The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 9 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 39 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.29% 13.36% 19.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.41% 13.50% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 45
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
174 274 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.43% 98.92% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 156 253 272
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Bedford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) AS400
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) OS/400
4 17 (30.91%) SDLC
5 15 (27.27%) High Availability
5 15 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (23.64%) User Stories
6 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
8 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
9 9 (16.36%) BPMN
10 8 (14.55%) DSDM
10 8 (14.55%) ISEB
11 7 (12.73%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) ITIL
11 7 (12.73%) Degree
11 7 (12.73%) Scrum
12 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
12 6 (10.91%) Use Case
12 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.91%) Kanban
12 6 (10.91%) iSeries
13 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
13 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (9.09%) Active Directory

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (3.64%) LiveLink
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Automotive
2 2 (3.64%) Local Government
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
1 4 (7.27%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.82%) COM
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) AS400
2 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) iSeries
3 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.64%) iPad
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) OS/400
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) SDLC
3 15 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (27.27%) High Availability
4 13 (23.64%) User Stories
5 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 9 (16.36%) BPMN
8 8 (14.55%) DSDM
9 7 (12.73%) ITIL
9 7 (12.73%) Project Management
9 7 (12.73%) Scrum
10 6 (10.91%) Kanban
10 6 (10.91%) Use Case
11 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (7.27%) UML
12 4 (7.27%) Wireframes
12 4 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) RPG
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VB
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ISEB
2 7 (12.73%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) CEH
3 3 (5.45%) CISA
3 3 (5.45%) CISM
3 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 3 (5.45%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (5.45%) CSSLP
3 3 (5.45%) GIAC
3 3 (5.45%) SANS
3 3 (5.45%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (5.45%) SSCP
4 2 (3.64%) CBAP
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Citrix
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 3 (5.45%) Qualys
4 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) OpenText
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Intel