Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Lead was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 747 732
Rank change year-on-year +31 -15 +91
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Lead 115 105 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 72 161
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £52,000 £52,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £96,000 £86,125 £103,750
England median annual salary £67,250 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.08% -7.69% +13.04%

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 67,697 69,808 79,874
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.23% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55,048 56,542 69,249
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
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 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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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 -20 28 £70,000 +16.67% 3
South London - 15 £52,000 -
West London - 4 £75,000 -
East London - 1 £67,500 -
Business Intelligence Lead
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Business Intelligence Lead 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 Lead in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (86.09%) SQL Server
3 84 (73.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (61.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 70 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 67 (58.26%) SQL
7 64 (55.65%) Data Warehouse
8 61 (53.04%) T-SQL
9 60 (52.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (39.13%) Power BI
12 41 (35.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 40 (34.78%) ETL
14 30 (26.09%) Finance
15 24 (20.87%) Data Modelling
15 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (20.87%) SQL Server 2016
16 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 19 (16.52%) Advertising
18 17 (14.78%) Replication
18 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 16 (13.91%) QlikView
20 15 (13.04%) Data Mining
20 15 (13.04%) C#
20 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
20 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
21 14 (12.17%) OLAP
21 14 (12.17%) Performance Management
21 14 (12.17%) Banking
22 13 (11.30%) MDX

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 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (86.09%) SQL Server
2 84 (73.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (61.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 64 (55.65%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (52.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (39.13%) Power BI
7 41 (35.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (20.87%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (14.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (13.91%) QlikView
11 15 (13.04%) Data Mining
11 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (12.17%) OLAP
13 11 (9.57%) PowerPivot
14 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Power View
14 7 (6.09%) Qlik Sense
15 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (4.35%) Data Lake
15 5 (4.35%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) JIRA
2 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (26.09%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Advertising
3 14 (12.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Front Office
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) MDX
2 11 (9.57%) .NET
3 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) Kafka
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.61%) COM
6 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.74%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.78%) Replication
3 7 (6.09%) Reinsurance
4 5 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.35%) NHS
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.87%) Social Media
7 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Windows
1 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
1 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (34.78%) ETL
4 24 (20.87%) Data Modelling
5 14 (12.17%) Performance Management
6 13 (11.30%) Analytics
6 13 (11.30%) Kimball Methodology
7 12 (10.43%) Scrum
8 10 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.83%) DevOps
9 9 (7.83%) ETL Development
9 9 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (7.83%) Visualisation
10 8 (6.96%) Data Analytics
10 8 (6.96%) Defect Management
10 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.96%) Release Management
10 8 (6.96%) Software Delivery
10 8 (6.96%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.96%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.26%) SQL
2 61 (53.04%) T-SQL
3 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 15 (13.04%) C#
5 6 (5.22%) Python
6 5 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.48%) R
7 4 (3.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Java
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) Data Quality
2 10 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) IFRS
Vendors
1 70 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Tableau
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 5 (4.35%) IBM
5 4 (3.48%) Alteryx
5 4 (3.48%) Cognos
5 4 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.48%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.74%) Adobe
7 2 (1.74%) Informatica
8 1 (0.87%) Databricks
8 1 (0.87%) Talend