The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence 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)
Rank 42 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6200 6405 6111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.44% 5.89% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 7.22% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5093 5416 5258
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the UK.

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 5817 £50,000 - 868
London -1 2798 £57,500 +4.54% 350
South East -24 861 £48,000 +1.05% 144
City of London -6 656 £60,000 +9.09% 117
North West +15 494 £39,000 -2.50% 95
Yorkshire +1 475 £42,500 +6.25% 75
West Midlands -1 360 £40,000 -5.88% 41
West Yorkshire +2 341 £43,500 +8.75% 47
Manchester +25 309 £37,500 -6.25% 49
South West -15 309 £40,000 -2.43% 85
East of England -17 268 £45,000 +20.00% 41
Berkshire -14 251 £50,000 -4.76% 44
Leeds -1 213 £43,750 +9.37% 31
East Midlands +6 189 £45,000 +20.00% 24
Hampshire +23 180 £43,750 -2.77% 18
Surrey -22 148 £52,500 +10.52% 18
Scotland -27 144 £42,500 -10.52% 32
Cheshire +1 122 £47,000 +17.50% 16
Reading -11 120 £50,000 -4.76% 20
West Sussex +14 94 £55,000 +37.50% 16
Warwickshire +14 93 £40,000 - 5
Birmingham -22 92 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Cambridgeshire +2 91 £44,000 +17.33% 9
Hertfordshire -16 88 £50,000 +25.00% 22
Bristol +28 80 £43,000 +7.50% 19
Wiltshire -28 80 £35,000 -18.60% 17
Nottinghamshire +34 68 £47,500 +33.19% 8
Bradford -1 67 £45,000 +21.62% 6
Buckinghamshire -38 66 £43,750 -7.89% 17
Staffordshire +2 65 £35,000 - 1

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Intelligence also 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 that cited Business Intelligence.

1 6292 (49.07%) SQL
2 5007 (39.05%) SQL Server
3 4607 (35.93%) Data Warehouse
4 3842 (29.96%) Finance
5 3794 (29.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3638 (28.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3168 (24.71%) Microsoft
8 3125 (24.37%) ETL
9 3120 (24.33%) Oracle
10 2815 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2515 (19.61%) T-SQL
12 2290 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 2134 (16.64%) MS Excel
14 1854 (14.46%) Analytics
15 1767 (13.78%) .NET
16 1691 (13.19%) SAP
17 1663 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
18 1652 (12.88%) Data Modelling
19 1495 (11.66%) C#
20 1448 (11.29%) Degree
21 1421 (11.08%) SQL Server 2008
22 1379 (10.75%) Business Objects
23 1290 (10.06%) Cognos
24 1198 (9.34%) CRM
25 1157 (9.02%) Project Management
26 1136 (8.86%) SharePoint
27 1079 (8.42%) ERP
28 1067 (8.32%) Data Management
28 1067 (8.32%) Marketing
29 1022 (7.97%) OLAP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Intelligence also 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 that cited Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1136 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 678 (5.29%) SAS
3 226 (1.76%) IIS
4 186 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 168 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 126 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 111 (0.87%) NetWeaver
8 105 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 101 (0.79%) Confluence
10 96 (0.75%) Node.js
11 94 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 92 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 90 (0.70%) JBoss
14 89 (0.69%) Apache
14 89 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 62 (0.48%) CMS
16 58 (0.45%) MS Exchange
17 52 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
17 52 (0.41%) WebSphere
18 39 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2134 (16.64%) MS Excel
2 386 (3.01%) MS Office
3 262 (2.04%) PowerPivot
4 162 (1.26%) SPSS
5 156 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 115 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 86 (0.67%) MS Project
8 46 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
9 31 (0.24%) FastStats
10 25 (0.19%) InfoPath
10 25 (0.19%) Photoshop
11 15 (0.12%) Stata
11 15 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (0.078%) S-PLUS
13 7 (0.055%) LaTeX
14 5 (0.039%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
16 1 (0.008%) Weka
16 1 (0.008%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.008%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 625 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
2 442 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 344 (2.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 309 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 243 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 198 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
7 194 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
8 188 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
8 188 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
9 182 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
10 179 (1.40%) Cognos TM1
11 160 (1.25%) SAP BPC
12 159 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
13 125 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
14 120 (0.94%) SAP FI
15 104 (0.81%) HFM
15 104 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
16 102 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
17 99 (0.77%) SAP CO
17 99 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 154 (1.20%) SaaS
2 150 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (0.81%) Office 365
4 60 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (0.32%) GitHub
7 37 (0.29%) PaaS
8 25 (0.19%) IaaS
9 17 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.047%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.031%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.023%) Force.com
13 3 (0.023%) Taleo
13 3 (0.023%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.023%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.016%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.016%) Trello
15 1 (0.008%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 223 (1.74%) Internet
2 107 (0.83%) WAN
3 103 (0.80%) LAN
4 102 (0.80%) Intranet
5 96 (0.75%) Firewall
6 82 (0.64%) DNS
7 80 (0.62%) SAN
8 57 (0.44%) TCP/IP
9 50 (0.39%) HTTP
10 34 (0.27%) LDAP
11 31 (0.24%) MPLS
12 27 (0.21%) FTP
12 27 (0.21%) VPN
13 26 (0.20%) NAS
14 21 (0.16%) SSL
14 21 (0.16%) Extranet
15 18 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (0.12%) 3G
16 16 (0.12%) DMZ
16 16 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5007 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 4607 (35.93%) Data Warehouse
3 3794 (29.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3638 (28.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2815 (21.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1421 (11.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1022 (7.97%) OLAP
8 993 (7.74%) Relational Database
9 937 (7.31%) Oracle BI EE
10 878 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 875 (6.82%) QlikView
12 856 (6.68%) Big Data
13 718 (5.60%) Oracle Database
14 619 (4.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 545 (4.25%) RDBMS
16 498 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
17 497 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
18 476 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
19 434 (3.38%) SAP BI
20 420 (3.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 356 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 333 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 285 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 247 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
5 195 (1.52%) NUnit
6 182 (1.42%) Moq
7 178 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 160 (1.25%) JIRA
9 153 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
10 151 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 151 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 140 (1.09%) Selenium
12 121 (0.94%) Toad
13 115 (0.90%) WATIR
14 108 (0.84%) Subversion
15 101 (0.79%) ReSharper
15 101 (0.79%) ERwin
16 96 (0.75%) NCrunch
17 75 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
18 66 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 3842 (29.96%) Finance
2 1067 (8.32%) Marketing
3 884 (6.89%) Retail
4 710 (5.54%) Banking
5 705 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 516 (4.02%) Manufacturing
7 313 (2.44%) Legal
8 302 (2.36%) Electronics
9 288 (2.25%) Advertising
10 186 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 184 (1.44%) Games
12 179 (1.40%) Investment Banking
13 166 (1.29%) Back Office
14 127 (0.99%) Publishing
15 119 (0.93%) Front Office
16 108 (0.84%) General Ledger
17 104 (0.81%) Billing
18 95 (0.74%) Law
19 87 (0.68%) French Language
20 81 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4411 (34.40%) Developer
2 2698 (21.04%) Analyst
3 1883 (14.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1627 (12.69%) Consultant
5 1197 (9.34%) Architect
6 1057 (8.24%) Business Analyst
7 797 (6.22%) SQL Developer
8 725 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 707 (5.51%) Business Developer
10 639 (4.98%) Senior Developer
11 562 (4.38%) DBA
12 542 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 471 (3.67%) Data Analyst
14 375 (2.92%) SQL DBA
15 340 (2.65%) Project Manager
16 339 (2.64%) Senior Consultant
17 338 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
18 318 (2.48%) Business Intelligence Manager
19 309 (2.41%) Data Architect
20 305 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1767 (13.78%) .NET
2 800 (6.24%) ASP.NET
3 786 (6.13%) HTML
4 633 (4.94%) XML
5 616 (4.80%) MDX
6 578 (4.51%) CSS
7 482 (3.76%) Web Services
8 402 (3.14%) jQuery
9 350 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 328 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 287 (2.24%) WCF
12 255 (1.99%) HTML5
13 222 (1.73%) Middleware
14 195 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 185 (1.44%) WPF
16 159 (1.24%) Ajax
17 156 (1.22%) SOAP
18 148 (1.15%) NHibernate
18 148 (1.15%) RESTful
19 143 (1.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1663 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 560 (4.37%) Management Information System
3 538 (4.20%) Data Integration
4 530 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 502 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 299 (2.33%) DTV
7 268 (2.09%) Clustering
8 257 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 223 (1.74%) Data Structures
10 194 (1.51%) Replication
11 186 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 175 (1.36%) Statistics
13 156 (1.22%) Social Media
14 142 (1.11%) User Experience
15 127 (0.99%) Open Source
16 117 (0.91%) Mobile App
17 110 (0.86%) FMCG
18 99 (0.77%) Data Extraction
19 94 (0.73%) Algorithms
20 90 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 843 (6.57%) Windows
2 564 (4.40%) UNIX
3 508 (3.96%) Linux
4 137 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (0.77%) Solaris
6 77 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (0.52%) Android
7 67 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 64 (0.50%) AIX
9 51 (0.40%) Windows XP
10 47 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (0.30%) HPUX
12 32 (0.25%) Windows 7
13 26 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (0.19%) CentOS
14 25 (0.19%) Debian
15 17 (0.13%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (0.094%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.062%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3125 (24.37%) ETL
2 2290 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1854 (14.46%) Analytics
4 1652 (12.88%) Data Modelling
5 1198 (9.34%) CRM
6 1157 (9.02%) Project Management
7 1079 (8.42%) ERP
8 1067 (8.32%) Data Management
9 893 (6.96%) Data Analysis
10 849 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
11 832 (6.49%) Scrum
12 729 (5.69%) Business Analysis
13 710 (5.54%) E-Commerce
14 661 (5.16%) Migration
15 653 (5.09%) Kimball Methodology
16 607 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 600 (4.68%) Mentoring
18 564 (4.40%) TDD
19 563 (4.39%) Information Management
20 536 (4.18%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6292 (49.07%) SQL
2 2515 (19.61%) T-SQL
3 1495 (11.66%) C#
4 900 (7.02%) Java
5 774 (6.04%) JavaScript
6 736 (5.74%) PL/SQL
7 381 (2.97%) VB.NET
8 376 (2.93%) VBA
9 333 (2.60%) VB
10 251 (1.96%) Ruby
11 226 (1.76%) PHP
12 208 (1.62%) Python
13 201 (1.57%) C
14 200 (1.56%) R
15 162 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 159 (1.24%) C++
17 129 (1.01%) ABAP
18 113 (0.88%) Perl
19 100 (0.78%) PowerShell
20 61 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1448 (11.29%) Degree
2 333 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 309 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 171 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 117 (0.91%) ISEB
6 104 (0.81%) MCTS
7 92 (0.72%) ACCA
8 82 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 72 (0.56%) CIMA
10 71 (0.55%) MBA
11 68 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
12 58 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 56 (0.44%) MCITP
14 51 (0.40%) MCP
15 50 (0.39%) OCP
16 49 (0.38%) PMP
17 47 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
18 45 (0.35%) MCSE
19 38 (0.30%) MCAD
19 38 (0.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 519 (4.05%) QA
2 268 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 213 (1.66%) SLA
4 61 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 43 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 31 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.10%) Basel II
10 10 (0.078%) HL7
11 8 (0.062%) COBIT
12 7 (0.055%) GAAP
13 4 (0.031%) EMIR
14 3 (0.023%) P3O
14 3 (0.023%) WCAG
14 3 (0.023%) WAI
15 2 (0.016%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 2 (0.016%) CDISC
16 1 (0.008%) MiFID
16 1 (0.008%) Basel III
System Software
1 165 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 104 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 88 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 79 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 52 (0.41%) HDFS
6 43 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 40 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 20 (0.16%) XenApp
9 13 (0.10%) Varnish
10 11 (0.086%) vSphere
11 9 (0.070%) VMware ESX
12 8 (0.062%) vCloud
13 7 (0.055%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.039%) Xen
15 5 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.039%) RHEV
16 4 (0.031%) Docker
16 4 (0.031%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 63 (0.49%) Data Guard
2 47 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 44 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.31%) Oozie
4 40 (0.31%) Ambari
5 33 (0.26%) Puppet
6 31 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
7 26 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
8 25 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (0.12%) SCOM
11 14 (0.11%) SCCM
12 13 (0.10%) Tivoli
13 11 (0.086%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.078%) Nagios
15 7 (0.055%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.047%) Oracle Identity Management
17 5 (0.039%) Ganglia
17 5 (0.039%) NSN NetAct
17 5 (0.039%) MOM
Vendors
1 3168 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 3120 (24.33%) Oracle
3 1691 (13.19%) SAP
4 1379 (10.75%) Business Objects
5 1290 (10.06%) Cognos
6 726 (5.66%) Informatica
7 618 (4.82%) Tableau
8 549 (4.28%) IBM
9 328 (2.56%) Hyperion
10 314 (2.45%) Teradata
11 306 (2.39%) MicroStrategy
12 217 (1.69%) Google
13 190 (1.48%) Sybase
14 159 (1.24%) Netezza
15 152 (1.19%) Ab Initio
16 143 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
17 128 (1.00%) HP
17 128 (1.00%) Endeca
18 126 (0.98%) Siebel
19 118 (0.92%) Facebook
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55 - £70 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, holidays
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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