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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analytics
Rank 669 754 743
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 231 173 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 136 131 109
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-24.76% +10.52%

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
93702 97715 89138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.89% 82.76% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 76798 78580 72885
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +89 219 £48,500 -3.00% 21
London +24 95 £50,000 - 8
North West +56 63 £39,000 -32.17% 1
Cheshire +36 31 £39,000 -32.17%
South East -2 28 £38,750 -29.54% 6
Chester +18 26 - -
Manchester - 26 £38,500 - 1
East of England +2 14 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Hertfordshire -1 14 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Berkshire 0 13 £27,500 -50.00% 1
City of London +16 9 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Scotland +12 8 £35,000 -24.32% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 8 £53,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear -2 8 £53,000 - 2
North East -8 8 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 7 - -
Merseyside - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
Leeds - 6 - -
Liverpool - 6 - -
Birmingham - 6 - -
Glasgow +13 5 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +9 5 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Wokingham - 5 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Midlands - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £55,000 - 2
South West -15 3 £45,000 +12.50%

Business Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 360 (100.00%) Analytics
2 192 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 145 (40.28%) SQL
4 141 (39.17%) Degree
5 119 (33.06%) Microsoft
6 114 (31.67%) Finance
7 111 (30.83%) Analytical Skills
8 92 (25.56%) SAS
9 87 (24.17%) Marketing
10 79 (21.94%) Big Data
11 75 (20.83%) Visualisation
11 75 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 74 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
13 73 (20.28%) Tableau
14 72 (20.00%) SPSS
15 62 (17.22%) IBM
16 60 (16.67%) Oracle
17 59 (16.39%) Cognos
18 58 (16.11%) BusinessObjects
19 57 (15.83%) ETL
20 54 (15.00%) Computer Science
21 52 (14.44%) Business Development
22 51 (14.17%) Mathematics
23 49 (13.61%) R
24 48 (13.33%) Data Mining
24 48 (13.33%) SQL Server
25 47 (13.06%) MS Office
25 47 (13.06%) QlikView
25 47 (13.06%) Statistics
26 46 (12.78%) Data Management

Business Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 92 (25.56%) SAS
2 8 (2.22%) Apache
3 6 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.39%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.83%) IIS
5 3 (0.83%) JBoss
5 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.28%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 75 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 72 (20.00%) SPSS
3 47 (13.06%) MS Office
4 38 (10.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (8.06%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.83%) Weka
7 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.39%) Unica
3 5 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.50%) SaaS
3 6 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) HTTP
1 3 (0.83%) DNS
1 3 (0.83%) SSL
1 3 (0.83%) SAN
1 3 (0.83%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.94%) Big Data
2 74 (20.56%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (16.11%) BusinessObjects
4 48 (13.33%) Data Mining
4 48 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 47 (13.06%) QlikView
6 44 (12.22%) Hadoop
7 36 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (9.72%) Relational Database
9 29 (8.06%) Pentaho
10 26 (7.22%) MongoDB
11 22 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (5.83%) NoSQL
13 18 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
15 16 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (3.89%) MySQL
17 13 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (3.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.83%) Subversion
3 3 (0.83%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) Toad
4 1 (0.28%) ERwin
General
1 114 (31.67%) Finance
2 87 (24.17%) Marketing
3 45 (12.50%) Retail
4 30 (8.33%) Banking
5 17 (4.72%) Games
6 14 (3.89%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.50%) Advertising
8 7 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.67%) Legal
10 5 (1.39%) German Language
11 4 (1.11%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.83%) Automotive
12 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (33.33%) Analyst
2 87 (24.17%) Consultant
3 32 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 31 (8.61%) Developer
5 29 (8.06%) Architect
6 28 (7.78%) Data Consultant
7 27 (7.50%) Big Data Consultant
8 25 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
9 23 (6.39%) Data Scientist
10 22 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 21 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 19 (5.28%) Data Analyst
13 17 (4.72%) Business Consultant
13 17 (4.72%) Business Manager
14 16 (4.44%) Data Manager
15 15 (4.17%) Support Analyst
16 14 (3.89%) Project Manager
16 14 (3.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 13 (3.61%) Head of IT
18 12 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.17%) .NET
2 14 (3.89%) XML
3 11 (3.06%) ASP.NET
3 11 (3.06%) KML
4 5 (1.39%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (1.39%) Web Services
4 5 (1.39%) MLlib
5 4 (1.11%) COM
6 3 (0.83%) JDBC
6 3 (0.83%) Servlets
6 3 (0.83%) SOAP
6 3 (0.83%) XSLT
6 3 (0.83%) LAMP
6 3 (0.83%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.83%) jBPM
7 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.56%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.56%) Mason
8 1 (0.28%) RESTful
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 111 (30.83%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (20.83%) Visualisation
3 54 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 51 (14.17%) Mathematics
5 47 (13.06%) Statistics
6 40 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 32 (8.89%) Credit Risk
8 28 (7.78%) Data Integration
9 14 (3.89%) FMCG
9 14 (3.89%) Social Network
9 14 (3.89%) Data Structures
10 13 (3.61%) Data Extraction
11 8 (2.22%) Neural Network
11 8 (2.22%) Economics
12 7 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.94%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (1.67%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.67%) Life Science
14 5 (1.39%) Ontologies
14 5 (1.39%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.17%) Linux
2 13 (3.61%) UNIX
2 13 (3.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.28%) AIX
3 1 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (100.00%) Analytics
2 192 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (15.83%) ETL
4 52 (14.44%) Business Development
5 46 (12.78%) Data Management
6 42 (11.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 40 (11.11%) Information Management
7 40 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (10.28%) Business Analysis
8 37 (10.28%) Use Case
9 36 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (10.00%) Open Source
10 35 (9.72%) Predictive Modelling
11 33 (9.17%) Data Modelling
12 31 (8.61%) CRM
13 30 (8.33%) Data Analytics
14 28 (7.78%) Project Management
15 27 (7.50%) Benchmarking
16 25 (6.94%) Data Analysis
17 24 (6.67%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 145 (40.28%) SQL
2 49 (13.61%) R
3 43 (11.94%) Python
4 25 (6.94%) Java
5 22 (6.11%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.89%) C#
7 13 (3.61%) VBA
8 10 (2.78%) C++
9 6 (1.67%) ABAP
10 5 (1.39%) Perl
10 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.39%) SPARQL
11 4 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.11%) C
11 4 (1.11%) VB
12 3 (0.83%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.56%) Lingo
14 1 (0.28%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 141 (39.17%) Degree
2 14 (3.89%) PhD
3 10 (2.78%) ISEB
4 6 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.39%) PMP
5 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.39%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.39%) MCSE
6 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (1.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.11%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (5.28%) HDFS
2 13 (3.61%) GPFS
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) Oozie
1 5 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 119 (33.06%) Microsoft
2 73 (20.28%) Tableau
3 62 (17.22%) IBM
4 60 (16.67%) Oracle
5 59 (16.39%) Cognos
6 42 (11.67%) Cloudera
7 32 (8.89%) MicroStrategy
8 29 (8.06%) Hortonworks
9 27 (7.50%) Teradata
10 23 (6.39%) SAP
11 22 (6.11%) Greenplum
12 20 (5.56%) Informatica
13 19 (5.28%) MapR
14 11 (3.06%) ESRI
15 10 (2.78%) Apple
15 10 (2.78%) Netezza
15 10 (2.78%) Twitter
15 10 (2.78%) Talend
16 9 (2.50%) i2
17 8 (2.22%) Google
Central London / West End
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampton, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, medical, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £100k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Talent Crew
Salary: £150000 - £180000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Car Allowance (£6600) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago