Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 1015 1093
Rank change year-on-year +185 +78 +85
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 319 161 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.097% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 271 135 126
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -9.57% +4.55%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 88,512 92,044 97,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.09% 55.57% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73,981 76,722 85,537
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in England

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in England.

Salary trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in England

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in England

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the England region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +144 218 £64,250 -1.15% 19
East of England +48 28 £42,500 +30.77% 1
South East +11 23 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Midlands -13 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North of England +43 17 £48,000 +12.94% 5
East Midlands -1 13 £45,000 - 2
North West +25 11 £48,000 +12.94% 3
Yorkshire +37 6 £62,500 +35.87% 2
West Midlands +13 5 £47,500 +18.75%
South West +9 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 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 England region with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 297 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 290 (90.91%) Power BI
3 288 (90.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 260 (81.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 253 (79.31%) Microsoft
5 253 (79.31%) SQL
6 238 (74.61%) SQL Server
7 231 (72.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 165 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 161 (50.47%) Data Warehouse
10 155 (48.59%) T-SQL
11 144 (45.14%) Analytics
12 136 (42.63%) Advertising
13 125 (39.18%) ETL
14 120 (37.62%) MDX
15 115 (36.05%) Visualisation
16 102 (31.97%) Data Lake
17 86 (26.96%) Azure Data Factory
18 72 (22.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 65 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
20 64 (20.06%) Azure SQL Database
20 64 (20.06%) Data Visualisation
20 64 (20.06%) Data Science
21 59 (18.50%) Finance
22 57 (17.87%) Machine Learning
23 51 (15.99%) PaaS
24 50 (15.67%) PowerPivot
25 49 (15.36%) Tableau
26 46 (14.42%) Microsoft Excel
27 45 (14.11%) Data Modelling

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.51%) SAS
3 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 46 (14.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.57%) SPSS
3 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 165 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (26.96%) Azure Data Factory
3 51 (15.99%) PaaS
4 24 (7.52%) Azure Machine Learning
5 18 (5.64%) Data Lake Analytics
6 11 (3.45%) IaaS
7 9 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (2.19%) SaaS
9 4 (1.25%) Google Analytics
9 4 (1.25%) Office 365
10 3 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) Internet
1 1 (0.31%) Intranet
1 1 (0.31%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (90.91%) Power BI
2 288 (90.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 260 (81.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 238 (74.61%) SQL Server
5 231 (72.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 161 (50.47%) Data Warehouse
7 102 (31.97%) Data Lake
8 72 (22.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 64 (20.06%) Azure SQL Database
10 50 (15.67%) PowerPivot
11 38 (11.91%) Big Data
12 35 (10.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 35 (10.97%) QlikView
13 28 (8.78%) OLAP
14 27 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (4.70%) Data Mining
17 14 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
18 13 (4.08%) Cosmos DB
18 13 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (8.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 23 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.82%) JIRA
5 7 (2.19%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.19%) tSQLt
6 4 (1.25%) Subversion
7 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 136 (42.63%) Advertising
2 59 (18.50%) Finance
3 19 (5.96%) Games
4 17 (5.33%) Marketing
5 15 (4.70%) Retail
6 5 (1.57%) Banking
7 4 (1.25%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 157 (49.22%) Developer
2 140 (43.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 100 (31.35%) Consultant
4 72 (22.57%) SQL Developer
5 61 (19.12%) Data Consultant
5 61 (19.12%) SQL BI Developer
6 57 (17.87%) Azure Consultant
7 44 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 43 (13.48%) Power BI Developer
9 40 (12.54%) SSAS Developer
9 40 (12.54%) SSIS Developer
10 36 (11.29%) Analyst
10 36 (11.29%) Senior Developer
11 35 (10.97%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 31 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Lead
13 27 (8.46%) Business Developer
13 27 (8.46%) SQL Server Developer
14 26 (8.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 26 (8.15%) Power BI Consultant
15 23 (7.21%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (37.62%) MDX
2 18 (5.64%) .NET
3 7 (2.19%) RESTful
3 7 (2.19%) SOAP
3 7 (2.19%) Web Services
4 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.88%) XML
5 4 (1.25%) JSON
5 4 (1.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.15%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.45%) Reinsurance
4 5 (1.57%) Replication
5 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.63%) Equities
7 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.31%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.31%) Fintech
8 1 (0.31%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.25%) Windows
1 4 (1.25%) Windows Server
1 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 144 (45.14%) Analytics
3 125 (39.18%) ETL
4 115 (36.05%) Visualisation
5 65 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (20.06%) Data Science
6 64 (20.06%) Data Visualisation
7 57 (17.87%) Machine Learning
8 45 (14.11%) Data Modelling
9 40 (12.54%) Data Analytics
10 36 (11.29%) Predictive Analytics
11 30 (9.40%) Kimball Methodology
12 24 (7.52%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (5.96%) Business Analytics
14 18 (5.64%) Data Analysis
14 18 (5.64%) Scrum
15 17 (5.33%) Data Governance
16 16 (5.02%) Data Integration
17 15 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (79.31%) SQL
2 155 (48.59%) T-SQL
3 40 (12.54%) C#
4 35 (10.97%) Python
5 24 (7.52%) R
6 15 (4.70%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.08%) U-SQL
8 12 (3.76%) VBA
9 7 (2.19%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (5.64%) Degree
3 11 (3.45%) MCSE
4 9 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.13%) GDPR
2 10 (3.13%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 253 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.36%) Tableau
3 32 (10.03%) Oracle
4 7 (2.19%) Databricks
4 7 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.57%) Google
6 4 (1.25%) IBM
6 4 (1.25%) Nintex
6 4 (1.25%) SAP
7 3 (0.94%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.63%) Capita