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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 77 62 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 57 86 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.67% 3.50% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 3.68% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 79 51
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
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
2067 2340 2598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.00% 95.20% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1966 2294
Average salary £44,485 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.21% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -13 32 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Peterborough +2 16 £47,500 +24.02% 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 69 (53.91%) Business Analysis
2 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 32 (25.00%) Project Management
3 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (21.88%) Data Structures
5 25 (19.53%) SQL
6 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (16.41%) UML
8 21 (16.41%) CRM
9 20 (15.63%) Force.com
9 20 (15.63%) Analytics
10 19 (14.84%) Visualforce
10 19 (14.84%) Apex Code
10 19 (14.84%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (14.06%) ERP
11 18 (14.06%) PRINCE2
12 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 15 (11.72%) ISO 9001
13 15 (11.72%) Retail
13 15 (11.72%) Data Analysis
14 14 (10.94%) Degree
14 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
14 14 (10.94%) SOQL
15 13 (10.16%) Use Case
15 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (8.59%) SAP
17 10 (7.81%) Migration
17 10 (7.81%) Kindle
17 10 (7.81%) Waterfall

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.69%) MS Project
3 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.34%) Infor M3
2 3 (2.34%) Movex
3 1 (0.78%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Force.com
2 3 (2.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.13%) MySQL
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.13%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.13%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.34%) MS Access
3 3 (2.34%) Spotfire
3 3 (2.34%) QlikView
4 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (11.72%) Retail
3 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.34%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.34%) Front Office
5 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.56%) Military
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) Visualforce
2 8 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (2.34%) EDI
3 3 (2.34%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.56%) XML
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) Data Structures
2 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.81%) Kindle
4 6 (4.69%) Statistics
4 6 (4.69%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.34%) Open Source
6 3 (2.34%) User Experience
6 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.34%) AS400
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.91%) Business Analysis
2 32 (25.00%) Project Management
3 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (16.41%) UML
5 21 (16.41%) CRM
6 20 (15.63%) Analytics
7 18 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 18 (14.06%) ERP
8 16 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.72%) Data Analysis
10 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
11 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (10.16%) Use Case
12 10 (7.81%) Migration
12 10 (7.81%) Waterfall
12 10 (7.81%) Change Control
13 9 (7.03%) Data Migration
13 9 (7.03%) User Stories
13 9 (7.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.53%) SQL
2 19 (14.84%) Apex Code
3 14 (10.94%) SOQL
4 6 (4.69%) Java
5 3 (2.34%) Ruby
6 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.56%) VBA
6 2 (1.56%) Python
6 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.56%) R
7 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.34%) ISEB
3 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (8.59%) SAP
3 9 (7.03%) Business Objects
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle
5 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
6 1 (0.78%) Sage
6 1 (0.78%) Infor
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago