Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

BI Analyst
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 544 506 529
Rank change year-on-year -38 +23 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 289 385 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 254 353 362
London median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,150 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,175 £69,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -6.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,561 70,118 77,871
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 94.99% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54,025 55,615 67,678
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in London

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -30 74 £55,000 - 13
West London +49 35 £47,500 +18.75% 12
South London +1 15 £42,500 -10.53%
East London 0 5 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 London region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 289 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 184 (63.67%) SQL
3 122 (42.21%) Tableau
4 120 (41.52%) Power BI
4 120 (41.52%) SQL Server
4 120 (41.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (38.41%) Data Warehouse
6 97 (33.56%) ETL
6 97 (33.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 94 (32.53%) Finance
8 82 (28.37%) Analytical Skills
9 79 (27.34%) Microsoft
10 78 (26.99%) Visualisation
11 74 (25.61%) Data Analysis
12 71 (24.57%) Analytics
13 70 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 67 (23.18%) T-SQL
15 65 (22.49%) Microsoft Excel
16 54 (18.69%) Degree
16 54 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (18.34%) BusinessObjects
18 48 (16.61%) Data Modelling
18 48 (16.61%) Business Analysis
19 46 (15.92%) Management Information System
20 45 (15.57%) Relational Database
20 45 (15.57%) Decision-Making
21 36 (12.46%) Data Quality
22 35 (12.11%) Data Visualisation
23 34 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
24 33 (11.42%) QlikView

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 18 (6.23%) SAS
2 7 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.38%) Confluence
3 4 (1.38%) NServiceBus
3 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 65 (22.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.77%) SPSS
3 5 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.69%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.38%) Markit EDM
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.04%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.69%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.69%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.69%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.69%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.69%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.35%) FastStats
6 1 (0.35%) Raiser's Edge
6 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.81%) SaaS
2 6 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) HTTP
1 2 (0.69%) SMS
2 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (41.52%) Power BI
1 120 (41.52%) SQL Server
1 120 (41.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 111 (38.41%) Data Warehouse
3 97 (33.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 53 (18.34%) BusinessObjects
6 45 (15.57%) Relational Database
7 33 (11.42%) QlikView
8 18 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (5.54%) Data Mining
10 15 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (4.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (4.50%) PowerPivot
12 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (3.11%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (2.77%) OLAP
14 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (2.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (6.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.08%) JIRA
5 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.69%) Selenium
5 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 94 (32.53%) Finance
2 22 (7.61%) Marketing
3 17 (5.88%) Retail
4 15 (5.19%) Banking
5 9 (3.11%) Law
6 8 (2.77%) Advertising
7 6 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.73%) Back Office
8 5 (1.73%) Publishing
9 4 (1.38%) Legal
10 2 (0.69%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.35%) Front Office
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.81%) .NET
2 8 (2.77%) MDX
3 5 (1.73%) HTML
4 4 (1.38%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.38%) REST
4 4 (1.38%) SOAP
4 4 (1.38%) Sphinx
5 3 (1.04%) CSS
5 3 (1.04%) jQuery
5 3 (1.04%) XML
6 2 (0.69%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.69%) React
6 2 (0.69%) WCF
7 1 (0.35%) Ajax
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (28.37%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (15.92%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.19%) Reinsurance
5 12 (4.15%) Data Structures
6 11 (3.81%) Fintech
7 8 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.42%) User Experience
9 6 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
9 6 (2.08%) Derivative
10 5 (1.73%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.38%) FMCG
11 4 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.38%) iPad
11 4 (1.38%) Life Science
12 2 (0.69%) NHS
13 1 (0.35%) Equities
13 1 (0.35%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.35%) PMI
13 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.42%) Unix
2 6 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (33.56%) ETL
3 78 (26.99%) Visualisation
4 74 (25.61%) Data Analysis
5 71 (24.57%) Analytics
6 54 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (16.61%) Business Analysis
7 48 (16.61%) Data Modelling
8 45 (15.57%) Decision-Making
9 35 (12.11%) Data Visualisation
10 34 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (10.03%) Scrum
12 24 (8.30%) CRM
12 24 (8.30%) Mathematics
12 24 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (6.92%) Data Analytics
14 19 (6.57%) Data-Driven Decision Making
14 19 (6.57%) Process Improvement
15 18 (6.23%) Data Management
16 17 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (63.67%) SQL
2 67 (23.18%) T-SQL
3 25 (8.65%) Python
4 23 (7.96%) VBA
5 11 (3.81%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.81%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.46%) R
7 8 (2.77%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.42%) C#
9 6 (2.08%) VB
9 6 (2.08%) VBScript
10 5 (1.73%) Perl
11 4 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.38%) Java
12 2 (0.69%) PHP
13 1 (0.35%) C++
13 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
13 1 (0.35%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (18.69%) Degree
2 10 (3.46%) ACCA
2 10 (3.46%) CIMA
3 4 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.38%) MCSD
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (0.69%) AAT
4 2 (0.69%) CBAP
4 2 (0.69%) ISEB
4 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) IIBA
5 1 (0.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.46%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.15%) QA
3 4 (1.38%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.04%) PMO
5 1 (0.35%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.35%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 122 (42.21%) Tableau
2 79 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.69%) Oracle
4 20 (6.92%) MicroStrategy
5 19 (6.57%) Cognos
6 18 (6.23%) SAP
7 16 (5.54%) Informatica
8 12 (4.15%) Birst
8 12 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.77%) AppDynamics
9 8 (2.77%) Splunk
10 7 (2.42%) Alteryx
10 7 (2.42%) Google
11 6 (2.08%) IBM
12 3 (1.04%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.69%) Adaptive Insights
13 2 (0.69%) Iron Speed
13 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.35%) Snowplow