Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 33 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 12.74% 21.08% 12.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.99% 21.33% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 139 125
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +16.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £56,100 £46,250 £43,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%

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 254 347 524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 98.86% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 214 309 485
Bedford median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,550 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Bedford

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) Finance
5 6 (18.18%) SaaS
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) User Stories
6 5 (15.15%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Business Process Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) SystmOne
7 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
7 4 (12.12%) Robotic Process Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
7 4 (12.12%) QA
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 4 (12.12%) Information Management
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
7 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) C#
7 4 (12.12%) .NET
8 3 (9.09%) MySQL

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SystmOne
2 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (15.15%) Requirements Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) User Stories
4 4 (12.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Information Management
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Robotic Process Automation
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 2 (6.06%) System Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft