Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 78 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 407 408 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.98% 3.94% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.24% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 380 383 456
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,375 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £58,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.68% +3.48%

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 9,398 9,634 9,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.89% 93.03% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8,385 8,619 8,822
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,400
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 0 1 £52,500 -
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analysis
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 223 (54.79%) Finance
2 148 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (29.24%) Project Management
4 110 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (20.15%) SQL
6 72 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (15.23%) Degree
8 56 (13.76%) User Stories
9 55 (13.51%) SDLC
10 54 (13.27%) Microsoft
11 52 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
12 49 (12.04%) Investment Management
13 47 (11.55%) Scrum
14 46 (11.30%) Front Office
15 44 (10.81%) Banking
16 43 (10.57%) Asset Management
17 41 (10.07%) SQL Server
18 37 (9.09%) Change Management
19 35 (8.60%) Data Management
20 34 (8.35%) Workflow
21 32 (7.86%) MS Visio
22 31 (7.62%) Management Information System
22 31 (7.62%) Derivative
22 31 (7.62%) Reinsurance
23 30 (7.37%) Fixed Income
23 30 (7.37%) Advertising
24 29 (7.13%) Analytics
24 29 (7.13%) Workshop Facilitation
25 28 (6.88%) BPMN
25 28 (6.88%) QA

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 14 (3.44%) Confluence
1 14 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.95%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (7.86%) MS Visio
2 24 (5.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (3.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.19%) Markit EDM
3 12 (2.95%) Front Arena
3 12 (2.95%) thinkFolio
4 9 (2.21%) FastStats
5 7 (1.72%) Sonata
6 1 (0.25%) Actimize
6 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.98%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (0.74%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.25%) Force.com
4 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.25%) Slack
4 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) DNS
2 2 (0.49%) Firewall
2 2 (0.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.25%) ATM
3 1 (0.25%) LAN
3 1 (0.25%) WAN
3 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.44%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (3.19%) Power BI
7 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.46%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.72%) QlikView
11 7 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
12 6 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.23%) Big Data
13 5 (1.23%) Blockchain
13 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.98%) SAP HANA
14 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 20 (4.91%) JIRA
2 10 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.21%) Selenium
4 5 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.25%) Hudson
6 1 (0.25%) VersionOne
General
1 223 (54.79%) Finance
2 46 (11.30%) Front Office
3 44 (10.81%) Banking
4 30 (7.37%) Advertising
5 28 (6.88%) Retail
6 25 (6.14%) Marketing
7 22 (5.41%) Legal
8 16 (3.93%) Investment Banking
9 14 (3.44%) Back Office
10 11 (2.70%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.47%) French Language
12 5 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.74%) Law
14 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.25%) Games
15 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.25%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 257 (63.14%) Analyst
2 229 (56.27%) Business Analyst
3 63 (15.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 50 (12.29%) IT Business Analyst
5 49 (12.04%) Business IT Analyst
5 49 (12.04%) IT Analyst
6 31 (7.62%) Project Manager
7 30 (7.37%) Consultant
8 28 (6.88%) Senior Analyst
9 27 (6.63%) Senior Business Analyst
10 20 (4.91%) Agile Business Analyst
11 18 (4.42%) Financial Analyst
12 16 (3.93%) Systems Manager
13 15 (3.69%) Developer
13 15 (3.69%) Finance Business Analyst
14 13 (3.19%) Business Manager
14 13 (3.19%) Lead Business Analyst
14 13 (3.19%) Retail Business Analyst
15 12 (2.95%) Project Analyst
15 12 (2.95%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.88%) .NET
2 22 (5.41%) XML
3 9 (2.21%) XSD
4 7 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (1.72%) J2EE
5 5 (1.23%) FpML
5 5 (1.23%) Middleware
6 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.49%) CSS
6 2 (0.49%) FIXML
6 2 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) jQuery
6 2 (0.49%) RESTful
6 2 (0.49%) Swagger
7 1 (0.25%) COM
7 1 (0.25%) SOAP
7 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.62%) Derivative
2 31 (7.62%) Management Information System
2 31 (7.62%) Reinsurance
3 30 (7.37%) Fixed Income
4 21 (5.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (4.18%) Equities
6 16 (3.93%) Fintech
7 12 (2.95%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.97%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (0.98%) PMI
11 3 (0.74%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.74%) FMCG
11 3 (0.74%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.74%) User Experience
12 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.93%) Unix
2 8 (1.97%) Linux
3 4 (0.98%) Windows
4 2 (0.49%) Android
4 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (29.24%) Project Management
3 110 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (13.76%) User Stories
5 55 (13.51%) SDLC
6 52 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (12.04%) Investment Management
8 47 (11.55%) Scrum
9 43 (10.57%) Asset Management
10 37 (9.09%) Change Management
11 35 (8.60%) Data Management
12 34 (8.35%) Workflow
13 29 (7.13%) Analytics
13 29 (7.13%) Workshop Facilitation
14 28 (6.88%) BPMN
15 27 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (6.63%) CRM
15 27 (6.63%) ETL
16 25 (6.14%) Software Delivery
16 25 (6.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 82 (20.15%) SQL
2 22 (5.41%) Java
3 18 (4.42%) C
4 17 (4.18%) C#
5 12 (2.95%) Perl
6 11 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.97%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.72%) Python
9 5 (1.23%) R
9 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.98%) VB
10 4 (0.98%) VBA
11 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (15.23%) Degree
2 15 (3.69%) ISEB
3 10 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.21%) CFA
5 5 (1.23%) CBAP
5 5 (1.23%) MBA
5 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.74%) IIBA
6 3 (0.74%) PMP
6 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ACCA
8 1 (0.25%) CIMA
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.88%) QA
2 14 (3.44%) PMO
3 12 (2.95%) MiFID
4 10 (2.46%) EMIR
5 9 (2.21%) Solvency II
6 8 (1.97%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (1.97%) FATCA
6 8 (1.97%) SEPA
7 7 (1.72%) GDPR
7 7 (1.72%) ISO 20022
8 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) IFRS
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 54 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.16%) Oracle
3 17 (4.18%) SAP
4 15 (3.69%) Tableau
5 13 (3.19%) Charles River
5 13 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.95%) Calypso
6 12 (2.95%) SimCorp
7 7 (1.72%) Avaloq
7 7 (1.72%) FNZ
8 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.49%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.49%) Intapp
9 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.49%) Sun
9 2 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.25%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Murex