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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 53 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.43% 16.49% 24.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.15% 16.89% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 64
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,500 £45,000
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
292 373 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.05% 97.64% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 252 316 233
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) DSDM
3 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
4 39 (35.14%) Scrum
5 37 (33.33%) User Stories
6 36 (32.43%) UML
6 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 33 (29.73%) Use Case
8 31 (27.93%) BPMN
9 23 (20.72%) Kanban
10 21 (18.92%) Business Analysis
11 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (18.02%) VMware
12 19 (17.12%) Project Management
13 18 (16.22%) Citrix
14 17 (15.32%) ISEB
14 17 (15.32%) Windows
15 15 (13.51%) SQL
15 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
15 15 (13.51%) User Experience
16 13 (11.71%) Performance Management
16 13 (11.71%) Line Management
16 13 (11.71%) Symantec
17 12 (10.81%) SAN
17 12 (10.81%) Finance
18 11 (9.91%) CBAP
18 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
18 11 (9.91%) Client/Server
19 10 (9.01%) Oracle
19 10 (9.01%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (6.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (6.31%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) DHCP
2 10 (9.01%) DNS
3 7 (6.31%) VPN
3 7 (6.31%) LAN
3 7 (6.31%) WAN
4 6 (5.41%) Firewall
4 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (1.80%) JMeter
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) NUnit
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.80%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) HTML
3 3 (2.70%) WinForms
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) User Experience
2 11 (9.91%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.41%) SecurID
4 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 2 (1.80%) iSeries
6 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Windows
2 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (6.31%) Android
3 7 (6.31%) Windows Phone
3 7 (6.31%) Windows Phone 8
4 6 (5.41%) VMS
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) DSDM
3 39 (35.14%) Scrum
4 37 (33.33%) User Stories
5 36 (32.43%) UML
6 33 (29.73%) Use Case
7 31 (27.93%) BPMN
8 23 (20.72%) Kanban
9 21 (18.92%) Business Analysis
10 19 (17.12%) Project Management
11 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.71%) Performance Management
12 13 (11.71%) Line Management
13 11 (9.91%) Data Modelling
14 10 (9.01%) Incident Management
15 8 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
16 6 (5.41%) ERP
16 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
16 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) VB
3 4 (3.60%) C#
4 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.90%) C
5 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) ISEB
2 11 (9.91%) CBAP
3 8 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (6.31%) Degree
4 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.41%) MCSE
6 3 (2.70%) CCNA
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.80%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.80%) CCNP
7 2 (1.80%) MCP
8 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.21%) vSphere
3 7 (6.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (4.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) VMware
3 18 (16.22%) Citrix
4 13 (11.71%) Symantec
5 10 (9.01%) Oracle
6 7 (6.31%) McAfee
6 7 (6.31%) Lotus
7 6 (5.41%) Clearswift
8 5 (4.50%) JD Edwards
8 5 (4.50%) Sage
8 5 (4.50%) Pegasus
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco
10 3 (2.70%) IBM
11 2 (1.80%) CommVault
11 2 (1.80%) Tableau
11 2 (1.80%) FalconStor
12 1 (0.90%) Altiris
12 1 (0.90%) SAP
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + +£5k car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + On Call
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago