Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Analyst
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 191 263 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.43% 16.57% 15.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.00% 17.30% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 157 303 374
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,200 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £50,875
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1061 1520 1936
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 95.78% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1331 1723
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Bedfordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +1 65 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bedford -4 33 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Dunstable -7 26 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Shefford -2 4 £27,511 +25.05%
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (28.27%) SQL
2 44 (23.04%) Retail
3 43 (22.51%) Business Analysis
4 41 (21.47%) Microsoft
4 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (19.90%) Finance
6 31 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (15.71%) Project Management
8 27 (14.14%) ISEB
9 26 (13.61%) CRM
9 26 (13.61%) E-Commerce
10 25 (13.09%) Degree
10 25 (13.09%) MS Visio
11 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (12.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (11.52%) Line Management
14 21 (10.99%) Oracle
14 21 (10.99%) ITIL
15 20 (10.47%) Windows
15 20 (10.47%) SDLC
15 20 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (9.95%) Office 365
16 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Excel
17 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (9.42%) Marketing
17 18 (9.42%) Analytics
18 16 (8.38%) Mentoring
18 16 (8.38%) Incident Management
18 16 (8.38%) Change Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.09%) CMS
4 2 (1.05%) Apache
4 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (13.09%) MS Visio
2 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Adobe Campaign
1 4 (2.09%) SystmOne
2 3 (1.57%) Unica
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.05%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.52%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.95%) Office 365
3 15 (7.85%) SaaS
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.52%) G Suite
6 1 (0.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.14%) Network Security
2 4 (2.09%) Firewall
2 4 (2.09%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (2.09%) WAN
3 3 (1.57%) LAN
3 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) DHCP
4 2 (1.05%) DNS
4 2 (1.05%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) ATM
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.71%) MySQL
3 7 (3.66%) OLAP
4 6 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.14%) OLTP
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (2.62%) Power BI
6 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.05%) Big Data
7 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.05%) Impala
7 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (23.04%) Retail
2 38 (19.90%) Finance
3 18 (9.42%) Marketing
4 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.62%) Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Games
6 3 (1.57%) Legal
7 2 (1.05%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.05%) HTML
2 2 (1.05%) J2EE
2 2 (1.05%) jQuery
2 2 (1.05%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.52%) Mason
3 1 (0.52%) scikit-learn
3 1 (0.52%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.47%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (6.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.14%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.09%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.57%) EPoS
6 3 (1.57%) Fintech
7 2 (1.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.05%) NHS
7 2 (1.05%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.47%) Windows
2 9 (4.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.62%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.09%) Linux
5 4 (2.09%) Solaris
5 4 (2.09%) Unix
5 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.51%) Business Analysis
2 31 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.71%) Project Management
4 26 (13.61%) CRM
4 26 (13.61%) E-Commerce
5 24 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (11.52%) Line Management
6 22 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (10.99%) ITIL
8 20 (10.47%) SDLC
9 18 (9.42%) Analytics
9 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (8.38%) Change Management
10 16 (8.38%) Incident Management
10 16 (8.38%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.85%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.85%) ERP
11 15 (7.85%) Translating Business Requirements
12 14 (7.33%) Data Analysis
13 13 (6.81%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (28.27%) SQL
2 6 (3.14%) C#
2 6 (3.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.57%) Java
4 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.52%) R
5 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (14.14%) ISEB
2 25 (13.09%) Degree
3 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.57%) CISSP
5 2 (1.05%) MCSA
5 2 (1.05%) MCSE
6 1 (0.52%) ACCA
6 1 (0.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.19%) SLA
3 5 (2.62%) QA
4 4 (2.09%) GDPR
4 4 (2.09%) PMO
5 3 (1.57%) COBIT
5 3 (1.57%) GMP
6 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.52%) Oozie
2 1 (0.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (21.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.99%) Oracle
3 12 (6.28%) SAP
4 5 (2.62%) Splunk
4 5 (2.62%) VMware
5 3 (1.57%) Adobe
5 3 (1.57%) CA
5 3 (1.57%) Talend
6 2 (1.05%) Citrix
6 2 (1.05%) Ensighten
6 2 (1.05%) Epicor
6 2 (1.05%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.05%) Sage
7 1 (0.52%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.52%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.52%) Workday