Period
to 23 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 806 786 782
Rank change year-on-year -20 -4 +75
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 370 360 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 250 299 408
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £32,725 £35,000 £34,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -4.17%

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 150,709 145,874 172,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.81% 90.42% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123,066 121,058 144,553
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 April 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 April 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 -27 214 £67,500 +12.50% 24
Midlands +16 49 £51,250 -0.49% 3
West Midlands +34 41 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -15 38 £48,750 -7.14% 11
North of England -32 34 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West +4 20 £53,750 +19.44% 4
East of England -7 17 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -1 13 £40,000 -17.95% 2
Yorkshire -13 11 £47,000 +4.44%
East Midlands -5 8 £47,500 -7.77% 1
North East -28 3 £33,500 -25.56%
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 370 (100.00%) Analytics
2 307 (82.97%) Business Intelligence
3 187 (50.54%) SQL
4 134 (36.22%) Tableau
5 119 (32.16%) ETL
5 119 (32.16%) Data Warehouse
5 119 (32.16%) Finance
6 117 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (27.57%) SQL Server
8 100 (27.03%) Degree
9 99 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
10 98 (26.49%) Power BI
11 90 (24.32%) Data Management
12 86 (23.24%) Microsoft
13 85 (22.97%) Data Analytics
14 84 (22.70%) Visualisation
15 83 (22.43%) Data Modelling
16 76 (20.54%) Big Data
17 67 (18.11%) Oracle
18 62 (16.76%) Data Governance
19 61 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
20 59 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
21 58 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 57 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
23 56 (15.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 54 (14.59%) Data Integration
25 53 (14.32%) Data Quality
26 48 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 47 (12.70%) Retail
28 45 (12.16%) 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 31 (8.38%) SAS
2 24 (6.49%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.35%) Apache
5 4 (1.08%) Confluence
6 3 (0.81%) JBoss
6 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.43%) SPSS
6 8 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 8 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.89%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.08%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (1.62%) SaaS
5 5 (1.35%) GitHub
5 5 (1.35%) Office 365
6 4 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
6 4 (1.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 4 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.81%) PaaS
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.24%) Kerberos
2 6 (1.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) AMQP
3 2 (0.54%) Intranet
3 2 (0.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.27%) LAN
4 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.27%) VoIP
4 1 (0.27%) WAN
4 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (32.16%) Data Warehouse
2 102 (27.57%) SQL Server
3 98 (26.49%) Power BI
4 76 (20.54%) Big Data
5 58 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 56 (15.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (12.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 42 (11.35%) Data Lake
8 42 (11.35%) Hadoop
9 22 (5.95%) Data Mining
10 20 (5.41%) NoSQL
11 17 (4.59%) OLAP
11 17 (4.59%) QlikView
12 16 (4.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 15 (4.05%) Relational Database
13 15 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (3.51%) Oracle OLAP
15 11 (2.97%) HBase
Development Applications
1 11 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.62%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.62%) NUnit
2 6 (1.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.35%) JIRA
3 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.08%) Selenium
4 4 (1.08%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.08%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.81%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.54%) Apache Continuum
6 2 (0.54%) Gatling
6 2 (0.54%) JMeter
6 2 (0.54%) JUnit
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 119 (32.16%) Finance
2 47 (12.70%) Retail
3 33 (8.92%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.57%) Marketing
5 22 (5.95%) Banking
6 15 (4.05%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.43%) Law
7 9 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.16%) Publishing
9 7 (1.89%) Games
10 5 (1.35%) Automotive
11 4 (1.08%) French Language
11 4 (1.08%) Legal
12 3 (0.81%) Advertising
12 3 (0.81%) Billing
12 3 (0.81%) Local Government
13 2 (0.54%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
13 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 102 (27.57%) Consultant
2 80 (21.62%) Analyst
3 50 (13.51%) Developer
4 36 (9.73%) Architect
5 32 (8.65%) Business Analyst
6 28 (7.57%) Analytics Consultant
6 28 (7.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 26 (7.03%) Senior Consultant
8 25 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 24 (6.49%) Data Consultant
10 23 (6.22%) Business Consultant
11 22 (5.95%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 22 (5.95%) Data Architect
12 21 (5.68%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
13 19 (5.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (3.78%) SQL Developer
15 13 (3.51%) Banking Analyst
15 13 (3.51%) Process Analyst
16 12 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 11 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.32%) .NET
2 13 (3.51%) HTML
2 13 (3.51%) Web Services
3 12 (3.24%) CSS
4 11 (2.97%) AngularJS
4 11 (2.97%) LDAP
4 11 (2.97%) RESTful
4 11 (2.97%) SailPoint
5 7 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (1.89%) Kafka
6 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.35%) REST
8 4 (1.08%) jQuery
8 4 (1.08%) Kendo UI
8 4 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (1.08%) React
8 4 (1.08%) SOAP
8 4 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (1.08%) WCF
9 3 (0.81%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 99 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.57%) Management Information System
3 24 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (5.95%) Life Science
5 17 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (4.05%) User Experience
7 13 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.16%) NHS
9 7 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.62%) BBC
10 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.35%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.08%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.08%) Social Media
13 3 (0.81%) Fintech
13 3 (0.81%) Online Games
13 3 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.89%) Linux
2 3 (0.81%) Android
2 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.54%) Unix
3 2 (0.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (100.00%) Analytics
2 307 (82.97%) Business Intelligence
3 119 (32.16%) ETL
4 117 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (24.32%) Data Management
6 85 (22.97%) Data Analytics
7 84 (22.70%) Visualisation
8 83 (22.43%) Data Modelling
9 62 (16.76%) Data Governance
10 61 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
11 57 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (14.59%) Data Integration
13 45 (12.16%) Project Management
14 41 (11.08%) Business Development
15 37 (10.00%) Data Analysis
16 35 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
17 32 (8.65%) Decision-Making
18 31 (8.38%) Data Architecture
18 31 (8.38%) Data Science
18 31 (8.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 187 (50.54%) SQL
2 35 (9.46%) Java
3 26 (7.03%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.76%) C#
4 25 (6.76%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.49%) Python
6 20 (5.41%) R
7 14 (3.78%) C
8 13 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.51%) VBScript
9 11 (2.97%) VBA
10 8 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 8 (2.16%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.62%) Java 8
12 6 (1.62%) Scala
13 5 (1.35%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.08%) ABAP
15 3 (0.81%) Groovy
15 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (27.03%) Degree
2 7 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
3 6 (1.62%) Master's Degree
3 6 (1.62%) MBA
3 6 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.35%) ISEB
4 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.81%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) ACCA
6 2 (0.54%) CIMA
6 2 (0.54%) PhD
6 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (14.32%) Data Quality
2 19 (5.14%) GDPR
3 13 (3.51%) QA
4 9 (2.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.16%) Docker
3 2 (0.54%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.97%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (1.08%) Ansible
2 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.08%) Terraform
3 3 (0.81%) Ambari
3 3 (0.81%) Puppet
3 3 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 134 (36.22%) Tableau
2 86 (23.24%) Microsoft
3 67 (18.11%) Oracle
4 41 (11.08%) MicroStrategy
5 34 (9.19%) Talend
6 28 (7.57%) Alteryx
6 28 (7.57%) Informatica
7 26 (7.03%) SAP
8 22 (5.95%) Ab Initio
9 19 (5.14%) Cognos
10 13 (3.51%) Cognizant
10 13 (3.51%) Google
11 12 (3.24%) IBM
12 11 (2.97%) CyberArk
12 11 (2.97%) Lieberman
12 11 (2.97%) Thycotic
13 8 (2.16%) IFS
14 6 (1.62%) ServiceNow
14 6 (1.62%) Teradata
14 6 (1.62%) TOWER Software