Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 34 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.33% 2.69% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 2.97% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £24,850 £37,375 £31,500
90th Percentile £44,250 £66,250 £43,500
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% +21.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Belfast
Permanent vacancies in Belfast with a recognized job title 347 269 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 90.57% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 205 97
Belfast median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Belfast

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Belfast

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Belfast

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) Legal
4 7 (58.33%) Use Case
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) FMCG
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 7 (58.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP