Period
to 14 August 2020

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 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 150 220
Rank change year-on-year +41 +70 +110
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 1,631 3,189 2,519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.85% 2.43% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.29% 8.91% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 2,944 2,213
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,925 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 15,852 35,803 47,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.70% 27.25% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13,033 29,685 39,028
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,589 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 August 2020.

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 August 2020. 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 +5 775 £62,500 +4.17% 67
North of England +30 242 £44,000 +3.53% 43
South East +77 234 £47,500 +2.15% 30
Midlands +43 194 £47,500 +5.56% 33
West Midlands +52 151 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North West +20 131 £45,000 +5.88% 17
South West +90 121 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire +47 77 £47,500 +11.76% 17
East of England +9 50 £47,500 +5.56% 21
East Midlands +16 41 £38,750 -13.89% 8
North East +33 34 £36,375 -8.49% 9
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 1,631 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,435 (87.98%) Business Intelligence
3 1,127 (69.10%) SQL
4 746 (45.74%) Microsoft
5 683 (41.88%) Azure
6 660 (40.47%) SQL Server
7 594 (36.42%) Data Warehouse
8 578 (35.44%) Analytics
9 555 (34.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 547 (33.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 473 (29.00%) Tableau
12 439 (26.92%) Finance
13 435 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 431 (26.43%) ETL
14 431 (26.43%) Visualisation
15 399 (24.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 365 (22.38%) Python
17 358 (21.95%) Data Modelling
18 324 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
19 314 (19.25%) T-SQL
20 280 (17.17%) Data Visualisation
21 247 (15.14%) Data Lake
22 241 (14.78%) Microsoft Excel
23 222 (13.61%) .NET
24 212 (13.00%) C#
25 205 (12.57%) Data Analytics
26 195 (11.96%) Data Analysis
27 190 (11.65%) DevOps
28 189 (11.59%) Big Data
29 188 (11.53%) Problem-Solving

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
1 133 (8.15%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.86%) SAS
3 62 (3.80%) Apache Spark
4 25 (1.53%) Apache
5 15 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
5 15 (0.92%) Confluence
5 15 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (0.80%) IIS
7 12 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.49%) Apache Synapse
8 8 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.31%) CMS
11 5 (0.31%) Luigi
12 4 (0.25%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 241 (14.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.49%) SPSS
6 3 (0.18%) Figma
6 3 (0.18%) InVision
6 3 (0.18%) Marvel
6 3 (0.18%) Sketch
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.061%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.061%) Weka
Business Applications
1 63 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.37%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
5 4 (0.25%) Aareon QL
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.18%) Primavera
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.12%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.12%) iTrent
7 2 (0.12%) Line 500
7 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.12%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.061%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1,631 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 683 (41.88%) Azure
3 179 (10.97%) AWS
4 171 (10.48%) Azure Data Factory
5 118 (7.23%) PowerApps
6 110 (6.74%) Dynamics 365
7 105 (6.44%) Office 365
8 83 (5.09%) SaaS
9 82 (5.03%) GCP
10 64 (3.92%) PaaS
11 36 (2.21%) Serverless
12 32 (1.96%) Power Automate
13 30 (1.84%) Google Analytics
14 29 (1.78%) Amazon S3
15 28 (1.72%) IaaS
16 26 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
17 25 (1.53%) Azure Stack
17 25 (1.53%) Logic Apps
18 21 (1.29%) Azure Machine Learning
19 20 (1.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.67%) Intranet
1 11 (0.67%) Skype
2 7 (0.43%) DNS
3 6 (0.37%) LAN
3 6 (0.37%) WAN
4 4 (0.25%) Firewall
4 4 (0.25%) Internet
4 4 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.18%) DHCP
5 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.12%) IPv4
6 2 (0.12%) WebEx
6 2 (0.12%) Wireless
7 1 (0.061%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.061%) CTI
7 1 (0.061%) Extranet
7 1 (0.061%) Network Security
7 1 (0.061%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (40.47%) SQL Server
2 594 (36.42%) Data Warehouse
3 555 (34.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 547 (33.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 399 (24.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 247 (15.14%) Data Lake
7 189 (11.59%) Big Data
8 168 (10.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 115 (7.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 111 (6.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 105 (6.44%) BusinessObjects
12 99 (6.07%) QlikView
13 87 (5.33%) Snowflake Schema
14 86 (5.27%) OLAP
15 81 (4.97%) Hadoop
16 72 (4.41%) Relational Database
17 61 (3.74%) NoSQL
18 58 (3.56%) Amazon Redshift
19 54 (3.31%) Cosmos DB
20 49 (3.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 78 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 77 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 45 (2.76%) JIRA
4 28 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 20 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.67%) Visual Studio Code
8 10 (0.61%) Gatling
8 10 (0.61%) Selenium
9 9 (0.55%) NUnit
9 9 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.49%) ERwin
10 8 (0.49%) GitLab
11 5 (0.31%) ER Studio
11 5 (0.31%) GDB
11 5 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.31%) Sourcetree
11 5 (0.31%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.25%) Flyway
12 4 (0.25%) Liquibase
General
1 439 (26.92%) Finance
2 102 (6.25%) Marketing
3 74 (4.54%) Law
4 55 (3.37%) Retail
5 42 (2.58%) Banking
6 40 (2.45%) Public Sector
7 38 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.41%) Legal
9 21 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.23%) Advertising
11 16 (0.98%) Back Office
12 13 (0.80%) Local Government
13 11 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.55%) Electronics
15 8 (0.49%) Front Office
16 7 (0.43%) Publishing
17 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.37%) Games
17 6 (0.37%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.25%) Police
Job Titles
1 566 (34.70%) Developer
2 381 (23.36%) Analyst
3 328 (20.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 191 (11.71%) Data Engineer
5 160 (9.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 145 (8.89%) SQL Developer
7 124 (7.60%) Data Analyst
8 106 (6.50%) Power BI Developer
9 100 (6.13%) Consultant
10 96 (5.89%) Senior Developer
11 85 (5.21%) SQL BI Developer
12 84 (5.15%) Architect
13 83 (5.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 73 (4.48%) SSIS Developer
15 64 (3.92%) Business Developer
16 63 (3.86%) Azure Engineer
17 59 (3.62%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
18 58 (3.56%) Power BI Analyst
19 54 (3.31%) SQL Analyst
20 51 (3.13%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (13.61%) .NET
2 81 (4.97%) HTML
3 71 (4.35%) MDX
4 63 (3.86%) ASP.NET
5 62 (3.80%) CSS
6 48 (2.94%) REST
7 47 (2.88%) Web Services
8 43 (2.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 42 (2.58%) AngularJS
10 37 (2.27%) .NET Core
10 37 (2.27%) .NET Framework
11 33 (2.02%) PySpark
12 32 (1.96%) HTML5
13 31 (1.90%) JSON
14 28 (1.72%) XML
15 26 (1.59%) SOAP
16 23 (1.41%) Pandas
17 20 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (1.16%) Entity Framework
18 19 (1.16%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 324 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
3 78 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 56 (3.43%) Data Structures
5 44 (2.70%) User Experience
6 36 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 31 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (1.66%) Reinsurance
9 26 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
10 21 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 16 (0.98%) Clustering
12 12 (0.74%) FMCG
12 12 (0.74%) NHS
13 11 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.67%) Replication
14 9 (0.55%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.55%) Life Science
15 8 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.49%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (6.38%) Windows
2 45 (2.76%) Windows Server
3 41 (2.51%) Unix
4 34 (2.08%) Linux
5 22 (1.35%) Windows 10
6 13 (0.80%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (0.49%) Android
7 8 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.061%) CentOS
11 1 (0.061%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,435 (87.98%) Business Intelligence
2 578 (35.44%) Analytics
3 435 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 431 (26.43%) ETL
4 431 (26.43%) Visualisation
5 358 (21.95%) Data Modelling
6 280 (17.17%) Data Visualisation
7 205 (12.57%) Data Analytics
8 195 (11.96%) Data Analysis
9 190 (11.65%) DevOps
10 188 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
11 157 (9.63%) Data Science
12 147 (9.01%) Machine Learning
13 141 (8.65%) Data Engineering
14 132 (8.09%) CRM
15 121 (7.42%) Data Management
16 116 (7.11%) Migration
17 110 (6.74%) Dashboard Development
18 109 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 108 (6.62%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,127 (69.10%) SQL
2 365 (22.38%) Python
3 314 (19.25%) T-SQL
4 212 (13.00%) C#
5 145 (8.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 138 (8.46%) R
7 128 (7.85%) JavaScript
8 108 (6.62%) PowerShell
9 99 (6.07%) Java
10 48 (2.94%) VBA
11 38 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 36 (2.21%) Scala
12 36 (2.21%) VB.NET
13 28 (1.72%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.29%) HiveQL
15 15 (0.92%) C
15 15 (0.92%) U-SQL
16 14 (0.86%) VB
16 14 (0.86%) X++
17 12 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 168 (10.30%) Degree
2 42 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (0.98%) MCSA
8 14 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.74%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.61%) ISEB
10 10 (0.61%) PhD
11 9 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
12 8 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.37%) MCSE
14 5 (0.31%) CIMA
14 5 (0.31%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.25%) ACCA
15 4 (0.25%) AWS Certification
15 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 46 (2.82%) GDPR
3 29 (1.78%) QA
4 17 (1.04%) PMO
4 17 (1.04%) SLA
5 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.25%) IFRS
7 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.061%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.061%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.061%) NIST
9 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.84%) Docker
3 22 (1.35%) HDFS
4 18 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.061%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 24 (1.47%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.04%) Kibana
3 15 (0.92%) Terraform
4 11 (0.67%) Ansible
4 11 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 10 (0.61%) Puppet
6 8 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.37%) Grafana
8 5 (0.31%) SCCM
9 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.12%) SCOM
11 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.12%) WSUS
12 1 (0.061%) Control-M
12 1 (0.061%) Graylog
12 1 (0.061%) Oozie
12 1 (0.061%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.061%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 746 (45.74%) Microsoft
2 473 (29.00%) Tableau
3 117 (7.17%) Oracle
4 111 (6.81%) Databricks
5 74 (4.54%) SAP
6 69 (4.23%) Google
7 52 (3.19%) Cognos
8 41 (2.51%) Talend
9 38 (2.33%) Alteryx
10 36 (2.21%) Informatica
11 35 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (1.59%) Cloudera
13 23 (1.41%) IBM
14 19 (1.16%) Teradata
15 17 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
16 16 (0.98%) VMware
17 14 (0.86%) Hortonworks
18 13 (0.80%) Netezza
19 12 (0.74%) Dynatrace
19 12 (0.74%) Intapp