Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 112 155
Rank change year-on-year +15 +43 +77
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 3,370 1,844 3,230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.37% 2.90% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.97% 10.47% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,780 1,537 2,846
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,000 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,625 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,550 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -

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 28,146 17,615 36,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.16% 27.73% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19,083 14,606 30,894
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,427
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in England

Power BI
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI in England.

Salary trend for Power BI in England

Power BI
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in England over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 +4 1,572 £60,000 -4.00% 244
North of England +44 592 £42,750 -2.84% 99
Midlands +14 437 £45,000 -2.70% 95
South East -17 390 £45,000 -10.00% 87
West Midlands +2 335 £47,500 -5.00% 62
North West +27 286 £45,000 - 61
Yorkshire +33 263 £42,500 -12.37% 27
South West -27 206 £40,000 -11.11% 20
East of England +9 116 £45,000 -14.29% 48
East Midlands +10 101 £42,500 +13.33% 32
North East -18 43 £37,500 +2.74% 11
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 3,370 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2,889 (85.73%) Business Intelligence
3 2,216 (65.76%) SQL
4 1,358 (40.30%) Azure
5 1,283 (38.07%) Microsoft
6 1,239 (36.77%) Analytics
7 1,135 (33.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1,033 (30.65%) SQL Server
9 983 (29.17%) Visualisation
10 909 (26.97%) ETL
11 864 (25.64%) Tableau
12 835 (24.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 834 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 807 (23.95%) Finance
15 801 (23.77%) Social Skills
16 705 (20.92%) Python
17 703 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
18 699 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
19 693 (20.56%) Data Modelling
20 670 (19.88%) Microsoft Excel
21 577 (17.12%) Data Visualisation
22 557 (16.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 505 (14.99%) T-SQL
24 449 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
25 444 (13.18%) Data Analysis
26 408 (12.11%) DevOps
27 401 (11.90%) Azure Data Factory
28 375 (11.13%) PowerApps
29 369 (10.95%) AWS
30 357 (10.59%) Data Science

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
1 312 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 96 (2.85%) Apache Spark
3 57 (1.69%) Apache
4 44 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
5 30 (0.89%) SAS
6 23 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.62%) IIS
8 13 (0.39%) Confluence
9 12 (0.36%) Apache Synapse
10 11 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.21%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.18%) Luigi
13 5 (0.15%) Appian
13 5 (0.15%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.15%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.15%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.15%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.089%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.089%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 670 (19.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 189 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
3 71 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 69 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 53 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
6 23 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.15%) SPSS
9 1 (0.030%) Stata
Business Applications
1 161 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 36 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
4 30 (0.89%) NetSuite
5 22 (0.65%) FastStats
6 17 (0.50%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 12 (0.36%) Shopify
8 9 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (0.24%) Primavera
10 7 (0.21%) Elite 3E
10 7 (0.21%) Magento
11 6 (0.18%) Eloqua
11 6 (0.18%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.15%) SAP Business One
12 5 (0.15%) SAP CO
12 5 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 4 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
13 4 (0.12%) OPENHousing
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3,370 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,358 (40.30%) Azure
3 401 (11.90%) Azure Data Factory
4 375 (11.13%) PowerApps
5 369 (10.95%) AWS
6 283 (8.40%) Dynamics 365
7 275 (8.16%) Power Automate
8 267 (7.92%) Microsoft 365
9 188 (5.58%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 180 (5.34%) Snowflake
11 169 (5.01%) GCP
12 125 (3.71%) SaaS
13 123 (3.65%) Azure Logic Apps
14 108 (3.20%) PaaS
15 97 (2.88%) Serverless
16 67 (1.99%) Azure Functions
17 61 (1.81%) IaaS
18 59 (1.75%) Google Analytics
19 55 (1.63%) GitHub
20 44 (1.31%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.68%) Intranet
2 19 (0.56%) DNS
2 19 (0.56%) FTP
3 17 (0.50%) DHCP
3 17 (0.50%) Extranet
4 16 (0.47%) VPN
5 11 (0.33%) IPsec
6 9 (0.27%) Internet
7 7 (0.21%) Firewall
8 6 (0.18%) LAN
8 6 (0.18%) WAN
9 5 (0.15%) SAN
10 4 (0.12%) NAS
11 3 (0.089%) Broadband
11 3 (0.089%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.089%) Skype
11 3 (0.089%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.089%) WinSCP
12 2 (0.059%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.030%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,135 (33.68%) Data Warehouse
2 1,033 (30.65%) SQL Server
3 864 (25.64%) Tableau
4 835 (24.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 834 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 557 (16.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 321 (9.53%) Data Lake
8 214 (6.35%) Big Data
9 213 (6.32%) Relational Database
10 209 (6.20%) Azure SQL Database
11 166 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 165 (4.90%) QlikView
13 142 (4.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 142 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
14 111 (3.29%) Data Mining
15 103 (3.06%) Looker
16 101 (3.00%) NoSQL
17 99 (2.94%) OLAP
18 98 (2.91%) Hadoop
19 77 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 128 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 117 (3.47%) Visual Studio
3 95 (2.82%) JIRA
4 46 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 42 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.47%) Visual Studio Code
8 15 (0.45%) Babel
8 15 (0.45%) webpack
9 10 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 10 (0.30%) ERwin
10 7 (0.21%) ER Studio
10 7 (0.21%) Selenium
11 5 (0.15%) Cypress.io
11 5 (0.15%) GitLab
11 5 (0.15%) JUnit
11 5 (0.15%) Postman
12 4 (0.12%) LSMW
12 4 (0.12%) NUnit
12 4 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 807 (23.95%) Finance
2 801 (23.77%) Social Skills
3 703 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
4 199 (5.91%) Marketing
5 178 (5.28%) Retail
6 103 (3.06%) Presentation Skills
7 100 (2.97%) Organisational Skills
8 99 (2.94%) Law
9 95 (2.82%) Manufacturing
10 80 (2.37%) Banking
11 77 (2.28%) Advertising
12 63 (1.87%) Public Sector
13 53 (1.57%) Legal
14 31 (0.92%) Influencing Skills
14 31 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 31 (0.92%) Publishing
15 22 (0.65%) Telecoms
16 21 (0.62%) Games
17 20 (0.59%) French Language
17 20 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 993 (29.47%) Developer
2 953 (28.28%) Analyst
3 525 (15.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 448 (13.29%) Data Analyst
5 367 (10.89%) Data Engineer
6 271 (8.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 202 (5.99%) Architect
8 179 (5.31%) Power BI Developer
9 172 (5.10%) SQL Developer
10 169 (5.01%) Consultant
11 156 (4.63%) Power BI Analyst
12 142 (4.21%) Azure Engineer
13 140 (4.15%) Data Architect
14 131 (3.89%) Business Developer
15 112 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
15 112 (3.32%) SQL Analyst
16 89 (2.64%) Data Manager
16 89 (2.64%) Senior Developer
17 80 (2.37%) Business Analyst
18 74 (2.20%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (8.37%) .NET
2 143 (4.24%) HTML
3 111 (3.29%) CSS
4 105 (3.12%) REST
5 90 (2.67%) JSON
6 89 (2.64%) ASP.NET
7 85 (2.52%) MDX
8 74 (2.20%) XML
9 70 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 66 (1.96%) React
10 66 (1.96%) Web Services
11 63 (1.87%) AngularJS
12 57 (1.69%) jQuery
13 53 (1.57%) Kafka
14 42 (1.25%) D3.js
15 38 (1.13%) PySpark
16 37 (1.10%) Pandas
17 35 (1.04%) .NET Core
18 34 (1.01%) TensorFlow
19 33 (0.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 186 (5.52%) Management Information System
2 128 (3.80%) Data Structures
3 85 (2.52%) User Experience
4 77 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 56 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 42 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
8 35 (1.04%) Virtual Team
9 28 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 27 (0.80%) Life Science
11 26 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (0.77%) Reference Data
12 24 (0.71%) NHS
13 23 (0.68%) Driving Licence
13 23 (0.68%) Public Cloud
13 23 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
14 22 (0.65%) Mobile App
15 20 (0.59%) Housing Association
15 20 (0.59%) Marketing Technology
16 17 (0.50%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 109 (3.23%) Windows
2 46 (1.36%) Linux
3 43 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 34 (1.01%) Windows 10
5 24 (0.71%) Android
5 24 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 24 (0.71%) Unix
6 15 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.42%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (0.15%) zOS
10 4 (0.12%) SUSE
10 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.089%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.059%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.059%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.030%) AIX
13 1 (0.030%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.030%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.030%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,889 (85.73%) Business Intelligence
2 1,239 (36.77%) Analytics
3 983 (29.17%) Visualisation
4 909 (26.97%) ETL
5 699 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
6 693 (20.56%) Data Modelling
7 577 (17.12%) Data Visualisation
8 449 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
9 444 (13.18%) Data Analysis
10 408 (12.11%) DevOps
11 357 (10.59%) Data Science
12 353 (10.47%) Data Management
13 330 (9.79%) Data Analytics
14 311 (9.23%) CRM
15 294 (8.72%) Decision-Making
16 267 (7.92%) Migration
17 258 (7.66%) Dashboard Development
18 251 (7.45%) Data Architecture
19 250 (7.42%) Data Engineering
20 230 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2,216 (65.76%) SQL
2 705 (20.92%) Python
3 505 (14.99%) T-SQL
4 329 (9.76%) C#
5 237 (7.03%) R
6 235 (6.97%) JavaScript
7 217 (6.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 185 (5.49%) PowerShell
9 121 (3.59%) VBA
10 106 (3.15%) Java
11 55 (1.63%) Scala
12 39 (1.16%) VB
13 37 (1.10%) VB.NET
14 35 (1.04%) TypeScript
15 33 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 31 (0.92%) C
17 22 (0.65%) Shell Script
18 20 (0.59%) Ruby
19 17 (0.50%) U-SQL
20 11 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 354 (10.50%) Degree
2 75 (2.23%) Security Cleared
3 57 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 33 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.33%) ACCA
8 11 (0.33%) CIMA
9 10 (0.30%) MCSA
9 10 (0.30%) PMP
10 9 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.27%) MCSE
11 8 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.21%) AAT
12 7 (0.21%) MBA
12 7 (0.21%) PhD
12 7 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
13 6 (0.18%) ISEB
13 6 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (8.49%) Data Quality
2 115 (3.41%) QA
3 114 (3.38%) GDPR
4 52 (1.54%) SLA
5 24 (0.71%) PMO
6 14 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.39%) GRC
8 11 (0.33%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.089%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.089%) NIST
11 2 (0.059%) HL7
12 1 (0.030%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.030%) GxP
12 1 (0.030%) ITGC
12 1 (0.030%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.030%) Solvency II
System Software
1 83 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.28%) Docker
3 28 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.47%) Firmware
5 10 (0.30%) HDFS
5 10 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.12%) vSphere
7 3 (0.089%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.030%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.030%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.030%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 49 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 21 (0.62%) Ansible
2 21 (0.62%) Terraform
3 14 (0.42%) SCCM
4 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (0.15%) Control-M
8 4 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.12%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.12%) Kibana
9 3 (0.089%) Grafana
9 3 (0.089%) Oozie
9 3 (0.089%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.089%) Puppet
10 2 (0.059%) Nagios
10 2 (0.059%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.059%) WSUS
11 1 (0.030%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 1,283 (38.07%) Microsoft
2 255 (7.57%) Databricks
3 176 (5.22%) SAP
4 162 (4.81%) Google
5 154 (4.57%) Oracle
6 132 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 99 (2.94%) Alteryx
8 76 (2.26%) Cognos
9 66 (1.96%) IBM
10 59 (1.75%) Informatica
11 50 (1.48%) ServiceNow
12 45 (1.34%) JD Edwards
13 42 (1.25%) Talend
14 41 (1.22%) Adobe
15 24 (0.71%) Teradata
15 24 (0.71%) VMware
16 21 (0.62%) Sage
16 21 (0.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 20 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
18 19 (0.56%) Dell