Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 62 70
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 22 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.22% 3.79% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 4.10% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 61
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £58,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -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 856 1,219 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.29% 92.28% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 718 897 1,378
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -13 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Shefford - 4 £57,500 -
Bedford +3 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Dunstable +3 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Big Data
2 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
4 7 (31.82%) Apache Hive
4 7 (31.82%) Cloudera
4 7 (31.82%) Impala
4 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
4 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) SAP
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Transformation
6 4 (18.18%) Line Management
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (18.18%) Data Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis

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 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Big Data
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Hive
2 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 7 (31.82%) Impala
3 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Big Data Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Data Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Information Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Business Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Data Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Data Transformation
5 4 (18.18%) Line Management
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Product Management
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
8 1 (4.55%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Python
1 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Cloudera
3 5 (22.73%) SAP