The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 404 430
Rank change year-on-year -45 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 140 267 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 233 215
Median salary £61,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,664
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 35 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £57,500 - 1
Chiswick - 3 £45,000 -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £52,938 - 1
Enfield - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Heathrow - 1 £65,000 -
West End of London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 152 (51.70%) Business Analysis
2 138 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (35.03%) Finance
4 92 (31.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (24.83%) Scrum
6 54 (18.37%) Retail
7 50 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (15.65%) User Stories
9 42 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (13.95%) Banking
11 39 (13.27%) E-Commerce
12 37 (12.59%) Use Case
13 31 (10.54%) Waterfall
13 31 (10.54%) Requirements Analysis
13 31 (10.54%) SQL
14 30 (10.20%) SDLC
15 28 (9.52%) Marketing
16 24 (8.16%) CRM
16 24 (8.16%) User Experience
17 23 (7.82%) UML
17 23 (7.82%) Project Management
18 22 (7.48%) JIRA
19 21 (7.14%) ISEB
19 21 (7.14%) Workflow
19 21 (7.14%) Mentoring
20 19 (6.46%) Wireframes
20 19 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (6.46%) Degree
21 17 (5.78%) Kanban
21 17 (5.78%) QA

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 7 (2.38%) Confluence
2 4 (1.36%) CMS
3 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.68%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.68%) SAS
4 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 12 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.08%) MS Office
3 7 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (1.70%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.02%) Front Arena
3 3 (1.02%) Kondor
3 3 (1.02%) Orchestrade
3 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.02%) Summit
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) HFM
5 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.74%) SaaS
2 5 (1.70%) PaaS
3 2 (0.68%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.34%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) HTTP
1 1 (0.34%) Intranet
1 1 (0.34%) MVNO
1 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.72%) Big Data
2 4 (1.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.68%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.34%) DB2
5 1 (0.34%) Endeca
5 1 (0.34%) Essbase
5 1 (0.34%) GIS
5 1 (0.34%) Lumira
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.34%) Power BI
5 1 (0.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (7.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 103 (35.03%) Finance
2 54 (18.37%) Retail
3 41 (13.95%) Banking
4 28 (9.52%) Marketing
5 15 (5.10%) Publishing
6 14 (4.76%) Advertising
6 14 (4.76%) Front Office
6 14 (4.76%) Investment Banking
7 13 (4.42%) Legal
8 9 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.70%) Law
10 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.36%) Games
11 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.68%) Back Office
12 2 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.68%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Billing
13 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.74%) XML
2 6 (2.04%) JSON
3 5 (1.70%) .NET
4 2 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.68%) FpML
4 2 (0.68%) SOAP
4 2 (0.68%) Web Services
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
5 1 (0.34%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.34%) Velocity
5 1 (0.34%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.16%) User Experience
3 15 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.06%) Fintech
6 7 (2.38%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.70%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.70%) Equities
8 5 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.70%) FMCG
9 4 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.36%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.02%) Derivative
10 3 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.02%) Life Science
10 3 (1.02%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.36%) Android
1 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (1.36%) Unix
2 2 (0.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.70%) Business Analysis
2 138 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (31.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (24.83%) Scrum
5 46 (15.65%) User Stories
6 42 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 39 (13.27%) E-Commerce
8 37 (12.59%) Use Case
9 31 (10.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 31 (10.54%) Waterfall
10 30 (10.20%) SDLC
11 24 (8.16%) CRM
12 23 (7.82%) Project Management
12 23 (7.82%) UML
13 21 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 21 (7.14%) Workflow
14 19 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.46%) Wireframes
15 17 (5.78%) Kanban
15 17 (5.78%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.54%) SQL
2 5 (1.70%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.02%) C#
3 3 (1.02%) Java
4 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (7.14%) ISEB
2 19 (6.46%) Degree
3 2 (0.68%) PMP
3 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.34%) AAT
4 1 (0.34%) ACCA
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.78%) QA
2 8 (2.72%) MiFID
3 5 (1.70%) Basel II
3 5 (1.70%) IFRS
4 3 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.02%) EMIR
5 2 (0.68%) FATCA
5 2 (0.68%) PMO
6 1 (0.34%) Basel III
6 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 14 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (3.74%) SAP
3 8 (2.72%) Bloomberg
4 6 (2.04%) Cognos
4 6 (2.04%) Oracle
5 5 (1.70%) Reuters
5 5 (1.70%) Tableau
6 4 (1.36%) Fidessa
6 4 (1.36%) SunGard
7 3 (1.02%) ATG
7 3 (1.02%) Calypso
7 3 (1.02%) hybris
7 3 (1.02%) Informatica
7 3 (1.02%) Murex
7 3 (1.02%) Siebel
7 3 (1.02%) Wallstreet Suite
8 2 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
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