The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 58 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 27 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.40% 4.52% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 4.70% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 45
Average salary £43,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
756 958 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.33% 96.18% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 680 780 907
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Luton +3 11 £50,000 -
Bedford +2 9 £42,500 -8.10% 3
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) UML
3 23 (35.94%) Use Case
4 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
4 21 (32.81%) BPMN
4 21 (32.81%) User Stories
5 20 (31.25%) Scrum
6 16 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
7 15 (23.44%) DSDM
8 14 (21.88%) SDLC
9 13 (20.31%) Kanban
10 12 (18.75%) ISEB
11 11 (17.19%) SQL
11 11 (17.19%) Finance
11 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.63%) Degree
13 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (14.06%) ERP
13 9 (14.06%) Business Process Mapping
14 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
15 7 (10.94%) Test Planning
15 7 (10.94%) User Experience
15 7 (10.94%) .NET
15 7 (10.94%) ITIL
16 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
16 6 (9.38%) RUP
16 6 (9.38%) JIRA
16 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
16 6 (9.38%) Retail

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle HRMS
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 2 (3.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.56%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.56%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.56%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.56%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (1.56%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.56%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JIRA
2 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) ERwin
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.13%) Advertising
6 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.56%) Electronics
7 1 (1.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.13%) BAPI
4 2 (3.13%) EDI
4 2 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (3.13%) SAPUI5
4 2 (3.13%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) User Experience
3 4 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) Life Science
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) UML
3 23 (35.94%) Use Case
4 21 (32.81%) BPMN
4 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
4 21 (32.81%) User Stories
5 20 (31.25%) Scrum
6 16 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 15 (23.44%) DSDM
8 14 (21.88%) SDLC
9 13 (20.31%) Kanban
10 9 (14.06%) Business Process Mapping
10 9 (14.06%) ERP
10 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 7 (10.94%) ITIL
12 7 (10.94%) Test Planning
13 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
13 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
13 6 (9.38%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) ABAP
5 1 (1.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) ISEB
2 10 (15.63%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) CBAP
4 1 (1.56%) IIBA
4 1 (1.56%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Pegasus
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.69%) webMethods
4 2 (3.13%) Civica
5 1 (1.56%) Aareon
5 1 (1.56%) Anite
5 1 (1.56%) Capita
5 1 (1.56%) Comino
5 1 (1.56%) Kypera
5 1 (1.56%) Northgate
5 1 (1.56%) Orchard
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago