Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 47 74
Rank change year-on-year -32 +27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 13 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.29% 4.46% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 4.86% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 40
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £37,910 £34,450 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £70,000 £59,125
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 889 1,028 1,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.11% 91.62% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 738 834 1,324
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,925 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -15 8 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Shefford - 2 £57,500 -
Bedford -4 1 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Dunstable -11 1 £40,000 -
Business Analysis
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data
3 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
3 3 (23.08%) Impala
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell

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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) Impala
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Information Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (7.69%) Personalization
5 1 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Python
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
2 3 (23.08%) SAP