Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 21 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 52 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 12.44% 8.99% 7.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.51% 19.52% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +27.12% -21.33%
10th Percentile £15,800 £30,650 £23,525
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 210 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 45.22% 46.05% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 130 153 91
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £20,450 £21,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
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 Analytical Skills within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
County Antrim +9 51 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 14 (26.92%) Java
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
1 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
1 14 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (25.00%) C#
3 12 (23.08%) .NET
3 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.08%) Degree
3 12 (23.08%) Finance
4 8 (15.38%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) SOA
5 7 (13.46%) Citrix
5 7 (13.46%) Windows
5 7 (13.46%) OO
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle
5 7 (13.46%) C++
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
6 6 (11.54%) ERP
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
7 5 (9.62%) Dell
7 5 (9.62%) DNS
7 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003

Analytical Skills
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) DHCP
1 5 (9.62%) DNS
1 5 (9.62%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) Blockchain
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Power BI
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Graduate
5 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (9.62%) ERP Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) ERP Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Applications Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
2 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.62%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) Spring Batch
4 4 (7.69%) WPF
4 4 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) JSON
5 3 (5.77%) Velocity
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) HTML5
6 1 (1.92%) Java EE
6 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.77%) Contactless
4 3 (5.77%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.85%) CESG
5 2 (3.85%) Cyberattack
5 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.85%) Derivative
5 2 (3.85%) Equities
5 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 2 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Data Analysis
1 14 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) SOA
4 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
4 7 (13.46%) MVC
4 7 (13.46%) OO
5 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.54%) ERP
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Analytical Thinking
6 5 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.62%) Logistics
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) SDLC
6 5 (9.62%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) Java
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) C++
4 4 (7.69%) Python
4 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.77%) C
5 3 (5.77%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) GPG13
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) GAAP
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.62%) vSphere
1 5 (9.62%) XenApp
1 5 (9.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCOM
1 5 (9.62%) ThinApp
1 5 (9.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Citrix
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Dell
3 5 (9.62%) Ivanti
3 5 (9.62%) Splunk
3 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Wyse
4 3 (5.77%) Apple
4 3 (5.77%) Samsung
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Lagan
5 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau