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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 22 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 180 86 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.23% 5.91% 9.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.75% 6.12% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 151 75 137
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
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
1674 1406 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.11% 96.57% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1127 1499
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 101 (31.17%) SQL
2 98 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (19.75%) Degree
4 58 (17.90%) Microsoft
5 57 (17.59%) ITIL
6 49 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 43 (13.27%) MS Office
9 42 (12.96%) Finance
10 41 (12.65%) Windows
11 39 (12.04%) Active Directory
12 35 (10.80%) Open Source
12 35 (10.80%) Business Analysis
12 35 (10.80%) Project Management
13 34 (10.49%) Java
14 33 (10.19%) Oracle
14 33 (10.19%) ERP
15 32 (9.88%) Software Engineering
16 29 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (8.95%) QA
17 27 (8.33%) Linux
17 27 (8.33%) CRM
18 26 (8.02%) UNIX
18 26 (8.02%) Selenium
19 25 (7.72%) ISEB
19 25 (7.72%) Scrum
20 24 (7.41%) Manual Testing
20 24 (7.41%) Computer Science
21 23 (7.10%) User Stories
22 22 (6.79%) Test Scripting

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (4.32%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.01%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.54%) SAS
5 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 45 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 43 (13.27%) MS Office
3 14 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.01%) MS Project
4 13 (4.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.93%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Agresso
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.70%) Force.com
2 10 (3.09%) SaaS
2 10 (3.09%) PaaS
2 10 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.56%) Internet
2 10 (3.09%) LAN
2 10 (3.09%) WAN
3 8 (2.47%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) DNS
4 3 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.62%) Intranet
5 2 (0.62%) HTTP
5 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.62%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) ISDN
6 1 (0.31%) MPLS
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.32%) MongoDB
2 14 (4.32%) MySQL
3 13 (4.01%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.09%) QlikView
5 8 (2.47%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.85%) Spotfire
7 5 (1.54%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.54%) FileMaker
8 4 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.23%) OLAP
8 4 (1.23%) MS Access
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 26 (8.02%) Selenium
2 20 (6.17%) JIRA
3 13 (4.01%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.09%) TestNG
4 10 (3.09%) JUnit
5 9 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.93%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.62%) QARun
7 2 (0.62%) WinRunner
7 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.62%) JMeter
7 2 (0.62%) Hudson
8 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 42 (12.96%) Finance
2 19 (5.86%) Marketing
3 17 (5.25%) Publishing
4 16 (4.94%) Retail
5 15 (4.63%) Manufacturing
6 13 (4.01%) Back Office
7 6 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.85%) Law
8 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.93%) French Language
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.48%) .NET
2 20 (6.17%) HTML
3 17 (5.25%) XML
4 13 (4.01%) CSS
4 13 (4.01%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (2.78%) Visualforce
6 8 (2.47%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.93%) JSP
7 3 (0.93%) Web Services
7 3 (0.93%) RESTful
8 2 (0.62%) WinForms
8 2 (0.62%) WCF
8 2 (0.62%) WPF
8 2 (0.62%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.31%) JSON
9 1 (0.31%) SOAP
9 1 (0.31%) XSLT
9 1 (0.31%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.80%) Open Source
3 24 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.94%) Mathematics
4 16 (4.94%) User Experience
4 16 (4.94%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.70%) Wiki
6 11 (3.40%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.78%) Derivative
7 9 (2.78%) Statistics
8 8 (2.47%) iSeries
8 8 (2.47%) Kindle
9 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.85%) AS400
10 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.23%) Chemistry
11 3 (0.93%) Life Science
11 3 (0.93%) Ontologies
11 3 (0.93%) Informatics
12 2 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.65%) Windows
2 27 (8.33%) Linux
3 26 (8.02%) UNIX
4 14 (4.32%) Windows XP
5 13 (4.01%) Android
5 13 (4.01%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.01%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.70%) Solaris
7 11 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.09%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.59%) ITIL
3 35 (10.80%) Project Management
3 35 (10.80%) Business Analysis
4 33 (10.19%) ERP
5 32 (9.88%) Software Engineering
6 29 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (8.33%) CRM
8 25 (7.72%) Scrum
9 24 (7.41%) Manual Testing
10 23 (7.10%) User Stories
11 22 (6.79%) Test Scripting
11 22 (6.79%) Data Analysis
12 21 (6.48%) Data Modelling
13 20 (6.17%) E-Commerce
13 20 (6.17%) TDD
14 18 (5.56%) Service Delivery
14 18 (5.56%) Automated Testing
14 18 (5.56%) Analytics
15 17 (5.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (31.17%) SQL
2 34 (10.49%) Java
3 17 (5.25%) VBA
4 16 (4.94%) Ruby
4 16 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.70%) C#
6 11 (3.40%) Python
7 9 (2.78%) Apex Code
8 6 (1.85%) C
9 4 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.23%) C++
9 4 (1.23%) R
9 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.93%) SOQL
10 3 (0.93%) Delphi
10 3 (0.93%) Perl
10 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.62%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (19.75%) Degree
2 25 (7.72%) ISEB
3 12 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.93%) CISSP
6 3 (0.93%) CISA
6 3 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.31%) MCSE
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.95%) QA
2 20 (6.17%) SLA
3 19 (5.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (4.32%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 39 (12.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) EdgeSight
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 58 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.19%) Oracle
3 17 (5.25%) VMware
4 16 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.70%) SAP
5 12 (3.70%) Sun
6 11 (3.40%) HP
7 10 (3.09%) Dell
7 10 (3.09%) IBM
7 10 (3.09%) Apple
7 10 (3.09%) Red Gate
8 5 (1.54%) Cognos
8 5 (1.54%) Citrix
9 4 (1.23%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.93%) BMC
10 3 (0.93%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.62%) Remedy
12 1 (0.31%) Epicor
12 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.31%) WatchGuard
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