Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £39,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

BI Developer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 112 130
Rank change year-on-year -30 +18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 7 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 1.49% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.54% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £39,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.67% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £24,000 £35,250 £37,753
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,065 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.44% +5.88% -10.53%

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 2,399 2,591 2,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.26% 96.21% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,466 1,566 1,421
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Power BI
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (28.57%) Fintech
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Data Science
6 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Content Development
6 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
6 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016

Business Intelligence Developer 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Power BI
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (14.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fintech
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Science
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Content Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec