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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 42 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 159 184 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.11% 5.65% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 6.97% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 128 129
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2649 2641 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.15% 81.09% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1676 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 80 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Edinburgh -30 59 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Aberdeen +10 10 £55,000 +39.24% 1
Renfrewshire - 6 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
Business Intelligence
UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 157 (48.31%) SQL
2 130 (40.00%) Finance
3 123 (37.85%) Oracle
4 117 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 89 (27.38%) Data Warehouse
6 88 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 82 (25.23%) ETL
8 64 (19.69%) SAP
9 61 (18.77%) Business Objects
9 61 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 61 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (17.23%) Oracle Database
11 55 (16.92%) MS Excel
12 54 (16.62%) Degree
13 47 (14.46%) SharePoint
13 47 (14.46%) SAS
14 46 (14.15%) .NET
15 43 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 43 (13.23%) C#
16 42 (12.92%) JavaScript
17 40 (12.31%) ITIL
18 38 (11.69%) Cognos
19 37 (11.38%) Data Management
20 36 (11.08%) Java
20 36 (11.08%) UNIX
21 35 (10.77%) T-SQL
21 35 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (10.46%) ERP
22 34 (10.46%) Data Modelling
23 33 (10.15%) CRM

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 47 (14.46%) SharePoint
1 47 (14.46%) SAS
2 24 (7.38%) WebLogic
3 21 (6.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (4.00%) JBoss
4 13 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (3.08%) NetWeaver
6 9 (2.77%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (2.77%) IIS
7 6 (1.85%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.23%) SAP Portal
9 3 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.31%) CICS
11 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
Applications
1 55 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.38%) InfoPath
3 8 (2.46%) MS Office
4 5 (1.54%) SPSS
5 2 (0.62%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (8.92%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (6.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (5.85%) Oracle 11i
3 19 (5.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (2.77%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (2.46%) SAP LE
7 8 (2.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.46%) SAP HR
8 6 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (1.85%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (1.23%) SAP ERP
9 4 (1.23%) SAP SCM
9 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.23%) SAP HCM
9 4 (1.23%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.77%) Office 365
2 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.85%) Firewall
2 12 (3.69%) DMZ
3 8 (2.46%) Intranet
3 8 (2.46%) DNS
4 7 (2.15%) SAN
5 6 (1.85%) LAN
5 6 (1.85%) WAN
6 5 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.23%) VPN
7 4 (1.23%) DHCP
7 4 (1.23%) VLAN
8 2 (0.62%) HTTP
8 2 (0.62%) SSL
9 1 (0.31%) X.509
9 1 (0.31%) NAS
9 1 (0.31%) FTP
9 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (27.38%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (17.23%) Oracle Database
5 43 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (10.15%) Relational Database
7 31 (9.54%) QlikView
8 29 (8.92%) RDBMS
9 27 (8.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 24 (7.38%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (7.08%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (5.85%) Big Data
13 18 (5.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (4.31%) SAP BW
15 13 (4.00%) SAP BI
15 13 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (4.00%) Data Mining
16 11 (3.38%) Base SAS
16 11 (3.38%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 19 (5.85%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (3.38%) LoadRunner
3 9 (2.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (2.46%) Selenium
5 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (1.54%) Hudson
6 5 (1.54%) Maven
7 4 (1.23%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.23%) ERwin
7 4 (1.23%) Log4j
7 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.92%) Subversion
9 2 (0.62%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.62%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.62%) Moq
9 2 (0.62%) LSMW
9 2 (0.62%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 130 (40.00%) Finance
2 27 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 23 (7.08%) Marketing
5 22 (6.77%) Banking
6 16 (4.92%) Electronics
7 10 (3.08%) Retail
8 8 (2.46%) Advertising
9 5 (1.54%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.54%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.23%) Legal
11 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.62%) Law
12 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.31%) Back Office
13 1 (0.31%) Billing
13 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 95 (29.23%) Developer
2 66 (20.31%) Analyst
3 59 (18.15%) Consultant
4 24 (7.38%) Architect
4 24 (7.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 21 (6.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 20 (6.15%) DBA
7 17 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 17 (5.23%) Support Analyst
7 17 (5.23%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.92%) SQL Developer
9 13 (4.00%) Business Consultant
9 13 (4.00%) Junior
9 13 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (3.69%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (3.69%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 11 (3.38%) Oracle Consultant
11 11 (3.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.15%) .NET
2 24 (7.38%) .NET Framework
2 24 (7.38%) jQuery
3 23 (7.08%) HTML
4 21 (6.46%) XML
5 19 (5.85%) CSS
6 18 (5.54%) ASP.NET
7 17 (5.23%) SOAP
8 16 (4.92%) JSP
9 14 (4.31%) Hibernate
9 14 (4.31%) REST
10 13 (4.00%) JAX-RS
10 13 (4.00%) RichFaces
10 13 (4.00%) JSF
10 13 (4.00%) JBoss Seam
10 13 (4.00%) Java EE 5
10 13 (4.00%) Struts
11 12 (3.69%) Middleware
12 11 (3.38%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.92%) Visualisation
2 16 (4.92%) DTV
3 13 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.46%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.23%) Open Source
6 4 (1.23%) Blog
6 4 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.92%) Statistics
7 3 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.92%) Social Media
7 3 (0.92%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.62%) User Experience
8 2 (0.62%) NHS
8 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.62%) Replication
8 2 (0.62%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.08%) UNIX
2 32 (9.85%) Windows
3 30 (9.23%) Linux
4 11 (3.38%) AIX
5 8 (2.46%) Solaris
6 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.92%) CentOS
8 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.92%) SUSE
9 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.23%) ETL
2 61 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (12.31%) ITIL
4 37 (11.38%) Data Management
5 34 (10.46%) Data Modelling
5 34 (10.46%) ERP
6 33 (10.15%) CRM
7 29 (8.92%) Analytics
8 27 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (7.38%) Project Management
10 23 (7.08%) Programme Management
11 22 (6.77%) Data Analysis
12 21 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (5.85%) Migration
14 17 (5.23%) Workflow
14 17 (5.23%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (4.92%) TDD
16 15 (4.62%) Business Analysis
16 15 (4.62%) Service Delivery
16 15 (4.62%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 157 (48.31%) SQL
2 43 (13.23%) C#
3 42 (12.92%) JavaScript
4 36 (11.08%) Java
5 35 (10.77%) T-SQL
6 29 (8.92%) VB
7 26 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 22 (6.77%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.54%) VBA
10 14 (4.31%) ABAP
11 11 (3.38%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.38%) VB6
12 9 (2.77%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.85%) Python
14 4 (1.23%) VBScript
14 4 (1.23%) Perl
14 4 (1.23%) R
15 3 (0.92%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (16.62%) Degree
2 10 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.77%) ISEB
4 8 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.85%) MCSE
6 5 (1.54%) MCP
6 5 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.23%) MBA
7 4 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.23%) CCNA
7 4 (1.23%) OCP
7 4 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.62%) MCITP
9 1 (0.31%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.46%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) QA
3 5 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.23%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.92%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.92%) vSphere
6 2 (0.62%) XenApp
7 1 (0.31%) KVM
7 1 (0.31%) RHEV
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 123 (37.85%) Oracle
2 88 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 64 (19.69%) SAP
4 61 (18.77%) Business Objects
5 38 (11.69%) Cognos
6 32 (9.85%) Informatica
7 17 (5.23%) Sybase
8 13 (4.00%) IBM
9 11 (3.38%) Teradata
10 10 (3.08%) HP
11 8 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (2.15%) VMware
12 7 (2.15%) Tableau
13 5 (1.54%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.54%) Citrix
14 4 (1.23%) Symantec
14 4 (1.23%) Sophos
14 4 (1.23%) Google
15 2 (0.62%) Remedy
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance / Microsoft Certs
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: Pension, Bonus, Health Insurance
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £43,000 - £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits - excellent career potential
Posted: 27 days ago