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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 45 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 12 65 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.70% 16.71% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 18.68% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 50 17
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
273 348 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.26% 89.46% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 253 282 196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Project Management
3 24 (61.54%) Scrum
4 23 (58.97%) DSDM
4 23 (58.97%) User Stories
5 20 (51.28%) Kanban
5 20 (51.28%) Line Management
6 19 (48.72%) UML
7 17 (43.59%) Mentoring
7 17 (43.59%) Performance Management
8 15 (38.46%) Use Case
9 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 10 (25.64%) Product Management
11 9 (23.08%) User Experience
12 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (20.51%) BPMN
13 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.95%) .NET
14 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 6 (15.38%) CSS
14 6 (15.38%) HTML
14 6 (15.38%) Capita
15 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
15 5 (12.82%) Finance
15 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
15 5 (12.82%) Oracle
15 5 (12.82%) Pegasus
15 5 (12.82%) JD Edwards
15 5 (12.82%) Sage

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Analyst
2 27 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 22 (56.41%) Senior Business Analyst
3 22 (56.41%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) Team Leader
4 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 11 (28.21%) Software Team Leader
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate
8 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (76.92%) Project Management
3 24 (61.54%) Scrum
4 23 (58.97%) DSDM
4 23 (58.97%) User Stories
5 20 (51.28%) Line Management
5 20 (51.28%) Kanban
6 19 (48.72%) UML
7 17 (43.59%) Performance Management
7 17 (43.59%) Mentoring
8 15 (38.46%) Use Case
9 10 (25.64%) Product Management
10 8 (20.51%) BPMN
11 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 4 (10.26%) MVC
13 3 (7.69%) TDD
14 2 (5.13%) Web Development
14 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
14 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) CBAP
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Capita
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Pegasus
3 5 (12.82%) JD Edwards
3 5 (12.82%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago