The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analytics over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 742 759 787
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 154 122 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 71 50
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the UK.

Business Analytics Salary Trend in the UK

Business Analytics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analytics over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Business Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Analytics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
England +17 143 £56,500 +7.61% 18
London +34 81 £60,000 - 7
South East -11 32 £45,000 -14.28% 3
City of London +20 14 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Berkshire -16 13 £27,750 -47.14% 2
North West -20 8 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Cheshire - 7 £60,000 - 1
Chester - 7 £60,000 -
Bracknell -6 6 £41,500 - 1
Surrey 0 5 £40,000 -45.20%
East Midlands +6 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Reading - 4 £27,500 -
Reigate - 4 £40,000 -
Slough -3 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -5 3 - -
Hampshire -9 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -10 3 £47,500 +63.79% 1
East of England -18 3 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Northamptonshire -21 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Marlow - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £55,000 -
Crawley - 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 328 (100.00%) Analytics
2 140 (42.68%) Business Intelligence
3 119 (36.28%) Finance
4 98 (29.88%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (29.27%) SQL
6 93 (28.35%) SAS
7 90 (27.44%) Degree
8 59 (17.99%) Mathematics
9 58 (17.68%) Big Data
10 57 (17.38%) Project Management
11 55 (16.77%) Oracle
12 53 (16.16%) MS Excel
12 53 (16.16%) Computer Science
13 52 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
14 48 (14.63%) Data Modelling
15 44 (13.41%) ETL
15 44 (13.41%) Data Analysis
16 43 (13.11%) Data Mining
16 43 (13.11%) SQL Server
17 39 (11.89%) Marketing
18 38 (11.59%) Information Management
19 35 (10.67%) Operations Research
19 35 (10.67%) Data Integration
20 34 (10.37%) Hadoop
20 34 (10.37%) Microsoft
21 33 (10.06%) CRM
22 31 (9.45%) Salesforce.com
22 31 (9.45%) Statistics
23 30 (9.15%) Banking
23 30 (9.15%) Performance Management

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (28.35%) SAS
2 10 (3.05%) NetWeaver
2 10 (3.05%) Apache
3 9 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.74%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.13%) ArcGIS
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 53 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.32%) MS Office
3 17 (5.18%) SPSS
4 13 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.52%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.91%) FastStats
6 3 (0.91%) Stata
7 2 (0.61%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (5.49%) SAP BPC
2 10 (3.05%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (2.74%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) HFM
7 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.91%) Force.com
3 2 (0.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
1 2 (0.61%) Wireless
2 1 (0.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.68%) Big Data
2 52 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (13.11%) Data Mining
3 43 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 34 (10.37%) Hadoop
5 27 (8.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 27 (8.23%) OLAP
5 27 (8.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 19 (5.79%) MySQL
7 17 (5.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (4.88%) Oracle OLAP
8 16 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.96%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.96%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.66%) QlikView
11 11 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (3.35%) SAP BW
11 11 (3.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) ERwin
3 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 119 (36.28%) Finance
2 39 (11.89%) Marketing
3 30 (9.15%) Banking
4 29 (8.84%) Retail
5 16 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.27%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.05%) Advertising
8 6 (1.83%) Games
9 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.61%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 113 (34.45%) Consultant
2 80 (24.39%) Analyst
3 35 (10.67%) Senior Consultant
4 32 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.54%) Developer
6 26 (7.93%) Data Analyst
7 25 (7.62%) SAS Consultant
8 17 (5.18%) Technical Support
8 17 (5.18%) Architect
9 16 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (4.88%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 15 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 13 (3.96%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 13 (3.96%) Data Scientist
12 10 (3.05%) Data Consultant
12 10 (3.05%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 10 (3.05%) Business Consultant
13 9 (2.74%) SAP Support
13 9 (2.74%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.62%) Web Services
2 18 (5.49%) Visualforce
3 14 (4.27%) XML
3 14 (4.27%) HTML
3 14 (4.27%) Mason
4 6 (1.83%) .NET
5 4 (1.22%) CSS
6 3 (0.91%) SOAP
6 3 (0.91%) CGI
6 3 (0.91%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.91%) KML
7 2 (0.61%) jQuery
7 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.61%) EDI
7 2 (0.61%) HTML5
7 2 (0.61%) CSS3
8 1 (0.30%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.30%) D3.js
8 1 (0.30%) Cascalog
Miscellaneous
1 98 (29.88%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (17.99%) Mathematics
3 53 (16.16%) Computer Science
4 35 (10.67%) Data Integration
5 31 (9.45%) Statistics
6 23 (7.01%) Social Network
6 23 (7.01%) Open Source
7 17 (5.18%) Visualisation
8 15 (4.57%) Algorithms
9 13 (3.96%) User Experience
9 13 (3.96%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.44%) Economics
10 8 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.44%) FMCG
11 6 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (1.52%) Social Media
13 4 (1.22%) Neural Network
13 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.22%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.22%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.62%) Windows
2 17 (5.18%) Linux
3 10 (3.05%) Windows XP
4 7 (2.13%) Debian
4 7 (2.13%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.13%) UNIX
5 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (100.00%) Analytics
2 140 (42.68%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (17.38%) Project Management
4 48 (14.63%) Data Modelling
5 44 (13.41%) ETL
5 44 (13.41%) Data Analysis
6 38 (11.59%) Information Management
7 35 (10.67%) Operations Research
8 33 (10.06%) CRM
9 30 (9.15%) Performance Management
10 29 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (7.62%) Data Management
12 22 (6.71%) Business Development
13 20 (6.10%) Statistical Analysis
14 17 (5.18%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.57%) Process Management
16 14 (4.27%) Quality Management
16 14 (4.27%) Risk Management
16 14 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (29.27%) SQL
2 24 (7.32%) Java
3 19 (5.79%) R
4 18 (5.49%) Apex Code
5 14 (4.27%) VBA
5 14 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.96%) MATLAB
7 9 (2.74%) C
8 8 (2.44%) C#
8 8 (2.44%) Python
9 7 (2.13%) C++
10 5 (1.52%) Perl
10 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.91%) ABAP
12 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 90 (27.44%) Degree
2 8 (2.44%) ACCA
2 8 (2.44%) CIMA
2 8 (2.44%) PhD
3 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.83%) MBA
5 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.91%) MCSE
7 2 (0.61%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.88%) SLA
2 9 (2.74%) QA
3 7 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) HDFS
2 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 55 (16.77%) Oracle
2 34 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.45%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (8.54%) SAP
5 27 (8.23%) IBM
6 23 (7.01%) Cognos
7 19 (5.79%) Business Objects
7 19 (5.79%) Google
8 18 (5.49%) Informatica
9 17 (5.18%) Tableau
10 12 (3.66%) Hortonworks
11 10 (3.05%) Cloudera
11 10 (3.05%) i2
11 10 (3.05%) ESRI
12 8 (2.44%) Hyperion
13 7 (2.13%) Greenplum
13 7 (2.13%) MapR
14 6 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
15 4 (1.22%) webMethods
15 4 (1.22%) Teradata
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