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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 74 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 10 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.10% 1.61% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.90% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 15
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
732 844 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.26% 84.99% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 655 742 865
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 29 December 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 +12 7 £38,500 +28.33%
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (64.29%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) MS Office
4 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
4 11 (39.29%) Cognos
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
6 8 (28.57%) Data Structures
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) SAS
8 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (21.43%) OLAP
8 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
8 6 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
9 5 (17.86%) IBM
9 5 (17.86%) Agresso
9 5 (17.86%) Analytics
9 5 (17.86%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 4 (14.29%) Statistics
10 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
11 3 (10.71%) VBA
11 3 (10.71%) .NET

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.57%) Liferay
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Office
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (7.14%) MS Project
5 2 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Agresso
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) OLAP
1 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Developer
4 5 (17.86%) TM1 Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Development Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Call Centre Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (3.57%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Statistics
3 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Economics
5 2 (7.14%) Physics
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (7.14%) Pattern Recognition
5 2 (7.14%) Revenue Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Kanban
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VBA
2 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cognos
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.57%) ESRI
7 1 (3.57%) Luciad
7 1 (3.57%) Nimsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Tableau
7 1 (3.57%) SAP