Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Business Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analytics over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 774 778
Rank change year-on-year -42 +4 +103
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 337 386 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 246 322 432
England median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £32,550
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -4.35%

Business Analytics 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 146,837 148,660 173,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.83% 89.54% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 119,257 123,815 145,072
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,533 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.02% +2.17% +5.56%

Business Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Business Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analytics in England.

Salary trend for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analytics in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Analytics in England

Business Analytics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analytics within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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 +3 214 £67,500 +12.50% 35
South East +27 41 £56,250 +2.27% 7
North of England -30 40 £43,750 -12.50% 8
North West -9 19 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Midlands -18 18 £38,750 -13.89% 6
West Midlands -13 15 £32,500 -35.00% 6
Yorkshire -22 14 £39,000 -22.00% 2
South West +6 9 £42,500 -22.73% 3
East of England -16 8 £59,000 +9.77% 5
East Midlands -15 3 £42,500 -5.56%
North East -24 1 £33,500 -25.56%
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Business Analytics 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 England region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 337 (100.00%) Analytics
2 262 (77.74%) Business Intelligence
3 172 (51.04%) SQL
4 130 (38.58%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (35.91%) Tableau
6 116 (34.42%) SQL Server
7 115 (34.12%) ETL
8 103 (30.56%) Big Data
9 102 (30.27%) Visualisation
9 102 (30.27%) Data Management
10 100 (29.67%) Degree
11 98 (29.08%) Microsoft
11 98 (29.08%) Oracle
12 96 (28.49%) Power BI
13 87 (25.82%) Finance
14 85 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
16 73 (21.66%) Data Visualisation
17 72 (21.36%) Data Integration
18 69 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
19 66 (19.58%) Data Modelling
20 59 (17.51%) Data Quality
21 58 (17.21%) Data Analytics
21 58 (17.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 57 (16.91%) Stakeholder Management
23 54 (16.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 51 (15.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 49 (14.54%) Information Management
26 48 (14.24%) Project Management
27 44 (13.06%) NoSQL

Business Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (7.12%) Apache Spark
2 21 (6.23%) SAS
3 14 (4.15%) JBoss
3 14 (4.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.56%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.56%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.97%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.67%) Apache
7 4 (1.19%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.19%) Confluence
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 34 (10.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (7.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.19%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.89%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 69 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.42%) Azure Data Factory
3 19 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.78%) Azure Machine Learning
4 6 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.89%) Office 365
5 3 (0.89%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.30%) AdWords
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Firebase
7 1 (0.30%) IaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.56%) HTTP
1 12 (3.56%) SSL
2 9 (2.67%) Kerberos
3 5 (1.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (38.58%) Data Warehouse
2 116 (34.42%) SQL Server
3 103 (30.56%) Big Data
4 96 (28.49%) Power BI
5 58 (17.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (16.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 51 (15.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (13.06%) NoSQL
9 42 (12.46%) Hadoop
10 41 (12.17%) Data Lake
11 35 (10.39%) Relational Database
12 32 (9.50%) OLAP
13 26 (7.72%) Azure SQL Database
14 24 (7.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 24 (7.12%) Oracle OLAP
15 21 (6.23%) QlikView
16 20 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
17 18 (5.34%) HBase
17 18 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (4.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Cucumber
1 4 (1.19%) JIRA
2 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) Grunt
3 1 (0.30%) gulp
3 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 87 (25.82%) Finance
2 43 (12.76%) Telecoms
3 36 (10.68%) Retail
4 22 (6.53%) Marketing
5 8 (2.37%) Legal
6 7 (2.08%) Publishing
7 6 (1.78%) Games
8 5 (1.48%) Automotive
8 5 (1.48%) Banking
9 4 (1.19%) Law
10 3 (0.89%) Billing
10 3 (0.89%) French Language
11 2 (0.59%) Back Office
11 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (29.97%) Consultant
2 49 (14.54%) Developer
3 44 (13.06%) Architect
4 43 (12.76%) Data Consultant
5 40 (11.87%) Analyst
6 38 (11.28%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 38 (11.28%) Senior Consultant
7 34 (10.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 28 (8.31%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 25 (7.42%) Analytics Consultant
9 25 (7.42%) Data Architect
10 23 (6.82%) Big Data Consultant
11 20 (5.93%) Microsoft BI Consultant
12 19 (5.64%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 17 (5.04%) Big Data Architect
13 17 (5.04%) SSIS Consultant
13 17 (5.04%) SSRS Consultant
14 16 (4.75%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
15 15 (4.45%) Business Analyst
15 15 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.01%) MDX
2 17 (5.04%) LDAP
2 17 (5.04%) Web Services
3 16 (4.75%) HTML
3 16 (4.75%) Spring
4 15 (4.45%) XML
5 12 (3.56%) .NET
5 12 (3.56%) JSP
5 12 (3.56%) Spring Security
5 12 (3.56%) XSLT
6 7 (2.08%) Kafka
7 6 (1.78%) REST
8 5 (1.48%) SailPoint
8 5 (1.48%) Spring Boot
9 4 (1.19%) Apache Camel
9 4 (1.19%) Drools
9 4 (1.19%) Samza
9 4 (1.19%) TinkerPop
10 3 (0.89%) CSS
11 2 (0.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.50%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.04%) Life Science
3 17 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.37%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.08%) PMI
8 6 (1.78%) BBC
8 6 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.89%) Online Games
10 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.59%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.30%) Blog
11 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.30%) FMCG
11 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.12%) Linux
2 19 (5.64%) Windows
3 12 (3.56%) Solaris
4 5 (1.48%) Unix
5 3 (0.89%) Android
5 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Analytics
2 262 (77.74%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (34.12%) ETL
4 102 (30.27%) Data Management
4 102 (30.27%) Visualisation
5 85 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (21.66%) Data Visualisation
7 72 (21.36%) Data Integration
8 66 (19.58%) Data Modelling
9 58 (17.21%) Data Analytics
10 57 (16.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (14.54%) Information Management
12 48 (14.24%) Project Management
13 43 (12.76%) Data Analysis
14 37 (10.98%) Mentoring
15 33 (9.79%) Business Analysis
16 32 (9.50%) Presales
17 31 (9.20%) Business Development
18 29 (8.61%) Data Architecture
19 28 (8.31%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 172 (51.04%) SQL
2 40 (11.87%) Java
3 35 (10.39%) Python
3 35 (10.39%) T-SQL
4 29 (8.61%) R
5 23 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.04%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.97%) Scala
8 9 (2.67%) C#
9 7 (2.08%) VBScript
10 6 (1.78%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.78%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.19%) Gremlin
11 4 (1.19%) VB
12 3 (0.89%) C
12 3 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (0.89%) VBA
13 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.59%) PHP
13 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (29.67%) Degree
2 17 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.97%) MBA
4 8 (2.37%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.08%) PMP
6 6 (1.78%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.19%) MCSA
7 4 (1.19%) MCSE
7 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.89%) PhD
8 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) ACCA
9 1 (0.30%) APMP
9 1 (0.30%) CIMA
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (17.51%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.15%) SLA
3 10 (2.97%) GDPR
4 4 (1.19%) NEBOSH
5 2 (0.59%) PMO
5 2 (0.59%) QA
6 1 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 17 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.78%) HDFS
3 4 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (1.19%) Ansible
2 4 (1.19%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.19%) Terraform
3 2 (0.59%) Ambari
3 2 (0.59%) Oozie
3 2 (0.59%) Puppet
3 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 121 (35.91%) Tableau
2 98 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 98 (29.08%) Oracle
3 37 (10.98%) MicroStrategy
4 35 (10.39%) Talend
5 32 (9.50%) Informatica
6 29 (8.61%) SAP
7 26 (7.72%) Cognos
8 19 (5.64%) Alteryx
9 17 (5.04%) Ab Initio
10 13 (3.86%) Intel
11 12 (3.56%) Jaspersoft
11 12 (3.56%) TIBCO
11 12 (3.56%) Vertica
12 11 (3.26%) Google
13 10 (2.97%) Hortonworks
14 8 (2.37%) IFS
15 7 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (1.48%) Cloudera
16 5 (1.48%) Hyperion