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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist
Rank 869 843 840
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 12 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.047% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.049% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 28
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -15.00%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 16 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 27 February 2015. 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 -38 12 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Cheshire -2 5 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -4 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +3 2 £39,500 +5.33%
West Yorkshire -1 2 £39,500 +5.33%
South East -21 2 £44,250 +6.62%
Leeds - 2 £39,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £44,000 -
Milton Keynes +2 1 £44,000 -
Warrington -1 1 £47,500 +5.55%
London -4 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England -9 1 - -
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey - 1 £44,500 -
Watford - 1 - -

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (74.14%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) ETL
4 19 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (31.03%) Informatica
5 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (29.31%) Data Management
7 16 (27.59%) Cognos
8 14 (24.14%) IBM
8 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
8 14 (24.14%) Data Governance
8 14 (24.14%) Data Quality
9 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.41%) .NET
10 12 (20.69%) Data Analysis
10 12 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
11 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) Degree
12 9 (15.52%) Analytics
13 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.07%) Data Structures
14 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
14 7 (12.07%) Finance
14 7 (12.07%) SPSS
15 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
15 6 (10.34%) Economics
15 6 (10.34%) OLAP

Business Intelligence Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (10.34%) SAS
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SPSS
2 6 (10.34%) FastStats
3 4 (6.90%) MS Office
4 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (10.34%) OLAP
7 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.17%) MySQL
8 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.72%) Big Data
10 1 (1.72%) CloverETL
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) Ajax
2 3 (5.17%) jQuery
2 3 (5.17%) HTML5
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) Data Structures
4 6 (10.34%) Economics
4 6 (10.34%) Statistics
4 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.62%) Blog
5 5 (8.62%) FMCG
5 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.72%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (36.21%) ETL
3 17 (29.31%) Data Management
4 14 (24.14%) Data Governance
5 12 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (20.69%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.52%) Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.34%) Customer Segmentation
7 6 (10.34%) Web Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.62%) Campaign Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) Service Management
10 3 (5.17%) Data Transformation
10 3 (5.17%) Web Development
11 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.62%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) VB
5 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) VCP4
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Informatica
2 16 (27.59%) Cognos
3 14 (24.14%) IBM
4 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) Teradata
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau
7 1 (1.72%) Talend
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.72%) SAP