The median annual salary for a Financial Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Business Analyst - Financial
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 761 803 685
Rank change year-on-year +42 -118  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Business Analyst 111 121 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 90 110 262
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -22.72% +34.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Financial Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Financial Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Business Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +35 102 £47,500 -13.63% 8
London +13 42 £65,000 +12.06% 4
South East +38 16 £50,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +15 16 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +27 15 £42,500 +33.85% 1
Surrey +36 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Yorkshire +25 13 £42,500 +33.85%
Leeds +15 13 £42,500 +33.85%
Coventry - 10 £42,500 -
City of London +34 8 £70,000 +7.69% 2
South Wales +27 8 £40,000 +33.33%
Wales +17 8 £40,000 +33.33%
Cardiff - 8 £40,000 -
Newport - 8 £40,000 -
South West +3 6 £45,000 -
Birmingham +4 5 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -34 4 £43,750 +19.86%
Brentford - 4 £42,500 -
Beckenham +6 3 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,500 -
East of England -1 2 £52,500 -19.23%
Hertfordshire -6 2 £52,500 -30.00%
Watford -9 2 £52,500 -30.92%
York - 2 - -
Epsom - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Merseyside - 2 - -
Wokingham +21 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire +10 1 £50,000 -26.47%

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Financial 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 featuring Financial Business Analyst in the job title.

1 234 (100.00%) Finance
2 113 (48.29%) Business Analysis
3 96 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (20.09%) Use Case
5 46 (19.66%) Banking
6 41 (17.52%) Project Management
7 40 (17.09%) ISEB
8 37 (15.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (15.81%) Scrum
9 36 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 35 (14.96%) User Stories
10 35 (14.96%) Change Management
11 28 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (11.97%) SDLC
12 26 (11.11%) Degree
13 25 (10.68%) SQL
14 24 (10.26%) UML
14 24 (10.26%) Fintech
15 23 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (8.97%) Workflow
17 21 (8.97%) Retail
18 20 (8.55%) Microsoft Excel
19 19 (8.12%) PRINCE2
19 19 (8.12%) Oracle
20 17 (7.26%) Requirements Analysis
21 16 (6.84%) IIBA
22 15 (6.41%) Mentoring
22 15 (6.41%) Asset Management
22 15 (6.41%) MS Visio

Financial Business 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 4 (1.71%) Confluence
2 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (8.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 14 (5.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (2.99%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle FAH
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (1.71%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.43%) HFM
7 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.43%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.71%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.43%) Essbase
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.42%) JIRA
2 4 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.85%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
General
1 234 (100.00%) Finance
2 46 (19.66%) Banking
3 21 (8.97%) Retail
4 12 (5.13%) Advertising
5 11 (4.70%) Back Office
6 8 (3.42%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.56%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.14%) Legal
9 4 (1.71%) Marketing
10 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Billing
11 2 (0.85%) Front Office
11 2 (0.85%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) German Language
12 1 (0.43%) Hungarian Language
12 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.43%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.27%) XML
2 8 (3.42%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (3.42%) REST
3 4 (1.71%) .NET
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.26%) Fintech
2 23 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.98%) Fixed Income
4 8 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.14%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.71%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.28%) Equities
8 2 (0.85%) APACS
8 2 (0.85%) Derivative
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (48.29%) Business Analysis
2 96 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.09%) Use Case
4 41 (17.52%) Project Management
5 37 (15.81%) Scrum
5 37 (15.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 35 (14.96%) Change Management
7 35 (14.96%) User Stories
8 28 (11.97%) SDLC
8 28 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (10.26%) UML
10 21 (8.97%) Workflow
11 19 (8.12%) PRINCE2
12 17 (7.26%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (6.41%) Asset Management
13 15 (6.41%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.98%) BPMN
14 14 (5.98%) Business Transformation
15 13 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.68%) SQL
2 8 (3.42%) C#
3 2 (0.85%) VBA
4 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.43%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) R
4 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (17.09%) ISEB
2 26 (11.11%) Degree
3 16 (6.84%) IIBA
4 12 (5.13%) CBAP
5 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.13%) QA
2 10 (4.27%) Basel III
2 10 (4.27%) MiFID
3 3 (1.28%) PMO
3 3 (1.28%) SLA
4 2 (0.85%) EMIR
4 2 (0.85%) SEPA
5 1 (0.43%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (8.12%) Oracle
2 10 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.85%) JD Edwards
4 7 (2.99%) Infor
4 7 (2.99%) QAD
4 7 (2.99%) SAP
5 5 (2.14%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.71%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.43%) Calypso
7 1 (0.43%) Murex
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