The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Business Intelligence Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Specialist
Rank 878 932 915
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 32 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.037% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 48
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £41,192
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

Business Intelligence Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 30 £50,000 -
London +48 13 £65,000 +23.80%
South East +19 4 £35,000 -20.45%
North West +16 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Hampshire -4 4 £35,000 -15.66%
Cheshire +28 3 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands -6 2 £40,000 -40.74%
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +58 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Yorkshire +28 1 £40,000 -28.88%
East of England +25 1 £24,000 -38.46%
Scotland +15 1 £37,500 -29.24%
Essex +11 1 £24,000 -38.46%
Edinburgh +6 1 £37,500 -29.24%
Basingstoke - 1 £30,000 -
York - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Business Intelligence Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (53.33%) SQL
3 32 (42.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
5 27 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (34.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (30.67%) Finance
8 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
9 22 (29.33%) ETL
10 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (21.33%) SAP
12 15 (20.00%) Oracle
12 15 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
12 15 (20.00%) Analytics
13 14 (18.67%) SAP BI
13 14 (18.67%) Retail
14 13 (17.33%) SAP BW
15 12 (16.00%) OLAP
16 10 (13.33%) MS Office
16 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
16 10 (13.33%) Degree
16 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (10.67%) Dashboard Development
17 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.67%) Project Management
17 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
18 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
18 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Cognos Controller
1 6 (8.00%) Cognos TM1
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
3 27 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (34.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (18.67%) SAP BI
7 13 (17.33%) SAP BW
8 12 (16.00%) OLAP
9 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (9.33%) Power BI
11 6 (8.00%) QlikView
12 5 (6.67%) PowerPivot
13 4 (5.33%) Datazen
14 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
14 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (2.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.33%) tSQLt
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.33%) Front Office
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) MDX
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) JSP
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Equities
6 2 (2.67%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Economics
7 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.33%) Informatics
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) NHS
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (29.33%) ETL
3 15 (20.00%) Analytics
4 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.67%) Dashboard Development
5 8 (10.67%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) Data Analytics
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.33%) CRM
7 4 (5.33%) Data Management
7 4 (5.33%) Data Transformation
7 4 (5.33%) ERP
7 4 (5.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL
8 3 (4.00%) Presales
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.33%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) R
5 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.33%) ACCA
4 1 (1.33%) CIMA
4 1 (1.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) SAP
3 15 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (9.33%) Tableau
5 6 (8.00%) Cognos
5 6 (8.00%) IBM
6 5 (6.67%) Informatica
7 2 (2.67%) EXASOL
8 1 (1.33%) Anaplan
8 1 (1.33%) RedGate
8 1 (1.33%) Teradata