The median annual salary for a Financial Business Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst - Financial
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 254 286
Rank change year-on-year +27 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 8 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.063% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.065% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 29
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £63,250 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -22.72% +34.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in the City of London

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Financial Business Analyst in the City of London

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Business Analyst in the City of London

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Financial Business Analyst job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
4 8 (44.44%) QA
4 8 (44.44%) Fintech
5 7 (38.89%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (38.89%) MiFID
5 7 (38.89%) Workflow
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (33.33%) User Stories
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) Reference Data
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
7 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) Legal
10 2 (11.11%) Validation
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
11 1 (5.56%) JSON

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
4 1 (5.56%) German Language
4 1 (5.56%) Hungarian Language
4 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (5.56%) Norwegian Language
4 1 (5.56%) Polish Language
4 1 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (5.56%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fintech
1 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Reference Data
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Workflow
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.56%) DRM
8 1 (5.56%) Kanban
8 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.56%) System Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) R
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 7 (38.89%) MiFID
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Murex
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