Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business IT Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business IT Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 647 702
Rank change year-on-year +43 +55 +116
Permanent jobs requiring a Business IT Analyst 703 666 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 467 584 632
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,325 £32,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% +6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Business IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business IT Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst.

Salary trend for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business IT Analyst in the UK

Business IT Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business IT Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England +49 684 £47,500 - 21
London +109 426 £60,000 - 8
UK excluding London -68 273 £40,750 -4.12% 17
Midlands +8 69 £40,000 -5.33% 1
South East +32 65 £42,500 -10.53% 5
North of England -62 63 £38,750 -3.13% 5
West Midlands +17 55 £40,000 -4.76%
North West -26 38 £40,000 +9.59% 5
South West +17 30 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England -40 30 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Yorkshire -46 25 £37,500 -14.29%
Scotland -18 15 £41,250 +9.78% 1
East Midlands +13 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Northern Ireland -33 1 £32,500 +14.04%

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Business IT 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 featuring Business IT Analyst in the job title.

1 373 (53.06%) Business Analysis
2 358 (50.92%) Finance
3 255 (36.27%) Project Management
4 251 (35.70%) Banking
4 251 (35.70%) Analytical Skills
5 218 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
6 212 (30.16%) Investment Banking
7 211 (30.01%) Asset Management
8 192 (27.31%) Wealth Management
9 187 (26.60%) Retail Banking
10 168 (23.90%) Degree
11 165 (23.47%) SDLC
12 130 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 122 (17.35%) QA
14 110 (15.65%) Legal
15 102 (14.51%) Programme Management
16 87 (12.38%) SQL
17 85 (12.09%) Data Analysis
18 84 (11.95%) Waterfall
19 81 (11.52%) Data Modelling
20 76 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
21 69 (9.82%) Use Case
22 63 (8.96%) Retail
23 62 (8.82%) Workflow
24 60 (8.53%) ISEB
25 56 (7.97%) KYC
26 54 (7.68%) User Stories
26 54 (7.68%) Migration
27 53 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
28 51 (7.25%) Client Onboarding

Business IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.28%) CMS
3 8 (1.14%) Confluence
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 44 (6.26%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.99%) thinkFolio
2 11 (1.56%) Eagle PACE
2 11 (1.56%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.14%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.14%) SAP FI
3 8 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.14%) SAP Retail
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) BPCS
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.28%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.42%) Office 365
3 5 (0.71%) SaaS
4 3 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.28%) Dropbox
5 2 (0.28%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.28%) Yammer
6 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.00%) Extranet
1 7 (1.00%) Intranet
2 3 (0.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.28%) NAS
3 2 (0.28%) Network Security
3 2 (0.28%) SAN
3 2 (0.28%) Skype
3 2 (0.28%) WAN
3 2 (0.28%) Wireless
4 1 (0.14%) Broadband
4 1 (0.14%) Firewall
4 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.71%) MS Access
4 4 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.43%) Big Data
5 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.28%) DataStage
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.28%) Power BI
6 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.14%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.14%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.14%) MySQL
7 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 36 (5.12%) JIRA
2 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.14%) TestDirector
General
1 358 (50.92%) Finance
2 251 (35.70%) Banking
3 212 (30.16%) Investment Banking
4 187 (26.60%) Retail Banking
5 110 (15.65%) Legal
6 63 (8.96%) Retail
7 27 (3.84%) Front Office
8 18 (2.56%) Advertising
9 10 (1.42%) Back Office
9 10 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.14%) Law
11 7 (1.00%) Marketing
12 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.71%) International Banking
13 3 (0.43%) Games
13 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.00%) XML
2 4 (0.57%) Web Services
3 2 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.14%) .NET
4 1 (0.14%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.14%) HTML
4 1 (0.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 251 (35.70%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.97%) Reference Data
3 34 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 23 (3.27%) Equities
5 21 (2.99%) User Experience
6 20 (2.84%) Fixed Income
7 16 (2.28%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.99%) Derivative
9 12 (1.71%) Fintech
9 12 (1.71%) FMCG
10 9 (1.28%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.71%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.71%) PMI
13 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.57%) Reinsurance
14 3 (0.43%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.28%) Windows
2 1 (0.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (53.06%) Business Analysis
2 255 (36.27%) Project Management
3 218 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (30.01%) Asset Management
5 192 (27.31%) Wealth Management
6 165 (23.47%) SDLC
7 130 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 102 (14.51%) Programme Management
9 85 (12.09%) Data Analysis
10 84 (11.95%) Waterfall
11 81 (11.52%) Data Modelling
12 76 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 69 (9.82%) Use Case
14 62 (8.82%) Workflow
15 56 (7.97%) KYC
16 54 (7.68%) Migration
16 54 (7.68%) User Stories
17 51 (7.25%) Client Onboarding
18 46 (6.54%) Scrum
19 44 (6.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (12.38%) SQL
2 10 (1.42%) Java
3 9 (1.28%) C
4 6 (0.85%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.57%) VBA
6 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.14%) R
6 1 (0.14%) sed
6 1 (0.14%) VB
6 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 168 (23.90%) Degree
2 60 (8.53%) ISEB
3 17 (2.42%) PMI Certification
4 13 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.71%) PMP
6 11 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.14%) IIBA
8 6 (0.85%) CBAP
9 5 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (17.35%) QA
2 49 (6.97%) MiFID
3 40 (5.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 40 (5.69%) EMIR
4 14 (1.99%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.42%) PMO
6 6 (0.85%) GDPR
7 2 (0.28%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.14%) IFRS
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (4.41%) Microsoft
1 31 (4.41%) SAP
2 20 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (2.42%) Oracle
4 13 (1.85%) Charles River
5 7 (1.00%) Informatica
6 2 (0.28%) IBM
6 2 (0.28%) Infor
6 2 (0.28%) JDA
6 2 (0.28%) Murex
6 2 (0.28%) Orchard
6 2 (0.28%) Talend
7 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.14%) KANA
7 1 (0.14%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.14%) Microgen
7 1 (0.14%) Pega
7 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.14%) Sage
7 1 (0.14%) Sybase