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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 55 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 88 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.53% 2.11% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.20% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 80
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,287 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
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
2376 2094 2933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.42% 96.10% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1774 2545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,367 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +17 54 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Peterborough +6 19 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Huntingdon -2 9 £45,000 +106.89%
Ely - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (44.03%) Business Analysis
3 58 (36.48%) Project Management
4 36 (22.64%) E-Commerce
5 34 (21.38%) Scrum
6 29 (18.24%) SQL
7 26 (16.35%) Retail
8 23 (14.47%) User Stories
8 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (13.84%) .NET
9 22 (13.84%) Finance
10 21 (13.21%) Java
10 21 (13.21%) OO
10 21 (13.21%) ERP
10 21 (13.21%) Degree
11 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
12 18 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (10.69%) Use Case
13 17 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (8.81%) CRM
15 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
15 14 (8.81%) Product Management
16 13 (8.18%) Marketing
16 13 (8.18%) Manufacturing
17 12 (7.55%) Publishing
17 12 (7.55%) ISO 9001
17 12 (7.55%) Data Modelling
17 12 (7.55%) UML
17 12 (7.55%) SAP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.40%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.55%) MySQL
2 11 (6.92%) MongoDB
2 11 (6.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.77%) QlikView
4 5 (3.14%) SAP BI
5 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.26%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.26%) MS Access
7 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) OLAP
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
1 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (16.35%) Retail
2 22 (13.84%) Finance
3 13 (8.18%) Marketing
3 13 (8.18%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.55%) Publishing
5 9 (5.66%) Back Office
6 3 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) .NET
2 11 (6.92%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (4.40%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.92%) Open Source
2 11 (6.92%) Algorithms
2 11 (6.92%) User Experience
3 9 (5.66%) Derivative
4 6 (3.77%) Kindle
5 5 (3.14%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.89%) EPoS
7 3 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.26%) Life Science
8 2 (1.26%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.26%) Biology
9 1 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (44.03%) Business Analysis
3 58 (36.48%) Project Management
4 36 (22.64%) E-Commerce
5 34 (21.38%) Scrum
6 23 (14.47%) User Stories
7 21 (13.21%) OO
7 21 (13.21%) ERP
8 19 (11.95%) PRINCE2
9 18 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (10.69%) Use Case
10 17 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (8.81%) CRM
12 14 (8.81%) Risk Management
12 14 (8.81%) Product Management
13 12 (7.55%) Data Modelling
13 12 (7.55%) UML
13 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) SQL
2 21 (13.21%) Java
3 11 (6.92%) Ruby
3 11 (6.92%) VBA
4 7 (4.40%) Apex Code
5 3 (1.89%) SOQL
6 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) Degree
2 9 (5.66%) ISEB
3 6 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.26%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (7.55%) SAP
2 8 (5.03%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.14%) Cognos
4 3 (1.89%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle
5 2 (1.26%) Epicor
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