Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 61 68
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 12 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.17% 3.46% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 3.92% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 64
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.37% -0.59%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,325 £30,725
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £58,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 911 1,122 1,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.53% 88.28% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 778 971 1,413
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £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 October 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 October 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
West Malling - 4 £37,500 -
Chatham -7 1 £33,500 -24.29%
Canterbury - 1 £55,000 -
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Prototyping
2 5 (41.67%) PMO
3 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) ERP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Prototyping
3 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) QA