The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 569 508 598
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 359 400 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 316 348 272
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Intelligence Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK.

Business Intelligence Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
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 Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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 -55 331 £39,250 -5.42% 32
London -15 150 £45,000 - 15
West Midlands 0 39 £38,000 +16.92%
South East -96 39 £40,000 -2.43% 4
City of London -3 36 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Yorkshire -32 32 £32,500 -4.41% 3
North West -19 23 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands +2 21 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Nottinghamshire - 18 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire +27 17 £38,000 +16.92%
East of England -19 17 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Nottingham - 17 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +3 16 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Wales +4 14 £29,500 +18.00%
South Wales 0 14 £29,500 +18.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £38,750 +3.33%
Cardiff -1 12 £29,500 -1.66%
West Yorkshire -28 12 £32,500 -4.41% 2
East Yorkshire - 10 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West -21 9 £31,500 -30.00% 4
Leeds -37 9 £32,500 -4.41% 2
South Yorkshire -12 8 £35,500 -29.00%
Sheffield -14 8 £35,500 -29.00%
Hull - 8 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire -43 7 £46,250 +20.12% 1
Nuneaton -4 6 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -7 6 £40,000 +16.78%
Surrey -9 6 £37,250 -25.50%
West Sussex -10 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title.

1 781 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 504 (64.53%) SQL
3 366 (46.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 364 (46.61%) SQL Server
5 322 (41.23%) Data Warehouse
6 321 (41.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 215 (27.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 213 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 208 (26.63%) T-SQL
10 189 (24.20%) MS Excel
11 168 (21.51%) QlikView
12 152 (19.46%) Business Objects
13 151 (19.33%) Oracle
14 142 (18.18%) ETL
15 137 (17.54%) Finance
16 133 (17.03%) Analytics
17 126 (16.13%) Cognos
18 119 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
19 97 (12.42%) Data Analysis
20 95 (12.16%) Data Modelling
21 90 (11.52%) Degree
22 89 (11.40%) Tableau
23 86 (11.01%) Relational Database
24 75 (9.60%) OLAP
25 73 (9.35%) Marketing
26 69 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
27 67 (8.58%) MDX
28 66 (8.45%) SharePoint
29 64 (8.19%) Crystal Reports
30 59 (7.55%) Business Analysis

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Intelligence Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 45 (5.76%) SAS
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (0.51%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.38%) SAP Portal
5 3 (0.38%) PowerExchange
6 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 189 (24.20%) MS Excel
2 48 (6.15%) MS Office
3 45 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.56%) PowerPivot
5 11 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.02%) SPSS
7 7 (0.90%) FastStats
8 5 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.26%) MS Project
9 2 (0.26%) Stata
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 54 (6.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
3 9 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.02%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.90%) Summit
6 4 (0.51%) Line 500
7 3 (0.38%) Magento
7 3 (0.38%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.38%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.38%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.26%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.13%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.66%) Internet
2 12 (1.54%) Intranet
3 7 (0.90%) ATM
4 2 (0.26%) Broadband
4 2 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (46.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 364 (46.61%) SQL Server
3 322 (41.23%) Data Warehouse
4 321 (41.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 215 (27.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 168 (21.51%) QlikView
7 119 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 86 (11.01%) Relational Database
9 75 (9.60%) OLAP
10 64 (8.19%) Crystal Reports
11 59 (7.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 58 (7.43%) Oracle Database
13 54 (6.91%) Cognos Report Studio
14 49 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 42 (5.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 40 (5.12%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 39 (4.99%) Oracle BI EE
18 38 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
19 34 (4.35%) Spotfire
20 31 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 25 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 18 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.18%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.38%) Visual Composer
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.26%) Toad
8 1 (0.13%) Subversion
8 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 137 (17.54%) Finance
2 73 (9.35%) Marketing
3 26 (3.33%) Retail
4 24 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 22 (2.82%) Legal
6 13 (1.66%) Banking
7 12 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.54%) Billing
7 12 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.28%) Games
8 10 (1.28%) Law
9 9 (1.15%) Advertising
10 5 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.64%) German Language
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.38%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (8.58%) MDX
2 48 (6.15%) .NET
3 20 (2.56%) HTML
4 18 (2.30%) XML
4 18 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.51%) SAP XI
6 3 (0.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.38%) Web Services
7 2 (0.26%) CSS
8 1 (0.13%) JSP
8 1 (0.13%) XSLT
8 1 (0.13%) ODBC
8 1 (0.13%) jQuery
8 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.89%) Management Information System
2 34 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.23%) Visualisation
4 30 (3.84%) Data Integration
5 25 (3.20%) Mathematics
6 21 (2.69%) Clustering
7 19 (2.43%) Replication
8 14 (1.79%) Physics
9 12 (1.54%) Blog
10 9 (1.15%) Statistics
11 8 (1.02%) Data Extraction
12 7 (0.90%) Open Source
13 5 (0.64%) Economics
14 4 (0.51%) Informatics
14 4 (0.51%) Social Media
14 4 (0.51%) Health Informatics
14 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.51%) FMCG
15 3 (0.38%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.54%) UNIX
2 8 (1.02%) Linux
3 5 (0.64%) Windows
4 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 142 (18.18%) ETL
3 133 (17.03%) Analytics
4 97 (12.42%) Data Analysis
5 95 (12.16%) Data Modelling
6 69 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (7.55%) Business Analysis
8 46 (5.89%) Data Management
8 46 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (5.89%) Kimball Methodology
9 43 (5.51%) Project Management
10 37 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (4.10%) Scrum
12 28 (3.59%) CRM
13 23 (2.94%) UML
13 23 (2.94%) Customer Insight
14 22 (2.82%) Customer Analytics
14 22 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (2.69%) Customer Segmentation
15 21 (2.69%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 504 (64.53%) SQL
2 208 (26.63%) T-SQL
3 43 (5.51%) PL/SQL
4 40 (5.12%) VBA
5 28 (3.59%) VB
6 24 (3.07%) C#
7 16 (2.05%) Java
8 15 (1.92%) PHP
8 15 (1.92%) Tcl
9 10 (1.28%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.02%) ABAP
11 6 (0.77%) RPG
12 5 (0.64%) Python
12 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.64%) R
13 2 (0.26%) C
14 1 (0.13%) VB6
14 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 90 (11.52%) Degree
2 19 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.66%) ISEB
4 9 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.90%) MCAD
6 7 (0.90%) MCSD
7 4 (0.51%) MCITP
7 4 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.38%) NVQ Level 4
8 3 (0.38%) IBM Certification
8 3 (0.38%) MCTS
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.94%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) HL7
4 3 (0.38%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 213 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 152 (19.46%) Business Objects
3 151 (19.33%) Oracle
4 126 (16.13%) Cognos
5 89 (11.40%) Tableau
6 54 (6.91%) SAP
7 31 (3.97%) MicroStrategy
8 30 (3.84%) Google
9 22 (2.82%) IBM
10 21 (2.69%) Informatica
11 18 (2.30%) Netezza
12 13 (1.66%) Actuate
13 12 (1.54%) Red Gate
14 7 (0.90%) Teradata
14 7 (0.90%) Omniture
14 7 (0.90%) Hitachi
14 7 (0.90%) Hyperion
15 5 (0.64%) Apple
15 5 (0.64%) Sage
16 4 (0.51%) Remedy
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