Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > South East
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 133 236
Rank change year-on-year +11 +103 +33
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 324 407 370
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.49% 2.24% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.37% 8.65% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 280 332 298
10th Percentile £31,988 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,485 £42,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% -2.11%
75th Percentile £58,188 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £67,036 £78,750 £72,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 3,458 4,706 7,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.57% 25.93% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,843 3,899 6,131
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,875 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 10 May 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 10 May 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 +12 111 £47,500 - 31
Berkshire +18 84 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Hampshire -8 66 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Surrey -21 53 £55,000 -12.00% 11
East Sussex +45 38 £45,000 +56.52% 3
West Sussex +15 34 £42,500 -43.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £36,500 -30.48% 4
Kent +15 16 £38,750 -8.82% 7
Oxfordshire +9 9 £30,000 -34.43% 7
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 10 May 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.

1 324 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 269 (83.02%) Business Intelligence
3 219 (67.59%) SQL
4 122 (37.65%) Microsoft
5 95 (29.32%) Analytics
6 93 (28.70%) SQL Server
7 90 (27.78%) Azure
8 86 (26.54%) Visualisation
9 85 (26.23%) Social Skills
10 81 (25.00%) Finance
11 76 (23.46%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (23.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 74 (22.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 67 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (20.68%) Python
15 65 (20.06%) Microsoft Excel
16 61 (18.83%) ETL
17 60 (18.52%) Tableau
18 58 (17.90%) Data Visualisation
19 56 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
20 53 (16.36%) T-SQL
21 51 (15.74%) Data Modelling
22 50 (15.43%) SharePoint
23 44 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
24 43 (13.27%) Decision-Making
25 42 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
26 38 (11.73%) Data Analysis
27 37 (11.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 35 (10.80%) Migration
29 34 (10.49%) Data Lake

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 50 (15.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.47%) SAS
3 4 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.23%) GlassFish
3 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.62%) Anypoint
4 2 (0.62%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (20.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (3.70%) NetSuite
2 11 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.54%) Infor M3
4 5 (1.54%) SAP Business One
4 5 (1.54%) Shopify
5 3 (0.93%) Maximo
6 2 (0.62%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 324 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 90 (27.78%) Azure
3 42 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
4 33 (10.19%) PowerApps
5 29 (8.95%) Dynamics 365
6 26 (8.02%) Power Automate
7 23 (7.10%) Azure Data Factory
8 16 (4.94%) AWS
9 9 (2.78%) Azure Logic Apps
9 9 (2.78%) Azure Sentinel
9 9 (2.78%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 7 (2.16%) SaaS
11 6 (1.85%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.85%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.54%) Azure Functions
12 5 (1.54%) Google Sheets
12 5 (1.54%) Serverless
13 4 (1.23%) OneDrive
13 4 (1.23%) ShareGate
14 3 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.93%) Skype
2 2 (0.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 76 (23.46%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (23.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (22.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (18.52%) Tableau
6 37 (11.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (10.49%) Data Lake
8 22 (6.79%) QlikView
9 15 (4.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 12 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (3.40%) Relational Database
12 10 (3.09%) Big Data
12 10 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (2.78%) MySQL
13 9 (2.78%) Snowflake Schema
14 8 (2.47%) Hadoop
15 7 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (1.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (2.16%) JIRA
2 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.93%) Babel
4 3 (0.93%) webpack
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.31%) ERwin
6 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.31%) Toad
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 85 (26.23%) Social Skills
2 81 (25.00%) Finance
3 56 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.41%) Marketing
5 17 (5.25%) Retail
6 16 (4.94%) Advertising
7 15 (4.63%) Manufacturing
8 10 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.47%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (2.16%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (1.23%) Banking
11 4 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (0.93%) Legal
12 3 (0.93%) Wearables
13 2 (0.62%) Back Office
13 2 (0.62%) Local Government
13 2 (0.62%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.31%) Electronics
14 1 (0.31%) Games
14 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 122 (37.65%) Analyst
2 76 (23.46%) Developer
3 67 (20.68%) Data Analyst
4 37 (11.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 36 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 31 (9.57%) Data Engineer
7 30 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 29 (8.95%) Power BI Analyst
9 24 (7.41%) SQL Data Analyst
10 22 (6.79%) Consultant
11 21 (6.48%) SQL Developer
12 14 (4.32%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.32%) Report Analyst
13 13 (4.01%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
14 12 (3.70%) Insight Analyst
14 12 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
15 10 (3.09%) Azure Engineer
15 10 (3.09%) Data Scientist
15 10 (3.09%) Power BI Developer
16 8 (2.47%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.48%) .NET
2 12 (3.70%) CSS
2 12 (3.70%) HTML
2 12 (3.70%) REST
3 9 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.47%) RESTful
5 7 (2.16%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (2.16%) Pandas
6 6 (1.85%) jQuery
7 5 (1.54%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.54%) MDX
7 5 (1.54%) SOAP
7 5 (1.54%) Web Services
8 4 (1.23%) Middleware
8 4 (1.23%) TensorFlow
9 3 (0.93%) D3.js
9 3 (0.93%) NumPy
9 3 (0.93%) React
9 3 (0.93%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.88%) Data Structures
2 20 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.01%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.16%) Cloud Native
5 6 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.23%) CMDB
7 4 (1.23%) NHS
7 4 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.23%) User Experience
8 3 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.93%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.31%) CCTV
10 1 (0.31%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.47%) Windows
2 4 (1.23%) Android
2 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.62%) Linux
4 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (83.02%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (29.32%) Analytics
3 86 (26.54%) Visualisation
4 67 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (18.83%) ETL
6 58 (17.90%) Data Visualisation
7 51 (15.74%) Data Modelling
8 44 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (13.27%) Decision-Making
10 38 (11.73%) Data Analysis
11 35 (10.80%) Migration
12 32 (9.88%) Data Science
13 29 (8.95%) DevOps
14 28 (8.64%) Business Analysis
14 28 (8.64%) ERP
15 26 (8.02%) Dashboard Development
15 26 (8.02%) Data Analytics
16 23 (7.10%) Data Engineering
16 23 (7.10%) Data Management
17 22 (6.79%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 219 (67.59%) SQL
2 67 (20.68%) Python
3 53 (16.36%) T-SQL
4 23 (7.10%) PowerShell
5 22 (6.79%) C#
5 22 (6.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 19 (5.86%) R
7 18 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.40%) Java
9 9 (2.78%) VBA
10 8 (2.47%) C
11 6 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.54%) PHP
13 4 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.93%) VB
15 2 (0.62%) Ruby
16 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (9.57%) Degree
2 13 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) HNC
5 1 (0.31%) HND
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.54%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) PMO
5 1 (0.31%) GDPR
5 1 (0.31%) GRC
5 1 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.93%) Firmware
1 3 (0.93%) HDFS
2 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.62%) SCCM
2 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
2 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 122 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.72%) SAP
3 23 (7.10%) Cognos
4 20 (6.17%) Databricks
5 13 (4.01%) Oracle
6 12 (3.70%) Google
7 11 (3.40%) JD Edwards
8 10 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.47%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.85%) UiPath
11 5 (1.54%) Epicor
11 5 (1.54%) IFS
11 5 (1.54%) Infor
11 5 (1.54%) Jitterbit
12 4 (1.23%) IBM
12 4 (1.23%) Informatica
13 3 (0.93%) Remedy
14 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.62%) TIBCO