The median annual salary for a Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 6 9 1
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 97 131 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.04% 16.19% 24.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.65% 17.26% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69 109 201
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +6.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 620 759 1080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.12% 93.82% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 474 624 819
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 40 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Bedford +12 21 £30,000 - 3
Dunstable 0 5 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 58 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 54 (25.23%) SQL
3 45 (21.03%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (19.63%) ITIL
5 41 (19.16%) MS Excel
6 38 (17.76%) Finance
7 37 (17.29%) QA
8 33 (15.42%) .NET
9 32 (14.95%) Windows
10 31 (14.49%) Retail
11 30 (14.02%) Waterfall
12 24 (11.21%) Line Management
12 24 (11.21%) SQL Server
12 24 (11.21%) E-Commerce
13 23 (10.75%) Problem Management
14 22 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (9.81%) Business Analysis
16 20 (9.35%) Java
17 19 (8.88%) Change Management
18 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (7.94%) Analytics
20 16 (7.48%) Portfolio Management
20 16 (7.48%) MS Office
20 16 (7.48%) Data Modelling
21 15 (7.01%) ERP
21 15 (7.01%) UML
21 15 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.93%) IIS
2 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (19.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.48%) MS Office
3 5 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.40%) Data Workbench
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.14%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.67%) DHCP
3 9 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (4.21%) DNS
3 9 (4.21%) LAN
3 9 (4.21%) VoIP
3 9 (4.21%) WAN
3 9 (4.21%) Wireless
4 7 (3.27%) FTP
4 7 (3.27%) IPv4
4 7 (3.27%) VLAN
4 7 (3.27%) VPN
5 3 (1.40%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.93%) SMS
7 1 (0.47%) ATM
7 1 (0.47%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.47%) ISDN
7 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.27%) Power BI
4 7 (3.27%) QlikView
4 7 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.87%) MS Access
8 3 (1.40%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.93%) Big Data
9 2 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.93%) Sisense
9 2 (0.93%) Spatial Data
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Selenium
2 3 (1.40%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.93%) Firebug
4 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (17.76%) Finance
2 31 (14.49%) Retail
3 11 (5.14%) Back Office
4 6 (2.80%) Marketing
5 5 (2.34%) Legal
5 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.87%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.42%) .NET
2 7 (3.27%) Web Services
3 5 (2.34%) J2EE
3 5 (2.34%) jQuery
4 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.87%) HTML
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.93%) XML
7 1 (0.47%) CSS
7 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.47%) Java EE
7 1 (0.47%) JSF
7 1 (0.47%) JSP
7 1 (0.47%) Spring
7 1 (0.47%) Struts
7 1 (0.47%) XSL
7 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.74%) User Experience
4 8 (3.74%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.87%) Clustering
6 3 (1.40%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Fintech
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.95%) Windows
2 11 (5.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.27%) Unix
4 6 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.40%) Linux
7 3 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.63%) ITIL
3 30 (14.02%) Waterfall
4 24 (11.21%) E-Commerce
4 24 (11.21%) Line Management
5 23 (10.75%) Problem Management
6 22 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (9.81%) Business Analysis
8 19 (8.88%) Change Management
9 17 (7.94%) Analytics
9 17 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (7.48%) Data Modelling
10 16 (7.48%) Portfolio Management
11 15 (7.01%) ERP
11 15 (7.01%) UML
12 14 (6.54%) Kanban
13 13 (6.07%) ETL
13 13 (6.07%) Project Management
14 12 (5.61%) Workflow
15 11 (5.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.23%) SQL
2 20 (9.35%) Java
3 13 (6.07%) T-SQL
4 9 (4.21%) C#
5 8 (3.74%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.27%) VBA
7 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (6.54%) Degree
2 12 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (5.61%) ISEB
3 9 (4.21%) CCNP
3 9 (4.21%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.74%) CCIE
5 5 (2.34%) MCSA
5 5 (2.34%) MCSE
5 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.87%) CCNA
7 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.29%) QA
2 13 (6.07%) SLA
3 7 (3.27%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (1.87%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.47%) Oozie
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.07%) Oracle
3 12 (5.61%) Cisco
4 8 (3.74%) SAP
5 7 (3.27%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.80%) Adobe
6 6 (2.80%) Citrix
7 5 (2.34%) BMC
7 5 (2.34%) Remedy
8 3 (1.40%) Google
8 3 (1.40%) Tableau
8 3 (1.40%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.40%) webMethods
9 2 (0.93%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.93%) HP
9 2 (0.93%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.93%) Meridio
9 2 (0.93%) Sun
9 2 (0.93%) VMware
10 1 (0.47%) Mitel
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + share option scheme + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago