Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

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

BI Developer
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 203 189
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 209 164 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.63% 1.35% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.38% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 193 143 181
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.05% +5.56%

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 12355 11856 12751
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.36% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9891 9982 10484
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 £24,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the North West

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the North West

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the North West

Business Intelligence Developer
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 Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 October 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 +13 123 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Cheshire +4 47 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Lancashire +13 23 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside 0 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Cumbria -2 1 £37,500 -
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Business Intelligence Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 173 (82.78%) SQL
3 156 (74.64%) SQL Server
4 152 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 151 (72.25%) Data Warehouse
6 146 (69.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 105 (50.24%) Microsoft
8 103 (49.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 97 (46.41%) T-SQL
10 75 (35.89%) ETL
10 75 (35.89%) Power BI
11 49 (23.44%) Finance
12 45 (21.53%) SQL Server 2014
13 44 (21.05%) Analytics
13 44 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 43 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (20.10%) Tableau
16 41 (19.62%) SQL Server 2016
17 38 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
18 32 (15.31%) Retail
19 30 (14.35%) QlikView
20 27 (12.92%) SQL Server 2012
21 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
22 24 (11.48%) Oracle
22 24 (11.48%) Management Information System
23 22 (10.53%) VBA
23 22 (10.53%) Data Analytics
24 21 (10.05%) Data Modelling
25 19 (9.09%) Visualisation
25 19 (9.09%) MDX

Business Intelligence Developer 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 11 (5.26%) OpenROAD
1 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.35%) OpenEdge
3 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.91%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.91%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (0.96%) Google Play
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.39%) Intranet
2 3 (1.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (74.64%) SQL Server
2 152 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 151 (72.25%) Data Warehouse
4 146 (69.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (49.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 75 (35.89%) Power BI
7 45 (21.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 44 (21.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 41 (19.62%) SQL Server 2016
10 30 (14.35%) QlikView
11 27 (12.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (8.13%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (6.22%) Relational Database
14 12 (5.74%) RDBMS
15 11 (5.26%) DTS
15 11 (5.26%) Essbase
15 11 (5.26%) Ingres
15 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (7.66%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (6.22%) Subversion
3 9 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.91%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (23.44%) Finance
2 32 (15.31%) Retail
3 14 (6.70%) Games
4 11 (5.26%) Back Office
5 10 (4.78%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.83%) Advertising
7 3 (1.44%) Local Government
8 2 (0.96%) Legal
8 2 (0.96%) Marketing
9 1 (0.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.09%) MDX
2 16 (7.66%) .NET
3 15 (7.18%) REST
4 13 (6.22%) SOAP
4 13 (6.22%) Web Services
5 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 11 (5.26%) CSS
5 11 (5.26%) JSON
5 11 (5.26%) XML
6 4 (1.91%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.22%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.26%) BBC
4 11 (5.26%) Social Media
5 7 (3.35%) Renewable Energy
5 7 (3.35%) Replication
6 5 (2.39%) Fintech
6 5 (2.39%) NHS
7 4 (1.91%) iPad
7 4 (1.91%) User Experience
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.96%) iPhone
10 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (35.89%) ETL
3 44 (21.05%) Analytics
4 43 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.44%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 21 (10.05%) Data Modelling
8 19 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 18 (8.61%) Data Analysis
9 18 (8.61%) Kimball Methodology
10 15 (7.18%) Dashboard Development
10 15 (7.18%) Performance Optimisation
11 14 (6.70%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
13 9 (4.31%) Data Extraction
13 9 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.31%) ERP
13 9 (4.31%) High Availability
14 6 (2.87%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 173 (82.78%) SQL
2 97 (46.41%) T-SQL
3 22 (10.53%) VBA
4 10 (4.78%) C#
5 7 (3.35%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.35%) VB
6 6 (2.87%) ABAP
7 5 (2.39%) Java
8 3 (1.44%) Python
8 3 (1.44%) R
9 2 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.96%) VBScript
10 1 (0.48%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (1.44%) Degree
1 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.96%) MCP
3 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 105 (50.24%) Microsoft
2 42 (20.10%) Tableau
3 24 (11.48%) Oracle
4 14 (6.70%) Cognos
5 13 (6.22%) Google
6 12 (5.74%) SAP
7 11 (5.26%) Actian
7 11 (5.26%) Apple
7 11 (5.26%) Facebook
7 11 (5.26%) Sony
7 11 (5.26%) Yahoo!
8 6 (2.87%) Informatica
9 4 (1.91%) hybris
10 3 (1.44%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.48%) Brio
11 1 (0.48%) IBM
11 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.48%) Teradata
11 1 (0.48%) TIBCO