The table below looks at the statistics for CBAP in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CBAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 53 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% 0.77% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 4.41% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
CBAP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.96% 17.44% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 77
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CBAP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CBAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CBAP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CBAP Salary Trend in Bedford

CBAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CBAP 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 CBAP.

1 15 (100.00%) UML
1 15 (100.00%) DSDM
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Use Case
1 15 (100.00%) Kanban
1 15 (100.00%) BPMN
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (100.00%) User Stories
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Capita
4 3 (20.00%) Product Management

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CBAP 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 CBAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) UML
1 15 (100.00%) DSDM
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Use Case
1 15 (100.00%) Kanban
1 15 (100.00%) BPMN
1 15 (100.00%) User Stories
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Capita