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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 41 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6319 6612 6277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.61% 6.03% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 7.38% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5277 5493 5338
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
92632 89611 92231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.71% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76342 72005 78488
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -5 5872 £50,000 - 786
London +3 2876 £56,000 +1.81% 326
South East -17 939 £47,500 - 106
City of London 0 653 £57,500 +4.54% 110
Yorkshire -9 392 £42,500 +6.25% 68
North West +1 384 £38,500 -3.75% 68
West Midlands -3 336 £40,000 - 42
South West -12 333 £40,000 -3.61% 77
East of England -12 309 £47,500 +26.66% 41
West Yorkshire -12 297 £45,000 +12.50% 56
Berkshire -16 273 £50,000 -2.91% 26
Manchester +12 269 £37,500 -16.66% 43
East Midlands +27 214 £45,000 +20.00% 26
Surrey 0 201 £52,500 +10.52% 12
Leeds -11 190 £45,000 +12.50% 42
Hampshire +8 172 £42,500 +2.40% 28
Scotland -3 170 £42,500 -2.85% 29
Bristol +21 129 £40,500 -4.70% 27
Reading -22 115 £50,000 +3.09% 14
Cambridgeshire +1 110 £45,000 +16.88% 10
Birmingham -3 105 £48,578 -2.84% 9
Nottinghamshire +49 102 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Wales +70 97 £34,836 +3.98% 30
Nottingham +46 93 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Wiltshire -23 93 £41,250 -8.33% 8
Hertfordshire -28 89 £47,500 +35.71% 17
Glasgow +18 82 £42,000 +20.00% 8
South Wales +63 81 £35,000 -6.66% 21
Buckinghamshire -28 79 £42,500 - 10
Essex -9 73 £47,500 +43.93% 6

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 6119 (49.07%) SQL
2 4866 (39.02%) SQL Server
3 4330 (34.72%) Data Warehouse
4 3780 (30.31%) Finance
5 3744 (30.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3565 (28.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3179 (25.49%) Microsoft
8 3055 (24.50%) ETL
9 2970 (23.82%) Oracle
10 2720 (21.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2396 (19.21%) T-SQL
12 2139 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
13 2126 (17.05%) MS Excel
14 1870 (15.00%) Analytics
15 1770 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
16 1745 (13.99%) .NET
17 1696 (13.60%) SAP
18 1540 (12.35%) Data Modelling
19 1485 (11.91%) C#
20 1461 (11.72%) Degree
21 1397 (11.20%) SQL Server 2008
22 1325 (10.63%) Business Objects
23 1262 (10.12%) SharePoint
24 1237 (9.92%) Cognos
25 1142 (9.16%) Project Management
26 1135 (9.10%) CRM
27 1050 (8.42%) ERP
28 965 (7.74%) Marketing
29 944 (7.57%) Data Management
30 939 (7.53%) Data Analysis

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1262 (10.12%) SharePoint
2 686 (5.50%) SAS
3 223 (1.79%) IIS
4 190 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 189 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 103 (0.83%) NetWeaver
7 99 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 99 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 96 (0.77%) Node.js
9 93 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 91 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 85 (0.68%) Confluence
12 82 (0.66%) CMS
13 75 (0.60%) JBoss
14 66 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
15 61 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 57 (0.46%) Apache
17 54 (0.43%) MS Exchange
18 47 (0.38%) WebSphere
19 36 (0.29%) Documentum
Applications
1 2126 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 373 (2.99%) MS Office
3 304 (2.44%) PowerPivot
4 169 (1.36%) SPSS
5 139 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 107 (0.86%) MS Visio
7 88 (0.71%) MS Project
8 34 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 32 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
10 25 (0.20%) FastStats
11 18 (0.14%) Photoshop
12 14 (0.11%) Stata
13 11 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (0.056%) Fireworks
14 7 (0.056%) S-PLUS
15 6 (0.048%) LaTeX
15 6 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 5 (0.040%) InDesign
17 4 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 560 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 404 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 319 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 277 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 243 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 222 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
7 202 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
8 191 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 190 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
10 164 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
11 157 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
12 152 (1.22%) Oracle Assets
13 140 (1.12%) SAP BPC
14 133 (1.07%) SAP FI
15 122 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
16 111 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
16 111 (0.89%) SAP CO
16 111 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
17 101 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
18 88 (0.71%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 189 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (1.18%) SaaS
3 102 (0.82%) Office 365
4 53 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 46 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (0.34%) PaaS
7 39 (0.31%) GitHub
8 27 (0.22%) IaaS
9 16 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.072%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
12 5 (0.040%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.040%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.024%) Force.com
13 3 (0.024%) Taleo
14 2 (0.016%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.016%) Trello
15 1 (0.008%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.008%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (1.39%) Internet
2 92 (0.74%) Firewall
3 82 (0.66%) LAN
4 79 (0.63%) WAN
5 73 (0.59%) Intranet
6 70 (0.56%) SAN
7 62 (0.50%) DNS
8 52 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 50 (0.40%) HTTP
10 30 (0.24%) NAS
11 27 (0.22%) SSL
12 22 (0.18%) LDAP
13 21 (0.17%) MPLS
13 21 (0.17%) VPN
14 18 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
16 14 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (0.11%) iSCSI
17 13 (0.10%) Extranet
17 13 (0.10%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4866 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 4330 (34.72%) Data Warehouse
3 3744 (30.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3565 (28.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2720 (21.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1397 (11.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 938 (7.52%) QlikView
8 922 (7.39%) Relational Database
9 921 (7.39%) OLAP
10 878 (7.04%) Oracle BI EE
11 869 (6.97%) Big Data
12 853 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 640 (5.13%) Oracle Database
14 577 (4.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 530 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
16 525 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
17 485 (3.89%) RDBMS
18 462 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
19 433 (3.47%) SAP BW
20 432 (3.46%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 352 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 332 (2.66%) Visual Studio
3 266 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 239 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 194 (1.56%) Moq
6 192 (1.54%) NUnit
7 161 (1.29%) JIRA
8 141 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 140 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
10 134 (1.07%) Cucumber
11 129 (1.03%) Selenium
12 125 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 113 (0.91%) ReSharper
13 113 (0.91%) Subversion
14 101 (0.81%) WATIR
15 97 (0.78%) Toad
16 82 (0.66%) NCrunch
17 70 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
18 62 (0.50%) ERwin
19 55 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 3780 (30.31%) Finance
2 965 (7.74%) Marketing
3 917 (7.35%) Retail
4 655 (5.25%) Telecoms
5 642 (5.15%) Banking
6 552 (4.43%) Manufacturing
7 344 (2.76%) Legal
8 284 (2.28%) Electronics
9 231 (1.85%) Advertising
10 179 (1.44%) Games
11 172 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 161 (1.29%) Back Office
13 151 (1.21%) Investment Banking
14 121 (0.97%) Front Office
15 113 (0.91%) Law
16 97 (0.78%) Publishing
16 97 (0.78%) Billing
17 84 (0.67%) General Ledger
18 71 (0.57%) French Language
19 54 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4280 (34.32%) Developer
2 2639 (21.16%) Analyst
3 1824 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1647 (13.21%) Consultant
5 1039 (8.33%) Architect
6 998 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 740 (5.93%) SQL Developer
8 705 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 636 (5.10%) Senior Developer
10 635 (5.09%) Business Developer
11 618 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 519 (4.16%) DBA
13 457 (3.66%) Data Analyst
14 369 (2.96%) Senior Consultant
15 342 (2.74%) .NET Developer
16 336 (2.69%) SQL DBA
17 326 (2.61%) Project Manager
18 298 (2.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
19 295 (2.37%) SAP Consultant
20 288 (2.31%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1745 (13.99%) .NET
2 826 (6.62%) ASP.NET
3 771 (6.18%) HTML
4 626 (5.02%) XML
5 578 (4.64%) CSS
6 486 (3.90%) Web Services
6 486 (3.90%) MDX
7 385 (3.09%) .NET Framework
8 372 (2.98%) jQuery
9 332 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 330 (2.65%) WCF
11 219 (1.76%) WPF
12 218 (1.75%) HTML5
13 181 (1.45%) Middleware
14 178 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 161 (1.29%) XSLT
16 158 (1.27%) Ajax
17 144 (1.15%) RESTful
18 138 (1.11%) SOAP
19 133 (1.07%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1770 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 549 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 521 (4.18%) Visualisation
4 515 (4.13%) Data Integration
5 471 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 281 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 268 (2.15%) DTV
8 247 (1.98%) Clustering
9 219 (1.76%) Data Structures
10 192 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 185 (1.48%) Replication
