Period
to 17 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 909 1049 1057
Rank change year-on-year +140 +8 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Developer 263 198 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 229 162 217
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,525 £40,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 168832 191032 209595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 136334 160651 172473
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Top 13 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 17 August 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 +176 261 £52,500 -4.55% 12
UK excluding London +119 151 £50,000 - 3
London +48 112 £65,000 - 9
North of England +49 83 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +72 63 £45,000 -5.26%
South East +66 29 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +43 22 £51,500 +3.00%
North West -21 20 £60,000 +14.29% 1
West Midlands +37 17 £57,500 +15.00%
South West +20 14 £42,000 -8.70%
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +10 2 £75,000 -
East of England -4 1 £45,000 +5.88%

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 263 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 219 (83.27%) SQL
3 200 (76.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 198 (75.29%) SQL Server
5 166 (63.12%) Data Warehouse
6 153 (58.17%) Microsoft
7 138 (52.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 134 (50.95%) ETL
9 125 (47.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 118 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (38.02%) T-SQL
11 100 (38.02%) Power BI
12 98 (37.26%) Finance
13 78 (29.66%) Tableau
14 52 (19.77%) Retail
15 51 (19.39%) Data Modelling
16 45 (17.11%) Visualisation
17 44 (16.73%) Data Visualisation
18 40 (15.21%) SQL Server 2012
18 40 (15.21%) C#
19 39 (14.83%) Analytics
20 38 (14.45%) .NET
20 38 (14.45%) OLAP
21 37 (14.07%) Oracle
21 37 (14.07%) MDX
22 35 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
23 34 (12.93%) SQL Server 2016
24 33 (12.55%) Mentoring
24 33 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
25 32 (12.17%) Big Data

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 15 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.42%) OpenROAD
3 5 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (7.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.14%) SPSS
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (76.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 198 (75.29%) SQL Server
3 166 (63.12%) Data Warehouse
4 138 (52.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 125 (47.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (38.02%) Power BI
7 40 (15.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 38 (14.45%) OLAP
9 34 (12.93%) SQL Server 2016
10 32 (12.17%) Big Data
11 31 (11.79%) QlikView
12 29 (11.03%) OLAP Cube
13 22 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (8.37%) SQL Server 2014
14 19 (7.22%) SSDT
15 17 (6.46%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (4.94%) Relational Database
17 12 (4.56%) Data Mining
18 11 (4.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.60%) PowerDesigner
2 15 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.42%) Subversion
4 8 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.52%) ERwin
6 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 98 (37.26%) Finance
2 52 (19.77%) Retail
3 30 (11.41%) Marketing
4 23 (8.75%) Electronics
4 23 (8.75%) Manufacturing
4 23 (8.75%) Telecoms
5 17 (6.46%) Legal
6 11 (4.18%) Advertising
7 9 (3.42%) Back Office
8 8 (3.04%) Games
9 7 (2.66%) Banking
10 5 (1.90%) Publishing
11 2 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.45%) .NET
2 37 (14.07%) MDX
3 11 (4.18%) REST
3 11 (4.18%) SOAP
3 11 (4.18%) Web Services
4 10 (3.80%) XML
5 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.42%) CSS
5 9 (3.42%) JSON
6 5 (1.90%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.38%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.42%) User Experience
4 8 (3.04%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.90%) FMCG
6 5 (1.90%) NHS
7 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.38%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.38%) Unix
1 1 (0.38%) Windows
1 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 134 (50.95%) ETL
3 118 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (19.39%) Data Modelling
5 45 (17.11%) Visualisation
6 44 (16.73%) Data Visualisation
7 39 (14.83%) Analytics
8 33 (12.55%) Mentoring
9 32 (12.17%) E-Commerce
10 31 (11.79%) Scrum
11 25 (9.51%) Digital Marketing
12 24 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.75%) Kimball Methodology
13 23 (8.75%) Programme Management
14 22 (8.37%) ETL Development
15 19 (7.22%) Regression Testing
16 15 (5.70%) Coaching
16 15 (5.70%) Dimensional Modelling
17 12 (4.56%) Data Governance
18 11 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 219 (83.27%) SQL
2 100 (38.02%) T-SQL
3 40 (15.21%) C#
4 18 (6.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 17 (6.46%) Python
6 16 (6.08%) Java
7 14 (5.32%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.66%) R
9 4 (1.52%) VBA
10 2 (0.76%) C++
10 2 (0.76%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (7.98%) Degree
2 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.94%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Control-M
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 153 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 78 (29.66%) Tableau
3 37 (14.07%) Oracle
4 31 (11.79%) MicroStrategy
5 27 (10.27%) SAP
6 19 (7.22%) Sybase
7 9 (3.42%) Actian
7 9 (3.42%) IBM
8 7 (2.66%) Cognos
9 5 (1.90%) Vertica
10 4 (1.52%) Cadence
10 4 (1.52%) hybris
11 3 (1.14%) Informatica
12 2 (0.76%) HP
12 2 (0.76%) Minitab
13 1 (0.38%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.38%) Talend
13 1 (0.38%) TARGIT
13 1 (0.38%) Teradata