Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Intelligence (BI)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 31 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Intelligence 57 185 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.06% 6.80% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 7.23% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 105 116
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,325 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Business Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,018 2,558 2,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.33% 93.98% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 558 1,609 1,656
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,162 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +0.36% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,950 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Business Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing Business Intelligence also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Business Intelligence.

1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) Finance
3 19 (33.33%) Python
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (33.33%) Azure
4 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) Data Management
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (29.82%) Power BI
5 17 (29.82%) Power Platform
6 16 (28.07%) Analytics
6 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (22.81%) Data Engineering
8 13 (22.81%) Apache Spark
9 12 (21.05%) NoSQL
9 12 (21.05%) Kafka
9 12 (21.05%) Databricks
10 11 (19.30%) Retail
10 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (17.54%) AWS
11 10 (17.54%) R
12 9 (15.79%) Tableau
12 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
12 9 (15.79%) Big Data
12 9 (15.79%) GCP
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.04%) JavaScript

Business Intelligence
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 13 (22.81%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.77%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Azure
2 17 (29.82%) Power Platform
3 10 (17.54%) AWS
4 9 (15.79%) GCP
5 6 (10.53%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (5.26%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (5.26%) PaaS
7 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (29.82%) Power BI
2 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (24.56%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (15.79%) Big Data
6 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
6 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (7.02%) Apache Hive
8 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.02%) Impala
9 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (5.26%) Data Lake
9 3 (5.26%) DB2
9 3 (5.26%) PolyBase
9 3 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.02%) Automotive
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Analyst
1 9 (15.79%) Data Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) IT Director
5 3 (5.26%) Azure Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Data Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Management Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (5.26%) SSIS Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) SSRS Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.51%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Kafka
2 6 (10.53%) .NET
3 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.75%) React
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (3.51%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Android
1 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Data Management
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Analytics
3 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.81%) Data Engineering
5 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
5 8 (14.04%) ETL
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
8 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Business Development
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.02%) Data Governance
9 4 (7.02%) MVC
9 4 (7.02%) PRINCE
9 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) Python
3 10 (17.54%) R
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) Scala
7 3 (5.26%) U-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.75%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Databricks
3 9 (15.79%) Tableau
4 7 (12.28%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) Google
5 5 (8.77%) SAP
6 4 (7.02%) Capita
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) Informatica
7 3 (5.26%) Talend
7 3 (5.26%) Teradata
8 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.75%) Workday
8 1 (1.75%) Xamarin