Period
to 23 April 2021

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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 49 36
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 262 245 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 7.03% 5.25% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.52% 5.59% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 242 207 386
10th Percentile £32,050 £33,000 £31,875
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £79,750 £76,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -

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 3,484 4,383 5,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 93.48% 93.98% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,958 3,539 4,655
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £64,188 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £48,151 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.37% +5.56% -

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 23 April 2021.

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 23 April 2021. 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 +10 20 £36,500 -2.67% 6
Stockport +6 8 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Oldham +4 4 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Salford +14 1 £52,500 +9.38% 3
Bolton -4 1 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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.

1 122 (46.56%) SQL
2 115 (43.89%) Power Platform
3 111 (42.37%) Power BI
4 103 (39.31%) SQL Server
4 103 (39.31%) Data Warehouse
5 90 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (33.59%) Azure
7 86 (32.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 75 (28.63%) Analytics
9 74 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 67 (25.57%) Finance
11 66 (25.19%) Microsoft
12 62 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
13 60 (22.90%) AWS
13 60 (22.90%) ETL
14 49 (18.70%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (18.32%) Python
16 44 (16.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 43 (16.41%) Microsoft Excel
18 40 (15.27%) T-SQL
19 39 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
19 39 (14.89%) Visualisation
20 38 (14.50%) Project Management
21 37 (14.12%) Machine Learning
22 35 (13.36%) Data Science
23 34 (12.98%) Public Sector
24 33 (12.60%) Marketing
25 32 (12.21%) Migration
25 32 (12.21%) Data Modelling
26 30 (11.45%) Data Quality

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 13 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.44%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.05%) Apache
4 4 (1.53%) IIS
5 3 (1.15%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (16.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (9.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 115 (43.89%) Power Platform
2 88 (33.59%) Azure
3 60 (22.90%) AWS
4 19 (7.25%) Azure Data Factory
5 17 (6.49%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (5.34%) Matillion
7 13 (4.96%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 11 (4.20%) GCP
9 10 (3.82%) Serverless
10 9 (3.44%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (3.05%) SaaS
12 7 (2.67%) Amazon SageMaker
13 4 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.76%) GitHub
16 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
16 1 (0.38%) Azure Stack
16 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
16 1 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) DHCP
1 3 (1.15%) DNS
1 3 (1.15%) Firewall
1 3 (1.15%) Network Security
1 3 (1.15%) Unified Communications
1 3 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (42.37%) Power BI
2 103 (39.31%) Data Warehouse
2 103 (39.31%) SQL Server
3 86 (32.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (16.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (10.31%) Data Lake
7 23 (8.78%) Tableau
8 20 (7.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 20 (7.63%) Azure SQL Database
9 19 (7.25%) NoSQL
10 17 (6.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 16 (6.11%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (4.96%) QlikView
12 13 (4.96%) Snowflake Schema
13 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (3.05%) Data Mining
15 7 (2.67%) Amazon Athena
15 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (1.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (0.76%) GitLab
4 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.38%) Postman
4 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.38%) Selenium
4 1 (0.38%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (25.57%) Finance
2 34 (12.98%) Public Sector
3 33 (12.60%) Marketing
4 25 (9.54%) Manufacturing
5 23 (8.78%) Electronics
5 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.73%) Legal
6 15 (5.73%) Retail
7 10 (3.82%) Law
8 2 (0.76%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 65 (24.81%) Developer
2 46 (17.56%) Analyst
3 36 (13.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 31 (11.83%) Data Engineer
5 27 (10.31%) Architect
6 24 (9.16%) Data Architect
7 20 (7.63%) Data Analyst
8 19 (7.25%) Azure Architect
9 17 (6.49%) AWS Architect
9 17 (6.49%) Team Leader
10 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 14 (5.34%) SQL Developer
11 12 (4.58%) Administrator
11 12 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.20%) Consultant
13 10 (3.82%) Power BI Developer
13 10 (3.82%) SQL BI Developer
14 8 (3.05%) Configuration Administrator
15 7 (2.67%) Analyst Developer
15 7 (2.67%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.34%) .NET
2 9 (3.44%) HTML
3 8 (3.05%) CSS
3 8 (3.05%) XML
4 7 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.67%) ggplot2
4 7 (2.67%) jQuery
5 6 (2.29%) Apache Flex
5 6 (2.29%) Middleware
5 6 (2.29%) React
6 5 (1.91%) JSON
7 4 (1.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (1.53%) Kafka
7 4 (1.53%) Node.js
7 4 (1.53%) PySpark
8 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.15%) CSS3
8 3 (1.15%) HTML5
8 3 (1.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.78%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (7.25%) e-Learning
4 13 (4.96%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.44%) Blog
6 9 (3.44%) Organisational Skills
7 6 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.91%) Acoustics
8 5 (1.91%) Clustering
9 4 (1.53%) Replication
10 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 2 (0.76%) Podcast
10 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.76%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.16%) Windows
2 16 (6.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Unix
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (28.63%) Analytics
3 60 (22.90%) ETL
4 49 (18.70%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (14.89%) Visualisation
6 38 (14.50%) Project Management
7 37 (14.12%) Machine Learning
8 35 (13.36%) Data Science
9 32 (12.21%) Data Modelling
9 32 (12.21%) Migration
10 26 (9.92%) Mathematics
11 24 (9.16%) Digital Marketing
12 23 (8.78%) Programme Management
13 22 (8.40%) Regression Testing
13 22 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (7.63%) Change Management
14 20 (7.63%) Data Strategy
14 20 (7.63%) Test Scripting
15 19 (7.25%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 122 (46.56%) SQL
2 48 (18.32%) Python
3 40 (15.27%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.11%) C#
5 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 14 (5.34%) Java
7 10 (3.82%) R
7 10 (3.82%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.44%) C++
9 8 (3.05%) C
10 6 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.53%) Go
11 4 (1.53%) Haskell
11 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.53%) Scala
12 2 (0.76%) ABAP
12 2 (0.76%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.76%) VBA
13 1 (0.38%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.49%) Degree
2 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.15%) ACCA
5 3 (1.15%) CCNA
5 3 (1.15%) CIMA
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.15%) MCP
5 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 3 (1.15%) SSCP
6 2 (0.76%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.76%) Tableau Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.45%) Data Quality
2 25 (9.54%) GDPR
3 18 (6.87%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.82%) Docker
2 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.82%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.05%) Terraform
3 4 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) Grafana
4 1 (0.38%) Packer
4 1 (0.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 66 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.69%) SAP
3 20 (7.63%) Cognos
4 11 (4.20%) Databricks
5 7 (2.67%) Alteryx
6 6 (2.29%) Oracle
7 4 (1.53%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco
8 3 (1.15%) Google
8 3 (1.15%) Informatica
8 3 (1.15%) Sage
8 3 (1.15%) Teradata
8 3 (1.15%) VMware
9 2 (0.76%) Avaya
9 2 (0.76%) Freshdesk
9 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.76%) Vertica
10 1 (0.38%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards