Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 142 132
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 12 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £51,250 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.13% -38.46% +140.74%
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,750 £42,375
90th Percentile £68,250 £46,250 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +38.89%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 681 916 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.08% 34.51% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 475 579 421
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £65,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +7.50%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Edinburgh

Power BI
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Power BI in Edinburgh

Power BI
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Power BI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (75.00%) Analytics
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Data Management
6 5 (41.67%) QlikView
7 4 (33.33%) Migration
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (33.33%) Business Analytics
7 4 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (25.00%) Tableau
8 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (25.00%) SAP
8 3 (25.00%) Teradata
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) SAS
9 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (16.67%) Marketing
9 2 (16.67%) Smartphone

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) QlikView
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (8.33%) Looker
6 1 (8.33%) OLAP
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (8.33%) Digital Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (8.33%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Tableau
2 3 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle