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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 94 88 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.46% 1.74% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.79% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 47
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £43,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) UML
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 18 (54.55%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) Multivariate Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Business Transformation
3 14 (42.42%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (42.42%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) Web Services
3 14 (42.42%) SOA
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) JIRA
7 6 (18.18%) ERP
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.15%) RUP
8 5 (15.15%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (12.12%) Workflow
9 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) CRM
10 3 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
10 3 (9.09%) webMethods
10 3 (9.09%) Degree
10 3 (9.09%) Use Case

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Biotechnology
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Life Science
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (57.58%) UML
2 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
3 14 (42.42%) Business Transformation
3 14 (42.42%) Multivariate Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (42.42%) SOA
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) ERP
6 5 (15.15%) Business Process Mapping
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) RUP
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Use Case
9 2 (6.06%) B2B
9 2 (6.06%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
1 3 (9.09%) webMethods
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 30,000 - £35,000 plus bonus and exte
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 days ago