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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 149 233 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.27% 20.21% 18.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.83% 20.92% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 141 201 170
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £22,775 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
941 1114 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.41% 96.62% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 834 954 867
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -11 42 £37,500 -13.19% 4
Bedford -7 39 £37,500 - 6
Dunstable -1 24 £25,000 -5.21% 4
Leighton Buzzard +8 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 95 (28.61%) SQL
2 69 (20.78%) Microsoft
3 65 (19.58%) Finance
4 63 (18.98%) ITIL
5 61 (18.37%) MS Excel
6 60 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (16.87%) MS Office
8 55 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (13.25%) SQL Server
10 38 (11.45%) Windows
11 36 (10.84%) HTML
12 33 (9.94%) UML
12 33 (9.94%) Change Management
12 33 (9.94%) Business Analysis
13 30 (9.04%) CSS
13 30 (9.04%) Active Directory
14 29 (8.73%) SLA
15 28 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (8.43%) .NET
16 26 (7.83%) C
16 26 (7.83%) Waterfall
17 25 (7.53%) PL/SQL
17 25 (7.53%) Management Information System
17 25 (7.53%) SDLC
18 24 (7.23%) Project Management
18 24 (7.23%) TCP/IP
18 24 (7.23%) Citrix
19 23 (6.93%) Oracle
19 23 (6.93%) PRINCE2
19 23 (6.93%) SharePoint

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.22%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.01%) IIS
5 7 (2.11%) Apache
5 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.20%) SAS
8 3 (0.90%) CMS
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.30%) Lync
Applications
1 61 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 56 (16.87%) MS Office
3 17 (5.12%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Agresso
2 8 (2.41%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (2.11%) SAP MM
3 7 (2.11%) SAP SD
3 7 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.81%) SAP HCM
4 6 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.51%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.51%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.20%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (1.20%) SAP HR
6 4 (1.20%) SAP PS
6 4 (1.20%) SAP HR-PA
6 4 (1.20%) SAP HR-PD
7 2 (0.60%) SAP FI-AP
7 2 (0.60%) SAP FI-AR
7 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.60%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) IaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.23%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.31%) DHCP
3 9 (2.71%) VPN
3 9 (2.71%) DNS
3 9 (2.71%) Firewall
4 6 (1.81%) AMQP
5 5 (1.51%) Intranet
6 4 (1.20%) RTP
6 4 (1.20%) TACACS
6 4 (1.20%) SSL
6 4 (1.20%) LAN
6 4 (1.20%) VoIP
6 4 (1.20%) WAN
6 4 (1.20%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.20%) IPsec
6 4 (1.20%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.90%) HSRP
7 3 (0.90%) Wireless
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.90%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.11%) MS Access
7 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.51%) MySQL
8 5 (1.51%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.51%) SAP BI
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (3.01%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.90%) PeopleTools
3 3 (0.90%) Selenium
4 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.60%) NUnit
4 2 (0.60%) LSMW
4 2 (0.60%) JIRA
4 2 (0.60%) Toad
4 2 (0.60%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.30%) JMeter
5 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.30%) Subversion
5 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.30%) VersaTest
General
1 65 (19.58%) Finance
2 20 (6.02%) Banking
3 14 (4.22%) Retail
4 13 (3.92%) Marketing
5 8 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.81%) Front Office
6 6 (1.81%) Back Office
7 4 (1.20%) Electronics
7 4 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.90%) Billing
9 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Hindi Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.84%) HTML
2 30 (9.04%) CSS
3 28 (8.43%) .NET
4 14 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.31%) XML
6 9 (2.71%) Application Packaging
7 7 (2.11%) XSL
7 7 (2.11%) XSLT
8 6 (1.81%) J2EE
8 6 (1.81%) JMS
8 6 (1.81%) REST
9 5 (1.51%) CSS3
9 5 (1.51%) HTML5
10 4 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.90%) Web Services
12 2 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
12 2 (0.60%) BAPI
12 2 (0.60%) EDI
13 1 (0.30%) JSP
13 1 (0.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.02%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.01%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.11%) CMDB
6 6 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.51%) NHS
7 5 (1.51%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.20%) EPoS
8 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.90%) User Experience
9 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.60%) GIS
11 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.30%) FMCG
11 1 (0.30%) iSeries
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.30%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.45%) Windows
2 10 (3.01%) UNIX
3 8 (2.41%) Linux
3 8 (2.41%) OS/400
4 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.81%) Solaris
6 5 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.98%) ITIL
2 55 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (9.94%) Business Analysis
3 33 (9.94%) UML
3 33 (9.94%) Change Management
4 28 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (7.83%) Waterfall
6 25 (7.53%) SDLC
7 24 (7.23%) Project Management
8 23 (6.93%) PRINCE2
8 23 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (6.02%) Scrum
9 20 (6.02%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.42%) Business Process Mapping
11 16 (4.82%) User Stories
11 16 (4.82%) Time Management
12 15 (4.52%) Service Management
13 14 (4.22%) RUP
13 14 (4.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 95 (28.61%) SQL
2 26 (7.83%) C
3 25 (7.53%) PL/SQL
4 18 (5.42%) C#
5 17 (5.12%) Java
6 16 (4.82%) VB
7 15 (4.52%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.11%) ABAP
10 5 (1.51%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.90%) C++
12 2 (0.60%) VBScript
12 2 (0.60%) Python
13 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.30%) VBA
13 1 (0.30%) XAML
13 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (4.82%) Degree
2 13 (3.92%) ISEB
3 11 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.11%) CCNP
5 7 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.51%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.51%) CCNA
6 5 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.20%) MCSA
8 3 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.60%) CBAP
9 2 (0.60%) MCSE
10 1 (0.30%) MCP
10 1 (0.30%) HND
10 1 (0.30%) CCA
10 1 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.30%) ACCA
10 1 (0.30%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.73%) SLA
2 23 (6.93%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) COSO
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.71%) ISA Server
3 9 (2.71%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.71%) WSUS
1 9 (2.71%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.20%) Dollar Universe
2 4 (1.20%) Nagios
3 3 (0.90%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.60%) SCCM
4 2 (0.60%) SCOM
4 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.23%) Citrix
3 23 (6.93%) Oracle
4 22 (6.63%) SAP
5 21 (6.33%) VMware
6 10 (3.01%) Cognos
6 10 (3.01%) Remedy
7 9 (2.71%) McAfee
7 9 (2.71%) Cisco
8 8 (2.41%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (1.51%) HP
9 5 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.20%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.20%) Tieto
10 4 (1.20%) Minitab
10 4 (1.20%) Teradata
10 4 (1.20%) F5
10 4 (1.20%) Intel
11 3 (0.90%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.90%) webMethods
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