Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 227 327
Rank change year-on-year +76 +100 +339
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 3,225 2,556 1,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.41% 1.58% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.78% 5.20% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,828 2,092 1,513
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -

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 36,732 49,188 50,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.45% 30.40% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30,451 40,250 42,994
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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 +92 1,643 £57,500 +4.55% 156
North of England +102 527 £42,500 +6.25% 146
South East +6 387 £45,750 -8.50% 104
Midlands +64 334 £44,500 -6.32% 93
North West +125 298 £42,500 +1.19% 82
West Midlands +62 213 £45,000 -5.26% 70
Yorkshire +60 197 £42,500 +13.33% 47
East of England +87 178 £47,500 +11.76% 40
South West -18 148 £42,500 +6.25% 31
East Midlands +28 116 £44,250 -1.67% 23
North East +15 32 £39,500 +8.22% 17
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 3,225 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2,890 (89.61%) Business Intelligence
3 2,136 (66.23%) SQL
4 1,467 (45.49%) SQL Server
5 1,433 (44.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,394 (43.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1,340 (41.55%) Microsoft
8 1,255 (38.91%) Data Warehouse
9 1,123 (34.82%) Analytics
10 1,115 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 1,079 (33.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 911 (28.25%) ETL
13 895 (27.75%) Tableau
14 860 (26.67%) Visualisation
15 842 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
16 838 (25.98%) Finance
17 678 (21.02%) T-SQL
18 647 (20.06%) Data Modelling
19 612 (18.98%) Python
20 600 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
21 517 (16.03%) Microsoft Excel
22 463 (14.36%) Data Visualisation
23 446 (13.83%) QlikView
24 428 (13.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
25 396 (12.28%) C#
26 371 (11.50%) R
27 356 (11.04%) Data Analytics
28 337 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
29 330 (10.23%) Big Data
30 317 (9.83%) SharePoint

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
1 317 (9.83%) SharePoint
2 105 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 95 (2.95%) SAS
4 32 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (0.93%) Apache
6 22 (0.68%) Apache Pig
6 22 (0.68%) CMS
7 21 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (0.59%) IIS
8 19 (0.59%) Skype for Business
9 13 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.31%) ArcGIS
12 9 (0.28%) WordPress
13 8 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.22%) Confluence
15 5 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.16%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.12%) Camunda
Applications
1 517 (16.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 153 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (0.84%) SPSS
5 20 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.31%) Stata
8 6 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.093%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.031%) SPSS Modeler
12 1 (0.031%) Weka
Business Applications
1 131 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.65%) NetSuite
4 19 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.40%) SAP ERP
6 10 (0.31%) SAP BPC
6 10 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
7 9 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
7 9 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.12%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.093%) Infor SunSystems
9 3 (0.093%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.093%) SAP IBP
10 2 (0.062%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.062%) FastStats
10 2 (0.062%) Maximo
10 2 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.062%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 3,225 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,115 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 253 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
4 234 (7.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 192 (5.95%) Office 365
6 144 (4.47%) PowerApps
7 133 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
8 95 (2.95%) Google Analytics
9 76 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 68 (2.11%) PaaS
11 51 (1.58%) Microsoft Flow
12 41 (1.27%) Azure Machine Learning
13 40 (1.24%) Data Lake Analytics
13 40 (1.24%) OneDrive
14 32 (0.99%) IaaS
15 31 (0.96%) Serverless
16 30 (0.93%) SaaS
17 28 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
18 21 (0.65%) Azure Stack
19 20 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.68%) Network Security
2 21 (0.65%) Skype
3 19 (0.59%) Intranet
4 15 (0.47%) Broadband
4 15 (0.47%) Firewall
5 14 (0.43%) DNS
5 14 (0.43%) VPN
6 13 (0.40%) SAN
7 9 (0.28%) Internet
7 9 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (0.25%) DHCP
9 7 (0.22%) SMTP
10 5 (0.16%) FTP
10 5 (0.16%) IPsec
10 5 (0.16%) MPLS
10 5 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.12%) DKIM
11 4 (0.12%) IMAP
11 4 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,467 (45.49%) SQL Server
2 1,433 (44.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,394 (43.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,255 (38.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1,079 (33.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 446 (13.83%) QlikView
7 330 (10.23%) Big Data
8 295 (9.15%) Data Lake
9 224 (6.95%) Relational Database
10 206 (6.39%) Hadoop
11 195 (6.05%) Azure SQL Database
12 194 (6.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 192 (5.95%) BusinessObjects
14 161 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 161 (4.99%) SQL Server 2016
15 159 (4.93%) NoSQL
16 129 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 120 (3.72%) Qlik Sense
18 110 (3.41%) OLAP
19 87 (2.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 129 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 113 (3.50%) Git (software)
3 94 (2.91%) JIRA
4 66 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 39 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 13 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.22%) Artifactory
9 7 (0.22%) Maven
9 7 (0.22%) Subversion
10 6 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.19%) ER Studio
10 6 (0.19%) ERwin
10 6 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
11 5 (0.16%) Balsamiq
11 5 (0.16%) NUnit
11 5 (0.16%) Selenium
12 4 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 838 (25.98%) Finance
2 192 (5.95%) Retail
3 149 (4.62%) Marketing
4 74 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 70 (2.17%) Legal
6 66 (2.05%) Banking
7 65 (2.02%) Telecoms
8 45 (1.40%) Games
9 44 (1.36%) Law
10 36 (1.12%) Front Office
11 31 (0.96%) Advertising
12 25 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.74%) Electronics
14 23 (0.71%) Billing
15 17 (0.53%) Local Government
16 16 (0.50%) General Ledger
17 14 (0.43%) Back Office
17 14 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.37%) Automotive
19 10 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,348 (41.80%) Developer
2 859 (26.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 856 (26.54%) Analyst
4 399 (12.37%) SQL Developer
5 342 (10.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 275 (8.53%) Data Analyst
7 236 (7.32%) SQL BI Developer
8 205 (6.36%) Power BI Developer
9 180 (5.58%) Consultant
10 171 (5.30%) Senior Developer
11 133 (4.12%) Data Engineer
12 127 (3.94%) Architect
13 120 (3.72%) Business Developer
14 110 (3.41%) SSRS Developer
15 109 (3.38%) SQL Analyst
16 103 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Lead
17 101 (3.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
18 96 (2.98%) SSIS Developer
19 95 (2.95%) SQL Server Developer
20 93 (2.88%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (9.27%) .NET
2 202 (6.26%) MDX
3 137 (4.25%) HTML
4 127 (3.94%) ASP.NET
5 107 (3.32%) CSS
6 95 (2.95%) Web Services
7 82 (2.54%) Kafka
8 60 (1.86%) jQuery
9 49 (1.52%) XML
10 46 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (1.40%) JSON
12 44 (1.36%) REST
13 39 (1.21%) SOAP
14 36 (1.12%) HTML5
15 35 (1.09%) AngularJS
16 27 (0.84%) .NET Framework
17 26 (0.81%) React
18 25 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
19 23 (0.71%) D3.js
19 23 (0.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 600 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (5.24%) Management Information System
3 107 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
4 82 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
5 72 (2.23%) Data Centre
6 54 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 41 (1.27%) Life Science
8 35 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 33 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 33 (1.02%) User Experience
10 30 (0.93%) Public Cloud
11 25 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (0.74%) Replication
13 23 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
14 22 (0.68%) Derivative
15 21 (0.65%) Virtual Team
16 20 (0.62%) Equities
16 20 (0.62%) Fixed Income
17 17 (0.53%) Reinsurance
18 16 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 139 (4.31%) Windows
2 65 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 47 (1.46%) Unix
4 29 (0.90%) Linux
5 14 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.40%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.31%) Android
8 8 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.12%) VMS
10 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.031%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.031%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,890 (89.61%) Business Intelligence
2 1,123 (34.82%) Analytics
3 911 (28.25%) ETL
4 860 (26.67%) Visualisation
5 842 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
6 647 (20.06%) Data Modelling
7 463 (14.36%) Data Visualisation
8 356 (11.04%) Data Analytics
9 337 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
10 281 (8.71%) DevOps
11 280 (8.68%) Data Analysis
12 242 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
13 212 (6.57%) Scrum
14 211 (6.54%) CRM
15 195 (6.05%) Dashboard Development
16 178 (5.52%) Data Science
16 178 (5.52%) Machine Learning
17 166 (5.15%) Project Management
18 161 (4.99%) Data Management
19 160 (4.96%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 2,136 (66.23%) SQL
2 678 (21.02%) T-SQL
3 612 (18.98%) Python
4 428 (13.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 396 (12.28%) C#
6 371 (11.50%) R
7 203 (6.29%) PowerShell
8 195 (6.05%) Java
9 179 (5.55%) JavaScript
10 162 (5.02%) VBA
11 91 (2.82%) Scala
12 53 (1.64%) PL/SQL
13 45 (1.40%) PHP
14 30 (0.93%) VB
15 29 (0.90%) C
16 25 (0.78%) VB.NET
17 23 (0.71%) TypeScript
17 23 (0.71%) U-SQL
18 17 (0.53%) Bash Shell
19 11 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 308 (9.55%) Degree
2 66 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 27 (0.84%) MCSA
6 21 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
7 18 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.37%) MCSE
10 11 (0.34%) APMP
11 10 (0.31%) PhD
12 9 (0.28%) CBAP
12 9 (0.28%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.25%) CCNA
13 8 (0.25%) CISA
13 8 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.25%) HND
14 7 (0.22%) CISM
14 7 (0.22%) CISSP
14 7 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (5.92%) Data Quality
2 92 (2.85%) QA
3 49 (1.52%) GDPR
4 45 (1.40%) SLA
5 33 (1.02%) PMO
6 14 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
8 7 (0.22%) NIST
9 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.031%) Solvency II
System Software
1 62 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 27 (0.84%) Docker
3 21 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.25%) XenApp
7 6 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.12%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.12%) HDFS
9 2 (0.062%) vSphere
10 1 (0.031%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.031%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (1.46%) Ambari
2 23 (0.71%) Terraform
3 18 (0.56%) Kibana
3 18 (0.56%) SQL Sentry
4 16 (0.50%) Ansible
4 16 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.40%) Oozie
6 10 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.31%) Puppet
7 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.19%) SCCM
9 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.16%) SCOM
10 4 (0.12%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.093%) Grafana
11 3 (0.093%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.093%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.062%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.031%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1,340 (41.55%) Microsoft
2 895 (27.75%) Tableau
3 182 (5.64%) SAP
4 174 (5.40%) Oracle
5 160 (4.96%) Google
6 134 (4.16%) Databricks
7 66 (2.05%) IBM
8 62 (1.92%) Informatica
9 57 (1.77%) Cognos
10 52 (1.61%) Cloudera
11 48 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (1.36%) Alteryx
12 44 (1.36%) Talend
13 30 (0.93%) JD Edwards
14 25 (0.78%) VMware
15 24 (0.74%) Sage
16 23 (0.71%) HP
17 21 (0.65%) Cadence
17 21 (0.65%) Citrix
17 21 (0.65%) MicroStrategy