Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 146 111
Rank change year-on-year -26 -35 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 30 37 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 1.03% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.07% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 109
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,500 £32,375
90th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% -5.56%

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 3673 3467 4116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 96.98% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2857 2889 3527
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,900 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 October 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 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
Peterborough +2 15 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Cambridge -31 9 £43,000 +30.30% 6
Huntingdon +12 3 £55,000 +54.93%
Business Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
4 10 (33.33%) Change Management
4 10 (33.33%) Use Case
5 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.00%) BPMN
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.33%) User Stories
10 3 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
10 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
10 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Logistics
10 3 (10.00%) Retail
10 3 (10.00%) CRM
10 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.00%) ERP
10 3 (10.00%) C
10 3 (10.00%) UML

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 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.33%) Lawson
1 1 (3.33%) Movex
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (6.67%) Robotics
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) Business Analysis
4 10 (33.33%) Change Management
4 10 (33.33%) Use Case
5 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.00%) BPMN
7 5 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (13.33%) User Stories
9 3 (10.00%) CRM
9 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Infor
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle