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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 39 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 39 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.84% 3.58% 5.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 3.70% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 44
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.00%
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
953 1054 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.05% 96.79% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 843 934 965
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Maidstone - 13 £45,000 -
Folkestone +9 4 £36,000 +5.88%
Chatham -13 3 £44,000 +62.96%
West Malling - 3 £24,500 -
Dover 0 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 47 (54.02%) Business Analysis
3 32 (36.78%) Marketing
4 31 (35.63%) Translating Business Requirements
5 30 (34.48%) Direct Marketing
5 30 (34.48%) .NET
6 27 (31.03%) Oracle
7 26 (29.89%) Data Management
8 24 (27.59%) C#
9 22 (25.29%) ISEB
9 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (16.09%) DB2
13 13 (14.94%) Project Management
14 12 (13.79%) AS400
15 11 (12.64%) Scrum
16 9 (10.34%) Change Management
16 9 (10.34%) SQL
17 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
17 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
18 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
19 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
19 6 (6.90%) UML
19 6 (6.90%) ERP
19 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
19 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
19 6 (6.90%) Re-Platforming
20 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
20 5 (5.75%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.15%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.45%) MS Office
4 2 (2.30%) MS Project
5 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) DB2
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 32 (36.78%) Marketing
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.45%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.79%) AS400
3 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Business Analysis
2 31 (35.63%) Translating Business Requirements
3 30 (34.48%) Direct Marketing
4 26 (29.89%) Data Management
5 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (14.94%) Project Management
8 11 (12.64%) Scrum
9 9 (10.34%) Change Management
10 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.90%) ERP
12 6 (6.90%) Re-Platforming
12 6 (6.90%) UML
13 5 (5.75%) Migration
13 5 (5.75%) User Stories
13 5 (5.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) C#
2 9 (10.34%) SQL
3 4 (4.60%) C
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) ISEB
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Nintex
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
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