The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 40 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.51% 3.49% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 3.56% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -3.40%
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 253 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 92.82% 98.06% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 150 181 365
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bedford region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bedford

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) BPMN
3 7 (77.78%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) DSDM
4 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Use Case
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) User Stories
6 3 (33.33%) CBAP
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) ISEB
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
8 1 (11.11%) Product Management
8 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 1 (11.11%) iPad
8 1 (11.11%) jQuery
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (11.11%) .NET
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) BPMN
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
3 7 (77.78%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) DSDM
4 6 (66.67%) Use Case
5 5 (55.56%) User Stories
6 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 1 (11.11%) Product Management
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) CBAP
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago