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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 57 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 13 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.02% 3.83% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 4.11% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 27
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £59,500 £52,500
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 575 755 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.56% 93.21% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 426 611 733
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,900 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 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 -2 11 £48,500 +14.94% 2
Bedford +3 1 £32,500 -25.71%
Business Analysis
East of England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (33.33%) Change Management
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) SOA
2 11 (30.56%) QA
3 9 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Retail
4 8 (22.22%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (19.44%) Kanban
5 7 (19.44%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) J2EE
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Business Transformation
7 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Presales
7 5 (13.89%) PMO
7 5 (13.89%) Business Process Modelling
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization

Business Analysis
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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 4 (11.11%) SAP PP
1 4 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 4 (11.11%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Analyst
2 20 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Business Manager
6 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) SAP MM Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Business Relationship Manager
7 3 (8.33%) IT Relationships Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Development Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (33.33%) Change Management
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) SOA
3 9 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
4 8 (22.22%) OO
5 7 (19.44%) Kanban
5 7 (19.44%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
7 5 (13.89%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) Business Transformation
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) Presales
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.11%) Logistics
8 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (11.11%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) ABAP
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.89%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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