The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 19 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 73 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.57% 4.92% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.20% 5.96% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 13 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
401 218 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.04% 82.58% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 384 212 175
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire

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 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 98 (70.50%) Product Management
2 97 (69.78%) Project Management
3 70 (50.36%) .NET
4 65 (46.76%) C#
4 65 (46.76%) Scrum
4 65 (46.76%) Software Engineering
5 62 (44.60%) ASP.NET
6 55 (39.57%) SQL Server
6 55 (39.57%) Microsoft
7 48 (34.53%) WCF
8 46 (33.09%) Visual Studio
9 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (30.22%) SQL
11 41 (29.50%) Relational Database
12 39 (28.06%) T-SQL
13 37 (26.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (25.18%) Domain-Driven Design
14 35 (25.18%) OO
14 35 (25.18%) N-Tier
15 34 (24.46%) Web Services
16 33 (23.74%) SharePoint
16 33 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (23.02%) SOA
18 31 (22.30%) Technical Architecture
19 30 (21.58%) .NET Framework
19 30 (21.58%) Multithreading
19 30 (21.58%) Subversion
19 30 (21.58%) Windows
19 30 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
20 29 (20.86%) TDD

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 33 (23.74%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (7.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.72%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (39.57%) SQL Server
2 41 (29.50%) Relational Database
3 30 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.32%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (33.09%) Visual Studio
2 37 (26.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (21.58%) Subversion
4 9 (6.47%) NUnit
4 9 (6.47%) MSTest
5 5 (3.60%) JIRA
6 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Publishing
3 3 (2.16%) Billing
3 3 (2.16%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Local Government
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (33.81%) Architect
2 41 (29.50%) Analyst
3 40 (28.78%) Business Analyst
4 37 (26.62%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (19.42%) Business Manager
6 18 (12.95%) Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Team Leader
7 11 (7.91%) Business Analysis Manager
8 10 (7.19%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.04%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (5.04%) .NET Team Leader
10 6 (4.32%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.32%) SharePoint Architect
11 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.60%) Chief Architect
12 4 (2.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (2.88%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (50.36%) .NET
2 62 (44.60%) ASP.NET
3 48 (34.53%) WCF
4 34 (24.46%) Web Services
5 30 (21.58%) .NET Framework
6 28 (20.14%) Silverlight
7 27 (19.42%) WinForms
8 26 (18.71%) HTML
8 26 (18.71%) CSS
9 17 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (11.51%) HTML5
10 16 (11.51%) jQuery
10 16 (11.51%) Ajax
11 15 (10.79%) ADO.NET
11 15 (10.79%) LINQ
11 15 (10.79%) LINQ to SQL
12 13 (9.35%) XML
13 12 (8.63%) Middleware
13 12 (8.63%) WPF
13 12 (8.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) N-Tier
2 18 (12.95%) Management Information System
2 18 (12.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.60%) Wiki
4 3 (2.16%) Social Network
4 3 (2.16%) Animation
4 3 (2.16%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (70.50%) Product Management
2 97 (69.78%) Project Management
3 65 (46.76%) Scrum
3 65 (46.76%) Software Engineering
4 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.18%) OO
5 35 (25.18%) Domain-Driven Design
6 33 (23.74%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (23.02%) SOA
8 31 (22.30%) Technical Architecture
9 30 (21.58%) Multithreading
10 29 (20.86%) TDD
11 24 (17.27%) OOD
12 18 (12.95%) User Stories
13 15 (10.79%) Kanban
14 14 (10.07%) Use Case
15 13 (9.35%) MVC
16 12 (8.63%) DSDM
16 12 (8.63%) Performance Management
17 11 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.76%) C#
2 42 (30.22%) SQL
3 39 (28.06%) T-SQL
4 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.16%) Delphi
5 3 (2.16%) XPath
6 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.63%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) ISEB
3 8 (5.76%) CBAP
4 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 55 (39.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Pegasus
3 2 (1.44%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.44%) Sage
4 1 (0.72%) Northgate
4 1 (0.72%) Informatica
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Capita - ITIN
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