Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 189 204
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 153 202 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 1.56% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.61% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 131 185 144
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 11,497 12,524 11,524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.64% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9,311 10,084 9,746
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -25 82 £40,000 - 16
Cheshire -4 42 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Lancashire +8 15 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Merseyside +12 9 £25,500 -32.00% 5
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (79.74%) SQL
3 114 (74.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (69.28%) SQL Server
5 100 (65.36%) Data Warehouse
6 95 (62.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 74 (48.37%) ETL
8 68 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 66 (43.14%) T-SQL
10 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
11 48 (31.37%) Data Modelling
12 45 (29.41%) Power BI
13 41 (26.80%) Data Analysis
14 38 (24.84%) Visualisation
15 36 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (18.30%) Analytics
19 26 (16.99%) Data Visualisation
19 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (15.69%) Tableau
21 17 (11.11%) Decision-Making
22 16 (10.46%) Finance
23 15 (9.80%) Oracle
23 15 (9.80%) QlikView
24 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
24 14 (9.15%) VBA
24 14 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
25 13 (8.50%) Dashboard Development
25 13 (8.50%) .NET

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 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.31%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.65%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.27%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (74.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 106 (69.28%) SQL Server
3 100 (65.36%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (62.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (29.41%) Power BI
7 30 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (9.80%) QlikView
9 14 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (6.54%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (5.88%) MySQL
11 9 (5.88%) OLAP
12 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (4.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (4.58%) Qlik Sense
13 6 (3.92%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.46%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Retail
3 3 (1.96%) Billing
3 3 (1.96%) Law
3 3 (1.96%) Legal
3 3 (1.96%) Marketing
4 2 (1.31%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.50%) .NET
2 8 (5.23%) MDX
3 3 (1.96%) Web Services
4 2 (1.31%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.31%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.31%) LINQ
5 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.27%) Fintech
4 5 (3.27%) FMCG
4 5 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.31%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (48.37%) ETL
3 48 (31.37%) Data Modelling
4 41 (26.80%) Data Analysis
5 38 (24.84%) Visualisation
6 36 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (18.30%) Analytics
9 26 (16.99%) Data Visualisation
10 17 (11.11%) Decision-Making
11 13 (8.50%) Dashboard Development
11 13 (8.50%) Time Management
12 12 (7.84%) Migration
13 10 (6.54%) Dimensional Modelling
13 10 (6.54%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 8 (5.23%) Scrum
15 8 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (4.58%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 122 (79.74%) SQL
2 66 (43.14%) T-SQL
3 14 (9.15%) VBA
4 9 (5.88%) C#
5 7 (4.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (4.58%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.31%) C
8 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.58%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.61%) MCP
3 4 (2.61%) MCSA
4 2 (1.31%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.27%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.69%) Tableau
3 15 (9.80%) Oracle
4 11 (7.19%) SAP
5 10 (6.54%) Cognos
6 8 (5.23%) Google
7 4 (2.61%) Informatica
8 3 (1.96%) Sage
8 3 (1.96%) Telerik
9 2 (1.31%) IBM
9 2 (1.31%) Twitter
10 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.65%) Teradata