Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £60,000 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.

Lead Business Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 921 855
Rank change year-on-year +77 -66 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 321 289 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 218 368
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £84,125 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%

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% -

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in England

Lead 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 Lead 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 +95 183 £78,500 +12.14% 3
East of England +9 42 £60,000 -4.00% 2
North of England -2 41 £46,500 -3.13% 1
South East +49 36 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Yorkshire +18 32 £45,000 -5.26%
Midlands +23 12 £72,500 +49.48% 2
North West -30 9 £47,500 -7.32% 1
East Midlands +37 8 £72,500 +41.46% 1
South West +1 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands +1 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Lead Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 221 (68.85%) Business Analysis
2 190 (59.19%) Finance
3 165 (51.40%) SDLC
4 143 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
5 132 (41.12%) Banking
6 125 (38.94%) Project Management
7 116 (36.14%) Investment Banking
8 115 (35.83%) Asset Management
8 115 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (31.78%) Wealth Management
10 96 (29.91%) Retail Banking
11 71 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (20.25%) Software Delivery
13 59 (18.38%) Front Office
14 53 (16.51%) E-Commerce
15 51 (15.89%) Waterfall
15 51 (15.89%) Strategic Thinking
16 48 (14.95%) Retail
17 40 (12.46%) Line Management
18 35 (10.90%) SQL
19 33 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
20 32 (9.97%) Mentoring
20 32 (9.97%) User Stories
21 31 (9.66%) JIRA
22 27 (8.41%) PRINCE2
22 27 (8.41%) Equities
23 25 (7.79%) SharePoint
24 24 (7.48%) Fixed Income
24 24 (7.48%) Scrum
25 21 (6.54%) ISEB

Lead 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 25 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.49%) CMS
3 7 (2.18%) Confluence
4 3 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (5.92%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (4.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.62%) Unica
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.31%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.31%) HFM
3 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.12%) SaaS
2 9 (2.80%) Office 365
3 3 (0.93%) Trello
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) BlueKai
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.62%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.31%) Big Data
4 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.31%) DataStage
4 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.31%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.31%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (9.66%) JIRA
2 4 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.62%) ERwin
3 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.31%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 190 (59.19%) Finance
2 132 (41.12%) Banking
3 116 (36.14%) Investment Banking
4 96 (29.91%) Retail Banking
5 59 (18.38%) Front Office
6 48 (14.95%) Retail
7 17 (5.30%) Marketing
8 16 (4.98%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.56%) Games
9 5 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.25%) Back Office
10 4 (1.25%) International Banking
11 3 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.62%) Legal
12 2 (0.62%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.93%) Mason
2 1 (0.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 143 (44.55%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.41%) Equities
3 24 (7.48%) Fixed Income
4 17 (5.30%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.87%) User Experience
7 5 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.25%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.31%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.31%) Derivative
9 1 (0.31%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.31%) Fintech
9 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (68.85%) Business Analysis
2 165 (51.40%) SDLC
3 125 (38.94%) Project Management
4 115 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (35.83%) Asset Management
5 102 (31.78%) Wealth Management
6 71 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 65 (20.25%) Software Delivery
8 53 (16.51%) E-Commerce
9 51 (15.89%) Strategic Thinking
9 51 (15.89%) Waterfall
10 40 (12.46%) Line Management
11 33 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (9.97%) Mentoring
12 32 (9.97%) User Stories
13 27 (8.41%) PRINCE2
14 24 (7.48%) Scrum
15 20 (6.23%) Acceptance Criteria
16 18 (5.61%) CRM
16 18 (5.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.90%) SQL
2 5 (1.56%) C#
3 4 (1.25%) Apex Code
4 3 (0.93%) C
4 3 (0.93%) Java
5 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (6.54%) ISEB
2 13 (4.05%) Degree
3 3 (0.93%) CBAP
3 3 (0.93%) IIBA
4 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.67%) QA
2 10 (3.12%) PMO
3 8 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.49%) MiFID
4 5 (1.56%) IFRS
5 4 (1.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.93%) GDPR
7 2 (0.62%) EMIR
8 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.31%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 8 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (1.87%) Oracle
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.56%) SAP
4 4 (1.25%) Apple
4 4 (1.25%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.25%) hybris
5 3 (0.93%) Cognos
5 3 (0.93%) IBM
6 2 (0.62%) Adobe
6 2 (0.62%) Tableau
7 1 (0.31%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.31%) Facebook
7 1 (0.31%) IFS
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter