The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Intelligence Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 849 894 863
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 49 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.032% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.034% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +25.00%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 June 2015 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +45 48 £45,000 -5.26% 8
South East +25 15 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Hampshire +19 9 £41,500 +32.80%
London +5 7 £67,500 +22.72% 3
North West - 5 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +10 4 £40,000 -33.33%
South West -6 4 £40,000 -5.88%
City of London +41 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey +16 3 £44,500 +7.87% 1
Bristol -5 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Knutsford - 3 £45,000 -
York - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
North East - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
West Sussex +5 2 £43,750 -27.08%
Essex - 2 £39,000 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
Havant - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £39,000 -
Scotland +16 1 £38,500 -30.00%
Leeds +7 1 £62,500 +4.16%
West Yorkshire +4 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -19 1 £45,000 - 1
Motherwell - 1 £38,500 -
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -
Chichester - 1 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
4 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (23.19%) ETL
8 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 15 (21.74%) Data Analysis
9 14 (20.29%) Finance
10 13 (18.84%) CRM
10 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
11 12 (17.39%) ERP
11 12 (17.39%) SAP
11 12 (17.39%) .NET
11 12 (17.39%) Analytics
12 11 (15.94%) Oracle
12 11 (15.94%) JD Edwards
12 11 (15.94%) Banking
13 10 (14.49%) SPSS
13 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
13 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (13.04%) Oracle Exadata
14 9 (13.04%) Data Governance
14 9 (13.04%) Data Quality
14 9 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.04%) Cognos
14 9 (13.04%) IBM

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Intelligence Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) SPSS
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (7.25%) QlikView
7 5 (7.25%) OLAP
7 5 (7.25%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.35%) SAP BI
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.45%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.90%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (23.19%) ETL
3 15 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 13 (18.84%) CRM
5 12 (17.39%) ERP
5 12 (17.39%) Analytics
6 9 (13.04%) Data Governance
6 9 (13.04%) Data Management
7 6 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.25%) SDLC
8 5 (7.25%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.80%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) ITIL
10 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.35%) Information Management
10 3 (4.35%) Change Control
10 3 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.90%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) SAP
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 11 (15.94%) JD Edwards
4 9 (13.04%) Cognos
4 9 (13.04%) IBM
4 9 (13.04%) Informatica
5 7 (10.14%) Siebel
6 4 (5.80%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.80%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Teradata
7 2 (2.90%) Netezza
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