Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > North of England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 133 238
Rank change year-on-year +36 +105 +76
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 326 495 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.83% 2.62% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.25% 9.77% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 287 484 261
Median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,600 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 3,181 5,065 7,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.59% 26.78% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,627 4,139 6,279
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the North of England over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +16 173 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Yorkshire +47 109 £45,000 +5.88% 4
North East +25 44 £36,250 -8.23% 8
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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.

1 326 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 281 (86.20%) Business Intelligence
3 199 (61.04%) SQL
4 158 (48.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (41.41%) SQL Server
6 116 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
7 115 (35.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 113 (34.66%) Microsoft
9 105 (32.21%) ETL
10 102 (31.29%) Analytics
11 91 (27.91%) Visualisation
12 86 (26.38%) T-SQL
13 75 (23.01%) Finance
14 68 (20.86%) Tableau
15 66 (20.25%) Azure
16 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 62 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
18 58 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
18 58 (17.79%) Microsoft Excel
19 56 (17.18%) Data Analysis
20 53 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
21 50 (15.34%) Data Analytics
22 47 (14.42%) Migration
23 45 (13.80%) Data Visualisation
24 43 (13.19%) Data Modelling
25 39 (11.96%) .NET
26 37 (11.35%) Law
26 37 (11.35%) QlikView
27 36 (11.04%) Windows
28 33 (10.12%) Dynamics 365

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 24 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.84%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.23%) SAS
4 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.61%) CMS
5 2 (0.61%) Confluence
5 2 (0.61%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) OnBase
6 1 (0.31%) Site Server
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 58 (17.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (4.91%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.45%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (1.84%) Carpe Diem
3 6 (1.84%) Elite 3E
4 5 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 326 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 66 (20.25%) Azure
3 33 (10.12%) Dynamics 365
4 23 (7.06%) AWS
5 17 (5.21%) Azure Data Factory
6 14 (4.29%) Office 365
6 14 (4.29%) PaaS
7 13 (3.99%) IaaS
8 11 (3.37%) Azure Stack
9 10 (3.07%) PowerApps
10 9 (2.76%) GCP
10 9 (2.76%) SaaS
11 6 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.84%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (1.84%) Slack
12 5 (1.53%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.53%) Power Automate
13 3 (0.92%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
15 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (48.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 135 (41.41%) SQL Server
3 116 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
4 115 (35.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (11.35%) QlikView
7 31 (9.51%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (8.28%) Big Data
9 20 (6.13%) MySQL
10 19 (5.83%) NoSQL
11 16 (4.91%) OLAP
12 15 (4.60%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (3.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 12 (3.68%) Data Lake
14 10 (3.07%) PowerPivot
15 9 (2.76%) Relational Database
16 8 (2.45%) GIS
17 6 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (1.84%) RDBMS
18 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (5.52%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.29%) ERwin
3 10 (3.07%) JIRA
4 8 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.23%) JUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.31%) MSTest
8 1 (0.31%) NUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (23.01%) Finance
2 37 (11.35%) Law
3 14 (4.29%) Legal
4 9 (2.76%) Marketing
4 9 (2.76%) Retail
5 5 (1.53%) Local Government
5 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.53%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.53%) Publishing
6 2 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 121 (37.12%) Developer
2 90 (27.61%) Analyst
3 76 (23.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 42 (12.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 32 (9.82%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 30 (9.20%) Data Analyst
7 25 (7.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 23 (7.06%) Business Developer
9 21 (6.44%) Business Analyst
10 20 (6.13%) Business Manager
11 17 (5.21%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.21%) SQL Developer
12 16 (4.91%) Lead Developer
12 16 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.99%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 13 (3.99%) Report Analyst
14 11 (3.37%) Architect
14 11 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
14 11 (3.37%) Designer
14 11 (3.37%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.96%) .NET
2 28 (8.59%) Web Services
3 17 (5.21%) REST
3 17 (5.21%) SOAP
4 15 (4.60%) MDX
5 13 (3.99%) CSS
5 13 (3.99%) HTML
6 6 (1.84%) LDAP
6 6 (1.84%) ODBC
6 6 (1.84%) XML
7 4 (1.23%) .NET Core
7 4 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.23%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.23%) Spring
8 2 (0.61%) JSON
8 2 (0.61%) Kafka
9 1 (0.31%) D3.js
9 1 (0.31%) jQuery
9 1 (0.31%) Middleware
9 1 (0.31%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 62 (19.02%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.60%) Data Structures
3 14 (4.29%) User Experience
4 13 (3.99%) Clustering
5 11 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.07%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.61%) NHS
9 2 (0.61%) Tandem
10 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.31%) Life Science
10 1 (0.31%) PKI
10 1 (0.31%) Replication
10 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.04%) Windows
2 22 (6.75%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.45%) Linux
4 6 (1.84%) Unix
4 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.92%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (86.20%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (32.21%) ETL
3 102 (31.29%) Analytics
4 91 (27.91%) Visualisation
5 58 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (17.18%) Data Analysis
7 53 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (15.34%) Data Analytics
9 47 (14.42%) Migration
10 45 (13.80%) Data Visualisation
11 43 (13.19%) Data Modelling
12 32 (9.82%) Data Science
12 32 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (8.59%) Business Analysis
14 25 (7.67%) Data Management
15 23 (7.06%) Workflow
16 22 (6.75%) Scrum
17 20 (6.13%) ITIL
18 18 (5.52%) CRM
19 17 (5.21%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 199 (61.04%) SQL
2 86 (26.38%) T-SQL
3 26 (7.98%) Python
4 22 (6.75%) C#
5 18 (5.52%) Java
6 16 (4.91%) X++
7 14 (4.29%) VBA
8 11 (3.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 11 (3.37%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.23%) PHP
9 4 (1.23%) R
9 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.61%) C
10 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.61%) Scala
10 2 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.37%) Degree
2 7 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.84%) PhD
4 2 (0.61%) ACCA
4 2 (0.61%) CIMA
5 1 (0.31%) CCA
5 1 (0.31%) CISA
5 1 (0.31%) CISM
5 1 (0.31%) CISSP
5 1 (0.31%) CRISC
5 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.91%) GDPR
2 11 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.45%) Solvency II
4 7 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.92%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.84%) Docker
5 6 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (3.37%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.84%) Ansible
2 6 (1.84%) Grafana
2 6 (1.84%) Kibana
2 6 (1.84%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.84%) Puppet
2 6 (1.84%) Terraform
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 113 (34.66%) Microsoft
2 68 (20.86%) Tableau
3 19 (5.83%) Intapp
4 17 (5.21%) Alteryx
5 14 (4.29%) Databricks
6 13 (3.99%) Sage
7 11 (3.37%) Oracle
7 11 (3.37%) PlateSpin
7 11 (3.37%) VirtaMove
8 10 (3.07%) SAP
8 10 (3.07%) VMware
9 9 (2.76%) Cognos
10 8 (2.45%) Google
11 6 (1.84%) iManage
11 6 (1.84%) SaltStack
12 5 (1.53%) IBM
13 4 (1.23%) Aderant
13 4 (1.23%) WorldPay
14 2 (0.61%) Adobe
14 2 (0.61%) Informatica