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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 23 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 148 81 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.42% 5.31% 8.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.85% 5.59% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 124 75 157
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £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
1673 1450 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.16% 95.02% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1269 1698
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 83 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.78%) SQL
3 64 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 62 (21.53%) Degree
5 54 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (17.01%) QA
6 49 (17.01%) ITIL
7 47 (16.32%) MS Excel
8 41 (14.24%) Java
9 40 (13.89%) Windows
10 39 (13.54%) MS Office
11 36 (12.50%) Project Management
11 36 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 34 (11.81%) Business Analysis
13 33 (11.46%) Linux
14 32 (11.11%) Oracle
14 32 (11.11%) ISEB
15 29 (10.07%) Finance
16 25 (8.68%) .NET
16 25 (8.68%) Selenium
16 25 (8.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (7.64%) Internet
17 22 (7.64%) Scrum
17 22 (7.64%) Software Testing
18 21 (7.29%) Mathematics
18 21 (7.29%) Information Security
18 21 (7.29%) PRINCE2
18 21 (7.29%) UNIX
18 21 (7.29%) Manual Testing
19 20 (6.94%) Open Source

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (4.51%) SharePoint
1 13 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (0.69%) FormScape
5 1 (0.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 47 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 39 (13.54%) MS Office
3 7 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.39%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (1.04%) SunGard APT
3 3 (1.04%) FastVal
4 2 (0.69%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.43%) IaaS
1 7 (2.43%) SaaS
1 7 (2.43%) PaaS
1 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.74%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.64%) Internet
2 11 (3.82%) DNS
2 11 (3.82%) LDAP
3 9 (3.13%) Firewall
3 9 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.13%) DHCP
3 9 (3.13%) WAN
4 7 (2.43%) LAN
5 5 (1.74%) HTTP
6 1 (0.35%) IPsec
6 1 (0.35%) VLAN
6 1 (0.35%) MPLS
6 1 (0.35%) SAN
6 1 (0.35%) SNMP
6 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.35%) VPN
6 1 (0.35%) SSL
6 1 (0.35%) ISDN
6 1 (0.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.86%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.82%) MySQL
4 10 (3.47%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.74%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.74%) QlikView
8 4 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.39%) OLAP
8 4 (1.39%) FileMaker
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.04%) MS Access
10 2 (0.69%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (8.68%) Selenium
2 18 (6.25%) JIRA
3 12 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.43%) WinRunner
5 5 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.04%) JUnit
6 3 (1.04%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.04%) TestNG
7 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.69%) JMeter
7 2 (0.69%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.35%) Hudson
8 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (10.07%) Finance
2 15 (5.21%) Manufacturing
2 15 (5.21%) Marketing
3 13 (4.51%) Back Office
4 12 (4.17%) Publishing
5 9 (3.13%) Retail
6 8 (2.78%) Advertising
7 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) Electronics
9 2 (0.69%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.68%) .NET
2 18 (6.25%) HTML
3 10 (3.47%) CSS
3 10 (3.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (3.13%) XML
5 8 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.74%) Web Services
6 5 (1.74%) Visualforce
7 3 (1.04%) J2EE
8 2 (0.69%) jQuery
8 2 (0.69%) SciPy
8 2 (0.69%) NumPy
9 1 (0.35%) SAML
9 1 (0.35%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.35%) ODBC
9 1 (0.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.29%) Mathematics
3 20 (6.94%) Open Source
4 14 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.17%) Wiki
5 12 (4.17%) User Experience
6 8 (2.78%) Derivative
7 6 (2.08%) iPhone
7 6 (2.08%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.08%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.08%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (1.39%) iPad
8 4 (1.39%) Replication
8 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.39%) Clustering
9 3 (1.04%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.04%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.69%) iSeries
10 2 (0.69%) Life Science
10 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.89%) Windows
2 33 (11.46%) Linux
3 21 (7.29%) UNIX
4 15 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.17%) Solaris
6 11 (3.82%) Android
7 7 (2.43%) Windows Phone
7 7 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.43%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.01%) ITIL
3 36 (12.50%) Project Management
4 34 (11.81%) Business Analysis
5 25 (8.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (7.64%) Scrum
6 22 (7.64%) Software Testing
7 21 (7.29%) Information Security
7 21 (7.29%) PRINCE2
7 21 (7.29%) Manual Testing
8 20 (6.94%) E-Commerce
8 20 (6.94%) ERP
8 20 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (5.90%) Regression Testing
9 17 (5.90%) Automated Testing
9 17 (5.90%) Software Engineering
9 17 (5.90%) Test Scripting
10 16 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 16 (5.56%) TDD
11 15 (5.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (27.78%) SQL
2 41 (14.24%) Java
3 17 (5.90%) C#
4 16 (5.56%) Ruby
5 13 (4.51%) VBA
6 11 (3.82%) Python
7 10 (3.47%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.78%) Perl
8 8 (2.78%) C++
8 8 (2.78%) Delphi
9 5 (1.74%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.04%) SOQL
11 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.69%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
12 1 (0.35%) C
12 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (21.53%) Degree
2 32 (11.11%) ISEB
3 9 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.39%) MCITP
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (17.01%) QA
2 19 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.47%) SLA
4 8 (2.78%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.08%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.69%) HL7
System Software
1 36 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.39%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.13%) SCCM
2 3 (1.04%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 64 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.11%) Oracle
3 20 (6.94%) VMware
4 12 (4.17%) SAP
4 12 (4.17%) Sun
5 7 (2.43%) Apple
5 7 (2.43%) HP
5 7 (2.43%) Dell
5 7 (2.43%) Red Gate
6 6 (2.08%) Citrix
7 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.39%) IBM
9 3 (1.04%) SunGard
10 2 (0.69%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.69%) Cisco
10 2 (0.69%) Epicor
11 1 (0.35%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.35%) BMC
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos
11 1 (0.35%) Splunk
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £4000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pr
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,923 to £39,253 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Cambridge University Press
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £21000 - £22500 per annum + Personal Pension Contribution
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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