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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 86 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 6 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.56% 2.04% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 6
Average salary £70,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.87% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
887 873 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.36% 84.76% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 795 798
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 +17 1 £57,500 +98.27%
Data Analysis
East of England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) MS Office
4 11 (44.00%) Cognos
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (36.00%) SAS
6 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (28.00%) Analytics
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (24.00%) OLAP
8 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (24.00%) Business Objects
8 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (24.00%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
9 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 5 (20.00%) Agresso
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (16.00%) Statistics
10 4 (16.00%) SPSS
11 3 (12.00%) CRM
11 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
11 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (12.00%) VBA
11 3 (12.00%) Marketing
11 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Office
2 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (16.00%) SPSS
5 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Agresso
1 5 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (8.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (24.00%) OLAP
1 6 (24.00%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (24.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) TM1 Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Pricing Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.00%) CRM Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (16.00%) Statistics
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.00%) Economics
5 2 (8.00%) Physics
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
6 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Analytics
3 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (8.00%) Factor Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Revenue Management
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.00%) ERD
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VBA
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cognos
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau