The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 92 91
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 2.22% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.27% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 45
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1663 2111 2043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.41% 97.46% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1657 1682
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +6 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridge -23 5 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Business Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (37.25%) Business Analysis
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) Finance
3 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) Degree
5 11 (21.57%) UML
5 11 (21.57%) Use Case
5 11 (21.57%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
7 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (17.65%) User Stories
8 8 (15.69%) Change Control
8 8 (15.69%) User Experience
8 8 (15.69%) Business Process Modelling
8 8 (15.69%) Workflow
8 8 (15.69%) Legal
8 8 (15.69%) RUP
8 8 (15.69%) ERP
8 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.69%) .NET
8 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.73%) QA
9 7 (13.73%) Virtual Team
9 7 (13.73%) SDLC
10 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.80%) C#
11 5 (9.80%) HTML
11 5 (9.80%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.96%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 7 (13.73%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Business Analysis
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (21.57%) UML
3 11 (21.57%) Use Case
4 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
5 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.65%) User Stories
6 8 (15.69%) Business Process Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) Change Control
6 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) ERP
6 8 (15.69%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) RUP
6 8 (15.69%) Workflow
7 7 (13.73%) SDLC
8 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) C#
2 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Minitab
3 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.96%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
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Posted: 5 days ago
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