Period
to 5 June 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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

Analyst
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 36 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 29 46 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.61% 6.85% 11.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 7.02% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 30
Median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +15.70% +0.83%
10th Percentile £21,600 £16,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £51,250 £42,625
UK median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 432 655 364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 97.47% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 214 446 267
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,150 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,625 £60,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
County Antrim +3 27 £30,000 -14.29% 3
County Tyrone - 2 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (13.79%) NIST
7 3 (10.34%) PMO
7 3 (10.34%) IT Audit
7 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (10.34%) Fintech
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) COM
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 2 (6.90%) Equities
2 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
2 4 (13.79%) Scrum
2 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) Analytics
3 3 (10.34%) Coaching
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
3 3 (10.34%) Fintech
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) IT Audit
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Computational Finance
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CFA
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) NIST
2 3 (10.34%) PMO
3 2 (6.90%) MiFID
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.90%) Charles River
3 2 (6.90%) Reuters
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau