The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 99 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 35 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.68% 2.17% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.24% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 57
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £43,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2014 2234 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.50% 96.88% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1808 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 25 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Peterborough -9 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Huntingdon - 4 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 23 (31.94%) UML
4 21 (29.17%) .NET
5 20 (27.78%) Scrum
6 19 (26.39%) Finance
7 17 (23.61%) Business Transformation
8 16 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (20.83%) Multivariate Testing
9 15 (20.83%) Java
9 15 (20.83%) Web Services
9 15 (20.83%) SOA
10 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.28%) Workflow
10 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
11 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
11 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
11 10 (13.89%) SQL
12 9 (12.50%) ERP
12 9 (12.50%) Project Management
12 9 (12.50%) Degree
13 8 (11.11%) JIRA
14 7 (9.72%) User Stories
15 6 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
15 6 (8.33%) Retail
15 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
15 6 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
16 5 (6.94%) ISEB
16 5 (6.94%) CRM
16 5 (6.94%) ITIL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.56%) MS Office
4 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.78%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.17%) iPad
2 3 (4.17%) Life Science
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Biotechnology
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (1.39%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 23 (31.94%) UML
4 20 (27.78%) Scrum
5 17 (23.61%) Business Transformation
6 16 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (20.83%) Multivariate Testing
7 15 (20.83%) SOA
8 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.28%) Workflow
9 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.50%) ERP
10 9 (12.50%) Project Management
11 7 (9.72%) User Stories
12 6 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (8.33%) Workflow Analysis
13 5 (6.94%) ITIL
13 5 (6.94%) RUP
13 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.94%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) Java
2 10 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (2.78%) ABAP
3 2 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (1.39%) C
4 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) SAP
2 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.17%) webMethods
3 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
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