Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 75 52
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 +69
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 281 205 520
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.02% 3.74% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.33% 15.63% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 253 171 496
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £49,000 £47,500 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -8.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,750 £87,500 £85,625
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -4.17%

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 1,621 1,312 3,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.96% 23.97% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 1,137 2,986
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,350 £96,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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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 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 245 (87.19%) Business Intelligence
3 177 (62.99%) SQL
4 125 (44.48%) Analytics
5 121 (43.06%) Azure
6 89 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 87 (30.96%) Finance
8 86 (30.60%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (28.47%) Visualisation
10 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (26.33%) Microsoft Excel
12 69 (24.56%) ETL
13 68 (24.20%) Tableau
14 62 (22.06%) Data Analysis
15 58 (20.64%) Python
16 55 (19.57%) SQL Server
17 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 53 (18.86%) PowerApps
19 50 (17.79%) SharePoint
19 50 (17.79%) Data Visualisation
20 49 (17.44%) Data Management
21 48 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (16.73%) DevOps
22 47 (16.73%) Power Automate
23 46 (16.37%) Data Modelling
24 44 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 43 (15.30%) Social Skills
26 42 (14.95%) Dashboard Development
26 42 (14.95%) CRM

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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 50 (17.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.49%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.14%) SAS
4 3 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.71%) Appian
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.47%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.27%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (3.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.42%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.71%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 281 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 121 (43.06%) Azure
3 53 (18.86%) PowerApps
4 47 (16.73%) Power Automate
5 41 (14.59%) Microsoft 365
6 26 (9.25%) Azure Logic Apps
7 17 (6.05%) AWS
7 17 (6.05%) Azure Data Factory
8 13 (4.63%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (3.91%) PaaS
10 10 (3.56%) IaaS
11 7 (2.49%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 7 (2.49%) Workato
12 6 (2.14%) Serverless
13 5 (1.78%) Azure Functions
14 4 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.42%) Collibra
15 3 (1.07%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 3 (1.07%) SaaS
15 3 (1.07%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.69%) Extranet
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.36%) VPN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.36%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (30.60%) Data Warehouse
2 68 (24.20%) Tableau
3 55 (19.57%) SQL Server
4 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (7.83%) Big Data
7 21 (7.47%) Data Lake
8 17 (6.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (3.56%) Looker
11 9 (3.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.20%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.20%) Qlik Sense
12 7 (2.49%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.49%) QlikView
13 6 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.14%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.78%) Metadata
14 5 (1.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (4.98%) JIRA
2 13 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.91%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.20%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.42%) ER Studio
6 4 (1.42%) ERwin
7 2 (0.71%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.36%) Chocolatey
8 1 (0.36%) GDB
8 1 (0.36%) GitLab
8 1 (0.36%) Sourcetree
8 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 87 (30.96%) Finance
2 48 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (15.30%) Social Skills
4 18 (6.41%) Banking
5 12 (4.27%) Marketing
6 11 (3.91%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.91%) Influencing Skills
6 11 (3.91%) Law
7 10 (3.56%) Organisational Skills
8 9 (3.20%) Advertising
9 8 (2.85%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.85%) Legal
9 8 (2.85%) Retail
10 7 (2.49%) Front Office
11 6 (2.14%) Private Banking
12 5 (1.78%) French Language
13 4 (1.42%) Back Office
13 4 (1.42%) Local Government
14 3 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (33.10%) Analyst
2 91 (32.38%) Developer
3 42 (14.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 42 (14.95%) Data Analyst
4 35 (12.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 20 (7.12%) Data Engineer
6 19 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (6.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 17 (6.05%) Azure Engineer
8 14 (4.98%) Power BI Analyst
8 14 (4.98%) Power BI Developer
9 12 (4.27%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 11 (3.91%) Applications Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Consultant
11 10 (3.56%) Analyst Developer
11 10 (3.56%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (3.56%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (3.20%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.32%) .NET
2 23 (8.19%) HTML
3 21 (7.47%) React
4 20 (7.12%) CSS
4 20 (7.12%) jQuery
5 19 (6.76%) AngularJS
6 10 (3.56%) JSON
7 9 (3.20%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.49%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.78%) Kafka
9 5 (1.78%) MDX
9 5 (1.78%) PySpark
9 5 (1.78%) XML
10 4 (1.42%) REST
11 3 (1.07%) .NET Core
12 2 (0.71%) Software Packaging
13 1 (0.36%) EDI
13 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Graph
13 1 (0.36%) SOAP
13 1 (0.36%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.56%) Reinsurance
3 9 (3.20%) Data Structures
3 9 (3.20%) Equities
3 9 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.85%) Legacy Systems
4 8 (2.85%) Reference Data
5 7 (2.49%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (2.49%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.14%) Robotics
7 5 (1.78%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.07%) Derivative
8 3 (1.07%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.07%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) User Experience
10 1 (0.36%) BYOD
10 1 (0.36%) FMCG
10 1 (0.36%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.63%) Windows
2 11 (3.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.85%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (1.42%) Android
4 4 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.42%) Unix
5 2 (0.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (87.19%) Business Intelligence
2 125 (44.48%) Analytics
3 80 (28.47%) Visualisation
4 79 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (24.56%) ETL
6 62 (22.06%) Data Analysis
7 50 (17.79%) Data Visualisation
8 49 (17.44%) Data Management
9 47 (16.73%) DevOps
10 46 (16.37%) Data Modelling
11 42 (14.95%) CRM
11 42 (14.95%) Dashboard Development
12 38 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (12.46%) Business Analysis
13 35 (12.46%) Change Management
14 33 (11.74%) Decision-Making
15 32 (11.39%) Data Governance
16 29 (10.32%) Data Analytics
17 27 (9.61%) Investment Management
18 26 (9.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 177 (62.99%) SQL
2 58 (20.64%) Python
3 32 (11.39%) C#
4 31 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.61%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 17 (6.05%) TypeScript
7 16 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 15 (5.34%) R
9 10 (3.56%) VBA
10 6 (2.14%) Java
11 3 (1.07%) HiveQL
11 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.71%) C
12 2 (0.71%) Scala
13 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.36%) Ruby
13 1 (0.36%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (11.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.36%) CISA
3 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.25%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.98%) SLA
3 7 (2.49%) QA
4 4 (1.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.36%) GRC
System Software
1 7 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.42%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) HDFS
3 2 (0.71%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) Ansible
2 8 (2.85%) Terraform
3 4 (1.42%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.71%) SCCM
5 1 (0.36%) Foglight
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.36%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.05%) Workday
3 12 (4.27%) Databricks
3 12 (4.27%) ServiceNow
4 11 (3.91%) Informatica
5 10 (3.56%) SAP
6 8 (2.85%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.85%) Fidessa
6 8 (2.85%) LogicMonitor
6 8 (2.85%) NetApp
7 7 (2.49%) Oracle
8 6 (2.14%) Alteryx
9 5 (1.78%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.78%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.42%) Concur
10 4 (1.42%) iManage
10 4 (1.42%) Intapp
10 4 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.42%) Sun
10 4 (1.42%) Talend