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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Rank 540 553 563
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 394 430 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 320 381 313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,925 £39,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.37% +3.28%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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 +2 354 £45,000 +12.50% 52
London +5 150 £52,500 +16.66% 19
South East +33 95 £45,000 +9.75% 11
Berkshire +22 42 £45,000 +28.57% 5
City of London +19 40 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Wales +29 32 £35,000 +0.71% 3
North West +1 30 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Hampshire +8 29 £38,500 -13.48% 2
South West +9 28 £38,250 -4.37% 8
South Wales +20 27 £35,000 +0.71% 3
West Midlands -27 24 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Manchester -2 18 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire -18 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Surrey +25 13 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Yorkshire -8 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Newport +3 12 £37,000 +25.42%
Bradford -9 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Slough +11 11 £45,000 - 2
East of England -3 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Cardiff +14 9 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Bristol +3 9 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £39,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Basingstoke +24 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland +20 6 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Birmingham -6 6 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Cheshire -6 6 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Warwickshire -14 6 £57,500 +35.29%
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 -
Staffordshire +5 5 £29,000 -27.50% 1

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 851 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 583 (68.51%) SQL
3 392 (46.06%) SQL Server
4 382 (44.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 376 (44.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 360 (42.30%) Data Warehouse
7 281 (33.02%) Finance
8 264 (31.02%) Microsoft
9 256 (30.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 222 (26.09%) ETL
11 208 (24.44%) MS Excel
12 205 (24.09%) T-SQL
13 174 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
14 168 (19.74%) Analytics
15 159 (18.68%) Business Objects
16 147 (17.27%) Data Modelling
17 119 (13.98%) Cognos
17 119 (13.98%) Degree
18 116 (13.63%) Oracle
19 112 (13.16%) Data Analysis
20 109 (12.81%) QlikView
21 99 (11.63%) Tableau
22 93 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
23 90 (10.58%) SAP
24 89 (10.46%) Visualisation
25 88 (10.34%) Business Analysis
26 82 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
26 82 (9.64%) VBA
27 78 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
28 68 (7.99%) Oracle BI EE

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 64 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 60 (7.05%) SAS
3 14 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.47%) Liferay
6 3 (0.35%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.24%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.24%) CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Confluence
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 208 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 47 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 39 (4.58%) PowerPivot
4 32 (3.76%) SPSS
5 27 (3.17%) MS Office
6 21 (2.47%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 28 (3.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 25 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
3 22 (2.59%) HFM
4 12 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
5 8 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.47%) Agresso
7 4 (0.47%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.35%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.24%) Magento
9 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.12%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.59%) SaaS
2 16 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.35%) Intranet
2 1 (0.12%) Extranet
2 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (46.06%) SQL Server
2 382 (44.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 376 (44.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 360 (42.30%) Data Warehouse
5 256 (30.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 109 (12.81%) QlikView
7 78 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 68 (7.99%) Oracle BI EE
9 65 (7.64%) OLAP
10 51 (5.99%) Crystal Reports
11 49 (5.76%) BusinessObjects
12 43 (5.05%) Data Mining
13 42 (4.94%) SAP BI
14 41 (4.82%) Oracle Database
15 40 (4.70%) SAP BW
16 39 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 39 (4.58%) Big Data
17 38 (4.47%) Oracle ODI
17 38 (4.47%) Relational Database
18 31 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (2.94%) Toad
2 7 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.35%) Subversion
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.24%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.12%) Hudson
6 1 (0.12%) ERwin
6 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
General
1 281 (33.02%) Finance
2 63 (7.40%) Retail
3 45 (5.29%) Marketing
4 33 (3.88%) Banking
5 31 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 25 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.23%) Games
8 12 (1.41%) Advertising
8 12 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.29%) Law
10 10 (1.18%) Billing
10 10 (1.18%) Music Industry
11 9 (1.06%) Legal
11 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.59%) Publishing
13 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.47%) Front Office
14 3 (0.35%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.58%) MDX
2 29 (3.41%) .NET
3 19 (2.23%) HTML
4 16 (1.88%) XML
5 12 (1.41%) D3.js
6 11 (1.29%) CSS
7 10 (1.18%) Pandas
7 10 (1.18%) SciPy
7 10 (1.18%) NumPy
7 10 (1.18%) Matplotlib
8 9 (1.06%) htmlwidgets
9 8 (0.94%) Web Services
10 7 (0.82%) jQuery
11 6 (0.71%) Highcharts JS
12 5 (0.59%) RESTful
12 5 (0.59%) HTML5
13 4 (0.47%) ASP.NET
14 3 (0.35%) .NET Framework
15 2 (0.24%) Apache Flex
15 2 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 174 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (10.46%) Visualisation
3 50 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 39 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 37 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.64%) Data Extraction
7 29 (3.41%) Data Integration
8 27 (3.17%) Statistics
9 26 (3.06%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.41%) FMCG
11 8 (0.94%) Social Media
12 7 (0.82%) User Experience
12 7 (0.82%) Replication
13 6 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
13 6 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.71%) Freedom of Information Act
14 5 (0.59%) Taxonomies
15 4 (0.47%) AS400
15 4 (0.47%) Telematics
15 4 (0.47%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.94%) Linux
2 5 (0.59%) UNIX
3 4 (0.47%) Windows
4 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 222 (26.09%) ETL
3 168 (19.74%) Analytics
4 147 (17.27%) Data Modelling
5 112 (13.16%) Data Analysis
6 93 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 82 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (6.70%) Project Management
10 52 (6.11%) ERP
11 51 (5.99%) Kimball Methodology
12 45 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 45 (5.29%) Dimensional Modelling
13 44 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
14 42 (4.94%) Scrum
15 41 (4.82%) Data Management
16 39 (4.58%) SDLC
17 29 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (3.41%) Test Scripting
18 28 (3.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 583 (68.51%) SQL
2 205 (24.09%) T-SQL
3 82 (9.64%) VBA
4 45 (5.29%) R
5 39 (4.58%) PL/SQL
6 35 (4.11%) C#
7 31 (3.64%) Python
8 26 (3.06%) JavaScript
9 22 (2.59%) Java
10 14 (1.65%) ABAP
11 10 (1.18%) C
12 9 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 8 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.59%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.47%) VB
17 4 (0.47%) Perl
18 3 (0.35%) VBScript
19 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (13.98%) Degree
2 18 (2.12%) ISEB
3 8 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.71%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.12%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.41%) QA
2 11 (1.29%) SLA
3 4 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) Basel II
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (0.71%) HDFS
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 264 (31.02%) Microsoft
2 159 (18.68%) Business Objects
3 119 (13.98%) Cognos
4 116 (13.63%) Oracle
5 99 (11.63%) Tableau
6 90 (10.58%) SAP
7 46 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
8 39 (4.58%) Informatica
9 28 (3.29%) Hyperion
10 24 (2.82%) IBM
11 18 (2.12%) Google
12 14 (1.65%) Teradata
13 10 (1.18%) Netezza
13 10 (1.18%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.94%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.94%) HP
15 7 (0.82%) Infor
15 7 (0.82%) Birst
16 6 (0.71%) Greenplum
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £40k + bns
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Consult Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £41,404 to £54,685 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago