Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > Midlands
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 30 33
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 566 782 1,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.41% 6.43% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 6.97% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 483 643 858
Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,587 11,217 13,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.63% 92.27% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7,922 8,279 11,029
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the Midlands over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 January 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
West Midlands -6 393 £42,500 -7.61% 78
East Midlands -14 173 £37,500 -11.76% 49
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 352 (62.19%) SQL
2 258 (45.58%) Power Platform
3 257 (45.41%) Power BI
4 230 (40.64%) SQL Server
5 205 (36.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 201 (35.51%) Microsoft
7 199 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 185 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
9 170 (30.04%) Azure
10 164 (28.98%) Finance
11 128 (22.61%) ETL
12 117 (20.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 116 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
14 115 (20.32%) Data Modelling
15 114 (20.14%) Analytics
16 107 (18.90%) T-SQL
17 96 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
18 95 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (14.66%) Tableau
20 76 (13.43%) Visualisation
21 65 (11.48%) DevOps
22 63 (11.13%) Microsoft Excel
23 60 (10.60%) SAP
24 58 (10.25%) C#
24 58 (10.25%) Data Visualisation
25 57 (10.07%) Data Analysis
26 55 (9.72%) .NET
27 53 (9.36%) Test Automation
28 52 (9.19%) Data Quality
29 51 (9.01%) SDLC

Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 40 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.71%) SAS
3 10 (1.77%) Confluence
4 9 (1.59%) Apache
4 9 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.41%) Oracle UPK
6 7 (1.24%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.88%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.53%) IIS
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.35%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 63 (11.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.53%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.77%) NetSuite
2 9 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.06%) Cognos Planning
3 6 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (1.06%) OPENHousing
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.53%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 258 (45.58%) Power Platform
2 170 (30.04%) Azure
3 48 (8.48%) Office 365
4 29 (5.12%) Azure Data Factory
5 27 (4.77%) AWS
6 24 (4.24%) SaaS
7 13 (2.30%) GCP
8 12 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.59%) PowerApps
10 8 (1.41%) IaaS
10 8 (1.41%) PaaS
11 5 (0.88%) Azure Stack
11 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Flow
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon Cognito
12 2 (0.35%) Serverless
12 2 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.89%) Firewall
2 7 (1.24%) Network Security
2 7 (1.24%) Skype
3 6 (1.06%) DHCP
3 6 (1.06%) DNS
3 6 (1.06%) VLAN
3 6 (1.06%) WAN
4 5 (0.88%) SSL
4 5 (0.88%) VPN
4 5 (0.88%) Wireless
5 4 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.35%) Broadband
7 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) 4G
8 1 (0.18%) ADSL
8 1 (0.18%) IPv4
8 1 (0.18%) IPv6
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (45.41%) Power BI
2 230 (40.64%) SQL Server
3 205 (36.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 199 (35.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 185 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
6 117 (20.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (5.65%) QlikView
8 32 (5.65%) SQL Server 2016
9 31 (5.48%) Relational Database
10 30 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (4.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 26 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (3.89%) Hadoop
14 20 (3.53%) OLAP
15 19 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (3.18%) Crystal Reports
17 15 (2.65%) Big Data
17 15 (2.65%) Looker
18 14 (2.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (6.54%) Selenium
2 26 (4.59%) SoapUI
3 25 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.36%) JIRA
5 17 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.65%) JMeter
8 13 (2.30%) SonarQube
9 11 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (1.77%) Maven
11 9 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (1.59%) JUnit
11 9 (1.59%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.24%) Postman
13 4 (0.71%) Babel
13 4 (0.71%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.71%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.71%) webpack
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 164 (28.98%) Finance
2 51 (9.01%) Marketing
3 43 (7.60%) Telecoms
4 42 (7.42%) Manufacturing
5 39 (6.89%) Public Sector
6 37 (6.54%) Retail
7 33 (5.83%) Electronics
8 12 (2.12%) Back Office
9 9 (1.59%) Automotive
10 7 (1.24%) Banking
11 6 (1.06%) Legal
11 6 (1.06%) Social Housing
12 2 (0.35%) Billing
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (32.86%) Developer
2 131 (23.14%) Analyst
3 100 (17.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 51 (9.01%) Data Analyst
5 41 (7.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 29 (5.12%) Consultant
6 29 (5.12%) SQL Developer
7 26 (4.59%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.24%) Architect
8 24 (4.24%) Business Developer
8 24 (4.24%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.06%) Applications Developer
9 23 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
10 21 (3.71%) DBA
11 19 (3.36%) SSRS Developer
12 18 (3.18%) SSIS Developer
13 17 (3.00%) Business Analyst
13 17 (3.00%) IT Engineer
14 16 (2.83%) Administrator
14 16 (2.83%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.72%) .NET
2 47 (8.30%) Web Services
3 39 (6.89%) RESTful
4 33 (5.83%) CSS
5 32 (5.65%) ASP.NET
5 32 (5.65%) XML
6 29 (5.12%) REST
7 28 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (4.59%) Ajax
8 26 (4.59%) WCF
9 25 (4.42%) jQuery
9 25 (4.42%) Middleware
10 19 (3.36%) HTML
10 19 (3.36%) Spring
11 18 (3.18%) MDX
12 16 (2.83%) AngularJS
13 15 (2.65%) .NET Framework
14 11 (1.94%) J2EE
15 10 (1.77%) HTML5
16 9 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 116 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.36%) User Experience
4 9 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.06%) CCTV
5 6 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.06%) e-Health
5 6 (1.06%) LIMS
5 6 (1.06%) NHS
5 6 (1.06%) PACS
5 6 (1.06%) Replication
6 5 (0.88%) CESG
6 5 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.53%) iSeries
8 2 (0.35%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.35%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.01%) Windows
2 21 (3.71%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.00%) Unix
4 16 (2.83%) Linux
5 12 (2.12%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.18%) CentOS
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (22.61%) ETL
2 115 (20.32%) Data Modelling
3 114 (20.14%) Analytics
4 96 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
5 95 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (13.43%) Visualisation
7 65 (11.48%) DevOps
8 58 (10.25%) Data Visualisation
9 57 (10.07%) Data Analysis
10 53 (9.36%) Test Automation
11 51 (9.01%) SDLC
12 45 (7.95%) Data Analytics
13 42 (7.42%) Project Management
14 41 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (6.54%) MVC
16 36 (6.36%) Migration
17 35 (6.18%) Decision-Making
18 34 (6.01%) Programme Management
19 33 (5.83%) ERP
20 32 (5.65%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 352 (62.19%) SQL
2 107 (18.90%) T-SQL
3 58 (10.25%) C#
4 43 (7.60%) JavaScript
5 40 (7.07%) Python
6 32 (5.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 30 (5.30%) R
8 24 (4.24%) Java
9 22 (3.89%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.41%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.24%) C++
12 7 (1.24%) VBA
13 5 (0.88%) Assembly Language
13 5 (0.88%) C
13 5 (0.88%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.88%) VB
14 3 (0.53%) Scala
15 2 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (5.12%) Degree
2 18 (3.18%) ISTQB
3 11 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.77%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (1.77%) CISSP
5 9 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.06%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.53%) AAT
8 3 (0.53%) ACCA
8 3 (0.53%) CIMA
8 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) CISM
9 2 (0.35%) CLAS
9 2 (0.35%) IISP
9 2 (0.35%) ISEB
9 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PMP
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.19%) Data Quality
2 36 (6.36%) QA
3 14 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.94%) GDPR
5 6 (1.06%) HL7
5 6 (1.06%) ISO 22301
5 6 (1.06%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.88%) PMO
6 5 (0.88%) SLA
7 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.35%) RMADS
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.59%) Kibana
1 9 (1.59%) logstash
2 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Salt
3 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 201 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 83 (14.66%) Tableau
3 60 (10.60%) SAP
4 47 (8.30%) Oracle
5 44 (7.77%) Cognos
6 17 (3.00%) Google
6 17 (3.00%) IBM
7 12 (2.12%) Informatica
8 11 (1.94%) Databricks
9 9 (1.59%) Ab Initio
9 9 (1.59%) Netezza
10 8 (1.41%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.06%) Capita
12 5 (0.88%) Cisco
12 5 (0.88%) Infor
13 4 (0.71%) Alteryx
13 4 (0.71%) RedGate
13 4 (0.71%) Snowplow
14 3 (0.53%) Anaplan
14 3 (0.53%) Apteco