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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 57 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 44 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.10% 4.09% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 4.25% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 36
Median salary £41,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £47,238 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1055 942 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.22% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 917 850 975
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -2 7 £45,000 +40.62%
West Malling - 6 £52,500 - 1
Folkestone 0 5 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Maidstone - 2 £43,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (48.19%) Finance
2 36 (43.37%) Business Analysis
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) Scrum
5 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.66%) Project Management
6 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
7 12 (14.46%) ISEB
7 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
7 12 (14.46%) Marketing
8 11 (13.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (13.25%) Banking
8 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
9 9 (10.84%) UML
9 9 (10.84%) .NET
9 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.64%) Migration
10 8 (9.64%) Oracle
10 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.64%) People Management
10 8 (9.64%) Direct Marketing
10 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (8.43%) User Stories
11 7 (8.43%) SQL
11 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
11 7 (8.43%) Data Management
12 6 (7.23%) QA
12 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint

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 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.02%) SAS
3 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.61%) CMS
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
2 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.02%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) DB2
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.41%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.41%) ERwin
General
1 40 (48.19%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Marketing
3 11 (13.25%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) MDX
2 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.61%) AS400
4 2 (2.41%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Business Analysis
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.28%) Scrum
4 13 (15.66%) Project Management
4 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.25%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
6 9 (10.84%) UML
7 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.64%) Direct Marketing
7 8 (9.64%) Migration
7 8 (9.64%) People Management
8 7 (8.43%) Data Management
8 7 (8.43%) User Stories
9 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.02%) SDLC
9 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.82%) BPMN
10 4 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 5 (6.02%) C#
3 2 (2.41%) COBOL
3 2 (2.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.20%) C
4 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) ISEB
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) Nintex
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago