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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analytics
Rank 725 740 770
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 168 137 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 136 89 66
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -15.55%

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
92648 84518 90975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.58% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73866 69082 77128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 152 £50,000 - 22
London +12 84 £50,000 - 11
South East -32 28 £55,000 -21.42% 4
City of London +3 20 £47,500 -9.52% 6
East of England 0 16 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Surrey +7 12 £55,000 -24.65% 4
Bracknell +5 12 £55,000 -
Berkshire -14 12 £55,000 -21.42%
Hertfordshire - 12 £50,000 -
Cheshunt - 12 £50,000 -
Scotland -21 5 £47,500 +63.79% 2
South West - 5 £37,500 - 1
North West -30 4 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Norfolk - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £57,500 -
Guildford - 4 £55,000 -
Chester - 4 £57,500 -
East Midlands -12 3 £42,500 +36.00% 2
North East - 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 - 2
Dorset - 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -13 2 - -
Northamptonshire -18 2 £42,500 +30.76%
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
Brackley - 2 £42,500 -
Reigate - 2 £42,500 - 2
Sheffield - 2 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £60,000 -

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 354 (100.00%) Analytics
2 137 (38.70%) Business Intelligence
3 112 (31.64%) Finance
4 102 (28.81%) SQL
5 96 (27.12%) Degree
6 81 (22.88%) SAS
7 59 (16.67%) Big Data
8 57 (16.10%) Mathematics
9 56 (15.82%) MS Excel
10 54 (15.25%) Oracle
11 51 (14.41%) ETL
11 51 (14.41%) Computer Science
12 49 (13.84%) Data Mining
13 48 (13.56%) SQL Server
14 45 (12.71%) CRM
14 45 (12.71%) Project Management
15 44 (12.43%) Microsoft
15 44 (12.43%) Salesforce.com
16 43 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
17 41 (11.58%) Retail
17 41 (11.58%) Data Analysis
18 39 (11.02%) Marketing
19 37 (10.45%) Operations Research
19 37 (10.45%) Statistics
20 35 (9.89%) Data Modelling
20 35 (9.89%) Web Services
21 34 (9.60%) OLAP
21 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
22 32 (9.04%) Hadoop
23 30 (8.47%) Open Source

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (22.88%) SAS
2 16 (4.52%) Apache
3 13 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.82%) Apache Pig
5 8 (2.26%) NetWeaver
6 7 (1.98%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.13%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.63%) SPSS
3 22 (6.21%) MS Office
4 10 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.69%) FastStats
6 5 (1.41%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.85%) Stata
7 3 (0.85%) Vensim
8 2 (0.56%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.24%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (3.67%) SAP BPC
3 11 (3.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.98%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.28%) HFM
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.69%) SaaS
3 4 (1.13%) Force.com
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.41%) Internet
1 5 (1.41%) Wireless
2 4 (1.13%) DHCP
2 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.13%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Extranet
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.67%) Big Data
2 49 (13.84%) Data Mining
3 48 (13.56%) SQL Server
4 43 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (9.60%) OLAP
6 32 (9.04%) Hadoop
7 30 (8.47%) MySQL
8 25 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (5.93%) Relational Database
10 19 (5.37%) Oracle OLAP
11 18 (5.08%) MongoDB
12 17 (4.80%) NoSQL
13 16 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (4.24%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 14 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (3.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 12 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (2.82%) SAP BW
19 9 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.56%) ERwin
3 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.28%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 112 (31.64%) Finance
2 41 (11.58%) Retail
3 39 (11.02%) Marketing
4 23 (6.50%) Banking
5 20 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.82%) Advertising
7 4 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 128 (36.16%) Consultant
2 82 (23.16%) Analyst
3 43 (12.15%) Senior Consultant
4 32 (9.04%) Developer
5 29 (8.19%) Business Analyst
5 29 (8.19%) Technical Support
6 25 (7.06%) Technical Consultant
7 23 (6.50%) Data Analyst
8 21 (5.93%) Business Consultant
9 18 (5.08%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 18 (5.08%) Architect
10 17 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 17 (4.80%) Data Scientist
11 13 (3.67%) SAP Consultant
12 12 (3.39%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
12 12 (3.39%) Senior Technical Support
13 11 (3.11%) SAS Consultant
13 11 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
14 10 (2.82%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.89%) Web Services
2 26 (7.34%) Mason
3 25 (7.06%) XML
4 24 (6.78%) Visualforce
5 18 (5.08%) HTML
6 12 (3.39%) .NET
7 7 (1.98%) CSS
8 5 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.13%) MDX
9 4 (1.13%) jQuery
9 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.85%) SOAP
10 3 (0.85%) Middleware
10 3 (0.85%) CSS3
10 3 (0.85%) KML
10 3 (0.85%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (0.85%) HTML5
11 2 (0.56%) EDI
12 1 (0.28%) SAP Basis
12 1 (0.28%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.10%) Mathematics
2 51 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 37 (10.45%) Statistics
4 30 (8.47%) Open Source
5 26 (7.34%) Data Integration
6 23 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (6.21%) Social Network
8 17 (4.80%) Management Information System
9 14 (3.95%) Visualisation
10 8 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (1.98%) FMCG
12 5 (1.41%) Economics
12 5 (1.41%) Spread Betting
13 4 (1.13%) IPTV
13 4 (1.13%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.85%) Neural Network
14 3 (0.85%) GIS
14 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.47%) Windows
2 25 (7.06%) Linux
3 13 (3.67%) Ubuntu
3 13 (3.67%) Debian
4 11 (3.11%) UNIX
5 10 (2.82%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (100.00%) Analytics
2 137 (38.70%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (14.41%) ETL
4 45 (12.71%) CRM
4 45 (12.71%) Project Management
5 41 (11.58%) Data Analysis
6 37 (10.45%) Operations Research
7 35 (9.89%) Data Modelling
8 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (7.91%) Information Management
10 25 (7.06%) Data Management
11 21 (5.93%) Business Development
11 21 (5.93%) Performance Management
12 20 (5.65%) Statistical Analysis
13 17 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (3.95%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.39%) Web Development
15 12 (3.39%) Data Analytics
15 12 (3.39%) Data Governance
15 12 (3.39%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (28.81%) SQL
2 30 (8.47%) Java
3 24 (6.78%) Apex Code
3 24 (6.78%) R
4 17 (4.80%) C#
4 17 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.39%) Perl
7 11 (3.11%) C
7 11 (3.11%) VBA
8 9 (2.54%) MATLAB
9 8 (2.26%) Python
10 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.69%) C++
11 5 (1.41%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) Clojure
13 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 96 (27.12%) Degree
2 16 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.95%) PhD
4 9 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.69%) MBA
5 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.41%) ACCA
6 5 (1.41%) CIMA
7 4 (1.13%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) SSCP
8 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.56%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.28%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) CAPM
9 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.06%) SLA
2 6 (1.69%) QA
3 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.41%) HDFS
2 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.56%) GPFS
4 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (15.25%) Oracle
2 44 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.43%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (8.47%) SAP
4 26 (7.34%) Cognos
5 25 (7.06%) IBM
6 17 (4.80%) Business Objects
6 17 (4.80%) Google
7 15 (4.24%) Informatica
8 10 (2.82%) Tableau
9 8 (2.26%) Hortonworks
9 8 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.98%) i2
10 7 (1.98%) Teradata
10 7 (1.98%) ESRI
10 7 (1.98%) Cloudera
11 6 (1.69%) Greenplum
11 6 (1.69%) MapR
11 6 (1.69%) SIMUL8
11 6 (1.69%) Hyperion
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus company bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £65 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, pension, holiday incentives
Posted: 13 days ago