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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 848 828 848
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 32 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.047% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.050% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 43
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.21% +5.55%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 December 2014 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 22 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 December 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 -20 31 £40,000 -27.27% 5
South East -9 8 £41,500 -27.82%
Hampshire -12 8 £41,500 -
London -30 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East of England -17 6 £45,000 -
Watford -15 5 - -
Hertfordshire -17 5 - -
Bristol +1 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South West -8 4 £40,000 -17.94% 2
North West -13 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheshire +1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
City of London +5 2 £40,000 -27.27%
West Yorkshire +1 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Manchester -15 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Yorkshire -17 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wales - 1 £21,750 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
Aberaeron - 1 £21,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Ceredigion - 1 £21,750 -
Mid Wales - 1 £21,750 -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 87 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (79.31%) SQL
3 45 (51.72%) Informatica
4 35 (40.23%) Cognos
5 32 (36.78%) IBM
5 32 (36.78%) Data Management
5 32 (36.78%) Data Quality
6 31 (35.63%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (32.18%) Management Information System
7 28 (32.18%) Data Governance
8 26 (29.89%) ETL
9 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (26.44%) Data Cleansing
11 22 (25.29%) Data Analysis
12 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
13 19 (21.84%) Analytics
14 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
15 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (17.24%) Relational Database
16 14 (16.09%) .NET
16 14 (16.09%) Oracle
17 13 (14.94%) RDBMS
17 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
17 13 (14.94%) Degree
18 12 (13.79%) Finance
19 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (12.64%) Oracle BI EE
20 9 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
20 9 (10.34%) Internet
20 9 (10.34%) Data Security

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (6.90%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SPSS
1 6 (6.90%) FastStats
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.15%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 13 (14.94%) RDBMS
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (9.20%) MySQL
8 7 (8.05%) QlikView
9 5 (5.75%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.75%) OLAP
9 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.45%) SAP BW
10 3 (3.45%) SAP BI
11 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) .NET
2 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.60%) CSS
2 4 (4.60%) Ajax
2 4 (4.60%) jQuery
2 4 (4.60%) HTML5
2 4 (4.60%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.18%) Management Information System
2 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (9.20%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.90%) Economics
5 6 (6.90%) Statistics
5 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.75%) Blog
6 5 (5.75%) FMCG
7 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (36.78%) Data Management
3 28 (32.18%) Data Governance
4 26 (29.89%) ETL
5 23 (26.44%) Data Cleansing
6 22 (25.29%) Data Analysis
7 19 (21.84%) Analytics
8 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.34%) Data Security
9 9 (10.34%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (10.34%) Physical Data Model
10 7 (8.05%) Data Transformation
11 6 (6.90%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (6.90%) Customer Segmentation
11 6 (6.90%) Logistics
11 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.90%) Web Analytics
12 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.75%) Campaign Analysis
13 4 (4.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (79.31%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.75%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) Java
4 4 (4.60%) PHP
4 4 (4.60%) VB
5 2 (2.30%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (36.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
Vendors
1 45 (51.72%) Informatica
2 35 (40.23%) Cognos
3 32 (36.78%) IBM
4 14 (16.09%) Oracle
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.90%) SAP
7 5 (5.75%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.30%) Teradata
9 1 (1.15%) Netezza
9 1 (1.15%) Tableau
9 1 (1.15%) Talend
9 1 (1.15%) Siebel
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
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