Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,700 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 177 180 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.82% 6.66% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.08% 6.83% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 130 121
Cambridge median annual salary £37,700 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -18.75% +13.19%
10th Percentile £25,125 £23,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £49,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47% +7.04%

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 2,501 2,637 2,385
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 97.63% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,727 2,016 1,967
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 67 (37.85%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (23.73%) Degree
3 41 (23.16%) Business Analysis
3 41 (23.16%) SQL
4 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (20.90%) WorldPay
6 31 (17.51%) Windows
7 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
8 24 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (12.43%) Retail
11 21 (11.86%) Data Analysis
11 21 (11.86%) JIRA
12 20 (11.30%) Test Automation
13 19 (10.73%) Mathematics
13 19 (10.73%) CRM
13 19 (10.73%) ERP
13 19 (10.73%) Decision-Making
14 18 (10.17%) Linux
15 16 (9.04%) Unix
15 16 (9.04%) GAP Analysis
16 15 (8.47%) Bash Shell
16 15 (8.47%) Physics
16 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (8.47%) Finance
16 15 (8.47%) Python
16 15 (8.47%) Active Directory
17 14 (7.91%) T-SQL
17 14 (7.91%) JavaScript
17 14 (7.91%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.82%) NetSuite
3 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.69%) HFM
4 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.69%) Office 365
3 3 (1.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) DNS
1 12 (6.78%) Firewall
2 4 (2.26%) WebEx
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.13%) BGP
4 2 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.13%) OSPF
5 1 (0.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.52%) Power BI
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.13%) MySQL
7 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) Big Data
8 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (11.86%) JIRA
2 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.26%) Selenium
4 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.13%) Appium
5 2 (1.13%) JMeter
5 2 (1.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.13%) Subversion
5 2 (1.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.56%) Hudson
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.56%) Maven
6 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.56%) TestRail
General
1 22 (12.43%) Retail
2 15 (8.47%) Finance
3 7 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.95%) Marketing
3 7 (3.95%) Publishing
4 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.26%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.21%) Middleware
2 7 (3.95%) .NET
3 6 (3.39%) JSON
3 6 (3.39%) RESTful
4 2 (1.13%) SOAP
4 2 (1.13%) Web Services
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (37.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.34%) Fintech
3 11 (6.21%) Analytical Mindset
3 11 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.21%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (6.21%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.26%) Biotechnology
6 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.13%) FMCG
7 2 (1.13%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.13%) Life Science
7 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.56%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.51%) Windows
2 18 (10.17%) Linux
3 16 (9.04%) Unix
4 4 (2.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.16%) Business Analysis
2 39 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.86%) Data Analysis
6 20 (11.30%) Test Automation
7 19 (10.73%) CRM
7 19 (10.73%) Decision-Making
7 19 (10.73%) ERP
7 19 (10.73%) Mathematics
8 16 (9.04%) GAP Analysis
9 15 (8.47%) Physics
10 13 (7.34%) DevOps
10 13 (7.34%) Machine Learning
10 13 (7.34%) Project Management
11 12 (6.78%) BDD
11 12 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.78%) Migration
11 12 (6.78%) Scrum
11 12 (6.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.16%) SQL
2 15 (8.47%) Bash Shell
2 15 (8.47%) Python
3 14 (7.91%) JavaScript
3 14 (7.91%) T-SQL
4 13 (7.34%) Ruby
5 11 (6.21%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.82%) C#
7 5 (2.82%) VB
7 5 (2.82%) VBA
8 4 (2.26%) Java
8 4 (2.26%) R
8 4 (2.26%) VB6
9 3 (1.69%) PHP
10 2 (1.13%) C++
10 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (23.73%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) PhD
3 2 (1.13%) CISSP
3 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.13%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) CISA
4 1 (0.56%) CISM
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) SANS
4 1 (0.56%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) SLA
3 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.13%) GDPR
5 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.21%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (6.21%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (6.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (6.21%) Ansible
1 11 (6.21%) vCenter Server
1 11 (6.21%) vRealize
2 2 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (20.90%) WorldPay
2 12 (6.78%) VMware
3 11 (6.21%) AppDynamics
3 11 (6.21%) BMC
3 11 (6.21%) Cisco
3 11 (6.21%) Citrix
3 11 (6.21%) F5
3 11 (6.21%) Fortinet
3 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.21%) Oracle
3 11 (6.21%) Splunk
4 8 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.26%) Sage
6 3 (1.69%) Google
6 3 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.69%) Pardot
7 2 (1.13%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) IFS
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow