The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 21 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 155 98 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.50% 6.91% 7.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.95% 7.15% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 83 121
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1558 1371 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.47% 96.62% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1161 1411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridge region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 98 (31.72%) SQL
2 81 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.68%) Degree
4 50 (16.18%) Finance
5 49 (15.86%) Microsoft
6 46 (14.89%) ITIL
7 42 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (11.97%) MS Excel
9 35 (11.33%) Business Analysis
10 33 (10.68%) Windows
10 33 (10.68%) .NET
11 32 (10.36%) Project Management
11 32 (10.36%) Software Engineering
12 31 (10.03%) Active Directory
13 29 (9.39%) Oracle
13 29 (9.39%) MS Office
14 28 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (8.41%) Computer Science
15 26 (8.41%) Java
16 25 (8.09%) ERP
16 25 (8.09%) Scrum
17 24 (7.77%) CRM
18 23 (7.44%) Selenium
19 22 (7.12%) Open Source
19 22 (7.12%) UNIX
19 22 (7.12%) HTML
20 21 (6.80%) SQL Server
20 21 (6.80%) QA
20 21 (6.80%) Data Analysis
21 20 (6.47%) SLA

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.56%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.62%) SAS
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.39%) MS Office
3 14 (4.53%) MS Project
4 10 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.97%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.29%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.97%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.65%) Agresso
3 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.50%) Force.com
2 3 (0.97%) IaaS
2 3 (0.97%) SaaS
2 3 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.24%) Internet
2 8 (2.59%) VoIP
3 6 (1.94%) WAN
4 5 (1.62%) LAN
5 4 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.97%) DHCP
6 3 (0.97%) SAN
6 3 (0.97%) Firewall
7 2 (0.65%) Wireless
7 2 (0.65%) VLAN
7 2 (0.65%) Intranet
7 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.65%) MPLS
8 1 (0.32%) AMQP
8 1 (0.32%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.24%) MySQL
2 10 (3.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.94%) Spotfire
6 6 (1.94%) QlikView
7 5 (1.62%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.62%) FileMaker
7 5 (1.62%) MS Access
7 5 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.97%) OLAP
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 23 (7.44%) Selenium
2 15 (4.85%) JIRA
3 11 (3.56%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.59%) JUnit
4 8 (2.59%) TestNG
5 7 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.97%) WinRunner
7 3 (0.97%) QARun
7 3 (0.97%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.65%) JMeter
8 2 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 50 (16.18%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Marketing
3 16 (5.18%) Retail
4 13 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.21%) Publishing
5 7 (2.27%) Back Office
6 6 (1.94%) Law
7 5 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.62%) French Language
8 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.97%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.68%) .NET
2 22 (7.12%) HTML
3 15 (4.85%) XML
4 12 (3.88%) ASP.NET
4 12 (3.88%) Visualforce
5 10 (3.24%) CSS
6 9 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (1.94%) RESTful
8 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.97%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (0.97%) WCF
9 3 (0.97%) WPF
9 3 (0.97%) JSP
9 3 (0.97%) Web Services
9 3 (0.97%) WinForms
10 2 (0.65%) SOAP
11 1 (0.32%) Middleware
11 1 (0.32%) XSLT
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 22 (7.12%) Open Source
4 18 (5.83%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.18%) Data Structures
6 13 (4.21%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.88%) User Experience
8 11 (3.56%) Statistics
9 10 (3.24%) Wiki
10 9 (2.91%) Derivative
11 8 (2.59%) Kindle
11 8 (2.59%) iSeries
12 6 (1.94%) AS400
12 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.97%) Informatics
13 3 (0.97%) Chemistry
13 3 (0.97%) Ontologies
14 2 (0.65%) Life Science
14 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.68%) Windows
2 22 (7.12%) UNIX
3 15 (4.85%) Linux
4 11 (3.56%) Windows XP
5 10 (3.24%) Solaris
5 10 (3.24%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.27%) Android
7 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.89%) ITIL
3 35 (11.33%) Business Analysis
4 32 (10.36%) Project Management
4 32 (10.36%) Software Engineering
5 28 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.09%) ERP
6 25 (8.09%) Scrum
7 24 (7.77%) CRM
8 21 (6.80%) Data Analysis
9 20 (6.47%) User Stories
10 19 (6.15%) Manual Testing
10 19 (6.15%) Data Modelling
10 19 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.83%) TDD
11 18 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 18 (5.83%) Test Scripting
11 18 (5.83%) Analytics
12 16 (5.18%) UML
12 16 (5.18%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (31.72%) SQL
2 26 (8.41%) Java
3 18 (5.83%) VBA
4 16 (5.18%) C#
5 14 (4.53%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.88%) Apex Code
7 9 (2.91%) VB
7 9 (2.91%) Python
7 9 (2.91%) Ruby
8 6 (1.94%) SOQL
9 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.62%) C
10 4 (1.29%) C++
10 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.29%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.29%) R
11 3 (0.97%) Delphi
12 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 67 (21.68%) Degree
2 18 (5.83%) ISEB
3 10 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.62%) CISSP
7 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.97%) CISA
9 2 (0.65%) MCSE
9 2 (0.65%) CISM
9 2 (0.65%) SSCP
10 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.80%) QA
2 20 (6.47%) SLA
3 14 (4.53%) ISO 9001
3 14 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.39%) Oracle
3 18 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (5.18%) SAP
5 14 (4.53%) VMware
6 11 (3.56%) IBM
7 10 (3.24%) Sun
8 9 (2.91%) Citrix
9 6 (1.94%) Symantec
10 5 (1.62%) Cognos
11 4 (1.29%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.29%) HP
12 3 (0.97%) Red Gate
12 3 (0.97%) Dell
12 3 (0.97%) Apple
12 3 (0.97%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.65%) BMC
13 2 (0.65%) Remedy
14 1 (0.32%) Vertica
14 1 (0.32%) WatchGuard
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