Period
to 17 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 43 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 6,833 2,659 7,812
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 6.38% 5.67% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 6.07% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,362 2,218 6,701
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £31,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £71,438 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,825 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 100,758 43,785 121,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.12% 93.28% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68,328 36,363 97,464
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,150 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +3.96%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 17 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -8 3,191 £65,000 +4.00% 407
North of England +22 1,136 £45,000 -4.17% 165
South East -12 744 £50,000 -4.76% 97
Midlands +4 718 £47,500 -5.00% 119
South West +7 607 £47,575 +0.16% 85
North West +9 530 £45,000 -5.26% 98
Yorkshire +32 522 £45,000 - 49
West Midlands +6 512 £47,500 -5.00% 80
East of England +13 254 £46,750 +3.89% 58
East Midlands +3 202 £44,500 +4.71% 38
North East +12 84 £38,750 +6.16% 18
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 3,623 (53.02%) SQL
2 3,218 (47.09%) Power Platform
3 3,185 (46.61%) Power BI
4 2,383 (34.87%) Analytics
5 2,115 (30.95%) Finance
6 2,089 (30.57%) Azure
7 2,085 (30.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1,862 (27.25%) Microsoft
9 1,776 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
10 1,620 (23.71%) SQL Server
11 1,573 (23.02%) ETL
12 1,557 (22.79%) Social Skills
13 1,343 (19.65%) Visualisation
14 1,290 (18.88%) Python
15 1,235 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
16 1,218 (17.83%) Data Modelling
17 1,211 (17.72%) Tableau
18 1,194 (17.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 1,115 (16.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 1,012 (14.81%) AWS
21 1,010 (14.78%) Marketing
22 929 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
23 877 (12.83%) SAP
23 877 (12.83%) DevOps
24 874 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
25 778 (11.39%) Data Visualisation
26 754 (11.03%) Degree
27 745 (10.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 729 (10.67%) Manufacturing
29 715 (10.46%) T-SQL

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
1 302 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 221 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 170 (2.49%) Apache Airflow
4 113 (1.65%) Apache
5 76 (1.11%) SAS
6 65 (0.95%) Confluence
7 56 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 43 (0.63%) CMS
9 35 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 27 (0.40%) IIS
11 21 (0.31%) Luigi
11 21 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
11 21 (0.31%) WordPress
12 15 (0.22%) Apache Pig
13 13 (0.19%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.15%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.15%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.12%) Apache Synapse
15 8 (0.12%) JBoss
15 8 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 874 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 271 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
3 135 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 80 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 68 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 52 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
7 19 (0.28%) Oracle Smart View
8 17 (0.25%) InVision
8 17 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.25%) Sketch
9 14 (0.20%) SPSS
10 11 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
10 11 (0.16%) Adobe XD
11 10 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
12 6 (0.088%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.073%) Figma
14 4 (0.059%) InfoPath
15 2 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.029%) Maya
Business Applications
1 123 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
3 64 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 63 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
5 50 (0.73%) NetSuite
6 40 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
7 39 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
8 32 (0.47%) FastStats
9 30 (0.44%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 28 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
11 20 (0.29%) Sentinel
12 15 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 14 (0.20%) SAP Business One
13 14 (0.20%) SAP ERP
14 13 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
15 12 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 12 (0.18%) SAP FI
15 12 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3,218 (47.09%) Power Platform
2 2,089 (30.57%) Azure
3 1,012 (14.81%) AWS
4 515 (7.54%) Azure Data Factory
5 503 (7.36%) GCP
6 427 (6.25%) SaaS
7 323 (4.73%) PowerApps
8 316 (4.62%) Snowflake
9 313 (4.58%) Microsoft 365
10 254 (3.72%) Dynamics 365
11 228 (3.34%) Power Automate
12 227 (3.32%) Serverless
13 207 (3.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 185 (2.71%) Google Analytics
15 155 (2.27%) PaaS
16 138 (2.02%) GitHub
17 129 (1.89%) Amazon S3
18 105 (1.54%) Azure Logic Apps
19 102 (1.49%) IaaS
20 99 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 71 (1.04%) Firewall
2 54 (0.79%) Internet
3 42 (0.61%) 5G
3 42 (0.61%) Intranet
4 31 (0.45%) WAN
5 30 (0.44%) Broadband
6 29 (0.42%) DNS
6 29 (0.42%) LAN
6 29 (0.42%) Network Security
7 25 (0.37%) VPN
8 17 (0.25%) Extranet
9 16 (0.23%) HTTP
10 13 (0.19%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.16%) FTP
13 9 (0.13%) Wireless
14 8 (0.12%) AMQP
14 8 (0.12%) DHCP
14 8 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,185 (46.61%) Power BI
2 2,085 (30.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1,620 (23.71%) SQL Server
4 1,211 (17.72%) Tableau
5 1,194 (17.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,115 (16.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 745 (10.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 576 (8.43%) Data Lake
9 481 (7.04%) Big Data
10 408 (5.97%) Relational Database
11 283 (4.14%) NoSQL
12 265 (3.88%) Azure SQL Database
13 244 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
14 234 (3.42%) MySQL
15 216 (3.16%) Hadoop
16 211 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
17 198 (2.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 196 (2.87%) BigQuery
19 186 (2.72%) QlikView
20 184 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 384 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 269 (3.94%) JIRA
3 196 (2.87%) Visual Studio
4 136 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 93 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 80 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
7 79 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 64 (0.94%) webpack
9 57 (0.83%) CircleCI
10 43 (0.63%) Selenium
11 39 (0.57%) Subversion
12 38 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 31 (0.45%) Bitbucket
14 28 (0.41%) Cypress.io
15 25 (0.37%) Babel
15 25 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
15 25 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 24 (0.35%) JUnit
17 23 (0.34%) Postman
18 19 (0.28%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2,115 (30.95%) Finance
2 1,557 (22.79%) Social Skills
3 1,235 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
4 1,010 (14.78%) Marketing
5 729 (10.67%) Manufacturing
6 704 (10.30%) Public Sector
7 659 (9.64%) Telecoms
8 573 (8.39%) Electronics
9 426 (6.23%) Retail
10 252 (3.69%) Legal
11 229 (3.35%) Presentation Skills
12 205 (3.00%) Law
13 173 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
14 151 (2.21%) Banking
15 131 (1.92%) Advertising
16 111 (1.62%) Influencing Skills
17 87 (1.27%) Games
18 82 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 82 (1.20%) Publishing
19 66 (0.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 1,725 (25.25%) Developer
2 1,454 (21.28%) Analyst
3 766 (11.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 682 (9.98%) Data Engineer
5 561 (8.21%) Data Analyst
6 519 (7.60%) Architect
7 443 (6.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 364 (5.33%) Consultant
9 304 (4.45%) Data Architect
10 291 (4.26%) SQL Developer
11 265 (3.88%) Senior Developer
12 202 (2.96%) Business Analyst
13 197 (2.88%) Power BI Developer
14 169 (2.47%) Administrator
15 166 (2.43%) Azure Engineer
15 166 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
16 156 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
17 152 (2.22%) Business Developer
18 147 (2.15%) Power BI Analyst
19 141 (2.06%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (7.26%) .NET
2 349 (5.11%) React
3 317 (4.64%) HTML
4 278 (4.07%) CSS
5 233 (3.41%) Web Services
6 232 (3.40%) AngularJS
7 217 (3.18%) Kafka
8 212 (3.10%) REST
9 158 (2.31%) MDX
10 151 (2.21%) JSON
11 150 (2.20%) Node.js
12 146 (2.14%) XML
13 133 (1.95%) ASP.NET
14 120 (1.76%) .NET Framework
15 117 (1.71%) .NET Core
16 112 (1.64%) jQuery
17 109 (1.60%) Sass
18 93 (1.36%) Vue.js
19 83 (1.21%) RESTful
20 71 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 362 (5.30%) Management Information System
2 322 (4.71%) User Experience
3 228 (3.34%) Data Structures
4 176 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
5 126 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
6 104 (1.52%) Life Science
7 99 (1.45%) Algorithms
8 96 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 83 (1.21%) Analytical Mindset
9 83 (1.21%) Legacy Systems
10 76 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
10 76 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 72 (1.05%) Cloud Native
12 67 (0.98%) NHS
13 60 (0.88%) Clustering
14 54 (0.79%) Social Media
15 53 (0.78%) Driving Licence
16 49 (0.72%) Hedge funds
17 48 (0.70%) Public Cloud
18 43 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 203 (2.97%) Linux
2 192 (2.81%) Windows
3 85 (1.24%) Windows Server
4 72 (1.05%) Unix
5 53 (0.78%) Android
6 37 (0.54%) Windows 10
7 35 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.13%) CentOS
9 9 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
9 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.088%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.073%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.059%) VMS
14 3 (0.044%) Solaris
15 2 (0.029%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.015%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,383 (34.87%) Analytics
2 1,776 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 1,573 (23.02%) ETL
4 1,343 (19.65%) Visualisation
5 1,218 (17.83%) Data Modelling
6 929 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
7 877 (12.83%) DevOps
8 778 (11.39%) Data Visualisation
9 694 (10.16%) Data Analysis
10 690 (10.10%) Data Science
11 645 (9.44%) Data Management
12 624 (9.13%) Digital Marketing
13 593 (8.68%) Programme Management
14 548 (8.02%) Data Analytics
15 538 (7.87%) Migration
16 535 (7.83%) Project Management
17 522 (7.64%) Decision-Making
18 502 (7.35%) Data Engineering
19 499 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 459 (6.72%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3,623 (53.02%) SQL
2 1,290 (18.88%) Python
3 715 (10.46%) T-SQL
4 643 (9.41%) JavaScript
5 600 (8.78%) C#
6 408 (5.97%) Java
7 331 (4.84%) R
8 307 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 271 (3.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 208 (3.04%) TypeScript
11 154 (2.25%) Scala
12 150 (2.20%) VBA
13 132 (1.93%) PL/SQL
14 119 (1.74%) PHP
15 118 (1.73%) C
16 97 (1.42%) Ruby
17 78 (1.14%) Go
18 72 (1.05%) VB.NET
19 61 (0.89%) C++
19 61 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 754 (11.03%) Degree
2 199 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 113 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 86 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 86 (1.26%) Master's Degree
5 66 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
6 53 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
8 32 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 30 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 27 (0.40%) ISEB
10 27 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 26 (0.38%) ACCA
11 26 (0.38%) CIMA
11 26 (0.38%) PMP
12 25 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 22 (0.32%) Tableau Certification
14 21 (0.31%) PhD
15 19 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 535 (7.83%) Data Quality
2 281 (4.11%) QA
3 275 (4.02%) GDPR
4 79 (1.16%) SLA
5 48 (0.70%) PMO
6 41 (0.60%) Accessibility
6 41 (0.60%) NIST
7 33 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 14 (0.20%) GRC
10 13 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
11 10 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 9 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
12 9 (0.13%) PCI DSS
13 7 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 5 (0.073%) HL7
14 5 (0.073%) IFRS
14 5 (0.073%) Solvency II
15 3 (0.044%) COBIT
16 2 (0.029%) WCAG
System Software
1 274 (4.01%) Docker
2 105 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 36 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.25%) Firmware
5 15 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.19%) HDFS
7 11 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.088%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.073%) Snort
11 5 (0.073%) Squid
12 3 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.029%) NFS
13 2 (0.029%) vSphere
14 1 (0.015%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.015%) Samba
14 1 (0.015%) XenApp
14 1 (0.015%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 264 (3.86%) Kubernetes
2 188 (2.75%) Terraform
3 49 (0.72%) Ansible
4 44 (0.64%) Grafana
5 43 (0.63%) Prometheus
6 22 (0.32%) Puppet
7 18 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 17 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (0.18%) HP ALM
11 10 (0.15%) Istio
11 10 (0.15%) Mesos
11 10 (0.15%) Oozie
11 10 (0.15%) SCCM
12 8 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.12%) Nessus
13 7 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
14 6 (0.088%) Matomo
15 5 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.073%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1,862 (27.25%) Microsoft
2 877 (12.83%) SAP
3 589 (8.62%) Oracle
4 536 (7.84%) Google
5 352 (5.15%) Databricks
6 211 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 130 (1.90%) Informatica
8 125 (1.83%) Alteryx
9 105 (1.54%) Adobe
10 100 (1.46%) IBM
11 93 (1.36%) Cognos
12 76 (1.11%) VMware
13 68 (1.00%) Talend
14 61 (0.89%) ServiceNow
15 50 (0.73%) JD Edwards
15 50 (0.73%) Teradata
16 49 (0.72%) Cisco
17 29 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
18 28 (0.41%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
18 28 (0.41%) Twitter