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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 14 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 55 55 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.82% 20.22% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.30% 20.68% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 32
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
318 266 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.25% 97.79% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 297 260 189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) User Stories
3 39 (36.11%) Scrum
3 39 (36.11%) DSDM
4 37 (34.26%) Windows
5 36 (33.33%) Use Case
6 32 (29.63%) ISEB
7 30 (27.78%) BPMN
8 29 (26.85%) Kanban
8 29 (26.85%) Citrix
8 29 (26.85%) VMware
9 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 27 (25.00%) Project Management
11 26 (24.07%) UML
12 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
12 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (21.30%) Firewall
14 22 (20.37%) Degree
14 22 (20.37%) McAfee
14 22 (20.37%) Lotus
14 22 (20.37%) Lotus Domino
14 22 (20.37%) WAN
14 22 (20.37%) DHCP
14 22 (20.37%) VPN
14 22 (20.37%) DNS
14 22 (20.37%) LAN
14 22 (20.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (18.52%) vSphere

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (20.37%) Lotus Domino
2 17 (15.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (5.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (4.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.30%) Firewall
2 22 (20.37%) LAN
2 22 (20.37%) WAN
2 22 (20.37%) DHCP
2 22 (20.37%) VPN
2 22 (20.37%) DNS
3 17 (15.74%) SAN
4 16 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.85%) JMeter
2 2 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 5 (4.63%) Retail
2 3 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) HTML
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
1 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) User Experience
2 16 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 16 (14.81%) SecurID
3 11 (10.19%) Client/Server
4 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) iSeries
7 1 (0.93%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.26%) Windows
2 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (15.74%) Windows Phone 8
3 17 (15.74%) Windows Phone
3 17 (15.74%) Android
4 16 (14.81%) VMS
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) User Stories
3 39 (36.11%) DSDM
3 39 (36.11%) Scrum
4 36 (33.33%) Use Case
5 30 (27.78%) BPMN
6 29 (26.85%) Kanban
7 27 (25.00%) Project Management
8 26 (24.07%) UML
9 24 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 18 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 15 (13.89%) Line Management
11 15 (13.89%) Performance Management
12 10 (9.26%) Data Modelling
13 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (6.48%) Software Testing
14 7 (6.48%) ITIL
15 6 (5.56%) ERP
15 6 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
16 5 (4.63%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (29.63%) ISEB
2 22 (20.37%) Degree
3 20 (18.52%) CBAP
4 16 (14.81%) MCSE
4 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 20 (18.52%) vSphere
3 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) Backup Exec
1 16 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) Citrix
1 29 (26.85%) VMware
2 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.37%) Lotus
3 22 (20.37%) McAfee
4 16 (14.81%) Clearswift
4 16 (14.81%) Symantec
5 4 (3.70%) Capita
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) Progress
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Remedy
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