Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 28 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 601 679 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.39% 6.94% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 7.67% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 472 589 557
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 8,445 8,851 10,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.73% 90.45% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,478 7,245 8,695
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -14 247 £42,500 -5.56% 23
Staffordshire +18 91 £37,500 +2.74% 10
Coventry +32 60 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Warwickshire +15 48 £54,500 +36.25% 10
Halesowen 0 31 £31,250 -16.67% 13
Wolverhampton +1 29 £34,000 -23.60% 3
Solihull -10 18 £47,500 +22.58%
Worcestershire +12 16 £51,135 +27.84% 4
Shropshire 0 13 £40,000 -
Walsall -1 11 £37,500 -19.79%
Herefordshire +19 2 £56,250 +18.42% 1
Sutton Coldfield -6 2 £30,750 - 1
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 290 (48.25%) SQL
2 231 (38.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 227 (37.77%) SQL Server
4 217 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 199 (33.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 157 (26.12%) Data Warehouse
7 152 (25.29%) Finance
8 144 (23.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 140 (23.29%) Power BI
10 123 (20.47%) Analytics
11 114 (18.97%) T-SQL
12 99 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
13 94 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 93 (15.47%) ETL
15 85 (14.14%) Oracle
16 78 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
17 77 (12.81%) CRM
18 76 (12.65%) C#
18 76 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
19 73 (12.15%) Games
20 72 (11.98%) Retail
20 72 (11.98%) Tableau
21 71 (11.81%) .NET
22 68 (11.31%) Degree
22 68 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
23 63 (10.48%) Legal
24 62 (10.32%) SAP
25 53 (8.82%) Big Data
26 50 (8.32%) Data Modelling
27 47 (7.82%) Data Analytics

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 14 (2.33%) Apache
2 13 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.50%) SAS
4 7 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.00%) IIS
5 6 (1.00%) OpenEdge
6 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.33%) JBoss
7 2 (0.33%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 78 (12.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.83%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
5 5 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.50%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.50%) Moqups
6 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 35 (5.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (4.16%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (2.16%) NetSuite
3 13 (2.16%) SAP APO
3 13 (2.16%) SAP SCM
4 10 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.67%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 1 (0.17%) Maximo
10 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 94 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (6.82%) Azure Data Factory
3 23 (3.83%) Dynamics 365
3 23 (3.83%) SaaS
4 19 (3.16%) Serverless
5 18 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (3.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 18 (3.00%) IaaS
6 11 (1.83%) PaaS
7 10 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.67%) GitHub
10 3 (0.50%) Office 365
11 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.83%) SMS
2 9 (1.50%) Internet
2 9 (1.50%) WebEx
3 4 (0.67%) DNS
3 4 (0.67%) Firewall
3 4 (0.67%) Intranet
3 4 (0.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.33%) DHCP
4 2 (0.33%) VLAN
4 2 (0.33%) WAN
5 1 (0.17%) DAB
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (38.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 227 (37.77%) SQL Server
3 199 (33.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 157 (26.12%) Data Warehouse
5 144 (23.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 140 (23.29%) Power BI
7 53 (8.82%) Big Data
8 45 (7.49%) Relational Database
9 43 (7.15%) Data Lake
10 42 (6.99%) Azure SQL Database
11 36 (5.99%) BusinessObjects
11 36 (5.99%) QlikView
12 27 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (4.16%) MySQL
15 21 (3.49%) Hadoop
16 19 (3.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 18 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (2.83%) OLAP
19 15 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (1.50%) Subversion
6 6 (1.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.00%) JIRA
7 4 (0.67%) MorphX
8 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.33%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.33%) JUnit
8 2 (0.33%) Maven
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.33%) Selenium
8 2 (0.33%) TestNG
9 1 (0.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.17%) Mocha
9 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 152 (25.29%) Finance
2 73 (12.15%) Games
3 72 (11.98%) Retail
4 63 (10.48%) Legal
5 40 (6.66%) Marketing
6 37 (6.16%) Advertising
7 31 (5.16%) Manufacturing
8 26 (4.33%) Banking
9 13 (2.16%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.83%) Automotive
11 9 (1.50%) Publishing
12 8 (1.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.00%) Billing
14 4 (0.67%) Local Government
15 3 (0.50%) Back Office
16 2 (0.33%) Electronics
16 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.17%) Hindi Language
17 1 (0.17%) Law
17 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 208 (34.61%) Developer
2 123 (20.47%) Analyst
3 116 (19.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 96 (15.97%) Consultant
5 61 (10.15%) SQL Developer
6 48 (7.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 47 (7.82%) Architect
8 43 (7.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 38 (6.32%) Business Analyst
10 37 (6.16%) SSRS Developer
11 29 (4.83%) Junior
12 27 (4.49%) SQL BI Developer
13 26 (4.33%) Senior Developer
14 24 (3.99%) Microsoft BI Consultant
15 22 (3.66%) Administrator
15 22 (3.66%) Business Consultant
15 22 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
16 21 (3.49%) Report Developer
16 21 (3.49%) SAP Consultant
16 21 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (11.81%) .NET
2 39 (6.49%) HTML
3 29 (4.83%) XML
4 25 (4.16%) HTML5
5 20 (3.33%) CSS
5 20 (3.33%) MDX
6 16 (2.66%) jQuery
7 15 (2.50%) CSS3
8 13 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.16%) SAP Core Interface
9 12 (2.00%) Node.js
10 10 (1.66%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.33%) Web Services
12 7 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (0.83%) RESTful
13 5 (0.83%) SOAP
13 5 (0.83%) WCF
14 4 (0.67%) Middleware
14 4 (0.67%) XSLT
15 3 (0.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.32%) User Experience
3 31 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.49%) BBC
6 17 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.00%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.66%) e-Learning
11 9 (1.50%) Animation
12 8 (1.33%) Replication
13 7 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.00%) Online Games
15 4 (0.67%) Clustering
16 3 (0.50%) Fintech
16 3 (0.50%) Social Media
16 3 (0.50%) Tandem
17 2 (0.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.00%) Linux
2 8 (1.33%) CentOS
3 7 (1.16%) Android
3 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.16%) Windows
4 6 (1.00%) Debian
4 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.33%) Unix
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (20.47%) Analytics
2 93 (15.47%) ETL
3 77 (12.81%) CRM
4 76 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (8.32%) Data Modelling
7 47 (7.82%) Data Analytics
8 45 (7.49%) ERP
9 39 (6.49%) Decision-Making
10 38 (6.32%) Project Management
11 36 (5.99%) Workflow
12 34 (5.66%) Data Analysis
13 33 (5.49%) Presales
14 32 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (4.99%) Business Analysis
15 30 (4.99%) Change Management
15 30 (4.99%) Data Science
16 28 (4.66%) Business Analytics
17 27 (4.49%) Data Management
18 25 (4.16%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 290 (48.25%) SQL
2 114 (18.97%) T-SQL
3 76 (12.65%) C#
4 40 (6.66%) JavaScript
5 26 (4.33%) Java
6 17 (2.83%) ABAP
6 17 (2.83%) U-SQL
7 14 (2.33%) VBA
8 10 (1.66%) C
8 10 (1.66%) R
9 8 (1.33%) C++
9 8 (1.33%) Python
10 6 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (0.83%) PHP
11 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.67%) VB
12 4 (0.67%) X++
13 3 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (11.31%) Degree
2 16 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.16%) SAP Certification
4 10 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.16%) ISEB
7 6 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.67%) CIPD
8 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.33%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) ACCA
10 1 (0.17%) HNC
10 1 (0.17%) HND
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.17%) MCITP
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSD
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.33%) QA
2 15 (2.50%) SLA
3 14 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.00%) PMO
5 3 (0.50%) GDPR
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (2.16%) HDFS
3 10 (1.66%) Docker
4 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.33%) Firmware
6 2 (0.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 217 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 85 (14.14%) Oracle
3 72 (11.98%) Tableau
4 62 (10.32%) SAP
5 20 (3.33%) Cognos
6 17 (2.83%) Informatica
6 17 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (2.33%) JD Edwards
8 13 (2.16%) IBM
9 12 (2.00%) Adobe
9 12 (2.00%) Google
10 9 (1.50%) Xamarin
11 7 (1.16%) Capita
11 7 (1.16%) Infor
11 7 (1.16%) Netezza
12 6 (1.00%) Epicor
12 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.00%) Veeam
13 5 (0.83%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.83%) Vertica