The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 41 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.78% 3.49% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 3.59% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 31
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1032 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.65% 97.27% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 928 885 689
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 7 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Folkestone - 6 £31,750 - 1
Stansted - 4 £30,500 -
Maidstone -13 1 £51,500 +18.39% 1
Chatham - 1 £36,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 48 (43.64%) Business Analysis
2 40 (36.36%) Finance
3 27 (24.55%) Use Case
4 21 (19.09%) UML
5 20 (18.18%) SQL
5 20 (18.18%) Degree
6 19 (17.27%) Workflow
6 19 (17.27%) Project Management
7 17 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.55%) Oracle
9 12 (10.91%) ISEB
10 11 (10.00%) Product Management
10 11 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 11 (10.00%) Web Development
11 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
12 9 (8.18%) ITIL
13 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (7.27%) Validation
13 8 (7.27%) XML
13 8 (7.27%) .NET
13 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
14 7 (6.36%) Change Management
14 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
14 7 (6.36%) Windows
14 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
14 7 (6.36%) Risk Management
14 7 (6.36%) Web Design
14 7 (6.36%) Requirements Engineering

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.91%) Casewise Modeler
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.91%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.91%) DTS
2 1 (0.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Banking
2 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Law
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
3 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) XML
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
2 6 (5.45%) Web Services
3 4 (3.64%) EDI
4 3 (2.73%) XML Messaging
4 3 (2.73%) SOAP
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.82%) XSLT
6 1 (0.91%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.91%) HTML
6 1 (0.91%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.91%) Social Media
2 1 (0.91%) AS400
2 1 (0.91%) NHS
2 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.91%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) Business Analysis
2 27 (24.55%) Use Case
3 21 (19.09%) UML
4 19 (17.27%) Workflow
4 19 (17.27%) Project Management
5 17 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.00%) Product Management
6 11 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 11 (10.00%) Web Development
7 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.18%) ITIL
9 8 (7.27%) Validation
10 7 (6.36%) Change Management
10 7 (6.36%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.36%) Web Design
10 7 (6.36%) Requirements Engineering
11 6 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.73%) Java
4 1 (0.91%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.91%) PHP
4 1 (0.91%) C#
4 1 (0.91%) RPG
4 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.91%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Degree
2 12 (10.91%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) CITP
3 3 (2.73%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) MiFID
1 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.91%) EMIR
1 1 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.91%) FATCA
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) IBM
3 4 (3.64%) Cognos
4 2 (1.82%) Orchard
5 1 (0.91%) Casewise
5 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Please state - Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
I3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago