Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 60 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 664 850 1,324
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.27% 4.35% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 4.78% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 568 682 1,008
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,775 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £39,508
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £67,125
90th Percentile £72,875 £80,000 £77,650
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,560 17,778 24,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.73% 90.98% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,947 14,517 20,093
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the South East

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Thames Valley -13 186 £53,875 -6.30% 35
Surrey +10 152 £52,500 -12.50% 13
Hampshire +23 150 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Berkshire -28 113 £57,500 -4.17% 21
West Sussex +23 65 £42,500 -10.53% 4
East Sussex +44 60 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Oxfordshire +39 46 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Kent 0 32 £40,500 -4.71% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 29 £36,500 -33.64% 11
Middlesex +3 7 £52,500 -12.50%
Sussex - 1 £35,000 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 294 (44.28%) SQL
2 271 (40.81%) Finance
3 257 (38.70%) Power Platform
4 254 (38.25%) Power BI
5 177 (26.66%) Azure
6 157 (23.64%) Marketing
7 155 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
8 150 (22.59%) Microsoft
9 149 (22.44%) Analytics
10 148 (22.29%) SQL Server
11 139 (20.93%) SAP
12 129 (19.43%) Data Warehouse
13 125 (18.83%) Digital Marketing
13 125 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
14 115 (17.32%) Manufacturing
15 111 (16.72%) Telecoms
16 102 (15.36%) Visualisation
16 102 (15.36%) Public Sector
17 98 (14.76%) Programme Management
18 96 (14.46%) Electronics
18 96 (14.46%) ETL
18 96 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 95 (14.31%) Data Modelling
20 94 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 86 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
22 80 (12.05%) Data Analysis
22 80 (12.05%) Python
23 77 (11.60%) T-SQL
23 77 (11.60%) C#
24 76 (11.45%) .NET

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 49 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.71%) CMS
3 13 (1.96%) SAS
4 12 (1.81%) WordPress
5 8 (1.20%) Confluence
6 7 (1.05%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.75%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.60%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.60%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.30%) IIS
9 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 68 (10.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.20%) InVision
5 8 (1.20%) Sketch
6 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (2.11%) NetSuite
3 12 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.81%) Infor M3
4 10 (1.51%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.60%) Shopify
7 3 (0.45%) Maximo
7 3 (0.45%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.45%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.45%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.15%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.15%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 257 (38.70%) Power Platform
2 177 (26.66%) Azure
3 43 (6.48%) Azure Data Factory
4 41 (6.17%) SaaS
5 40 (6.02%) Microsoft 365
6 35 (5.27%) PowerApps
7 34 (5.12%) AWS
8 33 (4.97%) Dynamics 365
9 25 (3.77%) Google Analytics
10 24 (3.61%) Power Automate
11 19 (2.86%) GCP
12 13 (1.96%) Azure Sentinel
13 12 (1.81%) Azure Logic Apps
13 12 (1.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 8 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 8 (1.20%) IaaS
14 8 (1.20%) PaaS
15 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (0.75%) Azure Functions
16 5 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.05%) Firewall
2 4 (0.60%) DHCP
2 4 (0.60%) DNS
2 4 (0.60%) Internet
2 4 (0.60%) Skype
3 3 (0.45%) SMS
4 2 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.15%) LAN
5 1 (0.15%) SAN
5 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (38.25%) Power BI
2 148 (22.29%) SQL Server
3 129 (19.43%) Data Warehouse
4 96 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (14.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (10.84%) Tableau
7 38 (5.72%) Data Lake
8 35 (5.27%) Relational Database
9 34 (5.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (4.82%) MySQL
11 28 (4.22%) QlikView
12 26 (3.92%) Snowflake Schema
13 21 (3.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 19 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
15 18 (2.71%) Oracle ODI
16 16 (2.41%) Big Data
16 16 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (2.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 12 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.71%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.81%) JIRA
4 10 (1.51%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 4 (0.60%) Moq
5 4 (0.60%) NUnit
6 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.45%) ERwin
6 3 (0.45%) JUnit
6 3 (0.45%) Maven
6 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.30%) ER Studio
7 2 (0.30%) GitLab
7 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.30%) Selenium
7 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.30%) Xcode
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 271 (40.81%) Finance
2 157 (23.64%) Marketing
3 115 (17.32%) Manufacturing
4 111 (16.72%) Telecoms
5 102 (15.36%) Public Sector
6 96 (14.46%) Electronics
7 26 (3.92%) Retail
8 13 (1.96%) Advertising
9 9 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.20%) Legal
11 7 (1.05%) Games
12 5 (0.75%) Banking
13 4 (0.60%) Local Government
14 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.45%) Law
15 2 (0.30%) Back Office
15 2 (0.30%) Military
16 1 (0.15%) Automotive
16 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (26.05%) Developer
2 155 (23.34%) Analyst
3 66 (9.94%) Data Analyst
4 55 (8.28%) Consultant
5 45 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 44 (6.63%) Data Engineer
7 42 (6.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 37 (5.57%) Architect
9 31 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 30 (4.52%) SQL Developer
11 29 (4.37%) SQL Analyst
12 26 (3.92%) Business Analyst
13 25 (3.77%) IT Analyst
14 21 (3.16%) SQL Data Analyst
15 20 (3.01%) Software Developer
16 19 (2.86%) IT Risk Analyst
16 19 (2.86%) Power BI Analyst
16 19 (2.86%) Risk Analyst
16 19 (2.86%) Software Engineer
17 18 (2.71%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (11.45%) .NET
2 60 (9.04%) HTML
3 57 (8.58%) CSS
4 26 (3.92%) .NET Core
4 26 (3.92%) ASP.NET
5 25 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (3.16%) JSON
7 20 (3.01%) jQuery
8 19 (2.86%) REST
9 17 (2.56%) Entity Framework
9 17 (2.56%) Web Services
10 15 (2.26%) .NET Framework
11 14 (2.11%) XML
12 13 (1.96%) Pandas
12 13 (1.96%) SOAP
13 12 (1.81%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.81%) RESTful
14 11 (1.66%) LINQ
15 10 (1.51%) React
15 10 (1.51%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 125 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.33%) Organisational Skills
3 36 (5.42%) Data Structures
4 25 (3.77%) User Experience
5 20 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.56%) Taxonomies
7 15 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (1.81%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.81%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.51%) Analytical Mindset
10 9 (1.36%) NHS
11 8 (1.20%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.90%) Replication
13 5 (0.75%) Blog
13 5 (0.75%) CMDB
14 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.60%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.37%) Linux
2 18 (2.71%) Windows
3 8 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.60%) Android
5 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.45%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.30%) Unix
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (22.44%) Analytics
3 125 (18.83%) Digital Marketing
4 102 (15.36%) Visualisation
5 98 (14.76%) Programme Management
6 96 (14.46%) ETL
7 95 (14.31%) Data Modelling
8 86 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
9 80 (12.05%) Data Analysis
10 58 (8.73%) Data Visualisation
10 58 (8.73%) Decision-Making
11 54 (8.13%) DevOps
12 51 (7.68%) Cybersecurity
13 46 (6.93%) Project Management
14 44 (6.63%) Data Analytics
15 43 (6.48%) Business Analysis
16 42 (6.33%) Data Governance
16 42 (6.33%) Migration
16 42 (6.33%) SDLC
17 41 (6.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 294 (44.28%) SQL
2 80 (12.05%) Python
3 77 (11.60%) C#
3 77 (11.60%) T-SQL
4 68 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 36 (5.42%) Java
6 27 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 26 (3.92%) R
8 19 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 16 (2.41%) PHP
10 15 (2.26%) C++
11 14 (2.11%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.96%) C
13 10 (1.51%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.05%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.05%) VBA
15 5 (0.75%) VB
16 3 (0.45%) ES6
16 3 (0.45%) Ruby
16 3 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 76 (11.45%) Degree
2 39 (5.87%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.71%) CISSP
4 18 (2.71%) CRISC
5 11 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.75%) ISEB
6 5 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.45%) APMP
7 3 (0.45%) CSPO
7 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) ACCA
8 2 (0.30%) CIMA
8 2 (0.30%) HNC
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.72%) Data Quality
2 37 (5.57%) QA
3 30 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (3.61%) NIST
5 14 (2.11%) GDPR
6 8 (1.20%) Actionable Recommendations
7 7 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (0.90%) PMO
9 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.30%) SLA
11 1 (0.15%) GRC
11 1 (0.15%) HL7
11 1 (0.15%) SOC 2
System Software
1 12 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.20%) Docker
3 4 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.45%) HDFS
5 2 (0.30%) Firmware
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.20%) Terraform
3 5 (0.75%) HP ALM
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.30%) Ansible
5 2 (0.30%) SCCM
5 2 (0.30%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 139 (20.93%) SAP
3 40 (6.02%) Oracle
4 32 (4.82%) Cognos
5 31 (4.67%) Google
6 24 (3.61%) Databricks
7 21 (3.16%) Informatica
7 21 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.96%) Adobe
8 13 (1.96%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.36%) Epicor
9 9 (1.36%) IBM
9 9 (1.36%) IFS
9 9 (1.36%) Infor
10 8 (1.20%) TIBCO
11 6 (0.90%) Cisco
11 6 (0.90%) F5
11 6 (0.90%) hybris
11 6 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (0.90%) VMware