Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 211 259
Rank change year-on-year +81 +48 +94
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 491 305 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 2.68% 1.42% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.44% 4.94% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 436 262 251
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% 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 the North of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,701 6,173 7,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 25.61% 28.73% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,858 5,263 6,492
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,081
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.37% +5.20%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the North of England

Power BI
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Power BI in the North of England

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the North of England

Power BI
Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
North West +113 295 £42,500 - 76
Yorkshire +44 169 £45,000 +12.50% 42
North East +1 28 £46,000 +22.67% 13
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 491 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 435 (88.59%) Business Intelligence
3 326 (66.40%) SQL
4 234 (47.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 218 (44.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 203 (41.34%) Data Warehouse
7 184 (37.47%) Microsoft
8 181 (36.86%) SQL Server
9 152 (30.96%) ETL
10 149 (30.35%) Analytics
11 120 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
12 119 (24.24%) T-SQL
13 118 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 112 (22.81%) Tableau
15 111 (22.61%) Visualisation
16 102 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
17 100 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
17 100 (20.37%) Azure
18 82 (16.70%) Finance
19 79 (16.09%) Data Modelling
20 77 (15.68%) QlikView
21 74 (15.07%) Data Visualisation
22 71 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
23 50 (10.18%) Data Analysis
24 48 (9.78%) Mentoring
25 46 (9.37%) Decision-Making
26 42 (8.55%) .NET
27 38 (7.74%) C#
27 38 (7.74%) Big Data
28 37 (7.54%) Qlik Sense

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 35 (7.13%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.87%) SAS
3 15 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.02%) Apache
4 5 (1.02%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.61%) WordPress
6 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 100 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.02%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) SPSS
8 1 (0.20%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.81%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.61%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.20%) assyst
6 1 (0.20%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.20%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 491 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 100 (20.37%) Azure
3 29 (5.91%) Office 365
4 25 (5.09%) Azure Data Factory
5 22 (4.48%) AWS
6 14 (2.85%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (2.44%) PowerApps
8 8 (1.63%) Microsoft Flow
9 5 (1.02%) PaaS
9 5 (1.02%) Serverless
10 4 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.81%) GCP
10 4 (0.81%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.61%) Boomi
12 2 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.41%) G Suite
13 1 (0.20%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) Broadband
2 2 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) Intranet
3 1 (0.20%) SAN
3 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (47.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 218 (44.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 203 (41.34%) Data Warehouse
4 181 (36.86%) SQL Server
5 118 (24.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 77 (15.68%) QlikView
7 38 (7.74%) Big Data
8 37 (7.54%) Qlik Sense
9 26 (5.30%) Star Schema
10 25 (5.09%) Relational Database
11 22 (4.48%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (3.46%) Data Lake
12 17 (3.46%) Data Mining
13 16 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (2.85%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (2.85%) Hadoop
14 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 12 (2.44%) NoSQL
15 12 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (2.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (3.26%) JIRA
2 14 (2.85%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.20%) RStudio
General
1 82 (16.70%) Finance
2 31 (6.31%) Retail
3 28 (5.70%) Public Sector
4 24 (4.89%) Marketing
5 20 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 20 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.46%) Legal
7 10 (2.04%) Law
8 6 (1.22%) Local Government
8 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.22%) Social Housing
9 5 (1.02%) Back Office
9 5 (1.02%) Billing
9 5 (1.02%) Electronics
10 4 (0.81%) Publishing
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 218 (44.40%) Developer
2 150 (30.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 120 (24.44%) Analyst
4 56 (11.41%) SQL Developer
5 46 (9.37%) Data Analyst
6 37 (7.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 35 (7.13%) SQL BI Developer
8 25 (5.09%) Power BI Developer
9 22 (4.48%) Business Developer
9 22 (4.48%) Consultant
10 21 (4.28%) Data Engineer
10 21 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
11 20 (4.07%) Insight Analyst
12 18 (3.67%) Architect
13 16 (3.26%) SSIS Developer
14 15 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 15 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 14 (2.85%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.85%) SSRS Developer
16 13 (2.65%) Power BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.55%) .NET
2 25 (5.09%) Web Services
3 21 (4.28%) ASP.NET
3 21 (4.28%) HTML
4 18 (3.67%) JSON
5 14 (2.85%) CSS
6 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (1.83%) REST
8 7 (1.43%) .NET Core
8 7 (1.43%) MDX
9 6 (1.22%) XML
10 5 (1.02%) SOAP
11 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET Core
11 4 (0.81%) Kafka
11 4 (0.81%) Matplotlib
11 4 (0.81%) PySpark
11 4 (0.81%) SciPy
12 3 (0.61%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 120 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.85%) Virtual Team
5 12 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.24%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.83%) NHS
8 8 (1.63%) User Experience
9 7 (1.43%) Clustering
10 6 (1.22%) Podcast
10 6 (1.22%) Replication
11 5 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.61%) Life Science
13 3 (0.61%) Robotics
14 2 (0.41%) FMCG
14 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.41%) PKI
14 2 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.43%) Windows
2 2 (0.41%) Linux
3 1 (0.20%) VMS
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (88.59%) Business Intelligence
2 152 (30.96%) ETL
3 149 (30.35%) Analytics
4 111 (22.61%) Visualisation
5 102 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (16.09%) Data Modelling
7 74 (15.07%) Data Visualisation
8 71 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (10.18%) Data Analysis
10 48 (9.78%) Mentoring
11 46 (9.37%) Decision-Making
12 35 (7.13%) Migration
13 31 (6.31%) Coaching
14 30 (6.11%) Artificial Intelligence
14 30 (6.11%) ERP
15 29 (5.91%) Machine Learning
16 28 (5.70%) Data Management
17 27 (5.50%) Business Analytics
18 23 (4.68%) Project Management
18 23 (4.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 326 (66.40%) SQL
2 119 (24.24%) T-SQL
3 38 (7.74%) C#
4 35 (7.13%) Python
5 30 (6.11%) R
6 23 (4.68%) VBA
7 16 (3.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 13 (2.65%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.44%) PHP
10 11 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.24%) X++
11 4 (0.81%) C
11 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.81%) Scala
12 2 (0.41%) Java
12 2 (0.41%) U-SQL
12 2 (0.41%) VBScript
13 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (5.30%) Degree
2 12 (2.44%) APMP
3 9 (1.83%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.81%) PhD
6 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.41%) MCSA
7 2 (0.41%) MCSE
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) CISA
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.91%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.67%) QA
3 14 (2.85%) SLA
4 13 (2.65%) GDPR
5 2 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) NIST
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.41%) Puppet
1 2 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 184 (37.47%) Microsoft
2 112 (22.81%) Tableau
3 30 (6.11%) Oracle
4 25 (5.09%) SAP
5 16 (3.26%) Databricks
6 14 (2.85%) Alteryx
6 14 (2.85%) Cognos
6 14 (2.85%) Informatica
7 12 (2.44%) Sage
8 9 (1.83%) IBM
8 9 (1.83%) Intapp
9 8 (1.63%) Google
10 6 (1.22%) SnapLogic
11 5 (1.02%) BT
11 5 (1.02%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.02%) Lotus
11 5 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.02%) Teradata
11 5 (1.02%) WorldPay
12 4 (0.81%) MicroStrategy