The table below looks at the statistics for the Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 15 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.17% 6.99% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 7.35% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £28,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business 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
45 136 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.83% 95.10% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 64 104
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Belfast

Business Analyst
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago