2 (1.61%) REST
2 2 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) .NET Core
3 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.81%) Node.js
3 1 (0.81%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.68%) Reinsurance
3 7 (5.65%) User Experience
4 4 (3.23%) Derivative
4 4 (3.23%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.23%) Robotics
5 3 (2.42%) Blog
5 3 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.42%) Podcast
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
6 2 (1.61%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) Analytics
3 30 (24.19%) Project Management
4 29 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (19.35%) Requirements Gathering
6 23 (18.55%) Data Analysis
7 22 (17.74%) ETL
8 20 (16.13%) Data Governance
9 18 (14.52%) Decision-Making
9 18 (14.52%) Wealth Management
10 17 (13.71%) CRM
11 16 (12.90%) Data Management
11 16 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (12.10%) Translating Business Requirements
13 14 (11.29%) Scrum
13 14 (11.29%) Validation
14 13 (10.48%) Data Mapping
14 13 (10.48%) Migration
14 13 (10.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) SQL
2 5 (4.03%) Python
3 4 (3.23%) Java
3 4 (3.23%) R
4 3 (2.42%) C++
4 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.61%) ISEB
2 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.61%) PMP
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) EMIR
2 2 (1.61%) MiFID
2 2 (1.61%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.81%) Basel III
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.81%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Databricks
3 3 (2.42%) Kofax
3 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco
4 2 (1.61%) Fortinet
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle
4 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.81%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (0.81%) Avaloq
5 1 (0.81%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.81%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.81%) Charles River
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.81%) Pega
5 1 (0.81%) Sage
5 1 (0.81%) UiPath