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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 667 738 736
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 226 169 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 150 137 89
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,100 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +31.57%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 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
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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 +71 220 £50,000 - 18
London +12 85 £50,000 - 7
North West +68 69 £39,500 -31.30% 3
Manchester - 37 £39,500 - 2
Cheshire +31 30 £39,000 -32.17% 1
Chester +14 26 - -
South East +11 24 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East of England -1 16 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Hertfordshire -5 16 £27,500 -45.00%
Berkshire +9 10 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £25,000 -
East Midlands +3 8 £55,000 +29.41% 1
City of London +12 7 £43,750 -7.89% 5
North East -4 5 £53,000 +6.00%
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £45,000 - 1
Midlands - 5 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £53,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £53,000 -
Scotland +1 4 £53,000 +11.57%
South West -23 4 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Feltham - 4 £165,000 -
Wokingham - 4 £27,500 -
West Midlands -3 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh -5 3 £53,000 +11.57%
Nottinghamshire -10 3 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Slough - 3 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +11 2 - -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 363 (100.00%) Analytics
2 180 (49.59%) Business Intelligence
3 148 (40.77%) SQL
4 134 (36.91%) Degree
5 115 (31.68%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (31.40%) Finance
7 103 (28.37%) Microsoft
8 88 (24.24%) Marketing
9 85 (23.42%) SAS
10 78 (21.49%) Big Data
11 73 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (19.83%) Visualisation
13 70 (19.28%) MS Excel
14 67 (18.46%) Tableau
15 64 (17.63%) SPSS
16 56 (15.43%) ETL
16 56 (15.43%) Business Development
17 55 (15.15%) IBM
18 54 (14.88%) Oracle
19 53 (14.60%) Mathematics
20 50 (13.77%) Cognos
20 50 (13.77%) BusinessObjects
21 48 (13.22%) Data Mining
21 48 (13.22%) R
22 47 (12.95%) Computer Science
23 46 (12.67%) MS Office
23 46 (12.67%) Business Analysis
24 45 (12.40%) Statistics
25 44 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
25 44 (12.12%) Use Case

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 85 (23.42%) SAS
2 8 (2.20%) Apache
3 6 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.38%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.10%) CMS
6 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.83%) IIS
6 3 (0.83%) JBoss
7 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 64 (17.63%) SPSS
3 46 (12.67%) MS Office
4 34 (9.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (7.99%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.10%) Weka
7 2 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.38%) Unica
3 5 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.03%) SaaS
3 6 (1.65%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) Force.com
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.10%) Unified Communications
2 3 (0.83%) HTTP
2 3 (0.83%) DNS
2 3 (0.83%) SSL
3 2 (0.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.28%) NAS
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.49%) Big Data
2 73 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (13.77%) BusinessObjects
4 48 (13.22%) Data Mining
5 43 (11.85%) SQL Server
5 43 (11.85%) QlikView
6 39 (10.74%) Hadoop
7 36 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (9.64%) Relational Database
9 24 (6.61%) Pentaho
10 22 (6.06%) MongoDB
11 21 (5.79%) NoSQL
12 19 (5.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 19 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (4.13%) MySQL
14 15 (4.13%) Oracle Database
15 14 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (3.31%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.83%) Subversion
3 3 (0.83%) Maven
4 2 (0.55%) ERwin
General
1 114 (31.40%) Finance
2 88 (24.24%) Marketing
3 42 (11.57%) Retail
4 29 (7.99%) Banking
5 13 (3.58%) Games
6 12 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.75%) Advertising
8 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.38%) Legal
9 5 (1.38%) German Language
10 4 (1.10%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.55%) Automotive
12 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 133 (36.64%) Analyst
2 77 (21.21%) Consultant
3 40 (11.02%) Business Analyst
4 28 (7.71%) Developer
4 28 (7.71%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (7.44%) Data Consultant
6 26 (7.16%) Big Data Consultant
7 22 (6.06%) Data Scientist
7 22 (6.06%) Architect
8 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 19 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 17 (4.68%) Data Manager
10 17 (4.68%) Support Analyst
11 16 (4.41%) Data Analyst
11 16 (4.41%) Business Manager
12 15 (4.13%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.86%) Senior Manager
14 13 (3.58%) Head of IT
15 12 (3.31%) Business Consultant
15 12 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.86%) .NET
2 13 (3.58%) XML
3 10 (2.75%) KML
3 10 (2.75%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (1.38%) MLlib
5 4 (1.10%) COM
6 3 (0.83%) JDBC
6 3 (0.83%) Servlets
6 3 (0.83%) SOAP
6 3 (0.83%) LAMP
6 3 (0.83%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.83%) XSLT
6 3 (0.83%) jBPM
7 2 (0.55%) D3.js
7 2 (0.55%) Mason
7 2 (0.55%) HTML5
7 2 (0.55%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.55%) CSS
7 2 (0.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (31.68%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (19.83%) Visualisation
3 53 (14.60%) Mathematics
4 47 (12.95%) Computer Science
5 45 (12.40%) Statistics
6 40 (11.02%) Management Information System
7 29 (7.99%) Credit Risk
8 25 (6.89%) Data Integration
9 15 (4.13%) Data Structures
10 14 (3.86%) FMCG
10 14 (3.86%) Data Extraction
11 12 (3.31%) Social Network
12 9 (2.48%) Economics
13 6 (1.65%) Neural Network
13 6 (1.65%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.65%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.65%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.38%) Social Media
14 5 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.41%) Windows
2 15 (4.13%) Linux
3 14 (3.86%) UNIX
4 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (100.00%) Analytics
2 180 (49.59%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (15.43%) ETL
3 56 (15.43%) Business Development
4 46 (12.67%) Business Analysis
5 44 (12.12%) Use Case
5 44 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (11.85%) Data Management
6 43 (11.85%) Statistical Analysis
7 41 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (10.19%) Project Management
8 37 (10.19%) Information Management
9 36 (9.92%) Data Modelling
10 34 (9.37%) Business Transformation
10 34 (9.37%) Open Source
11 33 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
11 33 (9.09%) CRM
12 30 (8.26%) Benchmarking
12 30 (8.26%) Data Analytics
13 24 (6.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 148 (40.77%) SQL
2 48 (13.22%) R
3 36 (9.92%) Python
4 27 (7.44%) Java
5 23 (6.34%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.31%) C#
6 12 (3.31%) VBA
7 8 (2.20%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.93%) C++
9 5 (1.38%) ABAP
9 5 (1.38%) SPARQL
10 4 (1.10%) VB
11 3 (0.83%) C
11 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.83%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.55%) Lingo
12 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.28%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 134 (36.91%) Degree
2 21 (5.79%) ISEB
3 15 (4.13%) PhD
4 6 (1.65%) PMP
4 6 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.38%) MCSE
5 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.10%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.28%) CCNA
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.68%) HDFS
2 13 (3.58%) GPFS
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.38%) Oozie
1 5 (1.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.46%) Tableau
3 55 (15.15%) IBM
4 54 (14.88%) Oracle
5 50 (13.77%) Cognos
6 37 (10.19%) Cloudera
7 32 (8.82%) MicroStrategy
8 26 (7.16%) Hortonworks
9 23 (6.34%) Informatica
10 20 (5.51%) Teradata
11 19 (5.23%) SAP
12 17 (4.68%) MapR
13 15 (4.13%) Greenplum
14 10 (2.75%) Twitter
14 10 (2.75%) ESRI
14 10 (2.75%) Apple
14 10 (2.75%) Talend
15 8 (2.20%) i2
15 8 (2.20%) Google
16 7 (1.93%) Ab Initio
Midlands
Cordant Group PLC
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £48000 Per Annum plus financial sector benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £100k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + OTE, Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bicester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bicester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago