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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 47 24 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 45 105 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.99% 8.95% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 10.70% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 96 55
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 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,600
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
946 981 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.94% 83.63% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 704 905 832
Average salary £46,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.13% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,532 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 26 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 26 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 0 7 £45,000 +9.86% 1
Bedford -26 5 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Dunstable -5 2 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 31 (37.80%) Project Management
2 23 (28.05%) Finance
3 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.95%) Scrum
5 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
7 15 (18.29%) SQL
8 12 (14.63%) Oracle
8 12 (14.63%) ITIL
9 11 (13.41%) UML
9 11 (13.41%) DSDM
9 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 10 (12.20%) Service Management
10 10 (12.20%) Change Management
11 9 (10.98%) .NET
11 9 (10.98%) MS Office
11 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
11 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.98%) Time Management
12 8 (9.76%) ISEB
12 8 (9.76%) Use Case
13 7 (8.54%) C#
13 7 (8.54%) Banking
13 7 (8.54%) Retail
13 7 (8.54%) Release Management
13 7 (8.54%) User Stories
13 7 (8.54%) Line Management
13 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.32%) Oracle Reports

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) Lync
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
2 9 (10.98%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (3.66%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.66%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.44%) PRMS
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
2 7 (8.54%) Retail
3 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Analyst
2 28 (34.15%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.29%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Change Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.10%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Business Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Solutions Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 4 (4.88%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Developer
10 3 (3.66%) SAP CO Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) SAP FI Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.10%) Middleware
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (4.88%) XML
4 3 (3.66%) XSLT
4 3 (3.66%) Flash
4 3 (3.66%) CSS
4 3 (3.66%) Ajax
4 3 (3.66%) HTML
4 3 (3.66%) HTML5
4 3 (3.66%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.66%) jQuery
5 2 (2.44%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.22%) WCF
6 1 (1.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.44%) PMI
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Solaris
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Project Management
2 18 (21.95%) Scrum
3 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.63%) ITIL
5 11 (13.41%) UML
5 11 (13.41%) DSDM
6 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.20%) Service Management
6 10 (12.20%) Change Management
7 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.98%) Time Management
8 8 (9.76%) Use Case
9 7 (8.54%) Release Management
9 7 (8.54%) User Stories
9 7 (8.54%) Line Management
9 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.32%) ERP
11 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.10%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) C#
3 5 (6.10%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) VB
5 3 (3.66%) VBScript
6 2 (2.44%) VBA
6 2 (2.44%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.44%) SOQL
6 2 (2.44%) C
7 1 (1.22%) VC++
7 1 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) ISEB
2 5 (6.10%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.44%) MCSE
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PMP
3 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) Pegasus
3 5 (6.10%) JD Edwards
3 5 (6.10%) Sage
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 2 (2.44%) Infor
5 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.22%) webMethods
Luton, Bedfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago