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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 45 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 62 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.22% 5.56% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 6.49% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 75
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
1306 1264 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.84% 85.64% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 833 830 646
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 58 (46.03%) ETL
2 49 (38.89%) SQL
3 48 (38.10%) Finance
4 46 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (33.33%) Oracle
6 41 (32.54%) Data Modelling
7 36 (28.57%) SAP
8 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 35 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
9 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
10 31 (24.60%) Analytics
11 26 (20.63%) SAS
12 25 (19.84%) Informatica
13 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (15.87%) SAP BW
14 20 (15.87%) SAP BI
14 20 (15.87%) Project Management
14 20 (15.87%) Degree
15 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (14.29%) MS Excel
16 17 (13.49%) Cognos
16 17 (13.49%) Banking
16 17 (13.49%) Teradata
17 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (12.70%) Data Mining
18 15 (11.90%) QlikView
19 14 (11.11%) SLA
19 14 (11.11%) Big Data
20 13 (10.32%) Performance Tuning

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (20.63%) SAS
2 13 (10.32%) NetWeaver
2 13 (10.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.14%) Apache
4 5 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.97%) Lync
4 5 (3.97%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.79%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.52%) MS Office
3 11 (8.73%) SPSS
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.97%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (3.97%) HFM
2 5 (3.97%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (3.97%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.97%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) IPsec
2 4 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (3.17%) LDAP
2 4 (3.17%) WAN
2 4 (3.17%) DHCP
2 4 (3.17%) DNS
2 4 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.51%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
3 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
4 20 (15.87%) SAP BW
4 20 (15.87%) SAP BI
5 16 (12.70%) Data Mining
5 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (11.90%) QlikView
7 14 (11.11%) Big Data
8 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database
9 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (6.35%) Pentaho
11 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
12 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (5.56%) NoSQL
12 7 (5.56%) DB2
12 7 (5.56%) PowerCenter
12 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) JUnit
General
1 48 (38.10%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Banking
3 10 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.14%) Marketing
5 7 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.56%) Electronics
6 4 (3.17%) Games
6 4 (3.17%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (37.30%) Consultant
2 26 (20.63%) Developer
3 25 (19.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 20 (15.87%) SAP Consultant
5 18 (14.29%) SAP BI Consultant
6 16 (12.70%) Analyst
6 16 (12.70%) Architect
7 15 (11.90%) SAP Business Consultant
7 15 (11.90%) Business Consultant
8 14 (11.11%) Data Architect
9 13 (10.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (7.94%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.56%) Informatica Consultant
12 6 (4.76%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 5 (3.97%) Data Analyst
13 5 (3.97%) Hyperion Consultant
13 5 (3.97%) Big Data Architect
13 5 (3.97%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) Web Services
2 5 (3.97%) .NET
2 5 (3.97%) MLlib
3 4 (3.17%) HTML
3 4 (3.17%) CSS
4 2 (1.59%) SOAP
4 2 (1.59%) J2EE
4 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.59%) MDX
4 2 (1.59%) RESTful
5 1 (0.79%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.79%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.79%) Spring
5 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.32%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.56%) DTV
3 7 (5.56%) Statistics
3 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.76%) Economics
5 5 (3.97%) Psychology
5 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) Physics
7 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.79%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.79%) Biology
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) Linux
2 7 (5.56%) Windows
3 4 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (1.59%) UNIX
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) ETL
2 41 (32.54%) Data Modelling
3 31 (24.60%) Analytics
4 20 (15.87%) Project Management
5 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.32%) Migration
6 13 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.32%) Integration Testing
6 13 (10.32%) Data Migration
6 13 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (9.52%) Data Management
8 11 (8.73%) ERP
9 10 (7.94%) Open Source
10 9 (7.14%) Information Architecture
11 8 (6.35%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (5.56%) Inmon Methodology
12 7 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (5.56%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) SQL
2 13 (10.32%) ABAP
3 12 (9.52%) Python
4 11 (8.73%) R
5 10 (7.94%) Java
6 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.76%) C#
7 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.76%) PHP
8 5 (3.97%) Perl
8 5 (3.97%) VBA
9 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.59%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCITP
4 1 (0.79%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) SLA
2 7 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.38%) Basel II
3 3 (2.38%) QA
3 3 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.17%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) GPFS
4 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (33.33%) Oracle
2 36 (28.57%) SAP
3 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.84%) Informatica
5 17 (13.49%) Cognos
5 17 (13.49%) Teradata
6 10 (7.94%) Talend
7 8 (6.35%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.76%) VMware
8 6 (4.76%) Netezza
9 5 (3.97%) Greenplum
9 5 (3.97%) Anaplan
9 5 (3.97%) Vertica
9 5 (3.97%) Hyperion
10 4 (3.17%) Perforce
10 4 (3.17%) NetApp
10 4 (3.17%) Cisco
10 4 (3.17%) Brocade
11 2 (1.59%) Tableau
11 2 (1.59%) Google
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