Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 252 205
Rank change year-on-year +52 -47 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 182 114 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.44% 0.92% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.95% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 173 101 154
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £52,250 £61,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -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 12,211 11,961 11,492
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.71% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,786 10,090 9,598
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 90 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Cheshire -4 53 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Lancashire +15 20 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Merseyside +36 13 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Cumbria - 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 17 January 2018, 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 146 (80.22%) SQL
3 132 (72.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (65.93%) SQL Server
5 118 (64.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
7 99 (54.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 88 (48.35%) T-SQL
9 81 (44.51%) Power BI
10 74 (40.66%) Microsoft
11 69 (37.91%) ETL
12 48 (26.37%) Analytics
13 42 (23.08%) Finance
14 39 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
14 39 (21.43%) Tableau
15 37 (20.33%) QlikView
16 35 (19.23%) Data Analysis
17 34 (18.68%) Visualisation
18 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (15.93%) SQL Server 2014
20 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Excel
22 26 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
23 25 (13.74%) VBA
24 21 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
24 21 (11.54%) OLAP
25 20 (10.99%) SAP
25 20 (10.99%) MDX
25 20 (10.99%) Data Analytics
25 20 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012

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 2 (1.10%) OpenROAD
1 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.65%) SPSS
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.65%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.10%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) SMS
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (72.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 120 (65.93%) SQL Server
3 118 (64.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (54.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 81 (44.51%) Power BI
7 39 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 37 (20.33%) QlikView
9 29 (15.93%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 21 (11.54%) OLAP
12 20 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (8.79%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 13 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
14 13 (7.14%) SAP BW
15 9 (4.95%) Data Mining
16 8 (4.40%) Big Data
16 8 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (4.40%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 10 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (23.08%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.49%) Retail
4 9 (4.95%) Games
5 6 (3.30%) Advertising
6 2 (1.10%) Back Office
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.99%) MDX
2 6 (3.30%) .NET
2 6 (3.30%) REST
3 4 (2.20%) SOAP
4 3 (1.65%) CSS
4 3 (1.65%) Web Services
4 3 (1.65%) XML
5 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.10%) JSON
6 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.55%) HTML
6 1 (0.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.95%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.40%) Fintech
5 5 (2.75%) Replication
6 3 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.65%) NHS
7 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.55%) BBC
8 1 (0.55%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) iPad
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (37.91%) ETL
3 48 (26.37%) Analytics
4 35 (19.23%) Data Analysis
5 34 (18.68%) Visualisation
6 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
8 21 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
9 20 (10.99%) Data Analytics
10 19 (10.44%) Data Modelling
11 17 (9.34%) Dashboard Development
12 13 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (6.04%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.49%) High Availability
14 10 (5.49%) Time Management
15 9 (4.95%) Data Extraction
15 9 (4.95%) Web Development
16 8 (4.40%) Dimensional Modelling
16 8 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
16 8 (4.40%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 146 (80.22%) SQL
2 88 (48.35%) T-SQL
3 25 (13.74%) VBA
4 11 (6.04%) ABAP
4 11 (6.04%) C#
5 6 (3.30%) R
6 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.75%) Python
7 2 (1.10%) Java
7 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.10%) VBScript
8 1 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.55%) Lua
8 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.65%) MCP
4 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 74 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.43%) Tableau
3 20 (10.99%) SAP
4 18 (9.89%) Cognos
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle
6 8 (4.40%) Google
7 5 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.65%) RedGate
9 2 (1.10%) Actian
9 2 (1.10%) Capita
9 2 (1.10%) Informatica
9 2 (1.10%) Sage
9 2 (1.10%) Twitter
10 1 (0.55%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.55%) Apple
10 1 (0.55%) Facebook
10 1 (0.55%) IBM
10 1 (0.55%) Sony
10 1 (0.55%) Talend
10 1 (0.55%) Yahoo!