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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 32 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 200 167 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.02% 5.23% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 5.79% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 145
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 115 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Edinburgh +13 70 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Aberdeen +1 4 - - 1
Fife -3 3 £33,500 +6.34%
Stirling +16 2 £34,500 -31.00%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £32,500 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 233 (53.81%) SQL
2 200 (46.19%) Finance
3 134 (30.95%) Oracle
4 132 (30.48%) SQL Server
5 110 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
7 96 (22.17%) MS Excel
8 91 (21.02%) Microsoft
8 91 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
9 89 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 81 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 81 (18.71%) Data Modelling
11 78 (18.01%) Cognos
12 68 (15.70%) ETL
12 68 (15.70%) Banking
13 62 (14.32%) SAP
14 59 (13.63%) BusinessObjects
15 58 (13.39%) PL/SQL
16 57 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
16 57 (13.16%) Degree
17 56 (12.93%) Oracle Database
18 54 (12.47%) SAS
19 52 (12.01%) SharePoint
20 51 (11.78%) Data Analysis
21 50 (11.55%) Oracle BI EE
21 50 (11.55%) Analytics
22 49 (11.32%) Data Management
23 48 (11.09%) Big Data
24 47 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 47 (10.85%) Unix

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (12.47%) SAS
2 52 (12.01%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.93%) Apache Spark
4 15 (3.46%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (2.54%) CMS
7 8 (1.85%) Confluence
8 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.46%) Apache
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.46%) IIS
10 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 96 (22.17%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.00%) MS Office
3 21 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.00%) SPSS
5 2 (0.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (8.08%) Oracle Applications
2 31 (7.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (6.24%) Cognos TM1
3 27 (6.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (5.31%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (4.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 18 (4.16%) Cognos Controller
7 17 (3.93%) Oracle 11i
8 14 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (1.85%) SAP BPC
10 7 (1.62%) HFM
11 5 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
12 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.69%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.69%) SAP CO
12 3 (0.69%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
13 2 (0.46%) Line 500
13 2 (0.46%) Sage BI
13 2 (0.46%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.77%) SaaS
2 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.46%) Intranet
2 1 (0.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (30.48%) SQL Server
2 99 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
3 89 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (13.63%) BusinessObjects
6 57 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
7 56 (12.93%) Oracle Database
8 50 (11.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 48 (11.09%) Big Data
10 47 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 46 (10.62%) QlikView
12 25 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
12 25 (5.77%) Relational Database
13 23 (5.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 22 (5.08%) Hadoop
14 22 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (4.62%) BusinessObjects XI
16 19 (4.39%) Base SAS
17 17 (3.93%) DataStage
17 17 (3.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 35 (8.08%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (4.16%) JIRA
3 16 (3.70%) JDeveloper
3 16 (3.70%) Maven
4 15 (3.46%) Jenkins
5 14 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.23%) Subversion
6 11 (2.54%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.23%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.23%) Hudson
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.23%) ProC
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 200 (46.19%) Finance
2 68 (15.70%) Banking
3 38 (8.78%) Manufacturing
4 34 (7.85%) Marketing
5 27 (6.24%) Electronics
5 27 (6.24%) Retail
5 27 (6.24%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.39%) Games
7 5 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.46%) Automotive
9 2 (0.46%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 183 (42.26%) Developer
2 79 (18.24%) Consultant
3 76 (17.55%) Analyst
4 56 (12.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 41 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.01%) SQL Developer
7 33 (7.62%) Oracle Developer
8 26 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 21 (4.85%) Business Analyst
9 21 (4.85%) Senior SQL Developer
10 20 (4.62%) Java Developer
10 20 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (4.39%) DBA
11 19 (4.39%) Systems Analyst
12 18 (4.16%) Accountant
12 18 (4.16%) SQL BI Developer
12 18 (4.16%) Systems Accountant
13 17 (3.93%) Applications Developer
14 16 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Developer
14 16 (3.70%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.93%) HTML
2 28 (6.47%) XML
3 22 (5.08%) .NET
4 18 (4.16%) J2EE
4 18 (4.16%) Spring
4 18 (4.16%) Web Services
5 17 (3.93%) Hibernate
6 16 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.23%) CSS
7 14 (3.23%) FpML
7 14 (3.23%) HTML5
8 13 (3.00%) Apache Flex
8 13 (3.00%) JMS
9 11 (2.54%) D3.js
10 7 (1.62%) jQuery
10 7 (1.62%) MDX
11 6 (1.39%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.92%) Ajax
12 4 (0.92%) COM
12 4 (0.92%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 91 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (9.24%) Visualisation
3 26 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 15 (3.46%) Data Integration
6 14 (3.23%) Credit Risk
7 13 (3.00%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.77%) User Experience
9 11 (2.54%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.31%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.69%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.46%) Derivative
12 2 (0.46%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.23%) IVR
13 1 (0.23%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.85%) Unix
2 26 (6.00%) Linux
3 15 (3.46%) AIX
4 13 (3.00%) Windows
5 6 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (18.71%) Data Modelling
3 68 (15.70%) ETL
4 51 (11.78%) Data Analysis
5 50 (11.55%) Analytics
6 49 (11.32%) Data Management
7 36 (8.31%) Scrum
8 35 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (6.93%) Asset Management
9 30 (6.93%) Business Analysis
9 30 (6.93%) Project Management
9 30 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (6.70%) Data Visualisation
10 29 (6.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (6.47%) CRM
11 28 (6.47%) SDLC
12 27 (6.24%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (6.24%) Programme Management
13 24 (5.54%) ERP
14 23 (5.31%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 233 (53.81%) SQL
2 58 (13.39%) PL/SQL
3 47 (10.85%) Java
4 37 (8.55%) T-SQL
5 28 (6.47%) Shell Script
6 25 (5.77%) VBA
7 22 (5.08%) JavaScript
8 19 (4.39%) C#
9 18 (4.16%) Python
10 13 (3.00%) XQuery
11 10 (2.31%) Scala
12 7 (1.62%) R
13 6 (1.39%) C++
13 6 (1.39%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.39%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.15%) Ruby
14 5 (1.15%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.69%) ABAP
16 1 (0.23%) VB
16 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (13.16%) Degree
2 19 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.93%) MCSE
4 9 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.69%) ISEB
7 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.46%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) CRISC
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MCITP
8 1 (0.23%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.31%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.31%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) IAS 39
4 3 (0.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (2.31%) Oozie
1 10 (2.31%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.23%) Control-M
2 1 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 134 (30.95%) Oracle
2 91 (21.02%) Microsoft
3 78 (18.01%) Cognos
4 62 (14.32%) SAP
5 34 (7.85%) Tableau
6 21 (4.85%) Informatica
7 20 (4.62%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (3.70%) Hyperion
9 15 (3.46%) IBM
10 14 (3.23%) Teradata
11 13 (3.00%) Sybase
12 11 (2.54%) Anaplan
13 8 (1.85%) Netezza
14 5 (1.15%) Ab Initio
14 5 (1.15%) Talend
15 3 (0.69%) Google
16 2 (0.46%) Cisco
16 2 (0.46%) HP
16 2 (0.46%) Sage
17 1 (0.23%) Sun
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