Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 10751 9858 12979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.34% 5.53% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 6.19% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8696 8425 10961
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -6 4396 £55,000 -8.33% 288
North of England +10 1717 £42,000 -1.18% 164
South East +13 1701 £49,750 -0.50% 95
South West +32 1126 £45,000 +0.56% 70
Midlands +10 1115 £40,000 -5.88% 64
North West +7 993 £40,000 -5.88% 81
West Midlands +14 807 £40,000 -5.88% 42
East of England -4 611 £45,000 -5.26% 54
Yorkshire +15 585 £42,500 -5.56% 69
East Midlands -4 302 £40,000 -11.11% 21
North East +57 134 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 5438 (50.58%) SQL
2 4072 (37.88%) Finance
3 3810 (35.44%) SQL Server
4 3167 (29.46%) Data Warehouse
5 3035 (28.23%) Microsoft
6 2785 (25.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2755 (25.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2730 (25.39%) Agile Software Development
9 2495 (23.21%) SAP
10 2256 (20.98%) ETL
11 2181 (20.29%) Analytics
12 2161 (20.10%) Marketing
13 1912 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1875 (17.44%) T-SQL
15 1752 (16.30%) Manufacturing
16 1710 (15.91%) Telecoms
17 1702 (15.83%) Power BI
18 1647 (15.32%) Programme Management
18 1647 (15.32%) Digital Marketing
19 1636 (15.22%) Electronics
20 1598 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
21 1588 (14.77%) Degree
22 1501 (13.96%) Tableau
23 1452 (13.51%) Data Modelling
24 1389 (12.92%) .NET
25 1304 (12.13%) C#
26 1228 (11.42%) Oracle
27 1152 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
28 1149 (10.69%) Visualisation
29 1121 (10.43%) Java

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
1 494 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 341 (3.17%) Apache Spark
3 329 (3.06%) SAS
4 175 (1.63%) Apache
5 119 (1.11%) CMS
6 113 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 107 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 103 (0.96%) IIS
9 78 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 76 (0.71%) Mule
11 65 (0.60%) JBoss
12 56 (0.52%) Mule ESB
13 54 (0.50%) NetWeaver
14 52 (0.48%) Confluence
15 44 (0.41%) Apache Pig
16 43 (0.40%) WebSphere
17 41 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 40 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
19 35 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
20 34 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 999 (9.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 366 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
3 201 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 119 (1.11%) SPSS
5 91 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 83 (0.77%) MS Visio
7 65 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 64 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 63 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
10 37 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 19 (0.18%) FileZilla
12 15 (0.14%) InfoPath
13 11 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
14 9 (0.084%) Adobe Premiere
14 9 (0.084%) Camtasia
15 5 (0.047%) InVision
15 5 (0.047%) Moqups
15 5 (0.047%) SPSS Modeler
16 4 (0.037%) Chatbot
16 4 (0.037%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 161 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 154 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 102 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 99 (0.92%) SAP BPC
5 87 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 71 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
7 52 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
8 51 (0.47%) SAP FI
9 46 (0.43%) SAP CO
9 46 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
10 40 (0.37%) SAP ERP
11 36 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
12 32 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
13 31 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
14 27 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
15 21 (0.20%) NetSuite
15 21 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
15 21 (0.20%) SAP GRC
16 20 (0.19%) HFM
16 20 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1152 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 820 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
3 351 (3.26%) SaaS
4 203 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 137 (1.27%) Office 365
6 110 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
7 109 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 108 (1.00%) GitHub
9 95 (0.88%) Azure Machine Learning
9 95 (0.88%) Google Analytics
10 94 (0.87%) PaaS
11 84 (0.78%) IaaS
12 83 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
13 77 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
14 36 (0.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 35 (0.33%) Amazon S3
15 35 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
15 35 (0.33%) Google Play
16 27 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
17 25 (0.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 127 (1.18%) Internet
2 105 (0.98%) Firewall
3 96 (0.89%) HTTP
4 88 (0.82%) SMS
5 71 (0.66%) Intranet
6 50 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 47 (0.44%) FTP
8 45 (0.42%) DNS
8 45 (0.42%) SSL
9 39 (0.36%) Network Security
10 38 (0.35%) VPN
11 35 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 31 (0.29%) AMQP
12 31 (0.29%) LAN
13 30 (0.28%) WAN
14 23 (0.21%) LDAP
14 23 (0.21%) Skype
15 22 (0.20%) SAN
16 20 (0.19%) DHCP
17 19 (0.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3810 (35.44%) SQL Server
2 3167 (29.46%) Data Warehouse
3 2785 (25.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2755 (25.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1912 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1702 (15.83%) Power BI
7 1034 (9.62%) QlikView
8 1026 (9.54%) Big Data
9 825 (7.67%) BusinessObjects
10 680 (6.32%) Relational Database
11 628 (5.84%) NoSQL
12 616 (5.73%) Hadoop
13 520 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
14 503 (4.68%) SQL Server 2016
15 494 (4.59%) MySQL
16 467 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
17 409 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
18 404 (3.76%) OLAP
19 347 (3.23%) SAP BW
20 309 (2.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 499 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 354 (3.29%) Visual Studio
3 289 (2.69%) JIRA
4 282 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 196 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 161 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 130 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
8 124 (1.15%) JUnit
9 103 (0.96%) Subversion
10 82 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 82 (0.76%) Selenium
11 72 (0.67%) gulp
12 69 (0.64%) TeamCity
13 68 (0.63%) Eclipse
14 66 (0.61%) Maven
15 61 (0.57%) Toad
16 53 (0.49%) ERwin
16 53 (0.49%) IntelliJ
17 52 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
18 50 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 4072 (37.88%) Finance
2 2161 (20.10%) Marketing
3 1752 (16.30%) Manufacturing
4 1710 (15.91%) Telecoms
5 1636 (15.22%) Electronics
6 776 (7.22%) Retail
7 644 (5.99%) Banking
8 554 (5.15%) Legal
9 362 (3.37%) Advertising
10 295 (2.74%) Games
11 236 (2.20%) Retail Banking
12 232 (2.16%) Investment Banking
13 143 (1.33%) Publishing
14 139 (1.29%) Front Office
15 126 (1.17%) Law
16 117 (1.09%) Financial Institution
17 88 (0.82%) Back Office
18 73 (0.68%) German Language
19 66 (0.61%) Billing
20 40 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4166 (38.75%) Developer
2 2038 (18.96%) Analyst
3 1738 (16.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1153 (10.72%) SQL Developer
5 827 (7.69%) Consultant
6 730 (6.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 638 (5.93%) Architect
8 612 (5.69%) SQL BI Developer
9 469 (4.36%) Senior Developer
10 465 (4.33%) Business Developer
11 460 (4.28%) .NET Developer
12 447 (4.16%) Business Analyst
13 435 (4.05%) Data Analyst
14 408 (3.79%) SQL Analyst
15 363 (3.38%) SSIS Developer
16 361 (3.36%) SQL Server Developer
17 352 (3.27%) DBA
18 338 (3.14%) SSRS Developer
19 334 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
20 320 (2.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1389 (12.92%) .NET
2 881 (8.19%) HTML
3 714 (6.64%) CSS
4 663 (6.17%) ASP.NET
5 523 (4.86%) Web Services
6 480 (4.46%) XML
7 424 (3.94%) AngularJS
8 380 (3.53%) REST
9 376 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 344 (3.20%) MDX
11 339 (3.15%) HTML5
12 313 (2.91%) jQuery
13 294 (2.73%) JSON
14 292 (2.72%) RESTful
15 260 (2.42%) Node.js
16 259 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 235 (2.19%) Spring
18 224 (2.08%) .NET Framework
19 210 (1.95%) SOAP
20 196 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1598 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 556 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 484 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 402 (3.74%) User Experience
5 248 (2.31%) Data Structures
6 194 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
7 190 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 189 (1.76%) Mobile App
9 153 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 145 (1.35%) Fintech
11 137 (1.27%) BBC
12 132 (1.23%) Replication
13 95 (0.88%) Clustering
13 95 (0.88%) Social Media
14 92 (0.86%) Virtual Team
15 71 (0.66%) NHS
16 61 (0.57%) Data Centre
17 60 (0.56%) FMCG
18 59 (0.55%) Client/Server
19 56 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 656 (6.10%) Linux
2 643 (5.98%) Windows
3 272 (2.53%) Unix
4 179 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 156 (1.45%) Android
5 156 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 89 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 60 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (0.48%) Debian
10 49 (0.46%) CentOS
11 35 (0.33%) Windows 10
12 30 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (0.24%) AIX
14 23 (0.21%) Windows 7
15 22 (0.20%) Solaris
16 13 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (0.11%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.093%) Windows XP
19 9 (0.084%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2730 (25.39%) Agile Software Development
2 2256 (20.98%) ETL
3 2181 (20.29%) Analytics
4 1647 (15.32%) Digital Marketing
4 1647 (15.32%) Programme Management
5 1452 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 1149 (10.69%) Visualisation
7 795 (7.39%) Scrum
8 791 (7.36%) Data Management
9 783 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 728 (6.77%) Data Visualisation
11 715 (6.65%) Data Analysis
12 663 (6.17%) CRM
13 659 (6.13%) Project Management
14 650 (6.05%) MVC
15 597 (5.55%) Mentoring
16 591 (5.50%) SDLC
17 554 (5.15%) TDD
18 552 (5.13%) Data Analytics
19 518 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5438 (50.58%) SQL
2 1875 (17.44%) T-SQL
3 1304 (12.13%) C#
4 1121 (10.43%) Java
5 1061 (9.87%) JavaScript
6 950 (8.84%) Python
7 370 (3.44%) R
8 328 (3.05%) PL/SQL
9 289 (2.69%) Ruby
10 287 (2.67%) VBA
11 277 (2.58%) C++
11 277 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 266 (2.47%) PHP
13 187 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 159 (1.48%) VB.NET
15 155 (1.44%) VB
16 150 (1.40%) Scala
17 135 (1.26%) C
18 102 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 91 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1588 (14.77%) Degree
2 340 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 281 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 177 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 171 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 86 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
7 81 (0.75%) PhD
8 74 (0.69%) Master's Degree
9 63 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 59 (0.55%) ISEB
11 58 (0.54%) PMI Certification
12 47 (0.44%) MCSE
13 43 (0.40%) CISM
14 42 (0.39%) ISTQB
15 41 (0.38%) PMP
16 40 (0.37%) CISSP
17 38 (0.35%) MCSA
18 34 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 33 (0.31%) MCITP
20 31 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 584 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 401 (3.73%) QA
3 142 (1.32%) SLA
4 123 (1.14%) GDPR
5 63 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 61 (0.57%) PMO
7 52 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 50 (0.47%) GCP
9 22 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 21 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 19 (0.18%) COBIT
12 16 (0.15%) IFRS
13 11 (0.10%) RMADS
13 11 (0.10%) SEPA
14 8 (0.074%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 7 (0.065%) Basel III
15 7 (0.065%) TARGET2
16 6 (0.056%) EMIR
16 6 (0.056%) Solvency II
System Software
1 224 (2.08%) Docker
2 198 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 65 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 40 (0.37%) HDFS
6 27 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 24 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 23 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (0.15%) BitLocker
9 16 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 13 (0.12%) XenApp
11 11 (0.10%) Cronacle
11 11 (0.10%) KVM
12 10 (0.093%) XenServer
13 9 (0.084%) VMware Workstation
14 8 (0.074%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.065%) Varnish
16 6 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 152 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 149 (1.39%) Ansible
3 144 (1.34%) Puppet
4 117 (1.09%) Kubernetes
5 58 (0.54%) Terraform
6 55 (0.51%) SCCM
7 34 (0.32%) Oozie
8 31 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 29 (0.27%) SCOM
10 27 (0.25%) Mesos
10 27 (0.25%) Packer
11 21 (0.20%) Nagios
12 20 (0.19%) Grafana
12 20 (0.19%) Kibana
13 18 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (0.17%) SCVMM
14 17 (0.16%) logstash
15 15 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
15 15 (0.14%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.10%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3035 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 2495 (23.21%) SAP
3 1501 (13.96%) Tableau
4 1228 (11.42%) Oracle
5 575 (5.35%) Cognos
6 354 (3.29%) Google
7 280 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
8 257 (2.39%) Informatica
9 235 (2.19%) IBM
10 165 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
11 132 (1.23%) Adobe
12 130 (1.21%) Talend
12 130 (1.21%) VMware
13 106 (0.99%) Apple
14 104 (0.97%) Teradata
15 103 (0.96%) Alteryx
16 88 (0.82%) Hyperion
17 77 (0.72%) HP
18 74 (0.69%) TIBCO
19 69 (0.64%) Birst