The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 80 91 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.19% 1.57% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.68% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 9
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,900 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1679 1544 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.43% 93.12% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1358 1511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 51 (53.13%) Business Analysis
2 27 (28.13%) Project Management
3 25 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.88%) SAP
5 20 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 20 (20.83%) SQL
6 17 (17.71%) Scrum
7 15 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (14.58%) ERP
8 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 14 (14.58%) Manufacturing
9 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
9 13 (13.54%) Business Transformation
9 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
10 12 (12.50%) RAD
10 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 11 (11.46%) ISO 9001
11 11 (11.46%) Retail
11 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Degree
12 9 (9.38%) Data Management
13 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.33%) Finance
13 8 (8.33%) Data Mining
13 8 (8.33%) ISEB
13 8 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 8 (8.33%) QA
13 8 (8.33%) Product Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP SD
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 8 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (7.29%) MS Access
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.21%) QlikView
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.21%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.04%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) TeamCity
1 5 (5.21%) NUnit
2 1 (1.04%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (14.58%) Manufacturing
2 11 (11.46%) Retail
3 8 (8.33%) Finance
4 5 (5.21%) Back Office
4 5 (5.21%) Publishing
5 4 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.13%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) jQuery
1 5 (5.21%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (5.21%) CSS
1 5 (5.21%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) Fat Client
1 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.21%) Thin Client
1 5 (5.21%) Open Source
2 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) Chemistry
3 2 (2.08%) Biology
3 2 (2.08%) Life Science
4 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.04%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.04%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.13%) Business Analysis
2 27 (28.13%) Project Management
3 25 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 17 (17.71%) Scrum
6 15 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
7 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.58%) ERP
8 13 (13.54%) Business Transformation
9 12 (12.50%) RAD
9 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (9.38%) Data Management
12 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) Product Management
13 7 (7.29%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (6.25%) ITIL
15 5 (5.21%) SWOT Analysis
15 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) Ruby
2 5 (5.21%) VBA
2 5 (5.21%) C#
2 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) ISO 9001
2 8 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) SAP
2 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) Epicor
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
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