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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 60 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 22 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.34% 9.01% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 10.67% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 73 61
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
771 834 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.02% 84.41% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 645 743 900
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 January 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 30 January 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
Bedford -37 6 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Luton +8 5 £54,000 +54.28% 1
Dunstable +2 2 £55,750 +68.93%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (50.68%) Project Management
2 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.25%) Scrum
4 17 (23.29%) DSDM
4 17 (23.29%) User Stories
4 17 (23.29%) Line Management
5 16 (21.92%) UML
5 16 (21.92%) Finance
6 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
6 14 (19.18%) Kanban
7 13 (17.81%) Oracle
8 12 (16.44%) Performance Management
9 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
9 11 (15.07%) Use Case
10 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
12 8 (10.96%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.59%) ITIL
13 7 (9.59%) CRM
13 7 (9.59%) SQL
13 7 (9.59%) Matrix Management
13 7 (9.59%) Business Process Mapping
14 6 (8.22%) Service Management
14 6 (8.22%) Banking
14 6 (8.22%) .NET
14 6 (8.22%) Java
14 6 (8.22%) MS Office
14 6 (8.22%) Oracle Reports

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.74%) JBoss
2 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (2.74%) PRMS
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.37%) Agresso
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.22%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 3 (4.11%) Retail
6 2 (2.74%) Publishing
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (63.01%) Analyst
2 37 (50.68%) Business Analyst
3 22 (30.14%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (28.77%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Team Leader
5 11 (15.07%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 11 (15.07%) Software Team Leader
6 7 (9.59%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Solutions Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Business Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Relationships Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Change Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) Technical Project Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Developer
11 2 (2.74%) IT Risk Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) Middleware
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) PMI
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Solaris
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Project Management
2 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (34.25%) Scrum
4 17 (23.29%) DSDM
4 17 (23.29%) User Stories
4 17 (23.29%) Line Management
5 16 (21.92%) UML
6 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
6 14 (19.18%) Kanban
7 12 (16.44%) Performance Management
8 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.07%) Use Case
9 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.96%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) ITIL
11 7 (9.59%) CRM
11 7 (9.59%) Matrix Management
11 7 (9.59%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (8.22%) Service Management
13 5 (6.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) VBA
5 2 (2.74%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.74%) SOQL
6 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.37%) PMP
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) Pegasus
3 5 (6.85%) JD Edwards
3 5 (6.85%) Sage
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) Siebel
6 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.37%) Infor
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) webMethods
6 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 7 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago