The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 46 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.25% 4.84% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 4.93% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 48
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 648 933 1058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.33% 98.21% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 560 823 943
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst 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 in Kent.

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Kent

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Kent over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst 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 24 June 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 +5 6 £36,500 -20.65%
Tonbridge - 4 £62,500 - 1
Maidstone -7 1 - -
Folkestone -15 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £27,500 -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 34 (65.38%) Business Analysis
2 33 (63.46%) Finance
3 25 (48.08%) Retail
4 24 (46.15%) Banking
5 23 (44.23%) Retail Banking
6 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
8 14 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (21.15%) QA
11 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Excel
11 11 (21.15%) Process Improvement
12 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
12 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (9.62%) FMCG
13 5 (9.62%) Scrum
13 5 (9.62%) Project Management
13 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (9.62%) Business Transformation
14 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
14 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
14 4 (7.69%) Logistics
14 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
15 3 (5.77%) Kanban
15 3 (5.77%) Workflow
15 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Visio
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
1 2 (3.85%) SAP PM
1 2 (3.85%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 25 (48.08%) Retail
3 24 (46.15%) Banking
4 23 (44.23%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) FMCG
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.92%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Business Analysis
2 14 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.15%) Process Improvement
6 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.62%) Business Transformation
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 4 (7.69%) Logistics
9 3 (5.77%) Kanban
9 3 (5.77%) Workflow
10 2 (3.85%) Change Management
10 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C#
1 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
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