Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 669 724
Rank change year-on-year +4 +55 -70
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 153 191 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 118 83 149
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,392 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,000 £85,500
England median annual salary £61,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.92% +9.09% -4.35%

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 66,544 70,456 77,772
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 94.99% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53,993 55,919 67,608
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%

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 18 August 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 18 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 -2 47 £70,000 -3.45% 4
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 111 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 46 (30.07%) Scrum
4 44 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (28.10%) Finance
6 37 (24.18%) Mentoring
7 35 (22.88%) Waterfall
8 30 (19.61%) SDLC
8 30 (19.61%) Banking
9 29 (18.95%) Project Management
10 25 (16.34%) Kanban
11 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (12.42%) JIRA
13 17 (11.11%) Decision-Making
13 17 (11.11%) Line Management
13 17 (11.11%) QA
14 16 (10.46%) Retail
14 16 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (9.80%) User Experience
15 15 (9.80%) User Stories
16 14 (9.15%) Coaching
16 14 (9.15%) Requirements Analysis
16 14 (9.15%) Change Management
17 12 (7.84%) Data Analysis
17 12 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
17 12 (7.84%) Pega
18 11 (7.19%) WorldPay
18 11 (7.19%) Product Management
18 11 (7.19%) Test Planning
18 11 (7.19%) Advertising

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 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.61%) Appian
2 4 (2.61%) Confluence
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.65%) Summit
2 1 (0.65%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.27%) Trello
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (12.42%) JIRA
2 6 (3.92%) YouTrack
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (28.10%) Finance
2 30 (19.61%) Banking
3 16 (10.46%) Retail
4 11 (7.19%) Advertising
5 9 (5.88%) Legal
6 8 (5.23%) Back Office
7 6 (3.92%) Marketing
8 4 (2.61%) Front Office
8 4 (2.61%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.61%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Games
9 2 (1.31%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.58%) .NET
1 7 (4.58%) Web Services
2 4 (2.61%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) HTML5
3 1 (0.65%) Node.js
3 1 (0.65%) REST
3 1 (0.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.80%) User Experience
3 8 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.31%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.31%) Derivative
6 2 (1.31%) FMCG
6 2 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.31%) Online Games
6 2 (1.31%) Robotics
6 2 (1.31%) Social Media
6 2 (1.31%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.31%) Tandem
7 1 (0.65%) EMV
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
7 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.65%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 46 (30.07%) Scrum
4 44 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (24.18%) Mentoring
6 35 (22.88%) Waterfall
7 30 (19.61%) SDLC
8 29 (18.95%) Project Management
9 25 (16.34%) Kanban
10 17 (11.11%) Decision-Making
10 17 (11.11%) Line Management
11 16 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (9.80%) User Stories
13 14 (9.15%) Change Management
13 14 (9.15%) Coaching
13 14 (9.15%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (7.84%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (7.19%) Test Planning
15 11 (7.19%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.92%) C#
2 5 (3.27%) SQL
3 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.65%) C
5 1 (0.65%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.65%) Python
5 1 (0.65%) R
5 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.92%) ISEB
3 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.31%) ACCA
4 2 (1.31%) CBAP
4 2 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.65%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) GDPR
3 2 (1.31%) IFRS
3 2 (1.31%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.31%) SEPA
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (7.84%) Pega
2 11 (7.19%) WorldPay
3 7 (4.58%) SAP
4 6 (3.92%) IBM
4 6 (3.92%) Oracle
5 3 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.31%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) Calypso
7 1 (0.65%) FNZ
7 1 (0.65%) Murex
7 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com