Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 88 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 212 130 345
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.48% 3.26% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 3.44% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 175 113 302
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,375 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -7.69%
75th Percentile £83,125 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,250 £80,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.00%

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 5,702 3,776 9,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.72% 94.78% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,098 3,317 8,168
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,988
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £103,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.36%

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 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 120 (56.60%) Finance
2 105 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (28.77%) Project Management
3 61 (28.77%) Social Skills
4 54 (25.47%) Requirements Gathering
5 53 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (21.23%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (19.34%) Microsoft
8 40 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (17.92%) Power Platform
10 37 (17.45%) User Stories
11 36 (16.98%) SQL
12 34 (16.04%) Power BI
13 32 (15.09%) Analytics
14 30 (14.15%) DevOps
15 29 (13.68%) Banking
16 28 (13.21%) Azure
17 26 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (11.79%) Tableau
19 24 (11.32%) Data Management
19 24 (11.32%) Scrum
19 24 (11.32%) Python
20 23 (10.85%) C#
20 23 (10.85%) Degree
21 20 (9.43%) Process Improvement
21 20 (9.43%) Validation
21 20 (9.43%) Acceptance Criteria
22 19 (8.96%) Product Backlog
22 19 (8.96%) Insurtech
22 19 (8.96%) Business Case

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 7 (3.30%) Confluence
2 6 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.92%) Power Platform
2 28 (13.21%) Azure
3 14 (6.60%) AWS
4 12 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (5.66%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (2.36%) PowerApps
5 5 (2.36%) Workato
6 4 (1.89%) SaaS
6 4 (1.89%) Serverless
7 3 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.94%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.47%) Asana
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Storage
9 1 (0.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.47%) Slack
9 1 (0.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) Intranet
2 3 (1.42%) SMS
3 2 (0.94%) LAN
3 2 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.04%) Power BI
2 25 (11.79%) Tableau
3 19 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 16 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.60%) QlikView
5 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2017
6 8 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.30%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.42%) DB2
9 3 (1.42%) Looker
9 3 (1.42%) MS Access
9 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.19%) JIRA
2 4 (1.89%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.47%) ER Studio
3 1 (0.47%) ERwin
3 1 (0.47%) GDB
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) Sourcetree
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 120 (56.60%) Finance
2 61 (28.77%) Social Skills
3 53 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (13.68%) Banking
5 14 (6.60%) Organisational Skills
6 13 (6.13%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (5.66%) Marketing
8 10 (4.72%) Advertising
9 6 (2.83%) Financial Institution
10 5 (2.36%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (1.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (1.89%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.89%) Retail
12 3 (1.42%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.94%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.47%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.47%) Law
14 1 (0.47%) Legal
14 1 (0.47%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 118 (55.66%) Analyst
2 88 (41.51%) Business Analyst
3 24 (11.32%) Developer
4 22 (10.38%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (9.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 19 (8.96%) Project Manager
6 19 (8.96%) Senior Business Analyst
7 16 (7.55%) Product Owner
8 13 (6.13%) Banking Project Manager
8 13 (6.13%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Banking Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Business Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Data Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Data Business Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (5.66%) IT Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Tableau Developer
10 10 (4.72%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.83%) Velocity
2 5 (2.36%) .NET
2 5 (2.36%) EDI
2 5 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (1.42%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.42%) Node.js
3 3 (1.42%) React
3 3 (1.42%) XML
4 2 (0.94%) RESTful
4 2 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (6.60%) User Experience
3 8 (3.77%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (3.77%) Reinsurance
4 7 (3.30%) Robotics
5 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.42%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.42%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.42%) iSeries
7 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.94%) PMI
9 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.47%) Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.94%) Linux
1 2 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.77%) Project Management
3 54 (25.47%) Requirements Gathering
4 45 (21.23%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (17.45%) User Stories
7 32 (15.09%) Analytics
8 30 (14.15%) DevOps
9 26 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (11.32%) Data Management
10 24 (11.32%) Scrum
11 20 (9.43%) Acceptance Criteria
11 20 (9.43%) Process Improvement
11 20 (9.43%) Validation
12 19 (8.96%) Business Case
12 19 (8.96%) Data Modelling
12 19 (8.96%) Insurtech
12 19 (8.96%) Product Backlog
12 19 (8.96%) Software Engineering
13 17 (8.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.98%) SQL
2 24 (11.32%) Python
3 23 (10.85%) C#
4 4 (1.89%) C
4 4 (1.89%) C++
4 4 (1.89%) R
5 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.47%) Scala
5 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (10.85%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) CBAP
2 4 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.42%) ISEB
3 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) CISSP
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) QA
2 11 (5.19%) Data Quality
3 8 (3.77%) MiFID
4 5 (2.36%) PMO
5 3 (1.42%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.47%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.66%) Cisco
2 12 (5.66%) Fortinet
2 12 (5.66%) SolarWinds
3 10 (4.72%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.36%) SAP
4 5 (2.36%) UiPath
5 4 (1.89%) Alteryx
5 4 (1.89%) Oracle
5 4 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.42%) Automation Anywhere
6 3 (1.42%) Blue Prism
6 3 (1.42%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.42%) Kofax
6 3 (1.42%) Pega
7 1 (0.47%) Actuate
7 1 (0.47%) Databricks
7 1 (0.47%) Netezza
7 1 (0.47%) Teradata
7 1 (0.47%) Workday