Period
to 18 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

BI Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 121 108
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 25 46 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.28% 1.58% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.64% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 46
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,882 2,813 2,611
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.40% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 2,130 2,023
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Cheshire

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Cheshire

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Cheshire

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Chester +3 13 £51,250 +13.89% 1
Warrington +7 9 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Crewe +1 2 - - 1
Business Intelligence Developer
North West

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, Business Intelligence Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (76.00%) Power BI
3 19 (76.00%) Power Platform
4 18 (72.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) ETL
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (28.00%) ERP
9 7 (28.00%) Sage
9 7 (28.00%) JSON
9 7 (28.00%) QlikView
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (24.00%) C#
11 5 (20.00%) .NET
11 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (16.00%) Analytics
13 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Optimisation
13 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
13 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
13 3 (12.00%) Tableau
13 3 (12.00%) Microsoft

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (76.00%) Power Platform
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Functions
4 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (76.00%) Power BI
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (28.00%) QlikView
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (8.00%) MS Access
9 2 (8.00%) OLAP
9 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
9 2 (8.00%) SSDT
10 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (4.00%) Big Data
10 1 (4.00%) DTS
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (48.00%) ETL
3 7 (28.00%) ERP
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Optimisation
6 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.00%) Data Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Decision-Making
8 1 (4.00%) Due Diligence
8 1 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (4.00%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Sage
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) SAP