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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 82 69 101
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 76 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 3.10% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 3.25% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 39
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2067 2336 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.15% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1897 1925
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
(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 +8 27 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Peterborough -8 8 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Huntingdon -8 4 £29,500 -26.70% 3
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (39.81%) Business Analysis
2 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (23.15%) Project Management
5 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
5 19 (17.59%) Visualforce
5 19 (17.59%) Apex Code
6 18 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 18 (16.67%) Change Management
7 17 (15.74%) Finance
7 17 (15.74%) Force.com
8 16 (14.81%) SOQL
9 15 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
12 12 (11.11%) UML
12 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 12 (11.11%) SAP
13 11 (10.19%) MS Visio
13 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
13 11 (10.19%) Retail
13 11 (10.19%) User Stories
13 11 (10.19%) Change Control
14 10 (9.26%) Business Process Mapping
14 10 (9.26%) ERP
14 10 (9.26%) CRM
15 9 (8.33%) SQL
15 9 (8.33%) Oracle
15 9 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.41%) MS Office
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) Force.com
2 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.93%) Text Mining
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
2 1 (0.93%) QlikView
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Retail
3 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.56%) Publishing
4 3 (2.78%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.59%) Visualforce
2 2 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.93%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 9 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) Kindle
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) UNIX
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
1 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.81%) Business Analysis
2 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.15%) Project Management
4 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
5 18 (16.67%) Change Management
6 14 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
8 12 (11.11%) UML
9 11 (10.19%) Change Control
9 11 (10.19%) User Stories
10 10 (9.26%) Business Process Mapping
10 10 (9.26%) ERP
10 10 (9.26%) CRM
11 8 (7.41%) ITIL
11 8 (7.41%) Analytics
11 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (6.48%) Business Process Improvement
12 7 (6.48%) Use Case
12 7 (6.48%) RUP
12 7 (6.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) Apex Code
2 16 (14.81%) SOQL
3 9 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) VBA
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.93%) R
5 1 (0.93%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) ISEB
3 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (11.11%) SAP
3 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.33%) Oracle
5 5 (4.63%) Epicor
6 4 (3.70%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.93%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
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