The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 33 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 391 363 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.23% 6.37% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 7.23% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 343 313 281
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

Business Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5670 5024 5917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.40% 88.09% 89.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4674 4218 4695
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the North West

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the North West

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the North West over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the North West

Business Intelligence
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 233 £40,000 -5.88% 58
Cheshire -10 66 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Merseyside 0 56 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Lancashire -8 19 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 497 (66.36%) SQL
2 368 (49.13%) SQL Server
3 341 (45.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 337 (44.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 271 (36.18%) Data Warehouse
6 258 (34.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 249 (33.24%) Microsoft
8 237 (31.64%) T-SQL
9 225 (30.04%) Finance
10 207 (27.64%) ETL
11 143 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
12 130 (17.36%) SAP
13 120 (16.02%) Marketing
13 120 (16.02%) Analytics
14 111 (14.82%) Microsoft Excel
15 100 (13.35%) Oracle
16 99 (13.22%) Data Modelling
17 91 (12.15%) Power BI
18 89 (11.88%) E-Commerce
19 83 (11.08%) Degree
20 80 (10.68%) Manufacturing
20 80 (10.68%) Tableau
21 74 (9.88%) Retail
22 73 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
23 68 (9.08%) Big Data
24 65 (8.68%) .NET
25 62 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
26 61 (8.14%) Data Analysis
27 58 (7.74%) Telecoms
28 57 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management

Business Intelligence
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 27 (3.60%) SAS
2 19 (2.54%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (1.20%) Alfresco
6 8 (1.07%) NetWeaver
7 7 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.67%) Apache
8 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.53%) IIS
10 3 (0.40%) Liferay
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.27%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 111 (14.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.47%) SPSS
4 7 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.27%) FileZilla
6 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 54 (7.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (2.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 18 (2.40%) SAP CO
3 18 (2.40%) SAP FI
3 18 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (2.27%) SAP MM
4 17 (2.27%) SAP PP
4 17 (2.27%) SAP QM
4 17 (2.27%) SAP SD
4 17 (2.27%) SAP WM
5 12 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (1.07%) Sage 200
8 7 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.80%) SAP APO
10 5 (0.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.07%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.07%) Google Play
5 5 (0.67%) SaaS
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.53%) FinancialForce.com
7 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.40%) Office 365
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.40%) HTTP
2 14 (1.87%) FTP
3 12 (1.60%) Internet
4 5 (0.67%) DNS
4 5 (0.67%) Firewall
5 4 (0.53%) NAS
5 4 (0.53%) SAN
6 3 (0.40%) Broadband
7 2 (0.27%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) GSM
8 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.13%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.13%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) Skype
8 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (49.13%) SQL Server
2 341 (45.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 337 (44.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 271 (36.18%) Data Warehouse
5 258 (34.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 91 (12.15%) Power BI
7 68 (9.08%) Big Data
8 62 (8.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 55 (7.34%) QlikView
9 55 (7.34%) Relational Database
10 51 (6.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 49 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 49 (6.54%) SQL Server 2016
12 46 (6.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 41 (5.47%) Hadoop
14 38 (5.07%) MySQL
15 35 (4.67%) SAP BW
16 33 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
17 30 (4.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 27 (3.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (4.14%) Visual Studio
2 26 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (2.14%) Selenium
5 13 (1.74%) ERwin
6 12 (1.60%) JIRA
7 8 (1.07%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.53%) JUnit
9 4 (0.53%) NUnit
9 4 (0.53%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.53%) Toad
10 3 (0.40%) JBehave
10 3 (0.40%) Maven
10 3 (0.40%) Mockito
10 3 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.40%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.27%) Zephyr
General
1 225 (30.04%) Finance
2 120 (16.02%) Marketing
3 80 (10.68%) Manufacturing
4 74 (9.88%) Retail
5 58 (7.74%) Telecoms
6 54 (7.21%) Electronics
7 39 (5.21%) Legal
8 20 (2.67%) Advertising
9 13 (1.74%) Games
10 7 (0.93%) Banking
11 4 (0.53%) Automotive
11 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Law
12 3 (0.40%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.27%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 301 (40.19%) Developer
2 219 (29.24%) Analyst
3 156 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 131 (17.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 98 (13.08%) SQL Server Developer
6 88 (11.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 72 (9.61%) SQL BI Developer
8 53 (7.08%) SQL Analyst
9 50 (6.68%) DBA
10 47 (6.28%) Data Analyst
11 45 (6.01%) SQL DBA
12 41 (5.47%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 39 (5.21%) Consultant
14 38 (5.07%) Architect
15 37 (4.94%) Senior Developer
15 37 (4.94%) SSIS Developer
16 34 (4.54%) SSRS Developer
17 26 (3.47%) Database Developer
18 24 (3.20%) SAP Analyst
18 24 (3.20%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (8.68%) .NET
2 36 (4.81%) MDX
3 35 (4.67%) ASP.NET
3 35 (4.67%) HTML
4 32 (4.27%) CSS
4 32 (4.27%) Web Services
5 31 (4.14%) XML
6 20 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (2.54%) EDI
7 19 (2.54%) jQuery
8 17 (2.27%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (1.60%) Entity Framework
11 11 (1.47%) REST
12 10 (1.34%) WCF
13 9 (1.20%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.20%) Java EE
14 8 (1.07%) D3.js
14 8 (1.07%) MSMQ
14 8 (1.07%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.07%) iPad
3 32 (4.27%) FMCG
4 31 (4.14%) Clustering
5 25 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.94%) Replication
7 17 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.87%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.34%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.34%) Social Media
11 9 (1.20%) iPhone
12 8 (1.07%) BBC
12 8 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.93%) Life Science
14 5 (0.67%) NHS
15 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (4.41%) Windows
2 18 (2.40%) Unix
3 12 (1.60%) Linux
4 9 (1.20%) Android
5 8 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (27.64%) ETL
2 143 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (16.02%) Analytics
4 99 (13.22%) Data Modelling
5 89 (11.88%) E-Commerce
6 61 (8.14%) Data Analysis
7 57 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
8 55 (7.34%) Programme Management
9 54 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
10 49 (6.54%) Data Management
11 47 (6.28%) CRM
12 44 (5.87%) DevOps
13 42 (5.61%) Data Analytics
14 41 (5.47%) ERP
14 41 (5.47%) ITIL
15 39 (5.21%) Kimball Methodology
15 39 (5.21%) Workflow
16 37 (4.94%) Visualisation
17 36 (4.81%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 497 (66.36%) SQL
2 237 (31.64%) T-SQL
3 53 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 51 (6.81%) VBA
5 44 (5.87%) C#
5 44 (5.87%) Java
6 41 (5.47%) Python
7 24 (3.20%) ABAP
8 21 (2.80%) R
9 17 (2.27%) C++
10 15 (2.00%) ANSI SQL
10 15 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.87%) PHP
12 13 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.74%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.60%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
13 12 (1.60%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.20%) VB
15 8 (1.07%) Go
15 8 (1.07%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (11.08%) Degree
2 12 (1.60%) Siebel Certification
3 9 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.93%) PhD
5 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.40%) HNC
7 3 (0.40%) HND
7 3 (0.40%) ISEB
7 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.27%) ACCA
9 1 (0.13%) CCA
9 1 (0.13%) CIMA
9 1 (0.13%) CISM
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
9 1 (0.13%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) NCDA
9 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.87%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.14%) QA
3 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (1.47%) Ansible
1 11 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.47%) Puppet
2 8 (1.07%) Mesos
3 6 (0.80%) SCOM
4 4 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.13%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.13%) Kibana
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 249 (33.24%) Microsoft
2 130 (17.36%) SAP
3 100 (13.35%) Oracle
4 80 (10.68%) Tableau
5 47 (6.28%) Google
6 31 (4.14%) Cognos
7 22 (2.94%) IBM
8 20 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (2.14%) Informatica
10 14 (1.87%) Siebel
11 12 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
11 12 (1.60%) Sage
12 11 (1.47%) Facebook
13 10 (1.34%) Alteryx
14 9 (1.20%) Hyperion
15 8 (1.07%) Ab Initio
15 8 (1.07%) Apple
15 8 (1.07%) Sony
15 8 (1.07%) Talend
15 8 (1.07%) Yahoo!
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great holiday package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £45,046
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
TD Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago