Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 49 28
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 182 102 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.92% 4.50% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 5.14% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 159 96 221
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -1.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £58,125 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +11.84%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2732 1984 2834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.82% 87.44% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2059 1678 2397
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in Cheshire

Business Intelligence
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 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Warrington +11 57 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Chester -4 22 £40,000 - 3
Knutsford -28 20 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Crewe +7 13 £35,000 +22.81%
Alderley Edge - 6 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +15 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Congleton - 4 £32,500 -
Macclesfield +3 1 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Nantwich 0 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 133 (73.08%) SQL
2 95 (52.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 91 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 70 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 69 (37.91%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (37.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (32.42%) Finance
8 55 (30.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (29.67%) Power BI
10 50 (27.47%) Analytics
11 46 (25.27%) T-SQL
12 44 (24.18%) Data Analysis
13 42 (23.08%) ETL
14 40 (21.98%) QlikView
15 33 (18.13%) Tableau
16 31 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (16.48%) Visualisation
18 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
19 24 (13.19%) Advertising
20 21 (11.54%) Data Modelling
21 20 (10.99%) Oracle
22 19 (10.44%) Crystal Reports
22 19 (10.44%) .NET
23 18 (9.89%) Web Services
23 18 (9.89%) SharePoint
23 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2014
23 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2016
24 17 (9.34%) HTML
24 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
24 17 (9.34%) Banking

Business Intelligence
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 18 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.40%) SAS
3 4 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.65%) Apache
4 3 (1.65%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.55%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.20%) Serverless
4 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.65%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.65%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) Internet
2 5 (2.75%) HTTP
2 5 (2.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (52.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 91 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 69 (37.91%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (37.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (30.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (29.67%) Power BI
7 40 (21.98%) QlikView
8 19 (10.44%) Crystal Reports
9 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (7.14%) Big Data
12 10 (5.49%) OLAP
13 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (4.40%) Hadoop
15 7 (3.85%) MongoDB
15 7 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
16 6 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 6 (3.30%) MySQL
16 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.04%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.30%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.20%) Gradle
6 4 (2.20%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (32.42%) Finance
2 24 (13.19%) Advertising
3 17 (9.34%) Banking
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (53.30%) Developer
2 49 (26.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 41 (22.53%) SQL Developer
4 37 (20.33%) Analyst
5 27 (14.84%) SQL BI Developer
6 19 (10.44%) DBA
7 15 (8.24%) Business Developer
7 15 (8.24%) SQL DBA
8 14 (7.69%) Architect
9 11 (6.04%) Data Analyst
10 10 (5.49%) Data Architect
11 8 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Applications Support
11 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.40%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (4.40%) SSRS Developer
12 7 (3.85%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.44%) .NET
2 18 (9.89%) Web Services
3 17 (9.34%) HTML
4 14 (7.69%) CSS
5 12 (6.59%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.40%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.85%) WinForms
8 6 (3.30%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.30%) XML
9 5 (2.75%) EDI
9 5 (2.75%) Middleware
9 5 (2.75%) SOAP
10 4 (2.20%) Backbone.js
10 4 (2.20%) EJB
10 4 (2.20%) J2EE
10 4 (2.20%) JSP
10 4 (2.20%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (2.20%) Servlets
10 4 (2.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 14 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.75%) Replication
4 5 (2.75%) Semantic Web
4 5 (2.75%) User Experience
5 4 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.20%) iPad
5 4 (2.20%) RIA
5 4 (2.20%) Social Media
6 3 (1.65%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.65%) PMI
7 2 (1.10%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) Contactless
8 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.55%) FMCG
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.04%) Unix
2 10 (5.49%) Windows
3 7 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.47%) Analytics
2 44 (24.18%) Data Analysis
3 42 (23.08%) ETL
4 31 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (16.48%) Visualisation
6 21 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 15 (8.24%) Kimball Methodology
7 15 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 14 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (7.69%) MVC
9 12 (6.59%) Business Analytics
10 11 (6.04%) Data Management
10 11 (6.04%) Scrum
10 11 (6.04%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.95%) Data Integration
11 9 (4.95%) Performance Optimisation
11 9 (4.95%) SDLC
11 9 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (4.40%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 133 (73.08%) SQL
2 46 (25.27%) T-SQL
3 15 (8.24%) C#
3 15 (8.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.24%) Python
4 10 (5.49%) VB.NET
4 10 (5.49%) VBA
5 9 (4.95%) Java
6 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.10%) ABAP
7 2 (1.10%) Perl
7 2 (1.10%) PHP
7 2 (1.10%) VBScript
8 1 (0.55%) C
8 1 (0.55%) Lua
8 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.55%) R
8 1 (0.55%) Scala
8 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.40%) Degree
2 5 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.10%) Ambari
2 2 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.13%) Tableau
3 20 (10.99%) Oracle
4 16 (8.79%) Cognos
5 8 (4.40%) SAP
6 4 (2.20%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.20%) Google
6 4 (2.20%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.20%) Teradata
7 2 (1.10%) Actuate
7 2 (1.10%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.55%) Northgate
8 1 (0.55%) Twitter