Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 638 516 532
Rank change year-on-year -122 +16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 188 375 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 171 201 364
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £47,750 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.55% -2.00% -

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 66,165 70,272 77,901
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 94.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53,697 55,726 67,671
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -50 53 £65,000 +18.18% 3
West London +29 33 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South London -1 4 £38,000 -20.00% 1
East London - 3 £62,500 - 1
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 16 August 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.

1 106 (56.38%) Business Analysis
2 64 (34.04%) Finance
3 59 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (22.87%) SQL
5 40 (21.28%) Degree
6 37 (19.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (18.09%) SDLC
8 27 (14.36%) Banking
9 25 (13.30%) Project Management
10 22 (11.70%) Computer Science
11 21 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (11.17%) User Stories
11 21 (11.17%) Data Analysis
12 20 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (9.57%) Data Modelling
14 17 (9.04%) Change Management
15 16 (8.51%) Front Office
16 15 (7.98%) Validation
16 15 (7.98%) Microsoft Excel
17 14 (7.45%) Scrum
17 14 (7.45%) Time Management
18 13 (6.91%) Use Case
19 12 (6.38%) Credit Risk
19 12 (6.38%) Waterfall
19 12 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
19 12 (6.38%) Document Management
19 12 (6.38%) Retail
19 12 (6.38%) Derivative
20 11 (5.85%) Systems Analysis

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 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.72%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) TrackWise
2 4 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.53%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.53%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.19%) Veeva
2 4 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.60%) Office 365
3 3 (1.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Force.com
4 1 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.06%) SMS
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.19%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.66%) Blockchain
3 4 (2.13%) EDMS
4 3 (1.60%) Big Data
4 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.19%) JIRA
2 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
General
1 64 (34.04%) Finance
2 27 (14.36%) Banking
3 16 (8.51%) Front Office
4 12 (6.38%) Retail
5 9 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (4.26%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.72%) Legal
8 4 (2.13%) Law
9 3 (1.60%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.06%) Back Office
10 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.13%) XML
2 2 (1.06%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.53%) FpML
3 1 (0.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.38%) Credit Risk
3 12 (6.38%) Derivative
4 10 (5.32%) Fintech
5 6 (3.19%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.66%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (1.60%) Equities
8 3 (1.60%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.06%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.06%) PMI
9 2 (1.06%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.53%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (0.53%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.53%) Linux
1 1 (0.53%) Windows
1 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (56.38%) Business Analysis
2 59 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (18.09%) SDLC
5 25 (13.30%) Project Management
6 21 (11.17%) Data Analysis
6 21 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (11.17%) User Stories
7 20 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (9.57%) Data Modelling
9 17 (9.04%) Change Management
10 15 (7.98%) Validation
11 14 (7.45%) Scrum
11 14 (7.45%) Time Management
12 13 (6.91%) Use Case
13 12 (6.38%) Document Management
13 12 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
13 12 (6.38%) Waterfall
14 11 (5.85%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (5.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.87%) SQL
2 4 (2.13%) VBA
3 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (21.28%) Degree
2 11 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.26%) ISEB
4 6 (3.19%) CFA
5 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) APMP
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) QA
2 7 (3.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (3.72%) GxP
3 5 (2.66%) MiFID
4 3 (1.60%) PMO
5 2 (1.06%) Basel II
5 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (4.26%) Oracle
2 7 (3.72%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.60%) Bloomberg
4 3 (1.60%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.06%) Informatica
5 2 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.06%) Tableau
6 1 (0.53%) Aderant
6 1 (0.53%) Casewise
6 1 (0.53%) Murex
6 1 (0.53%) SunGard
6 1 (0.53%) Unisys
6 1 (0.53%) Workday