Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 484 465
Rank change year-on-year +93 -19 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 558 399 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.74% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 348 354 463
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,375 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.04%

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 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in London

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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 +16 94 £66,000 +5.60% 7
West London +1 16 £67,500 -3.57%
South London -4 9 £50,000 - 1
East London - 4 £57,500 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 317 (56.81%) Business Analysis
2 297 (53.23%) Finance
3 225 (40.32%) Banking
4 211 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
5 210 (37.63%) Analytical Skills
6 195 (34.95%) Investment Banking
7 192 (34.41%) Asset Management
8 173 (31.00%) Wealth Management
9 170 (30.47%) Retail Banking
10 163 (29.21%) Project Management
11 147 (26.34%) SDLC
12 93 (16.67%) SQL
13 90 (16.13%) Degree
14 70 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (11.29%) JIRA
15 63 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 59 (10.57%) User Stories
17 58 (10.39%) Translating Business Requirements
18 57 (10.22%) Management Information System
19 55 (9.86%) QA
20 50 (8.96%) Microsoft
21 46 (8.24%) Programme Management
21 46 (8.24%) Legal
21 46 (8.24%) Marketing
22 45 (8.06%) Scrum
23 41 (7.35%) Use Case
23 41 (7.35%) Analytics
24 40 (7.17%) E-Commerce
24 40 (7.17%) CRM
25 39 (6.99%) Business Intelligence

Senior 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 21 (3.76%) Confluence
2 7 (1.25%) CMS
3 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
Applications
1 37 (6.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (5.02%) MS Visio
3 25 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.51%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.97%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.25%) BigMachines
4 5 (0.90%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.72%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.72%) VisionPLUS
6 3 (0.54%) Sonata
7 2 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.36%) Endur
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.36%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.36%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.43%) SaaS
2 7 (1.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 7 (1.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (0.54%) Trello
4 2 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.72%) CHAP
2 3 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.23%) Big Data
2 17 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.36%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) Looker
Development Applications
1 63 (11.29%) JIRA
2 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.36%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 297 (53.23%) Finance
2 225 (40.32%) Banking
3 195 (34.95%) Investment Banking
4 170 (30.47%) Retail Banking
5 46 (8.24%) Legal
5 46 (8.24%) Marketing
6 38 (6.81%) Retail
7 27 (4.84%) Publishing
8 26 (4.66%) Back Office
9 24 (4.30%) Front Office
10 21 (3.76%) Advertising
11 4 (0.72%) Automotive
11 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.72%) Games
11 4 (0.72%) International Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.36%) Law
13 2 (0.36%) Retail Finance
13 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.87%) .NET
2 13 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.25%) WinForms
5 5 (0.90%) COM
5 5 (0.90%) Middleware
5 5 (0.90%) REST
6 4 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (0.54%) SOAP
7 3 (0.54%) Web Services
7 3 (0.54%) XML
8 2 (0.36%) ADO
8 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.36%) JSON
8 2 (0.36%) RAML
9 1 (0.18%) IDoc
9 1 (0.18%) Velocity
9 1 (0.18%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 210 (37.63%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (10.22%) Management Information System
3 37 (6.63%) Credit Risk
4 36 (6.45%) Derivative
5 34 (6.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (5.20%) Equities
6 29 (5.20%) OTC Derivatives
7 28 (5.02%) Fintech
8 21 (3.76%) Computer Science
9 16 (2.87%) PMI
10 14 (2.51%) User Experience
11 12 (2.15%) DTCC
12 10 (1.79%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (1.25%) Fixed Income
15 6 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (1.08%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.90%) Hedge funds
17 4 (0.72%) Market Risk
18 3 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.54%) Android
1 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (0.54%) Windows
1 3 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (56.81%) Business Analysis
2 211 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (34.41%) Asset Management
4 173 (31.00%) Wealth Management
5 163 (29.21%) Project Management
6 147 (26.34%) SDLC
7 70 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 63 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 59 (10.57%) User Stories
10 58 (10.39%) Translating Business Requirements
11 46 (8.24%) Programme Management
12 45 (8.06%) Scrum
13 41 (7.35%) Analytics
13 41 (7.35%) Use Case
14 40 (7.17%) CRM
14 40 (7.17%) E-Commerce
15 39 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (6.63%) Process Improvement
17 33 (5.91%) Waterfall
18 31 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (1.61%) C
3 7 (1.25%) C#
4 5 (0.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.36%) ABAP
5 2 (0.36%) Java
5 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.36%) PHP
5 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.36%) Python
5 2 (0.36%) Scala
6 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (16.13%) Degree
2 16 (2.87%) CBAP
2 16 (2.87%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.61%) ISEB
5 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.54%) IIBA
7 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.86%) QA
2 28 (5.02%) Basel III
3 8 (1.43%) GAAP
3 8 (1.43%) MiFID
4 7 (1.25%) Solvency II
5 6 (1.08%) GDPR
5 6 (1.08%) PMO
6 4 (0.72%) SEPA
7 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.36%) PSD2
9 1 (0.18%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.63%) SAP
3 31 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (5.38%) Oracle
5 15 (2.69%) Murex
6 12 (2.15%) Trayport
6 12 (2.15%) Xceptor
7 11 (1.97%) Siebel
8 10 (1.79%) Tableau
9 9 (1.61%) Informatica
10 7 (1.25%) Apttus
10 7 (1.25%) Marketo
11 5 (0.90%) Sybase
12 4 (0.72%) Fidessa
12 4 (0.72%) hybris
13 3 (0.54%) Adobe
13 3 (0.54%) Avaloq
13 3 (0.54%) Charles River
13 3 (0.54%) FNZ
13 3 (0.54%) Sitecore