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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 752 752 801
Rank change year-on-year
0 +49
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 150 124 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 122 71 48
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
England +7 137 £50,000 -2.43% 22
London -12 76 £50,000 -4.76% 15
South East -17 27 £55,000 -21.42% 4
City of London +11 16 £47,500 -15.55% 9
Surrey +10 10 £45,000 -38.35% 1
Bracknell -2 10 £55,000 -
Berkshire -9 10 £55,000 -21.42%
East of England -19 9 £50,000 +53.84%
Cheshunt - 7 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £50,000 -
South West - 5 £37,500 -
East Midlands +2 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
North West -21 4 £57,500 +57.53% 2
Scotland -23 4 £47,500 +66.66% 1
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £57,500 - 2
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Reigate - 4 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 4 £57,500 - 2
Northamptonshire -20 3 £40,000 +23.07%
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £60,000 -
Crawley - 2 £58,750 -
Edinburgh - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bromley - 2 £31,125 -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Analytics
2 133 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
3 118 (35.01%) Finance
4 98 (29.08%) SQL
4 98 (29.08%) Analytical Skills
5 92 (27.30%) Degree
6 76 (22.55%) SAS
7 58 (17.21%) Mathematics
8 55 (16.32%) Big Data
9 54 (16.02%) MS Excel
10 53 (15.73%) Project Management
11 51 (15.13%) Computer Science
12 48 (14.24%) Oracle
12 48 (14.24%) SQL Server
13 46 (13.65%) Data Analysis
14 44 (13.06%) ETL
15 43 (12.76%) Data Mining
15 43 (12.76%) Data Warehouse
16 42 (12.46%) Microsoft
17 41 (12.17%) Salesforce.com
18 39 (11.57%) CRM
19 38 (11.28%) Statistics
19 38 (11.28%) Marketing
20 37 (10.98%) Operations Research
21 36 (10.68%) Data Modelling
22 35 (10.39%) Retail
23 32 (9.50%) SAP
23 32 (9.50%) Hadoop
24 31 (9.20%) OLAP
24 31 (9.20%) Web Services

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (22.55%) SAS
2 13 (3.86%) Apache
3 11 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.97%) NetWeaver
5 9 (2.67%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.48%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.12%) MS Office
3 20 (5.93%) SPSS
4 10 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.78%) FastStats
6 4 (1.19%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.89%) Stata
8 2 (0.59%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.04%) SAP BPC
2 14 (4.15%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (2.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.30%) HFM
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.19%) Force.com
2 4 (1.19%) SaaS
3 2 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.48%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) Wireless
2 4 (1.19%) DHCP
2 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.32%) Big Data
2 48 (14.24%) SQL Server
3 43 (12.76%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (12.76%) Data Mining
4 32 (9.50%) Hadoop
5 31 (9.20%) OLAP
6 25 (7.42%) MySQL
7 22 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (5.64%) Oracle OLAP
9 17 (5.04%) MongoDB
9 17 (5.04%) Relational Database
10 15 (4.45%) NoSQL
10 15 (4.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 14 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (3.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 12 (3.56%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (3.56%) SAP BW
14 11 (3.26%) QlikView
15 9 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.30%) ERwin
3 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 118 (35.01%) Finance
2 38 (11.28%) Marketing
3 35 (10.39%) Retail
4 22 (6.53%) Banking
5 21 (6.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.37%) Advertising
8 4 (1.19%) Games
8 4 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 116 (34.42%) Consultant
2 82 (24.33%) Analyst
3 39 (11.57%) Senior Consultant
4 31 (9.20%) Developer
5 29 (8.61%) Business Analyst
6 26 (7.72%) Technical Support
6 26 (7.72%) Data Analyst
7 19 (5.64%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (5.64%) Architect
8 17 (5.04%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (4.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 16 (4.75%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 16 (4.75%) Data Scientist
