Period
to 24 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 92 96
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 +104
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 207 70 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.70% 2.66% 3.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.61% 8.54% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 176 63 175
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £29,700
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,625 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £40,023
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.68% -11.06%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £68,750 " £68,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,808
% change year-on-year -1.10% +8.83% -1.63%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,326 820 1,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.72% 31.21% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,001 725 1,394
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% +1.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Manchester

Power BI
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI in Manchester.

Salary trend for Power BI in Manchester

Power BI
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in Manchester

Power BI
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 October 2021. 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
Stockport - 12 £56,250 - 2
Bury - 5 £45,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
Wigan - 2 £33,750 - 1
Heywood - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Power BI
North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 207 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 163 (78.74%) Business Intelligence
3 134 (64.73%) SQL
4 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
5 84 (40.58%) Analytics
6 76 (36.71%) Visualisation
7 68 (32.85%) Azure
8 66 (31.88%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (30.92%) SQL Server
10 62 (29.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 58 (28.02%) Tableau
11 58 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
12 54 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 49 (23.67%) Social Skills
14 48 (23.19%) Microsoft Excel
15 47 (22.71%) Finance
15 47 (22.71%) Data Analysis
16 44 (21.26%) ETL
16 44 (21.26%) Data Visualisation
17 43 (20.77%) Data Modelling
18 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (16.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 33 (15.94%) T-SQL
21 30 (14.49%) DevOps
22 28 (13.53%) Python
23 27 (13.04%) CRM
24 26 (12.56%) Data Management
24 26 (12.56%) Data Science
25 25 (12.08%) Azure Data Factory
26 24 (11.59%) Law

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.42%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 48 (23.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.48%) Stata
Business Applications
1 15 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.93%) Maximo
3 4 (1.93%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 207 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 68 (32.85%) Azure
3 25 (12.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 22 (10.63%) Microsoft 365
5 21 (10.14%) Dynamics 365
6 20 (9.66%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 14 (6.76%) PowerApps
8 11 (5.31%) Power Automate
9 8 (3.86%) Azure Key Vault
9 8 (3.86%) Azure Logic Apps
9 8 (3.86%) Google Analytics
9 8 (3.86%) SaaS
10 7 (3.38%) AWS
11 5 (2.42%) GCP
12 4 (1.93%) Google Ads
12 4 (1.93%) Snowflake
13 3 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
14 2 (0.97%) GitHub
14 2 (0.97%) IaaS
14 2 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) DHCP
1 1 (0.48%) DNS
1 1 (0.48%) Firewall
1 1 (0.48%) LAN
1 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (31.88%) Data Warehouse
2 64 (30.92%) SQL Server
3 62 (29.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (28.02%) Tableau
5 54 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (16.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 15 (7.25%) Data Lake
8 15 (7.25%) Power Query
9 14 (6.76%) Azure SQL Database
10 10 (4.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (3.86%) OLAP
11 8 (3.86%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.86%) QlikView
11 8 (3.86%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (2.90%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (2.42%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.45%) JIRA
4 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.48%) AppVeyor
5 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.48%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.48%) Postman
General
1 58 (28.02%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (23.67%) Social Skills
3 47 (22.71%) Finance
4 24 (11.59%) Law
5 18 (8.70%) Retail
6 16 (7.73%) Marketing
7 7 (3.38%) Advertising
7 7 (3.38%) Presentation Skills
8 6 (2.90%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.42%) Legal
9 5 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (2.42%) Publishing
10 4 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.97%) Automotive
12 2 (0.97%) Banking
13 1 (0.48%) French Language
13 1 (0.48%) Local Government
13 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (32.37%) Analyst
2 57 (27.54%) Developer
3 42 (20.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 25 (12.08%) Data Analyst
5 22 (10.63%) Consultant
6 19 (9.18%) Data Engineer
7 15 (7.25%) Insight Analyst
7 15 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (6.76%) Power BI Analyst
8 14 (6.76%) SQL Analyst
9 13 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (5.31%) Power BI Developer
11 10 (4.83%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.83%) Senior Insight Analyst
12 9 (4.35%) Business Developer
13 8 (3.86%) Analytics Consultant
14 7 (3.38%) Administrator
15 6 (2.90%) Data Administrator
15 6 (2.90%) Data Consultant
15 6 (2.90%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.31%) .NET
2 8 (3.86%) MDX
2 8 (3.86%) XML
2 8 (3.86%) YAML
3 7 (3.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.42%) JSON
4 5 (2.42%) Pandas
5 4 (1.93%) ODBC
6 3 (1.45%) CSS
6 3 (1.45%) HTML
6 3 (1.45%) Web Services
7 2 (0.97%) .NET Core
7 2 (0.97%) D3.js
7 2 (0.97%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (0.97%) REST
7 2 (0.97%) ServiceStack
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.48%) Kafka
8 1 (0.48%) Node.js
8 1 (0.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.25%) Data Structures
2 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.83%) Algorithms
3 10 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.86%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.86%) User Experience
5 6 (2.90%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.45%) NHS
8 2 (0.97%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.97%) Housing Association
8 2 (0.97%) Life Science
8 2 (0.97%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (0.97%) Robotics
8 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Fibre Optics
9 1 (0.48%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (78.74%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (40.58%) Analytics
3 76 (36.71%) Visualisation
4 47 (22.71%) Data Analysis
5 44 (21.26%) Data Visualisation
5 44 (21.26%) ETL
6 43 (20.77%) Data Modelling
7 42 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (14.49%) DevOps
9 27 (13.04%) CRM
10 26 (12.56%) Data Management
10 26 (12.56%) Data Science
11 22 (10.63%) Requirements Gathering
12 21 (10.14%) Actionable Insight
12 21 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (9.66%) Data Transformation
13 20 (9.66%) ERP
14 18 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
15 17 (8.21%) Data Architecture
16 15 (7.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 134 (64.73%) SQL
2 33 (15.94%) T-SQL
3 28 (13.53%) Python
4 20 (9.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 18 (8.70%) R
6 17 (8.21%) VBA
7 12 (5.80%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.42%) C#
9 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.97%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Scala
11 1 (0.48%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.97%) AAT
3 2 (0.97%) ACCA
3 2 (0.97%) CIMA
3 2 (0.97%) MCSE
3 2 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) APMG
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.90%) QA
3 4 (1.93%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (0.48%) Kibana
1 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.28%) Oracle
3 10 (4.83%) Google
4 9 (4.35%) Databricks
5 6 (2.90%) Alteryx
6 4 (1.93%) SAP
6 4 (1.93%) VMware
7 3 (1.45%) Adobe
7 3 (1.45%) Citrix
7 3 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.97%) Cognos
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
8 2 (0.97%) Marketo
9 1 (0.48%) Capita
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco
9 1 (0.48%) ConnectWise
9 1 (0.48%) Optimizely