Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 282 386
Rank change year-on-year +78 +104 +227
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 416 306 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.56% 0.99% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.38% 3.13% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 288 267 175
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +22.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £36,450
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

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 7,726 9,767 9,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.97% 31.70% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,393 8,396 7,945
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +104 205 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Berkshire +101 168 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Surrey +66 103 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Hampshire +32 64 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Buckinghamshire +24 28 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Kent +28 22 £37,500 -16.67% 2
East Sussex +10 11 £37,000 +15.63% 4
Oxfordshire +8 9 £52,500 +10.53% 5
West Sussex -29 9 £42,500 -5.56%
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 390 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
2 247 (59.38%) SQL
3 214 (51.44%) Analytics
4 181 (43.51%) Visualisation
5 163 (39.18%) Tableau
6 149 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 146 (35.10%) Finance
7 146 (35.10%) SQL Server
8 143 (34.38%) Data Visualisation
9 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
10 124 (29.81%) Decision-Making
11 123 (29.57%) Degree
11 123 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 122 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
13 119 (28.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 113 (27.16%) Data Science
15 92 (22.12%) Python
16 91 (21.88%) Data Engineering
17 90 (21.63%) Retail
18 89 (21.39%) Artificial Intelligence
18 89 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 89 (21.39%) Data-Driven Decision Making
19 87 (20.91%) Data Modelling
19 87 (20.91%) R
20 86 (20.67%) Telecoms
21 83 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
22 73 (17.55%) SAS
23 70 (16.83%) Big Data
24 66 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 63 (15.14%) Mathematics

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 73 (17.55%) SAS
2 58 (13.94%) Apache Spark
3 45 (10.82%) Apache
4 40 (9.62%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.92%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.96%) Confluence
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (13.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.96%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 123 (29.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.73%) Office 365
3 20 (4.81%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (4.57%) SaaS
5 18 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (4.09%) Azure Data Factory
7 16 (3.85%) Google Analytics
8 14 (3.37%) PaaS
9 10 (2.40%) IaaS
10 8 (1.92%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.68%) Data Lake Analytics
12 6 (1.44%) Amazon S3
13 5 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.96%) GitHub
14 4 (0.96%) Scribe Online
15 3 (0.72%) Azure Machine Learning
16 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
16 1 (0.24%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.92%) Skype
2 3 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.24%) Broadband
3 1 (0.24%) LAN
3 1 (0.24%) MPLS
3 1 (0.24%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.24%) SMS
3 1 (0.24%) SNMP
3 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (35.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 146 (35.10%) SQL Server
3 122 (29.33%) Data Warehouse
4 119 (28.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (16.83%) Big Data
6 66 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 52 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 49 (11.78%) Apache Hive
9 41 (9.86%) SAP HANA
9 41 (9.86%) Text Mining
10 38 (9.13%) QlikView
11 30 (7.21%) Data Lake
12 17 (4.09%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (4.09%) MySQL
13 15 (3.61%) Relational Database
14 14 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (2.88%) Qlik Sense
16 11 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
17 10 (2.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.88%) JIRA
2 12 (2.88%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.20%) Subversion
5 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.96%) VersionOne
5 4 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.72%) ERwin
6 3 (0.72%) Toad
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 146 (35.10%) Finance
2 90 (21.63%) Retail
3 86 (20.67%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.81%) Marketing
5 13 (3.13%) Advertising
6 8 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.20%) Back Office
7 5 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (0.72%) Legal
8 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (28.37%) Developer
2 90 (21.63%) Analyst
3 78 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 45 (10.82%) Data Scientist
5 42 (10.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 31 (7.45%) SQL Developer
7 26 (6.25%) Senior Data Scientist
8 22 (5.29%) Report Developer
9 20 (4.81%) DBA
10 19 (4.57%) Business Analyst
11 18 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 18 (4.33%) Data Analyst
12 17 (4.09%) Administrator
12 17 (4.09%) Analytics Manager
12 17 (4.09%) Power BI Developer
12 17 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.09%) SQL Analyst
13 16 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 16 (3.85%) SSRS Developer
14 15 (3.61%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.06%) Kafka
2 45 (10.82%) D3.js
3 41 (9.86%) ggplot
4 23 (5.53%) .NET
5 12 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.88%) JSON
6 8 (1.92%) Apache Tez
6 8 (1.92%) CSS
6 8 (1.92%) HTML
6 8 (1.92%) REST
7 5 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.96%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.96%) jQuery
8 4 (0.96%) React
8 4 (0.96%) SOAP
8 4 (0.96%) Velocity
8 4 (0.96%) WCF
8 4 (0.96%) Web Services
8 4 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 41 (9.86%) Social Network
4 18 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.85%) User Experience
6 13 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.40%) Clustering
8 8 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.92%) Pricing Data
9 7 (1.68%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.20%) Replication
12 4 (0.96%) Fintech
12 4 (0.96%) FMCG
12 4 (0.96%) PMI
13 2 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.24%) Analytical Mindset
14 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.24%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.33%) Linux
2 13 (3.13%) Unix
3 9 (2.16%) Windows
4 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (93.75%) Business Intelligence
2 214 (51.44%) Analytics
3 181 (43.51%) Visualisation
4 143 (34.38%) Data Visualisation
5 124 (29.81%) Decision-Making
6 113 (27.16%) Data Science
7 91 (21.88%) Data Engineering
8 89 (21.39%) Artificial Intelligence
8 89 (21.39%) Data-Driven Decision Making
8 89 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 87 (20.91%) Data Modelling
10 83 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (15.14%) ETL
11 63 (15.14%) Mathematics
12 54 (12.98%) Statistics
13 46 (11.06%) Data Security
14 45 (10.82%) Matrix Organization
15 44 (10.58%) A/B Testing
15 44 (10.58%) Decision Science
16 41 (9.86%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 247 (59.38%) SQL
2 92 (22.12%) Python
3 87 (20.91%) R
4 58 (13.94%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 22 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 21 (5.05%) Java
8 19 (4.57%) C#
9 17 (4.09%) VBA
10 8 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 8 (1.92%) HiveQL
10 8 (1.92%) MATLAB
11 6 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.72%) VB
14 2 (0.48%) C
14 2 (0.48%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (29.57%) Degree
2 10 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.44%) ISEB
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.24%) MBA
5 1 (0.24%) MCSA
5 1 (0.24%) MCSE
5 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 22 (5.29%) QA
3 21 (5.05%) GDPR
4 6 (1.44%) PMO
5 4 (0.96%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.48%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (9.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.96%) Ansible
3 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 163 (39.18%) Tableau
2 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
3 60 (14.42%) SAP
4 22 (5.29%) Oracle
5 16 (3.85%) Google
6 9 (2.16%) Cognos
6 9 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.68%) Hortonworks
8 6 (1.44%) Alteryx
8 6 (1.44%) Teradata
9 5 (1.20%) Adobe
9 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.20%) VMware
9 5 (1.20%) Workday
10 4 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (0.96%) Citrix
10 4 (0.96%) HP
10 4 (0.96%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (0.96%) ServiceNow