The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 14 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 4 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.15% 1.16% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 2.00% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 21
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Business Intelligence
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 150 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.31% 58.14% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 96 155
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Aberdeen region.

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) OLAP
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MDX
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) OLAP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Report Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Database Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) MDX
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP