Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 69 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 +24 -52
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 52 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.72% 3.20% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 3.45% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 50
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 977 1509 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.66% 92.92% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1321 1571
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Bedfordshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 +14 22 £52,500 -
Dunstable -3 17 £40,750 +45.54%
Bedford +5 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 27 (51.92%) Project Management
1 27 (51.92%) ISEB
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Finance
3 20 (38.46%) SDLC
4 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
6 16 (30.77%) SQL
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (28.85%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (23.08%) Retail
9 11 (21.15%) Marketing
10 10 (19.23%) Use Case
10 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (17.31%) UML
11 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
11 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
12 8 (15.38%) DSDM
12 8 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (15.38%) Prototyping
12 8 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
13 7 (13.46%) Business Process Analysis
13 7 (13.46%) Change Management
14 6 (11.54%) Scrum
14 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
14 6 (11.54%) SAP
14 6 (11.54%) .NET
14 6 (11.54%) Degree
15 5 (9.62%) Banking

Business Analysis
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 4 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (5.77%) Unica
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Retail
3 11 (21.15%) Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (82.69%) Analyst
2 38 (73.08%) Business Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Business Relationship Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Relationships Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Relationships Manager
6 3 (5.77%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Business Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Project Management
2 20 (38.46%) SDLC
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Translating Business Requirements
5 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.23%) Use Case
6 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
6 9 (17.31%) UML
6 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
7 8 (15.38%) DSDM
7 8 (15.38%) Prototyping
8 7 (13.46%) Business Process Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Change Management
9 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
10 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) ISEB
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PMO
2 3 (5.77%) GMP
3 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) CA
4 1 (1.92%) Epicor
4 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Sage