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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 43 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 57 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.18% 7.20% 7.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 8.62% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 50
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 49 (42.98%) Finance
2 45 (39.47%) SQL
3 43 (37.72%) ETL
4 39 (34.21%) SAS
5 38 (33.33%) Oracle
6 37 (32.46%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (29.82%) Business Objects
8 31 (27.19%) SQL Server
9 25 (21.93%) SAP
10 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 22 (19.30%) Data Modelling
12 21 (18.42%) SAP BW
13 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (15.79%) Project Management
14 18 (15.79%) Banking
15 17 (14.91%) Degree
15 17 (14.91%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (14.04%) SLA
16 16 (14.04%) Data Management
16 16 (14.04%) Analytics
16 16 (14.04%) Oracle Database
17 15 (13.16%) SAP BI
18 14 (12.28%) Informatica
18 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
19 13 (11.40%) Base SAS
19 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (11.40%) ERP
19 13 (11.40%) Cognos
19 13 (11.40%) ABAP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (34.21%) SAS
2 11 (9.65%) NetWeaver
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) CICS
7 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) SPSS
3 5 (4.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (6.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (2.63%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (27.19%) SQL Server
3 21 (18.42%) SAP BW
4 17 (14.91%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (14.04%) Oracle Database
6 15 (13.16%) SAP BI
7 14 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (11.40%) Base SAS
8 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (10.53%) Data Mining
10 11 (9.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 11 (9.65%) QlikView
10 11 (9.65%) Big Data
11 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (6.14%) OLAP
11 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
12 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (4.39%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.51%) ERwin
3 3 (2.63%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.75%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 49 (42.98%) Finance
2 18 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
3 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Law
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (36.84%) Consultant
2 28 (24.56%) Analyst
3 25 (21.93%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 16 (14.04%) Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Business Consultant
5 13 (11.40%) SAP Consultant
6 11 (9.65%) SAP BI Consultant
7 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
7 10 (8.77%) SAP Business Consultant
8 9 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Architect
8 9 (7.89%) Programmer
9 8 (7.02%) Data Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) SAS Programmer
10 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) DBA
11 6 (5.26%) Oracle BI Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 4 (3.51%) HTML
2 4 (3.51%) CSS
2 4 (3.51%) Middleware
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.63%) Ajax
3 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.63%) jQuery
3 3 (2.63%) JSP
3 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 3 (2.63%) XML
3 3 (2.63%) XSD
3 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.63%) Economics
3 3 (2.63%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.63%) Statistics
3 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.63%) Psychology
3 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.63%) Social Media
4 2 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) Open Source
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) AIX
3 4 (3.51%) Solaris
3 4 (3.51%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.72%) ETL
2 22 (19.30%) Data Modelling
3 18 (15.79%) Project Management
4 16 (14.04%) Data Management
4 16 (14.04%) Analytics
5 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (11.40%) ERP
7 12 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 10 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.02%) CRM
9 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Migration
10 7 (6.14%) UML
10 7 (6.14%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (4.39%) Data Architecture
12 5 (4.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.47%) SQL
2 13 (11.40%) ABAP
3 9 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 9 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.39%) VBA
4 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.51%) VBScript
6 3 (2.63%) SAS Macro
6 3 (2.63%) C#
6 3 (2.63%) PHP
6 3 (2.63%) R
7 2 (1.75%) Python
7 2 (1.75%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby
8 1 (0.88%) Scala
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) MCITP
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.88%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.51%) Solvency II
2 4 (3.51%) Basel II
3 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (33.33%) Oracle
2 34 (29.82%) Business Objects
3 25 (21.93%) SAP
4 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.28%) Informatica
6 13 (11.40%) Cognos
7 11 (9.65%) Teradata
8 6 (5.26%) IBM
9 4 (3.51%) HP
10 3 (2.63%) Google
10 3 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (2.63%) Sybase
11 2 (1.75%) Siebel
11 2 (1.75%) Remedy
12 1 (0.88%) Hyland
12 1 (0.88%) Tableau
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