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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 52 27 67
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 41 104 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.60% 8.38% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 10.23% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 99 31
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
968 1017 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.06% 81.95% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 732 949 814
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,650 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +3 8 £42,500 +3.76% 3
Bedford -14 5 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Dunstable -10 2 £42,500 +28.78%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 22 (32.35%) Project Management
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) SQL
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.12%) .NET
6 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
7 10 (14.71%) UML
7 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.71%) Scrum
8 9 (13.24%) C#
8 9 (13.24%) ISEB
9 8 (11.76%) Oracle
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.76%) Change Management
9 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (10.29%) Retail
10 7 (10.29%) ITIL
10 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
11 6 (8.82%) DSDM
11 6 (8.82%) ERP
11 6 (8.82%) Windows
11 6 (8.82%) SAP
11 6 (8.82%) Service Management
11 6 (8.82%) Change Control
11 6 (8.82%) Use Case
12 5 (7.35%) Degree

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) Lync
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.35%) MS Office
4 2 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (4.41%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.41%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.94%) PRMS
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.47%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) Analyst
2 25 (36.76%) Business Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Change Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) SAP FI Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) SAP CO Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Relationships Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
3 5 (7.35%) Ajax
3 5 (7.35%) jQuery
3 5 (7.35%) HTML5
4 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (4.41%) WCF
5 3 (4.41%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.41%) WinForms
5 3 (4.41%) XML
5 3 (4.41%) XSLT
5 3 (4.41%) Flash
6 2 (2.94%) Middleware
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
6 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.94%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) PMI
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Solaris
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Project Management
2 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.71%) Scrum
3 10 (14.71%) UML
4 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.76%) Change Management
5 7 (10.29%) ITIL
6 6 (8.82%) DSDM
6 6 (8.82%) ERP
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) Use Case
6 6 (8.82%) Change Control
7 5 (7.35%) User Stories
7 5 (7.35%) Time Management
7 5 (7.35%) Web Development
7 5 (7.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) MVC
8 4 (5.88%) Workflow
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) VB
5 3 (4.41%) VBScript
6 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.94%) SOQL
6 2 (2.94%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) C
6 2 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) VC++
7 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) PMP
3 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Pegasus
4 4 (5.88%) JD Edwards
4 4 (5.88%) Sage
5 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) Infor
6 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago