The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Lead Business Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 257 312
Rank change year-on-year +43 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 18 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.18% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 9
Median salary £60,000 £76,250 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.31% +42.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £49,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £94,000 £90,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -17.39%  

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 4912 6830 9955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.81% 95.66% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 6105 8479
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
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%  

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in the City of London

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
3 12 (41.38%) User Stories
4 10 (34.48%) Change Management
5 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (27.59%) ISEB
5 8 (27.59%) Retail
5 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (24.14%) Marketing
7 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
8 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (17.24%) System Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) QA
9 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Legal
9 4 (13.79%) ATDD
10 3 (10.34%) Case Management
10 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
10 3 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement

Lead 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 7 (24.14%) Marketing
4 4 (13.79%) Legal
5 3 (10.34%) Law
6 1 (3.45%) Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Front Office
6 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Equities
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
2 12 (41.38%) User Stories
3 10 (34.48%) Change Management
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) System Testing
6 4 (13.79%) ATDD
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) MiFID
3 1 (3.45%) EMIR
3 1 (3.45%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
1 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Pega
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
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