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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 735 777 789
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 155 124 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 129 71 48
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.61%

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
92338 88528 90356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.52% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74520 72722 76092
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 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 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +44 144 £57,500 +9.52% 17
London +30 82 £60,000 - 3
South East -16 30 £47,500 -11.62% 5
City of London +16 15 £57,500 -4.16%
Berkshire -19 11 £27,500 -48.83% 4
North West -11 9 £58,750 +46.87% 5
Cheshire - 8 £58,750 - 1
Chester - 8 £58,750 -
Surrey -3 5 £40,000 -45.20%
Bracknell -5 5 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East of England -18 4 £47,500 +46.15% 1
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Reigate - 4 £40,000 -
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Reading - 4 £27,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - -
Hampshire -3 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -6 3 £47,500 +65.21% 1
Northamptonshire -22 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Brackley - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £40,000 -
Marlow - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £55,000 -
Crawley - 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Slough +1 2 - - 1

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 327 (100.00%) Analytics
2 137 (41.90%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (37.00%) Finance
4 99 (30.28%) Analytical Skills
5 94 (28.75%) SQL
6 93 (28.44%) SAS
7 90 (27.52%) Degree
8 60 (18.35%) Mathematics
9 57 (17.43%) Big Data
9 57 (17.43%) Project Management
10 54 (16.51%) Oracle
11 53 (16.21%) MS Excel
11 53 (16.21%) Computer Science
12 52 (15.90%) Data Warehouse
13 48 (14.68%) Data Modelling
14 44 (13.46%) ETL
14 44 (13.46%) Data Analysis
15 43 (13.15%) Data Mining
15 43 (13.15%) SQL Server
16 38 (11.62%) Information Management
16 38 (11.62%) Marketing
17 36 (11.01%) Operations Research
18 35 (10.70%) Data Integration
19 34 (10.40%) Hadoop
19 34 (10.40%) Microsoft
20 33 (10.09%) CRM
20 33 (10.09%) Statistics
21 31 (9.48%) Salesforce.com
22 30 (9.17%) Banking
22 30 (9.17%) Retail

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 93 (28.44%) SAS
2 10 (3.06%) NetWeaver
3 9 (2.75%) Apache Pig
3 9 (2.75%) Apache
4 8 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.14%) ArcGIS
6 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 53 (16.21%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.34%) MS Office
3 17 (5.20%) SPSS
4 13 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.53%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.92%) FastStats
6 3 (0.92%) Stata
7 2 (0.61%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (5.50%) SAP BPC
2 10 (3.06%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (2.75%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.31%) HFM
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.92%) Force.com
3 2 (0.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
1 2 (0.61%) Wireless
2 1 (0.31%) Extranet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (17.43%) Big Data
2 52 (15.90%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (13.15%) Data Mining
3 43 (13.15%) SQL Server
4 34 (10.40%) Hadoop
5 27 (8.26%) OLAP
5 27 (8.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 27 (8.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 19 (5.81%) MySQL
7 17 (5.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (4.89%) Oracle OLAP
8 16 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (4.59%) Relational Database
10 13 (3.98%) MongoDB
11 12 (3.67%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.67%) QlikView
12 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (3.36%) NoSQL
12 11 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (3.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.31%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.31%) ERwin
General
1 121 (37.00%) Finance
2 38 (11.62%) Marketing
3 30 (9.17%) Banking
3 30 (9.17%) Retail
4 16 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.28%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.06%) Advertising
7 6 (1.83%) Games
8 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Automotive
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 113 (34.56%) Consultant
2 81 (24.77%) Analyst
3 35 (10.70%) Senior Consultant
4 32 (9.79%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.56%) Developer
6 26 (7.95%) Data Analyst
7 25 (7.65%) SAS Consultant
8 17 (5.20%) Architect
9 16 (4.89%) SAP BPC Consultant
9 16 (4.89%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (4.89%) Technical Support
10 15 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 13 (3.98%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 13 (3.98%) Data Scientist
12 10 (3.06%) Data Consultant
12 10 (3.06%) Business Consultant
12 10 (3.06%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 9 (2.75%) Salesforce.com Consultant
13 9 (2.75%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.34%) Web Services
2 18 (5.50%) Visualforce
3 14 (4.28%) Mason
3 14 (4.28%) XML
3 14 (4.28%) HTML
4 6 (1.83%) .NET
5 4 (1.22%) CSS
6 3 (0.92%) KML
6 3 (0.92%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.92%) CGI
6 3 (0.92%) SOAP
7 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.61%) EDI
7 2 (0.61%) CSS3
7 2 (0.61%) HTML5
7 2 (0.61%) jQuery
8 1 (0.31%) Cascalog
8 1 (0.31%) Pandas
8 1 (0.31%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.28%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (18.35%) Mathematics
3 53 (16.21%) Computer Science
4 35 (10.70%) Data Integration
5 33 (10.09%) Statistics
6 23 (7.03%) Social Network
7 22 (6.73%) Open Source
8 17 (5.20%) Visualisation
9 15 (4.59%) Algorithms
10 13 (3.98%) Management Information System
10 13 (3.98%) User Experience
11 8 (2.45%) Economics
11 8 (2.45%) FMCG
11 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (1.22%) Neural Network
13 4 (1.22%) Social Media
13 4 (1.22%) Spread Betting
13 4 (1.22%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.34%) Windows
2 16 (4.89%) Linux
3 10 (3.06%) Windows XP
4 7 (2.14%) Debian
4 7 (2.14%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.14%) UNIX
5 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (100.00%) Analytics
2 137 (41.90%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (17.43%) Project Management
4 48 (14.68%) Data Modelling
5 44 (13.46%) ETL
5 44 (13.46%) Data Analysis
6 38 (11.62%) Information Management
7 36 (11.01%) Operations Research
8 33 (10.09%) CRM
9 29 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (8.87%) Performance Management
10 25 (7.65%) Data Management
10 25 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (6.73%) Business Development
12 20 (6.12%) Statistical Analysis
13 17 (5.20%) Business Analysis
14 15 (4.59%) Process Management
15 14 (4.28%) Mentoring
15 14 (4.28%) Coaching
15 14 (4.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (28.75%) SQL
2 24 (7.34%) Java
3 19 (5.81%) R
4 18 (5.50%) Apex Code
5 14 (4.28%) VBA
5 14 (4.28%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.98%) MATLAB
7 9 (2.75%) C
8 8 (2.45%) C#
8 8 (2.45%) Python
9 7 (2.14%) C++
10 5 (1.53%) Perl
10 5 (1.53%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.92%) ABAP
12 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.31%) Clojure
12 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (27.52%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) PhD
2 8 (2.45%) CIMA
2 8 (2.45%) ACCA
3 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.83%) MBA
5 5 (1.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.92%) MCSE
7 2 (0.61%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.89%) SLA
2 9 (2.75%) QA
3 7 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) HDFS
2 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) Oracle
2 34 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.48%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (8.56%) SAP
5 26 (7.95%) IBM
6 23 (7.03%) Cognos
7 19 (5.81%) Google
7 19 (5.81%) Business Objects
8 18 (5.50%) Informatica
9 17 (5.20%) Tableau
10 12 (3.67%) Hortonworks
11 10 (3.06%) i2
11 10 (3.06%) ESRI
11 10 (3.06%) Cloudera
12 8 (2.45%) Hyperion
13 7 (2.14%) MapR
13 7 (2.14%) Greenplum
14 6 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
15 4 (1.22%) webMethods
15 4 (1.22%) Teradata
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