Period
to 2 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > South East
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 120 137 220
Rank change year-on-year +17 +83 +60
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 297 467 397
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.58% 2.09% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 8.16% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 329 409 289
Median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £73,750
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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,068 5,720 7,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.63% 25.65% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,628 4,793 6,488
Median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the South East

Power BI
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI in the South East.

Salary trend for Power BI in the South East

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the South East over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the South East

Power BI
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 March 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
Thames Valley +18 95 £47,500 - 20
Berkshire +42 76 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Hampshire +28 71 £42,500 -10.53% 14
Surrey +14 51 £57,500 -11.54% 4
East Sussex +52 33 £45,000 +38.46% 4
West Sussex +15 29 £45,000 - 2
Kent +27 14 £30,500 -26.51%
Buckinghamshire +23 13 £61,250 +16.67% 8
Oxfordshire +12 8 £39,423 -5.00% 7
Middlesex +5 4 £52,500 -
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 297 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 251 (84.51%) Business Intelligence
3 183 (61.62%) SQL
4 128 (43.10%) Microsoft
5 100 (33.67%) SQL Server
6 95 (31.99%) Azure
7 83 (27.95%) Analytics
8 79 (26.60%) Visualisation
9 74 (24.92%) ETL
10 72 (24.24%) Finance
11 71 (23.91%) Microsoft Excel
12 69 (23.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 66 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 66 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
14 59 (19.87%) Python
15 58 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (19.19%) Data Modelling
17 55 (18.52%) Tableau
18 51 (17.17%) Data Visualisation
18 51 (17.17%) SharePoint
19 50 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (16.16%) T-SQL
21 43 (14.48%) Microsoft 365
22 39 (13.13%) Decision-Making
23 36 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 34 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
24 34 (11.45%) PowerApps
25 33 (11.11%) Data Lake
25 33 (11.11%) Data Analysis
26 32 (10.77%) Degree

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (17.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.04%) SAS
3 4 (1.35%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.01%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.67%) Anypoint
5 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.67%) IIS
5 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 71 (23.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.34%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.70%) NetSuite
3 10 (3.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.68%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.68%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.01%) Maximo
6 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 297 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 95 (31.99%) Azure
3 43 (14.48%) Microsoft 365
4 34 (11.45%) PowerApps
5 32 (10.77%) Dynamics 365
6 25 (8.42%) Power Automate
7 23 (7.74%) Azure Data Factory
8 13 (4.38%) AWS
9 10 (3.37%) Logic Apps
10 8 (2.69%) SaaS
11 6 (2.02%) Azure Functions
11 6 (2.02%) Serverless
12 4 (1.35%) GCP
12 4 (1.35%) OneDrive
12 4 (1.35%) ShareGate
13 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.67%) Azure Stack
14 2 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
14 2 (0.67%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Skype
2 2 (0.67%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) LAN
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
3 1 (0.34%) VPN
3 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (33.67%) SQL Server
2 69 (23.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (18.52%) Tableau
5 36 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (11.11%) Data Lake
7 16 (5.39%) QlikView
8 15 (5.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (4.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (4.38%) Relational Database
11 12 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (3.70%) Data Mining
12 11 (3.70%) MySQL
13 9 (3.03%) DB2
14 8 (2.69%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (2.69%) PowerPivot
14 8 (2.69%) Snowflake Schema
15 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.01%) JIRA
3 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) ERwin
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 72 (24.24%) Finance
2 19 (6.40%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.37%) Advertising
4 10 (3.37%) Marketing
5 8 (2.69%) Public Sector
5 8 (2.69%) Retail
6 6 (2.02%) Banking
7 3 (1.01%) Back Office
8 2 (0.67%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
8 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 108 (36.36%) Analyst
2 66 (22.22%) Developer
3 55 (18.52%) Data Analyst
4 35 (11.78%) Data Engineer
5 34 (11.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 29 (9.76%) Consultant
7 26 (8.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 25 (8.42%) SQL Analyst
9 21 (7.07%) Power BI Analyst
10 20 (6.73%) SQL Data Analyst
11 18 (6.06%) Business Analyst
12 16 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
13 15 (5.05%) Report Analyst
14 14 (4.71%) SharePoint Consultant
15 12 (4.04%) Azure Engineer
15 12 (4.04%) SQL Developer
16 11 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
16 11 (3.70%) Power BI Developer
17 10 (3.37%) Azure Developer
17 10 (3.37%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.06%) .NET
2 12 (4.04%) CSS
2 12 (4.04%) HTML
2 12 (4.04%) REST
3 11 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.37%) .NET Framework
4 10 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (3.37%) RESTful
4 10 (3.37%) Web Services
5 9 (3.03%) jQuery
6 8 (2.69%) Entity Framework
6 8 (2.69%) Pandas
7 6 (2.02%) SOAP
8 4 (1.35%) Middleware
9 3 (1.01%) MDX
9 3 (1.01%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (0.67%) Regular Expression
10 2 (0.67%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.08%) Data Structures
3 21 (7.07%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.03%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.69%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.68%) AS400
8 5 (1.68%) iSeries
9 4 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.67%) FMCG
11 2 (0.67%) Life Science
11 2 (0.67%) NHS
11 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.34%) CMDB
12 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.03%) Windows
2 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.67%) Linux
3 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (84.51%) Business Intelligence
2 83 (27.95%) Analytics
3 79 (26.60%) Visualisation
4 74 (24.92%) ETL
5 58 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (19.19%) Data Modelling
7 51 (17.17%) Data Visualisation
8 39 (13.13%) Decision-Making
9 34 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 32 (10.77%) ERP
12 30 (10.10%) Data Science
12 30 (10.10%) DevOps
13 29 (9.76%) Data Engineering
14 28 (9.43%) Migration
15 25 (8.42%) Computer Science
16 24 (8.08%) Data Analytics
17 23 (7.74%) Business Analysis
18 22 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
18 22 (7.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (61.62%) SQL
2 59 (19.87%) Python
3 48 (16.16%) T-SQL
4 27 (9.09%) C#
5 26 (8.75%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.40%) JavaScript
7 18 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 16 (5.39%) R
9 10 (3.37%) VBA
10 5 (1.68%) X++
11 4 (1.35%) Java
11 4 (1.35%) PHP
11 4 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.67%) C
13 2 (0.67%) Ruby
14 1 (0.34%) C++
14 1 (0.34%) DataFlex
14 1 (0.34%) Fortran
14 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (10.77%) Degree
2 13 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.67%) MCSE
5 2 (0.67%) PMP
5 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.34%) HNC
6 1 (0.34%) HND
6 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.35%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) GDPR
3 2 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) HDFS
3 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) SCCM
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.67%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
4 1 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 128 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.76%) SAP
3 19 (6.40%) Databricks
4 18 (6.06%) Cognos
5 13 (4.38%) Oracle
6 12 (4.04%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.02%) UiPath
9 5 (1.68%) Epicor
9 5 (1.68%) Google
9 5 (1.68%) IFS
9 5 (1.68%) Infor
9 5 (1.68%) Jitterbit
9 5 (1.68%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.35%) Informatica
11 3 (1.01%) IBM
12 2 (0.67%) Adobe
12 2 (0.67%) Dell
12 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.67%) Veeam