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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 76 78 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 21 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.06% 1.58% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.87% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 17
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
814 856 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.96% 84.33% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 705 771 842
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +6 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £27,000 -
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Degree
3 12 (40.00%) MS Office
3 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (36.67%) Cognos
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) Data Structures
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) SAS
7 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (20.00%) OLAP
8 6 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (20.00%) Business Objects
8 6 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.67%) Analytics
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 5 (16.67%) IBM
9 5 (16.67%) Agresso
9 5 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
10 4 (13.33%) Statistics
10 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.33%) CRM

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (23.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.33%) Liferay
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) MS Project
4 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Agresso
1 5 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) OLAP
1 6 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Developer
4 5 (16.67%) TM1 Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Development Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) WinForms
3 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Structures
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Statistics
3 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 2 (6.67%) Economics
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.67%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.67%) Revenue Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Pattern Recognition
6 2 (6.67%) DoDAF
6 2 (6.67%) MODAF
6 2 (6.67%) SysML
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cognos
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.67%) ESRI
5 2 (6.67%) Luciad
6 1 (3.33%) Nimsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Tableau
6 1 (3.33%) Talend
6 1 (3.33%) SAP