Period
to 27 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

BI Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 131 149
Rank change year-on-year -71 +18 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 57 65 210
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.78% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.91% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 50 46 204
10th Percentile £50,900 £60,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £51,375 £71,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 £73,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.95% +13.46% +2.36%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £88,000 £92,500 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £72,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 5,622 3,410 9,505
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.59% 93.27% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,996 2,997 8,403
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.71% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £99,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the City of London

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, Business Intelligence Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (73.68%) Power Platform
3 41 (71.93%) Power BI
4 38 (66.67%) SQL
5 34 (59.65%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
7 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (38.60%) Visualisation
10 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
12 19 (33.33%) Analytics
13 18 (31.58%) Azure
13 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
13 18 (31.58%) Data Modelling
13 18 (31.58%) Finance
14 16 (28.07%) ETL
15 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (21.05%) Tableau
16 11 (19.30%) Advertising
17 10 (17.54%) Data Visualisation
17 10 (17.54%) User Experience
18 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 9 (15.79%) Social Skills
19 8 (14.04%) Data Engineering
20 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
20 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
21 6 (10.53%) Looker
21 6 (10.53%) Power Query

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (73.68%) Power Platform
2 18 (31.58%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) AWS
4 3 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (5.26%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 3 (5.26%) GCP
4 3 (5.26%) Snowflake
5 2 (3.51%) Google Data Studio
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (1.75%) Azure Stack
6 1 (1.75%) dbt
6 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.75%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) Power BI
2 34 (59.65%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (21.05%) Tableau
7 6 (10.53%) Looker
7 6 (10.53%) Power Query
7 6 (10.53%) Qlik Sense
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2017
8 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
8 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (5.26%) BigQuery
9 3 (5.26%) Biml
9 3 (5.26%) Data Lake
9 3 (5.26%) Metadata
10 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (3.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) Advertising
4 9 (15.79%) Social Skills
5 5 (8.77%) French Language
5 5 (8.77%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.51%) Law
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.75%) International Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) XML
2 5 (8.77%) JSON
2 5 (8.77%) MDX
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) Kafka
4 2 (3.51%) Node.js
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
5 1 (1.75%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (5.26%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.75%) Derivative
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (38.60%) Visualisation
3 19 (33.33%) Analytics
4 18 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 16 (28.07%) ETL
6 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.54%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (14.04%) Data Engineering
9 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (10.53%) User Stories
11 5 (8.77%) Data Extraction
11 5 (8.77%) Data Management
11 5 (8.77%) Decision-Making
11 5 (8.77%) DevOps
11 5 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
12 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
12 4 (7.02%) Data Governance
12 4 (7.02%) Requirements Gathering
12 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (35.09%) T-SQL
3 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (10.53%) ANSI SQL
4 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.77%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) IFRS
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Databricks
3 2 (3.51%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) Informatica
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Aderant
4 1 (1.75%) Cognos
4 1 (1.75%) SnapLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Workday