Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Business Analyst
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 100 130
Rank change year-on-year +20 +30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 15 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.36% 1.25% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 8
Bedfordshire median annual salary £41,500 £53,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.79% +138.89% -35.71%
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £67,125 £43,250
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1070 1538 1915
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 95.77% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 893 1347 1703
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in Bedfordshire

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in Bedfordshire

IT Business Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Dunstable - 12 £41,500 -
Luton +12 3 £41,500 -33.60%
IT Business Analyst
East of England

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) ISEB
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (66.67%) SDLC
4 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) DSDM
7 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
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 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis
2 12 (80.00%) Project Management
3 10 (66.67%) SDLC
3 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) DSDM
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (6.67%) Traceability Matrix
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP