Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 57 59
Rank change year-on-year -39 +2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 15 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.28% 4.60% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 5.35% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 62 82
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £33,438 £31,325 £33,000
90th Percentile £64,875 £63,625 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 997 1,234 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.21% 85.99% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,043 1,647
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Kent.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Kent over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Kent

Business Analysis
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 Analysis within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +8 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Tunbridge Wells +8 3 £35,000 +7.69%
West Malling - 3 £37,500 -
Chatham 0 2 £65,000 +51.16%
Canterbury - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 5 (33.33%) Workflow
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) PMO
3 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics

Business Analysis
Co-occurring 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) BPCS
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Project Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Solutions Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Use Case
1 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Epicor
2 2 (13.33%) IFS
2 2 (13.33%) Infor
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Sage
2 2 (13.33%) SAP