Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 283 292
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 52 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 44
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £53,850 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 9,956 9,888 10,456
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.69% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8,207 8,242 8,859
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 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
Bristol +18 25 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Wiltshire 0 13 £42,500 +14.86% 2
Somerset +42 8 £35,000 +27.27%
Gloucestershire +5 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Dorset -35 2 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Devon +16 1 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Business Intelligence Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 52 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (90.38%) SQL
3 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
3 33 (63.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (61.54%) Power BI
5 27 (51.92%) Tableau
6 25 (48.08%) Analytics
7 20 (38.46%) Visualisation
8 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (34.62%) QlikView
10 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
10 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (28.85%) Cognos
11 15 (28.85%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (26.92%) Finance
13 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
14 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
15 10 (19.23%) ETL
15 10 (19.23%) Windows
15 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
16 8 (15.38%) Spotfire
16 8 (15.38%) Machine Learning
17 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
18 6 (11.54%) Business Analytics
18 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
19 5 (9.62%) Decision-Making
19 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012

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 2 (3.85%) Apache Pig
1 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
1 33 (63.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (61.54%) Power BI
3 18 (34.62%) QlikView
4 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (28.85%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (15.38%) Spotfire
9 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.77%) PowerPivot
11 3 (5.77%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (3.85%) Big Data
12 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
12 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (1.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Django
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
1 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (48.08%) Analytics
3 20 (38.46%) Visualisation
4 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (19.23%) ETL
7 8 (15.38%) Machine Learning
8 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.54%) Business Analytics
10 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
10 5 (9.62%) Decision-Making
10 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.77%) CRM
12 3 (5.77%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (5.77%) Innovative Thinking
12 3 (5.77%) Strategic Thinking
13 2 (3.85%) Data Mapping
13 2 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) R
5 2 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Tableau
2 15 (28.85%) Cognos
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) Talend