The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 82 62 86
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 18 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.67% 3.01% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 3.54% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +2.81%
Data Analysis
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
861 791 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.72% 84.96% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 722 716 710
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Data 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 Data Analysis within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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 -5 9 £31,250 +4.16%
Bedford -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £27,000 -
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data 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 Data Analysis.

1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) Cognos
4 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
5 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) SAS
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) OLAP
7 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (22.22%) Business Objects
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
8 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
8 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 5 (18.52%) IBM
8 5 (18.52%) Agresso
9 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (11.11%) Retail

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Liferay
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (18.52%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (22.22%) OLAP
1 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Developer
4 5 (18.52%) TM1 Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) WinForms
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Pattern Recognition
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.41%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cognos
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.41%) Luciad
5 2 (7.41%) ESRI
5 2 (7.41%) Talend
6 1 (3.70%) Tableau
6 1 (3.70%) Nimsoft