Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 138 325
Rank change year-on-year +6 +187 +106
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 256 229 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.37% 2.20% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.50% 7.00% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 222 222 53
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +7.62%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -2.13% +5.38%

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 3,415 3,272 4,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.60% 31.39% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,030 2,995 3,576
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £84,375
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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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

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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

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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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 227 (88.67%) Business Intelligence
2 185 (72.27%) SQL
3 174 (67.97%) Microsoft
4 168 (65.63%) SQL Server
5 151 (58.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 148 (57.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 123 (48.05%) Data Warehouse
8 122 (47.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 113 (44.14%) Analytics
10 106 (41.41%) Finance
11 88 (34.38%) Tableau
12 78 (30.47%) T-SQL
13 76 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 75 (29.30%) ETL
15 65 (25.39%) Microsoft Excel
16 57 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
17 53 (20.70%) Big Data
18 51 (19.92%) Data Lake
18 51 (19.92%) Data Modelling
19 50 (19.53%) Data Analytics
20 49 (19.14%) Data Quality
21 48 (18.75%) Visualisation
22 45 (17.58%) C#
23 43 (16.80%) Azure SQL Database
23 43 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
24 42 (16.41%) Data Management
25 41 (16.02%) Data Analysis
26 40 (15.63%) Python
27 37 (14.45%) R
27 37 (14.45%) Machine Learning

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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 14 (5.47%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.13%) SAS
3 6 (2.34%) Apache
3 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.39%) Moodle
5 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 65 (25.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (7.81%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.47%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.56%) SPSS
5 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.30%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 76 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (14.45%) Azure Data Factory
3 29 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (7.42%) Azure Machine Learning
5 18 (7.03%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 13 (5.08%) Serverless
7 12 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (4.69%) PaaS
8 8 (3.13%) IaaS
9 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.78%) Office 365
10 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.39%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 151 (58.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 148 (57.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (48.05%) Data Warehouse
5 122 (47.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (20.70%) Big Data
7 51 (19.92%) Data Lake
8 43 (16.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 27 (10.55%) OLAP
10 25 (9.77%) PowerPivot
11 21 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (7.42%) QlikView
13 17 (6.64%) Hadoop
14 16 (6.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 15 (5.86%) Star Schema
16 13 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (4.30%) OLAP Cube
17 11 (4.30%) Relational Database
18 10 (3.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (7.42%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.56%) RStudio
5 2 (0.78%) JIRA
5 2 (0.78%) LINQPad
5 2 (0.78%) Maven
5 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (41.41%) Finance
2 32 (12.50%) Advertising
3 11 (4.30%) Games
4 5 (1.95%) Law
4 5 (1.95%) Legal
5 4 (1.56%) Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Front Office
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (37.50%) Developer
2 83 (32.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 62 (24.22%) Analyst
4 47 (18.36%) SQL Developer
5 46 (17.97%) SSIS Developer
6 44 (17.19%) SSRS Developer
7 43 (16.80%) SQL BI Developer
8 40 (15.63%) Data Analyst
9 36 (14.06%) Consultant
10 32 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
11 30 (11.72%) Microsoft Developer
12 29 (11.33%) Power BI Developer
13 27 (10.55%) Microsoft BI Developer
14 26 (10.16%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 24 (9.38%) Data Quality Analyst
16 22 (8.59%) T-SQL Developer
17 20 (7.81%) Quality Analyst
18 17 (6.64%) Architect
19 16 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
20 15 (5.86%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.72%) .NET
2 20 (7.81%) MDX
3 12 (4.69%) .NET Framework
3 12 (4.69%) Entity Framework
4 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.52%) REST
6 7 (2.73%) D3.js
6 7 (2.73%) SOAP
7 4 (1.56%) Kafka
7 4 (1.56%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (1.17%) WPF
8 3 (1.17%) XML
9 2 (0.78%) CSS
9 2 (0.78%) HTML
9 2 (0.78%) JSON
9 2 (0.78%) LINQ
9 2 (0.78%) Web Services
10 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.39%) HTML5
10 1 (0.39%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.86%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.86%) Data Structures
3 14 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (5.47%) User Experience
4 11 (4.30%) Fintech
5 9 (3.52%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.95%) Tandem
7 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.56%) Blog
7 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.17%) FMCG
8 3 (1.17%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.78%) Equities
9 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.52%) Windows
2 6 (2.34%) Linux
3 2 (0.78%) HPUX
3 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (88.67%) Business Intelligence
2 113 (44.14%) Analytics
3 75 (29.30%) ETL
4 51 (19.92%) Data Modelling
5 50 (19.53%) Data Analytics
6 48 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 43 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (16.41%) Data Management
9 41 (16.02%) Data Analysis
10 37 (14.45%) Machine Learning
11 28 (10.94%) Data Visualisation
12 27 (10.55%) Mathematics
12 27 (10.55%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 21 (8.20%) Coaching
15 20 (7.81%) Kimball Methodology
16 19 (7.42%) Scrum
17 18 (7.03%) Data Strategy
17 18 (7.03%) Presales
18 17 (6.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (72.27%) SQL
2 78 (30.47%) T-SQL
3 45 (17.58%) C#
4 40 (15.63%) Python
5 37 (14.45%) R
6 34 (13.28%) VB
7 24 (9.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 22 (8.59%) VBA
9 13 (5.08%) Java
10 10 (3.91%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.52%) JavaScript
12 8 (3.13%) U-SQL
13 5 (1.95%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.78%) Java 8
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
15 1 (0.39%) HiveQL
15 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (9.77%) Degree
2 21 (8.20%) ISEB
3 7 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.56%) MBA
5 3 (1.17%) ACCA
6 1 (0.39%) CIMA
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (19.14%) Data Quality
2 21 (8.20%) Solvency II
3 18 (7.03%) QA
4 4 (1.56%) GDPR
5 2 (0.78%) EMIR
5 2 (0.78%) GAAP
5 2 (0.78%) MiFID
6 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.39%) FATCA
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.78%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) HDFS
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 174 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 88 (34.38%) Tableau
3 22 (8.59%) Oracle
4 16 (6.25%) Google
5 15 (5.86%) IBM
6 13 (5.08%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.95%) Capita
7 5 (1.95%) Cognos
7 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.78%) Apple
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 2 (0.78%) Siebel
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian