The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 25 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 97 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.40% 4.63% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.79% 4.88% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 81 49 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1104 1025 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.58% 94.82% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 958 931 753
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
East of England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
(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 +20 52 £47,500 +11.76%
Bedford +1 22 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Dunstable - 8 £30,500 -
Business Analyst
East of England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 97 (55.11%) Business Analysis
2 61 (34.66%) Project Management
2 61 (34.66%) User Stories
3 50 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 49 (27.84%) Finance
5 47 (26.70%) UML
6 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (22.73%) Degree
8 34 (19.32%) BPMN
8 34 (19.32%) Scrum
9 30 (17.05%) Use Case
10 29 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (16.48%) MS Visio
11 26 (14.77%) DSDM
12 21 (11.93%) PRINCE2
12 21 (11.93%) Oracle
12 21 (11.93%) Kanban
13 20 (11.36%) Marketing
14 19 (10.80%) ISEB
14 19 (10.80%) Retail
15 18 (10.23%) Banking
15 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
15 18 (10.23%) Civica
16 17 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (9.66%) CBAP
16 17 (9.66%) SAP
16 17 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (9.09%) .NET
17 16 (9.09%) C#
17 16 (9.09%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (6.25%) CMS
2 4 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (16.48%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.82%) MS Project
2 12 (6.82%) MS Office
3 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.84%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) SAP FI
1 6 (3.41%) SAP CO
1 6 (3.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (3.41%) Academy Housing
1 6 (3.41%) arcHouse
2 5 (2.84%) Agresso
3 4 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.57%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.84%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.98%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (2.84%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (27.84%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Marketing
3 19 (10.80%) Retail
4 18 (10.23%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Back Office
6 4 (2.27%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.27%) Legal
7 2 (1.14%) Automotive
7 2 (1.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.09%) .NET
2 9 (5.11%) jQuery
2 9 (5.11%) ASP.NET
2 9 (5.11%) XML
3 7 (3.98%) CSS
3 7 (3.98%) HTML
3 7 (3.98%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.68%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.55%) Social Media
4 5 (2.84%) Wiki
4 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.70%) Tandem
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) iSeries
7 1 (0.57%) GIS
7 1 (0.57%) AS400
7 1 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (55.11%) Business Analysis
2 61 (34.66%) Project Management
2 61 (34.66%) User Stories
3 47 (26.70%) UML
4 46 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.32%) BPMN
5 34 (19.32%) Scrum
6 30 (17.05%) Use Case
7 29 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (14.77%) DSDM
9 21 (11.93%) PRINCE2
9 21 (11.93%) Kanban
10 17 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 15 (8.52%) Product Management
13 14 (7.95%) Data Modelling
14 13 (7.39%) ERP
15 12 (6.82%) CRM
15 12 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
16 11 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.09%) C#
1 16 (9.09%) SQL
2 14 (7.95%) Java
3 9 (5.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.98%) PL/SQL
4 7 (3.98%) VB
5 1 (0.57%) C
5 1 (0.57%) ABAP
5 1 (0.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 40 (22.73%) Degree
2 19 (10.80%) ISEB
3 17 (9.66%) CBAP
4 5 (2.84%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.27%) PMP
5 4 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) CIMA
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 50 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.93%) Oracle
3 18 (10.23%) Civica
4 17 (9.66%) SAP
5 10 (5.68%) Capita
6 7 (3.98%) Adobe
7 6 (3.41%) Northgate
7 6 (3.41%) Anite
7 6 (3.41%) Comino
7 6 (3.41%) Orchard
8 5 (2.84%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) Cincom
10 1 (0.57%) Lagan
10 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.57%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.57%) Cognos
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago