Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 273 345
Rank change year-on-year +25 +72 +76
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 73 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.67% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 58
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,425 £81,250 £84,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year - +1.69% +2.61%

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 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017, IT 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 IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (60.27%) Business Analysis
2 41 (56.16%) Finance
3 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (28.77%) Banking
4 21 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (27.40%) Degree
6 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (20.55%) QA
7 15 (20.55%) Project Management
8 12 (16.44%) SDLC
9 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.07%) SQL
10 10 (13.70%) Workflow
10 10 (13.70%) Investment Banking
10 10 (13.70%) Retail
10 10 (13.70%) Scrum
11 9 (12.33%) Equities
12 8 (10.96%) Fixed Income
12 8 (10.96%) Legal
12 8 (10.96%) Advertising
13 7 (9.59%) JIRA
13 7 (9.59%) Intranet
13 7 (9.59%) Extranet
13 7 (9.59%) CMS
13 7 (9.59%) Kanban
13 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
14 6 (8.22%) BPMN
14 6 (8.22%) Requirements Engineering
14 6 (8.22%) Waterfall
14 6 (8.22%) Business Process Modelling

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 7 (9.59%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Lucidchart
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Extranet
1 7 (9.59%) Intranet
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) MS Access
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) JIRA
General
1 41 (56.16%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) Banking
3 10 (13.70%) Investment Banking
3 10 (13.70%) Retail
4 8 (10.96%) Advertising
4 8 (10.96%) Legal
5 6 (8.22%) Back Office
6 5 (6.85%) International Banking
7 4 (5.48%) Front Office
7 4 (5.48%) Law
8 3 (4.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.33%) Equities
3 8 (10.96%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) Derivative
5 3 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.11%) PMI
6 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Fintech
7 1 (1.37%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) Business Analysis
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (20.55%) Project Management
5 12 (16.44%) SDLC
6 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (13.70%) Scrum
7 10 (13.70%) Workflow
8 7 (9.59%) Kanban
8 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
9 6 (8.22%) BPMN
9 6 (8.22%) Business Process Modelling
9 6 (8.22%) CRM
9 6 (8.22%) Process Management
9 6 (8.22%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (8.22%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Service Management
10 5 (6.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) C
3 2 (2.74%) VBA
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.37%) R
4 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) ISEB
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CFA
4 1 (1.37%) IIBA
4 1 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) MiFID
2 2 (2.74%) PMO
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (1.37%) IFRS
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.37%) Microgen
4 1 (1.37%) OpenText
4 1 (1.37%) Pega
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Sybase