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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 30 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6852 6498 6163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.28% 5.58% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 6.74% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5662 5429 5071
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
92664 96389 87884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75930 77539 71844
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015 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 4 August 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 +13 6375 £50,000 - 918
London -2 2806 £57,500 - 385
South East +22 1309 £47,500 - 167
City of London +4 748 £55,000 -5.17% 128
North West +17 436 £40,000 +6.66% 81
South West +39 416 £44,750 +5.29% 77
Berkshire +28 406 £52,500 +5.00% 46
Yorkshire -15 381 £45,000 +5.88% 60
West Midlands -3 371 £40,000 - 52
East of England +36 341 £45,000 - 45
Hampshire +12 301 £45,000 +5.88% 38
West Yorkshire -15 299 £45,000 +5.88% 43
East Midlands +15 235 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Surrey +17 210 £45,000 -8.16% 26
Manchester +10 205 £40,000 +11.11% 36
Leeds -14 195 £50,000 +17.64% 33
Scotland -10 162 £42,500 -8.60% 23
Cheshire +20 138 £40,000 - 18
Reading +16 138 £52,500 -2.77% 21
Bristol +19 132 £40,000 -11.11% 33
Gloucestershire +48 124 £55,000 +48.66% 17
Birmingham +13 110 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Buckinghamshire +4 108 £45,000 - 27
Hertfordshire +29 105 £45,000 -14.28% 10
Glasgow +18 100 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Slough +29 99 £53,250 -11.25% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 83 £45,000 +11.11% 14
Oxfordshire +44 82 £53,000 +6.00% 8
Milton Keynes +9 81 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Staffordshire +6 78 £40,000 - 13

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6628 (49.11%) SQL
2 4888 (36.22%) SQL Server
3 4724 (35.01%) Data Warehouse
4 4359 (32.30%) Finance
5 3958 (29.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3750 (27.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3462 (25.65%) Microsoft
8 3163 (23.44%) ETL
9 3028 (22.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2973 (22.03%) Oracle
11 2592 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
12 2469 (18.30%) Analytics
13 2466 (18.27%) T-SQL
14 2193 (16.25%) MS Excel
15 2167 (16.06%) SAP
16 2087 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
17 1832 (13.58%) Data Modelling
18 1729 (12.81%) BusinessObjects
19 1725 (12.78%) Degree
20 1547 (11.46%) .NET
21 1277 (9.46%) Marketing
22 1269 (9.40%) C#
22 1269 (9.40%) Big Data
23 1243 (9.21%) Project Management
24 1140 (8.45%) Cognos
25 1104 (8.18%) QlikView
26 1093 (8.10%) Data Analysis
27 1082 (8.02%) Tableau
28 1052 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
29 1010 (7.48%) Java

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 903 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 822 (6.09%) SAS
3 180 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 163 (1.21%) NetWeaver
5 151 (1.12%) Apache
6 139 (1.03%) IIS
7 135 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 112 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 112 (0.83%) Node.js
9 107 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 106 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 94 (0.70%) Tomcat
12 90 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 80 (0.59%) CMS
14 73 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
15 72 (0.53%) Apache Spark
16 68 (0.50%) Apache Solr
17 60 (0.44%) Documentum
18 57 (0.42%) JBoss
18 57 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2193 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 497 (3.68%) MS Office
3 339 (2.51%) SPSS
4 323 (2.39%) PowerPivot
5 220 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 150 (1.11%) MS Visio
7 112 (0.83%) MS Project
8 68 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
9 22 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 14 (0.10%) FastStats
11 8 (0.059%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.059%) GNU Octave
12 7 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.030%) Stata
14 4 (0.030%) Vensim
15 3 (0.022%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.022%) InDesign
15 3 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 584 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 498 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
3 334 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 240 (1.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 223 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 163 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
7 161 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 157 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
9 154 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
10 152 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
11 150 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
12 139 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
13 131 (0.97%) SAP BPC
14 112 (0.83%) HFM
15 111 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
16 107 (0.79%) SAP FI
17 97 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
18 94 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
19 83 (0.62%) SAP CO
20 81 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 397 (2.94%) SaaS
2 302 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 250 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (0.72%) Office 365
5 89 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 88 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 67 (0.50%) PaaS
8 56 (0.41%) IaaS
9 53 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 40 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
11 23 (0.17%) GitHub
12 22 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
13 15 (0.11%) Taleo
14 13 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.089%) Adobe Analytics
16 11 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (0.074%) Yammer
17 10 (0.074%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (0.074%) CloudFront
17 10 (0.074%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 129 (0.96%) Internet
2 95 (0.70%) Firewall
3 72 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 71 (0.53%) SAN
5 63 (0.47%) HTTP
6 61 (0.45%) Intranet
7 52 (0.39%) WAN
8 49 (0.36%) DNS
9 44 (0.33%) LAN
10 38 (0.28%) Broadband
11 35 (0.26%) NAS
12 32 (0.24%) VPN
13 28 (0.21%) Wireless
14 27 (0.20%) LDAP
15 24 (0.18%) OSPF
15 24 (0.18%) BGP
16 22 (0.16%) 3G
16 22 (0.16%) Network Security
17 21 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4888 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 4724 (35.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3958 (29.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3750 (27.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3028 (22.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1729 (12.81%) BusinessObjects
7 1269 (9.40%) Big Data
8 1104 (8.18%) QlikView
9 1052 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 917 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 892 (6.61%) Relational Database
12 848 (6.28%) OLAP
13 814 (6.03%) Oracle BI EE
14 732 (5.42%) Hadoop
15 729 (5.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 717 (5.31%) Oracle Database
17 600 (4.45%) SAP BI
18 568 (4.21%) Data Mining
19 565 (4.19%) SAP BW
20 561 (4.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 302 (2.24%) Visual Studio
2 253 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 237 (1.76%) Git (software)
4 191 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
5 167 (1.24%) Toad
6 154 (1.14%) JIRA
7 150 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
8 110 (0.82%) Subversion
9 108 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 93 (0.69%) Selenium
10 93 (0.69%) Moq
11 89 (0.66%) NUnit
12 77 (0.57%) ERwin
13 73 (0.54%) Jenkins
14 64 (0.47%) JUnit
15 60 (0.44%) MSTest
16 54 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
17 52 (0.39%) Maven
18 47 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
18 47 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4359 (32.30%) Finance
2 1277 (9.46%) Marketing
3 956 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 927 (6.87%) Retail
5 826 (6.12%) Manufacturing
6 773 (5.73%) Banking
7 552 (4.09%) Electronics
8 422 (3.13%) Legal
9 235 (1.74%) Games
10 198 (1.47%) Advertising
11 159 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 141 (1.04%) Investment Banking
13 128 (0.95%) Back Office
14 113 (0.84%) Law
15 107 (0.79%) Publishing
16 105 (0.78%) Billing
17 98 (0.73%) Front Office
18 94 (0.70%) General Ledger
19 88 (0.65%) Financial Institution
20 82 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4738 (35.11%) Developer
2 2925 (21.67%) Analyst
3 2140 (15.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1598 (11.84%) Consultant
5 1104 (8.18%) Business Analyst
6 1100 (8.15%) Architect
7 859 (6.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 857 (6.35%) SQL Developer
9 689 (5.11%) Business Developer
10 599 (4.44%) DBA
11 548 (4.06%) Senior Developer
12 535 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 477 (3.53%) Data Analyst
14 473 (3.51%) SQL DBA
15 422 (3.13%) Data Architect
16 398 (2.95%) Project Manager
17 373 (2.76%) .NET Developer
18 351 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
19 340 (2.52%) SAP Consultant
19 340 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1547 (11.46%) .NET
2 649 (4.81%) MDX
3 603 (4.47%) ASP.NET
4 595 (4.41%) HTML
5 492 (3.65%) Web Services
6 455 (3.37%) CSS
7 422 (3.13%) XML
8 312 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 292 (2.16%) WCF
10 245 (1.82%) Middleware
11 235 (1.74%) .NET Framework
12 226 (1.67%) jQuery
13 199 (1.47%) HTML5
14 180 (1.33%) RESTful
15 156 (1.16%) Spring
16 139 (1.03%) WPF
17 136 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
18 134 (0.99%) REST
19 131 (0.97%) Entity Framework
20 128 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2087 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 861 (6.38%) Visualisation
3 790 (5.85%) Management Information System
4 673 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 549 (4.07%) DTV
6 542 (4.02%) Data Integration
7 355 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 292 (2.16%) Statistics
9 288 (2.13%) Clustering
10 274 (2.03%) Replication
11 264 (1.96%) Data Structures
12 208 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
13 199 (1.47%) User Experience
14 189 (1.40%) Data Centre
15 166 (1.23%) FMCG
16 156 (1.16%) Mobile App
17 155 (1.15%) Data Extraction
18 141 (1.04%) NHS
19 105 (0.78%) Social Media
20 92 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 752 (5.57%) Windows
2 613 (4.54%) Linux
3 463 (3.43%) UNIX
4 92 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (0.63%) Android
6 67 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 37 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (0.27%) Windows XP
10 31 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (0.20%) Solaris
12 24 (0.18%) AIX
13 22 (0.16%) CentOS
14 19 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (0.089%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.089%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.067%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.067%) HPUX
18 8 (0.059%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3163 (23.44%) ETL
2 2592 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 2469 (18.30%) Analytics
4 1832 (13.58%) Data Modelling
5 1243 (9.21%) Project Management
6 1093 (8.10%) Data Analysis
7 1002 (7.42%) CRM
8 1001 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
9 994 (7.37%) Data Management
10 958 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 820 (6.08%) Scrum
12 790 (5.85%) ERP
13 723 (5.36%) Business Analysis
14 648 (4.80%) Programme Management
15 625 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
16 562 (4.16%) SDLC
17 542 (4.02%) Kimball Methodology
18 538 (3.99%) Mentoring
19 535 (3.96%) Information Management
19 535 (3.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6628 (49.11%) SQL
2 2466 (18.27%) T-SQL
3 1269 (9.40%) C#
4 1010 (7.48%) Java
5 802 (5.94%) PL/SQL
6 689 (5.11%) JavaScript
7 474 (3.51%) Python
8 442 (3.28%) R
9 381 (2.82%) VBA
10 255 (1.89%) ABAP
11 210 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 206 (1.53%) VB
13 196 (1.45%) Shell Script
14 184 (1.36%) Ruby
15 182 (1.35%) C
16 159 (1.18%) C++
17 158 (1.17%) PHP
18 142 (1.05%) Perl
19 123 (0.91%) PowerShell
20 100 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1725 (12.78%) Degree
2 369 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 255 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 195 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 133 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 114 (0.84%) ISEB
7 109 (0.81%) PMP
8 78 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 78 (0.58%) MCP
9 70 (0.52%) SAP Certification
10 64 (0.47%) MCSE
11 54 (0.40%) DV Cleared
12 49 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 49 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
13 47 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
14 46 (0.34%) MCITP
15 43 (0.32%) PhD
16 39 (0.29%) MCTS
17 37 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 35 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 621 (4.60%) QA
2 300 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 197 (1.46%) SLA
4 44 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 20 (0.15%) HL7
7 20 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 18 (0.13%) Basel II
9 15 (0.11%) COBIT
10 8 (0.059%) MiFID
10 8 (0.059%) EMIR
11 4 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.030%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.022%) P3O
12 3 (0.022%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.015%) Basel III
13 2 (0.015%) GAAP
14 1 (0.007%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.007%) GxP
System Software
1 140 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 140 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (0.36%) Apache Flume
3 45 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 41 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
5 33 (0.24%) HDFS
6 28 (0.21%) Xen
7 26 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (0.16%) XenApp
9 19 (0.14%) KVM
10 18 (0.13%) VirtualBox
11 17 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (0.10%) Docker
12 14 (0.10%) vSphere
13 12 (0.089%) GPFS
14 11 (0.082%) Varnish
15 9 (0.067%) XenServer
16 7 (0.052%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.052%) LXC
17 6 (0.044%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 141 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 111 (0.82%) Puppet
3 62 (0.46%) Ansible
4 61 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 43 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 42 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 33 (0.24%) SCCM
7 33 (0.24%) Data Guard
8 26 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
8 26 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 15 (0.11%) Control-M
9 15 (0.11%) OPNET
9 15 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
10 11 (0.082%) MOM
10 11 (0.082%) Oozie
10 11 (0.082%) FortiGate
11 10 (0.074%) SCOM
12 9 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.059%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 8 (0.059%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3462 (25.65%) Microsoft
2 2973 (22.03%) Oracle
3 2167 (16.06%) SAP
4 1140 (8.45%) Cognos
5 1082 (8.02%) Tableau
6 718 (5.32%) Informatica
7 533 (3.95%) IBM
8 396 (2.93%) Teradata
9 362 (2.68%) MicroStrategy
10 259 (1.92%) Hyperion
11 206 (1.53%) VMware
12 190 (1.41%) Google
13 181 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
14 166 (1.23%) Sybase
15 163 (1.21%) Netezza
16 150 (1.11%) Talend
17 136 (1.01%) Ab Initio
18 135 (1.00%) Cisco
19 101 (0.75%) HP
20 99 (0.73%) Siebel
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