Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Business Analyst was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 707 689 687
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 102 123 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 116 195
London median annual salary £80,000 £63,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.98% -5.93% +4.65%
10th Percentile £57,500 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £98,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,760
% change year-on-year - +5.71% -5.40%

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 66,027 66,743 82,512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.91% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54,561 56,860 70,540
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 £90,000 £87,500 £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 18 February 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 February 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 -34 20 £75,000 +20.00% 3
East London - 5 £80,000 -
South London - 1 £50,000 -
Lead Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 73 (71.57%) Business Analysis
2 62 (60.78%) Finance
3 42 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (40.20%) Banking
5 39 (38.24%) SDLC
6 36 (35.29%) Investment Banking
7 35 (34.31%) Asset Management
8 32 (31.37%) Project Management
9 29 (28.43%) Retail Banking
9 29 (28.43%) Wealth Management
10 24 (23.53%) Front Office
11 21 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (18.63%) Software Delivery
13 15 (14.71%) Use Case
14 14 (13.73%) Strategic Thinking
15 12 (11.76%) QA
16 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
17 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
17 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
17 10 (9.80%) Fixed Income
17 10 (9.80%) Equities
17 10 (9.80%) SQL
17 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
18 9 (8.82%) Oracle
18 9 (8.82%) Marketing
19 8 (7.84%) Eloqua
19 8 (7.84%) Analytics
19 8 (7.84%) JIRA
19 8 (7.84%) CRM

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 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Eloqua
2 7 (6.86%) Unica
3 4 (3.92%) thinkFolio
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.96%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.96%) ERwin
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.96%) YouTrack
General
1 62 (60.78%) Finance
2 41 (40.20%) Banking
3 36 (35.29%) Investment Banking
4 29 (28.43%) Retail Banking
5 24 (23.53%) Front Office
6 9 (8.82%) Marketing
7 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
8 4 (3.92%) Retail
9 2 (1.96%) Legal
9 2 (1.96%) Publishing
10 1 (0.98%) Advertising
10 1 (0.98%) Automotive
10 1 (0.98%) Back Office
10 1 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) CSS
1 4 (3.92%) HTML
1 4 (3.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) Equities
2 10 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.90%) User Experience
4 4 (3.92%) Derivative
4 4 (3.92%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.94%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.98%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (71.57%) Business Analysis
2 39 (38.24%) SDLC
3 35 (34.31%) Asset Management
4 32 (31.37%) Project Management
5 29 (28.43%) Wealth Management
6 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (18.63%) Software Delivery
8 15 (14.71%) Use Case
9 14 (13.73%) Strategic Thinking
10 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
11 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.84%) Analytics
12 8 (7.84%) CRM
13 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
13 7 (6.86%) Migration
13 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2
14 6 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) SQL
2 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) CBAP
3 2 (1.96%) IIBA
3 2 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (1.96%) PMO
5 1 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.98%) EMIR
5 1 (0.98%) GDPR
5 1 (0.98%) IFRS
5 1 (0.98%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.98%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle
2 7 (6.86%) IBM
3 6 (5.88%) Adobe
4 5 (4.90%) hybris
4 5 (4.90%) Reuters
5 4 (3.92%) Charles River
5 4 (3.92%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.94%) Google
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.96%) Cognos
7 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.96%) SAP
7 2 (1.96%) Tableau
8 1 (0.98%) Ab Initio