The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Business Intelligence Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BI Specialist
Rank 907 949 949
Rank change year-on-year
+42 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 41 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.033% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 28
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 41 £40,000 -10.11% 1
London +31 21 £57,500 -4.16% 1
East Midlands - 12 £40,000 -
Leicester - 9 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 9 £40,000 -
West Midlands -15 5 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £40,000 -
City of London +64 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Nottingham - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 £37,000 -7.50%
North Yorkshire 0 1 £37,000 -7.50%
South East -2 1 £56,500 +26.96%
East of England - 1 £24,000 -
Essex - 1 £24,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £56,500 -
Reading - 1 £56,500 -

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Business Intelligence Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (57.30%) SQL
3 47 (52.81%) ETL
4 45 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (37.08%) T-SQL
6 31 (34.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
8 22 (24.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (20.22%) Finance
11 16 (17.98%) Data Integration
11 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.73%) Dashboard Development
12 14 (15.73%) MDX
12 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.48%) Power BI
13 12 (13.48%) Analytics
13 12 (13.48%) Informatica
13 12 (13.48%) SAP
14 11 (12.36%) Degree
14 11 (12.36%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (12.36%) Datazen
15 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
15 10 (11.24%) Oracle
16 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
16 9 (10.11%) Tableau
17 8 (8.99%) Retail
18 7 (7.87%) SAP BI
18 7 (7.87%) Cognos
18 7 (7.87%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) SPSS
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) FastStats
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Boomi
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (34.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
4 22 (24.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (21.35%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (13.48%) Power BI
7 11 (12.36%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (12.36%) Datazen
8 7 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (7.87%) SAP BI
9 6 (6.74%) OLAP
9 6 (6.74%) SAP BW
10 5 (5.62%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (5.62%) PowerPivot
11 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
11 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (4.49%) QlikView
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Back Office
3 3 (3.37%) Billing
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Front Office
4 1 (1.12%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) MDX
2 3 (3.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) JSP
3 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (17.98%) Data Integration
2 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.12%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Equities
6 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (52.81%) ETL
3 14 (15.73%) Dashboard Development
4 12 (13.48%) Analytics
5 7 (7.87%) Data Governance
6 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.74%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.74%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (5.62%) CRM
7 5 (5.62%) Data Management
7 5 (5.62%) Information Management
8 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.37%) Information Security
9 3 (3.37%) Presales
10 2 (2.25%) Customer Analytics
10 2 (2.25%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.25%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (2.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 33 (37.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.37%) C#
3 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.12%) F#
4 1 (1.12%) Python
4 1 (1.12%) R
4 1 (1.12%) VB
4 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) ACCA
4 1 (1.12%) CIMA
4 1 (1.12%) HND
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.12%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Control-M
1 1 (1.12%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Informatica
2 12 (13.48%) SAP
3 10 (11.24%) Oracle
4 9 (10.11%) Tableau
5 7 (7.87%) Cognos
6 4 (4.49%) IBM
7 3 (3.37%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.25%) Alterian
8 2 (2.25%) Birst
8 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.25%) Teradata
9 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.12%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.12%) DataFlux
9 1 (1.12%) Marketo
9 1 (1.12%) Netezza
9 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.12%) Talend