The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

BI Specialist
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 877 908
Rank change year-on-year +39 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Specialist 24 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.041% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 44
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,550 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% -10.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Intelligence Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Specialist in England

Business Intelligence Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Specialist in England

Business Intelligence Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Specialist in England

Business Intelligence Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 15 £58,750 +6.81%
West Midlands +7 4 £32,500 -18.75%
East of England 0 4 - -
South East +53 1 £30,000 -36.17%
Business Intelligence Specialist
UK

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Business Intelligence Specialist 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 England region featuring Business Intelligence Specialist in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (41.38%) Data Quality
6 11 (37.93%) Analytics
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (34.48%) ETL
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) QlikView
9 8 (27.59%) Power BI
10 7 (24.14%) Tableau
10 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Publishing
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (20.69%) SAP
11 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) SPSS
11 6 (20.69%) Project Management
11 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
11 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
11 6 (20.69%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (17.24%) Birst
12 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Business Intelligence Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (10.34%) SAS
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (20.69%) SPSS
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (13.79%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (27.59%) Power BI
5 8 (27.59%) QlikView
6 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (13.79%) DataStage
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (13.79%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (13.79%) Star Schema
8 3 (10.34%) OLAP
9 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
10 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (37.93%) Analytics
3 10 (34.48%) ETL
4 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Data Security
7 4 (13.79%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Tableau
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) SAP
3 5 (17.24%) Birst
4 4 (13.79%) Cognos
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) Informatica
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Teradata