Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 65 87
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2,487 3,373 2,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.62% 4.49% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 4.84% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,969 2,015 2,460
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 63,081 69,729 72,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.77% 92.21%
Number of salaries quoted 50,512 53,451 63,166
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 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +1 654 £62,500 +4.17% 53
West London +15 89 £51,552 +14.56% 11
South London -31 56 £52,500 -8.70% 3
East London -5 20 £50,000 -58.33% 12
North London +5 4 £60,000 +23.08% 1
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1,061 (42.66%) Finance
2 994 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
3 726 (29.19%) Project Management
4 596 (23.96%) SQL
5 586 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 471 (18.94%) Degree
7 450 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
8 394 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
9 358 (14.39%) Banking
10 344 (13.83%) User Stories
11 328 (13.19%) Microsoft
12 305 (12.26%) Scrum
13 286 (11.50%) SDLC
14 269 (10.82%) Change Management
15 266 (10.70%) SQL Server
16 246 (9.89%) C#
17 244 (9.81%) .NET
18 226 (9.09%) Waterfall
19 217 (8.73%) Asset Management
20 214 (8.60%) Front Office
21 213 (8.56%) Investment Management
22 209 (8.40%) Retail
23 204 (8.20%) PRINCE2
24 199 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
25 184 (7.40%) Microsoft Excel
26 179 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
27 166 (6.67%) CRM
28 163 (6.55%) Legal
29 157 (6.31%) Java
30 155 (6.23%) Fintech

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
1 127 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 68 (2.73%) Confluence
3 34 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 23 (0.92%) SAS
6 15 (0.60%) CMS
7 11 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.32%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.28%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.16%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.16%) Documentum
12 4 (0.16%) Drupal
12 4 (0.16%) Liferay
12 4 (0.16%) LiveCycle
12 4 (0.16%) LiveLink
Applications
1 184 (7.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 137 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
3 127 (5.11%) MS Visio
4 71 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (2.85%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 29 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
6 23 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.080%) Stata
9 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.040%) Revit
Business Applications
1 78 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (3.10%) Markit EDM
3 60 (2.41%) thinkFolio
4 55 (2.21%) Front Arena
5 31 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (1.01%) Scribe Insight
7 23 (0.92%) Magento
8 22 (0.88%) SimCorp Dimension
9 20 (0.80%) NetSuite
10 17 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
11 9 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
12 8 (0.32%) SAP HCM
12 8 (0.32%) SAP HR
13 7 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 7 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
14 6 (0.24%) FastStats
14 6 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
14 6 (0.24%) SAP CRM
15 5 (0.20%) HFM
15 5 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.41%) Office 365
3 59 (2.37%) SaaS
4 21 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (0.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 13 (0.52%) PaaS
8 12 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
9 10 (0.40%) BPaaS
10 8 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
11 7 (0.28%) G Suite
11 7 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 6 (0.24%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.16%) Force.com
13 4 (0.16%) Serverless
13 4 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (0.97%) Internet
2 20 (0.80%) Firewall
3 18 (0.72%) DNS
4 8 (0.32%) Intranet
5 5 (0.20%) Skype
5 5 (0.20%) SMS
5 5 (0.20%) WAN
6 4 (0.16%) DHCP
6 4 (0.16%) LAN
7 2 (0.080%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.080%) HTTP
7 2 (0.080%) Network Security
7 2 (0.080%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.080%) VLAN
7 2 (0.080%) Wireless
8 1 (0.040%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.040%) SAN
8 1 (0.040%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.040%) VPN
8 1 (0.040%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 139 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (4.50%) Big Data
4 92 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 79 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 57 (2.29%) Power BI
8 45 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
11 30 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
12 25 (1.01%) Blockchain
13 24 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
14 20 (0.80%) NoSQL
15 19 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (0.60%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.60%) QlikView
17 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (0.44%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 126 (5.07%) JIRA
2 43 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 31 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 30 (1.21%) Axure RP
5 21 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (0.76%) Babel
6 19 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
6 19 (0.76%) Mocha
6 19 (0.76%) Moq
6 19 (0.76%) NUnit
6 19 (0.76%) webpack
7 13 (0.52%) Git (software)
8 12 (0.48%) Selenium
9 10 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.32%) Ant
11 8 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.32%) Subversion
11 8 (0.32%) TestRail
12 7 (0.28%) RSpec
General
1 1,061 (42.66%) Finance
2 358 (14.39%) Banking
3 214 (8.60%) Front Office
4 209 (8.40%) Retail
5 163 (6.55%) Legal
6 148 (5.95%) Marketing
7 116 (4.66%) Back Office
7 116 (4.66%) Investment Banking
8 95 (3.82%) Advertising
9 64 (2.57%) Law
10 62 (2.49%) Games
11 52 (2.09%) Corporate Banking
12 49 (1.97%) Financial Institution
13 42 (1.69%) Telecoms
14 25 (1.01%) Retail Banking
15 23 (0.92%) Private Banking
16 22 (0.88%) Publishing
17 20 (0.80%) General Ledger
18 19 (0.76%) Local Government
19 14 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,453 (58.42%) Analyst
2 1,257 (50.54%) Business Analyst
3 287 (11.54%) Consultant
4 195 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 190 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
6 169 (6.80%) Senior Business Analyst
7 150 (6.03%) Developer
8 122 (4.91%) IT Analyst
9 121 (4.87%) Business IT Analyst
10 120 (4.83%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 117 (4.70%) IT Business Analyst
12 99 (3.98%) Agile Business Analyst
13 98 (3.94%) Architect
14 93 (3.74%) Business Manager
15 86 (3.46%) Banking Analyst
15 86 (3.46%) Financial Analyst
15 86 (3.46%) Lead Business Analyst
16 72 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
17 70 (2.81%) Banking Business Analyst
17 70 (2.81%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (9.81%) .NET
2 139 (5.59%) HTML
3 84 (3.38%) CSS
4 79 (3.18%) Web Services
5 76 (3.06%) XML
6 72 (2.90%) REST
7 57 (2.29%) AngularJS
8 54 (2.17%) HTML5
9 53 (2.13%) Node.js
10 48 (1.93%) Mason
11 47 (1.89%) SOAP
12 46 (1.85%) Redux
13 40 (1.61%) Entity Framework
14 38 (1.53%) .NET Framework
14 38 (1.53%) WPF
15 37 (1.49%) React
16 34 (1.37%) LINQ
17 32 (1.29%) ASP.NET
18 30 (1.21%) WCF
19 25 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 450 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (6.23%) Fintech
3 150 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 150 (6.03%) Derivative
3 150 (6.03%) Fixed Income
4 125 (5.03%) Equities
5 123 (4.95%) User Experience
6 97 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 93 (3.74%) Management Information System
8 84 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
9 81 (3.26%) Hedge funds
10 74 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
11 54 (2.17%) Reinsurance
12 31 (1.25%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.13%) Analytical Mindset
14 26 (1.05%) PMI
15 23 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 22 (0.88%) Data Centre
16 22 (0.88%) SWIFT
17 17 (0.68%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 57 (2.29%) Windows
2 40 (1.61%) Unix
3 35 (1.41%) Linux
4 29 (1.17%) Windows 7
5 18 (0.72%) Android
5 18 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.20%) Solaris
11 2 (0.080%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 994 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 726 (29.19%) Project Management
3 586 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 394 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
5 344 (13.83%) User Stories
6 305 (12.26%) Scrum
7 286 (11.50%) SDLC
8 269 (10.82%) Change Management
9 226 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 217 (8.73%) Asset Management
11 213 (8.56%) Investment Management
12 204 (8.20%) PRINCE2
13 199 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 179 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
15 166 (6.67%) CRM
16 148 (5.95%) Mentoring
17 147 (5.91%) Data Analysis
18 126 (5.07%) Data Modelling
18 126 (5.07%) Workflow
19 117 (4.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 596 (23.96%) SQL
2 246 (9.89%) C#
3 157 (6.31%) Java
4 141 (5.67%) JavaScript
5 72 (2.90%) Python
6 69 (2.77%) T-SQL
7 63 (2.53%) C
8 58 (2.33%) VBA
9 33 (1.33%) Perl
9 33 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 29 (1.17%) VB
11 23 (0.92%) C++
12 21 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 16 (0.64%) Apex Code
13 16 (0.64%) R
14 15 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 15 (0.60%) Scala
15 10 (0.40%) Ruby
16 9 (0.36%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 471 (18.94%) Degree
2 149 (5.99%) ISEB
3 70 (2.81%) PMI Certification
4 59 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 56 (2.25%) PMP
6 48 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
7 36 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (1.33%) CBAP
8 33 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 31 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 31 (1.25%) IIBA
9 31 (1.25%) SC Cleared
10 15 (0.60%) MAPM
11 14 (0.56%) MBA
12 13 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (0.48%) CFA
13 12 (0.48%) DBS Check
14 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.36%) ACCA
15 9 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.63%) QA
2 77 (3.10%) PMO
3 50 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 45 (1.81%) GDPR
5 30 (1.21%) MiFID
6 23 (0.92%) SEPA
7 19 (0.76%) COBIT
8 18 (0.72%) EMIR
9 15 (0.60%) ISO 20022
10 12 (0.48%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.40%) SLA
12 7 (0.28%) PSD2
13 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
14 5 (0.20%) AIFMD
14 5 (0.20%) GCP
14 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 4 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.16%) IFRS
15 4 (0.16%) IFRS 9
16 3 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 34 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.40%) Docker
3 6 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.080%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.080%) XenApp
5 2 (0.080%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.040%) KVM
6 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (0.72%) Automic
1 18 (0.72%) Dollar Universe
2 8 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (0.24%) Puppet
4 5 (0.20%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.16%) Terraform
6 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.080%) Ansible
7 2 (0.080%) SCCM
8 1 (0.040%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.040%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.040%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.040%) Mesos
8 1 (0.040%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.040%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 328 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 125 (5.03%) Oracle
3 118 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
4 79 (3.18%) SimCorp
5 70 (2.81%) Charles River
6 65 (2.61%) SAP
7 56 (2.25%) Calypso
8 37 (1.49%) Tableau
9 35 (1.41%) Google
10 33 (1.33%) Adobe
11 30 (1.21%) ServiceNow
12 23 (0.92%) Demandware
13 20 (0.80%) Pega
14 19 (0.76%) IBM
15 17 (0.68%) Sitecore
15 17 (0.68%) WorldPay
16 16 (0.64%) Cadence
16 16 (0.64%) Sybase
17 15 (0.60%) Workday
18 14 (0.56%) Capita