The table below looks at the statistics for Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 41 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 400 336 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.39% 4.72% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 6.09% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 319 290 342
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Intelligence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the North West

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Intelligence across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 218 £35,000 -12.50% 57
Cheshire 0 108 £40,000 - 12
Merseyside +1 32 £38,250 +9.28% 6
Lancashire +12 28 £40,000 +15.10% 5
Cumbria - 4 £35,000 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence.

1 406 (56.47%) SQL
2 359 (49.93%) SQL Server
3 295 (41.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 275 (38.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 248 (34.49%) Data Warehouse
6 234 (32.55%) Microsoft
7 222 (30.88%) Finance
8 211 (29.35%) MS Excel
9 195 (27.12%) T-SQL
10 148 (20.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 147 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 131 (18.22%) Oracle
13 116 (16.13%) ETL
14 110 (15.30%) Degree
15 92 (12.80%) Analytics
16 90 (12.52%) C#
17 85 (11.82%) .NET
18 80 (11.13%) Business Analysis
19 79 (10.99%) Project Management
20 78 (10.85%) SQL Server 2005
21 75 (10.43%) ERP
22 73 (10.15%) SAS
22 73 (10.15%) Windows
23 71 (9.87%) CRM
23 71 (9.87%) SAP
24 66 (9.18%) Data Modelling
25 59 (8.21%) XML
26 56 (7.79%) Data Analysis
27 53 (7.37%) QlikView
27 53 (7.37%) Big Data

Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (10.15%) SAS
2 43 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 15 (2.09%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.67%) Liferay
6 10 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.11%) NetWeaver
8 7 (0.97%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.83%) Apache
9 6 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.56%) Lync
12 2 (0.28%) CMS
12 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.28%) IIS
12 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 211 (29.35%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.12%) MS Office
3 22 (3.06%) SPSS
4 15 (2.09%) FastStats
4 15 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.56%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (3.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (3.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 16 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (2.09%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
6 14 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
6 14 (1.95%) Oracle Cash Management
6 14 (1.95%) Oracle Assets
7 13 (1.81%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 12 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (1.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 12 (1.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 10 (1.39%) SAP CRM
10 9 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (1.25%) SAP CO
10 9 (1.25%) SAP SRM
10 9 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.06%) Office 365
2 15 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.36%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.81%) DNS
3 11 (1.53%) SAN
4 10 (1.39%) Internet
4 10 (1.39%) SMTP
4 10 (1.39%) NAS
5 5 (0.70%) Intranet
6 4 (0.56%) Firewall
7 3 (0.42%) DHCP
8 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.14%) Broadband
9 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (49.93%) SQL Server
2 295 (41.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 275 (38.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 248 (34.49%) Data Warehouse
5 148 (20.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 147 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (10.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 53 (7.37%) QlikView
8 53 (7.37%) Big Data
9 52 (7.23%) OLAP
10 51 (7.09%) Relational Database
11 49 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 44 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
13 42 (5.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 36 (5.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 31 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
16 30 (4.17%) Data Mining
16 30 (4.17%) Oracle Database
17 29 (4.03%) SQL Server 2000
18 27 (3.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.81%) Toad
3 12 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (1.25%) ERwin
6 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.83%) NUnit
7 5 (0.70%) MSTest
7 5 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (0.70%) Moq
7 5 (0.70%) JIRA
8 4 (0.56%) Subversion
9 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.28%) Maven
11 1 (0.14%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.14%) Hudson
11 1 (0.14%) Mockito
11 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 222 (30.88%) Finance
2 44 (6.12%) Retail
3 33 (4.59%) Marketing
4 26 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.23%) Legal
7 14 (1.95%) Billing
7 14 (1.95%) General Ledger
8 13 (1.81%) Banking
8 13 (1.81%) Advertising
9 11 (1.53%) Games
10 10 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.83%) Back Office
12 4 (0.56%) Law
13 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.42%) French Language
13 3 (0.42%) Electronics
13 3 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 213 (29.62%) Developer
2 201 (27.96%) Analyst
3 100 (13.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 81 (11.27%) Consultant
5 61 (8.48%) Architect
6 57 (7.93%) Business Analyst
7 55 (7.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 50 (6.95%) SQL Developer
9 38 (5.29%) Data Analyst
10 36 (5.01%) Business Developer
11 31 (4.31%) MI Analyst
12 24 (3.34%) DBA
13 21 (2.92%) Senior Developer
13 21 (2.92%) Data Architect
14 20 (2.78%) Report Writer
14 20 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
15 19 (2.64%) Graduate
15 19 (2.64%) Senior Consultant
16 18 (2.50%) Report Analyst
16 18 (2.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (11.82%) .NET
2 59 (8.21%) XML
3 37 (5.15%) MDX
4 30 (4.17%) Web Services
5 24 (3.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (2.92%) ASP.NET
7 20 (2.78%) HTML
8 16 (2.23%) Middleware
9 12 (1.67%) J2EE
9 12 (1.67%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.39%) jQuery
11 9 (1.25%) SAP ALE
11 9 (1.25%) SAP Smart Forms
11 9 (1.25%) BAPI
11 9 (1.25%) WinForms
12 8 (1.11%) CSS
12 8 (1.11%) WPF
13 7 (0.97%) SAP PI
13 7 (0.97%) XSLT
13 7 (0.97%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.70%) Management Information System
2 38 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.03%) Data Integration
3 29 (4.03%) Statistics
4 24 (3.34%) Visualisation
5 20 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 20 (2.78%) Data Extraction
6 19 (2.64%) Clustering
7 13 (1.81%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.81%) NHS
8 11 (1.53%) Informatics
9 10 (1.39%) Replication
10 8 (1.11%) Open Source
11 5 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.70%) Health Informatics
11 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.70%) Physics
11 5 (0.70%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.56%) GIS
12 4 (0.56%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.15%) Windows
2 29 (4.03%) Linux
3 27 (3.76%) UNIX
4 19 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.28%) Android
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (16.13%) ETL
2 92 (12.80%) Analytics
3 80 (11.13%) Business Analysis
4 79 (10.99%) Project Management
5 75 (10.43%) ERP
6 71 (9.87%) CRM
7 66 (9.18%) Data Modelling
8 56 (7.79%) Data Analysis
9 51 (7.09%) ITIL
10 42 (5.84%) Workflow
10 42 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (5.70%) Data Management
12 40 (5.56%) Data Architecture
13 37 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
14 36 (5.01%) E-Commerce
15 35 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (4.31%) Kimball Methodology
17 30 (4.17%) Migration
18 29 (4.03%) Data Transformation
19 26 (3.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 406 (56.47%) SQL
2 195 (27.12%) T-SQL
3 90 (12.52%) C#
4 41 (5.70%) VB.NET
5 40 (5.56%) VBA
6 39 (5.42%) Java
7 33 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 27 (3.76%) PHP
8 27 (3.76%) ABAP
9 22 (3.06%) C
10 21 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.92%) Perl
11 18 (2.50%) VB
12 13 (1.81%) Python
13 11 (1.53%) C++
14 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.97%) R
14 7 (0.97%) SAS Macro
15 6 (0.83%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.83%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 110 (15.30%) Degree
2 46 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.42%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (0.42%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.28%) CIMA
7 1 (0.14%) MCITP
7 1 (0.14%) MCTS
7 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) MCSA
7 1 (0.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.64%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.11%) SLA
3 6 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 21 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.83%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.42%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) XenApp
6 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.53%) Oracle EDQ
1 11 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Puppet
4 2 (0.28%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 234 (32.55%) Microsoft
2 131 (18.22%) Oracle
3 71 (9.87%) SAP
4 45 (6.26%) Business Objects
5 32 (4.45%) Tableau
6 17 (2.36%) Teradata
7 15 (2.09%) Fujitsu
8 13 (1.81%) Hyperion
9 12 (1.67%) Informatica
9 12 (1.67%) Sage
9 12 (1.67%) Talend
10 11 (1.53%) Symantec
11 10 (1.39%) McAfee
12 9 (1.25%) Hitachi
13 8 (1.11%) Cognos
14 7 (0.97%) SYSPRO
15 6 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.83%) Vertica
15 6 (0.83%) SmartFocus
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SearchBi
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago