Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £79,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 750 672
Rank change year-on-year +89 -78 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 183 94 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 215
London median annual salary £79,250 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £89,375 £94,375 £91,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +4.17%

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 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +21 21 £80,000 +18.52% 2
East London - 3 - -
South London - 2 - -
West London +9 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Lead Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 153 (83.61%) Business Analysis
2 147 (80.33%) Finance
3 128 (69.95%) SDLC
4 121 (66.12%) Banking
5 117 (63.93%) Asset Management
6 115 (62.84%) Investment Banking
7 111 (60.66%) Analytical Skills
8 97 (53.01%) Project Management
9 94 (51.37%) Retail Banking
9 94 (51.37%) Wealth Management
10 59 (32.24%) Front Office
11 49 (26.78%) Software Delivery
12 46 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (24.59%) Strategic Thinking
14 29 (15.85%) Equities
15 28 (15.30%) SQL
16 26 (14.21%) Fixed Income
17 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (13.66%) JIRA
18 24 (13.11%) Waterfall
19 20 (10.93%) PRINCE2
20 19 (10.38%) SharePoint
20 19 (10.38%) TDD
20 19 (10.38%) Data Mapping
20 19 (10.38%) Hedge funds
21 17 (9.29%) Data Flow Diagram
21 17 (9.29%) Fund Management
21 17 (9.29%) Financial Institution
21 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Project
21 17 (9.29%) PRINCE

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 19 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.19%) CMS
3 2 (1.09%) SAS
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.09%) Unica
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.55%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.55%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.55%) BlueKai
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.55%) PaaS
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.09%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (13.66%) JIRA
2 4 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.09%) ERwin
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 147 (80.33%) Finance
2 121 (66.12%) Banking
3 115 (62.84%) Investment Banking
4 94 (51.37%) Retail Banking
5 59 (32.24%) Front Office
6 17 (9.29%) Financial Institution
7 10 (5.46%) Retail
8 5 (2.73%) Marketing
9 4 (2.19%) Back Office
9 4 (2.19%) International Banking
10 2 (1.09%) Legal
11 1 (0.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 111 (60.66%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (15.85%) Equities
3 26 (14.21%) Fixed Income
4 19 (10.38%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.19%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.09%) Derivative
6 2 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (83.61%) Business Analysis
2 128 (69.95%) SDLC
3 117 (63.93%) Asset Management
4 97 (53.01%) Project Management
5 94 (51.37%) Wealth Management
6 49 (26.78%) Software Delivery
7 46 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (24.59%) Strategic Thinking
9 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (13.11%) Waterfall
11 20 (10.93%) PRINCE2
12 19 (10.38%) Data Mapping
12 19 (10.38%) TDD
13 17 (9.29%) Data Flow Diagram
13 17 (9.29%) Fund Management
13 17 (9.29%) PRINCE
14 16 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (8.20%) E-Commerce
16 13 (7.10%) Mentoring
17 12 (6.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.30%) SQL
2 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (2.73%) Degree
2 4 (2.19%) ISEB
3 2 (1.09%) CBAP
3 2 (1.09%) IIBA
4 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) QA
2 6 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.28%) MiFID
3 5 (2.73%) IFRS
4 4 (2.19%) SLA
5 2 (1.09%) EMIR
5 2 (1.09%) PMO
6 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.55%) GDPR
6 1 (0.55%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (2.73%) Oracle
1 5 (2.73%) SAP
2 4 (2.19%) Cognizant
2 4 (2.19%) hybris
3 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe
4 2 (1.09%) Cognos
4 2 (1.09%) IBM
4 2 (1.09%) Tableau
5 1 (0.55%) Facebook
5 1 (0.55%) IFS
5 1 (0.55%) Twitter