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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 511 606 534
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 417 295 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 347 254 320
Average salary £41,500 £41,480 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.04% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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 +55 366 £42,500 +2.40% 67
London +14 145 £45,000 -5.75% 29
East of England +12 46 £47,500 +46.15% 7
South East -42 40 £45,000 -5.26% 9
West Midlands -2 36 £40,000 +11.88% 2
Wales +17 35 £35,000 +4.47% 7
South Wales - 35 £35,000 - 7
North West +15 33 £35,000 -3.44% 6
Berkshire -3 27 £45,000 -25.00% 2
City of London +11 26 £42,500 +4.93% 7
South West -2 26 £34,500 -2.12% 6
Manchester +12 25 £32,500 -5.79% 4
Cardiff - 22 £31,250 - 2
Warwickshire 0 20 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire -6 20 £40,000 -35.48% 6
Essex -1 19 £47,500 +10.46%
Cambridgeshire +17 18 £45,000 +13.92% 5
East Midlands +31 17 £43,750 +50.86% 2
West Yorkshire -3 17 £40,000 -35.48% 4
Cambridge - 14 £42,500 - 3
Brentwood - 12 £47,500 -
Newport - 11 £37,000 - 1
Scotland +5 10 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Bristol +3 10 £29,000 -51.66% 3
Salford - 10 £32,500 - 1
Glasgow +20 9 £38,750 +29.16% 2
Staffordshire +14 9 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Hertfordshire -14 9 £47,500 +48.43%
Leicestershire +22 8 - - 1
Leeds +3 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 759 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 505 (66.53%) SQL
3 379 (49.93%) SQL Server
4 372 (49.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 341 (44.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 264 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
7 256 (33.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 239 (31.49%) Finance
9 226 (29.78%) Microsoft
10 200 (26.35%) Business Objects
11 191 (25.16%) MS Excel
12 184 (24.24%) T-SQL
13 178 (23.45%) ETL
14 162 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
15 148 (19.50%) Analytics
16 133 (17.52%) Data Analysis
17 127 (16.73%) Oracle
18 113 (14.89%) QlikView
19 101 (13.31%) Cognos
20 98 (12.91%) SQL Server 2008
21 93 (12.25%) Degree
22 89 (11.73%) Data Modelling
23 85 (11.20%) SharePoint
24 75 (9.88%) OLAP
25 69 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
26 68 (8.96%) Tableau
27 67 (8.83%) VBA
28 65 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
29 59 (7.77%) Relational Database
30 58 (7.64%) SAP

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 85 (11.20%) SharePoint
2 46 (6.06%) SAS
3 12 (1.58%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.53%) CMS
5 4 (0.53%) IIS
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.13%) Drupal
7 1 (0.13%) Liferay
7 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 191 (25.16%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.40%) MS Office
3 28 (3.69%) PowerPivot
4 23 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (2.64%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.05%) SPSS
7 6 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.79%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 19 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (1.98%) HFM
3 14 (1.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 11 (1.45%) Infor M3
5 10 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.26%) Summit
10 1 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.13%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.13%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.45%) SaaS
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.53%) Intranet
2 2 (0.26%) ATM
2 2 (0.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.13%) Extranet
3 1 (0.13%) SSL
3 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (49.93%) SQL Server
2 372 (49.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 341 (44.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 264 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
5 256 (33.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 113 (14.89%) QlikView
7 98 (12.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 75 (9.88%) OLAP
9 69 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
10 59 (7.77%) Relational Database
11 52 (6.85%) Data Mining
12 49 (6.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 48 (6.32%) BusinessObjects
14 39 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (4.74%) MS Access
16 34 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
16 34 (4.48%) Oracle Database
17 28 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (3.56%) Oracle BI EE
18 27 (3.56%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 20 (2.64%) Visual Studio
2 19 (2.50%) Toad
3 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.53%) Hudson
7 3 (0.40%) ERwin
8 1 (0.13%) JIRA
8 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.13%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
General
1 239 (31.49%) Finance
2 39 (5.14%) Retail
3 27 (3.56%) Marketing
4 23 (3.03%) Banking
5 22 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.58%) Publishing
8 10 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.19%) Games
10 7 (0.92%) Music Industry
10 7 (0.92%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.92%) Advertising
10 7 (0.92%) Law
10 7 (0.92%) Legal
11 6 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.66%) Front Office
13 4 (0.53%) Billing
14 3 (0.40%) French Language
14 3 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.46%) MDX
2 48 (6.32%) .NET
3 22 (2.90%) HTML
4 17 (2.24%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.11%) XML
6 11 (1.45%) Web Services
7 9 (1.19%) CSS
8 6 (0.79%) jQuery
9 5 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.66%) RESTful
9 5 (0.66%) Highcharts JS
10 3 (0.40%) HTML5
11 2 (0.26%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.26%) XSLT
12 1 (0.13%) WCF
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 162 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.32%) Visualisation
3 41 (5.40%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.61%) Data Integration
5 31 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 29 (3.82%) Data Extraction
7 23 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.37%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.24%) Statistics
10 8 (1.05%) User Experience
11 6 (0.79%) Economics
11 6 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.53%) Social Media
12 4 (0.53%) Informatics
13 3 (0.40%) Life Science
13 3 (0.40%) Ontologies
13 3 (0.40%) Blog
13 3 (0.40%) AS400
14 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (0.79%) UNIX
2 5 (0.66%) Linux
3 3 (0.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.13%) CentOS
4 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 178 (23.45%) ETL
3 148 (19.50%) Analytics
4 133 (17.52%) Data Analysis
5 89 (11.73%) Data Modelling
6 65 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (6.32%) Project Management
8 47 (6.19%) Kimball Methodology
9 43 (5.67%) Data Management
10 42 (5.53%) ERP
11 40 (5.27%) Dimensional Modelling
12 38 (5.01%) Business Analysis
13 35 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (4.35%) CRM
16 28 (3.69%) Scrum
16 28 (3.69%) Time Management
17 27 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (3.29%) PRINCE2
18 25 (3.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 505 (66.53%) SQL
2 184 (24.24%) T-SQL
3 67 (8.83%) VBA
4 46 (6.06%) C#
5 44 (5.80%) PL/SQL
6 21 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 17 (2.24%) VB
8 13 (1.71%) Python
9 12 (1.58%) C
10 11 (1.45%) R
11 9 (1.19%) Java
12 7 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.40%) PHP
16 2 (0.26%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 93 (12.25%) Degree
2 22 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.84%) ISEB
5 8 (1.05%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.26%) MCAD
7 2 (0.26%) MCSD
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CCA
8 1 (0.13%) MCSE
8 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.08%) QA
2 14 (1.84%) SLA
3 8 (1.05%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 226 (29.78%) Microsoft
2 200 (26.35%) Business Objects
3 127 (16.73%) Oracle
4 101 (13.31%) Cognos
5 68 (8.96%) Tableau
6 58 (7.64%) SAP
7 37 (4.87%) MicroStrategy
8 23 (3.03%) Informatica
9 22 (2.90%) Hyperion
10 13 (1.71%) Infor
11 12 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.32%) Google
13 9 (1.19%) TARGIT
14 8 (1.05%) Sybase
15 6 (0.79%) Sagent
16 5 (0.66%) Red Gate
16 5 (0.66%) IBM
17 4 (0.53%) JD Edwards
17 4 (0.53%) TIBCO
17 4 (0.53%) Birst
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