Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Senior BI Analyst
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1112 1142
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30 +93
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst 62 84 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.048% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.049% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 107
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £35,875 £36,813 £36,549
90th Percentile £74,000 £66,250 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,635 170,262 199,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,263 141,781 167,134
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Analyst over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Intelligence Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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 -12 60 £52,500 +5.00% 7
London +10 38 £60,000 -4.00% 4
UK excluding London 0 22 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South West +21 14 £38,000 -5.00% 1
North of England +8 7 £47,500 +23.38% 1
North West -5 5 £47,500 +23.38%
Yorkshire +31 1 £52,500 +81.03% 1
South East +3 1 £72,500 +45.00% 1
North East - 1 £38,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Business Intelligence Analyst in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (48.39%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) Tableau
4 19 (30.65%) Finance
4 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.19%) Degree
5 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
6 14 (22.58%) Analytics
6 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
7 12 (19.35%) SDLC
8 10 (16.13%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (16.13%) CRM
8 10 (16.13%) SAP
9 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
9 9 (14.52%) Google
9 9 (14.52%) Dashboard Development
9 9 (14.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 8 (12.90%) Marketing
10 8 (12.90%) R
10 8 (12.90%) Python
10 8 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (12.90%) SAS

Senior 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 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.45%) Power BI
6 4 (6.45%) QlikView
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) Big Data
7 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.84%) SAP BW
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) ERwin
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 6 (9.68%) Advertising
3 6 (9.68%) Publishing
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) COM
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Analytics
3 14 (22.58%) Data Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) SDLC
4 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 10 (16.13%) CRM
5 10 (16.13%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (14.52%) Dashboard Development
6 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
7 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (11.29%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (11.29%) Use Case
9 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.68%) Project Management
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.06%) Actionable Insight
10 5 (8.06%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) Python
2 8 (12.90%) R
3 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.84%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Tableau
2 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.13%) SAP
4 9 (14.52%) Google
5 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.45%) Informatica
7 3 (4.84%) Cognos
7 3 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (3.23%) Casewise
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle