Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 44 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 32 6 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.44% 1.80% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 1.86% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
10th Percentile £24,200 £21,850 £22,750
25th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £23,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £23,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year +70.21% -21.67% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £24,250 £43,750
90th Percentile " " £48,000
UK median annual salary £60,563 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.83% +8.33% -

Data 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 693 322 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.12% 96.41% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 398 133 349
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,938 £55,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £72,600
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in Northern Ireland

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in Northern Ireland

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analytics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in Northern Ireland

Data 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 Data Analytics within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 September 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 -19 28 £40,000 +70.21% 2
County Down - 4 - -
Data Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 32 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 29 (90.63%) Python
4 27 (84.38%) NoSQL
4 27 (84.38%) Computer Science
4 27 (84.38%) AWS
4 27 (84.38%) Microservices
5 25 (78.13%) Docker
5 25 (78.13%) Kubernetes
5 25 (78.13%) Collaborative Working
5 25 (78.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 25 (78.13%) Software Engineering
6 24 (75.00%) AngularJS
7 23 (71.88%) Threat Analysis
7 23 (71.88%) Computer Vision
7 23 (71.88%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (71.88%) Software Testing
7 23 (71.88%) PhD
7 23 (71.88%) Linux
7 23 (71.88%) C++
7 23 (71.88%) QA
7 23 (71.88%) Google
7 23 (71.88%) Azure
7 23 (71.88%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (71.88%) Deep Learning
8 15 (46.88%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (46.88%) Product Management
8 15 (46.88%) RESTful
8 15 (46.88%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (25.00%) User Stories

Data 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (84.38%) AWS
2 23 (71.88%) Azure
3 15 (46.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 4 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (12.50%) Serverless
5 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon Athena
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon QuickSight
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (71.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 23 (71.88%) Software Engineer
3 15 (46.88%) Principal Cloud Engineer
3 15 (46.88%) Principal Engineer
3 15 (46.88%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 15 (46.88%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) Apollo GraphQL
3 4 (12.50%) GraphQL
3 4 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (71.88%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Analytics
2 27 (84.38%) Computer Science
2 27 (84.38%) Microservices
3 25 (78.13%) Artificial Intelligence
3 25 (78.13%) Collaborative Working
3 25 (78.13%) Software Engineering
4 23 (71.88%) Computer Vision
4 23 (71.88%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (71.88%) Deep Learning
4 23 (71.88%) Software Testing
4 23 (71.88%) Threat Analysis
5 15 (46.88%) Customer Requirements
5 15 (46.88%) Product Management
6 8 (25.00%) User Stories
7 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (12.50%) Line Management
7 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (12.50%) Product Roadmap
7 4 (12.50%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) SQL
2 29 (90.63%) Python
3 23 (71.88%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) R
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) PhD
2 4 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (71.88%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle