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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 65 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 81 56 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.20% 2.58% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 2.67% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 73 44 61
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,260 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2405 2094 2710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.02% 96.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1679 2323
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -2 45 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Peterborough +5 26 £46,500 +3.33% 5
Huntingdon - 2 £40,000 -
St Neots - 1 £55,000 -
Ely - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 87 (46.52%) Business Analysis
2 84 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (34.76%) Project Management
4 40 (21.39%) E-Commerce
5 37 (19.79%) Retail
6 36 (19.25%) SQL
7 34 (18.18%) Scrum
8 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (14.97%) Finance
9 28 (14.97%) Degree
9 28 (14.97%) User Stories
10 27 (14.44%) ERP
10 27 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (13.90%) .NET
12 25 (13.37%) PRINCE2
13 24 (12.83%) Java
13 24 (12.83%) UML
13 24 (12.83%) OO
14 23 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (11.76%) CRM
16 21 (11.23%) Use Case
17 20 (10.70%) Data Analysis
18 18 (9.63%) Analytics
19 17 (9.09%) ISO 9001
20 16 (8.56%) Product Management
20 16 (8.56%) Waterfall
21 15 (8.02%) MySQL
21 15 (8.02%) Data Modelling
21 15 (8.02%) Salesforce.com
21 15 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Visio
1 13 (6.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.53%) Movex
1 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Force.com
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) MySQL
2 13 (6.95%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (6.95%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.95%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.74%) QlikView
3 7 (3.74%) SAP BI
4 6 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.14%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.14%) MS Access
6 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.60%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.07%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.07%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.07%) OLAP
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 37 (19.79%) Retail
2 28 (14.97%) Finance
3 13 (6.95%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.95%) Marketing
4 12 (6.42%) Publishing
5 9 (4.81%) Back Office
6 4 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.90%) .NET
2 13 (6.95%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (4.81%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.53%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.95%) Open Source
2 13 (6.95%) Algorithms
2 13 (6.95%) User Experience
3 11 (5.88%) Kindle
4 10 (5.35%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.81%) Derivative
6 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.74%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.14%) Statistics
9 3 (1.60%) Life Science
9 3 (1.60%) EPoS
10 2 (1.07%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.07%) Biology
11 1 (0.53%) AS400
11 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (46.52%) Business Analysis
2 84 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (34.76%) Project Management
4 40 (21.39%) E-Commerce
5 34 (18.18%) Scrum
6 28 (14.97%) User Stories
7 27 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (14.44%) ERP
8 25 (13.37%) PRINCE2
9 24 (12.83%) UML
9 24 (12.83%) OO
10 23 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (11.76%) CRM
12 21 (11.23%) Use Case
13 20 (10.70%) Data Analysis
14 18 (9.63%) Analytics
15 16 (8.56%) Product Management
15 16 (8.56%) Waterfall
16 15 (8.02%) Data Modelling
16 15 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.25%) SQL
2 24 (12.83%) Java
3 13 (6.95%) Ruby
4 11 (5.88%) VBA
5 9 (4.81%) Apex Code
6 3 (1.60%) SOQL
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (14.97%) Degree
2 11 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (4.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.14%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (8.02%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (5.88%) SAP
3 9 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.21%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.67%) Cognos
6 4 (2.14%) Oracle
7 1 (0.53%) Epicor
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
7 1 (0.53%) Infor
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Westwood, Peterborough
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago