The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 213 196 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.51% 20.50% 19.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.10% 21.66% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 181 180 191
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1115 905 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.87% 94.67% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 935 826 890
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 92 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Bedford -3 55 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Dunstable -14 5 £22,750 -46.47% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £26,250 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 100 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (18.56%) Business Analysis
3 84 (18.34%) Project Management
4 81 (17.69%) Windows
5 80 (17.47%) SQL
6 78 (17.03%) Microsoft
7 72 (15.72%) Finance
8 65 (14.19%) Degree
9 61 (13.32%) SQL Server
10 58 (12.66%) Scrum
11 57 (12.45%) Oracle
12 56 (12.23%) SAP
12 56 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 56 (12.23%) User Stories
13 51 (11.14%) Marketing
14 47 (10.26%) UML
14 47 (10.26%) ITIL
14 47 (10.26%) MS Excel
15 41 (8.95%) BPMN
16 39 (8.52%) Retail
17 38 (8.30%) DSDM
17 38 (8.30%) Use Case
18 37 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (8.08%) .NET
19 35 (7.64%) CRM
19 35 (7.64%) ISEB
19 35 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
20 34 (7.42%) VMware
20 34 (7.42%) Citrix
21 33 (7.21%) MS Office

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (5.02%) IIS
2 22 (4.80%) Lotus Domino
3 21 (4.59%) Apache
4 19 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 17 (3.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (2.84%) CMS
7 9 (1.97%) Liferay
8 7 (1.53%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.53%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.31%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.44%) SAS
12 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 47 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.21%) MS Office
3 24 (5.24%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.18%) MS Project
4 10 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (5.46%) SAP SD
2 16 (3.49%) SAP CO
2 16 (3.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (3.49%) SAP FI
3 10 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 8 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.31%) SAP MM
5 6 (1.31%) Academy Housing
5 6 (1.31%) arcHouse
6 5 (1.09%) Agresso
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.22%) Maximo
8 1 (0.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.68%) Firewall
2 25 (5.46%) LAN
2 25 (5.46%) WAN
3 24 (5.24%) VPN
4 23 (5.02%) DHCP
4 23 (5.02%) DNS
5 20 (4.37%) SAN
6 16 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (1.97%) Internet
8 6 (1.31%) VoIP
9 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.22%) NAS
11 1 (0.22%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.22%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.22%) FirePass
11 1 (0.22%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.22%) NetScreen
11 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (2.62%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.97%) MySQL
6 8 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.66%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.22%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.22%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 24 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.28%) Selenium
3 14 (3.06%) JMeter
4 12 (2.62%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.18%) PowerBuilder
5 10 (2.18%) JIRA
6 8 (1.75%) WATIR
6 8 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) TestNG
8 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.22%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 72 (15.72%) Finance
2 51 (11.14%) Marketing
3 39 (8.52%) Retail
4 22 (4.80%) Banking
5 13 (2.84%) Portuguese Language
5 13 (2.84%) Spanish Language
6 8 (1.75%) German Language
7 6 (1.31%) Legal
7 6 (1.31%) Back Office
8 5 (1.09%) Automotive
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.87%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.66%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.08%) .NET
2 25 (5.46%) ASP.NET
3 17 (3.71%) Web Services
4 16 (3.49%) HTML
5 15 (3.28%) CSS
6 12 (2.62%) J2EE
6 12 (2.62%) WCF
6 12 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (2.40%) XML
8 8 (1.75%) Classic ASP
8 8 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (1.09%) jQuery
10 4 (0.87%) NHibernate
10 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (0.87%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (0.87%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (0.22%) SAP PI
11 1 (0.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.24%) User Experience
3 16 (3.49%) Blackberry
3 16 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.49%) SecurID
4 12 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.75%) Social Media
8 6 (1.31%) iSeries
9 5 (1.09%) AS400
9 5 (1.09%) PMI
10 4 (0.87%) Statistics
10 4 (0.87%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.66%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.44%) CMDB
12 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.22%) Open Source
13 1 (0.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.69%) Windows
2 29 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (3.71%) Windows Phone
4 17 (3.71%) Windows Phone 8
4 17 (3.71%) Android
5 16 (3.49%) VMS
6 15 (3.28%) UNIX
6 15 (3.28%) Linux
7 12 (2.62%) Solaris
8 10 (2.18%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (18.56%) Business Analysis
3 84 (18.34%) Project Management
4 58 (12.66%) Scrum
5 56 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 56 (12.23%) User Stories
6 47 (10.26%) UML
6 47 (10.26%) ITIL
7 41 (8.95%) BPMN
8 38 (8.30%) DSDM
8 38 (8.30%) Use Case
9 35 (7.64%) CRM
9 35 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (6.33%) Kanban
11 28 (6.11%) Migration
12 27 (5.90%) E-Commerce
13 26 (5.68%) PRINCE2
14 23 (5.02%) Service Delivery
14 23 (5.02%) Change Management
15 22 (4.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (17.47%) SQL
2 29 (6.33%) Java
3 24 (5.24%) C#
4 18 (3.93%) PL/SQL
5 11 (2.40%) VB
6 10 (2.18%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.75%) Ruby
7 8 (1.75%) Groovy
8 7 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.87%) C
10 3 (0.66%) VBScript
11 2 (0.44%) C++
11 2 (0.44%) Python
12 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.22%) RPG
12 1 (0.22%) ABAP
12 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (14.19%) Degree
2 35 (7.64%) ISEB
3 20 (4.37%) CBAP
4 18 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.49%) MCSE
6 9 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.09%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.87%) PMP
10 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.44%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.44%) CISSP
12 2 (0.44%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.22%) CCSE
13 1 (0.22%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.90%) SLA
2 21 (4.59%) QA
3 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 21 (4.59%) vSphere
3 18 (3.93%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.09%) XenApp
4 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (3.49%) Backup Exec
1 16 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.45%) Oracle
3 56 (12.23%) SAP
4 34 (7.42%) VMware
4 34 (7.42%) Citrix
5 22 (4.80%) Lotus
5 22 (4.80%) McAfee
6 17 (3.71%) Symantec
7 16 (3.49%) Clearswift
8 15 (3.28%) Siebel
9 14 (3.06%) Civica
10 10 (2.18%) Capita
11 9 (1.97%) JBoss
12 7 (1.53%) Anite
12 7 (1.53%) Adobe
13 6 (1.31%) IBM
13 6 (1.31%) Comino
13 6 (1.31%) Northgate
13 6 (1.31%) Orchard
14 5 (1.09%) Cisco
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Bucks, Northampton, Northants,...
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42k plus car, bonus & bens.
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago