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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 63 59 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 71 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.13% 3.39% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 3.52% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 40
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £30,000 £35,000
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
2161 2015 2505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.24% 96.32% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1672 2181
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 41 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Peterborough +11 21 £47,500 +5.55% 7
St Neots - 1 £55,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 76 (49.03%) Business Analysis
2 59 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (34.84%) Project Management
4 40 (25.81%) SQL
5 36 (23.23%) Finance
6 29 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (17.42%) UML
7 27 (17.42%) E-Commerce
8 26 (16.77%) Retail
8 26 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (16.13%) Scrum
9 25 (16.13%) PRINCE2
10 24 (15.48%) Degree
11 22 (14.19%) Data Analysis
12 21 (13.55%) ERP
12 21 (13.55%) CRM
12 21 (13.55%) ISO 9001
12 21 (13.55%) Analytics
13 20 (12.90%) User Stories
14 18 (11.61%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (10.97%) Use Case
15 17 (10.97%) Force.com
16 16 (10.32%) Waterfall
16 16 (10.32%) Data Structures
17 15 (9.68%) Data Modelling
17 15 (9.68%) .NET
18 14 (9.03%) Java
18 14 (9.03%) SAP
18 14 (9.03%) OO
19 13 (8.39%) Marketing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.16%) MS Project
3 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Movex
1 3 (1.94%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.65%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.97%) Force.com
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) Intranet
1 2 (1.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.10%) MySQL
2 9 (5.81%) SAP BI
2 9 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.81%) MongoDB
2 9 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.23%) MS Access
4 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.58%) SAP HANA
5 4 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.58%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.58%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.94%) Spotfire
6 3 (1.94%) QlikView
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (23.23%) Finance
2 26 (16.77%) Retail
3 13 (8.39%) Marketing
4 10 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.16%) Publishing
6 4 (2.58%) Back Office
7 2 (1.29%) Military
7 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.29%) Legal
7 2 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.68%) .NET
2 12 (7.74%) Visualforce
3 9 (5.81%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (1.94%) EDI
5 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.32%) Data Structures
3 13 (8.39%) Kindle
4 10 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.81%) User Experience
5 9 (5.81%) Derivative
5 9 (5.81%) Open Source
6 8 (5.16%) Mathematics
6 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.23%) Statistics
8 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.94%) AS400
9 1 (0.65%) Life Science
9 1 (0.65%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.03%) Business Analysis
2 59 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (34.84%) Project Management
4 29 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (17.42%) UML
5 27 (17.42%) E-Commerce
6 25 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 25 (16.13%) Scrum
7 22 (14.19%) Data Analysis
8 21 (13.55%) CRM
8 21 (13.55%) ERP
8 21 (13.55%) Analytics
9 20 (12.90%) User Stories
10 17 (10.97%) Use Case
11 16 (10.32%) Waterfall
12 15 (9.68%) Data Modelling
13 14 (9.03%) OO
14 12 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.74%) Product Management
15 11 (7.10%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.81%) SQL
2 14 (9.03%) Java
3 12 (7.74%) Apex Code
4 10 (6.45%) VBA
5 9 (5.81%) Ruby
6 6 (3.87%) SOQL
7 1 (0.65%) R
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Degree
2 13 (8.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.29%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (11.61%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (9.03%) SAP
3 10 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.23%) Cognos
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle
7 1 (0.65%) Sage
7 1 (0.65%) Infor
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