The table below looks at the statistics for the Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 73 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 33 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.27% 3.99% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 4.17% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 38
Average salary £46,250 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.16% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £30,000 £33,970
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business 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
1410 1605 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.54% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1409 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (46.05%) Business Analysis
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) SQL
2 23 (30.26%) Data Structures
3 18 (23.68%) ERP
4 17 (22.37%) Force.com
4 17 (22.37%) Analytics
4 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (19.74%) Project Management
6 14 (18.42%) CRM
6 14 (18.42%) Finance
7 13 (17.11%) Visualforce
7 13 (17.11%) Apex Code
7 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.11%) UML
7 13 (17.11%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (15.79%) V-Model
8 12 (15.79%) Retail
8 12 (15.79%) Migration
8 12 (15.79%) Degree
9 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
9 11 (14.47%) Data Migration
9 11 (14.47%) MS Visio
10 9 (11.84%) MS Project
10 9 (11.84%) BPR
10 9 (11.84%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (11.84%) Data Mapping
10 9 (11.84%) Process Improvement
10 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Visio
2 9 (11.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (11.84%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) MySQL
1 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.26%) QlikView
1 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.95%) Spotfire
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) MS Access
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) Text Mining
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Front Office
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Visualforce
2 4 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.63%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Data Structures
2 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.89%) Statistics
3 6 (7.89%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) Open Source
5 4 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Business Analysis
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) ERP
4 17 (22.37%) Analytics
5 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (19.74%) Project Management
6 14 (18.42%) CRM
7 13 (17.11%) UML
7 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
8 12 (15.79%) V-Model
8 12 (15.79%) Migration
9 11 (14.47%) Data Migration
9 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
10 9 (11.84%) Data Mapping
10 9 (11.84%) Process Improvement
10 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.84%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (11.84%) BPR
10 9 (11.84%) User Stories
11 8 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Apex Code
3 9 (11.84%) SOQL
4 4 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.63%) VBA
5 2 (2.63%) Python
5 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.63%) R
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (9.21%) SAP
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Apple
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