Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 429 843
Rank change year-on-year +171 +414 +308
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,033 1,139 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.06% 2.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,723 1,060 354
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,300
90th Percentile £73,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -9.52%

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 50,029 49,198 62,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.68% 29.85% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42,006 42,357 53,764
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +96 910 £55,000 - 94
South East +103 333 £45,000 -10.00% 51
North of England +123 295 £38,000 +1.33% 56
Midlands +95 185 £43,500 -3.33% 33
South West +129 176 £42,500 +6.25% 29
North West +58 176 £38,000 +8.57% 30
West Midlands +95 138 £41,250 +3.13% 19
East of England +41 114 £50,000 -4.76% 28
Yorkshire +73 95 £40,000 - 24
East Midlands +32 47 £45,000 -10.00% 13
North East -5 24 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 1,879 (92.42%) Business Intelligence
2 1,433 (70.49%) SQL
3 1,186 (58.34%) SQL Server
4 1,097 (53.96%) Microsoft
5 1,062 (52.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1,013 (49.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 807 (39.70%) Data Warehouse
8 786 (38.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 730 (35.91%) Tableau
10 705 (34.68%) Analytics
11 613 (30.15%) T-SQL
12 605 (29.76%) ETL
13 592 (29.12%) Microsoft Azure
14 544 (26.76%) Visualisation
15 450 (22.13%) Finance
16 403 (19.82%) QlikView
17 368 (18.10%) Data Modelling
18 347 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
19 330 (16.23%) Microsoft Excel
20 329 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
21 318 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
22 308 (15.15%) C#
23 272 (13.38%) Big Data
24 266 (13.08%) .NET
25 253 (12.44%) Data Management
26 243 (11.95%) Degree
27 242 (11.90%) Data Analytics
28 238 (11.71%) Advertising
29 236 (11.61%) Python
29 236 (11.61%) 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
1 159 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 97 (4.77%) Apache Spark
3 75 (3.69%) SAS
4 30 (1.48%) Apache Pig
5 19 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (0.84%) Apache
7 13 (0.64%) Skype for Business
8 10 (0.49%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.34%) Drupal
11 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.20%) JBoss
13 4 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
14 3 (0.15%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.15%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.098%) IIS
Applications
1 330 (16.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.87%) SPSS
4 28 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.15%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.098%) Stata
Business Applications
1 97 (4.77%) Dynamics AX
2 59 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (0.59%) SAP Business One
5 11 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.49%) NetSuite
7 9 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.30%) Relativity
9 5 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 5 (0.25%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 592 (29.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (8.02%) Azure Data Factory
3 121 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
4 98 (4.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 72 (3.54%) Office 365
6 62 (3.05%) Azure Machine Learning
7 57 (2.80%) Dynamics 365
8 46 (2.26%) IaaS
9 44 (2.16%) Serverless
10 33 (1.62%) Google Analytics
11 26 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 23 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
13 21 (1.03%) GitHub
13 21 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
14 20 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
14 20 (0.98%) PaaS
15 18 (0.89%) SaaS
16 16 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
17 15 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
18 10 (0.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.57%) Firewall
2 19 (0.93%) Internet
3 18 (0.89%) DNS
4 15 (0.74%) Skype
5 11 (0.54%) SMS
6 7 (0.34%) VPN
7 5 (0.25%) LAN
7 5 (0.25%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.25%) WAN
8 3 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.15%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.098%) GoToMeeting
9 2 (0.098%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.049%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,186 (58.34%) SQL Server
2 1,062 (52.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1,013 (49.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 807 (39.70%) Data Warehouse
5 786 (38.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 403 (19.82%) QlikView
7 272 (13.38%) Big Data
8 177 (8.71%) Data Lake
9 167 (8.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 159 (7.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 148 (7.28%) Hadoop
12 147 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
13 141 (6.94%) OLAP
14 125 (6.15%) Relational Database
15 123 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
16 101 (4.97%) SQL Server 2014
17 88 (4.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 82 (4.03%) PowerPivot
19 71 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
20 70 (3.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 143 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 80 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 72 (3.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 57 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.23%) JIRA
6 14 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (0.54%) MorphX
8 6 (0.30%) ERwin
8 6 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.20%) Ant
9 4 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.15%) Maven
11 2 (0.098%) LINQPad
11 2 (0.098%) Subversion
12 1 (0.049%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.049%) MSTest
12 1 (0.049%) Selenium
12 1 (0.049%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.049%) tSQLt
12 1 (0.049%) WebDriver
General
1 450 (22.13%) Finance
2 238 (11.71%) Advertising
3 134 (6.59%) Retail
4 127 (6.25%) Marketing
5 82 (4.03%) Banking
6 40 (1.97%) Legal
7 32 (1.57%) Law
8 22 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 19 (0.93%) Electronics
9 19 (0.93%) Front Office
10 18 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 16 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.74%) Billing
14 14 (0.69%) Automotive
15 13 (0.64%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.30%) Games
16 6 (0.30%) Publishing
17 5 (0.25%) Back Office
18 3 (0.15%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 786 (38.66%) Developer
2 548 (26.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 410 (20.17%) Analyst
4 250 (12.30%) Consultant
5 248 (12.20%) SQL Developer
6 176 (8.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 163 (8.02%) SQL BI Developer
8 159 (7.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 155 (7.62%) Data Analyst
10 135 (6.64%) SSIS Developer
11 132 (6.49%) Business Developer
12 129 (6.35%) SSRS Developer
13 123 (6.05%) Architect
14 111 (5.46%) SQL Analyst
15 89 (4.38%) Business Intelligence Lead
16 85 (4.18%) Power BI Developer
17 80 (3.94%) Microsoft Developer
18 78 (3.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
19 74 (3.64%) Senior Developer
19 74 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (13.08%) .NET
2 143 (7.03%) MDX
3 82 (4.03%) ASP.NET
4 80 (3.94%) Web Services
5 59 (2.90%) HTML
6 53 (2.61%) REST
7 51 (2.51%) CSS
8 44 (2.16%) WPF
9 38 (1.87%) .NET Framework
10 36 (1.77%) SOAP
10 36 (1.77%) XML
11 29 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (1.23%) JSON
13 22 (1.08%) Kafka
14 20 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (0.89%) Pandas
16 17 (0.84%) Entity Framework
16 17 (0.84%) HTML5
16 17 (0.84%) MLlib
17 16 (0.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 318 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 79 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
4 77 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 54 (2.66%) Data Structures
6 46 (2.26%) User Experience
7 38 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.48%) Clustering
9 28 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 22 (1.08%) NHS
11 17 (0.84%) Fintech
11 17 (0.84%) Life Science
12 15 (0.74%) Private Cloud
13 14 (0.69%) Replication
14 13 (0.64%) Social Media
15 12 (0.59%) Virtual Team
16 11 (0.54%) FMCG
16 11 (0.54%) Mobile App
17 10 (0.49%) Algorithms
17 10 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 82 (4.03%) Windows
2 47 (2.31%) Linux
3 42 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 19 (0.93%) Windows 10
5 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.20%) Unix
10 3 (0.15%) CentOS
11 2 (0.098%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,879 (92.42%) Business Intelligence
2 705 (34.68%) Analytics
3 605 (29.76%) ETL
4 544 (26.76%) Visualisation
5 368 (18.10%) Data Modelling
6 347 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
7 329 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
8 253 (12.44%) Data Management
9 242 (11.90%) Data Analytics
10 236 (11.61%) Data Analysis
11 178 (8.76%) Kimball Methodology
12 176 (8.66%) CRM
13 162 (7.97%) Data Science
13 162 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 140 (6.89%) Machine Learning
15 137 (6.74%) Migration
16 123 (6.05%) Mathematics
17 121 (5.95%) Presales
18 104 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
19 97 (4.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1,433 (70.49%) SQL
2 613 (30.15%) T-SQL
3 308 (15.15%) C#
4 236 (11.61%) Python
5 166 (8.17%) R
6 143 (7.03%) VBA
7 107 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 100 (4.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 87 (4.28%) JavaScript
10 78 (3.84%) Java
11 58 (2.85%) VB
12 34 (1.67%) U-SQL
13 32 (1.57%) VB.NET
14 31 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.33%) Scala
16 17 (0.84%) X++
17 10 (0.49%) MATLAB
18 9 (0.44%) C
19 8 (0.39%) PHP
20 6 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 243 (11.95%) Degree
2 79 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (1.57%) MCSA
4 30 (1.48%) ISEB
5 25 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (0.93%) MCSE
6 19 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.79%) MBA
8 16 (0.79%) MCP
9 15 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
10 14 (0.69%) PhD
11 10 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.44%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.44%) Postgraduate
13 8 (0.39%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.25%) HNC
15 5 (0.25%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (6.49%) Data Quality
2 66 (3.25%) QA
3 60 (2.95%) GDPR
4 31 (1.52%) Solvency II
5 24 (1.18%) SLA
6 7 (0.34%) PMO
7 4 (0.20%) NEBOSH
8 2 (0.098%) EMIR
8 2 (0.098%) GAAP
8 2 (0.098%) MiFID
9 1 (0.049%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.049%) COBIT
9 1 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.049%) FATCA
9 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (1.33%) HDFS
4 24 (1.18%) Docker
5 12 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.34%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.15%) XenApp
9 1 (0.049%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.049%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (0.54%) Oozie
3 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (0.44%) SCCM
4 9 (0.44%) SCOM
4 9 (0.44%) SCSM
5 7 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.25%) Ansible
8 4 (0.20%) Nagios
9 2 (0.098%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.098%) Puppet
10 1 (0.049%) Ambari
10 1 (0.049%) Control-M
10 1 (0.049%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.049%) Terraform
10 1 (0.049%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,097 (53.96%) Microsoft
2 730 (35.91%) Tableau
3 144 (7.08%) Oracle
4 130 (6.39%) Cognos
5 98 (4.82%) Google
6 88 (4.33%) SAP
7 85 (4.18%) Alteryx
8 74 (3.64%) IBM
8 74 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
9 41 (2.02%) Informatica
10 36 (1.77%) Talend
11 30 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (1.08%) Teradata
13 19 (0.93%) Twitter
14 18 (0.89%) Cloudera
15 17 (0.84%) Ab Initio
16 15 (0.74%) TIBCO
17 14 (0.69%) Atlassian
18 13 (0.64%) Apple
19 12 (0.59%) Capita