Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 34 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 556 684 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.38% 6.48% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 6.96% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 520 561 755
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,850
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%

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 9,497 9,828 9,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.88% 93.15% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8,446 8,766 8,753
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,125 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the City of London

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge -2 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Business Intelligence
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 370 (66.55%) SQL
2 240 (43.17%) SQL Server
2 240 (43.17%) Finance
3 236 (42.45%) Data Warehouse
4 211 (37.95%) Power BI
5 193 (34.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 180 (32.37%) Microsoft
7 171 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
8 166 (29.86%) Analytics
9 163 (29.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 156 (28.06%) ETL
11 134 (24.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 133 (23.92%) T-SQL
13 127 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
14 118 (21.22%) Tableau
15 88 (15.83%) Visualisation
16 86 (15.47%) C#
17 83 (14.93%) Data Modelling
18 82 (14.75%) Microsoft Excel
19 81 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
20 74 (13.31%) Python
21 68 (12.23%) .NET
22 65 (11.69%) Scrum
23 60 (10.79%) BusinessObjects
23 60 (10.79%) Degree
24 57 (10.25%) Data Quality
25 56 (10.07%) JavaScript
26 54 (9.71%) VBA
27 53 (9.53%) Java
28 52 (9.35%) HTML

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 24 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.80%) SAS
3 6 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.54%) IIS
4 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 82 (14.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 127 (22.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.58%) Azure Data Factory
3 23 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.80%) PaaS
5 8 (1.44%) Azure Functions
5 8 (1.44%) Serverless
6 5 (0.90%) Azure Machine Learning
6 5 (0.90%) Data Lake Analytics
6 5 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.90%) SaaS
7 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.54%) Office 365
9 2 (0.36%) Boomi
9 2 (0.36%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.36%) IaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.62%) RTMP
2 3 (0.54%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.18%) DHCP
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) PBX
4 1 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (43.17%) SQL Server
2 236 (42.45%) Data Warehouse
3 211 (37.95%) Power BI
4 193 (34.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 163 (29.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 134 (24.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (10.79%) BusinessObjects
8 50 (8.99%) QlikView
9 40 (7.19%) SQL Server 2016
10 38 (6.83%) Relational Database
11 29 (5.22%) Data Lake
12 23 (4.14%) Big Data
12 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (3.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 18 (3.24%) RDBMS
14 18 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (3.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 17 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (2.88%) Biml
17 15 (2.70%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 26 (4.68%) Eclipse
2 23 (4.14%) Maven
3 22 (3.96%) Gradle
4 20 (3.60%) Subversion
5 17 (3.06%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 14 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (2.16%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.98%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.44%) JIRA
10 8 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.44%) tSQLt
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.72%) RStudio
11 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.36%) ERwin
12 2 (0.36%) Hudson
13 1 (0.18%) MSTest
13 1 (0.18%) NUnit
13 1 (0.18%) XMLSpy
General
1 240 (43.17%) Finance
2 42 (7.55%) Retail
3 28 (5.04%) Advertising
4 27 (4.86%) Banking
5 18 (3.24%) Front Office
6 11 (1.98%) Legal
7 9 (1.62%) Law
7 9 (1.62%) Marketing
8 7 (1.26%) Automotive
9 6 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.72%) International Banking
11 4 (0.72%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
12 3 (0.54%) Games
12 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.54%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.36%) Electronics
13 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 232 (41.73%) Developer
2 149 (26.80%) Analyst
3 100 (17.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 78 (14.03%) SQL Developer
5 58 (10.43%) Architect
6 57 (10.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 44 (7.91%) SQL BI Developer
8 39 (7.01%) Data Analyst
9 35 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (6.12%) SQL Analyst
11 30 (5.40%) Data Engineer
11 30 (5.40%) Java Developer
12 28 (5.04%) Senior Developer
13 26 (4.68%) Consultant
13 26 (4.68%) SQL Server Developer
14 23 (4.14%) Business Analyst
15 22 (3.96%) SQL Server BI Developer
16 21 (3.78%) .NET Architect
16 21 (3.78%) .NET Solutions Architect
16 21 (3.78%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.23%) .NET
2 52 (9.35%) HTML
3 47 (8.45%) XML
4 36 (6.47%) JSON
5 35 (6.29%) REST
6 28 (5.04%) CSS
7 27 (4.86%) Web Services
8 24 (4.32%) ASP.NET
9 17 (3.06%) HTML5
9 17 (3.06%) J2SE
10 16 (2.88%) WPF
11 13 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.98%) jQuery
12 11 (1.98%) Kafka
12 11 (1.98%) MDX
13 9 (1.62%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.62%) FFmpeg
13 9 (1.62%) OpenCV
13 9 (1.62%) WebSockets
14 8 (1.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.37%) Fintech
3 40 (7.19%) Reinsurance
4 32 (5.76%) Data Structures
5 25 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.62%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.26%) Market Risk
11 6 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.08%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (0.90%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.90%) Derivative
12 5 (0.90%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.90%) User Experience
13 4 (0.72%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.78%) Windows
2 16 (2.88%) Unix
3 12 (2.16%) Linux
4 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (29.86%) Analytics
3 156 (28.06%) ETL
4 88 (15.83%) Visualisation
5 83 (14.93%) Data Modelling
6 65 (11.69%) Scrum
7 52 (9.35%) SDLC
8 51 (9.17%) Data Management
8 51 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (8.45%) Data Analysis
9 47 (8.45%) Migration
10 46 (8.27%) DevOps
10 46 (8.27%) Machine Learning
11 45 (8.09%) Data Science
12 44 (7.91%) Computer Science
13 41 (7.37%) Kimball Methodology
13 41 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (6.65%) Data Visualisation
15 35 (6.29%) Project Management
16 34 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 370 (66.55%) SQL
2 133 (23.92%) T-SQL
3 86 (15.47%) C#
4 74 (13.31%) Python
5 56 (10.07%) JavaScript
6 54 (9.71%) VBA
7 53 (9.53%) Java
8 36 (6.47%) R
9 24 (4.32%) Java 8
10 22 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 15 (2.70%) C++
12 15 (2.70%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.80%) VB
14 7 (1.26%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.08%) C
16 5 (0.90%) Scala
16 5 (0.90%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.72%) Ruby
18 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (10.79%) Degree
2 12 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.44%) MCSA
6 6 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.90%) ACCA
7 5 (0.90%) CIMA
7 5 (0.90%) PhD
8 4 (0.72%) AAT
8 4 (0.72%) CISSP
8 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) MCSE
9 3 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CBAP
10 1 (0.18%) IIBA
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.25%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.52%) QA
3 10 (1.80%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.72%) PMO
4 4 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.54%) SLA
6 2 (0.36%) EMIR
6 2 (0.36%) FATCA
6 2 (0.36%) IFRS
6 2 (0.36%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.72%) Docker
3 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.36%) Puppet
1 2 (0.36%) SCOM
2 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 180 (32.37%) Microsoft
2 118 (21.22%) Tableau
3 49 (8.81%) Oracle
4 44 (7.91%) SAP
5 18 (3.24%) TIBCO
6 17 (3.06%) StreamBase
7 16 (2.88%) Cognos
8 11 (1.98%) Talend
9 9 (1.62%) Informatica
9 9 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (1.44%) BT
10 8 (1.44%) Facebook
10 8 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.44%) Twitter
11 7 (1.26%) Alteryx
11 7 (1.26%) Jedox
12 5 (0.90%) Databricks
12 5 (0.90%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.90%) SnapLogic
12 5 (0.90%) Teradata