Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Investment Banking Business Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst - Investment Banking
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1063 1141 1001
Rank change year-on-year +78 -140 +210
Permanent jobs requiring an Investment Banking Business Analyst 143 102 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.056% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 31 173
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £33,000 £42,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £100,000 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 - £56,250

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking Business Analyst in the UK

Investment Banking Business Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +62 140 £70,000 -6.67%
London +58 135 £75,000 -
UK excluding London - 8 £47,500 -
North of England - 5 £47,500 -
North West - 5 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking Business Analyst in the job title.

1 102 (71.33%) Finance
2 94 (65.73%) Banking
3 92 (64.34%) Investment Banking
4 81 (56.64%) Degree
5 63 (44.06%) Derivative
6 54 (37.76%) Business Analysis
7 53 (37.06%) GAP Analysis
8 48 (33.57%) Front Office
9 47 (32.87%) Equities
10 46 (32.17%) Fixed Income
11 39 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (23.08%) Back Office
12 33 (23.08%) MiFID
13 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (18.18%) Calypso
15 24 (16.78%) User Stories
16 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (16.08%) Computer Science
17 21 (14.69%) Credit Derivative
17 21 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (14.69%) SQL
18 20 (13.99%) Acceptance Criteria
19 18 (12.59%) Virtual Team
20 16 (11.19%) Data Analysis
21 13 (9.09%) SDLC
22 12 (8.39%) Business Transformation
22 12 (8.39%) Data Modelling
23 11 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
24 10 (6.99%) Target Operating Model
24 10 (6.99%) Corporate Banking

Investment Banking 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:

Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DNS
1 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.70%) TestDirector
General
1 102 (71.33%) Finance
2 94 (65.73%) Banking
3 92 (64.34%) Investment Banking
4 48 (33.57%) Front Office
5 33 (23.08%) Back Office
6 10 (6.99%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.59%) XML
2 1 (0.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 63 (44.06%) Derivative
2 47 (32.87%) Equities
3 46 (32.17%) Fixed Income
4 39 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (20.28%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (16.08%) Computer Science
7 21 (14.69%) Credit Derivative
8 18 (12.59%) Virtual Team
9 7 (4.90%) Credit Risk
10 6 (4.20%) Reference Data
11 5 (3.50%) Market Risk
11 5 (3.50%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (2.80%) Fintech
13 3 (2.10%) DTCC
14 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) Windows
2 2 (1.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) Business Analysis
2 53 (37.06%) GAP Analysis
3 24 (16.78%) User Stories
4 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.99%) Acceptance Criteria
7 16 (11.19%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.09%) SDLC
9 12 (8.39%) Business Transformation
9 12 (8.39%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
11 10 (6.99%) Target Operating Model
12 7 (4.90%) Data Management
12 7 (4.90%) Risk Management
13 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Data Management
13 6 (4.20%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.20%) Service Delivery
14 5 (3.50%) Migration
14 5 (3.50%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (3.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.69%) SQL
2 5 (3.50%) C#
3 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.80%) VBA
4 3 (2.10%) MATLAB
4 3 (2.10%) R
5 2 (1.40%) Java
6 1 (0.70%) C++
6 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (56.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.08%) MiFID
2 9 (6.29%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.90%) SLA
4 5 (3.50%) QA
5 1 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.70%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (18.18%) Calypso
2 5 (3.50%) Murex
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle
3 4 (2.80%) Sybase
4 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.10%) Trayport
4 3 (2.10%) Xceptor
5 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.70%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.70%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.70%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Splunk