Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 22 31 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.81% 5.38% 8.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 6.07% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 21
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 313 511 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.90% 88.72% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 179 396 339
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +15 22 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 9 (40.91%) MySQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Data Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) Fintech
4 8 (36.36%) Data Science
5 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (27.27%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Physics
7 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
7 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 4 (18.18%) C
8 3 (13.64%) Retail
9 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.09%) SEO
9 2 (9.09%) Adobe

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:

Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 2 (9.09%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Data Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Migration Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Data Scientist
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Mindset
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 8 (36.36%) Data Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Data Science
2 8 (36.36%) Fintech
3 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 4 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Data Munging
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Pay per click
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) C
5 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe
1 2 (9.09%) Google