Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1060 1049 1221
Rank change year-on-year -11 +172 +54
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 117 173 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.091% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.17% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 96 164 80
UK median annual salary £52,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% - -4.17%
10th Percentile £34,609 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,125 £93,375 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -13.64% -2.22%

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 98927 100325 113209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.29% 52.83% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81399 86540 96778
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -30 115 £52,000 -9.57% 9
London -41 61 £65,000 - 7
UK excluding London +44 52 £40,000 -15.79% 2
South East +14 21 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Midlands +45 20 £40,000 -8.05%
West Midlands +27 12 £40,000 -8.05%
North of England -9 7 £37,500 -16.67% 1
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +20 3 £37,500 -16.67%
North West -23 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England +12 2 £51,250 +13.89%
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £31,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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).

1 109 (93.16%) SQL
2 108 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (87.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 97 (82.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 86 (73.50%) MDX
6 86 (73.50%) SQL Server
7 84 (71.79%) T-SQL
8 79 (67.52%) Power BI
9 73 (62.39%) ETL
10 71 (60.68%) Data Warehouse
11 63 (53.85%) Microsoft
12 53 (45.30%) Tableau
13 50 (42.74%) Kimball Methodology
14 44 (37.61%) QlikView
14 44 (37.61%) Microsoft Azure
15 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (29.91%) C#
17 34 (29.06%) Finance
18 32 (27.35%) .NET
19 30 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
20 29 (24.79%) OLAP
20 29 (24.79%) Data Modelling
21 27 (23.08%) PowerPivot
22 26 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
23 25 (21.37%) Analytics
24 24 (20.51%) Visualisation
25 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Excel
25 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
26 20 (17.09%) Data Visualisation

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 8 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 44 (37.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.42%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (3.42%) PaaS
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 102 (87.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 97 (82.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 86 (73.50%) SQL Server
5 79 (67.52%) Power BI
6 71 (60.68%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (37.61%) QlikView
8 30 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (24.79%) OLAP
10 27 (23.08%) PowerPivot
11 26 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 18 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (14.53%) Big Data
14 13 (11.11%) Data Lake
14 13 (11.11%) Hadoop
15 12 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 8 (6.84%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (6.84%) Biml
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.13%) JIRA
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (29.06%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Legal
3 17 (14.53%) Retail
4 13 (11.11%) Advertising
5 8 (6.84%) Banking
6 7 (5.98%) Investment Banking
7 6 (5.13%) Back Office
8 3 (2.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (69.23%) Developer
2 58 (49.57%) SQL Developer
3 48 (41.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 38 (32.48%) SSIS Developer
5 33 (28.21%) SSRS Developer
6 32 (27.35%) SQL BI Developer
7 31 (26.50%) SSAS Developer
8 22 (18.80%) T-SQL Developer
9 19 (16.24%) ETL Developer
10 17 (14.53%) Agile Developer
10 17 (14.53%) Power BI Developer
11 15 (12.82%) Architect
12 11 (9.40%) Consultant
12 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (8.55%) Lead Developer
14 9 (7.69%) Data Architect
15 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 8 (6.84%) DBA
15 8 (6.84%) SQL DBA
16 7 (5.98%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (73.50%) MDX
2 32 (27.35%) .NET
3 5 (4.27%) JSON
3 5 (4.27%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.85%) CSS
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) RESTful
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.98%) iPhone
3 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (62.39%) ETL
3 50 (42.74%) Kimball Methodology
4 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (24.79%) Data Modelling
6 25 (21.37%) Analytics
7 24 (20.51%) Visualisation
8 20 (17.09%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (15.38%) Data Management
9 18 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 18 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 13 (11.11%) Scrum
10 13 (11.11%) UML
11 12 (10.26%) Data Integration
11 12 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (9.40%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.55%) Data Architecture
13 10 (8.55%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (8.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.16%) SQL
2 84 (71.79%) T-SQL
3 35 (29.91%) C#
4 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.13%) Python
5 6 (5.13%) R
6 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.69%) Degree
3 7 (5.98%) MCITP
3 7 (5.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 63 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 53 (45.30%) Tableau
3 14 (11.97%) RedGate
4 10 (8.55%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (6.84%) Oracle
6 6 (5.13%) Cognos
7 4 (3.42%) Alteryx
8 3 (2.56%) IBM
8 3 (2.56%) Nintex
8 3 (2.56%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) Google
9 1 (0.85%) Informatica
9 1 (0.85%) Logi
9 1 (0.85%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.85%) Talend
9 1 (0.85%) Twitter