Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 267 281
Rank change year-on-year +62 +14 +75
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 176 94 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.38% 0.77% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 2.20% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 167 87 60
North West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -15.15% -2.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% -7.14%

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 4,214 4,271 3,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.95% 34.92% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,543 3,687 3,439
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +49 94 £38,000 -3.18% 15
Cheshire -12 56 £35,750 -0.69% 6
Merseyside +29 11 £35,750 -4.67% 3
Lancashire -3 11 £32,500 -1.52% 4
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 167 (94.89%) Business Intelligence
2 147 (83.52%) SQL
3 118 (67.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (55.68%) SQL Server
5 85 (48.30%) Data Warehouse
6 80 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 75 (42.61%) T-SQL
8 72 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 70 (39.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 68 (38.64%) ETL
11 63 (35.80%) QlikView
11 63 (35.80%) Tableau
12 56 (31.82%) Analytics
13 46 (26.14%) Visualisation
14 45 (25.57%) Data Analysis
15 38 (21.59%) Microsoft Excel
16 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (17.61%) Data Modelling
18 28 (15.91%) Kimball Methodology
18 28 (15.91%) Data Visualisation
19 27 (15.34%) Finance
20 25 (14.20%) VBA
21 24 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
22 22 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
23 21 (11.93%) Data Analytics
23 21 (11.93%) SQL Server 2016
24 19 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
25 18 (10.23%) MySQL
26 17 (9.66%) Python
26 17 (9.66%) SharePoint

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 17 (9.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.27%) SAS
3 3 (1.70%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (21.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.70%) Camtasia
3 3 (1.70%) SPSS
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.70%) Infor CloudSuite
2 3 (1.70%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 3 (1.70%) Visualfiles
3 2 (1.14%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (5.68%) Google Analytics
4 7 (3.98%) Office 365
5 6 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.14%) SaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.68%) Internet
2 4 (2.27%) Firewall
3 3 (1.70%) VPN
4 2 (1.14%) Skype
4 2 (1.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (67.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 98 (55.68%) SQL Server
3 85 (48.30%) Data Warehouse
4 80 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (39.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (35.80%) QlikView
7 21 (11.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (10.23%) MySQL
9 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (9.66%) Qlik Sense
10 16 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (7.39%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (6.25%) Data Mining
12 11 (6.25%) OLAP
13 10 (5.68%) PowerPivot
13 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (5.11%) Snowflake Schema
15 8 (4.55%) Big Data
16 6 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (7.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.70%) MorphX
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 27 (15.34%) Finance
2 13 (7.39%) Advertising
3 8 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (3.41%) Legal
5 5 (2.84%) Marketing
6 4 (2.27%) Banking
7 3 (1.70%) Automotive
7 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (51.70%) Developer
2 76 (43.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 39 (22.16%) Analyst
4 38 (21.59%) SQL Developer
5 34 (19.32%) SQL BI Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Data Analyst
7 16 (9.09%) Business Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Architect
8 13 (7.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) DBA
8 13 (7.39%) SSRS Developer
9 11 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 11 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.25%) SQL DBA
10 8 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
10 8 (4.55%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.98%) Data Engineer
11 7 (3.98%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (3.98%) Tableau Developer
12 6 (3.41%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.52%) MDX
2 14 (7.95%) .NET
3 8 (4.55%) Web Services
4 5 (2.84%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.27%) REST
5 4 (2.27%) WPF
6 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.57%) JSON
7 1 (0.57%) ODBC
7 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.84%) Replication
6 4 (2.27%) Clustering
7 3 (1.70%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.14%) Fintech
8 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.41%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.57%) Windows
2 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (94.89%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (38.64%) ETL
3 56 (31.82%) Analytics
4 46 (26.14%) Visualisation
5 45 (25.57%) Data Analysis
6 31 (17.61%) Data Modelling
7 28 (15.91%) Data Visualisation
7 28 (15.91%) Kimball Methodology
8 24 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
9 21 (11.93%) Data Analytics
10 19 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (9.66%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (9.09%) CRM
13 15 (8.52%) Migration
13 15 (8.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 14 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 11 (6.25%) Logistics
16 10 (5.68%) Data Integration
16 10 (5.68%) Dimensional Modelling
17 9 (5.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 147 (83.52%) SQL
2 75 (42.61%) T-SQL
3 25 (14.20%) VBA
4 17 (9.66%) Python
5 14 (7.95%) C#
6 9 (5.11%) R
7 7 (3.98%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.27%) X++
10 3 (1.70%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.66%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.84%) HNC
4 3 (1.70%) HND
4 3 (1.70%) MCDBA
4 3 (1.70%) MCP
4 3 (1.70%) MCPD
4 3 (1.70%) MCTS
4 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.70%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 72 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 63 (35.80%) Tableau
3 11 (6.25%) Google
4 9 (5.11%) Oracle
5 7 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.41%) Cognos
7 5 (2.84%) RedGate
8 3 (1.70%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.70%) Dynatrace
8 3 (1.70%) Infor
9 2 (1.14%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.14%) Capita
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
9 2 (1.14%) Twitter
10 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.57%) Northgate
10 1 (0.57%) Talend
10 1 (0.57%) VMware