Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 33 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 36 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.62% 7.95% 6.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.78% 17.35% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 22
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +77.78% -44.44%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £12,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £55,000 £55,975
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,558 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.89% +4.33% +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 182 317 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 33.46% 45.81% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 136 182 133
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,375 £18,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 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 34 £45,000 +12.50% 8
County Tyrone - 2 £37,500 - 1
Analytical Skills
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 12 (33.33%) SQL
1 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (19.44%) Power BI
6 7 (19.44%) Power Platform
7 6 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (16.67%) Tableau
7 6 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (13.89%) Java
8 5 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 5 (13.89%) GxP
8 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (13.89%) Life Science
8 5 (13.89%) Data Management
8 5 (13.89%) Validation
8 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (13.89%) Line Management
8 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) Compliance 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) Wireless
1 4 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Power BI
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
2 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) E-Discovery Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Report Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (13.89%) Life Science
4 4 (11.11%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Android
3 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (13.89%) Compliance Management
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (13.89%) Data Management
6 5 (13.89%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.89%) Validation
7 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 5 (13.89%) GxP
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) NCSC
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) EnCase
1 2 (5.56%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Tableau
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow