The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 434 520 486
Rank change year-on-year +86 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 495 490 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 446 412 479
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £61,250 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Analyst over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +62 468 £42,500 - 52
London +80 241 £51,500 +3.00% 24
South East +84 75 £35,000 -17.64% 7
City of London +52 55 £57,500 - 8
North West -15 38 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire +24 27 £40,500 +15.71% 2
South West +31 24 £40,000 -2.43% 4
East of England +17 23 £37,000 -17.77% 2
West Midlands +9 23 £35,000 - 4
West Sussex - 17 £45,000 - 1
Crawley - 17 £45,000 -
Merseyside +4 16 £31,000 -4.61%
East Midlands -1 16 £47,500 +34.75% 2
Wiltshire +30 12 £40,000 -8.04%
South Yorkshire +17 12 £42,500 +80.85%
Leeds +15 12 £32,500 -9.72% 1
West Yorkshire -2 12 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Scotland +27 11 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Hampshire +26 11 £27,500 -33.33% 4
Sheffield +14 11 £43,750 +86.17%
Manchester -38 11 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Kent - 11 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +14 9 £42,500 -
Swindon - 9 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear +16 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East +14 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Liverpool +8 8 £35,000 -9.67%
Hertfordshire +3 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Middlesex - 8 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £45,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 featuring Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 935 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 621 (66.42%) SQL
3 347 (37.11%) Data Warehouse
4 346 (37.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 338 (36.15%) SQL Server
6 296 (31.66%) ETL
7 289 (30.91%) Microsoft
7 289 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 262 (28.02%) Finance
9 249 (26.63%) Analytics
10 247 (26.42%) Tableau
11 245 (26.20%) Power BI
12 223 (23.85%) MS Excel
13 213 (22.78%) T-SQL
14 211 (22.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 196 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
16 175 (18.72%) Data Modelling
17 167 (17.86%) Visualisation
18 165 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
19 154 (16.47%) QlikView
20 147 (15.72%) Degree
21 126 (13.48%) Oracle
22 118 (12.62%) SAP
23 113 (12.09%) Data Analysis
24 95 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
25 88 (9.41%) Data Visualisation
26 76 (8.13%) Mathematics
27 69 (7.38%) VBA
28 66 (7.06%) ERP
28 66 (7.06%) Big Data

Business Intelligence Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 41 (4.39%) SAS
2 34 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.32%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.32%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.11%) CMS
5 1 (0.11%) Confluence
5 1 (0.11%) IIS
5 1 (0.11%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 223 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.78%) MS Office
2 26 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.64%) SPSS
5 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (2.35%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (1.50%) Oracle 11i
2 14 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.53%) Infor SunSystems
7 5 (0.53%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.43%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.43%) SAP CRM
8 4 (0.43%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.43%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.43%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.21%) FastStats
9 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.53%) Google Analytics
3 13 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (0.43%) SaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.21%) Broadband
1 2 (0.21%) SMS
2 1 (0.11%) Firewall
2 1 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (37.11%) Data Warehouse
2 346 (37.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 338 (36.15%) SQL Server
4 289 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 245 (26.20%) Power BI
6 211 (22.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 165 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
8 154 (16.47%) QlikView
9 66 (7.06%) Big Data
10 49 (5.24%) OLAP
10 49 (5.24%) Oracle BI EE
10 49 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (4.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 41 (4.39%) Relational Database
13 32 (3.42%) Oracle ODI
14 29 (3.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 26 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
16 24 (2.57%) Data Mining
16 24 (2.57%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 32 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.18%) JIRA
4 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.11%) ERwin
10 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.11%) TestRail
10 1 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 262 (28.02%) Finance
2 47 (5.03%) Marketing
3 46 (4.92%) Retail
4 40 (4.28%) Legal
5 32 (3.42%) Banking
6 24 (2.57%) Law
7 21 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.82%) Advertising
9 10 (1.07%) Games
10 9 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.64%) Automotive
11 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.43%) German Language
12 4 (0.43%) Military
13 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.32%) Publishing
14 2 (0.21%) Front Office
14 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.10%) .NET
2 19 (2.03%) MDX
3 17 (1.82%) HTML
4 11 (1.18%) XML
5 5 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.53%) CSS
5 5 (0.53%) D3.js
5 5 (0.53%) Web Services
6 3 (0.32%) scikit-learn
6 3 (0.32%) Tapestry
7 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.21%) HTML5
7 2 (0.21%) JSON
7 2 (0.21%) ODBC
7 2 (0.21%) WinForms
8 1 (0.11%) FpML
8 1 (0.11%) JMS
8 1 (0.11%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) RESTful
8 1 (0.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 196 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.42%) Data Structures
4 29 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.14%) iPad
6 17 (1.82%) Fintech
7 11 (1.18%) FMCG
8 10 (1.07%) NHS
9 8 (0.86%) Reinsurance
10 7 (0.75%) Online Games
11 6 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.53%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.43%) User Experience
14 3 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.32%) Hedge funds
15 2 (0.21%) Derivative
15 2 (0.21%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.18%) Windows
2 7 (0.75%) Unix
3 5 (0.53%) Linux
4 3 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 935 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 296 (31.66%) ETL
3 249 (26.63%) Analytics
4 175 (18.72%) Data Modelling
5 167 (17.86%) Visualisation
6 113 (12.09%) Data Analysis
7 95 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (9.41%) Data Visualisation
9 76 (8.13%) Mathematics
10 66 (7.06%) ERP
11 64 (6.84%) Business Analysis
12 59 (6.31%) Business Analytics
13 50 (5.35%) Data Analytics
14 48 (5.13%) Data Integration
14 48 (5.13%) Statistics
15 46 (4.92%) Data Management
16 45 (4.81%) Dashboard Development
17 40 (4.28%) Migration
18 38 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
19 36 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 621 (66.42%) SQL
2 213 (22.78%) T-SQL
3 69 (7.38%) VBA
4 64 (6.84%) R
5 62 (6.63%) Python
6 32 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 31 (3.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 29 (3.10%) C#
9 22 (2.35%) Java
10 21 (2.25%) MATLAB
11 17 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.60%) ANSI SQL
12 15 (1.60%) VB
13 4 (0.43%) PHP
14 3 (0.32%) ABAP
14 3 (0.32%) C++
15 2 (0.21%) C
15 2 (0.21%) F#
15 2 (0.21%) Scala
15 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (15.72%) Degree
2 22 (2.35%) ISEB
3 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.75%) MCTS
5 5 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) MCITP
8 1 (0.11%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.78%) Data Quality
2 32 (3.42%) QA
3 12 (1.28%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.32%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 289 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 247 (26.42%) Tableau
3 126 (13.48%) Oracle
4 118 (12.62%) SAP
5 49 (5.24%) Google
6 47 (5.03%) Informatica
7 43 (4.60%) Cognos
8 35 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
9 27 (2.89%) Hyperion
10 20 (2.14%) Sybase
11 14 (1.50%) Alteryx
12 12 (1.28%) Birst
13 10 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.96%) SnapLogic
15 8 (0.86%) Talend
16 7 (0.75%) Snowplow
17 6 (0.64%) Apple
17 6 (0.64%) Workday
18 5 (0.53%) Sage
18 5 (0.53%) TIBCO
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