Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

BI Analyst
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 136 149
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 - £43,553
10th Percentile £35,000 - £38,640
90th Percentile £45,000 - £64,582
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -13.64% +46.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2607 2223 2934
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 95.37% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1463 1879
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) R
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (16.67%) Spotfire
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Law
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Behavioural Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) R
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata