Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 122 88 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.05% 4.51% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 4.88% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 93
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,000 £27,227
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,875 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,796 1,804 2,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.00% 92.42% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,455 1,555 2,001
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,850 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Wales over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in Wales

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
South Wales +18 102 £42,500 - 15
Mid Wales +2 14 - -
West Wales +5 4 £65,985 +31.97% 1
North Wales -2 2 £29,500 -65.29% 3
Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 73 (59.84%) Finance
2 70 (57.38%) SQL
3 58 (47.54%) SQL Server
4 52 (42.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (38.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (37.70%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (29.51%) ETL
8 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
9 32 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (26.23%) Power BI
10 31 (25.41%) Java
11 30 (24.59%) T-SQL
12 29 (23.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (23.77%) Analytics
13 28 (22.95%) C#
13 28 (22.95%) CRM
13 28 (22.95%) Visualisation
14 27 (22.13%) Tableau
15 25 (20.49%) SAP
16 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (19.67%) Degree
16 24 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (18.85%) XML
18 22 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (17.21%) Project Management
20 20 (16.39%) BusinessObjects
21 19 (15.57%) Web Services
21 19 (15.57%) HTML
21 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 18 (14.75%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.56%) SAS
4 4 (3.28%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (11.48%) SAP BPC
2 7 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.38%) Office 365
4 5 (4.10%) Google Analytics
4 5 (4.10%) MailChimp
4 5 (4.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.64%) Serverless
6 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) HTTP
1 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.64%) Extranet
2 2 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (0.82%) ADSL
3 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (47.54%) SQL Server
2 52 (42.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (38.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (37.70%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (26.23%) Power BI
6 29 (23.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (17.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (16.39%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
10 14 (11.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.48%) SAP BW
11 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (8.20%) QlikView
13 6 (4.92%) SAS EBI
13 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (4.10%) Big Data
14 5 (4.10%) DB2
14 5 (4.10%) MySQL
14 5 (4.10%) PowerPivot
15 4 (3.28%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.82%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.82%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.82%) JMeter
4 1 (0.82%) Selenium
4 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 73 (59.84%) Finance
2 15 (12.30%) Marketing
3 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.92%) Electronics
5 6 (4.92%) Law
6 3 (2.46%) Advertising
7 2 (1.64%) Back Office
7 2 (1.64%) Legal
7 2 (1.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.82%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 39 (31.97%) Developer
2 35 (28.69%) Analyst
3 23 (18.85%) Consultant
4 21 (17.21%) SQL Developer
5 16 (13.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 15 (12.30%) SAP Consultant
7 14 (11.48%) SAP BW Consultant
8 12 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (9.02%) Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (9.02%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (8.20%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 10 (8.20%) Senior Solutions Analyst
10 10 (8.20%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 10 (8.20%) Solutions Analyst
11 9 (7.38%) SSIS Developer
12 7 (5.74%) SAP BPC Consultant
12 7 (5.74%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
12 7 (5.74%) SQL BI Developer
13 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (4.92%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.85%) XML
2 19 (15.57%) HTML
2 19 (15.57%) Web Services
3 15 (12.30%) REST
4 14 (11.48%) .NET
4 14 (11.48%) SOAP
5 5 (4.10%) jQuery
5 5 (4.10%) JSON
6 4 (3.28%) J2EE
7 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.64%) CSS
7 2 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.64%) React
7 2 (1.64%) RequireJS
7 2 (1.64%) SignalR
8 1 (0.82%) JDBC
8 1 (0.82%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.82%) Swagger
8 1 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.11%) Management Information System
4 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.82%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.82%) Fintech
7 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.51%) ETL
2 29 (23.77%) Analytics
3 28 (22.95%) CRM
3 28 (22.95%) Visualisation
4 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (17.21%) Project Management
6 19 (15.57%) Data Integration
6 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (14.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (12.30%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (12.30%) Decision-Making
8 15 (12.30%) Validation
9 14 (11.48%) ITIL
9 14 (11.48%) SOA
9 14 (11.48%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 13 (10.66%) Process Improvement
11 12 (9.84%) ERP
11 12 (9.84%) Practice Management
12 11 (9.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.38%) SQL
2 31 (25.41%) Java
3 30 (24.59%) T-SQL
4 28 (22.95%) C#
5 16 (13.11%) VBA
6 13 (10.66%) VB
7 11 (9.02%) PHP
8 10 (8.20%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.74%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.10%) C
10 5 (4.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (4.10%) R
11 4 (3.28%) Python
12 2 (1.64%) Perl
13 1 (0.82%) ABAP
13 1 (0.82%) Erlang
13 1 (0.82%) Go
13 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Degree
2 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.48%) Postgraduate
4 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.28%) MCSA
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.64%) CISSP
7 1 (0.82%) OCP
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.82%) PMP
7 1 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.92%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.13%) Tableau
3 25 (20.49%) SAP
4 16 (13.11%) Oracle
5 13 (10.66%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (8.20%) Google
7 6 (4.92%) Cognos
8 2 (1.64%) Apple
9 1 (0.82%) Facebook
9 1 (0.82%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.82%) Veeam
9 1 (0.82%) VMware