Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 30 29
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 57 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 13.67% 8.41% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.14% 15.45% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22% +24.14%
10th Percentile £21,900 £29,375 £24,625
90th Percentile £53,450 £63,750 £53,750
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 210 233 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.36% 54.44% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 112
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £20,950 £22,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +13 56 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 12 (21.05%) Java
3 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
5 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.54%) System Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (17.54%) Finance
6 9 (15.79%) C#
6 9 (15.79%) .NET
6 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 9 (15.79%) Windows
6 9 (15.79%) Electronics
6 9 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.04%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (14.04%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.04%) OO
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (12.28%) C++
8 7 (12.28%) MVC
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.53%) C

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 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DHCP
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.51%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Big Data
2 4 (7.02%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Hazelcast
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) Power BI
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) Gradle
1 2 (3.51%) JUnit
1 2 (3.51%) Spock
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Electronics
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Administrator
2 10 (17.54%) System Verification Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Verification Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) DBA
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.77%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) Spring
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) WPF
5 3 (5.26%) XML
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) HTML5
6 2 (3.51%) Java EE
6 2 (3.51%) JAXB
6 2 (3.51%) JAX-RS
6 2 (3.51%) JAX-WS
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) Spring Batch
6 2 (3.51%) Velocity
7 1 (1.75%) Qt
7 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.26%) Clustering
5 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.26%) Mobile Wallet
5 3 (5.26%) Replication
6 2 (3.51%) Contactless
6 2 (3.51%) Derivative
6 2 (3.51%) Equities
6 2 (3.51%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.51%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.75%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.75%) Fintech
7 1 (1.75%) NHS
7 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
1 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
3 10 (17.54%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (17.54%) System Testing
3 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
4 9 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 9 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (14.04%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) MVC
7 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.77%) SOA
8 5 (8.77%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (7.02%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (7.02%) SDLC
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) C++
5 6 (10.53%) C
6 3 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.51%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.75%) R
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GAAP
1 1 (1.75%) GPG13
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 4 (7.02%) XenApp
2 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
1 4 (7.02%) ThinApp
1 4 (7.02%) vRealize
2 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Dell
4 4 (7.02%) Ivanti
4 4 (7.02%) Splunk
4 4 (7.02%) Wyse
5 2 (3.51%) Apple
5 2 (3.51%) Samsung
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Google
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Lagan
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec