The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 94 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 16 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 1.11% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.32% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 22
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,150 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1512 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.80% 83.77% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1187 1139
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2
4 14 (26.92%) Degree
5 10 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) SaaS
6 9 (17.31%) Finance
7 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.38%) Scrum
7 8 (15.38%) ITIL
7 8 (15.38%) DSDM
7 8 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) Force.com
8 7 (13.46%) Windows
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.46%) Citrix
9 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
9 6 (11.54%) Migration
9 6 (11.54%) SOA
10 5 (9.62%) CRM
10 5 (9.62%) SQL
10 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.62%) Legal
10 5 (9.62%) Service Management
10 5 (9.62%) Visualforce
10 5 (9.62%) Apex Code
10 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) SOQL
10 5 (9.62%) Data Structures

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) SaaS
2 7 (13.46%) Force.com
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) LAN
1 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) Text Mining
3 1 (1.92%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 3 (5.77%) Moq
2 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.62%) Legal
4 4 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.54%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Database Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Business Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Product Owner
8 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Relationships Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Visualforce
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
5 1 (1.92%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2
4 10 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (15.38%) DSDM
5 8 (15.38%) Software Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Migration
6 6 (11.54%) SOA
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 5 (9.62%) CRM
7 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) SDLC
9 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) RAD
9 3 (5.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
1 5 (9.62%) Apex Code
1 5 (9.62%) SOQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) R
4 1 (1.92%) ABAP
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
4 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.77%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Citrix
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.77%) Apple
3 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Epicor