The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 52 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 55 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.63% 2.87% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 3.47% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 19
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1015 1038 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.37% 82.64% 73.26%
Number of salaries quoted 878 909 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Kent

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Kent

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 10 £52,500 -
Folkestone -10 5 £33,500 -46.40%
Tunbridge Wells +13 4 £40,000 -8.57%
Tonbridge +9 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 46 (48.42%) Project Management
2 39 (41.05%) Finance
3 37 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (23.16%) Workflow
5 20 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
5 20 (21.05%) C#
5 20 (21.05%) .NET
6 17 (17.89%) HTML
6 17 (17.89%) PRINCE2
6 17 (17.89%) MVC
7 16 (16.84%) TDD
7 16 (16.84%) Use Case
7 16 (16.84%) CSS
8 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (14.74%) Degree
10 13 (13.68%) SQL
11 12 (12.63%) Oracle
12 11 (11.58%) Scrum
12 11 (11.58%) Web Development
13 10 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
13 10 (10.53%) UML
13 10 (10.53%) Product Management
14 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
15 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
15 8 (8.42%) System Testing
15 8 (8.42%) Requirements Engineering

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.11%) SAS
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) SPSS
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) DTS
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (41.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (56.84%) Analyst
2 50 (52.63%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.89%) Developer
3 17 (17.89%) Project Manager
4 14 (14.74%) Web Developer
5 13 (13.68%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Technical Business Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Manager
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (8.42%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 7 (7.37%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Head of Infrastructure
11 4 (4.21%) Head of IT
11 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (4.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) .NET
2 17 (17.89%) HTML
3 16 (16.84%) CSS
4 7 (7.37%) Classic ASP
5 3 (3.16%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) Economics
3 2 (2.11%) Statistics
3 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) Project Management
2 37 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.16%) Workflow
4 20 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (17.89%) MVC
5 17 (17.89%) PRINCE2
6 16 (16.84%) TDD
6 16 (16.84%) Use Case
7 11 (11.58%) Web Development
7 11 (11.58%) Scrum
8 10 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (10.53%) UML
8 10 (10.53%) Product Management
9 9 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.42%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.42%) System Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) C#
2 13 (13.68%) SQL
3 10 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) Java
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) ISEB
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.21%) MCP
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
3 4 (4.21%) MCSA
3 4 (4.21%) CCIE
3 4 (4.21%) CCNA
3 4 (4.21%) CCDP
3 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.21%) MCITP
4 3 (3.16%) IIBA
5 2 (2.11%) PMP
5 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) COBIT
2 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco
3 4 (4.21%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore