The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 71 67 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 16 33 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.85% 3.08% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 3.16% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 42
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
851 1044 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.50% 97.48% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 757 964 774
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 4 £28,750 -
Maidstone -11 3 £50,000 +8.10%
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 36 (56.25%) Finance
3 31 (48.44%) Marketing
4 30 (46.88%) Direct Marketing
5 29 (45.31%) Translating Business Requirements
5 29 (45.31%) .NET
6 25 (39.06%) Oracle
7 24 (37.50%) C#
7 24 (37.50%) Data Management
8 19 (29.69%) ISEB
9 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (18.75%) AS400
11 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.75%) DB2
12 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) Change Management
13 6 (9.38%) ERP
13 6 (9.38%) Re-Platforming
13 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
14 5 (7.81%) SQL
14 5 (7.81%) Banking
15 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
15 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
15 4 (6.25%) C
15 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
15 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
15 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
16 3 (4.69%) PMBOK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 31 (48.44%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (45.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.75%) AS400
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 30 (46.88%) Direct Marketing
3 29 (45.31%) Translating Business Requirements
4 24 (37.50%) Data Management
5 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.94%) Change Management
7 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) ERP
8 6 (9.38%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Information Security
10 3 (4.69%) Process Management
10 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) C#
2 5 (7.81%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) PMBOK
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
Aylesford, Kent
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago