The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Business 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title 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
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 70 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.54% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.21% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
Senior Business Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 961 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.86% 96.78% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 771 844 1029
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Senior Business Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst 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
Bedford - 11 £45,000 -
Luton +9 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Senior Business Analyst
East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Business 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) Scrum
3 28 (65.12%) DSDM
4 27 (62.79%) User Stories
5 26 (60.47%) Business Analysis
6 25 (58.14%) UML
7 24 (55.81%) Kanban
8 21 (48.84%) Use Case
9 20 (46.51%) Performance Management
10 19 (44.19%) Mentoring
11 18 (41.86%) Line Management
11 18 (41.86%) Project Management
12 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
12 14 (32.56%) User Experience
12 14 (32.56%) BPMN
12 14 (32.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (30.23%) Finance
14 12 (27.91%) ISEB
15 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
16 10 (23.26%) CBAP
16 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
17 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (18.60%) Change Management
17 8 (18.60%) Oracle
18 7 (16.28%) JD Edwards
18 7 (16.28%) Retail
19 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
20 5 (11.63%) Sage
20 5 (11.63%) Pegasus
21 4 (9.30%) Pegasus Opera

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Business 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (4.65%) Agresso
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) Scrum
3 28 (65.12%) DSDM
4 27 (62.79%) User Stories
5 26 (60.47%) Business Analysis
6 25 (58.14%) UML
7 24 (55.81%) Kanban
8 21 (48.84%) Use Case
9 20 (46.51%) Performance Management
10 19 (44.19%) Mentoring
11 18 (41.86%) Line Management
11 18 (41.86%) Project Management
12 14 (32.56%) BPMN
13 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
14 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (18.60%) Change Management
15 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
17 3 (6.98%) Product Management
18 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISEB
2 10 (23.26%) CBAP
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) JD Edwards
4 5 (11.63%) Sage
4 5 (11.63%) Pegasus
5 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 3 (6.98%) Capita
6 1 (2.33%) Siebel
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Cincom