Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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

IT Business Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 295 280
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +95
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 38 48 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.49% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 101
City of London median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,175 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £74,250 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 10,284 9,786 12,955
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.15% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9,124 8,869 11,693
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

IT 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 IT Business Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in the City of London

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT Business Analyst job roles required the following IT 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 featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (81.58%) Business Analysis
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) SDLC
5 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.05%) Front Office
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
7 7 (18.42%) CFA
7 7 (18.42%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) Derivative
8 6 (15.79%) Project Management
9 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.16%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 5 (13.16%) JIRA
10 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) CRM
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
11 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) Validation
11 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement

IT 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 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (2.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Front Office
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Law
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Private Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
3 6 (15.79%) Derivative
4 4 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) PMI
6 1 (2.63%) Equities
6 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.63%) Exotic Derivative
6 1 (2.63%) Fintech
6 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Business Analysis
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) SDLC
4 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.53%) User Stories
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
8 3 (7.89%) Use Case
8 3 (7.89%) Validation
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CFA
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) IIBA
3 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Casewise
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) OpenText
2 1 (2.63%) Pega
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com