Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Software Analyst
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 151 132
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 11 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.53% 1.08% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.11% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 12
Cambridge median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.65% -38.75%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £43,325
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £24,750
% change year-on-year - +31.31% -21.43%

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 2,009 2,973 2,249
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 97.60% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,584 2,270 1,873
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.11% +2.51%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Cambridge

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Cambridge

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Software 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 Software Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Load Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) JMeter
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle

Software 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) JMeter
1 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Load Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
2 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle