Period
to 16 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

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

BI Developer
England > North of England
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 203 212
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 126 194 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.08% 1.33% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.38% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 171 261
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £37,125 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% -
75th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,625 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.83% +2.37% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 11,104 14,026 18,380
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 96.26% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,278 11,464 14,764
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the North of England

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the North of England

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer in the North of England over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the North of England

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
North West -12 70 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Yorkshire -14 41 £42,500 -10.53% 7
North East +15 15 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Business Intelligence Developer
England

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 North of England region featuring Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 126 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 99 (78.57%) SQL
3 89 (70.63%) Power Platform
4 88 (69.84%) Power BI
5 84 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (63.49%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (62.70%) ETL
8 76 (60.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 69 (54.76%) SQL Server
10 59 (46.83%) Azure
11 43 (34.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (34.13%) T-SQL
12 38 (30.16%) Analytics
13 34 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
14 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
15 29 (23.02%) Visualisation
16 27 (21.43%) Data Modelling
17 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (15.87%) Migration
19 17 (13.49%) Data Visualisation
19 17 (13.49%) Tableau
19 17 (13.49%) Dashboard Development
20 16 (12.70%) QlikView
21 15 (11.90%) Data Quality
21 15 (11.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
21 15 (11.90%) Decision-Making
22 12 (9.52%) Finance
22 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
22 12 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
22 12 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 89 (70.63%) Power Platform
2 59 (46.83%) Azure
3 12 (9.52%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (8.73%) Matillion
5 10 (7.94%) AWS
6 4 (3.17%) Azure Machine Learning
6 4 (3.17%) Power Automate
6 4 (3.17%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.79%) PaaS
8 1 (0.79%) WhatsApp
8 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (69.84%) Power BI
2 84 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 80 (63.49%) Data Warehouse
4 76 (60.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 69 (54.76%) SQL Server
6 43 (34.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (13.49%) Tableau
8 16 (12.70%) QlikView
9 9 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
10 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 7 (5.56%) Data Mining
12 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2019
13 4 (3.17%) Data Lake
13 4 (3.17%) KNIME
13 4 (3.17%) OLAP
13 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Local Government
3 3 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) MDX
2 4 (3.17%) HTML
2 4 (3.17%) JSON
2 4 (3.17%) XML
3 2 (1.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) User Experience
3 7 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.59%) NHS
4 2 (1.59%) Podcast
4 2 (1.59%) Wiki
5 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (62.70%) ETL
3 38 (30.16%) Analytics
4 29 (23.02%) Visualisation
5 27 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (15.87%) Migration
8 17 (13.49%) Dashboard Development
8 17 (13.49%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (11.90%) Decision-Making
10 12 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.73%) DevOps
12 10 (7.94%) Data Analytics
13 9 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 9 (7.14%) Data Management
14 8 (6.35%) Analytical Thinking
14 8 (6.35%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (5.56%) Data Governance
15 7 (5.56%) Data-Driven Decision Making
Programming Languages
1 99 (78.57%) SQL
2 43 (34.13%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (3.17%) Python
5 3 (2.38%) R
6 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.59%) C#
6 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.59%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.97%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.73%) Informatica
3 4 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos
5 1 (0.79%) Databricks
5 1 (0.79%) IFS
5 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.79%) Talend