10 15 (4.45%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 14 (4.15%) Business Consultant
12 13 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.26%) Support Consultant
13 11 (3.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
13 11 (3.26%) Senior Technical Support
13 11 (3.26%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.20%) Web Services
2 23 (6.82%) Mason
2 23 (6.82%) Visualforce
3 17 (5.04%) XML
4 15 (4.45%) HTML
5 7 (2.08%) .NET
6 5 (1.48%) CSS
7 3 (0.89%) SOAP
7 3 (0.89%) HTML5
7 3 (0.89%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (0.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.89%) CSS3
8 2 (0.59%) KML
8 2 (0.59%) jQuery
8 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.59%) EDI
8 2 (0.59%) Middleware
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.30%) MDX
9 1 (0.30%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 98 (29.08%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (17.21%) Mathematics
3 51 (15.13%) Computer Science
4 38 (11.28%) Statistics
5 26 (7.72%) Data Integration
6 25 (7.42%) Open Source
7 22 (6.53%) Social Network
8 17 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (4.75%) Management Information System
10 14 (4.15%) Visualisation
11 13 (3.86%) User Experience
12 7 (2.08%) FMCG
13 6 (1.78%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (1.48%) Spread Betting
15 4 (1.19%) Credit Risk
15 4 (1.19%) Neural Network
15 4 (1.19%) Economics
15 4 (1.19%) IPTV
15 4 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
16 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.31%) Windows
2 17 (5.04%) Linux
3 11 (3.26%) Debian
3 11 (3.26%) Ubuntu
4 10 (2.97%) Windows XP
5 6 (1.78%) UNIX
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Analytics
2 133 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (15.73%) Project Management
4 46 (13.65%) Data Analysis
5 44 (13.06%) ETL
6 39 (11.57%) CRM
7 37 (10.98%) Operations Research
8 36 (10.68%) Data Modelling
9 31 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (8.61%) Information Management
11 25 (7.42%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (7.42%) Performance Management
12 21 (6.23%) Data Management
12 21 (6.23%) Business Development
13 18 (5.34%) Statistical Analysis
14 17 (5.04%) Line Management
15 15 (4.45%) Process Management
16 13 (3.86%) Risk Management
16 13 (3.86%) Business Analysis
17 12 (3.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 98 (29.08%) SQL
2 25 (7.42%) Java
3 23 (6.82%) Apex Code
4 19 (5.64%) R
5 15 (4.45%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.26%) C
6 11 (3.26%) VBA
7 9 (2.67%) C#
7 9 (2.67%) MATLAB
7 9 (2.67%) Perl
7 9 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.37%) Python
9 7 (2.08%) C++
10 5 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.59%) ABAP
13 1 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 92 (27.30%) Degree
2 10 (2.97%) PhD
3 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.08%) ACCA
3 7 (2.08%) CIMA
4 6 (1.78%) MBA
5 4 (1.19%) MCSE
6 2 (0.59%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) CAPM
7 1 (0.30%) SSCP
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.82%) SLA
2 8 (2.37%) QA
3 6 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.48%) HDFS
2 4 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.30%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (14.24%) Oracle
2 42 (12.46%) Microsoft
3 41 (12.17%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (9.50%) SAP
5 25 (7.42%) Cognos
6 24 (7.12%) IBM
7 19 (5.64%) Google
8 17 (5.04%) Business Objects
9 15 (4.45%) Informatica
10 12 (3.56%) Tableau
11 10 (2.97%) Hortonworks
12 9 (2.67%) Cloudera
13 7 (2.08%) Greenplum
13 7 (2.08%) MapR
13 7 (2.08%) Hyperion
13 7 (2.08%) i2
13 7 (2.08%) ESRI
14 6 (1.78%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (1.48%) Teradata
16 4 (1.19%) Omniture
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Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
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London
Consulting Point
Salary: £62000 - £78000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £70 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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West Sussex
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago