The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 47 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 56 90 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.10% 5.40% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 6.35% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 43
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1179 1418 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.37% 85.11% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 686 924 501
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 59 (52.21%) ETL
2 47 (41.59%) Business Objects
3 46 (40.71%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (38.94%) Data Modelling
4 44 (38.94%) Finance
5 42 (37.17%) SQL
6 38 (33.63%) Oracle
7 37 (32.74%) SAP
8 34 (30.09%) BusinessObjects
8 34 (30.09%) SAP BW
9 32 (28.32%) SAP BI
10 29 (25.66%) SAS
11 24 (21.24%) Degree
11 24 (21.24%) Project Management
12 23 (20.35%) SLA
13 21 (18.58%) Integration Testing
13 21 (18.58%) NetWeaver
13 21 (18.58%) ABAP
14 20 (17.70%) Informatica
15 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
15 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
15 19 (16.81%) Analytics
16 15 (13.27%) Data Mining
17 14 (12.39%) Teradata
18 13 (11.50%) Banking
18 13 (11.50%) Data Management
18 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (10.62%) Oracle Database
19 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 29 (25.66%) SAS
2 21 (18.58%) NetWeaver
3 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) SPSS
3 3 (2.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.71%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (30.09%) BusinessObjects
2 34 (30.09%) SAP BW
3 32 (28.32%) SAP BI
4 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (13.27%) Data Mining
6 12 (10.62%) Oracle Database
7 11 (9.73%) Base SAS
8 10 (8.85%) QlikView
9 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (7.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (7.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (6.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (6.19%) Big Data
12 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.31%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (5.31%) PowerCenter
12 6 (5.31%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.77%) ERwin
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.88%) PeopleTools
General
1 44 (38.94%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (49.56%) Consultant
2 36 (31.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 30 (26.55%) SAP Consultant
4 26 (23.01%) Business Consultant
4 26 (23.01%) SAP BI Consultant
5 22 (19.47%) SAP Business Consultant
6 14 (12.39%) Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Analyst
8 9 (7.96%) Architect
8 9 (7.96%) Programmer
9 8 (7.08%) Data Architect
10 7 (6.19%) SAS Programmer
11 6 (5.31%) Informatica Consultant
12 5 (4.42%) SAS Consultant
12 5 (4.42%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (4.42%) Business Analyst
13 4 (3.54%) Senior Consultant
13 4 (3.54%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) SOAP
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.54%) Statistics
4 3 (2.65%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.65%) Psychology
4 3 (2.65%) Economics
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.77%) Social Media
5 2 (1.77%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) UNIX
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.21%) ETL
2 44 (38.94%) Data Modelling
3 24 (21.24%) Project Management
4 21 (18.58%) Integration Testing
5 19 (16.81%) Analytics
6 13 (11.50%) Data Management
7 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (8.85%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.96%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (7.96%) ERP
11 8 (7.08%) CRM
11 8 (7.08%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.08%) Information Architecture
12 7 (6.19%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (6.19%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.31%) Scrum
13 6 (5.31%) Physical Data Model
14 5 (4.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) SQL
2 21 (18.58%) ABAP
3 10 (8.85%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.31%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.42%) VBA
6 3 (2.65%) SAS Macro
6 3 (2.65%) R
7 2 (1.77%) VB
7 2 (1.77%) C
7 2 (1.77%) C#
7 2 (1.77%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) ISEB
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.77%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.77%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.35%) SLA
2 8 (7.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.65%) Basel II
3 3 (2.65%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 47 (41.59%) Business Objects
2 38 (33.63%) Oracle
3 37 (32.74%) SAP
4 20 (17.70%) Informatica
5 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.39%) Teradata
7 7 (6.19%) Cognos
8 4 (3.54%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.77%) Sybase
9 2 (1.77%) Siebel
10 1 (0.88%) Hyland
10 1 (0.88%) Tableau
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £25569 - £38353 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Strike IT Services
Salary: BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago