Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 69 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.99% 12.44% 8.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.71% 30.59% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 19
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% +27.12%
10th Percentile £23,825 £15,800 £30,650
90th Percentile £58,625 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 249 170 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 39.65% 40.67% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 137 127 145
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,300 £23,800
90th Percentile £63,000 £67,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +1 69 £38,750 +19.23% 8
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 43 (62.32%) Java
2 34 (49.28%) Linux
3 33 (47.83%) Spring
4 32 (46.38%) MongoDB
4 32 (46.38%) Hazelcast
4 32 (46.38%) Kubernetes
5 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (43.48%) Smartphone
6 22 (31.88%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (27.54%) Open Source
7 19 (27.54%) SQL
7 19 (27.54%) Unit Testing
7 19 (27.54%) Time Management
8 18 (26.09%) SOAP
8 18 (26.09%) Web Services
8 18 (26.09%) ITIL
8 18 (26.09%) DevOps
9 17 (24.64%) Internet of Things
9 17 (24.64%) Elastic Stack
9 17 (24.64%) Vert.x
9 17 (24.64%) Prometheus
9 17 (24.64%) REST
9 17 (24.64%) ITIL V3
9 17 (24.64%) High Availability
9 17 (24.64%) SaaS
9 17 (24.64%) JAX-WS
9 17 (24.64%) JAX-RS
9 17 (24.64%) Internet
9 17 (24.64%) HTTPS
9 17 (24.64%) Problem Management

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 8 (11.59%) SAS
2 3 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) SaaS
2 8 (11.59%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) HTTPS
1 17 (24.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) Hazelcast
1 32 (46.38%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (11.59%) Power BI
3 8 (11.59%) Text Mining
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.90%) Informix
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.74%) Gradle
2 15 (21.74%) JUnit
2 15 (21.74%) Spock
3 2 (2.90%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Legal
3 8 (11.59%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.90%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Support Engineer
3 17 (24.64%) Applications Engineer
3 17 (24.64%) Applications Support
3 17 (24.64%) Applications Support Engineer
4 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
5 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 15 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Forensic Manager
6 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.90%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) Data Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) Database Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) DBA
8 2 (2.90%) Designer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.90%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Spring
2 18 (26.09%) SOAP
2 18 (26.09%) Web Services
3 17 (24.64%) Elastic Stack
3 17 (24.64%) JAX-RS
3 17 (24.64%) JAX-WS
3 17 (24.64%) REST
3 17 (24.64%) Vert.x
4 15 (21.74%) JAXB
5 7 (10.14%) .NET
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.80%) EJB
7 4 (5.80%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (5.80%) HTML
7 4 (5.80%) JDBC
8 3 (4.35%) CSS
9 2 (2.90%) JMS
9 2 (2.90%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (43.48%) Smartphone
2 17 (24.64%) Internet of Things
3 7 (10.14%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (27.54%) Open Source
3 19 (27.54%) Time Management
3 19 (27.54%) Unit Testing
4 18 (26.09%) DevOps
4 18 (26.09%) ITIL
5 17 (24.64%) High Availability
5 17 (24.64%) ITIL V3
5 17 (24.64%) Knowledge Management
5 17 (24.64%) Problem Management
6 15 (21.74%) Asynchronous Programming
6 15 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.74%) Deadline-Driven
7 13 (18.84%) Analytics
8 9 (13.04%) Data Analytics
8 9 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (11.59%) Forensic Accounting
9 8 (11.59%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Java
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) Python
4 10 (14.49%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) R
6 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) Java 8
7 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.59%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.35%) QA
4 2 (2.90%) PMO
4 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (46.38%) Kubernetes
2 17 (24.64%) Prometheus
3 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Alteryx
1 8 (11.59%) Tableau
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.90%) SAP
5 1 (1.45%) Google