Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 259 276
Rank change year-on-year +46 +17 +54
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 154 108 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.24% 0.84% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 2.41% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 135 97 66
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43% +6.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £62,500 £49,375
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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,210 4,476 3,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.98% 34.72% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,595 3,814 3,099
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the North West

Power BI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Power BI in the North West

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the North West over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the North West

Power BI
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Manchester +30 76 £40,000 - 23
Cheshire +4 47 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Merseyside +26 19 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Lancashire -12 7 £32,500 -2.99% 3
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 143 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 115 (74.68%) SQL
3 89 (57.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (48.70%) Microsoft
5 71 (46.10%) SQL Server
6 70 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (37.66%) T-SQL
8 56 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (33.77%) QlikView
10 51 (33.12%) ETL
11 49 (31.82%) Tableau
12 39 (25.32%) Visualisation
13 29 (18.83%) Data Visualisation
13 29 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (18.83%) Data Modelling
13 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Excel
14 25 (16.23%) Finance
15 24 (15.58%) Data Analysis
16 23 (14.94%) Analytics
17 21 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (13.64%) Degree
18 18 (11.69%) SharePoint
19 16 (10.39%) MDX
20 15 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (9.74%) Advertising
21 14 (9.09%) OLAP
22 13 (8.44%) CRM
22 13 (8.44%) Python
22 13 (8.44%) E-Commerce

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (11.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.95%) SAS
2 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) SPSS
4 1 (0.65%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.30%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.30%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.84%) Office 365
3 8 (5.19%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.90%) Google Analytics
6 4 (2.60%) Zapier
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.65%) Force.com
7 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Skype
1 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (57.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 71 (46.10%) SQL Server
3 70 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 52 (33.77%) QlikView
6 14 (9.09%) OLAP
7 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (6.49%) MySQL
9 10 (6.49%) Qlik Sense
9 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (5.84%) Big Data
10 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.90%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (3.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (3.90%) Data Mining
12 6 (3.90%) Looker
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.95%) MorphX
2 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.30%) JIRA
3 2 (1.30%) JMeter
3 2 (1.30%) Selenium
3 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (16.23%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Advertising
3 8 (5.19%) Marketing
3 8 (5.19%) Retail
4 6 (3.90%) Games
5 3 (1.95%) Automotive
6 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (47.40%) Developer
2 62 (40.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 50 (32.47%) Analyst
4 26 (16.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 22 (14.29%) Business Developer
6 20 (12.99%) SQL Developer
7 18 (11.69%) SQL BI Developer
8 15 (9.74%) Data Analyst
9 12 (7.79%) DBA
10 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.84%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (5.84%) SQL DBA
12 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 8 (5.19%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 7 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
14 6 (3.90%) Architect
14 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 6 (3.90%) Data Engineer
14 6 (3.90%) Insight Analyst
14 6 (3.90%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.39%) MDX
2 12 (7.79%) .NET
3 6 (3.90%) XML
4 4 (2.60%) JSON
4 4 (2.60%) Web Services
5 2 (1.30%) .NET Core
5 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.30%) CSS
5 2 (1.30%) HTML
5 2 (1.30%) Node.js
5 2 (1.30%) REST
5 2 (1.30%) RESTful
5 2 (1.30%) SOAP
5 2 (1.30%) WPF
6 1 (0.65%) Middleware
6 1 (0.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.25%) Fintech
5 3 (1.95%) Clustering
6 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
7 1 (0.65%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.95%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (33.12%) ETL
3 39 (25.32%) Visualisation
4 29 (18.83%) Data Modelling
4 29 (18.83%) Data Visualisation
5 24 (15.58%) Data Analysis
6 23 (14.94%) Analytics
7 21 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.44%) CRM
8 13 (8.44%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.79%) Migration
10 11 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
10 11 (7.14%) Decision-Making
10 11 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (6.49%) Data Analytics
12 9 (5.84%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (5.84%) Data Science
13 8 (5.19%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 115 (74.68%) SQL
2 58 (37.66%) T-SQL
3 13 (8.44%) Python
4 10 (6.49%) C#
5 7 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.90%) R
7 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.25%) X++
8 3 (1.95%) VBA
9 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) ES6
10 1 (0.65%) ES7
10 1 (0.65%) Java
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) HNC
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (1.30%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.65%) HND
3 1 (0.65%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.65%) MCPD
3 1 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.30%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 75 (48.70%) Microsoft
2 49 (31.82%) Tableau
3 10 (6.49%) Cognos
3 10 (6.49%) Google
3 10 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.55%) Oracle
5 5 (3.25%) RedGate
6 4 (2.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.30%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.30%) Capita
7 2 (1.30%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.30%) Sage
8 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) Informatica
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) SYSPRO
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
8 1 (0.65%) TIBCO