Period
to 18 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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

Senior Business Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 226 213 274
Rank change year-on-year -13 +61 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 28 3 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.071% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.076% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 32
10th Percentile £65,375 £61,100 £62,750
25th Percentile £70,000 £62,750 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £66,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.97% +3.57%
75th Percentile £86,000 £66,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £87,925 - £91,750
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £66,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.97% +3.57%

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 5,803 3,956 8,699
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 93.28% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,139 3,464 7,626
10th Percentile £41,850 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Business Analysis
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Social Skills
4 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (32.14%) Workshop Facilitation
5 9 (32.14%) Reinsurance
6 8 (28.57%) User Stories
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) Advertising
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
9 5 (17.86%) Requirements Gathering
10 4 (14.29%) Technical Debt
10 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Validation
10 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
11 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
11 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.71%) ISEB

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Azure
General
1 12 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Advertising
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (32.14%) Reinsurance
3 4 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Housing Association
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Business Analysis
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Workshop Facilitation
4 8 (28.57%) User Stories
5 7 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
7 5 (17.86%) Requirements Gathering
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) Technical Debt
8 4 (14.29%) Validation
9 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (7.14%) Insurtech
10 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) MiFID
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) NEC
1 1 (3.57%) Northgate