11 185 (1.48%) Statistics
12 154 (1.23%) Social Media
13 140 (1.12%) Open Source
14 138 (1.11%) Mobile App
15 136 (1.09%) User Experience
16 135 (1.08%) FMCG
17 104 (0.83%) NHS
18 103 (0.83%) Data Extraction
19 77 (0.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 765 (6.13%) Windows
2 491 (3.94%) UNIX
3 418 (3.35%) Linux
4 115 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 69 (0.55%) Solaris
7 60 (0.48%) Android
8 57 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 55 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 53 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (0.43%) AIX
11 31 (0.25%) HPUX
12 26 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 24 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.11%) CentOS
16 11 (0.088%) IRIX
17 10 (0.080%) Debian
18 8 (0.064%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.064%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3055 (24.50%) ETL
2 2139 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1870 (15.00%) Analytics
4 1540 (12.35%) Data Modelling
5 1142 (9.16%) Project Management
6 1135 (9.10%) CRM
7 1050 (8.42%) ERP
8 944 (7.57%) Data Management
9 939 (7.53%) Data Analysis
10 767 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
11 762 (6.11%) Scrum
12 639 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 629 (5.04%) Business Analysis
14 616 (4.94%) E-Commerce
15 571 (4.58%) Migration
16 555 (4.45%) Mentoring
17 538 (4.31%) Kimball Methodology
18 502 (4.03%) TDD
19 497 (3.99%) Data Architecture
20 486 (3.90%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6119 (49.07%) SQL
2 2396 (19.21%) T-SQL
3 1485 (11.91%) C#
4 786 (6.30%) Java
5 760 (6.09%) JavaScript
6 739 (5.93%) PL/SQL
7 434 (3.48%) VBA
8 345 (2.77%) VB.NET
9 313 (2.51%) VB
10 240 (1.92%) Ruby
11 237 (1.90%) R
12 195 (1.56%) PHP
13 173 (1.39%) C
14 166 (1.33%) Python
15 149 (1.19%) ABAP
16 132 (1.06%) Shell Script
17 112 (0.90%) C++
18 105 (0.84%) PowerShell
19 87 (0.70%) Perl
20 61 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1461 (11.72%) Degree
2 400 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 305 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 214 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 142 (1.14%) ISEB
6 94 (0.75%) MCTS
7 91 (0.73%) ACCA
8 86 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 76 (0.61%) CIMA
10 75 (0.60%) MCITP
11 70 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 61 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
13 57 (0.46%) MCP
13 57 (0.46%) PMP
14 51 (0.41%) MBA
15 47 (0.38%) SAP Certification
16 44 (0.35%) AAT
17 43 (0.34%) OCP
17 43 (0.34%) MCSE
18 41 (0.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 505 (4.05%) QA
2 256 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 228 (1.83%) SLA
4 75 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 47 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 47 (0.38%) Solvency II
6 21 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.12%) HL7
7 15 (0.12%) COBIT
8 14 (0.11%) Basel II
9 12 (0.096%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.064%) GAAP
11 3 (0.024%) WCAG
11 3 (0.024%) WAI
12 2 (0.016%) GxP
12 2 (0.016%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.016%) GAMP
12 2 (0.016%) EMIR
12 2 (0.016%) P3O
13 1 (0.008%) AIFMD
System Software
1 133 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 95 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 80 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
4 74 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (0.33%) HDFS
6 36 (0.29%) Apache Flume
6 36 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 20 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 14 (0.11%) XenApp
9 12 (0.096%) vSphere
10 10 (0.080%) vCloud
11 8 (0.064%) Varnish
12 7 (0.056%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.040%) Docker
13 5 (0.040%) Xen
14 3 (0.024%) RHEV
14 3 (0.024%) KVM
14 3 (0.024%) Firmware
14 3 (0.024%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (0.40%) Data Guard
2 37 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
6 24 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
7 23 (0.18%) Oozie
8 20 (0.16%) Ambari
9 14 (0.11%) SCCM
9 14 (0.11%) SCOM
10 13 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (0.088%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.088%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.080%) Puppet
13 7 (0.056%) SCOrch
14 6 (0.048%) Nagios
14 6 (0.048%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 5 (0.040%) Ansible
15 5 (0.040%) Netcool
15 5 (0.040%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3179 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 2970 (23.82%) Oracle
3 1696 (13.60%) SAP
4 1325 (10.63%) Business Objects
5 1237 (9.92%) Cognos
6 700 (5.61%) Informatica
7 617 (4.95%) Tableau
8 529 (4.24%) IBM
9 302 (2.42%) Teradata
10 282 (2.26%) Hyperion
11 251 (2.01%) MicroStrategy
12 203 (1.63%) Google
13 159 (1.28%) Sybase
14 158 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
15 130 (1.04%) Ab Initio
16 128 (1.03%) Netezza
16 128 (1.03%) HP
17 115 (0.92%) Siebel
18 109 (0.87%) Endeca
19 104 (0.83%) VMware
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