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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 212 188 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.78% 20.24% 20.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.34% 21.29% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 187 170 194
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
1096 883 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 97.08% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 937 797 866
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 87 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Bedford -6 50 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Dunstable -11 8 £22,750 -43.12% 3
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £26,250 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 102 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (19.35%) Project Management
3 85 (18.48%) Business Analysis
4 83 (18.04%) SQL
5 80 (17.39%) Windows
6 79 (17.17%) Microsoft
7 75 (16.30%) Finance
8 62 (13.48%) SAP
9 61 (13.26%) Oracle
9 61 (13.26%) SQL Server
9 61 (13.26%) Scrum
10 60 (13.04%) Degree
11 57 (12.39%) MS Excel
12 56 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 56 (12.17%) User Stories
13 51 (11.09%) ITIL
14 49 (10.65%) Marketing
15 47 (10.22%) UML
16 42 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (8.70%) BPMN
17 40 (8.70%) MS Office
18 38 (8.26%) DSDM
18 38 (8.26%) Use Case
19 36 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (7.83%) Retail
20 35 (7.61%) .NET
20 35 (7.61%) ISEB
21 34 (7.39%) SLA
22 32 (6.96%) VMware
22 32 (6.96%) Citrix

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (5.65%) IIS
2 24 (5.22%) Apache
3 22 (4.78%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
5 16 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (2.61%) CMS
7 10 (2.17%) Liferay
8 9 (1.96%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.74%) SAS
10 7 (1.52%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.09%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.09%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
15 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 57 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 40 (8.70%) MS Office
3 27 (5.87%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.61%) MS Project
5 10 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (5.87%) SAP SD
2 18 (3.91%) SAP CO
2 18 (3.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (3.91%) SAP FI
3 10 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.74%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 8 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.74%) SAP MM
5 6 (1.30%) Academy Housing
5 6 (1.30%) 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 2 (0.43%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.22%) Maximo
9 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.43%) Firewall
2 23 (5.00%) LAN
2 23 (5.00%) WAN
3 22 (4.78%) DHCP
3 22 (4.78%) VPN
3 22 (4.78%) DNS
4 20 (4.35%) SAN
5 15 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (1.74%) Internet
7 7 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.09%) VoIP
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.22%) NetScreen
10 1 (0.22%) SMTP
10 1 (0.22%) HTTP
10 1 (0.22%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.22%) NAS
10 1 (0.22%) FirePass
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.39%) MySQL
4 11 (2.39%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.09%) OLAP
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.87%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.22%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 23 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.48%) Selenium
3 15 (3.26%) JMeter
4 11 (2.39%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.17%) JIRA
5 10 (2.17%) PowerBuilder
6 8 (1.74%) WATIR
6 8 (1.74%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
8 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.22%) TestNG
8 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.22%) FogBugz
General
1 75 (16.30%) Finance
2 49 (10.65%) Marketing
3 36 (7.83%) Retail
4 22 (4.78%) Banking
5 15 (3.26%) Portuguese Language
5 15 (3.26%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.30%) German Language
6 6 (1.30%) Legal
6 6 (1.30%) Back Office
7 5 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.09%) Automotive
8 4 (0.87%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
10 2 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.61%) .NET
2 24 (5.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (3.70%) HTML
4 16 (3.48%) Web Services
5 15 (3.26%) CSS
6 14 (3.04%) J2EE
7 12 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.39%) XML
8 11 (2.39%) WCF
9 8 (1.74%) Classic ASP
10 7 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.09%) jQuery
12 4 (0.87%) NHibernate
12 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (0.87%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (0.87%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (0.22%) EDI
13 1 (0.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.00%) User Experience
3 16 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.26%) Blackberry
4 15 (3.26%) SecurID
5 11 (2.39%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.74%) Social Media
6 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.09%) PMI
8 4 (0.87%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.87%) Statistics
8 4 (0.87%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.87%) iSeries
9 3 (0.65%) AS400
9 3 (0.65%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.43%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.22%) GIS
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.39%) Windows
2 28 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (3.70%) UNIX
4 17 (3.70%) Linux
5 16 (3.48%) Windows Phone 8
5 16 (3.48%) Windows Phone
5 16 (3.48%) Android
5 16 (3.48%) Solaris
6 15 (3.26%) VMS
7 12 (2.61%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.87%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (19.35%) Project Management
3 85 (18.48%) Business Analysis
4 61 (13.26%) Scrum
5 56 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 56 (12.17%) User Stories
6 51 (11.09%) ITIL
7 47 (10.22%) UML
8 40 (8.70%) BPMN
9 38 (8.26%) DSDM
9 38 (8.26%) Use Case
10 36 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (6.30%) Kanban
12 28 (6.09%) PRINCE2
12 28 (6.09%) CRM
13 27 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (5.65%) E-Commerce
15 25 (5.43%) Migration
15 25 (5.43%) Service Delivery
16 24 (5.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.04%) SQL
2 31 (6.74%) Java
3 22 (4.78%) C#
4 20 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.17%) VB
6 9 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.74%) Ruby
7 8 (1.74%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.52%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.52%) Groovy
9 4 (0.87%) C
10 3 (0.65%) VBScript
11 2 (0.43%) C++
11 2 (0.43%) Python
12 1 (0.22%) RPG
12 1 (0.22%) ABAP
12 1 (0.22%) VBA
12 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (13.04%) Degree
2 35 (7.61%) ISEB
3 19 (4.13%) CBAP
4 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.26%) MCSE
6 9 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.87%) PMP
9 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.43%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.43%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.43%) CCNA
12 1 (0.22%) ACCA
12 1 (0.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.39%) SLA
2 22 (4.78%) QA
3 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 20 (4.35%) vSphere
2 19 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.09%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (3.26%) Backup Exec
1 15 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.43%) WSUS
3 2 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 79 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.48%) SAP
3 61 (13.26%) Oracle
4 32 (6.96%) VMware
4 32 (6.96%) Citrix
5 20 (4.35%) Lotus
5 20 (4.35%) McAfee
6 16 (3.48%) Symantec
7 15 (3.26%) Clearswift
8 13 (2.83%) Civica
9 12 (2.61%) Siebel
10 10 (2.17%) Capita
10 10 (2.17%) JBoss
11 7 (1.52%) Adobe
11 7 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.52%) Cognos
11 7 (1.52%) Anite
12 6 (1.30%) Orchard
12 6 (1.30%) Comino
12 6 (1.30%) Northgate
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + 7.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £27k - 32k per year + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Bucks, Northampton, Northants,...
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42k plus car, bonus & bens.
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago