Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 7,905 9,261 10,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.96% 5.76% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.48% 6.27% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,638 7,660 8,348
England median annual salary £50,985 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.97% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% -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 121,982 147,817 148,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.97% 91.90% 91.69%
Number of salaries quoted 96,418 119,847 121,936
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +6 3,608 £60,000 +4.35% 271
South East +25 1,302 £51,500 +8.42% 130
North of England -1 1,129 £42,500 -5.56% 208
Midlands -2 783 £44,500 +2.30% 138
South West -3 714 £46,250 +8.82% 51
North West +7 684 £45,000 - 103
West Midlands -3 503 £45,000 +2.27% 84
Yorkshire -28 373 £42,500 -5.56% 93
East of England -10 329 £47,500 +5.56% 52
East Midlands +3 277 £43,500 +2.35% 53
North East -12 73 £39,500 +6.76% 12
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 4,341 (54.91%) SQL
2 2,754 (34.84%) Power Platform
3 2,747 (34.75%) Power BI
4 2,728 (34.51%) SQL Server
5 2,551 (32.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2,445 (30.93%) Analytics
7 2,328 (29.45%) Finance
8 2,286 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
9 2,270 (28.72%) Microsoft
10 2,239 (28.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2,124 (26.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1,846 (23.35%) ETL
13 1,674 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,598 (20.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1,372 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
16 1,367 (17.29%) Tableau
17 1,310 (16.57%) T-SQL
18 1,241 (15.70%) SAP
19 1,193 (15.09%) Visualisation
20 1,172 (14.83%) Data Modelling
21 1,134 (14.35%) Python
22 1,041 (13.17%) Marketing
23 891 (11.27%) C#
24 882 (11.16%) Degree
25 842 (10.65%) Oracle
26 822 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
27 807 (10.21%) .NET
28 775 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
29 767 (9.70%) Big Data
30 755 (9.55%) 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
1 431 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 301 (3.81%) Apache Spark
3 218 (2.76%) SAS
4 90 (1.14%) Apache
4 90 (1.14%) Confluence
5 82 (1.04%) IIS
6 60 (0.76%) Apache Pig
7 59 (0.75%) CMS
8 57 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 55 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 55 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
10 46 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 37 (0.47%) MS Exchange
12 31 (0.39%) Skype for Business
13 17 (0.22%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.20%) WordPress
15 15 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.15%) NetWeaver
17 11 (0.14%) Documentum
18 10 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 775 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 284 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 110 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 69 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 49 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
5 49 (0.62%) SPSS
6 31 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.18%) Sketch
8 12 (0.15%) Stata
9 11 (0.14%) Figma
9 11 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 11 (0.14%) InVision
10 9 (0.11%) Marvel
11 7 (0.089%) Chatbot
12 6 (0.076%) Photoshop
13 5 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.051%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.051%) Moqups
15 1 (0.013%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 210 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 91 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 79 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 75 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
5 70 (0.89%) SAP BPC
6 66 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
7 61 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 51 (0.65%) SAP ERP
9 32 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 29 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
11 28 (0.35%) NetSuite
12 25 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
13 24 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
14 23 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
15 22 (0.28%) Magento
16 19 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
16 19 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
16 19 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
17 18 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
18 15 (0.19%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2,754 (34.84%) Power Platform
2 1,674 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 755 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
4 257 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 253 (3.20%) SaaS
6 233 (2.95%) Azure Data Factory
6 233 (2.95%) Office 365
7 192 (2.43%) Dynamics 365
8 156 (1.97%) PaaS
9 130 (1.64%) Google Analytics
10 109 (1.38%) PowerApps
11 108 (1.37%) Serverless
12 87 (1.10%) IaaS
13 80 (1.01%) Amazon S3
14 55 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
15 52 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
15 52 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
16 50 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
17 48 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
18 47 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 56 (0.71%) Internet
2 54 (0.68%) Firewall
3 40 (0.51%) DNS
4 37 (0.47%) Network Security
5 34 (0.43%) Intranet
6 33 (0.42%) Skype
7 29 (0.37%) DHCP
8 25 (0.32%) Broadband
9 22 (0.28%) RTMP
10 21 (0.27%) VoIP
10 21 (0.27%) VPN
11 18 (0.23%) TCP/IP
12 17 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (0.20%) HTTP
14 13 (0.16%) SAN
15 10 (0.13%) FTP
15 10 (0.13%) SMTP
15 10 (0.13%) Unified Communications
16 9 (0.11%) WAN
17 7 (0.089%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,747 (34.75%) Power BI
2 2,728 (34.51%) SQL Server
3 2,551 (32.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2,239 (28.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2,124 (26.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,598 (20.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 767 (9.70%) Big Data
8 635 (8.03%) QlikView
9 609 (7.70%) BusinessObjects
10 490 (6.20%) Relational Database
11 452 (5.72%) Hadoop
12 372 (4.71%) Data Lake
13 353 (4.47%) NoSQL
14 344 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 310 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
16 249 (3.15%) OLAP
17 246 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
18 230 (2.91%) MongoDB
19 226 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 195 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 309 (3.91%) JIRA
2 299 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 238 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 172 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 124 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 77 (0.97%) Selenium
7 68 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 63 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
9 53 (0.67%) Subversion
10 50 (0.63%) TeamCity
11 47 (0.59%) Cucumber
11 47 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
12 44 (0.56%) Eclipse
13 42 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 42 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
14 41 (0.52%) Bitbucket
15 39 (0.49%) Maven
16 36 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (0.33%) Bitbucket Server
17 26 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2,328 (29.45%) Finance
2 1,041 (13.17%) Marketing
3 731 (9.25%) Manufacturing
4 683 (8.64%) Telecoms
5 601 (7.60%) Retail
6 595 (7.53%) Electronics
7 278 (3.52%) Legal
8 254 (3.21%) Banking
9 136 (1.72%) Law
10 85 (1.08%) Advertising
11 82 (1.04%) Games
12 65 (0.82%) Publishing
13 50 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 48 (0.61%) Back Office
15 46 (0.58%) Billing
16 44 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.44%) Local Government
18 32 (0.40%) Investment Banking
19 30 (0.38%) Automotive
20 25 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2,821 (35.69%) Developer
2 1,728 (21.86%) Analyst
3 1,475 (18.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 738 (9.34%) SQL Developer
5 646 (8.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 491 (6.21%) Architect
7 480 (6.07%) Consultant
8 440 (5.57%) Data Analyst
9 424 (5.36%) SQL BI Developer
10 416 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 306 (3.87%) Business Analyst
12 300 (3.80%) Data Engineer
13 281 (3.55%) Business Developer
14 256 (3.24%) Data Architect
15 249 (3.15%) SQL Analyst
16 226 (2.86%) .NET Developer
17 222 (2.81%) C# Developer
18 220 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
19 217 (2.75%) SSIS Developer
20 213 (2.69%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 807 (10.21%) .NET
2 467 (5.91%) HTML
3 384 (4.86%) Web Services
4 376 (4.76%) CSS
5 316 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 274 (3.47%) MDX
7 218 (2.76%) XML
8 215 (2.72%) Kafka
9 201 (2.54%) AngularJS
10 160 (2.02%) jQuery
11 147 (1.86%) .NET Framework
12 144 (1.82%) Node.js
13 140 (1.77%) React
14 139 (1.76%) HTML5
15 135 (1.71%) REST
16 133 (1.68%) RESTful
17 130 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 126 (1.59%) JSON
19 119 (1.51%) SOAP
20 105 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1,372 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 333 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 273 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 232 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
5 178 (2.25%) Data Structures
6 149 (1.88%) Algorithms
7 134 (1.70%) User Experience
8 112 (1.42%) Data Centre
9 85 (1.08%) Replication
10 77 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 71 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 65 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 62 (0.78%) Clustering
14 61 (0.77%) Life Science
15 59 (0.75%) NHS
16 58 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
17 47 (0.59%) Blog
17 47 (0.59%) Driving Licence
18 43 (0.54%) Reinsurance
19 34 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 376 (4.76%) Windows
2 289 (3.66%) Linux
3 175 (2.21%) Unix
4 115 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 54 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 40 (0.51%) Android
8 29 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 18 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.19%) Solaris
11 12 (0.15%) AIX
12 11 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.10%) CentOS
15 6 (0.076%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.051%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.051%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.038%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,445 (30.93%) Analytics
2 2,286 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1,846 (23.35%) ETL
4 1,193 (15.09%) Visualisation
5 1,172 (14.83%) Data Modelling
6 822 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
7 723 (9.15%) Data Visualisation
8 645 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
9 637 (8.06%) Programme Management
10 613 (7.75%) Scrum
11 604 (7.64%) CRM
12 588 (7.44%) Data Analysis
13 579 (7.32%) Data Analytics
14 574 (7.26%) Project Management
15 511 (6.46%) Data Science
16 480 (6.07%) DevOps
17 478 (6.05%) Machine Learning
18 457 (5.78%) ERP
18 457 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
19 452 (5.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4,341 (54.91%) SQL
2 1,310 (16.57%) T-SQL
3 1,134 (14.35%) Python
4 891 (11.27%) C#
5 751 (9.50%) Java
6 588 (7.44%) JavaScript
7 446 (5.64%) R
8 395 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 281 (3.55%) PL/SQL
10 275 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 261 (3.30%) VBA
12 215 (2.72%) Scala
13 147 (1.86%) C++
14 117 (1.48%) C
15 114 (1.44%) PHP
15 114 (1.44%) VB.NET
16 73 (0.92%) VB
17 60 (0.76%) Ruby
18 40 (0.51%) MATLAB
19 38 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 882 (11.16%) Degree
2 283 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 188 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 140 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 137 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 108 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 69 (0.87%) MCSA
8 62 (0.78%) APMP
9 57 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 50 (0.63%) ISTQB
11 48 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 48 (0.61%) Master's Degree
12 37 (0.47%) ISEB
13 35 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 32 (0.40%) CISSP
15 31 (0.39%) MCSE
15 31 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
16 30 (0.38%) CCNA
17 29 (0.37%) SSCP
18 26 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 467 (5.91%) Data Quality
2 311 (3.93%) QA
3 121 (1.53%) GDPR
4 110 (1.39%) PMO
5 90 (1.14%) SLA
6 46 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.18%) NIST
8 12 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.15%) Solvency II
9 9 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
10 7 (0.089%) COBIT
11 5 (0.063%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.051%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.051%) HMG Infosec
12 4 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.051%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.038%) HL7
14 2 (0.025%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.025%) NCSC
System Software
1 151 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 120 (1.52%) Docker
3 85 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 16 (0.20%) HDFS
9 15 (0.19%) BitLocker
10 14 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (0.13%) vSphere
12 9 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.076%) XenApp
14 5 (0.063%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.051%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
17 1 (0.013%) Firmware
17 1 (0.013%) Oracle RAC
17 1 (0.013%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 84 (1.06%) Terraform
2 82 (1.04%) Kubernetes
3 73 (0.92%) Ansible
4 52 (0.66%) Ambari
5 36 (0.46%) Oozie
5 36 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 32 (0.40%) Puppet
8 30 (0.38%) SCCM
9 25 (0.32%) SQL Sentry
10 23 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
11 19 (0.24%) Kibana
11 19 (0.24%) Perfmon
11 19 (0.24%) SCOM
12 13 (0.16%) HP ALM
12 13 (0.16%) SCVMM
13 11 (0.14%) Grafana
13 11 (0.14%) Nagios
14 10 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
15 8 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2,270 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 1,367 (17.29%) Tableau
3 1,241 (15.70%) SAP
4 842 (10.65%) Oracle
5 352 (4.45%) Google
6 254 (3.21%) Cognos
7 216 (2.73%) IBM
8 202 (2.56%) Informatica
9 174 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 140 (1.77%) Databricks
11 122 (1.54%) VMware
12 111 (1.40%) Talend
13 89 (1.13%) Cloudera
13 89 (1.13%) Teradata
14 74 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
15 73 (0.92%) HP
16 71 (0.90%) Cisco
17 68 (0.86%) Alteryx
18 67 (0.85%) Adobe
19 57 (0.72%) ServiceNow