Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 37 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 3,404 7,864 9,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.68% 5.96% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 6.46% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,907 7,140 7,914
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,871 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +3.74% -
10th Percentile £32,805 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

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 55,353 121,661 146,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.40% 92.19% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44,731 96,649 117,878
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 1,680 £62,500 +4.17% 114
South East -4 494 £55,000 +10.00% 45
North of England -9 448 £47,500 +11.76% 75
Midlands +1 326 £45,500 +1.11% 72
South West -7 273 £47,500 - 31
North West -10 268 £47,500 +5.56% 45
West Midlands +7 234 £50,000 +11.11% 47
Yorkshire +4 146 £49,355 +16.13% 24
East of England +3 135 £47,500 +5.56% 30
East Midlands -7 87 £38,250 -15.00% 25
North East -3 34 £36,500 -3.95% 6
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 1,932 (56.76%) SQL
2 1,514 (44.48%) Power Platform
3 1,512 (44.42%) Power BI
4 1,213 (35.63%) SQL Server
5 1,117 (32.81%) Analytics
6 1,059 (31.11%) Microsoft
7 1,051 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
8 960 (28.20%) Finance
9 942 (27.67%) Azure
10 887 (26.06%) ETL
11 856 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
12 789 (23.18%) Tableau
13 782 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 758 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
15 707 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 668 (19.62%) Python
17 664 (19.51%) Visualisation
18 617 (18.13%) Data Modelling
19 535 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 532 (15.63%) Degree
21 517 (15.19%) Data Lake
22 458 (13.45%) Oracle
23 453 (13.31%) Data Analysis
24 451 (13.25%) Data Analytics
25 423 (12.43%) AWS
26 417 (12.25%) T-SQL
27 396 (11.63%) .NET
28 391 (11.49%) Marketing
29 377 (11.08%) SAP
30 367 (10.78%) C#

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
1 175 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 121 (3.55%) Apache Spark
3 67 (1.97%) SAS
4 60 (1.76%) Apache
5 43 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 38 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
7 35 (1.03%) Confluence
7 35 (1.03%) IIS
8 25 (0.73%) CMS
9 22 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (0.59%) WebSphere
11 18 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 11 (0.32%) Apache Pig
13 10 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.26%) Apache Synapse
14 9 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 302 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 111 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.50%) SPSS
6 14 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.24%) Figma
8 5 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.15%) Sketch
9 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.059%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 90 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (0.68%) SAP GTS
4 16 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 16 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 13 (0.38%) SAP BPC
6 11 (0.32%) Maximo
6 11 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 9 (0.26%) SAP CRM
8 9 (0.26%) SAP SD
9 8 (0.24%) Shopify
10 7 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.21%) Elite 3E
10 7 (0.21%) NetSuite
11 6 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1,514 (44.48%) Power Platform
2 942 (27.67%) Azure
3 423 (12.43%) AWS
4 215 (6.32%) Azure Data Factory
5 189 (5.55%) GCP
6 157 (4.61%) SaaS
7 156 (4.58%) Office 365
8 144 (4.23%) Dynamics 365
9 116 (3.41%) PowerApps
10 92 (2.70%) PaaS
11 53 (1.56%) IaaS
12 42 (1.23%) Serverless
13 41 (1.20%) Google Analytics
14 39 (1.15%) Amazon S3
14 39 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
15 31 (0.91%) Azure Stack
16 28 (0.82%) Power Automate
17 25 (0.73%) Azure Machine Learning
18 22 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
18 22 (0.65%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (1.50%) Internet
2 48 (1.41%) Firewall
3 21 (0.62%) VPN
4 19 (0.56%) Skype
5 18 (0.53%) WAN
6 16 (0.47%) Intranet
6 16 (0.47%) LAN
7 11 (0.32%) DNS
8 9 (0.26%) SAN
9 7 (0.21%) NAS
10 6 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.18%) VoIP
10 6 (0.18%) Wireless
11 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.12%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.12%) Broadband
13 3 (0.088%) DHCP
13 3 (0.088%) Extranet
13 3 (0.088%) Network Security
13 3 (0.088%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,512 (44.42%) Power BI
2 1,213 (35.63%) SQL Server
3 1,051 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
4 782 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 707 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 535 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 517 (15.19%) Data Lake
8 358 (10.52%) Big Data
9 207 (6.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 173 (5.08%) Relational Database
11 168 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
12 151 (4.44%) Snowflake Schema
13 146 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
14 145 (4.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 136 (4.00%) QlikView
16 134 (3.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 131 (3.85%) OLAP
18 125 (3.67%) Hadoop
19 109 (3.20%) MySQL
20 108 (3.17%) Looker
Development Applications
1 166 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 101 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 100 (2.94%) JIRA
4 44 (1.29%) Jenkins
5 41 (1.20%) Selenium
6 38 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 36 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 20 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
11 17 (0.50%) Visual Studio Code
12 16 (0.47%) NUnit
13 15 (0.44%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.41%) ERwin
14 14 (0.41%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.35%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
16 11 (0.32%) Cypress.io
16 11 (0.32%) GitLab
17 10 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 960 (28.20%) Finance
2 391 (11.49%) Marketing
3 251 (7.37%) Public Sector
4 248 (7.29%) Manufacturing
5 231 (6.79%) Telecoms
6 200 (5.88%) Electronics
7 161 (4.73%) Legal
8 121 (3.55%) Retail
9 103 (3.03%) Law
10 83 (2.44%) Banking
11 38 (1.12%) Advertising
12 28 (0.82%) Local Government
13 27 (0.79%) Back Office
14 22 (0.65%) Aerospace
15 19 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.44%) Games
17 11 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.32%) Front Office
18 9 (0.26%) Publishing
19 7 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,091 (32.05%) Developer
2 769 (22.59%) Analyst
3 540 (15.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 329 (9.67%) Data Engineer
5 309 (9.08%) Data Analyst
6 264 (7.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 251 (7.37%) Architect
8 215 (6.32%) SQL Developer
9 202 (5.93%) Consultant
10 198 (5.82%) Senior Developer
11 141 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
12 126 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 115 (3.38%) Data Architect
14 112 (3.29%) SQL BI Developer
15 108 (3.17%) Power BI Developer
16 107 (3.14%) Business Analyst
17 105 (3.08%) SSIS Developer
18 102 (3.00%) Business Developer
18 102 (3.00%) Data Manager
19 96 (2.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (11.63%) .NET
2 161 (4.73%) HTML
3 128 (3.76%) CSS
4 121 (3.55%) ASP.NET
5 114 (3.35%) AngularJS
6 112 (3.29%) Web Services
7 102 (3.00%) React
8 95 (2.79%) MDX
9 87 (2.56%) .NET Core
10 79 (2.32%) Kafka
11 78 (2.29%) REST
12 73 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 66 (1.94%) .NET Framework
14 54 (1.59%) HTML5
14 54 (1.59%) Node.js
15 53 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (1.50%) XML
17 48 (1.41%) JSON
18 46 (1.35%) Vue.js
19 42 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 758 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 145 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
4 107 (3.14%) Data Structures
5 85 (2.50%) User Experience
6 56 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
7 51 (1.50%) Reinsurance
8 41 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 39 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
10 37 (1.09%) Data Centre
11 35 (1.03%) Clustering
11 35 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.03%) NHS
12 31 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 22 (0.65%) Replication
13 22 (0.65%) Virtual Team
14 21 (0.62%) FMCG
15 20 (0.59%) Hedge funds
16 18 (0.53%) Blog
16 18 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 203 (5.96%) Windows
2 123 (3.61%) Linux
3 71 (2.09%) Unix
4 52 (1.53%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.59%) Android
7 18 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 14 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (0.26%) CentOS
9 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.18%) AIX
10 6 (0.18%) Solaris
10 6 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.088%) Debian
12 3 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.088%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,117 (32.81%) Analytics
2 887 (26.06%) ETL
3 856 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
4 664 (19.51%) Visualisation
5 617 (18.13%) Data Modelling
6 453 (13.31%) Data Analysis
7 451 (13.25%) Data Analytics
8 334 (9.81%) Data Visualisation
9 319 (9.37%) Problem-Solving
10 301 (8.84%) DevOps
11 286 (8.40%) Project Management
12 261 (7.67%) CRM
13 248 (7.29%) Data Science
13 248 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 247 (7.26%) Data Management
15 221 (6.49%) Machine Learning
16 214 (6.29%) Digital Marketing
17 210 (6.17%) Programme Management
18 205 (6.02%) Data Extraction
19 200 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,932 (56.76%) SQL
2 668 (19.62%) Python
3 417 (12.25%) T-SQL
4 367 (10.78%) C#
5 264 (7.76%) JavaScript
6 234 (6.87%) Java
7 190 (5.58%) R
8 161 (4.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 129 (3.79%) PowerShell
10 66 (1.94%) Scala
11 63 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 58 (1.70%) VBA
13 57 (1.67%) C
14 47 (1.38%) VB.NET
15 46 (1.35%) C++
15 46 (1.35%) TypeScript
16 33 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 31 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.76%) PHP
18 26 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 532 (15.63%) Degree
2 99 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 77 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 60 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (0.73%) SANS
7 17 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 17 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
8 16 (0.47%) ISEB
9 15 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
12 11 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
13 10 (0.29%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.24%) ACCA
14 8 (0.24%) CIMA
14 8 (0.24%) PhD
15 7 (0.21%) MCSA
15 7 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (6.37%) Data Quality
2 109 (3.20%) QA
3 87 (2.56%) GAAP
4 78 (2.29%) GDPR
5 35 (1.03%) PMO
6 28 (0.82%) SLA
7 19 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (0.53%) COBIT
9 8 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.088%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.088%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.059%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.059%) SEPA
13 1 (0.029%) IFRS
13 1 (0.029%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.029%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.029%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 90 (2.64%) Docker
2 78 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 21 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.47%) XenApp
6 16 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.41%) HDFS
8 5 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.059%) NFS
10 2 (0.059%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.059%) Samba
10 2 (0.059%) Squid
10 2 (0.059%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.029%) Firmware
11 1 (0.029%) KVM
11 1 (0.029%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.029%) zsh
Systems Management
1 57 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 36 (1.06%) Terraform
3 27 (0.79%) Puppet
4 22 (0.65%) Kibana
5 20 (0.59%) Ansible
5 20 (0.59%) QRadar
6 19 (0.56%) SCCM
7 18 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
8 13 (0.38%) SCVMM
9 10 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (0.18%) Grafana
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
14 4 (0.12%) Oozie
15 3 (0.088%) Rancher
16 2 (0.059%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 1,059 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 789 (23.18%) Tableau
3 458 (13.45%) Oracle
4 377 (11.08%) SAP
5 212 (6.23%) Alteryx
6 191 (5.61%) Teradata
7 166 (4.88%) Cadence
8 162 (4.76%) Automation Anywhere
9 161 (4.73%) Blue Prism
9 161 (4.73%) UiPath
10 149 (4.38%) Google
11 141 (4.14%) Databricks
12 86 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
13 83 (2.44%) IBM
14 76 (2.23%) Cognos
15 54 (1.59%) Informatica
16 48 (1.41%) Talend
17 40 (1.18%) Splunk
18 29 (0.85%) Cisco
19 28 (0.82%) MicroStrategy