Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 37 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 8,073 9,804 9,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.72% 6.00% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 6.53% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6,695 8,099 7,902
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

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 129,396 150,094 151,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.82% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 103,027 122,089 126,369
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in England.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in England

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -1 3,656 £60,000 +4.35% 541
South East +2 1,266 £52,500 +10.53% 187
North of England -8 1,197 £45,000 +5.88% 285
Midlands -1 780 £45,000 +12.50% 165
South West 0 766 £45,000 +4.65% 115
North West +3 709 £45,000 +5.88% 166
West Midlands -7 481 £46,000 +15.00% 107
Yorkshire -14 402 £45,000 +5.88% 101
East of England -22 383 £47,500 -2.06% 100
East Midlands +23 297 £42,500 +9.68% 57
North East 0 101 £43,750 +19.86% 18
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 4,240 (52.52%) SQL
2 2,794 (34.61%) SQL Server
3 2,551 (31.60%) Finance
4 2,534 (31.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2,470 (30.60%) Microsoft
6 2,368 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2,251 (27.88%) Power BI
8 2,238 (27.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2,071 (25.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2,070 (25.64%) Analytics
11 1,746 (21.63%) ETL
12 1,626 (20.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 1,539 (19.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1,359 (16.83%) Tableau
15 1,323 (16.39%) T-SQL
15 1,323 (16.39%) SAP
16 1,240 (15.36%) Visualisation
17 1,187 (14.70%) Marketing
18 1,152 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
19 1,108 (13.72%) Data Modelling
20 1,052 (13.03%) Degree
21 997 (12.35%) Python
22 984 (12.19%) C#
23 957 (11.85%) .NET
24 906 (11.22%) Oracle
25 878 (10.88%) Manufacturing
26 875 (10.84%) Telecoms
27 838 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
28 821 (10.17%) Microsoft Excel
29 816 (10.11%) Amazon AWS

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
1 416 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 313 (3.88%) SAS
3 310 (3.84%) Apache Spark
4 149 (1.85%) IIS
5 146 (1.81%) Confluence
6 136 (1.68%) Apache
7 63 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 53 (0.66%) CMS
9 49 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 34 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 34 (0.42%) WordPress
11 32 (0.40%) Skype for Business
12 29 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 29 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 24 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
14 23 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
15 20 (0.25%) Apache Pig
16 19 (0.24%) WebLogic
17 16 (0.20%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 821 (10.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 259 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 103 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 98 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 58 (0.72%) SPSS
6 36 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 36 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
7 22 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
9 14 (0.17%) InVision
10 8 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.087%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.050%) Camtasia
12 4 (0.050%) Flinto
13 2 (0.025%) Mingle
14 1 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.012%) Lectora
14 1 (0.012%) Simulink
14 1 (0.012%) Stata
Business Applications
1 205 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 113 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 83 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 73 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 53 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
6 48 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
7 47 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
8 46 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
9 37 (0.46%) SAP BPC
10 36 (0.45%) Magento
11 34 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
12 32 (0.40%) NetSuite
13 29 (0.36%) SAP ERP
14 27 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
15 22 (0.27%) SAP FI
16 21 (0.26%) Oracle Payroll
16 21 (0.26%) SAP CO
16 21 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
17 16 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
17 16 (0.20%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1,626 (20.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 816 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
3 235 (2.91%) SaaS
4 228 (2.82%) PaaS
5 216 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 185 (2.29%) Office 365
7 175 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
8 133 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
9 118 (1.46%) IaaS
10 116 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
11 108 (1.34%) Amazon S3
12 100 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
13 98 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
14 87 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
15 86 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 82 (1.02%) Google Analytics
17 79 (0.98%) Data Lake Analytics
18 57 (0.71%) Serverless
19 46 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
20 39 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 87 (1.08%) Internet
2 69 (0.85%) Firewall
3 58 (0.72%) Network Security
4 34 (0.42%) WAN
5 29 (0.36%) SAN
6 26 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 25 (0.31%) HTTP
8 24 (0.30%) DNS
8 24 (0.30%) VLAN
9 23 (0.28%) LAN
9 23 (0.28%) Skype
10 22 (0.27%) Intranet
11 20 (0.25%) Wireless
12 18 (0.22%) DHCP
12 18 (0.22%) VoIP
13 13 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (0.14%) VPN
16 10 (0.12%) MPLS
17 9 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,794 (34.61%) SQL Server
2 2,534 (31.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2,251 (27.88%) Power BI
4 2,238 (27.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2,071 (25.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,539 (19.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 774 (9.59%) Big Data
8 596 (7.38%) QlikView
9 544 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
10 482 (5.97%) Relational Database
11 410 (5.08%) Hadoop
12 362 (4.48%) Data Lake
13 356 (4.41%) NoSQL
14 281 (3.48%) SQL Server 2016
15 278 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 265 (3.28%) MySQL
17 258 (3.20%) OLAP
18 256 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 247 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
20 237 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 393 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 330 (4.09%) JIRA
3 232 (2.87%) Visual Studio
4 219 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 173 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 161 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 145 (1.80%) TeamCity
8 122 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 103 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 86 (1.07%) Selenium
11 68 (0.84%) ERwin
12 60 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
13 58 (0.72%) Eclipse
14 48 (0.59%) Subversion
15 39 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
16 38 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
17 35 (0.43%) ER Studio
18 33 (0.41%) Maven
19 28 (0.35%) Jasmine
20 25 (0.31%) Cucumber
General
1 2,551 (31.60%) Finance
2 1,187 (14.70%) Marketing
3 878 (10.88%) Manufacturing
4 875 (10.84%) Telecoms
5 721 (8.93%) Electronics
6 660 (8.18%) Retail
7 346 (4.29%) Banking
8 325 (4.03%) Legal
9 174 (2.16%) Advertising
10 150 (1.86%) Law
11 90 (1.11%) Publishing
12 86 (1.07%) Games
13 84 (1.04%) Investment Banking
14 65 (0.81%) Back Office
15 55 (0.68%) Financial Institution
16 43 (0.53%) Military
17 36 (0.45%) Billing
18 34 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 33 (0.41%) Automotive
20 32 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2,679 (33.18%) Developer
2 1,581 (19.58%) Analyst
3 1,221 (15.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 767 (9.50%) Architect
5 655 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 573 (7.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 543 (6.73%) Consultant
8 437 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 378 (4.68%) Data Analyst
10 357 (4.42%) SQL BI Developer
11 346 (4.29%) Data Architect
12 316 (3.91%) Business Analyst
13 261 (3.23%) .NET Developer
14 254 (3.15%) DBA
15 247 (3.06%) SSIS Developer
16 243 (3.01%) C# Developer
17 232 (2.87%) Business Developer
18 231 (2.86%) Data Engineer
19 225 (2.79%) SQL Analyst
20 222 (2.75%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 957 (11.85%) .NET
2 598 (7.41%) HTML
3 453 (5.61%) CSS
4 417 (5.17%) Web Services
5 373 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 306 (3.79%) AngularJS
7 258 (3.20%) React
8 252 (3.12%) XML
9 249 (3.08%) HTML5
10 240 (2.97%) Kafka
11 213 (2.64%) MDX
12 203 (2.51%) Node.js
13 193 (2.39%) jQuery
14 188 (2.33%) REST
15 181 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 172 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 159 (1.97%) .NET Framework
18 149 (1.85%) JSON
19 132 (1.64%) RESTful
20 123 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,152 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
2 344 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 329 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
4 221 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 187 (2.32%) User Experience
6 177 (2.19%) Fintech
7 148 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 143 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 143 (1.77%) Replication
9 93 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 87 (1.08%) Private Cloud
11 82 (1.02%) NHS
12 77 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 76 (0.94%) Reinsurance
14 69 (0.85%) Clustering
15 61 (0.76%) Social Media
16 57 (0.71%) Robotics
17 56 (0.69%) Data Centre
18 55 (0.68%) Life Science
19 49 (0.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 548 (6.79%) Windows
2 504 (6.24%) Linux
3 249 (3.08%) Unix
4 151 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 77 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 52 (0.64%) Android
8 50 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (0.47%) CentOS
11 31 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 19 (0.24%) Solaris
12 19 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.20%) AIX
14 8 (0.099%) Kali Linux
14 8 (0.099%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.087%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.087%) Windows Phone 8
16 6 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.074%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,368 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2,070 (25.64%) Analytics
3 1,746 (21.63%) ETL
4 1,240 (15.36%) Visualisation
5 1,108 (13.72%) Data Modelling
6 838 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
7 748 (9.27%) Digital Marketing
8 735 (9.10%) Programme Management
9 702 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
10 673 (8.34%) Project Management
11 672 (8.32%) Scrum
12 664 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 592 (7.33%) Data Analysis
14 531 (6.58%) Data Science
15 522 (6.47%) CRM
15 522 (6.47%) Data Analytics
16 487 (6.03%) Data Management
17 473 (5.86%) DevOps
18 471 (5.83%) Decision-Making
19 466 (5.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4,240 (52.52%) SQL
2 1,323 (16.39%) T-SQL
3 997 (12.35%) Python
4 984 (12.19%) C#
5 771 (9.55%) Java
6 729 (9.03%) JavaScript
7 425 (5.26%) R
8 311 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 279 (3.46%) VBA
10 252 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 223 (2.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 163 (2.02%) PHP
13 156 (1.93%) C++
14 136 (1.68%) Scala
15 116 (1.44%) Ruby
16 111 (1.37%) VB
17 110 (1.36%) C
18 93 (1.15%) Go
19 88 (1.09%) Shell Script
20 86 (1.07%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1,052 (13.03%) Degree
2 287 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 216 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 175 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 144 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 84 (1.04%) CISSP
7 75 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 74 (0.92%) ISEB
9 50 (0.62%) CISM
9 50 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 48 (0.59%) MCSA
11 45 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 44 (0.55%) CISA
13 42 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
14 39 (0.48%) ISTQB
15 37 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
16 32 (0.40%) PhD
17 31 (0.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 31 (0.38%) CEH
17 31 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 534 (6.61%) Data Quality
2 324 (4.01%) QA
3 171 (2.12%) GDPR
4 122 (1.51%) PMO
5 99 (1.23%) SLA
6 85 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 43 (0.53%) Solvency II
8 25 (0.31%) IFRS
9 24 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 15 (0.19%) IFRS 9
11 10 (0.12%) FATCA
12 8 (0.099%) COBIT
12 8 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.074%) EMIR
13 6 (0.074%) MiFID
13 6 (0.074%) RMADS
14 5 (0.062%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.050%) PMBOK
System Software
1 221 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 147 (1.82%) Docker
3 104 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
4 84 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 57 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.36%) vSphere
7 13 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 13 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (0.16%) HDFS
7 13 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 11 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.062%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.050%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.037%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.037%) KVM
12 3 (0.037%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.037%) Xen
13 2 (0.025%) Snort
13 2 (0.025%) Squid
Systems Management
1 189 (2.34%) Ansible
2 91 (1.13%) Kubernetes
3 74 (0.92%) Puppet
4 73 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 67 (0.83%) Terraform
6 44 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
7 29 (0.36%) Oozie
8 22 (0.27%) SCCM
9 19 (0.24%) Automic
9 19 (0.24%) HP ALM
10 16 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
11 13 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
12 12 (0.15%) Control-M
13 11 (0.14%) Backup Exec
14 10 (0.12%) Grafana
14 10 (0.12%) Prometheus
15 9 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (0.11%) Kibana
15 9 (0.11%) Perfmon
15 9 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 2,470 (30.60%) Microsoft
2 1,359 (16.83%) Tableau
3 1,323 (16.39%) SAP
4 906 (11.22%) Oracle
5 306 (3.79%) Google
6 295 (3.65%) Cognos
7 199 (2.47%) IBM
8 163 (2.02%) Informatica
9 143 (1.77%) VMware
10 105 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 94 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
12 88 (1.09%) New Relic
13 87 (1.08%) Trend Micro
14 80 (0.99%) Talend
15 78 (0.97%) Alteryx
16 73 (0.90%) Adobe
17 69 (0.85%) Teradata
18 67 (0.83%) Cisco
19 58 (0.72%) HP
20 56 (0.69%) Cloudera