Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 143 217
Rank change year-on-year +28 +74 +101
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 1,286 3,123 2,523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.83% 2.49% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.89% 9.18% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 2,868 2,165
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £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 13,007 34,030 45,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.64% 27.08% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11,014 28,338 36,956
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,325 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +2 609 £60,000 - 75
North of England +23 211 £45,000 +5.88% 78
South East +52 175 £45,000 - 58
Midlands +25 153 £45,250 +0.56% 34
North West +29 129 £46,913 +10.38% 58
West Midlands +14 107 £49,000 +11.36% 26
South West +54 85 £41,250 -2.94% 18
Yorkshire +36 56 £45,000 - 15
East Midlands +46 46 £37,563 -16.53% 8
East of England +24 33 £57,500 +27.78% 22
North East +25 26 £37,000 -19.57% 5
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 1,286 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,121 (87.17%) Business Intelligence
3 880 (68.43%) SQL
4 520 (40.44%) Azure
5 516 (40.12%) Microsoft
6 466 (36.24%) SQL Server
7 459 (35.69%) Analytics
8 450 (34.99%) Data Warehouse
9 397 (30.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 387 (30.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 368 (28.62%) ETL
12 365 (28.38%) Tableau
13 360 (27.99%) Visualisation
14 330 (25.66%) Finance
15 323 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
16 314 (24.42%) Python
17 271 (21.07%) Data Modelling
18 264 (20.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 256 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
20 238 (18.51%) Data Visualisation
21 233 (18.12%) Microsoft Excel
22 209 (16.25%) T-SQL
23 191 (14.85%) Data Analytics
24 180 (14.00%) Data Lake
25 157 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
26 156 (12.13%) AWS
27 146 (11.35%) Big Data
28 136 (10.58%) Degree
29 133 (10.34%) JavaScript
30 128 (9.95%) 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 97 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 71 (5.52%) SAS
3 39 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 20 (1.56%) Apache Airflow
5 17 (1.32%) Apache
6 10 (0.78%) Confluence
7 9 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.47%) IIS
10 5 (0.39%) Drupal
10 5 (0.39%) Luigi
11 4 (0.31%) Apache Synapse
11 4 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.31%) nginx
12 3 (0.23%) CMS
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.16%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 233 (18.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.39%) SPSS
6 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.16%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.078%) Simulink
8 1 (0.078%) Weka
Business Applications
1 65 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.47%) Aareon QL
3 6 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.47%) Primavera
4 5 (0.39%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.39%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.16%) Line 500
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.16%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.078%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.078%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.078%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.078%) Maximo
6 1 (0.078%) Orchestrade
6 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.078%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,286 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 520 (40.44%) Azure
3 156 (12.13%) AWS
4 111 (8.63%) Azure Data Factory
5 108 (8.40%) PowerApps
6 95 (7.39%) Dynamics 365
7 86 (6.69%) Office 365
8 62 (4.82%) GCP
9 48 (3.73%) SaaS
10 39 (3.03%) PaaS
11 35 (2.72%) Google Analytics
12 26 (2.02%) Amazon S3
13 25 (1.94%) Power Automate
14 19 (1.48%) Serverless
15 18 (1.40%) IaaS
16 16 (1.24%) Logic Apps
17 14 (1.09%) OneDrive
18 13 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
19 12 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
20 11 (0.86%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) Firewall
2 5 (0.39%) DHCP
2 5 (0.39%) DNS
2 5 (0.39%) VPN
2 5 (0.39%) Wireless
3 4 (0.31%) Broadband
3 4 (0.31%) LAN
3 4 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.23%) Internet
4 3 (0.23%) Intranet
4 3 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.23%) Skype
4 3 (0.23%) VLAN
4 3 (0.23%) WAN
5 2 (0.16%) IPv4
6 1 (0.078%) CTI
6 1 (0.078%) SAN
6 1 (0.078%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.078%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 450 (34.99%) Data Warehouse
3 397 (30.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 387 (30.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 365 (28.38%) Tableau
6 264 (20.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 180 (14.00%) Data Lake
8 146 (11.35%) Big Data
9 122 (9.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 96 (7.47%) BusinessObjects
11 86 (6.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 85 (6.61%) QlikView
13 73 (5.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 69 (5.37%) Hadoop
15 64 (4.98%) Relational Database
16 61 (4.74%) OLAP
17 54 (4.20%) Looker
17 54 (4.20%) Snowflake Schema
18 49 (3.81%) Apache Hive
19 43 (3.34%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 45 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.42%) Visual Studio
3 30 (2.33%) JIRA
4 12 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.62%) GitLab
7 6 (0.47%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.23%) ERwin
9 3 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.23%) Toad
9 3 (0.23%) tSQLt
9 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (0.16%) CA Release Automation
10 2 (0.16%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.16%) GDB
10 2 (0.16%) Sourcetree
10 2 (0.16%) Subversion
11 1 (0.078%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 330 (25.66%) Finance
2 71 (5.52%) Marketing
3 50 (3.89%) Public Sector
4 47 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 43 (3.34%) Law
6 40 (3.11%) Banking
7 35 (2.72%) Retail
8 26 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.63%) Legal
10 18 (1.40%) Back Office
11 16 (1.24%) Electronics
12 14 (1.09%) Local Government
13 12 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.86%) Advertising
14 11 (0.86%) Front Office
15 6 (0.47%) Games
16 4 (0.31%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.31%) Housing Association
17 3 (0.23%) Publishing
17 3 (0.23%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 431 (33.51%) Developer
2 314 (24.42%) Analyst
3 234 (18.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 183 (14.23%) Data Engineer
5 126 (9.80%) Data Analyst
6 99 (7.70%) SQL Developer
7 98 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 90 (7.00%) Power BI Developer
9 73 (5.68%) Consultant
10 69 (5.37%) Senior Developer
11 68 (5.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 61 (4.74%) SQL BI Developer
13 47 (3.65%) SQL Analyst
14 46 (3.58%) Architect
14 46 (3.58%) SSIS Developer
15 44 (3.42%) Power BI Analyst
15 44 (3.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 42 (3.27%) Business Analyst
17 40 (3.11%) Data Manager
18 38 (2.95%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (8.79%) .NET
2 43 (3.34%) ASP.NET
2 43 (3.34%) HTML
3 42 (3.27%) MDX
3 42 (3.27%) REST
4 36 (2.80%) CSS
5 34 (2.64%) Web Services
6 31 (2.41%) AngularJS
7 27 (2.10%) .NET Framework
7 27 (2.10%) JSON
7 27 (2.10%) PySpark
7 27 (2.10%) XML
8 23 (1.79%) Natural Language Processing
8 23 (1.79%) SOAP
9 18 (1.40%) Pandas
10 16 (1.24%) HTML5
11 15 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (1.09%) TensorFlow
13 13 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.01%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 256 (19.91%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 48 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 31 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (2.18%) Algorithms
7 25 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 24 (1.87%) User Experience
9 22 (1.71%) Analytical Mindset
10 16 (1.24%) NHS
11 14 (1.09%) Reinsurance
12 12 (0.93%) Replication
13 10 (0.78%) Clustering
13 10 (0.78%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.78%) FMCG
14 9 (0.70%) Reference Data
15 8 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
15 8 (0.62%) Online Banking
16 6 (0.47%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (3.97%) Unix
2 41 (3.19%) Windows
3 19 (1.48%) Linux
4 14 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.70%) Windows 10
5 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (0.54%) Android
7 5 (0.39%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.16%) VMS
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.078%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,121 (87.17%) Business Intelligence
2 459 (35.69%) Analytics
3 368 (28.62%) ETL
4 360 (27.99%) Visualisation
5 323 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
6 271 (21.07%) Data Modelling
7 238 (18.51%) Data Visualisation
8 191 (14.85%) Data Analytics
9 157 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
10 128 (9.95%) Data Analysis
11 121 (9.41%) Data Science
12 119 (9.25%) DevOps
13 114 (8.86%) Scrum
14 107 (8.32%) Data Engineering
15 106 (8.24%) CRM
16 97 (7.54%) Machine Learning
17 96 (7.47%) Decision-Making
18 95 (7.39%) Migration
19 92 (7.15%) Requirements Gathering
20 90 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 880 (68.43%) SQL
2 314 (24.42%) Python
3 209 (16.25%) T-SQL
4 133 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 124 (9.64%) C#
6 107 (8.32%) R
7 77 (5.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 71 (5.52%) Java
9 67 (5.21%) PowerShell
10 50 (3.89%) PL/SQL
11 44 (3.42%) Shell Script
12 38 (2.95%) HiveQL
13 31 (2.41%) VBA
14 20 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.40%) C
16 14 (1.09%) Scala
17 10 (0.78%) MATLAB
18 9 (0.70%) X++
19 8 (0.62%) C++
19 8 (0.62%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (10.58%) Degree
2 33 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.62%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.47%) MCSE
8 6 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.39%) ISEB
9 5 (0.39%) MCSA
10 3 (0.23%) CISA
10 3 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.23%) PhD
11 2 (0.16%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.16%) ACCA
11 2 (0.16%) CIMA
11 2 (0.16%) MCTS
11 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (7.08%) Data Quality
2 28 (2.18%) QA
3 25 (1.94%) GDPR
4 12 (0.93%) SLA
5 11 (0.86%) PMO
6 5 (0.39%) IFRS
7 3 (0.23%) P3O
8 1 (0.078%) COBIT
8 1 (0.078%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 39 (3.03%) HDFS
2 27 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.78%) Docker
5 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.16%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.078%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.078%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (0.54%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.31%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.31%) SCCM
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.16%) Foglight
5 2 (0.16%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.078%) Ansible
6 1 (0.078%) Control-M
6 1 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.078%) Kibana
6 1 (0.078%) Oozie
6 1 (0.078%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.078%) Terraform
6 1 (0.078%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 516 (40.12%) Microsoft
2 87 (6.77%) Oracle
3 75 (5.83%) Databricks
4 63 (4.90%) Google
4 63 (4.90%) SAP
5 48 (3.73%) Cloudera
6 43 (3.34%) Informatica
7 42 (3.27%) Talend
8 31 (2.41%) Cognos
9 30 (2.33%) Alteryx
9 30 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.01%) VMware
11 11 (0.86%) Hortonworks
11 11 (0.86%) IBM
12 10 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
13 9 (0.70%) Sage
14 8 (0.62%) Teradata
15 6 (0.47%) Aareon
16 5 (0.39%) Blue Prism
16 5 (0.39%) SolarWinds