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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 68 57 101
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 41 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 3.97% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 4.07% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 9
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

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
805 1008 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.46% 97.58% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 898 975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -10 4 £28,750 -35.39%
Dartford - 2 £72,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 -
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) Logistics
4 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Banking
6 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) FMCG
6 6 (18.75%) Service Design
7 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) ERP
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) User Stories
9 3 (9.38%) User Experience
10 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) QA
10 2 (6.25%) Information Management
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.25%) SQL
10 2 (6.25%) SAP
10 2 (6.25%) CRM
10 2 (6.25%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
6 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.75%) FMCG
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Analysis
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) Logistics
3 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Service Design
5 5 (15.63%) Business Transformation
6 4 (12.50%) ERP
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
8 2 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (6.25%) Open Source
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Test Management
8 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
1 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
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