The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 17 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.11% 1.34% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 1.87% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Analytics
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 107 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 75.34% 71.81% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 77
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Analytics
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Belfast

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics.

1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid7
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Analytics also 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 that cited Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) ATG
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Rapid7