Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

BI Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 294 299
Rank change year-on-year +54 +5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 58 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.38% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 34
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £36,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% -11.59% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,125 £55,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% -7.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 8,736 9,662 11,601
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.59% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,810 8,119 9,181
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Birmingham +33 37 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Staffordshire +13 10 £34,000 -28.42%
Solihull +5 3 £42,500 -2.30% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +23 1 £37,500 +59.57% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 West Midlands region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (79.31%) SQL
3 35 (60.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
5 30 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
7 24 (41.38%) Power BI
8 20 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (25.86%) Data Analysis
10 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (22.41%) Retail
12 12 (20.69%) Finance
13 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
14 10 (17.24%) ETL
14 10 (17.24%) Decision-Making
15 9 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (15.52%) Logistics
16 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
17 7 (12.07%) Tableau
17 7 (12.07%) Big Data
17 7 (12.07%) Degree
17 7 (12.07%) Banking
17 7 (12.07%) CRM
18 6 (10.34%) Data Management
18 6 (10.34%) QlikView
18 6 (10.34%) ETL Development

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (6.90%) OpenEdge
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.72%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (53.45%) SQL Server
3 30 (51.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (41.38%) Power BI
5 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
8 7 (12.07%) Big Data
9 6 (10.34%) QlikView
10 4 (6.90%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (3.45%) Spotfire
13 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
13 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Retail
2 12 (20.69%) Finance
3 7 (12.07%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (25.86%) Data Analysis
3 10 (17.24%) Decision-Making
3 10 (17.24%) ETL
4 9 (15.52%) Logistics
4 9 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (12.07%) CRM
6 6 (10.34%) Data Management
6 6 (10.34%) ETL Development
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.90%) Change Management
8 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.90%) ITSM
8 4 (6.90%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.62%) VBA
4 3 (5.17%) R
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.72%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Tableau
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) Capita
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica