The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 21 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.17% 13.79% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 14.39% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 3
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £36,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104 139 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.41% 95.86% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 116 140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Belfast region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Java
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Degree
4 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) CSS
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 9 (34.62%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
5 9 (34.62%) Intranet
5 9 (34.62%) Internet
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 9 (34.62%) Silverlight
5 9 (34.62%) Use Case
5 9 (34.62%) SaaS
5 9 (34.62%) User Experience
5 9 (34.62%) User Stories
6 8 (30.77%) DNS
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Apache
9 4 (15.38%) DHCP
9 4 (15.38%) HTTP
9 4 (15.38%) CommVault

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) FileNet
2 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Intranet
1 9 (34.62%) Internet
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
3 9 (34.62%) User Experience
4 4 (15.38%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.85%) Spread Betting
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Business Analysis
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) Use Case
3 9 (34.62%) User Stories
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Data Security
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) Jython
4 3 (11.54%) Tcl
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 4 (15.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) CommVault
2 4 (15.38%) Veritas
2 4 (15.38%) Sophos
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago