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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 58 47 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 37 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.75% 5.04% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 5.20% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 19
Median salary £43,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £28,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £49,000 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -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
971 981 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.48% 97.03% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 854 888 991
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 £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 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 29 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 0 7 £46,000 +46.03%
Maidstone - 6 £45,000 -
Folkestone +2 5 £36,000 +2.85% 1
West Malling - 3 £24,500 -
Dover - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 47 (52.81%) Business Analysis
2 45 (50.56%) Finance
3 21 (23.60%) Marketing
4 19 (21.35%) Direct Marketing
5 18 (20.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.22%) .NET
6 17 (19.10%) Oracle
6 17 (19.10%) ISEB
7 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (17.98%) Data Management
8 15 (16.85%) Scrum
9 14 (15.73%) C#
9 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (14.61%) Project Management
10 13 (14.61%) MS Visio
11 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.24%) DB2
12 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.99%) AS400
13 8 (8.99%) Migration
13 8 (8.99%) Banking
13 8 (8.99%) UML
14 7 (7.87%) SQL
14 7 (7.87%) User Stories
14 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
15 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (6.74%) QA
15 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
15 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) SAS
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.12%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Visio
2 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.49%) MS Office
5 2 (2.25%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) DB2
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (50.56%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Marketing
3 8 (8.99%) Banking
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Advertising
6 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) AS400
3 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) Business Analysis
2 19 (21.35%) Direct Marketing
3 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 16 (17.98%) Data Management
4 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (16.85%) Scrum
6 13 (14.61%) Project Management
7 8 (8.99%) Migration
7 8 (8.99%) UML
8 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.87%) User Stories
9 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.62%) Change Management
10 5 (5.62%) People Management
10 5 (5.62%) Re-Platforming
10 5 (5.62%) SDLC
11 4 (4.49%) Analytics
11 4 (4.49%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) C#
2 7 (7.87%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) C
4 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) ISEB
2 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Nintex
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Car and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Stansted Airport
Salary: DOE + 25 days holiday(rising to 27 after 2 years services); 5% pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Queenborough, Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago