Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 41 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 292 521 540
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 6.77% 5.70% 5.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.16% 6.08% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 275 464 527
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £39,400 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,078 8,572 9,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.53% 93.84% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,557 7,482 8,449
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% +8.33%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 175 (59.93%) SQL
2 128 (43.84%) Power BI
2 128 (43.84%) Power Platform
3 122 (41.78%) Finance
4 95 (32.53%) Azure
5 90 (30.82%) ETL
6 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
7 83 (28.42%) Data Warehouse
7 83 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (27.74%) Python
9 78 (26.71%) Analytics
10 76 (26.03%) Microsoft
10 76 (26.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 74 (25.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 68 (23.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 68 (23.29%) Visualisation
13 63 (21.58%) Data Visualisation
14 55 (18.84%) Tableau
15 49 (16.78%) Data Modelling
16 47 (16.10%) T-SQL
17 46 (15.75%) Azure Data Factory
18 44 (15.07%) Degree
19 40 (13.70%) Databricks
20 38 (13.01%) R
21 33 (11.30%) Microsoft Excel
21 33 (11.30%) Data Lake
22 32 (10.96%) Scrum
23 31 (10.62%) Marketing
23 31 (10.62%) DevOps
23 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.48%) Apache Spark
2 14 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.11%) SAS
4 4 (1.37%) Apache
5 3 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.68%) Confluence
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (11.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle AGIS
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (43.84%) Power Platform
2 95 (32.53%) Azure
3 46 (15.75%) Azure Data Factory
4 26 (8.90%) AWS
5 11 (3.77%) Amazon SageMaker
5 11 (3.77%) GCP
5 11 (3.77%) PowerApps
6 8 (2.74%) SaaS
7 7 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.71%) IaaS
8 5 (1.71%) PaaS
9 4 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.37%) Office 365
10 3 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.03%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.68%) Logic Apps
12 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.34%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Firewall
1 6 (2.05%) NAS
1 6 (2.05%) SAN
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (43.84%) Power BI
2 89 (30.48%) SQL Server
3 83 (28.42%) Data Warehouse
4 76 (26.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (25.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (23.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (18.84%) Tableau
8 33 (11.30%) Data Lake
9 23 (7.88%) Hadoop
10 22 (7.53%) Big Data
11 19 (6.51%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (6.16%) Looker
13 17 (5.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 17 (5.82%) MySQL
14 15 (5.14%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (3.77%) NoSQL
17 10 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (3.42%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 18 (6.16%) JIRA
2 15 (5.14%) Selenium
3 9 (3.08%) Cypress.io
3 9 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.71%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.68%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.34%) Crashlytics
8 1 (0.34%) ER Studio
8 1 (0.34%) ERwin
8 1 (0.34%) git-flow
8 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 122 (41.78%) Finance
2 31 (10.62%) Marketing
3 28 (9.59%) Public Sector
4 23 (7.88%) Electronics
4 23 (7.88%) Telecoms
5 22 (7.53%) Manufacturing
6 17 (5.82%) Banking
7 14 (4.79%) Legal
7 14 (4.79%) Retail
8 10 (3.42%) Billing
9 6 (2.05%) Advertising
10 3 (1.03%) Law
11 2 (0.68%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
12 1 (0.34%) French Language
12 1 (0.34%) Front Office
12 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (30.48%) Developer
2 84 (28.77%) Analyst
3 58 (19.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 31 (10.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 31 (10.62%) Data Analyst
5 23 (7.88%) Azure Developer
5 23 (7.88%) Senior Developer
6 21 (7.19%) Report Analyst
7 18 (6.16%) Product Manager
7 18 (6.16%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 17 (5.82%) SQL Developer
9 16 (5.48%) Consultant
9 16 (5.48%) Data Engineer
10 15 (5.14%) Lead Developer
11 14 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 12 (4.11%) Architect
12 12 (4.11%) Data Scientist
12 12 (4.11%) Test Analyst
13 11 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
14 10 (3.42%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.45%) MDX
2 10 (3.42%) HTML
3 9 (3.08%) REST
3 9 (3.08%) XML
4 8 (2.74%) .NET
5 7 (2.40%) CSS
5 7 (2.40%) JSON
6 5 (1.71%) Keras
6 5 (1.71%) Matplotlib
6 5 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (1.71%) NetworkX
6 5 (1.71%) NumPy
6 5 (1.71%) Pandas
6 5 (1.71%) PySpark
6 5 (1.71%) PyTorch
6 5 (1.71%) scikit-learn
6 5 (1.71%) SciPy
6 5 (1.71%) SOAP
6 5 (1.71%) SpaCy
6 5 (1.71%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.16%) Reinsurance
3 17 (5.82%) Algorithms
4 15 (5.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.03%) Media Streaming
7 3 (1.03%) Replication
7 3 (1.03%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.68%) EPoS
8 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.68%) NHS
8 2 (0.68%) Online Games
8 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 2 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.77%) Linux
2 7 (2.40%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) Android
3 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (30.82%) ETL
2 83 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (26.71%) Analytics
4 68 (23.29%) Visualisation
5 63 (21.58%) Data Visualisation
6 49 (16.78%) Data Modelling
7 32 (10.96%) Scrum
8 31 (10.62%) DevOps
9 30 (10.27%) Data Science
10 28 (9.59%) Migration
10 28 (9.59%) Statistics
11 26 (8.90%) Mathematics
12 25 (8.56%) Data Analytics
13 23 (7.88%) Digital Marketing
13 23 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (7.53%) Data Analysis
14 22 (7.53%) Programme Management
14 22 (7.53%) TDD
14 22 (7.53%) Validation
15 19 (6.51%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 175 (59.93%) SQL
2 81 (27.74%) Python
3 47 (16.10%) T-SQL
4 38 (13.01%) R
5 24 (8.22%) Java
6 19 (6.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 15 (5.14%) C#
8 13 (4.45%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.71%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.03%) PHP
12 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.68%) Scala
12 2 (0.68%) VBA
13 1 (0.34%) C
13 1 (0.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.34%) VB
13 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (15.07%) Degree
2 10 (3.42%) PhD
3 9 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.71%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.68%) ISEB
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) IFRS
4 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (2.05%) Hyper-V
1 6 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Ansible
1 6 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.05%) Puppet
2 3 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.34%) Kibana
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.70%) Databricks
3 28 (9.59%) SAP
4 18 (6.16%) Oracle
5 15 (5.14%) QAD
6 8 (2.74%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.05%) VMware
8 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.71%) Talend
9 4 (1.37%) Google
9 4 (1.37%) Informatica
10 3 (1.03%) Intel
10 3 (1.03%) NVIDIA
11 2 (0.68%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.68%) Pardot
12 1 (0.34%) Foundry
12 1 (0.34%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.34%) Palantir
12 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 1 (0.34%) Samsung