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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 841 886 846
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 49 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.014% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.015% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 46 13 43
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +8.82%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 20 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 22 October 2014. 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 +47 45 £41,500 -7.77% 5
South East +11 25 £41,500 -22.42%
Hampshire - 24 £41,500 -
London +15 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Havant - 5 £41,192 -
North West - 5 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Leicester - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £38,000 -
Scotland 0 2 - -
Bristol -3 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow -3 2 - -
South West -16 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
City of London +15 1 £40,000 -17.94% 1
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 93 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 83 (89.25%) SQL
3 47 (50.54%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (48.39%) Informatica
5 44 (47.31%) Cognos
6 35 (37.63%) IBM
7 34 (36.56%) ETL
7 34 (36.56%) Oracle
8 33 (35.48%) Data Management
9 29 (31.18%) Data Modelling
9 29 (31.18%) Analytics
10 28 (30.11%) Data Quality
10 28 (30.11%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
12 24 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (25.81%) Data Analysis
12 24 (25.81%) Management Information System
12 24 (25.81%) Data Governance
13 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
13 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
14 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
15 19 (20.43%) Finance
15 19 (20.43%) Data Cleansing
16 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (16.13%) QlikView
18 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (13.98%) Performance Tuning
19 12 (12.90%) MySQL
19 12 (12.90%) Degree
20 11 (11.83%) Data Security

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (4.30%) SAS
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) FastStats
3 2 (2.15%) SPSS
4 1 (1.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.45%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.15%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (2.15%) Agresso
4 1 (1.08%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.54%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
3 24 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
4 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
5 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (16.13%) QlikView
7 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (12.90%) MySQL
9 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (10.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
10 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (6.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 6 (6.45%) Cognos Report Studio
12 6 (6.45%) Essbase
13 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (4.30%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (3.23%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Toad
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Retail
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) HTML5
2 6 (6.45%) jQuery
2 6 (6.45%) Ajax
2 6 (6.45%) HTML
2 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.45%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) XML
3 1 (1.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Statistics
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Kindle
4 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.15%) Economics
4 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) UNIX
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) HPUX
4 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (36.56%) ETL
3 33 (35.48%) Data Management
4 29 (31.18%) Data Modelling
4 29 (31.18%) Analytics
5 24 (25.81%) Data Analysis
5 24 (25.81%) Data Governance
6 19 (20.43%) Data Cleansing
7 13 (13.98%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.83%) Data Security
9 8 (8.60%) Logistics
10 7 (7.53%) Data Transformation
11 6 (6.45%) Web Development
12 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.23%) ITIL
14 3 (3.23%) Kimball Methodology
15 2 (2.15%) Customer Engagement
15 2 (2.15%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 83 (89.25%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) C#
2 7 (7.53%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) VB
4 5 (5.38%) PHP
5 2 (2.15%) C
6 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 45 (48.39%) Informatica
2 44 (47.31%) Cognos
3 35 (37.63%) IBM
4 34 (36.56%) Oracle
5 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.53%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.45%) Tableau
7 6 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (6.45%) SAP
8 2 (2.15%) Teradata
8 2 (2.15%) Northgate
9 1 (1.08%) HP
9 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.08%) Sybase
9 1 (1.08%) Siebel
9 1 (1.08%) Netezza
9 1 (1.08%) Talend
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Share options & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago