Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 167 136 108
Rank change year-on-year -31 -28 -21
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1,100 532 1,671
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.24% 2.61% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.77% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 809 456 1,257
10th Percentile £46,200 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,950 £64,250 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.02% +2.80% +4.17%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £94,000 £118,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.00% -

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 46,854 19,173 51,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.44% 94.08% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,500 16,003 42,259
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £109,900 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.14%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in London

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Analysis in London.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in London

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 -2 186 £65,000 +8.33% 27
West London -66 12 £50,000 +8.00% 4
South London -31 10 £53,750 -6.52% 2
North London -2 9 £61,250 +34.28% 4
East London -14 5 £60,000 -11.11% 7
Business Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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.

1 537 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 506 (46.00%) Finance
3 378 (34.36%) Social Skills
4 277 (25.18%) Project Management
5 256 (23.27%) Requirements Gathering
6 207 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
7 186 (16.91%) SQL
8 185 (16.82%) Analytics
9 184 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
10 168 (15.27%) Degree
11 167 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 165 (15.00%) Project Delivery
13 163 (14.82%) Scrum
14 160 (14.55%) User Stories
15 139 (12.64%) Microsoft
16 137 (12.45%) Waterfall
17 136 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
18 128 (11.64%) Azure
19 112 (10.18%) Workshop Facilitation
20 111 (10.09%) Power Platform
21 108 (9.82%) DevOps
22 105 (9.55%) User Experience
22 105 (9.55%) Power BI
23 102 (9.27%) SDLC
24 100 (9.09%) QA
25 97 (8.82%) Data Analysis
26 96 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
26 96 (8.73%) Influencing Skills
27 93 (8.45%) Software Engineering
27 93 (8.45%) JIRA

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 48 (4.36%) Confluence
2 24 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.18%) Mendix
4 12 (1.09%) CMS
4 12 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.64%) Drupal
6 6 (0.55%) SAS
7 4 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.36%) WordPress
8 3 (0.27%) Apache
8 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.091%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.091%) IIS
10 1 (0.091%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.091%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.091%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.091%) WebLogic
Applications
1 87 (7.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 44 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 28 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (1.18%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.55%) Magento
4 6 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.45%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.36%) R3 Corda
7 3 (0.27%) Bloomberg AIM
7 3 (0.27%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.18%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.091%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 128 (11.64%) Azure
2 111 (10.09%) Power Platform
3 85 (7.73%) AWS
4 55 (5.00%) GCP
5 52 (4.73%) SaaS
6 25 (2.27%) Serverless
7 22 (2.00%) Microsoft 365
8 19 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (1.36%) Slack
11 11 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
12 9 (0.82%) Snowflake
13 8 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.73%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 8 (0.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 7 (0.64%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.64%) Power Automate
14 7 (0.64%) PowerApps
14 7 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.00%) SMS
2 15 (1.36%) Intranet
2 15 (1.36%) MQTT
3 4 (0.36%) Broadband
3 4 (0.36%) LAN
3 4 (0.36%) SSH
3 4 (0.36%) WebEx
4 3 (0.27%) WAN
5 2 (0.18%) 5G
5 2 (0.18%) HTTP
5 2 (0.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.091%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.091%) Internet
6 1 (0.091%) Network Security
6 1 (0.091%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.091%) Skype
6 1 (0.091%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.091%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.091%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.091%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (9.55%) Power BI
2 76 (6.91%) Tableau
3 70 (6.36%) SQL Server
4 69 (6.27%) Relational Database
5 55 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (2.45%) NoSQL
7 27 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (1.91%) Big Data
10 18 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (1.55%) MySQL
11 17 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (1.36%) Blockchain
13 15 (1.36%) Redis
14 13 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 13 (1.18%) SQL Server 2017
15 12 (1.09%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 93 (8.45%) JIRA
2 33 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.82%) Cypress.io
5 16 (1.45%) Selenium
6 15 (1.36%) JMeter
6 15 (1.36%) Log4Net
6 15 (1.36%) Moq
6 15 (1.36%) Newman
6 15 (1.36%) NUnit
6 15 (1.36%) Postman
6 15 (1.36%) SoapUI
6 15 (1.36%) TestCafe
7 11 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.55%) JUnit
10 4 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.27%) Bundler
11 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 506 (46.00%) Finance
2 378 (34.36%) Social Skills
3 184 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
4 96 (8.73%) Influencing Skills
5 87 (7.91%) Marketing
6 83 (7.55%) Banking
7 74 (6.73%) Presentation Skills
8 62 (5.64%) Retail
9 46 (4.18%) Front Office
10 39 (3.55%) Organisational Skills
11 36 (3.27%) Legal
12 30 (2.73%) Documentation Skills
13 28 (2.55%) Public Sector
14 23 (2.09%) Advertising
15 21 (1.91%) Law
16 18 (1.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 18 (1.64%) Manufacturing
17 17 (1.55%) Financial Institution
18 13 (1.18%) Public Speaking
19 11 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 567 (51.55%) Analyst
2 455 (41.36%) Business Analyst
3 112 (10.18%) Consultant
4 78 (7.09%) Developer
5 74 (6.73%) Project Manager
6 61 (5.55%) Senior Analyst
7 53 (4.82%) IT Analyst
8 52 (4.73%) Senior Business Analyst
9 51 (4.64%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 50 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 50 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
11 49 (4.45%) Business IT Analyst
12 41 (3.73%) Business Manager
13 37 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
14 35 (3.18%) Senior Manager
15 31 (2.82%) Digital Analyst
15 31 (2.82%) Digital Business Analyst
15 31 (2.82%) Financial Analyst
15 31 (2.82%) IT Manager
15 31 (2.82%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.00%) XML
2 32 (2.91%) React
3 30 (2.73%) .NET
3 30 (2.73%) REST
4 29 (2.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 27 (2.45%) Node.js
6 23 (2.09%) HTML
7 22 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 20 (1.82%) CSS
8 20 (1.82%) Jest
9 19 (1.73%) .NET Core
9 19 (1.73%) Kafka
9 19 (1.73%) Swagger
10 18 (1.64%) Enzyme
10 18 (1.64%) HTML5
10 18 (1.64%) JSON
11 17 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 17 (1.55%) Redux
11 17 (1.55%) Velocity
11 17 (1.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.55%) User Experience
2 65 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
3 53 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 49 (4.45%) Derivative
5 46 (4.18%) Reinsurance
6 37 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 31 (2.82%) Equities
8 28 (2.55%) PMI
9 26 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (1.73%) Cyberattack
10 19 (1.73%) Equity Derivative
11 18 (1.64%) Hedge funds
12 15 (1.36%) Data Structures
13 14 (1.27%) Legacy Systems
14 12 (1.09%) Exotic Derivative
14 12 (1.09%) Fixed Income
14 12 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.91%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.73%) Windows
2 18 (1.64%) Android
2 18 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 14 (1.27%) Linux
4 7 (0.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.091%) Solaris
5 1 (0.091%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.091%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (25.18%) Project Management
3 256 (23.27%) Requirements Gathering
4 207 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
5 185 (16.82%) Analytics
6 167 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 165 (15.00%) Project Delivery
8 163 (14.82%) Scrum
9 160 (14.55%) User Stories
10 137 (12.45%) Waterfall
11 136 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (10.18%) Workshop Facilitation
13 108 (9.82%) DevOps
14 102 (9.27%) SDLC
15 97 (8.82%) Data Analysis
16 93 (8.45%) Software Engineering
17 80 (7.27%) Data Modelling
18 79 (7.18%) Migration
19 76 (6.91%) Business Case
20 74 (6.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 186 (16.91%) SQL
2 85 (7.73%) Python
3 63 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 50 (4.55%) Java
5 40 (3.64%) C#
6 37 (3.36%) C
7 28 (2.55%) R
8 22 (2.00%) TypeScript
9 21 (1.91%) PowerShell
9 21 (1.91%) T-SQL
10 15 (1.36%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.09%) C++
12 11 (1.00%) ES6
13 10 (0.91%) Scala
14 5 (0.45%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.45%) Perl
14 5 (0.45%) VBA
15 4 (0.36%) Java 8
15 4 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 168 (15.27%) Degree
2 37 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.27%) PMI Certification
4 32 (2.91%) ISEB
5 24 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
8 14 (1.27%) CBAP
8 14 (1.27%) Master's Degree
9 11 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (1.00%) PMP
10 8 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.55%) APMP
12 5 (0.45%) CISM
12 5 (0.45%) CISSP
12 5 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.45%) MBA
13 4 (0.36%) IIBA
13 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (9.09%) QA
2 48 (4.36%) Data Quality
3 31 (2.82%) PMO
4 16 (1.45%) GDPR
5 13 (1.18%) MiFID
6 9 (0.82%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.45%) NIST
8 4 (0.36%) EMIR
9 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.27%) SLA
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.18%) GRC
10 2 (0.18%) IFRS
10 2 (0.18%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.18%) P3O
10 2 (0.18%) PSD2
11 1 (0.091%) Basel III
11 1 (0.091%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.091%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 16 (1.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.091%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.091%) HDFS
3 1 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.73%) Terraform
2 18 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 17 (1.55%) Grafana
3 17 (1.55%) Kubernetes
4 15 (1.36%) HAProxy
4 15 (1.36%) Kibana
4 15 (1.36%) logstash
4 15 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.36%) Opsgenie
4 15 (1.36%) Pingdom
4 15 (1.36%) ZABBIX
5 11 (1.00%) MIIS
6 5 (0.45%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.091%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.091%) Oozie
Vendors
1 139 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 96 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
3 31 (2.82%) Google
4 24 (2.18%) SAP
5 23 (2.09%) Oracle
6 21 (1.91%) Pega
7 18 (1.64%) Cisco
7 18 (1.64%) Fortinet
7 18 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 15 (1.36%) DocuSign
8 15 (1.36%) New Relic
8 15 (1.36%) ServiceNow
9 14 (1.27%) Conga
9 14 (1.27%) IBM
10 13 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 11 (1.00%) Sun
12 10 (0.91%) Cognizant
12 10 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
12 10 (0.91%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.73%) Blue Prism