The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity 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 Continuity over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 83 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.82% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,288 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -42.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Continuity
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
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
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 Continuity within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bedford - 2 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £60,000 -
Business Continuity
East of England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Continuity 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 Continuity.

1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) People Management
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 14001
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Strategic Management
4 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
6 1 (9.09%) User Experience
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Business Continuity 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 Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Compliance Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Business Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) People Management
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Strategic Management
4 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (9.09%) UX Design
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Internet Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 14001
3 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft