Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £66,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 498 456
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 347 313 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.45% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.47% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 285 275 473
London median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £49,981 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

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 66,543 66,281 82,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.90% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 55,004 56,476 70,639
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 £90,000 £87,500 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -39 69 £65,000 +13.04% 5
West London +31 19 £70,000 +28.44% 2
East London - 8 £57,500 -
South London -2 7 £50,000 - 2
North London +1 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 19 February 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.

1 172 (49.57%) Business Analysis
2 166 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (34.58%) Finance
4 80 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (19.60%) User Stories
6 65 (18.73%) SDLC
7 63 (18.16%) Banking
8 55 (15.85%) SQL
9 53 (15.27%) Project Management
10 48 (13.83%) Scrum
11 43 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (12.10%) SAP
13 41 (11.82%) Investment Banking
14 39 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 38 (10.95%) Asset Management
16 37 (10.66%) Marketing
16 37 (10.66%) Degree
17 34 (9.80%) Wealth Management
18 33 (9.51%) Use Case
19 32 (9.22%) JIRA
19 32 (9.22%) E-Commerce
20 30 (8.65%) User Experience
21 29 (8.36%) CRM
21 29 (8.36%) Retail Banking
22 27 (7.78%) Salesforce.com
23 26 (7.49%) Acceptance Criteria
24 25 (7.20%) Fintech
24 25 (7.20%) Management Information System
25 24 (6.92%) Waterfall
26 23 (6.63%) Mentoring

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 20 (5.76%) Confluence
2 5 (1.44%) CMS
3 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
3 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.46%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (5.19%) SAP SD
2 11 (3.17%) SAP SRM
3 8 (2.31%) Markit EDM
4 7 (2.02%) BigMachines
4 7 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.73%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.86%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.86%) Sonata
8 2 (0.58%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 7 (2.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 5 (1.44%) SaaS
2 5 (1.44%) Trello
3 2 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.15%) CHAP
2 1 (0.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.29%) NAS
2 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (4.61%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.46%) Big Data
4 10 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.58%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) MOLAP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (9.22%) JIRA
2 2 (0.58%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
General
1 120 (34.58%) Finance
2 63 (18.16%) Banking
3 41 (11.82%) Investment Banking
4 37 (10.66%) Marketing
5 29 (8.36%) Retail Banking
6 22 (6.34%) Retail
7 20 (5.76%) Back Office
8 14 (4.03%) Publishing
9 12 (3.46%) Advertising
10 10 (2.88%) Front Office
11 7 (2.02%) Billing
11 7 (2.02%) Games
12 4 (1.15%) Automotive
12 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.15%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (1.15%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.58%) Law
13 2 (0.58%) Legal
13 2 (0.58%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.75%) .NET
2 11 (3.17%) Middleware
2 11 (3.17%) SAP Fiori
3 9 (2.59%) .NET Framework
4 7 (2.02%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.15%) SOAP
5 4 (1.15%) Web Services
6 3 (0.86%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.86%) WinForms
7 2 (0.58%) ADO
7 2 (0.58%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.58%) JSON
7 2 (0.58%) RAML
7 2 (0.58%) REST
7 2 (0.58%) XML
7 2 (0.58%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.29%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 80 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.65%) User Experience
3 25 (7.20%) Fintech
3 25 (7.20%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.59%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.31%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.02%) DTCC
9 6 (1.73%) NHS
9 6 (1.73%) PMI
9 6 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.44%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.44%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.86%) Reinsurance
12 2 (0.58%) FMCG
12 2 (0.58%) Online Games
12 2 (0.58%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.86%) Android
1 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.29%) Windows
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.57%) Business Analysis
2 166 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (19.60%) User Stories
4 65 (18.73%) SDLC
5 53 (15.27%) Project Management
6 48 (13.83%) Scrum
7 43 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (10.95%) Asset Management
10 34 (9.80%) Wealth Management
11 33 (9.51%) Use Case
12 32 (9.22%) E-Commerce
13 29 (8.36%) CRM
14 26 (7.49%) Acceptance Criteria
15 24 (6.92%) Waterfall
16 23 (6.63%) Mentoring
17 20 (5.76%) Data Analysis
17 20 (5.76%) Kanban
18 18 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (5.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (15.85%) SQL
2 7 (2.02%) C#
3 5 (1.44%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.86%) C
4 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.86%) PHP
5 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (10.66%) Degree
2 14 (4.03%) ISEB
3 7 (2.02%) SAP Certification
4 6 (1.73%) CBAP
4 6 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) QA
2 10 (2.88%) PMO
3 4 (1.15%) GAAP
3 4 (1.15%) SEPA
4 3 (0.86%) PSD2
5 2 (0.58%) GDPR
5 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.58%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.29%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 42 (12.10%) SAP
2 27 (7.78%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (6.05%) Oracle
4 14 (4.03%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.88%) Alteryx
5 10 (2.88%) Informatica
6 7 (2.02%) Apttus
6 7 (2.02%) Murex
6 7 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.02%) Trayport
6 7 (2.02%) Xceptor
7 6 (1.73%) Marketo
7 6 (1.73%) Siebel
8 5 (1.44%) Sybase
9 4 (1.15%) Adobe
9 4 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.15%) hybris
10 3 (0.86%) ATG
10 3 (0.86%) Avaloq
10 3 (0.86%) FNZ