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The median annual salary for a Power BI Developer was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI Developer
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1021 824 666
Rank change year-on-year -197 -158 +241
Permanent jobs requiring a Power BI Developer 216 202 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 174 183 95
10th Percentile £38,365 £33,750 £36,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.83% +26.32%
75th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £79,625 £74,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.09% -4.44% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 153,478 105,034 58,942
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.97% 91.12% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,211 74,036 48,179
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,750 £87,550
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

Power BI Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Power BI Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI Developer in the UK

Power BI Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power BI Developer.

Salary trend for Power BI Developer in the UK

Power BI Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI Developer over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Power BI Developer in the UK

Power BI Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -184 194 £57,500 +21.05% 31
Work from Home -185 116 £55,000 +22.22% 13
London -146 109 £70,000 +16.67% 11
UK excluding London -129 89 £52,500 +22.09% 24
South East -34 23 £55,500 +23.33% 4
Midlands -51 21 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -50 20 £45,000 -2.70% 3
North of England -86 17 £50,000 +16.28% 9
South West -12 11 £47,000 +25.33% 2
North West -66 11 £55,000 +27.91% 6
East of England -52 9 £57,500 +4.55%
Scotland -35 7 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North East -14 3 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Yorkshire -42 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands -19 1 - - 2
Wales -21 1 £32,500 -23.53%
Channel Islands - 1 £85,000 -

Power BI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, Power BI Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Power BI Developer in the job title.

1 216 (100.00%) Power BI
1 216 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 211 (97.69%) Business Intelligence
3 187 (86.57%) SQL
4 97 (44.91%) Data Warehouse
5 91 (42.13%) Microsoft
6 89 (41.20%) Azure
7 84 (38.89%) Analytics
8 78 (36.11%) T-SQL
9 75 (34.72%) Social Skills
10 68 (31.48%) Finance
11 67 (31.02%) Data Modelling
11 67 (31.02%) Visualisation
12 63 (29.17%) SQL Server
13 59 (27.31%) ETL
13 59 (27.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
15 53 (24.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 46 (21.30%) Agile
17 42 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
18 41 (18.98%) Power Query
18 41 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
19 32 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 32 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
20 31 (14.35%) PowerApps
21 30 (13.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
22 29 (13.43%) Data Analytics
23 27 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
24 26 (12.04%) Decision-Making
25 24 (11.11%) Tableau

Power BI Developer Skill Set
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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.31%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 216 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 89 (41.20%) Azure
3 31 (14.35%) PowerApps
4 22 (10.19%) Azure Data Factory
5 17 (7.87%) Power Automate
6 10 (4.63%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (4.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 9 (4.17%) GitHub
8 8 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (2.31%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (1.85%) AWS
11 3 (1.39%) Azure Logic Apps
11 3 (1.39%) SaaS
12 2 (0.93%) Azure Stack
12 2 (0.93%) Snowflake
13 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.46%) GCP
13 1 (0.46%) Google Data Studio
13 1 (0.46%) IaaS
13 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (100.00%) Power BI
2 97 (44.91%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 59 (27.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (24.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (18.98%) Power Query
7 32 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (11.11%) Tableau
9 19 (8.80%) Data Mining
10 15 (6.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (6.02%) Data Lake
11 13 (6.02%) OLAP
12 10 (4.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (4.63%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
13 8 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (3.70%) QlikView
13 8 (3.70%) Tableau Desktop
14 7 (3.24%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.24%) JIRA
3 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (34.72%) Social Skills
2 68 (31.48%) Finance
3 57 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.56%) Legal
4 12 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
5 11 (5.09%) Banking
6 7 (3.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 7 (3.24%) Marketing
7 6 (2.78%) Advertising
8 5 (2.31%) Law
9 3 (1.39%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.39%) Retail
10 2 (0.93%) Automotive
10 2 (0.93%) Czech Language
10 2 (0.93%) Local Government
10 2 (0.93%) Publishing
11 1 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Billing
11 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.24%) REST
2 5 (2.31%) RESTful
3 4 (1.85%) MDX
4 3 (1.39%) .NET
5 2 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.46%) CSS
6 1 (0.46%) HTML5
6 1 (0.46%) jQuery
6 1 (0.46%) JSON
6 1 (0.46%) PySpark
6 1 (0.46%) React
6 1 (0.46%) Web Services
6 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) Virtual Team
2 8 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.31%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.39%) Housing Association
5 3 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.39%) User Experience
6 2 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.46%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (97.69%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (38.89%) Analytics
3 67 (31.02%) Data Modelling
3 67 (31.02%) Visualisation
4 59 (27.31%) ETL
5 46 (21.30%) Agile
6 42 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
7 41 (18.98%) Problem-Solving
8 29 (13.43%) Data Analytics
9 27 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
10 26 (12.04%) Decision-Making
11 22 (10.19%) Data Transformation
12 20 (9.26%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (8.80%) Data Analysis
14 17 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (7.41%) DevOps
16 14 (6.48%) Unit Testing
17 13 (6.02%) Requirements Gathering
18 12 (5.56%) CRM
19 11 (5.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (86.57%) SQL
2 78 (36.11%) T-SQL
3 30 (13.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 14 (6.48%) VBA
5 12 (5.56%) Python
6 11 (5.09%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.24%) C
8 4 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.85%) R
9 3 (1.39%) ANSI SQL
9 3 (1.39%) XMLA
10 2 (0.93%) C#
11 1 (0.46%) Java
11 1 (0.46%) LookML
11 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.46%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.46%) GxP
2 1 (0.46%) PMO
2 1 (0.46%) QA
Vendors
1 91 (42.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.80%) Oracle
3 8 (3.70%) Cognos
4 7 (3.24%) Anaplan
4 7 (3.24%) Informatica
5 6 (2.78%) Google
6 4 (1.85%) Databricks
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.46%) Dell
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) iManage
8 1 (0.46%) Nintex
8 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds