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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 70 94 112
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 48 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.61% 1.32% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.41% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 16
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
1733 1485 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.13% 93.28% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1298 1611
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (49.51%) Business Analysis
2 29 (28.16%) Project Management
3 24 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.39%) SAP
5 20 (19.42%) SQL
6 19 (18.45%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.56%) Scrum
7 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (14.56%) SAP Implementation
7 15 (14.56%) ERP
8 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
9 13 (12.62%) Product Management
9 13 (12.62%) Business Transformation
10 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
11 11 (10.68%) RAD
11 11 (10.68%) Degree
12 10 (9.71%) CRM
12 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.71%) ISEB
13 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
13 9 (8.74%) VBA
13 9 (8.74%) Finance
13 9 (8.74%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.74%) ISO 9001
13 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.74%) Retail
14 8 (7.77%) Back Office
14 8 (7.77%) PostgreSQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.88%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
2 8 (7.77%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.85%) QlikView
5 4 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.91%) MS Access
7 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.97%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) NUnit
1 5 (4.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Retail
3 8 (7.77%) Back Office
3 8 (7.77%) Publishing
4 4 (3.88%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.91%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.77%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (4.85%) CSS
2 5 (4.85%) HTML
2 5 (4.85%) jQuery
2 5 (4.85%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Open Source
2 5 (4.85%) Thin Client
2 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.85%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.88%) Derivative
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.94%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.94%) Biology
5 2 (1.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.97%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.97%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.51%) Business Analysis
2 29 (28.16%) Project Management
3 24 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.45%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.56%) Scrum
5 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.56%) SAP Implementation
5 15 (14.56%) ERP
6 13 (12.62%) Product Management
6 13 (12.62%) Business Transformation
7 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (10.68%) RAD
9 10 (9.71%) CRM
9 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.74%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.80%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.83%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) VBA
3 8 (7.77%) Ruby
4 5 (4.85%) C#
4 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 10 (9.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) ISO 9001
2 8 (7.77%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) SAP
2 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.94%) Epicor
6 1 (0.97%) Cognos
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