Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 143 310
Rank change year-on-year +28 +167 +117
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 326 219 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.90% 2.12% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 6.68% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 279 209 64
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -2.13% +6.82%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £41,438
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +13.64%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,547 3,276 3,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.55% 31.78% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,214 2,945 3,431
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,125 £87,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the City of London

Power BI
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power BI in the City of London.

Salary trend for Power BI in the City of London

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 282 (86.50%) Business Intelligence
2 261 (80.06%) SQL
3 227 (69.63%) SQL Server
4 219 (67.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 216 (66.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 206 (63.19%) Microsoft
7 195 (59.82%) Data Warehouse
8 171 (52.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 148 (45.40%) Finance
10 132 (40.49%) T-SQL
11 108 (33.13%) Analytics
12 95 (29.14%) Tableau
13 92 (28.22%) ETL
14 87 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
15 82 (25.15%) Data Lake
16 73 (22.39%) Big Data
17 70 (21.47%) C#
18 66 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 65 (19.94%) Data Modelling
20 64 (19.63%) Microsoft Excel
21 60 (18.40%) Visualisation
22 59 (18.10%) .NET
23 54 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
24 50 (15.34%) Python
25 46 (14.11%) Data Analytics
26 43 (13.19%) R
26 43 (13.19%) Advertising
27 42 (12.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 41 (12.58%) Data Quality
29 40 (12.27%) Azure SQL Database

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (4.91%) SAS
2 13 (3.99%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.84%) Apache
4 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.31%) Moodle
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (19.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.23%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 66 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.82%) Azure Data Factory
3 19 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.91%) PaaS
5 15 (4.60%) Azure Machine Learning
6 8 (2.45%) Data Lake Analytics
7 4 (1.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 4 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.92%) GitHub
9 2 (0.61%) IaaS
9 2 (0.61%) Office 365
9 2 (0.61%) SaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (69.63%) SQL Server
2 219 (67.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 216 (66.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 195 (59.82%) Data Warehouse
5 171 (52.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 82 (25.15%) Data Lake
7 73 (22.39%) Big Data
8 40 (12.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 30 (9.20%) PowerPivot
10 28 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (8.28%) OLAP
12 20 (6.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 20 (6.13%) Hadoop
13 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 18 (5.52%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
15 14 (4.29%) QlikView
16 12 (3.68%) Microsoft Power View
16 12 (3.68%) Star Schema
17 11 (3.37%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 22 (6.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.23%) Subversion
5 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.92%) JIRA
5 3 (0.92%) RStudio
6 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.31%) LINQPad
6 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.31%) Zephyr
General
1 148 (45.40%) Finance
2 43 (13.19%) Advertising
3 13 (3.99%) Games
4 12 (3.68%) Retail
5 7 (2.15%) Banking
5 7 (2.15%) Marketing
6 5 (1.53%) Law
6 5 (1.53%) Legal
7 3 (0.92%) Front Office
8 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (47.24%) Developer
2 108 (33.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 78 (23.93%) SQL Developer
4 70 (21.47%) Analyst
5 60 (18.40%) SQL BI Developer
6 47 (14.42%) SSRS Developer
7 46 (14.11%) SSIS Developer
8 42 (12.88%) Power BI Developer
9 38 (11.66%) SSAS Developer
10 37 (11.35%) Consultant
11 33 (10.12%) T-SQL Developer
12 32 (9.82%) Data Analyst
12 32 (9.82%) Microsoft Developer
13 31 (9.51%) C# Developer
14 29 (8.90%) .NET Developer
15 25 (7.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
16 24 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 23 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
18 22 (6.75%) Data Warehouse Developer
19 21 (6.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.10%) .NET
2 32 (9.82%) MDX
3 30 (9.20%) .NET Framework
4 27 (8.28%) Entity Framework
5 12 (3.68%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.37%) HTML
7 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.76%) WPF
9 8 (2.45%) REST
10 7 (2.15%) CSS
10 7 (2.15%) SOAP
11 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.53%) HTML5
11 5 (1.53%) jQuery
11 5 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (1.23%) Dapper ORM
12 4 (1.23%) XML
12 4 (1.23%) XSLT
13 3 (0.92%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.28%) User Experience
3 19 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.21%) Reinsurance
5 14 (4.29%) Data Structures
6 13 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.07%) Fintech
8 9 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.84%) Blog
9 6 (1.84%) iSeries
9 6 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.53%) Equities
10 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.53%) Tandem
10 5 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.92%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.92%) Replication
13 2 (0.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.52%) Windows
2 6 (1.84%) Linux
3 5 (1.53%) HPUX
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (86.50%) Business Intelligence
2 108 (33.13%) Analytics
3 92 (28.22%) ETL
4 87 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (19.94%) Data Modelling
6 60 (18.40%) Visualisation
7 46 (14.11%) Data Analytics
8 38 (11.66%) Mathematics
8 38 (11.66%) Scrum
9 36 (11.04%) Data Strategy
9 36 (11.04%) Mentoring
9 36 (11.04%) SDLC
10 34 (10.43%) Data Analysis
10 34 (10.43%) Data Management
10 34 (10.43%) Machine Learning
11 28 (8.59%) SOA
12 26 (7.98%) Unit Testing
13 25 (7.67%) Coaching
13 25 (7.67%) Data Visualisation
13 25 (7.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 261 (80.06%) SQL
2 132 (40.49%) T-SQL
3 70 (21.47%) C#
4 50 (15.34%) Python
5 43 (13.19%) R
6 42 (12.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 32 (9.82%) JavaScript
8 28 (8.59%) VBA
9 25 (7.67%) VB
10 16 (4.91%) Java
11 15 (4.60%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.53%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.23%) U-SQL
14 3 (0.92%) VBScript
14 3 (0.92%) XPath
15 2 (0.61%) C
16 1 (0.31%) PHP
16 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.35%) Degree
2 11 (3.37%) ISEB
3 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.92%) MBA
6 3 (0.92%) PhD
7 1 (0.31%) ACCA
7 1 (0.31%) CIMA
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.58%) Data Quality
2 18 (5.52%) QA
3 10 (3.07%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.31%) EMIR
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) IFRS
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 206 (63.19%) Microsoft
2 95 (29.14%) Tableau
3 20 (6.13%) Oracle
4 14 (4.29%) Cognos
5 8 (2.45%) IBM
6 7 (2.15%) SAP
7 6 (1.84%) Alteryx
8 5 (1.53%) Google
9 4 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.23%) Talend
10 3 (0.92%) Capita
11 2 (0.61%) Siebel
12 1 (0.31%) Adobe
12 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.31%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.31%) Sage
12 1 (0.31%) Zoho