Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

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

IT Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 676 624 539
Rank change year-on-year -52 -85 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 149 199 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 129 155 359
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,954 65,346 79,264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 95.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,078 54,708 68,597
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in London

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in London

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in London

IT 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 IT Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Central London -40 42 £58,750 +6.82% 5
West London +15 9 £57,500 +4.55% 1
East London - 6 £62,500 -
South London -12 1 £60,000 +20.00%
North London - 1 £45,000 -
IT Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills 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 IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 82 (55.03%) Business Analysis
2 56 (37.58%) Finance
3 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (24.83%) SDLC
5 32 (21.48%) SQL
6 31 (20.81%) Degree
7 30 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (17.45%) User Stories
10 25 (16.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (16.11%) Data Analysis
12 23 (15.44%) Banking
13 20 (13.42%) Front Office
13 20 (13.42%) Project Management
14 19 (12.75%) Data Modelling
15 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Excel
16 16 (10.74%) Use Case
17 15 (10.07%) Computer Science
18 13 (8.72%) Derivative
18 13 (8.72%) Waterfall
18 13 (8.72%) Change Management
18 13 (8.72%) Retail
19 12 (8.05%) Scrum
19 12 (8.05%) Time Management
20 11 (7.38%) Credit Risk
20 11 (7.38%) JIRA
20 11 (7.38%) E-Commerce
20 11 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
21 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2
21 10 (6.71%) Investment Banking

IT 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 3 (2.01%) Confluence
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.04%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.34%) Kondor
2 1 (0.67%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.67%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Force.com
2 1 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.36%) Blockchain
1 5 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.01%) Big Data
2 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.34%) EDMS
3 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (7.38%) JIRA
2 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (37.58%) Finance
2 23 (15.44%) Banking
3 20 (13.42%) Front Office
4 13 (8.72%) Retail
5 10 (6.71%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.70%) Legal
7 5 (3.36%) Law
8 4 (2.68%) Marketing
9 3 (2.01%) Publishing
10 2 (1.34%) Advertising
10 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.34%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.37%) XML
2 2 (1.34%) .NET
2 2 (1.34%) JSON
3 1 (0.67%) FpML
3 1 (0.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.67%) HTML5
3 1 (0.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.07%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.72%) Derivative
4 11 (7.38%) Credit Risk
5 7 (4.70%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (4.03%) OTC Derivatives
6 6 (4.03%) PMI
7 4 (2.68%) Equities
7 4 (2.68%) Fintech
7 4 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.34%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.34%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.67%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.67%) Windows
1 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (55.03%) Business Analysis
2 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (24.83%) SDLC
4 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (17.45%) User Stories
6 25 (16.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (16.11%) Data Analysis
8 20 (13.42%) Project Management
9 19 (12.75%) Data Modelling
10 16 (10.74%) Use Case
11 13 (8.72%) Change Management
11 13 (8.72%) Waterfall
12 12 (8.05%) Scrum
12 12 (8.05%) Time Management
13 11 (7.38%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2
15 9 (6.04%) Business Process Modelling
15 9 (6.04%) Validation
16 8 (5.37%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.48%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) VBA
3 3 (2.01%) Java
4 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.67%) Python
4 1 (0.67%) R
4 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (20.81%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) CFA
3 6 (4.03%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.34%) CBAP
5 2 (1.34%) MBA
6 1 (0.67%) IIBA
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) MiFID
3 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (2.68%) Bloomberg
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.01%) ION Trading
4 2 (1.34%) Informatica
4 2 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle
4 2 (1.34%) Tableau
5 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.67%) Casewise
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix
5 1 (0.67%) GoldenSource
5 1 (0.67%) hybris
5 1 (0.67%) Murex
5 1 (0.67%) OpenText
5 1 (0.67%) Pega
5 1 (0.67%) Thunderhead