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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 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 50 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 26 3 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.89% 0.77% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 0.80% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
10th Percentile £28,125 £40,650 -
25th Percentile £31,813 £48,000 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £63,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -37.01% +111.67% -23.08%
75th Percentile £48,938 £80,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £88,750 -
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

Business Analysis 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 594 375 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 88.92% 96.65% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 341 222 234
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% -1.76%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,375 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Northern Ireland

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analysis in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +14 26 £40,000 -37.01%
Business Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Business Analysis 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 Business Analysis.

1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) PMO
5 7 (26.92%) Workshop Facilitation
5 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (26.92%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Google
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) International Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Business Development
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
7 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
7 5 (19.23%) Scorecard
7 5 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (15.38%) Product Backlog
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Agile
9 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.85%) CRM

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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (3.85%) Power Automate
1 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
1 1 (3.85%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Power BI
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 5 (19.23%) International Banking
4 5 (19.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Business Analyst
2 24 (92.31%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) FX Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Graph
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Derivative
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (26.92%) Target Operating Model
2 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Workshop Facilitation
3 5 (19.23%) Business Development
3 5 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
3 5 (19.23%) Scorecard
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Product Backlog
5 2 (7.69%) Agile
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Google