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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 42 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6253 6032 6148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.47% 5.74% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 7.06% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5147 5035 5296
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,800 £75,000
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
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 5850 £50,000 +5.26% 759
London +4 2846 £57,500 +4.54% 348
South East -14 971 £47,750 +3.80% 96
City of London +1 689 £60,000 +9.09% 135
Yorkshire +6 492 £42,500 +6.25% 63
North West +16 478 £38,000 -5.00% 85
West Yorkshire +10 371 £42,500 +13.33% 43
West Midlands -1 339 £40,000 -11.11% 48
Manchester +17 279 £37,500 -6.25% 47
Leeds +4 261 £42,500 +13.33% 30
Berkshire -16 259 £50,000 - 20
South West -21 250 £40,000 -3.61% 49
East of England -27 231 £45,000 +17.64% 35
Hampshire -4 219 £42,500 - 21
East Midlands +2 177 £42,500 +8.28% 21
Scotland -26 165 £42,500 -10.52% 49
Surrey -21 162 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Reading +1 127 £54,000 +2.85% 5
Cheshire +1 126 £40,000 - 18
West Sussex +11 120 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Cambridgeshire +3 88 £41,000 +9.33% 14
Hertfordshire -17 84 £54,000 +35.00% 9
Warwickshire +34 80 £38,000 +7.04% 4
Staffordshire +6 80 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Glasgow -11 79 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Portsmouth +2 77 £45,000 +16.77% 5
Buckinghamshire -28 76 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Bristol +4 74 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Birmingham -34 68 £60,000 +23.07% 18
Cambridge -3 56 £38,380 +2.34% 11

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6408 (49.11%) SQL
2 5158 (39.53%) SQL Server
3 4689 (35.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3864 (29.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3806 (29.17%) Finance
6 3703 (28.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3234 (24.79%) Microsoft
8 3168 (24.28%) ETL
9 3124 (23.94%) Oracle
10 2897 (22.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2521 (19.32%) T-SQL
12 2295 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
13 2161 (16.56%) MS Excel
14 1924 (14.75%) Analytics
15 1807 (13.85%) .NET
16 1715 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
17 1674 (12.83%) Data Modelling
18 1670 (12.80%) SAP
19 1526 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
20 1512 (11.59%) Degree
21 1469 (11.26%) C#
22 1393 (10.68%) Business Objects
23 1336 (10.24%) Cognos
24 1236 (9.47%) CRM
25 1223 (9.37%) Project Management
26 1139 (8.73%) Marketing
27 1124 (8.62%) Data Management
28 1067 (8.18%) ERP
29 1046 (8.02%) OLAP
30 1039 (7.96%) SharePoint

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1039 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 662 (5.07%) SAS
3 207 (1.59%) IIS
4 191 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 161 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 136 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 124 (0.95%) NetWeaver
8 112 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
9 102 (0.78%) Apache
10 100 (0.77%) Confluence
11 91 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 87 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 83 (0.64%) WebLogic
14 82 (0.63%) Node.js
15 61 (0.47%) WebSphere
16 60 (0.46%) CMS
17 47 (0.36%) MS Exchange
18 44 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
19 41 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
20 33 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2161 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 380 (2.91%) MS Office
3 237 (1.82%) PowerPivot
4 177 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 161 (1.23%) SPSS
6 125 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 78 (0.60%) MS Project
8 51 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 35 (0.27%) FastStats
10 28 (0.21%) Photoshop
11 24 (0.18%) InfoPath
12 13 (0.100%) S-PLUS
12 13 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
13 11 (0.084%) Stata
14 7 (0.054%) LaTeX
15 5 (0.038%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.023%) Weka
17 2 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
17 2 (0.015%) OmniGraffle
18 1 (0.008%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 610 (4.68%) Oracle EBS
2 409 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 384 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 326 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 219 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 213 (1.63%) Cognos TM1
7 197 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
8 196 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
9 192 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
10 175 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
11 166 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
12 147 (1.13%) Oracle Assets
13 144 (1.10%) SAP BPC
14 110 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
15 104 (0.80%) SAP FI
15 104 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
16 99 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
17 97 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
18 89 (0.68%) HFM
19 87 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 153 (1.17%) SaaS
