The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 17 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.89% 9.09% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 10.29% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
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
72 136 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.74% 88.31% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 74 83
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Belfast

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) ERP
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
3 6 (42.86%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Workday HCM
4 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (35.71%) Physics
4 5 (35.71%) Chemistry
4 5 (35.71%) Psychology
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Economics
4 5 (35.71%) Statistics
4 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
4 5 (35.71%) SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) GIS
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) CSS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Graduate
2 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) GIS
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Economics
2 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 5 (35.71%) Chemistry
2 5 (35.71%) Psychology
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) ERP
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Operations Research
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) Google