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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 34 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.27% 0.76% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.83% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Median salary £42,500 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.81% +11.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
156 242 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.64% 92.37% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 139 235 271
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) DSDM
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Automotive
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) iSeries
6 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) AS400

Business Analysis
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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Business Relationship Manager
4 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
4 3 (23.08%) IT Relationships Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) XML Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Business Development
5 3 (23.08%) DSDM
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) RPG
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CBAP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft