Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Business Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Operations Business Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1142 1206 1260
Rank change year-on-year +64 +54 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Business Analyst 61 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 22
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +8.49%
10th Percentile £53,750 £37,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £85,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £48,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -37.50% +37.14% -12.50%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
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%

Operations Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Business Analyst in the UK

Operations Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operations Business Analyst in the UK

Operations Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Business Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Business Analyst in the UK

Operations 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 Operations Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +104 61 £62,500 +8.70%
London +62 59 £62,500 +8.70%
UK excluding London +37 2 £30,000 -37.50%
South East +39 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Operations 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 Operations Business Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (93.44%) Finance
2 48 (78.69%) Banking
3 41 (67.21%) Asset Management
3 41 (67.21%) Business Analysis
4 38 (62.30%) Project Management
4 38 (62.30%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (60.66%) Investment Banking
6 36 (59.02%) Data Analysis
6 36 (59.02%) Retail Banking
6 36 (59.02%) MiFID
6 36 (59.02%) Wealth Management
6 36 (59.02%) Microsoft Excel
6 36 (59.02%) SDLC
6 36 (59.02%) EMIR
7 35 (57.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 35 (57.38%) KYC
7 35 (57.38%) Client Onboarding
7 35 (57.38%) Data Modelling
7 35 (57.38%) Reference Data
7 35 (57.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (14.75%) Back Office
9 8 (13.11%) Change Management
9 8 (13.11%) Equities
9 8 (13.11%) Fixed Income
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
11 5 (8.20%) Degree
12 4 (6.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 4 (6.56%) Business Transformation
12 4 (6.56%) Front Office

Operations 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 36 (59.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (57.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
General
1 57 (93.44%) Finance
2 48 (78.69%) Banking
3 37 (60.66%) Investment Banking
4 36 (59.02%) Retail Banking
5 9 (14.75%) Back Office
6 4 (6.56%) Front Office
7 3 (4.92%) Retail
8 1 (1.64%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 38 (62.30%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (57.38%) Reference Data
3 8 (13.11%) Equities
3 8 (13.11%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (67.21%) Asset Management
1 41 (67.21%) Business Analysis
2 38 (62.30%) Project Management
3 36 (59.02%) Data Analysis
3 36 (59.02%) SDLC
3 36 (59.02%) Wealth Management
4 35 (57.38%) Client Onboarding
4 35 (57.38%) Data Modelling
4 35 (57.38%) KYC
5 8 (13.11%) Change Management
6 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
8 4 (6.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (6.56%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.92%) Migration
10 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.64%) CRM
10 1 (1.64%) Process Management
10 1 (1.64%) Validation
10 1 (1.64%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (59.02%) EMIR
1 36 (59.02%) MiFID
2 35 (57.38%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.64%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (1.64%) SAP