Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 582 600 572
Rank change year-on-year +18 -28 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 230 212 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.32% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 155 191 315
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +3.63%

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 66,027 66,743 82,512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.91% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54,561 56,860 70,540
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 £90,000 £87,500 £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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -28 53 £60,000 - 4
West London +11 4 £56,500 -5.83% 3
East London - 4 £54,633 -
IT Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 123 (53.48%) Finance
1 123 (53.48%) Business Analysis
2 83 (36.09%) Banking
3 82 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (33.48%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (32.17%) Investment Banking
6 70 (30.43%) Project Management
7 69 (30.00%) Asset Management
8 66 (28.70%) SDLC
9 58 (25.22%) Degree
10 53 (23.04%) Retail Banking
11 52 (22.61%) Wealth Management
11 52 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (21.30%) SQL
13 42 (18.26%) Data Analysis
14 31 (13.48%) Data Modelling
15 30 (13.04%) KYC
16 29 (12.61%) Use Case
17 28 (12.17%) QA
17 28 (12.17%) PRINCE2
18 24 (10.43%) Workflow
18 24 (10.43%) Front Office
18 24 (10.43%) Client Onboarding
19 23 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
19 23 (10.00%) Reference Data
19 23 (10.00%) User Stories
20 21 (9.13%) Waterfall
20 21 (9.13%) JIRA
21 20 (8.70%) Migration
21 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel

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 7 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.17%) CMS
2 5 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) thinkFolio
2 7 (3.04%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (3.04%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.87%) Kondor
3 2 (0.87%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) SaaS
2 2 (0.87%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.87%) Lucidchart
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) Slack
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.17%) Extranet
1 5 (2.17%) Intranet
2 2 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.30%) MS Access
2 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.87%) DataStage
4 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (9.13%) JIRA
2 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 123 (53.48%) Finance
2 83 (36.09%) Banking
3 74 (32.17%) Investment Banking
4 53 (23.04%) Retail Banking
5 24 (10.43%) Front Office
6 18 (7.83%) Legal
7 12 (5.22%) Retail
8 7 (3.04%) Back Office
9 6 (2.61%) Advertising
10 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.30%) Marketing
11 3 (1.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.87%) Law
13 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.17%) XML
2 3 (1.30%) .NET
3 2 (0.87%) JSON
4 1 (0.43%) FpML
4 1 (0.43%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) HTML5
4 1 (0.43%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 77 (33.48%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 18 (7.83%) Equities
3 18 (7.83%) Fixed Income
4 16 (6.96%) Derivative
4 16 (6.96%) Virtual Team
5 15 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.78%) Credit Risk
6 11 (4.78%) Fintech
7 7 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.17%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.74%) PMI
9 4 (1.74%) User Experience
10 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.30%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.87%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.43%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) Unix
2 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (53.48%) Business Analysis
2 82 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (30.43%) Project Management
4 69 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 66 (28.70%) SDLC
6 52 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (22.61%) Wealth Management
7 42 (18.26%) Data Analysis
8 31 (13.48%) Data Modelling
9 30 (13.04%) KYC
10 29 (12.61%) Use Case
11 28 (12.17%) PRINCE2
12 24 (10.43%) Client Onboarding
12 24 (10.43%) Workflow
13 23 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (10.00%) User Stories
14 21 (9.13%) Waterfall
15 20 (8.70%) Migration
16 18 (7.83%) Data Management
16 18 (7.83%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.30%) SQL
2 6 (2.61%) Java
2 6 (2.61%) VBA
3 4 (1.74%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.87%) C
4 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
4 2 (0.87%) R
4 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (25.22%) Degree
2 16 (6.96%) PMI Certification
3 12 (5.22%) ISEB
3 12 (5.22%) PMP
4 5 (2.17%) CFA
4 5 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.30%) CBAP
5 3 (1.30%) IIBA
6 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
7 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.17%) QA
2 18 (7.83%) MiFID
3 13 (5.65%) Data Quality
4 10 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (4.35%) EMIR
5 2 (0.87%) GDPR
5 2 (0.87%) PMO
5 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (3.91%) Charles River
3 5 (2.17%) Informatica
3 5 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.30%) Talend
5 2 (0.87%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.87%) OpenText
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle
5 2 (0.87%) Pega
5 2 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.43%) hybris
6 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.43%) Murex
6 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau
6 1 (0.43%) Thunderhead