The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 34 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.91% 5.99% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 8.26% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 12
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +42.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Intelligence
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
166 121 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.58% 72.46% 61.24%
Number of salaries quoted 89 86 81
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £27,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £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 Northern Ireland

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Business Intelligence
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 Intelligence within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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 6 £42,500 -17.47%
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) GIS
4 5 (41.67%) ESRI
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) Silverlight
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) BC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) Cognos

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) FileNet
2 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos Support
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Silverlight
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) GIS
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 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 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Data Security
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Tcl
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) Jython
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) BC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) 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 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) ESRI
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware