Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 103 114
Rank change year-on-year +40 +11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 212 252 278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.38% 2.98% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.87% 12.30% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 190 232 267
10th Percentile £37,950 £41,250 £35,750
25th Percentile £46,563 £52,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.61% -6.67%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £87,500 £85,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +11.61% -2.61%

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 1,426 2,048 3,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 29.46% 24.19% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,247 1,805 2,842
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% - +8.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI in the City of London.

Salary trend for Power BI in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 212 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 175 (82.55%) Business Intelligence
3 142 (66.98%) SQL
4 80 (37.74%) Azure
5 79 (37.26%) Microsoft
6 70 (33.02%) Analytics
7 69 (32.55%) SQL Server
7 69 (32.55%) Visualisation
8 65 (30.66%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (30.19%) Python
10 63 (29.72%) Microsoft Excel
10 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 59 (27.83%) ETL
12 52 (24.53%) Finance
13 51 (24.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 50 (23.58%) Tableau
15 49 (23.11%) Data Visualisation
16 43 (20.28%) T-SQL
17 36 (16.98%) Data Analysis
18 33 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (15.57%) CRM
19 31 (14.62%) Data Governance
19 31 (14.62%) Data Quality
20 29 (13.68%) Degree
21 28 (13.21%) PowerApps
22 27 (12.74%) Business Analysis
22 27 (12.74%) Migration
23 26 (12.26%) JavaScript
23 26 (12.26%) Data Modelling

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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 15 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.60%) SAS
3 11 (5.19%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 63 (29.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 212 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 80 (37.74%) Azure
3 28 (13.21%) PowerApps
4 22 (10.38%) AWS
5 21 (9.91%) Power Automate
6 19 (8.96%) Azure Data Factory
7 16 (7.55%) Microsoft 365
8 8 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (3.77%) Logic Apps
9 7 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (3.30%) PaaS
10 5 (2.36%) GCP
10 5 (2.36%) IaaS
11 4 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (1.89%) SaaS
12 3 (1.42%) Matillion
13 2 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.94%) Azure Functions
13 2 (0.94%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.89%) Extranet
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.55%) SQL Server
2 65 (30.66%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (29.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (24.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 50 (23.58%) Tableau
6 19 (8.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 18 (8.49%) Big Data
8 15 (7.08%) Hadoop
9 14 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (5.66%) Data Lake
10 12 (5.66%) NoSQL
11 9 (4.25%) Looker
12 8 (3.77%) Apache Hive
12 8 (3.77%) PowerPivot
13 7 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (3.30%) Impala
13 7 (3.30%) Oracle Database
13 7 (3.30%) Pentaho
14 6 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 11 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.42%) Selenium
4 2 (0.94%) ER Studio
4 2 (0.94%) ERwin
4 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.94%) JIRA
4 2 (0.94%) MSTest
4 2 (0.94%) NUnit
4 2 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.47%) Chocolatey
5 1 (0.47%) Crashlytics
5 1 (0.47%) GitLab
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (24.53%) Finance
2 21 (9.91%) Banking
3 16 (7.55%) Front Office
4 13 (6.13%) Private Banking
5 8 (3.77%) Marketing
6 6 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.83%) Law
6 6 (2.83%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.83%) Retail
7 4 (1.89%) Legal
8 3 (1.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 79 (37.26%) Analyst
2 75 (35.38%) Developer
3 39 (18.40%) Data Analyst
4 38 (17.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 28 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 16 (7.55%) Power BI Developer
7 15 (7.08%) Analyst Developer
7 15 (7.08%) Data Engineer
8 13 (6.13%) Applications Manager
8 13 (6.13%) CRM Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) SQL Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) Power BI Analyst
11 8 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 8 (3.77%) Report Analyst
11 8 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.30%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) Consultant
12 7 (3.30%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.91%) .NET
2 14 (6.60%) HTML
3 10 (4.72%) CSS
4 8 (3.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (2.83%) jQuery
5 6 (2.83%) React
5 6 (2.83%) XML
6 4 (1.89%) D3.js
6 4 (1.89%) Kafka
7 3 (1.42%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.42%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.94%) MDX
8 2 (0.94%) REST
8 2 (0.94%) Web Services
9 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.47%) Matplotlib
9 1 (0.47%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.47%) Pandas
9 1 (0.47%) scikit-learn
9 1 (0.47%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.25%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.36%) Reinsurance
4 4 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.94%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (0.94%) User Experience
5 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.94%) Wiki
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Derivative
6 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.47%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.30%) Unix
2 4 (1.89%) Linux
2 4 (1.89%) Windows
3 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (82.55%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (33.02%) Analytics
3 69 (32.55%) Visualisation
4 59 (27.83%) ETL
5 49 (23.11%) Data Visualisation
6 36 (16.98%) Data Analysis
7 33 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (15.57%) CRM
8 31 (14.62%) Data Governance
9 27 (12.74%) Business Analysis
9 27 (12.74%) Migration
10 26 (12.26%) Data Modelling
11 25 (11.79%) Data Management
12 24 (11.32%) Mathematics
12 24 (11.32%) Wealth Management
13 22 (10.38%) Dashboard Development
13 22 (10.38%) Decision-Making
14 18 (8.49%) Data Analytics
14 18 (8.49%) Validation
15 17 (8.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (66.98%) SQL
2 64 (30.19%) Python
3 43 (20.28%) T-SQL
4 26 (12.26%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.26%) R
5 23 (10.85%) C#
6 21 (9.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 10 (4.72%) Java
8 7 (3.30%) HiveQL
8 7 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.30%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.36%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.94%) C
11 2 (0.94%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.94%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (13.68%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.62%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.36%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) GDPR
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.77%) HDFS
2 6 (2.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.94%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Foglight
2 1 (0.47%) Kibana
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Terraform
2 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (37.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.02%) Informatica
3 14 (6.60%) Cloudera
4 8 (3.77%) Talend
5 7 (3.30%) Databricks
5 7 (3.30%) Oracle
6 6 (2.83%) SAP
7 5 (2.36%) Workday
8 4 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.42%) Google
9 3 (1.42%) Intel
9 3 (1.42%) NVIDIA
10 2 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.94%) Teradata
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe
11 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.47%) Cognos
11 1 (0.47%) IBM
11 1 (0.47%) Sage
11 1 (0.47%) Siebel