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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 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 46 35 45
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 564 485 268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 5.91% 6.61% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 7.09% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 421 405 224
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £32,154
25th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £37,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +7.95%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,800 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,152 6,841 4,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 95.88% 93.28% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,663 5,150 3,713
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £39,121
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,302 £63,158 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the North West

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in the North West over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

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 6 months to 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Manchester -2 368 £50,000 - 49
Cheshire -44 84 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Merseyside -17 76 £53,104 +27.96% 7
Lancashire -25 27 £57,500 +22.67% 4
Cumbria -6 3 £47,000 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 309 (54.79%) SQL
2 263 (46.63%) Power Platform
3 259 (45.92%) Power BI
4 204 (36.17%) Analytics
5 195 (34.57%) Agile
6 194 (34.40%) Azure
7 172 (30.50%) SQL Server
8 171 (30.32%) Data Warehouse
9 167 (29.61%) Microsoft
10 161 (28.55%) Social Skills
11 138 (24.47%) Data Modelling
12 135 (23.94%) ETL
13 132 (23.40%) Finance
14 130 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
15 124 (21.99%) Visualisation
16 98 (17.38%) T-SQL
16 98 (17.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 92 (16.31%) Tableau
18 89 (15.78%) DevOps
18 89 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
19 87 (15.43%) Python
20 86 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 83 (14.72%) Microsoft Excel
22 73 (12.94%) AWS
23 72 (12.77%) Degree
24 68 (12.06%) Decision-Making
25 67 (11.88%) Data Lake
26 65 (11.52%) Data Quality
27 63 (11.17%) Legal
27 63 (11.17%) Data Visualisation

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 21 (3.72%) Apache Spark
2 18 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.95%) SAS
4 4 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (14.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.71%) Adobe XD
5 4 (0.71%) Sketch
6 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.53%) InVision
6 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.53%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.53%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.35%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.18%) PRMS
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 263 (46.63%) Power Platform
2 194 (34.40%) Azure
3 73 (12.94%) AWS
4 60 (10.64%) Azure Data Factory
5 46 (8.16%) PaaS
6 35 (6.21%) Microsoft 365
7 32 (5.67%) SaaS
8 31 (5.50%) GCP
9 28 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (3.72%) Azure DevOps
10 21 (3.72%) IaaS
11 19 (3.37%) PowerApps
11 19 (3.37%) Snowflake
12 16 (2.84%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 16 (2.84%) Power Automate
13 15 (2.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 13 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
15 11 (1.95%) Google Analytics
15 11 (1.95%) Google Data Studio
16 7 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.18%) DHCP
2 1 (0.18%) DNS
2 1 (0.18%) Firewall
2 1 (0.18%) Intranet
2 1 (0.18%) Skype
2 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.18%) VPN
2 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (45.92%) Power BI
2 172 (30.50%) SQL Server
3 171 (30.32%) Data Warehouse
4 98 (17.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 92 (16.31%) Tableau
6 86 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (11.88%) Data Lake
8 46 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (7.09%) Big Data
10 36 (6.38%) Relational Database
11 35 (6.21%) QlikView
12 31 (5.50%) Qlik Sense
13 27 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
15 18 (3.19%) Hadoop
16 15 (2.66%) PowerCenter
16 15 (2.66%) Snowflake Schema
17 11 (1.95%) NoSQL
18 10 (1.77%) Data Mart
18 10 (1.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (3.01%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (1.95%) JIRA
4 9 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.35%) ERwin
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.18%) GitLab
8 1 (0.18%) jspm
8 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 161 (28.55%) Social Skills
2 132 (23.40%) Finance
3 130 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (11.17%) Legal
5 58 (10.28%) Marketing
6 54 (9.57%) Manufacturing
7 53 (9.40%) Public Sector
8 48 (8.51%) Retail
9 39 (6.91%) Telecoms
10 35 (6.21%) Law
11 34 (6.03%) Electronics
12 29 (5.14%) Presentation Skills
13 15 (2.66%) Banking
13 15 (2.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 12 (2.13%) Advertising
14 12 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
15 11 (1.95%) Automotive
16 8 (1.42%) Back Office
17 7 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
18 4 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 127 (22.52%) Developer
2 116 (20.57%) Analyst
3 74 (13.12%) Data Engineer
4 64 (11.35%) Architect
5 50 (8.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 48 (8.51%) Consultant
7 39 (6.91%) Senior Developer
8 36 (6.38%) Data Analyst
9 33 (5.85%) .NET Developer
10 29 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (4.96%) Data Architect
11 28 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
12 25 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 24 (4.26%) Software Developer
14 23 (4.08%) SQL Developer
15 22 (3.90%) Cloud Architect
16 21 (3.72%) Data Manager
17 19 (3.37%) Cloud Solutions Architect
17 19 (3.37%) Software Engineer
17 19 (3.37%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.75%) .NET
2 24 (4.26%) .NET Core
3 23 (4.08%) React
4 19 (3.37%) RESTful
5 18 (3.19%) Entity Framework
6 17 (3.01%) AngularJS
7 15 (2.66%) PySpark
8 13 (2.30%) REST
9 12 (2.13%) HTML
10 10 (1.77%) GraphQL
10 10 (1.77%) SOAP
11 9 (1.60%) MDX
11 9 (1.60%) XML
12 8 (1.42%) CSS
13 6 (1.06%) HTML5
13 6 (1.06%) Kafka
13 6 (1.06%) Node.js
14 5 (0.89%) CSS3
14 5 (0.89%) JSON
14 5 (0.89%) SPFx
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.14%) User Experience
2 22 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (3.55%) Data Centre
4 18 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 11 (1.95%) NHS
7 10 (1.77%) Hackathon
7 10 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.42%) Blog
9 7 (1.24%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.24%) Industry 4.0
9 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.06%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.06%) Team-Oriented Environment
11 5 (0.89%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.89%) IoT
12 3 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
13 2 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.35%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.08%) Windows
2 8 (1.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.18%) Android
3 1 (0.18%) Unix
3 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (36.17%) Analytics
2 195 (34.57%) Agile
3 138 (24.47%) Data Modelling
4 135 (23.94%) ETL
5 124 (21.99%) Visualisation
6 89 (15.78%) DevOps
6 89 (15.78%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (12.06%) Decision-Making
8 63 (11.17%) Data Visualisation
9 59 (10.46%) CI/CD
10 53 (9.40%) Data Analysis
10 53 (9.40%) Data Science
11 52 (9.22%) Data Pipeline
11 52 (9.22%) Test Automation
12 50 (8.87%) Data Management
13 46 (8.16%) Coaching
14 44 (7.80%) Machine Learning
14 44 (7.80%) Mentoring
14 44 (7.80%) Scrum
14 44 (7.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 309 (54.79%) SQL
2 98 (17.38%) T-SQL
3 87 (15.43%) Python
4 35 (6.21%) PowerShell
5 32 (5.67%) C#
5 32 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 30 (5.32%) R
7 24 (4.26%) TypeScript
8 20 (3.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 16 (2.84%) VBA
10 15 (2.66%) Scala
11 7 (1.24%) C
11 7 (1.24%) Java
12 4 (0.71%) C++
13 3 (0.53%) Bash
13 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.53%) XPath
14 2 (0.35%) Go
15 1 (0.18%) ES6
15 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (12.77%) Degree
2 30 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.37%) AWS Certification
4 16 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.18%) AAT
9 1 (0.18%) ACCA
9 1 (0.18%) CIMA
9 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PhD
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.52%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.42%) QA
2 8 (1.42%) SLA
3 5 (0.89%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (1.77%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (3.55%) Terraform
2 11 (1.95%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (0.71%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 167 (29.61%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.93%) SAP
3 28 (4.96%) Databricks
3 28 (4.96%) Oracle
4 26 (4.61%) Google
5 25 (4.43%) Informatica
6 11 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.89%) Adobe
7 5 (0.89%) Anaplan
7 5 (0.89%) IBM
8 4 (0.71%) Sage
8 4 (0.71%) Teradata
9 3 (0.53%) Intapp
9 3 (0.53%) Remedy
9 3 (0.53%) VMware
10 2 (0.35%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.18%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.18%) NetApp
11 1 (0.18%) TIBCO