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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 64 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 31 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.88% 2.74% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.79% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 36
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,525
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
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
784 1112 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.25% 98.41% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 683 993 1018
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,000
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 0 7 £28,500 -25.97%
Dartford - 2 £72,500 -
Folkestone - 2 £45,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 27 (52.94%) Business Analysis
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.49%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
6 12 (23.53%) Project Management
7 11 (21.57%) Marketing
7 11 (21.57%) Direct Marketing
8 10 (19.61%) Data Management
8 10 (19.61%) Oracle
8 10 (19.61%) C#
9 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
10 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
10 8 (15.69%) Process Improvement
11 7 (13.73%) Logistics
11 7 (13.73%) ISEB
12 6 (11.76%) ERP
12 6 (11.76%) Web Services
12 6 (11.76%) Banking
12 6 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (11.76%) Service Design
13 5 (9.80%) FMCG
13 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
13 5 (9.80%) Change Management
14 4 (7.84%) AS400
14 4 (7.84%) ITIL
14 4 (7.84%) SQL
14 4 (7.84%) DB2

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 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Marketing
3 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
4 6 (11.76%) Banking
5 3 (5.88%) Retail
6 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) FMCG
3 4 (7.84%) AS400
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Fintech
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Business Analysis
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.49%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (23.53%) Project Management
6 11 (21.57%) Direct Marketing
7 10 (19.61%) Data Management
8 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 8 (15.69%) Process Improvement
10 7 (13.73%) Logistics
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (11.76%) ERP
11 6 (11.76%) Service Design
12 5 (9.80%) Change Management
12 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.84%) Business Transformation
13 4 (7.84%) ITIL
13 4 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (7.84%) User Stories
13 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) C#
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) PMBOK
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
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