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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 23 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 154 94 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.00% 6.30% 8.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.42% 6.56% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 132 88 160
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £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
1634 1433 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.50% 96.11% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1195 1789
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 31 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 104 (33.66%) SQL
2 93 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (18.12%) ITIL
3 56 (18.12%) Degree
4 52 (16.83%) Microsoft
5 45 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (14.24%) MS Excel
6 44 (14.24%) QA
7 43 (13.92%) Java
8 39 (12.62%) Oracle
8 39 (12.62%) MS Office
9 38 (12.30%) Finance
10 35 (11.33%) Windows
10 35 (11.33%) Active Directory
11 34 (11.00%) Project Management
11 34 (11.00%) UNIX
12 33 (10.68%) Linux
13 30 (9.71%) Business Analysis
14 29 (9.39%) ISEB
15 27 (8.74%) ERP
15 27 (8.74%) Open Source
16 26 (8.41%) Selenium
17 25 (8.09%) Scrum
17 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering
17 25 (8.09%) Manual Testing
18 24 (7.77%) Information Security
18 24 (7.77%) JIRA
19 23 (7.44%) Software Testing
19 23 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 23 (7.44%) Internet

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 16 (5.18%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.62%) MS Office
3 10 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.97%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.65%) Agresso
3 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.59%) Force.com
2 7 (2.27%) SaaS
2 7 (2.27%) PaaS
2 7 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.44%) Internet
2 10 (3.24%) DNS
3 9 (2.91%) Firewall
3 9 (2.91%) WAN
3 9 (2.91%) DHCP
4 7 (2.27%) LDAP
4 7 (2.27%) LAN
5 5 (1.62%) HTTP
6 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.97%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) ISDN
8 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.88%) MySQL
2 12 (3.88%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.56%) MongoDB
3 11 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.91%) QlikView
5 7 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.62%) SAP BI
6 5 (1.62%) FileMaker
6 5 (1.62%) Spotfire
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.29%) OLAP
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (8.41%) Selenium
2 24 (7.77%) JIRA
3 16 (5.18%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.91%) TestNG
4 9 (2.91%) JUnit
5 8 (2.59%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.62%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.65%) JMeter
8 2 (0.65%) Hudson
8 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.32%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (12.30%) Finance
2 21 (6.80%) Marketing
3 17 (5.50%) Publishing
4 13 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.21%) Back Office
5 11 (3.56%) Retail
6 7 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.94%) Law
8 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.97%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.12%) HTML
2 18 (5.83%) XML
3 17 (5.50%) .NET
4 13 (4.21%) CSS
5 11 (3.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (2.59%) Visualforce
7 7 (2.27%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.62%) Web Services
9 2 (0.65%) JSP
9 2 (0.65%) SciPy
9 2 (0.65%) NumPy
10 1 (0.32%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.74%) Open Source
3 16 (5.18%) Wiki
4 15 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.53%) User Experience
6 12 (3.88%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.56%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.91%) Derivative
9 6 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.94%) iSeries
10 5 (1.62%) iPhone
11 4 (1.29%) Statistics
11 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.29%) Replication
12 3 (0.97%) AS400
12 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.97%) Ontologies
12 3 (0.97%) Informatics
12 3 (0.97%) iPad
12 3 (0.97%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.33%) Windows
2 34 (11.00%) UNIX
3 33 (10.68%) Linux
4 16 (5.18%) Solaris
5 11 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.56%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.24%) Android
7 8 (2.59%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.27%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.12%) ITIL
3 34 (11.00%) Project Management
4 30 (9.71%) Business Analysis
5 27 (8.74%) ERP
6 25 (8.09%) Scrum
6 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering
6 25 (8.09%) Manual Testing
7 24 (7.77%) Information Security
8 23 (7.44%) Test Scripting
8 23 (7.44%) Software Testing
9 21 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (6.80%) TDD
9 21 (6.80%) CRM
10 20 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.15%) OO
11 19 (6.15%) Automated Testing
12 18 (5.83%) Data Modelling
12 18 (5.83%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.66%) SQL
2 43 (13.92%) Java
3 17 (5.50%) Ruby
4 16 (5.18%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.53%) VBA
6 11 (3.56%) Python
7 9 (2.91%) C#
8 8 (2.59%) Apex Code
9 5 (1.62%) Perl
10 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.97%) Delphi
11 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.97%) SOQL
12 2 (0.65%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.65%) C++
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.32%) R
13 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (18.12%) Degree
2 29 (9.39%) ISEB
3 10 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.97%) CISSP
6 3 (0.97%) CISA
6 3 (0.97%) MCITP
7 1 (0.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.24%) QA
2 23 (7.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.21%) SLA
4 9 (2.91%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.91%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.97%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) EdgeSight
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 52 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.62%) Oracle
3 16 (5.18%) Sun
4 13 (4.21%) SAP
4 13 (4.21%) VMware
5 9 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.59%) IBM
7 7 (2.27%) Apple
7 7 (2.27%) HP
7 7 (2.27%) Dell
7 7 (2.27%) Red Gate
8 5 (1.62%) Cognos
9 4 (1.29%) Citrix
10 3 (0.97%) BMC
10 3 (0.97%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.65%) Remedy
11 2 (0.65%) Epicor
12 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.32%) Splunk
12 1 (0.32%) Tableau
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