The median annual salary for a Financial Business Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Financial
England / London
Rank 506 569 567
Rank change year-on-year +63 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 61 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 60
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -21.73% +21.05%  

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Business Analyst in London

Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +45 10 £75,000 +36.36%
Beckenham - 2 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Financial Business Analyst
England

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Financial 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 Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) Finance
2 41 (42.71%) Business Analysis
3 25 (26.04%) Banking
4 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (21.88%) SQL
6 18 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 16 (16.67%) MS Office
7 16 (16.67%) User Stories
8 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (15.63%) Degree
9 14 (14.58%) SDLC
10 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (12.50%) QA
11 12 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
11 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.46%) MiFID
12 11 (11.46%) Fixed Income
12 11 (11.46%) Reuters
13 10 (10.42%) Change Management
13 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
13 10 (10.42%) Project Planning
13 10 (10.42%) Use Case
13 10 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (10.42%) Fintech
13 10 (10.42%) Basel III
13 10 (10.42%) Monte Carlo Method
14 9 (9.38%) Reference Data
14 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.38%) Internal Audit

Financial Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.67%) MS Office
3 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.04%) Sonata
1 1 (1.04%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.08%) Big Data
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) MS Access
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.04%) RequisitePro
General
1 96 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (26.04%) Banking
3 9 (9.38%) French Language
3 9 (9.38%) German Language
3 9 (9.38%) Spanish Language
4 6 (6.25%) Back Office
4 6 (6.25%) Legal
5 5 (5.21%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.17%) Retail
7 2 (2.08%) Front Office
7 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.04%) Billing
8 1 (1.04%) Electronics
8 1 (1.04%) Law
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
1 9 (9.38%) XML
2 4 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Fixed Income
3 10 (10.42%) Fintech
4 9 (9.38%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.17%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) APACS
8 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Derivative
8 1 (1.04%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.04%) Pricing Data
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Linux
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Business Analysis
2 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.67%) User Stories
4 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.58%) SDLC
6 12 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
7 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.42%) Change Management
8 10 (10.42%) Monte Carlo Method
8 10 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 10 (10.42%) Translating Business Requirements
8 10 (10.42%) Use Case
9 9 (9.38%) Benchmarking
9 9 (9.38%) Internal Audit
9 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.33%) Business Transformation
10 8 (8.33%) Scrum
10 8 (8.33%) UML
10 8 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.04%) Python
3 1 (1.04%) R
3 1 (1.04%) VB
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PMP
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 11 (11.46%) MiFID
3 10 (10.42%) Basel III
4 3 (3.13%) SEPA
5 2 (2.08%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (2.08%) EMIR
6 1 (1.04%) PMO
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Reuters
2 9 (9.38%) IBM
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle
5 3 (3.13%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.08%) Calypso
7 1 (1.04%) CA
7 1 (1.04%) Charles River
7 1 (1.04%) SAP