The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 24 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.21% 2.65% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 3.05% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 177 131 134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 93.16% 86.75% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 142 111 65
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -4 4 £32,500 +30.00%
County Armagh - 2 £22,500 -
Newry - 2 £19,000 -
Business Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (45.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) PMP
5 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.00%) MBA
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) FMCG
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (5.00%) CSS

Business Analysis
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 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Systems Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) IT Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile First
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MBA
2 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (15.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle