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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 768 767 794
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 134 117 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 102 87 74
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £68,500 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -14.89%

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
93576 89385 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.26% 81.66% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76906 72661 77293
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -10 126 £60,000 +9.09% 13
London +28 77 £61,250 +2.08% 7
South East -18 31 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Berkshire -3 15 £27,500 -21.42% 1
City of London +23 11 £60,000 - 1
Slough - 8 - -
North West -4 6 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East of England -19 5 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Cheshire - 5 £60,000 -
Chester - 5 £60,000 -
Reading - 4 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Hampshire -12 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell -25 3 £28,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £55,000 -
Crawley - 3 £60,000 -
Reigate - 3 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £40,000 - 1
Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire -2 2 £47,500 +72.72%
West Midlands -5 2 £66,250 +43.24%
Glasgow -8 2 £40,250 +15.00%
Scotland -14 2 £40,250 +15.00%
Yorkshire -41 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Wales - 2 £31,250 - 1
South Wales - 2 £31,250 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £31,250 - 1
Bedford - 2 £47,500 -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,500 - 1

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Analytics
2 136 (44.88%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (35.31%) Finance
4 92 (30.36%) SQL
5 91 (30.03%) SAS
6 86 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
7 80 (26.40%) Degree
8 55 (18.15%) Big Data
9 54 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (17.82%) Oracle
10 53 (17.49%) Project Management
10 53 (17.49%) Mathematics
11 52 (17.16%) Data Modelling
12 50 (16.50%) Computer Science
13 46 (15.18%) ETL
14 42 (13.86%) Marketing
15 41 (13.53%) MS Excel
16 39 (12.87%) SQL Server
16 39 (12.87%) Information Management
16 39 (12.87%) Data Analysis
16 39 (12.87%) Data Integration
17 35 (11.55%) Data Mining
18 34 (11.22%) Operations Research
19 30 (9.90%) IBM
19 30 (9.90%) SAP
19 30 (9.90%) Performance Management
19 30 (9.90%) Hadoop
20 27 (8.91%) Retail
21 26 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (8.58%) Microsoft

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 91 (30.03%) SAS
2 12 (3.96%) NetWeaver
3 10 (3.30%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.31%) ArcGIS
4 7 (2.31%) Apache
5 6 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 41 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.61%) MS Office
3 15 (4.95%) SPSS
4 8 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.65%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.99%) Stata
7 2 (0.66%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.33%) FastStats
8 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.28%) SAP BPC
2 12 (3.96%) Google Analytics
3 9 (2.97%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.66%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.33%) HFM
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.99%) Force.com
2 3 (0.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) Extranet
2 1 (0.33%) Wireless
2 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.15%) Big Data
2 54 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (12.87%) SQL Server
4 35 (11.55%) Data Mining
5 30 (9.90%) Hadoop
6 26 (8.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 26 (8.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 23 (7.59%) OLAP
8 20 (6.60%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.61%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (5.28%) MySQL
11 14 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 14 (4.62%) Oracle Database
12 13 (4.29%) QlikView
12 13 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (3.30%) SAP BW
13 10 (3.30%) MongoDB
13 10 (3.30%) NoSQL
14 9 (2.97%) SAP Data Services
14 9 (2.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
General
1 107 (35.31%) Finance
2 42 (13.86%) Marketing
3 27 (8.91%) Retail
4 24 (7.92%) Banking
5 14 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.30%) Advertising
7 9 (2.97%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.98%) Games
9 5 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.32%) Legal
10 4 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (34.32%) Consultant
2 80 (26.40%) Analyst
3 36 (11.88%) Business Analyst
4 27 (8.91%) Senior Consultant
5 26 (8.58%) Data Analyst
6 25 (8.25%) SAS Consultant
7 22 (7.26%) Developer
8 21 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (5.94%) Architect
10 16 (5.28%) SAP Consultant
11 15 (4.95%) Technical Support
12 14 (4.62%) Data Consultant
12 14 (4.62%) SAP BPC Consultant
13 13 (4.29%) Senior SAS Consultant
13 13 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 12 (3.96%) Senior Business Analyst
14 12 (3.96%) SAP Support
15 9 (2.97%) Data Scientist
16 8 (2.64%) Business Manager
16 8 (2.64%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.94%) Web Services
2 12 (3.96%) XML
3 11 (3.63%) Visualforce
4 8 (2.64%) HTML
5 7 (2.31%) Mason
6 4 (1.32%) KML
7 3 (0.99%) CSS
7 3 (0.99%) CGI
7 3 (0.99%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.66%) EDI
8 2 (0.66%) .NET
8 2 (0.66%) HTML5
8 2 (0.66%) CSS3
9 1 (0.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.33%) D3.js
9 1 (0.33%) Cascalog
9 1 (0.33%) Pandas
9 1 (0.33%) SciPy
9 1 (0.33%) jQuery
9 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 86 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (17.49%) Mathematics
3 50 (16.50%) Computer Science
4 39 (12.87%) Data Integration
5 24 (7.92%) Statistics
6 19 (6.27%) Open Source
7 17 (5.61%) Social Network
8 14 (4.62%) Algorithms
8 14 (4.62%) Visualisation
9 11 (3.63%) Management Information System
10 10 (3.30%) User Experience
10 10 (3.30%) Social Media
11 8 (2.64%) FMCG
11 8 (2.64%) Economics
12 7 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.65%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (1.32%) Credit Risk
15 3 (0.99%) Reference Data
15 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.94%) Windows
2 15 (4.95%) Linux
3 6 (1.98%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.65%) UNIX
5 3 (0.99%) Debian
5 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.33%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (100.00%) Analytics
2 136 (44.88%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (17.49%) Project Management
4 52 (17.16%) Data Modelling
5 46 (15.18%) ETL
6 39 (12.87%) Information Management
6 39 (12.87%) Data Analysis
7 34 (11.22%) Operations Research
8 30 (9.90%) Performance Management
9 26 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (8.25%) Business Development
11 24 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (7.26%) CRM
13 21 (6.93%) Data Management
14 19 (6.27%) Statistical Analysis
15 18 (5.94%) Business Analysis
16 14 (4.62%) Customer Intelligence
16 14 (4.62%) Mentoring
17 13 (4.29%) Customer Insight
17 13 (4.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.36%) SQL
2 20 (6.60%) Java
3 14 (4.62%) VBA
3 14 (4.62%) R
4 13 (4.29%) MATLAB
5 11 (3.63%) Apex Code
6 9 (2.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.98%) ABAP
7 6 (1.98%) Python
8 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.32%) C#
9 3 (0.99%) C
10 2 (0.66%) C++
10 2 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.33%) XQuery
11 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 80 (26.40%) Degree
2 7 (2.31%) PhD
3 6 (1.98%) ACCA
3 6 (1.98%) CIMA
4 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.66%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) SLA
2 6 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.65%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (17.82%) Oracle
2 30 (9.90%) SAP
2 30 (9.90%) IBM
3 26 (8.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.93%) Cognos
5 18 (5.94%) Business Objects
5 18 (5.94%) Informatica
5 18 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (5.94%) Google
6 16 (5.28%) Tableau
7 11 (3.63%) i2
7 11 (3.63%) Hortonworks
7 11 (3.63%) ESRI
8 9 (2.97%) Adobe
8 9 (2.97%) Cloudera
9 8 (2.64%) Coremetrics
9 8 (2.64%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.98%) Greenplum
11 5 (1.65%) MapR
11 5 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
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