Business Intelligence Developer / Architect
What Does a Professional in this Career Do?
Develops and builds technology systems that support business intelligence for a company. Identifies software needed for business intelligence analysts; sets up systems for collecting data on business operations, customers or sales.
There were 1278 Business Intelligence Developer / Architect job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 26501 in the United States.
In combination with other careers in the Business Intelligence Architect / Developer industry, which includes the Business Intelligence Developer / Architect career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:
Many new Business Intelligence Developer / Architect jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.
The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $100,090.
The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $102,479.
Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Business Intelligence Developer / Architect postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $88,183.
Education and Experience
Posted Business Intelligence Developer / Architect jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.
Posted Business Intelligence Developer / Architect jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.
|Years of Experience||Percentage|
|0 to 2 years||16%|
|3 to 5 years||55%|
|6 to 8 years||17%|
Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Business Intelligence Developer / Architect positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.
A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.
- Communication Skills (35%)
- Teamwork / Collaboration (28%)
- Problem Solving (23%)
- Microsoft Excel (20%)
- Troubleshooting (17%)
A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.
- SQL (58%)
- Business Intelligence (50%)
- Microsoft Power BI (36%)
- Tableau (27%)
- Data Warehousing (26%)
A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.
- Data Analysis (19%)
- Oracle (14%)
- Data Visualization (13%)
- Business Development (12%)
- Business Process (11%)
A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.
- Data Architecture (6%)
- Microsoft SQL (6%)
- Microstrategy (6%)
- Data Integration (6%)
- Oracle PL/SQL (5%)
Alternative Job Titles
Sometimes employers post jobs with Business Intelligence Developer / Architect skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:
- Power Bi Developer
- Business Intelligence Developer
- Bi Developer
- Azure Architect
- Business Developer
If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.
- Application Developer / Engineer
- Oracle Developer
- Data Warehouse Developer
- SQL Developer
- ETL Developer
- Data Analyst (General)
- Database Analyst / Developer
Here are the employers that have posted the most Business Intelligence Developer / Architect jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.
- Humana (2532)
- Amazon (950)
- Anthem Blue Cross (490)
- Sysco Corporation (303)
- Lumen (244)
- Humana (74)
- Iqvia (46)
- Charter Communications (38)
- Centene Corporation (29)
- Microsoft Corporation (24)
NC State Programs Relevant to this Career
If you are interested in preparing for a career in this field, the following NC State Online and Distance Education programs offer a great place to start!