Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 8,590 10,686 9,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.66% 6.34% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 6.93% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,191 8,635 8,351
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £80,000
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 138,446 154,293 160,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.50% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,142 122,979 134,729
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +5 3,939 £60,000 +9.09% 524
South East -16 1,322 £50,000 - 185
North of England -5 1,308 £45,000 +7.14% 236
Midlands -4 825 £43,500 +8.75% 183
South West -11 776 £45,000 - 112
North West -5 757 £45,000 +12.50% 120
West Midlands -13 484 £45,000 +12.50% 130
Yorkshire -10 449 £45,000 +5.88% 83
East of England -18 379 £45,000 - 95
East Midlands +15 339 £42,500 +6.25% 53
North East -8 118 £42,000 +5.00% 33
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4,655 (54.19%) SQL
2 3,211 (37.38%) SQL Server
3 2,836 (33.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2,824 (32.88%) Microsoft
5 2,769 (32.24%) Finance
6 2,545 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2,479 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
8 2,448 (28.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2,349 (27.35%) Power BI
10 2,112 (24.59%) Analytics
11 1,962 (22.84%) ETL
12 1,779 (20.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1,604 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,560 (18.16%) T-SQL
15 1,436 (16.72%) Tableau
16 1,308 (15.23%) Visualisation
17 1,301 (15.15%) SAP
18 1,223 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
19 1,202 (13.99%) Data Modelling
20 1,175 (13.68%) C#
21 1,164 (13.55%) Degree
22 1,160 (13.50%) Marketing
23 1,125 (13.10%) .NET
24 1,004 (11.69%) Oracle
25 956 (11.13%) Python
26 919 (10.70%) Microsoft Excel
27 880 (10.24%) Manufacturing
28 873 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
29 865 (10.07%) Telecoms
30 838 (9.76%) Big Data

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
1 417 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 306 (3.56%) SAS
3 269 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 179 (2.08%) IIS
5 140 (1.63%) Confluence
6 108 (1.26%) Apache
7 64 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 61 (0.71%) CMS
9 45 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 36 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 35 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 28 (0.33%) MS Exchange
13 24 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.26%) Apache Pig
15 20 (0.23%) Skype for Business
15 20 (0.23%) WordPress
16 19 (0.22%) Tomcat
17 16 (0.19%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.19%) NetWeaver
18 15 (0.17%) Marvel
Applications
1 919 (10.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 266 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 113 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 107 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 86 (1.00%) SPSS
6 41 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 35 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 29 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 29 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.19%) InVision
10 10 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
12 7 (0.081%) InfoPath
13 5 (0.058%) Camtasia
13 5 (0.058%) Stata
14 4 (0.047%) Flinto
15 2 (0.023%) EViews
16 1 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.012%) Siemens NX
16 1 (0.012%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 205 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 140 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 94 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 77 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 70 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
6 64 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
7 61 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
8 41 (0.48%) NetSuite
9 35 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
10 34 (0.40%) SAP BPC
11 32 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
12 29 (0.34%) SAP FI
13 28 (0.33%) SAP CO
13 28 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
14 26 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
15 23 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 22 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
17 17 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
17 17 (0.20%) SAP ERP
18 16 (0.19%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1,604 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 819 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
3 227 (2.64%) PaaS
4 215 (2.50%) SaaS
5 194 (2.26%) Office 365
6 193 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
7 175 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 149 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
9 128 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
10 127 (1.48%) Amazon S3
11 109 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
11 109 (1.27%) IaaS
12 103 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 92 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
14 91 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 84 (0.98%) Google Analytics
16 64 (0.75%) Data Lake Analytics
17 62 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
18 41 (0.48%) GitHub
19 39 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 86 (1.00%) Internet
2 68 (0.79%) Firewall
3 60 (0.70%) Network Security
4 38 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 36 (0.42%) DNS
5 36 (0.42%) HTTP
6 31 (0.36%) SAN
7 28 (0.33%) Intranet
7 28 (0.33%) WAN
8 24 (0.28%) VLAN
9 21 (0.24%) SMS
10 19 (0.22%) LAN
10 19 (0.22%) Wireless
11 18 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (0.19%) Skype
13 14 (0.16%) DHCP
14 13 (0.15%) VoIP
15 12 (0.14%) VPN
16 11 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,211 (37.38%) SQL Server
2 2,836 (33.02%) Data Warehouse
3 2,545 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2,448 (28.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2,349 (27.35%) Power BI
6 1,779 (20.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 838 (9.76%) Big Data
8 620 (7.22%) QlikView
9 603 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
10 495 (5.76%) Relational Database
11 412 (4.80%) Hadoop
12 390 (4.54%) Data Lake
13 356 (4.14%) NoSQL
14 344 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 315 (3.67%) MySQL
16 312 (3.63%) OLAP
17 308 (3.59%) SQL Server 2016
18 287 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
19 269 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 209 (2.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 409 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 314 (3.66%) JIRA
3 271 (3.15%) Visual Studio
4 257 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 251 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 206 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 190 (2.21%) TeamCity
8 154 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 136 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 84 (0.98%) Selenium
11 69 (0.80%) ERwin
12 54 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 52 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
13 52 (0.61%) Subversion
14 43 (0.50%) Maven
15 40 (0.47%) JUnit
16 39 (0.45%) Eclipse
17 32 (0.37%) Gradle
17 32 (0.37%) Jasmine
18 30 (0.35%) ER Studio
General
1 2,769 (32.24%) Finance
2 1,160 (13.50%) Marketing
3 880 (10.24%) Manufacturing
4 865 (10.07%) Telecoms
5 722 (8.41%) Electronics
6 685 (7.97%) Retail
7 392 (4.56%) Banking
8 325 (3.78%) Advertising
9 279 (3.25%) Legal
10 144 (1.68%) Law
11 115 (1.34%) Investment Banking
12 107 (1.25%) Games
13 80 (0.93%) Back Office
14 69 (0.80%) Publishing
15 64 (0.75%) Financial Institution
16 46 (0.54%) Front Office
17 44 (0.51%) Automotive
18 40 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
19 32 (0.37%) Billing
20 25 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 3,067 (35.70%) Developer
2 1,648 (19.19%) Analyst
3 1,405 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 807 (9.39%) SQL Developer
5 732 (8.52%) Architect
6 644 (7.50%) Consultant
7 635 (7.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 437 (5.09%) SQL BI Developer
9 434 (5.05%) Senior Developer
10 411 (4.78%) Data Analyst
11 371 (4.32%) SSIS Developer
12 322 (3.75%) Business Developer
13 318 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
14 306 (3.56%) .NET Developer
15 301 (3.50%) Data Architect
16 299 (3.48%) C# Developer
17 293 (3.41%) Business Analyst
18 248 (2.89%) DBA
18 248 (2.89%) SQL Server Developer
19 241 (2.81%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,125 (13.10%) .NET
2 715 (8.32%) HTML
3 516 (6.01%) CSS
4 456 (5.31%) Web Services
5 431 (5.02%) ASP.NET
6 383 (4.46%) AngularJS
7 285 (3.32%) React
8 283 (3.29%) XML
9 275 (3.20%) HTML5
10 247 (2.88%) jQuery
11 226 (2.63%) MDX
12 224 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 222 (2.58%) .NET Framework
14 207 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 206 (2.40%) Node.js
16 200 (2.33%) Kafka
17 197 (2.29%) REST
18 175 (2.04%) JSON
19 153 (1.78%) RESTful
20 145 (1.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1,223 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
2 392 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 365 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
4 336 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 234 (2.72%) Data Structures
6 213 (2.48%) User Experience
7 191 (2.22%) Fintech
8 186 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 153 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
10 141 (1.64%) Replication
11 136 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 105 (1.22%) NHS
13 96 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 91 (1.06%) Private Cloud
14 91 (1.06%) Reinsurance
15 76 (0.88%) Robotics
16 71 (0.83%) Social Media
17 69 (0.80%) Clustering
18 65 (0.76%) Credit Risk
18 65 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 574 (6.68%) Windows
2 513 (5.97%) Linux
3 260 (3.03%) Unix
4 170 (1.98%) Windows Server
5 70 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 53 (0.62%) Android
8 34 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 27 (0.31%) CentOS
10 24 (0.28%) Solaris
11 22 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 17 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.16%) AIX
13 14 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.10%) SUSE
15 8 (0.093%) HPUX
16 7 (0.081%) Kali Linux
17 6 (0.070%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,479 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2,112 (24.59%) Analytics
3 1,962 (22.84%) ETL
4 1,308 (15.23%) Visualisation
5 1,202 (13.99%) Data Modelling
6 873 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
7 790 (9.20%) Scrum
8 752 (8.75%) Data Visualisation
9 744 (8.66%) Digital Marketing
10 737 (8.58%) Programme Management
11 688 (8.01%) Data Analysis
12 687 (8.00%) Project Management
13 662 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 548 (6.38%) Data Science
15 540 (6.29%) CRM
16 537 (6.25%) Data Management
17 526 (6.12%) DevOps
18 525 (6.11%) Decision-Making
19 512 (5.96%) Data Analytics
20 464 (5.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4,655 (54.19%) SQL
2 1,560 (18.16%) T-SQL
3 1,175 (13.68%) C#
4 956 (11.13%) Python
5 823 (9.58%) JavaScript
6 810 (9.43%) Java
7 409 (4.76%) R
8 380 (4.42%) PL/SQL
9 312 (3.63%) VBA
10 288 (3.35%) PowerShell
11 232 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 180 (2.10%) C++
13 157 (1.83%) PHP
14 149 (1.73%) Ruby
15 128 (1.49%) VB
16 114 (1.33%) Go
17 111 (1.29%) Scala
18 101 (1.18%) Perl
19 99 (1.15%) Shell Script
20 98 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1,164 (13.55%) Degree
2 271 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 207 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 182 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 156 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 80 (0.93%) ISEB
7 75 (0.87%) DV Cleared
8 51 (0.59%) CISSP
8 51 (0.59%) PMI Certification
9 48 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 46 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
11 44 (0.51%) MCSE
12 40 (0.47%) PMP
13 39 (0.45%) MCSA
13 39 (0.45%) PhD
14 35 (0.41%) ISTQB
15 34 (0.40%) Master's Degree
16 28 (0.33%) CISA
17 27 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 523 (6.09%) Data Quality
2 285 (3.32%) QA
3 169 (1.97%) GDPR
4 130 (1.51%) PMO
5 99 (1.15%) SLA
6 77 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 26 (0.30%) IFRS
9 20 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 15 (0.17%) IFRS 9
11 14 (0.16%) FATCA
11 14 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (0.13%) MiFID
13 10 (0.12%) EMIR
14 9 (0.10%) ISO 9001
15 8 (0.093%) Actionable Recommendations
16 6 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
17 5 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
17 5 (0.058%) PSD2
17 5 (0.058%) RMADS
System Software
1 251 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 172 (2.00%) Docker
3 100 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 70 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 41 (0.48%) vSphere
7 22 (0.26%) HDFS
8 17 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 15 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (0.13%) VirtualBox
10 11 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.070%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.047%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.047%) KVM
12 4 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.047%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.047%) Xen
13 3 (0.035%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.035%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.023%) Snort
Systems Management
1 196 (2.28%) Ansible
2 105 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 86 (1.00%) Puppet
4 66 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 64 (0.75%) Terraform
6 40 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 33 (0.38%) SCCM
8 26 (0.30%) Automic
8 26 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 23 (0.27%) Oozie
10 16 (0.19%) HP ALM
11 15 (0.17%) Backup Exec
12 13 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
12 13 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
13 12 (0.14%) Kibana
13 12 (0.14%) Nagios
14 11 (0.13%) Dollar Universe
14 11 (0.13%) Salt
15 10 (0.12%) Grafana
16 9 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2,824 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 1,436 (16.72%) Tableau
3 1,301 (15.15%) SAP
4 1,004 (11.69%) Oracle
5 343 (3.99%) Cognos
6 295 (3.43%) Google
7 224 (2.61%) Informatica
8 181 (2.11%) IBM
9 144 (1.68%) VMware
10 142 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
11 135 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 117 (1.36%) Talend
13 93 (1.08%) New Relic
14 92 (1.07%) Trend Micro
15 88 (1.02%) Alteryx
16 87 (1.01%) Adobe
17 65 (0.76%) Teradata
18 56 (0.65%) Cloudera
18 56 (0.65%) TIBCO
19 52 (0.61%) Cisco