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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 41 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 16 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.80% 13.42% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 15.36% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 8
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
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
273 319 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.98% 87.40% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 264 273 173
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 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 26 November 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 43 (82.69%) Project Management
2 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (61.54%) Scrum
4 30 (57.69%) DSDM
4 30 (57.69%) User Stories
5 27 (51.92%) Kanban
6 26 (50.00%) Line Management
6 26 (50.00%) UML
7 22 (42.31%) Use Case
8 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
9 19 (36.54%) Performance Management
9 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
10 16 (30.77%) User Experience
10 16 (30.77%) Product Management
11 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (28.85%) BPMN
12 14 (26.92%) Degree
13 13 (25.00%) .NET
14 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
15 11 (21.15%) HTML
15 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
15 11 (21.15%) CSS
15 11 (21.15%) ISEB
15 11 (21.15%) CBAP
16 8 (15.38%) Capita
16 8 (15.38%) C#
17 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
18 6 (11.54%) Web Development
18 6 (11.54%) Windows
18 6 (11.54%) SharePoint

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Analyst
2 34 (65.38%) Business Analyst
3 24 (46.15%) Senior Business Analyst
3 24 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) Team Leader
4 11 (21.15%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 11 (21.15%) Software Team Leader
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Graduate Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
2 11 (21.15%) CSS
2 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.85%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.92%) Ajax
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Project Management
2 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (61.54%) Scrum
4 30 (57.69%) DSDM
4 30 (57.69%) User Stories
5 27 (51.92%) Kanban
6 26 (50.00%) Line Management
6 26 (50.00%) UML
7 22 (42.31%) Use Case
8 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
8 19 (36.54%) Performance Management
9 16 (30.77%) Product Management
10 15 (28.85%) BPMN
11 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.54%) Web Development
13 5 (9.62%) MVC
14 4 (7.69%) TDD
15 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (3.85%) Matrix Management
16 1 (1.92%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 11 (21.15%) CBAP
2 11 (21.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Capita
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) Pegasus
3 5 (9.62%) JD Edwards
3 5 (9.62%) Sage
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
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