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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 749 759 754
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 140 177 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 92 125 81
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%

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
89503 97151 86101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.18% 82.70% 80.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72819 78976 70889
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +2 128 £50,000 -9.09% 24
London +9 59 £57,500 -4.16% 12
South East -10 27 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North West - 23 £41,500 - 6
Yorkshire +12 11 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands +3 11 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 11 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 10 - -
North East +5 10 - -
Tyne and Wear +2 10 - -
Birmingham -1 10 - -
Leeds - 10 - -
Liverpool - 10 - -
Merseyside - 10 - -
Hertfordshire +17 9 £82,500 +65.00%
East of England +5 9 £82,500 +46.66%
Berkshire -22 9 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Manchester - 9 £40,000 - 3
City of London +44 8 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Scotland +23 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Surrey +13 6 £30,000 -53.84%
Glasgow +4 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Staines - 4 £30,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £41,500 - 3
East Midlands +8 3 £42,250 -
Bracknell +3 3 £100,000 +270.37%
Edinburgh - 3 £26,923 - 1
Guildford +13 2 £31,500 -
West Sussex 0 2 £52,500 - 2

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 258 (100.00%) Analytics
2 122 (47.29%) Business Intelligence
3 78 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 77 (29.84%) Finance
5 72 (27.91%) SQL
6 71 (27.52%) Degree
7 66 (25.58%) Visualisation
8 62 (24.03%) Tableau
9 60 (23.26%) SAS
10 58 (22.48%) Big Data
11 56 (21.71%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (21.71%) Oracle
12 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
12 49 (18.99%) Retail
13 46 (17.83%) ETL
14 45 (17.44%) IBM
15 41 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
15 41 (15.89%) MS Excel
15 41 (15.89%) Business Objects
15 41 (15.89%) Marketing
16 38 (14.73%) SPSS
17 37 (14.34%) Computer Science
18 35 (13.57%) Python
19 32 (12.40%) QlikView
20 31 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 30 (11.63%) Cognos
22 29 (11.24%) Statistics
23 28 (10.85%) Cloudera
24 27 (10.47%) R
24 27 (10.47%) Java

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 60 (23.26%) SAS
2 9 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (3.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.10%) WebSphere Portal
3 8 (3.10%) IBM Connections
4 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.16%) Apache
4 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.16%) PegaRULES
5 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) JBoss
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 38 (14.73%) SPSS
3 20 (7.75%) MS Office
4 16 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.16%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.78%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.39%) HFM
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.39%) Unica
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.49%) Office 365
4 4 (1.55%) SaaS
4 4 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Force.com
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.49%) Firewall
2 8 (3.10%) VoIP
3 2 (0.78%) SAN
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.48%) Big Data
2 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
3 41 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (12.40%) QlikView
5 31 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (10.08%) Hadoop
7 21 (8.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (7.36%) Data Mining
9 19 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (7.36%) Relational Database
10 17 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (6.59%) MongoDB
11 16 (6.20%) Pentaho
12 15 (5.81%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (3.88%) HBase
14 10 (3.88%) Apache Hive
14 10 (3.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 10 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.39%) Toad
3 1 (0.39%) Maven
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 77 (29.84%) Finance
2 49 (18.99%) Retail
3 41 (15.89%) Marketing
4 20 (7.75%) Banking
5 12 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.88%) Games
7 7 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.33%) Legal
8 6 (2.33%) Advertising
9 4 (1.55%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.16%) Automotive
10 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (27.91%) Consultant
2 60 (23.26%) Analyst
3 33 (12.79%) Architect
4 29 (11.24%) Developer
5 23 (8.91%) Business Analyst
6 21 (8.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 17 (6.59%) Head of IT
8 16 (6.20%) Data Scientist
8 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 14 (5.43%) Enterprise Architect
10 13 (5.04%) Data Consultant
11 11 (4.26%) Data Analyst
11 11 (4.26%) Big Data Consultant
12 10 (3.88%) Business Consultant
13 9 (3.49%) Management Consultant
13 9 (3.49%) Technical Consultant
13 9 (3.49%) Business Manager
13 9 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (3.49%) Business Developer
14 8 (3.10%) SAS BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.04%) .NET
2 11 (4.26%) XML
3 10 (3.88%) Ajax
4 9 (3.49%) CSS
4 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.10%) KML
6 6 (2.33%) Web Services
7 4 (1.55%) COM
8 3 (1.16%) JRules
8 3 (1.16%) LAMP
9 2 (0.78%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.39%) HTML
10 1 (0.39%) XSLT
10 1 (0.39%) JDBC
10 1 (0.39%) JSP
10 1 (0.39%) Servlets
10 1 (0.39%) SOAP
10 1 (0.39%) JMS
10 1 (0.39%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.39%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 66 (25.58%) Visualisation
2 56 (21.71%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (14.34%) Computer Science
4 29 (11.24%) Statistics
5 23 (8.91%) Management Information System
6 21 (8.14%) Mathematics
7 18 (6.98%) FMCG
8 17 (6.59%) Data Integration
9 14 (5.43%) Social Network
10 13 (5.04%) Social Media
11 10 (3.88%) Performance Metrics
11 10 (3.88%) Neural Network
12 8 (3.10%) Data Structures
13 6 (2.33%) Data Extraction
13 6 (2.33%) Credit Risk
13 6 (2.33%) E-Learning
14 5 (1.94%) Algorithms
15 3 (1.16%) NHS
15 3 (1.16%) Economics
15 3 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.43%) Linux
2 12 (4.65%) UNIX
3 5 (1.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) AIX
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (100.00%) Analytics
2 122 (47.29%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (17.83%) ETL
4 26 (10.08%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.69%) Data Visualisation
5 25 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (8.91%) Open Source
7 21 (8.14%) Information Management
8 20 (7.75%) Business Analysis
9 19 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (7.36%) Data Analytics
9 19 (7.36%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.98%) Line Management
10 18 (6.98%) Data Management
10 18 (6.98%) CRM
11 16 (6.20%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.43%) Logical Data Model
12 14 (5.43%) Process Management
13 13 (5.04%) Data Analysis
14 12 (4.65%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 72 (27.91%) SQL
2 35 (13.57%) Python
3 27 (10.47%) R
3 27 (10.47%) Java
4 11 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.26%) C#
5 10 (3.88%) C++
6 9 (3.49%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.94%) ABAP
7 5 (1.94%) Perl
8 4 (1.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.16%) VB
9 3 (1.16%) VBA
10 2 (0.78%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.39%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 71 (27.52%) Degree
2 7 (2.71%) PhD
3 5 (1.94%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.78%) MCSE
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.88%) HDFS
2 9 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 62 (24.03%) Tableau
3 56 (21.71%) Oracle
4 45 (17.44%) IBM
5 41 (15.89%) Business Objects
6 30 (11.63%) Cognos
7 28 (10.85%) Cloudera
8 25 (9.69%) SAP
9 22 (8.53%) VMware
10 21 (8.14%) Greenplum
11 19 (7.36%) Hortonworks
12 15 (5.81%) Teradata
13 13 (5.04%) MicroStrategy
14 12 (4.65%) MapR
15 9 (3.49%) Citrix
16 8 (3.10%) ESRI
17 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (2.33%) i2
17 6 (2.33%) Informatica
18 5 (1.94%) Hyperion
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Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits, negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Midlands
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Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £80000 per annum + x2 OTE + £7K Car + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
JM
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £100k plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £95000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £80,000
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West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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