Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1045 979 963
Rank change year-on-year -66 -16 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Developer 139 200 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 131 190 293
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,984
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,375 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +11.11%

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 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Top 15 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 19 February 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 -62 132 £55,000 -4.35% 23
UK excluding London -15 87 £50,000 -7.41% 23
London -45 52 £60,000 -4.00% 3
North of England +2 37 £50,000 -13.04% 7
South East +5 20 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +33 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West -10 18 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Midlands +4 16 £47,500 -17.39% 9
West Midlands -13 10 £47,500 -17.39% 6
East Midlands +24 6 £47,500 - 3
Wales +11 5 £51,250 +28.13% 2
South West -5 4 £46,000 +2.22%
East of England -7 3 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -40 1 £52,500 +9.95%
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Senior Business Intelligence Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Business Intelligence Developer in the job title.

1 139 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 110 (79.14%) SQL
2 110 (79.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 109 (78.42%) SQL Server
4 107 (76.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (65.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 82 (58.99%) Data Warehouse
7 67 (48.20%) Microsoft
8 66 (47.48%) ETL
8 66 (47.48%) T-SQL
9 59 (42.45%) Power BI
10 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (30.22%) Data Modelling
12 39 (28.06%) Finance
13 33 (23.74%) Visualisation
14 32 (23.02%) Tableau
14 32 (23.02%) Analytics
15 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Excel
17 22 (15.83%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
19 20 (14.39%) OLAP
20 19 (13.67%) .NET
20 19 (13.67%) Kimball Methodology
20 19 (13.67%) QlikView
21 17 (12.23%) Data Analytics
22 16 (11.51%) Oracle
23 15 (10.79%) C#
23 15 (10.79%) Performance Tuning

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 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) SAS
3 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) OpenROAD
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) Mule
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.60%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (2.16%) Azure Machine Learning
3 3 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.44%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (79.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 109 (78.42%) SQL Server
3 107 (76.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (65.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 82 (58.99%) Data Warehouse
6 59 (42.45%) Power BI
7 22 (15.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (14.39%) OLAP
9 19 (13.67%) QlikView
10 15 (10.79%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (7.19%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (5.76%) Data Mining
13 8 (5.76%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
15 6 (4.32%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (3.60%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.60%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.44%) Subversion
4 2 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (28.06%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Retail
3 3 (2.16%) Advertising
3 3 (2.16%) Back Office
3 3 (2.16%) Legal
3 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.16%) Marketing
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.67%) .NET
2 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.60%) Pandas
3 5 (3.60%) Web Services
3 5 (3.60%) XML
4 3 (2.16%) MDX
5 2 (1.44%) CSS
5 2 (1.44%) JSON
5 2 (1.44%) REST
5 2 (1.44%) SOAP
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.72%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.44%) EPoS
5 2 (1.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.72%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Linux
1 1 (0.72%) Unix
1 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (47.48%) ETL
3 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (30.22%) Data Modelling
5 33 (23.74%) Visualisation
6 32 (23.02%) Analytics
7 20 (14.39%) Data Visualisation
8 19 (13.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 17 (12.23%) Data Analytics
10 15 (10.79%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (10.07%) Scrum
12 13 (9.35%) ETL Development
12 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
13 12 (8.63%) Dimensional Modelling
13 12 (8.63%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.19%) Coaching
15 8 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
15 8 (5.76%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (5.04%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 110 (79.14%) SQL
2 66 (47.48%) T-SQL
3 15 (10.79%) C#
4 13 (9.35%) Python
5 9 (6.47%) VBA
6 8 (5.76%) R
7 7 (5.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.60%) Scala
9 2 (1.44%) Java
9 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.07%) Data Quality
2 10 (7.19%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 67 (48.20%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.02%) Tableau
3 16 (11.51%) Oracle
4 11 (7.91%) IBM
5 9 (6.47%) SAP
6 7 (5.04%) Cognos
7 5 (3.60%) Pega
8 4 (2.88%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.44%) Actian
10 2 (1.44%) Capita
10 2 (1.44%) Informatica
10 2 (1.44%) Teradata
11 1 (0.72%) Birst
11 1 (0.72%) Google
11 1 (0.72%) Perforce
11 1 (0.72%) RedGate
11 1 (0.72%) Sybase
11 1 (0.72%) Talend