Business Analyst Jobs in Northern Ireland

Business Analyst (BA)
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Business Analyst (BA) salary in Northern Ireland is £67,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 18 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
18 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 66 96 61
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 3 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.67% 0.36% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.38% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 20
10th Percentile £50,660 £42,600 £29,600
25th Percentile £55,400 £42,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £46,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +46.74% +9.52% +8.39%
75th Percentile £73,750 £48,875 £47,500
90th Percentile - £48,950 £55,400
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 743 795 740
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 94.98% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 367 456 352
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,813 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +15.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Analyst in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Northern Ireland

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 June 2024. 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 +34 12 £70,000 +52.17% 4
Newry - 1 £50,000 -
County Down - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 June 2024, Business Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
3 10 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (69.23%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (61.54%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (53.85%) JIRA
6 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Roadmaps
7 6 (46.15%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (30.77%) User Stories
9 4 (30.77%) Workshop Facilitation
9 4 (30.77%) Migration
9 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
9 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (23.08%) ERP
10 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (23.08%) Requirements Workshops
11 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Transfer
11 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
11 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
11 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
11 2 (15.38%) SDLC
11 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (15.38%) Design Thinking
11 2 (15.38%) Epics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Miro
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
3 10 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (69.23%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (61.54%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (53.85%) Roadmaps
7 6 (46.15%) Actionable Insight
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) User Stories
8 4 (30.77%) Workshop Facilitation
9 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (23.08%) ERP
9 3 (23.08%) Requirements Workshops
10 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
10 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (15.38%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle