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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.74% 2.14% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 2.22% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £32,500 £43,750 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -14.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 109 180 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.74% 96.26% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 87 151 195
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 30 March 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 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (60.00%) PMO
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Business Relationship Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Relationships Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO