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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 30 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6943 6434 6165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.28% 5.54% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 6.69% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5791 5299 5085
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
94169 96137 88067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.80% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77699 76727 72090
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +12 6421 £50,000 - 1014
London -2 2797 £57,500 - 385
South East +22 1352 £47,500 - 205
City of London +10 698 £57,500 -4.16% 73
North West +9 432 £40,000 +6.66% 101
Berkshire +34 431 £50,000 - 74
South West +34 428 £45,000 +5.88% 99
Yorkshire -9 389 £45,000 +5.88% 71
West Midlands +8 385 £42,000 +5.00% 65
East of England +38 345 £45,000 - 42
Hampshire +12 326 £44,000 +0.57% 33
West Yorkshire -8 307 £45,000 +5.88% 45
East Midlands +4 223 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Surrey +19 222 £45,000 -7.69% 21
Manchester -15 193 £40,000 +8.10% 55
Leeds -21 182 £50,000 +17.64% 32
Scotland -2 180 £47,500 +7.95% 38
Reading +13 142 £52,500 -4.54% 28
Bristol +23 141 £42,500 -10.52% 30
Cheshire +11 136 £40,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire +18 123 £45,000 - 26
Birmingham +32 122 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Hertfordshire +21 118 £46,250 -14.35% 18
Gloucestershire +34 101 £55,000 +46.66% 20
Cambridgeshire +23 99 £45,000 +10.42% 15
Glasgow +10 97 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Oxfordshire +51 89 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Edinburgh +3 88 £47,500 +5.55% 18
Milton Keynes +18 86 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Staffordshire +3 80 £39,500 -1.25% 7

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6654 (48.98%) SQL
2 4990 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 4733 (34.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4381 (32.25%) Finance
5 4058 (29.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3817 (28.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3451 (25.40%) Microsoft
8 3144 (23.14%) ETL
9 3049 (22.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2907 (21.40%) Oracle
11 2703 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
12 2542 (18.71%) T-SQL
13 2444 (17.99%) Analytics
14 2167 (15.95%) MS Excel
15 2154 (15.85%) SAP
16 2079 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
17 1819 (13.39%) Data Modelling
18 1723 (12.68%) Degree
19 1638 (12.06%) BusinessObjects
20 1550 (11.41%) .NET
21 1368 (10.07%) Marketing
22 1279 (9.41%) C#
23 1267 (9.33%) Big Data
24 1198 (8.82%) Project Management
25 1123 (8.27%) Cognos
26 1105 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
27 1089 (8.02%) Tableau
28 1082 (7.96%) Data Analysis
29 1060 (7.80%) Java
29 1060 (7.80%) QlikView

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 914 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 776 (5.71%) SAS
3 174 (1.28%) NetWeaver
4 155 (1.14%) Apache
5 150 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
6 149 (1.10%) IIS
7 131 (0.96%) Apache Pig
8 119 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 110 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 108 (0.79%) Node.js
11 106 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 88 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 88 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 80 (0.59%) Apache Spark
14 76 (0.56%) CMS
15 75 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
16 72 (0.53%) Apache Solr
17 59 (0.43%) WebSphere
18 55 (0.40%) JBoss
19 54 (0.40%) Documentum
Applications
1 2167 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 475 (3.50%) MS Office
3 350 (2.58%) PowerPivot
4 310 (2.28%) SPSS
5 212 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 139 (1.02%) MS Visio
7 99 (0.73%) MS Project
8 66 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
9 21 (0.15%) FastStats
10 18 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 9 (0.066%) GNU Octave
12 6 (0.044%) Photoshop
13 5 (0.037%) Stata
13 5 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.029%) Vensim
15 3 (0.022%) InDesign
15 3 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.022%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.007%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 645 (4.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 486 (3.58%) Oracle EBS
3 333 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 240 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 238 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 165 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
7 153 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
8 150 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
9 147 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
10 146 (1.07%) Cognos TM1
11 138 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
12 131 (0.96%) SAP BPC
13 114 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
14 101 (0.74%) HFM
15 97 (0.71%) SAP FI
16 95 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
17 91 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
18 90 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
19 88 (0.65%) SAP CRM
20 84 (0.62%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 398 (2.93%) SaaS
2 297 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 258 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 109 (0.80%) Office 365
5 91 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 88 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 64 (0.47%) PaaS
8 54 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 51 (0.38%) IaaS
10 40 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
11 24 (0.18%) GitHub
12 23 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 23 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
13 18 (0.13%) Google App Engine
14 17 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
15 15 (0.11%) Taleo
16 12 (0.088%) Yammer
17 9 (0.066%) AWS CloudFormation
17 9 (0.066%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (0.066%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 131 (0.96%) Internet
2 98 (0.72%) Firewall
3 82 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 72 (0.53%) SAN
5 62 (0.46%) HTTP
5 62 (0.46%) Intranet
6 57 (0.42%) WAN
7 49 (0.36%) LAN
8 45 (0.33%) DNS
9 36 (0.26%) Broadband
10 34 (0.25%) VPN
11 33 (0.24%) Wireless
12 29 (0.21%) LDAP
13 28 (0.21%) OSPF
14 27 (0.20%) BGP
14 27 (0.20%) NAS
15 25 (0.18%) Network Security
16 22 (0.16%) 3G
16 22 (0.16%) VoIP
17 21 (0.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4990 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 4733 (34.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4058 (29.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3817 (28.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3049 (22.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1638 (12.06%) BusinessObjects
7 1267 (9.33%) Big Data
8 1105 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1060 (7.80%) QlikView
10 992 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 893 (6.57%) Relational Database
12 813 (5.98%) OLAP
13 773 (5.69%) Oracle BI EE
14 738 (5.43%) Hadoop
15 732 (5.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 704 (5.18%) Oracle Database
17 615 (4.53%) SAP BI
18 544 (4.00%) SAP BW
19 539 (3.97%) Data Mining
20 522 (3.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 319 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 313 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 257 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 179 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
5 172 (1.27%) JIRA
6 143 (1.05%) Toad
6 143 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 134 (0.99%) Subversion
8 119 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 106 (0.78%) Selenium
10 100 (0.74%) ERwin
11 86 (0.63%) NUnit
12 85 (0.63%) Jenkins
13 82 (0.60%) Moq
14 69 (0.51%) JUnit
15 62 (0.46%) MSTest
16 60 (0.44%) Maven
17 55 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
18 51 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
19 45 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4381 (32.25%) Finance
2 1368 (10.07%) Marketing
3 1006 (7.40%) Telecoms
4 919 (6.76%) Retail
5 906 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 768 (5.65%) Banking
7 617 (4.54%) Electronics
8 449 (3.30%) Legal
9 234 (1.72%) Games
10 202 (1.49%) Advertising
11 157 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 139 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 130 (0.96%) Back Office
14 118 (0.87%) Law
15 104 (0.77%) Front Office
16 103 (0.76%) Publishing
17 102 (0.75%) Billing
18 87 (0.64%) Financial Institution
19 76 (0.56%) General Ledger
20 74 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4787 (35.23%) Developer
2 2828 (20.82%) Analyst
3 2218 (16.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1502 (11.06%) Consultant
5 1108 (8.16%) Architect
6 1094 (8.05%) Business Analyst
7 914 (6.73%) SQL Developer
8 857 (6.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 678 (4.99%) Business Developer
10 625 (4.60%) DBA
11 555 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 499 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 479 (3.53%) SQL DBA
14 461 (3.39%) Data Analyst
15 441 (3.25%) Data Architect
16 403 (2.97%) Project Manager
17 362 (2.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 356 (2.62%) .NET Developer
19 329 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
20 320 (2.36%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1550 (11.41%) .NET
2 672 (4.95%) MDX
3 609 (4.48%) HTML
4 574 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 498 (3.67%) Web Services
6 487 (3.58%) CSS
7 443 (3.26%) XML
8 315 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 302 (2.22%) WCF
10 258 (1.90%) Middleware
11 237 (1.74%) jQuery
12 223 (1.64%) .NET Framework
13 196 (1.44%) HTML5
14 185 (1.36%) RESTful
15 167 (1.23%) Spring
16 166 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
17 155 (1.14%) REST
18 134 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 127 (0.93%) WPF
20 123 (0.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2079 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
2 842 (6.20%) Visualisation
3 765 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 701 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 615 (4.53%) DTV
6 552 (4.06%) Data Integration
7 377 (2.77%) Mathematics
8 283 (2.08%) Statistics
9 274 (2.02%) Replication
10 272 (2.00%) Clustering
11 266 (1.96%) Data Structures
12 215 (1.58%) User Experience
13 204 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
14 192 (1.41%) Data Centre
15 169 (1.24%) FMCG
16 157 (1.16%) Data Extraction
17 155 (1.14%) NHS
18 151 (1.11%) Mobile App
19 101 (0.74%) Algorithms
19 101 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 756 (5.56%) Windows
2 645 (4.75%) Linux
3 475 (3.50%) UNIX
4 105 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (0.63%) Android
6 70 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (0.25%) Solaris
10 31 (0.23%) Apple iOS
11 23 (0.17%) CentOS
12 22 (0.16%) AIX
12 22 (0.16%) Windows XP
13 16 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 16 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 15 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.096%) Amazon Linux
16 12 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (0.088%) HPUX
17 11 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3144 (23.14%) ETL
2 2703 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2444 (17.99%) Analytics
4 1819 (13.39%) Data Modelling
5 1198 (8.82%) Project Management
6 1082 (7.96%) Data Analysis
7 1047 (7.71%) Performance Tuning
8 1010 (7.43%) Data Management
9 971 (7.15%) CRM
10 939 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 832 (6.12%) Scrum
12 769 (5.66%) ERP
13 722 (5.31%) Programme Management
14 682 (5.02%) Digital Marketing
15 671 (4.94%) Business Analysis
16 597 (4.39%) SDLC
17 566 (4.17%) ITIL
18 542 (3.99%) Kimball Methodology
19 540 (3.97%) Migration
20 530 (3.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6654 (48.98%) SQL
2 2542 (18.71%) T-SQL
3 1279 (9.41%) C#
4 1060 (7.80%) Java
5 795 (5.85%) PL/SQL
6 727 (5.35%) JavaScript
7 463 (3.41%) Python
8 420 (3.09%) R
9 363 (2.67%) VBA
10 251 (1.85%) ABAP
11 220 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 204 (1.50%) VB.NET
13 203 (1.49%) C
14 201 (1.48%) VB
15 192 (1.41%) Ruby
16 161 (1.19%) PHP
17 159 (1.17%) Perl
18 156 (1.15%) C++
19 122 (0.90%) PowerShell
20 105 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1723 (12.68%) Degree
2 379 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 244 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 209 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 136 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 124 (0.91%) ISEB
7 104 (0.77%) PMP
8 92 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 69 (0.51%) MCP
10 68 (0.50%) MCSE
11 62 (0.46%) SAP Certification
12 58 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
13 53 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
14 51 (0.38%) ISTQB
15 48 (0.35%) DV Cleared
16 41 (0.30%) OCP
16 41 (0.30%) CCNP
17 40 (0.29%) MCITP
18 36 (0.26%) MCSA
19 35 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 611 (4.50%) QA
2 286 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 197 (1.45%) SLA
4 41 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 38 (0.28%) Solvency II
6 25 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (0.15%) COBIT
8 18 (0.13%) HL7
8 18 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 17 (0.13%) Basel II
10 7 (0.052%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.044%) MiFID
11 6 (0.044%) EMIR
12 4 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.022%) P3O
14 2 (0.015%) CRD IV
14 2 (0.015%) Basel III
15 1 (0.007%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.007%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.007%) TickIT
System Software
1 149 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 47 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 43 (0.32%) Apache Flume
5 32 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.21%) Xen
7 26 (0.19%) HDFS
8 24 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 24 (0.18%) XenApp
9 20 (0.15%) KVM
10 18 (0.13%) Docker
10 18 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 14 (0.10%) vSphere
12 14 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 12 (0.088%) GPFS
14 10 (0.074%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.066%) XenServer
16 8 (0.059%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 8 (0.059%) LXC
Systems Management
1 149 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 115 (0.85%) Puppet
3 66 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 64 (0.47%) Ansible
5 52 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 45 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 39 (0.29%) Data Guard
8 38 (0.28%) SCCM
9 25 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
10 23 (0.17%) Vagrant
11 19 (0.14%) Control-M
12 17 (0.13%) Tivoli
13 15 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
14 14 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 14 (0.10%) Oozie
15 13 (0.096%) SCOM
15 13 (0.096%) OPNET
16 11 (0.081%) FortiGate
16 11 (0.081%) Hadoop YARN
17 9 (0.066%) MOM
Vendors
1 3451 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 2907 (21.40%) Oracle
3 2154 (15.85%) SAP
4 1123 (8.27%) Cognos
5 1089 (8.02%) Tableau
6 683 (5.03%) Informatica
7 525 (3.86%) IBM
8 369 (2.72%) Teradata
9 343 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
10 238 (1.75%) Hyperion
11 226 (1.66%) VMware
12 211 (1.55%) Google
13 188 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
14 164 (1.21%) Netezza
15 149 (1.10%) Sybase
16 144 (1.06%) Cisco
17 143 (1.05%) Talend
18 136 (1.00%) Ab Initio
19 99 (0.73%) HP
19 99 (0.73%) Citrix
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Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £51000 per annum + Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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