Period
to 23 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 41 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 446 459 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.88% 6.29% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 6.91% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 396 390 532
Manchester median annual salary £41,808 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.09% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,125 £66,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 6,128 6,642 7,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.55% 91.09% 92.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,847 5,477 6,000
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Manchester

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

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 October 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
Stockport -29 16 £40,000 - 6
Rochdale +6 15 £40,023 -17.90% 3
Wigan +23 14 £33,500 -4.29% 1
Salford -4 8 £27,500 -45.00%
Altrincham +16 7 £48,000 -20.00% 1
Bolton -4 7 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Bury +2 3 £37,500 +27.12%
Oldham -2 1 £47,500 +30.14% 3
Cheadle -5 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Business Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 216 (48.43%) SQL
2 186 (41.70%) Power Platform
3 183 (41.03%) Power BI
4 136 (30.49%) SQL Server
5 135 (30.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 128 (28.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 123 (27.58%) Data Warehouse
8 121 (27.13%) Microsoft
9 114 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
10 111 (24.89%) Finance
11 93 (20.85%) Analytics
12 88 (19.73%) ETL
13 72 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 65 (14.57%) T-SQL
15 63 (14.13%) Microsoft Excel
16 57 (12.78%) Tableau
17 54 (12.11%) Azure
18 52 (11.66%) Python
19 50 (11.21%) Public Sector
20 49 (10.99%) Retail
21 47 (10.54%) Visualisation
21 47 (10.54%) Problem-Solving
22 43 (9.64%) Manufacturing
22 43 (9.64%) SAP
23 41 (9.19%) Degree
24 40 (8.97%) Data Modelling
25 37 (8.30%) Data Analysis
26 36 (8.07%) Marketing
26 36 (8.07%) AWS

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 22 (4.93%) Apache Spark
2 19 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.79%) Drupal
5 8 (1.79%) WordPress
6 7 (1.57%) Apache
7 5 (1.12%) SAS
8 4 (0.90%) Confluence
9 3 (0.67%) IIS
10 2 (0.45%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 63 (14.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (5.16%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Figma
6 1 (0.22%) InVision
6 1 (0.22%) Marvel
6 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) CiviCRM
1 8 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.67%) Magento
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.45%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CAR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 186 (41.70%) Power Platform
2 54 (12.11%) Azure
3 36 (8.07%) AWS
4 23 (5.16%) Office 365
5 18 (4.04%) SaaS
6 14 (3.14%) GCP
7 9 (2.02%) Azure Data Factory
7 9 (2.02%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.35%) Serverless
10 4 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.90%) PaaS
11 3 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.47%) DHCP
1 11 (2.47%) DNS
2 7 (1.57%) SAN
3 4 (0.90%) Firewall
4 3 (0.67%) NAS
5 2 (0.45%) ATM
5 2 (0.45%) SMS
6 1 (0.22%) Broadband
6 1 (0.22%) Internet
6 1 (0.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (41.03%) Power BI
2 136 (30.49%) SQL Server
3 135 (30.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 128 (28.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 123 (27.58%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (6.50%) Big Data
8 27 (6.05%) QlikView
9 20 (4.48%) Relational Database
9 20 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (3.36%) Hadoop
11 14 (3.14%) MySQL
12 13 (2.91%) Data Mining
12 13 (2.91%) Qlik Sense
13 12 (2.69%) Oracle Database
14 11 (2.47%) BigQuery
14 11 (2.47%) Data Lake
14 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (2.24%) NoSQL
15 10 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (5.16%) JIRA
2 16 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 7 (1.57%) Grunt
6 7 (1.57%) gulp
7 6 (1.35%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.12%) webpack
9 3 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.67%) Bitbucket Server
9 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.45%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.22%) CasperJS
11 1 (0.22%) Mocha
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 111 (24.89%) Finance
2 50 (11.21%) Public Sector
3 49 (10.99%) Retail
4 43 (9.64%) Manufacturing
5 36 (8.07%) Marketing
6 29 (6.50%) Telecoms
7 25 (5.61%) Electronics
7 25 (5.61%) Legal
8 18 (4.04%) Back Office
9 6 (1.35%) Social Housing
10 5 (1.12%) Law
11 4 (0.90%) Automotive
11 4 (0.90%) Local Government
11 4 (0.90%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Housing Association
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Police
Job Titles
1 169 (37.89%) Developer
2 108 (24.22%) Analyst
3 92 (20.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 30 (6.73%) Data Analyst
5 28 (6.28%) Consultant
6 27 (6.05%) Data Engineer
6 27 (6.05%) SQL Developer
7 23 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 21 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 20 (4.48%) Architect
10 18 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
11 17 (3.81%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.59%) Financial Analyst
12 16 (3.59%) SQL BI Developer
13 15 (3.36%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.36%) C++ Developer
13 15 (3.36%) Finance Systems Analyst
13 15 (3.36%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Lead
14 13 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.93%) .NET
2 17 (3.81%) Web Services
3 13 (2.91%) HTML
4 12 (2.69%) CSS
4 12 (2.69%) jQuery
5 11 (2.47%) RESTful
6 10 (2.24%) Node.js
6 10 (2.24%) XML
7 8 (1.79%) JSON
7 8 (1.79%) Kafka
7 8 (1.79%) React
7 8 (1.79%) Symfony
8 7 (1.57%) REST
9 5 (1.12%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.12%) Jest
9 5 (1.12%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.90%) Akka
10 4 (0.90%) Enzyme
10 4 (0.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (25.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.81%) Blog
3 14 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 12 (2.69%) Algorithms
5 12 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.57%) Clustering
7 7 (1.57%) NHS
8 6 (1.35%) PKI
8 6 (1.35%) User Experience
9 5 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.12%) Replication
10 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.67%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.62%) Windows
2 18 (4.04%) Linux
3 14 (3.14%) Unix
4 6 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.67%) VME
6 2 (0.45%) Android
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (20.85%) Analytics
3 88 (19.73%) ETL
4 47 (10.54%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (10.54%) Visualisation
5 40 (8.97%) Data Modelling
6 37 (8.30%) Data Analysis
7 34 (7.62%) Data Visualisation
8 29 (6.50%) Data Science
9 28 (6.28%) Programme Management
10 27 (6.05%) Machine Learning
10 27 (6.05%) Performance Management
11 26 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (5.83%) Data Management
11 26 (5.83%) Mentoring
12 25 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
12 25 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (5.61%) Statistics
13 24 (5.38%) Scrum
13 24 (5.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 216 (48.43%) SQL
2 65 (14.57%) T-SQL
3 52 (11.66%) Python
4 31 (6.95%) R
5 29 (6.50%) C#
5 29 (6.50%) JavaScript
6 19 (4.26%) C++
7 13 (2.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 13 (2.91%) Java
8 12 (2.69%) PHP
9 8 (1.79%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.57%) Scala
10 7 (1.57%) VBA
10 7 (1.57%) X++
11 5 (1.12%) ABAP
12 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.67%) U-SQL
14 2 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (9.19%) Degree
2 16 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.36%) ACCA
3 15 (3.36%) CIMA
4 11 (2.47%) APMP
4 11 (2.47%) MCSA
4 11 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.12%) CISSP
6 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.67%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.67%) CCNA
7 3 (0.67%) CISA
7 3 (0.67%) CISM
7 3 (0.67%) CRISC
7 3 (0.67%) MCP
7 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.67%) SSCP
8 2 (0.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.95%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) GDPR
3 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.67%) NIST
5 3 (0.67%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.45%) SLA
7 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.47%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.90%) Docker
4 4 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (2.47%) Ansible
2 3 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.45%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) Puppet
3 2 (0.45%) Salt
4 1 (0.22%) Grafana
4 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 121 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.78%) Tableau
3 43 (9.64%) SAP
4 35 (7.85%) Oracle
5 17 (3.81%) VMware
6 14 (3.14%) Cognos
7 11 (2.47%) IBM
8 10 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
8 10 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.02%) Talend
10 8 (1.79%) Google
10 8 (1.79%) Vertica
10 8 (1.79%) Zend
11 7 (1.57%) Informatica
12 6 (1.35%) Intapp
12 6 (1.35%) SnapLogic
13 5 (1.12%) Alteryx
13 5 (1.12%) Databricks
14 4 (0.90%) Adobe
14 4 (0.90%) Cypress Semiconductor