The median annual salary for a Financial Services Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - Financial Services
UK
Rank 766 819 845
Rank change year-on-year +53 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Services Business Analyst 94 137 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 133 111
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £74,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Financial Services Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Services Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Financial Services Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Services Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Services Business Analyst over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Services Business Analyst in the UK

Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +65 90 £52,500 -8.69% 9
London +75 44 £72,500 +26.08%
South East +40 18 £50,000 -13.04% 5
East of England +13 9 £47,500 -43.28% 1
South West +28 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey +44 6 £50,000 -28.57% 1
West Yorkshire +28 6 £43,750 +18.24% 2
Leeds +22 6 £43,750 +18.24% 2
Yorkshire +17 6 £43,750 +18.24% 2
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire +15 5 £50,000 -26.47% 2
City of London +37 4 £67,500 +22.72%
Wokingham -4 4 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Newport - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £56,250 -
Cardiff - 4 £40,000 -
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands +27 3 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Essex -1 3 £70,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £47,500 -
Brentwood +2 2 £75,000 -11.76%
North West -18 2 £30,400 -18.93%
Manchester -20 2 £30,400 -18.93%
Crawley - 2 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £30,400 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Beckenham - 2 £65,000 -

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Financial Services 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 Services Business Analyst in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 86 (54.78%) Business Analysis
3 66 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (21.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (17.83%) Degree
6 26 (16.56%) Banking
7 25 (15.92%) ISEB
7 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
8 24 (15.29%) SDLC
9 23 (14.65%) Use Case
10 22 (14.01%) Scrum
11 21 (13.38%) User Stories
12 20 (12.74%) Project Management
13 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (10.19%) SQL
15 16 (10.19%) UML
15 16 (10.19%) Waterfall
16 15 (9.55%) PRINCE2
17 14 (8.92%) MS Office
18 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
18 13 (8.28%) Retail
18 13 (8.28%) Asset Management
18 13 (8.28%) BPMN
19 12 (7.64%) Workflow
20 11 (7.01%) Change Management
20 11 (7.01%) Target Operating Model
20 11 (7.01%) Fintech
21 10 (6.37%) IIBA
21 10 (6.37%) Confluence

Financial Services Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (6.37%) Confluence
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) MS Office
2 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.64%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) JIRA
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) RequisitePro
General
1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (16.56%) Banking
3 13 (8.28%) Retail
4 9 (5.73%) Advertising
4 9 (5.73%) Marketing
5 8 (5.10%) French Language
5 8 (5.10%) German Language
5 8 (5.10%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.18%) Back Office
6 5 (3.18%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Front Office
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) REST
2 2 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Fintech
3 3 (1.91%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.91%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.27%) APACS
4 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.64%) Derivative
5 1 (0.64%) Equities
5 1 (0.64%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.64%) Pricing Data
5 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) Linux
1 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.78%) Business Analysis
2 66 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
5 24 (15.29%) SDLC
6 23 (14.65%) Use Case
7 22 (14.01%) Scrum
8 21 (13.38%) User Stories
9 20 (12.74%) Project Management
10 17 (10.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (10.19%) UML
11 16 (10.19%) Waterfall
12 15 (9.55%) PRINCE2
13 13 (8.28%) Asset Management
13 13 (8.28%) BPMN
14 12 (7.64%) Workflow
15 11 (7.01%) Change Management
15 11 (7.01%) Target Operating Model
16 10 (6.37%) Kanban
16 10 (6.37%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.19%) SQL
2 5 (3.18%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.64%) Python
3 1 (0.64%) R
3 1 (0.64%) VB
3 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (17.83%) Degree
2 25 (15.92%) ISEB
3 10 (6.37%) IIBA
4 7 (4.46%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) Basel III
2 6 (3.82%) QA
3 3 (1.91%) MiFID
3 3 (1.91%) PMO
3 3 (1.91%) SEPA
4 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.64%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (6.37%) Reuters
2 8 (5.10%) IBM
3 7 (4.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.82%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle
6 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.64%) Calypso
7 1 (0.64%) Charles River
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
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