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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 32 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6600 6541 6291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.18% 5.57% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 6.80% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5464 5426 5120
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 6187 £50,000 - 1045
London +6 2978 £57,500 +4.54% 405
South East +10 1221 £45,000 -5.26% 181
City of London +2 682 £57,500 +4.54% 123
Yorkshire +4 418 £40,000 - 67
North West +11 364 £40,000 +1.91% 108
South West +26 345 £40,000 -10.11% 115
West Yorkshire +2 318 £40,000 - 39
West Midlands -9 315 £45,000 +5.88% 69
Hampshire +15 308 £45,000 +5.88% 43
Berkshire +5 299 £52,500 +5.00% 53
East of England +18 276 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Leeds +13 245 £42,500 +1.79% 27
East Midlands +36 206 £42,500 - 36
Surrey +2 189 £45,000 -10.00% 32
Manchester +9 187 £40,000 -0.62% 63
Scotland -9 145 £44,000 -5.37% 39
Buckinghamshire +19 143 £45,000 +8.43% 8
Gloucestershire +39 134 £45,000 +12.50% 32
Reading -11 115 £52,500 - 23
Milton Keynes +20 111 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Birmingham +4 100 £50,000 - 14
Cheshire -1 93 £40,000 - 24
Gloucester +22 84 £45,000 - 14
Hertfordshire +6 81 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Bristol -1 81 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Kent +16 77 £32,500 -31.57% 6
Wales +44 75 £37,000 +10.44% 10
Nottinghamshire +33 75 £41,500 - 6
Nottingham +23 73 £41,500 -2.35% 5

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6317 (49.08%) SQL
2 4737 (36.81%) SQL Server
3 4347 (33.78%) Data Warehouse
4 4080 (31.70%) Finance
5 3658 (28.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3593 (27.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3494 (27.15%) Microsoft
8 3062 (23.79%) ETL
9 2821 (21.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2783 (21.62%) Oracle
11 2378 (18.48%) T-SQL
12 2294 (17.82%) MS Excel
13 2249 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
14 2187 (16.99%) Analytics
15 2099 (16.31%) SAP
16 2028 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
17 1729 (13.43%) Data Modelling
18 1620 (12.59%) Degree
19 1577 (12.25%) Business Objects
20 1497 (11.63%) .NET
21 1353 (10.51%) Project Management
22 1244 (9.67%) C#
23 1166 (9.06%) CRM
24 1151 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
25 1138 (8.84%) Cognos
26 1088 (8.45%) Big Data
27 1070 (8.31%) QlikView
28 1065 (8.28%) Retail
29 1051 (8.17%) SharePoint
30 1025 (7.96%) Data Analysis

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1051 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 785 (6.10%) SAS
3 203 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 146 (1.13%) NetWeaver
5 128 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 119 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 101 (0.78%) IIS
8 94 (0.73%) Apache Pig
8 94 (0.73%) CMS
9 88 (0.68%) Apache
10 81 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 73 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 72 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 62 (0.48%) Node.js
14 60 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
15 49 (0.38%) Lync
15 49 (0.38%) Apache Spark
16 44 (0.34%) SAP Portal
17 43 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
18 42 (0.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 2294 (17.82%) MS Excel
2 424 (3.29%) MS Office
3 336 (2.61%) PowerPivot
4 284 (2.21%) SPSS
5 181 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 155 (1.20%) MS Visio
7 108 (0.84%) MS Project
8 35 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
9 33 (0.26%) InfoPath
10 16 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 16 (0.12%) FastStats
11 15 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (0.054%) InDesign
12 7 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.039%) Stata
13 5 (0.039%) LaTeX
14 4 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.023%) Vensim
16 2 (0.016%) GNU Octave
16 2 (0.016%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 477 (3.71%) Oracle EBS
2 403 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 332 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 260 (2.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 231 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 209 (1.62%) Oracle Payables
7 208 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
8 201 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
9 169 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
10 165 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
11 156 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
12 148 (1.15%) SAP FI
13 146 (1.13%) SAP BPC
14 144 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
15 114 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
16 113 (0.88%) SAP CO
17 111 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
18 97 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
19 87 (0.68%) SAP SD
20 81 (0.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 415 (3.22%) SaaS
2 257 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 244 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 95 (0.74%) Office 365
5 80 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 73 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 52 (0.40%) PaaS
8 48 (0.37%) IaaS
9 39 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 33 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
11 23 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (0.13%) Taleo
13 13 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
14 12 (0.093%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (0.078%) GitHub
15 10 (0.078%) Adobe Analytics
16 9 (0.070%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.070%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
16 9 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 140 (1.09%) Internet
2 90 (0.70%) Firewall
3 77 (0.60%) Intranet
4 68 (0.53%) SAN
5 64 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 55 (0.43%) LAN
7 54 (0.42%) WAN
8 48 (0.37%) DNS
9 43 (0.33%) Unified Communications
9 43 (0.33%) HTTP
10 36 (0.28%) NAS
11 34 (0.26%) Wireless
12 33 (0.26%) Broadband
13 31 (0.24%) MPLS
14 29 (0.23%) OSPF
14 29 (0.23%) BGP
15 28 (0.22%) VPN
16 26 (0.20%) Network Security
17 23 (0.18%) 3G
17 23 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4737 (36.81%) SQL Server
2 4347 (33.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3658 (28.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3593 (27.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2821 (21.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1151 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1088 (8.45%) Big Data
8 1070 (8.31%) QlikView
9 874 (6.79%) Relational Database
10 856 (6.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 821 (6.38%) OLAP
12 744 (5.78%) BusinessObjects
13 727 (5.65%) Oracle BI EE
14 652 (5.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 618 (4.80%) Oracle Database
16 584 (4.54%) SAP BI
17 578 (4.49%) Hadoop
18 567 (4.41%) SAP BW
19 542 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
20 534 (4.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 277 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 267 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 209 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
4 162 (1.26%) Git (software)
5 151 (1.17%) Toad
6 143 (1.11%) Moq
7 125 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
8 123 (0.96%) JIRA
9 108 (0.84%) Subversion
10 105 (0.82%) NUnit
11 71 (0.55%) ReSharper
12 66 (0.51%) Selenium
12 66 (0.51%) SoapUI
13 65 (0.51%) ERwin
14 64 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 58 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
16 53 (0.41%) MSTest
17 45 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
18 43 (0.33%) Maven
19 42 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4080 (31.70%) Finance
2 1065 (8.28%) Retail
3 1024 (7.96%) Marketing
4 789 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 754 (5.86%) Banking
6 732 (5.69%) Manufacturing
7 395 (3.07%) Legal
8 380 (2.95%) Electronics
9 269 (2.09%) Games
10 203 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 180 (1.40%) Advertising
12 141 (1.10%) Investment Banking
13 127 (0.99%) Billing
14 114 (0.89%) Back Office
15 103 (0.80%) General Ledger
16 87 (0.68%) Law
16 87 (0.68%) Publishing
17 82 (0.64%) Financial Institution
18 80 (0.62%) Front Office
19 72 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4410 (34.27%) Developer
2 2853 (22.17%) Analyst
3 1953 (15.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1710 (13.29%) Consultant
5 1125 (8.74%) Business Analyst
6 1059 (8.23%) Architect
7 848 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 738 (5.73%) SQL Developer
9 655 (5.09%) Business Developer
10 593 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 569 (4.42%) DBA
12 517 (4.02%) Senior Developer
13 462 (3.59%) SQL DBA
14 441 (3.43%) Data Analyst
15 430 (3.34%) SAP Consultant
16 421 (3.27%) Project Manager
17 375 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
18 371 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
19 344 (2.67%) .NET Developer
20 317 (2.46%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1497 (11.63%) .NET
2 674 (5.24%) ASP.NET
3 639 (4.97%) HTML
4 543 (4.22%) MDX
5 448 (3.48%) Web Services
6 435 (3.38%) CSS
7 383 (2.98%) XML
8 266 (2.07%) .NET Framework
9 262 (2.04%) WCF
10 255 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 233 (1.81%) jQuery
12 218 (1.69%) HTML5
13 195 (1.52%) Middleware
14 192 (1.49%) WPF
15 136 (1.06%) RESTful
16 120 (0.93%) Entity Framework
17 109 (0.85%) Spring
18 102 (0.79%) Hibernate
18 102 (0.79%) WinForms
19 98 (0.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2028 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
2 764 (5.94%) Visualisation
3 694 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 543 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 462 (3.59%) Data Integration
6 373 (2.90%) DTV
7 300 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 285 (2.21%) Clustering
9 269 (2.09%) Statistics
10 267 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 245 (1.90%) Replication
12 202 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 191 (1.48%) Mobile App
14 183 (1.42%) Open Source
15 152 (1.18%) FMCG
16 138 (1.07%) NHS
17 136 (1.06%) Data Extraction
17 136 (1.06%) User Experience
18 134 (1.04%) Social Media
19 75 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 704 (5.47%) Windows
2 507 (3.94%) Linux
3 417 (3.24%) UNIX
4 99 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 71 (0.55%) Android
6 71 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (0.35%) Windows XP
8 39 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (0.19%) AIX
11 23 (0.18%) Solaris
12 22 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
13 17 (0.13%) Ubuntu
14 16 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.11%) CentOS
16 11 (0.085%) HPUX
17 8 (0.062%) Fedora
18 7 (0.054%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3062 (23.79%) ETL
2 2249 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
3 2187 (16.99%) Analytics
4 1729 (13.43%) Data Modelling
5 1353 (10.51%) Project Management
6 1166 (9.06%) CRM
7 1025 (7.96%) Data Analysis
8 934 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 872 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
10 861 (6.69%) Data Management
11 820 (6.37%) ERP
12 755 (5.87%) Business Analysis
13 753 (5.85%) Scrum
14 508 (3.95%) Workflow
15 505 (3.92%) E-Commerce
16 504 (3.92%) ITIL
17 502 (3.90%) Kimball Methodology
18 483 (3.75%) Mentoring
19 465 (3.61%) Change Management
20 464 (3.61%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6317 (49.08%) SQL
2 2378 (18.48%) T-SQL
3 1244 (9.67%) C#
4 807 (6.27%) Java
5 764 (5.94%) PL/SQL
6 667 (5.18%) JavaScript
7 470 (3.65%) VBA
8 369 (2.87%) Python
9 363 (2.82%) R
10 281 (2.18%) ABAP
11 202 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 176 (1.37%) VB
13 158 (1.23%) C
14 150 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 145 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 142 (1.10%) Ruby
17 132 (1.03%) PHP
18 129 (1.00%) C++
19 100 (0.78%) Perl
20 76 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1620 (12.59%) Degree
2 407 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 265 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 215 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 178 (1.38%) SAP Certification
6 123 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 116 (0.90%) ISEB
8 102 (0.79%) PMP
9 68 (0.53%) MCP
10 57 (0.44%) MCITP
11 56 (0.44%) PhD
12 54 (0.42%) MCTS
13 52 (0.40%) MCSE
14 48 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
15 47 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
16 46 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 45 (0.35%) DV Cleared
18 42 (0.33%) CIMA
19 41 (0.32%) ACCA
20 35 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 556 (4.32%) QA
2 254 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 199 (1.55%) SLA
4 57 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 35 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 22 (0.17%) Basel II
8 21 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 18 (0.14%) COBIT
10 16 (0.12%) HL7
11 14 (0.11%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.062%) GAAP
13 6 (0.047%) EMIR
13 6 (0.047%) MiFID
14 4 (0.031%) GxP
15 3 (0.023%) Basel III
15 3 (0.023%) PMBOK
16 2 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
17 1 (0.008%) GAMP
17 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 120 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 99 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 39 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 32 (0.25%) HDFS
5 32 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (0.19%) Varnish
7 10 (0.078%) vSphere
8 9 (0.070%) KVM
9 8 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.054%) Xen
10 7 (0.054%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (0.054%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.054%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.054%) vCloud
11 6 (0.047%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.039%) XenApp
12 5 (0.039%) SRDF
12 5 (0.039%) NFS
12 5 (0.039%) Docker
Systems Management
1 78 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (0.51%) Puppet
3 51 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 34 (0.26%) Ansible
5 22 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 21 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (0.14%) Data Guard
8 15 (0.12%) SCCM
9 14 (0.11%) Vagrant
10 12 (0.093%) OPNET
10 12 (0.093%) MOM
11 9 (0.070%) Oracle Identity Management
11 9 (0.070%) Salt
11 9 (0.070%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (0.062%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.062%) WSUS
12 8 (0.062%) SCOM
13 7 (0.054%) Oozie
14 6 (0.047%) Nagios
14 6 (0.047%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3494 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 2783 (21.62%) Oracle
3 2099 (16.31%) SAP
4 1577 (12.25%) Business Objects
5 1138 (8.84%) Cognos
6 974 (7.57%) Tableau
7 650 (5.05%) Informatica
8 496 (3.85%) IBM
9 401 (3.12%) Teradata
10 333 (2.59%) MicroStrategy
11 254 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
12 234 (1.82%) Hyperion
13 152 (1.18%) Google
14 150 (1.17%) Sybase
15 147 (1.14%) Ab Initio
16 127 (0.99%) VMware
17 125 (0.97%) Talend
18 122 (0.95%) Netezza
19 116 (0.90%) Cisco
20 100 (0.78%) Siebel
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