The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 24 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.59% - 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £38,250
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £40,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 126 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 86.71% 76.83% 65.25%
Number of salaries quoted 69 86 114
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 - 8 £37,500 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Workday HCM
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) GIS
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Product Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Economics
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
3 2 (22.22%) Psychology
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Operations Research
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) ATG
3 1 (11.11%) Google