Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 37 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 34 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.00% 6.56% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.65% 7.24% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 16
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £44,000 £59,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 511 387 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.12% 90.63% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 349 271 258
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £59,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 0 32 £40,000 +23.08% 11
County Londonderry -1 1 - -
County Armagh - 1 £30,000 -
Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) Data Analytics
2 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Azure
5 9 (26.47%) Python
5 9 (26.47%) User Experience
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) Web Development
7 7 (20.59%) AWS
7 7 (20.59%) Big Data
7 7 (20.59%) C#
7 7 (20.59%) .NET
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.65%) ETL
8 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.65%) Cloud Native
8 6 (17.65%) .NET Core
9 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
9 5 (14.71%) Docker
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) CSS
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
9 5 (14.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (14.71%) REST
10 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.76%) Scrum

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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Azure
2 7 (20.59%) AWS
3 3 (8.82%) Azure Functions
3 3 (8.82%) Power Platform
3 3 (8.82%) Serverless
4 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Big Data
3 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) DB2
5 3 (8.82%) DecisionStream
5 3 (8.82%) Power BI
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (5.88%) DataStage
6 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Data Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) React Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 6 (17.65%) .NET Core
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) REST
5 4 (11.76%) Swagger
5 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) Angular 2
7 2 (5.88%) Node.js
7 2 (5.88%) React
7 2 (5.88%) RequireJS
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) Express
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Native
3 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Data Analytics
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) ETL
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Sprint Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Information Security
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Python
4 7 (20.59%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) R
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Cognos
1 3 (8.82%) IBM
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
1 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) BT
2 1 (2.94%) Dell
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) PayPal
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) VMware