The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 46 20 47
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 44 101 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.10% 9.81% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 11.60% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 88 52
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
896 871 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.58% 84.56% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 678 794 809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Leighton Buzzard - 19 £30,000 -
Luton +2 5 £30,000 -26.75% 2
Bedford -30 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Dunstable -5 1 £57,500 +74.24% 2
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 35 (40.70%) Project Management
2 23 (26.74%) Finance
3 21 (24.42%) Scrum
3 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
4 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
6 14 (16.28%) DSDM
6 14 (16.28%) SQL
6 14 (16.28%) UML
7 12 (13.95%) ITIL
7 12 (13.95%) Oracle
8 11 (12.79%) Change Management
8 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (11.63%) Line Management
9 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.63%) Use Case
9 10 (11.63%) Service Management
10 9 (10.47%) MS Office
10 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
10 9 (10.47%) Time Management
10 9 (10.47%) User Stories
11 8 (9.30%) Kanban
11 8 (9.30%) .NET
11 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 8 (9.30%) Banking
11 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
12 7 (8.14%) Retail
12 7 (8.14%) ISEB
12 7 (8.14%) Release Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.33%) Lync
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.47%) MS Visio
2 9 (10.47%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (3.49%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.49%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.33%) PRMS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.33%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 7 (8.14%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Analyst
2 33 (38.37%) Business Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (19.77%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Consultant
5 9 (10.47%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Change Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (6.98%) Solutions Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Help Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Developer
10 3 (3.49%) SAP CO Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) SAP FI Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.81%) Middleware
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (4.65%) XML
4 3 (3.49%) XSLT
4 3 (3.49%) Flash
4 3 (3.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.49%) Ajax
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) HTML5
4 3 (3.49%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.49%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.16%) WCF
6 1 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) User Experience
3 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) FMCG
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Solaris
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Project Management
2 21 (24.42%) Scrum
3 19 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.28%) UML
4 14 (16.28%) DSDM
5 12 (13.95%) ITIL
6 11 (12.79%) Change Management
6 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.63%) Service Management
7 10 (11.63%) Use Case
7 10 (11.63%) Line Management
7 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.47%) Time Management
8 9 (10.47%) User Stories
9 8 (9.30%) Kanban
9 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.14%) Release Management
11 6 (6.98%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) C#
2 6 (6.98%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.65%) VB
4 3 (3.49%) VBScript
5 2 (2.33%) VBA
5 2 (2.33%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.33%) SOQL
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) VC++
6 1 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) ISEB
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) JD Edwards
3 5 (5.81%) Sage
3 5 (5.81%) Pegasus
4 4 (4.65%) SAP
5 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.33%) Siebel
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) Infor
7 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) webMethods
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire / Buckinghamshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago