Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 31 63
Rank change year-on-year -5 +32 +64
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 200 69 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.25% 7.62% 3.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.21% 22.55% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 186 61 100
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,888 £27,175
25th Percentile £41,063 £42,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,000 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -7.37%

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 763 306 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.85% 33.77% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 653 257 529
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £43,125 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Birmingham

Power BI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Power BI in Birmingham

Power BI
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 200 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 182 (91.00%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (53.50%) Azure
4 104 (52.00%) SQL
5 94 (47.00%) Microsoft
6 80 (40.00%) Analytics
7 67 (33.50%) Data Warehouse
8 61 (30.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 46 (23.00%) Python
10 46 (23.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (22.50%) Social Skills
12 41 (20.50%) Azure Data Factory
12 41 (20.50%) Data Modelling
13 40 (20.00%) ETL
14 39 (19.50%) Visualisation
15 37 (18.50%) Dynamics 365
16 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
16 35 (17.50%) T-SQL
17 34 (17.00%) Data Lake
17 34 (17.00%) PowerApps
18 33 (16.50%) Machine Learning
18 33 (16.50%) CRM
19 32 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 32 (16.00%) Databricks
20 31 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (15.00%) Power Automate
21 30 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
22 29 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (14.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) Apache
2 1 (0.50%) Confluence
2 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.00%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (13.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 200 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 107 (53.50%) Azure
3 41 (20.50%) Azure Data Factory
4 37 (18.50%) Dynamics 365
5 34 (17.00%) PowerApps
6 30 (15.00%) Power Automate
7 22 (11.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 21 (10.50%) Microsoft 365
9 19 (9.50%) Azure Logic Apps
10 14 (7.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 10 (5.00%) Serverless
12 9 (4.50%) Azure Functions
13 7 (3.50%) AWS
14 6 (3.00%) SaaS
15 5 (2.50%) PaaS
15 5 (2.50%) Snowflake
16 3 (1.50%) GitHub
16 3 (1.50%) Google Analytics
16 3 (1.50%) IaaS
17 2 (1.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.50%) Data Warehouse
2 61 (30.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 46 (23.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (17.00%) Data Lake
6 32 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (14.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 15 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 15 (7.50%) Tableau
9 13 (6.50%) Star Schema
10 12 (6.00%) MySQL
11 11 (5.50%) Metadata
12 9 (4.50%) Amazon QuickSight
13 8 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.00%) Metadata Repository
13 8 (4.00%) QlikView
14 7 (3.50%) Data Mining
15 6 (3.00%) Big Data
15 6 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (3.00%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.50%) JUnit
6 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (22.50%) Social Skills
2 28 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.50%) Finance
4 19 (9.50%) Public Sector
5 18 (9.00%) Marketing
6 16 (8.00%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.50%) Law
7 5 (2.50%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (2.00%) Retail
9 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 3 (1.50%) Publishing
10 2 (1.00%) Games
10 2 (1.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.50%) Advertising
11 1 (0.50%) Banking
11 1 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 61 (30.50%) Developer
2 54 (27.00%) Analyst
3 35 (17.50%) Data Engineer
4 28 (14.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 22 (11.00%) Data Analyst
6 19 (9.50%) Architect
6 19 (9.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 16 (8.00%) Power BI Developer
8 15 (7.50%) Consultant
9 14 (7.00%) Data Consultant
10 12 (6.00%) Data Architect
11 10 (5.00%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.50%) Azure Architect
12 9 (4.50%) Power BI Analyst
12 9 (4.50%) Python Engineer
13 7 (3.50%) Senior Developer
14 6 (3.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 6 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
14 6 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.50%) MDX
2 9 (4.50%) HTML
3 8 (4.00%) CSS
4 7 (3.50%) .NET
5 5 (2.50%) XML
6 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.50%) JSON
6 3 (1.50%) NumPy
6 3 (1.50%) Pandas
6 3 (1.50%) Web Services
7 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.00%) PyQt
7 2 (1.00%) PySpark
7 2 (1.00%) Tkinter
8 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.50%) Blazor
8 1 (0.50%) D3.js
8 1 (0.50%) LAMP
8 1 (0.50%) SciPy
8 1 (0.50%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.50%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.00%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.00%) Life Science
4 2 (1.00%) LIMS
4 2 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.50%) Clustering
5 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.50%) SCADA
5 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (91.00%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (40.00%) Analytics
3 41 (20.50%) Data Modelling
4 40 (20.00%) ETL
5 39 (19.50%) Visualisation
6 33 (16.50%) CRM
6 33 (16.50%) Machine Learning
7 31 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (15.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 29 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (13.50%) Data Analysis
11 22 (11.00%) Migration
12 19 (9.50%) Customer Engagement
13 18 (9.00%) Collaborative Working
14 17 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (8.00%) Data Architecture
15 16 (8.00%) Data Strategy
15 16 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
16 15 (7.50%) Actionable Insight
16 15 (7.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 104 (52.00%) SQL
2 46 (23.00%) Python
3 35 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 29 (14.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 25 (12.50%) C#
6 19 (9.50%) JavaScript
6 19 (9.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.50%) R
7 9 (4.50%) VBA
8 3 (1.50%) Java
9 2 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (1.00%) Perl
9 2 (1.00%) Ruby
9 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.50%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.00%) Degree
4 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) AAT
5 1 (0.50%) ACCA
5 1 (0.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
2 7 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.50%) GDPR
3 5 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.00%) Docker
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 94 (47.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.00%) Databricks
3 9 (4.50%) Oracle
4 7 (3.50%) TIBCO
5 6 (3.00%) Google
6 5 (2.50%) SAP
7 4 (2.00%) Cognos
8 3 (1.50%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.50%) Citrix
8 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.50%) VMware
9 2 (1.00%) Civica
9 2 (1.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.00%) Vertica
10 1 (0.50%) BMC
10 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.50%) Remedy
10 1 (0.50%) Sparx