Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 37 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6,124 8,211 9,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.34% 5.83% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 6.33% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,034 6,791 8,088
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 105,388 129,808 151,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.95% 92.19% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84,215 103,593 124,192
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -7 2,837 £60,750 +1.25% 403
South East -7 933 £52,500 +0.48% 165
North of England -6 822 £45,000 - 296
South West -1 625 £45,000 - 99
Midlands -12 540 £41,500 -7.78% 149
North West -5 514 £45,000 - 178
West Midlands -4 378 £42,500 -7.61% 95
East of England +25 345 £50,000 +5.26% 71
Yorkshire -25 233 £47,500 +5.56% 88
East Midlands -20 162 £37,500 -11.76% 53
North East -3 75 £40,177 +0.44% 30
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 3,517 (57.43%) SQL
2 2,401 (39.21%) Power Platform
3 2,388 (38.99%) Power BI
4 2,034 (33.21%) SQL Server
5 1,984 (32.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1,890 (30.86%) Finance
7 1,849 (30.19%) Analytics
8 1,706 (27.86%) Microsoft
9 1,614 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
10 1,527 (24.93%) ETL
11 1,480 (24.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1,393 (22.75%) Azure
13 1,315 (21.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1,191 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
15 1,166 (19.04%) Python
16 1,152 (18.81%) Data Modelling
17 1,143 (18.66%) Tableau
18 1,060 (17.31%) Visualisation
19 940 (15.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 875 (14.29%) Marketing
21 805 (13.15%) T-SQL
22 750 (12.25%) Degree
23 698 (11.40%) C#
24 683 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
25 658 (10.74%) SAP
26 656 (10.71%) Oracle
27 619 (10.11%) Data Analysis
28 605 (9.88%) .NET
29 601 (9.81%) AWS
30 600 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 299 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 265 (4.33%) Apache Spark
3 174 (2.84%) SAS
4 113 (1.85%) Apache
5 85 (1.39%) Confluence
6 79 (1.29%) Apache Airflow
7 59 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
8 52 (0.85%) CMS
9 51 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 44 (0.72%) IIS
11 33 (0.54%) MS Exchange
12 28 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 22 (0.36%) ArcGIS
14 19 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (0.26%) Jupyter
15 16 (0.26%) Skype for Business
16 13 (0.21%) Drupal
16 13 (0.21%) OpenStack
16 13 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 13 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 600 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 218 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
3 78 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 63 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 58 (0.95%) SPSS
6 28 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (0.23%) Figma
8 14 (0.23%) Sketch
9 8 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.098%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.065%) InVision
12 4 (0.065%) Marvel
12 4 (0.065%) Notepad++
13 3 (0.049%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.049%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.033%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 116 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 61 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 54 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 36 (0.59%) NetSuite
6 35 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 27 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
8 23 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
9 21 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
10 17 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
10 17 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 16 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
12 15 (0.24%) FastStats
13 14 (0.23%) Shopify
14 12 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
14 12 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
14 12 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
15 11 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
16 10 (0.16%) CiviCRM
16 10 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2,401 (39.21%) Power Platform
2 1,393 (22.75%) Azure
3 601 (9.81%) AWS
4 243 (3.97%) Office 365
5 222 (3.63%) GCP
6 219 (3.58%) Azure Data Factory
7 198 (3.23%) SaaS
8 190 (3.10%) Dynamics 365
9 138 (2.25%) PaaS
10 99 (1.62%) PowerApps
11 74 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
12 71 (1.16%) Google Analytics
13 68 (1.11%) Amazon S3
13 68 (1.11%) Serverless
14 60 (0.98%) IaaS
15 40 (0.65%) Azure Stack
16 37 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
16 37 (0.60%) Data Lake Analytics
17 35 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
17 35 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (1.19%) Firewall
2 45 (0.73%) Internet
3 43 (0.70%) DNS
4 34 (0.56%) DHCP
5 33 (0.54%) Skype
6 31 (0.51%) VPN
7 26 (0.42%) Intranet
7 26 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 25 (0.41%) Network Security
9 18 (0.29%) SAN
10 16 (0.26%) WAN
11 14 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (0.21%) SSL
13 12 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (0.20%) VLAN
13 12 (0.20%) Wireless
14 11 (0.18%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.16%) NetScaler
16 9 (0.15%) NAS
17 8 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,388 (38.99%) Power BI
2 2,034 (33.21%) SQL Server
3 1,984 (32.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1,480 (24.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1,315 (21.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 940 (15.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 598 (9.76%) Big Data
8 422 (6.89%) Data Lake
9 361 (5.89%) QlikView
10 304 (4.96%) Relational Database
11 260 (4.25%) BusinessObjects
11 260 (4.25%) Hadoop
12 245 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
13 228 (3.72%) NoSQL
14 215 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
15 214 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 185 (3.02%) Looker
17 174 (2.84%) Snowflake Schema
18 165 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
19 159 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 292 (4.77%) Git (software)
2 210 (3.43%) JIRA
3 205 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 160 (2.61%) Visual Studio
5 84 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 76 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 66 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 59 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
9 57 (0.93%) Selenium
10 53 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 42 (0.69%) SoapUI
12 35 (0.57%) JUnit
13 30 (0.49%) Subversion
14 29 (0.47%) SpecFlow
15 27 (0.44%) Postman
16 26 (0.42%) ERwin
16 26 (0.42%) Maven
16 26 (0.42%) NUnit
17 23 (0.38%) TeamCity
18 22 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1,890 (30.86%) Finance
2 875 (14.29%) Marketing
3 553 (9.03%) Public Sector
4 501 (8.18%) Telecoms
5 496 (8.10%) Manufacturing
6 432 (7.05%) Electronics
7 299 (4.88%) Retail
8 256 (4.18%) Legal
9 167 (2.73%) Banking
10 120 (1.96%) Law
11 65 (1.06%) Advertising
12 58 (0.95%) Back Office
12 58 (0.95%) Games
13 45 (0.73%) Publishing
14 37 (0.60%) Automotive
15 26 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 26 (0.42%) Front Office
16 18 (0.29%) Military
17 16 (0.26%) Police
18 15 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,848 (30.18%) Developer
2 1,508 (24.62%) Analyst
3 912 (14.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 564 (9.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 501 (8.18%) Data Analyst
6 481 (7.85%) Architect
7 356 (5.81%) Data Engineer
8 348 (5.68%) SQL Developer
9 346 (5.65%) Consultant
10 310 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 288 (4.70%) Data Architect
12 251 (4.10%) Business Analyst
13 186 (3.04%) .NET Developer
14 184 (3.00%) Business Developer
15 183 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
16 157 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
17 153 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 153 (2.50%) DBA
18 152 (2.48%) Data Manager
19 144 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (9.88%) .NET
2 288 (4.70%) Web Services
3 252 (4.11%) HTML
4 230 (3.76%) ASP.NET
5 220 (3.59%) CSS
6 206 (3.36%) REST
7 190 (3.10%) AngularJS
8 164 (2.68%) XML
9 134 (2.19%) MDX
10 132 (2.16%) SOAP
11 121 (1.98%) RESTful
12 117 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 113 (1.85%) jQuery
14 112 (1.83%) Kafka
15 110 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
16 106 (1.73%) WCF
17 105 (1.71%) React
18 94 (1.53%) .NET Framework
19 90 (1.47%) Node.js
20 83 (1.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1,191 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
2 316 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 176 (2.87%) Data Structures
4 173 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 168 (2.74%) User Experience
6 96 (1.57%) Algorithms
7 93 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
8 71 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 64 (1.05%) Reinsurance
10 54 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 53 (0.87%) NHS
11 53 (0.87%) Social Media
12 49 (0.80%) Mobile App
13 46 (0.75%) Replication
14 43 (0.70%) Virtual Team
15 41 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
16 40 (0.65%) Clustering
17 30 (0.49%) FMCG
18 29 (0.47%) Driving Licence
19 26 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 346 (5.65%) Windows
2 295 (4.82%) Linux
3 193 (3.15%) Unix
4 105 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 42 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (0.56%) Windows 10
7 22 (0.36%) CentOS
8 21 (0.34%) Solaris
9 19 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.29%) Android
11 15 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 13 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.16%) VMS
14 9 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (0.098%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.098%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.082%) Debian
17 4 (0.065%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,849 (30.19%) Analytics
2 1,614 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1,527 (24.93%) ETL
4 1,152 (18.81%) Data Modelling
5 1,060 (17.31%) Visualisation
6 683 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
7 619 (10.11%) Data Analysis
8 598 (9.76%) Data Visualisation
9 576 (9.41%) Data Analytics
10 573 (9.36%) Data Science
11 512 (8.36%) DevOps
12 478 (7.81%) Project Management
13 470 (7.67%) Digital Marketing
14 458 (7.48%) Programme Management
15 455 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 428 (6.99%) Migration
17 427 (6.97%) Data Management
18 393 (6.42%) CRM
19 374 (6.11%) Decision-Making
20 356 (5.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3,517 (57.43%) SQL
2 1,166 (19.04%) Python
3 805 (13.15%) T-SQL
4 698 (11.40%) C#
5 444 (7.25%) R
6 431 (7.04%) Java
7 395 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 268 (4.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 217 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 209 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 155 (2.53%) C
12 150 (2.45%) VBA
13 140 (2.29%) Scala
14 110 (1.80%) C++
15 84 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 77 (1.26%) VB
16 77 (1.26%) VB.NET
17 68 (1.11%) Bash Shell
18 66 (1.08%) PHP
19 50 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 750 (12.25%) Degree
2 168 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 141 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 94 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 67 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 40 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 36 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 30 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
10 26 (0.42%) PhD
11 25 (0.41%) DBS Check
12 21 (0.34%) MCSA
13 20 (0.33%) MCSE
13 20 (0.33%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.31%) CISSP
14 19 (0.31%) ISEB
15 18 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (0.28%) MBA
17 15 (0.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 450 (7.35%) Data Quality
2 254 (4.15%) QA
3 155 (2.53%) GDPR
4 63 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (0.70%) PMO
5 43 (0.70%) SLA
6 25 (0.41%) GAAP
7 23 (0.38%) Solvency II
8 16 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
9 14 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 12 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 10 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (0.13%) COBIT
12 8 (0.13%) HL7
12 8 (0.13%) RMADS
13 6 (0.098%) Cyber Essentials
14 5 (0.082%) GLP
15 4 (0.065%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.065%) WAI
System Software
1 140 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 100 (1.63%) Docker
3 53 (0.87%) HDFS
4 48 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.46%) XenApp
7 21 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 21 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.15%) vSphere
11 7 (0.11%) KVM
12 6 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.065%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.049%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.033%) Firmware
16 1 (0.016%) Cronacle
16 1 (0.016%) Postfix
16 1 (0.016%) vCloud
16 1 (0.016%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 64 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 49 (0.80%) Ansible
3 42 (0.69%) SCCM
4 40 (0.65%) Kibana
5 33 (0.54%) Puppet
6 32 (0.52%) Oozie
6 32 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (0.51%) Terraform
8 20 (0.33%) Automic
9 16 (0.26%) SCOM
10 14 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
11 10 (0.16%) logstash
11 10 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 10 (0.16%) SCOrch
12 9 (0.15%) Control-M
12 9 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,706 (27.86%) Microsoft
2 1,143 (18.66%) Tableau
3 658 (10.74%) SAP
4 656 (10.71%) Oracle
5 261 (4.26%) Google
6 211 (3.45%) Cognos
7 188 (3.07%) Informatica
8 158 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
9 150 (2.45%) Teradata
10 132 (2.16%) Alteryx
11 118 (1.93%) Databricks
12 113 (1.85%) IBM
13 99 (1.62%) Cadence
14 95 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
15 76 (1.24%) Blue Prism
15 76 (1.24%) UiPath
15 76 (1.24%) VMware
16 73 (1.19%) Talend
17 72 (1.18%) Adobe
18 69 (1.13%) Automation Anywhere