Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 334 314
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 1881 1942 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 0.96% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.99% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1733 2036
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 171314 195618 214070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 139663 164331 175586
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Business Intelligence Developer
Top 16 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
England +32 1766 £45,000 -6.25% 110
UK excluding London +43 1090 £42,500 - 78
London +10 756 £52,500 -4.55% 34
North of England +4 380 £42,500 +6.25% 31
South East +50 230 £47,500 - 11
Midlands +53 222 £40,000 -11.11% 12
North West -9 194 £40,000 - 21
Yorkshire +43 180 £45,000 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +21 145 £40,000 -6.98% 8
South West +14 105 £40,000 +1.27% 15
East Midlands +59 77 £35,250 -29.50% 4
East of England -7 71 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Scotland +26 65 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Wales -12 15 £42,500 +6.25%
North East +8 6 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 1881 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1486 (79.00%) SQL
3 1309 (69.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1246 (66.24%) SQL Server
5 1152 (61.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1084 (57.63%) Data Warehouse
7 971 (51.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 927 (49.28%) Microsoft
9 847 (45.03%) ETL
10 782 (41.57%) T-SQL
11 582 (30.94%) Power BI
12 580 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
13 516 (27.43%) Finance
14 388 (20.63%) Tableau
15 344 (18.29%) Visualisation
16 336 (17.86%) Data Modelling
17 309 (16.43%) QlikView
18 266 (14.14%) C#
19 263 (13.98%) Analytics
20 261 (13.88%) .NET
21 257 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
22 237 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
23 236 (12.55%) Data Visualisation
24 233 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
25 210 (11.16%) SQL Server 2016
26 203 (10.79%) MDX
27 200 (10.63%) Kimball Methodology
27 200 (10.63%) Big Data
28 197 (10.47%) Degree
29 196 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014

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 63 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.34%) SAS
3 25 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.53%) OpenEdge
5 9 (0.48%) OpenROAD
6 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.16%) Confluence
8 3 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.053%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.053%) JBoss
10 1 (0.053%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.053%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.053%) WebSphere
Applications
1 158 (8.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 32 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
4 10 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.32%) Sage 200
7 6 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.11%) SAP MDG
9 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.053%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.053%) HFM
10 1 (0.053%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.053%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 233 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.54%) SaaS
4 28 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 22 (1.17%) Google Analytics
5 22 (1.17%) Google Play
6 20 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.01%) Azure Machine Learning
8 15 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.48%) Office 365
11 5 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.16%) PaaS
13 2 (0.11%) IaaS
14 1 (0.053%) Boomi
14 1 (0.053%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.053%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 1 (0.053%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.85%) Internet
2 11 (0.58%) Intranet
3 2 (0.11%) HTTP
3 2 (0.11%) SMS
4 1 (0.053%) FTP
4 1 (0.053%) LAN
4 1 (0.053%) LDAP
4 1 (0.053%) SSL
4 1 (0.053%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1309 (69.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1246 (66.24%) SQL Server
3 1152 (61.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1084 (57.63%) Data Warehouse
5 971 (51.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 582 (30.94%) Power BI
7 309 (16.43%) QlikView
8 257 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 237 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 210 (11.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 200 (10.63%) Big Data
12 196 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
13 189 (10.05%) OLAP
14 142 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
14 142 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 131 (6.96%) Relational Database
16 117 (6.22%) OLAP Cube
17 82 (4.36%) Data Lake
18 61 (3.24%) Oracle BI EE
19 57 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 107 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (4.89%) Visual Studio
3 36 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 29 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 26 (1.38%) Git (software)
6 24 (1.28%) PowerDesigner
7 12 (0.64%) Subversion
7 12 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
8 11 (0.58%) JIRA
9 8 (0.43%) MSTest
10 7 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (0.32%) NSubstitute
11 6 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.27%) Toad
13 4 (0.21%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.21%) ERwin
13 4 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 516 (27.43%) Finance
2 151 (8.03%) Retail
3 86 (4.57%) Advertising
4 82 (4.36%) Banking
5 75 (3.99%) Marketing
6 62 (3.30%) Legal
7 54 (2.87%) Games
8 52 (2.76%) Local Government
9 51 (2.71%) Telecoms
10 41 (2.18%) Law
11 31 (1.65%) Manufacturing
11 31 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 28 (1.49%) Front Office
13 24 (1.28%) Electronics
14 20 (1.06%) Publishing
15 19 (1.01%) Back Office
16 6 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.16%) Investment Banking
18 1 (0.053%) German Language
18 1 (0.053%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (13.88%) .NET
2 203 (10.79%) MDX
3 53 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 53 (2.82%) Web Services
4 40 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 33 (1.75%) HTML
6 28 (1.49%) XML
7 26 (1.38%) Node.js
8 21 (1.12%) CSS
9 18 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (0.96%) JSON
10 17 (0.90%) Aurelia
10 17 (0.90%) SOAP
11 12 (0.64%) jQuery
12 10 (0.53%) .NET Core
12 10 (0.53%) D3.js
12 10 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
12 10 (0.53%) Lambda Expressions
12 10 (0.53%) REST
12 10 (0.53%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 189 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 80 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (1.86%) Data Structures
6 25 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.17%) iPhone
8 21 (1.12%) Renewable Energy
9 18 (0.96%) BBC
9 18 (0.96%) Social Media
10 17 (0.90%) iPad
11 14 (0.74%) Reinsurance
12 12 (0.64%) Fintech
13 11 (0.58%) NHS
13 11 (0.58%) User Experience
14 10 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.53%) FMCG
15 6 (0.32%) Replication
16 5 (0.27%) Spread Betting
17 4 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 38 (2.02%) Linux
2 26 (1.38%) Windows
3 24 (1.28%) Unix
4 23 (1.22%) Android
5 8 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.053%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.053%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1881 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 847 (45.03%) ETL
3 580 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
4 344 (18.29%) Visualisation
5 336 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 263 (13.98%) Analytics
7 236 (12.55%) Data Visualisation
8 200 (10.63%) Kimball Methodology
9 126 (6.70%) Mentoring
10 123 (6.54%) Scrum
11 104 (5.53%) Dimensional Modelling
12 100 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 93 (4.94%) Data Integration
14 84 (4.47%) Data Analysis
14 84 (4.47%) E-Commerce
15 74 (3.93%) Data Management
15 74 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
16 72 (3.83%) SDLC
17 69 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
17 69 (3.67%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 1486 (79.00%) SQL
2 782 (41.57%) T-SQL
3 266 (14.14%) C#
4 152 (8.08%) Java
5 104 (5.53%) JavaScript
6 83 (4.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 83 (4.41%) Python
7 82 (4.36%) PL/SQL
8 53 (2.82%) R
9 50 (2.66%) VBA
10 42 (2.23%) VB.NET
11 35 (1.86%) VB
12 27 (1.44%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.06%) Groovy
14 13 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.58%) C
16 10 (0.53%) ES6
17 8 (0.43%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
18 6 (0.32%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.21%) X++
Qualifications
1 197 (10.47%) Degree
2 43 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
4 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.21%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.16%) HND
8 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.11%) MCSE
8 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.053%) AAT
9 1 (0.053%) CIMA
9 1 (0.053%) MCP
9 1 (0.053%) MCSA
9 1 (0.053%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 30 (1.59%) QA
3 3 (0.16%) SLA
3 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.11%) Basel III
4 2 (0.11%) MiFID
5 1 (0.053%) IFRS
5 1 (0.053%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.053%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (1.33%) Terraform
2 10 (0.53%) Kibana
2 10 (0.53%) logstash
2 10 (0.53%) Packer
3 2 (0.11%) SCCM
3 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.053%) Control-M
4 1 (0.053%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.053%) Puppet
Vendors
1 927 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 388 (20.63%) Tableau
3 188 (9.99%) Oracle
4 105 (5.58%) Cognos
5 101 (5.37%) SAP
6 79 (4.20%) MicroStrategy
7 67 (3.56%) Google
8 45 (2.39%) Jaspersoft
9 42 (2.23%) Informatica
9 42 (2.23%) Sybase
10 35 (1.86%) IBM
11 30 (1.59%) TIBCO
12 24 (1.28%) Birst
13 20 (1.06%) Apple
14 18 (0.96%) Facebook
14 18 (0.96%) Sony
14 18 (0.96%) Yahoo!
15 15 (0.80%) SnapLogic
15 15 (0.80%) Vertica
16 14 (0.74%) Netezza
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 hol + pension Cont
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48K plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension+Medical + Lots more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago