The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 25 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 31 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.81% 10.99% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.44% 12.55% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 5
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £90,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +1.17%
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 247 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.76% 87.59% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 247 244 170
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Bedford

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 56 (96.55%) Project Management
2 34 (58.62%) Scrum
3 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (53.45%) Product Management
5 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (50.00%) .NET
6 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
7 25 (43.10%) User Stories
8 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (41.38%) Line Management
8 24 (41.38%) C#
9 23 (39.66%) DSDM
9 23 (39.66%) Kanban
10 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
11 21 (36.21%) HTML
11 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
11 21 (36.21%) Visual Studio
11 21 (36.21%) CSS
12 19 (32.76%) Windows
12 19 (32.76%) UML
12 19 (32.76%) Use Case
13 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
14 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
14 17 (29.31%) Degree
15 16 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (25.86%) User Experience
17 14 (24.14%) CBAP
17 14 (24.14%) BPMN
17 14 (24.14%) Web Development
17 14 (24.14%) ISEB

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 16 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (36.21%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.52%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Business Analyst
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 19 (32.76%) Developer
3 18 (31.03%) Architect
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (18.97%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Architect
8 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
9 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
9 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 5 (8.62%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
11 3 (5.17%) Junior
11 3 (5.17%) Junior Business Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) .NET
2 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.21%) HTML
3 21 (36.21%) CSS
4 11 (18.97%) WCF
5 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 9 (15.52%) WinForms
7 8 (13.79%) jQuery
8 7 (12.07%) Ajax
8 7 (12.07%) HTML5
9 6 (10.34%) Web Services
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 3 (5.17%) WPF
13 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
13 2 (3.45%) LINQ
13 2 (3.45%) Middleware
13 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET
13 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
13 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) User Experience
2 6 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (96.55%) Project Management
2 34 (58.62%) Scrum
3 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (53.45%) Product Management
5 25 (43.10%) User Stories
6 24 (41.38%) Line Management
7 23 (39.66%) DSDM
7 23 (39.66%) Kanban
8 19 (32.76%) UML
8 19 (32.76%) Use Case
9 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
10 14 (24.14%) BPMN
10 14 (24.14%) Web Development
11 13 (22.41%) Performance Management
11 13 (22.41%) Mentoring
12 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
14 8 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (13.79%) TDD
15 6 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) C#
2 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 14 (24.14%) CBAP
2 14 (24.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Capita
3 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.72%) Apple
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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