Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analytics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 837 784 755
Rank change year-on-year -53 -29 +29
Permanent jobs citing Business Analytics 336 404 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 228 311 445
England median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% -15.38% +13.04%
10th Percentile £31,925 £34,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -15.38% +13.04%

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 147,421 151,694 172,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.66% 90.73% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 118,622 122,984 145,020
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -47 185 £65,000 +13.04% 25
South East +4 53 £45,000 -18.18% 10
Midlands +28 46 £52,500 +1.94% 6
West Midlands +38 36 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East of England +24 20 £33,750 -32.50% 4
South West +14 16 £36,250 -14.71% 5
North of England -39 12 £57,500 +43.75% 8
East Midlands -2 10 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North West +6 7 £60,000 +71.43% 7
Yorkshire +3 3 £55,000 +35.80% 1
North East -22 2 £33,500 -21.18%
Business Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 336 (100.00%) Analytics
2 281 (83.63%) Business Intelligence
3 200 (59.52%) SQL
4 124 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (36.01%) Finance
6 116 (34.52%) Tableau
7 110 (32.74%) SQL Server
8 104 (30.95%) Power BI
9 97 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
10 96 (28.57%) ETL
11 92 (27.38%) Microsoft
12 91 (27.08%) Degree
13 85 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
14 69 (20.54%) Data Management
15 68 (20.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 68 (20.24%) Data Modelling
16 66 (19.64%) Data Analytics
16 66 (19.64%) Visualisation
17 61 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
17 61 (18.15%) Big Data
18 58 (17.26%) Retail
19 57 (16.96%) Data Governance
20 56 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 56 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 53 (15.77%) Data Quality
22 50 (14.88%) Oracle
23 48 (14.29%) Project Management
24 46 (13.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 45 (13.39%) Data Integration
26 42 (12.50%) Data Visualisation

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 25 (7.44%) Apache Spark
2 23 (6.85%) SAS
3 10 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.79%) Apache
4 6 (1.79%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.49%) IIS
6 4 (1.19%) Confluence
6 4 (1.19%) JBoss
6 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.30%) nginx
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (2.98%) SPSS
5 8 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.79%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.60%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.30%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 61 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.36%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (2.38%) SaaS
5 7 (2.08%) PaaS
6 6 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 5 (1.49%) GitHub
8 4 (1.19%) NuGet
8 4 (1.19%) Trello
9 3 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.89%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.60%) Office 365
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.79%) AMQP
1 6 (1.79%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.49%) HTTP
3 4 (1.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) SMS
4 1 (0.30%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (32.74%) SQL Server
2 104 (30.95%) Power BI
3 97 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (20.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (18.15%) Big Data
6 56 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (13.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (8.93%) Data Lake
9 29 (8.63%) Hadoop
10 24 (7.14%) NoSQL
11 23 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (5.65%) QlikView
13 18 (5.36%) Data Mining
14 13 (3.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 12 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (3.27%) OLAP
16 11 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (2.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.27%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.98%) Cucumber
5 10 (2.98%) SpecFlow
6 8 (2.38%) JIRA
6 8 (2.38%) NUnit
7 7 (2.08%) Selenium
8 6 (1.79%) Gatling
8 6 (1.79%) JMeter
8 6 (1.79%) JUnit
8 6 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.49%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.60%) Apache Continuum
11 2 (0.60%) Maven
11 2 (0.60%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.60%) Subversion
11 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 121 (36.01%) Finance
2 58 (17.26%) Retail
3 33 (9.82%) Telecoms
4 30 (8.93%) Banking
5 24 (7.14%) Marketing
6 15 (4.46%) Retail Banking
7 14 (4.17%) Manufacturing
8 13 (3.87%) Advertising
9 10 (2.98%) Law
10 5 (1.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.89%) Back Office
11 3 (0.89%) Local Government
11 3 (0.89%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.60%) French Language
12 2 (0.60%) German Language
12 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 87 (25.89%) Analyst
2 85 (25.30%) Consultant
3 59 (17.56%) Developer
4 36 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 26 (7.74%) Architect
6 25 (7.44%) Analytics Consultant
7 23 (6.85%) Data Consultant
8 21 (6.25%) Business Analyst
9 20 (5.95%) Business Consultant
9 20 (5.95%) Senior Consultant
10 19 (5.65%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 18 (5.36%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
12 17 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (4.76%) Data Architect
14 15 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 15 (4.46%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.87%) Banking Analyst
15 13 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 13 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (3.87%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.04%) .NET
2 23 (6.85%) HTML
3 22 (6.55%) CSS
3 22 (6.55%) Web Services
4 21 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 15 (4.46%) RESTful
6 11 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (3.27%) JSON
7 9 (2.68%) MDX
8 8 (2.38%) Kafka
8 8 (2.38%) WCF
9 7 (2.08%) Gherkin
9 7 (2.08%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.08%) jQuery
10 6 (1.79%) J2EE
10 6 (1.79%) JPA
10 6 (1.79%) LDAP
10 6 (1.79%) Middleware
10 6 (1.79%) Spring
10 6 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.63%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.85%) User Experience
4 19 (5.65%) Life Science
5 16 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (3.87%) Algorithms
7 13 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.08%) Fintech
9 7 (2.08%) NHS
9 7 (2.08%) PMI
10 5 (1.49%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.19%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.19%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.19%) Social Media
12 3 (0.89%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.60%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.30%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.49%) Linux
2 2 (0.60%) Unix
2 2 (0.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.30%) Android
3 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (100.00%) Analytics
2 281 (83.63%) Business Intelligence
3 124 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (28.57%) ETL
5 69 (20.54%) Data Management
6 68 (20.24%) Data Modelling
7 66 (19.64%) Data Analytics
7 66 (19.64%) Visualisation
8 57 (16.96%) Data Governance
9 56 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (14.29%) Project Management
11 45 (13.39%) Data Integration
12 42 (12.50%) Data Science
12 42 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
13 40 (11.90%) Scrum
14 34 (10.12%) Business Development
14 34 (10.12%) ITIL
14 34 (10.12%) PRINCE2
15 28 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (8.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 200 (59.52%) SQL
2 32 (9.52%) C#
2 32 (9.52%) Java
3 30 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 28 (8.33%) Python
5 20 (5.95%) C
5 20 (5.95%) R
5 20 (5.95%) T-SQL
6 13 (3.87%) VBA
7 10 (2.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 9 (2.68%) Java 8
9 7 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.79%) VBScript
11 5 (1.49%) Groovy
12 4 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.89%) ABAP
13 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.89%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (27.08%) Degree
2 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 8 (2.38%) PMP
3 6 (1.79%) ISEB
3 6 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 6 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.49%) MBA
4 5 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ACCA
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CIMA
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (15.77%) Data Quality
2 20 (5.95%) QA
3 11 (3.27%) GDPR
4 6 (1.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (2.38%) Docker
2 6 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.60%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (2.68%) Terraform
2 7 (2.08%) Ansible
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (1.49%) Puppet
5 4 (1.19%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.89%) Ambari
7 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.30%) Grafana
8 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 116 (34.52%) Tableau
2 92 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 50 (14.88%) Oracle
4 35 (10.42%) MicroStrategy
5 28 (8.33%) Talend
6 27 (8.04%) Informatica
7 25 (7.44%) Alteryx
8 20 (5.95%) SAP
9 18 (5.36%) Ab Initio
10 16 (4.76%) Cognos
11 13 (3.87%) Cognizant
11 13 (3.87%) IBM
12 8 (2.38%) Google
12 8 (2.38%) TOWER Software
13 7 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.79%) Birst
14 6 (1.79%) CyberArk
14 6 (1.79%) IFS
14 6 (1.79%) Lieberman
14 6 (1.79%) Thycotic