Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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

Business Analyst
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 159 129
Rank change year-on-year +24 -30 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 78 30 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 0.83% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.86% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 58
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £34,900 £37,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,000 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4,110 3,487 3,896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.43% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,705 2,657 3,151
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,400 £27,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst 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 in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 34 £37,700 -11.29% 4
Peterborough -4 28 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Huntingdon +5 4 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Business 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 46 (58.97%) Business Analysis
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (37.18%) Finance
5 23 (29.49%) Degree
6 21 (26.92%) ERP
7 16 (20.51%) Creative Thinking
8 15 (19.23%) Lean Thinking
8 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (19.23%) Oracle
8 15 (19.23%) Retail
9 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (14.10%) SQL
11 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
12 10 (12.82%) User Stories
13 9 (11.54%) Analytical Thinking
13 9 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (11.54%) Active Listening
13 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
13 9 (11.54%) Test Management
13 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
14 8 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (10.26%) Coaching
15 7 (8.97%) WorldPay
15 7 (8.97%) Decision-Making
15 7 (8.97%) UML
15 7 (8.97%) JIRA

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) ServiceMax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Retail
3 11 (14.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) JSON
1 6 (7.69%) RESTful
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) Mason
3 2 (2.56%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (7.69%) Fintech
3 6 (7.69%) User Experience
4 4 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) Business Analysis
2 41 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.92%) ERP
4 16 (20.51%) Creative Thinking
5 15 (19.23%) Lean Thinking
5 15 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.82%) User Stories
9 9 (11.54%) Active Listening
9 9 (11.54%) Analytical Thinking
9 9 (11.54%) Test Management
10 8 (10.26%) Coaching
10 8 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (8.97%) Decision-Making
11 7 (8.97%) UML
12 6 (7.69%) BPMN
12 6 (7.69%) CRM
12 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) VB
2 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
2 4 (5.13%) VB6
2 4 (5.13%) VBA
3 2 (2.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) WorldPay
3 6 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.13%) Sage
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) IFS
6 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow