Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 51 36
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 54 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.67% 4.14% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.56% 4.53% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £76,000 £42,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +1.89%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 565 419 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.69% 91.29% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 333 271 279
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
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 Analytics within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +15 53 £37,500 +25.00% 15
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) AngularJS
3 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (42.59%) Data Analytics
5 21 (38.89%) .NET
5 21 (38.89%) C#
6 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (29.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
11 14 (25.93%) WFM
11 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 14 (25.93%) REST
11 14 (25.93%) Docker
11 14 (25.93%) Cloud Native
12 13 (24.07%) Microservices
12 13 (24.07%) Swagger
12 13 (24.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (24.07%) Azure SQL Database
12 13 (24.07%) Test Automation
12 13 (24.07%) OO
12 13 (24.07%) Refactoring
12 13 (24.07%) .NET Core
13 12 (22.22%) Mobile App
13 12 (22.22%) User Experience
14 10 (18.52%) Power BI
14 10 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (18.52%) Tableau
14 10 (18.52%) Python

Analytics
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 (5.56%) IIS
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) PaaS
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Azure Functions
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (18.52%) Power BI
4 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.41%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Python Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 6 (11.11%) SSIS Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Business Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Forensic Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Principal Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) AngularJS
2 21 (38.89%) .NET
3 14 (25.93%) REST
4 13 (24.07%) .NET Core
4 13 (24.07%) Swagger
4 13 (24.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (16.67%) CSS
6 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.96%) HTML
7 7 (12.96%) HTML5
8 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (5.56%) CSS3
11 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.85%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Cloud Native
2 12 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 12 (22.22%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Robotics
5 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Data Analytics
3 19 (35.19%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (29.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 14 (25.93%) WFM
7 13 (24.07%) Microservices
7 13 (24.07%) OO
7 13 (24.07%) Refactoring
7 13 (24.07%) Test Automation
8 10 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (12.96%) Business Analytics
9 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
10 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) Data Architecture
10 6 (11.11%) Data Integration
10 6 (11.11%) Digital Analytics
10 6 (11.11%) ETL
10 6 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 21 (38.89%) C#
3 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.85%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Tableau
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) SAP