Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 156 194 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.40% 17.26% 17.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.66% 17.75% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 139 158 273
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £21,850 £22,000 £23,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,850
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 996 1,093 1,519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.32% 97.24% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 829 889 1,337
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,898 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £70,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 -8 57 £35,785 -26.60% 4
Bedford +4 39 £36,250 +6.62% 8
Dunstable -7 15 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leighton Buzzard +2 11 £20,000 -61.90%
Shefford -5 1 £57,500 +109.01%
Biggleswade - 1 £30,000 -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (32.69%) SQL
2 45 (28.85%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
4 21 (13.46%) Windows
5 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (12.18%) SaaS
7 18 (11.54%) Firewall
7 18 (11.54%) Active Directory
8 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
9 15 (9.62%) Incident Management
9 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.62%) Security Operations
10 14 (8.97%) Waterfall
10 14 (8.97%) User Stories
10 14 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (8.97%) CRM
10 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
10 14 (8.97%) Finance
11 13 (8.33%) HTML
11 13 (8.33%) CSS
12 12 (7.69%) ITIL
12 12 (7.69%) Marketing
12 12 (7.69%) Time Management
13 11 (7.05%) Problem Management
13 11 (7.05%) JIRA
13 11 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (7.05%) C#
13 11 (7.05%) .NET

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 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.56%) SAS
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.64%) LiveLink
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.64%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.64%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) SaaS
2 8 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.13%) Office 365
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.54%) Firewall
2 9 (5.77%) VPN
3 8 (5.13%) FTP
3 8 (5.13%) IPsec
3 8 (5.13%) SSL
4 4 (2.56%) Internet
4 4 (2.56%) Skype
5 2 (1.28%) VoIP
5 2 (1.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.64%) DHCP
6 1 (0.64%) DNS
6 1 (0.64%) LAN
6 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) MySQL
3 10 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.49%) Big Data
4 7 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.56%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.56%) DB2
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.28%) Power BI
9 1 (0.64%) MS Access
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) JIRA
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 14 (8.97%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Marketing
3 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Legal
4 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.64%) Back Office
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.33%) CSS
1 13 (8.33%) HTML
2 11 (7.05%) .NET
3 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.85%) XML
5 5 (3.21%) Web Services
6 4 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.56%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.56%) jQuery
6 4 (2.56%) JSON
6 4 (2.56%) SOAP
6 4 (2.56%) Visualforce
6 4 (2.56%) WPF
7 2 (1.28%) REST
8 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.64%) HTML5
8 1 (0.64%) J2EE
8 1 (0.64%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) e-Learning
4 6 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.56%) EPoS
5 4 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.92%) User Experience
7 2 (1.28%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.28%) FMCG
7 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.28%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) Windows
2 10 (6.41%) Windows Server
3 9 (5.77%) Windows 10
3 9 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.92%) Linux
4 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (9.62%) Incident Management
3 15 (9.62%) Security Operations
4 14 (8.97%) CRM
4 14 (8.97%) User Stories
4 14 (8.97%) Waterfall
5 12 (7.69%) ITIL
5 12 (7.69%) Time Management
6 11 (7.05%) Information Security
6 11 (7.05%) Problem Management
7 10 (6.41%) Change Management
7 10 (6.41%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.41%) Release Management
8 9 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.77%) Data Modelling
8 9 (5.77%) SIEM
8 9 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.69%) SQL
2 14 (8.97%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.05%) C#
4 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 3 (1.92%) C
7 2 (1.28%) Java
7 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.64%) Java 8
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.64%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) CISSP
2 6 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.92%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.28%) MCP
5 1 (0.64%) CCSP
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) IIBA
5 1 (0.64%) MCSA
5 1 (0.64%) MCSE
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.56%) QA
3 3 (1.92%) GDPR
3 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.92%) SLA
4 2 (1.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.64%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.13%) Dell
2 8 (5.13%) LogLogic
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle
2 8 (5.13%) Qualys
2 8 (5.13%) Splunk
2 8 (5.13%) TIBCO
3 6 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.85%) SAP
4 5 (3.21%) Citrix
5 4 (2.56%) DataFlux
5 4 (2.56%) Talend
5 4 (2.56%) Trillium
6 3 (1.92%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.92%) VMware
7 2 (1.28%) HP
7 2 (1.28%) IBM
7 2 (1.28%) Mitel
7 2 (1.28%) Symantec
8 1 (0.64%) IFS