The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 36 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 20 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.02% 1.12% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 1.12% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 1
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Senior 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
316 356 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.18% 99.44% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 305 309 173
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Bedford

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedford

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) Scrum
3 30 (75.00%) DSDM
4 27 (67.50%) UML
4 27 (67.50%) User Stories
5 26 (65.00%) Kanban
6 24 (60.00%) Business Analysis
7 23 (57.50%) Use Case
8 22 (55.00%) Mentoring
9 20 (50.00%) Line Management
9 20 (50.00%) Performance Management
10 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
10 19 (47.50%) Project Management
11 16 (40.00%) BPMN
11 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (40.00%) User Experience
12 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (32.50%) ISEB
14 12 (30.00%) CBAP
15 8 (20.00%) Finance
15 8 (20.00%) Degree
16 5 (12.50%) Pegasus
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle
16 5 (12.50%) JD Edwards
16 5 (12.50%) Sage
17 4 (10.00%) Pegasus Opera
17 4 (10.00%) SQL
17 4 (10.00%) QA
17 4 (10.00%) Product Management
17 4 (10.00%) Capita

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) Scrum
3 30 (75.00%) DSDM
4 27 (67.50%) UML
4 27 (67.50%) User Stories
5 26 (65.00%) Kanban
6 24 (60.00%) Business Analysis
7 23 (57.50%) Use Case
8 22 (55.00%) Mentoring
9 20 (50.00%) Performance Management
9 20 (50.00%) Line Management
10 19 (47.50%) Project Management
11 16 (40.00%) BPMN
12 4 (10.00%) Product Management
13 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
13 3 (7.50%) ITIL
14 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
14 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISEB
2 12 (30.00%) CBAP
3 8 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Pegasus
2 5 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 5 (12.50%) Sage
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Capita
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau