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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 848 865 842
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 48 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.015% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.016% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 45 13 43
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +5.71%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
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 24 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 24 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 +19 44 £41,500 -12.63% 5
South East +12 23 £41,500 -22.42%
Hampshire - 22 £41,500 -
London +19 8 £40,000 -27.27% 3
North West - 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Havant - 4 £41,192 -
Leicester - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £38,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Bristol +1 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow -2 2 - -
Scotland -5 2 - -
South West -24 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
City of London +18 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East of England -17 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 95 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 83 (87.37%) SQL
3 47 (49.47%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (47.37%) Informatica
5 44 (46.32%) Cognos
6 35 (36.84%) IBM
7 34 (35.79%) ETL
7 34 (35.79%) Oracle
8 33 (34.74%) Data Management
9 29 (30.53%) Data Modelling
9 29 (30.53%) Analytics
10 28 (29.47%) Data Quality
10 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (27.37%) Data Analysis
12 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
13 24 (25.26%) Management Information System
13 24 (25.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 24 (25.26%) Data Governance
14 23 (24.21%) Relational Database
14 23 (24.21%) RDBMS
15 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
16 19 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
16 19 (20.00%) Finance
17 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (15.79%) QlikView
19 14 (14.74%) Degree
20 13 (13.68%) Oracle Reports
20 13 (13.68%) Performance Tuning
21 12 (12.63%) MySQL
22 11 (11.58%) .NET

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 6 (6.32%) SAS
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.42%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) SPSS
3 4 (4.21%) FastStats
4 1 (1.05%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.32%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (4.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (2.11%) ResourceLink
4 2 (2.11%) Agresso
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.05%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) Internet
2 1 (1.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (49.47%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 24 (25.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 23 (24.21%) Relational Database
4 23 (24.21%) RDBMS
5 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (15.79%) QlikView
7 13 (13.68%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (12.63%) MySQL
9 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 10 (10.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (7.37%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (6.32%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 6 (6.32%) Cognos Report Studio
12 6 (6.32%) Essbase
13 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (4.21%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (3.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Toad
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) French Language
4 1 (1.05%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) Ajax
2 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.32%) CSS
2 6 (6.32%) jQuery
2 6 (6.32%) HTML5
2 6 (6.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) Web Services
3 1 (1.05%) XML
3 1 (1.05%) MDX
3 1 (1.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.32%) Statistics
4 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) Economics
4 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.11%) Kindle
5 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
4 1 (1.05%) HPUX
4 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (35.79%) ETL
3 33 (34.74%) Data Management
4 29 (30.53%) Data Modelling
4 29 (30.53%) Analytics
5 26 (27.37%) Data Analysis
6 24 (25.26%) Data Governance
7 19 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
8 13 (13.68%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (11.58%) Data Security
10 8 (8.42%) Logistics
11 7 (7.37%) Data Transformation
12 6 (6.32%) Web Development
13 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (4.21%) Statistical Modelling
14 4 (4.21%) Customer Segmentation
14 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
15 3 (3.16%) ITIL
15 3 (3.16%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 83 (87.37%) SQL
2 7 (7.37%) C#
2 7 (7.37%) Java
3 6 (6.32%) VB
4 5 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (2.11%) C
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) Informatica
2 44 (46.32%) Cognos
3 35 (36.84%) IBM
4 34 (35.79%) Oracle
5 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.37%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.32%) SAP
7 6 (6.32%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (6.32%) Tableau
8 2 (2.11%) Teradata
8 2 (2.11%) Northgate
9 1 (1.05%) Netezza
9 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.05%) Talend
9 1 (1.05%) Sybase
9 1 (1.05%) HP
9 1 (1.05%) Siebel
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago