Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 131 182 251
Rank change year-on-year +51 +69 +132
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,705 2,677 2,303
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.52% 1.95% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.44% 6.89% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,392 2,351 2,081
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,888 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 28,658 38,835 50,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.65% 28.24% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23,615 32,181 42,845
Median annual salary £53,931 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3 April 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 3 April 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 +37 1,231 £62,500 +4.17% 144
South East +80 450 £50,000 +2.04% 103
North of England +44 428 £45,000 +5.88% 98
Midlands +31 270 £45,000 - 76
North West +39 257 £47,500 +11.76% 45
South West +89 214 £45,000 +12.50% 46
West Midlands +51 206 £45,000 -10.00% 63
Yorkshire +15 120 £45,000 +5.88% 43
East of England +15 106 £45,750 +1.67% 36
East Midlands -7 62 £40,000 -5.88% 13
North East +23 51 £39,000 +1.96% 10
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 2,705 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2,338 (86.43%) Business Intelligence
3 1,843 (68.13%) SQL
4 1,111 (41.07%) Microsoft
5 1,065 (39.37%) SQL Server
6 1,025 (37.89%) Data Warehouse
7 955 (35.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 935 (34.57%) Azure
9 927 (34.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 893 (33.01%) Analytics
11 774 (28.61%) Tableau
12 752 (27.80%) Finance
13 743 (27.47%) ETL
14 686 (25.36%) Visualisation
15 658 (24.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 603 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
17 548 (20.26%) Python
18 543 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
19 507 (18.74%) Data Modelling
20 497 (18.37%) T-SQL
21 433 (16.01%) Microsoft Excel
22 432 (15.97%) Data Visualisation
23 356 (13.16%) Data Analysis
24 327 (12.09%) C#
25 319 (11.79%) DevOps
26 305 (11.28%) R
27 300 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
28 298 (11.02%) Degree
29 288 (10.65%) Data Lake
30 287 (10.61%) Data Analytics

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
1 230 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 106 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 82 (3.03%) SAS
4 39 (1.44%) Apache
5 23 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
6 20 (0.74%) IIS
7 16 (0.59%) Confluence
8 14 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.26%) Anypoint
10 7 (0.26%) Jupyter
10 7 (0.26%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.22%) CMS
11 6 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.15%) Apache Synapse
13 4 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 433 (16.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 125 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.92%) SPSS
6 12 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.30%) ProjectWise
8 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.22%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.18%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.15%) Notepad++
12 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
14 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.037%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 68 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
4 18 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.41%) Primavera
6 7 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.22%) Carpe Diem
7 6 (0.22%) Elite 3E
7 6 (0.22%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.18%) RiskWrite
8 5 (0.18%) SessionCam
9 4 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
9 4 (0.15%) iTrent
9 4 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.11%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.074%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 2,705 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 935 (34.57%) Azure
3 247 (9.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 226 (8.35%) AWS
5 166 (6.14%) Office 365
6 163 (6.03%) Dynamics 365
7 121 (4.47%) PowerApps
8 87 (3.22%) PaaS
9 81 (2.99%) GCP
9 81 (2.99%) SaaS
10 47 (1.74%) IaaS
11 46 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 42 (1.55%) Google Analytics
13 37 (1.37%) Azure Stack
14 34 (1.26%) Data Lake Analytics
14 34 (1.26%) Serverless
15 30 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
16 27 (1.00%) Microsoft Flow
17 22 (0.81%) Amazon S3
17 22 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.70%) Intranet
2 18 (0.67%) Skype
3 10 (0.37%) DNS
4 8 (0.30%) LAN
4 8 (0.30%) WAN
5 7 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.18%) Firewall
6 5 (0.18%) FTP
6 5 (0.18%) Internet
7 4 (0.15%) Extranet
7 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.15%) SSL
8 3 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.11%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (0.11%) VLAN
8 3 (0.11%) WebEx
8 3 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.074%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.074%) DHCP
9 2 (0.074%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,065 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 1,025 (37.89%) Data Warehouse
3 955 (35.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 927 (34.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 658 (24.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 288 (10.65%) Data Lake
7 240 (8.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 198 (7.32%) Big Data
9 195 (7.21%) QlikView
10 177 (6.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 152 (5.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 115 (4.25%) BusinessObjects
13 103 (3.81%) NoSQL
13 103 (3.81%) Relational Database
14 89 (3.29%) OLAP
15 87 (3.22%) Snowflake Schema
16 85 (3.14%) Hadoop
17 82 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
18 74 (2.74%) Cosmos DB
18 74 (2.74%) Looker
Development Applications
1 99 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 93 (3.44%) Visual Studio
3 91 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 67 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
5 66 (2.44%) JIRA
6 62 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 20 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (0.70%) ERwin
9 15 (0.55%) Gatling
9 15 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.48%) NUnit
11 11 (0.41%) Selenium
12 7 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.26%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.22%) JUnit
13 6 (0.22%) Subversion
13 6 (0.22%) Visual Studio Code
14 5 (0.18%) Liquibase
14 5 (0.18%) RStudio
General
1 752 (27.80%) Finance
2 211 (7.80%) Marketing
3 103 (3.81%) Retail
4 80 (2.96%) Law
5 61 (2.26%) Legal
6 60 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 58 (2.14%) Banking
8 55 (2.03%) Public Sector
9 43 (1.59%) Advertising
10 30 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.78%) Publishing
12 15 (0.55%) Games
13 11 (0.41%) Front Office
14 10 (0.37%) Automotive
15 9 (0.33%) Electronics
16 8 (0.30%) Back Office
16 8 (0.30%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.30%) Local Government
17 6 (0.22%) Police
18 5 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 821 (30.35%) Developer
2 787 (29.09%) Analyst
3 506 (18.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 317 (11.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 265 (9.80%) Data Analyst
6 183 (6.77%) Architect
7 180 (6.65%) Data Engineer
8 167 (6.17%) Consultant
9 163 (6.03%) SQL Developer
10 108 (3.99%) Business Developer
11 105 (3.88%) Business Analyst
11 105 (3.88%) Senior Developer
12 103 (3.81%) Power BI Developer
13 99 (3.66%) Power BI Analyst
14 93 (3.44%) Data Architect
15 90 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
16 89 (3.29%) DBA
16 89 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
16 89 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
17 85 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (10.46%) .NET
2 109 (4.03%) HTML
3 100 (3.70%) MDX
4 95 (3.51%) Web Services
5 80 (2.96%) CSS
6 62 (2.29%) ASP.NET
7 53 (1.96%) REST
8 44 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (1.63%) XML
9 34 (1.26%) JSON
10 33 (1.22%) .NET Core
11 31 (1.15%) Natural Language Processing
11 31 (1.15%) SOAP
12 29 (1.07%) AngularJS
13 28 (1.04%) Kafka
14 21 (0.78%) HTML5
15 20 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (0.74%) D3.js
16 19 (0.70%) PySpark
17 18 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 543 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 91 (3.36%) Data Structures
3 91 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
4 54 (2.00%) User Experience
5 48 (1.77%) Reinsurance
6 45 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (1.00%) Tandem
8 24 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 23 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
10 22 (0.81%) Clustering
11 19 (0.70%) Data Centre
12 18 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (0.67%) Public Cloud
13 17 (0.63%) Mobile App
14 15 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (0.52%) FMCG
15 14 (0.52%) Life Science
16 12 (0.44%) Social Media
17 11 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 145 (5.36%) Windows
2 56 (2.07%) Windows Server
3 24 (0.89%) Linux
4 19 (0.70%) Windows 10
4 19 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (0.63%) Unix
5 17 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (0.37%) Windows 2000
6 10 (0.37%) Windows XP
7 7 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.037%) MVS
10 1 (0.037%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,338 (86.43%) Business Intelligence
2 893 (33.01%) Analytics
3 743 (27.47%) ETL
4 686 (25.36%) Visualisation
5 603 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
6 507 (18.74%) Data Modelling
7 432 (15.97%) Data Visualisation
8 356 (13.16%) Data Analysis
9 319 (11.79%) DevOps
10 300 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
11 287 (10.61%) Data Analytics
12 233 (8.61%) Migration
13 219 (8.10%) Data Science
14 185 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 180 (6.65%) Machine Learning
16 175 (6.47%) Data Management
17 168 (6.21%) Project Management
18 158 (5.84%) Dashboard Development
19 156 (5.77%) CRM
20 152 (5.62%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,843 (68.13%) SQL
2 548 (20.26%) Python
3 497 (18.37%) T-SQL
4 327 (12.09%) C#
5 305 (11.28%) R
6 237 (8.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 165 (6.10%) PowerShell
8 115 (4.25%) Java
9 114 (4.21%) JavaScript
10 113 (4.18%) VBA
11 51 (1.89%) VB
12 46 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 42 (1.55%) Scala
14 34 (1.26%) X++
15 27 (1.00%) C
16 26 (0.96%) U-SQL
17 25 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 20 (0.74%) MATLAB
19 15 (0.55%) PHP
20 10 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 298 (11.02%) Degree
2 66 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 23 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.63%) MCSA
7 16 (0.59%) Master's Degree
8 14 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.44%) DBS Check
10 11 (0.41%) ISEB
11 10 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.37%) PhD
12 8 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.26%) ACCA
13 7 (0.26%) CIMA
13 7 (0.26%) CISSP
14 6 (0.22%) CISM
15 5 (0.18%) CISA
15 5 (0.18%) OSCP
15 5 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (5.73%) Data Quality
2 69 (2.55%) GDPR
3 63 (2.33%) QA
4 31 (1.15%) PMO
5 26 (0.96%) Solvency II
6 19 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.55%) SLA
8 5 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.15%) COBIT
9 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.074%) IFRS
11 2 (0.074%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.074%) NIST
12 1 (0.037%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.037%) MiFID
12 1 (0.037%) NCSC
12 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.22%) Docker
3 28 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 30 (1.11%) Terraform
2 28 (1.04%) Kibana
3 21 (0.78%) Kubernetes
4 19 (0.70%) Ansible
5 16 (0.59%) SCCM
6 12 (0.44%) Puppet
7 10 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.22%) Grafana
9 6 (0.22%) SCOM
9 6 (0.22%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.22%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.18%) Automic
10 5 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.15%) Salt
12 3 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.074%) WSUS
14 1 (0.037%) logstash
14 1 (0.037%) Perfmon
14 1 (0.037%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1,111 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 774 (28.61%) Tableau
3 163 (6.03%) Oracle
4 145 (5.36%) Databricks
5 123 (4.55%) Google
6 78 (2.88%) Cognos
7 69 (2.55%) SAP
8 52 (1.92%) Alteryx
9 51 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (1.59%) IBM
10 43 (1.59%) Informatica
11 42 (1.55%) Talend
12 31 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
13 30 (1.11%) Intapp
14 26 (0.96%) Adobe
15 25 (0.92%) Teradata
16 24 (0.89%) RedGate
16 24 (0.89%) VMware
17 21 (0.78%) Workday
18 19 (0.70%) Facebook