The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 97 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.39% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1016 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.75% 94.78% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 956 922 752
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Analyst
East of England

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) NHS
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
7 2 (16.67%) Talend
7 2 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
7 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Data Security
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (8.33%) Informatics

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Data Analyst in their job title 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 with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) iSOFT