The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 15 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 30 56 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.99% 18.24% 15.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.27% 19.05% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 59
Average salary £32,100 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 294 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.84% 95.77% 99.51%
Number of salaries quoted 217 246 355
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedford region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Bedford

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) UML
5 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
5 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
5 12 (18.46%) System Testing
5 12 (18.46%) BPMN
5 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (16.92%) User Stories
6 11 (16.92%) ITIL
6 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.85%) SDLC
8 8 (12.31%) .NET
9 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
9 7 (10.77%) ERP
9 7 (10.77%) Degree
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.77%) Use Case
10 6 (9.23%) Kanban
10 6 (9.23%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (9.23%) Test Planning
10 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
10 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.23%) CRM
10 6 (9.23%) RUP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) FastStats
1 2 (3.08%) Sage X3
1 2 (3.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DHCP
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) LAN
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) VoIP
1 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
1 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.15%) EDI
3 4 (6.15%) jQuery
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.08%) BAPI
4 2 (3.08%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (3.08%) SAPUI5
4 2 (3.08%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.54%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) AIX
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
1 5 (7.69%) Unix
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) UML
3 12 (18.46%) BPMN
3 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
3 12 (18.46%) System Testing
4 11 (16.92%) ITIL
4 11 (16.92%) Scrum
4 11 (16.92%) User Stories
5 9 (13.85%) SDLC
5 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
6 7 (10.77%) ERP
6 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
6 7 (10.77%) Use Case
7 6 (9.23%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (9.23%) CRM
7 6 (9.23%) Kanban
7 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.23%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) ABAP
4 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.08%) MCP
3 1 (1.54%) CBAP
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) MCDST
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) LANDesk
2 3 (4.62%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.62%) webMethods
3 2 (3.08%) BMC
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Sage
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
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