Period
to 27 September 2021

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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 28 41
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 62 21 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.50% 6.46% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 6.71% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 29
10th Percentile £31,250 " £23,750
25th Percentile £40,500 £22,750 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +16.67% +15.38%
75th Percentile £62,938 £60,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £72,500 " £66,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%

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 702 313 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.30% 96.31% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 401 130 348
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £29,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,938 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £72,650
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Analytics in Northern Ireland

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 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 -4 51 £47,500 +11.76% 7
County Londonderry -7 7 £65,000 +44.44%
County Down - 4 - -
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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 39 (62.90%) Artificial Intelligence
2 35 (56.45%) AWS
3 32 (51.61%) Data Analytics
3 32 (51.61%) SQL
4 31 (50.00%) Python
5 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
6 27 (43.55%) Microservices
6 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
6 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
7 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
7 26 (41.94%) Azure
8 25 (40.32%) Docker
8 25 (40.32%) Kubernetes
8 25 (40.32%) Collaborative Working
9 24 (38.71%) QA
9 24 (38.71%) Software Testing
10 23 (37.10%) Google
10 23 (37.10%) Linux
10 23 (37.10%) PhD
10 23 (37.10%) C++
10 23 (37.10%) Deep Learning
10 23 (37.10%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (37.10%) Greenfield Project
10 23 (37.10%) Threat Analysis
10 23 (37.10%) Computer Vision
11 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (24.19%) Project Management
12 15 (24.19%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (24.19%) Product Management
12 15 (24.19%) RESTful

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 4 (6.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (56.45%) AWS
2 26 (41.94%) Azure
3 15 (24.19%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
4 4 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.45%) GCP
4 4 (6.45%) SaaS
4 4 (6.45%) Serverless
5 3 (4.84%) PaaS
6 1 (1.61%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.68%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon Athena
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon QuickSight
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
3 4 (6.45%) BigQuery
3 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) KDB
5 1 (1.61%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.61%) Cypress.io
1 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Social Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Back Office
3 7 (11.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (37.10%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 23 (37.10%) Software Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Principal Cloud Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Principal Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Principal Software Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Architect
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
5 4 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Data Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Scrum Master
5 4 (6.45%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Security Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
2 15 (24.19%) RESTful
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) Apollo GraphQL
3 4 (6.45%) GraphQL
3 4 (6.45%) Kafka
3 4 (6.45%) REST
3 4 (6.45%) Spring
3 4 (6.45%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.23%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.61%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) Cloud Native
3 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Life Science
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Artificial Intelligence
2 32 (51.61%) Data Analytics
3 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
4 27 (43.55%) Computer Science
4 27 (43.55%) Microservices
5 25 (40.32%) Collaborative Working
6 24 (38.71%) Software Testing
7 23 (37.10%) Computer Vision
7 23 (37.10%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (37.10%) Deep Learning
7 23 (37.10%) Threat Analysis
8 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (24.19%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (24.19%) Product Management
9 15 (24.19%) Project Management
10 13 (20.97%) Machine Learning
11 11 (17.74%) Scrum
11 11 (17.74%) Visualisation
12 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
12 10 (16.13%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 31 (50.00%) Python
3 23 (37.10%) C++
4 9 (14.52%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) Scala
6 3 (4.84%) R
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) PhD
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) AWS Certification
3 4 (6.45%) GCIA
3 4 (6.45%) GCIH
3 4 (6.45%) GSEC
3 4 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (6.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.71%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) PMO
3 4 (6.45%) GDPR
3 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (6.45%) SOC 1
3 4 (6.45%) SOC 2
3 4 (6.45%) SOC 3
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.45%) Oozie
2 4 (6.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco