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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 837 870 850
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 54 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.018% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.019% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 43
Average salary £43,750 £43,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,072 £36,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 1 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 +6 47 £43,125 -1.42% 3
South East +27 27 £41,500 -7.26%
Hampshire +18 25 £41,500 +15.27%
London 0 9 £47,500 +18.75%
Havant - 6 £41,192 -
Leicester - 5 £47,500 -
Leicestershire - 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
Scotland -3 3 - -
Glasgow -4 3 - -
North West - 3 £50,000 - 1
Bristol -2 2 £40,000 +8.10%
South West -16 2 £40,000 -13.51%
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester - 2 £44,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 2

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 46 (49.46%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (47.31%) Cognos
5 42 (45.16%) Informatica
6 36 (38.71%) Oracle
7 35 (37.63%) ETL
8 33 (35.48%) IBM
9 32 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (33.33%) Analytics
10 31 (33.33%) Data Modelling
10 31 (33.33%) Data Management
11 26 (27.96%) Oracle BI EE
12 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
12 25 (26.88%) Data Quality
13 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
13 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
14 22 (23.66%) Data Analysis
15 21 (22.58%) Data Governance
15 21 (22.58%) Management Information System
15 21 (22.58%) Finance
15 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
16 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (18.28%) QlikView
17 16 (17.20%) Data Cleansing
18 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
20 12 (12.90%) .NET
20 12 (12.90%) MySQL
20 12 (12.90%) Toad

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (8.60%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.15%) Agresso
3 2 (2.15%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.08%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (49.46%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (27.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
4 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
4 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
5 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (18.28%) QlikView
6 13 (13.98%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (12.90%) MySQL
7 12 (12.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 10 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
9 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (8.60%) Essbase
10 8 (8.60%) Cognos Report Studio
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (6.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (4.30%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Toad
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Retail
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.45%) CSS
2 6 (6.45%) HTML
2 6 (6.45%) jQuery
2 6 (6.45%) Ajax
2 6 (6.45%) HTML5
3 1 (1.08%) MDX
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Statistics
4 2 (2.15%) Kindle
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) HPUX
4 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (37.63%) ETL
3 31 (33.33%) Analytics
3 31 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 31 (33.33%) Data Management
4 22 (23.66%) Data Analysis
5 21 (22.58%) Data Governance
6 16 (17.20%) Data Cleansing
7 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.83%) Data Security
9 8 (8.60%) Logistics
10 6 (6.45%) Web Development
10 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.45%) Data Transformation
11 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.30%) ITIL
13 3 (3.23%) Service Management
14 2 (2.15%) Project Management
14 2 (2.15%) Problem Management
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%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.15%) R
6 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) 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 25 (26.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Cognos
2 42 (45.16%) Informatica
3 36 (38.71%) Oracle
4 33 (35.48%) IBM
5 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.60%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.45%) SAP
7 6 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (6.45%) Tableau
8 2 (2.15%) HP
8 2 (2.15%) Northgate
8 2 (2.15%) Teradata
9 1 (1.08%) Talend
9 1 (1.08%) Netezza
9 1 (1.08%) Sybase
9 1 (1.08%) Siebel
9 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.08%) Intel
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