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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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 39 46
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 9,548 5,737 5,134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.87% 6.31% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 6.76% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,955 4,755 4,111
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +10.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -5.15% +7.78%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 154,584 84,827 87,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.97% 93.35% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82,248 63,321 70,426
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the UK

Business Intelligence
Top 18 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 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -10 8,434 £55,000 - 822
London -12 4,492 £65,000 - 293
Work from Home -11 4,422 £57,000 +8.57% 324
UK excluding London -6 3,977 £50,000 +8.70% 559
South East +11 1,195 £54,000 +13.68% 174
North of England -22 922 £47,500 +5.56% 118
South West +8 661 £45,000 -3.23% 59
Midlands -8 626 £50,000 +6.38% 117
North West -14 539 £50,000 +4.17% 60
West Midlands -18 434 £52,500 +10.53% 70
Yorkshire -29 317 £45,000 +4.05% 32
East of England -25 292 £47,500 -9.52% 57
Scotland -26 218 £49,750 +10.56% 28
East Midlands -5 191 £50,000 +17.65% 46
Wales -28 85 £45,000 +3.45% 7
North East +2 66 £47,500 +25.41% 27
Northern Ireland -11 16 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Channel Islands - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 5,273 (55.23%) SQL
2 4,177 (43.75%) Power Platform
3 4,141 (43.37%) Power BI
4 3,598 (37.68%) Analytics
5 2,950 (30.90%) Finance
6 2,846 (29.81%) Agile
7 2,830 (29.64%) Social Skills
8 2,673 (28.00%) Azure
9 2,549 (26.70%) Data Warehouse
10 2,461 (25.78%) Microsoft
11 2,284 (23.92%) Python
12 2,130 (22.31%) ETL
13 2,127 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
14 2,064 (21.62%) Visualisation
15 1,951 (20.43%) Data Modelling
16 1,887 (19.76%) SQL Server
17 1,586 (16.61%) Tableau
18 1,583 (16.58%) AWS
19 1,567 (16.41%) Marketing
20 1,484 (15.54%) Data Science
21 1,444 (15.12%) Degree
22 1,427 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
23 1,363 (14.28%) DevOps
24 1,326 (13.89%) Data Analysis
25 1,310 (13.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 1,257 (13.17%) Microsoft Excel
27 1,109 (11.61%) Data Visualisation
28 1,102 (11.54%) Data Analytics
29 1,072 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
30 1,009 (10.57%) T-SQL

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
1 468 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 335 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 213 (2.23%) Apache Airflow
4 166 (1.74%) SAS
5 160 (1.68%) Apache
6 147 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 110 (1.15%) Confluence
8 73 (0.76%) CMS
9 52 (0.54%) IIS
10 51 (0.53%) WordPress
11 48 (0.50%) Tomcat
12 42 (0.44%) Jupyter
13 39 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
14 27 (0.28%) ArcGIS
15 22 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
16 21 (0.22%) WebLogic
17 20 (0.21%) Apache Pulsar
18 18 (0.19%) MS Exchange
19 17 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 15 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1,257 (13.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 383 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
3 231 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 88 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 82 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 53 (0.56%) Sketch
7 48 (0.50%) SPSS
8 37 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
9 32 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 29 (0.30%) Stata
11 28 (0.29%) Photoshop
12 26 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
13 20 (0.21%) Zeplin
14 19 (0.20%) InVision
15 14 (0.15%) Adobe XD
16 8 (0.084%) Pipeline Pilot
17 5 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
17 5 (0.052%) Campfire
17 5 (0.052%) InfoPath
18 3 (0.031%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 220 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 64 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 59 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 54 (0.57%) NetSuite
6 35 (0.37%) Maximo
7 32 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
8 31 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
9 29 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
10 27 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 21 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 21 (0.22%) Shopify
12 20 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
13 18 (0.19%) FastStats
13 18 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
13 18 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 17 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
15 15 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
16 14 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
16 14 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 4,177 (43.75%) Power Platform
2 2,673 (28.00%) Azure
3 1,583 (16.58%) AWS
4 845 (8.85%) GCP
5 702 (7.35%) Azure Data Factory
6 554 (5.80%) SaaS
7 441 (4.62%) Microsoft 365
8 430 (4.50%) Snowflake
9 388 (4.06%) PowerApps
10 364 (3.81%) Dynamics 365
11 311 (3.26%) Serverless
12 273 (2.86%) Power Automate
13 268 (2.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 251 (2.63%) Google Analytics
15 208 (2.18%) GitHub
16 194 (2.03%) dbt
17 190 (1.99%) PaaS
18 189 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
19 183 (1.92%) Amazon S3
20 166 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (0.90%) Firewall
2 73 (0.76%) HTTP
3 72 (0.75%) Internet
4 70 (0.73%) VPN
5 49 (0.51%) Broadband
6 42 (0.44%) Intranet
7 41 (0.43%) LAN
7 41 (0.43%) Network Security
8 37 (0.39%) WAN
9 30 (0.31%) TCP/IP
10 29 (0.30%) Wireless
11 28 (0.29%) DNS
12 24 (0.25%) Bluetooth
13 22 (0.23%) Skype
14 20 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (0.10%) ATM
15 10 (0.10%) SAN
15 10 (0.10%) VLAN
16 9 (0.094%) DHCP
17 8 (0.084%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,141 (43.37%) Power BI
2 2,549 (26.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1,887 (19.76%) SQL Server
4 1,586 (16.61%) Tableau
5 1,310 (13.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,072 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 858 (8.99%) Data Lake
8 799 (8.37%) Big Data
9 636 (6.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 608 (6.37%) Relational Database
11 525 (5.50%) NoSQL
12 446 (4.67%) Looker
13 408 (4.27%) BigQuery
14 373 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
15 362 (3.79%) MySQL
16 357 (3.74%) Amazon Redshift
17 313 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
18 277 (2.90%) QlikView
19 265 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
20 252 (2.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 617 (6.46%) Git (software)
2 435 (4.56%) JIRA
3 210 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 154 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 141 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 96 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (0.78%) GitLab
8 71 (0.74%) Cypress.io
9 50 (0.52%) ERwin
10 49 (0.51%) Subversion
11 46 (0.48%) webpack
12 39 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
13 36 (0.38%) CircleCI
14 35 (0.37%) Selenium
15 34 (0.36%) Postman
16 32 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (0.30%) ER Studio
17 29 (0.30%) TeamCity
18 26 (0.27%) RStudio
19 24 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 2,950 (30.90%) Finance
2 2,830 (29.64%) Social Skills
3 2,127 (22.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1,567 (16.41%) Marketing
5 864 (9.05%) Manufacturing
6 819 (8.58%) Public Sector
7 793 (8.31%) Retail
8 707 (7.40%) Telecoms
9 599 (6.27%) Electronics
10 461 (4.83%) Legal
11 408 (4.27%) Banking
12 348 (3.64%) Presentation Skills
13 336 (3.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 313 (3.28%) Games
15 284 (2.97%) Advertising
16 268 (2.81%) Law
17 248 (2.60%) Influencing Skills
18 229 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
19 164 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
20 138 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,130 (22.31%) Analyst
2 2,028 (21.24%) Developer
3 1,097 (11.49%) Data Engineer
4 849 (8.89%) Data Analyst
5 819 (8.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 534 (5.59%) Architect
7 523 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 380 (3.98%) Consultant
9 377 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
10 353 (3.70%) SQL Developer
11 332 (3.48%) Senior Developer
12 312 (3.27%) Data Architect
13 293 (3.07%) Senior Data Engineer
14 267 (2.80%) Business Analyst
15 264 (2.76%) Data Manager
16 248 (2.60%) Software Engineer
17 221 (2.31%) Power BI Developer
18 206 (2.16%) Product Manager
19 186 (1.95%) Project Manager
20 183 (1.92%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 629 (6.59%) .NET
2 471 (4.93%) React
3 368 (3.85%) HTML
4 310 (3.25%) CSS
5 300 (3.14%) REST
6 284 (2.97%) Kafka
7 245 (2.57%) Node.js
8 207 (2.17%) XML
9 199 (2.08%) Web Services
10 187 (1.96%) RESTful
11 184 (1.93%) JSON
12 175 (1.83%) AngularJS
13 151 (1.58%) .NET Core
14 138 (1.45%) PySpark
15 116 (1.21%) .NET Framework
16 112 (1.17%) HTML5
17 107 (1.12%) ASP.NET
18 104 (1.09%) Vue.js
19 100 (1.05%) Sass
20 90 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 519 (5.44%) User Experience
2 438 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 436 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
4 324 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 246 (2.58%) Data Structures
6 180 (1.89%) NHS
7 159 (1.67%) Virtual Team
8 143 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 139 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 128 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
11 105 (1.10%) IoT
12 98 (1.03%) Blog
13 92 (0.96%) Cloud Native
14 90 (0.94%) Data Centre
15 79 (0.83%) Marketing Technology
16 78 (0.82%) FMCG
17 77 (0.81%) Legacy Systems
18 72 (0.75%) Sports Betting
19 71 (0.74%) Public Cloud
20 65 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 375 (3.93%) Linux
2 311 (3.26%) Windows
3 140 (1.47%) Unix
4 116 (1.21%) Windows Server
5 111 (1.16%) Android
6 84 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 27 (0.28%) CentOS
8 22 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 14 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
10 10 (0.10%) VMS
10 10 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.042%) AIX
11 4 (0.042%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.042%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.031%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.031%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.031%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.021%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.021%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.021%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,598 (37.68%) Analytics
2 2,846 (29.81%) Agile
3 2,130 (22.31%) ETL
4 2,064 (21.62%) Visualisation
5 1,951 (20.43%) Data Modelling
6 1,484 (15.54%) Data Science
7 1,427 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
8 1,363 (14.28%) DevOps
9 1,326 (13.89%) Data Analysis
10 1,109 (11.61%) Data Visualisation
11 1,102 (11.54%) Data Analytics
12 975 (10.21%) Decision-Making
13 958 (10.03%) Data Engineering
14 899 (9.42%) Data Management
15 845 (8.85%) Scrum
16 833 (8.72%) CI/CD
17 782 (8.19%) Project Management
18 749 (7.84%) Machine Learning
19 728 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
20 699 (7.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5,273 (55.23%) SQL
2 2,284 (23.92%) Python
3 1,009 (10.57%) T-SQL
4 821 (8.60%) JavaScript
5 736 (7.71%) C#
6 714 (7.48%) Java
7 633 (6.63%) R
8 361 (3.78%) PowerShell
9 260 (2.72%) VBA
10 258 (2.70%) Scala
11 242 (2.53%) TypeScript
12 214 (2.24%) C
13 213 (2.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 192 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 163 (1.71%) PHP
16 130 (1.36%) Bash
17 122 (1.28%) C++
18 112 (1.17%) Ruby
19 87 (0.91%) Kotlin
20 82 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,444 (15.12%) Degree
2 286 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 228 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 209 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 116 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 95 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 94 (0.98%) Master's Degree
8 55 (0.58%) PhD
9 37 (0.39%) AWS Certification
10 29 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 25 (0.26%) PMP
13 24 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
13 24 (0.25%) DV Cleared
14 21 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 21 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
15 20 (0.21%) ISEB
16 19 (0.20%) CIMA
17 18 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 15 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 850 (8.90%) Data Quality
2 418 (4.38%) QA
3 267 (2.80%) GDPR
4 127 (1.33%) SLA
5 111 (1.16%) PMO
6 69 (0.72%) Accessibility
7 42 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 41 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
9 27 (0.28%) NIST
10 22 (0.23%) HL7
11 16 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
13 11 (0.12%) GMP
14 9 (0.094%) WCAG
15 8 (0.084%) HIPAA
16 7 (0.073%) PCI DSS
17 6 (0.063%) COBIT
17 6 (0.063%) P3O
17 6 (0.063%) SOC 2
18 5 (0.052%) GRC
System Software
1 495 (5.18%) Docker
2 161 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 55 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 41 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.19%) vSphere
7 12 (0.13%) HDFS
8 11 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (0.084%) zsh
10 6 (0.063%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.063%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.042%) Firmware
12 3 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.021%) etcd
13 2 (0.021%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.010%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.010%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.010%) OpenDJ
14 1 (0.010%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 493 (5.16%) Kubernetes
2 229 (2.40%) Terraform
3 80 (0.84%) Ansible
4 50 (0.52%) Puppet
5 43 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
5 43 (0.45%) Grafana
6 39 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
7 36 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (0.30%) Prometheus
9 22 (0.23%) Kibana
9 22 (0.23%) SCCM
10 16 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
10 16 (0.17%) Icinga
11 10 (0.10%) Nagios
12 9 (0.094%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.094%) WSUS
13 7 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.073%) Packer
14 5 (0.052%) Argo
14 5 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2,461 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 928 (9.72%) SAP
3 893 (9.35%) Google
4 720 (7.54%) Oracle
5 452 (4.73%) Databricks
6 295 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 205 (2.15%) Informatica
8 169 (1.77%) Adobe
9 147 (1.54%) Alteryx
10 138 (1.45%) Cognos
11 107 (1.12%) IBM
12 98 (1.03%) Apple
13 95 (0.99%) Talend
14 87 (0.91%) VMware
15 85 (0.89%) Teradata
16 84 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
17 80 (0.84%) Facebook
18 72 (0.75%) ServiceNow
19 67 (0.70%) Workday
20 60 (0.63%) Twitter