Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 509 526 521
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 899 873 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 621 735 884
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,137 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +0.25% +3.77%
10th Percentile £45,250 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,137 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +0.25% +4.76%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
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% -

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in England

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in England

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in England

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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 +85 559 £67,500 +8.00% 23
North of England +56 158 £50,250 +3.61% 13
North West +27 92 £50,000 - 6
Yorkshire +34 64 £52,500 +16.67% 6
South East -35 64 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Midlands +1 52 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England -61 37 £55,000 - 5
South West -16 30 £52,500 -2.78% 2
West Midlands +1 29 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Midlands +23 23 £47,500 -7.32% 1
North East - 2 £45,000 - 1
South Coast - 1 £83,500 -
Senior Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 465 (51.72%) Business Analysis
2 441 (49.05%) Finance
3 365 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
4 265 (29.48%) Banking
5 252 (28.03%) Analytical Skills
6 226 (25.14%) SDLC
7 213 (23.69%) Project Management
8 204 (22.69%) Investment Banking
9 195 (21.69%) Asset Management
9 195 (21.69%) Wealth Management
10 175 (19.47%) Retail Banking
11 147 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 133 (14.79%) Degree
13 121 (13.46%) SQL
14 119 (13.24%) User Stories
15 92 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
16 91 (10.12%) Scrum
17 88 (9.79%) Waterfall
18 83 (9.23%) CRM
19 79 (8.79%) Use Case
20 78 (8.68%) QA
20 78 (8.68%) Retail
20 78 (8.68%) E-Commerce
21 77 (8.57%) Marketing
21 77 (8.57%) JIRA
22 72 (8.01%) Microsoft
23 69 (7.68%) Management Information System
24 68 (7.56%) Translating Business Requirements
25 67 (7.45%) Mentoring
26 62 (6.90%) Process Improvement

Senior 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 26 (2.89%) Confluence
2 13 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.00%) CMS
4 3 (0.33%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (5.01%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (5.01%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.56%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.89%) SAP MII
5 8 (0.89%) SAP PP
5 8 (0.89%) SAP PP-PI
6 7 (0.78%) BigMachines
7 6 (0.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 6 (0.67%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.56%) Sonata
9 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.44%) SAP LE
9 4 (0.44%) SAP SRM
9 4 (0.44%) Unica
9 4 (0.44%) VisionPLUS
10 3 (0.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.89%) SaaS
2 7 (0.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 7 (0.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 5 (0.56%) Office 365
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.33%) Trello
6 2 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.22%) FTP
2 5 (0.56%) Internet
3 4 (0.44%) CHAP
4 1 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.11%) Big Data
3 13 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.56%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.44%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.44%) Power BI
10 2 (0.22%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.11%) Looker
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 77 (8.57%) JIRA
2 5 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.22%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.22%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 441 (49.05%) Finance
2 265 (29.48%) Banking
3 204 (22.69%) Investment Banking
4 175 (19.47%) Retail Banking
5 78 (8.68%) Retail
6 77 (8.57%) Marketing
7 54 (6.01%) Legal
8 27 (3.00%) Back Office
8 27 (3.00%) Publishing
9 24 (2.67%) Front Office
10 22 (2.45%) Manufacturing
11 20 (2.22%) Advertising
12 9 (1.00%) Law
13 6 (0.67%) Billing
14 5 (0.56%) Automotive
14 5 (0.56%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.44%) Games
15 4 (0.44%) International Banking
16 3 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.11%) .NET
2 15 (1.67%) XML
3 13 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 8 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.78%) WinForms
6 6 (0.67%) SAP XI
7 5 (0.56%) COM
7 5 (0.56%) REST
8 4 (0.44%) EDI
8 4 (0.44%) Middleware
8 4 (0.44%) Velocity
9 3 (0.33%) IDoc
9 3 (0.33%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (0.33%) SOAP
9 3 (0.33%) Web Services
10 2 (0.22%) ADO
10 2 (0.22%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.22%) JSON
10 2 (0.22%) RAML
10 2 (0.22%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 252 (28.03%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (7.68%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.78%) Fintech
4 37 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.12%) Credit Risk
4 37 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 36 (4.00%) Derivative
6 29 (3.23%) Equities
6 29 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
7 26 (2.89%) User Experience
8 21 (2.34%) PMI
9 16 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.33%) DTCC
13 11 (1.22%) Reinsurance
14 8 (0.89%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.89%) EPoS
15 7 (0.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.56%) Windows
2 4 (0.44%) Android
3 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (51.72%) Business Analysis
2 365 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (25.14%) SDLC
4 213 (23.69%) Project Management
5 195 (21.69%) Asset Management
5 195 (21.69%) Wealth Management
6 147 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 119 (13.24%) User Stories
8 92 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 91 (10.12%) Scrum
10 88 (9.79%) Waterfall
11 83 (9.23%) CRM
12 79 (8.79%) Use Case
13 78 (8.68%) E-Commerce
14 68 (7.56%) Translating Business Requirements
15 67 (7.45%) Mentoring
16 62 (6.90%) Process Improvement
17 61 (6.79%) Systems Analysis
18 54 (6.01%) Acceptance Criteria
18 54 (6.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 121 (13.46%) SQL
2 11 (1.22%) C#
2 11 (1.22%) PL/SQL
3 10 (1.11%) C
4 5 (0.56%) Java
5 2 (0.22%) ABAP
5 2 (0.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.22%) PHP
5 2 (0.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.22%) Python
5 2 (0.22%) Scala
6 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (14.79%) Degree
2 54 (6.01%) ISEB
3 21 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.89%) CBAP
5 11 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 7 (0.78%) IIBA
7 7 (0.78%) SAP Certification
8 6 (0.67%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.44%) PMP
10 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.11%) MBA
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.68%) QA
2 28 (3.11%) Basel III
3 16 (1.78%) PMO
4 9 (1.00%) GDPR
5 8 (0.89%) GAAP
5 8 (0.89%) MiFID
6 7 (0.78%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.44%) SEPA
8 4 (0.44%) SLA
9 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.33%) GMP
10 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.22%) PSD2
11 1 (0.11%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.56%) SAP
3 50 (5.56%) Oracle
4 40 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (1.67%) Murex
6 12 (1.33%) Tableau
6 12 (1.33%) Trayport
6 12 (1.33%) Xceptor
7 11 (1.22%) Siebel
8 9 (1.00%) Informatica
9 8 (0.89%) JD Edwards
10 7 (0.78%) Apttus
10 7 (0.78%) Marketo
11 5 (0.56%) Avaloq
11 5 (0.56%) FNZ
11 5 (0.56%) hybris
11 5 (0.56%) Sybase
12 4 (0.44%) Fidessa
12 4 (0.44%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.33%) Adobe