The median annual salary for a FX Business Analyst was £90,000 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
Foreign Exchange Business Analyst
UK
Rank 853 938 943
Rank change year-on-year +85 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an FX Business Analyst 7 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 17
Median salary £90,000 £51,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.60% -14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £47,250 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 -

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%  

FX Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FX Business Analyst in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FX Business Analyst in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for FX Business Analyst in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FX 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 +97 7 £90,000 +75.60%
London +79 7 £90,000 +50.00%
City of London - 1 £70,000 -

FX Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 16 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (81.25%) Front Office
3 12 (75.00%) Derivative
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Murex
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Fixed Income
7 5 (31.25%) Sybase
8 4 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
11 1 (6.25%) FXall
11 1 (6.25%) SimCorp
11 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
11 1 (6.25%) Kanban
11 1 (6.25%) Equity Research
11 1 (6.25%) Tableau
11 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
11 1 (6.25%) QlikView
11 1 (6.25%) Analytics
11 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.25%) SDLC
11 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development

FX 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Power BI
1 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 13 (81.25%) Front Office
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FpML
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (75.00%) Derivative
3 6 (37.50%) Fixed Income
4 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Equities
5 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.25%) Equity Research
4 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) KYC
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Murex
2 5 (31.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.25%) Charles River
3 1 (6.25%) FXall
3 1 (6.25%) Reuters
3 1 (6.25%) SimCorp
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau