Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 667 650 742
Rank change year-on-year -17 +92 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 142 194 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 61 101
London median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +16.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £52,500 £44,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £59,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% +2.27% -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 64,356 70,169 73,801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 94.64% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,594 54,891 63,928
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 October 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 October 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 -8 39 £75,000 +3.45% 3
West London +40 1 £45,000 -28.00%
South London +1 1 £65,000 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 105 (73.94%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (54.23%) Business Analysis
3 55 (38.73%) Finance
4 40 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (27.46%) Scrum
6 37 (26.06%) User Stories
7 33 (23.24%) SDLC
7 33 (23.24%) Project Management
8 29 (20.42%) Mentoring
9 27 (19.01%) Banking
10 26 (18.31%) Change Management
10 26 (18.31%) Waterfall
11 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (14.79%) Line Management
13 20 (14.08%) Advertising
14 19 (13.38%) QA
15 18 (12.68%) Retail
16 16 (11.27%) Kanban
16 16 (11.27%) UML
17 14 (9.86%) Business Process Modelling
17 14 (9.86%) ISEB
17 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (9.15%) Decision-Making
18 13 (9.15%) User Experience
19 12 (8.45%) BPMN
19 12 (8.45%) Use Case
20 11 (7.75%) Telecoms
20 11 (7.75%) FMCG
20 11 (7.75%) People Management
20 11 (7.75%) Problem-Solving

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 (4.23%) Confluence
2 4 (2.82%) Appian
3 2 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) JIRA
2 3 (2.11%) YouTrack
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (38.73%) Finance
2 27 (19.01%) Banking
3 20 (14.08%) Advertising
4 18 (12.68%) Retail
5 11 (7.75%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.52%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.82%) Legal
8 3 (2.11%) Front Office
8 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.11%) Marketing
9 2 (1.41%) Back Office
9 2 (1.41%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
1 5 (3.52%) Web Services
2 4 (2.82%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.70%) HTML
3 1 (0.70%) HTML5
3 1 (0.70%) REST
3 1 (0.70%) SOAP
3 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.15%) User Experience
3 11 (7.75%) FMCG
4 9 (6.34%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.52%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.11%) Derivative
9 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.41%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.41%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.41%) Robotics
9 2 (1.41%) Tandem
10 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (73.94%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (54.23%) Business Analysis
3 40 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (27.46%) Scrum
5 37 (26.06%) User Stories
6 33 (23.24%) Project Management
6 33 (23.24%) SDLC
7 29 (20.42%) Mentoring
8 26 (18.31%) Change Management
8 26 (18.31%) Waterfall
9 21 (14.79%) Line Management
10 16 (11.27%) Kanban
10 16 (11.27%) UML
11 14 (9.86%) Business Process Modelling
11 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (9.15%) Decision-Making
13 12 (8.45%) BPMN
13 12 (8.45%) Use Case
14 11 (7.75%) People Management
14 11 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.23%) SQL
2 4 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.70%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) Python
4 1 (0.70%) R
4 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) ISEB
2 6 (4.23%) Degree
3 3 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.41%) ACCA
4 2 (1.41%) APMP
4 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.70%) CBAP
5 1 (0.70%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.38%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) PMO
2 3 (2.11%) SEPA
3 2 (1.41%) IFRS
3 2 (1.41%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.70%) GDPR
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (4.23%) SAP
2 5 (3.52%) Pega
2 5 (3.52%) WorldPay
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.82%) Oracle
4 3 (2.11%) IBM
5 2 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) ATG
6 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.70%) Calypso
6 1 (0.70%) FNZ
6 1 (0.70%) hybris
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.70%) Sitecore