Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 942 971 1169
Rank change year-on-year +29 +198 +44
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 244 213 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 204 184 118
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +18.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £39,450
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +42.86%

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 97,603 95,730 104,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.09% 55.28% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81,227 80,792 90,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,133 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.81% +5.33% -

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 25 June 2018.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 13 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 25 June 2018. 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 +47 243 £57,500 +4.55% 25
London +1 162 £65,000 +4.00% 19
UK excluding London -10 69 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Midlands -10 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East -11 18 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East of England +10 15 £34,000 +4.62%
East Midlands +4 15 £45,000 - 2
North of England +39 13 £48,000 +9.71% 3
North West +2 10 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Midlands +4 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +35 3 £62,500 +14.68% 1
South West -7 2 £43,750 -12.50%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 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 with a requirement for Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).

1 232 (95.08%) Business Intelligence
2 224 (91.80%) Power BI
3 217 (88.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 201 (82.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 195 (79.92%) Microsoft
6 190 (77.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 185 (75.82%) SQL Server
8 182 (74.59%) SQL
9 136 (55.74%) Advertising
10 127 (52.05%) Data Warehouse
11 117 (47.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 108 (44.26%) T-SQL
13 107 (43.85%) Analytics
14 106 (43.44%) ETL
15 98 (40.16%) Visualisation
16 81 (33.20%) MDX
17 68 (27.87%) Data Lake
18 64 (26.23%) Azure Data Factory
18 64 (26.23%) Data Visualisation
19 61 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
20 53 (21.72%) Data Science
20 53 (21.72%) Tableau
21 47 (19.26%) Azure SQL Database
22 45 (18.44%) QlikView
22 45 (18.44%) Machine Learning
23 43 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
24 39 (15.98%) PowerPivot
25 38 (15.57%) Data Analytics
26 36 (14.75%) Finance
27 35 (14.34%) 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 9 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.23%) SAS
3 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (13.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 117 (47.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (26.23%) Azure Data Factory
3 34 (13.93%) PaaS
4 25 (10.25%) Azure Machine Learning
5 5 (2.05%) Data Lake Analytics
5 5 (2.05%) IaaS
6 4 (1.64%) Office 365
6 4 (1.64%) SaaS
7 3 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Internet
1 1 (0.41%) Intranet
1 1 (0.41%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (91.80%) Power BI
2 217 (88.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 201 (82.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 190 (77.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 185 (75.82%) SQL Server
6 127 (52.05%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (27.87%) Data Lake
8 61 (25.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 47 (19.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 45 (18.44%) QlikView
11 39 (15.98%) PowerPivot
12 35 (14.34%) Big Data
13 29 (11.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (6.97%) OLAP
16 16 (6.56%) Star Schema
17 15 (6.15%) Snowflake Schema
17 15 (6.15%) SQL Server 2016
18 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
19 9 (3.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (7.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 15 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.69%) JIRA
4 5 (2.05%) tSQLt
5 4 (1.64%) Subversion
5 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 136 (55.74%) Advertising
2 36 (14.75%) Finance
3 18 (7.38%) Games
4 11 (4.51%) Marketing
5 10 (4.10%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 103 (42.21%) Developer
2 96 (39.34%) Consultant
3 85 (34.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 55 (22.54%) Azure Consultant
5 53 (21.72%) Data Consultant
6 47 (19.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 38 (15.57%) SQL Developer
8 29 (11.89%) Power BI Consultant
8 29 (11.89%) SQL BI Developer
9 28 (11.48%) Analyst
10 22 (9.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 22 (9.02%) SSIS Developer
11 21 (8.61%) Business Developer
12 20 (8.20%) Data Warehouse Consultant
13 19 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Lead
13 19 (7.79%) Power BI Developer
14 17 (6.97%) Senior Developer
14 17 (6.97%) SSAS Developer
15 16 (6.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 16 (6.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (33.20%) MDX
2 18 (7.38%) .NET
3 5 (2.05%) Kafka
3 5 (2.05%) RESTful
3 5 (2.05%) SOAP
3 5 (2.05%) Web Services
3 5 (2.05%) XML
4 4 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.28%) Reinsurance
4 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.82%) Equities
6 2 (0.82%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.82%) FMCG
6 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.82%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.41%) Fintech
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
7 1 (0.41%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.41%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.82%) Windows
1 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
1 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (95.08%) Business Intelligence
2 107 (43.85%) Analytics
3 106 (43.44%) ETL
4 98 (40.16%) Visualisation
5 64 (26.23%) Data Visualisation
6 53 (21.72%) Data Science
7 45 (18.44%) Machine Learning
8 43 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (15.57%) Data Analytics
10 30 (12.30%) Kimball Methodology
11 29 (11.89%) Data Modelling
12 28 (11.48%) Predictive Analytics
13 21 (8.61%) Dimensional Modelling
14 14 (5.74%) Scrum
15 13 (5.33%) Data Governance
16 12 (4.92%) Business Analysis
17 11 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (4.51%) CRM
17 11 (4.51%) Decision-Making
17 11 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (74.59%) SQL
2 108 (44.26%) T-SQL
3 21 (8.61%) C#
4 15 (6.15%) Python
4 15 (6.15%) R
5 12 (4.92%) VBA
6 8 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.64%) MATLAB
9 4 (1.64%) U-SQL
10 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.51%) MCSE
3 10 (4.10%) Degree
4 9 (3.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.92%) GDPR
2 7 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.64%) QA
4 3 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.41%) Control-M
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 195 (79.92%) Microsoft
2 53 (21.72%) Tableau
3 18 (7.38%) Oracle
4 7 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.64%) Alteryx
5 4 (1.64%) Google
6 3 (1.23%) IBM
6 3 (1.23%) Nintex
6 3 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) Capita
7 1 (0.41%) Cognos
7 1 (0.41%) Databricks
7 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy