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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 33 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 6 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.32% 4.40% 8.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 4.78% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 21
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
133 251 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.68% 91.94% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 115 237 265
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 September 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (50.00%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) DSDM
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Tableau
5 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) SWOT Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) BPMN
7 2 (14.29%) iSeries
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 11 (78.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Product Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Product Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Product Owner
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) XML Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (50.00%) User Stories
4 5 (35.71%) DSDM
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 3 (21.43%) BPMN
6 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) RPG
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) CBAP
4 1 (7.14%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com