Period
to 13 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 333 236 287
Rank change year-on-year -97 +51 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 207 783 797
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.80% 1.39% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.46% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 180 764 748
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,225 £42,800 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £73,225
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24,304 53,639 66,279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 95.29% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19,840 43,996 53,796
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,543 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.09% +5.26%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in London

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in London over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 -6 79 £72,500 +20.83% 5
South London +19 9 £38,800 -20.41%
West London +30 5 £43,250 -24.78%
North London +4 1 £55,000 +11.68% 1
Business Intelligence Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 156 (75.36%) Power BI
2 156 (75.36%) Power Platform
3 145 (70.05%) SQL
4 130 (62.80%) SQL Server
5 124 (59.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 123 (59.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 123 (59.42%) Data Warehouse
7 110 (53.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 109 (52.66%) Microsoft
9 96 (46.38%) Azure
10 87 (42.03%) Data Modelling
11 85 (41.06%) Finance
12 84 (40.58%) ETL
13 63 (30.43%) Analytics
14 49 (23.67%) T-SQL
14 49 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (20.77%) OLAP
17 42 (20.29%) Tableau
18 38 (18.36%) Problem-Solving
19 37 (17.87%) MDX
20 36 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 35 (16.91%) Visualisation
22 34 (16.43%) Data Analytics
23 31 (14.98%) Microsoft Excel
24 30 (14.49%) SDLC
25 29 (14.01%) Oracle
25 29 (14.01%) Data Visualisation

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 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 31 (14.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.97%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.97%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 156 (75.36%) Power Platform
2 96 (46.38%) Azure
3 22 (10.63%) Azure Data Factory
4 13 (6.28%) AWS
5 12 (5.80%) PowerApps
6 6 (2.90%) PaaS
7 5 (2.42%) SaaS
8 4 (1.93%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.45%) Office 365
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (0.97%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.97%) GCP
10 2 (0.97%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (75.36%) Power BI
2 130 (62.80%) SQL Server
3 124 (59.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (59.42%) Data Warehouse
4 123 (59.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 110 (53.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (20.77%) OLAP
7 36 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 27 (13.04%) Data Lake
9 25 (12.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 22 (10.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 22 (10.63%) OLTP
11 19 (9.18%) Big Data
12 17 (8.21%) OLAP Cube
12 17 (8.21%) QlikView
13 14 (6.76%) SQL Server 2016
13 14 (6.76%) SQL Server 2017
14 13 (6.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 13 (6.28%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (5.80%) Looker
Development Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.97%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 85 (41.06%) Finance
2 6 (2.90%) Retail
3 4 (1.93%) Banking
4 3 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.45%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.45%) Law
4 3 (1.45%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Games
5 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.87%) MDX
2 22 (10.63%) JSON
3 18 (8.70%) REST
4 16 (7.73%) SOAP
4 16 (7.73%) XML
5 6 (2.90%) .NET
6 3 (1.45%) ADO
6 3 (1.45%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.45%) CSS
6 3 (1.45%) HTML
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.45%) React
6 3 (1.45%) Web Services
7 2 (0.97%) D3.js
7 2 (0.97%) Kafka
7 2 (0.97%) MXNet
7 2 (0.97%) TensorFlow
7 2 (0.97%) Vue.js
8 1 (0.48%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.86%) User Experience
4 6 (2.90%) Reinsurance
5 5 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.97%) Derivative
7 2 (0.97%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.48%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.86%) Unix
2 7 (3.38%) Linux
3 5 (2.42%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (42.03%) Data Modelling
3 84 (40.58%) ETL
4 63 (30.43%) Analytics
5 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (18.36%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (16.91%) Visualisation
8 34 (16.43%) Data Analytics
9 30 (14.49%) SDLC
10 29 (14.01%) Data Visualisation
11 28 (13.53%) Dashboard Development
12 27 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (12.08%) Data Analysis
13 25 (12.08%) DevOps
14 23 (11.11%) Data Management
15 22 (10.63%) Dimensional Modelling
16 17 (8.21%) Requirements Gathering
17 16 (7.73%) Kimball Methodology
18 14 (6.76%) Business Analysis
19 13 (6.28%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 145 (70.05%) SQL
2 49 (23.67%) T-SQL
3 46 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 22 (10.63%) C#
4 22 (10.63%) Python
5 12 (5.80%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.35%) R
7 8 (3.86%) Java
8 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.97%) VB
9 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (6.28%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.97%) MCSA
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.93%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) GDPR
3 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 109 (52.66%) Microsoft
2 42 (20.29%) Tableau
3 29 (14.01%) Oracle
4 14 (6.76%) Databricks
5 13 (6.28%) SAP
6 11 (5.31%) Cognos
6 11 (5.31%) Informatica
7 8 (3.86%) Talend
8 7 (3.38%) IBM
9 3 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.97%) Confluent
10 2 (0.97%) Sun
10 2 (0.97%) Sybase
11 1 (0.48%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.48%) Capita
11 1 (0.48%) Google
11 1 (0.48%) Hyperion