Period
to 23 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 630 870 1074
Rank change year-on-year +240 +204 +32
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) 505 308 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 458 269 120
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,950 £36,125
90th Percentile £82,875 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -15.79%

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 74,772 91,990 97,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.41% 55.64% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61,121 76,470 79,828
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

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 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
England +217 492 £60,000 +9.09% 61
London +203 358 £62,500 +4.17% 25
UK excluding London +95 141 £45,000 -5.26% 40
Midlands +67 45 £45,000 -2.70% 9
East of England +84 35 £45,000 - 9
South East +39 34 £50,000 -9.09% 10
East Midlands +44 32 £47,500 +5.56% 6
North of England +17 18 £45,000 -6.25% 8
North West +31 15 £42,500 -11.46% 6
West Midlands +42 13 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Wales +13 8 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire -13 3 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Scotland +22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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).

1 504 (99.80%) Business Intelligence
2 478 (94.65%) Power BI
2 478 (94.65%) Power Platform
3 429 (84.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 408 (80.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 385 (76.24%) Data Warehouse
6 381 (75.45%) SQL Server
7 363 (71.88%) SQL
8 324 (64.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 273 (54.06%) Microsoft
10 266 (52.67%) Azure
11 191 (37.82%) T-SQL
12 188 (37.23%) Data Modelling
13 182 (36.04%) Finance
14 175 (34.65%) ETL
15 174 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
16 172 (34.06%) MDX
17 159 (31.49%) Analytics
18 141 (27.92%) Data Lake
19 125 (24.75%) Python
20 103 (20.40%) Kimball Methodology
21 98 (19.41%) Visualisation
22 95 (18.81%) Azure Data Factory
23 94 (18.61%) Azure SQL Database
24 91 (18.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 81 (16.04%) Scrum
25 81 (16.04%) C#
26 79 (15.64%) DevOps
27 77 (15.25%) Databricks
28 67 (13.27%) Data Architecture

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 11 (2.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.20%) Apache
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 36 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 478 (94.65%) Power Platform
2 266 (52.67%) Azure
3 95 (18.81%) Azure Data Factory
4 34 (6.73%) PowerApps
5 24 (4.75%) Data Lake Analytics
6 9 (1.78%) Azure Machine Learning
7 6 (1.19%) Office 365
7 6 (1.19%) PaaS
8 3 (0.59%) AWS
8 3 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.40%) SaaS
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.20%) GitHub
10 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) HTTP
1 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (94.65%) Power BI
2 429 (84.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 408 (80.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 385 (76.24%) Data Warehouse
5 381 (75.45%) SQL Server
6 324 (64.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 141 (27.92%) Data Lake
8 94 (18.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 91 (18.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 61 (12.08%) PowerPivot
11 58 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 54 (10.69%) OLAP
13 53 (10.50%) SQL Server 2016
14 52 (10.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 31 (6.14%) Big Data
15 31 (6.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 22 (4.36%) OLAP Cube
17 18 (3.56%) Cosmos DB
18 16 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
19 15 (2.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (2.77%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.39%) JIRA
4 3 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 182 (36.04%) Finance
2 47 (9.31%) Retail
3 15 (2.97%) Banking
4 12 (2.38%) Legal
5 10 (1.98%) Front Office
6 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.19%) Publishing
7 5 (0.99%) Law
7 5 (0.99%) Marketing
7 5 (0.99%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.40%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 344 (68.12%) Developer
2 298 (59.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 113 (22.38%) SQL Developer
4 92 (18.22%) SQL BI Developer
5 84 (16.63%) Power BI Developer
6 58 (11.49%) Analyst
7 57 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 53 (10.50%) Senior Developer
9 39 (7.72%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 39 (7.72%) Lead Developer
10 38 (7.52%) Azure Developer
11 34 (6.73%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 33 (6.53%) Database Developer
12 33 (6.53%) SQL Database Developer
12 33 (6.53%) SSRS Developer
13 28 (5.54%) Business Intelligence Specialist
14 27 (5.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 27 (5.35%) SQL Server Developer
15 26 (5.15%) Azure Specialist
16 22 (4.36%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (34.06%) MDX
2 41 (8.12%) .NET
3 14 (2.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.99%) JSON
5 4 (0.79%) XML
6 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.40%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.40%) HTML
7 2 (0.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.40%) REST
8 1 (0.20%) Matplotlib
8 1 (0.20%) NumPy
8 1 (0.20%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.13%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.39%) FMCG
5 6 (1.19%) Market Risk
5 6 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.20%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.20%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.20%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.20%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.20%) User Experience
8 1 (0.20%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (99.80%) Business Intelligence
2 188 (37.23%) Data Modelling
3 175 (34.65%) ETL
4 174 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (31.49%) Analytics
6 103 (20.40%) Kimball Methodology
7 98 (19.41%) Visualisation
8 81 (16.04%) Scrum
9 79 (15.64%) DevOps
10 67 (13.27%) Data Architecture
11 61 (12.08%) Data Analytics
12 56 (11.09%) Dimensional Modelling
13 54 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
14 48 (9.50%) Kanban
15 47 (9.31%) Business Analytics
16 45 (8.91%) Dashboard Development
17 40 (7.92%) Data Science
18 34 (6.73%) Data Analysis
18 34 (6.73%) Data Ingestion
19 28 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 363 (71.88%) SQL
2 191 (37.82%) T-SQL
3 125 (24.75%) Python
4 81 (16.04%) C#
5 52 (10.30%) R
6 28 (5.54%) VBA
7 18 (3.56%) PowerShell
8 13 (2.57%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.18%) U-SQL
10 6 (1.19%) MATLAB
11 4 (0.79%) Scala
12 3 (0.59%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.40%) C
13 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (3.17%) Degree
2 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.56%) QA
3 5 (0.99%) GDPR
3 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 273 (54.06%) Microsoft
2 77 (15.25%) Databricks
3 15 (2.97%) SAP
4 13 (2.57%) Tableau
5 11 (2.18%) Alteryx
6 5 (0.99%) Oracle
7 4 (0.79%) Intapp
7 4 (0.79%) SnapLogic
8 3 (0.59%) Google
8 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.40%) Cognos
10 1 (0.20%) Facebook