Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 235 478 536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.98% 6.19% 5.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 6.71% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 217 437 476
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £26,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,936 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.90% +3.87% -

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 3,096 7,128 8,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.01% 92.34% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,525 5,610 6,397
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 +13 116 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Staffordshire -2 32 £42,750 +14.00% 5
Warwickshire +30 20 £40,000 - 3
Solihull +7 20 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Herefordshire +2 15 £50,000 -
Coventry +29 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Worcestershire -1 5 £32,000 +16.36% 4
Wolverhampton +3 3 £54,000 +13.68%
Sutton Coldfield +9 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Shropshire +1 2 - -
Walsall -8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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.

1 141 (60.00%) Power BI
1 141 (60.00%) Power Platform
2 129 (54.89%) SQL
3 104 (44.26%) Microsoft
4 93 (39.57%) Azure
5 91 (38.72%) SQL Server
6 87 (37.02%) Data Warehouse
7 73 (31.06%) ETL
8 72 (30.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 71 (30.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 61 (25.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 59 (25.11%) Finance
12 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (22.98%) Data Modelling
14 43 (18.30%) T-SQL
14 43 (18.30%) Visualisation
14 43 (18.30%) Data Lake
15 42 (17.87%) Analytics
16 40 (17.02%) DevOps
17 36 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (14.04%) Tableau
19 32 (13.62%) Migration
20 31 (13.19%) Data Quality
21 29 (12.34%) SAP
22 28 (11.91%) User Stories
22 28 (11.91%) Big Data
23 27 (11.49%) Dashboard Development
24 25 (10.64%) .NET
24 25 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
25 23 (9.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 15 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.98%) SAS
3 2 (0.85%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.85%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.70%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.28%) Primavera
4 2 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.85%) Line 500
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.43%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 141 (60.00%) Power Platform
2 93 (39.57%) Azure
3 20 (8.51%) Azure Data Factory
4 13 (5.53%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (3.40%) PowerApps
5 8 (3.40%) SaaS
6 7 (2.98%) AWS
6 7 (2.98%) Office 365
7 5 (2.13%) Azure Stack
7 5 (2.13%) Power Automate
8 4 (1.70%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (1.28%) Boomi
9 3 (1.28%) PaaS
10 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.43%) GCP
11 1 (0.43%) GitHub
11 1 (0.43%) IaaS
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) LAN
1 3 (1.28%) Unified Communications
1 3 (1.28%) WAN
1 3 (1.28%) Wireless
2 2 (0.85%) Broadband
2 2 (0.85%) Intranet
2 2 (0.85%) Network Security
2 2 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) IPv4
3 1 (0.43%) Skype
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (60.00%) Power BI
2 91 (38.72%) SQL Server
3 87 (37.02%) Data Warehouse
4 72 (30.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (30.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (25.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (18.30%) Data Lake
8 28 (11.91%) Big Data
9 25 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
10 18 (7.66%) Snowflake Schema
11 17 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 15 (6.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 15 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 12 (5.11%) OLTP
14 10 (4.26%) OLAP
15 9 (3.83%) Data Mining
15 9 (3.83%) SAP BW
16 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 5 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (8.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.55%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.13%) ERwin
4 3 (1.28%) RStudio
5 2 (0.85%) JIRA
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.43%) Appium
6 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) JMeter
6 1 (0.43%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
6 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (25.11%) Finance
2 20 (8.51%) Law
3 15 (6.38%) Banking
4 11 (4.68%) Back Office
5 8 (3.40%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.70%) Marketing
6 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.28%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.85%) Local Government
8 2 (0.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (28.94%) Developer
2 55 (23.40%) Analyst
3 42 (17.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 32 (13.62%) Data Engineer
5 27 (11.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 18 (7.66%) SQL Developer
7 12 (5.11%) Azure Engineer
7 12 (5.11%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.68%) Applications Support
8 11 (4.68%) Architect
8 11 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 11 (4.68%) SQL Analyst
9 10 (4.26%) Systems Manager
10 9 (3.83%) Azure Developer
10 9 (3.83%) Data Architect
10 9 (3.83%) SQL BI Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Business Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Data Analyst
11 8 (3.40%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.64%) .NET
2 21 (8.94%) ASP.NET
2 21 (8.94%) CSS
2 21 (8.94%) HTML
3 19 (8.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (7.66%) HTML5
5 14 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (2.55%) Web Services
7 5 (2.13%) MDX
7 5 (2.13%) REST
8 4 (1.70%) JavaFX
8 4 (1.70%) Play Framework
8 4 (1.70%) Spring
8 4 (1.70%) Spring MVC
9 2 (0.85%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.85%) D3.js
9 2 (0.85%) Middleware
10 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.40%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.70%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.85%) CCTV
6 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.43%) LIMS
7 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (1.28%) Linux
3 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.43%) MVS
4 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.06%) ETL
2 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (22.98%) Data Modelling
4 43 (18.30%) Visualisation
5 42 (17.87%) Analytics
6 40 (17.02%) DevOps
7 32 (13.62%) Migration
8 28 (11.91%) User Stories
9 27 (11.49%) Dashboard Development
10 22 (9.36%) MVC
10 22 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.94%) Data Engineering
12 20 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
12 20 (8.51%) Project Management
13 18 (7.66%) Data Lineage
14 16 (6.81%) Data Analysis
15 15 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (5.96%) Data Architecture
16 14 (5.96%) Requirements Gathering
17 13 (5.53%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 129 (54.89%) SQL
2 43 (18.30%) T-SQL
3 23 (9.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 14 (5.96%) Python
5 9 (3.83%) R
6 8 (3.40%) Java
7 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.13%) ABAP
9 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.28%) Scala
10 2 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) C#
11 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (6.81%) Degree
2 11 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.28%) MCSA
3 3 (1.28%) MCSE
4 2 (0.85%) CISSP
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CCNP
5 1 (0.43%) CIMA
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.19%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.53%) GDPR
3 9 (3.83%) PMO
4 3 (1.28%) SLA
5 2 (0.85%) IFRS
5 2 (0.85%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.85%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Ansible
1 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
1 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.04%) Tableau
3 29 (12.34%) SAP
4 16 (6.81%) Databricks
5 10 (4.26%) IBM
6 7 (2.98%) Oracle
7 6 (2.55%) Cognos
8 4 (1.70%) Apple
8 4 (1.70%) Cisco
8 4 (1.70%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.28%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.28%) Birst
9 3 (1.28%) BT
9 3 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.28%) Dell
9 3 (1.28%) Infor
9 3 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.28%) Virgin Media
10 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.85%) TIBCO