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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 63 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 45 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.87% 2.27% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 2.76% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 24
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £38,534
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,000 £53,000
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
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 - 7 £52,500 -
Folkestone -10 5 £33,500 -31.28%
Tunbridge Wells +4 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Tonbridge +6 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (50.55%) Project Management
2 37 (40.66%) Finance
3 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (23.08%) C#
4 21 (23.08%) .NET
5 20 (21.98%) Workflow
6 18 (19.78%) MVC
6 18 (19.78%) Systems Analysis
6 18 (19.78%) HTML
7 17 (18.68%) CSS
7 17 (18.68%) TDD
8 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
9 14 (15.38%) Use Case
10 12 (13.19%) Scrum
10 12 (13.19%) Degree
10 12 (13.19%) SQL
10 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (12.09%) Oracle
12 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.89%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (9.89%) UML
14 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.79%) Web Development
14 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
14 8 (8.79%) System Testing
14 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
15 7 (7.69%) Classic ASP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.20%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) DTS
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (40.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Analyst
2 47 (51.65%) Business Analyst
3 16 (17.58%) Project Manager
4 15 (16.48%) Developer
5 14 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 13 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (10.99%) C# Web Developer
7 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.89%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (9.89%) Senior Manager
8 9 (9.89%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 7 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Lead Business Analyst
12 4 (4.40%) Head of Infrastructure
12 4 (4.40%) Head of IT
12 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
12 4 (4.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) HTML
3 17 (18.68%) CSS
4 7 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 3 (3.30%) Spring
6 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.10%) jQuery
7 1 (1.10%) RESTful
7 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.10%) SOAP
7 1 (1.10%) Web Services
7 1 (1.10%) XML
7 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Economics
3 2 (2.20%) Statistics
3 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.55%) Project Management
2 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.98%) Workflow
4 18 (19.78%) Systems Analysis
4 18 (19.78%) MVC
5 17 (18.68%) TDD
6 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2
7 14 (15.38%) Use Case
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
9 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (9.89%) UML
11 9 (9.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
12 8 (8.79%) System Testing
12 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.79%) Web Development
13 7 (7.69%) Change Management
13 7 (7.69%) Product Management
14 6 (6.59%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) C#
2 12 (13.19%) SQL
3 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.20%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.10%) C
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) ISEB
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) MCP
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 4 (4.40%) MCSA
3 4 (4.40%) CCIE
3 4 (4.40%) CCNA
3 4 (4.40%) CCDP
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.40%) MCITP
4 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.30%) IIBA
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PMP
5 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) COBIT
2 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco
3 4 (4.40%) VMware
4 2 (2.20%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore