Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 11581 12017 13575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.52% 5.95% 6.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.26% 6.70% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9289 10032 11340
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,450 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +0.56%

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159516 179421 194215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.78% 88.90% 87.88%
Number of salaries quoted 127716 149365 157836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
England +3 10935 £49,000 -2.00% 735
UK excluding London +9 6586 £43,500 -3.33% 479
London -3 4680 £56,000 -2.61% 291
South East +14 1767 £47,500 - 100
North of England +3 1733 £42,500 - 152
Midlands -3 1058 £40,000 -5.88% 60
North West +5 1013 £40,000 -3.61% 90
South West +25 1007 £45,000 - 77
West Midlands +10 699 £40,000 -4.00% 29
Yorkshire -5 616 £42,500 - 54
East of England 0 607 £42,500 -5.56% 50
East Midlands -10 345 £42,500 -5.56% 31
Scotland -9 323 £45,000 -5.26% 28
North East +27 105 £45,000 +3.45% 8
Wales -20 87 £40,000 - 8
Northern Ireland +1 30 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Isle of Man - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 5865 (50.64%) SQL
2 4497 (38.83%) Finance
3 4137 (35.72%) SQL Server
4 3401 (29.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3377 (29.16%) Microsoft
6 3079 (26.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3001 (25.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2963 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
9 2529 (21.84%) SAP
10 2371 (20.47%) ETL
11 2288 (19.76%) Marketing
12 2239 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2214 (19.12%) Analytics
14 2052 (17.72%) T-SQL
15 1837 (15.86%) Manufacturing
16 1810 (15.63%) Telecoms
17 1748 (15.09%) Degree
18 1704 (14.71%) Programme Management
19 1700 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
20 1688 (14.58%) Electronics
21 1646 (14.21%) Power BI
22 1579 (13.63%) .NET
23 1547 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
24 1481 (12.79%) Oracle
25 1476 (12.75%) Tableau
26 1417 (12.24%) C#
27 1316 (11.36%) Java
28 1295 (11.18%) Big Data
29 1240 (10.71%) Data Modelling
30 1161 (10.03%) JavaScript

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 460 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 454 (3.92%) SAS
3 323 (2.79%) Apache Spark
4 201 (1.74%) Apache
5 156 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 148 (1.28%) CMS
7 110 (0.95%) IIS
7 110 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 107 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 85 (0.73%) Mule
10 82 (0.71%) Confluence
11 77 (0.66%) JBoss
12 64 (0.55%) Mule ESB
13 61 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
14 59 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 51 (0.44%) NetWeaver
16 49 (0.42%) WebSphere
17 46 (0.40%) MS Exchange
18 44 (0.38%) Apache Pig
19 43 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1073 (9.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 327 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 192 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 143 (1.23%) SPSS
5 127 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 59 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 59 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 53 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 50 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 38 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 29 (0.25%) FileZilla
11 16 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
12 15 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
12 15 (0.13%) Camtasia
13 14 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
14 7 (0.060%) Moqups
15 5 (0.043%) InDesign
15 5 (0.043%) InfoPath
15 5 (0.043%) InVision
16 4 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 173 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 162 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 138 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 134 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 87 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
6 84 (0.73%) SAP BPC
7 76 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
8 70 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
9 64 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
10 56 (0.48%) SAP ERP
11 55 (0.47%) SAP FI
12 46 (0.40%) SAP CO
12 46 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
13 36 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
14 35 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
15 29 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
16 26 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
17 25 (0.22%) SAP SD
18 24 (0.21%) Magento
19 22 (0.19%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1116 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 905 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 352 (3.04%) SaaS
4 222 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 136 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 133 (1.15%) Office 365
7 130 (1.12%) Google Analytics
8 123 (1.06%) GitHub
9 102 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
10 94 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
11 73 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
12 66 (0.57%) IaaS
13 64 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 62 (0.54%) PaaS
15 54 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
16 52 (0.45%) Google Play
17 41 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
18 39 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
19 35 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 25 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 131 (1.13%) Internet
2 105 (0.91%) HTTP
3 75 (0.65%) FTP
4 69 (0.60%) Intranet
5 67 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 57 (0.49%) DNS
7 55 (0.47%) Firewall
7 55 (0.47%) WAN
8 44 (0.38%) LAN
9 41 (0.35%) DHCP
10 39 (0.34%) SMS
11 37 (0.32%) SAN
12 32 (0.28%) VPN
13 30 (0.26%) SMTP
14 27 (0.23%) AMQP
15 26 (0.22%) SSL
16 24 (0.21%) MPLS
17 23 (0.20%) VLAN
18 17 (0.15%) Skype
18 17 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4137 (35.72%) SQL Server
2 3401 (29.37%) Data Warehouse
3 3079 (26.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3001 (25.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2239 (19.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1646 (14.21%) Power BI
7 1295 (11.18%) Big Data
8 1047 (9.04%) QlikView
9 894 (7.72%) BusinessObjects
10 750 (6.48%) Relational Database
11 661 (5.71%) Hadoop
12 649 (5.60%) MySQL
13 624 (5.39%) NoSQL
14 588 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 564 (4.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 559 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
17 546 (4.71%) SQL Server 2016
18 423 (3.65%) OLAP
19 356 (3.07%) SAP BW
20 337 (2.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 565 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 385 (3.32%) Visual Studio
3 352 (3.04%) JIRA
4 316 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 182 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 165 (1.42%) JUnit
7 141 (1.22%) Subversion
8 126 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 118 (1.02%) Selenium
10 116 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
11 109 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 80 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 73 (0.63%) Maven
14 72 (0.62%) IntelliJ
15 67 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
16 63 (0.54%) Eclipse
17 61 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
18 56 (0.48%) Cucumber
19 54 (0.47%) gulp
20 53 (0.46%) Bitbucket
General
1 4497 (38.83%) Finance
2 2288 (19.76%) Marketing
3 1837 (15.86%) Manufacturing
4 1810 (15.63%) Telecoms
5 1688 (14.58%) Electronics
6 1022 (8.82%) Retail
7 812 (7.01%) Legal
8 569 (4.91%) Banking
9 358 (3.09%) Games
10 322 (2.78%) Advertising
11 156 (1.35%) Retail Banking
12 152 (1.31%) Law
13 142 (1.23%) Publishing
14 138 (1.19%) Investment Banking
15 113 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 105 (0.91%) Back Office
16 105 (0.91%) Front Office
17 80 (0.69%) Financial Institution
18 59 (0.51%) Billing
19 57 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4547 (39.26%) Developer
2 2226 (19.22%) Analyst
3 1857 (16.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1255 (10.84%) SQL Developer
5 983 (8.49%) Consultant
6 839 (7.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 681 (5.88%) Architect
8 668 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 660 (5.70%) SQL BI Developer
10 510 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 477 (4.12%) Business Analyst
12 462 (3.99%) SQL Analyst
13 435 (3.76%) SSIS Developer
14 402 (3.47%) SQL Server Developer
15 400 (3.45%) Business Developer
16 399 (3.45%) DBA
17 391 (3.38%) Data Analyst
18 379 (3.27%) SSRS Developer
19 364 (3.14%) C# Developer
20 332 (2.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1579 (13.63%) .NET
2 1038 (8.96%) HTML
3 844 (7.29%) CSS
4 658 (5.68%) ASP.NET
5 609 (5.26%) XML
6 606 (5.23%) Web Services
7 448 (3.87%) HTML5
8 428 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 403 (3.48%) MDX
10 375 (3.24%) jQuery
11 370 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 331 (2.86%) REST
13 325 (2.81%) JSON
14 304 (2.62%) RESTful
15 286 (2.47%) Node.js
16 274 (2.37%) .NET Framework
17 258 (2.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 234 (2.02%) CSS3
18 234 (2.02%) SOAP
19 213 (1.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1547 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 606 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 541 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 341 (2.94%) User Experience
5 269 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
6 222 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 196 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 169 (1.46%) Fintech
9 146 (1.26%) Replication
10 143 (1.23%) Clustering
11 142 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 136 (1.17%) Social Media
13 130 (1.12%) Algorithms
14 103 (0.89%) Credit Risk
15 96 (0.83%) FMCG
16 87 (0.75%) BBC
17 70 (0.60%) Hedge funds
18 67 (0.58%) NHS
19 61 (0.53%) iPad
20 60 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 888 (7.67%) Linux
2 701 (6.05%) Windows
3 317 (2.74%) Unix
4 218 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 205 (1.77%) Android
6 174 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 78 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 74 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 61 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 45 (0.39%) CentOS
12 42 (0.36%) Debian
13 27 (0.23%) Solaris
14 22 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 14 (0.12%) AIX
17 11 (0.095%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.052%) HPUX
19 6 (0.052%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2963 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 2371 (20.47%) ETL
3 2214 (19.12%) Analytics
4 1704 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 1700 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
6 1240 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 1136 (9.81%) Visualisation
8 899 (7.76%) Scrum
9 826 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 795 (6.86%) Data Analysis
11 784 (6.77%) Data Visualisation
12 777 (6.71%) Data Management
13 776 (6.70%) Project Management
14 737 (6.36%) CRM
15 720 (6.22%) MVC
16 690 (5.96%) Mentoring
17 675 (5.83%) ERP
18 627 (5.41%) TDD
19 555 (4.79%) Data Analytics
20 516 (4.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5865 (50.64%) SQL
2 2052 (17.72%) T-SQL
3 1417 (12.24%) C#
4 1316 (11.36%) Java
5 1161 (10.03%) JavaScript
6 911 (7.87%) Python
7 420 (3.63%) R
8 399 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 394 (3.40%) PHP
10 307 (2.65%) C++
11 301 (2.60%) Ruby
12 298 (2.57%) VBA
13 226 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 218 (1.88%) C
15 216 (1.87%) VB
16 209 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 209 (1.80%) VB.NET
17 171 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 150 (1.30%) Scala
19 112 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1748 (15.09%) Degree
2 352 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 245 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 190 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 135 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 87 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
7 80 (0.69%) ISEB
8 66 (0.57%) PhD
9 62 (0.54%) Master's Degree
10 58 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 47 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 42 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 39 (0.34%) MCSE
14 34 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
15 33 (0.28%) PMP
16 31 (0.27%) CISM
16 31 (0.27%) MCSA
16 31 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 29 (0.25%) CISSP
18 25 (0.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 622 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 385 (3.32%) QA
3 101 (0.87%) SLA
4 55 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 47 (0.41%) GDPR
7 39 (0.34%) PMO
8 27 (0.23%) Basel III
9 26 (0.22%) GCP
10 19 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 18 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.069%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.060%) MiFID
14 7 (0.060%) RMADS
14 7 (0.060%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.052%) COBIT
16 5 (0.043%) SEPA
17 4 (0.035%) DO-254
17 4 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 222 (1.92%) Docker
2 183 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 71 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 29 (0.25%) HDFS
7 27 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 22 (0.19%) KVM
9 20 (0.17%) XenApp
10 15 (0.13%) XenServer
11 14 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.11%) Varnish
12 13 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (0.086%) Shibboleth
15 9 (0.078%) Cronacle
16 8 (0.069%) vSphere
17 6 (0.052%) Samba
17 6 (0.052%) Squid
Systems Management
1 183 (1.58%) Ansible
2 162 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 160 (1.38%) Puppet
4 97 (0.84%) Kubernetes
5 89 (0.77%) Terraform
6 61 (0.53%) Kibana
7 46 (0.40%) Packer
8 41 (0.35%) logstash
9 35 (0.30%) Mesos
10 26 (0.22%) Grafana
10 26 (0.22%) ZABBIX
11 24 (0.21%) Nagios
12 23 (0.20%) Oozie
13 22 (0.19%) SCCM
14 17 (0.15%) Prometheus
14 17 (0.15%) Zipkin
15 16 (0.14%) Salt
16 14 (0.12%) WSUS
17 12 (0.10%) Control-M
17 12 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3377 (29.16%) Microsoft
2 2529 (21.84%) SAP
3 1481 (12.79%) Oracle
4 1476 (12.75%) Tableau
5 525 (4.53%) Cognos
6 431 (3.72%) Google
7 321 (2.77%) MicroStrategy
8 313 (2.70%) Informatica
9 245 (2.12%) IBM
10 202 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
11 146 (1.26%) VMware
12 136 (1.17%) Teradata
13 134 (1.16%) Adobe
13 134 (1.16%) Apple
14 117 (1.01%) Alteryx
15 116 (1.00%) Talend
16 98 (0.85%) Hyperion
17 90 (0.78%) Birst
18 88 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
19 80 (0.69%) Netezza
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, vouchers, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-35k DOE + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension+Medical + Lots more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Company Pension, Life Cover, Priva
Posted: 5 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Consult Resolute Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £550000.00 - £750000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago