The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 310 283
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Developer 928 1014 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.03% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.06% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 770 896 1092
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 £35,000 £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 £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 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 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 +4 870 £45,000 -8.16% 106
London -12 383 £52,500 -4.54% 32
North West -32 107 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Yorkshire +45 102 £45,000 - 17
City of London 0 89 £62,000 +3.33% 8
West Yorkshire +60 85 £45,000 - 9
West Midlands +6 78 £41,500 -5.68% 6
South East -15 75 £46,375 -7.25% 15
Manchester -14 64 £40,000 - 12
Leeds +40 51 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West -1 49 £40,000 - 7
Birmingham +40 44 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +25 40 £45,000 +2.85% 4
East Midlands +44 38 £35,500 -21.11% 3
East of England -11 37 £42,000 -4.54% 3
Surrey +57 32 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Cheshire -13 31 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Bradford +11 30 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Glasgow +16 22 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Northamptonshire +16 21 £35,250 -29.50% 1
Warrington +10 21 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Edinburgh +3 18 £45,000 -
Somerset +2 18 £38,750 -1.89% 1
Bristol -27 18 £42,500 +3.65% 5
Bath -11 17 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Suffolk - 17 £40,000 - 1
Wellingborough - 12 £35,250 -
Nottinghamshire +17 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Nottingham +13 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Ipswich - 11 £40,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 1792 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1399 (78.07%) SQL
3 1264 (70.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1180 (65.85%) SQL Server
5 1083 (60.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1020 (56.92%) Data Warehouse
7 943 (52.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 857 (47.82%) Microsoft
9 825 (46.04%) ETL
10 722 (40.29%) T-SQL
11 536 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
12 535 (29.85%) Power BI
13 495 (27.62%) Finance
14 365 (20.37%) Tableau
15 321 (17.91%) Visualisation
16 305 (17.02%) Data Modelling
17 301 (16.80%) QlikView
18 266 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
19 259 (14.45%) Analytics
20 256 (14.29%) .NET
21 246 (13.73%) C#
22 230 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
23 216 (12.05%) Oracle
24 215 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
25 213 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
26 201 (11.22%) MDX
27 200 (11.16%) Degree
28 194 (10.83%) Big Data
29 187 (10.44%) SQL Server 2016
30 186 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology

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 52 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.46%) SAS
3 25 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.56%) OpenEdge
5 9 (0.50%) OpenROAD
6 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.17%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.17%) Confluence
9 2 (0.11%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.056%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.056%) JBoss
10 1 (0.056%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.056%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.056%) WebSphere
Applications
1 144 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 36 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.056%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 14 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.67%) SAP BPC
4 11 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
5 10 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.33%) Sage 200
9 5 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.17%) SAP MDG
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
13 1 (0.056%) HFM
13 1 (0.056%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.056%) Oracle 11i
13 1 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
13 1 (0.056%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 213 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.51%) SaaS
4 24 (1.34%) Google Analytics
5 22 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (1.23%) Google Play
6 17 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
6 17 (0.95%) Azure Machine Learning
7 15 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.56%) Office 365
9 5 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.11%) GitHub
10 2 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.056%) Boomi
11 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.056%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.056%) IaaS
11 1 (0.056%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.50%) Internet
1 9 (0.50%) Intranet
2 2 (0.11%) HTTP
3 1 (0.056%) FTP
3 1 (0.056%) LAN
3 1 (0.056%) LDAP
3 1 (0.056%) SSL
3 1 (0.056%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1264 (70.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1180 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 1083 (60.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1020 (56.92%) Data Warehouse
5 943 (52.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 535 (29.85%) Power BI
7 301 (16.80%) QlikView
8 266 (14.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 230 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 194 (10.83%) Big Data
11 187 (10.44%) SQL Server 2016
12 177 (9.88%) SQL Server 2014
13 174 (9.71%) OLAP
14 129 (7.20%) BusinessObjects
15 119 (6.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 106 (5.92%) Relational Database
17 98 (5.47%) OLAP Cube
18 65 (3.63%) Data Lake
19 63 (3.52%) Oracle BI EE
20 61 (3.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 110 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 81 (4.52%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.62%) TeamCity
4 27 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.51%) PowerDesigner
5 26 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (0.78%) Subversion
7 13 (0.73%) JIRA
8 12 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.45%) MSTest
11 7 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (0.33%) NSubstitute
12 6 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (0.28%) Maven
13 5 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.28%) Toad
14 4 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.17%) ERwin
General
1 495 (27.62%) Finance
2 141 (7.87%) Retail
3 91 (5.08%) Banking
4 77 (4.30%) Advertising
5 72 (4.02%) Legal
6 66 (3.68%) Marketing
7 51 (2.85%) Games
8 44 (2.46%) Local Government
9 41 (2.29%) Law
10 35 (1.95%) Telecoms
11 30 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 29 (1.62%) Front Office
13 15 (0.84%) Back Office
13 15 (0.84%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.78%) Publishing
15 9 (0.50%) Electronics
16 3 (0.17%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.11%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.056%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (14.29%) .NET
2 201 (11.22%) MDX
3 58 (3.24%) Web Services
4 50 (2.79%) ASP.NET
5 41 (2.29%) .NET Framework
6 32 (1.79%) XML
7 29 (1.62%) HTML
8 26 (1.45%) Node.js
9 19 (1.06%) SOAP
10 18 (1.00%) CSS
10 18 (1.00%) JSON
11 17 (0.95%) Aurelia
12 16 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (0.61%) J2EE
13 11 (0.61%) jQuery
14 10 (0.56%) .NET Core
14 10 (0.56%) Lambda Expressions
14 10 (0.56%) REST
14 10 (0.56%) RESTful
14 10 (0.56%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 183 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 71 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (1.73%) Data Structures
6 25 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.23%) iPhone
8 17 (0.95%) iPad
9 13 (0.73%) User Experience
10 12 (0.67%) BBC
10 12 (0.67%) Social Media
11 9 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.50%) NHS
12 7 (0.39%) Fintech
13 6 (0.33%) FMCG
13 6 (0.33%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.28%) Replication
14 5 (0.28%) Spread Betting
15 4 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (1.95%) Linux
2 28 (1.56%) Windows
3 26 (1.45%) Unix
4 23 (1.28%) Android
5 8 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.056%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.056%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1792 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 825 (46.04%) ETL
3 536 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
4 321 (17.91%) Visualisation
5 305 (17.02%) Data Modelling
6 259 (14.45%) Analytics
7 215 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
8 186 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 132 (7.37%) Mentoring
10 111 (6.19%) Scrum
11 86 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 85 (4.74%) Data Integration
13 84 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
14 79 (4.41%) Dashboard Development
15 74 (4.13%) Data Analysis
15 74 (4.13%) E-Commerce
16 67 (3.74%) Mathematics
17 66 (3.68%) Data Management
18 65 (3.63%) Migration
18 65 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1399 (78.07%) SQL
2 722 (40.29%) T-SQL
3 246 (13.73%) C#
4 160 (8.93%) Java
5 104 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 96 (5.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 89 (4.97%) PL/SQL
8 70 (3.91%) Python
9 56 (3.13%) R
10 43 (2.40%) VBA
11 34 (1.90%) VB.NET
12 33 (1.84%) VB
13 22 (1.23%) Groovy
13 22 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 13 (0.73%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
15 12 (0.67%) C
15 12 (0.67%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.56%) ES6
17 7 (0.39%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 200 (11.16%) Degree
2 49 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.17%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.17%) HND
6 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.11%) MCSE
7 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.056%) AAT
8 1 (0.056%) CIMA
8 1 (0.056%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.056%) MCP
8 1 (0.056%) MCSA
8 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 28 (1.56%) QA
3 5 (0.28%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.11%) Basel III
4 2 (0.11%) MiFID
4 2 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.056%) IFRS
5 1 (0.056%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.056%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (1.40%) Terraform
2 10 (0.56%) Kibana
2 10 (0.56%) logstash
2 10 (0.56%) Packer
3 3 (0.17%) Puppet
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.056%) Control-M
5 1 (0.056%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 857 (47.82%) Microsoft
2 365 (20.37%) Tableau
3 216 (12.05%) Oracle
4 91 (5.08%) Cognos
5 88 (4.91%) SAP
6 64 (3.57%) Google
7 59 (3.29%) MicroStrategy
7 59 (3.29%) Sybase
8 46 (2.57%) Jaspersoft
9 38 (2.12%) Informatica
10 28 (1.56%) TIBCO
11 27 (1.51%) IBM
12 23 (1.28%) Birst
13 15 (0.84%) SnapLogic
13 15 (0.84%) Vertica
14 14 (0.78%) Apple
15 13 (0.73%) Netezza
16 12 (0.67%) Facebook
16 12 (0.67%) Sony
16 12 (0.67%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
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Lichfield, Staffordshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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East London
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Marlow, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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London
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Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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