Period
to 22 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 22 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 49 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 29 1 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.90% 0.32% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 0.33% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 18
10th Percentile £27,450 " £27,875
25th Percentile £41,250 £51,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% -34.38% +128.57%
75th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £82,500
90th Percentile " " "
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Data 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 719 305 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.77% 96.21% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 411 127 338
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,100 £24,700
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +5.14% +9.38%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,438
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £74,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Northern Ireland

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in Northern Ireland

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analysis in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 22 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Northern Ireland

Data 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 Data Analysis within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -11 27 £47,500 -9.52% 2
County Londonderry - 2 £34,500 -
Data Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analysis.

1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Project Management
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (37.93%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 11 (37.93%) Data Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
4 11 (37.93%) Machine Learning
4 11 (37.93%) Analytics
5 10 (34.48%) Project Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (27.59%) Process Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Business Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (27.59%) Creative Thinking
6 8 (27.59%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 8 (27.59%) V-Model
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
6 8 (27.59%) Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
6 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (13.79%) SQL
9 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) QA
9 3 (10.34%) SaaS
9 3 (10.34%) MySQL
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server

Data 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:

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Social Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Project Manager
3 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum Master
5 4 (13.79%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Linked Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Project Management
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (37.93%) Analytics
4 11 (37.93%) Artificial Intelligence
4 11 (37.93%) Data Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Machine Learning
4 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 11 (37.93%) Visualisation
5 10 (34.48%) Project Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Business Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Change Management
6 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
6 8 (27.59%) Creative Thinking
6 8 (27.59%) Process Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) V-Model
6 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) R
2 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com