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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 739 767 797
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +30
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 152 122 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 127 69 44
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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
92294 87311 92008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73847 71644 77513
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,580
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +3 140 £50,000 - 26
London +12 75 £52,500 -4.10% 12
South East +4 30 £55,000 -21.42% 6
City of London +14 16 £50,000 -16.66% 6
East of England -3 10 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Bracknell +1 8 £55,000 -
Surrey 0 8 £40,000 -45.20% 1
Berkshire -8 8 £55,000 -18.51%
Hertfordshire - 7 £50,000 -
Cheshunt - 7 £50,000 -
North West -12 6 £57,500 +47.43% 2
Cheshire - 6 £57,500 - 1
Chester - 6 £57,500 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £60,000 -
East Midlands -7 4 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Scotland -9 4 £47,500 +66.66% 1
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Reigate - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -4 3 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire -21 3 £40,000 +23.07%
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Crawley - 3 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 -
Sussex - 2 £62,500 - 1

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 334 (100.00%) Analytics
2 134 (40.12%) Business Intelligence
3 120 (35.93%) Finance
4 97 (29.04%) Analytical Skills
5 93 (27.84%) SQL
6 89 (26.65%) Degree
7 80 (23.95%) SAS
8 59 (17.66%) Project Management
8 59 (17.66%) Mathematics
9 54 (16.17%) MS Excel
10 50 (14.97%) Big Data
11 49 (14.67%) Computer Science
11 49 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (14.37%) Oracle
13 46 (13.77%) SQL Server
13 46 (13.77%) Data Analysis
14 42 (12.57%) ETL
15 41 (12.28%) Data Modelling
15 41 (12.28%) Microsoft
16 40 (11.98%) Data Mining
17 38 (11.38%) CRM
17 38 (11.38%) Salesforce.com
17 38 (11.38%) Operations Research
18 36 (10.78%) Statistics
19 35 (10.48%) Marketing
19 35 (10.48%) SAP
20 34 (10.18%) Information Management
21 33 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
22 32 (9.58%) Data Integration
23 30 (8.98%) Retail

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 80 (23.95%) SAS
2 10 (2.99%) Apache
2 10 (2.99%) NetWeaver
3 9 (2.69%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.40%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.80%) ArcGIS
6 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (16.17%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.19%) MS Office
3 18 (5.39%) SPSS
4 10 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.80%) FastStats
6 5 (1.50%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.90%) Stata
8 2 (0.60%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (5.39%) SAP BPC
2 12 (3.59%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (2.99%) Google Analytics
4 7 (2.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) HFM
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.20%) Force.com
2 4 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.50%) Internet
2 4 (1.20%) Wireless
3 1 (0.30%) Extranet
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.97%) Big Data
2 49 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (13.77%) SQL Server
4 40 (11.98%) Data Mining
5 29 (8.68%) OLAP
5 29 (8.68%) Hadoop
6 21 (6.29%) MySQL
7 20 (5.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 18 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (5.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 18 (5.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 15 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (4.19%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.19%) MongoDB
11 13 (3.89%) NoSQL
11 13 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (3.59%) SAP BW
13 11 (3.29%) QlikView
14 9 (2.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.30%) ERwin
General
1 120 (35.93%) Finance
2 35 (10.48%) Marketing
3 30 (8.98%) Retail
4 26 (7.78%) Banking
5 18 (5.39%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.59%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.40%) Advertising
8 5 (1.50%) Games
9 4 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 113 (33.83%) Consultant
2 86 (25.75%) Analyst
3 37 (11.08%) Senior Consultant
4 32 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 30 (8.98%) Developer
6 26 (7.78%) Data Analyst
7 19 (5.69%) Architect
7 19 (5.69%) Technical Support
8 18 (5.39%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (4.79%) SAP BPC Consultant
9 16 (4.79%) SAS Consultant
10 15 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 15 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.89%) Salesforce.com Consultant
11 13 (3.89%) Data Scientist
11 13 (3.89%) Business Consultant
12 10 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (2.99%) Senior Technical Support
12 10 (2.99%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.49%) Web Services
2 21 (6.29%) Visualforce
3 20 (5.99%) Mason
4 15 (4.49%) XML
4 15 (4.49%) HTML
5 6 (1.80%) .NET
6 5 (1.50%) CSS
7 3 (0.90%) HTML5
7 3 (0.90%) CSS3
7 3 (0.90%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (0.90%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.90%) SOAP
8 2 (0.60%) EDI
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.60%) jQuery
8 2 (0.60%) KML
9 1 (0.30%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.30%) SciPy
9 1 (0.30%) Cascalog
9 1 (0.30%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 97 (29.04%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (17.66%) Mathematics
3 49 (14.67%) Computer Science
4 36 (10.78%) Statistics
5 32 (9.58%) Data Integration
6 22 (6.59%) Open Source
7 21 (6.29%) Social Network
8 14 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (4.19%) Algorithms
8 14 (4.19%) User Experience
9 13 (3.89%) Visualisation
10 10 (2.99%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.10%) FMCG
12 5 (1.50%) Spread Betting
12 5 (1.50%) Economics
13 4 (1.20%) IPTV
13 4 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
13 4 (1.20%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.59%) Windows
2 13 (3.89%) Linux
3 10 (2.99%) Windows XP
4 9 (2.69%) Ubuntu
4 9 (2.69%) Debian
5 5 (1.50%) UNIX
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (100.00%) Analytics
2 134 (40.12%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (17.66%) Project Management
4 46 (13.77%) Data Analysis
5 42 (12.57%) ETL
6 41 (12.28%) Data Modelling
7 38 (11.38%) CRM
7 38 (11.38%) Operations Research
8 34 (10.18%) Information Management
9 33 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (7.78%) Performance Management
10 26 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (6.89%) Business Development
12 18 (5.39%) Statistical Analysis
12 18 (5.39%) Data Management
13 16 (4.79%) Process Management
13 16 (4.79%) Business Analysis
14 14 (4.19%) Coaching
15 13 (3.89%) Mentoring
15 13 (3.89%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (27.84%) SQL
2 23 (6.89%) Java
3 21 (6.29%) Apex Code
4 16 (4.79%) R
5 15 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.59%) VBA
7 11 (3.29%) C
8 9 (2.69%) MATLAB
9 7 (2.10%) Python
9 7 (2.10%) C#
10 6 (1.80%) C++
10 6 (1.80%) Perl
10 6 (1.80%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.90%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.90%) ABAP
11 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) Clojure
12 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (26.65%) Degree
2 8 (2.40%) PhD
2 8 (2.40%) ACCA
2 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.40%) CIMA
3 6 (1.80%) MBA
4 5 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.20%) MCSE
6 2 (0.60%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) CAPM
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.99%) SLA
2 9 (2.69%) QA
3 6 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (0.90%) HDFS
2 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (14.37%) Oracle
2 41 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 38 (11.38%) Salesforce.com
4 35 (10.48%) SAP
5 24 (7.19%) Cognos
6 22 (6.59%) IBM
7 20 (5.99%) Google
8 19 (5.69%) Business Objects
9 16 (4.79%) Informatica
10 15 (4.49%) Tableau
11 10 (2.99%) Hortonworks
12 8 (2.40%) i2
12 8 (2.40%) ESRI
12 8 (2.40%) Cloudera
13 7 (2.10%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (1.80%) MapR
15 5 (1.50%) Greenplum
16 4 (1.20%) webMethods
16 4 (1.20%) Omniture
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Share options & benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Chatham, Kent
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