2 128 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (0.84%) Office 365
4 71 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 62 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 34 (0.26%) PaaS
6 34 (0.26%) GitHub
7 27 (0.21%) IaaS
8 22 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (0.046%) Force.com
11 5 (0.038%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.031%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.023%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.015%) Trello
14 2 (0.015%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.008%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.008%) SuccessFactors
15 1 (0.008%) Pure360
15 1 (0.008%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 223 (1.71%) Internet
2 114 (0.87%) WAN
3 106 (0.81%) LAN
4 98 (0.75%) Intranet
5 96 (0.74%) Firewall
6 90 (0.69%) DNS
7 84 (0.64%) SAN
8 69 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 49 (0.38%) HTTP
10 48 (0.37%) FTP
11 38 (0.29%) LDAP
12 35 (0.27%) Extranet
13 31 (0.24%) VPN
14 28 (0.21%) MPLS
15 27 (0.21%) NAS
16 24 (0.18%) 3G
17 21 (0.16%) SSL
18 20 (0.15%) DHCP
18 20 (0.15%) SMTP
19 18 (0.14%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5158 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 4689 (35.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3864 (29.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3703 (28.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2897 (22.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1526 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1046 (8.02%) OLAP
8 1009 (7.73%) Relational Database
9 949 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 931 (7.14%) QlikView
11 890 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
12 876 (6.71%) Big Data
13 754 (5.78%) Oracle Database
14 677 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 564 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
16 548 (4.20%) RDBMS
17 524 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
18 484 (3.71%) BusinessObjects
19 447 (3.43%) Data Mining
20 446 (3.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 354 (2.71%) Visual Studio
2 334 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 263 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 238 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
5 194 (1.49%) NUnit
6 187 (1.43%) Moq
6 187 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 159 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
8 149 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 149 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 146 (1.12%) Selenium
10 139 (1.07%) JIRA
11 131 (1.00%) Toad
12 114 (0.87%) ERwin
13 113 (0.87%) WATIR
14 102 (0.78%) Subversion
15 101 (0.77%) ReSharper
16 96 (0.74%) NCrunch
17 79 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
18 68 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 3806 (29.17%) Finance
2 1139 (8.73%) Marketing
3 916 (7.02%) Retail
4 748 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 678 (5.20%) Banking
6 524 (4.02%) Manufacturing
7 317 (2.43%) Electronics
8 315 (2.41%) Advertising
9 283 (2.17%) Legal
10 216 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 207 (1.59%) Games
12 179 (1.37%) Investment Banking
13 148 (1.13%) Back Office
14 146 (1.12%) Publishing
15 122 (0.94%) General Ledger
16 117 (0.90%) Billing
17 105 (0.80%) Front Office
18 91 (0.70%) Law
19 90 (0.69%) French Language
20 87 (0.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4565 (34.99%) Developer
2 2735 (20.96%) Analyst
3 1914 (14.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1705 (13.07%) Consultant
5 1300 (9.96%) Architect
6 1091 (8.36%) Business Analyst
7 832 (6.38%) SQL Developer
8 745 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 735 (5.63%) Business Developer
10 591 (4.53%) Senior Developer
11 553 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 529 (4.05%) DBA
13 441 (3.38%) Data Analyst
14 383 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
15 365 (2.80%) Project Manager
16 354 (2.71%) SQL DBA
17 337 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 336 (2.58%) Senior Consultant
19 325 (2.49%) Data Architect
20 318 (2.44%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1807 (13.85%) .NET
2 764 (5.86%) HTML
3 748 (5.73%) ASP.NET
4 710 (5.44%) MDX
5 617 (4.73%) XML
6 563 (4.32%) CSS
7 482 (3.69%) Web Services
8 406 (3.11%) jQuery
9 307 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 304 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 264 (2.02%) WCF
12 246 (1.89%) HTML5
13 245 (1.88%) Middleware
14 193 (1.48%) WPF
15 186 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 157 (1.20%) Ajax
17 155 (1.19%) CSS3
18 151 (1.16%) NHibernate
19 145 (1.11%) AngularJS
20 141 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1715 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 586 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 562 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 549 (4.21%) Data Integration
5 517 (3.96%) Visualisation
6 313 (2.40%) DTV
7 275 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 261 (2.00%) Clustering
9 192 (1.47%) Replication
10 183 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 175 (1.34%) Statistics
12 158 (1.21%) Social Media
13 143 (1.10%) Open Source
14 136 (1.04%) Mobile App
15 132 (1.01%) User Experience
16 102 (0.78%) Blog
17 101 (0.77%) Data Extraction
18 91 (0.70%) FMCG
19 73 (0.56%) Data Conversion
20 71 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 876 (6.71%) Windows
2 596 (4.57%) UNIX
3 549 (4.21%) Linux
4 155 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (0.78%) Solaris
6 77 (0.59%) Android
7 75 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 71 (0.54%) AIX
9 46 (0.35%) HPUX
10 45 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 39 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 29 (0.22%) Debian
14 22 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (0.16%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.15%) CentOS
17 15 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
18 14 (0.11%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3168 (24.28%) ETL
2 2295 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1924 (14.75%) Analytics
4 1674 (12.83%) Data Modelling
5 1236 (9.47%) CRM
6 1223 (9.37%) Project Management
7 1124 (8.62%) Data Management
8 1067 (8.18%) ERP
9 879 (6.74%) Data Analysis
10 853 (6.54%) Scrum
11 832 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
12 768 (5.89%) Business Analysis
13 746 (5.72%) E-Commerce
14 707 (5.42%) Migration
15 697 (5.34%) Kimball Methodology
16 648 (4.97%) Mentoring
17 583 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 563 (4.32%) TDD
19 561 (4.30%) Information Management
20 550 (4.22%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6408 (49.11%) SQL
2 2521 (19.32%) T-SQL
3 1469 (11.26%) C#
4 968 (7.42%) Java
5 750 (5.75%) JavaScript
6 742 (5.69%) PL/SQL
7 400 (3.07%) VB.NET
8 354 (2.71%) VBA
9 327 (2.51%) VB
10 251 (1.92%) Python
11 230 (1.76%) PHP
12 226 (1.73%) Ruby
13 200 (1.53%) C
14 196 (1.50%) C++
15 184 (1.41%) R
16 170 (1.30%) Shell Script
17 136 (1.04%) Perl
18 134 (1.03%) ABAP
19 85 (0.65%) PowerShell
20 59 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1512 (11.59%) Degree
2 374 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 310 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 154 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 140 (1.07%) MCTS
6 102 (0.78%) ISEB
7 91 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 90 (0.69%) ACCA
9 85 (0.65%) MCITP
10 79 (0.61%) MBA
11 68 (0.52%) CIMA
12 66 (0.51%) MCP
13 59 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
14 57 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
15 56 (0.43%) MCAD
16 55 (0.42%) MCSD
16 55 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 52 (0.40%) MCSE
18 48 (0.37%) PMP
19 43 (0.33%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 497 (3.81%) QA
2 269 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 226 (1.73%) SLA
4 74 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 55 (0.42%) Solvency II
6 33 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (0.20%) Basel II
8 24 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 13 (0.100%) HL7
11 9 (0.069%) COBIT
12 7 (0.054%) GAAP
13 4 (0.031%) TickIT
13 4 (0.031%) EMIR
14 3 (0.023%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.023%) WCAG
14 3 (0.023%) WAI
15 2 (0.015%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 2 (0.015%) CDISC
15 2 (0.015%) COREP
System Software
1 184 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 97 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 95 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 77 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 55 (0.42%) Apache Flume
6 52 (0.40%) HDFS
7 43 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 37 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (0.12%) XenApp
10 11 (0.084%) Varnish
11 10 (0.077%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.069%) vSphere
13 8 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.061%) vCloud
14 7 (0.054%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.038%) RHEV
15 5 (0.038%) Xen
15 5 (0.038%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.031%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (0.43%) Data Guard
2 46 (0.35%) Puppet
2 46 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 46 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (0.33%) Oozie
3 43 (0.33%) Ambari
4 32 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
5 24 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 20 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
7 17 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 16 (0.12%) SCOM
9 15 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (0.11%) SCCM
10 13 (0.100%) Nagios
11 11 (0.084%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.054%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.054%) NSN NetAct
13 6 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Management
14 5 (0.038%) Ganglia
15 4 (0.031%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3234 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 3124 (23.94%) Oracle
3 1670 (12.80%) SAP
4 1393 (10.68%) Business Objects
5 1336 (10.24%) Cognos
6 737 (5.65%) Informatica
7 628 (4.81%) Tableau
8 548 (4.20%) IBM
9 345 (2.64%) MicroStrategy
10 325 (2.49%) Teradata
11 322 (2.47%) Hyperion
12 233 (1.79%) Google
13 198 (1.52%) Sybase
14 154 (1.18%) Netezza
15 145 (1.11%) Ab Initio
16 137 (1.05%) Siebel
17 136 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
18 125 (0.96%) Endeca
18 125 (0.96%) Facebook
19 108 (0.83%) RedPrairie
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