Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 784 747
Rank change year-on-year -31 -37 +109
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 356 430 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 259 357 446
England median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £85,500 £95,000 £95,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 151167 156478 180114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.95% 89.46% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 120812 130830 150578
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +8 224 £65,000 - 18
North of England -9 51 £39,000 -22.00% 5
South East +50 42 £52,250 -5.00% 1
North West +6 28 £50,000 - 5
Midlands -9 17 £43,750 -2.78% 5
Yorkshire -3 16 £37,000 -26.00%
West Midlands -3 11 £42,500 -34.11% 5
South West +8 9 £40,000 -29.52% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £48,750 +30.00%
East of England -39 6 £33,750 -35.71% 2
North East -3 1 £33,500 -36.19%
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Analytics.

1 356 (100.00%) Analytics
2 282 (79.21%) Business Intelligence
3 178 (50.00%) SQL
4 139 (39.04%) Data Warehouse
4 139 (39.04%) Tableau
5 127 (35.67%) SQL Server
6 124 (34.83%) Visualisation
7 118 (33.15%) Big Data
8 115 (32.30%) Microsoft
9 114 (32.02%) ETL
10 105 (29.49%) Data Management
11 100 (28.09%) Power BI
12 98 (27.53%) Finance
13 96 (26.97%) Degree
14 95 (26.69%) Oracle
15 93 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
16 88 (24.72%) Data Visualisation
17 83 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 78 (21.91%) Data Integration
19 72 (20.22%) Data Quality
19 72 (20.22%) Information Management
20 67 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
21 62 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 62 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
22 61 (17.13%) Data Analytics
23 58 (16.29%) NoSQL
23 58 (16.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 55 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 52 (14.61%) Data Modelling
26 50 (14.04%) Project Management

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 30 (8.43%) Apache Spark
2 26 (7.30%) SAS
3 14 (3.93%) JBoss
3 14 (3.93%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.09%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.25%) Apache
7 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.12%) Confluence
9 2 (0.56%) CMS
9 2 (0.56%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.12%) SPSS
5 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.12%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.84%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 83 (23.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.30%) Azure Data Factory
3 17 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.93%) Azure Machine Learning
5 7 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.97%) SaaS
6 3 (0.84%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Office 365
8 1 (0.28%) AdWords
8 1 (0.28%) Firebase
8 1 (0.28%) GitHub
8 1 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.21%) LDAP
2 12 (3.37%) HTTP
2 12 (3.37%) SSL
3 7 (1.97%) Kerberos
4 6 (1.69%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.28%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (39.04%) Data Warehouse
2 127 (35.67%) SQL Server
3 118 (33.15%) Big Data
4 100 (28.09%) Power BI
5 62 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (16.29%) NoSQL
6 58 (16.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (15.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (12.08%) Hadoop
9 41 (11.52%) Relational Database
10 36 (10.11%) OLAP
11 34 (9.55%) Data Lake
11 34 (9.55%) QlikView
12 29 (8.15%) Azure SQL Database
13 26 (7.30%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (7.30%) SQL Server 2016
14 25 (7.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 25 (7.02%) Oracle OLAP
15 18 (5.06%) Apache Hive
15 18 (5.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (9.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.40%) JIRA
3 4 (1.12%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.56%) Grunt
4 2 (0.56%) gulp
4 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.56%) JUnit
4 2 (0.56%) Maven
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.56%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.28%) Selenium
5 1 (0.28%) TestRail
General
1 98 (27.53%) Finance
2 42 (11.80%) Telecoms
3 34 (9.55%) Retail
4 25 (7.02%) Marketing
5 11 (3.09%) Legal
6 9 (2.53%) Banking
7 6 (1.69%) French Language
8 5 (1.40%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) Back Office
9 4 (1.12%) Dutch Language
9 4 (1.12%) German Language
9 4 (1.12%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.12%) Law
9 4 (1.12%) Publishing
9 4 (1.12%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.84%) Billing
10 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 107 (30.06%) Consultant
2 62 (17.42%) Developer
3 49 (13.76%) Data Consultant
4 44 (12.36%) Architect
5 43 (12.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 40 (11.24%) Senior Consultant
7 39 (10.96%) Analyst
8 36 (10.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 33 (9.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 30 (8.43%) Analytics Consultant
11 26 (7.30%) Big Data Consultant
12 24 (6.74%) Microsoft BI Consultant
13 22 (6.18%) Data Analytics Consultant
13 22 (6.18%) Data Architect
14 19 (5.34%) Business Developer
15 18 (5.06%) Big Data Architect
16 17 (4.78%) SSIS Consultant
16 17 (4.78%) SSRS Consultant
17 16 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 16 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.15%) MDX
2 21 (5.90%) Web Services
3 19 (5.34%) Spring
4 17 (4.78%) HTML
5 15 (4.21%) XML
6 14 (3.93%) Kafka
7 13 (3.65%) .NET
8 12 (3.37%) JSP
8 12 (3.37%) Spring Security
8 12 (3.37%) XSLT
9 6 (1.69%) REST
10 5 (1.40%) CSS
10 5 (1.40%) Spring Boot
11 4 (1.12%) Apache Camel
11 4 (1.12%) Drools
11 4 (1.12%) Samza
11 4 (1.12%) TinkerPop
12 3 (0.84%) Ajax
12 3 (0.84%) HTML5
12 3 (0.84%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (11.80%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.49%) Life Science
4 14 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.81%) PMI
7 8 (2.25%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.97%) Social Media
9 3 (0.84%) BBC
9 3 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.84%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.56%) FMCG
11 1 (0.28%) Blog
11 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.02%) Linux
2 19 (5.34%) Windows
3 12 (3.37%) Solaris
4 5 (1.40%) Unix
5 3 (0.84%) Android
5 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (100.00%) Analytics
2 282 (79.21%) Business Intelligence
3 124 (34.83%) Visualisation
4 114 (32.02%) ETL
5 105 (29.49%) Data Management
6 93 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (24.72%) Data Visualisation
8 78 (21.91%) Data Integration
9 72 (20.22%) Information Management
10 62 (17.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (17.13%) Data Analytics
12 52 (14.61%) Data Modelling
13 50 (14.04%) Project Management
14 44 (12.36%) Data Analysis
15 41 (11.52%) Predictive Analytics
16 40 (11.24%) Presales
17 33 (9.27%) Business Development
18 31 (8.71%) Technical Architecture
19 29 (8.15%) Mathematics
19 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 178 (50.00%) SQL
2 46 (12.92%) Java
3 43 (12.08%) Python
4 41 (11.52%) T-SQL
5 37 (10.39%) R
6 23 (6.46%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.81%) Scala
9 9 (2.53%) C#
10 5 (1.40%) VBScript
11 4 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.12%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.12%) VB
12 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.84%) C
12 3 (0.84%) PHP
12 3 (0.84%) VBA
13 2 (0.56%) Ruby
13 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (26.97%) Degree
2 17 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.93%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (2.81%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.81%) PMP
5 8 (2.25%) MBA
6 7 (1.97%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.12%) MCSA
8 4 (1.12%) MCSE
8 4 (1.12%) PhD
8 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) ACCA
10 1 (0.28%) APMP
10 1 (0.28%) CIMA
10 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (20.22%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.81%) SLA
3 4 (1.12%) GDPR
3 4 (1.12%) NEBOSH
4 2 (0.56%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.56%) PMO
4 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.65%) HDFS
3 11 (3.09%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.53%) Oozie
2 4 (1.12%) Ansible
2 4 (1.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.12%) Terraform
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.56%) Ambari
4 2 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 139 (39.04%) Tableau
2 115 (32.30%) Microsoft
3 95 (26.69%) Oracle
4 34 (9.55%) Cognos
4 34 (9.55%) Talend
5 32 (8.99%) Informatica
6 31 (8.71%) MicroStrategy
7 28 (7.87%) SAP
8 18 (5.06%) Alteryx
9 16 (4.49%) Ab Initio
10 13 (3.65%) Hortonworks
10 13 (3.65%) Intel
11 12 (3.37%) Google
11 12 (3.37%) Jaspersoft
11 12 (3.37%) TIBCO
11 12 (3.37%) Vertica
12 10 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (2.25%) Cloudera
14 6 (1.69%) IBM
15 5 (1.40%) Cognizant