Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 112 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 34 17 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.25% 0.78% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.81% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 86
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,875 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £48,125 £45,125 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +20.25%

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 2,608 2,091 2,629
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.87% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 1,377 1,705
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £27,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,400
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 34 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
5 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
5 25 (73.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (61.76%) ETL
7 18 (52.94%) SQL
7 18 (52.94%) Tableau
8 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (41.18%) Finance
10 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (32.35%) Project Management
12 11 (32.35%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (32.35%) Integration Testing
13 6 (17.65%) Power BI
13 6 (17.65%) C#
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
15 4 (11.76%) Analytics
15 4 (11.76%) .NET
16 3 (8.82%) QlikView
16 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
16 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
17 2 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 2 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
17 2 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 2 (5.88%) Oracle

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (73.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (17.65%) Power BI
7 3 (8.82%) QlikView
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.94%) Big Data
9 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.94%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (2.94%) Datazen
9 1 (2.94%) DB2
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Law
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (61.76%) ETL
3 11 (32.35%) Integration Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (2.94%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Tableau
3 2 (5.88%) Cognos
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Google