Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Lead was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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

BI Leader
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 720 795
Rank change year-on-year +36 +75 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Lead 151 117 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 115 108 122
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £51,750 £55,875 £45,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £90,750 £87,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -8.00%

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 69544 70607 84330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 95.95% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55233 60722 71968
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Business Intelligence Lead
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Lead in London

Business Intelligence Lead
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Lead in London

Business Intelligence Lead
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Lead in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Lead in London

Business Intelligence Lead
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 Lead within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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 +12 41 £70,000 +7.69% 2
West London +24 5 £57,500 -4.17% 1
South London -3 1 £49,000 -
Business Intelligence Lead
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Business Intelligence Lead 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 London region featuring Business Intelligence Lead in the job title.

1 151 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 112 (74.17%) SQL
3 93 (61.59%) Data Warehouse
4 89 (58.94%) SQL Server
5 71 (47.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (47.02%) Power BI
6 67 (44.37%) Microsoft
7 66 (43.71%) QlikView
8 65 (43.05%) Analytics
9 59 (39.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (38.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 56 (37.09%) Tableau
11 56 (37.09%) ETL
12 48 (31.79%) Finance
12 48 (31.79%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (31.13%) Visualisation
13 47 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (28.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 36 (23.84%) Big Data
16 34 (22.52%) Mentoring
17 32 (21.19%) Data Modelling
18 28 (18.54%) T-SQL
19 26 (17.22%) .NET
19 26 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
20 24 (15.89%) Banking
20 24 (15.89%) R
20 24 (15.89%) Hadoop
21 23 (15.23%) Marketing
21 23 (15.23%) C#
21 23 (15.23%) Azure Machine Learning

Business Intelligence Lead 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 17 (11.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.65%) Apache
3 3 (1.99%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.32%) SAS
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (17.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (28.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.23%) Azure Machine Learning
3 19 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.99%) SaaS
6 2 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.32%) Office 365
7 1 (0.66%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.66%) GitHub
7 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (61.59%) Data Warehouse
2 89 (58.94%) SQL Server
3 71 (47.02%) Power BI
3 71 (47.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (43.71%) QlikView
5 59 (39.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (38.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (23.84%) Big Data
8 24 (15.89%) Hadoop
9 19 (12.58%) Relational Database
10 16 (10.60%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (9.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (7.95%) PowerPivot
13 11 (7.28%) MySQL
13 11 (7.28%) OLAP
13 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (6.62%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (5.96%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (5.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 13 (8.61%) JIRA
2 2 (1.32%) ERwin
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.66%) MorphX
3 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (31.79%) Finance
2 24 (15.89%) Banking
3 23 (15.23%) Marketing
4 7 (4.64%) Retail
5 4 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.32%) French Language
6 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.22%) .NET
2 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.62%) D3.js
4 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (2.65%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.65%) MDX
6 3 (1.99%) Web Services
7 2 (1.32%) Kafka
8 1 (0.66%) COM
8 1 (0.66%) CSS
8 1 (0.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (31.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.27%) NHS
3 10 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.30%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.66%) Blog
6 1 (0.66%) EPoS
6 1 (0.66%) FMCG
6 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.62%) Linux
2 3 (1.99%) Unix
3 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (43.05%) Analytics
3 56 (37.09%) ETL
4 47 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (31.13%) Visualisation
5 34 (22.52%) Mentoring
6 32 (21.19%) Data Modelling
7 20 (13.25%) Scrum
7 20 (13.25%) Test Automation
8 19 (12.58%) Machine Learning
9 18 (11.92%) Data Analysis
10 17 (11.26%) Test Scripting
11 16 (10.60%) Data Management
11 16 (10.60%) Data Visualisation
12 15 (9.93%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (9.27%) Dimensional Modelling
13 14 (9.27%) Kanban
13 14 (9.27%) Line Management
13 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (9.27%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 112 (74.17%) SQL
2 28 (18.54%) T-SQL
3 24 (15.89%) R
4 23 (15.23%) C#
5 18 (11.92%) Python
6 14 (9.27%) VBA
7 11 (7.28%) Java
7 11 (7.28%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.66%) C++
9 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.93%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.65%) ISEB
3 4 (2.65%) MBA
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.66%) MCITP
5 1 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.57%) QA
2 18 (11.92%) Data Quality
3 14 (9.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 67 (44.37%) Microsoft
2 56 (37.09%) Tableau
3 21 (13.91%) Oracle
4 18 (11.92%) SAP
5 10 (6.62%) Alteryx
5 10 (6.62%) Jaspersoft
6 5 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.65%) Cognos
7 4 (2.65%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.99%) OpenText
8 3 (1.99%) Sybase
9 2 (1.32%) Google
9 2 (1.32%) MapR
10 1 (0.66%) Informatica
10 1 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.66%) RedGate