Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 947 1056 1053
Rank change year-on-year +109 -3 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Developer 235 168 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 199 147 244
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,050 £41,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £72,500 £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 168119 182893 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134641 153253 174947
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 £40,000
% 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +148 231 £52,500 -9.48% 9
UK excluding London +84 125 £50,000 - 6
London +38 110 £58,000 -10.77% 3
North of England +46 73 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Yorkshire +62 53 £47,500 - 3
Midlands +33 24 £47,500 -5.00%
North West +12 20 £60,000 +9.09% 1
West Midlands +7 16 £50,000 -
South East +41 15 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South West +26 8 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands - 8 £47,500 -
Wales +12 2 £61,250 +48.48%
Scotland -11 2 £75,000 +66.67%
East of England +2 1 £45,000 +5.88%

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 187 (79.57%) SQL
3 174 (74.04%) SQL Server
4 169 (71.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 141 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
6 131 (55.74%) Microsoft
7 121 (51.49%) ETL
8 119 (50.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 113 (48.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 97 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (36.17%) Power BI
12 83 (35.32%) Finance
13 76 (32.34%) T-SQL
14 73 (31.06%) Tableau
15 55 (23.40%) Data Modelling
16 47 (20.00%) Retail
17 44 (18.72%) Analytics
18 42 (17.87%) .NET
18 42 (17.87%) Oracle
19 39 (16.60%) OLAP
19 39 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (15.32%) C#
21 34 (14.47%) Visualisation
21 34 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
22 33 (14.04%) Scrum
23 32 (13.62%) SAP
23 32 (13.62%) MicroStrategy
24 31 (13.19%) Data Visualisation
24 31 (13.19%) QlikView

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 14 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.68%) OpenROAD
3 5 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.28%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.43%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.70%) Intranet
2 2 (0.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (74.04%) SQL Server
2 169 (71.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 141 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 119 (50.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 113 (48.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (36.17%) Power BI
7 39 (16.60%) OLAP
8 34 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (13.19%) QlikView
10 28 (11.91%) SQL Server 2016
11 26 (11.06%) OLAP Cube
12 22 (9.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 19 (8.09%) Big Data
14 18 (7.66%) Oracle BI EE
14 18 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (5.53%) Data Mining
15 13 (5.53%) Relational Database
15 13 (5.53%) SSDT
16 12 (5.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 12 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.53%) PowerDesigner
3 11 (4.68%) Subversion
4 7 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.70%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.43%) ERwin
9 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 83 (35.32%) Finance
2 47 (20.00%) Retail
3 30 (12.77%) Marketing
4 23 (9.79%) Electronics
4 23 (9.79%) Manufacturing
4 23 (9.79%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.81%) Legal
6 11 (4.68%) Back Office
7 6 (2.55%) Advertising
8 5 (2.13%) Publishing
9 3 (1.28%) Games
10 2 (0.85%) Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.87%) .NET
2 21 (8.94%) MDX
3 15 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.53%) REST
4 13 (5.53%) SOAP
4 13 (5.53%) Web Services
5 12 (5.11%) XML
6 11 (4.68%) CSS
6 11 (4.68%) JSON
7 5 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.70%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.70%) Pandas
8 4 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.43%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.43%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.40%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.13%) FMCG
5 5 (2.13%) NHS
5 5 (2.13%) User Experience
6 4 (1.70%) EPoS
7 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.43%) Windows
1 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (51.49%) ETL
3 97 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (23.40%) Data Modelling
5 44 (18.72%) Analytics
6 34 (14.47%) Visualisation
7 33 (14.04%) Scrum
8 31 (13.19%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (11.91%) Mentoring
10 27 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (10.21%) Digital Marketing
12 23 (9.79%) ETL Development
12 23 (9.79%) Programme Management
13 22 (9.36%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.66%) Kimball Methodology
15 17 (7.23%) Coaching
16 16 (6.81%) Dimensional Modelling
17 13 (5.53%) Regression Testing
18 12 (5.11%) Data Governance
19 11 (4.68%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 187 (79.57%) SQL
2 76 (32.34%) T-SQL
3 36 (15.32%) C#
4 24 (10.21%) Python
5 16 (6.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 8 (3.40%) Java
6 8 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.98%) R
8 5 (2.13%) VBA
9 4 (1.70%) Scala
10 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.85%) C++
11 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (9.79%) Degree
2 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.09%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.13%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.43%) Control-M
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 131 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 73 (31.06%) Tableau
3 42 (17.87%) Oracle
4 32 (13.62%) MicroStrategy
4 32 (13.62%) SAP
5 14 (5.96%) Sybase
6 11 (4.68%) Actian
6 11 (4.68%) IBM
7 6 (2.55%) Cognos
8 4 (1.70%) Cadence
8 4 (1.70%) hybris
8 4 (1.70%) Pega
9 3 (1.28%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.28%) Vertica
10 2 (0.85%) Informatica
10 2 (0.85%) Minitab
11 1 (0.43%) Google
11 1 (0.43%) Perforce
11 1 (0.43%) Teradata