The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 80 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 32 60 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.52% 5.01% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 6.75% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 22
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +31.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £63,000 £46,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 889 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.10% 74.21% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 491
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 6 £72,500 -
Folkestone -4 4 £52,500 +50.00%
West Malling - 3 £47,500 -
Maidstone -30 2 - -
Rochester - 1 £36,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £100,000 -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) Degree
3 13 (25.00%) UML
4 12 (23.08%) Project Management
4 12 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (21.15%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) ISEB
7 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
7 9 (17.31%) Oracle
7 9 (17.31%) Use Case
8 8 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) HTML
9 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
9 7 (13.46%) CSS
9 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.54%) C#
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.62%) .NET
11 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.62%) Windows
12 4 (7.69%) Flash
12 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
12 4 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
12 4 (7.69%) Ajax

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
2 8 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.85%) MS Project
5 1 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (5.77%) DTS
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Business Analyst
1 38 (73.08%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Lead Business Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Programme Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) CSS
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) Flash
3 4 (7.69%) Ajax
4 3 (5.77%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) PMI
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) UML
2 12 (23.08%) Project Management
2 12 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (17.31%) Use Case
4 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (13.46%) Change Management
5 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) TDD
7 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.77%) System Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) ISEB
3 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com