Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 340 736
Rank change year-on-year +104 +396 +379
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,418 1,497 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.50% 0.93% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 3.03% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 1,374 487
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,150
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,275 £75,875
UK median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +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 49,563 49,354 58,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.73% 30.70% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40,784 42,328 50,285
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,925 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +79 1,160 £55,000 -4.35% 110
South East +46 365 £47,500 - 45
North of England +89 290 £40,000 +3.23% 47
Midlands +68 231 £47,500 +11.76% 44
South West +74 174 £40,000 - 18
North West +60 161 £40,000 +6.67% 27
East of England +114 157 £42,750 -14.50% 16
West Midlands +56 151 £47,500 +18.75% 19
Yorkshire +44 99 £40,000 - 18
East Midlands +11 80 £47,500 - 23
North East +3 30 £38,000 -16.48% 2
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2,221 (91.85%) Business Intelligence
2 1,704 (70.47%) SQL
3 1,368 (56.58%) SQL Server
4 1,344 (55.58%) Microsoft
5 1,333 (55.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,206 (49.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 982 (40.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 900 (37.22%) Data Warehouse
9 884 (36.56%) Analytics
10 798 (33.00%) Tableau
11 763 (31.56%) Microsoft Azure
12 756 (31.27%) ETL
13 717 (29.65%) T-SQL
14 612 (25.31%) Visualisation
15 511 (21.13%) Finance
16 446 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
17 420 (17.37%) C#
18 418 (17.29%) Data Modelling
19 406 (16.79%) Microsoft Excel
20 392 (16.21%) Advertising
21 377 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
22 375 (15.51%) Big Data
23 368 (15.22%) QlikView
24 365 (15.10%) Data Analytics
25 345 (14.27%) Data Visualisation
26 339 (14.02%) .NET
27 324 (13.40%) Data Lake
28 318 (13.15%) Degree
29 295 (12.20%) Azure Data Factory
30 283 (11.70%) 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
1 150 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 113 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 69 (2.85%) SAS
4 36 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
5 29 (1.20%) Apache Pig
6 24 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (0.91%) Confluence
8 20 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (0.70%) Apache
10 10 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.33%) IIS
11 8 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.29%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.21%) JBoss
14 5 (0.21%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.12%) CMS
16 3 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 406 (16.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.28%) SPSS
5 23 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.041%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.041%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (0.041%) Weka
Business Applications
1 82 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
2 59 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 24 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 17 (0.70%) NetSuite
6 13 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 11 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (0.25%) Relativity
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.083%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.083%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 763 (31.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 295 (12.20%) Azure Data Factory
3 140 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
4 138 (5.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 101 (4.18%) IaaS
6 98 (4.05%) Serverless
7 88 (3.64%) Dynamics 365
8 85 (3.52%) Office 365
9 59 (2.44%) PaaS
10 48 (1.99%) Azure Machine Learning
11 37 (1.53%) Google Analytics
12 34 (1.41%) SaaS
13 32 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
14 30 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (1.03%) GitHub
16 22 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
16 22 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
16 22 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
17 20 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
18 9 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.66%) Firewall
2 14 (0.58%) SMS
3 11 (0.45%) Internet
3 11 (0.45%) Skype
4 7 (0.29%) VPN
5 6 (0.25%) DNS
6 5 (0.21%) LAN
6 5 (0.21%) WAN
7 4 (0.17%) HTTP
7 4 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.12%) Modbus
8 3 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.083%) Intranet
9 2 (0.083%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.083%) Wireless
10 1 (0.041%) FTP
10 1 (0.041%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.041%) VoIP
10 1 (0.041%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,368 (56.58%) SQL Server
2 1,333 (55.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,206 (49.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 982 (40.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 900 (37.22%) Data Warehouse
6 375 (15.51%) Big Data
7 368 (15.22%) QlikView
8 324 (13.40%) Data Lake
9 254 (10.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 174 (7.20%) OLAP
11 143 (5.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 143 (5.91%) Hadoop
12 141 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 138 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
14 134 (5.54%) Relational Database
15 123 (5.09%) PowerPivot
16 115 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 112 (4.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 109 (4.51%) BusinessObjects
19 92 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 202 (8.35%) Visual Studio
2 115 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 97 (4.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 68 (2.81%) JIRA
4 68 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
6 22 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (0.87%) TeamCity
8 17 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 10 (0.41%) TestRail
10 8 (0.33%) MorphX
10 8 (0.33%) MSTest
11 4 (0.17%) Ant
11 4 (0.17%) RStudio
12 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.083%) LINQPad
13 2 (0.083%) Maven
13 2 (0.083%) Subversion
14 1 (0.041%) NUnit
General
1 511 (21.13%) Finance
2 392 (16.21%) Advertising
3 170 (7.03%) Marketing
4 150 (6.20%) Retail
5 46 (1.90%) Banking
6 31 (1.28%) Games
6 31 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 31 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.16%) Law
7 28 (1.16%) Legal
8 25 (1.03%) Electronics
9 15 (0.62%) Automotive
10 14 (0.58%) Billing
11 11 (0.45%) Local Government
12 10 (0.41%) Front Office
13 4 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.12%) Back Office
14 3 (0.12%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.12%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 918 (37.97%) Developer
2 634 (26.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 543 (22.46%) Analyst
4 396 (16.38%) Consultant
5 294 (12.16%) SQL Developer
6 239 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 233 (9.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 184 (7.61%) Data Analyst
9 179 (7.40%) SSRS Developer
10 175 (7.24%) SQL BI Developer
11 151 (6.24%) SSIS Developer
12 149 (6.16%) Business Developer
13 136 (5.62%) Architect
14 132 (5.46%) Power BI Consultant
15 126 (5.21%) Senior Developer
16 124 (5.13%) Power BI Developer
17 121 (5.00%) Data Consultant
18 118 (4.88%) Azure Consultant
19 105 (4.34%) SQL Analyst
20 93 (3.85%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (14.02%) .NET
2 126 (5.21%) MDX
3 94 (3.89%) Web Services
4 88 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 80 (3.31%) .NET Framework
6 77 (3.18%) HTML
7 58 (2.40%) WPF
8 57 (2.36%) CSS
9 53 (2.19%) Entity Framework
9 53 (2.19%) jQuery
10 48 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (1.99%) SOAP
11 44 (1.82%) XML
12 43 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 41 (1.70%) REST
14 40 (1.65%) Kafka
15 31 (1.28%) HTML5
16 30 (1.24%) Pandas
17 26 (1.08%) Ajax
17 26 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 377 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 95 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
4 82 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 71 (2.94%) User Experience
6 70 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
7 62 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 42 (1.74%) Fintech
9 37 (1.53%) Replication
10 35 (1.45%) Clustering
11 30 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 29 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (0.95%) Mobile App
14 22 (0.91%) Life Science
15 19 (0.79%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.58%) NHS
17 13 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
18 12 (0.50%) Algorithms
19 9 (0.37%) Public Cloud
19 9 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (2.81%) Windows
2 51 (2.11%) Linux
3 23 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.41%) Windows 10
5 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.29%) Unix
7 5 (0.21%) HPUX
7 5 (0.21%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.12%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.12%) CentOS
8 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.12%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.12%) VMS
9 2 (0.083%) Android
10 1 (0.041%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.041%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,221 (91.85%) Business Intelligence
2 884 (36.56%) Analytics
3 756 (31.27%) ETL
4 612 (25.31%) Visualisation
5 446 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
6 418 (17.29%) Data Modelling
7 365 (15.10%) Data Analytics
8 345 (14.27%) Data Visualisation
9 283 (11.70%) Data Science
10 274 (11.33%) Data Analysis
11 254 (10.50%) Machine Learning
12 215 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
13 198 (8.19%) Data Management
14 178 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 157 (6.49%) Scrum
16 156 (6.45%) Mathematics
17 155 (6.41%) CRM
18 149 (6.16%) Presales
19 139 (5.75%) Kimball Methodology
20 137 (5.67%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,704 (70.47%) SQL
2 717 (29.65%) T-SQL
3 420 (17.37%) C#
4 270 (11.17%) Python
5 224 (9.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 183 (7.57%) R
7 132 (5.46%) VBA
8 117 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 96 (3.97%) Java
9 96 (3.97%) JavaScript
10 85 (3.52%) U-SQL
11 62 (2.56%) VB
12 55 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 41 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 37 (1.53%) Scala
15 20 (0.83%) MATLAB
16 18 (0.74%) C
17 14 (0.58%) X++
18 10 (0.41%) C++
19 6 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 318 (13.15%) Degree
2 71 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (1.45%) ISEB
4 28 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
5 26 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 24 (0.99%) MCSE
7 21 (0.87%) MCSA
8 20 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 20 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (0.54%) PhD
10 11 (0.45%) MCP
11 10 (0.41%) ACCA
11 10 (0.41%) Postgraduate
12 8 (0.33%) CIMA
13 7 (0.29%) MCSD
14 6 (0.25%) MBA
14 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (6.58%) Data Quality
2 74 (3.06%) QA
3 45 (1.86%) GDPR
4 31 (1.28%) Solvency II
5 23 (0.95%) SLA
6 12 (0.50%) PMO
7 3 (0.12%) EFQM
7 3 (0.12%) EMIR
7 3 (0.12%) MiFID
8 2 (0.083%) GAAP
8 2 (0.083%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.041%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.041%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.041%) FATCA
9 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
2 36 (1.49%) Docker
3 35 (1.45%) HDFS
4 30 (1.24%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.29%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.12%) XenApp
6 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.083%) XenServer
8 1 (0.041%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (0.33%) Oozie
3 6 (0.25%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.17%) Ambari
5 4 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (0.17%) SCCM
5 4 (0.17%) SCOM
5 4 (0.17%) SCSM
6 3 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.041%) Control-M
7 1 (0.041%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.041%) Kibana
7 1 (0.041%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,344 (55.58%) Microsoft
2 798 (33.00%) Tableau
3 180 (7.44%) Oracle
4 108 (4.47%) Google
5 107 (4.43%) Cognos
6 83 (3.43%) Alteryx
7 75 (3.10%) Informatica
7 75 (3.10%) SAP
8 64 (2.65%) Talend
9 61 (2.52%) IBM
10 54 (2.23%) MicroStrategy
11 47 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 21 (0.87%) Ab Initio
13 21 (0.87%) Cloudera
13 21 (0.87%) TIBCO
14 17 (0.70%) Capita
15 16 (0.66%) JD Edwards
15 16 (0.66%) Teradata
16 15 (0.62%) Birst