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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 26 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 75 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.39% 6.86% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.97% 8.71% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 47
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £86,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
941 792 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.15% 78.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 723 669
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +4 35 £47,500 -2.06% 5
Luton -6 14 £47,500 -8.65%
Dunstable -9 2 £37,000 -
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 117 (68.02%) Project Management
2 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
3 50 (29.07%) Scrum
3 50 (29.07%) Product Management
4 44 (25.58%) .NET
5 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET
6 37 (21.51%) C#
7 36 (20.93%) Windows
7 36 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
9 34 (19.77%) User Stories
10 32 (18.60%) Visual Studio
11 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
11 31 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (16.86%) Software Engineering
13 28 (16.28%) Finance
14 27 (15.70%) SharePoint
14 27 (15.70%) Marketing
15 26 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (14.53%) CSS
16 25 (14.53%) HTML
17 24 (13.95%) JavaScript
17 24 (13.95%) DSDM
17 24 (13.95%) Kanban
17 24 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (13.37%) Degree
19 22 (12.79%) WCF
19 22 (12.79%) Oracle
20 21 (12.21%) SAP
20 21 (12.21%) UML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (15.70%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (9.30%) WebSphere
4 13 (7.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.74%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (8.72%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.65%) MS Project
3 8 (4.65%) MS Office
4 3 (1.74%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.16%) Mingle
6 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.49%) Agresso
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (2.91%) Academy Housing
3 5 (2.91%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Force.com
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.58%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 31 (18.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.72%) Subversion
4 2 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.58%) NUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.58%) MSTest
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 27 (15.70%) Marketing
3 9 (5.23%) Automotive
4 6 (3.49%) Back Office
5 5 (2.91%) Banking
6 4 (2.33%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.74%) Retail
7 3 (1.74%) Billing
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
7 3 (1.74%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Law
8 2 (1.16%) Legal
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (50.58%) Analyst
2 82 (47.67%) Business Analyst
3 28 (16.28%) Architect
4 22 (12.79%) Developer
5 20 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.07%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.49%) SharePoint Architect
11 6 (3.49%) IT Manager
12 5 (2.91%) Graduate
12 5 (2.91%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Business Support Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (2.91%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.58%) .NET
2 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET
3 25 (14.53%) CSS
3 25 (14.53%) HTML
4 22 (12.79%) WCF
5 16 (9.30%) .NET Framework
6 15 (8.72%) WinForms
7 12 (6.98%) Silverlight
8 9 (5.23%) jQuery
8 9 (5.23%) Web Services
9 8 (4.65%) Ajax
9 8 (4.65%) WPF
9 8 (4.65%) HTML5
10 7 (4.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (4.07%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (4.07%) LINQ
10 7 (4.07%) Middleware
10 7 (4.07%) ADO.NET
11 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.07%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.91%) PMI
4 4 (2.33%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.74%) Social Network
5 3 (1.74%) Animation
6 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) iSeries
7 1 (0.58%) AS400
7 1 (0.58%) CESG
7 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.93%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) Linux
2 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (68.02%) Project Management
2 50 (29.07%) Scrum
2 50 (29.07%) Product Management
3 36 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (19.77%) User Stories
5 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
6 29 (16.86%) Software Engineering
7 26 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (13.95%) Kanban
8 24 (13.95%) DSDM
9 21 (12.21%) UML
9 21 (12.21%) Use Case
10 18 (10.47%) BPMN
11 17 (9.88%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.88%) Data Management
11 17 (9.88%) PDM
12 16 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (9.30%) Web Development
13 15 (8.72%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.51%) C#
2 24 (13.95%) JavaScript
3 18 (10.47%) SQL
4 16 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.16%) VBScript
5 2 (1.16%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) Python
5 2 (1.16%) C++
5 2 (1.16%) Java
5 2 (1.16%) C
6 1 (0.58%) RPG
6 1 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 15 (8.72%) ISEB
2 15 (8.72%) CBAP
3 5 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.79%) Oracle
3 21 (12.21%) SAP
4 17 (9.88%) IBM
5 13 (7.56%) Cincom
5 13 (7.56%) Civica
5 13 (7.56%) Capita
6 5 (2.91%) Orchard
6 5 (2.91%) Comino
6 5 (2.91%) Northgate
6 5 (2.91%) Anite
7 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago