Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1048 1065 1208
Rank change year-on-year +17 +143 +75
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 133 159 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.084% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.16% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 106 149 95
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% - -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +7.95% -16.19%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 97115 100005 112786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.32% 52.74% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79652 86237 96348
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the UK

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

Salary trend for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the UK

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in the UK

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
England +49 131 £50,000 -13.04% 5
London -9 71 £65,000 - 4
UK excluding London +35 60 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Midlands +49 29 £40,000 -9.09%
South East +34 20 £45,000 -18.18%
West Midlands +20 18 £40,000 -9.09%
East Midlands - 9 £35,000 -
North of England -13 8 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Yorkshire +10 5 £46,000 +2.22%
North West +4 2 £45,000 +9.09% 1
North East +20 1 £31,000 -24.85%
East of England +4 1 £57,500 +27.78%
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 125 (93.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 124 (93.23%) SQL
3 121 (90.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 116 (87.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 115 (86.47%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (79.70%) SQL Server
7 105 (78.95%) MDX
8 93 (69.92%) Power BI
9 89 (66.92%) T-SQL
10 81 (60.90%) ETL
11 80 (60.15%) Microsoft
12 79 (59.40%) Data Warehouse
13 61 (45.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 60 (45.11%) Tableau
15 57 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
16 54 (40.60%) QlikView
17 51 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (33.83%) .NET
19 38 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
19 38 (28.57%) Legal
20 36 (27.07%) C#
21 35 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
22 33 (24.81%) Mentoring
23 30 (22.56%) Finance
24 29 (21.80%) OLAP
25 28 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
25 28 (21.05%) PowerPivot
26 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Excel
27 26 (19.55%) Oracle
27 26 (19.55%) Big Data

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.26%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 61 (45.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.26%) PaaS
4 6 (4.51%) SaaS
5 3 (2.26%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (93.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 121 (90.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (87.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 106 (79.70%) SQL Server
5 93 (69.92%) Power BI
6 79 (59.40%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (40.60%) QlikView
8 38 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 35 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (21.80%) OLAP
11 28 (21.05%) PowerPivot
11 28 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (19.55%) Big Data
13 23 (17.29%) Relational Database
14 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (11.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 12 (9.02%) Data Mining
16 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (6.77%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (6.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.77%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (4.51%) JIRA
4 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (28.57%) Legal
2 30 (22.56%) Finance
3 23 (17.29%) Retail
4 12 (9.02%) Advertising
5 8 (6.02%) Banking
6 7 (5.26%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.51%) Back Office
8 4 (3.01%) Marketing
9 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (69.92%) Developer
2 64 (48.12%) SQL Developer
3 59 (44.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 47 (35.34%) SSIS Developer
5 42 (31.58%) SSRS Developer
6 41 (30.83%) SQL BI Developer
7 38 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
8 22 (16.54%) SQL Server Developer
9 19 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
10 16 (12.03%) Consultant
10 16 (12.03%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 16 (12.03%) Senior Developer
10 16 (12.03%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 15 (11.28%) Architect
12 14 (10.53%) Agile Developer
12 14 (10.53%) ETL Developer
12 14 (10.53%) Power BI Developer
13 12 (9.02%) Senior SQL Developer
14 10 (7.52%) Lead Developer
15 9 (6.77%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (78.95%) MDX
2 45 (33.83%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) JSON
3 3 (2.26%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.75%) D3.js
4 1 (0.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) RESTful
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.76%) iPhone
3 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.75%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (86.47%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (60.90%) ETL
3 57 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 51 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (24.81%) Mentoring
6 26 (19.55%) Analytics
7 25 (18.80%) Data Modelling
8 23 (17.29%) Scrum
8 23 (17.29%) Visualisation
9 20 (15.04%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (12.03%) Data Management
12 12 (9.02%) Data Analysis
12 12 (9.02%) UML
13 11 (8.27%) Data Integration
13 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (7.52%) Business Analysis
15 9 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (6.77%) Translating Business Requirements
15 9 (6.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 124 (93.23%) SQL
2 89 (66.92%) T-SQL
3 36 (27.07%) C#
4 21 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.76%) R
6 4 (3.01%) Python
6 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.02%) Degree
3 7 (5.26%) MCITP
3 7 (5.26%) MCSE
4 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.51%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Control-M
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (60.15%) Microsoft
2 60 (45.11%) Tableau
3 26 (19.55%) Oracle
4 13 (9.77%) RedGate
5 9 (6.77%) Cognos
6 8 (6.02%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (6.02%) SAP
7 7 (5.26%) IBM
7 7 (5.26%) Nintex
8 6 (4.51%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.75%) Informatica
9 1 (0.75%) Logi
9 1 (0.75%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.75%) Talend