Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 249 409
Rank change year-on-year +74 +160 +415
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,628 2,222 1,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.91% 1.35% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.71% 4.39% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,173 1,865 1,145
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 39,148 50,652 48,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.38% 30.73% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32,522 42,652 42,180
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in England

Power BI
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Power BI in England

Power BI
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in England over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Power BI in England

Power BI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the England region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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 +76 1,285 £57,500 +4.55% 183
North of England +77 410 £42,500 +6.25% 127
South East +51 383 £47,500 +5.56% 75
Midlands +65 271 £42,500 -5.56% 74
North West +59 223 £42,500 +6.25% 66
West Midlands +42 175 £45,000 +5.88% 42
East of England +69 157 £45,000 - 35
Yorkshire +59 144 £42,500 +6.25% 57
South West -14 138 £40,000 -5.88% 39
East Midlands +61 96 £42,000 -6.67% 32
North East +42 43 £37,500 -1.32% 4
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 2,354 (89.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1,799 (68.46%) SQL
3 1,153 (43.87%) Microsoft
4 1,151 (43.80%) SQL Server
5 1,149 (43.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,095 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,001 (38.09%) Data Warehouse
8 942 (35.84%) Analytics
9 906 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 865 (32.91%) Tableau
11 835 (31.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 811 (30.86%) Visualisation
13 680 (25.88%) ETL
14 679 (25.84%) Finance
15 633 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
16 574 (21.84%) T-SQL
17 492 (18.72%) Analytical Skills
18 478 (18.19%) Python
19 473 (18.00%) Data Visualisation
20 461 (17.54%) Data Modelling
21 444 (16.89%) Microsoft Excel
22 353 (13.43%) QlikView
23 329 (12.52%) Degree
24 304 (11.57%) R
25 296 (11.26%) C#
26 278 (10.58%) Big Data
27 275 (10.46%) Data Analysis
28 274 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
29 249 (9.47%) .NET
30 241 (9.17%) Data Analytics

Power BI
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
1 222 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 182 (6.93%) SAS
3 126 (4.79%) Apache Spark
4 61 (2.32%) Apache
5 33 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (1.14%) Skype for Business
7 24 (0.91%) CMS
8 19 (0.72%) Apache Pig
8 19 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 15 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (0.53%) IIS
11 10 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.27%) Confluence
14 7 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.19%) NetWeaver
17 4 (0.15%) Apache Solr
18 3 (0.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 444 (16.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (3.31%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.18%) SPSS
5 30 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
6 12 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.076%) Mingle
10 1 (0.038%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.038%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.038%) Weka
Business Applications
1 118 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 13 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.38%) WebTrends
6 9 (0.34%) Magento
6 9 (0.34%) SAP BPC
7 6 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
10 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.11%) Elite 3E
10 3 (0.11%) Raiser's Edge
10 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
10 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
11 2 (0.076%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.038%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 906 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 155 (5.90%) Azure Data Factory
4 139 (5.29%) Office 365
5 119 (4.53%) Dynamics 365
6 107 (4.07%) PaaS
7 72 (2.74%) Google Analytics
8 58 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (2.09%) Data Lake Analytics
10 50 (1.90%) SaaS
11 39 (1.48%) OneDrive
12 38 (1.45%) Azure Machine Learning
13 36 (1.37%) IaaS
14 24 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
15 20 (0.76%) Serverless
16 13 (0.49%) Azure Functions
17 12 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
18 10 (0.38%) Yammer
19 7 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
20 6 (0.23%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.48%) Skype
2 23 (0.88%) Firewall
3 16 (0.61%) Intranet
4 15 (0.57%) VPN
5 14 (0.53%) MPLS
6 12 (0.46%) Internet
7 11 (0.42%) SAN
8 9 (0.34%) VoIP
9 7 (0.27%) Network Security
10 6 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.23%) DNS
10 6 (0.23%) IPsec
11 5 (0.19%) Broadband
11 5 (0.19%) FTP
11 5 (0.19%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.19%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.11%) DHCP
12 3 (0.11%) SSL
13 2 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.038%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,151 (43.80%) SQL Server
2 1,149 (43.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,095 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1,001 (38.09%) Data Warehouse
5 835 (31.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 353 (13.43%) QlikView
7 278 (10.58%) Big Data
8 206 (7.84%) Hadoop
9 171 (6.51%) Relational Database
10 170 (6.47%) Data Lake
11 150 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
12 128 (4.87%) SQL Server 2016
13 124 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
13 124 (4.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 108 (4.11%) NoSQL
15 106 (4.03%) Apache Hive
15 106 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 102 (3.88%) OLAP
17 99 (3.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 86 (3.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 105 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 98 (3.73%) Git (software)
3 73 (2.78%) JIRA
4 66 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 25 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 24 (0.91%) Jenkins
8 18 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (0.57%) Subversion
10 11 (0.42%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.42%) tSQLt
11 8 (0.30%) Toad
12 7 (0.27%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.27%) ERwin
13 6 (0.23%) ER Studio
14 5 (0.19%) Maven
14 5 (0.19%) RStudio
15 3 (0.11%) Artifactory
16 2 (0.076%) Oracle APEX
17 1 (0.038%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 679 (25.84%) Finance
2 211 (8.03%) Retail
3 123 (4.68%) Marketing
4 88 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.44%) Banking
6 56 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.86%) Legal
8 39 (1.48%) Advertising
9 35 (1.33%) Law
10 33 (1.26%) Games
11 25 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.65%) Automotive
12 17 (0.65%) Electronics
13 16 (0.61%) Military
14 15 (0.57%) General Ledger
14 15 (0.57%) Local Government
15 14 (0.53%) Digital Economy
16 12 (0.46%) Billing
16 12 (0.46%) Publishing
17 10 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 984 (37.44%) Developer
2 714 (27.17%) Analyst
3 633 (24.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 260 (9.89%) Data Analyst
5 258 (9.82%) SQL Developer
6 232 (8.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 170 (6.47%) Consultant
8 148 (5.63%) SQL BI Developer
9 146 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 135 (5.14%) Power BI Developer
11 115 (4.38%) Data Engineer
11 115 (4.38%) SSRS Developer
12 113 (4.30%) Architect
13 101 (3.84%) SSIS Developer
14 96 (3.65%) DBA
15 94 (3.58%) SQL Analyst
16 93 (3.54%) Business Developer
17 90 (3.42%) Business Analyst
18 79 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
18 79 (3.01%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (9.47%) .NET
2 156 (5.94%) MDX
3 110 (4.19%) HTML
4 102 (3.88%) CSS
5 97 (3.69%) Kafka
6 93 (3.54%) Web Services
7 88 (3.35%) ASP.NET
8 60 (2.28%) XML
9 48 (1.83%) D3.js
10 46 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (1.75%) HTML5
11 44 (1.67%) JSON
12 42 (1.60%) AngularJS
13 38 (1.45%) React
14 36 (1.37%) jQuery
15 28 (1.07%) ggplot
16 27 (1.03%) REST
17 25 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (0.80%) Redux
18 21 (0.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 492 (18.72%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (4.26%) Data Structures
3 91 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 79 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 52 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
7 43 (1.64%) User Experience
8 40 (1.52%) Social Network
9 36 (1.37%) Fintech
10 28 (1.07%) Replication
11 26 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 22 (0.84%) Reinsurance
13 17 (0.65%) Life Science
14 16 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
14 16 (0.61%) Clustering
15 14 (0.53%) NHS
16 12 (0.46%) e-Learning
16 12 (0.46%) Virtual Team
17 10 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.38%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 124 (4.72%) Windows
2 79 (3.01%) Linux
3 61 (2.32%) Unix
4 25 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 17 (0.65%) Android
6 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.076%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,354 (89.57%) Business Intelligence
2 942 (35.84%) Analytics
3 811 (30.86%) Visualisation
4 680 (25.88%) ETL
5 633 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
6 473 (18.00%) Data Visualisation
7 461 (17.54%) Data Modelling
8 275 (10.46%) Data Analysis
9 274 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
10 241 (9.17%) Data Analytics
11 226 (8.60%) Data Science
12 206 (7.84%) Decision-Making
13 187 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 181 (6.89%) CRM
15 177 (6.74%) Kimball Methodology
16 174 (6.62%) Scrum
17 162 (6.16%) Machine Learning
18 155 (5.90%) Data Management
19 153 (5.82%) Data Engineering
20 152 (5.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,799 (68.46%) SQL
2 574 (21.84%) T-SQL
3 478 (18.19%) Python
4 304 (11.57%) R
5 296 (11.26%) C#
6 164 (6.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 159 (6.05%) JavaScript
8 158 (6.01%) Java
9 139 (5.29%) PowerShell
10 116 (4.41%) VBA
11 58 (2.21%) Scala
12 56 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 31 (1.18%) VB
14 24 (0.91%) PHP
15 23 (0.88%) TypeScript
15 23 (0.88%) U-SQL
16 20 (0.76%) HiveQL
16 20 (0.76%) MATLAB
17 19 (0.72%) VB.NET
18 15 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 329 (12.52%) Degree
2 72 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 42 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 39 (1.48%) MCSA
7 18 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 14 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (0.49%) CBAP
9 13 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
10 12 (0.46%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.42%) ISEB
11 11 (0.42%) MCSE
12 10 (0.38%) MCDBA
13 9 (0.34%) PhD
14 8 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.23%) CCNA
15 6 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.23%) HND
15 6 (0.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 93 (3.54%) QA
3 72 (2.74%) GDPR
4 45 (1.71%) PMO
5 27 (1.03%) SLA
6 12 (0.46%) IFRS
6 12 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.19%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.038%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.038%) FATCA
System Software
1 53 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 14 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.49%) Docker
5 10 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.19%) HDFS
8 3 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.076%) vSphere
10 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 46 (1.75%) Ambari
2 29 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
3 16 (0.61%) Oozie
4 13 (0.49%) SCCM
5 10 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (0.30%) SCOM
7 6 (0.23%) Kibana
7 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (0.23%) Puppet
7 6 (0.23%) Terraform
8 5 (0.19%) Ansible
9 4 (0.15%) Grafana
9 4 (0.15%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.15%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.11%) Automic
10 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.076%) Salt
11 2 (0.076%) SQL Sentry
12 1 (0.038%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 1,153 (43.87%) Microsoft
2 865 (32.91%) Tableau
3 166 (6.32%) SAP
4 162 (6.16%) Oracle
5 124 (4.72%) Google
6 66 (2.51%) Alteryx
7 57 (2.17%) IBM
8 49 (1.86%) Cognos
8 49 (1.86%) Informatica
9 43 (1.64%) Cloudera
10 34 (1.29%) Databricks
11 33 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (1.14%) Talend
13 28 (1.07%) Teradata
14 25 (0.95%) HP
15 21 (0.80%) Cadence
15 21 (0.80%) Greenplum
16 17 (0.65%) TIBCO
17 16 (0.61%) JD Edwards
17 16 (0.61%) ServiceNow