The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 27 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 108 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.21% 3.20% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 4.00% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 101 36 21
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,750 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1080 925 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.07% 79.95% 69.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 821 621
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedford +19 69 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Dunstable - 9 £33,000 - 1
Luton -4 6 £40,958 -3.62% 1
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 123 (64.74%) Project Management
2 99 (52.11%) Product Management
3 75 (39.47%) .NET
4 70 (36.84%) C#
4 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 67 (35.26%) ASP.NET
5 67 (35.26%) Software Engineering
6 66 (34.74%) Scrum
7 60 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 50 (26.32%) Visual Studio
9 48 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (24.74%) WCF
11 45 (23.68%) SQL
12 41 (21.58%) Windows
13 40 (21.05%) Relational Database
14 38 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 36 (18.95%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (17.89%) Domain-Driven Design
16 34 (17.89%) OO
16 34 (17.89%) SharePoint
16 34 (17.89%) N-Tier
17 33 (17.37%) Web Services
17 33 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (16.32%) Silverlight
18 31 (16.32%) SOA
19 30 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
20 29 (15.26%) .NET Framework
20 29 (15.26%) Multithreading
20 29 (15.26%) SQL Server 2008
20 29 (15.26%) Subversion

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (17.89%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (6.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.63%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.63%) Mingle
4 3 (1.58%) MS Office
5 2 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.53%) Agresso
2 1 (0.53%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.53%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.53%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 40 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 29 (15.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 36 (18.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (15.26%) Subversion
4 9 (4.74%) NUnit
4 9 (4.74%) MSTest
5 5 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (14.74%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Marketing
3 7 (3.68%) Publishing
4 4 (2.11%) Billing
5 2 (1.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.05%) Legal
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 82 (43.16%) Analyst
2 75 (39.47%) Business Analyst
3 46 (24.21%) Architect
4 36 (18.95%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (14.74%) Business Manager
6 19 (10.00%) Developer
7 16 (8.42%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.79%) Team Leader
8 11 (5.79%) Business Analysis Manager
9 9 (4.74%) Development Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (3.68%) .NET Team Leader
11 6 (3.16%) Development Analyst
11 6 (3.16%) Software Manager
11 6 (3.16%) SharePoint Architect
11 6 (3.16%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
12 5 (2.63%) Chief Architect
12 5 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (39.47%) .NET
2 67 (35.26%) ASP.NET
3 47 (24.74%) WCF
4 33 (17.37%) Web Services
5 31 (16.32%) Silverlight
6 29 (15.26%) .NET Framework
7 28 (14.74%) CSS
7 28 (14.74%) HTML
8 26 (13.68%) WinForms
9 17 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (8.42%) jQuery
11 15 (7.89%) ADO.NET
11 15 (7.89%) XML
11 15 (7.89%) LINQ
11 15 (7.89%) Ajax
11 15 (7.89%) HTML5
11 15 (7.89%) LINQ to SQL
12 12 (6.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (6.32%) WPF
12 12 (6.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.89%) N-Tier
2 18 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.63%) Animation
3 5 (2.63%) Wiki
4 4 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.58%) Tandem
5 3 (1.58%) Social Network
6 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Economics
7 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (64.74%) Project Management
2 99 (52.11%) Product Management
3 67 (35.26%) Software Engineering
4 66 (34.74%) Scrum
5 48 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (17.89%) Domain-Driven Design
6 34 (17.89%) OO
7 33 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (16.32%) SOA
9 30 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
10 29 (15.26%) Multithreading
11 28 (14.74%) TDD
12 23 (12.11%) OOD
13 21 (11.05%) User Stories
14 16 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (7.89%) Use Case
15 15 (7.89%) Kanban
16 14 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (6.84%) MVC
18 12 (6.32%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.84%) C#
2 45 (23.68%) SQL
3 38 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 28 (14.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.58%) Delphi
5 3 (1.58%) XPath
6 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (8.95%) Degree
2 14 (7.37%) ISEB
3 8 (4.21%) CBAP
4 4 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.37%) Oracle
3 8 (4.21%) Civica
4 6 (3.16%) Adobe
5 3 (1.58%) SAP
6 2 (1.05%) Northgate
6 2 (1.05%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.05%) Sage
7 1 (0.53%) Mercator
7 1 (0.53%) Primavera
7 1 (0.53%) Informatica
7 1 (0.53%) Anite
7 1 (0.53%) Comino
7 1 (0.53%) Capita
7 1 (0.53%) Orchard
7 1 (0.53%) Planview
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc..
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$45000 - US$50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago