The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 50 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 42 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.38% 4.30% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 4.47% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 48
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £36,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,138 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
905 1208 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.37% 96.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 814 975 959
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 - 6 £43,750 -
Chatham 0 4 £32,000 -55.86%
Rochester -6 3 £30,000 -16.66%
Folkestone +4 2 £35,000 -7.89%
Tonbridge -4 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Sittingbourne - 1 £34,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 34 (57.63%) Business Analysis
2 28 (47.46%) Finance
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 13 (22.03%) ISEB
6 12 (20.34%) Project Management
6 12 (20.34%) Degree
6 12 (20.34%) User Stories
7 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.95%) Migration
8 10 (16.95%) UML
8 10 (16.95%) Use Case
9 9 (15.25%) IIBA
9 9 (15.25%) Data Structures
10 7 (11.86%) Business Process Mapping
10 7 (11.86%) Banking
10 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.86%) Change Management
11 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.47%) Retail
12 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
12 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
12 5 (8.47%) QA
12 5 (8.47%) Validation
12 5 (8.47%) MS Office
13 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (6.78%) GIS
13 4 (6.78%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) SOAP
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) XSLT
2 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) RESTful
2 2 (3.39%) Entity Framework
2 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) GIS
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Business Analysis
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
3 12 (20.34%) User Stories
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (16.95%) Migration
5 10 (16.95%) UML
5 10 (16.95%) Use Case
6 7 (11.86%) Change Management
6 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.86%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (8.47%) Validation
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Product Management
8 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Analytics
9 3 (5.08%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.39%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) ISEB
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 9 (15.25%) IIBA
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.69%) Mapinfo
3 1 (1.69%) Remedy
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