The table below looks at the statistics for Data 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 Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 23 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.05% - 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.35%
Data 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
94 177 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 94.95% 88.06% 69.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 113 82
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Data 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 Data Analysis within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 - 4 £37,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Data Analysis
UK

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 12 (80.00%) Customer Analytics
3 12 (80.00%) Visualisation
3 12 (80.00%) Social Media
3 12 (80.00%) Tableau
3 12 (80.00%) Operations Research
3 12 (80.00%) Marketing
3 12 (80.00%) QlikView
3 12 (80.00%) Retail
3 12 (80.00%) Economics
3 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
4 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (60.00%) VBA
4 9 (60.00%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) Data Extraction
5 8 (53.33%) Data Analytics
5 8 (53.33%) R
5 8 (53.33%) Demand Forecasting
5 8 (53.33%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 8 (53.33%) C++
5 8 (53.33%) Python
5 8 (53.33%) SAS
5 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (53.33%) MBA
5 8 (53.33%) CIMA
5 8 (53.33%) SPSS

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Marketing
2 12 (80.00%) Retail
3 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Report Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Database Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 12 (80.00%) Social Media
2 12 (80.00%) Economics
2 12 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (60.00%) Data Extraction
4 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
5 1 (6.67%) Informatics
5 1 (6.67%) Life Science
5 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Analytics
1 12 (80.00%) Customer Analytics
1 12 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 8 (53.33%) Data Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) VBA
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) R
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) MBA
2 8 (53.33%) CIMA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Tableau
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle