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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 83 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.77% 2.77% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.91% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 41
Average salary £41,250 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £51,000
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
1353 1752 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.75% 95.22% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1471 1518
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 29 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (34.85%) Business Analysis
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Data Structures
3 17 (25.76%) Project Management
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) Force.com
6 14 (21.21%) Finance
7 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (18.18%) Degree
9 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.64%) Visualforce
10 9 (13.64%) Apex Code
10 9 (13.64%) SOQL
10 9 (13.64%) Analytics
11 8 (12.12%) ERP
11 8 (12.12%) CRM
11 8 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (10.61%) Change Management
12 7 (10.61%) Scrum
12 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
12 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.61%) UML
13 6 (9.09%) Oracle
13 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
13 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
13 6 (9.09%) Statistics
13 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
14 5 (7.58%) Computer Science

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.58%) MS Office
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.55%) Spotfire
2 3 (4.55%) QlikView
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) MS Access
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Front Office
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) Visualforce
2 3 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.03%) D3.js
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.09%) Statistics
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.55%) User Experience
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.52%) Life Science
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Business Analysis
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) Project Management
4 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) Analytics
7 8 (12.12%) ERP
7 8 (12.12%) CRM
8 7 (10.61%) Change Management
8 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 7 (10.61%) UML
9 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.58%) Change Control
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.58%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (6.06%) Product Management
11 4 (6.06%) User Stories
11 4 (6.06%) Migration
12 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Apex Code
2 9 (13.64%) SOQL
3 3 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (3.03%) VBA
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.03%) R
5 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Epicor
6 1 (1.52%) Apple
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