The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 45 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 10 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.56% 8.18% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 8.21% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 15
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £21,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
272 268 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.80% 99.63% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 234 240 278
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (40.74%) UML
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (37.04%) Business Process Mapping
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Document Management
4 8 (29.63%) System Testing
4 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 8 (29.63%) SaaS
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (25.93%) RUP
5 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Front Office
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) QA
7 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
7 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.41%) QMS
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
General
1 3 (11.11%) Front Office
2 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) UML
2 10 (37.04%) Business Process Mapping
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Document Management
4 8 (29.63%) System Testing
4 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (25.93%) RUP
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) QMS
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago