Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 6 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 21 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 11.41% 18.57% 12.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.67% 18.94% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 126 83
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -10.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £46,250 £44,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +2.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 180 301 461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 98.05% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 161 263 438
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £27,425
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,250 £61,075
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bedford

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Bedford.

Salary trend for Analyst in Bedford

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bedford over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Bedford

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Business Process Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Robotic Process Automation
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
8 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Business Process Modelling
2 5 (23.81%) Requirements Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Robotic Process Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) User Stories
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) System Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle