Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 541 437 500
Rank change year-on-year -104 +63 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 305 442 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.67% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 272 400 395
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.78% +8.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 66,275 65,945 79,186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.79% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 54,156 55,183 68,544
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -42 83 £55,000 -4.35% 6
West London +50 52 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South London -4 12 £44,500 -4.22% 2
East London - 4 £39,000 - 2
North London 0 1 - -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 187 (61.31%) SQL
3 148 (48.52%) SQL Server
4 124 (40.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 110 (36.07%) Tableau
6 109 (35.74%) Data Warehouse
7 105 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 104 (34.10%) Power BI
9 101 (33.11%) ETL
10 96 (31.48%) Finance
11 92 (30.16%) Visualisation
12 84 (27.54%) Microsoft
13 83 (27.21%) Analytics
14 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
16 78 (25.57%) Data Analysis
17 69 (22.62%) Microsoft Excel
18 64 (20.98%) T-SQL
19 61 (20.00%) Relational Database
20 60 (19.67%) Degree
20 60 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 53 (17.38%) Data Modelling
22 51 (16.72%) Management Information System
23 48 (15.74%) Decision-Making
24 44 (14.43%) Data Quality
25 40 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
26 38 (12.46%) Business Analysis
27 36 (11.80%) Data Visualisation
28 32 (10.49%) MicroStrategy
29 31 (10.16%) Scrum

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 11 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.95%) Confluence
2 9 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.30%) SAS
4 4 (1.31%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 69 (22.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.64%) SPSS
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.98%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.66%) SAP APO
2 2 (0.66%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.66%) SAP PP
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.33%) FastStats
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.30%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.30%) SaaS
3 3 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (48.52%) SQL Server
2 124 (40.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 109 (35.74%) Data Warehouse
4 105 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 104 (34.10%) Power BI
6 61 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 60 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
9 25 (8.20%) QlikView
10 23 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (5.25%) OLAP
12 15 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (4.59%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (4.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (3.93%) MySQL
16 11 (3.61%) SAP BW
17 10 (3.28%) Data Mining
17 10 (3.28%) PowerPivot
18 9 (2.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (5.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 17 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.61%) JIRA
3 9 (2.95%) ERwin
4 8 (2.62%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.62%) Selenium
5 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (31.48%) Finance
2 24 (7.87%) Banking
3 18 (5.90%) Advertising
4 15 (4.92%) Retail
5 13 (4.26%) Marketing
6 10 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.62%) Law
8 7 (2.30%) Legal
8 7 (2.30%) Publishing
9 6 (1.97%) Billing
9 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.64%) Back Office
11 3 (0.98%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Front Office
12 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.90%) .NET
2 8 (2.62%) HTML
2 8 (2.62%) Sphinx
3 6 (1.97%) MDX
3 6 (1.97%) XML
4 4 (1.31%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.31%) REST
4 4 (1.31%) SOAP
5 1 (0.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (16.72%) Management Information System
3 31 (10.16%) Data Structures
4 15 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.93%) Reinsurance
6 11 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.28%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (2.62%) iPad
8 8 (2.62%) Life Science
9 7 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.97%) Derivative
11 5 (1.64%) Fintech
11 5 (1.64%) User Experience
11 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.66%) Equities
12 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.66%) FMCG
12 2 (0.66%) NHS
13 1 (0.33%) PMI
13 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.25%) Linux
2 6 (1.97%) Unix
3 2 (0.66%) Android
3 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 101 (33.11%) ETL
3 92 (30.16%) Visualisation
4 83 (27.21%) Analytics
5 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (25.57%) Data Analysis
7 53 (17.38%) Data Modelling
8 48 (15.74%) Decision-Making
9 38 (12.46%) Business Analysis
10 36 (11.80%) Data Visualisation
11 31 (10.16%) Scrum
11 31 (10.16%) Waterfall
12 30 (9.84%) Data Management
13 28 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (8.20%) Scenario Testing
15 22 (7.21%) SDLC
16 20 (6.56%) CRM
16 20 (6.56%) Data Analytics
16 20 (6.56%) Migration
16 20 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 187 (61.31%) SQL
2 64 (20.98%) T-SQL
3 28 (9.18%) VBA
4 21 (6.89%) Python
5 15 (4.92%) Shell Script
6 11 (3.61%) Java
6 11 (3.61%) R
7 10 (3.28%) C#
8 9 (2.95%) Perl
9 8 (2.62%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.64%) VB
11 5 (1.64%) VBScript
12 4 (1.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.66%) Scala
14 1 (0.33%) C++
14 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (19.67%) Degree
2 10 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.62%) ACCA
3 8 (2.62%) CIMA
3 8 (2.62%) ISEB
3 8 (2.62%) MCSD
3 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.33%) CBAP
5 1 (0.33%) MBA
5 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.43%) Data Quality
2 23 (7.54%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 110 (36.07%) Tableau
2 84 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 32 (10.49%) MicroStrategy
4 23 (7.54%) Cognos
5 21 (6.89%) Oracle
6 20 (6.56%) SAP
7 17 (5.57%) Alteryx
8 15 (4.92%) Informatica
9 13 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (3.93%) Birst
11 7 (2.30%) Google
11 7 (2.30%) IBM
12 6 (1.97%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (1.64%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.64%) Splunk
14 4 (1.31%) Infor
15 3 (0.98%) JD Edwards
16 2 (0.66%) Ab Initio
16 2 (0.66%) Iron Speed
16 2 (0.66%) TIBCO