Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 187 202
Rank change year-on-year +45 +15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 85 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.60% 0.77% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.99% 2.25% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 69 30 9
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,375 £33,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,704 1,907 1,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.99% 33.99% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 1,201 997
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +3.61%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,900 £62,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in Scotland

Power BI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Power BI in Scotland

Power BI
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Power BI in Scotland

Power BI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Glasgow +34 58 £45,000 - 9
Edinburgh +5 15 £58,750 +38.24% 6
Fife - 5 £31,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Highlands - 1 £32,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 83 (97.65%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (75.29%) SQL
3 51 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 48 (56.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (51.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (42.35%) ETL
8 33 (38.82%) Tableau
9 32 (37.65%) T-SQL
9 32 (37.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (35.29%) QlikView
11 30 (35.29%) Visualisation
12 25 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (23.53%) Analytics
13 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (22.35%) Data Visualisation
14 19 (22.35%) Data Modelling
15 18 (21.18%) Finance
16 17 (20.00%) Oracle
16 17 (20.00%) Data Quality
17 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (17.65%) Python
19 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
20 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
21 11 (12.94%) C#
21 11 (12.94%) Data Management
22 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
22 10 (11.76%) Data Extraction
22 10 (11.76%) .NET

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.06%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (9.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.71%) Office 365
4 2 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (56.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (51.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (37.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (35.29%) QlikView
7 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
8 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (3.53%) Big Data
10 3 (3.53%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.53%) MySQL
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.35%) OLAP
11 2 (2.35%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (1.18%) Looker
12 1 (1.18%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Hudson
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
2 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.35%) Law
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Developer
2 19 (22.35%) Consultant
3 18 (21.18%) SQL Developer
4 16 (18.82%) Analyst
5 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (15.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (11.76%) Business Consultant
7 10 (11.76%) Data Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Database Developer
8 7 (8.24%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Junior
11 4 (4.71%) Junior Developer
12 3 (3.53%) SQL Database Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 2 (2.35%) Data Manager
13 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
2 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.35%) CSS
4 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) REST
5 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.35%) Fintech
4 2 (2.35%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (97.65%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (42.35%) ETL
3 30 (35.29%) Visualisation
4 20 (23.53%) Analytics
5 19 (22.35%) Data Modelling
5 19 (22.35%) Data Visualisation
6 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.94%) Data Management
8 10 (11.76%) Data Engineering
8 10 (11.76%) Data Extraction
8 10 (11.76%) Database Theory
8 10 (11.76%) ERP
8 10 (11.76%) Procedural Programming
8 10 (11.76%) Relational Database Theory
8 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.59%) Migration
10 8 (9.41%) CRM
10 8 (9.41%) MVC
10 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (75.29%) SQL
2 32 (37.65%) T-SQL
3 15 (17.65%) Python
4 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.94%) C#
6 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.76%) Scala
7 3 (3.53%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.53%) VBA
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) SOQL
9 1 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.18%) Java
9 1 (1.18%) R
9 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.82%) Tableau
3 17 (20.00%) Oracle
4 10 (11.76%) Cognos
5 8 (9.41%) Teradata
6 5 (5.88%) SAP
7 4 (4.71%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.35%) Nintex
10 1 (1.18%) Workday