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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Specialist
UK
Rank 844 915 950
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 19 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.038% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.039% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 9
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,191 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.47% -

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 9 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +69 19 £52,500 +31.25%
London +65 17 £52,500 -16.00%
City of London +35 10 £52,500 +50.00%
Swindon - 1 £40,382 -
Redditch - 1 £48,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,382 -
Worcestershire - 1 £48,000 -
South West - 1 £40,382 -
West Midlands - 1 £48,000 -

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 47 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (74.47%) SQL
3 31 (65.96%) T-SQL
4 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
4 27 (57.45%) Visualisation
5 26 (55.32%) Kimball Methodology
5 26 (55.32%) Cognos Report Studio
5 26 (55.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 26 (55.32%) Cognos
5 26 (55.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (53.19%) Cognos Event Studio
6 25 (53.19%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 25 (53.19%) Dimensional Modelling
7 21 (44.68%) ETL
8 18 (38.30%) MDX
8 18 (38.30%) Mentoring
9 17 (36.17%) ETL Development
9 17 (36.17%) Analytics
9 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (34.04%) Cognos Planning
10 16 (34.04%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (34.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (25.53%) Degree
12 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
15 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.77%) Power BI

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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (55.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 16 (34.04%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (55.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 26 (55.32%) Cognos Report Studio
3 25 (53.19%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 25 (53.19%) Cognos Event Studio
3 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (12.77%) Power BI
6 4 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data
7 2 (4.26%) QlikView
7 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.13%) ERwin
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) MDX
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (57.45%) Visualisation
3 26 (55.32%) Kimball Methodology
4 25 (53.19%) Dimensional Modelling
5 21 (44.68%) ETL
6 18 (38.30%) Mentoring
7 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Analytics
7 17 (36.17%) ETL Development
8 16 (34.04%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.64%) Investment Management
9 5 (10.64%) Process Management
10 3 (6.38%) CRM
10 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.38%) Document Management
10 3 (6.38%) ERP
10 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Workflow
11 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Cognos
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Teradata