Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 222 303
Rank change year-on-year +84 +81 +369
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 1,424 1,149 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.44% 1.67% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.45% 5.33% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 912 701
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,025 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £79,875 £77,500
England 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 16,845 21,569 20,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.88% 31.32% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13,996 17,245 17,826
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in London

Power BI
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power BI in London.

Salary trend for Power BI in London

Power BI
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Power BI in London

Power BI
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the London region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Central London +41 443 £57,500 -4.17% 39
South London -4 37 £52,500 +9.38% 3
West London -3 31 £60,000 +33.33% 6
East London +41 29 £45,500 -7.61% 2
North London +15 5 £45,750 -10.29%
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 London region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 1,424 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,251 (87.85%) Business Intelligence
3 968 (67.98%) SQL
4 681 (47.82%) SQL Server
5 612 (42.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 607 (42.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 595 (41.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 594 (41.71%) Data Warehouse
9 591 (41.50%) Microsoft
10 546 (38.34%) Analytics
11 545 (38.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 461 (32.37%) Tableau
13 421 (29.56%) Finance
14 394 (27.67%) ETL
15 392 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
16 382 (26.83%) Visualisation
17 357 (25.07%) Python
18 339 (23.81%) Data Modelling
19 316 (22.19%) T-SQL
20 233 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
21 226 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
22 219 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
23 204 (14.33%) QlikView
24 199 (13.97%) C#
24 199 (13.97%) Big Data
25 197 (13.83%) R
26 188 (13.20%) Data Analytics
27 180 (12.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 164 (11.52%) DevOps
29 158 (11.10%) Data Lake

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 119 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 74 (5.20%) Apache Spark
3 39 (2.74%) SAS
4 31 (2.18%) Apache
5 26 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (1.69%) Apache Pig
7 18 (1.26%) CMS
8 9 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.49%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.42%) IIS
12 4 (0.28%) Camunda
13 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.14%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.14%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.070%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.070%) Confluence
15 1 (0.070%) Mule
Applications
1 226 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (1.69%) SPSS
4 19 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.70%) Stata
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 63 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 8 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.35%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.14%) FastStats
7 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.070%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1,424 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 595 (41.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (9.83%) Azure Data Factory
4 131 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
5 71 (4.99%) Office 365
6 60 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 46 (3.23%) Google Analytics
7 46 (3.23%) PowerApps
8 44 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
9 42 (2.95%) Data Lake Analytics
10 35 (2.46%) PaaS
11 29 (2.04%) Azure Machine Learning
11 29 (2.04%) Azure Stack
12 27 (1.90%) SaaS
13 23 (1.62%) OneDrive
14 16 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (0.84%) Serverless
16 11 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (0.70%) Azure Functions
18 9 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.77%) Intranet
2 8 (0.56%) Firewall
2 8 (0.56%) Skype
3 6 (0.42%) Internet
4 5 (0.35%) VPN
5 4 (0.28%) DNS
5 4 (0.28%) FTP
5 4 (0.28%) LAN
5 4 (0.28%) SAN
5 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.28%) WAN
5 4 (0.28%) Wireless
6 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.070%) NAS
7 1 (0.070%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.070%) Network Security
7 1 (0.070%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 681 (47.82%) SQL Server
2 612 (42.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 607 (42.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 594 (41.71%) Data Warehouse
5 545 (38.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 204 (14.33%) QlikView
7 199 (13.97%) Big Data
8 158 (11.10%) Data Lake
9 132 (9.27%) Hadoop
10 118 (8.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 106 (7.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 104 (7.30%) SQL Server 2016
13 96 (6.74%) NoSQL
14 95 (6.67%) Relational Database
15 92 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
16 72 (5.06%) Apache Hive
17 71 (4.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 62 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
19 49 (3.44%) Amazon Redshift
20 46 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 55 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.09%) JIRA
2 44 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 14 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (0.49%) Subversion
5 7 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.42%) ER Studio
6 6 (0.42%) ERwin
6 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.42%) tSQLt
7 5 (0.35%) Balsamiq
8 2 (0.14%) Maven
8 2 (0.14%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.14%) RStudio
8 2 (0.14%) webpack
9 1 (0.070%) gulp
9 1 (0.070%) MorphX
General
1 421 (29.56%) Finance
2 100 (7.02%) Retail
3 60 (4.21%) Marketing
4 37 (2.60%) Banking
5 30 (2.11%) Legal
6 29 (2.04%) Games
7 27 (1.90%) Law
8 13 (0.91%) Advertising
8 13 (0.91%) Front Office
9 11 (0.77%) Publishing
10 10 (0.70%) Billing
10 10 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.56%) Digital Economy
11 8 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.35%) Back Office
14 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 566 (39.75%) Developer
2 358 (25.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 336 (23.60%) Analyst
4 202 (14.19%) SQL Developer
5 132 (9.27%) SQL BI Developer
6 116 (8.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 104 (7.30%) Data Engineer
8 103 (7.23%) Data Analyst
9 99 (6.95%) Power BI Developer
10 95 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 78 (5.48%) Consultant
12 74 (5.20%) Architect
13 63 (4.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 60 (4.21%) SSRS Developer
15 58 (4.07%) SQL Server Developer
16 57 (4.00%) Azure Developer
17 56 (3.93%) Senior Analyst
18 54 (3.79%) SQL Analyst
19 52 (3.65%) Business Analyst
19 52 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (9.34%) .NET
2 117 (8.22%) MDX
3 78 (5.48%) Kafka
4 62 (4.35%) CSS
4 62 (4.35%) HTML
5 55 (3.86%) ASP.NET
6 54 (3.79%) Web Services
7 37 (2.60%) XML
8 34 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (1.76%) jQuery
10 24 (1.69%) React
10 24 (1.69%) WPF
11 22 (1.54%) Apache NiFi
11 22 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (1.33%) SOAP
13 18 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (1.26%) HTML5
13 18 (1.26%) JSON
14 17 (1.19%) AngularJS
14 17 (1.19%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 233 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 48 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
4 42 (2.95%) Data Structures
5 39 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 38 (2.67%) Fintech
7 21 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (1.26%) User Experience
9 15 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 12 (0.84%) Reinsurance
11 11 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
11 11 (0.77%) Credit Risk
12 10 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.63%) Social Network
14 6 (0.42%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.42%) iSeries
14 6 (0.42%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.42%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.28%) Windows
2 40 (2.81%) Unix
3 17 (1.19%) Linux
4 10 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.49%) Android
5 7 (0.49%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.21%) VMS
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,251 (87.85%) Business Intelligence
2 546 (38.34%) Analytics
3 394 (27.67%) ETL
4 392 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
5 382 (26.83%) Visualisation
6 339 (23.81%) Data Modelling
7 219 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
8 188 (13.20%) Data Analytics
9 164 (11.52%) DevOps
10 151 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
11 148 (10.39%) Kimball Methodology
12 109 (7.65%) Scrum
13 107 (7.51%) Data Analysis
14 97 (6.81%) Data Science
15 94 (6.60%) CRM
16 90 (6.32%) Data Management
16 90 (6.32%) Machine Learning
17 84 (5.90%) Data Engineering
18 83 (5.83%) Dashboard Development
19 79 (5.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 968 (67.98%) SQL
2 357 (25.07%) Python
3 316 (22.19%) T-SQL
4 199 (13.97%) C#
5 197 (13.83%) R
6 180 (12.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 131 (9.20%) Java
8 101 (7.09%) JavaScript
9 83 (5.83%) Scala
9 83 (5.83%) VBA
10 66 (4.63%) PowerShell
11 33 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.47%) TypeScript
13 18 (1.26%) PHP
14 15 (1.05%) VB.NET
15 11 (0.77%) C++
15 11 (0.77%) VB
16 9 (0.63%) U-SQL
17 7 (0.49%) HiveQL
17 7 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (10.11%) Degree
2 40 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.40%) MCSA
7 13 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.77%) MCSE
9 10 (0.70%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.63%) CBAP
10 9 (0.63%) CISA
11 7 (0.49%) MCDBA
12 6 (0.42%) CISM
12 6 (0.42%) CISSP
12 6 (0.42%) CRISC
13 5 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.21%) ACCA
14 3 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.21%) CIMA
14 3 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 56 (3.93%) QA
3 20 (1.40%) PMO
4 17 (1.19%) SLA
5 15 (1.05%) GDPR
6 11 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.35%) IFRS
7 5 (0.35%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (0.77%) Docker
4 6 (0.42%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.28%) HDFS
5 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.070%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.070%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 52 (3.65%) Ambari
2 18 (1.26%) Oozie
3 6 (0.42%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.35%) Ansible
4 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.35%) Puppet
5 4 (0.28%) Grafana
5 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.21%) SQL Sentry
6 3 (0.21%) Terraform
7 2 (0.14%) Salt
8 1 (0.070%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.070%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 591 (41.50%) Microsoft
2 461 (32.37%) Tableau
3 80 (5.62%) Google
4 72 (5.06%) SAP
5 71 (4.99%) Databricks
6 46 (3.23%) Oracle
7 39 (2.74%) Cloudera
8 36 (2.53%) IBM
8 36 (2.53%) Informatica
9 31 (2.18%) Alteryx
10 25 (1.76%) Talend
11 21 (1.47%) Cadence
11 21 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.33%) HP
12 19 (1.33%) TIBCO
13 17 (1.19%) Greenplum
13 17 (1.19%) Vertica
14 14 (0.98%) Teradata
15 10 (0.70%) Citrix
15 10 (0.70%) Cognos