Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 26 32
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 20 41 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.57% 7.35% 7.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.82% 22.04% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 31
10th Percentile " £26,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +33.33%
75th Percentile £48,750 £48,438 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 "
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +2.08%

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 156 186 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.45% 33.33% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 89 128 181
10th Percentile £27,700 £27,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £50,000 £56,563 £53,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 18 £42,500 -5.56% 3
County Armagh - 2 - -
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) C
4 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) Fintech
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Mindset
4 7 (35.00%) Data Science
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) User Experience
6 5 (25.00%) Product Management
6 5 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (25.00%) Customer Journey Map
6 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 5 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 5 (25.00%) Smart City
7 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Retail

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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (25.00%) UI Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) UX Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Internal Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) UAT Lead
4 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Smart City
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Derivative
3 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
1 7 (35.00%) Data Science
1 7 (35.00%) Fintech
1 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
1 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Customer Journey Map
2 5 (25.00%) Product Management
2 5 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Accounts Receivable
4 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (10.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Order to Cash
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat