Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Services Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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 Services
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1053 1024 971
Rank change year-on-year -29 -53 +98
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 110 183 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 93 175 316
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +4.76% -6.67% +25.00%

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 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Financial Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Services Business Analyst in England

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 -14 59 £65,000 +13.04% 6
North of England +32 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire +42 19 £50,000 +29.03% 2
South West +14 13 £60,000 +38.73% 1
South East +25 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West -21 3 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -19 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Midlands +29 1 £50,000 +20.48%
West Midlands +13 1 £50,000 +20.48%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Financial Services Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (35.45%) Business Analysis
3 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (29.09%) Banking
4 32 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (20.91%) Project Management
5 23 (20.91%) SQL
6 22 (20.00%) Change Management
6 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (15.45%) SDLC
7 17 (15.45%) ISEB
7 17 (15.45%) Marketing
8 15 (13.64%) Fintech
9 14 (12.73%) User Stories
10 13 (11.82%) XML
11 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
11 12 (10.91%) Wealth Management
12 11 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (10.00%) FTP
12 11 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
13 10 (9.09%) MS Visio
13 10 (9.09%) Data Management
13 10 (9.09%) Time Management
14 9 (8.18%) Risk Management
14 9 (8.18%) Scrum
15 8 (7.27%) Financial Institution
15 8 (7.27%) UML
15 8 (7.27%) Degree
15 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
16 7 (6.36%) Traceability Matrix

Financial Services 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 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (2.73%) Confluence
3 2 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.91%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.91%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.82%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.91%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 110 (100.00%) Finance
2 32 (29.09%) Banking
3 17 (15.45%) Marketing
4 8 (7.27%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.73%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Electronics
6 2 (1.82%) French Language
6 2 (1.82%) German Language
6 2 (1.82%) Hungarian Language
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Norwegian Language
6 2 (1.82%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.82%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.82%) Swedish Language
6 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) XML
2 4 (3.64%) REST
3 2 (1.82%) JSON
4 1 (0.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.64%) Fintech
3 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.55%) User Experience
4 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.73%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.82%) Equities
6 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.91%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) Business Analysis
2 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.91%) Project Management
5 22 (20.00%) Change Management
6 17 (15.45%) SDLC
7 14 (12.73%) User Stories
8 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
8 12 (10.91%) Wealth Management
9 11 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
9 11 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (9.09%) Data Management
10 10 (9.09%) Time Management
11 9 (8.18%) Risk Management
11 9 (8.18%) Scrum
12 8 (7.27%) UML
12 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.36%) Traceability Matrix
14 6 (5.45%) Business Transformation
14 6 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.91%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) VBA
3 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) ISEB
2 8 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) GDPR
1 2 (1.82%) PMO
2 1 (0.91%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.82%) Alteryx
2 2 (1.82%) Informatica
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle
2 2 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.91%) HP
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.91%) Planview