Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 76 52
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 40 53 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.04% 3.10% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.52% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 102
Kent median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,125 £32,400 £28,550
90th Percentile £63,125 £71,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 1130 1504 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.93% 88.11% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1334 1730
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells -5 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Maidstone +21 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Chatham -3 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (32.50%) Advertising
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.00%) Windows
7 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (17.50%) Power BI
8 7 (17.50%) Banking
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (17.50%) Retail Banking
8 7 (17.50%) QA
8 7 (17.50%) VBA
8 7 (17.50%) ERP
8 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
8 7 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Project Management
8 7 (17.50%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (15.00%) AS400
9 6 (15.00%) EDIFACT
9 6 (15.00%) Cognos

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:

Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (17.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) Power BI
4 6 (15.00%) MySQL
4 6 (15.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) OLTP
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Advertising
3 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Business Manager
4 7 (17.50%) Developer
5 6 (15.00%) AS400 Developer
5 6 (15.00%) RPG Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Business Information Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Business Information Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) EDI
1 6 (15.00%) EDIFACT
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) WPF
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) AS400
1 6 (15.00%) iSeries
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) EPoS
2 1 (2.50%) Fintech
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (17.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 7 (17.50%) ERP
5 7 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
6 6 (15.00%) High Availability
7 5 (12.50%) Workflow
8 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL
8 4 (10.00%) Line Management
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.50%) VBA
4 6 (15.00%) ActionScript
4 6 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) RPG
4 6 (15.00%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Cognos
2 6 (15.00%) IBM