The median annual salary for an FX Business Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Foreign Exchange Business Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 909 950
Rank change year-on-year +38 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring an FX Business Analyst 3 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.027% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 12
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £79,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% -17.72%  
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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Top 2 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 28 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 +26 3 £57,500 -11.53% 4
London +13 3 £57,500 -14.81% 4

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (50.00%) Derivative
2 5 (50.00%) Murex
2 5 (50.00%) Front Office
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) MiFID
5 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) FpML
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) XML

FX 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) FpML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Equities
4 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Murex
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