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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 42 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 61 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.43% 3.00% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 3.10% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 30
Average salary £43,750 £47,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.91% +17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,750 £47,750
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
1099 1031 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.86% 96.81% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 948 880 687
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 23 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 23 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 +10 7 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Folkestone - 6 £31,750 - 1
Stansted -10 4 £30,500 -
Maidstone -12 2 £41,500 -4.59% 1
Sevenoaks - 1 - -
Gravesend - 1 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £36,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 51 (46.36%) Business Analysis
2 39 (35.45%) Finance
3 27 (24.55%) Use Case
4 22 (20.00%) Degree
4 22 (20.00%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) UML
5 19 (17.27%) Project Management
5 19 (17.27%) Workflow
6 17 (15.45%) Oracle
7 16 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (11.82%) ISEB
9 11 (10.00%) Product Management
9 11 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 10 (9.09%) Web Development
10 10 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (8.18%) Validation
11 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
12 8 (7.27%) .NET
12 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.27%) XML
12 8 (7.27%) ITIL
12 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (7.27%) Requirements Engineering
12 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Web Design
13 7 (6.36%) Windows
13 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
13 7 (6.36%) Change Management
13 7 (6.36%) Microsoft

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.82%) MS Office
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
5 1 (0.91%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.91%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.91%) DTS
2 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
2 3 (2.73%) Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Law
3 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
1 8 (7.27%) XML
2 6 (5.45%) Web Services
3 4 (3.64%) EDI
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) SOAP
4 3 (2.73%) XML Messaging
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%) AS400
2 1 (0.91%) PMI
2 1 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.91%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.36%) Business Analysis
2 27 (24.55%) Use Case
3 22 (20.00%) UML
4 19 (17.27%) Project Management
4 19 (17.27%) Workflow
5 16 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.00%) Product Management
7 10 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (9.09%) Web Development
8 9 (8.18%) Validation
9 8 (7.27%) ITIL
9 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.27%) Requirements Engineering
10 7 (6.36%) Web Design
10 7 (6.36%) Change Management
11 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.45%) ERP
11 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.73%) Java
4 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.91%) PHP
4 1 (0.91%) RPG
4 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.91%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.91%) RPG IV
4 1 (0.91%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (11.82%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) CITP
3 3 (2.73%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) FATCA
2 1 (0.91%) EMIR
2 1 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) MiFID
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) Cognos
3 4 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) Orchard
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) Casewise
5 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
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