The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Business Intelligence role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Business Intelligence in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 870 841 853
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 31 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.027% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 43
Average salary £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £111,000 £110,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-33.75% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the UK.

Head of Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Head of Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 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 -23 29 £82,500 - 1
London -11 18 £95,000 -13.63% 1
City of London -3 10 £95,000 +15.15% 1
Yorkshire -49 4 £52,500 -14.28%
Berkshire -4 3 £70,000 -24.32%
West Yorkshire -29 3 £50,000 -13.04%
South East -30 3 £70,000 -5.08%
Leeds -39 3 £50,000 -13.04%
South West -21 2 £51,000 -36.25%
Wales - 2 £47,500 - 2
East of England - 2 £115,000 -
South Wales - 2 £47,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £115,000 -
Bristol - 2 £51,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £47,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -16 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Sheffield -18 1 £55,000 -15.38%

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Intelligence in their job title 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 with Head of Business Intelligence in their job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (32.35%) Analytics
4 20 (29.41%) Finance
5 16 (23.53%) Data Management
6 15 (22.06%) Oracle
6 15 (22.06%) Data Integration
7 12 (17.65%) SQL
7 12 (17.65%) Retail
8 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.76%) Business Objects
9 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.76%) Informatica
9 8 (11.76%) Information Management
9 8 (11.76%) Marketing
9 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
10 7 (10.29%) SAP
10 7 (10.29%) B2C
10 7 (10.29%) Change Management
10 7 (10.29%) QlikView
10 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (10.29%) Big Data
11 6 (8.82%) SAS
11 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (8.82%) Project Management
11 6 (8.82%) Endeca
11 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
11 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (7.35%) SQL Server

Head of Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Intelligence in their job title 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 with Head of Business Intelligence in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.82%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SPSS
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.29%) QlikView
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (10.29%) Big Data
3 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.88%) OLAP
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.94%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.94%) MySQL
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.47%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Games
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Economics
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) Physics
4 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (32.35%) Analytics
3 16 (23.53%) Data Management
4 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.76%) Information Management
5 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.29%) B2C
6 7 (10.29%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
8 5 (7.35%) ETL
8 5 (7.35%) CRM
8 5 (7.35%) Master Data Management
8 5 (7.35%) Metadata Management
9 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
11 2 (2.94%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) C
3 2 (2.94%) R
3 2 (2.94%) VBA
4 1 (1.47%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Business Objects
2 8 (11.76%) Informatica
3 7 (10.29%) SAP
4 6 (8.82%) Endeca
5 2 (2.94%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.94%) Siebel
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago