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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 39 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6463 6106 6246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.55% 5.74% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.88% 7.21% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5331 5038 5372
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -1 6025 £50,000 +5.26% 767
London +6 3026 £57,500 +4.54% 359
South East -15 1039 £47,500 +5.55% 98
City of London +6 756 £60,000 +9.09% 145
Yorkshire +10 497 £42,500 +13.33% 56
North West +7 415 £37,500 -6.25% 94
West Yorkshire +14 391 £42,500 +13.33% 42
West Midlands -2 336 £40,000 -11.11% 36
Leeds +15 287 £42,500 +13.33% 29
Berkshire -11 257 £50,000 - 14
Hampshire -1 250 £43,125 +5.18% 18
Manchester +10 226 £36,000 -10.00% 58
East of England -25 226 £45,000 +20.00% 41
South West -37 226 £42,500 - 47
Scotland -16 196 £44,000 -2.22% 40
East Midlands +6 184 £40,000 - 21
Surrey -21 167 £48,750 +8.33% 19
West Sussex +21 115 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Reading 0 113 £54,500 +3.80% 7
Cheshire 0 112 £40,000 - 14
Cambridgeshire -3 91 £40,500 +8.00% 12
Buckinghamshire -28 86 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Glasgow -8 83 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Staffordshire +3 81 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Portsmouth +11 76 £45,000 +16.77% 3
Edinburgh -18 74 £45,000 -14.28% 15
Hertfordshire -37 73 £54,000 +46.93% 12
Birmingham -30 70 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Bristol -7 68 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Warwickshire +40 65 £38,000 -5.00% 6

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6358 (48.74%) SQL
2 5139 (39.39%) SQL Server
3 4688 (35.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3806 (29.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3769 (28.89%) Finance
6 3688 (28.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3234 (24.79%) Microsoft
8 3126 (23.96%) ETL
9 3114 (23.87%) Oracle
10 2846 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2527 (19.37%) T-SQL
12 2152 (16.50%) MS Excel
13 1943 (14.89%) Analytics
14 1750 (13.42%) .NET
15 1661 (12.73%) Data Modelling
16 1652 (12.66%) SAP
17 1540 (11.81%) SQL Server 2008
18 1496 (11.47%) Degree
19 1415 (10.85%) C#
20 1371 (10.51%) Business Objects
21 1357 (10.40%) Cognos
22 1253 (9.61%) CRM
23 1217 (9.33%) Project Management
24 1161 (8.90%) Marketing
25 1149 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
26 1117 (8.56%) Data Management
27 1045 (8.01%) OLAP
28 1013 (7.77%) ERP
29 1002 (7.68%) Relational Database
30 986 (7.56%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 986 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 686 (5.26%) SAS
3 191 (1.46%) IIS
4 188 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 161 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 140 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 133 (1.02%) NetWeaver
8 116 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 114 (0.87%) Apache
10 92 (0.71%) Confluence
11 87 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 86 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 83 (0.64%) WebLogic
14 75 (0.57%) Node.js
15 67 (0.51%) WebSphere
16 65 (0.50%) CMS
17 49 (0.38%) MS Exchange
18 45 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
19 36 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
20 34 (0.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2152 (16.50%) MS Excel
2 375 (2.87%) MS Office
3 196 (1.50%) PowerPivot
4 183 (1.40%) SPSS
5 182 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 122 (0.94%) MS Visio
7 75 (0.57%) MS Project
8 49 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 37 (0.28%) FastStats
10 32 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 32 (0.25%) Photoshop
11 14 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (0.100%) S-PLUS
13 9 (0.069%) Stata
14 7 (0.054%) LaTeX
15 3 (0.023%) Weka
15 3 (0.023%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
17 1 (0.008%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 596 (4.57%) Oracle EBS
2 407 (3.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 389 (2.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 331 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 227 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
6 218 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 209 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
8 198 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
9 194 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
10 176 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
11 148 (1.13%) SAP BPC
12 145 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
13 141 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
14 104 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
14 104 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
15 96 (0.74%) SAP FI
16 95 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
17 93 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
18 88 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
19 82 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 152 (1.17%) SaaS
2 124 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (0.88%) Office 365
4 80 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 73 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (0.26%) GitHub
7 33 (0.25%) PaaS
8 30 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (0.21%) IaaS
10 19 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.046%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.031%) Force.com
12 4 (0.031%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.031%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.023%) Heroku
13 3 (0.023%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.015%) Trello
15 1 (0.008%) Pure360
15 1 (0.008%) StrongView
15 1 (0.008%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 224 (1.72%) Internet
2 110 (0.84%) WAN
3 99 (0.76%) Intranet
3 99 (0.76%) DNS
4 98 (0.75%) Firewall
5 96 (0.74%) LAN
6 90 (0.69%) SAN
7 77 (0.59%) TCP/IP
8 52 (0.40%) FTP
9 48 (0.37%) HTTP
10 40 (0.31%) Extranet
11 39 (0.30%) LDAP
12 37 (0.28%) VPN
13 27 (0.21%) MPLS
13 27 (0.21%) NAS
14 25 (0.19%) 3G
15 23 (0.18%) DHCP
16 21 (0.16%) SMTP
17 20 (0.15%) Broadband
18 18 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5139 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 4688 (35.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3806 (29.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3688 (28.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2846 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1540 (11.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1045 (8.01%) OLAP
8 1002 (7.68%) Relational Database
9 947 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 929 (7.12%) QlikView
11 876 (6.72%) Big Data
12 861 (6.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 783 (6.00%) Oracle Database
14 694 (5.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 586 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
16 551 (4.22%) RDBMS
17 547 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
18 481 (3.69%) BusinessObjects
19 459 (3.52%) Hadoop
20 444 (3.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 342 (2.62%) Visual Studio
2 315 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 248 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
4 237 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 187 (1.43%) NUnit
6 185 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 176 (1.35%) Moq
8 151 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
9 145 (1.11%) Selenium
10 138 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 137 (1.05%) Toad
12 134 (1.03%) TeamCity
13 131 (1.00%) JIRA
14 121 (0.93%) ERwin
15 109 (0.84%) Subversion
16 104 (0.80%) WATIR
17 90 (0.69%) ReSharper
18 87 (0.67%) NCrunch
19 86 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
20 69 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3769 (28.89%) Finance
2 1161 (8.90%) Marketing
3 898 (6.88%) Retail
4 749 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 663 (5.08%) Banking
6 528 (4.05%) Manufacturing
7 327 (2.51%) Advertising
8 319 (2.45%) Electronics
9 267 (2.05%) Legal
10 227 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 217 (1.66%) Games
12 178 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 153 (1.17%) Publishing
14 136 (1.04%) Back Office
15 128 (0.98%) Billing
16 125 (0.96%) General Ledger
17 94 (0.72%) Front Office
18 90 (0.69%) Law
19 79 (0.61%) French Language
19 79 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4525 (34.69%) Developer
2 2746 (21.05%) Analyst
3 1860 (14.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1736 (13.31%) Consultant
5 1317 (10.10%) Architect
6 1110 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 844 (6.47%) SQL Developer
8 770 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 717 (5.50%) Business Developer
10 549 (4.21%) DBA
11 547 (4.19%) Senior Developer
12 532 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 437 (3.35%) Data Analyst
14 384 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
15 379 (2.91%) Project Manager
16 359 (2.75%) SQL DBA
17 349 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 336 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Architect
19 334 (2.56%) Data Architect
20 325 (2.49%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1750 (13.42%) .NET
2 735 (5.63%) MDX
3 727 (5.57%) HTML
4 694 (5.32%) ASP.NET
5 598 (4.58%) XML
6 535 (4.10%) CSS
7 482 (3.69%) Web Services
8 395 (3.03%) jQuery
9 294 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 289 (2.22%) .NET Framework
11 246 (1.89%) WCF
12 241 (1.85%) HTML5
13 237 (1.82%) Middleware
14 191 (1.46%) WPF
15 181 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 154 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
17 153 (1.17%) CSS3
18 150 (1.15%) Ajax
19 145 (1.11%) NHibernate
20 138 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 586 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 566 (4.34%) Computer Science
3 535 (4.10%) Data Integration
4 510 (3.91%) Visualisation
5 316 (2.42%) DTV
6 281 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 274 (2.10%) Clustering
8 202 (1.55%) Replication
9 191 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 176 (1.35%) Statistics
11 163 (1.25%) Open Source
12 161 (1.23%) Social Media
13 144 (1.10%) Mobile App
14 103 (0.79%) Blog
15 98 (0.75%) Data Extraction
16 85 (0.65%) FMCG
17 78 (0.60%) Physics
18 68 (0.52%) Client/Server
19 67 (0.51%) Mainframe
20 66 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 888 (6.81%) Windows
2 608 (4.66%) UNIX
3 567 (4.35%) Linux
4 162 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (0.80%) Solaris
6 79 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 74 (0.57%) AIX
9 73 (0.56%) Android
10 49 (0.38%) HPUX
11 45 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 37 (0.28%) Windows XP
14 35 (0.27%) Debian
15 29 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 25 (0.19%) Ubuntu
17 21 (0.16%) CentOS
18 16 (0.12%) Windows 8
19 15 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
20 9 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3126 (23.96%) ETL
2 1943 (14.89%) Analytics
3 1661 (12.73%) Data Modelling
4 1253 (9.61%) CRM
5 1217 (9.33%) Project Management
6 1149 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
7 1117 (8.56%) Data Management
8 1013 (7.77%) ERP
9 858 (6.58%) Data Analysis
10 832 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
11 826 (6.33%) Scrum
12 764 (5.86%) Business Analysis
13 747 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 705 (5.40%) Migration
15 681 (5.22%) Kimball Methodology
16 588 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 566 (4.34%) Information Management
18 557 (4.27%) Data Architecture
19 544 (4.17%) TDD
20 496 (3.80%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6358 (48.74%) SQL
2 2527 (19.37%) T-SQL
3 1415 (10.85%) C#
4 986 (7.56%) Java
5 745 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 743 (5.70%) PL/SQL
7 407 (3.12%) VB.NET
8 351 (2.69%) VBA
9 330 (2.53%) VB
10 278 (2.13%) Python
11 227 (1.74%) PHP
12 211 (1.62%) Ruby
13 209 (1.60%) C++
14 199 (1.53%) C
15 186 (1.43%) R
16 172 (1.32%) Shell Script
17 157 (1.20%) Perl
18 134 (1.03%) ABAP
19 85 (0.65%) PowerShell
20 63 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1496 (11.47%) Degree
2 381 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 292 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 152 (1.17%) MCTS
5 140 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 100 (0.77%) MCITP
7 94 (0.72%) ISEB
8 89 (0.68%) ACCA
9 84 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 81 (0.62%) MBA
11 72 (0.55%) MCP
12 65 (0.50%) CIMA
13 64 (0.49%) MCSD
14 63 (0.48%) MCAD
15 56 (0.43%) MCSE
15 56 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
16 50 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 50 (0.38%) PMP
17 48 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
18 41 (0.31%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 483 (3.70%) QA
2 259 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 212 (1.63%) SLA
4 75 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 54 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 33 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.18%) Basel II
8 21 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.092%) HL7
11 9 (0.069%) COBIT
12 7 (0.054%) GAAP
13 6 (0.046%) TickIT
14 5 (0.038%) EMIR
15 4 (0.031%) COREP
16 3 (0.023%) CRD IV
16 3 (0.023%) WCAG
16 3 (0.023%) WAI
17 2 (0.015%) ISO 9000
17 2 (0.015%) MiFID
System Software
1 195 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 93 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
3 91 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 85 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (0.41%) Apache Flume
6 48 (0.37%) HDFS
7 43 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 38 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (0.100%) XenApp
10 11 (0.084%) Varnish
11 9 (0.069%) vSphere
11 9 (0.069%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.069%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.061%) vCloud
13 7 (0.054%) Xen
14 6 (0.046%) UAG
14 6 (0.046%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.038%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.038%) NFS
15 5 (0.038%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 63 (0.48%) Data Guard
2 59 (0.45%) Puppet
3 55 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 38 (0.29%) Ambari
5 38 (0.29%) Oozie
6 29 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
7 26 (0.20%) Tivoli
8 20 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.13%) SCOM
9 17 (0.13%) Nagios
10 15 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
11 13 (0.100%) SCCM
12 11 (0.084%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.061%) NSN NetAct
14 7 (0.054%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Management
16 5 (0.038%) Ganglia
16 5 (0.038%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3234 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 3114 (23.87%) Oracle
3 1652 (12.66%) SAP
4 1371 (10.51%) Business Objects
5 1357 (10.40%) Cognos
6 722 (5.53%) Informatica
7 618 (4.74%) Tableau
8 517 (3.96%) IBM
9 342 (2.62%) MicroStrategy
10 305 (2.34%) Teradata
11 291 (2.23%) Hyperion
12 226 (1.73%) Google
13 184 (1.41%) Sybase
14 145 (1.11%) Netezza
15 143 (1.10%) Siebel
16 137 (1.05%) Ab Initio
17 125 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
18 120 (0.92%) Facebook
19 114 (0.87%) Endeca
20 111 (0.85%) VMware
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