The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 86 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 18 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.48% 0.58% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.60% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,495 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1156 1162 1314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.75% 95.87% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 717 665 822
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (75.00%) Tableau
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (71.88%) Finance
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
6 19 (59.38%) ETL
6 19 (59.38%) System Integration Testing
6 19 (59.38%) Project Management
6 19 (59.38%) Integration Testing
6 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (9.38%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) QlikView
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (9.38%) SAP
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle
11 3 (9.38%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Teradata
11 3 (9.38%) SAS
11 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
11 3 (9.38%) Informatica
12 2 (6.25%) Python
12 2 (6.25%) Cognos

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 3 (9.38%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.38%) QlikView
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.13%) Looker
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.13%) Fintech
1 1 (3.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (59.38%) ETL
2 19 (59.38%) Integration Testing
2 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 19 (59.38%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Cash Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) SDLC
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (75.00%) Tableau
3 3 (9.38%) Informatica
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Teradata
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 2 (6.25%) Netezza
5 1 (3.13%) Google