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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 753 751 779
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 127 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 95 101 89
Average salary £57,500 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.53% -7.00%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £74,000
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 24 December 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 December 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 +1 118 £60,000 +9.09% 7
London +4 70 £62,500 +4.16% 3
South East -15 30 £32,750 -27.22% 1
Berkshire -5 17 £28,000 -20.00%
City of London +1 10 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £32,500 - 1
Slough - 8 - -
East of England -12 6 £47,500 +43.93%
Bracknell -15 5 £28,000 -
Marlow - 5 - -
North West - 5 £60,000 - 2
Scotland +2 4 £40,250 +15.00%
West Midlands -17 4 £49,750 +7.56% 1
Reading - 4 £27,500 -
Chester - 4 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £60,000 -
Glasgow +2 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £52,500 +59.09%
Hertfordshire - 2 £77,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Sussex - 2 £62,500 -
Bedford - 2 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £31,250 -
Wales - 2 £31,250 -
South Wales - 2 £31,250 -
York +9 1 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +7 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge +1 1 £60,000 +81.81%
Bristol -2 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey -4 1 £40,000 +33.33%

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Analytics
2 138 (49.29%) Business Intelligence
3 93 (33.21%) Finance
4 86 (30.71%) SAS
4 86 (30.71%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (27.14%) SQL
6 65 (23.21%) Degree
7 59 (21.07%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (21.07%) Data Modelling
8 57 (20.36%) Big Data
9 50 (17.86%) Oracle
10 46 (16.43%) ETL
11 44 (15.71%) Data Integration
12 43 (15.36%) Project Management
12 43 (15.36%) Mathematics
13 42 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 42 (15.00%) Marketing
14 41 (14.64%) Information Management
15 40 (14.29%) Computer Science
16 36 (12.86%) MS Excel
17 32 (11.43%) IBM
18 31 (11.07%) Hadoop
19 30 (10.71%) SAP
19 30 (10.71%) Performance Management
20 29 (10.36%) Microsoft
21 28 (10.00%) Retail
22 27 (9.64%) Data Mining
22 27 (9.64%) Operations Research
22 27 (9.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
22 27 (9.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 86 (30.71%) SAS
2 12 (4.29%) NetWeaver
3 10 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 8 (2.86%) Apache
5 7 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.50%) ArcGIS
6 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.71%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.36%) SPSS
3 13 (4.64%) MS Office
4 6 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.79%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) FastStats
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) Stata
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 15 (5.36%) SAP BPC
2 14 (5.00%) Google Analytics
3 9 (3.21%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.71%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.36%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) VoIP
1 2 (0.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.07%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (20.36%) Big Data
3 42 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (11.07%) Hadoop
5 27 (9.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 27 (9.64%) Data Mining
5 27 (9.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 19 (6.79%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.71%) OLAP
8 15 (5.36%) MySQL
8 15 (5.36%) QlikView
9 14 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (5.00%) Oracle Database
10 12 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.93%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 10 (3.57%) SAP BW
12 10 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (3.21%) MongoDB
13 9 (3.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
General
1 93 (33.21%) Finance
2 42 (15.00%) Marketing
3 28 (10.00%) Retail
4 15 (5.36%) Banking
5 14 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.57%) Advertising
7 7 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.14%) Games
9 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.07%) Legal
10 3 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 101 (36.07%) Consultant
2 75 (26.79%) Analyst
3 33 (11.79%) Business Analyst
4 25 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
4 25 (8.93%) SAS Consultant
5 22 (7.86%) Architect
5 22 (7.86%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 17 (6.07%) Developer
8 16 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
9 15 (5.36%) Data Consultant
10 13 (4.64%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 13 (4.64%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 13 (4.64%) Technical Support
10 13 (4.64%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 12 (4.29%) SAP Support
12 9 (3.21%) Data Architect
13 8 (2.86%) Support Consultant
13 8 (2.86%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.64%) Web Services
2 11 (3.93%) XML
3 7 (2.50%) Visualforce
4 4 (1.43%) KML
4 4 (1.43%) SAP Basis
4 4 (1.43%) Mason
5 3 (1.07%) HTML
5 3 (1.07%) CSS
5 3 (1.07%) CGI
6 2 (0.71%) Ajax
6 2 (0.71%) .NET
7 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.36%) SOAP
7 1 (0.36%) JRules
7 1 (0.36%) EDI
7 1 (0.36%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) SciPy
7 1 (0.36%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.36%) D3.js
7 1 (0.36%) Cascalog
Miscellaneous
1 86 (30.71%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (15.71%) Data Integration
3 43 (15.36%) Mathematics
4 40 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 20 (7.14%) Statistics
6 18 (6.43%) Visualisation
7 17 (6.07%) Open Source
8 13 (4.64%) Social Media
9 12 (4.29%) Management Information System
10 9 (3.21%) Economics
10 9 (3.21%) FMCG
10 9 (3.21%) User Experience
11 7 (2.50%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.50%) Social Network
12 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.79%) Reference Data
14 3 (1.07%) Credit Risk
14 3 (1.07%) GIS
14 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.71%) Windows
1 16 (5.71%) Linux
2 7 (2.50%) UNIX
3 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.71%) Debian
4 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (100.00%) Analytics
2 138 (49.29%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (21.07%) Data Modelling
4 46 (16.43%) ETL
5 43 (15.36%) Project Management
6 41 (14.64%) Information Management
7 30 (10.71%) Performance Management
8 27 (9.64%) Operations Research
9 25 (8.93%) Business Development
10 24 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 24 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (6.43%) Data Management
11 18 (6.43%) Business Analysis
12 16 (5.71%) CRM
13 15 (5.36%) Statistical Analysis
14 14 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
14 14 (5.00%) Customer Insight
14 14 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 76 (27.14%) SQL
2 19 (6.79%) Java
3 14 (5.00%) R
4 12 (4.29%) VBA
5 11 (3.93%) MATLAB
6 7 (2.50%) Apex Code
7 6 (2.14%) ABAP
7 6 (2.14%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.43%) C#
8 4 (1.43%) Python
8 4 (1.43%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.36%) XQuery
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 65 (23.21%) Degree
2 5 (1.79%) ACCA
2 5 (1.79%) CIMA
2 5 (1.79%) PhD
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.71%) SAS Certification
4 2 (0.71%) MBA
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.21%) QA
2 8 (2.86%) SLA
3 6 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.71%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (17.86%) Oracle
2 32 (11.43%) IBM
3 30 (10.71%) SAP
4 29 (10.36%) Microsoft
5 19 (6.79%) Cognos
5 19 (6.79%) Tableau
6 17 (6.07%) Google
6 17 (6.07%) Business Objects
7 16 (5.71%) Informatica
8 11 (3.93%) i2
8 11 (3.93%) ESRI
8 11 (3.93%) Hortonworks
9 9 (3.21%) Cloudera
9 9 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (3.21%) Adobe
10 8 (2.86%) Coremetrics
11 7 (2.50%) Hyperion
12 6 (2.14%) Greenplum
13 5 (1.79%) MapR
13 5 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
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