Period
to 12 December 2018

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

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 301 511
Rank change year-on-year +96 +210 +492
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,580 1,868 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.74% 1.11% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.05% 3.68% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,106 1,618 846
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 42,617 50,824 52,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.75% 30.25% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35,201 42,273 45,114
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £29,685
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 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 +106 1,221 £58,500 +6.36% 193
South East +102 493 £50,000 +11.11% 68
North of England +37 323 £41,500 +3.75% 95
Midlands +110 274 £45,000 +7.14% 61
North West +9 158 £42,500 +11.84% 53
West Midlands +55 154 £45,000 +12.50% 36
East of England +83 150 £44,000 -10.20% 38
South West +8 127 £42,500 - 35
Yorkshire +59 122 £40,750 -1.81% 36
East Midlands +91 120 £44,500 -1.11% 25
North East +19 43 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 England region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 2,353 (91.20%) Business Intelligence
2 1,789 (69.34%) SQL
3 1,278 (49.53%) SQL Server
4 1,249 (48.41%) Microsoft
5 1,242 (48.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,190 (46.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,071 (41.51%) Data Warehouse
8 925 (35.85%) Analytics
9 895 (34.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 893 (34.61%) Tableau
11 867 (33.60%) Visualisation
12 846 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
13 759 (29.42%) ETL
14 722 (27.98%) Finance
15 664 (25.74%) T-SQL
16 596 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
17 514 (19.92%) Data Visualisation
18 494 (19.15%) Data Modelling
19 468 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
20 440 (17.05%) Microsoft Excel
21 421 (16.32%) Python
22 392 (15.19%) Degree
23 349 (13.53%) QlikView
24 341 (13.22%) C#
25 330 (12.79%) Big Data
26 317 (12.29%) .NET
27 286 (11.09%) Data Analysis
28 281 (10.89%) R
29 278 (10.78%) Data Science
30 258 (10.00%) Retail

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
1 204 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 169 (6.55%) SAS
3 154 (5.97%) Apache Spark
4 74 (2.87%) Apache
5 28 (1.09%) IIS
6 22 (0.85%) Confluence
7 16 (0.62%) Apache Pig
8 13 (0.50%) MS Exchange
9 12 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
10 11 (0.43%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.31%) CMS
12 6 (0.23%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.16%) Marvel
15 3 (0.12%) Drupal
15 3 (0.12%) Moodle
15 3 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.078%) Mule
16 2 (0.078%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 440 (17.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 73 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.09%) SPSS
5 23 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.16%) Flinto
8 4 (0.16%) InVision
8 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.078%) Stata
11 1 (0.039%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 130 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 63 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 18 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
5 14 (0.54%) NetSuite
6 11 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
7 6 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
7 6 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.16%) Raiser's Edge
9 4 (0.16%) SAP MDM
9 4 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.12%) Elite 3E
11 2 (0.078%) Northgate Housing
11 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.078%) Oracle HRMS
11 2 (0.078%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 846 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 173 (6.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 154 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 135 (5.23%) Office 365
5 126 (4.88%) PaaS
6 122 (4.73%) Dynamics 365
7 64 (2.48%) Data Lake Analytics
8 46 (1.78%) Google Analytics
9 40 (1.55%) SaaS
10 35 (1.36%) Azure Machine Learning
11 34 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 32 (1.24%) IaaS
13 23 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (0.54%) Serverless
16 12 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
17 11 (0.43%) GitHub
18 8 (0.31%) Azure Functions
18 8 (0.31%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
18 8 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.81%) Firewall
2 20 (0.78%) Skype
3 13 (0.50%) VPN
4 11 (0.43%) DNS
4 11 (0.43%) MPLS
5 10 (0.39%) VoIP
6 9 (0.35%) Internet
7 8 (0.31%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.27%) SSL
8 7 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.16%) FTP
9 4 (0.16%) HTTP
9 4 (0.16%) LAN
9 4 (0.16%) SMS
9 4 (0.16%) WAN
10 3 (0.12%) DHCP
10 3 (0.12%) Intranet
10 3 (0.12%) SAN
11 2 (0.078%) Extranet
11 2 (0.078%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,278 (49.53%) SQL Server
2 1,242 (48.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,190 (46.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1,071 (41.51%) Data Warehouse
5 895 (34.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 349 (13.53%) QlikView
7 330 (12.79%) Big Data
8 222 (8.60%) Data Lake
9 200 (7.75%) Hadoop
10 172 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
11 155 (6.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 151 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 144 (5.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 144 (5.58%) Relational Database
14 137 (5.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 134 (5.19%) OLAP
16 112 (4.34%) SQL Server 2016
17 100 (3.88%) Apache Hive
18 88 (3.41%) Data Mining
19 85 (3.29%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 137 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 123 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 112 (4.34%) Git (software)
4 51 (1.98%) JIRA
5 48 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 46 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 35 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 25 (0.97%) Subversion
9 22 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.50%) ER Studio
12 9 (0.35%) tSQLt
13 8 (0.31%) ERwin
14 7 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.27%) Bitbucket
14 7 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
14 7 (0.27%) SonarQube
15 6 (0.23%) PVCS
15 6 (0.23%) RStudio
15 6 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 722 (27.98%) Finance
2 258 (10.00%) Retail
3 145 (5.62%) Advertising
4 138 (5.35%) Marketing
5 106 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 88 (3.41%) Banking
7 48 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.55%) Law
9 34 (1.32%) Legal
10 18 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 17 (0.66%) Publishing
12 16 (0.62%) Back Office
13 15 (0.58%) Automotive
13 15 (0.58%) Games
14 13 (0.50%) Local Government
15 12 (0.47%) Electronics
15 12 (0.47%) German Language
15 12 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,053 (40.81%) Developer
2 686 (26.59%) Analyst
3 676 (26.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 291 (11.28%) SQL Developer
5 275 (10.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 198 (7.67%) Consultant
7 191 (7.40%) Data Analyst
8 167 (6.47%) SQL BI Developer
9 162 (6.28%) Senior Developer
10 158 (6.12%) SSIS Developer
11 144 (5.58%) Business Developer
12 131 (5.08%) Power BI Developer
13 122 (4.73%) SSRS Developer
14 118 (4.57%) Architect
15 114 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 101 (3.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 98 (3.80%) Data Engineer
18 95 (3.68%) SSAS Developer
19 90 (3.49%) Business Analyst
20 87 (3.37%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (12.29%) .NET
2 157 (6.09%) MDX
3 136 (5.27%) HTML
4 121 (4.69%) Kafka
5 111 (4.30%) ASP.NET
5 111 (4.30%) CSS
6 99 (3.84%) Web Services
7 78 (3.02%) AngularJS
8 73 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 59 (2.29%) D3.js
10 58 (2.25%) JSON
10 58 (2.25%) React
11 54 (2.09%) HTML5
11 54 (2.09%) XML
12 50 (1.94%) .NET Core
13 49 (1.90%) jQuery
14 42 (1.63%) ggplot
15 39 (1.51%) Redux
16 38 (1.47%) .NET Framework
16 38 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 468 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
3 114 (4.42%) Data Structures
4 76 (2.95%) Algorithms
5 73 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 58 (2.25%) User Experience
7 45 (1.74%) Social Network
8 42 (1.63%) Fintech
9 37 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
10 36 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 35 (1.36%) Driving Licence
12 34 (1.32%) Reinsurance
13 29 (1.12%) Replication
14 22 (0.85%) NHS
15 20 (0.78%) Life Science
16 18 (0.70%) FMCG
17 17 (0.66%) Client/Server
18 14 (0.54%) Social Media
19 13 (0.50%) Clustering
20 12 (0.47%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 112 (4.34%) Windows
2 92 (3.57%) Linux
3 67 (2.60%) Unix
4 27 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 27 (1.05%) Windows Server
5 15 (0.58%) Android
6 14 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.23%) VMS
12 5 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.078%) CentOS
14 1 (0.039%) AIX
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.039%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.039%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,353 (91.20%) Business Intelligence
2 925 (35.85%) Analytics
3 867 (33.60%) Visualisation
4 759 (29.42%) ETL
5 596 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
6 514 (19.92%) Data Visualisation
7 494 (19.15%) Data Modelling
8 286 (11.09%) Data Analysis
9 278 (10.78%) Data Science
10 253 (9.81%) Decision-Making
11 245 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
12 222 (8.60%) Scrum
13 205 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 195 (7.56%) Data Analytics
15 194 (7.52%) Data Management
16 192 (7.44%) CRM
17 183 (7.09%) Machine Learning
18 171 (6.63%) Kimball Methodology
19 159 (6.16%) Project Management
20 155 (6.01%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1,789 (69.34%) SQL
2 664 (25.74%) T-SQL
3 421 (16.32%) Python
4 341 (13.22%) C#
5 281 (10.89%) R
6 209 (8.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 183 (7.09%) JavaScript
8 135 (5.23%) VBA
9 134 (5.19%) PowerShell
10 113 (4.38%) Java
11 60 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 39 (1.51%) U-SQL
12 39 (1.51%) VB.NET
13 37 (1.43%) VB
14 27 (1.05%) Scala
15 24 (0.93%) PHP
16 16 (0.62%) HiveQL
17 14 (0.54%) MATLAB
17 14 (0.54%) VB6
18 13 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 392 (15.19%) Degree
2 82 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (1.12%) MCSA
5 28 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 20 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.62%) PhD
8 13 (0.50%) ISEB
9 11 (0.43%) MCSE
10 10 (0.39%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.23%) MCDBA
13 5 (0.19%) CBAP
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.16%) AAT
14 4 (0.16%) ACCA
14 4 (0.16%) CIMA
14 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.16%) MBA
14 4 (0.16%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (7.60%) Data Quality
2 94 (3.64%) QA
3 71 (2.75%) GDPR
4 15 (0.58%) IFRS
4 15 (0.58%) SLA
4 15 (0.58%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.35%) PMO
8 5 (0.19%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.16%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.078%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.039%) FATCA
11 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.62%) Docker
3 13 (0.50%) HDFS
4 12 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.078%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.078%) vSphere
9 1 (0.039%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 46 (1.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (0.58%) Automic
4 13 (0.50%) Puppet
5 12 (0.47%) Ambari
6 11 (0.43%) SCCM
7 10 (0.39%) Oozie
7 10 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (0.31%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.23%) Ansible
10 5 (0.19%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.12%) SCOM
12 3 (0.12%) Terraform
13 2 (0.078%) Consul
13 2 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.078%) Nagios
13 2 (0.078%) Thomson Reuters DACS
14 1 (0.039%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1,249 (48.41%) Microsoft
2 893 (34.61%) Tableau
3 213 (8.26%) Oracle
4 184 (7.13%) SAP
5 113 (4.38%) Cognos
6 100 (3.88%) Google
7 69 (2.67%) Alteryx
7 69 (2.67%) Informatica
8 63 (2.44%) IBM
9 39 (1.51%) Talend
9 39 (1.51%) Telerik
10 37 (1.43%) Cloudera
11 36 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
12 32 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
13 29 (1.12%) Cadence
14 27 (1.05%) Teradata
15 22 (0.85%) Hortonworks
15 22 (0.85%) HP
16 20 (0.78%) Greenplum
17 19 (0.74%) JD Edwards