The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 40 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 53 33 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.21% 3.28% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.57% 3.39% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 54
Median salary £52,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
Business Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
807 973 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.61% 96.72% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 711 867 859
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -11 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bedford +9 12 £33,000 -22.35%
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 - 1
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) QA
3 29 (37.66%) Retail
4 28 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 25 (32.47%) Line Management
6 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
7 23 (29.87%) UML
8 21 (27.27%) DSDM
9 20 (25.97%) Portfolio Management
10 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (23.38%) User Stories
12 17 (22.08%) Finance
13 16 (20.78%) Kanban
14 15 (19.48%) .NET
15 13 (16.88%) ISEB
15 13 (16.88%) Use Case
16 12 (15.58%) BPMN
16 12 (15.58%) Scrum
16 12 (15.58%) Change Management
17 10 (12.99%) Workflow
17 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
17 10 (12.99%) SQL
17 10 (12.99%) ITIL
17 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
17 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (11.69%) Project Management
19 8 (10.39%) ERP
19 8 (10.39%) RUP
19 8 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
20 7 (9.09%) Web Services

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) DB2
2 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) MS Access
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (37.66%) Retail
2 17 (22.08%) Finance
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.49%) Back Office
4 5 (6.49%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (5.19%) XML
4 3 (3.90%) J2EE
5 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) AS400
5 2 (2.60%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.60%) iPad
5 2 (2.60%) iSeries
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 25 (32.47%) Line Management
4 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
5 23 (29.87%) UML
6 21 (27.27%) DSDM
7 20 (25.97%) Portfolio Management
8 18 (23.38%) User Stories
9 16 (20.78%) Kanban
10 13 (16.88%) Use Case
11 12 (15.58%) BPMN
11 12 (15.58%) Change Management
11 12 (15.58%) Scrum
12 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.99%) ITIL
12 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
12 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (12.99%) Workflow
13 9 (11.69%) Project Management
14 8 (10.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) RPG
4 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) ISEB
2 6 (7.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) AAT
3 1 (1.30%) ACCA
3 1 (1.30%) CBAP
3 1 (1.30%) CCAB
3 1 (1.30%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (45.45%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) IBM
2 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.60%) Tableau
2 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
2 2 (2.60%) webMethods
3 1 (1.30%) Splunk
Luton, Bedfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago