Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 216 167
Rank change year-on-year +1 -49 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 157 168 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.28% 1.31% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.35% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 140 154 187
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +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 11,928 12,423 10,979
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 96.80% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9,714 10,255 9,274
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -11 71 £41,250 +3.13% 17
Cheshire -16 50 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Lancashire +1 15 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Merseyside +19 12 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Business Intelligence Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 133 (84.71%) SQL
3 113 (71.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (71.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (66.88%) SQL Server
6 101 (64.33%) Data Warehouse
7 93 (59.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 77 (49.04%) ETL
9 74 (47.13%) T-SQL
10 62 (39.49%) Power BI
11 55 (35.03%) Microsoft
12 36 (22.93%) Visualisation
12 36 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (18.47%) Data Visualisation
14 28 (17.83%) Tableau
15 27 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 27 (17.20%) Finance
15 27 (17.20%) Data Modelling
16 26 (16.56%) Data Analysis
17 21 (13.38%) QlikView
18 20 (12.74%) OLAP
19 19 (12.10%) Analytics
19 19 (12.10%) SQL Server 2016
20 18 (11.46%) VBA
20 18 (11.46%) Dimensional Modelling
20 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
22 15 (9.55%) OLAP Cube
22 15 (9.55%) Kimball Methodology

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 7 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (1.27%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.27%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.82%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.91%) Office 365
4 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (71.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 112 (71.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 105 (66.88%) SQL Server
4 101 (64.33%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (59.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (39.49%) Power BI
7 27 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (13.38%) QlikView
9 20 (12.74%) OLAP
10 19 (12.10%) SQL Server 2016
11 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (9.55%) OLAP Cube
13 13 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (8.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (5.73%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (4.46%) MySQL
16 6 (3.82%) Qlik Sense
17 5 (3.18%) Big Data
17 5 (3.18%) BusinessObjects
18 4 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (17.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Legal
3 5 (3.18%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) Law
4 4 (2.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.28%) MDX
2 6 (3.82%) .NET
3 2 (1.27%) HTML
3 2 (1.27%) XML
4 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.64%) CSS
4 1 (0.64%) HTML5
4 1 (0.64%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.92%) Fintech
3 9 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.64%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (49.04%) ETL
3 36 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (22.93%) Visualisation
4 29 (18.47%) Data Visualisation
5 27 (17.20%) Data Modelling
6 26 (16.56%) Data Analysis
7 19 (12.10%) Analytics
8 18 (11.46%) Dimensional Modelling
9 16 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (9.55%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (8.28%) Data Extraction
12 12 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (7.01%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.01%) Migration
13 11 (7.01%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (7.01%) Statistics
14 10 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (6.37%) Time Management
15 9 (5.73%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (84.71%) SQL
2 74 (47.13%) T-SQL
3 18 (11.46%) VBA
4 13 (8.28%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 9 (5.73%) C#
7 5 (3.18%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.18%) Python
8 4 (2.55%) R
9 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.64%) Java
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
10 1 (0.64%) VB
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (2.55%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.27%) MCP
3 2 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.91%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.83%) Tableau
3 13 (8.28%) Cognos
4 11 (7.01%) SAP
5 10 (6.37%) Oracle
6 8 (5.10%) Google
7 4 (2.55%) RedGate
8 3 (1.91%) Capita
9 2 (1.27%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.27%) Informatica
9 2 (1.27%) Sage
9 2 (1.27%) Twitter
10 1 (0.64%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.64%) Civica
10 1 (0.64%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.64%) IBM
10 1 (0.64%) Talend
10 1 (0.64%) Teradata