The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 17 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.69% 12.98% 10.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 13.50% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 11
Average salary - £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 200 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.61% 96.15% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 106 107
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £18,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +5 1 - - 2
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region that cited 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware