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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 78 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.87% 2.75% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.92% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,952 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
1318 1715 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.62% 94.49% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1334 1294
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (50.98%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
4 12 (23.53%) UML
4 12 (23.53%) Project Management
4 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (21.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (21.57%) Business Process Mapping
5 11 (21.57%) ITIL
6 10 (19.61%) RUP
6 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
6 10 (19.61%) Change Management
6 10 (19.61%) Document Management
7 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
8 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
8 8 (15.69%) MS Office
9 7 (13.73%) SAP
9 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.73%) Line Management
9 7 (13.73%) Analytics
10 6 (11.76%) User Stories
10 6 (11.76%) People Management
10 6 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (11.76%) Publishing
10 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.84%) Scrum
11 4 (7.84%) ERP
11 4 (7.84%) CRM
11 4 (7.84%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Force.com
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.92%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.76%) Publishing
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) XSLT
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
3 12 (23.53%) UML
3 12 (23.53%) Project Management
4 11 (21.57%) ITIL
4 11 (21.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (21.57%) Business Process Mapping
5 10 (19.61%) Document Management
5 10 (19.61%) Change Management
5 10 (19.61%) RUP
6 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Line Management
7 7 (13.73%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) User Stories
8 6 (11.76%) People Management
8 6 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 4 (7.84%) CRM
9 4 (7.84%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
2 2 (3.92%) SOQL
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) SAP
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix
3 1 (1.96%) Epicor
3 1 (1.96%) Apple
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