Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 251 288
Rank change year-on-year -55 +37 +73
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 47 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.76% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.79% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 90
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - -11.54%
10th Percentile £42,500 £24,200 £42,475
90th Percentile £92,500 £70,400 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% -8.00%

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 10,514 9,691 12,360
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.23% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,351 8,764 11,294
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 27 (57.45%) Business Analysis
2 21 (44.68%) Finance
3 17 (36.17%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.28%) Banking
6 9 (19.15%) Front Office
7 8 (17.02%) Validation
7 8 (17.02%) Process Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Target Operating Model
8 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
8 7 (14.89%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Derivative
9 6 (12.77%) CFA
9 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
10 5 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
11 4 (8.51%) CRM
11 4 (8.51%) Retail
11 4 (8.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.51%) Degree
11 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.51%) Fintech
12 3 (6.38%) Business Process Modelling
12 3 (6.38%) Wireframes
12 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.38%) Electronic Trading

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 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adaptiv
1 1 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Front Office
4 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.51%) Retail
6 2 (4.26%) Law
6 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 2 (4.26%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) FpML
2 1 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
1 7 (14.89%) Derivative
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Fintech
2 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
2 4 (8.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 3 (6.38%) Equities
4 2 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.13%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Business Analysis
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (17.02%) Process Improvement
3 8 (17.02%) Validation
4 7 (14.89%) Business Process Improvement
4 7 (14.89%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 4 (8.51%) CRM
8 3 (6.38%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.38%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
9 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.26%) Multichannel Retail
9 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CFA
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.13%) Casewise
2 1 (2.13%) Murex
2 1 (2.13%) SunGard