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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 83 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.55% 0.29% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.30% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +2.22%
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
1026 991 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.82% 96.31% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 795 900 992
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 4 March 2015.

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 4 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
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Business Analyst
East of England

Senior Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Scrum
2 21 (65.63%) UML
3 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
4 16 (50.00%) DSDM
5 15 (46.88%) User Stories
6 13 (40.63%) Use Case
7 12 (37.50%) Kanban
8 10 (31.25%) Performance Management
8 10 (31.25%) Line Management
8 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 10 (31.25%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) Project Management
10 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) User Experience
10 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (25.00%) BPMN
11 7 (21.88%) ISEB
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle
11 7 (21.88%) JD Edwards
12 6 (18.75%) Workflow
12 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
13 5 (15.63%) Pegasus
13 5 (15.63%) ERP
13 5 (15.63%) Sage
13 5 (15.63%) RUP
14 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 4 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera

Senior Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (6.25%) Agresso
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Scrum
2 21 (65.63%) UML
3 18 (56.25%) Business Analysis
4 16 (50.00%) DSDM
5 15 (46.88%) User Stories
6 13 (40.63%) Use Case
7 12 (37.50%) Kanban
8 10 (31.25%) Performance Management
8 10 (31.25%) Line Management
8 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
9 9 (28.13%) Project Management
10 8 (25.00%) BPMN
11 6 (18.75%) Workflow
11 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
12 5 (15.63%) ERP
12 5 (15.63%) RUP
13 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 4 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) CBAP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) JD Edwards
3 5 (15.63%) Pegasus
3 5 (15.63%) Sage
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) webMethods
5 1 (3.13%) Siebel