Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Analyst
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 40 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 10.18% 7.59% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.55% 8.10% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 4
County Antrim median annual salary £32,500 £27,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% -25.52% +22.88%
10th Percentile £22,850 £26,275 £15,750
90th Percentile £43,500 £49,625 £66,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,000 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -25.33% +9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. 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
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies in County Antrim with a recognized job title 379 284 168
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 93.73% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 247 224 133
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,875 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.95% +6.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in County Antrim

Analyst
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Analyst in County Antrim

Analyst
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in County Antrim over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in County Antrim

Analyst
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -5 38 £35,000 +29.63% 1
Newtownabbey - 2 £15,500 -
Analyst
Northern Ireland

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 County Antrim region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (40.00%) Legal
3 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) QA
7 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Project Management
8 8 (20.00%) SAP
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle
8 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
9 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
9 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.50%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 16 (40.00%) Legal
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.00%) FMCG
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
4 7 (17.50%) System Testing
4 7 (17.50%) UML
4 7 (17.50%) Use Case
4 7 (17.50%) Validation
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) VBA
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.50%) HND
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.50%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.50%) Epicor
3 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) IFS
3 1 (2.50%) Infor
3 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (2.50%) Reuters