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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 865 857 855
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 46 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.035% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 41
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 24 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 28 November 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 -37 43 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South East -1 14 £41,500 -29.36%
Hampshire - 14 £41,500 -
London 0 10 £40,000 -20.00%
North West -11 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol +3 6 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -7 6 £40,000 -17.94%
East of England -14 5 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -6 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -17 4 - - 1
Watford -18 4 - - 1
Manchester -12 3 £38,000 -43.70%
City of London +19 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Wales - 1 £21,750 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Aberaeron - 1 £21,750 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 £21,750 -
Mid Wales - 1 £21,750 -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (82.29%) SQL
3 49 (51.04%) Informatica
4 38 (39.58%) Cognos
4 38 (39.58%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (36.46%) Data Management
6 34 (35.42%) IBM
7 32 (33.33%) Data Quality
8 31 (32.29%) ETL
9 28 (29.17%) Management Information System
9 28 (29.17%) Data Governance
10 27 (28.13%) Data Analysis
11 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 23 (23.96%) Data Cleansing
13 23 (23.96%) Analytics
14 21 (21.88%) Oracle
14 21 (21.88%) Data Modelling
15 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
16 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
16 18 (18.75%) RDBMS
17 17 (17.71%) Finance
18 16 (16.67%) .NET
18 16 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 15 (15.63%) Degree
19 15 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
20 12 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
21 11 (11.46%) Internet
21 11 (11.46%) Data Security

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (7.29%) SAS
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MS Office
2 6 (6.25%) SPSS
2 6 (6.25%) FastStats
3 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.04%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (1.04%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.04%) Agresso
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.58%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 18 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 16 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (10.42%) QlikView
8 10 (10.42%) MySQL
9 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (4.17%) OLAP
11 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.13%) Data Mining
12 3 (3.13%) SAP BW
12 3 (3.13%) SAP BI
12 3 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (2.08%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Toad
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.25%) CSS
2 6 (6.25%) Ajax
2 6 (6.25%) jQuery
2 6 (6.25%) HTML5
2 6 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) MDX
3 1 (1.04%) Web Services
3 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.29%) Statistics
5 6 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.25%) Economics
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.17%) Blog
7 4 (4.17%) FMCG
8 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.04%) Kindle
8 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (36.46%) Data Management
3 31 (32.29%) ETL
4 28 (29.17%) Data Governance
5 27 (28.13%) Data Analysis
6 23 (23.96%) Data Cleansing
6 23 (23.96%) Analytics
7 21 (21.88%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.46%) Data Security
8 11 (11.46%) Logical Data Model
8 11 (11.46%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (8.33%) Logistics
10 7 (7.29%) Data Transformation
11 6 (6.25%) Customer Segmentation
11 6 (6.25%) Web Development
11 6 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.21%) Web Analytics
13 4 (4.17%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (82.29%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) Java
3 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.25%) VB
4 5 (5.21%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 49 (51.04%) Informatica
2 38 (39.58%) Cognos
3 34 (35.42%) IBM
4 21 (21.88%) Oracle
5 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 6 (6.25%) SAP
7 3 (3.13%) Tableau
8 2 (2.08%) Teradata
8 2 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe
9 1 (1.04%) Siebel
9 1 (1.04%) Northgate
9 1 (1.04%) Netezza
9 1 (1.04%) Talend
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