Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 62 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 747 532 1,312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.57% 4.45% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 4.84% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 580 413 1,050
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £39,508
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
England 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 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 15,306 10,984 24,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.64% 91.94% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10,858 9,026 19,819
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,301 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England 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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 0 266 £50,000 -13.04% 56
Berkshire -3 169 £57,500 -4.17% 29
Hampshire -48 142 £47,500 +5.56% 23
Surrey -4 140 £52,500 -8.70% 12
East Sussex +5 77 £42,500 -12.82% 4
Buckinghamshire -17 58 £42,500 -26.41% 20
West Sussex +15 54 £45,000 -6.25% 12
Kent -12 52 £42,000 -6.67% 11
Oxfordshire -2 40 £42,500 -20.93% 7
Middlesex +9 3 £52,500 +16.67%
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 334 (44.71%) SQL
2 315 (42.17%) Power Platform
3 309 (41.37%) Power BI
4 307 (41.10%) Finance
5 244 (32.66%) Social Skills
6 192 (25.70%) SQL Server
7 190 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (24.36%) Analytics
9 181 (24.23%) Microsoft
10 173 (23.16%) Marketing
11 164 (21.95%) Azure
12 155 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
13 154 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
14 143 (19.14%) Digital Marketing
15 135 (18.07%) Manufacturing
16 134 (17.94%) SAP
17 129 (17.27%) Telecoms
17 129 (17.27%) Visualisation
18 128 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
19 123 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 120 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 114 (15.26%) Python
21 114 (15.26%) Public Sector
22 113 (15.13%) Degree
23 110 (14.73%) ETL
24 106 (14.19%) Electronics
24 106 (14.19%) Programme Management
25 103 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
26 96 (12.85%) Project Management
27 90 (12.05%) Data Modelling

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 38 (5.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.34%) Confluence
3 9 (1.20%) CMS
3 9 (1.20%) SAS
4 8 (1.07%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.07%) WordPress
5 5 (0.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (0.67%) IIS
5 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.54%) nginx
7 3 (0.40%) Apache
7 3 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.27%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.27%) JBoss
8 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 103 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (6.69%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.61%) InVision
5 12 (1.61%) Sketch
6 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle Smart View
9 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.07%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.94%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.80%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.80%) Shopify
6 4 (0.54%) Cognos Controller
6 4 (0.54%) Infor CloudSuite
6 4 (0.54%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 4 (0.54%) Infor CRM
6 4 (0.54%) OPENHousing
6 4 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 315 (42.17%) Power Platform
2 164 (21.95%) Azure
3 47 (6.29%) AWS
4 43 (5.76%) Microsoft 365
5 40 (5.35%) PowerApps
6 37 (4.95%) Google Analytics
7 36 (4.82%) Dynamics 365
8 33 (4.42%) Azure Data Factory
9 28 (3.75%) SaaS
10 23 (3.08%) Power Automate
11 19 (2.54%) Snowflake
12 18 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (2.41%) Amazon S3
13 15 (2.01%) Amazon Cognito
13 15 (2.01%) GCP
13 15 (2.01%) npm
14 14 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 13 (1.74%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 12 (1.61%) Azure Logic Apps
17 9 (1.20%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.41%) 5G
2 15 (2.01%) Firewall
3 11 (1.47%) VPN
4 9 (1.20%) DNS
5 5 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (0.67%) DHCP
5 5 (0.67%) Internet
5 5 (0.67%) LAN
6 4 (0.54%) SCCP
6 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.54%) WAN
7 3 (0.40%) SSH
8 2 (0.27%) SMS
9 1 (0.13%) ATM
9 1 (0.13%) GSM
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) LTE
9 1 (0.13%) UMTS
9 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (41.37%) Power BI
2 192 (25.70%) SQL Server
3 155 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
4 123 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (10.58%) Tableau
7 46 (6.16%) Data Lake
8 44 (5.89%) Relational Database
9 41 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (3.61%) QlikView
11 20 (2.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 20 (2.68%) MySQL
12 16 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (2.14%) NoSQL
13 14 (1.87%) Big Data
13 14 (1.87%) OLAP
14 13 (1.74%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.74%) Star Schema
15 12 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 40 (5.35%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.82%) JIRA
3 16 (2.14%) webpack
4 15 (2.01%) Babel
5 13 (1.74%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 12 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.94%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.80%) Selenium
8 6 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.54%) ERwin
9 4 (0.54%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.54%) JUnit
9 4 (0.54%) Maven
9 4 (0.54%) Postman
