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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 76 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 58 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.77% 2.24% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.27% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 62
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
2021 2066 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.65% 98.38% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1709 2035
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +13 33 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Peterborough -4 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 43 (52.44%) Business Analysis
2 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) Scrum
4 20 (24.39%) .NET
4 20 (24.39%) UML
5 19 (23.17%) Finance
6 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
7 15 (18.29%) Degree
8 14 (17.07%) Business Transformation
9 13 (15.85%) Multivariate Testing
9 13 (15.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (15.85%) Web Services
9 13 (15.85%) Java
9 13 (15.85%) ERP
9 13 (15.85%) SOA
9 13 (15.85%) Manufacturing
10 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.41%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (10.98%) Life Science
11 9 (10.98%) B2C
11 9 (10.98%) Workflow
12 8 (9.76%) Project Management
12 8 (9.76%) JIRA
12 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.54%) SQL
14 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
14 6 (7.32%) Use Case
14 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (7.32%) Retail
14 6 (7.32%) Computer Science

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.44%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (2.44%) MS Access
2 2 (2.44%) Power BI
2 2 (2.44%) ZAP BI
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Games
4 5 (6.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) .NET
2 13 (15.85%) Web Services
3 2 (2.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Life Science
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.10%) iPad
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Biotechnology
5 4 (4.88%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.66%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (2.44%) Fintech
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) Business Analysis
2 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.05%) Scrum
4 20 (24.39%) UML
5 14 (17.07%) Business Transformation
6 13 (15.85%) ERP
6 13 (15.85%) Multivariate Testing
6 13 (15.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (15.85%) SOA
7 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.98%) B2C
8 9 (10.98%) Workflow
9 8 (9.76%) Project Management
10 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.32%) Use Case
11 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.10%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) Resource Management
11 5 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) Java
2 7 (8.54%) SQL
3 2 (2.44%) ABAP
3 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) CBAP
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) JD Edwards
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) SAP
3 3 (3.66%) TIBCO
3 3 (3.66%) webMethods
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Cognos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,500 per annum 35 hour week, Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago