Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 83 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.29% 6.35% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.86% 7.22% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 64 65
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.40% -16.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £49,250 £48,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59% +11.18%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 764 790 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.55% 88.07% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 614 711 686
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,188
90th Percentile £53,375 £52,500 £46,625
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 Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in Lancashire

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Chorley +10 24 £32,500 -1.52% 1
Preston -1 17 £40,000 +6.67%
Blackpool +11 10 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Lancaster - 4 £41,000 -
Rossendale - 2 £43,750 -
Skelmersdale -6 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £45,000 -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 68 (81.93%) SQL Server
2 63 (75.90%) SQL
3 45 (54.22%) T-SQL
4 34 (40.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
5 32 (38.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (32.53%) Finance
7 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (30.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (28.92%) VBA
10 23 (27.71%) Analytics
11 21 (25.30%) Degree
12 19 (22.89%) .NET
13 17 (20.48%) Power BI
13 17 (20.48%) Tableau
14 16 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (18.07%) C#
16 14 (16.87%) Management Information System
16 14 (16.87%) MDX
16 14 (16.87%) Dashboard Development
16 14 (16.87%) Data Analytics
17 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
19 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
20 10 (12.05%) DTS
20 10 (12.05%) Windows

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.02%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.02%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (6.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (4.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (81.93%) SQL Server
2 34 (40.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (38.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (30.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (20.48%) Power BI
7 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (15.66%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (12.05%) DTS
9 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.20%) MS Access
12 1 (1.20%) QlikView
12 1 (1.20%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) Developer
2 33 (39.76%) Analyst
3 26 (31.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (27.71%) SQL Developer
5 22 (26.51%) SQL BI Developer
6 19 (22.89%) SQL Analyst
7 13 (15.66%) Tableau Developer
8 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (9.64%) Data Analyst
9 8 (9.64%) Power BI Developer
10 7 (8.43%) Applications Support
10 7 (8.43%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (8.43%) DBA
10 7 (8.43%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
11 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
11 6 (7.23%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.89%) .NET
2 14 (16.87%) MDX
3 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.43%) XML
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (7.23%) Node.js
5 6 (7.23%) RESTful
5 6 (7.23%) WCF
6 5 (6.02%) SOAP
7 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (1.20%) HTML
7 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.23%) Clustering
3 6 (7.23%) Fintech
4 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.20%) FMCG
7 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Analytics
2 14 (16.87%) Dashboard Development
2 14 (16.87%) Data Analytics
3 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
4 9 (10.84%) ETL
5 8 (9.64%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (9.64%) Mathematics
6 7 (8.43%) MVC
7 6 (7.23%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (7.23%) Asset Management
7 6 (7.23%) BDD
7 6 (7.23%) Information Management
7 6 (7.23%) ITIL
7 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.23%) Statistics
7 6 (7.23%) TDD
7 6 (7.23%) Wealth Management
7 6 (7.23%) Web Application Development
8 5 (6.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) SQL
2 45 (54.22%) T-SQL
3 24 (28.92%) VBA
4 15 (18.07%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) Ruby
6 5 (6.02%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (4.82%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) Tableau
3 8 (9.64%) Cognos
4 7 (8.43%) IBM
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle
4 7 (8.43%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) Capita
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.20%) Teradata
6 1 (1.20%) Verint