Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > South West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 31 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 729 783 1,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.57% 7.67% 10.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 8.28% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 656 697 873
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,650 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.38% +3.50% -0.99%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,735 9,462 9,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.74% 92.69% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7,003 7,553 7,696
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the South West over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the South West

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. 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
Bristol -2 302 £47,500 - 39
Gloucestershire +16 165 £52,500 -4.55% 16
Wiltshire -6 115 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Somerset +8 72 £42,500 +3.66% 8
Dorset -5 35 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Devon -3 30 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Cornwall +11 5 £32,500 +12.07% 2
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 387 (53.09%) Finance
2 368 (50.48%) Marketing
3 341 (46.78%) SQL
4 328 (44.99%) Public Sector
5 325 (44.58%) Digital Marketing
6 324 (44.44%) Programme Management
7 322 (44.17%) SAP
8 321 (44.03%) Telecoms
8 321 (44.03%) Manufacturing
9 320 (43.90%) Electronics
10 272 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
11 173 (23.73%) Microsoft
12 170 (23.32%) Analytics
13 167 (22.91%) SQL Server
13 167 (22.91%) Python
14 165 (22.63%) Power Platform
15 164 (22.50%) Power BI
16 138 (18.93%) Data Warehouse
17 131 (17.97%) Azure
18 127 (17.42%) JavaScript
19 125 (17.15%) C#
20 123 (16.87%) ETL
21 112 (15.36%) Visualisation
22 110 (15.09%) Tableau
23 103 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 102 (13.99%) Security Cleared
24 102 (13.99%) Java
25 99 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
26 89 (12.21%) Linux
27 87 (11.93%) Scrum

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 37 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.43%) Apache
3 14 (1.92%) Confluence
4 11 (1.51%) SAS
4 11 (1.51%) Tornado
5 10 (1.37%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.96%) Apache Spark
7 7 (0.96%) JBoss
8 6 (0.82%) Mule
8 6 (0.82%) Mule ESB
8 6 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.69%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.41%) WordPress
11 2 (0.27%) IIS
11 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 46 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.82%) SPSS
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Marvel
6 1 (0.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.14%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 165 (22.63%) Power Platform
2 131 (17.97%) Azure
3 70 (9.60%) AWS
4 46 (6.31%) SaaS
5 29 (3.98%) GCP
6 25 (3.43%) Office 365
7 14 (1.92%) Azure Stack
8 13 (1.78%) OneDrive
9 12 (1.65%) PowerApps
10 10 (1.37%) Azure Data Factory
10 10 (1.37%) PaaS
11 6 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.82%) IaaS
12 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.55%) WeChat
13 3 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.27%) Yarn
15 1 (0.14%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.88%) DNS
2 18 (2.47%) Skype
3 15 (2.06%) DHCP
4 13 (1.78%) NetScaler
5 12 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.10%) Internet
6 8 (1.10%) SSH
6 8 (1.10%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.96%) Firewall
8 6 (0.82%) Network Security
9 5 (0.69%) HTTP
10 4 (0.55%) Intranet
10 4 (0.55%) SAN
10 4 (0.55%) Wireless
11 3 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.41%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (0.41%) VLAN
11 3 (0.41%) VPN
11 3 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 164 (22.50%) Power BI
3 138 (18.93%) Data Warehouse
4 103 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (10.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (5.62%) Big Data
8 33 (4.53%) QlikView
9 26 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.29%) Amazon Redshift
10 24 (3.29%) Hadoop
11 23 (3.16%) NoSQL
12 21 (2.88%) BigQuery
13 20 (2.74%) Looker
14 19 (2.61%) MongoDB
14 19 (2.61%) Oracle Database
15 17 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
16 16 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (2.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 23 (3.16%) JIRA
4 18 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 15 (2.06%) Eclipse RCP
5 15 (2.06%) Selenium
6 14 (1.92%) WebDriver
7 9 (1.23%) JUnit
7 9 (1.23%) SpecFlow
8 8 (1.10%) TestRail
8 8 (1.10%) Zephyr
9 7 (0.96%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.82%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.82%) IntelliJ
10 6 (0.82%) Maven
10 6 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (0.82%) Protractor
11 5 (0.69%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.69%) Vagrant
General
1 387 (53.09%) Finance
2 368 (50.48%) Marketing
3 328 (44.99%) Public Sector
4 321 (44.03%) Manufacturing
4 321 (44.03%) Telecoms
5 320 (43.90%) Electronics
6 37 (5.08%) Retail
7 17 (2.33%) Aerospace
8 16 (2.19%) Banking
8 16 (2.19%) Military
9 5 (0.69%) Automotive
9 5 (0.69%) Legal
10 3 (0.41%) Games
10 3 (0.41%) Law
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 245 (33.61%) Developer
2 133 (18.24%) Analyst
3 93 (12.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 62 (8.50%) Software Developer
5 54 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 48 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 45 (6.17%) Data Analyst
8 39 (5.35%) Business Developer
8 39 (5.35%) Consultant
9 34 (4.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 32 (4.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 30 (4.12%) C# Developer
11 30 (4.12%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 30 (4.12%) Software Engineer
12 28 (3.84%) Business Analyst
12 28 (3.84%) Data Engineer
13 27 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
15 25 (3.43%) Architect
16 24 (3.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (11.52%) .NET
2 75 (10.29%) HTML
3 74 (10.15%) AngularJS
4 70 (9.60%) CSS
5 53 (7.27%) Web Services
6 52 (7.13%) ASP.NET
7 49 (6.72%) SOAP
8 46 (6.31%) REST
9 34 (4.66%) Django
9 34 (4.66%) jQuery
10 33 (4.53%) Node.js
11 30 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (3.98%) WCF
13 27 (3.70%) React
14 26 (3.57%) .NET Core
15 24 (3.29%) XML
16 23 (3.16%) JSON
17 21 (2.88%) Hibernate
18 20 (2.74%) JPA
19 17 (2.33%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.74%) User Experience
5 17 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 17 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (0.96%) Clustering
8 7 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.69%) PKI
11 4 (0.55%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.55%) NHS
11 4 (0.55%) Social Media
11 4 (0.55%) Verilog
11 4 (0.55%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.21%) Linux
2 47 (6.45%) Windows
3 31 (4.25%) Unix
4 20 (2.74%) Solaris
5 14 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 12 (1.65%) CentOS
7 11 (1.51%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (44.58%) Digital Marketing
2 324 (44.44%) Programme Management
3 272 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (23.32%) Analytics
5 123 (16.87%) ETL
6 112 (15.36%) Visualisation
7 87 (11.93%) Scrum
8 70 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
9 68 (9.33%) Data Visualisation
10 67 (9.19%) CRM
11 66 (9.05%) Software Engineering
12 61 (8.37%) Data Modelling
13 51 (7.00%) TDD
14 49 (6.72%) ITIL
15 46 (6.31%) Mentoring
16 45 (6.17%) Actionable Insight
16 45 (6.17%) Machine Learning
17 44 (6.04%) OO
17 44 (6.04%) Project Management
18 43 (5.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 341 (46.78%) SQL
2 167 (22.91%) Python
3 127 (17.42%) JavaScript
4 125 (17.15%) C#
5 102 (13.99%) Java
6 50 (6.86%) C++
7 45 (6.17%) PHP
8 41 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 40 (5.49%) C
10 36 (4.94%) R
11 22 (3.02%) PowerShell
12 21 (2.88%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.33%) VBA
14 15 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.06%) Go
15 14 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 12 (1.65%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.37%) Perl
18 9 (1.23%) HiveQL
18 9 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 102 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 83 (11.39%) Degree
3 59 (8.09%) SC Cleared
4 37 (5.08%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.92%) MCP
7 13 (1.78%) CCA
7 13 (1.78%) RHCE
8 12 (1.65%) CCNA
8 12 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (1.10%) ISEB
11 7 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.55%) APMP
14 4 (0.55%) MCSA
14 4 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 22 (3.02%) QA
3 14 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 10 (1.37%) GDPR
5 6 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.41%) PMO
8 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.27%) RMADS
9 1 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.14%) NIST
9 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (5.21%) Docker
2 31 (4.25%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.78%) XenApp
6 8 (1.10%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.41%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.41%) vSphere
8 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.33%) SCOM
2 16 (2.19%) SCCM
3 13 (1.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 13 (1.78%) SCOrch
4 10 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.23%) Nagios
6 6 (0.82%) Cacti
6 6 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.69%) Ansible
7 5 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.69%) Puppet
8 3 (0.41%) Graylog
9 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 322 (44.17%) SAP
2 173 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 110 (15.09%) Tableau
4 67 (9.19%) Oracle
5 32 (4.39%) Google
6 26 (3.57%) VMware
7 23 (3.16%) Cisco
8 22 (3.02%) Splunk
9 19 (2.61%) Informatica
9 19 (2.61%) Talend
10 16 (2.19%) Teradata
11 14 (1.92%) Apple
12 11 (1.51%) DevExpress
13 10 (1.37%) Atlassian
13 10 (1.37%) Citrix
13 10 (1.37%) Cognos
14 9 (1.23%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.96%) SolarWinds
17 4 (0.55%) Cloudera