The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 88 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.37% 1.32% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.35% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 43
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -3.40%
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
1213 1407 1831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.43% 97.71% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1188 1531
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (63.04%) Business Analysis
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
4 12 (26.09%) .NET
5 11 (23.91%) Multivariate Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Business Transformation
5 11 (23.91%) Java
5 11 (23.91%) Web Services
5 11 (23.91%) UML
5 11 (23.91%) SOA
5 11 (23.91%) Finance
5 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (19.57%) Life Science
6 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
7 8 (17.39%) JIRA
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.22%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
9 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.87%) Games
9 5 (10.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (10.87%) Use Case
9 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.87%) SDLC
9 5 (10.87%) iPad
10 4 (8.70%) Biotechnology
10 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
10 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.35%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.87%) Games
3 5 (10.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Life Science
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) iPad
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Biotechnology
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Business Analysis
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) Business Transformation
4 11 (23.91%) Multivariate Testing
4 11 (23.91%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (23.91%) SOA
4 11 (23.91%) UML
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) Use Case
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.52%) B2B
8 3 (6.52%) B2C
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
1 2 (4.35%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: circa £41,000 + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago