Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Business Analyst
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 39 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.87% 1.58% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 1.69% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +38.89% +26.76%
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.81% -36.67% +12.50%

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 374 296 163
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 93.38% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 242 235 132
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £61,250 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in County Antrim

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in County Antrim

Business 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 Business Analyst within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 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 -10 15 £35,000 -44.00%
Business Analyst
Northern Ireland

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 County Antrim region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) MS Visio
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (46.67%) Use Case
4 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Legal
4 7 (46.67%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (20.00%) FMCG
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development

Business 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:

Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Visio
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (46.67%) UML
1 7 (46.67%) Use Case
1 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GCP
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Prism