Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Lead was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 714 719 721
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Lead 96 136 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 103 135
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £52,000 £52,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £94,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 64,681 70,485 74,233
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 94.65% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52,833 55,157 64,334
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 October 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 17 October 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 -49 14 £67,500 -3.57% 3
South London - 9 £52,000 -
West London +21 5 £67,500 +17.39% 1
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 17 October 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 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (82.29%) SQL Server
3 67 (69.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (60.42%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (57.29%) SQL
6 53 (55.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (52.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (52.08%) Power BI
8 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
9 37 (38.54%) T-SQL
10 32 (33.33%) ETL
11 31 (32.29%) Finance
12 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (20.83%) Data Modelling
15 18 (18.75%) Analytics
16 17 (17.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 16 (16.67%) Tableau
18 15 (15.63%) Visualisation
18 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
19 13 (13.54%) QlikView
19 13 (13.54%) OLAP
19 13 (13.54%) Advertising
19 13 (13.54%) Kimball Methodology
19 13 (13.54%) Mentoring
20 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
20 12 (12.50%) Data Quality
20 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.13%) Boomi
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.08%) GitHub
4 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (82.29%) SQL Server
2 67 (69.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (60.42%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (55.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 50 (52.08%) Power BI
5 50 (52.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (13.54%) OLAP
8 13 (13.54%) QlikView
9 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (9.38%) Data Mining
11 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (8.33%) PowerPivot
12 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
13 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Power View
13 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (4.17%) Hudson
4 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.04%) ER Studio
6 1 (1.04%) ERwin
6 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.04%) XMLSpy
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Advertising
3 10 (10.42%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (1.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) MDX
2 7 (7.29%) .NET
2 7 (7.29%) Web Services
3 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Replication
3 7 (7.29%) Reinsurance
4 6 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.21%) NHS
5 5 (5.21%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
1 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (33.33%) ETL
3 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 18 (18.75%) Analytics
6 15 (15.63%) Visualisation
7 13 (13.54%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (13.54%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.46%) Data Analysis
9 10 (10.42%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (9.38%) Data Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) DevOps
10 9 (9.38%) ETL Development
11 8 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (7.29%) IT Strategy
12 7 (7.29%) People Management
12 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
13 6 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (6.25%) Scrum
13 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.29%) SQL
2 37 (38.54%) T-SQL
3 17 (17.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 11 (11.46%) C#
5 8 (8.33%) Python
6 4 (4.17%) R
7 2 (2.08%) Java
8 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Consul
1 2 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) Tableau
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle
4 7 (7.29%) Alteryx
4 7 (7.29%) SAP
5 4 (4.17%) Informatica
6 3 (3.13%) Cognos
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
6 3 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.08%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.08%) Adobe
7 2 (2.08%) Dell
7 2 (2.08%) Google
7 2 (2.08%) Talend
8 1 (1.04%) Databricks
8 1 (1.04%) Jedox
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com