Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 51 36
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 146 150 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.74% 5.93% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 6.11% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 105 122 170
Cambridge median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,150 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,000 £50,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,000 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.85% -14.47% +8.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2,978 2,453 2,684
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.92% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,019 1,909 2,133
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,700 £27,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (36.99%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (23.97%) Degree
3 33 (22.60%) Business Analysis
4 29 (19.86%) SQL
4 29 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.81%) Windows
6 23 (15.75%) ERP
7 22 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (14.38%) Python
9 20 (13.70%) Retail
9 20 (13.70%) WorldPay
10 19 (13.01%) Finance
11 18 (12.33%) Mathematics
11 18 (12.33%) Test Automation
12 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
12 17 (11.64%) Project Management
13 16 (10.96%) Active Directory
13 16 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (10.27%) Physics
14 15 (10.27%) JavaScript
14 15 (10.27%) Linux
14 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (9.59%) Data Analysis
15 14 (9.59%) JIRA
15 14 (9.59%) Bash Shell
15 14 (9.59%) Jenkins
15 14 (9.59%) Machine Learning
16 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) NetSuite
2 6 (4.11%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.74%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.05%) HFM
4 3 (2.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.74%) Office 365
4 3 (2.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) Firewall
2 11 (7.53%) DNS
3 4 (2.74%) WebEx
4 3 (2.05%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.74%) MS Access
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.37%) Power BI
6 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Jenkins
1 14 (9.59%) JIRA
2 4 (2.74%) Selenium
3 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.37%) TestRail
4 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.68%) Appium
5 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.68%) JMeter
5 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.68%) Protractor
5 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (13.70%) Retail
2 19 (13.01%) Finance
3 9 (6.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.74%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.37%) Publishing
6 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) Middleware
2 7 (4.79%) .NET
3 6 (4.11%) JSON
3 6 (4.11%) RESTful
4 5 (3.42%) Web Services
5 2 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (0.68%) CSS
6 1 (0.68%) jQuery
6 1 (0.68%) LAMP
6 1 (0.68%) Mason
6 1 (0.68%) Spring
6 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 54 (36.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.53%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (7.53%) Public Cloud
4 9 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.48%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (5.48%) Fintech
6 4 (2.74%) Biotechnology
6 4 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.37%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.37%) iPad
7 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Windows
2 15 (10.27%) Linux
3 12 (8.22%) Unix
4 4 (2.74%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.60%) Business Analysis
2 29 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.75%) ERP
4 22 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (12.33%) Mathematics
5 18 (12.33%) Test Automation
6 17 (11.64%) Project Management
7 15 (10.27%) Physics
7 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.59%) Data Analysis
8 14 (9.59%) Machine Learning
9 13 (8.90%) CRM
10 12 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.22%) Decision-Making
10 12 (8.22%) DevOps
10 12 (8.22%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.53%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (7.53%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.53%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (7.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) SQL
2 21 (14.38%) Python
3 15 (10.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.59%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.53%) Ruby
6 10 (6.85%) C#
6 10 (6.85%) Java
7 7 (4.79%) C++
7 7 (4.79%) MATLAB
7 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.79%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.74%) VB
8 4 (2.74%) VB6
8 4 (2.74%) VBA
9 2 (1.37%) PHP
9 2 (1.37%) R
9 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 35 (23.97%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) PhD
3 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.68%) CISSP
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
2 7 (4.79%) SLA
3 6 (4.11%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.53%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (7.53%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (7.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.68%) KVM
4 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) Ansible
1 11 (7.53%) vCenter Server
1 11 (7.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (13.70%) WorldPay
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) VMware
3 11 (7.53%) AppDynamics
3 11 (7.53%) BMC
3 11 (7.53%) Cisco
3 11 (7.53%) Citrix
3 11 (7.53%) F5
3 11 (7.53%) Fortinet
3 11 (7.53%) Splunk
4 9 (6.16%) Oracle
4 9 (6.16%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.74%) Google
5 4 (2.74%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.74%) Sage
6 3 (2.05%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.05%) Pardot
7 2 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.37%) Tableau
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow