Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

BI Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 227 231
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 17 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 13
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.13% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,350 £55,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +3.66%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4987 5573 6098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.01% 95.56% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3128 3347 3855
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,850 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in Scotland

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Edinburgh +5 7 £41,000 -
Stirling - 5 £45,000 -
West Lothian -9 3 £40,000 -
Glasgow +18 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
UK

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 Scotland region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Informatica
5 7 (41.18%) SAS
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (41.18%) Business Analytics
5 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) QlikView
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
6 6 (35.29%) R
6 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (35.29%) ETL
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) SPSS
7 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
7 5 (29.41%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (41.18%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) QlikView
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (5.88%) OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) Business Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
5 5 (29.41%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) ERP
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) R
3 1 (5.88%) F#
3 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Informatica
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata