Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 498 752 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.75% 7.54% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 8.24% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 422 626 552
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% -2.44%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,375 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,165 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.33% - -

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 7,837 9,122 10,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.43% 91.44% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,986 7,447 8,273
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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 -26 198 £45,000 - 45
Staffordshire +16 99 £40,000 +4.58% 15
Warwickshire +19 55 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Coventry +17 52 £55,000 +44.74% 7
Worcestershire +17 29 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Wolverhampton +1 10 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Solihull -14 8 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Herefordshire -2 5 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Walsall -6 4 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Shropshire -18 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Halesowen 0 3 £30,000 -7.69% 24
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 252 (50.60%) SQL
2 176 (35.34%) SQL Server
3 172 (34.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 161 (32.33%) Microsoft
5 147 (29.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 130 (26.10%) Power BI
7 123 (24.70%) Finance
8 109 (21.89%) Analytics
9 103 (20.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 96 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
11 94 (18.88%) Data Warehouse
12 90 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (17.87%) ETL
14 81 (16.27%) T-SQL
15 76 (15.26%) Degree
16 74 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 69 (13.86%) Microsoft Excel
18 64 (12.85%) Tableau
19 58 (11.65%) Oracle
20 47 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
21 45 (9.04%) Games
22 44 (8.84%) Legal
22 44 (8.84%) Data Modelling
22 44 (8.84%) Decision-Making
23 42 (8.43%) .NET
24 40 (8.03%) Java
24 40 (8.03%) Retail
25 38 (7.63%) Management Information System
25 38 (7.63%) Data Analysis
25 38 (7.63%) Problem-Solving

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 12 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.41%) Apache
3 6 (1.20%) IIS
4 4 (0.80%) OpenEdge
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.60%) SAS
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.40%) DNN
6 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 69 (13.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (6.63%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.60%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.60%) Moqups
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 15 (3.01%) FastStats
2 8 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.60%) SAP IBP
4 3 (0.60%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.40%) HFM
5 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 74 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.42%) PaaS
4 18 (3.61%) SaaS
5 16 (3.21%) IaaS
6 9 (1.81%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (1.81%) Serverless
7 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.80%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 3 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.60%) Office 365
10 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.40%) Slack
10 2 (0.40%) Trello
11 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.81%) WebEx
2 5 (1.00%) Firewall
2 5 (1.00%) Internet
2 5 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (1.00%) Network Security
3 4 (0.80%) SMS
4 2 (0.40%) FTP
4 2 (0.40%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (35.34%) SQL Server
2 172 (34.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 147 (29.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 130 (26.10%) Power BI
5 103 (20.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 94 (18.88%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (7.23%) MySQL
8 34 (6.83%) QlikView
9 32 (6.43%) NoSQL
10 31 (6.22%) BusinessObjects
11 28 (5.62%) Big Data
11 28 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (5.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (5.22%) DB2
13 26 (5.22%) Relational Database
14 22 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (4.42%) MongoDB
15 17 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (3.01%) Data Lake
16 15 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (2.21%) Selenium
2 11 (2.21%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.41%) JUnit
5 7 (1.41%) TestNG
5 7 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 6 (1.20%) JIRA
7 4 (0.80%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.80%) Mocha
8 3 (0.60%) Subversion
9 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.20%) MorphX
10 1 (0.20%) MSTest
10 1 (0.20%) VersionOne
10 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 123 (24.70%) Finance
2 45 (9.04%) Games
3 44 (8.84%) Legal
4 40 (8.03%) Retail
5 19 (3.82%) Advertising
6 18 (3.61%) Marketing
7 15 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.21%) Banking
9 7 (1.41%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.80%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (31.12%) Developer
2 109 (21.89%) Analyst
3 97 (19.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 64 (12.85%) Architect
5 45 (9.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 44 (8.84%) SQL Developer
7 42 (8.43%) DBA
8 35 (7.03%) Consultant
9 28 (5.62%) SQL BI Developer
10 27 (5.42%) SQL Analyst
11 26 (5.22%) Administrator
11 26 (5.22%) Data Analyst
12 23 (4.62%) Business Developer
13 21 (4.22%) Database Architect
14 20 (4.02%) Business Analyst
15 19 (3.82%) SQL DBA
16 17 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
17 15 (3.01%) Senior Developer
17 15 (3.01%) SSRS Developer
18 14 (2.81%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.43%) .NET
2 28 (5.62%) HTML
3 20 (4.02%) HTML5
4 18 (3.61%) jQuery
5 16 (3.21%) CSS
5 16 (3.21%) Node.js
6 15 (3.01%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.01%) CSS3
8 8 (1.61%) XML
9 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (1.41%) WCF
10 5 (1.00%) .NET Core
10 5 (1.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.00%) Angular 2
10 5 (1.00%) Entity Framework
10 5 (1.00%) Web Services
11 4 (0.80%) MDX
11 4 (0.80%) XSLT
12 3 (0.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.82%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.01%) User Experience
8 12 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.41%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.81%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.61%) NHS
11 7 (1.41%) Fintech
11 7 (1.41%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.00%) Replication
13 4 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.80%) Mobile Computing
14 3 (0.60%) BBC
14 3 (0.60%) Tandem
15 2 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
16 1 (0.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.83%) Linux
2 16 (3.21%) Windows
3 6 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.60%) Android
6 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (21.89%) Analytics
2 90 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (17.87%) ETL
4 44 (8.84%) Data Modelling
4 44 (8.84%) Decision-Making
5 38 (7.63%) Data Analysis
5 38 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (7.23%) Project Management
7 35 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (6.63%) Data Management
9 32 (6.43%) CRM
9 32 (6.43%) Performance Metrics
10 30 (6.02%) Visualisation
11 29 (5.82%) Data Analytics
12 25 (5.02%) Service Delivery
13 24 (4.82%) Change Management
13 24 (4.82%) IT Strategy
13 24 (4.82%) ITIL
13 24 (4.82%) Waterfall
14 23 (4.62%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 252 (50.60%) SQL
2 81 (16.27%) T-SQL
3 40 (8.03%) Java
4 36 (7.23%) C#
5 27 (5.42%) JavaScript
6 21 (4.22%) Python
7 16 (3.21%) VBA
8 13 (2.61%) PHP
8 13 (2.61%) R
9 5 (1.00%) ABAP
9 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.00%) VB
10 4 (0.80%) C++
10 4 (0.80%) U-SQL
10 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.40%) Delphi
11 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.40%) VBScript
12 1 (0.20%) C
12 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 76 (15.26%) Degree
2 16 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.00%) ISEB
6 5 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.80%) HNC
7 4 (0.80%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.61%) QA
2 16 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (2.21%) SLA
6 8 (1.61%) GDPR
7 5 (1.00%) PMO
8 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.20%) COBIT
9 1 (0.20%) COSO
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 12 (2.41%) Docker
2 5 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) HDFS
2 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (0.80%) SCCM
3 2 (0.40%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.20%) Observium
4 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 161 (32.33%) Microsoft
2 64 (12.85%) Tableau
3 58 (11.65%) Oracle
4 36 (7.23%) SAP
5 21 (4.22%) Cognos
6 20 (4.02%) Informatica
7 12 (2.41%) Alteryx
8 11 (2.21%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (2.01%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.61%) Sybase
11 7 (1.41%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.20%) Google
13 4 (0.80%) McAfee
13 4 (0.80%) NEC
13 4 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.60%) Logi
14 3 (0.60%) Logi Analytics
14 3 (0.60%) Twitter
15 2 (0.40%) AlienVault
15 2 (0.40%) Infor