Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 84 74
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2,706 2,518 3,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.86% 3.54% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.91% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 2,132 2,728
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.98% +2.00% -

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 64,280 64,377 75,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.58% 90.52% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51,279 54,857 63,801
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -26 473 £58,750 +1.29% 69
West London +14 92 £46,250 -15.91% 19
South London -23 73 £48,450 -3.10% 4
East London +12 21 £52,500 -32.26% 6
North London -1 10 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1,429 (52.81%) Finance
2 901 (33.30%) Project Management
3 888 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
4 856 (31.63%) Banking
5 764 (28.23%) Analytical Skills
6 644 (23.80%) Asset Management
7 611 (22.58%) Investment Banking
8 572 (21.14%) SDLC
9 531 (19.62%) Wealth Management
10 521 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 500 (18.48%) Retail Banking
12 483 (17.85%) SQL
13 385 (14.23%) Degree
14 376 (13.90%) Microsoft
15 288 (10.64%) Front Office
16 266 (9.83%) Change Management
17 256 (9.46%) User Stories
18 244 (9.02%) Data Analysis
19 238 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
20 230 (8.50%) CRM
21 229 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
22 219 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
23 203 (7.50%) Scrum
24 202 (7.46%) QA
25 194 (7.17%) Analytics
26 193 (7.13%) SQL Server
27 182 (6.73%) Data Modelling
27 182 (6.73%) Data Management
28 181 (6.69%) Retail
29 176 (6.50%) Marketing

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
1 113 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 37 (1.37%) IIS
3 33 (1.22%) Confluence
4 26 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 22 (0.81%) CMS
6 21 (0.78%) Apache
7 15 (0.55%) OpenStack
8 14 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (0.48%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.33%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.22%) SAS
11 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.22%) WordPress
12 5 (0.18%) Documentum
12 5 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.074%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.074%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.074%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 229 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 175 (6.47%) MS Visio
3 143 (5.28%) Microsoft Office
4 86 (3.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 43 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
6 25 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 24 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.15%) InVision
8 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.074%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.074%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 82 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 32 (1.18%) Actimize
4 18 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 13 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
6 12 (0.44%) Scribe Insight
7 11 (0.41%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 11 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 11 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 11 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (0.41%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.22%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
10 5 (0.18%) MultiFonds
10 5 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
10 5 (0.18%) PORTIA
10 5 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 63 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (2.18%) SaaS
3 57 (2.11%) Office 365
4 38 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
6 16 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (0.52%) IaaS
7 14 (0.52%) PaaS
8 12 (0.44%) Serverless
9 11 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.37%) Force.com
10 10 (0.37%) GitHub
11 5 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.15%) Boomi
12 4 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
12 4 (0.15%) Lucidchart
12 4 (0.15%) Trello
13 3 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 2 (0.074%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.03%) Intranet
2 10 (0.37%) Extranet
2 10 (0.37%) Internet
3 8 (0.30%) LDAP
4 4 (0.15%) Firewall
4 4 (0.15%) HTTP
4 4 (0.15%) VPN
5 3 (0.11%) ATM
5 3 (0.11%) BGP
5 3 (0.11%) FIX Connectivity
5 3 (0.11%) ICMP
5 3 (0.11%) IGMP
5 3 (0.11%) Multicast
5 3 (0.11%) OSPF
5 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.074%) FTP
6 2 (0.074%) SMS
6 2 (0.074%) WAN
7 1 (0.037%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.037%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 108 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 107 (3.95%) Big Data
4 90 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 48 (1.77%) Power BI
8 39 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 32 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
10 27 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 25 (0.92%) Blockchain
13 24 (0.89%) QlikView
13 24 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 14 (0.52%) Data Lake
15 14 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (0.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 162 (5.99%) JIRA
2 46 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 34 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.07%) Axure RP
4 29 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 25 (0.92%) Cucumber
5 25 (0.92%) Subversion
6 24 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 22 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 19 (0.70%) JBehave
9 13 (0.48%) Maven
10 9 (0.33%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.33%) YouTrack
11 8 (0.30%) Selenium
12 7 (0.26%) gulp
13 6 (0.22%) Grunt
14 5 (0.18%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (0.18%) PhantomJS
General
1 1,429 (52.81%) Finance
2 856 (31.63%) Banking
3 611 (22.58%) Investment Banking
4 500 (18.48%) Retail Banking
5 288 (10.64%) Front Office
6 181 (6.69%) Retail
7 176 (6.50%) Marketing
8 156 (5.76%) Legal
9 124 (4.58%) Back Office
10 71 (2.62%) Advertising
11 63 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
12 58 (2.14%) Financial Institution
13 47 (1.74%) Games
13 47 (1.74%) Law
14 35 (1.29%) Private Banking
15 29 (1.07%) Publishing
16 27 (1.00%) Telecoms
17 23 (0.85%) German Language
18 22 (0.81%) Manufacturing
19 18 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,674 (61.86%) Analyst
2 1,589 (58.72%) Business Analyst
3 239 (8.83%) Senior Analyst
4 229 (8.46%) Senior Business Analyst
5 173 (6.39%) Project Manager
6 155 (5.73%) Financial Analyst
7 150 (5.54%) Consultant
8 148 (5.47%) Finance Business Analyst
9 145 (5.36%) IT Analyst
10 143 (5.28%) IT Business Analyst
11 142 (5.25%) Business IT Analyst
12 138 (5.10%) Banking Analyst
13 126 (4.66%) Service Analyst
14 125 (4.62%) Digital Analyst
15 122 (4.51%) Developer
16 117 (4.32%) Digital Business Analyst
17 114 (4.21%) Lead Business Analyst
18 113 (4.18%) Agile Business Analyst
19 108 (3.99%) Banking Business Analyst
20 106 (3.92%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (5.10%) .NET
2 94 (3.47%) HTML
3 72 (2.66%) REST
4 56 (2.07%) Web Services
5 51 (1.88%) CSS
6 46 (1.70%) XML
7 41 (1.52%) SOAP
8 35 (1.29%) Node.js
9 30 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 30 (1.11%) JSON
10 28 (1.03%) jQuery
11 22 (0.81%) AngularJS
12 21 (0.78%) .NET Framework
13 18 (0.67%) HTML5
14 16 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (0.59%) MDX
14 16 (0.59%) Spring
15 15 (0.55%) Ajax
16 14 (0.52%) COM
16 14 (0.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 764 (28.23%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (6.47%) Equities
3 144 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 143 (5.28%) User Experience
5 141 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 138 (5.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 133 (4.92%) Derivative
8 114 (4.21%) Fixed Income
9 93 (3.44%) Reference Data
10 81 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
10 81 (2.99%) Fintech
11 65 (2.40%) Credit Risk
12 50 (1.85%) OTC Derivatives
13 37 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 30 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
14 30 (1.11%) Reinsurance
15 26 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
15 26 (0.96%) Hedge funds
16 24 (0.89%) Life Science
17 21 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 106 (3.92%) Windows
2 60 (2.22%) Unix
3 27 (1.00%) Linux
4 16 (0.59%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.37%) Android
7 5 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.11%) HPUX
8 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.074%) AIX
9 2 (0.074%) Debian
9 2 (0.074%) Solaris
9 2 (0.074%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.037%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.037%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (33.30%) Project Management
2 888 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
3 644 (23.80%) Asset Management
4 572 (21.14%) SDLC
5 531 (19.62%) Wealth Management
6 521 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 266 (9.83%) Change Management
8 256 (9.46%) User Stories
9 244 (9.02%) Data Analysis
10 238 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 230 (8.50%) CRM
12 219 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
13 203 (7.50%) Scrum
14 194 (7.17%) Analytics
15 182 (6.73%) Data Management
15 182 (6.73%) Data Modelling
16 175 (6.47%) Waterfall
17 171 (6.32%) Workflow
18 157 (5.80%) PRINCE2
19 141 (5.21%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 483 (17.85%) SQL
2 128 (4.73%) C#
3 120 (4.43%) Java
4 77 (2.85%) T-SQL
5 70 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 55 (2.03%) C
7 53 (1.96%) Python
8 43 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 37 (1.37%) VBA
10 22 (0.81%) VB
11 19 (0.70%) R
11 19 (0.70%) Scala
12 18 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 17 (0.63%) PHP
14 16 (0.59%) Perl
15 15 (0.55%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.55%) Ruby
16 14 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 10 (0.37%) C++
18 9 (0.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 385 (14.23%) Degree
2 153 (5.65%) ISEB
3 84 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 62 (2.29%) CBAP
5 42 (1.55%) PMI Certification
6 41 (1.52%) CISM
6 41 (1.52%) CISSP
7 33 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 33 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 29 (1.07%) IIBA
9 26 (0.96%) PMP
10 19 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.59%) Master's Degree
11 16 (0.59%) SC Cleared
12 15 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.33%) CISA
14 8 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.22%) MCSE
15 6 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (7.46%) QA
2 97 (3.58%) Data Quality
3 94 (3.47%) MiFID
4 51 (1.88%) PMO
5 48 (1.77%) EMIR
6 40 (1.48%) Basel III
7 39 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
8 33 (1.22%) Solvency II
9 30 (1.11%) GDPR
10 27 (1.00%) SLA
11 16 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.26%) SEPA
13 5 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
13 5 (0.18%) GAAP
13 5 (0.18%) NEBOSH
14 4 (0.15%) FATCA
14 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 3 (0.11%) PSD2
15 3 (0.11%) UCITS
16 2 (0.074%) IFRS
System Software
1 31 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.11%) ProxySG
2 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.074%) HDFS
4 1 (0.037%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.037%) IAG
4 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (0.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.074%) Ansible
2 2 (0.074%) Control-M
2 2 (0.074%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.074%) Netcool
2 2 (0.074%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.074%) Salt
2 2 (0.074%) Terraform
3 1 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.037%) SCCM
Vendors
1 376 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 116 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
3 95 (3.51%) Oracle
4 78 (2.88%) SAP
5 51 (1.88%) Tableau
6 42 (1.55%) Murex
7 37 (1.37%) Informatica
8 30 (1.11%) Google
9 29 (1.07%) Cognos
10 28 (1.03%) Adobe
11 22 (0.81%) Charles River
11 22 (0.81%) IBM
12 16 (0.59%) VMware
13 15 (0.55%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.55%) Guidewire
13 15 (0.55%) ServiceNow
14 13 (0.48%) Cadence
14 13 (0.48%) Cloudera
14 13 (0.48%) Pega
15 10 (0.37%) Trayport