Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £65,000 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.

Senior Business Analyst
England > London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 501 430 465
Rank change year-on-year -71 +35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 343 517 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.73% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 265 305 417
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £48,000 £51,250 £47,300
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% +9.09%

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%

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 18 August 2018.

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 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 -54 68 £66,000 +1.54% 4
West London +30 21 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South London -14 8 £49,500 -16.46%
East London - 4 £62,500 - 1
North London +4 1 - -
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 164 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (44.90%) Business Analysis
3 134 (39.07%) Finance
4 86 (25.07%) Problem-Solving
5 83 (24.20%) Project Management
6 75 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 74 (21.57%) User Stories
8 73 (21.28%) Degree
9 67 (19.53%) SDLC
10 66 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (15.45%) Scrum
12 51 (14.87%) Waterfall
13 49 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 42 (12.24%) JIRA
15 40 (11.66%) Mentoring
16 39 (11.37%) Microsoft
17 38 (11.08%) Change Management
18 36 (10.50%) Banking
19 35 (10.20%) SQL
20 32 (9.33%) CRM
21 31 (9.04%) Retail
22 30 (8.75%) Confluence
23 27 (7.87%) E-Commerce
24 24 (7.00%) User Experience
25 23 (6.71%) Coaching
25 23 (6.71%) MS Visio
26 22 (6.41%) SAP
27 21 (6.12%) Oracle
27 21 (6.12%) ISEB
27 21 (6.12%) Wireframes

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 30 (8.75%) Confluence
2 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (6.71%) MS Visio
2 20 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (4.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.21%) SAP CRM
2 10 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.04%) SAP HCM
3 7 (2.04%) SAP HR
4 6 (1.75%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (1.46%) Infor CRM
5 5 (1.46%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.17%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.58%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.29%) BondVision
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.29%) Sonata
8 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.04%) SaaS
3 7 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
4 6 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.96%) Big Data
2 12 (3.50%) Oracle Database
2 12 (3.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.58%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.58%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (0.58%) Power BI
6 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (12.24%) JIRA
2 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
General
1 134 (39.07%) Finance
2 36 (10.50%) Banking
3 31 (9.04%) Retail
4 15 (4.37%) Advertising
5 14 (4.08%) Publishing
6 11 (3.21%) Back Office
6 11 (3.21%) Games
7 10 (2.92%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.92%) Front Office
8 8 (2.33%) Automotive
8 8 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.33%) Marketing
9 7 (2.04%) Billing
9 7 (2.04%) Legal
10 6 (1.75%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.17%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.17%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.21%) .NET
2 9 (2.62%) RESTful
3 7 (2.04%) Web Services
4 5 (1.46%) COM
4 5 (1.46%) Mason
5 3 (0.87%) CSS
5 3 (0.87%) HTML
5 3 (0.87%) J2EE
6 2 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.58%) Swagger
7 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.29%) Flash
7 1 (0.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.00%) User Experience
3 19 (5.54%) Fintech
4 17 (4.96%) Reinsurance
5 12 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.50%) Virtual Team
6 11 (3.21%) SWIFT
7 10 (2.92%) PMI
8 7 (2.04%) Equities
8 7 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.04%) FMCG
8 7 (2.04%) Learning Management System
9 6 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.75%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.17%) Derivative
11 4 (1.17%) Swaptions
12 3 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.87%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.87%) Linux
1 3 (0.87%) Unix
2 1 (0.29%) Android
2 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (44.90%) Business Analysis
3 86 (25.07%) Problem-Solving
4 83 (24.20%) Project Management
5 75 (21.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 74 (21.57%) User Stories
7 67 (19.53%) SDLC
8 53 (15.45%) Scrum
9 51 (14.87%) Waterfall
10 49 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 40 (11.66%) Mentoring
12 38 (11.08%) Change Management
13 32 (9.33%) CRM
14 27 (7.87%) E-Commerce
15 23 (6.71%) Coaching
16 21 (6.12%) Wireframes
17 20 (5.83%) Asset Management
17 20 (5.83%) Software Delivery
18 19 (5.54%) B2B
18 19 (5.54%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.20%) SQL
2 12 (3.50%) C#
3 6 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.46%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.17%) Java
6 3 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (21.28%) Degree
2 21 (6.12%) ISEB
3 13 (3.79%) CBAP
4 10 (2.92%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.33%) IIBA
6 4 (1.17%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.21%) SEPA
2 9 (2.62%) QA
3 6 (1.75%) PMO
4 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.87%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.58%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.41%) SAP
3 21 (6.12%) Oracle
4 19 (5.54%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.50%) Pega
6 10 (2.92%) Cadence
7 7 (2.04%) Blue Prism
7 7 (2.04%) UiPath
8 6 (1.75%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.75%) WorldPay
9 5 (1.46%) Infor
9 5 (1.46%) Siebel
10 4 (1.17%) Casewise
10 4 (1.17%) Sage
11 3 (0.87%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.87%) Tableau
12 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.58%) Charles River
12 2 (0.58%) Tradeweb
12 2 (0.58%) Workday