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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 39 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6269 5541 6224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.86% 5.26% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 6.38% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 4530 5182
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £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 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 5722 £50,000 - 936
London +11 2809 £57,500 +4.54% 397
South East +1 1009 £47,500 +5.55% 126
City of London +3 616 £57,500 - 138
Yorkshire +4 484 £40,000 - 92
West Yorkshire +3 409 £40,000 -2.43% 63
Berkshire -4 306 £52,500 +7.14% 30
North West -4 298 £37,500 -6.25% 70
East of England +8 297 £47,500 +18.75% 46
Leeds +7 287 £40,000 - 36
South West -21 281 £40,000 -11.11% 85
West Midlands -6 264 £42,500 - 55
Surrey +15 221 £47,500 - 20
Manchester +2 201 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Hampshire +6 192 £42,500 +2.40% 15
East Midlands +42 189 £42,500 +6.25% 42
Wales +49 150 £37,000 +10.44% 21
Scotland +1 148 £43,500 -6.45% 22
South Wales +43 135 £37,500 +11.94% 20
Reading -11 124 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Bristol -2 109 £40,000 -11.11% 19
Hertfordshire -4 105 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Nottinghamshire +31 96 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Nottingham +37 91 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Cardiff +30 83 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Cambridgeshire +16 80 £45,000 +13.92% 12
Buckinghamshire +2 78 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Oxfordshire +37 76 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Birmingham -7 74 £52,500 +5.00% 18
Glasgow +30 70 £40,000 - 9

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6149 (49.32%) SQL
2 4552 (36.51%) SQL Server
3 4262 (34.18%) Data Warehouse
4 4015 (32.20%) Finance
5 3625 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3508 (28.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3326 (26.68%) Microsoft
8 3105 (24.90%) ETL
9 2813 (22.56%) Oracle
10 2699 (21.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2299 (18.44%) T-SQL
12 2156 (17.29%) MS Excel
13 2129 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
14 2024 (16.23%) Analytics
15 1922 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
16 1883 (15.10%) SAP
17 1589 (12.74%) Data Modelling
18 1568 (12.58%) .NET
19 1529 (12.26%) Degree
20 1480 (11.87%) Business Objects
21 1373 (11.01%) C#
22 1316 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008
23 1246 (9.99%) SharePoint
24 1237 (9.92%) Project Management
25 1228 (9.85%) CRM
26 1192 (9.56%) Cognos
27 1056 (8.47%) QlikView
28 1051 (8.43%) Retail
29 980 (7.86%) Data Analysis
30 939 (7.53%) ERP

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1246 (9.99%) SharePoint
2 738 (5.92%) SAS
3 209 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 175 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 138 (1.11%) IIS
6 121 (0.97%) NetWeaver
7 117 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 101 (0.81%) CMS
9 76 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 72 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
11 70 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 70 (0.56%) Node.js
12 64 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
13 48 (0.38%) Lync
14 47 (0.38%) Apache
15 46 (0.37%) Documentum
15 46 (0.37%) Apache Pig
16 42 (0.34%) MS Exchange
17 34 (0.27%) JBoss
17 34 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 2156 (17.29%) MS Excel
2 365 (2.93%) MS Office
3 364 (2.92%) PowerPivot
4 230 (1.84%) SPSS
5 143 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 118 (0.95%) MS Visio
7 86 (0.69%) MS Project
8 32 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 29 (0.23%) InfoPath
10 21 (0.17%) FastStats
11 15 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (0.12%) Photoshop
12 10 (0.080%) Stata
13 7 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 6 (0.048%) InDesign
14 6 (0.048%) LaTeX
15 5 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
16 4 (0.032%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.016%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 536 (4.30%) Oracle EBS
2 383 (3.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 299 (2.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 267 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 251 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 244 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
7 238 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
8 229 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
9 227 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
10 162 (1.30%) SAP BPC
10 162 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
11 150 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
12 148 (1.19%) SAP FI
13 147 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
14 118 (0.95%) SAP CO
15 116 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
15 116 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
16 108 (0.87%) Oracle iProcurement
17 102 (0.82%) Hyperion Planning
18 91 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 256 (2.05%) SaaS
2 208 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (0.59%) Office 365
5 50 (0.40%) PaaS
6 41 (0.33%) IaaS
7 32 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
9 14 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.088%) GitHub
11 10 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.080%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (0.056%) Taleo
13 6 (0.048%) Force.com
14 5 (0.040%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.016%) Yammer
16 1 (0.008%) Trello
16 1 (0.008%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 123 (0.99%) Internet
2 95 (0.76%) Firewall
3 69 (0.55%) LAN
4 68 (0.55%) Intranet
5 63 (0.51%) SAN
6 62 (0.50%) WAN
7 45 (0.36%) DNS
8 44 (0.35%) Unified Communications
9 38 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 36 (0.29%) HTTP
11 33 (0.26%) SSL
12 30 (0.24%) NAS
13 29 (0.23%) VPN
14 28 (0.22%) MPLS
15 21 (0.17%) Wireless
16 19 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (0.15%) LDAP
17 18 (0.14%) IPsec
17 18 (0.14%) VLAN
18 15 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4552 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 4262 (34.18%) Data Warehouse
3 3625 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3508 (28.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2699 (21.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1316 (10.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1056 (8.47%) QlikView
8 905 (7.26%) Big Data
9 847 (6.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 815 (6.54%) Relational Database
11 810 (6.50%) OLAP
12 792 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 658 (5.28%) BusinessObjects
14 625 (5.01%) Oracle Database
15 518 (4.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 513 (4.11%) SAP BW
17 505 (4.05%) Data Mining
17 505 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
18 502 (4.03%) SAP BI
19 482 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 315 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 282 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 256 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
4 177 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 164 (1.32%) Moq
6 131 (1.05%) Toad
7 120 (0.96%) NUnit
8 116 (0.93%) Subversion
9 110 (0.88%) JIRA
10 93 (0.75%) ReSharper
11 82 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 78 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
13 76 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
14 73 (0.59%) SoapUI
15 60 (0.48%) TeamCity
16 57 (0.46%) Selenium
17 53 (0.43%) ERwin
18 48 (0.38%) SpecFlow
19 45 (0.36%) Cucumber
20 42 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 4015 (32.20%) Finance
2 1051 (8.43%) Retail
3 922 (7.39%) Marketing
4 665 (5.33%) Banking
5 614 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 611 (4.90%) Manufacturing
7 380 (3.05%) Legal
8 265 (2.13%) Electronics
9 208 (1.67%) Games
10 203 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 184 (1.48%) Advertising
12 137 (1.10%) Investment Banking
13 123 (0.99%) Law
14 115 (0.92%) Back Office
15 108 (0.87%) Front Office
16 103 (0.83%) General Ledger
17 98 (0.79%) Billing
18 91 (0.73%) Publishing
19 82 (0.66%) Financial Institution
20 66 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4096 (32.85%) Developer
2 2817 (22.59%) Analyst
3 1790 (14.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1738 (13.94%) Consultant
5 1071 (8.59%) Business Analyst
6 996 (7.99%) Architect
7 820 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 667 (5.35%) SQL Developer
9 665 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 579 (4.64%) Business Developer
11 553 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 538 (4.32%) DBA
13 458 (3.67%) Data Analyst
14 397 (3.18%) Project Manager
15 387 (3.10%) SQL DBA
16 380 (3.05%) SAP Consultant
17 354 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
18 342 (2.74%) Senior Consultant
19 330 (2.65%) Business Consultant
20 321 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1568 (12.58%) .NET
2 740 (5.94%) ASP.NET
3 728 (5.84%) HTML
4 503 (4.03%) CSS
5 497 (3.99%) XML
6 478 (3.83%) MDX
7 449 (3.60%) Web Services
8 320 (2.57%) .NET Framework
9 314 (2.52%) WCF
10 299 (2.40%) jQuery
11 248 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 236 (1.89%) WPF
13 218 (1.75%) HTML5
14 163 (1.31%) Middleware
15 133 (1.07%) Ajax
16 131 (1.05%) RESTful
17 129 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 123 (0.99%) XSLT
19 104 (0.83%) WinForms
20 99 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1922 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 628 (5.04%) Visualisation
3 625 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 494 (3.96%) Data Integration
5 466 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 290 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 254 (2.04%) DTV
8 249 (2.00%) Clustering
9 246 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 230 (1.84%) Statistics
11 223 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 196 (1.57%) Replication
13 182 (1.46%) Mobile App
14 146 (1.17%) FMCG
15 140 (1.12%) Social Media
16 127 (1.02%) NHS
17 126 (1.01%) Open Source
18 122 (0.98%) User Experience
19 103 (0.83%) Data Extraction
20 68 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 690 (5.53%) Windows
2 438 (3.51%) Linux
3 433 (3.47%) UNIX
4 109 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 91 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (0.57%) Android
7 68 (0.55%) Windows XP
8 59 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 25 (0.20%) Solaris
12 22 (0.18%) AIX
13 20 (0.16%) HPUX
14 17 (0.14%) Windows 8
15 16 (0.13%) CentOS
16 15 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.064%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.048%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3105 (24.90%) ETL
2 2129 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2024 (16.23%) Analytics
4 1589 (12.74%) Data Modelling
5 1237 (9.92%) Project Management
6 1228 (9.85%) CRM
7 980 (7.86%) Data Analysis
8 939 (7.53%) ERP
9 885 (7.10%) Data Management
10 798 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 775 (6.22%) Performance Tuning
12 755 (6.06%) Scrum
13 702 (5.63%) Business Analysis
14 558 (4.48%) E-Commerce
15 517 (4.15%) Kimball Methodology
16 490 (3.93%) Workflow
16 490 (3.93%) Migration
17 480 (3.85%) ITIL
18 476 (3.82%) Mentoring
19 465 (3.73%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6149 (49.32%) SQL
2 2299 (18.44%) T-SQL
3 1373 (11.01%) C#
4 748 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 729 (5.85%) Java
6 691 (5.54%) JavaScript
7 523 (4.19%) VBA
8 281 (2.25%) R
9 245 (1.97%) Python
10 235 (1.88%) VB
11 232 (1.86%) ABAP
12 230 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 164 (1.32%) PHP
14 155 (1.24%) Ruby
15 154 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 153 (1.23%) C
17 146 (1.17%) PowerShell
18 97 (0.78%) C++
19 81 (0.65%) Perl
20 68 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1529 (12.26%) Degree
2 432 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 272 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 233 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 168 (1.35%) VCP4
6 148 (1.19%) ISEB
7 143 (1.15%) SAP Certification
8 97 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 75 (0.60%) PMP
10 74 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 70 (0.56%) ACCA
12 66 (0.53%) CIMA
12 66 (0.53%) MCTS
13 61 (0.49%) MCITP
14 59 (0.47%) MCP
15 46 (0.37%) AAT
16 44 (0.35%) MCSE
17 40 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
18 39 (0.31%) PhD
19 38 (0.30%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 509 (4.08%) QA
2 263 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 187 (1.50%) SLA
4 50 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 48 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 37 (0.30%) Solvency II
7 24 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.12%) HL7
8 15 (0.12%) Basel II
9 12 (0.096%) COBIT
10 11 (0.088%) PCI DSS
11 9 (0.072%) GAAP
12 5 (0.040%) GxP
13 4 (0.032%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.016%) GAMP
14 2 (0.016%) MiFID
14 2 (0.016%) P3O
14 2 (0.016%) EMIR
15 1 (0.008%) FINREP
15 1 (0.008%) DICOM
System Software
1 111 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 106 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 81 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 43 (0.34%) HDFS
6 27 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 23 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (0.16%) Varnish
9 16 (0.13%) vSphere
10 13 (0.10%) vCloud
10 13 (0.10%) XenApp
11 11 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.048%) Docker
13 6 (0.048%) Xen
14 5 (0.040%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.040%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.032%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.032%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 56 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (0.24%) Puppet
4 26 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 23 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 15 (0.12%) SCCM
7 12 (0.096%) ServiceCenter
8 11 (0.088%) Oozie
9 9 (0.072%) SCOM
10 8 (0.064%) Salt
11 7 (0.056%) Control-M
11 7 (0.056%) Ambari
11 7 (0.056%) SCOrch
11 7 (0.056%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (0.048%) Oracle EDQ
12 6 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (0.048%) Ansible
13 5 (0.040%) Nagios
13 5 (0.040%) MOM
13 5 (0.040%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3326 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 2813 (22.56%) Oracle
3 1883 (15.10%) SAP
4 1480 (11.87%) Business Objects
5 1192 (9.56%) Cognos
6 765 (6.14%) Tableau
7 702 (5.63%) Informatica
8 477 (3.83%) IBM
9 333 (2.67%) Teradata
10 269 (2.16%) Hyperion
11 255 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
12 220 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
13 163 (1.31%) Google
14 147 (1.18%) Ab Initio
15 140 (1.12%) Sybase
16 135 (1.08%) HP
17 119 (0.95%) VMware
17 119 (0.95%) Netezza
18 114 (0.91%) Siebel
19 91 (0.73%) Apple
Warrington, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £78000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Kenexa
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 2 days ago