The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 502 517
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Analyst 393 487 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.52% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 335 432 440
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.22%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -31 380 £42,500 +6.25% 45
London +10 178 £50,000 -5.66% 20
South East +64 69 £36,500 -8.75% 7
East of England +6 41 £37,500 -6.25% 5
City of London +13 37 £57,500 +15.00% 5
West Midlands +14 25 £35,000 -22.22%
North West -66 24 £35,000 +6.06% 7
Berkshire +12 16 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Yorkshire -32 16 £36,000 +10.76% 4
East Midlands +14 15 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Bedfordshire +31 14 £32,250 -26.70%
West Sussex +21 14 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Hampshire +18 13 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Leeds 0 13 £36,000 +10.76% 2
West Yorkshire -7 13 £36,000 +10.76% 2
South West -14 12 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Luton +16 11 £30,500 -25.15%
Northamptonshire +13 11 £31,000 -8.82%
Reading +23 10 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Birmingham +10 10 £30,000 -25.00%
Kent +15 9 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Ipswich +13 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Suffolk +11 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Essex 0 9 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Cheshire -28 9 £45,000 +55.17% 2
Manchester -56 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
High Wycombe - 9 £24,000 -
Portsmouth -6 7 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -20 7 £41,000 +2.50%

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 881 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 588 (66.74%) SQL
3 321 (36.44%) SQL Server
4 312 (35.41%) Data Warehouse
5 303 (34.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 283 (32.12%) Microsoft
7 262 (29.74%) Finance
7 262 (29.74%) Analytics
8 254 (28.83%) ETL
9 240 (27.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 238 (27.01%) Tableau
11 229 (25.99%) Microsoft Excel
12 227 (25.77%) Power BI
13 200 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
14 190 (21.57%) Visualisation
15 187 (21.23%) T-SQL
16 180 (20.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 169 (19.18%) BusinessObjects
18 147 (16.69%) Data Modelling
19 135 (15.32%) QlikView
20 132 (14.98%) Degree
21 123 (13.96%) SAP
22 114 (12.94%) Data Visualisation
23 112 (12.71%) Data Analysis
24 111 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
24 111 (12.60%) Oracle
25 81 (9.19%) Mathematics
26 68 (7.72%) Business Analytics
27 66 (7.49%) OLAP
28 65 (7.38%) ERP

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 39 (4.43%) SAS
2 20 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.34%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.23%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.11%) CMS
5 1 (0.11%) Confluence
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 229 (25.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (3.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.25%) SPSS
6 9 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.72%) Oracle ERP
2 16 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 16 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
3 15 (1.70%) Oracle 11i
3 15 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (1.25%) Infor SunSystems
5 8 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.68%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.45%) FastStats
7 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.34%) HFM
8 3 (0.34%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.11%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.11%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.52%) Google Analytics
3 21 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.91%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.34%) SaaS
6 2 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.23%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.11%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.34%) SMS
2 2 (0.23%) Broadband
3 1 (0.11%) Firewall
3 1 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (36.44%) SQL Server
2 312 (35.41%) Data Warehouse
3 303 (34.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 240 (27.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 227 (25.77%) Power BI
6 180 (20.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 169 (19.18%) BusinessObjects
8 135 (15.32%) QlikView
9 66 (7.49%) OLAP
10 60 (6.81%) Relational Database
11 56 (6.36%) Oracle BI EE
12 55 (6.24%) Big Data
13 45 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 43 (4.88%) Data Mining
15 38 (4.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 37 (4.20%) OLAP Cube
17 35 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
19 28 (3.18%) Hadoop
20 27 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 7 (0.79%) JIRA
4 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.11%) ERwin
6 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.11%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.11%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.11%) Selenium
6 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.11%) TestRail
6 1 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 262 (29.74%) Finance
2 56 (6.36%) Marketing
3 52 (5.90%) Legal
4 51 (5.79%) Retail
5 33 (3.75%) Law
6 16 (1.82%) Advertising
6 16 (1.82%) Banking
7 14 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.02%) Automotive
10 7 (0.79%) Games
11 6 (0.68%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.45%) Military
12 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.22%) .NET
2 24 (2.72%) HTML
3 20 (2.27%) MDX
4 13 (1.48%) XML
5 5 (0.57%) CSS
5 5 (0.57%) HTML5
5 5 (0.57%) Web Services
6 4 (0.45%) D3.js
7 3 (0.34%) Tapestry
8 2 (0.23%) JSON
8 2 (0.23%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.23%) XBRL
9 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 200 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 29 (3.29%) Data Structures
4 28 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.27%) Fintech
6 12 (1.36%) iPad
7 11 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.68%) FMCG
10 5 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.57%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.45%) User Experience
12 3 (0.34%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.34%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.34%) NHS
13 2 (0.23%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.23%) EPoS
13 2 (0.23%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (0.79%) Windows
2 4 (0.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 262 (29.74%) Analytics
3 254 (28.83%) ETL
4 190 (21.57%) Visualisation
5 147 (16.69%) Data Modelling
6 114 (12.94%) Data Visualisation
7 112 (12.71%) Data Analysis
8 111 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (9.19%) Mathematics
10 68 (7.72%) Business Analytics
11 65 (7.38%) ERP
12 64 (7.26%) Business Analysis
13 59 (6.70%) Data Integration
14 53 (6.02%) Data Management
15 51 (5.79%) Statistics
16 49 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
16 49 (5.56%) Data Analytics
17 44 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (4.31%) Migration
18 38 (4.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 588 (66.74%) SQL
2 187 (21.23%) T-SQL
3 64 (7.26%) Python
4 62 (7.04%) VBA
5 52 (5.90%) R
6 38 (4.31%) Java
7 24 (2.72%) JavaScript
8 20 (2.27%) C#
9 19 (2.16%) VB
10 18 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.70%) MATLAB
12 13 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 10 (1.14%) ANSI SQL
14 6 (0.68%) C++
15 5 (0.57%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.34%) HiveQL
16 3 (0.34%) X++
17 2 (0.23%) F#
17 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 132 (14.98%) Degree
2 25 (2.84%) Numerate Degree
3 16 (1.82%) ISEB
4 9 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.57%) MCTS
8 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.23%) CBAP
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.45%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.52%) QA
3 4 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 283 (32.12%) Microsoft
2 238 (27.01%) Tableau
3 123 (13.96%) SAP
4 111 (12.60%) Oracle
5 57 (6.47%) Cognos
6 54 (6.13%) Informatica
7 51 (5.79%) MicroStrategy
8 42 (4.77%) Google
9 24 (2.72%) Hyperion
10 22 (2.50%) Alteryx
11 17 (1.93%) Birst
12 14 (1.59%) SnapLogic
13 12 (1.36%) Talend
14 11 (1.25%) Infor
14 11 (1.25%) Jedox
15 8 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.79%) Sun
16 7 (0.79%) Teradata
17 6 (0.68%) Apple
17 6 (0.68%) IBM
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