Period
to 15 May 2021

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 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 41 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 526 397 779
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.50% 5.24% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 5.78% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 448 353 577
10th Percentile £29,175 £30,050 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,950 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 7,391 6,867 10,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.28% 90.56% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,668 5,722 8,203
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,375 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,250 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.27% +3.53%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

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 15 May 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
West Midlands +9 377 £47,500 +5.56% 71
East Midlands +9 147 £43,250 +15.33% 31
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 15 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 309 (58.75%) SQL
2 305 (57.98%) Power Platform
3 302 (57.41%) Power BI
4 188 (35.74%) Microsoft
5 186 (35.36%) Azure
6 178 (33.84%) Analytics
7 170 (32.32%) Data Warehouse
8 164 (31.18%) SQL Server
9 138 (26.24%) Social Skills
10 134 (25.48%) ETL
11 116 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 115 (21.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 114 (21.67%) Finance
14 112 (21.29%) Microsoft Excel
15 105 (19.96%) Python
15 105 (19.96%) Visualisation
16 101 (19.20%) Data Modelling
16 101 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
17 88 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
18 85 (16.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 71 (13.50%) Tableau
19 71 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
20 62 (11.79%) Data Analysis
20 62 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
20 62 (11.79%) ERP
21 59 (11.22%) Degree
21 59 (11.22%) Data Analytics
22 56 (10.65%) Project Management
23 54 (10.27%) Data Visualisation
24 53 (10.08%) Data Quality

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 32 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (0.95%) Confluence
4 4 (0.76%) Apache
4 4 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.76%) SAS
5 3 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 112 (21.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.37%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.76%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.38%) Maya
Business Applications
1 15 (2.85%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (2.28%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.28%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.95%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.57%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.38%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 305 (57.98%) Power Platform
2 186 (35.36%) Azure
3 49 (9.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 47 (8.94%) PowerApps
5 42 (7.98%) Dynamics 365
6 38 (7.22%) AWS
6 38 (7.22%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 37 (7.03%) Microsoft 365
7 37 (7.03%) Power Automate
8 26 (4.94%) SaaS
9 9 (1.71%) Azure Stack
9 9 (1.71%) Serverless
10 8 (1.52%) Azure Functions
10 8 (1.52%) Azure Logic Apps
11 6 (1.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.14%) GCP
11 6 (1.14%) GitHub
11 6 (1.14%) IaaS
12 5 (0.95%) PaaS
13 4 (0.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.95%) Firewall
2 4 (0.76%) AMQP
2 4 (0.76%) Internet
3 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.57%) Wireless
4 2 (0.38%) FTP
4 2 (0.38%) Intranet
4 2 (0.38%) LAN
4 2 (0.38%) VPN
4 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.19%) DKIM
5 1 (0.19%) DMARC
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.19%) VoIP
5 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (57.41%) Power BI
2 170 (32.32%) Data Warehouse
3 164 (31.18%) SQL Server
4 116 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 115 (21.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 85 (16.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 71 (13.50%) Tableau
8 45 (8.56%) Data Lake
9 35 (6.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 31 (5.89%) Data Mining
11 29 (5.51%) Big Data
12 26 (4.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 26 (4.94%) MySQL
13 25 (4.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 21 (3.99%) Relational Database
15 17 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (2.85%) NoSQL
16 15 (2.85%) OLAP
16 15 (2.85%) QlikView
17 14 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.71%) JIRA
3 8 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (1.52%) ProC
4 7 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.38%) gulp
6 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.19%) FishEye
7 1 (0.19%) Grunt
7 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) ScriptRunner
7 1 (0.19%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.19%) webpack
General
1 138 (26.24%) Social Skills
2 114 (21.67%) Finance
3 88 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.22%) Law
5 34 (6.46%) Public Sector
6 21 (3.99%) Marketing
7 20 (3.80%) Manufacturing
7 20 (3.80%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (3.61%) Games
9 17 (3.23%) Telecoms
10 15 (2.85%) Publishing
11 12 (2.28%) Organisational Skills
11 12 (2.28%) Retail
12 10 (1.90%) Electronics
13 5 (0.95%) Automotive
14 3 (0.57%) Legal
15 2 (0.38%) Banking
15 2 (0.38%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.38%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 156 (29.66%) Developer
2 130 (24.71%) Analyst
3 59 (11.22%) Data Engineer
4 54 (10.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 50 (9.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 46 (8.75%) Data Analyst
7 41 (7.79%) Architect
8 30 (5.70%) Azure Engineer
9 27 (5.13%) Data Architect
10 24 (4.56%) SQL Developer
11 20 (3.80%) Power BI Developer
12 19 (3.61%) Consultant
12 19 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
12 19 (3.61%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
13 17 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 15 (2.85%) Business Analyst
14 15 (2.85%) Data Manager
15 14 (2.66%) Cloud Developer
15 14 (2.66%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.84%) .NET
2 23 (4.37%) HTML
3 20 (3.80%) CSS
4 16 (3.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (2.85%) .NET Framework
6 13 (2.47%) MDX
7 10 (1.90%) React
7 10 (1.90%) REST
8 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (1.52%) Kafka
9 7 (1.33%) Pandas
10 6 (1.14%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.14%) jQuery
10 6 (1.14%) JSON
11 5 (0.95%) .NET Core
11 5 (0.95%) COM
11 5 (0.95%) RESTful
11 5 (0.95%) Spring
12 4 (0.76%) Node.js
12 4 (0.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 14 (2.66%) NHS
4 12 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (1.71%) Taxonomies
6 8 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.14%) CESG
8 6 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.95%) AS400
9 5 (0.95%) Housing Association
9 5 (0.95%) iSeries
9 5 (0.95%) Mobile Games
9 5 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.76%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.76%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.57%) SCADA
12 2 (0.38%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.38%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.66%) Linux
2 11 (2.09%) Windows
3 7 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.14%) Unix
5 4 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.57%) Android
6 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (33.84%) Analytics
2 134 (25.48%) ETL
3 105 (19.96%) Visualisation
4 101 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (19.20%) Data Modelling
5 71 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
6 62 (11.79%) Data Analysis
6 62 (11.79%) ERP
6 62 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (11.22%) Data Analytics
8 56 (10.65%) Project Management
9 54 (10.27%) Data Visualisation
10 49 (9.32%) Data Management
11 45 (8.56%) Decision-Making
12 43 (8.17%) CRM
12 43 (8.17%) Migration
13 41 (7.79%) Data Science
14 39 (7.41%) DevOps
15 36 (6.84%) Data Governance
16 35 (6.65%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 309 (58.75%) SQL
2 105 (19.96%) Python
3 51 (9.70%) T-SQL
4 50 (9.51%) C#
5 41 (7.79%) R
6 40 (7.60%) Java
7 31 (5.89%) JavaScript
8 27 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 24 (4.56%) VBA
10 17 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 12 (2.28%) C
12 11 (2.09%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.90%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.90%) VB
14 9 (1.71%) Perl
15 8 (1.52%) U-SQL
16 7 (1.33%) Go
16 7 (1.33%) MATLAB
16 7 (1.33%) Scala
17 6 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (11.22%) Degree
2 20 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.76%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.57%) CISA
8 3 (0.57%) CISM
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) CRISC
8 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.57%) PMP
8 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.38%) MBA
9 2 (0.38%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.08%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.85%) GDPR
3 12 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.71%) GRC
5 8 (1.52%) QA
5 8 (1.52%) SLA
6 6 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.76%) NIST
7 4 (0.76%) PMO
8 3 (0.57%) COSO
8 3 (0.57%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 12 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.09%) Docker
3 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.19%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.71%) Ansible
2 8 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.14%) Rundeck
4 5 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.57%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.38%) Kibana
6 2 (0.38%) Terraform
7 1 (0.19%) Grafana
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 188 (35.74%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.51%) Oracle
3 42 (7.98%) Databricks
4 33 (6.27%) SAP
5 22 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.66%) JD Edwards
7 9 (1.71%) ServiceNow
7 9 (1.71%) Talend
8 8 (1.52%) Cognos
9 7 (1.33%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.95%) Cisco
10 5 (0.95%) LANSA
10 5 (0.95%) RapidMiner
10 5 (0.95%) Sage
10 5 (0.95%) Sparx
10 5 (0.95%) Teradata
10 5 (0.95%) VMware
11 4 (0.76%) Apple
11 4 (0.76%) Google
11 4 (0.76%) Meraki