Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 9,406 10,796 11,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.72% 6.46% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 7.13% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,752 8,800 9,702
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 149,061 151,507 172,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.67% 90.67% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119,997 123,028 145,152
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018. 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 -9 4,263 £57,500 +2.68% 487
North of England -7 1,471 £45,000 +7.14% 231
South East -30 1,241 £47,500 - 185
Midlands +3 935 £42,500 +2.41% 129
South West -10 839 £42,500 -5.56% 119
North West -12 783 £45,000 +12.50% 123
East of England +5 589 £45,000 +5.88% 76
West Midlands -2 572 £42,500 +6.25% 69
Yorkshire 0 564 £45,000 +5.88% 85
East Midlands +8 363 £43,500 +2.35% 59
North East +1 124 £36,500 -18.89% 23
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 5,161 (54.87%) SQL
2 3,886 (41.31%) SQL Server
3 3,251 (34.56%) Microsoft
4 3,045 (32.37%) Data Warehouse
5 2,944 (31.30%) Finance
6 2,931 (31.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2,926 (31.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2,550 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2,322 (24.69%) Power BI
10 2,251 (23.93%) Analytics
11 2,167 (23.04%) ETL
12 2,144 (22.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1,918 (20.39%) T-SQL
14 1,543 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 1,452 (15.44%) Tableau
16 1,425 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
17 1,421 (15.11%) C#
18 1,311 (13.94%) .NET
19 1,262 (13.42%) Data Modelling
20 1,238 (13.16%) Degree
21 1,203 (12.79%) Visualisation
22 1,195 (12.70%) Oracle
22 1,195 (12.70%) SAP
23 1,098 (11.67%) Marketing
24 1,015 (10.79%) Big Data
25 939 (9.98%) Microsoft Excel
26 932 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
27 820 (8.72%) JavaScript
28 799 (8.49%) Python
29 795 (8.45%) 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
1 379 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 297 (3.16%) Apache Spark
3 264 (2.81%) SAS
4 178 (1.89%) Confluence
5 149 (1.58%) IIS
6 91 (0.97%) Apache
7 89 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 65 (0.69%) CMS
9 64 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
10 59 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 52 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 46 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 44 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 42 (0.45%) Apache Pig
15 30 (0.32%) MS Exchange
16 29 (0.31%) JBoss
17 24 (0.26%) Mule
17 24 (0.26%) NetWeaver
17 24 (0.26%) WebSphere
18 19 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 939 (9.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 283 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
3 103 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 93 (0.99%) SPSS
5 85 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 71 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 36 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 10 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.11%) Camtasia
10 10 (0.11%) Stata
11 8 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.074%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (0.053%) InVision
14 3 (0.032%) Chatbot
14 3 (0.032%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.032%) Moqups
14 3 (0.032%) SPSS Modeler
14 3 (0.032%) Weka
Business Applications
1 174 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 146 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 118 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
4 103 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 90 (0.96%) NetSuite
6 77 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
7 64 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
7 64 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
8 49 (0.52%) SAP BPC
9 48 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
10 47 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
11 32 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
12 30 (0.32%) Markit EDM
12 30 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 22 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
14 20 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
15 17 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
15 17 (0.18%) thinkFolio
16 16 (0.17%) SAP FI
17 15 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1,543 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 720 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
3 338 (3.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 247 (2.63%) SaaS
5 183 (1.95%) Office 365
6 171 (1.82%) PaaS
7 150 (1.59%) IaaS
8 124 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
9 121 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
9 121 (1.29%) Amazon S3
10 104 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 101 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
12 92 (0.98%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 90 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
13 90 (0.96%) Serverless
14 86 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 86 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
15 80 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
16 68 (0.72%) Google Analytics
17 65 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 93 (0.99%) Internet
2 80 (0.85%) Firewall
3 55 (0.58%) DNS
4 53 (0.56%) Network Security
4 53 (0.56%) SMS
5 44 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 42 (0.45%) HTTP
7 34 (0.36%) DHCP
7 34 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 28 (0.30%) WAN
9 27 (0.29%) LAN
10 24 (0.26%) Intranet
11 23 (0.24%) VPN
12 22 (0.23%) SAN
13 17 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (0.17%) AMQP
15 15 (0.16%) Skype
15 15 (0.16%) Wireless
16 12 (0.13%) WebEx
17 10 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,886 (41.31%) SQL Server
2 3,045 (32.37%) Data Warehouse
3 2,931 (31.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2,926 (31.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2,322 (24.69%) Power BI
6 2,144 (22.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1,015 (10.79%) Big Data
8 673 (7.16%) QlikView
9 585 (6.22%) BusinessObjects
10 519 (5.52%) Relational Database
11 498 (5.29%) Hadoop
12 490 (5.21%) Data Lake
13 462 (4.91%) SQL Server 2016
14 389 (4.14%) NoSQL
15 386 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
16 383 (4.07%) OLAP
17 355 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
18 350 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
19 325 (3.46%) MySQL
20 322 (3.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 403 (4.28%) Git (software)
2 354 (3.76%) JIRA
3 339 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 323 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 213 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 194 (2.06%) TeamCity
7 176 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 175 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 163 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 77 (0.82%) Selenium
11 62 (0.66%) JUnit
12 55 (0.58%) Maven
13 54 (0.57%) Bitbucket
14 52 (0.55%) ERwin
15 50 (0.53%) Jasmine
16 49 (0.52%) gulp
17 45 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
18 43 (0.46%) Cucumber
18 43 (0.46%) Subversion
19 41 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2,944 (31.30%) Finance
2 1,098 (11.67%) Marketing
3 746 (7.93%) Retail
4 743 (7.90%) Manufacturing
5 686 (7.29%) Advertising
6 671 (7.13%) Telecoms
7 600 (6.38%) Electronics
8 425 (4.52%) Banking
9 290 (3.08%) Legal
10 151 (1.61%) Games
11 115 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 115 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 105 (1.12%) Law
13 69 (0.73%) Publishing
14 64 (0.68%) Front Office
15 58 (0.62%) Automotive
15 58 (0.62%) Back Office
16 54 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 49 (0.52%) Billing
18 43 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3,572 (37.98%) Developer
2 1,797 (19.10%) Analyst
3 1,669 (17.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 962 (10.23%) SQL Developer
5 903 (9.60%) Consultant
6 719 (7.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 706 (7.51%) Architect
8 536 (5.70%) SQL BI Developer
9 434 (4.61%) SSIS Developer
10 426 (4.53%) Data Analyst
11 415 (4.41%) SSRS Developer
12 404 (4.30%) Business Developer
13 387 (4.11%) Senior Developer
14 383 (4.07%) .NET Developer
15 362 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 341 (3.63%) C# Developer
17 334 (3.55%) DBA
18 319 (3.39%) Data Architect
19 291 (3.09%) SQL Server Developer
20 280 (2.98%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,311 (13.94%) .NET
2 694 (7.38%) HTML
3 541 (5.75%) ASP.NET
4 468 (4.98%) CSS
5 459 (4.88%) Web Services
6 374 (3.98%) AngularJS
7 338 (3.59%) .NET Framework
8 329 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 305 (3.24%) XML
10 266 (2.83%) jQuery
11 255 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 246 (2.62%) REST
13 239 (2.54%) MDX
14 238 (2.53%) WCF
15 232 (2.47%) RESTful
16 217 (2.31%) Entity Framework
17 211 (2.24%) HTML5
18 178 (1.89%) Node.js
19 165 (1.75%) JSON
20 159 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,425 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 476 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 396 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 293 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
5 255 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
6 251 (2.67%) User Experience
7 213 (2.26%) Fintech
8 179 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 175 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 143 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 142 (1.51%) Replication
12 128 (1.36%) NHS
13 93 (0.99%) Clustering
14 89 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 87 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 85 (0.90%) Private Cloud
17 77 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
18 73 (0.78%) Data Centre
19 72 (0.77%) Hedge funds
20 71 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 640 (6.80%) Windows
2 539 (5.73%) Linux
3 214 (2.28%) Windows Server
4 210 (2.23%) Unix
5 78 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (0.78%) Android
8 72 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 51 (0.54%) Solaris
10 46 (0.49%) AIX
11 45 (0.48%) Windows 10
12 40 (0.43%) HPUX
13 37 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 35 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 32 (0.34%) CentOS
16 23 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 22 (0.23%) Windows 7
18 18 (0.19%) Windows 8
19 16 (0.17%) Fedora
19 16 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,550 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2,251 (23.93%) Analytics
3 2,167 (23.04%) ETL
4 1,262 (13.42%) Data Modelling
5 1,203 (12.79%) Visualisation
6 932 (9.91%) Problem-Solving
7 791 (8.41%) Scrum
8 700 (7.44%) Data Analysis
9 689 (7.33%) Data Visualisation
10 638 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 637 (6.77%) Data Analytics
12 623 (6.62%) Programme Management
13 621 (6.60%) Digital Marketing
14 611 (6.50%) Project Management
15 595 (6.33%) CRM
16 578 (6.15%) Data Management
17 572 (6.08%) Data Science
18 539 (5.73%) ERP
19 521 (5.54%) MVC
20 497 (5.28%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 5,161 (54.87%) SQL
2 1,918 (20.39%) T-SQL
3 1,421 (15.11%) C#
4 820 (8.72%) JavaScript
5 799 (8.49%) Python
6 795 (8.45%) Java
7 387 (4.11%) R
8 372 (3.95%) VBA
9 360 (3.83%) PL/SQL
10 321 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 260 (2.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 203 (2.16%) C++
13 199 (2.12%) Ruby
14 167 (1.78%) PHP
15 166 (1.76%) VB
16 156 (1.66%) Perl
17 143 (1.52%) VB.NET
18 127 (1.35%) Scala
19 111 (1.18%) C
20 110 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,238 (13.16%) Degree
2 302 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 203 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 195 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 180 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 86 (0.91%) ISEB
7 79 (0.84%) MCSE
8 60 (0.64%) PhD
9 59 (0.63%) MCSA
10 57 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
10 57 (0.61%) PMI Certification
11 45 (0.48%) Master's Degree
12 44 (0.47%) PMP
13 41 (0.44%) ISTQB
14 39 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
15 31 (0.33%) MCPD
16 28 (0.30%) DV Cleared
16 28 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 27 (0.29%) Postgraduate
18 26 (0.28%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 538 (5.72%) Data Quality
2 401 (4.26%) QA
3 150 (1.59%) PMO
4 135 (1.44%) GDPR
5 117 (1.24%) SLA
6 42 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 40 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 26 (0.28%) GCP
10 18 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 18 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 11 (0.12%) COBIT
12 10 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
12 10 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 10 (0.11%) MiFID
13 9 (0.096%) SEPA
14 7 (0.074%) EMIR
14 7 (0.074%) IFRS
14 7 (0.074%) PSD2
15 6 (0.064%) FATCA
System Software
1 301 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 167 (1.78%) Docker
3 156 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
4 68 (0.72%) HDFS
5 60 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 41 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 29 (0.31%) Apache Flume
9 23 (0.24%) XenApp
10 19 (0.20%) BitLocker
10 19 (0.20%) vSphere
11 13 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 11 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 10 (0.11%) Firmware
14 6 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.053%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.043%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.032%) Squid
17 3 (0.032%) VirtualBox
18 2 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 174 (1.85%) Ansible
2 76 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 68 (0.72%) Puppet
4 61 (0.65%) SCCM
5 60 (0.64%) Terraform
6 51 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 44 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (0.24%) SCOM
9 22 (0.23%) Oozie
10 20 (0.21%) Ambari
11 19 (0.20%) SCVMM
12 17 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 16 (0.17%) Automic
13 16 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
14 13 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
15 12 (0.13%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.12%) Control-M
16 11 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
16 11 (0.12%) HP ALM
17 10 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3,251 (34.56%) Microsoft
2 1,452 (15.44%) Tableau
3 1,195 (12.70%) Oracle
3 1,195 (12.70%) SAP
4 371 (3.94%) Cognos
5 233 (2.48%) Informatica
6 222 (2.36%) Google
7 212 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
8 203 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 166 (1.76%) IBM
10 161 (1.71%) Talend
11 144 (1.53%) Alteryx
12 118 (1.25%) VMware
13 96 (1.02%) Adobe
14 91 (0.97%) HP
15 82 (0.87%) New Relic
15 82 (0.87%) Trend Micro
16 80 (0.85%) Teradata
17 71 (0.75%) Capita
18 66 (0.70%) Cloudera