Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 206 228
Rank change year-on-year +35 +22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 60 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 8 7
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.74% +3.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,625 £35,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £51,600 £67,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% -2.50% +5.26%

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 1,812 2,010 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 33.03% 37.78% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 1,218 978
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £61,250
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +20 39 £40,000 - 12
Edinburgh +10 11 £46,000 - 5
Aberdeen - 4 £45,429 -
Fife - 3 £31,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £25,000 -
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
Power BI
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 56 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (83.33%) SQL
3 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 30 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (48.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 23 (38.33%) ETL
7 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
8 22 (36.67%) Analytics
9 17 (28.33%) QlikView
9 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (23.33%) Data Analysis
11 14 (23.33%) Tableau
12 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
13 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 11 (18.33%) Machine Learning
14 11 (18.33%) Data Lake
14 11 (18.33%) Azure Data Factory
15 9 (15.00%) CRM
15 9 (15.00%) Data Mining
16 8 (13.33%) Data Analytics
17 7 (11.67%) Data Transformation
17 7 (11.67%) Big Data
17 7 (11.67%) Data Visualisation
17 7 (11.67%) R
17 7 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
17 7 (11.67%) Creative Thinking

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 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (5.00%) Office 365
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.67%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (48.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 23 (38.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (28.33%) QlikView
6 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (18.33%) Data Lake
8 9 (15.00%) Data Mining
9 7 (11.67%) Big Data
9 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (6.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (5.00%) MySQL
12 3 (5.00%) OLAP
13 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
13 2 (3.33%) HDInsight
13 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Database Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 2 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Cloud Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) Ajax
3 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.33%) HTML
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
4 1 (1.67%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) FMCG
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (93.33%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (38.33%) ETL
3 22 (36.67%) Analytics
4 14 (23.33%) Data Analysis
5 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 11 (18.33%) Machine Learning
7 9 (15.00%) CRM
8 8 (13.33%) Data Analytics
9 7 (11.67%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (11.67%) Data Science
9 7 (11.67%) Data Transformation
9 7 (11.67%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.00%) Anomaly Detection
10 6 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 6 (10.00%) Data Engineering
10 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
11 5 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.67%) Python
3 7 (11.67%) R
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) SOQL
7 1 (1.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.67%) X++
7 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.67%) MCSA
2 1 (1.67%) MCSE
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Tableau
3 7 (11.67%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (10.00%) SAP
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) Google