Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 190 312
Rank change year-on-year -3 +122 +25
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 125 166 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.27% 1.65% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 4.85% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 120 132 19
South West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +37.10% +12.73%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,800 3,420 3,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.42% 33.94% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,384 2,919 2,674
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +8.97%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £60,000 £63,750
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the South West

Power BI
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Power BI in the South West

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the South West

Power BI
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bristol -3 42 £40,500 -14.74% 7
Dorset +10 21 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Wiltshire +5 21 £39,000 -22.00% 3
Somerset +7 14 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Devon +6 13 £23,750 -39.87% 1
Gloucestershire +3 13 £35,000 -17.65% 10
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 117 (93.60%) Business Intelligence
2 109 (87.20%) SQL
3 67 (53.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (45.60%) Tableau
5 55 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
7 50 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 46 (36.80%) Analytics
9 44 (35.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (30.40%) Finance
11 35 (28.00%) QlikView
12 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
13 29 (23.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (22.40%) Data Visualisation
15 25 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (18.40%) ETL
17 22 (17.60%) T-SQL
17 22 (17.60%) Python
18 21 (16.80%) Mathematics
19 20 (16.00%) Degree
19 20 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
20 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Excel
22 15 (12.00%) C#
22 15 (12.00%) Data Analysis
22 15 (12.00%) R
23 14 (11.20%) Spotfire
23 14 (11.20%) Cognos
23 14 (11.20%) Data Science

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.60%) SAS
2 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.60%) SPSS
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Magento
2 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.40%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.80%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.40%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (3.20%) PaaS
5 3 (2.40%) Office 365
6 2 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.60%) IaaS
7 1 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (53.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 51 (40.80%) SQL Server
3 44 (35.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (28.00%) QlikView
5 29 (23.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (11.20%) Spotfire
8 8 (6.40%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (5.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (4.80%) Big Data
11 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (3.20%) MySQL
12 4 (3.20%) OLAP
12 4 (3.20%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (3.20%) PowerPivot
13 3 (2.40%) Qlik Sense
14 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
14 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) RStudio
2 2 (1.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (30.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.20%) Back Office
3 4 (3.20%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Marketing
4 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Military
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (45.60%) Analyst
2 46 (36.80%) Developer
3 32 (25.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 30 (24.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 17 (13.60%) SQL Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Business Developer
7 11 (8.80%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Data Analyst
9 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.80%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.80%) DBA
10 6 (4.80%) Developer Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Graduate
10 6 (4.80%) Junior
10 6 (4.80%) Junior Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) .NET
2 9 (7.20%) HTML
3 6 (4.80%) HTML5
4 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.80%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.80%) Renewable Energy
4 5 (4.00%) Life Science
4 5 (4.00%) Replication
4 5 (4.00%) User Experience
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.80%) Fintech
8 1 (0.80%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Android
1 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (93.60%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 46 (36.80%) Analytics
4 28 (22.40%) Data Visualisation
5 25 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (18.40%) ETL
7 21 (16.80%) Mathematics
8 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (12.00%) Data Analysis
10 14 (11.20%) Data Science
11 12 (9.60%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (8.80%) Data Analytics
13 10 (8.00%) Project Management
14 9 (7.20%) Business Forecasting
14 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.20%) Machine Learning
14 9 (7.20%) Planning and Forecasting
15 8 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
17 6 (4.80%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 109 (87.20%) SQL
2 22 (17.60%) Python
2 22 (17.60%) T-SQL
3 15 (12.00%) C#
3 15 (12.00%) R
4 8 (6.40%) VB
4 8 (6.40%) VBA
5 6 (4.80%) Java
6 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (3.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.60%) PhD
5 1 (0.80%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.80%) MCSA
5 1 (0.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (45.60%) Tableau
2 55 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.20%) Cognos
4 8 (6.40%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle
6 4 (3.20%) Google
6 4 (3.20%) SAP
7 3 (2.40%) Aderant
8 2 (1.60%) Citrix
9 1 (0.80%) SnapLogic