Period
to 23 August 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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1038 1126 1167
Rank change year-on-year +88 +41 +111
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 156 138 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.070% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 130 123 106
UK median annual salary £50,750 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.74% +2.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £36,125 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -15.79% +22.58% -26.19%

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 97804 103129 110871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.57% 52.41% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 80742 89287 94415
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 August 2017.

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

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Top 12 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 August 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 +97 154 £51,500 -10.43% 14
London +39 88 £65,000 +4.00% 8
UK excluding London +79 65 £40,000 -15.79% 6
Midlands - 38 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 22 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 14 £45,000 - 1
South East +46 12 £45,000 -14.29% 1
North of England -9 10 £42,500 -2.86% 4
Yorkshire +18 5 £46,000 +2.22% 2
North West -34 5 £42,500 - 2
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
South West 0 1 £50,000 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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).

1 148 (94.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 147 (94.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 142 (91.03%) SQL
3 142 (91.03%) Business Intelligence
4 136 (87.18%) SQL Server
4 136 (87.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 129 (82.69%) MDX
6 115 (73.72%) Power BI
7 107 (68.59%) Microsoft
8 92 (58.97%) T-SQL
9 91 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
10 87 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 84 (53.85%) ETL
12 70 (44.87%) Tableau
13 67 (42.95%) QlikView
14 66 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
15 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (35.90%) Legal
17 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
18 50 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
19 48 (30.77%) .NET
20 47 (30.13%) Mentoring
21 39 (25.00%) Oracle
22 37 (23.72%) Big Data
23 36 (23.08%) Scrum
24 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
25 29 (18.59%) Analytics
26 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
26 28 (17.95%) C#
27 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.13%) SAS
3 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 87 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.49%) PaaS
4 6 (3.85%) SaaS
5 4 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.64%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.64%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (94.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 147 (94.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 136 (87.18%) SQL Server
3 136 (87.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 115 (73.72%) Power BI
5 91 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
6 67 (42.95%) QlikView
7 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 50 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (23.72%) Big Data
10 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (16.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 25 (16.03%) Relational Database
13 24 (15.38%) OLAP
14 20 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (10.90%) Data Mining
15 17 (10.90%) PowerPivot
16 13 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.13%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.64%) ERwin
5 1 (0.64%) MSTest
5 1 (0.64%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 56 (35.90%) Legal
2 21 (13.46%) Retail
3 16 (10.26%) Finance
4 15 (9.62%) Advertising
5 8 (5.13%) Banking
6 7 (4.49%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (58.97%) Developer
2 57 (36.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 55 (35.26%) SQL Developer
4 47 (30.13%) SSIS Developer
5 43 (27.56%) SSAS Developer
5 43 (27.56%) SSRS Developer
6 37 (23.72%) SQL BI Developer
7 32 (20.51%) SQL Server Developer
8 27 (17.31%) Consultant
9 21 (13.46%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 17 (10.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 17 (10.90%) Senior Developer
11 13 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 13 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
12 12 (7.69%) Agile Developer
12 12 (7.69%) DBA
12 12 (7.69%) SQL DBA
13 11 (7.05%) Administrator
13 11 (7.05%) Architect
13 11 (7.05%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (82.69%) MDX
2 48 (30.77%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) D3.js
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Management Information System
1 9 (5.77%) Replication
2 8 (5.13%) Clustering
3 7 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.56%) User Experience
5 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.64%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (91.03%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (53.85%) ETL
3 66 (42.31%) Kimball Methodology
4 64 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (30.13%) Mentoring
6 36 (23.08%) Scrum
7 29 (18.59%) Analytics
8 26 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 22 (14.10%) Data Visualisation
10 21 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (12.18%) Data Modelling
11 19 (12.18%) Waterfall
12 16 (10.26%) Data Integration
12 16 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (9.62%) Data Management
14 14 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (7.69%) Kanban
17 11 (7.05%) Inversion of Control
18 9 (5.77%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 142 (91.03%) SQL
2 92 (58.97%) T-SQL
3 28 (17.95%) C#
4 21 (13.46%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.28%) Python
6 1 (0.64%) R
6 1 (0.64%) U-SQL
6 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.49%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) MCITP
2 7 (4.49%) MCSE
3 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Control-M
1 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (68.59%) Microsoft
2 70 (44.87%) Tableau
3 39 (25.00%) Oracle
4 16 (10.26%) Cognos
5 12 (7.69%) Alteryx
6 8 (5.13%) SAP
7 7 (4.49%) IBM
7 7 (4.49%) Nintex
7 7 (4.49%) RedGate
8 5 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.28%) Informatica
9 2 (1.28%) Talend
10 1 (0.64%) Birst
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) Logi
10 1 (0.64%) Logi Analytics