Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 43 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.54% 4.27% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 4.66% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 16
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,500 £66,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.22% +29.33% -24.24%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 227 322 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.64% 91.74% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 197 285 462
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bedford

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

Business Analysis
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft