Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 1065 1027
Rank change year-on-year +226 -38 +155
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 265 119 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 234 89 175
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,844 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -4.17%

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 80,932 92,555 93,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.06% 55.45% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67,688 76,986 80,830
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,963
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +144 173 £60,000 - 15
Midlands +54 36 £43,500 +25.18% 13
East Midlands +60 35 £43,500 +55.36% 13
South East +5 24 £60,000 +37.14% 5
East of England +46 22 £60,000 +17.07% 6
North of England +35 13 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire +32 7 £62,500 +66.67%
North West +20 6 £45,000 +20.00%
South West +24 5 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Midlands +37 1 £50,000 +12.36%
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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).

1 242 (91.32%) Business Intelligence
2 241 (90.94%) SQL
3 227 (85.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 219 (82.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 214 (80.75%) SQL Server
6 213 (80.38%) Power BI
7 187 (70.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 180 (67.92%) Microsoft
9 163 (61.51%) Data Warehouse
10 159 (60.00%) T-SQL
11 142 (53.58%) MDX
12 126 (47.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 100 (37.74%) Visualisation
13 100 (37.74%) Analytics
13 100 (37.74%) ETL
14 81 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (28.68%) Data Lake
16 70 (26.42%) Finance
17 63 (23.77%) Data Modelling
18 60 (22.64%) C#
19 59 (22.26%) Azure Data Factory
20 58 (21.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 53 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
22 51 (19.25%) Tableau
23 47 (17.74%) Big Data
24 45 (16.98%) Dimensional Modelling
24 45 (16.98%) PowerShell
24 45 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
25 43 (16.23%) Data Visualisation
25 43 (16.23%) Data Science

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 26 (9.81%) SAS
2 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.51%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 39 (14.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.89%) SPSS
3 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 126 (47.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (22.26%) Azure Data Factory
3 41 (15.47%) PaaS
4 27 (10.19%) Data Lake Analytics
5 20 (7.55%) IaaS
6 14 (5.28%) SaaS
7 11 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (1.51%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Broadband
1 1 (0.38%) Internet
1 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (85.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 219 (82.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 214 (80.75%) SQL Server
4 213 (80.38%) Power BI
5 187 (70.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 163 (61.51%) Data Warehouse
7 76 (28.68%) Data Lake
8 58 (21.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 53 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 47 (17.74%) Big Data
11 45 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (15.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 30 (11.32%) PowerPivot
14 21 (7.92%) Cosmos DB
14 21 (7.92%) OLAP
15 20 (7.55%) Data Mining
15 20 (7.55%) Relational Database
16 19 (7.17%) Hadoop
16 19 (7.17%) MySQL
17 16 (6.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (15.47%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (5.28%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.13%) tSQLt
6 2 (0.75%) JIRA
6 2 (0.75%) Subversion
6 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (26.42%) Finance
2 33 (12.45%) Retail
3 30 (11.32%) Marketing
4 26 (9.81%) Advertising
5 5 (1.89%) Legal
6 4 (1.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 188 (70.94%) Developer
2 168 (63.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 72 (27.17%) SQL Developer
4 61 (23.02%) SQL BI Developer
5 52 (19.62%) SSAS Developer
6 50 (18.87%) SSIS Developer
7 47 (17.74%) Senior Developer
8 41 (15.47%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 38 (14.34%) Power BI Developer
10 36 (13.58%) SQL Server Developer
11 31 (11.70%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 27 (10.19%) Consultant
13 25 (9.43%) Business Developer
14 24 (9.06%) SSRS Developer
15 23 (8.68%) Business Intelligence Lead
16 20 (7.55%) Analyst
16 20 (7.55%) Dashboard Developer
16 20 (7.55%) Data Consultant
17 19 (7.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 18 (6.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (53.58%) MDX
2 20 (7.55%) .NET
3 16 (6.04%) JSON
4 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.13%) RESTful
5 3 (1.13%) SOAP
5 3 (1.13%) Web Services
5 3 (1.13%) XML
6 2 (0.75%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.17%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.89%) Reinsurance
5 4 (1.51%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.51%) Fintech
5 4 (1.51%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.75%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.13%) Windows
1 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
1 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (91.32%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (37.74%) Analytics
2 100 (37.74%) ETL
2 100 (37.74%) Visualisation
3 81 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (23.77%) Data Modelling
5 45 (16.98%) Dimensional Modelling
6 43 (16.23%) Data Science
6 43 (16.23%) Data Visualisation
7 38 (14.34%) Scrum
8 31 (11.70%) Data Analysis
9 30 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
10 25 (9.43%) Dashboard Development
11 24 (9.06%) Machine Learning
12 23 (8.68%) Business Analytics
13 20 (7.55%) ERP
14 18 (6.79%) Data Integration
15 16 (6.04%) Data Management
15 16 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (5.28%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 241 (90.94%) SQL
2 159 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 60 (22.64%) C#
4 45 (16.98%) PowerShell
5 37 (13.96%) Python
6 35 (13.21%) R
7 16 (6.04%) U-SQL
8 3 (1.13%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.38%) C
10 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 16 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.38%) OCA
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.55%) QA
2 14 (5.28%) Data Quality
2 14 (5.28%) GDPR
3 4 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 180 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 51 (19.25%) Tableau
3 30 (11.32%) Oracle
4 11 (4.15%) Databricks
5 5 (1.89%) SAP
6 4 (1.51%) IBM
7 3 (1.13%) VMware
8 2 (0.75%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) Nintex