Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

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

Lead Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 714 677 717
Rank change year-on-year -37 +40 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 115 134 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 112 173
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% -3.10%
10th Percentile £55,500 £55,125 £45,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%

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 65,893 65,232 79,332
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 95.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,029 54,626 68,655
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%

Lead Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Business Analyst in London

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 -18 31 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East London - 5 £80,000 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 69 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (54.78%) Business Analysis
3 38 (33.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (30.43%) Scrum
5 31 (26.96%) Waterfall
6 25 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 25 (21.74%) Banking
6 25 (21.74%) Finance
7 20 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (16.52%) Kanban
9 17 (14.78%) SDLC
10 16 (13.91%) JIRA
11 15 (13.04%) QA
11 15 (13.04%) Use Case
12 14 (12.17%) Retail
13 13 (11.30%) Data Analysis
13 13 (11.30%) Oracle
13 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
13 13 (11.30%) User Experience
14 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (10.43%) Decision-Making
14 12 (10.43%) IBM
14 12 (10.43%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (10.43%) Marketing
14 12 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (9.57%) Pega
15 11 (9.57%) Product Management
16 10 (8.70%) Test Planning
16 10 (8.70%) WorldPay
16 10 (8.70%) Project Management

Lead 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 6 (5.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Eloqua
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (6.09%) Unica
3 4 (3.48%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.87%) Summit
4 1 (0.87%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.35%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) JIRA
2 7 (6.09%) YouTrack
3 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (21.74%) Banking
1 25 (21.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Retail
3 12 (10.43%) Marketing
4 8 (6.96%) Back Office
4 8 (6.96%) Legal
5 6 (5.22%) Front Office
6 4 (3.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Games
7 2 (1.74%) Publishing
7 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Advertising
8 1 (0.87%) Automotive
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) Law
8 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) .NET
1 6 (5.22%) Web Services
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) HTML5
3 4 (3.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) User Experience
2 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.48%) Derivative
5 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.74%) Equities
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) Online Games
6 2 (1.74%) Robotics
6 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.74%) Social Media
6 2 (1.74%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.74%) Tandem
7 1 (0.87%) EMV
7 1 (0.87%) EPoS
7 1 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.87%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (54.78%) Business Analysis
3 38 (33.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (30.43%) Scrum
5 31 (26.96%) Waterfall
6 25 (21.74%) Mentoring
7 20 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (16.52%) Kanban
9 17 (14.78%) SDLC
10 15 (13.04%) Use Case
11 13 (11.30%) Data Analysis
11 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.43%) Decision-Making
12 12 (10.43%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (9.57%) Product Management
14 10 (8.70%) Project Management
14 10 (8.70%) Test Planning
15 9 (7.83%) CRM
15 9 (7.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) C#
2 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.61%) SQL
4 2 (1.74%) C
5 1 (0.87%) Java
5 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.87%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) R
5 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) CBAP
2 3 (2.61%) ISEB
3 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.87%) IIBA
4 1 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.74%) PMO
3 2 (1.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Oracle
2 12 (10.43%) IBM
3 11 (9.57%) Pega
4 10 (8.70%) WorldPay
5 7 (6.09%) SAP
6 6 (5.22%) Adobe
7 5 (4.35%) Google
7 5 (4.35%) hybris
7 5 (4.35%) Reuters
8 4 (3.48%) Charles River
8 4 (3.48%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.87%) Calypso
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.87%) Murex
9 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com