The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 30 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 7 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.96% 5.37% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 7.34% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +47.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Intelligence
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
108 109 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 76.60% 73.15% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 83 72
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Belfast

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence.

1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Cognos
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) HTTP
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Tcl
4 4 (33.33%) GIS
4 4 (33.33%) ESRI
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) Data Security
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) FileNet
1 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos Support
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Data Security
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Tcl
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (33.33%) Jython
3 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos
2 4 (33.33%) ESRI
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec