Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

BI Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 304 316
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 60 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 42
North West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £39,775 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12673 12011 12573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10145 10103 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the North West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -20 37 £37,500 +13.64% 1
Lancashire +7 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheshire -24 8 £48,750 +54.76%
Merseyside +21 5 £30,750 -12.14%
Cumbria +2 1 £37,500 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (66.67%) SQL
3 25 (41.67%) Analytics
4 24 (40.00%) Tableau
5 21 (35.00%) Finance
6 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
7 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.00%) SAP
8 15 (25.00%) Power BI
9 13 (21.67%) QlikView
10 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (20.00%) SAP BW
10 12 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 11 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (18.33%) ABAP
11 11 (18.33%) Manufacturing
12 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
13 8 (13.33%) Cognos
13 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (11.67%) Visualisation
14 7 (11.67%) Dashboard Development
14 7 (11.67%) Data Analytics
14 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (11.67%) SAS
15 6 (10.00%) ETL
15 6 (10.00%) VBA

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (11.67%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (25.00%) Power BI
4 13 (21.67%) QlikView
5 12 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 12 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (18.33%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.00%) Base SAS
11 3 (5.00%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
11 3 (5.00%) OLAP
11 3 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Automotive
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Law
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) MDX
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (41.67%) Analytics
3 7 (11.67%) Dashboard Development
3 7 (11.67%) Data Analytics
3 7 (11.67%) Visualisation
4 6 (10.00%) ETL
5 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
7 3 (5.00%) Customer Analytics
7 3 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.00%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) ABAP
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.00%) VBA
5 4 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (6.67%) R
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Tableau
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) SAP
3 8 (13.33%) Cognos
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) Informatica
5 3 (5.00%) Teradata
6 2 (3.33%) Alteryx
6 2 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) iManage