The median annual salary for a Payments Business Analyst was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Business Analyst - Payments
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 920 916
Rank change year-on-year +97 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 29 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.029% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.030% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 34
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,025 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £72,750 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% +2.71%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Payments Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Payments Business Analyst in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Payments Business Analyst in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Payments Business Analyst over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Payments Business Analyst in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Payments Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +72 28 £67,500 +22.72% 2
London +74 27 £70,000 +16.66% 2
City of London +36 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England +18 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
Basildon - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Payments 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 Payments Business Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (61.36%) Business Analysis
2 26 (59.09%) Finance
3 16 (36.36%) Banking
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) SDLC
6 12 (27.27%) MS Office
6 12 (27.27%) SWIFT
7 11 (25.00%) SEPA
8 10 (22.73%) Software Delivery
8 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) MS Visio
9 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (15.91%) ISO 8583
10 7 (15.91%) Fintech
11 6 (13.64%) Scrum
11 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
12 5 (11.36%) CBAP
12 5 (11.36%) Line Management
12 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
12 5 (11.36%) Web Services
12 5 (11.36%) XML
13 4 (9.09%) Mainframe
13 4 (9.09%) EFT

Payments 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 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Visio
3 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) BASE24
1 3 (6.82%) Postilion
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) ATM
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ERwin
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
3 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Velocity
2 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) SWIFT
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Fintech
4 4 (9.09%) EFT
4 4 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.82%) APACS
6 2 (4.55%) Tandem
7 1 (2.27%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (2.27%) EFTPOS
7 1 (2.27%) EMV
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.27%) EPoS
7 1 (2.27%) Life Science
7 1 (2.27%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Business Analysis
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) SDLC
4 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (22.73%) Software Delivery
5 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) Line Management
8 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Presales
9 4 (9.09%) Product Management
9 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) User Stories
10 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.82%) SOA
10 3 (6.82%) Time Management
10 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) CBAP
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SEPA
2 7 (15.91%) ISO 8583
3 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (2.27%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) Cubic Transportation
4 1 (2.27%) Elavon
4 1 (2.27%) FIS
4 1 (2.27%) Hypercom
4 1 (2.27%) Ingenico
4 1 (2.27%) Sage
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Thales
4 1 (2.27%) Trillium
4 1 (2.27%) TSYS
4 1 (2.27%) VeriFone
4 1 (2.27%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.27%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (2.27%) WorldPay