The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
England / London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 53 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1535 2186 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.47% 5.14% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 5.35% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1879 1874
Median salary £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +1.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32835 40862 43410
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.65% 96.04% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27639 35385 36545
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in London

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in London

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in London over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in London

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 338 £57,500 -4.16% 57
Kingston Upon Thames +24 25 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Hammersmith -4 13 £60,000 +6.66%
Chiswick +1 10 £46,250 -7.50%
Bromley +12 7 £52,500 +98.11%
West End of London +9 5 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Teddington +12 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Wimbledon +9 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Wembley +7 4 £30,500 -44.54%
Uxbridge +3 4 £32,500 -35.00%
Morden - 4 £57,500 -
Croydon -19 3 £52,938 +5.87%
Mitcham - 3 £65,000 -
Surbiton +9 2 - -
Twickenham -2 2 £60,000 +49.69%
Heathrow -4 2 £58,750 +23.68%
Westminster -9 2 £65,000 +73.33%
Beckenham - 2 £70,000 -
Orpington - 2 - -
Enfield - 1 £40,000 -
Greenford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £35,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 1337 (44.46%) Business Analysis
2 1273 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1169 (38.88%) Finance
4 667 (22.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 545 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
6 543 (18.06%) Banking
7 519 (17.26%) SQL
8 478 (15.90%) Scrum
9 418 (13.90%) Degree
10 408 (13.57%) User Stories
11 389 (12.94%) Retail
12 384 (12.77%) Project Management
13 374 (12.44%) SDLC
14 326 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
15 312 (10.38%) E-Commerce
16 278 (9.25%) Microsoft
17 271 (9.01%) Waterfall
18 258 (8.58%) Use Case
19 243 (8.08%) Asset Management
20 232 (7.72%) CRM
21 215 (7.15%) Front Office
22 214 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
23 213 (7.08%) Marketing
24 210 (6.98%) ISEB
25 205 (6.82%) Fixed Income
25 205 (6.82%) Analytics
26 203 (6.75%) Investment Banking
27 198 (6.58%) Change Management
28 196 (6.52%) Investment Management
29 191 (6.35%) User Experience

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 72 (2.39%) Confluence
2 56 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 47 (1.56%) CMS
4 9 (0.30%) SAS
5 6 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.20%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.13%) JBoss
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.100%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.100%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.100%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.100%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.067%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.067%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.067%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.033%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.033%) Drupal
9 1 (0.033%) Mule
Applications
1 161 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 117 (3.89%) MS Visio
3 102 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
4 75 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 49 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 72 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 12 (0.40%) Endur
3 12 (0.40%) Sonata
4 11 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 10 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.33%) Pega PRPC
6 9 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.27%) Bloomberg AIM
7 8 (0.27%) HFM
8 7 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
9 6 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.23%) SaaS
2 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.40%) Office 365
4 9 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.20%) Force.com
6 5 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.17%) PaaS
6 5 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.100%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.100%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.067%) Asana
9 1 (0.033%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.033%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.033%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.033%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.033%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.53%) Intranet
2 14 (0.47%) ATM
3 13 (0.43%) Internet
4 10 (0.33%) Extranet
5 9 (0.30%) SAN
6 4 (0.13%) Broadband
6 4 (0.13%) Firewall
6 4 (0.13%) Network Security
7 3 (0.100%) IMAP
7 3 (0.100%) LAN
7 3 (0.100%) POP3
7 3 (0.100%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.100%) VoIP
7 3 (0.100%) WAN
8 2 (0.067%) MVNO
8 2 (0.067%) SMS
9 1 (0.033%) LDAP
9 1 (0.033%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 92 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (1.96%) Big Data
3 59 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 34 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 31 (1.03%) Power BI
8 29 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 19 (0.63%) QlikView
12 10 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.33%) OLAP
13 9 (0.30%) Data Mart
13 9 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (0.27%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.23%) MS Access
16 6 (0.20%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 172 (5.72%) JIRA
2 35 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (1.10%) Toad
4 5 (0.17%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (0.13%) TestRail
6 3 (0.100%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.067%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.067%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.067%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.067%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.033%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.033%) ERwin
8 1 (0.033%) JUnit
8 1 (0.033%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.033%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.033%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.033%) Visual Studio
General
1 1169 (38.88%) Finance
2 543 (18.06%) Banking
3 389 (12.94%) Retail
4 215 (7.15%) Front Office
5 213 (7.08%) Marketing
6 203 (6.75%) Investment Banking
7 179 (5.95%) Legal
8 175 (5.82%) Back Office
9 123 (4.09%) Law
10 80 (2.66%) Financial Institution
11 75 (2.49%) Publishing
12 63 (2.10%) Advertising
13 61 (2.03%) Private Banking
14 60 (2.00%) Telecoms
15 32 (1.06%) Games
16 28 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
17 24 (0.80%) French Language
18 22 (0.73%) Retail Banking
19 18 (0.60%) Spanish Language
20 15 (0.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (4.52%) .NET
2 126 (4.19%) XML
3 47 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
4 28 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 20 (0.67%) HTML
6 18 (0.60%) XML Schema
7 17 (0.57%) XSD
8 16 (0.53%) Node.js
9 14 (0.47%) Mason
9 14 (0.47%) Web Services
10 12 (0.40%) AngularJS
10 12 (0.40%) HTML5
11 10 (0.33%) JSON
12 9 (0.30%) CSS
12 9 (0.30%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (0.23%) Middleware
14 6 (0.20%) Sensu
15 5 (0.17%) FpML
15 5 (0.17%) REST
15 5 (0.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 545 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 205 (6.82%) Fixed Income
3 191 (6.35%) User Experience
4 173 (5.75%) Derivative
5 141 (4.69%) Equities
6 111 (3.69%) Management Information System
7 92 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 76 (2.53%) Fintech
9 73 (2.43%) Mobile App
10 57 (1.90%) Hedge funds
11 54 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
12 46 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
13 45 (1.50%) Computer Science
14 44 (1.46%) Credit Risk
15 33 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
16 31 (1.03%) Data Structures
17 30 (1.00%) Online Banking
18 29 (0.96%) Digital Media
19 27 (0.90%) Reinsurance
19 27 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 47 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 41 (1.36%) Windows
3 34 (1.13%) Android
4 22 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 20 (0.67%) Unix
6 15 (0.50%) Linux
7 1 (0.033%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1337 (44.46%) Business Analysis
2 1273 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
3 667 (22.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 478 (15.90%) Scrum
5 408 (13.57%) User Stories
6 384 (12.77%) Project Management
7 374 (12.44%) SDLC
8 326 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 312 (10.38%) E-Commerce
10 271 (9.01%) Waterfall
11 258 (8.58%) Use Case
12 243 (8.08%) Asset Management
13 232 (7.72%) CRM
14 214 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
15 205 (6.82%) Analytics
16 198 (6.58%) Change Management
17 196 (6.52%) Investment Management
18 187 (6.22%) Data Analysis
19 176 (5.85%) UML
20 170 (5.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 519 (17.26%) SQL
2 57 (1.90%) C#
3 56 (1.86%) Java
4 32 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 29 (0.96%) JavaScript
6 25 (0.83%) VBA
7 24 (0.80%) C
8 17 (0.57%) PL/SQL
9 12 (0.40%) C++
9 12 (0.40%) Objective-C
9 12 (0.40%) VB
10 11 (0.37%) Python
11 10 (0.33%) PHP
11 10 (0.33%) R
12 9 (0.30%) COBOL
13 8 (0.27%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.13%) Scala
15 2 (0.067%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.033%) ABAP
16 1 (0.033%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 418 (13.90%) Degree
2 210 (6.98%) ISEB
3 48 (1.60%) IIBA
4 46 (1.53%) CBAP
5 30 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (0.57%) ACCA
7 16 (0.53%) CIMA
8 14 (0.47%) PMP
9 13 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (0.37%) PhD
11 10 (0.33%) CIPFA
12 9 (0.30%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.27%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.20%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.13%) MBA
15 4 (0.13%) MCP
15 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.067%) CITP
16 2 (0.067%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (5.69%) MiFID
2 166 (5.52%) QA
3 55 (1.83%) PMO
4 35 (1.16%) EMIR
5 34 (1.13%) Data Quality
6 28 (0.93%) FATCA
7 22 (0.73%) Basel III
8 17 (0.57%) IFRS
9 16 (0.53%) SLA
10 14 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
11 12 (0.40%) Basel II
11 12 (0.40%) IFRS 9
11 12 (0.40%) SEPA
12 7 (0.23%) ISO 8583
13 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
14 4 (0.13%) GDPR
15 3 (0.100%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.067%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 2 (0.067%) AIFMD
16 2 (0.067%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.100%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.033%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.033%) Docker
2 1 (0.033%) Dovecot
2 1 (0.033%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.20%) Nagios
2 6 (0.20%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.13%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.067%) Kibana
4 2 (0.067%) logstash
5 1 (0.033%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 278 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 119 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
3 79 (2.63%) Oracle
4 77 (2.56%) SAP
5 52 (1.73%) Murex
6 48 (1.60%) Tableau
7 34 (1.13%) Calypso
8 26 (0.86%) OpenText
9 24 (0.80%) Actimize
9 24 (0.80%) Charles River
10 22 (0.73%) Bloomberg
10 22 (0.73%) Pega
11 18 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 18 (0.60%) IBM
11 18 (0.60%) Workday
12 16 (0.53%) ServiceNow
13 14 (0.47%) Avaloq
14 13 (0.43%) Siebel
15 12 (0.40%) Cognizant
15 12 (0.40%) hybris
City, London
The Collinson Group
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: 70-80k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000 + a very generous package!
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £83000 per annum + plus very large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £600 - £800 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £0 to £99,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago