Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 38 65
Rank change year-on-year -54 +27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 4 12 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.55% 3.59% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 17.65% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £24,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -20.00%
75th Percentile £34,625 £37,188 £35,000
90th Percentile £35,900 £37,500 £36,500
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 68 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.18% 20.36% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 116 25 71
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £23,750
25th Percentile £32,250 £28,750 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +36.25% -11.11% +20.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £64,375
90th Percentile £82,500 £58,250 £68,058
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Northern Ireland

Power BI
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Power BI in Northern Ireland

Power BI
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
County Antrim -39 3 £27,500 +22.22% 2
County Londonderry -10 1 £34,500 -
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Kentico
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 1 (25.00%) Power Automate

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) Kentico
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (25.00%) Power Automate
2 1 (25.00%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft