Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Payments Business Analyst was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 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 - Payments
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1159 1238
Rank change year-on-year +4 +79 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Payments Business Analyst 34 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.032% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.033% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 49
UK median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +23.81%
10th Percentile £47,500 £54,000 £39,800
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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%

Payments Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Payments Business Analyst in the UK

Payments Business Analyst
Top 5 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 6 months to 20 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 +22 34 £65,000 -10.34% 1
London -25 33 £65,000 -10.34% 1
UK excluding London +30 1 £55,000 -4.35%
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Fintech
3 15 (44.12%) Banking
4 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) SEPA
6 8 (23.53%) Wireframes
6 8 (23.53%) ISO 8583
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Cash Management
8 6 (17.65%) SWIFT
8 6 (17.65%) Kanban
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.71%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Change Management
9 5 (14.71%) EMV
9 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
9 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
9 5 (14.71%) KYC
9 5 (14.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (14.71%) PSD2
10 4 (11.76%) Domain Models
10 4 (11.76%) GDPR
10 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
10 4 (11.76%) TARGET2
10 4 (11.76%) Blockchain

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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
1 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Electronics
5 2 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.94%) Billing
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Fintech
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) SWIFT
4 5 (14.71%) EMV
5 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.88%) Bitcoin
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Wireframes
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) SDLC
5 6 (17.65%) Cash Management
5 6 (17.65%) Kanban
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) KYC
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (11.76%) Business Transformation
7 4 (11.76%) Domain Models
7 4 (11.76%) Use Case
7 4 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SEPA
2 8 (23.53%) ISO 8583
3 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (14.71%) PSD2
4 4 (11.76%) GDPR
4 4 (11.76%) TARGET2
5 2 (5.88%) Basel II
5 2 (5.88%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) FIS
1 2 (5.88%) SAP