Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 191 231
Rank change year-on-year -24 +40 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 139 197 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.23% 1.50% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.55% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 127 183 119
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £49,250 £55,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -

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 10,898 12,719 12,074
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.68% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,840 10,208 10,163
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -28 70 £42,000 +5.00% 13
Cheshire +11 32 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Lancashire +2 21 £40,000 +23.08%
Merseyside +5 13 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 116 (83.45%) SQL
3 99 (71.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (63.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (62.59%) Data Warehouse
6 83 (59.71%) SQL Server
7 70 (50.36%) T-SQL
8 66 (47.48%) ETL
9 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
10 56 (40.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (37.41%) Power BI
12 36 (25.90%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (25.90%) Data Modelling
13 32 (23.02%) Visualisation
13 32 (23.02%) Data Analysis
14 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Excel
15 27 (19.42%) Finance
16 24 (17.27%) Analytics
17 23 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (15.11%) Tableau
19 20 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
19 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (12.95%) Decision-Making
21 16 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
22 14 (10.07%) Time Management
22 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
23 12 (8.63%) Kimball Methodology
24 11 (7.91%) Dimensional Modelling
24 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
24 11 (7.91%) QlikView

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:

Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (71.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 88 (63.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 87 (62.59%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (59.71%) SQL Server
5 56 (40.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 52 (37.41%) Power BI
7 23 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (7.91%) QlikView
10 10 (7.19%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (5.76%) OLAP
12 6 (4.32%) MySQL
13 5 (3.60%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.88%) DB2
14 4 (2.88%) Lumira
14 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (19.42%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.76%) Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Legal
5 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.44%) Billing
6 2 (1.44%) Law
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.91%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) MDX
3 3 (2.16%) Web Services
4 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.44%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.44%) LINQ
5 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.19%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.04%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.88%) FMCG
5 3 (2.16%) Replication
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (47.48%) ETL
3 36 (25.90%) Data Modelling
3 36 (25.90%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (23.02%) Data Analysis
4 32 (23.02%) Visualisation
5 24 (17.27%) Analytics
6 20 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
7 18 (12.95%) Decision-Making
8 16 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (10.07%) Time Management
10 12 (8.63%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (7.91%) Dimensional Modelling
11 11 (7.91%) Migration
12 10 (7.19%) Dashboard Development
13 8 (5.76%) IT Strategy
14 6 (4.32%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.32%) High Availability
14 6 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (3.60%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (83.45%) SQL
2 70 (50.36%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.47%) VBA
4 6 (4.32%) C#
5 4 (2.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.44%) C
6 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.44%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.44%) MCP
3 2 (1.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.11%) Tableau
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle
4 6 (4.32%) Cognos
4 6 (4.32%) SAP
5 3 (2.16%) Informatica
5 3 (2.16%) Telerik
6 2 (1.44%) Google
6 2 (1.44%) IBM
6 2 (1.44%) Sage
7 1 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.72%) Teradata