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

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BI Developer
UK
Rank 301 319 343
Rank change year-on-year +18 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 870 1033 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.01% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.05% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 785 901 851
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 £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 March 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 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 +22 810 £45,000 -5.26% 110
London +50 389 £51,250 -6.81% 36
South East +83 140 £47,500 +4.39% 10
City of London +89 124 £62,500 +19.04% 14
Yorkshire -9 65 £42,500 - 9
North West -52 62 £37,500 -11.76% 17
West Midlands +4 60 £42,750 -5.00% 17
West Yorkshire -3 49 £43,125 +7.81% 8
Manchester -23 41 £37,500 - 9
South West +18 37 £40,000 +21.21% 8
Surrey +32 34 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Birmingham +17 32 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland -15 30 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Berkshire +12 27 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 26 £33,000 -34.00% 6
Hampshire +39 25 £47,500 +26.66% 3
East of England +11 25 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Bradford +26 23 £44,375 +14.51% 2
Bristol +18 22 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Leeds -32 22 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Sussex +21 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cheshire +16 17 £40,000 -23.80% 7
Oxfordshire +5 16 £37,500 -28.57%
Edinburgh -6 15 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Glasgow -11 14 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Reading +36 12 £45,000 +36.36%
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £47,500 +18.75%
South Yorkshire +15 10 £40,000 -5.88%
South Wales +2 10 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Wales -6 10 £40,000 +4.57% 2

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1587 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1239 (78.07%) SQL
3 1130 (71.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1090 (68.68%) SQL Server
5 965 (60.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 944 (59.48%) Data Warehouse
7 887 (55.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 693 (43.67%) ETL
9 679 (42.79%) T-SQL
10 674 (42.47%) Microsoft
11 453 (28.54%) Finance
12 425 (26.78%) Power BI
13 377 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
14 336 (21.17%) Tableau
15 333 (20.98%) MS Excel
16 260 (16.38%) QlikView
17 259 (16.32%) SQL Server 2012
18 241 (15.19%) Data Modelling
19 225 (14.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 222 (13.99%) Analytics
21 221 (13.93%) Visualisation
22 203 (12.79%) Oracle
23 181 (11.41%) .NET
24 177 (11.15%) MDX
24 177 (11.15%) SQL Server 2014
25 176 (11.09%) Kimball Methodology
26 168 (10.59%) C#
27 165 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
28 152 (9.58%) OLAP
29 145 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure

Business Intelligence Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 57 (3.59%) SAS
2 49 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (0.38%) Confluence
5 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.19%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.13%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.13%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.063%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.063%) CMS
Applications
1 333 (20.98%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.95%) MS Office
3 12 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.63%) SPSS
5 8 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 17 (1.07%) SAP BPC
3 12 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
4 11 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.63%) Sage 200
6 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.25%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.19%) SAP MDG
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.063%) OPENHousing
12 1 (0.063%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.063%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 145 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (1.26%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.95%) Google Play
6 9 (0.57%) SaaS
7 7 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (0.44%) Office 365
8 6 (0.38%) GitHub
9 3 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.063%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.063%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.69%) Internet
2 3 (0.19%) HTTP
3 2 (0.13%) DNS
3 2 (0.13%) Firewall
3 2 (0.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.063%) FTP
4 1 (0.063%) LAN
4 1 (0.063%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1130 (71.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1090 (68.68%) SQL Server
3 965 (60.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 944 (59.48%) Data Warehouse
5 887 (55.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 425 (26.78%) Power BI
7 260 (16.38%) QlikView
8 259 (16.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 225 (14.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 177 (11.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 152 (9.58%) OLAP
12 134 (8.44%) Big Data
13 123 (7.75%) SQL Server 2016
14 108 (6.81%) BusinessObjects
15 102 (6.43%) Relational Database
16 95 (5.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 66 (4.16%) OLAP Cube
18 61 (3.84%) MySQL
19 59 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
20 51 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 79 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (3.84%) Visual Studio
3 30 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 21 (1.32%) JIRA
5 19 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.57%) MSBuild
8 8 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
8 8 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.38%) Subversion
11 5 (0.32%) Maven
12 4 (0.25%) Toad
13 3 (0.19%) FishEye
13 3 (0.19%) Liquibase
13 3 (0.19%) WiX
14 2 (0.13%) ERwin
14 2 (0.13%) Selenium
15 1 (0.063%) Eclipse
General
1 453 (28.54%) Finance
2 103 (6.49%) Retail
3 90 (5.67%) Banking
4 78 (4.91%) Legal
5 59 (3.72%) Advertising
6 44 (2.77%) Marketing
7 30 (1.89%) Local Government
8 23 (1.45%) Games
9 22 (1.39%) Law
10 15 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.88%) Front Office
12 11 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.63%) Publishing
14 8 (0.50%) Telecoms
15 7 (0.44%) Automotive
16 5 (0.32%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.19%) Back Office
18 1 (0.063%) Billing
18 1 (0.063%) Financial Institution
18 1 (0.063%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (11.41%) .NET
2 177 (11.15%) MDX
3 44 (2.77%) Web Services
4 26 (1.64%) XML
5 24 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 21 (1.32%) .NET Framework
7 20 (1.26%) HTML
8 14 (0.88%) J2EE
8 14 (0.88%) SOAP
9 13 (0.82%) RESTful
10 10 (0.63%) CSS
10 10 (0.63%) Entity Framework
11 9 (0.57%) JSON
12 8 (0.50%) HTML5
12 8 (0.50%) Tapestry
13 7 (0.44%) Node.js
13 7 (0.44%) WCF
14 6 (0.38%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.32%) COM
15 5 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 165 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 38 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 20 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 19 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 15 (0.95%) iPhone
7 13 (0.82%) iPad
8 12 (0.76%) NHS
9 9 (0.57%) Fintech
10 8 (0.50%) Replication
11 6 (0.38%) Clustering
11 6 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.38%) FMCG
12 5 (0.32%) Spread Betting
12 5 (0.32%) User Experience
13 4 (0.25%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.25%) Reinsurance
14 3 (0.19%) Life Science
15 1 (0.063%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.45%) Windows
2 21 (1.32%) Unix
3 15 (0.95%) Android
4 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (0.57%) Linux
6 7 (0.44%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1587 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 693 (43.67%) ETL
3 377 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (15.19%) Data Modelling
5 222 (13.99%) Analytics
6 221 (13.93%) Visualisation
7 176 (11.09%) Kimball Methodology
8 140 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
9 97 (6.11%) Mentoring
10 92 (5.80%) Scrum
11 90 (5.67%) Dashboard Development
12 87 (5.48%) Migration
13 81 (5.10%) Data Analysis
14 80 (5.04%) Data Integration
15 70 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
16 68 (4.28%) SDLC
17 65 (4.10%) Data Management
17 65 (4.10%) Dimensional Modelling
17 65 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
18 64 (4.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1239 (78.07%) SQL
2 679 (42.79%) T-SQL
3 168 (10.59%) C#
4 101 (6.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 100 (6.30%) Java
6 75 (4.73%) PL/SQL
7 62 (3.91%) VBA
8 59 (3.72%) JavaScript
9 40 (2.52%) R
10 36 (2.27%) Python
11 25 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.20%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 19 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.13%) Groovy
14 15 (0.95%) VB
15 8 (0.50%) MATLAB
15 8 (0.50%) VBScript
16 6 (0.38%) PHP
17 5 (0.32%) ABAP
18 4 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 138 (8.70%) Degree
2 21 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.25%) MCITP
5 3 (0.19%) MCTS
6 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.063%) AAT
7 1 (0.063%) CIMA
7 1 (0.063%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.71%) Data Quality
2 28 (1.76%) QA
3 6 (0.38%) SLA
3 6 (0.38%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.13%) MiFID
5 1 (0.063%) IFRS
5 1 (0.063%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.063%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.063%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.063%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (0.44%) Terraform
2 6 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.063%) Oozie
Vendors
1 674 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 336 (21.17%) Tableau
3 203 (12.79%) Oracle
4 99 (6.24%) Cognos
5 64 (4.03%) MicroStrategy
6 63 (3.97%) SAP
7 58 (3.65%) Google
8 56 (3.53%) Sybase
9 31 (1.95%) Informatica
10 30 (1.89%) Talend
11 29 (1.83%) Jaspersoft
12 20 (1.26%) TIBCO
13 17 (1.07%) Sage
14 12 (0.76%) Netezza
15 10 (0.63%) IBM
15 10 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.57%) Teradata
17 8 (0.50%) RedGate
18 7 (0.44%) Splunk
18 7 (0.44%) Vertica
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worcestershire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Excellent workplace
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago