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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 21 27
Rank change year-on-year -30 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 432 493 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.02% 7.66% 7.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 8.29% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 339 418 207
10th Percentile £35,625 £31,775 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,375 £63,750
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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,269 5,950 3,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 96.05% 92.39% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,222 4,441 2,479
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in the West Midlands

Business Intelligence
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 within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham -4 229 £51,250 +2.50% 28
Coventry -19 51 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Warwickshire -79 44 £50,950 -18.48% 7
Staffordshire -10 38 £42,500 - 9
Solihull -7 12 £38,000 -25.85% 1
Shropshire -4 9 £55,000 +41.94% 11
Worcestershire +1 7 £41,517 +18.62% 3
West Bromwich - 7 £39,500 -
Walsall -2 4 £30,750 -52.69%
Wolverhampton -3 4 £43,750 -13.79%
Herefordshire -19 1 - -
Bilston - 1 £47,500 -
Wednesbury - 1 £47,500 -
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 261 (60.42%) SQL
2 248 (57.41%) Power Platform
3 246 (56.94%) Power BI
4 178 (41.20%) Analytics
5 148 (34.26%) Azure
6 141 (32.64%) Data Warehouse
6 141 (32.64%) Agile
7 121 (28.01%) Analytical Skills
8 114 (26.39%) Social Skills
9 111 (25.69%) Data Modelling
10 108 (25.00%) Visualisation
11 102 (23.61%) Microsoft
12 98 (22.69%) Finance
13 95 (21.99%) ETL
14 89 (20.60%) SQL Server
15 86 (19.91%) Tableau
16 71 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
17 67 (15.51%) Python
18 63 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
19 59 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 58 (13.43%) T-SQL
21 57 (13.19%) DevOps
22 56 (12.96%) SAP
22 56 (12.96%) Project Management
22 56 (12.96%) Data Quality
23 53 (12.27%) Data Visualisation
23 53 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 53 (12.27%) Marketing
24 52 (12.04%) Data Architecture
25 50 (11.57%) Data Engineering

Business Intelligence
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 16 (3.70%) Apache Airflow
2 6 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.93%) SAS
4 2 (0.46%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.46%) CANalyzer
5 2 (0.46%) Maya
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.46%) Simulink
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Houdini
6 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.23%) Revit
6 1 (0.23%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 248 (57.41%) Power Platform
2 148 (34.26%) Azure
3 42 (9.72%) Azure Data Factory
4 39 (9.03%) AWS
5 23 (5.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 21 (4.86%) GCP
6 21 (4.86%) PowerApps
7 20 (4.63%) Dynamics 365
8 18 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
8 18 (4.17%) Snowflake
9 16 (3.70%) Power Automate
10 15 (3.47%) SaaS
11 11 (2.55%) GitHub
11 11 (2.55%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (2.55%) Serverless
12 10 (2.31%) PaaS
13 9 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (1.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 7 (1.62%) Amazon S3
15 7 (1.62%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.62%) LAN
1 7 (1.62%) WAN
2 5 (1.16%) AMQP
3 4 (0.93%) Internet
4 3 (0.69%) HTTP
5 2 (0.46%) DHCP
5 2 (0.46%) DNS
5 2 (0.46%) Firewall
5 2 (0.46%) Intranet
5 2 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.23%) DMZ
6 1 (0.23%) VLAN
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (56.94%) Power BI
2 141 (32.64%) Data Warehouse
3 89 (20.60%) SQL Server
4 86 (19.91%) Tableau
5 59 (13.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
8 42 (9.72%) Data Lake
9 35 (8.10%) NoSQL
10 29 (6.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (6.48%) Relational Database
12 27 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
13 23 (5.32%) Big Data
14 17 (3.94%) QlikView
15 16 (3.70%) Looker
16 15 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (3.47%) BigQuery
16 15 (3.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 15 (3.47%) Metadata
17 14 (3.24%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 28 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.62%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.93%) JIRA
7 3 (0.69%) ERwin
8 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.46%) GitLab
8 2 (0.46%) Snyk
8 2 (0.46%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.23%) YouTrack
General
1 121 (28.01%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (26.39%) Social Skills
3 98 (22.69%) Finance
4 53 (12.27%) Marketing
5 48 (11.11%) Public Sector
6 39 (9.03%) Manufacturing
7 31 (7.18%) Telecoms
8 29 (6.71%) Electronics
9 19 (4.40%) Documentation Skills
9 19 (4.40%) Influencing Skills
9 19 (4.40%) Presentation Skills
10 16 (3.70%) Automotive
10 16 (3.70%) Retail
11 14 (3.24%) Law
12 12 (2.78%) Advertising
12 12 (2.78%) Legal
13 9 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 8 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
15 7 (1.62%) Banking
16 3 (0.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 137 (31.71%) Developer
2 111 (25.69%) Analyst
3 61 (14.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 49 (11.34%) Data Engineer
5 39 (9.03%) Senior Developer
6 36 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 28 (6.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 24 (5.56%) Architect
9 23 (5.32%) Senior Data Engineer
10 20 (4.63%) Insight Analyst
11 19 (4.40%) Consultant
11 19 (4.40%) Power BI Developer
12 16 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.01%) Data Architect
13 13 (3.01%) SQL Developer
14 12 (2.78%) Business Developer
15 11 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (2.55%) Senior Software Developer
15 11 (2.55%) Software Developer
16 10 (2.31%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.71%) .NET
2 19 (4.40%) .NET Core
3 16 (3.70%) XML
4 14 (3.24%) React
5 13 (3.01%) .NET Framework
6 12 (2.78%) JSON
7 11 (2.55%) REST
8 10 (2.31%) RESTful
9 8 (1.85%) CSS
9 8 (1.85%) PySpark
10 7 (1.62%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (1.62%) HTML
10 7 (1.62%) jQuery
11 5 (1.16%) Kafka
11 5 (1.16%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (1.16%) Spring
11 5 (1.16%) Spring Boot
12 4 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.64%) Management Information System
2 16 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 15 (3.47%) NHS
4 12 (2.78%) Housing Association
5 11 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.16%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.69%) Clustering
11 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.46%) e-Health
11 2 (0.46%) IoT
11 2 (0.46%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.46%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.70%) Linux
2 12 (2.78%) Unix
3 8 (1.85%) Windows
4 7 (1.62%) Android
5 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) Solaris
6 2 (0.46%) SUSE
7 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (41.20%) Analytics
2 141 (32.64%) Agile
3 111 (25.69%) Data Modelling
4 108 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 95 (21.99%) ETL
6 71 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (13.19%) DevOps
8 56 (12.96%) Project Management
9 53 (12.27%) Data Visualisation
10 52 (12.04%) Data Architecture
11 50 (11.57%) Data Engineering
11 50 (11.57%) Decision-Making
12 45 (10.42%) Data Analytics
13 43 (9.95%) Scrum
14 37 (8.56%) Data Pipeline
15 36 (8.33%) Programme Management
15 36 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (7.87%) Data Analysis
16 34 (7.87%) Data Governance
17 33 (7.64%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 261 (60.42%) SQL
2 67 (15.51%) Python
3 58 (13.43%) T-SQL
4 34 (7.87%) C#
5 20 (4.63%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.17%) R
7 15 (3.47%) Java
8 9 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (1.62%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.93%) ABAP
10 4 (0.93%) PHP
10 4 (0.93%) VBA
11 3 (0.69%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.46%) Bash
12 2 (0.46%) C
12 2 (0.46%) HiveQL
12 2 (0.46%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.23%) Ruby
13 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (9.72%) Degree
2 8 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.69%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.23%) ACCA
5 1 (0.23%) CCA
5 1 (0.23%) CIMA
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PMP
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (12.96%) Data Quality
2 19 (4.40%) GDPR
3 10 (2.31%) QA
3 10 (2.31%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) Automotive SPICE
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (6.02%) Docker
2 4 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (5.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.46%) Ansible
2 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.46%) Terraform
3 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 102 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 56 (12.96%) SAP
3 34 (7.87%) Oracle
4 25 (5.79%) Google
5 20 (4.63%) Databricks
6 14 (3.24%) Alteryx
7 13 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (2.55%) Informatica
9 8 (1.85%) Cadence
9 8 (1.85%) Remedy
10 7 (1.62%) Birst
11 6 (1.39%) Infor
11 6 (1.39%) Talend
12 4 (0.93%) Zend
13 3 (0.69%) Civica
13 3 (0.69%) Dundas
13 3 (0.69%) Pega
13 3 (0.69%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.69%) VMware
14 2 (0.46%) New Relic