The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 21 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.76% - 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.85%
Data 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
81 134 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.43% 88.16% 72.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 75 83
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Belfast

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Data 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 Data Analysis.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Economics
2 12 (85.71%) Operations Research
2 12 (85.71%) Marketing
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) QlikView
2 12 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 12 (85.71%) Social Media
2 12 (85.71%) Tableau
2 12 (85.71%) Analytics
2 12 (85.71%) Customer Analytics
2 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 12 (85.71%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) C++
4 8 (57.14%) VBA
4 8 (57.14%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) SPSS
4 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (57.14%) CIMA
4 8 (57.14%) SAS
4 8 (57.14%) MBA
4 8 (57.14%) R
4 8 (57.14%) Demand Forecasting
4 8 (57.14%) Data Analytics
4 8 (57.14%) Data Extraction
4 8 (57.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Data 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) QlikView
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 12 (85.71%) Marketing
3 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Data Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Economics
1 12 (85.71%) Visualisation
1 12 (85.71%) Social Media
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (57.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Operations Research
1 12 (85.71%) Analytics
1 12 (85.71%) Customer Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) VBA
3 8 (57.14%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) CIMA
2 8 (57.14%) MBA
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Tableau
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle