The median annual salary for a IT Business Analyst was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Business Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 212 224 283
Rank change year-on-year +12 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 11 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 47 37
Median salary £51,250 £64,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.92% +16.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £48,400 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  

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 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
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 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 27 (58.70%) Business Analysis
2 21 (45.65%) Finance
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (36.96%) Banking
5 14 (30.43%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (23.91%) Waterfall
8 10 (21.74%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (19.57%) ISEB
9 9 (19.57%) Retail
10 8 (17.39%) Marketing
10 8 (17.39%) Project Management
10 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
10 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
10 8 (17.39%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (15.22%) MS Office
12 6 (13.04%) Degree
12 6 (13.04%) SWIFT
12 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
13 5 (10.87%) Credit Risk
13 5 (10.87%) Unix
13 5 (10.87%) Bloomberg
13 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
13 5 (10.87%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
14 4 (8.70%) Basel II
14 4 (8.70%) HP

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Confluence
1 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Banking
3 9 (19.57%) Retail
4 8 (17.39%) Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.52%) Front Office
7 1 (2.17%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) SWIFT
3 5 (10.87%) Credit Risk
4 4 (8.70%) Market Risk
5 3 (6.52%) Tandem
6 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) Equities
7 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.17%) NHS
7 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Business Analysis
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.91%) Waterfall
5 10 (21.74%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.39%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.87%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (8.70%) Monte Carlo Method
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
9 4 (8.70%) Time Management
10 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
10 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) ISEB
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Basel II
2 1 (2.17%) COREP
2 1 (2.17%) CRD IV
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) FINREP
2 1 (2.17%) IFRS
2 1 (2.17%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Bloomberg
2 4 (8.70%) Cognos
2 4 (8.70%) HP
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Reuters
3 1 (2.17%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.17%) iManage
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Salary: £60 - 80k plus bonus, plus bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
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GTA
Posted: 8 days ago