Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst - Financial
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1023 962 857
Rank change year-on-year -61 -105 +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 149 228 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.088% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 125 217 413
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.49% -3.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Financial Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Business Analyst in England

Financial Business Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 78 £65,000 +9.70% 8
North of England +12 27 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +38 20 £50,000 +29.03%
South East +2 17 £51,250 -6.82%
South West +8 16 £60,000 +38.73% 1
Midlands +34 8 £42,500 +2.41%
West Midlands +6 7 £42,500 +2.41%
North West -20 6 £43,750 +19.86%
East of England -15 3 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Financial Business Analyst
UK

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Financial 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 England region featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 149 (100.00%) Finance
2 58 (38.93%) Business Analysis
3 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (24.83%) Banking
5 36 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (19.46%) Change Management
6 29 (19.46%) Project Management
7 26 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (16.78%) SQL
9 21 (14.09%) SDLC
10 20 (13.42%) User Stories
11 18 (12.08%) Marketing
11 18 (12.08%) ISEB
12 17 (11.41%) Data Analysis
13 16 (10.74%) Use Case
14 15 (10.07%) Fintech
15 14 (9.40%) UML
15 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
16 13 (8.72%) Degree
16 13 (8.72%) XML
16 13 (8.72%) Scrum
17 12 (8.05%) Wealth Management
18 11 (7.38%) Systems Analysis
18 11 (7.38%) FTP
18 11 (7.38%) Strategic Thinking
19 10 (6.71%) MS Visio
19 10 (6.71%) Data Management
19 10 (6.71%) Financial Institution
19 10 (6.71%) Risk Management
19 10 (6.71%) Project Planning

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (3.36%) CMS
2 3 (2.01%) Confluence
3 2 (1.34%) SAS
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.71%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.67%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) HFM
4 1 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) FTP
2 2 (1.34%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.67%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (4.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.67%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.67%) YouTrack
General
1 149 (100.00%) Finance
2 37 (24.83%) Banking
3 18 (12.08%) Marketing
4 10 (6.71%) Financial Institution
5 9 (6.04%) Back Office
6 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.01%) Front Office
7 3 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.01%) Legal
8 2 (1.34%) Electronics
8 2 (1.34%) French Language
8 2 (1.34%) German Language
8 2 (1.34%) Hungarian Language
8 2 (1.34%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.34%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (1.34%) Polish Language
8 2 (1.34%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.34%) Retail
8 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.72%) XML
2 7 (4.70%) REST
3 4 (2.68%) .NET
4 2 (1.34%) JSON
5 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.07%) Fintech
3 9 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.03%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.03%) User Experience
5 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.68%) Derivative
6 4 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.01%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.34%) Equities
8 2 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.67%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.01%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (38.93%) Business Analysis
2 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (19.46%) Change Management
4 29 (19.46%) Project Management
5 21 (14.09%) SDLC
6 20 (13.42%) User Stories
7 17 (11.41%) Data Analysis
8 16 (10.74%) Use Case
9 14 (9.40%) UML
9 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
10 13 (8.72%) Scrum
11 12 (8.05%) Wealth Management
12 11 (7.38%) Strategic Thinking
12 11 (7.38%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (6.71%) Data Management
13 10 (6.71%) Project Planning
13 10 (6.71%) Risk Management
13 10 (6.71%) Time Management
14 9 (6.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) SQL
2 2 (1.34%) VBA
3 1 (0.67%) C#
3 1 (0.67%) Java
3 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) ISEB
2 13 (8.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.67%) MOS
3 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) GDPR
1 2 (1.34%) PMO
2 1 (0.67%) GAAP
2 1 (0.67%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (4.03%) Oracle
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.01%) Hyperion
3 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.01%) SAP
4 2 (1.34%) Alteryx
4 2 (1.34%) Informatica
5 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix
5 1 (0.67%) HP
5 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.67%) Planview