The median annual salary for a Financial Business Analyst was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Financial
London / City of London
Rank 209 254 301
Rank change year-on-year +45 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 10 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 11
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £43,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -21.73% +21.05%  

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 4808 6716 9658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.97% 95.56% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 6000 8224
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Business Analyst in the City of London

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Business Analysis
3 10 (62.50%) QA
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) MiFID
4 9 (56.25%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) Fintech
5 8 (50.00%) Reference Data
5 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (50.00%) Workflow
5 8 (50.00%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) Fixed Income
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) User Stories
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (12.50%) Legal
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Degree

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 8 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (50.00%) Fintech
1 8 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 8 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Analysis
2 9 (56.25%) SDLC
3 8 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
2 9 (56.25%) MiFID
3 1 (6.25%) EMIR