The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 22 33
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.63% 5.88% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 6.61% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 141 121 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 92.76% 88.97% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 102 58
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Belfast

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Belfast

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Belfast over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Team
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Automotive
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Java Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft