Period
to 10 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

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

BI Developer
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 317 332 394
Rank change year-on-year +15 +62 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 515 633 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 0.95% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.00% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 493 579 520
London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,650 £38,950 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 51,125 63,523 70,010
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.35% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41,619 52,162 55,453
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £33,627
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. 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 +52 184 £65,000 +13.04% 18
West London +9 26 £65,000 +30.00% 5
South London -39 17 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North London +2 8 £60,000 -
East London +21 3 £74,750 +66.11%
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, Business Intelligence Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 515 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 387 (75.15%) SQL
3 333 (64.66%) SQL Server
4 330 (64.08%) Data Warehouse
5 327 (63.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 321 (62.33%) Power BI
6 321 (62.33%) Power Platform
7 264 (51.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 263 (51.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 219 (42.52%) ETL
10 198 (38.45%) Finance
11 186 (36.12%) Azure
12 172 (33.40%) Microsoft
13 170 (33.01%) T-SQL
14 130 (25.24%) Visualisation
15 122 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
16 121 (23.50%) Tableau
17 111 (21.55%) Analytics
18 110 (21.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 100 (19.42%) Python
20 93 (18.06%) Data Modelling
20 93 (18.06%) C#
21 83 (16.12%) Data Visualisation
22 70 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
23 60 (11.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 60 (11.65%) MDX
24 57 (11.07%) Data Analysis
25 56 (10.87%) Azure SQL Database
25 56 (10.87%) Azure Data Factory
25 56 (10.87%) Problem-Solving

Business Intelligence Developer 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 25 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.91%) ArcGIS
3 13 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.78%) SAS
6 2 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (8.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.39%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 321 (62.33%) Power Platform
2 186 (36.12%) Azure
3 56 (10.87%) Azure Data Factory
4 26 (5.05%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (2.52%) AWS
5 13 (2.52%) GCP
6 11 (2.14%) PowerApps
7 7 (1.36%) Data Lake Analytics
7 7 (1.36%) SaaS
8 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.19%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (64.66%) SQL Server
2 330 (64.08%) Data Warehouse
3 327 (63.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 321 (62.33%) Power BI
5 264 (51.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 263 (51.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (11.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 56 (10.87%) Azure SQL Database
9 51 (9.90%) Data Lake
10 48 (9.32%) QlikView
11 47 (9.13%) SQL Server 2016
12 43 (8.35%) OLAP
13 35 (6.80%) PowerPivot
14 34 (6.60%) Pentaho
15 33 (6.41%) Qlik Sense
16 31 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
17 29 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
18 26 (5.05%) Looker
19 25 (4.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
20 22 (4.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.55%) JIRA
3 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.36%) ER Studio
4 7 (1.36%) ERwin
4 7 (1.36%) PowerDesigner
5 6 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.58%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.58%) Subversion
7 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 198 (38.45%) Finance
2 28 (5.44%) Banking
3 16 (3.11%) Marketing
4 15 (2.91%) Front Office
5 13 (2.52%) Advertising
6 11 (2.14%) Retail
7 7 (1.36%) Law
8 6 (1.17%) Games
8 6 (1.17%) iGaming
9 4 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.58%) Legal
10 3 (0.58%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Social Science
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.65%) MDX
2 52 (10.10%) .NET
3 34 (6.60%) D3.js
4 31 (6.02%) ASP.NET
5 19 (3.69%) Vue.js
6 16 (3.11%) JSON
7 15 (2.91%) Leaflet
7 15 (2.91%) Node.js
8 12 (2.33%) Web Services
9 11 (2.14%) REST
10 10 (1.94%) HTML
11 7 (1.36%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.97%) Entity Framework
13 5 (0.97%) jQuery
14 4 (0.78%) XML
15 2 (0.39%) RESTful
15 2 (0.39%) SOAP
16 1 (0.19%) Kafka
16 1 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.88%) User Experience
5 7 (1.36%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.17%) Reinsurance
7 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (0.58%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.39%) FMCG
9 2 (0.39%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.39%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.19%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.19%) Mashup
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.75%) Windows
2 5 (0.97%) Unix
3 4 (0.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 219 (42.52%) ETL
3 130 (25.24%) Visualisation
4 122 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (21.55%) Analytics
6 93 (18.06%) Data Modelling
7 83 (16.12%) Data Visualisation
8 57 (11.07%) Data Analysis
9 56 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (8.54%) Kimball Methodology
11 43 (8.35%) Asset Management
12 37 (7.18%) Dimensional Modelling
13 35 (6.80%) DevOps
13 35 (6.80%) SDLC
14 31 (6.02%) Computer Science
14 31 (6.02%) Data Analytics
15 30 (5.83%) Business Analytics
15 30 (5.83%) Data Management
15 30 (5.83%) Migration
16 25 (4.85%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 387 (75.15%) SQL
2 170 (33.01%) T-SQL
3 110 (21.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 100 (19.42%) Python
5 93 (18.06%) C#
6 50 (9.71%) R
7 49 (9.51%) Java
8 30 (5.83%) PL/SQL
9 24 (4.66%) VB
10 22 (4.27%) VBA
11 20 (3.88%) JavaScript
12 19 (3.69%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.17%) Scala
15 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.58%) VB6
15 3 (0.58%) VBScript
16 2 (0.39%) Ruby
17 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (6.60%) Degree
2 22 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.85%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.55%) QA
3 7 (1.36%) GDPR
4 3 (0.58%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) Apache Flume
1 3 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.75%) Control-M
2 4 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (0.78%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.39%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.19%) Automic
Vendors
1 172 (33.40%) Microsoft
2 121 (23.50%) Tableau
3 36 (6.99%) Oracle
4 26 (5.05%) Informatica
5 25 (4.85%) Databricks
5 25 (4.85%) MicroStrategy
6 21 (4.08%) SAP
7 15 (2.91%) Mapbox
8 14 (2.72%) Talend
9 13 (2.52%) Cognos
9 13 (2.52%) Google
10 7 (1.36%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.36%) IBM
11 5 (0.97%) Birst
11 5 (0.97%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.78%) TARGIT
13 3 (0.58%) Netezza
13 3 (0.58%) Workday
14 2 (0.39%) Teradata