The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 13 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.94% 12.50% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 13.51% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Business Analyst
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 82.35% 92.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,200 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,435 £75,000 £61,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Folkestone

Business Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion