Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 512 520 448
Rank change year-on-year +8 -72 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 335 318 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 280 254 440
London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% -3.91% +5.79%
10th Percentile £46,125 £46,400 £47,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +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 66,043 65,419 79,176
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54,124 54,768 68,528
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 £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -42 57 £65,000 +8.33% 3
West London +27 22 £60,000 - 1
South London -9 9 £49,500 -13.91% 1
East London - 6 £62,500 - 1
North London -4 1 £75,000 +87.50%
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (44.18%) Business Analysis
3 117 (34.93%) Finance
4 75 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (22.09%) User Stories
6 68 (20.30%) Degree
7 66 (19.70%) SDLC
8 56 (16.72%) Project Management
9 54 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (15.22%) Scrum
12 49 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 43 (12.84%) JIRA
14 42 (12.54%) SQL
15 33 (9.85%) SAP
15 33 (9.85%) CRM
16 32 (9.55%) Microsoft
16 32 (9.55%) Waterfall
17 31 (9.25%) User Experience
17 31 (9.25%) Banking
18 29 (8.66%) Salesforce.com
19 28 (8.36%) Confluence
20 26 (7.76%) E-Commerce
21 25 (7.46%) Change Management
22 23 (6.87%) Retail
22 23 (6.87%) ISEB
22 23 (6.87%) Use Case
23 22 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
23 22 (6.57%) Wireframes
24 20 (5.97%) Oracle

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 28 (8.36%) Confluence
2 5 (1.49%) CMS
3 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (5.67%) MS Visio
2 13 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.78%) SAP SD
2 12 (3.58%) SAP CRM
3 9 (2.69%) SAP SRM
4 7 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (2.09%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (1.49%) Infor CRM
5 5 (1.49%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.19%) BigMachines
6 4 (1.19%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.60%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.30%) BondVision
8 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 8 (2.39%) SaaS
3 5 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.60%) Trello
7 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) NAS
1 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (4.78%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.48%) Big Data
4 13 (3.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.30%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.30%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.30%) MOLAP
8 1 (0.30%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (12.84%) JIRA
2 4 (1.19%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 117 (34.93%) Finance
2 31 (9.25%) Banking
3 23 (6.87%) Retail
4 15 (4.48%) Publishing
5 13 (3.88%) Advertising
5 13 (3.88%) Marketing
6 12 (3.58%) Billing
7 11 (3.28%) Back Office
8 8 (2.39%) Front Office
8 8 (2.39%) Games
9 6 (1.79%) Automotive
10 4 (1.19%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.19%) Legal
10 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Law
12 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.69%) Middleware
1 9 (2.69%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (2.39%) Web Services
3 7 (2.09%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (1.79%) .NET
4 6 (1.79%) Mason
4 6 (1.79%) RESTful
5 3 (0.90%) COM
5 3 (0.90%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.30%) Flash
7 1 (0.30%) SOAP
7 1 (0.30%) WinForms
7 1 (0.30%) XML
7 1 (0.30%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.25%) User Experience
3 16 (4.78%) Fintech
4 11 (3.28%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.99%) PMI
6 8 (2.39%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.79%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.49%) Swaptions
10 4 (1.19%) Equities
10 4 (1.19%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.19%) FMCG
10 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.19%) NHS
10 4 (1.19%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.90%) Derivative
11 3 (0.90%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.60%) Android
1 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.30%) Windows
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (44.18%) Business Analysis
3 75 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
4 74 (22.09%) User Stories
5 66 (19.70%) SDLC
6 56 (16.72%) Project Management
7 53 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (15.22%) Scrum
9 49 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (9.85%) CRM
11 32 (9.55%) Waterfall
12 26 (7.76%) E-Commerce
13 25 (7.46%) Change Management
14 23 (6.87%) Use Case
15 22 (6.57%) Wireframes
16 20 (5.97%) Kanban
17 18 (5.37%) Mentoring
18 17 (5.07%) Systems Analysis
18 17 (5.07%) UML
19 16 (4.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.54%) SQL
2 5 (1.49%) C#
3 2 (0.60%) C
3 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.30%) PHP
4 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (20.30%) Degree
2 23 (6.87%) ISEB
3 10 (2.99%) CBAP
3 10 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.09%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.49%) IIBA
6 4 (1.19%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.58%) QA
2 9 (2.69%) PMO
3 4 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.19%) SEPA
4 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.60%) MiFID
6 1 (0.30%) GAAP
6 1 (0.30%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (9.85%) SAP
2 32 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.66%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (5.97%) Oracle
5 10 (2.99%) Cadence
6 8 (2.39%) Alteryx
6 8 (2.39%) Informatica
6 8 (2.39%) Pega
6 8 (2.39%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.79%) Siebel
8 5 (1.49%) Infor
9 4 (1.19%) Apttus
9 4 (1.19%) Casewise
9 4 (1.19%) Sage
9 4 (1.19%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.90%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.60%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.60%) Tradeweb