The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 88 77 115
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +38
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 37 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 2.63% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 3.20% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 28
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,650 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1734 2032 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 83.05% 82.13% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1615 1553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridgeshire region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 9 £45,000 +21.62%
Huntingdon -2 7 £51,500 +3.00%
Peterborough -14 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Project Management
3 18 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.79%) SAP
7 11 (14.47%) Retail
7 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (13.16%) ISEB
9 9 (11.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (11.84%) Degree
10 8 (10.53%) Finance
10 8 (10.53%) SQL
11 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
11 7 (9.21%) CRM
11 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Citrix
11 7 (9.21%) HP
11 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
11 7 (9.21%) Migration
11 7 (9.21%) Integration Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Test Management
11 7 (9.21%) System Testing
11 7 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (9.21%) SaaS
11 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
11 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.21%) Test Strategy
11 7 (9.21%) User Stories
12 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.32%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) LAN
1 4 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.47%) Retail
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 5 (6.58%) Legal
3 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Analyst
2 32 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Test Manager
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Business Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.26%) Database Specialist
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Data Architect
9 3 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) SOAP
2 1 (1.32%) XML
2 1 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Statistics
3 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
4 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
1 4 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
1 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Project Management
3 18 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
6 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (9.21%) Integration Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Test Management
8 7 (9.21%) System Testing
8 7 (9.21%) Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Regression Testing
8 7 (9.21%) CRM
8 7 (9.21%) Software Architecture
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.21%) Test Strategy
8 7 (9.21%) User Stories
9 6 (7.89%) Line Management
9 6 (7.89%) Time Management
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Apex Code
3 3 (3.95%) SOQL
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) ISEB
2 9 (11.84%) Degree
3 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.26%) MCSE
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) SAP
2 7 (9.21%) HP
2 7 (9.21%) Citrix
3 6 (7.89%) Epicor
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 5 (6.58%) JD Edwards
5 4 (5.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) Apple
7 1 (1.32%) Alterian
7 1 (1.32%) RedPrairie