Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2,345 3,180 2,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.52% 4.28% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 4.59% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,816 2,034 2,223
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 61,240 69,295 68,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.02% 93.31% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49,534 53,968 58,492
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in London.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in London

Business Analysis
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Central London +8 535 £62,500 +4.17% 50
West London +11 86 £55,000 +22.22% 16
South London -16 62 £60,000 +23.84% 7
East London +10 24 £50,000 -4.76% 8
North London +9 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1,044 (44.52%) Finance
2 953 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
3 700 (29.85%) Project Management
4 570 (24.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 446 (19.02%) SQL
6 440 (18.76%) Degree
7 425 (18.12%) Problem-Solving
8 404 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
9 374 (15.95%) User Stories
10 341 (14.54%) Banking
11 301 (12.84%) Scrum
12 298 (12.71%) SDLC
13 293 (12.49%) Microsoft
14 276 (11.77%) Change Management
15 229 (9.77%) Waterfall
16 218 (9.30%) Asset Management
17 212 (9.04%) Front Office
18 203 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
19 202 (8.61%) QA
20 201 (8.57%) .NET
21 200 (8.53%) SQL Server
22 198 (8.44%) C#
23 193 (8.23%) CRM
24 192 (8.19%) Workshop Facilitation
25 191 (8.14%) Retail
26 185 (7.89%) PRINCE2
27 182 (7.76%) Investment Management
28 158 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
29 149 (6.35%) Workflow
30 146 (6.23%) Data Analysis

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 96 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 54 (2.30%) Confluence
3 33 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 25 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (0.64%) CMS
6 13 (0.55%) SAS
7 9 (0.38%) Apache Spark
7 9 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.30%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.21%) IIS
11 4 (0.17%) Apache
11 4 (0.17%) Appian
11 4 (0.17%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.13%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.085%) WebSphere
Applications
1 158 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
3 126 (5.37%) MS Visio
4 84 (3.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 66 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
6 28 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 28 (1.19%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 86 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (2.90%) thinkFolio
3 66 (2.81%) Markit EDM
4 52 (2.22%) Front Arena
5 26 (1.11%) Magento
6 23 (0.98%) Scribe Insight
7 21 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (0.55%) Temenos T24
9 9 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
10 8 (0.34%) FastStats
10 8 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (0.34%) SAP HCM
10 8 (0.34%) SAP HR
11 7 (0.30%) NetSuite
11 7 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (0.30%) Sonata
12 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
12 6 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (2.86%) SaaS
3 52 (2.22%) Office 365
4 45 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
7 13 (0.55%) PaaS
8 12 (0.51%) BPaaS
9 10 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 9 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 7 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
13 6 (0.26%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.21%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.21%) G Suite
15 4 (0.17%) OneDrive
16 3 (0.13%) Amazon Alexa
16 3 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.11%) Firewall
1 26 (1.11%) Internet
2 25 (1.07%) DNS
3 11 (0.47%) WAN
4 8 (0.34%) Intranet
5 5 (0.21%) DHCP
5 5 (0.21%) LAN
6 3 (0.13%) FIX Connectivity
6 3 (0.13%) VLAN
7 2 (0.085%) SMS
7 2 (0.085%) VPN
7 2 (0.085%) Wireless
8 1 (0.043%) ATM
8 1 (0.043%) FTP
8 1 (0.043%) HTTP
8 1 (0.043%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.043%) SAN
8 1 (0.043%) SSL
8 1 (0.043%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.043%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 99 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
3 86 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (2.81%) Big Data
5 62 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 49 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 47 (2.00%) Power BI
9 44 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
11 25 (1.07%) Blockchain
12 21 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (0.81%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (0.51%) QlikView
16 10 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (0.43%) NoSQL
16 10 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (0.34%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 96 (4.09%) JIRA
2 32 (1.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 30 (1.28%) Axure RP
4 28 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (0.98%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.68%) Selenium
7 13 (0.55%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.43%) HP UFT
8 10 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.34%) RequisitePro
11 7 (0.30%) FrontPage
11 7 (0.30%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.26%) Maven
12 6 (0.26%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (0.21%) Mocha
13 5 (0.21%) Moq
13 5 (0.21%) NUnit
13 5 (0.21%) webpack
General
1 1,044 (44.52%) Finance
2 341 (14.54%) Banking
3 212 (9.04%) Front Office
4 191 (8.14%) Retail
5 145 (6.18%) Legal
5 145 (6.18%) Marketing
6 101 (4.31%) Investment Banking
7 94 (4.01%) Back Office
8 87 (3.71%) Law
9 73 (3.11%) Advertising
10 58 (2.47%) Games
11 48 (2.05%) Financial Institution
12 46 (1.96%) Telecoms
13 27 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
14 24 (1.02%) Retail Banking
15 17 (0.72%) French Language
16 14 (0.60%) Private Banking
17 13 (0.55%) Publishing
18 11 (0.47%) General Ledger
19 10 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,378 (58.76%) Analyst
2 1,242 (52.96%) Business Analyst
3 226 (9.64%) Consultant
4 204 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 193 (8.23%) Senior Business Analyst
6 177 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 136 (5.80%) IT Analyst
8 135 (5.76%) Business IT Analyst
9 132 (5.63%) IT Business Analyst
10 127 (5.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 113 (4.82%) Developer
12 104 (4.43%) Architect
13 97 (4.14%) Lead Business Analyst
14 86 (3.67%) Agile Business Analyst
15 71 (3.03%) Business Manager
15 71 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
16 69 (2.94%) Banking Analyst
16 69 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
17 59 (2.52%) Finance Business Analyst
18 54 (2.30%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (8.57%) .NET
2 111 (4.73%) HTML
3 70 (2.99%) REST
4 67 (2.86%) XML
5 66 (2.81%) Web Services
6 45 (1.92%) CSS
7 39 (1.66%) AngularJS
7 39 (1.66%) Redux
8 37 (1.58%) WPF
9 36 (1.54%) LINQ
10 33 (1.41%) HTML5
11 32 (1.36%) React
12 30 (1.28%) Entity Framework
12 30 (1.28%) WCF
13 25 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (0.98%) .NET Framework
14 23 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
14 23 (0.98%) jQuery
15 22 (0.94%) ASP.NET
15 22 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 404 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (6.01%) Derivative
3 139 (5.93%) Fintech
4 136 (5.80%) Fixed Income
5 126 (5.37%) User Experience
6 108 (4.61%) Equities
7 104 (4.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 104 (4.43%) Management Information System
8 78 (3.33%) Hedge funds
9 75 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
10 74 (3.16%) Reinsurance
11 49 (2.09%) Virtual Team
12 38 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (1.15%) SWIFT
13 27 (1.15%) Tandem
14 24 (1.02%) FMCG
15 21 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
15 21 (0.90%) Credit Risk
15 21 (0.90%) Data Centre
15 21 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (2.43%) Windows
2 42 (1.79%) Unix
3 24 (1.02%) Linux
4 22 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 19 (0.81%) Mac OS
5 19 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (0.77%) Android
6 18 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.043%) Solaris
8 1 (0.043%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 953 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (29.85%) Project Management
3 570 (24.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 425 (18.12%) Problem-Solving
5 374 (15.95%) User Stories
6 301 (12.84%) Scrum
7 298 (12.71%) SDLC
8 276 (11.77%) Change Management
9 229 (9.77%) Waterfall
10 218 (9.30%) Asset Management
11 203 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 193 (8.23%) CRM
13 192 (8.19%) Workshop Facilitation
14 185 (7.89%) PRINCE2
15 182 (7.76%) Investment Management
16 149 (6.35%) Workflow
17 146 (6.23%) Data Analysis
18 141 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
19 138 (5.88%) Coaching
20 136 (5.80%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 446 (19.02%) SQL
2 198 (8.44%) C#
3 117 (4.99%) Java
4 100 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 68 (2.90%) C
6 50 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 41 (1.75%) Python
8 32 (1.36%) Perl
9 31 (1.32%) VBA
10 20 (0.85%) C++
11 16 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 12 (0.51%) R
13 11 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.47%) Scala
13 11 (0.47%) VB
14 10 (0.43%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.26%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.26%) XPath
16 5 (0.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 440 (18.76%) Degree
2 134 (5.71%) ISEB
3 52 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 50 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 38 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
6 37 (1.58%) IIBA
7 34 (1.45%) CBAP
7 34 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (1.45%) PMP
8 30 (1.28%) SC Cleared
9 29 (1.24%) DV Cleared
10 26 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (0.60%) MAPM
11 14 (0.60%) MBA
12 13 (0.55%) CFA
13 12 (0.51%) SAFe Agilist
14 10 (0.43%) APMG
14 10 (0.43%) Master's Degree
14 10 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (8.61%) QA
2 97 (4.14%) PMO
3 41 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.58%) GDPR
5 26 (1.11%) SEPA
6 25 (1.07%) Solvency II
7 21 (0.90%) COBIT
8 19 (0.81%) MiFID
9 18 (0.77%) SLA
10 16 (0.68%) ISO 20022
11 12 (0.51%) EMIR
12 7 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (0.26%) Basel III
13 6 (0.26%) FATCA
13 6 (0.26%) PSD2
14 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
15 3 (0.13%) IFRS
16 2 (0.085%) Cyber Essentials
16 2 (0.085%) IFRS 9
16 2 (0.085%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 37 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.30%) Docker
3 5 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.043%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.043%) KVM
4 1 (0.043%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (0.43%) Automic
2 10 (0.43%) Dollar Universe
2 10 (0.43%) HP ALM
3 5 (0.21%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.043%) Ansible
4 1 (0.043%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.043%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.043%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.043%) Puppet
4 1 (0.043%) SCCM
4 1 (0.043%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.043%) Terraform
Vendors
1 293 (12.49%) Microsoft
2 106 (4.52%) Oracle
3 102 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 71 (3.03%) Charles River
5 65 (2.77%) Calypso
6 63 (2.69%) SAP
7 60 (2.56%) SimCorp
8 40 (1.71%) ServiceNow
9 38 (1.62%) Tableau
10 35 (1.49%) Adobe
11 28 (1.19%) Cadence
12 26 (1.11%) Demandware
13 25 (1.07%) Google
14 20 (0.85%) IBM
14 20 (0.85%) Sitecore
15 19 (0.81%) hybris
16 16 (0.68%) Blue Prism
16 16 (0.68%) Capita
17 15 (0.64%) Bloomberg
18 14 (0.60%) UiPath