The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

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

BI Developer
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 329 298
Rank change year-on-year +29 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 910 936 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.07% 0.95% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.99% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 766 841 1012
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 81958 94956 104515
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.22% 96.40% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67650 79824 85637
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Developer over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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 +28 856 £45,000 -10.00% 110
London +27 396 £52,500 -4.54% 26
Yorkshire +51 101 £45,000 +5.88% 18
City of London +11 97 £60,500 +5.21% 8
South East +44 85 £47,500 +5.55% 14
West Yorkshire +63 84 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North West -22 82 £40,000 - 23
West Midlands +16 78 £42,500 -3.40% 13
Leeds +30 49 £45,000 +5.88% 9
South West +8 47 £40,000 - 6
Manchester -9 45 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Birmingham +34 41 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +34 32 £35,250 -21.66% 3
Bradford +26 32 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Scotland +19 31 £40,000 -4.67% 1
East of England -5 30 £40,000 - 7
Cheshire -3 29 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Surrey +52 28 £45,250 -9.50% 7
Bristol -8 23 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Warrington +7 19 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Glasgow +24 18 £40,000 +25.98%
Northamptonshire +11 17 £35,250 -21.66%
Berkshire +4 14 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Edinburgh +6 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Sussex - 13 £48,000 - 1
Hampshire +30 12 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Suffolk +15 11 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bath -10 10 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Somerset -14 10 £38,750 -1.89% 1
Redhill - 10 £42,500 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, Business Intelligence Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 1715 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1297 (75.63%) SQL
3 1206 (70.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1138 (66.36%) SQL Server
5 1033 (60.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 968 (56.44%) Data Warehouse
7 933 (54.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 783 (45.66%) Microsoft
9 766 (44.66%) ETL
10 683 (39.83%) T-SQL
11 504 (29.39%) Power BI
12 483 (28.16%) Finance
13 462 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
14 355 (20.70%) Tableau
15 290 (16.91%) Visualisation
16 284 (16.56%) QlikView
17 281 (16.38%) Data Modelling
18 271 (15.80%) SQL Server 2012
19 253 (14.75%) Analytics
20 238 (13.88%) .NET
21 227 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
22 224 (13.06%) Oracle
23 223 (13.00%) C#
24 210 (12.24%) MDX
25 202 (11.78%) Microsoft Azure
26 198 (11.55%) Data Visualisation
27 186 (10.85%) Kimball Methodology
28 185 (10.79%) Degree
29 174 (10.15%) SQL Server 2014
30 170 (9.91%) Analytical Skills

Business Intelligence Developer 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 44 (2.57%) SAS
2 43 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (0.41%) OpenEdge
5 6 (0.35%) Confluence
5 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.23%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.17%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.17%) OpenROAD
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.058%) JBoss
8 1 (0.058%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.058%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.058%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.058%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.058%) WebSphere
Applications
1 137 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 37 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 14 (0.82%) SAP BPC
3 11 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
4 10 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.41%) Sage 200
6 7 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.17%) SAP MDG
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.058%) HFM
9 1 (0.058%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.058%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.058%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 202 (11.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.34%) Google Analytics
4 22 (1.28%) Google Play
5 21 (1.22%) SaaS
6 17 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 11 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.58%) Office 365
10 5 (0.29%) GitHub
11 3 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.12%) PaaS
13 1 (0.058%) Boomi
13 1 (0.058%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.058%) IaaS
13 1 (0.058%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.35%) Internet
2 3 (0.17%) Intranet
3 2 (0.12%) HTTP
4 1 (0.058%) FTP
4 1 (0.058%) LAN
4 1 (0.058%) LDAP
4 1 (0.058%) SSL
4 1 (0.058%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1206 (70.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1138 (66.36%) SQL Server
3 1033 (60.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 968 (56.44%) Data Warehouse
5 933 (54.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 504 (29.39%) Power BI
7 284 (16.56%) QlikView
8 271 (15.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 227 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 174 (10.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 168 (9.80%) OLAP
12 163 (9.50%) SQL Server 2016
13 158 (9.21%) Big Data
14 126 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
15 102 (5.95%) Relational Database
16 99 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 85 (4.96%) OLAP Cube
18 57 (3.32%) Hadoop
18 57 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
19 55 (3.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 106 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 26 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.34%) PowerDesigner
6 21 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (0.87%) JIRA
8 14 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.47%) Subversion
11 7 (0.41%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.35%) MSTest
13 5 (0.29%) Maven
13 5 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.29%) Toad
13 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 4 (0.23%) NSubstitute
14 4 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
15 3 (0.17%) ERwin
15 3 (0.17%) MSBuild
General
1 483 (28.16%) Finance
2 128 (7.46%) Retail
3 103 (6.01%) Banking
4 79 (4.61%) Legal
5 71 (4.14%) Advertising
6 51 (2.97%) Marketing
7 45 (2.62%) Local Government
8 44 (2.57%) Games
9 38 (2.22%) Law
10 29 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (1.57%) Telecoms
12 25 (1.46%) Front Office
13 13 (0.76%) Publishing
14 10 (0.58%) Back Office
15 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.17%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.12%) Automotive
19 1 (0.058%) Billing
19 1 (0.058%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (13.88%) .NET
2 210 (12.24%) MDX
3 50 (2.92%) Web Services
4 33 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 32 (1.87%) ASP.NET
6 26 (1.52%) Node.js
6 26 (1.52%) XML
7 24 (1.40%) HTML
8 17 (0.99%) Aurelia
9 15 (0.87%) SOAP
10 14 (0.82%) J2EE
11 13 (0.76%) RESTful
12 12 (0.70%) CSS
13 11 (0.64%) JSON
14 10 (0.58%) .NET Core
14 10 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (0.58%) Lambda Expressions
14 10 (0.58%) Serverless Framework
15 8 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (0.47%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 170 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.24%) Computer Science
3 58 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 55 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 26 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 22 (1.28%) iPhone
7 13 (0.76%) iPad
8 11 (0.64%) User Experience
9 10 (0.58%) NHS
10 7 (0.41%) BBC
10 7 (0.41%) Fintech
10 7 (0.41%) Replication
10 7 (0.41%) Social Media
11 6 (0.35%) Clustering
11 6 (0.35%) FMCG
11 6 (0.35%) Reinsurance
12 5 (0.29%) Spread Betting
13 4 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (1.69%) Linux
2 28 (1.63%) Windows
3 25 (1.46%) Unix
4 23 (1.34%) Android
5 10 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.058%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.058%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1715 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 766 (44.66%) ETL
3 462 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
4 290 (16.91%) Visualisation
5 281 (16.38%) Data Modelling
6 253 (14.75%) Analytics
7 198 (11.55%) Data Visualisation
8 186 (10.85%) Kimball Methodology
9 122 (7.11%) Mentoring
10 94 (5.48%) Dashboard Development
10 94 (5.48%) Scrum
11 85 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 77 (4.49%) Dimensional Modelling
13 75 (4.37%) Migration
14 73 (4.26%) Data Integration
15 68 (3.97%) Data Management
16 67 (3.91%) E-Commerce
17 62 (3.62%) Data Analysis
18 61 (3.56%) Data Analytics
18 61 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1297 (75.63%) SQL
2 683 (39.83%) T-SQL
3 223 (13.00%) C#
4 143 (8.34%) Java
5 109 (6.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 93 (5.42%) JavaScript
7 89 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 46 (2.68%) Python
8 46 (2.68%) VBA
9 45 (2.62%) R
10 30 (1.75%) VB
11 24 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 21 (1.22%) Groovy
13 19 (1.11%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 15 (0.87%) PowerShell
15 12 (0.70%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.58%) C
16 10 (0.58%) ES6
17 8 (0.47%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 185 (10.79%) Degree
2 18 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.35%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.17%) HND
4 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.12%) MCSE
5 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.058%) AAT
6 1 (0.058%) CIMA
6 1 (0.058%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.058%) MCITP
6 1 (0.058%) MCP
6 1 (0.058%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.15%) Data Quality
2 28 (1.63%) QA
3 5 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.12%) Basel III
4 2 (0.12%) MiFID
4 2 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.058%) IFRS
5 1 (0.058%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.058%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (1.46%) Terraform
2 10 (0.58%) Kibana
2 10 (0.58%) logstash
2 10 (0.58%) Packer
3 6 (0.35%) Puppet
4 2 (0.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.058%) Control-M
5 1 (0.058%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 783 (45.66%) Microsoft
2 355 (20.70%) Tableau
3 224 (13.06%) Oracle
4 91 (5.31%) Cognos
5 81 (4.72%) SAP
6 69 (4.02%) Sybase
7 57 (3.32%) Google
8 55 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
9 42 (2.45%) Jaspersoft
10 35 (2.04%) Informatica
11 29 (1.69%) TIBCO
12 20 (1.17%) IBM
13 15 (0.87%) Birst
13 15 (0.87%) Vertica
14 14 (0.82%) Talend
15 13 (0.76%) Sage
16 9 (0.52%) Alteryx
16 9 (0.52%) Apple
16 9 (0.52%) Netezza
16 9 (0.52%) SnapLogic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Okehampton, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 25 hol + pension Cont
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Yoh
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago