Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior BI Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1012 1089 1010
Rank change year-on-year +77 -79 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Developer 194 154 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.084% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 163 139 263
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,450 £40,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Developer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Top 14 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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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 +68 189 £52,500 -8.70% 11
UK excluding London +36 106 £50,000 - 6
London +53 88 £57,500 -11.54% 5
North of England +39 58 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire +52 41 £47,500 - 1
Midlands +44 18 £47,500 +2.15% 1
North West -1 17 £60,000 +6.67% 1
South East +25 14 £57,500 +4.55% 1
South West +22 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Midlands +14 10 £48,000 +3.23%
East Midlands - 8 £47,500 - 1
Wales +13 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Scotland -20 2 £75,000 +66.67%
East of England 0 1 £55,000 +25.71%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 151 (77.84%) SQL
3 135 (69.59%) SQL Server
4 133 (68.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (55.67%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (54.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 99 (51.03%) Microsoft
8 93 (47.94%) ETL
9 83 (42.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (37.11%) Finance
12 66 (34.02%) Power BI
13 65 (33.51%) T-SQL
14 61 (31.44%) Tableau
15 47 (24.23%) Data Modelling
16 45 (23.20%) Analytical Skills
17 43 (22.16%) Analytics
18 37 (19.07%) .NET
19 35 (18.04%) Retail
20 33 (17.01%) SAP
21 32 (16.49%) C#
21 32 (16.49%) MicroStrategy
22 29 (14.95%) Microsoft Excel
22 29 (14.95%) Marketing
22 29 (14.95%) QlikView
23 28 (14.43%) Oracle
24 27 (13.92%) Scrum
25 26 (13.40%) Telecoms
25 26 (13.40%) Python
25 26 (13.40%) Visualisation

Senior 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 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.12%) OpenROAD
3 7 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.06%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Mule
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (14.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Azure Machine Learning
3 3 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.52%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) Intranet
1 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (69.59%) SQL Server
2 133 (68.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (55.67%) Data Warehouse
4 105 (54.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 83 (42.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 66 (34.02%) Power BI
7 29 (14.95%) QlikView
8 25 (12.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (12.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 23 (11.86%) OLAP
11 20 (10.31%) SQL Server 2016
12 17 (8.76%) Oracle BI EE
13 12 (6.19%) Data Mining
14 11 (5.67%) OLAP Cube
15 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (4.12%) Big Data
16 8 (4.12%) DTS
16 8 (4.12%) Essbase
16 8 (4.12%) Ingres
16 8 (4.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (7.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.12%) Subversion
3 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.58%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.06%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.52%) ERwin
6 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 72 (37.11%) Finance
2 35 (18.04%) Retail
3 29 (14.95%) Marketing
4 26 (13.40%) Telecoms
5 24 (12.37%) Electronics
5 24 (12.37%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.12%) Back Office
7 6 (3.09%) Advertising
8 5 (2.58%) Publishing
9 4 (2.06%) Legal
10 2 (1.03%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.07%) .NET
2 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.15%) REST
3 10 (5.15%) SOAP
3 10 (5.15%) Web Services
4 9 (4.64%) XML
5 8 (4.12%) CSS
5 8 (4.12%) JSON
6 6 (3.09%) MDX
7 5 (2.58%) Pandas
8 4 (2.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.55%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.20%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.37%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.58%) FMCG
5 5 (2.58%) NHS
6 4 (2.06%) EPoS
7 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.52%) Linux
1 1 (0.52%) Unix
1 1 (0.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (47.94%) ETL
3 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (24.23%) Data Modelling
5 43 (22.16%) Analytics
6 27 (13.92%) Scrum
7 26 (13.40%) Visualisation
8 24 (12.37%) Digital Marketing
8 24 (12.37%) Programme Management
8 24 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (11.34%) ETL Development
10 21 (10.82%) Data Visualisation
11 17 (8.76%) Kimball Methodology
12 16 (8.25%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.73%) Mentoring
14 13 (6.70%) Coaching
14 13 (6.70%) Data Analytics
15 12 (6.19%) Data Analysis
15 12 (6.19%) Data Governance
16 11 (5.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (77.84%) SQL
2 65 (33.51%) T-SQL
3 32 (16.49%) C#
4 26 (13.40%) Python
5 8 (4.12%) VBA
6 7 (3.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 7 (3.61%) R
7 6 (3.09%) Java
7 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.58%) Scala
9 2 (1.03%) C++
9 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.31%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.58%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 99 (51.03%) Microsoft
2 61 (31.44%) Tableau
3 33 (17.01%) SAP
4 32 (16.49%) MicroStrategy
5 28 (14.43%) Oracle
6 14 (7.22%) IBM
7 9 (4.64%) Cognos
8 8 (4.12%) Actian
9 5 (2.58%) Pega
9 5 (2.58%) Sybase
10 4 (2.06%) Cadence
10 4 (2.06%) Informatica
10 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.55%) Alteryx
12 2 (1.03%) Capita
12 2 (1.03%) hybris
12 2 (1.03%) Minitab
12 2 (1.03%) Teradata
13 1 (0.52%) Google
13 1 (0.52%) Perforce