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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 35 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6625 6535 6638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.99% 5.44% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.20% 6.64% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5489 5343 5403
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 April 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 24 April 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
(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 +7 6183 £50,000 - 988
London +8 3034 £57,500 +4.54% 461
South East +6 1166 £45,000 -5.26% 154
City of London +1 698 £57,500 +4.54% 153
Yorkshire +4 481 £40,000 - 77
West Yorkshire +6 373 £40,000 - 52
South West +15 355 £40,000 -11.11% 87
North West +2 323 £40,000 - 94
Berkshire -2 298 £50,500 +1.00% 33
West Midlands -13 279 £45,000 - 48
Hampshire +11 269 £45,000 +0.55% 35
Leeds +9 269 £40,000 - 36
East of England +13 267 £45,000 +12.50% 30
East Midlands +44 216 £41,500 +3.75% 22
Surrey +1 199 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Manchester +1 175 £40,000 - 53
Scotland -7 145 £44,000 -4.86% 21
Buckinghamshire +13 138 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Gloucestershire +45 114 £44,250 +10.62% 31
Reading -9 113 £52,250 +4.50% 13
Milton Keynes +30 102 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Nottinghamshire +33 96 £41,500 - 6
Birmingham 0 96 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Bristol -6 96 £40,000 -11.11% 26
Wales +46 94 £37,000 +10.44% 12
Nottingham +31 90 £41,500 - 5
Cheshire 0 89 £40,000 - 18
South Wales +37 81 £37,000 +10.44% 10
Hertfordshire -2 80 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Wiltshire -2 76 £40,000 -20.00% 7

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6264 (49.13%) SQL
2 4668 (36.61%) SQL Server
3 4368 (34.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4039 (31.68%) Finance
5 3695 (28.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3579 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3406 (26.71%) Microsoft
8 3155 (24.75%) ETL
9 2788 (21.87%) Oracle
10 2785 (21.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2356 (18.48%) T-SQL
12 2250 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 2152 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
14 2123 (16.65%) Analytics
15 2036 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
16 2007 (15.74%) SAP
17 1647 (12.92%) Data Modelling
18 1584 (12.42%) Degree
19 1518 (11.91%) .NET
20 1500 (11.76%) Business Objects
21 1313 (10.30%) Project Management
22 1262 (9.90%) C#
23 1221 (9.58%) SQL Server 2008
24 1168 (9.16%) CRM
25 1140 (8.94%) Cognos
26 1103 (8.65%) SharePoint
27 1081 (8.48%) Retail
28 1062 (8.33%) QlikView
29 1029 (8.07%) Big Data
30 1021 (8.01%) Data Analysis

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1103 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 759 (5.95%) SAS
3 203 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 135 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 126 (0.99%) NetWeaver
6 123 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 104 (0.82%) IIS
8 92 (0.72%) CMS
9 76 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 76 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 75 (0.59%) Apache Pig
11 74 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 73 (0.57%) Apache
13 55 (0.43%) Node.js
14 52 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
15 50 (0.39%) Lync
16 47 (0.37%) Documentum
17 37 (0.29%) SAP Portal
18 35 (0.27%) Apache Spark
19 34 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2250 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 382 (3.00%) MS Office
3 329 (2.58%) PowerPivot
4 259 (2.03%) SPSS
5 159 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 147 (1.15%) MS Visio
7 104 (0.82%) MS Project
8 35 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 32 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 21 (0.16%) FastStats
11 15 (0.12%) Photoshop
12 14 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (0.047%) InDesign
13 6 (0.047%) LaTeX
13 6 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 5 (0.039%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.031%) Stata
16 3 (0.024%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.016%) S-PLUS
18 1 (0.008%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 470 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
2 356 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 322 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 275 (2.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 227 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 212 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
7 207 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
8 205 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
9 185 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
10 165 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
11 154 (1.21%) Cognos TM1
12 153 (1.20%) SAP FI
13 131 (1.03%) SAP BPC
14 127 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
15 120 (0.94%) SAP CO
16 118 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
17 117 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
18 105 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
19 82 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
19 82 (0.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 359 (2.82%) SaaS
2 225 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 217 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 89 (0.70%) Office 365
5 87 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 55 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 53 (0.42%) PaaS
8 48 (0.38%) IaaS
9 33 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 17 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
14 13 (0.10%) Taleo
15 11 (0.086%) GitHub
16 10 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (0.071%) Amazon S3
18 7 (0.055%) Basecamp
18 7 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (0.055%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 120 (0.94%) Internet
2 91 (0.71%) Firewall
3 65 (0.51%) Intranet
4 64 (0.50%) SAN
5 56 (0.44%) LAN
6 51 (0.40%) DNS
7 50 (0.39%) WAN
8 46 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 42 (0.33%) Unified Communications
10 39 (0.31%) HTTP
11 30 (0.24%) NAS
12 29 (0.23%) Wireless
13 28 (0.22%) SSL
14 24 (0.19%) VPN
15 21 (0.16%) MPLS
16 20 (0.16%) DHCP
17 19 (0.15%) LDAP
17 19 (0.15%) OSPF
17 19 (0.15%) BGP
17 19 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4668 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 4368 (34.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3695 (28.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3579 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2785 (21.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1221 (9.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 1062 (8.33%) QlikView
8 1029 (8.07%) Big Data
9 854 (6.70%) Relational Database
10 853 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 820 (6.43%) OLAP
12 797 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 694 (5.44%) BusinessObjects
14 613 (4.81%) Oracle Database
15 607 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 531 (4.16%) SAP BI
16 531 (4.16%) Hadoop
17 525 (4.12%) SAP BW
18 519 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
19 516 (4.05%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 288 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 273 (2.14%) Visual Studio
3 207 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
4 161 (1.26%) Git (software)
5 155 (1.22%) Moq
6 143 (1.12%) Toad
7 119 (0.93%) JIRA
8 111 (0.87%) NUnit
9 109 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
10 107 (0.84%) Subversion
11 81 (0.64%) ReSharper
12 75 (0.59%) SoapUI
13 62 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
13 62 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 56 (0.44%) Selenium
15 51 (0.40%) MSTest
15 51 (0.40%) ERwin
16 42 (0.33%) SpecFlow
17 38 (0.30%) Maven
18 37 (0.29%) JUnit
General
1 4039 (31.68%) Finance
2 1081 (8.48%) Retail
3 996 (7.81%) Marketing
4 735 (5.76%) Banking
5 718 (5.63%) Telecoms
6 698 (5.47%) Manufacturing
7 375 (2.94%) Legal
8 343 (2.69%) Electronics
9 237 (1.86%) Games
10 185 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 183 (1.44%) Advertising
12 137 (1.07%) Investment Banking
13 123 (0.96%) Billing
14 109 (0.85%) General Ledger
15 107 (0.84%) Back Office
16 106 (0.83%) Law
17 92 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 83 (0.65%) Publishing
19 80 (0.63%) Front Office
20 68 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4307 (33.78%) Developer
2 2848 (22.34%) Analyst
3 1877 (14.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1723 (13.51%) Consultant
5 1088 (8.53%) Business Analyst
6 1056 (8.28%) Architect
7 853 (6.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 710 (5.57%) SQL Developer
9 624 (4.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 622 (4.88%) Business Developer
11 567 (4.45%) DBA
12 516 (4.05%) Senior Developer
13 465 (3.65%) Data Analyst
14 439 (3.44%) SQL DBA
15 430 (3.37%) Project Manager
16 392 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
17 376 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
18 359 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
19 338 (2.65%) Senior Consultant
20 333 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1518 (11.91%) .NET
2 669 (5.25%) ASP.NET
3 668 (5.24%) HTML
4 531 (4.16%) MDX
5 451 (3.54%) CSS
6 444 (3.48%) XML
7 443 (3.47%) Web Services
8 287 (2.25%) .NET Framework
9 275 (2.16%) WCF
10 246 (1.93%) jQuery
11 231 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 224 (1.76%) HTML5
13 212 (1.66%) WPF
14 173 (1.36%) Middleware
15 123 (0.96%) Entity Framework
16 120 (0.94%) RESTful
17 110 (0.86%) XSLT
18 107 (0.84%) REST
19 106 (0.83%) WinForms
20 99 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2036 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
2 720 (5.65%) Visualisation
3 673 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 490 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 483 (3.79%) Data Integration
6 329 (2.58%) DTV
7 290 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 281 (2.20%) Data Structures
9 279 (2.19%) Clustering
10 252 (1.98%) Statistics
11 244 (1.91%) Replication
12 214 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
13 190 (1.49%) Mobile App
14 176 (1.38%) Open Source
15 157 (1.23%) FMCG
16 147 (1.15%) Social Media
17 135 (1.06%) Data Extraction
18 127 (1.00%) NHS
19 114 (0.89%) User Experience
20 73 (0.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 707 (5.55%) Windows
2 494 (3.87%) Linux
3 423 (3.32%) UNIX
4 101 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 90 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (0.55%) Android
7 56 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 39 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (0.21%) Solaris
11 27 (0.21%) AIX
12 20 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 18 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 17 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 15 (0.12%) CentOS
15 15 (0.12%) HPUX
16 9 (0.071%) Fedora
17 8 (0.063%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3155 (24.75%) ETL
2 2152 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2123 (16.65%) Analytics
4 1647 (12.92%) Data Modelling
5 1313 (10.30%) Project Management
6 1168 (9.16%) CRM
7 1021 (8.01%) Data Analysis
8 881 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 869 (6.82%) ERP
10 857 (6.72%) Data Management
11 831 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
12 745 (5.84%) Scrum
13 736 (5.77%) Business Analysis
14 511 (4.01%) E-Commerce
15 510 (4.00%) Mentoring
16 494 (3.87%) Kimball Methodology
17 489 (3.84%) ITIL
18 488 (3.83%) Workflow
19 454 (3.56%) Information Management
20 452 (3.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6264 (49.13%) SQL
2 2356 (18.48%) T-SQL
3 1262 (9.90%) C#
4 788 (6.18%) PL/SQL
5 762 (5.98%) Java
6 683 (5.36%) JavaScript
7 509 (3.99%) VBA
8 339 (2.66%) Python
9 335 (2.63%) R
10 257 (2.02%) ABAP
11 216 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 204 (1.60%) VB
13 158 (1.24%) C
14 149 (1.17%) Ruby
15 145 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 140 (1.10%) Shell Script
17 132 (1.04%) PHP
18 119 (0.93%) C++
19 97 (0.76%) Perl
20 64 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1584 (12.42%) Degree
2 429 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 272 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 231 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 164 (1.29%) SAP Certification
6 124 (0.97%) ISEB
7 117 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 94 (0.74%) PMP
9 70 (0.55%) MCP
10 65 (0.51%) MCITP
11 59 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 57 (0.45%) MCTS
13 52 (0.41%) PhD
14 49 (0.38%) CIMA
15 48 (0.38%) ACCA
16 45 (0.35%) MCSE
17 44 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
18 42 (0.33%) DV Cleared
19 39 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
20 35 (0.27%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 552 (4.33%) QA
2 244 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 188 (1.47%) SLA
4 64 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 36 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 29 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (0.23%) Solvency II
7 22 (0.17%) Basel II
8 17 (0.13%) COBIT
8 17 (0.13%) HL7
9 10 (0.078%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.071%) GAAP
11 5 (0.039%) GxP
11 5 (0.039%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.031%) EMIR
12 4 (0.031%) MiFID
13 3 (0.024%) Basel III
14 2 (0.016%) GAMP
15 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.008%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 116 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 99 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 87 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (0.27%) HDFS
5 33 (0.26%) Apache Flume
5 33 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 27 (0.21%) Varnish
7 11 (0.086%) vCloud
8 10 (0.078%) vSphere
9 9 (0.071%) Xen
10 8 (0.063%) KVM
11 7 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.047%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.047%) Docker
13 4 (0.031%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.031%) UAG
13 4 (0.031%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.031%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.024%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.024%) NFS
Systems Management
1 61 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (0.37%) Puppet
4 21 (0.16%) Ansible
5 20 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 19 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (0.13%) Data Guard
8 14 (0.11%) Vagrant
9 11 (0.086%) MOM
10 10 (0.078%) SCCM
11 9 (0.071%) OPNET
11 9 (0.071%) Oracle Identity Management
11 9 (0.071%) Salt
12 8 (0.063%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (0.063%) Control-M
13 7 (0.055%) Nagios
13 7 (0.055%) WSUS
13 7 (0.055%) Oozie
14 5 (0.039%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 5 (0.039%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3406 (26.71%) Microsoft
2 2788 (21.87%) Oracle
3 2007 (15.74%) SAP
4 1500 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 1140 (8.94%) Cognos
6 905 (7.10%) Tableau
7 689 (5.40%) Informatica
8 466 (3.65%) IBM
9 386 (3.03%) Teradata
10 283 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
11 239 (1.87%) Hyperion
12 223 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
13 157 (1.23%) Google
14 150 (1.18%) Sybase
15 141 (1.11%) Ab Initio
16 120 (0.94%) VMware
17 113 (0.89%) Netezza
18 109 (0.85%) Siebel
18 109 (0.85%) Talend
19 103 (0.81%) HP
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits scheme
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newtownards, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000 - £42957 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newtownards, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £42,500 to £47,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + 10.5% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago