Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 169 445 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 6.35% 6.82% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 7.21% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 185 423 392
Median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -6.59% +7.06%
10th Percentile £38,300 £26,350 £31,325
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £79,325
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,470 6,176 6,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.86% 94.69% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 4,906 5,432
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £33,250 £28,356 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. 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
Altrincham +12 5 £38,500 -19.79% 2
Stockport +24 4 - - 6
Salford +18 1 £42,500 +54.55%
Oldham +8 1 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Wigan -7 1 £41,250 +23.13% 1
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 98 (57.99%) SQL
2 74 (43.79%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (39.64%) Power BI
3 67 (39.64%) Power Platform
4 62 (36.69%) Azure
5 49 (28.99%) Microsoft
6 48 (28.40%) SQL Server
7 46 (27.22%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (26.04%) Analytics
8 44 (26.04%) ETL
9 43 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (23.08%) Data Modelling
11 38 (22.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (21.89%) Visualisation
12 37 (21.89%) Finance
13 33 (19.53%) Data Lake
14 31 (18.34%) Python
14 31 (18.34%) QA
14 31 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (15.38%) Use Case
16 25 (14.79%) Marketing
16 25 (14.79%) Tableau
17 24 (14.20%) Data Engineering
18 23 (13.61%) C#
18 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 22 (13.02%) Azure Data Factory
20 21 (12.43%) Public Sector
21 20 (11.83%) Data Analytics
22 19 (11.24%) AWS
22 19 (11.24%) Azure SQL Database

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.14%) Apache
4 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.55%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.78%) nginx
7 1 (0.59%) Confluence
7 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (39.64%) Power Platform
2 62 (36.69%) Azure
3 22 (13.02%) Azure Data Factory
4 19 (11.24%) AWS
5 14 (8.28%) GCP
6 4 (2.37%) Serverless
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon SageMaker
7 3 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.78%) Logic Apps
8 2 (1.18%) IaaS
8 2 (1.18%) Office 365
8 2 (1.18%) PaaS
8 2 (1.18%) SaaS
9 1 (0.59%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.59%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.59%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.59%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.59%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) DHCP
1 7 (4.14%) DNS
1 7 (4.14%) Firewall
1 7 (4.14%) VoIP
2 6 (3.55%) Network Security
2 6 (3.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (43.79%) Data Warehouse
2 67 (39.64%) Power BI
3 48 (28.40%) SQL Server
4 38 (22.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (19.53%) Data Lake
6 31 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (14.79%) Tableau
8 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (11.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 17 (10.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (5.92%) QlikView
13 9 (5.33%) MySQL
13 9 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (5.33%) Snowflake Schema
14 8 (4.73%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (4.73%) NoSQL
14 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
15 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (2.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) NUnit
1 8 (4.73%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) Postman
3 1 (0.59%) Selenium
3 1 (0.59%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.59%) Toad
3 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 37 (21.89%) Finance
2 25 (14.79%) Marketing
3 21 (12.43%) Public Sector
4 18 (10.65%) Manufacturing
5 17 (10.06%) Electronics
5 17 (10.06%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Retail
7 3 (1.78%) Local Government
7 3 (1.78%) Social Housing
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (32.54%) Developer
2 32 (18.93%) Data Engineer
3 30 (17.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 25 (14.79%) Analyst
5 14 (8.28%) Data Analyst
6 13 (7.69%) Architect
7 11 (6.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (6.51%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.73%) Data Analytics Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (4.14%) Business Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.14%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.55%) IT Engineer
11 6 (3.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.65%) .NET
2 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.92%) .NET Core
4 8 (4.73%) Akka.NET
4 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Core
4 8 (4.73%) LINQ
4 8 (4.73%) Task Parallel Library
5 7 (4.14%) HTML
6 6 (3.55%) CSS
6 6 (3.55%) React
7 4 (2.37%) Kafka
8 3 (1.78%) ggplot2
8 3 (1.78%) LAMP
8 3 (1.78%) Laravel
8 3 (1.78%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.78%) REST
8 3 (1.78%) Symfony
9 2 (1.18%) Redux
9 2 (1.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Cloud Native
2 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.73%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.37%) Blog
5 4 (2.37%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.78%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.78%) EPoS
6 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.78%) User Experience
7 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.18%) NHS
7 2 (1.18%) NPfIT
8 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.65%) Linux
2 9 (5.33%) Windows
3 6 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.04%) Analytics
1 44 (26.04%) ETL
2 43 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 37 (21.89%) Visualisation
5 26 (15.38%) Use Case
6 24 (14.20%) Data Engineering
7 20 (11.83%) Data Analytics
8 19 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.65%) Data Analysis
9 18 (10.65%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.06%) E-Commerce
10 17 (10.06%) Programme Management
11 15 (8.88%) Microservices
12 13 (7.69%) Data Management
12 13 (7.69%) Data Science
13 12 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.10%) DevOps
13 12 (7.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 98 (57.99%) SQL
2 31 (18.34%) Python
3 23 (13.61%) C#
4 16 (9.47%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.10%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.33%) R
7 6 (3.55%) Java
8 4 (2.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (2.37%) Scala
8 4 (2.37%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.78%) Go
9 3 (1.78%) PHP
10 2 (1.18%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (0.59%) Julia
11 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.59%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (10.65%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.55%) CCNA
4 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.55%) MCP
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 6 (3.55%) SSCP
5 2 (1.18%) MCSA
5 2 (1.18%) MCSE
5 2 (1.18%) MCTS
5 2 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.34%) QA
2 16 (9.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.69%) Docker
2 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 49 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.65%) SAP
3 14 (8.28%) Databricks
4 8 (4.73%) Cognos
5 7 (4.14%) Google
5 7 (4.14%) VMware
6 6 (3.55%) Cisco
6 6 (3.55%) Oracle
7 4 (2.37%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.78%) Zend
9 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.59%) FactSet
9 1 (0.59%) Sage
9 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow