Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 396 488
Rank change year-on-year -101 +92 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 315 566 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.75% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.79% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 234 345 354
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £46,975
90th Percentile £88,375 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,137
% change year-on-year -4.17% +8.82% +0.25%

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 64,240 71,210 71,922
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.66% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52,701 56,022 62,134
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,351 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -14 77 £70,000 +6.06% 5
West London +25 20 £55,000 -18.52% 3
East London -5 4 £45,000 -21.74% 2
North London +13 1 - -
South London -18 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 180 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 160 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (46.98%) Finance
4 123 (39.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 101 (32.06%) Project Management
6 69 (21.90%) User Stories
7 68 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (20.32%) Waterfall
9 57 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
10 56 (17.78%) Scrum
11 51 (16.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 51 (16.19%) Mentoring
12 45 (14.29%) SDLC
13 43 (13.65%) Retail
14 40 (12.70%) Change Management
15 37 (11.75%) Banking
15 37 (11.75%) Workshop Facilitation
16 36 (11.43%) Software Delivery
17 35 (11.11%) ISEB
17 35 (11.11%) SQL
17 35 (11.11%) Degree
18 28 (8.89%) Microsoft
19 27 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
20 26 (8.25%) Use Case
20 26 (8.25%) Business Process Modelling
21 25 (7.94%) Coaching
21 25 (7.94%) CRM
22 24 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
23 23 (7.30%) MS Visio
24 22 (6.98%) Front Office

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 10 (3.17%) Confluence
2 4 (1.27%) SAS
2 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (7.30%) MS Visio
4 22 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (5.40%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.86%) SAP HCM
1 9 (2.86%) SAP HR
2 7 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.90%) Sonata
4 3 (0.95%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.32%) Summit
6 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.90%) Blockchain
1 6 (1.90%) Power BI
2 5 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.27%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.27%) WebFOCUS
4 3 (0.95%) Big Data
5 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.32%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.32%) MS Access
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (5.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
General
1 148 (46.98%) Finance
2 43 (13.65%) Retail
3 37 (11.75%) Banking
4 22 (6.98%) Advertising
4 22 (6.98%) Front Office
5 18 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 17 (5.40%) Investment Banking
7 15 (4.76%) Back Office
7 15 (4.76%) Financial Institution
8 10 (3.17%) Marketing
9 8 (2.54%) Legal
10 6 (1.90%) Games
11 5 (1.59%) Digital Economy
11 5 (1.59%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.27%) Law
13 3 (0.95%) Automotive
13 3 (0.95%) Billing
14 1 (0.32%) French Language
14 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.54%) .NET
1 8 (2.54%) J2EE
2 4 (1.27%) RESTful
3 3 (0.95%) CSS
3 3 (0.95%) HTML
3 3 (0.95%) Swagger
4 2 (0.63%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.35%) User Experience
2 20 (6.35%) Virtual Team
3 19 (6.03%) Fintech
3 19 (6.03%) Reinsurance
4 18 (5.71%) FMCG
4 18 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.08%) Fixed Income
6 13 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (3.81%) SWIFT
8 9 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.86%) Learning Management System
9 8 (2.54%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.54%) Wiki
10 7 (2.22%) Derivative
10 7 (2.22%) Equities
11 6 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
14 3 (0.95%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.54%) Linux
1 8 (2.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 160 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (39.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 101 (32.06%) Project Management
5 69 (21.90%) User Stories
6 64 (20.32%) Waterfall
7 57 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (17.78%) Scrum
9 51 (16.19%) Mentoring
9 51 (16.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 45 (14.29%) SDLC
11 40 (12.70%) Change Management
12 37 (11.75%) Workshop Facilitation
13 36 (11.43%) Software Delivery
14 26 (8.25%) Business Process Modelling
14 26 (8.25%) Use Case
15 25 (7.94%) Coaching
15 25 (7.94%) CRM
16 18 (5.71%) E-Commerce
16 18 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.11%) SQL
2 9 (2.86%) Java
3 8 (2.54%) C#
4 7 (2.22%) C
5 6 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.27%) HiveQL
6 4 (1.27%) Python
6 4 (1.27%) R
6 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (11.11%) Degree
1 35 (11.11%) ISEB
2 8 (2.54%) IIBA
3 6 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.27%) CBAP
5 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.13%) SEPA
2 8 (2.54%) ISO 20022
3 7 (2.22%) PMO
3 7 (2.22%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 28 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.08%) SAP
3 8 (2.54%) Oracle
4 7 (2.22%) Tableau
5 6 (1.90%) Avaloq
5 6 (1.90%) FNZ
5 6 (1.90%) WorldPay
6 5 (1.59%) Blue Prism
6 5 (1.59%) Pega
6 5 (1.59%) UiPath
7 4 (1.27%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.27%) Murex
8 3 (0.95%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.95%) Workday
9 2 (0.63%) ATG
9 2 (0.63%) Charles River
9 2 (0.63%) Unisys
10 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.32%) Google