The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Finance Analyst
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 336 265
Rank change year-on-year +52 -71  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 411 354 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.12% 0.88% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.92% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 339 311 512
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28106 33425 35862
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in London

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in London

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in London

Financial 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 Financial Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +66 91 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Beckenham +5 4 £70,000 -
Brentford - 4 £42,500 -
Feltham - 3 £50,000 -
Romford - 3 £50,000 -
Croydon +4 2 £50,000 -
Twickenham -10 1 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Hammersmith -26 1 £65,000 +18.18%
West End of London - 1 £55,000 -
Bromley - 1 £67,500 - 1
Financial Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Financial 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 Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 729 (100.00%) Finance
2 334 (45.82%) SQL
3 279 (38.27%) Banking
4 179 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (19.75%) SQL Server
6 138 (18.93%) Business Analysis
7 135 (18.52%) Degree
8 131 (17.97%) Windows
9 129 (17.70%) Legal
10 112 (15.36%) Asset Management
11 105 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
12 103 (14.13%) Microsoft
13 100 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 91 (12.48%) Retail
15 87 (11.93%) Investment Banking
16 86 (11.80%) QA
17 76 (10.43%) Corporate Banking
18 73 (10.01%) Project Management
18 73 (10.01%) Microsoft Excel
19 72 (9.88%) Back Office
19 72 (9.88%) Retail Banking
20 70 (9.60%) Scrum
21 66 (9.05%) Unix
22 65 (8.92%) Oracle
22 65 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
23 63 (8.64%) Wealth Management
23 63 (8.64%) Equities
24 62 (8.50%) Law
25 56 (7.68%) T-SQL
25 56 (7.68%) C#

Financial 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 29 (3.98%) IIS
2 24 (3.29%) Apache
3 23 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.19%) SAS
5 7 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.69%) Documentum
8 2 (0.27%) CMS
8 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 73 (10.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (3.02%) Stata
4 16 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.96%) EViews
7 6 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 35 (4.80%) Actimize
2 17 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle FAH
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (0.96%) HFM
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 7 (0.96%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.82%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.69%) ION MarketView
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.41%) BrowserStack
4 2 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.65%) Multicast
1 12 (1.65%) Unicast
2 11 (1.51%) DNS
3 10 (1.37%) Firewall
4 9 (1.23%) VPN
5 8 (1.10%) Network Security
6 7 (0.96%) Internet
6 7 (0.96%) LAN
7 6 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (0.82%) Junos
7 6 (0.82%) WAN
8 5 (0.69%) MPLS
8 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.55%) BGP
9 4 (0.55%) DSL
9 4 (0.55%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.55%) OSPF
9 4 (0.55%) SAN
9 4 (0.55%) VPLS
9 4 (0.55%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (3.02%) Power BI
3 22 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (2.06%) QlikView
6 14 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.82%) MS Access
10 5 (0.69%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.55%) Essbase
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.27%) Big Data
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 32 (4.39%) JIRA
2 21 (2.88%) Selenium
2 21 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 9 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 7 (0.96%) SilkPerformer
6 7 (0.96%) SilkTest
7 6 (0.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.69%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.55%) Hudson
9 4 (0.55%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.41%) RequisitePro
11 2 (0.27%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.27%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.27%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 729 (100.00%) Finance
2 279 (38.27%) Banking
3 129 (17.70%) Legal
4 91 (12.48%) Retail
5 87 (11.93%) Investment Banking
6 76 (10.43%) Corporate Banking
7 72 (9.88%) Back Office
7 72 (9.88%) Retail Banking
8 62 (8.50%) Law
9 51 (7.00%) Private Banking
10 47 (6.45%) Front Office
11 34 (4.66%) Marketing
12 24 (3.29%) General Ledger
13 23 (3.16%) Billing
13 23 (3.16%) Financial Institution
14 20 (2.74%) Advertising
15 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.41%) Publishing
17 2 (0.27%) French Language
17 2 (0.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.41%) .NET
2 40 (5.49%) XML
3 22 (3.02%) XSD
4 18 (2.47%) XML Schema
5 15 (2.06%) MDX
6 13 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (1.37%) Web Services
8 8 (1.10%) HTML
8 8 (1.10%) NumPy
8 8 (1.10%) SOAP
9 7 (0.96%) HTML5
9 7 (0.96%) REST
10 6 (0.82%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.82%) CSS
10 6 (0.82%) MSMQ
10 6 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 105 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (8.64%) Equities
3 49 (6.72%) Derivative
4 47 (6.45%) Fixed Income
5 36 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 30 (4.12%) Hedge funds
7 25 (3.43%) Computer Science
8 23 (3.16%) User Experience
9 22 (3.02%) Reinsurance
10 17 (2.33%) Fintech
11 16 (2.19%) Credit Risk
11 16 (2.19%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (1.51%) iPhone
12 11 (1.51%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (1.23%) iPad
13 9 (1.23%) Online Banking
14 8 (1.10%) Equity Risk
15 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 131 (17.97%) Windows
2 66 (9.05%) Unix
3 52 (7.13%) Windows Server
4 31 (4.25%) Linux
5 18 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.82%) Android
7 6 (0.82%) Solaris
7 6 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.69%) AIX
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (18.93%) Business Analysis
3 112 (15.36%) Asset Management
4 100 (13.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (10.01%) Project Management
6 70 (9.60%) Scrum
7 65 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 63 (8.64%) Wealth Management
9 51 (7.00%) Test Automation
10 50 (6.86%) Data Analysis
11 49 (6.72%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 45 (6.17%) DevOps
13 44 (6.04%) User Stories
14 43 (5.90%) Analytics
15 39 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (5.21%) Regression Testing
17 36 (4.94%) Practice Management
17 36 (4.94%) Programme Management
17 36 (4.94%) SDLC
18 34 (4.66%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 334 (45.82%) SQL
2 56 (7.68%) C#
2 56 (7.68%) T-SQL
3 38 (5.21%) Python
4 30 (4.12%) R
5 26 (3.57%) Java
6 24 (3.29%) C++
6 24 (3.29%) MATLAB
7 19 (2.61%) VBA
8 17 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.06%) Bash Shell
9 15 (2.06%) Perl
10 14 (1.92%) Ruby
11 13 (1.78%) Bourne shell
11 13 (1.78%) Korn
11 13 (1.78%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.65%) Tcl
13 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (18.52%) Degree
2 24 (3.29%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (2.33%) ISEB
4 16 (2.19%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.06%) PhD
6 14 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (1.51%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.23%) CISSP
8 9 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.10%) ACCA
9 8 (1.10%) CISM
10 7 (0.96%) CCNP
10 7 (0.96%) CIMA
11 6 (0.82%) CCNA
11 6 (0.82%) CCSA
11 6 (0.82%) CCSE
11 6 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (0.82%) JNCIS
11 6 (0.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (11.80%) QA
2 37 (5.08%) MiFID
3 26 (3.57%) PMO
4 24 (3.29%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (1.37%) IFRS
7 6 (0.82%) Basel II
7 6 (0.82%) COBIT
7 6 (0.82%) SLA
8 5 (0.69%) GDPR
8 5 (0.69%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.41%) Basel III
9 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.27%) EMIR
10 2 (0.27%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.27%) SEPA
11 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 19 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) XenApp
3 2 (0.27%) RACF
4 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.82%) Puppet
3 5 (0.69%) SCCM
4 4 (0.55%) Ansible
4 4 (0.55%) Nagios
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 103 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.92%) Oracle
3 26 (3.57%) Informatica
4 23 (3.16%) Bloomberg
5 21 (2.88%) Tableau
6 20 (2.74%) SAP
7 15 (2.06%) Cognos
8 14 (1.92%) Splunk
9 13 (1.78%) Citrix
10 10 (1.37%) IBM
11 9 (1.23%) Reuters
12 8 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.10%) Cisco
12 8 (1.10%) Hyperion
13 7 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.96%) Borland
13 7 (0.96%) CODA
13 7 (0.96%) IFS
13 7 (0.96%) Juniper
13 7 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
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