Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

BI Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 264 307
Rank change year-on-year -15 +43 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 41 65 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.66% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 41
South West median annual salary £35,750 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.92% -10.59% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,415 9,777 10,170
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 97.16% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,521 8,085 8,562
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the South West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the South West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the South West

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Bristol +10 15 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire +6 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Devon - 5 £30,000 - 1
Dorset +7 4 £40,500 -4.71% 2
Wiltshire -17 2 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Somerset - 2 £32,000 -
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Business Intelligence Analyst 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 South West region featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 29 (70.73%) Power BI
4 27 (65.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (63.41%) Visualisation
6 24 (58.54%) Analytics
7 23 (56.10%) Tableau
8 21 (51.22%) QlikView
9 19 (46.34%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (36.59%) Cognos
11 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
11 13 (31.71%) Finance
11 13 (31.71%) Spotfire
11 13 (31.71%) Magento
11 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (21.95%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
16 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
17 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
17 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
17 4 (9.76%) ETL
17 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
17 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
17 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 3 (7.32%) Time Management

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.44%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Magento
2 3 (7.32%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) Power BI
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (51.22%) QlikView
4 13 (31.71%) Spotfire
5 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (21.95%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.32%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.44%) Big Data
11 1 (2.44%) Data Mart
11 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (63.41%) Visualisation
3 24 (58.54%) Analytics
4 19 (46.34%) Data Visualisation
5 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
5 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.32%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Practice Management
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) R
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Tableau
2 15 (36.59%) Cognos
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Aderant
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle