Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 82 81
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2,365 2,591 3,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.37% 3.68% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 4.02% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,856 1,902 2,580
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +6.19% -1.74%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 64,233 64,486 74,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.53% 91.58% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 51,584 52,695 64,337
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -14 588 £60,000 - 44
West London +24 106 £50,000 - 16
South London -26 75 £48,450 -22.48% 2
East London +3 28 £57,500 -42.50% 13
North London +3 9 £50,000 +17.65%
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 957 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (38.86%) Finance
3 628 (26.55%) Project Management
4 571 (24.14%) SQL
5 559 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 466 (19.70%) Degree
7 407 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
8 350 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
9 317 (13.40%) Microsoft
10 316 (13.36%) Banking
11 315 (13.32%) User Stories
12 286 (12.09%) Scrum
13 253 (10.70%) SDLC
14 252 (10.66%) SQL Server
15 240 (10.15%) Waterfall
16 229 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 223 (9.43%) C#
18 213 (9.01%) Change Management
19 211 (8.92%) .NET
20 200 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
21 194 (8.20%) Retail
22 190 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
23 186 (7.86%) CRM
24 180 (7.61%) Asset Management
25 175 (7.40%) Java
26 172 (7.27%) Computer Science
27 171 (7.23%) ISEB
28 165 (6.98%) Investment Management
29 160 (6.77%) Front Office
30 158 (6.68%) 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
1 110 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.54%) Confluence
3 25 (1.06%) SAS
4 24 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (0.85%) CMS
6 16 (0.68%) Apache Spark
7 14 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 14 (0.59%) Skype for Business
8 11 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.34%) Drupal
10 8 (0.34%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.21%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.17%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.17%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.17%) Liferay
12 4 (0.17%) LiveCycle
12 4 (0.17%) LiveLink
Applications
1 200 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 157 (6.64%) MS Visio
3 109 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
4 74 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
5 52 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 41 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 40 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
8 25 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.25%) SPSS
10 3 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.13%) Revit
11 2 (0.085%) Stata
12 1 (0.042%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.042%) InVision
12 1 (0.042%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 78 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (1.95%) Markit EDM
3 38 (1.61%) NetSuite
4 37 (1.56%) thinkFolio
5 31 (1.31%) Front Arena
6 29 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
7 21 (0.89%) SimCorp Dimension
8 15 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.59%) Scribe Insight
10 13 (0.55%) SAP CRM
10 13 (0.55%) SAP SD
11 11 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
12 10 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 9 (0.38%) Eloqua
13 9 (0.38%) PeopleSoft HCM
14 8 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
15 7 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
15 7 (0.30%) Unica
15 7 (0.30%) Workfront
16 6 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 66 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (2.41%) SaaS
4 37 (1.56%) Office 365
5 26 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
6 23 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (0.76%) Serverless
8 14 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 12 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
10 10 (0.42%) PaaS
11 9 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
12 7 (0.30%) IaaS
13 6 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
13 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.25%) Force.com
14 5 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.72%) Internet
2 11 (0.47%) Skype
3 7 (0.30%) SMS
4 6 (0.25%) Firewall
4 6 (0.25%) Intranet
5 3 (0.13%) DNS
5 3 (0.13%) FIX Connectivity
6 2 (0.085%) ATM
6 2 (0.085%) HTTP
6 2 (0.085%) NAS
6 2 (0.085%) Network Security
6 2 (0.085%) SAN
6 2 (0.085%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.042%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.042%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 141 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
3 125 (5.29%) Big Data
4 86 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 68 (2.88%) Power BI
8 35 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
10 25 (1.06%) Blockchain
11 24 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 24 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (0.85%) Hadoop
12 20 (0.85%) QlikView
13 18 (0.76%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.59%) NoSQL
14 14 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 136 (5.75%) JIRA
2 41 (1.73%) Axure RP
2 41 (1.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 37 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 24 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 18 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 15 (0.63%) Babel
7 15 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (0.63%) Mocha
7 15 (0.63%) Moq
7 15 (0.63%) NUnit
7 15 (0.63%) webpack
8 14 (0.59%) Git (software)
9 11 (0.47%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.47%) Subversion
10 10 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.38%) TestRail
12 8 (0.34%) RSpec
13 6 (0.25%) FitNesse
General
1 919 (38.86%) Finance
2 316 (13.36%) Banking
3 194 (8.20%) Retail
4 160 (6.77%) Front Office
5 151 (6.38%) Legal
6 136 (5.75%) Marketing
7 111 (4.69%) Back Office
8 107 (4.52%) Investment Banking
9 89 (3.76%) Advertising
10 56 (2.37%) Games
11 51 (2.16%) Law
12 36 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
13 34 (1.44%) Telecoms
14 30 (1.27%) Financial Institution
15 28 (1.18%) Private Banking
16 26 (1.10%) Publishing
17 21 (0.89%) Manufacturing
18 20 (0.85%) Local Government
19 17 (0.72%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,355 (57.29%) Analyst
2 1,155 (48.84%) Business Analyst
3 242 (10.23%) Consultant
4 183 (7.74%) Project Manager
5 180 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
6 154 (6.51%) Developer
6 154 (6.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 97 (4.10%) Business Manager
7 97 (4.10%) IT Business Analyst
8 96 (4.06%) Agile Business Analyst
9 94 (3.97%) Business IT Analyst
9 94 (3.97%) IT Analyst
10 86 (3.64%) Banking Analyst
11 80 (3.38%) Architect
12 77 (3.26%) Digital Analyst
13 76 (3.21%) Business Systems Analyst
14 74 (3.13%) Digital Business Analyst
14 74 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
14 74 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
15 73 (3.09%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (8.92%) .NET
2 130 (5.50%) HTML
3 92 (3.89%) CSS
4 73 (3.09%) Web Services
5 71 (3.00%) XML
6 64 (2.71%) REST
7 57 (2.41%) Node.js
8 53 (2.24%) HTML5
8 53 (2.24%) SOAP
9 46 (1.95%) AngularJS
9 46 (1.95%) Mason
10 45 (1.90%) ASP.NET
11 38 (1.61%) Redux
12 33 (1.40%) .NET Framework
13 29 (1.23%) Entity Framework
14 26 (1.10%) React
15 25 (1.06%) WPF
16 24 (1.01%) JSON
17 23 (0.97%) LINQ
18 19 (0.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 407 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 158 (6.68%) Fintech
4 157 (6.64%) User Experience
5 122 (5.16%) Fixed Income
6 117 (4.95%) Derivative
7 109 (4.61%) Management Information System
8 106 (4.48%) Equities
9 76 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
10 75 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
11 68 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 58 (2.45%) Hedge funds
13 41 (1.73%) PMI
14 34 (1.44%) Data Structures
15 25 (1.06%) Virtual Team
16 22 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
16 22 (0.93%) Credit Risk
16 22 (0.93%) Reinsurance
17 20 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
18 16 (0.68%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (2.07%) Windows
2 35 (1.48%) Linux
3 27 (1.14%) Windows 7
4 26 (1.10%) Unix
5 11 (0.47%) Android
5 11 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.34%) Solaris
7 7 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.30%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.085%) AIX
10 2 (0.085%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 957 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
2 628 (26.55%) Project Management
3 559 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 350 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
5 315 (13.32%) User Stories
6 286 (12.09%) Scrum
7 253 (10.70%) SDLC
8 240 (10.15%) Waterfall
9 229 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 213 (9.01%) Change Management
11 190 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
12 186 (7.86%) CRM
13 180 (7.61%) Asset Management
14 165 (6.98%) Investment Management
15 152 (6.43%) PRINCE2
16 138 (5.84%) ETL
17 137 (5.79%) Analytics
18 135 (5.71%) Use Case
19 132 (5.58%) Data Analysis
19 132 (5.58%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 571 (24.14%) SQL
2 223 (9.43%) C#
3 175 (7.40%) Java
4 144 (6.09%) JavaScript
5 87 (3.68%) Python
6 70 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 59 (2.49%) VBA
8 54 (2.28%) C
9 38 (1.61%) VB
10 36 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 29 (1.23%) Perl
11 29 (1.23%) Scala
12 24 (1.01%) Ruby
13 23 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 19 (0.80%) C++
14 19 (0.80%) R
15 17 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.47%) Apex Code
16 11 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 10 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 466 (19.70%) Degree
2 171 (7.23%) ISEB
3 67 (2.83%) PMI Certification
4 60 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 49 (2.07%) PMP
5 49 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.61%) CBAP
7 28 (1.18%) IIBA
8 23 (0.97%) SC Cleared
9 20 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.63%) DBS Check
12 14 (0.59%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.51%) CFA
13 12 (0.51%) Master's Degree
13 12 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 11 (0.47%) MBA
14 11 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
15 10 (0.42%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (6.26%) QA
2 63 (2.66%) PMO
3 61 (2.58%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.56%) MiFID
5 26 (1.10%) GDPR
6 17 (0.72%) EMIR
6 17 (0.72%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.30%) GCP
8 6 (0.25%) IFRS
8 6 (0.25%) IFRS 9
8 6 (0.25%) SLA
9 5 (0.21%) AIFMD
9 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.21%) PSD2
10 4 (0.17%) SEPA
11 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.13%) GAAP
12 2 (0.085%) COBIT
12 2 (0.085%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.042%) FATCA
System Software
1 16 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.59%) Docker
3 10 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.34%) vSphere
5 6 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.25%) HDFS
6 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.17%) XenApp
7 2 (0.085%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.085%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.085%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.085%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (0.55%) Automic
1 13 (0.55%) Dollar Universe
2 11 (0.47%) Puppet
3 10 (0.42%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.25%) Oozie
5 6 (0.25%) Terraform
6 4 (0.17%) Ansible
6 4 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.17%) Mesos
7 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.085%) SCCM
9 1 (0.042%) Netcool
9 1 (0.042%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 317 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 137 (5.79%) Oracle
3 119 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
4 77 (3.26%) SAP
5 52 (2.20%) SimCorp
6 51 (2.16%) Adobe
7 50 (2.11%) Google
8 47 (1.99%) Tableau
9 44 (1.86%) Charles River
10 32 (1.35%) Calypso
11 25 (1.06%) Pega
11 25 (1.06%) WorldPay
12 23 (0.97%) ServiceNow
12 23 (0.97%) Sitecore
13 21 (0.89%) Sybase
13 21 (0.89%) Workday
14 20 (0.85%) JD Edwards
15 18 (0.76%) IBM
16 17 (0.72%) Xerox
17 16 (0.68%) hybris