The median annual salary for a SQL Server BI Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Business Intelligence Developer
UK
Rank 751 821 803
Rank change year-on-year +70 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server BI Developer 106 127 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 96 113 152
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server BI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SQL Server BI Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server BI Developer in the UK

SQL Server BI Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server BI Developer.

Salary trend for SQL Server BI Developer in the UK

SQL Server BI Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server BI Developer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server BI Developer in the UK

SQL Server BI Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server BI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +66 94 £42,500 -15.00% 8
London +42 45 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North West - 19 £37,500 - 1
South East +70 12 £52,500 +23.52% 1
City of London +51 11 £32,500 -35.00%
Scotland - 11 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 10 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 10 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Surrey +42 4 £52,446 +16.54%
West Midlands +30 4 £35,500 -9.67% 3
Hampshire - 4 £47,500 -
Doncaster - 4 £40,000 -
Warrington - 4 £37,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +39 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Suffolk +32 3 £55,000 +46.66%
East of England +25 3 £55,000 +46.66%
West Yorkshire -5 3 £37,500 -11.76%
East Midlands -12 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Leeds -13 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Guildford - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham +14 2 £26,000 -33.84% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £35,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £45,000 -
Leicester - 2 £35,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £45,000 - 1

SQL Server BI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, SQL Server BI 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 SQL Server BI Developer in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 209 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 199 (95.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 167 (79.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 163 (77.99%) SQL
5 158 (75.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 149 (71.29%) Data Warehouse
7 145 (69.38%) T-SQL
8 114 (54.55%) Microsoft
9 105 (50.24%) ETL
10 71 (33.97%) Tableau
10 71 (33.97%) MS Excel
11 67 (32.06%) Finance
12 65 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (31.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 58 (27.75%) Power BI
14 51 (24.40%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (20.57%) Analytics
15 43 (20.57%) Relational Database
16 41 (19.62%) SQL Server 2014
17 40 (19.14%) Kimball Methodology
18 35 (16.75%) Data Modelling
19 34 (16.27%) Retail
20 31 (14.83%) Cognos
20 31 (14.83%) .NET
21 29 (13.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (12.92%) Big Data
23 26 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
24 25 (11.96%) MDX

SQL Server BI Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (2.87%) Confluence
1 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.96%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 71 (33.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.87%) GitHub
3 6 (2.87%) Google Play
4 3 (1.44%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 199 (95.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 167 (79.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 158 (75.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 149 (71.29%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (31.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (27.75%) Power BI
8 51 (24.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (20.57%) Relational Database
10 41 (19.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 29 (13.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 27 (12.92%) Big Data
13 25 (11.96%) SQL Server 2016
14 24 (11.48%) RDBMS
15 22 (10.53%) Pentaho
16 21 (10.05%) OLAP
17 20 (9.57%) QlikView
18 19 (9.09%) MySQL
19 17 (8.13%) NoSQL
20 10 (4.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 25 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (7.18%) JIRA
3 9 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (1.44%) FishEye
5 3 (1.44%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.44%) Toad
6 2 (0.96%) Selenium
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 67 (32.06%) Finance
2 34 (16.27%) Retail
3 22 (10.53%) Legal
4 11 (5.26%) Marketing
5 6 (2.87%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.83%) .NET
2 25 (11.96%) MDX
3 18 (8.61%) Web Services
4 12 (5.74%) J2EE
4 12 (5.74%) RESTful
4 12 (5.74%) SOAP
5 5 (2.39%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.44%) Grails
6 3 (1.44%) JRuby
6 3 (1.44%) WinForms
7 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.96%) WCF
7 2 (0.96%) WPF
8 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.87%) Clustering
3 6 (2.87%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.87%) iPhone
3 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.87%) Replication
4 4 (1.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.48%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.87%) Android
2 3 (1.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (50.24%) ETL
3 65 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (20.57%) Analytics
5 40 (19.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 35 (16.75%) Data Modelling
7 25 (11.96%) Visualisation
8 22 (10.53%) Project Management
9 21 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 19 (9.09%) Scrum
11 19 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
12 17 (8.13%) Data Management
12 17 (8.13%) E-Commerce
12 17 (8.13%) Master Data Management
13 15 (7.18%) OO
14 13 (6.22%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (6.22%) Dimensional Modelling
15 12 (5.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 163 (77.99%) SQL
2 145 (69.38%) T-SQL
3 19 (9.09%) C#
4 15 (7.18%) Java
5 12 (5.74%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 11 (5.26%) VBA
7 7 (3.35%) Python
8 5 (2.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.44%) C++
10 3 (1.44%) Clojure
10 3 (1.44%) Groovy
10 3 (1.44%) Jython
10 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.44%) Scala
10 3 (1.44%) VB
11 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (4.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 114 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 71 (33.97%) Tableau
3 31 (14.83%) Cognos
4 8 (3.83%) Talend
5 7 (3.35%) Google
6 5 (2.39%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.44%) Informatica
7 3 (1.44%) Oracle
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.48%) Capita
9 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
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