Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Services Business Analyst was £49,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Services
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 338 395
Rank change year-on-year +22 +57 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 14 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 26
City of London median annual salary £49,750 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.08% +2.13% +2.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £53,125 £45,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -8.70%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9643 11276 16563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.38% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8738 10274 14384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,675 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Financial Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Financial Services Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in the City of London

Financial Services Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Services Business Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
3 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) Data Management
5 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) Traceability Matrix
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) French Language
7 2 (14.29%) German Language
7 2 (14.29%) Hungarian Language
7 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
7 2 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (14.29%) Polish Language
7 2 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
7 2 (14.29%) Swedish Language
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel

Financial Services 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Hungarian Language
2 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (14.29%) Polish Language
2 2 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 2 (14.29%) Swedish Language
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 7 (50.00%) Data Management
4 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (50.00%) Traceability Matrix
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.14%) BPMN
7 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.14%) Data Flow Diagram
7 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Planview