Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 75 79
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 32 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.57% 2.83% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 3.07% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 49
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,800 £35,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 799 1,337 1,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.07% 92.21% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1,162 1,455
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Dunstable 0 11 £40,750 +45.54%
Luton +15 9 £41,500 -20.95% 2
Bedford +14 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) SDLC
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 13 (40.63%) ISEB
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) MS Visio
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (31.25%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
10 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.50%) C#
11 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.38%) OO
13 2 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
13 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analysis
13 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (6.25%) Wireframes
13 2 (6.25%) Line Management
13 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 2 (6.25%) jQuery
13 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (6.25%) System Testing

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:

Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) QlikView
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Analyst
2 18 (56.25%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business IT Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Relationship Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Relationships Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Relationships Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Relationships Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) SDLC
3 10 (31.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
7 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
7 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.25%) Change Management
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL
10 2 (6.25%) Kanban
10 2 (6.25%) SOA
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.25%) System Testing
10 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau