Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 329 388
Rank change year-on-year +28 +59 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 21 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 13
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £59,750 £61,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £83,075 £92,500 £89,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +18.52% -6.90% +11.54%

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 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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 13 (61.90%) Business Analysis
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Equities
6 5 (23.81%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) IFRS
7 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) International Banking
7 4 (19.05%) MiFID
7 4 (19.05%) JIRA
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Front Office
7 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) User Experience
9 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
9 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
9 2 (9.52%) IIBA
9 2 (9.52%) CBAP
9 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (4.76%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 1 (4.76%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) BlueKai
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Front Office
3 4 (19.05%) International Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Equities
2 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (9.52%) Derivative
4 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 2 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (9.52%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Business Analysis
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) BPMN
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CBAP
1 2 (9.52%) IIBA
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) IFRS
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) MiFID
3 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (9.52%) PMO
4 1 (4.76%) GDPR
4 1 (4.76%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter