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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 52 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 51 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.78% 6.92% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 8.16% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 49
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
853 809 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.94% 84.80% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 720 733 723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 30 October 2014.

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 30 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
Bedford -16 19 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Luton -4 13 £46,000 -0.54% 1
Dunstable -11 4 £53,000 -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 96 (65.31%) Project Management
2 53 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (27.21%) Scrum
4 35 (23.81%) User Stories
5 32 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (20.41%) Line Management
7 28 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 27 (18.37%) DSDM
8 27 (18.37%) Kanban
8 27 (18.37%) Product Management
8 27 (18.37%) Marketing
9 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
9 25 (17.01%) UML
10 24 (16.33%) Oracle
10 24 (16.33%) Use Case
11 22 (14.97%) .NET
12 21 (14.29%) Finance
12 21 (14.29%) Performance Management
13 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
13 19 (12.93%) SAP
14 17 (11.56%) PDM
14 17 (11.56%) IBM
14 17 (11.56%) Data Management
15 16 (10.88%) WebSphere
15 16 (10.88%) Degree
15 16 (10.88%) CSS
15 16 (10.88%) HTML
15 16 (10.88%) JavaScript
16 15 (10.20%) C#
16 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 16 (10.88%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.80%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) MS Excel
1 12 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.12%) MS Office
3 5 (3.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.84%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.72%) Academy Housing
2 4 (2.72%) arcHouse
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (2.72%) Agresso
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Force.com
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.36%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (18.37%) Marketing
2 21 (14.29%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Automotive
4 7 (4.76%) Banking
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.04%) Advertising
6 3 (2.04%) Back Office
7 2 (1.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (54.42%) Analyst
2 70 (47.62%) Business Analyst
3 27 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (17.01%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (9.52%) Developer
6 12 (8.16%) Architect
7 11 (7.48%) Team Leader
7 11 (7.48%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 11 (7.48%) Software Team Leader
8 7 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.08%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.08%) Consultant
9 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.40%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (3.40%) Relationships Manager
10 5 (3.40%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.97%) .NET
2 16 (10.88%) HTML
2 16 (10.88%) CSS
3 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.72%) Middleware
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.36%) XML
7 2 (1.36%) jQuery
7 2 (1.36%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.36%) WPF
7 2 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.68%) HTML5
8 1 (0.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.68%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.68%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.68%) LINQ
8 1 (0.68%) WCF
8 1 (0.68%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.16%) User Experience
3 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.08%) PMI
5 4 (2.72%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.36%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.36%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) iSeries
7 1 (0.68%) AS400
7 1 (0.68%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (1.36%) Linux
2 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (65.31%) Project Management
2 53 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (27.21%) Scrum
4 35 (23.81%) User Stories
5 32 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (20.41%) Line Management
7 27 (18.37%) Product Management
7 27 (18.37%) Kanban
7 27 (18.37%) DSDM
8 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
8 25 (17.01%) UML
9 24 (16.33%) Use Case
10 21 (14.29%) Performance Management
11 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
12 17 (11.56%) PDM
12 17 (11.56%) Data Management
13 14 (9.52%) CRM
13 14 (9.52%) BPMN
13 14 (9.52%) Matrix Management
14 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.88%) JavaScript
2 15 (10.20%) C#
3 6 (4.08%) Java
4 4 (2.72%) SQL
5 2 (1.36%) C
5 2 (1.36%) C++
5 2 (1.36%) VBScript
5 2 (1.36%) VB
5 2 (1.36%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) XAML
6 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (10.88%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) ISEB
2 11 (7.48%) CBAP
3 6 (4.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.33%) Oracle
3 19 (12.93%) SAP
4 17 (11.56%) IBM
5 13 (8.84%) Cincom
6 12 (8.16%) Capita
7 6 (4.08%) Civica
8 5 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.72%) Anite
9 4 (2.72%) Comino
9 4 (2.72%) Northgate
9 4 (2.72%) Orchard
10 2 (1.36%) Siebel
11 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.68%) Apple
11 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.68%) Sage
11 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago