Period
to 20 November 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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 211 305
Rank change year-on-year +68 +94 +221
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 3,093 2,572 1,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.45% 1.69% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.15% 5.82% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,648 2,098 1,619
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 33,808 44,186 50,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.81% 29.10% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28,211 36,552 42,300
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £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 November 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 November 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 +75 1,483 £60,000 +1.69% 194
North of England +96 470 £42,500 +6.25% 96
South East +19 441 £45,000 -10.00% 107
Midlands +53 342 £44,000 -2.22% 83
North West +114 290 £41,808 -1.63% 64
West Midlands +89 253 £42,500 -8.11% 60
South West +46 188 £42,500 - 42
East of England +75 167 £45,000 +1.81% 37
Yorkshire +51 158 £45,000 +12.50% 23
East Midlands -5 86 £45,000 - 22
North East +1 23 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3,093 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2,722 (88.01%) Business Intelligence
3 2,041 (65.99%) SQL
4 1,383 (44.71%) SQL Server
5 1,332 (43.06%) Microsoft
6 1,274 (41.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,199 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,185 (38.31%) Data Warehouse
9 1,051 (33.98%) Azure
10 994 (32.14%) Analytics
11 912 (29.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 882 (28.52%) Visualisation
13 864 (27.93%) Finance
14 845 (27.32%) Tableau
15 815 (26.35%) ETL
16 715 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
17 624 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
18 614 (19.85%) T-SQL
19 544 (17.59%) Data Modelling
20 504 (16.29%) Microsoft Excel
21 497 (16.07%) Data Visualisation
22 478 (15.45%) Python
23 414 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
24 399 (12.90%) C#
25 386 (12.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
26 347 (11.22%) QlikView
27 343 (11.09%) Degree
28 325 (10.51%) R
29 323 (10.44%) .NET
30 304 (9.83%) Data Analysis

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
1 283 (9.15%) SharePoint
2 103 (3.33%) SAS
3 82 (2.65%) Apache Spark
4 42 (1.36%) Apache
5 33 (1.07%) IIS
6 23 (0.74%) ArcGIS
7 20 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.32%) Anypoint
11 9 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.29%) WordPress
12 8 (0.26%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.23%) Confluence
14 5 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
14 5 (0.16%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.13%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.065%) IBM Domino
16 2 (0.065%) Mule
16 2 (0.065%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 504 (16.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 134 (4.33%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.00%) SPSS
5 30 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 26 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.26%) ProjectWise
8 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.097%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.097%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.097%) SPSS Modeler
10 2 (0.065%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.032%) Stata
Business Applications
1 103 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
3 36 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 20 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
6 11 (0.36%) Primavera
7 10 (0.32%) SAP ERP
8 9 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
8 9 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
8 9 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.26%) FastStats
10 7 (0.23%) Temenos T24
11 6 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 6 (0.19%) OPENHousing
12 5 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
13 4 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
14 3 (0.097%) Aareon QL
14 3 (0.097%) SessionCam
15 2 (0.065%) Raiser's Edge
15 2 (0.065%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3,093 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,051 (33.98%) Azure
3 250 (8.08%) AWS
4 218 (7.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 202 (6.53%) Office 365
6 169 (5.46%) Dynamics 365
7 163 (5.27%) PowerApps
8 79 (2.55%) PaaS
9 69 (2.23%) Google Analytics
10 57 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
11 53 (1.71%) GCP
12 48 (1.55%) Microsoft Flow
13 42 (1.36%) SaaS
14 40 (1.29%) Data Lake Analytics
15 32 (1.03%) Serverless
16 27 (0.87%) IaaS
17 24 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
18 22 (0.71%) Azure Functions
19 21 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
20 19 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.61%) Network Security
2 14 (0.45%) Firewall
3 13 (0.42%) DNS
4 11 (0.36%) SMTP
5 9 (0.29%) SAN
6 8 (0.26%) DHCP
6 8 (0.26%) DKIM
6 8 (0.26%) DMARC
6 8 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (0.26%) FTP
6 8 (0.26%) IMAP
6 8 (0.26%) POP3
7 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.19%) Intranet
9 5 (0.16%) Broadband
9 5 (0.16%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.097%) Internet
11 3 (0.097%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,383 (44.71%) SQL Server
2 1,274 (41.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,199 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,185 (38.31%) Data Warehouse
5 912 (29.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 347 (11.22%) QlikView
7 272 (8.79%) Data Lake
8 215 (6.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 207 (6.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 192 (6.21%) Big Data
11 165 (5.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 158 (5.11%) Relational Database
13 139 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
14 117 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 116 (3.75%) SQL Server 2016
16 114 (3.69%) NoSQL
17 107 (3.46%) Qlik Sense
18 87 (2.81%) Hadoop
19 80 (2.59%) OLAP
20 67 (2.17%) Looker
Development Applications
1 129 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 126 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 120 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 89 (2.88%) JIRA
5 86 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 44 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 26 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (0.81%) NUnit
9 21 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
10 20 (0.65%) SpecFlow
11 19 (0.61%) Jenkins
12 16 (0.52%) Bitbucket
13 10 (0.32%) Fiddler
13 10 (0.32%) LINQPad
14 8 (0.26%) Artifactory
14 8 (0.26%) Maven
14 8 (0.26%) Selenium
14 8 (0.26%) Subversion
15 6 (0.19%) ER Studio
15 6 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
General
1 864 (27.93%) Finance
2 200 (6.47%) Marketing
3 163 (5.27%) Retail
4 94 (3.04%) Banking
5 69 (2.23%) Public Sector
6 61 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 53 (1.71%) Legal
8 51 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.29%) Front Office
10 37 (1.20%) Advertising
11 34 (1.10%) Law
12 28 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 23 (0.74%) Publishing
14 15 (0.48%) Back Office
15 11 (0.36%) Electronics
15 11 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.32%) Games
17 9 (0.29%) Social Housing
18 8 (0.26%) Billing
18 8 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,219 (39.41%) Developer
2 889 (28.74%) Analyst
3 742 (23.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 360 (11.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 317 (10.25%) Data Analyst
6 281 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 181 (5.85%) Power BI Developer
8 161 (5.21%) Architect
9 154 (4.98%) Senior Developer
10 147 (4.75%) Consultant
11 128 (4.14%) Business Developer
12 117 (3.78%) SQL BI Developer
13 110 (3.56%) Power BI Analyst
14 105 (3.39%) SQL Analyst
15 102 (3.30%) Data Engineer
16 95 (3.07%) Lead Developer
17 88 (2.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
17 88 (2.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
18 84 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
19 83 (2.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (10.44%) .NET
2 151 (4.88%) MDX
3 111 (3.59%) HTML
4 103 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 87 (2.81%) Web Services
6 68 (2.20%) CSS
7 63 (2.04%) REST
8 51 (1.65%) XML
9 48 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 41 (1.33%) jQuery
11 40 (1.29%) SOAP
12 39 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (1.23%) Node.js
14 36 (1.16%) JSON
15 35 (1.13%) D3.js
16 29 (0.94%) Natural Language Processing
17 27 (0.87%) ASP.NET Core
17 27 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 26 (0.84%) AngularJS
19 24 (0.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 624 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 79 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
4 73 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
5 58 (1.88%) User Experience
6 52 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 47 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 47 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 28 (0.91%) Credit Risk
9 27 (0.87%) Replication
10 26 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
10 26 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 24 (0.78%) Algorithms
12 23 (0.74%) Derivative
12 23 (0.74%) Equities
12 23 (0.74%) Fixed Income
13 21 (0.68%) Reinsurance
14 19 (0.61%) Clustering
15 18 (0.58%) FMCG
15 18 (0.58%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 159 (5.14%) Windows
2 94 (3.04%) Windows Server
3 34 (1.10%) Unix
4 22 (0.71%) Linux
5 18 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.42%) VMS
7 8 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.16%) Android
9 5 (0.16%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.032%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,722 (88.01%) Business Intelligence
2 994 (32.14%) Analytics
3 882 (28.52%) Visualisation
4 815 (26.35%) ETL
5 715 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
6 544 (17.59%) Data Modelling
7 497 (16.07%) Data Visualisation
8 414 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
9 304 (9.83%) Data Analysis
10 289 (9.34%) DevOps
11 283 (9.15%) Data Analytics
12 209 (6.76%) Dashboard Development
13 202 (6.53%) Migration
14 176 (5.69%) CRM
14 176 (5.69%) Data Management
14 176 (5.69%) Data Science
14 176 (5.69%) Decision-Making
15 173 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 167 (5.40%) ERP
16 167 (5.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2,041 (65.99%) SQL
2 614 (19.85%) T-SQL
3 478 (15.45%) Python
4 399 (12.90%) C#
5 386 (12.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 325 (10.51%) R
7 154 (4.98%) PowerShell
8 153 (4.95%) VBA
9 150 (4.85%) Java
10 149 (4.82%) JavaScript
11 52 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 47 (1.52%) C
13 39 (1.26%) X++
14 34 (1.10%) PHP
15 31 (1.00%) VB
16 27 (0.87%) VB.NET
17 19 (0.61%) U-SQL
18 18 (0.58%) Scala
19 10 (0.32%) MATLAB
20 9 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 343 (11.09%) Degree
2 102 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 12 (0.39%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.36%) APMP
9 9 (0.29%) HND
9 9 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.29%) MCSA
9 9 (0.29%) PhD
9 9 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.26%) ISEB
10 8 (0.26%) MBCS
11 6 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
12 5 (0.16%) CGEIT
13 4 (0.13%) CIMA
13 4 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (7.08%) Data Quality
2 79 (2.55%) QA
3 48 (1.55%) GDPR
4 20 (0.65%) PMO
4 20 (0.65%) SLA
5 16 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.42%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.065%) COBIT
8 2 (0.065%) NIST
9 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.032%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.032%) MiFID
9 1 (0.032%) NCSC
9 1 (0.032%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.81%) Docker
3 24 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.19%) XenApp
7 3 (0.097%) HDFS
8 2 (0.065%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (0.84%) Kibana
2 23 (0.74%) Terraform
3 20 (0.65%) Automic
4 16 (0.52%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.48%) Ansible
6 12 (0.39%) Control-M
6 12 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.39%) Puppet
6 12 (0.39%) SQL Sentry
7 8 (0.26%) AirWatch
7 8 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.23%) SCCM
9 5 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.13%) Perfmon
10 4 (0.13%) Salt
11 2 (0.065%) SCOM
11 2 (0.065%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.032%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.032%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,332 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 845 (27.32%) Tableau
3 200 (6.47%) Oracle
4 125 (4.04%) SAP
5 124 (4.01%) Google
6 98 (3.17%) Databricks
7 86 (2.78%) Cognos
8 61 (1.97%) Informatica
9 47 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
11 44 (1.42%) IBM
11 44 (1.42%) JD Edwards
12 41 (1.33%) Alteryx
13 35 (1.13%) Talend
14 33 (1.07%) Adobe
14 33 (1.07%) VMware
15 23 (0.74%) RedGate
16 22 (0.71%) Teradata
17 21 (0.68%) Cadence
18 20 (0.65%) FactSet