Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 504 977
Rank change year-on-year +210 +473 +222
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 1896 943 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.13% 0.54% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.72% 1.81% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 858 239
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £70,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -18.18%

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 50975 52049 63980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.30% 29.71% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42396 44889 54612
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +149 851 £55,000 -4.35% 62
South East +154 323 £45,000 -10.00% 32
North of England +115 304 £40,000 +6.67% 36
North West +69 181 £38,000 +5.56% 22
Midlands +123 161 £42,500 -5.56% 12
South West +122 149 £42,500 +37.10% 13
West Midlands +90 122 £40,000 -8.05% 8
Yorkshire +86 102 £40,250 -2.42% 12
East of England +46 99 £49,000 -6.67% 7
East Midlands +29 39 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North East +8 21 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Power BI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 1761 (92.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1333 (70.31%) SQL
3 1113 (58.70%) SQL Server
4 1018 (53.69%) Microsoft
5 996 (52.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 968 (51.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 827 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
8 717 (37.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 678 (35.76%) Tableau
10 600 (31.65%) ETL
11 599 (31.59%) T-SQL
12 595 (31.38%) Analytics
13 556 (29.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 486 (25.63%) Visualisation
15 473 (24.95%) Finance
16 427 (22.52%) QlikView
17 398 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
18 371 (19.57%) Data Modelling
19 336 (17.72%) Data Visualisation
20 307 (16.19%) Microsoft Excel
21 276 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
22 274 (14.45%) Degree
23 271 (14.29%) C#
24 265 (13.98%) Big Data
25 244 (12.87%) .NET
26 217 (11.45%) Data Management
27 203 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
28 202 (10.65%) Python
29 197 (10.39%) Data Analysis
30 166 (8.76%) MDX

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
1 159 (8.39%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.59%) Apache Spark
3 65 (3.43%) SAS
4 20 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 14 (0.74%) Apache
6 12 (0.63%) Drupal
6 12 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 11 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.26%) IBM Domino
10 4 (0.21%) IIS
10 4 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
10 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.16%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
12 2 (0.11%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 307 (16.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (2.43%) SPSS
4 10 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.16%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.11%) Maya
9 2 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 87 (4.59%) Dynamics AX
2 55 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 16 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.53%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
7 7 (0.37%) Workday HCM
8 6 (0.32%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.26%) Raiser's Edge
9 5 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 4 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
11 3 (0.16%) HFM
11 3 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 3 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite
11 3 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
12 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
12 2 (0.11%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.11%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 556 (29.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (6.59%) Azure Data Factory
3 96 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 82 (4.32%) Azure Machine Learning
5 56 (2.95%) Office 365
6 46 (2.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 40 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
8 29 (1.53%) Google Analytics
9 28 (1.48%) SaaS
10 18 (0.95%) PaaS
11 15 (0.79%) IaaS
12 13 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 13 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.58%) Serverless
15 9 (0.47%) GitHub
15 9 (0.47%) OneDrive
16 8 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.21%) Firewall
2 19 (1.00%) Skype
3 18 (0.95%) DNS
3 18 (0.95%) Internet
4 9 (0.47%) SMS
5 7 (0.37%) VPN
6 5 (0.26%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.21%) LAN
7 4 (0.21%) WAN
8 3 (0.16%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.11%) GoToMeeting
9 2 (0.11%) Intranet
9 2 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.053%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.053%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1113 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 996 (52.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 968 (51.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 827 (43.62%) Data Warehouse
5 717 (37.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 427 (22.52%) QlikView
7 265 (13.98%) Big Data
8 166 (8.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 157 (8.28%) Relational Database
10 156 (8.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 148 (7.81%) Data Lake
12 144 (7.59%) OLAP
13 130 (6.86%) Hadoop
14 120 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
15 113 (5.96%) SQL Server 2014
16 108 (5.70%) PowerPivot
17 98 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
18 84 (4.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 81 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
20 70 (3.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 124 (6.54%) Visual Studio
2 92 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (3.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 24 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 22 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (0.47%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.37%) JIRA
10 6 (0.32%) ERwin
10 6 (0.32%) MorphX
11 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.16%) Subversion
12 2 (0.11%) Maven
12 2 (0.11%) Selenium
12 2 (0.11%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.053%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.053%) MSTest
13 1 (0.053%) NUnit
13 1 (0.053%) PowerDesigner
General
1 473 (24.95%) Finance
2 158 (8.33%) Advertising
3 123 (6.49%) Retail
4 120 (6.33%) Banking
5 118 (6.22%) Marketing
6 57 (3.01%) Retail Banking
7 50 (2.64%) Front Office
8 49 (2.58%) Financial Institution
9 46 (2.43%) Investment Banking
10 41 (2.16%) Legal
11 29 (1.53%) Telecoms
12 24 (1.27%) Law
13 22 (1.16%) Private Banking
14 20 (1.05%) Manufacturing
14 20 (1.05%) Publishing
15 18 (0.95%) Electronics
16 13 (0.69%) Automotive
17 10 (0.53%) Local Government
18 9 (0.47%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 816 (43.04%) Developer
2 550 (29.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 386 (20.36%) Analyst
4 260 (13.71%) SQL Developer
5 192 (10.13%) Consultant
6 180 (9.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 165 (8.70%) SQL BI Developer
8 142 (7.49%) Data Analyst
9 141 (7.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 140 (7.38%) SSIS Developer
11 133 (7.01%) Business Developer
12 127 (6.70%) SSRS Developer
13 107 (5.64%) SQL Analyst
14 103 (5.43%) Architect
15 97 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Lead
16 89 (4.69%) Senior Developer
17 83 (4.38%) T-SQL Developer
18 81 (4.27%) Power BI Developer
19 68 (3.59%) Data Warehouse Developer
20 66 (3.48%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (12.87%) .NET
2 166 (8.76%) MDX
3 93 (4.91%) ASP.NET
4 64 (3.38%) HTML
5 57 (3.01%) CSS
6 56 (2.95%) Web Services
7 45 (2.37%) REST
8 43 (2.27%) XML
9 38 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (1.79%) WPF
11 32 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (1.69%) SOAP
12 22 (1.16%) .NET Framework
12 22 (1.16%) JSON
13 18 (0.95%) HTML5
14 16 (0.84%) Entity Framework
15 15 (0.79%) AngularJS
16 12 (0.63%) ASP.NET Core
17 10 (0.53%) Pandas
18 9 (0.47%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 276 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 85 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 66 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 35 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (1.42%) User Experience
8 20 (1.05%) NHS
9 18 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 18 (0.95%) Clustering
10 16 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 15 (0.79%) Life Science
11 15 (0.79%) Replication
12 13 (0.69%) FMCG
13 11 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
15 8 (0.42%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.42%) Social Media
16 7 (0.37%) Fintech
16 7 (0.37%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 58 (3.06%) Windows
2 35 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 27 (1.42%) Linux
4 14 (0.74%) Windows 10
5 9 (0.47%) Unix
5 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.053%) Android
10 1 (0.053%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1761 (92.88%) Business Intelligence
2 600 (31.65%) ETL
3 595 (31.38%) Analytics
4 486 (25.63%) Visualisation
5 398 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
6 371 (19.57%) Data Modelling
7 336 (17.72%) Data Visualisation
8 217 (11.45%) Data Management
9 203 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
10 197 (10.39%) Data Analysis
11 162 (8.54%) CRM
12 156 (8.23%) Data Analytics
13 139 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 134 (7.07%) Mathematics
15 130 (6.86%) Migration
16 115 (6.07%) Machine Learning
17 103 (5.43%) Scrum
18 101 (5.33%) SDLC
19 100 (5.27%) Business Analytics
20 98 (5.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1333 (70.31%) SQL
2 599 (31.59%) T-SQL
3 271 (14.29%) C#
4 202 (10.65%) Python
5 153 (8.07%) R
6 138 (7.28%) VBA
7 101 (5.33%) Java
8 86 (4.54%) JavaScript
9 85 (4.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 84 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 25 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 24 (1.27%) VB
14 21 (1.11%) Scala
15 14 (0.74%) X++
16 12 (0.63%) PHP
17 9 (0.47%) MATLAB
17 9 (0.47%) U-SQL
18 8 (0.42%) C
18 8 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 274 (14.45%) Degree
2 49 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 18 (0.95%) MCSA
7 13 (0.69%) Master's Degree
7 13 (0.69%) MBA
7 13 (0.69%) MCSE
8 11 (0.58%) ISEB
9 10 (0.53%) PhD
10 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.32%) MCP
10 6 (0.32%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.26%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.16%) ACCA
12 3 (0.16%) CISA
12 3 (0.16%) HND
12 3 (0.16%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.85%) Data Quality
2 56 (2.95%) QA
3 45 (2.37%) GDPR
4 26 (1.37%) SLA
5 7 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.26%) NEBOSH
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.16%) PMO
8 1 (0.053%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.053%) COBIT
8 1 (0.053%) GAAP
8 1 (0.053%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.90%) Docker
3 14 (0.74%) HDFS
4 8 (0.42%) Apache Flume
4 8 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.053%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (0.37%) Ansible
2 7 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (0.32%) Oozie
3 6 (0.32%) SCCM
3 6 (0.32%) SCOM
3 6 (0.32%) SCSM
4 4 (0.21%) Nagios
5 2 (0.11%) Puppet
6 1 (0.053%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.053%) Terraform
6 1 (0.053%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1018 (53.69%) Microsoft
2 678 (35.76%) Tableau
3 154 (8.12%) Cognos
4 137 (7.23%) Oracle
5 118 (6.22%) MicroStrategy
6 82 (4.32%) SAP
7 68 (3.59%) Google
8 66 (3.48%) IBM
9 59 (3.11%) Alteryx
10 34 (1.79%) Informatica
11 33 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (1.27%) Talend
13 21 (1.11%) Hortonworks
14 20 (1.05%) Twitter
15 17 (0.90%) Cloudera
16 15 (0.79%) Ab Initio
17 14 (0.74%) Birst
17 14 (0.74%) Teradata
18 12 (0.63%) MapR
18 12 (0.63%) Siebel