Period
to 19 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 5,774 4,093 7,937
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.32% 5.43% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 5.87% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,728 3,250 6,711
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £51,785
Median % change year-on-year - +6.21% +3.57%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Business Intelligence 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 85,273 69,717 122,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 93.35% 92.45% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60,063 56,600 98,209
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in England.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in England over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
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 Intelligence within the England region over the 6 months to 19 June 2021. 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 2,615 £65,000 +4.00% 344
North of England +19 908 £45,000 -6.25% 175
South East -2 720 £47,500 -13.64% 96
Midlands +10 591 £47,500 +5.56% 126
South West +10 531 £47,500 +5.56% 68
North West +11 437 £47,500 -1.04% 85
West Midlands +12 428 £47,500 +3.26% 89
Yorkshire +27 415 £43,250 -13.50% 61
East of England +4 204 £55,000 +4.76% 68
East Midlands +10 159 £43,000 +14.67% 35
North East -2 56 £38,000 -2.56% 29
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence.

1 2,882 (49.91%) SQL
2 2,570 (44.51%) Power Platform
3 2,545 (44.08%) Power BI
4 2,011 (34.83%) Finance
5 1,848 (32.01%) Analytics
6 1,787 (30.95%) Azure
7 1,760 (30.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1,483 (25.68%) Microsoft
9 1,459 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
10 1,343 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 1,340 (23.21%) ETL
12 1,315 (22.77%) Social Skills
13 1,144 (19.81%) Python
14 1,082 (18.74%) Marketing
15 1,049 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1,049 (18.17%) Visualisation
16 994 (17.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 944 (16.35%) SAP
18 940 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
19 931 (16.12%) Tableau
20 890 (15.41%) Data Modelling
21 858 (14.86%) AWS
22 826 (14.31%) Public Sector
23 818 (14.17%) Manufacturing
24 778 (13.47%) Digital Marketing
25 775 (13.42%) Telecoms
26 742 (12.85%) Programme Management
27 720 (12.47%) Electronics
28 703 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
29 702 (12.16%) DevOps

Business Intelligence
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
1 269 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 168 (2.91%) Apache Spark
3 128 (2.22%) Apache Airflow
4 92 (1.59%) Apache
5 62 (1.07%) SAS
6 55 (0.95%) Confluence
7 46 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 32 (0.55%) CMS
9 31 (0.54%) IIS
10 23 (0.40%) Luigi
11 22 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 20 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
13 15 (0.26%) WordPress
14 14 (0.24%) JBoss
14 14 (0.24%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.23%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
17 11 (0.19%) Mule
17 11 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 686 (11.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 196 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 77 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 74 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 59 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (0.36%) Sketch
7 19 (0.33%) InVision
7 19 (0.33%) Oracle Smart View
8 8 (0.14%) Adobe XD
8 8 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.12%) SPSS
10 5 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.087%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.087%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.052%) Figma
12 2 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.035%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.035%) Maya
12 2 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 119 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 62 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
4 47 (0.81%) NetSuite
5 37 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
6 30 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
7 25 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 17 (0.29%) FastStats
9 17 (0.29%) SAP Business One
10 16 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
11 15 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
11 15 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
11 15 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
12 12 (0.21%) Infor M3
12 12 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 12 (0.21%) Shopify
13 11 (0.19%) Sentinel
14 10 (0.17%) Sage 1000
14 10 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2,570 (44.51%) Power Platform
2 1,787 (30.95%) Azure
3 858 (14.86%) AWS
4 401 (6.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 378 (6.55%) GCP
6 301 (5.21%) SaaS
7 268 (4.64%) PowerApps
8 259 (4.49%) Microsoft 365
9 251 (4.35%) Snowflake
10 242 (4.19%) Dynamics 365
11 187 (3.24%) Power Automate
12 184 (3.19%) Serverless
13 175 (3.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 136 (2.36%) Google Analytics
15 130 (2.25%) PaaS
16 91 (1.58%) Azure Logic Apps
17 88 (1.52%) IaaS
18 87 (1.51%) Amazon S3
19 73 (1.26%) GitHub
20 69 (1.20%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 70 (1.21%) Firewall
2 39 (0.68%) Internet
3 33 (0.57%) Network Security
4 27 (0.47%) DNS
5 21 (0.36%) 5G
6 20 (0.35%) WAN
7 19 (0.33%) LAN
7 19 (0.33%) VPN
8 17 (0.29%) Extranet
9 13 (0.23%) HTTP
10 12 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (0.21%) FTP
11 11 (0.19%) Skype
11 11 (0.19%) TCP/IP
12 10 (0.17%) AMQP
12 10 (0.17%) Intranet
13 9 (0.16%) DHCP
13 9 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.16%) Wireless
14 8 (0.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,545 (44.08%) Power BI
2 1,760 (30.48%) Data Warehouse
3 1,343 (23.26%) SQL Server
4 1,049 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 994 (17.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 931 (16.12%) Tableau
7 682 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 413 (7.15%) Data Lake
9 383 (6.63%) Big Data
10 317 (5.49%) Relational Database
11 235 (4.07%) Azure SQL Database
12 198 (3.43%) Amazon Redshift
13 190 (3.29%) QlikView
14 185 (3.20%) NoSQL
15 177 (3.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 156 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
17 155 (2.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 152 (2.63%) MySQL
19 151 (2.62%) Data Mining
20 142 (2.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 292 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 182 (3.15%) JIRA
3 145 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 108 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 86 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
7 56 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 36 (0.62%) webpack
9 28 (0.48%) JUnit
10 27 (0.47%) Selenium
11 26 (0.45%) CircleCI
11 26 (0.45%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
13 23 (0.40%) gulp
13 23 (0.40%) IntelliJ
14 20 (0.35%) Cypress.io
15 19 (0.33%) Subversion
16 18 (0.31%) Bitbucket
16 18 (0.31%) Maven
16 18 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2,011 (34.83%) Finance
2 1,315 (22.77%) Social Skills
3 1,082 (18.74%) Marketing
4 940 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
5 826 (14.31%) Public Sector
6 818 (14.17%) Manufacturing
7 775 (13.42%) Telecoms
8 720 (12.47%) Electronics
9 264 (4.57%) Retail
10 212 (3.67%) Legal
11 175 (3.03%) Law
12 171 (2.96%) Presentation Skills
13 151 (2.62%) Organisational Skills
14 133 (2.30%) Banking
15 86 (1.49%) Advertising
16 84 (1.45%) Games
17 79 (1.37%) Influencing Skills
18 54 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
19 45 (0.78%) Publishing
20 30 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,493 (25.86%) Developer
2 1,200 (20.78%) Analyst
3 639 (11.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 568 (9.84%) Data Engineer
5 426 (7.38%) Data Analyst
6 421 (7.29%) Architect
7 368 (6.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 331 (5.73%) Consultant
9 241 (4.17%) Data Architect
10 233 (4.04%) Senior Developer
11 229 (3.97%) SQL Developer
12 175 (3.03%) Power BI Developer
13 165 (2.86%) Azure Engineer
14 153 (2.65%) Business Analyst
15 148 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
16 134 (2.32%) Software Engineer
17 133 (2.30%) Business Developer
17 133 (2.30%) Power BI Analyst
18 126 (2.18%) SQL Analyst
19 124 (2.15%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (8.19%) .NET
2 327 (5.66%) HTML
3 284 (4.92%) CSS
4 202 (3.50%) Web Services
5 199 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 192 (3.33%) REST
7 181 (3.13%) Kafka
7 181 (3.13%) React
8 146 (2.53%) XML
9 145 (2.51%) ASP.NET
10 117 (2.03%) .NET Framework
11 115 (1.99%) JSON
12 108 (1.87%) .NET Core
13 99 (1.71%) jQuery
14 77 (1.33%) RESTful
15 75 (1.30%) MDX
16 71 (1.23%) Node.js
17 66 (1.14%) Middleware
18 64 (1.11%) SOAP
19 61 (1.06%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 284 (4.92%) User Experience
2 270 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 182 (3.15%) Data Structures
4 136 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
5 117 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
6 85 (1.47%) NHS
7 77 (1.33%) Cloud Native
8 73 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 70 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 67 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 60 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
11 60 (1.04%) Life Science
12 56 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 47 (0.81%) Data Centre
14 36 (0.62%) Reference Data
14 36 (0.62%) Taxonomies
15 35 (0.61%) Reinsurance
16 33 (0.57%) Hedge funds
17 32 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
18 29 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 218 (3.78%) Linux
2 195 (3.38%) Windows
3 74 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 50 (0.87%) Windows 10
5 41 (0.71%) Android
5 41 (0.71%) Unix
6 28 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.19%) CentOS
8 11 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
9 10 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.12%) Kali Linux
10 7 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.087%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.069%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (0.069%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.035%) VMS
15 1 (0.017%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.017%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,848 (32.01%) Analytics
2 1,459 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1,340 (23.21%) ETL
4 1,049 (18.17%) Visualisation
5 890 (15.41%) Data Modelling
6 778 (13.47%) Digital Marketing
7 742 (12.85%) Programme Management
8 703 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
9 702 (12.16%) DevOps
10 569 (9.85%) Data Visualisation
11 548 (9.49%) Data Analysis
12 509 (8.82%) Data Science
13 495 (8.57%) Data Analytics
14 479 (8.30%) Migration
15 437 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 422 (7.31%) Scrum
17 417 (7.22%) Data Management
17 417 (7.22%) Project Management
18 410 (7.10%) Decision-Making
19 402 (6.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2,882 (49.91%) SQL
2 1,144 (19.81%) Python
3 604 (10.46%) T-SQL
4 522 (9.04%) C#
5 521 (9.02%) JavaScript
6 373 (6.46%) Java
7 257 (4.45%) R
8 202 (3.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 201 (3.48%) PowerShell
10 148 (2.56%) TypeScript
11 123 (2.13%) C++
12 121 (2.10%) Scala
13 119 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 109 (1.89%) C
15 105 (1.82%) VBA
16 94 (1.63%) Go
16 94 (1.63%) PHP
17 64 (1.11%) Ruby
18 48 (0.83%) VB
19 38 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 663 (11.48%) Degree
2 254 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 156 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 105 (1.82%) Master's Degree
5 68 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 53 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
7 51 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 50 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 46 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
10 32 (0.55%) DV Cleared
11 24 (0.42%) CISSP
12 19 (0.33%) CRISC
13 17 (0.29%) PMI Certification
13 17 (0.29%) PMP
14 15 (0.26%) ACCA
14 15 (0.26%) CIMA
14 15 (0.26%) ISEB
15 14 (0.24%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.24%) PhD
16 13 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (7.17%) Data Quality
2 231 (4.00%) QA
3 217 (3.76%) GDPR
4 61 (1.06%) NIST
5 55 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (0.80%) SLA
7 31 (0.54%) PMO
8 30 (0.52%) Accessibility
9 15 (0.26%) GRC
10 14 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
11 12 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.16%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.069%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.069%) WCAG
14 3 (0.052%) COSO
14 3 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.052%) ISO 20022
14 3 (0.052%) NIST 800
15 2 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 243 (4.21%) Docker
2 117 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.21%) Firmware
6 11 (0.19%) HDFS
7 7 (0.12%) Snort
7 7 (0.12%) Squid
7 7 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.069%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.052%) XenApp
11 2 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.017%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.017%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 226 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 162 (2.81%) Terraform
3 53 (0.92%) Ansible
4 38 (0.66%) Grafana
5 37 (0.64%) Prometheus
6 27 (0.47%) Puppet
7 20 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 20 (0.35%) SCCM
8 17 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (0.24%) Istio
10 11 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
11 10 (0.17%) Argo
11 10 (0.17%) Knative
11 10 (0.17%) linkerd
12 8 (0.14%) Packer
13 7 (0.12%) Nessus
13 7 (0.12%) Nexpose
13 7 (0.12%) Suricata
14 6 (0.10%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1,483 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 944 (16.35%) SAP
3 422 (7.31%) Google
4 421 (7.29%) Oracle
5 265 (4.59%) Databricks
6 201 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
7 125 (2.16%) Informatica
8 89 (1.54%) Alteryx
9 84 (1.45%) Cognos
10 68 (1.18%) Talend
11 60 (1.04%) JD Edwards
12 55 (0.95%) Adobe
13 48 (0.83%) VMware
14 44 (0.76%) Cisco
15 43 (0.74%) IBM
16 41 (0.71%) ServiceNow
17 38 (0.66%) Teradata
18 27 (0.47%) Splunk
19 26 (0.45%) MuleSoft
20 23 (0.40%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud