Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 801 757
Rank change year-on-year -72 -44 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 258 364 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 197 269 441
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £59,250
% change year-on-year - -7.17% +7.73%

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 139,592 150,171 164,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.55% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111,980 119,328 138,229
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -44 145 £62,500 +6.84% 23
South East +7 46 £55,000 -8.33% 9
North of England -8 21 £53,250 +52.14% 8
Midlands +19 20 £47,500 -7.77% 7
South West +6 17 £38,750 -13.89% 8
North West +3 14 £47,500 +35.71% 5
East of England +27 11 £40,000 +18.52% 3
West Midlands +37 10 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East Midlands -10 10 £48,750 -10.55% 1
Yorkshire +23 7 £60,000 +66.67% 1
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 258 (100.00%) Analytics
2 221 (85.66%) Business Intelligence
3 172 (66.67%) SQL
4 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
5 93 (36.05%) Power BI
6 87 (33.72%) Data Warehouse
7 85 (32.95%) Tableau
8 81 (31.40%) SQL Server
9 77 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (29.07%) Degree
10 75 (29.07%) Finance
11 68 (26.36%) ETL
12 67 (25.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 67 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
13 64 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 59 (22.87%) Visualisation
15 57 (22.09%) Big Data
15 57 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 54 (20.93%) Data Science
17 51 (19.77%) Python
18 49 (18.99%) Project Management
19 46 (17.83%) Data Modelling
20 44 (17.05%) Retail
21 43 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 42 (16.28%) R
23 40 (15.50%) Data Quality
24 39 (15.12%) Oracle
25 38 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
25 38 (14.73%) Machine Learning
26 35 (13.57%) QlikView

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 18 (6.98%) Apache Spark
2 16 (6.20%) SAS
3 14 (5.43%) Apache
4 12 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.94%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.94%) IIS
5 5 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) nginx
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.10%) SPSS
3 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.16%) GNU Octave
4 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.39%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 64 (24.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (8.91%) PaaS
4 21 (8.14%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (4.65%) Data Lake Analytics
6 11 (4.26%) IaaS
6 11 (4.26%) SaaS
7 6 (2.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 5 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.55%) NuGet
9 4 (1.55%) Trello
10 3 (1.16%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.39%) Siri
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.94%) AMQP
1 5 (1.94%) HTTP
2 4 (1.55%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) SMS
3 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (36.05%) Power BI
2 87 (33.72%) Data Warehouse
3 81 (31.40%) SQL Server
4 67 (25.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (22.09%) Big Data
5 57 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (13.57%) QlikView
8 30 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
9 28 (10.85%) Data Lake
10 24 (9.30%) NoSQL
11 21 (8.14%) MySQL
12 19 (7.36%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (6.98%) Relational Database
14 16 (6.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 15 (5.81%) Cosmos DB
16 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 13 (5.04%) Hadoop
18 12 (4.65%) RDBMS
18 12 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (10.85%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.10%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.10%) JMeter
7 7 (2.71%) JIRA
7 7 (2.71%) JUnit
7 7 (2.71%) SonarQube
7 7 (2.71%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (2.33%) Maven
8 6 (2.33%) Selenium
9 5 (1.94%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (1.94%) Gatling
9 5 (1.94%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.78%) FindBugs
10 2 (0.78%) NUnit
10 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 75 (29.07%) Finance
2 44 (17.05%) Retail
3 20 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.20%) Marketing
5 15 (5.81%) Banking
6 11 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.88%) Advertising
8 6 (2.33%) Law
9 5 (1.94%) Electronics
10 4 (1.55%) Legal
10 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.78%) Back Office
11 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.39%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (24.81%) Analyst
2 47 (18.22%) Consultant
3 44 (17.05%) Developer
4 31 (12.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 24 (9.30%) Architect
6 22 (8.53%) Data Consultant
7 18 (6.98%) Data Architect
8 17 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 17 (6.59%) Data Analyst
9 16 (6.20%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 14 (5.43%) Analytics Consultant
10 14 (5.43%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.26%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
11 11 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.88%) Analytics Manager
12 10 (3.88%) Data Scientist
12 10 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (3.88%) Senior Manager
12 10 (3.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.47%) HTML
1 27 (10.47%) MDX
2 24 (9.30%) CSS
3 20 (7.75%) .NET
3 20 (7.75%) AngularJS
4 14 (5.43%) Web Services
5 10 (3.88%) JSON
5 10 (3.88%) Middleware
6 9 (3.49%) Gherkin
7 7 (2.71%) Kafka
8 6 (2.33%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.33%) jQuery
8 6 (2.33%) XML
9 5 (1.94%) CSS3
9 5 (1.94%) J2EE
9 5 (1.94%) JPA
9 5 (1.94%) JSP
9 5 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (1.94%) RESTful
9 5 (1.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.98%) User Experience
3 16 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.88%) Life Science
6 9 (3.49%) Fintech
7 7 (2.71%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.71%) PMI
8 6 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.16%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.16%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.78%) FMCG
10 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.39%) NHS
11 1 (0.39%) Online Games
11 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.33%) Linux
1 6 (2.33%) Windows
2 2 (0.78%) Unix
3 1 (0.39%) Android
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (100.00%) Analytics
2 221 (85.66%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (26.36%) ETL
5 59 (22.87%) Visualisation
6 54 (20.93%) Data Science
7 49 (18.99%) Project Management
8 46 (17.83%) Data Modelling
9 38 (14.73%) Machine Learning
9 38 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (13.18%) Data Analytics
11 32 (12.40%) Data Visualisation
12 31 (12.02%) Data Integration
13 30 (11.63%) Scrum
14 29 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (10.85%) Data Governance
16 26 (10.08%) Data Analysis
16 26 (10.08%) Data Management
16 26 (10.08%) Decision-Making
17 22 (8.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 172 (66.67%) SQL
2 51 (19.77%) Python
3 42 (16.28%) R
4 30 (11.63%) C#
4 30 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.91%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.53%) Java
7 21 (8.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 15 (5.81%) C
9 12 (4.65%) U-SQL
10 10 (3.88%) VBA
11 8 (3.10%) PHP
11 8 (3.10%) VB
12 7 (2.71%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.71%) VB6
13 5 (1.94%) C++
13 5 (1.94%) Java 8
13 5 (1.94%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.16%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (29.07%) Degree
2 13 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.10%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.10%) PMP
4 5 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.55%) ISEB
5 4 (1.55%) MBA
6 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.16%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.39%) OCA
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.50%) Data Quality
2 16 (6.20%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Terraform
2 5 (1.94%) Ansible
2 5 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Grafana
3 1 (0.39%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
2 85 (32.95%) Tableau
3 39 (15.12%) Oracle
4 24 (9.30%) SAP
5 17 (6.59%) Cognos
6 15 (5.81%) Informatica
6 15 (5.81%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (3.88%) MuleSoft
9 9 (3.49%) Alteryx
10 8 (3.10%) Databricks
10 8 (3.10%) Talend
11 7 (2.71%) Ab Initio
12 5 (1.94%) Birst
13 4 (1.55%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.55%) Google
13 4 (1.55%) IBM
13 4 (1.55%) Teradata
14 3 (1.16%) JD Edwards
15 2 (0.78%) Adobe