Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 319 639
Rank change year-on-year +99 +320 +480
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 2,519 1,726 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.60% 1.04% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.32% 3.42% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,068 1,538 598
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -4.00% +5.26%

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 47,382 50,517 55,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.03% 30.50% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38,751 42,377 48,239
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +106 1,213 £57,500 - 120
South East +31 407 £50,000 +5.26% 51
North of England +53 298 £40,000 - 54
Midlands +71 263 £47,500 +11.76% 41
East of England +126 160 £42,500 - 20
South West +40 151 £40,000 -4.76% 24
West Midlands +60 148 £47,500 +18.75% 24
North West +31 148 £42,500 +6.25% 26
East Midlands +49 115 £47,500 +5.56% 17
Yorkshire +32 115 £39,000 -6.02% 19
North East +7 35 £36,500 -7.01% 9
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2,299 (91.27%) Business Intelligence
2 1,791 (71.10%) SQL
3 1,431 (56.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,423 (56.49%) SQL Server
5 1,393 (55.30%) Microsoft
6 1,304 (51.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,041 (41.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1,026 (40.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 837 (33.23%) ETL
10 827 (32.83%) Analytics
11 800 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 794 (31.52%) T-SQL
13 788 (31.28%) Tableau
14 698 (27.71%) Visualisation
15 594 (23.58%) Finance
16 543 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
17 437 (17.35%) C#
18 428 (16.99%) Data Modelling
19 419 (16.63%) Microsoft Excel
20 415 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
21 382 (15.16%) Data Visualisation
22 376 (14.93%) .NET
23 368 (14.61%) Big Data
24 364 (14.45%) Degree
25 360 (14.29%) Advertising
26 344 (13.66%) QlikView
27 319 (12.66%) Data Lake
28 299 (11.87%) Python
29 290 (11.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
30 276 (10.96%) 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
1 153 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 107 (4.25%) Apache Spark
3 62 (2.46%) SAS
4 40 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 37 (1.47%) Confluence
6 27 (1.07%) IIS
7 23 (0.91%) Apache
8 20 (0.79%) Apache Pig
8 20 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.24%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.20%) CMS
11 5 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.16%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.12%) WordPress
14 2 (0.079%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.079%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.079%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.079%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.079%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 419 (16.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (0.75%) SPSS
4 16 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.079%) Stata
8 1 (0.040%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.040%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.040%) Weka
Business Applications
1 108 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
3 40 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 34 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 24 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
6 15 (0.60%) NetSuite
7 12 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 9 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.079%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.079%) Finacle
9 2 (0.079%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.040%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.040%) FastStats
10 1 (0.040%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.040%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.040%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.040%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.040%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.040%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 800 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 250 (9.92%) Azure Data Factory
3 157 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
4 101 (4.01%) Dynamics 365
5 100 (3.97%) PaaS
6 99 (3.93%) Office 365
7 71 (2.82%) IaaS
8 64 (2.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 51 (2.02%) Serverless
10 45 (1.79%) Azure Machine Learning
11 41 (1.63%) SaaS
12 30 (1.19%) Google Analytics
13 29 (1.15%) Data Lake Analytics
14 26 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
14 26 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (0.56%) GitHub
17 13 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
18 10 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
19 8 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.60%) SMS
2 9 (0.36%) DNS
2 9 (0.36%) Firewall
2 9 (0.36%) Internet
3 8 (0.32%) HTTP
3 8 (0.32%) Skype
4 7 (0.28%) VPN
5 4 (0.16%) Intranet
5 4 (0.16%) LAN
5 4 (0.16%) SSL
5 4 (0.16%) WAN
6 3 (0.12%) DHCP
6 3 (0.12%) FTP
6 3 (0.12%) Modbus
6 3 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.12%) Wireless
7 2 (0.079%) Extranet
7 2 (0.079%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.079%) MPLS
7 2 (0.079%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,431 (56.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1,423 (56.49%) SQL Server
3 1,304 (51.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1,041 (41.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1,026 (40.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 368 (14.61%) Big Data
7 344 (13.66%) QlikView
8 319 (12.66%) Data Lake
9 227 (9.01%) Azure SQL Database
10 170 (6.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 155 (6.15%) OLAP
12 151 (5.99%) Hadoop
13 147 (5.84%) BusinessObjects
13 147 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 137 (5.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 125 (4.96%) SQL Server 2016
16 123 (4.88%) Relational Database
17 121 (4.80%) PowerPivot
18 115 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
19 92 (3.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 185 (7.34%) Visual Studio
2 100 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 98 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 93 (3.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 72 (2.86%) JIRA
6 42 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 40 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 31 (1.23%) TeamCity
9 25 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (0.99%) Bitbucket
10 14 (0.56%) Subversion
11 12 (0.48%) TestRail
12 7 (0.28%) ER Studio
12 7 (0.28%) MSTest
13 6 (0.24%) ERwin
13 6 (0.24%) SonarQube
14 5 (0.20%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 3 (0.12%) Hudson
16 3 (0.12%) MorphX
General
1 594 (23.58%) Finance
2 360 (14.29%) Advertising
3 171 (6.79%) Marketing
4 162 (6.43%) Retail
5 49 (1.95%) Banking
6 34 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.27%) Games
8 28 (1.11%) Telecoms
9 26 (1.03%) Automotive
10 25 (0.99%) Law
11 22 (0.87%) Legal
12 15 (0.60%) Electronics
12 15 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.56%) Local Government
14 8 (0.32%) Publishing
15 6 (0.24%) Back Office
15 6 (0.24%) Front Office
15 6 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.20%) French Language
17 4 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,080 (42.87%) Developer
2 692 (27.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 614 (24.37%) Analyst
4 360 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 326 (12.94%) Consultant
6 295 (11.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 199 (7.90%) SQL BI Developer
8 196 (7.78%) Data Analyst
9 189 (7.50%) SSRS Developer
10 184 (7.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 183 (7.26%) SSIS Developer
12 172 (6.83%) Business Developer
13 168 (6.67%) Senior Developer
14 149 (5.92%) Power BI Developer
15 125 (4.96%) Data Consultant
16 122 (4.84%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
17 120 (4.76%) Architect
17 120 (4.76%) SSAS Developer
18 107 (4.25%) Azure Consultant
19 95 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (14.93%) .NET
2 159 (6.31%) MDX
3 118 (4.68%) HTML
4 108 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 106 (4.21%) Web Services
6 89 (3.53%) .NET Framework
7 86 (3.41%) CSS
8 76 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (2.74%) Entity Framework
9 69 (2.74%) jQuery
10 59 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (2.06%) SOAP
12 50 (1.98%) XML
13 45 (1.79%) Kafka
13 45 (1.79%) REST
14 44 (1.75%) Ajax
15 41 (1.63%) WPF
16 39 (1.55%) HTML5
17 36 (1.43%) AngularJS
18 35 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 415 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
3 118 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 80 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 70 (2.78%) User Experience
6 68 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 56 (2.22%) Fintech
8 49 (1.95%) Replication
8 49 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 34 (1.35%) Driving Licence
11 28 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 24 (0.95%) Reinsurance
13 22 (0.87%) Life Science
14 21 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (0.79%) FMCG
16 17 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.60%) Clustering
17 15 (0.60%) NHS
18 14 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 67 (2.66%) Windows
2 43 (1.71%) Linux
3 24 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 15 (0.60%) Unix
5 14 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.20%) HPUX
9 4 (0.16%) VMS
9 4 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.079%) Android
10 2 (0.079%) CentOS
10 2 (0.079%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.040%) AIX
11 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.040%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.040%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,299 (91.27%) Business Intelligence
2 837 (33.23%) ETL
3 827 (32.83%) Analytics
4 698 (27.71%) Visualisation
5 543 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
6 428 (16.99%) Data Modelling
7 382 (15.16%) Data Visualisation
8 276 (10.96%) Data Analysis
9 271 (10.76%) Data Analytics
10 265 (10.52%) Data Science
11 244 (9.69%) Machine Learning
12 215 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
13 205 (8.14%) Scrum
14 176 (6.99%) CRM
15 169 (6.71%) Data Management
16 168 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
17 148 (5.88%) Mathematics
18 140 (5.56%) Decision-Making
18 140 (5.56%) Project Management
19 130 (5.16%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1,791 (71.10%) SQL
2 794 (31.52%) T-SQL
3 437 (17.35%) C#
4 299 (11.87%) Python
5 290 (11.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 192 (7.62%) R
7 152 (6.03%) VBA
8 142 (5.64%) JavaScript
9 116 (4.61%) PowerShell
10 107 (4.25%) Java
11 63 (2.50%) U-SQL
12 46 (1.83%) VB.NET
13 43 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 38 (1.51%) VB
15 35 (1.39%) Scala
16 23 (0.91%) MATLAB
17 20 (0.79%) C
18 17 (0.67%) X++
19 14 (0.56%) PHP
20 8 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 364 (14.45%) Degree
2 63 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
5 26 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.87%) MCSE
8 13 (0.52%) PhD
9 11 (0.44%) ISEB
10 9 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.36%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.36%) Postgraduate
11 8 (0.32%) ACCA
11 8 (0.32%) CIMA
11 8 (0.32%) MCSA
12 5 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.16%) MBA
14 3 (0.12%) PMP
14 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.079%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 56 (2.22%) QA
3 55 (2.18%) GDPR
4 11 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.40%) SLA
5 10 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.28%) PMO
7 5 (0.20%) IFRS
8 4 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.12%) EFQM
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.079%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.040%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.040%) EMIR
11 1 (0.040%) GCP
11 1 (0.040%) MiFID
11 1 (0.040%) PMBOK
System Software
1 49 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
2 32 (1.27%) Docker
3 25 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 24 (0.95%) HDFS
5 6 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.079%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.079%) vSphere
7 2 (0.079%) XenServer
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.040%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.040%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.24%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.20%) Automic
4 4 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.16%) Puppet
4 4 (0.16%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.12%) Ambari
5 3 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.079%) Ansible
6 2 (0.079%) Nagios
6 2 (0.079%) Oozie
6 2 (0.079%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 2 (0.079%) WSUS
7 1 (0.040%) Control-M
7 1 (0.040%) Terraform
7 1 (0.040%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1,393 (55.30%) Microsoft
2 788 (31.28%) Tableau
3 228 (9.05%) Oracle
4 138 (5.48%) Cognos
5 92 (3.65%) SAP
6 82 (3.26%) Informatica
7 76 (3.02%) Google
8 67 (2.66%) Talend
9 57 (2.26%) Alteryx
10 56 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
11 48 (1.91%) MicroStrategy
12 47 (1.87%) IBM
13 28 (1.11%) Cloudera
14 20 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 19 (0.75%) JD Edwards
16 17 (0.67%) Birst
17 16 (0.64%) Ab Initio
18 15 (0.60%) Greenplum
18 15 (0.60%) HP
19 14 (0.56%) Vertica