Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 48
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3548 4203 4586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.86% 5.12% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 5.33% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 3637 3860
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 69254 78893 85693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.94% 96.04% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55741 68417 72292
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
City of London +1 662 £57,500 -4.17% 69
Kingston Upon Thames +17 44 £45,000 - 3
Hammersmith -13 25 £55,000 -2.22%
Bromley +5 14 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Chiswick -2 14 £47,500 -20.83%
Croydon -18 14 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Twickenham -6 12 £50,000 +17.65%
Uxbridge -9 11 £40,000 -20.00%
West End of London +7 10 £55,000 +8.91% 2
Wimbledon +11 9 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Brentford - 9 £45,000 - 2
Beckenham +15 5 £70,000 -
Teddington +14 5 £52,500 +23.53%
Feltham +1 5 £50,000 -16.67%
Heathrow -6 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Hayes +5 4 £42,500 -
Wembley -3 4 £30,500 -44.55%
Morden - 4 £57,500 -
Westminster -12 3 £57,250 +52.67%
Mitcham - 3 £65,000 -
Greenford - 3 £40,000 -
Surbiton +4 2 - -
Canary Wharf -21 2 - -
Orpington - 2 - - 1
Romford - 2 £32,000 -
Barnet - 2 £50,000 -
Enfield - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London +4 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Paddington -1 1 - -
Hounslow -9 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Grays - 1 £30,000 -
Ealing - 1 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 1 - -
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1730 (48.76%) Business Analysis
2 1658 (46.73%) Finance
3 1328 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1026 (28.92%) Banking
5 900 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
6 854 (24.07%) Retail
7 759 (21.39%) Asset Management
8 746 (21.03%) Project Management
9 730 (20.57%) SDLC
10 708 (19.95%) Investment Banking
11 633 (17.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 628 (17.70%) Degree
13 595 (16.77%) SQL
14 579 (16.32%) Wealth Management
15 508 (14.32%) Scrum
16 488 (13.75%) Retail Banking
17 458 (12.91%) User Stories
18 350 (9.86%) Microsoft
19 335 (9.44%) Front Office
20 324 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
21 312 (8.79%) Use Case
22 295 (8.31%) Analytics
23 282 (7.95%) JIRA
24 280 (7.89%) Equities
24 280 (7.89%) Waterfall
25 277 (7.81%) QA
25 277 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
26 272 (7.67%) Derivative
27 271 (7.64%) CRM
28 267 (7.53%) E-Commerce

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 90 (2.54%) Confluence
2 70 (1.97%) CMS
3 62 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 14 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (0.23%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.11%) SAS
10 3 (0.085%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.085%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.085%) Smallworld
11 2 (0.056%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.028%) Drupal
12 1 (0.028%) JBoss
12 1 (0.028%) Mule
12 1 (0.028%) WebLogic
Applications
1 235 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 153 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 118 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
4 98 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 49 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.056%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.028%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 77 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.75%) Actimize
3 36 (1.01%) thinkFolio
4 30 (0.85%) SAP FI
5 27 (0.76%) Markit EDM
5 27 (0.76%) SAP CO
5 27 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
6 22 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 18 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
8 15 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (0.42%) Pega PRPC
9 11 (0.31%) SAP BPC
10 10 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
10 10 (0.28%) Endur
10 10 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
11 9 (0.25%) Eloqua
11 9 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
11 9 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
11 9 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.38%) SaaS
2 28 (0.79%) Office 365
3 20 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 19 (0.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 16 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 14 (0.39%) PaaS
7 13 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
7 13 (0.37%) Force.com
8 10 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
10 8 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (0.14%) Yammer
12 4 (0.11%) Trello
13 3 (0.085%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (0.085%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.085%) GitHub
13 3 (0.085%) Lucidchart
14 2 (0.056%) Asana
14 2 (0.056%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.42%) Internet
2 11 (0.31%) Intranet
3 7 (0.20%) ATM
3 7 (0.20%) Unified Communications
3 7 (0.20%) VoIP
4 6 (0.17%) SAN
5 5 (0.14%) MVNO
6 4 (0.11%) Broadband
6 4 (0.11%) Extranet
7 3 (0.085%) Skype
8 2 (0.056%) WebEx
9 1 (0.028%) RIP
9 1 (0.028%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
2 87 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 52 (1.47%) Big Data
4 42 (1.18%) Power BI
5 38 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 26 (0.73%) QlikView
8 25 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 23 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
12 17 (0.48%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.39%) MS Access
14 12 (0.34%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.34%) SAP HANA
15 9 (0.25%) Blockchain
15 9 (0.25%) Data Mart
15 9 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 282 (7.95%) JIRA
2 49 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.25%) TestRail
4 5 (0.14%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.11%) Toad
6 3 (0.085%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.085%) JMeter
6 3 (0.085%) RequisitePro
6 3 (0.085%) Selenium
6 3 (0.085%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.056%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.056%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.056%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.028%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.028%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.028%) JUnit
8 1 (0.028%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.028%) TestDirector
General
1 1658 (46.73%) Finance
2 1026 (28.92%) Banking
3 854 (24.07%) Retail
4 708 (19.95%) Investment Banking
5 488 (13.75%) Retail Banking
6 335 (9.44%) Front Office
7 233 (6.57%) Legal
8 232 (6.54%) Marketing
9 171 (4.82%) Back Office
10 99 (2.79%) Advertising
11 96 (2.71%) Law
12 69 (1.94%) Publishing
13 67 (1.89%) Financial Institution
14 53 (1.49%) Telecoms
15 36 (1.01%) Private Banking
16 32 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
17 28 (0.79%) Games
18 12 (0.34%) International Banking
19 10 (0.28%) French Language
19 10 (0.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (3.49%) .NET
2 102 (2.87%) XML
3 50 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
4 29 (0.82%) REST
5 28 (0.79%) HTML
6 24 (0.68%) .NET Framework
7 21 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 18 (0.51%) HTML5
9 16 (0.45%) XML Schema
9 16 (0.45%) XSD
10 15 (0.42%) JSON
10 15 (0.42%) Mason
11 12 (0.34%) CSS
12 10 (0.28%) FpML
12 10 (0.28%) WinForms
13 9 (0.25%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (0.25%) Velocity
14 8 (0.23%) Node.js
15 6 (0.17%) Gherkin
15 6 (0.17%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 900 (25.37%) Analytical Skills
2 280 (7.89%) Equities
3 272 (7.67%) Derivative
4 247 (6.96%) Fixed Income
5 236 (6.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 187 (5.27%) User Experience
7 145 (4.09%) Management Information System
8 99 (2.79%) Credit Risk
8 99 (2.79%) OTC Derivatives
9 92 (2.59%) Fintech
10 91 (2.56%) Computer Science
11 88 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
12 68 (1.92%) Hedge funds
13 61 (1.72%) Reference Data
14 53 (1.49%) Virtual Team
15 44 (1.24%) FMCG
16 35 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
17 34 (0.96%) Reinsurance
18 28 (0.79%) Mobile App
19 26 (0.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 48 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 47 (1.32%) Windows
3 28 (0.79%) Android
4 19 (0.54%) Linux
5 18 (0.51%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.42%) Unix
7 5 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1730 (48.76%) Business Analysis
2 1328 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
3 759 (21.39%) Asset Management
4 746 (21.03%) Project Management
5 730 (20.57%) SDLC
6 633 (17.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 579 (16.32%) Wealth Management
8 508 (14.32%) Scrum
9 458 (12.91%) User Stories
10 324 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 312 (8.79%) Use Case
12 295 (8.31%) Analytics
13 280 (7.89%) Waterfall
14 277 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
15 271 (7.64%) CRM
16 267 (7.53%) E-Commerce
17 261 (7.36%) Data Analysis
18 230 (6.48%) Change Management
19 219 (6.17%) Investment Management
20 200 (5.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 595 (16.77%) SQL
2 52 (1.47%) C#
3 50 (1.41%) Java
4 37 (1.04%) C
5 32 (0.90%) VBA
6 31 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 17 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 15 (0.42%) COBOL
10 14 (0.39%) Python
11 11 (0.31%) C++
12 8 (0.23%) Apex Code
13 6 (0.17%) PHP
13 6 (0.17%) R
14 5 (0.14%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.14%) VB
15 4 (0.11%) Scala
16 2 (0.056%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.056%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.028%) RPG
Qualifications
1 628 (17.70%) Degree
2 199 (5.61%) ISEB
3 79 (2.23%) CBAP
4 52 (1.47%) IIBA
5 47 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 25 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 20 (0.56%) Master's Degree
9 19 (0.54%) CISM
9 19 (0.54%) CISSP
10 17 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 14 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (0.37%) PMP
14 7 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
15 5 (0.14%) CFA
15 5 (0.14%) CIMA
15 5 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (7.81%) QA
2 205 (5.78%) MiFID
3 77 (2.17%) Basel III
4 57 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 56 (1.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 56 (1.58%) EMIR
6 35 (0.99%) PMO
7 24 (0.68%) FATCA
7 24 (0.68%) GDPR
8 21 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 14 (0.39%) IFRS
9 14 (0.39%) SLA
10 12 (0.34%) SEPA
11 10 (0.28%) ISO 8583
11 10 (0.28%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.17%) CRD IV
12 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (0.14%) AIFMD
14 4 (0.11%) GAAP
15 3 (0.085%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.028%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.17%) Nagios
2 6 (0.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.028%) EnCase
3 1 (0.028%) Puppet
3 1 (0.028%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 350 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 163 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
3 121 (3.41%) SAP
4 97 (2.73%) Oracle
5 77 (2.17%) Murex
6 63 (1.78%) Tableau
7 52 (1.47%) Charles River
8 34 (0.96%) Cognizant
9 32 (0.90%) Calypso
10 23 (0.65%) Google
11 22 (0.62%) Pega
12 20 (0.56%) hybris
12 20 (0.56%) Workday
13 18 (0.51%) Cadence
13 18 (0.51%) IBM
14 15 (0.42%) Adobe
15 14 (0.39%) Sitecore
16 13 (0.37%) Demandware
17 12 (0.34%) Informatica
18 11 (0.31%) Fidessa
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40 - £70 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
University of the Arts London
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digital Skills
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
threesixty selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago