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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 40 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.10% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.04% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -8.33%
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
114 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.31% 25.60% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 93 71 93
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (100.00%) UML
1 21 (100.00%) DSDM
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) ISEB
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) Use Case
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) BPMN
1 21 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 21 (100.00%) User Stories
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) Capita
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 21 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Business Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) UML
1 21 (100.00%) DSDM
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) Use Case
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) BPMN
1 21 (100.00%) User Stories
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 15 (71.43%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) ISEB
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Capita