Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 129 128
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 43 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.58% 0.35% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.36% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 4 55
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,961 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.24% -11.66% +9.20%
10th Percentile £35,750 £37,689 £40,200
90th Percentile £49,051 £49,750 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +8.57%

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 2611 2205 2904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 95.25% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1449 1858
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 £28,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,850 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017, Business Intelligence Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
3 32 (74.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (74.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (67.44%) T-SQL
5 24 (55.81%) SQL
5 24 (55.81%) ETL
6 23 (53.49%) Tableau
7 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (41.86%) Finance
9 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (34.88%) Project Management
10 15 (34.88%) Integration Testing
10 15 (34.88%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Power BI
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.95%) C#
12 4 (9.30%) .NET
12 4 (9.30%) QlikView
13 3 (6.98%) Fintech
13 3 (6.98%) Analytics
13 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
13 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
13 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (6.98%) ERP
14 2 (4.65%) Law
14 2 (4.65%) Legal

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 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (74.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 32 (74.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (37.21%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.95%) Power BI
6 4 (9.30%) QlikView
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.33%) Big Data
9 1 (2.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (2.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (2.33%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (2.33%) Datazen
9 1 (2.33%) Looker
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Fintech
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (55.81%) ETL
3 15 (34.88%) Integration Testing
3 15 (34.88%) Project Management
3 15 (34.88%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) Analytics
5 3 (6.98%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.65%) Workflow
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.33%) Master Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) T-SQL
2 24 (55.81%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 23 (53.49%) Tableau
3 2 (4.65%) Cognos
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata