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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
South East / Kent
Rank 63 55 68
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 23 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.90% 4.59% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 5.07% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 32
Median salary £43,000 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.55% -7.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 704 1025 790
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.66% 90.55% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 575 884 704
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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 -1 6 £44,000 -1.12%
Tunbridge Wells +19 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Dartford - 2 £70,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £60,000 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) Retail
4 10 (22.22%) Logistics
4 10 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 10 (22.22%) Banking
5 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) FMCG
6 8 (17.78%) Business Transformation
6 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
6 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
6 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (13.33%) SQL
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) QA
9 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.11%) Analytics
10 4 (8.89%) User Stories
10 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Release Management
10 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering

Business Analysis
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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
2 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Infor LN
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Retail
3 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.67%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Analyst
2 31 (68.89%) Business Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 9 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 9 (20.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Project Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Business Project Manager
6 7 (15.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Release Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (6.67%) Change Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Business Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) ERP Manager
9 2 (4.44%) ERP Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Head of Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.44%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) EDI
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.22%) LINQ
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) FMCG
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.22%) PMI
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Logistics
2 9 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Business Transformation
3 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
4 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) ERP
6 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Release Management
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) User Stories
7 3 (6.67%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) R
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Infor
2 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.22%) Tableau