Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 99 145
Rank change year-on-year +27 +46 +41
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 169 290 224
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.90% 3.16% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.85% 11.65% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 151 275 207
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £33,650
90th Percentile £82,500 £84,000 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,315 2,489 3,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.35% 27.16% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 2,215 2,830
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £102,500 £96,250
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 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 135 (79.88%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (72.19%) SQL
4 76 (44.97%) Microsoft
5 73 (43.20%) Azure
6 72 (42.60%) Python
7 64 (37.87%) SQL Server
8 63 (37.28%) Analytics
9 60 (35.50%) Finance
10 58 (34.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 56 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 56 (33.14%) ETL
12 55 (32.54%) Visualisation
13 52 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (29.59%) Tableau
16 46 (27.22%) Data Visualisation
17 38 (22.49%) Data Modelling
18 37 (21.89%) Microsoft Excel
19 36 (21.30%) T-SQL
20 30 (17.75%) Data Analytics
21 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
22 28 (16.57%) R
23 24 (14.20%) AWS
23 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
24 23 (13.61%) Azure Data Factory
24 23 (13.61%) Degree
25 22 (13.02%) Hadoop
25 22 (13.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
26 21 (12.43%) SAS

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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 21 (12.43%) SAS
2 12 (7.10%) Apache Spark
3 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (21.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 169 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 73 (43.20%) Azure
3 24 (14.20%) AWS
4 23 (13.61%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (7.10%) PowerApps
6 9 (5.33%) GCP
7 7 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (4.14%) Office 365
8 6 (3.55%) IaaS
8 6 (3.55%) PaaS
9 4 (2.37%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.37%) Power Automate
9 4 (2.37%) SaaS
10 3 (1.78%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.18%) Logic Apps
12 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.59%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.59%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) HTTP
1 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (37.87%) SQL Server
2 58 (34.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (29.59%) Tableau
7 22 (13.02%) Hadoop
8 19 (11.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 18 (10.65%) Big Data
10 17 (10.06%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (7.69%) Data Lake
12 11 (6.51%) Apache Hive
12 11 (6.51%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (5.92%) Impala
13 10 (5.92%) NoSQL
13 10 (5.92%) Oracle Database
13 10 (5.92%) Pentaho
14 9 (5.33%) Looker
14 9 (5.33%) PowerPivot
15 7 (4.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.37%) Selenium
4 3 (1.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) ER Studio
5 2 (1.18%) ERwin
5 2 (1.18%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.59%) Crashlytics
6 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) MSTest
6 1 (0.59%) NUnit
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 60 (35.50%) Finance
2 18 (10.65%) Banking
3 8 (4.73%) Front Office
4 7 (4.14%) Public Sector
5 6 (3.55%) Private Banking
5 6 (3.55%) Retail
6 5 (2.96%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 2 (1.18%) Law
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (35.50%) Analyst
2 56 (33.14%) Developer
3 35 (20.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 29 (17.16%) Data Analyst
5 17 (10.06%) Data Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) Azure Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
8 9 (5.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (4.73%) SQL BI Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (4.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Power BI Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) CRM Manager
11 6 (3.55%) Data Manager
11 6 (3.55%) Report Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.51%) MDX
2 10 (5.92%) .NET
3 8 (4.73%) XML
4 6 (3.55%) Spring
5 5 (2.96%) JSON
5 5 (2.96%) Keras
5 5 (2.96%) Matplotlib
5 5 (2.96%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (2.96%) NetworkX
5 5 (2.96%) NumPy
5 5 (2.96%) Pandas
5 5 (2.96%) PySpark
5 5 (2.96%) PyTorch
5 5 (2.96%) scikit-learn
5 5 (2.96%) SciPy
5 5 (2.96%) Shiny
5 5 (2.96%) SpaCy
5 5 (2.96%) TensorFlow
5 5 (2.96%) XGBoost
6 4 (2.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.55%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.96%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.96%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.18%) Clustering
5 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.59%) Derivative
6 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.59%) User Experience
6 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.92%) Unix
2 4 (2.37%) Linux
3 2 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (79.88%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (37.28%) Analytics
3 56 (33.14%) ETL
4 55 (32.54%) Visualisation
5 46 (27.22%) Data Visualisation
6 38 (22.49%) Data Modelling
7 30 (17.75%) Data Analytics
8 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (10.65%) Data Governance
9 18 (10.65%) Migration
9 18 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (10.65%) Strategic Roadmap
10 17 (10.06%) Mathematics
10 17 (10.06%) Statistics
11 16 (9.47%) CRM
12 15 (8.88%) DevOps
12 15 (8.88%) Wealth Management
13 14 (8.28%) Business Analysis
13 14 (8.28%) Data Ingestion
14 13 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 122 (72.19%) SQL
2 72 (42.60%) Python
3 36 (21.30%) T-SQL
4 28 (16.57%) R
5 22 (13.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 16 (9.47%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.88%) C#
8 12 (7.10%) Java
9 10 (5.92%) HiveQL
9 10 (5.92%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.92%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.96%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) GDPR
3 1 (0.59%) IFRS
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) HDFS
2 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.59%) Kibana
3 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (44.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.06%) Cloudera
2 17 (10.06%) Databricks
3 15 (8.88%) Informatica
4 11 (6.51%) Talend
5 10 (5.92%) Oracle
6 6 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.37%) SAP
8 3 (1.78%) Google
8 3 (1.78%) Intel
8 3 (1.78%) NVIDIA
9 2 (1.18%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.18%) Nintex
10 1 (0.59%) Adobe
10 1 (0.59%) Cognos
10 1 (0.59%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.59%) Sage
10 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Teradata