10 3 (0.40%) Cypress.io
10 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.40%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.27%) GitLab
General
1 307 (41.10%) Finance
2 244 (32.66%) Social Skills
3 173 (23.16%) Marketing
4 135 (18.07%) Manufacturing
5 129 (17.27%) Telecoms
6 128 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
7 114 (15.26%) Public Sector
8 106 (14.19%) Electronics
9 62 (8.30%) Retail
10 56 (7.50%) Organisational Skills
11 40 (5.35%) Presentation Skills
12 17 (2.28%) Advertising
13 15 (2.01%) Wearables
14 11 (1.47%) Documentation Skills
15 10 (1.34%) Games
16 9 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
16 9 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.94%) Law
17 7 (0.94%) Legal
18 5 (0.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 179 (23.96%) Analyst
2 178 (23.83%) Developer
3 79 (10.58%) Data Analyst
4 56 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 52 (6.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 44 (5.89%) Consultant
7 43 (5.76%) SQL Developer
8 41 (5.49%) Architect
9 38 (5.09%) SQL Analyst
10 35 (4.69%) Data Engineer
11 30 (4.02%) SQL Data Analyst
12 24 (3.21%) Power BI Analyst
13 23 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (2.81%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.81%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
15 20 (2.68%) Administrator
15 20 (2.68%) React Developer
15 20 (2.68%) Software Engineer
16 19 (2.54%) Business Analyst
16 19 (2.54%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (10.71%) .NET
2 55 (7.36%) HTML
3 49 (6.56%) CSS
4 34 (4.55%) React
5 31 (4.15%) REST
6 24 (3.21%) ASP.NET
7 22 (2.95%) Pandas
8 21 (2.81%) RESTful
9 17 (2.28%) .NET Framework
9 17 (2.28%) AngularJS
9 17 (2.28%) jQuery
9 17 (2.28%) JSON
10 16 (2.14%) NumPy
10 16 (2.14%) TensorFlow
11 15 (2.01%) D3.js
11 15 (2.01%) Keras
11 15 (2.01%) React Native
12 14 (1.87%) Node.js
13 13 (1.74%) .NET Core
14 12 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.29%) User Experience
2 44 (5.89%) Data Structures
3 33 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (4.28%) Algorithms
5 23 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.81%) Virtual Team
7 20 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (2.68%) Legacy Systems
8 18 (2.41%) Smart City
9 17 (2.28%) Taxonomies
10 16 (2.14%) Data Centre
11 15 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.07%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.07%) SCADA
15 7 (0.94%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.94%) NHS
15 7 (0.94%) Replication
16 4 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.02%) Linux
2 39 (5.22%) Windows
3 18 (2.41%) Android
4 15 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.07%) Unix
6 7 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.40%) VMS
10 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (24.36%) Analytics
3 154 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (19.14%) Digital Marketing
5 129 (17.27%) Visualisation
6 110 (14.73%) ETL
7 106 (14.19%) Programme Management
8 96 (12.85%) Project Management
9 90 (12.05%) Data Analysis
9 90 (12.05%) Data Modelling
10 79 (10.58%) Data Visualisation
11 71 (9.50%) Data Science
12 68 (9.10%) DevOps
13 67 (8.97%) Data Analytics
14 62 (8.30%) Decision-Making
15 60 (8.03%) Machine Learning
16 58 (7.76%) Migration
17 55 (7.36%) Data Management
18 46 (6.16%) Scrum
19 43 (5.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 334 (44.71%) SQL
2 114 (15.26%) Python
3 90 (12.05%) T-SQL
4 89 (11.91%) JavaScript
5 74 (9.91%) C#
6 36 (4.82%) Java
7 26 (3.48%) PowerShell
8 24 (3.21%) R
9 16 (2.14%) C++
10 15 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 15 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.74%) C
12 12 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.34%) VB
14 8 (1.07%) Perl
14 8 (1.07%) PHP
15 7 (0.94%) Cython
15 7 (0.94%) VBA
16 4 (0.54%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 113 (15.13%) Degree
2 35 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.74%) CISSP
6 11 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (1.07%) APMP
7 8 (1.07%) CRISC
7 8 (1.07%) ISEB
7 8 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.80%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) CISM
10 5 (0.67%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.54%) MCSA
11 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.40%) CSPO
12 3 (0.40%) MCSE
13 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.29%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.68%) QA
3 16 (2.14%) GDPR
3 16 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.87%) NIST
5 12 (1.61%) Actionable Recommendations
6 9 (1.20%) PMO
7 2 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.27%) HL7
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.13%) GRC
8 1 (0.13%) NCSC
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.28%) Firmware
3 12 (1.61%) Docker
4 5 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.61%) Terraform
3 8 (1.07%) Ansible
4 6 (0.80%) HP ALM
5 5 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.27%) SCCM
7 2 (0.27%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.13%) Control-M
8 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.13%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 181 (24.23%) Microsoft
2 134 (17.94%) SAP
3 51 (6.83%) Oracle
4 34 (4.55%) Google
5 22 (2.95%) Cognos
5 22 (2.95%) Databricks
5 22 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (2.68%) Informatica
7 17 (2.28%) Adobe
8 14 (1.87%) Cisco
9 13 (1.74%) Remedy
10 11 (1.47%) VMware
11 10 (1.34%) F5
12 8 (1.07%) Infor
13 7 (0.94%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
14 6 (0.80%) HP
14 6 (0.80%) IBM
14 6 (0.80%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.67%) EMC