Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 173 143
Rank change year-on-year +55 -30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 82 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.19% 0.62% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.63% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 35
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £39,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £59,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 3,603 3,628 3,555
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 97.50% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,374 2,799 2,948
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +54 44 £37,700 -5.75% 8
Peterborough -26 23 - - 1
Huntingdon +7 4 - -
Business Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (63.41%) Business Analysis
3 39 (47.56%) Finance
4 29 (35.37%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (24.39%) Scrum
6 20 (24.39%) Retail
6 20 (24.39%) Degree
7 17 (20.73%) Creative Thinking
8 16 (19.51%) User Stories
8 16 (19.51%) Lean Thinking
8 16 (19.51%) ERP
9 15 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (17.07%) Project Management
11 13 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (14.63%) WorldPay
12 12 (14.63%) Decision-Making
12 12 (14.63%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (14.63%) JIRA
13 11 (13.41%) Manufacturing
13 11 (13.41%) SQL
13 11 (13.41%) Oracle
13 11 (13.41%) UML
13 11 (13.41%) BPMN
13 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
14 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
15 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
15 9 (10.98%) Test Management

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 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.10%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) JIRA
General
1 39 (47.56%) Finance
2 20 (24.39%) Retail
3 11 (13.41%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.76%) Advertising
4 8 (9.76%) Marketing
5 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) JSON
1 5 (6.10%) RESTful
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) FMCG
4 5 (6.10%) Fintech
4 5 (6.10%) User Experience
5 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (63.41%) Business Analysis
3 23 (28.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (24.39%) Scrum
5 17 (20.73%) Creative Thinking
6 16 (19.51%) ERP
6 16 (19.51%) Lean Thinking
6 16 (19.51%) User Stories
7 15 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (17.07%) Project Management
9 13 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (14.63%) Decision-Making
10 12 (14.63%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (13.41%) BPMN
11 11 (13.41%) UML
11 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.98%) Active Listening
12 9 (10.98%) Analytical Thinking
12 9 (10.98%) Test Management
13 8 (9.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) VB
2 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.22%) VB6
2 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) PMO
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) WorldPay
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) IFS
4 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.22%) Sage
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow