Business Analyst Jobs in London

Business Analyst (BA)
England > London

The median Business Analyst (BA) salary in London is £75,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 13 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
13 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 151 107 171
Rank change year-on-year -44 +64 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 522 963 1,999
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.11% 3.08% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 3.25% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 427 822 1,696
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £47,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,531 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £103,500 £90,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +9.52%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 23,403 29,645 71,541
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 22,316 34,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £54,988 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in London

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in London

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 13 June 2024.

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 13 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -19 82 £75,000 +15.38% 6
South London -6 14 £39,500 -34.17%
West London -29 4 £72,500 +38.10% 1
East London +9 1 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 June 2024, Business Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 220 (42.15%) Agile
2 170 (32.57%) Finance
3 161 (30.84%) Business Analysis
4 138 (26.44%) SQL
5 134 (25.67%) Social Skills
6 100 (19.16%) Product Ownership
7 90 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 87 (16.67%) Degree
9 82 (15.71%) User Stories
10 78 (14.94%) Python
10 78 (14.94%) Requirements Gathering
11 77 (14.75%) Analytics
12 74 (14.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 73 (13.98%) Front Office
13 73 (13.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 73 (13.98%) Roadmaps
14 72 (13.79%) Fixed Income
15 71 (13.60%) Equities
16 69 (13.22%) Investment Management
16 69 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
17 67 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
17 67 (12.84%) Asset Management
18 66 (12.64%) Banking
19 63 (12.07%) Derivative
19 63 (12.07%) AWS
20 62 (11.88%) Hedge funds
21 59 (11.30%) Machine Learning
22 58 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
23 50 (9.58%) Workshop Facilitation
24 47 (9.00%) Project Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.45%) Confluence
2 10 (1.92%) Apache
3 5 (0.96%) WordPress
4 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.19%) Appian
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (6.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 21 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Aladdin
1 15 (2.87%) Endur
2 4 (0.77%) Magento
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Salesforce CRM
3 3 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.57%) Shopify
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.19%) NEC Housing
5 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.07%) AWS
2 23 (4.41%) Power Platform
3 20 (3.83%) Azure
4 10 (1.92%) dbt
5 8 (1.53%) SaaS
6 7 (1.34%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.96%) Figma
8 4 (0.77%) OCI
9 3 (0.57%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (0.38%) Asana
10 2 (0.38%) BigCommerce
10 2 (0.38%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.38%) GCP
10 2 (0.38%) Miro
10 2 (0.38%) Snowflake
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.19%) Google Sheets
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Salesforce Einstein
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.41%) Power BI
2 17 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.92%) Apache Arrow
3 10 (1.92%) Big Data
3 10 (1.92%) Dremio
3 10 (1.92%) Tableau
4 9 (1.72%) Data Lake
5 5 (0.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.38%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (0.38%) Apache Ignite
6 2 (0.38%) Metadata
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.19%) MySQL
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 35 (6.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.19%) JMeter
3 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 170 (32.57%) Finance
2 134 (25.67%) Social Skills
3 90 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (13.98%) Front Office
4 73 (13.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 66 (12.64%) Banking
6 30 (5.75%) Legal
7 28 (5.36%) Investment Banking
8 24 (4.60%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (4.21%) Retail
10 21 (4.02%) Law
11 20 (3.83%) Back Office
12 18 (3.45%) Public Sector
13 16 (3.07%) Influencing Skills
14 13 (2.49%) Documentation Skills
15 12 (2.30%) Retail Banking
16 11 (2.11%) Advertising
17 8 (1.53%) Marketing
18 7 (1.34%) Publishing
19 6 (1.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.15%) .NET
1 6 (1.15%) XML
2 5 (0.96%) .NET Framework
2 5 (0.96%) React
3 4 (0.77%) Laravel
3 4 (0.77%) Next.js
3 4 (0.77%) React Native
4 3 (0.57%) XSLT
5 2 (0.38%) ADO
5 2 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.38%) JSON
6 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.19%) Kafka
6 1 (0.19%) Lightning Web Components
6 1 (0.19%) PySpark
6 1 (0.19%) REST
6 1 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 100 (19.16%) Product Ownership
2 74 (14.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 72 (13.79%) Fixed Income
4 71 (13.60%) Equities
5 63 (12.07%) Derivative
6 62 (11.88%) Hedge funds
7 25 (4.79%) Reinsurance
8 15 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
12 3 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.57%) FMCG
12 3 (0.57%) Onboarding
12 3 (0.57%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.38%) PMI
13 2 (0.38%) PropTech
13 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (42.15%) Agile
2 161 (30.84%) Business Analysis
3 82 (15.71%) User Stories
4 78 (14.94%) Requirements Gathering
5 77 (14.75%) Analytics
6 73 (13.98%) Roadmaps
7 69 (13.22%) Investment Management
7 69 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 67 (12.84%) Asset Management
8 67 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
9 59 (11.30%) Machine Learning
10 58 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
11 50 (9.58%) Workshop Facilitation
12 47 (9.00%) Project Management
12 47 (9.00%) Waterfall
13 44 (8.43%) Change Management
14 40 (7.66%) Use Case
15 39 (7.47%) Scrum
16 38 (7.28%) Fintech
17 36 (6.90%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (26.44%) SQL
2 78 (14.94%) Python
3 7 (1.34%) Java
4 4 (0.77%) PHP
5 3 (0.57%) VBA
6 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.19%) C#
7 1 (0.19%) JCL
7 1 (0.19%) R
7 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (16.67%) Degree
2 24 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.53%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.15%) CBAP
6 6 (1.15%) DBS Check
6 6 (1.15%) PMP
7 5 (0.96%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.77%) CFA
8 4 (0.77%) CIMA
8 4 (0.77%) ISEB
9 3 (0.57%) IIBA
9 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ACCA
10 1 (0.19%) APMP
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.72%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) ISO 20022
3 5 (0.96%) PSD2
4 4 (0.77%) IFRS
4 4 (0.77%) IFRS 17
4 4 (0.77%) PMO
4 4 (0.77%) SLA
5 3 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
5 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.57%) EMIR
5 3 (0.57%) MiFID
6 2 (0.38%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.19%) Grafana
2 1 (0.19%) Kibana
2 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (4.60%) Bloomberg
2 23 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.64%) Salesforce
4 15 (2.87%) Oracle
5 14 (2.68%) BISAM
6 9 (1.72%) SAP
7 6 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.96%) ION Trading
9 4 (0.77%) Marketo
10 3 (0.57%) Conga
11 2 (0.38%) Adobe
11 2 (0.38%) Google
11 2 (0.38%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.38%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.38%) Triple Point
12 1 (0.19%) Charles River
12 1 (0.19%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.19%) NEC
12 1 (0.19%) OpenLink
12 1 (0.19%) Reuters