The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 40 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 166 214 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.28% 5.75% 8.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 6.86% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 129 151 200
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £58,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Business Intelligence
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2781 3119 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.87% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2076 1760
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +17 98 £39,500 -7.05% 13
Edinburgh -3 63 £47,250 -5.50% 11
Aberdeen +15 6 £33,750 -30.76%
Fife 0 3 £31,500 -55.00%
Stirling -11 1 £50,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 183 (58.84%) SQL
2 134 (43.09%) Finance
3 128 (41.16%) Data Warehouse
4 105 (33.76%) ETL
5 101 (32.48%) Oracle
6 93 (29.90%) BusinessObjects
7 88 (28.30%) Microsoft
8 87 (27.97%) SQL Server
9 80 (25.72%) Analytical Skills
10 69 (22.19%) Data Modelling
11 68 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
12 63 (20.26%) SAP
13 62 (19.94%) SAS
14 61 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 56 (18.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 52 (16.72%) Analytics
17 48 (15.43%) MS Excel
18 45 (14.47%) PL/SQL
19 42 (13.50%) Cognos
20 40 (12.86%) Banking
21 39 (12.54%) T-SQL
22 38 (12.22%) Degree
23 37 (11.90%) Waterfall
23 37 (11.90%) Software Delivery
24 35 (11.25%) Data Analysis
25 34 (10.93%) Data Management
25 34 (10.93%) Big Data
26 33 (10.61%) Relational Database
26 33 (10.61%) Informatica
26 33 (10.61%) SAP BW

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 62 (19.94%) SAS
2 25 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (4.82%) NetWeaver
5 9 (2.89%) Apache
6 8 (2.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.25%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.93%) Lync
9 5 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.29%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.32%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (15.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.50%) SPSS
2 14 (4.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (6.43%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (5.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (5.14%) Oracle Payables
2 16 (5.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (4.50%) Oracle iProcurement
4 12 (3.86%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (2.57%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (1.61%) SAP BPC
7 5 (1.61%) HFM
7 5 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
8 4 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.32%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) IPsec
2 4 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.29%) LDAP
2 4 (1.29%) WAN
2 4 (1.29%) DHCP
2 4 (1.29%) DNS
2 4 (1.29%) SAN
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (41.16%) Data Warehouse
2 93 (29.90%) BusinessObjects
3 87 (27.97%) SQL Server
4 61 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (18.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (10.93%) Big Data
7 33 (10.61%) Relational Database
7 33 (10.61%) SAP BW
8 32 (10.29%) QlikView
9 31 (9.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (9.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 28 (9.00%) Oracle Database
12 25 (8.04%) SAP BI
12 25 (8.04%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (7.07%) Data Mining
14 19 (6.11%) RDBMS
14 19 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (4.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 13 (4.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (7.40%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (3.86%) ProC
3 9 (2.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.29%) Maven
4 4 (1.29%) JIRA
5 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.64%) Selenium
6 2 (0.64%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.64%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 134 (43.09%) Finance
2 40 (12.86%) Banking
3 14 (4.50%) Marketing
4 13 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.93%) Electronics
7 5 (1.61%) Retail
8 4 (1.29%) Games
9 3 (0.96%) Billing
10 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.64%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 96 (30.87%) Developer
2 63 (20.26%) Analyst
2 63 (20.26%) Consultant
3 34 (10.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 32 (10.29%) Business Analyst
4 32 (10.29%) SAP Consultant
5 26 (8.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 21 (6.75%) Architect
6 21 (6.75%) SQL Developer
7 20 (6.43%) SAP BI Consultant
8 19 (6.11%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (5.79%) Business Consultant
9 18 (5.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 17 (5.47%) SAP Business Consultant
11 16 (5.14%) Data Architect
12 15 (4.82%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.18%) Senior Business Analyst
14 11 (3.54%) Designer
14 11 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 10 (3.22%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.04%) .NET
2 21 (6.75%) Web Services
3 15 (4.82%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.89%) SAP Basis
5 7 (2.25%) HTML
6 6 (1.93%) ADO.NET
6 6 (1.93%) Spring
6 6 (1.93%) MDX
7 5 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.61%) CSS
7 5 (1.61%) JMS
7 5 (1.61%) MLlib
8 4 (1.29%) FpML
8 4 (1.29%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.64%) WPF
9 2 (0.64%) SOAP
9 2 (0.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.64%) RESTful
10 1 (0.32%) HTML5
10 1 (0.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 80 (25.72%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.47%) Data Integration
3 16 (5.14%) Statistics
4 14 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.50%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.57%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.93%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.93%) Economics
7 6 (1.93%) Physics
7 6 (1.93%) DTV
8 5 (1.61%) Psychology
9 4 (1.29%) Neural Network
9 4 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.96%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.64%) User Experience
12 1 (0.32%) FMCG
12 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.40%) UNIX
2 13 (4.18%) Linux
3 10 (3.22%) Windows
4 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.29%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (33.76%) ETL
2 69 (22.19%) Data Modelling
3 68 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (16.72%) Analytics
5 37 (11.90%) Software Delivery
5 37 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 35 (11.25%) Data Analysis
7 34 (10.93%) Data Management
8 28 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (8.68%) Project Management
10 25 (8.04%) ERP
11 24 (7.72%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (7.72%) Logical Data Model
12 21 (6.75%) Requirements Analysis
13 20 (6.43%) Incident Management
13 20 (6.43%) Dimensional Modelling
14 19 (6.11%) Quality Management
14 19 (6.11%) Workflow
14 19 (6.11%) SDLC
14 19 (6.11%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (58.84%) SQL
2 45 (14.47%) PL/SQL
3 39 (12.54%) T-SQL
4 26 (8.36%) Java
5 21 (6.75%) C#
6 18 (5.79%) Python
7 17 (5.47%) R
8 14 (4.50%) ABAP
9 9 (2.89%) VBA
10 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.25%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.93%) PHP
12 5 (1.61%) Perl
13 4 (1.29%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.29%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.29%) XQuery
14 3 (0.96%) C++
15 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (12.22%) Degree
2 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.61%) ISEB
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.29%) PhD
4 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.32%) MCITP
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.82%) SLA
2 14 (4.50%) QA
3 7 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.96%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (2.25%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.29%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.32%) HDFS
4 1 (0.32%) GPFS
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.29%) MOM
2 4 (1.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 101 (32.48%) Oracle
2 88 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 63 (20.26%) SAP
4 42 (13.50%) Cognos
5 33 (10.61%) Informatica
6 26 (8.36%) MicroStrategy
7 14 (4.50%) Teradata
8 10 (3.22%) Perforce
9 9 (2.89%) Talend
10 8 (2.57%) Vertica
11 7 (2.25%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.93%) VMware
13 5 (1.61%) Greenplum
13 5 (1.61%) Netezza
13 5 (1.61%) Anaplan
14 4 (1.29%) Brocade
14 4 (1.29%) NetApp
14 4 (1.29%) Cisco
14 4 (1.29%) Sybase
15 3 (0.96%) Siebel
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