Power BI Jobs

Microsoft Power BI
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Power BI skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Power BI over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 72 78 113
Rank change year-on-year +6 +35 -2
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 3,253 3,331 5,868
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.25% 3.95% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.63% 18.71% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,529 2,404 3,933
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £34,704
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +10.00%
75th Percentile £71,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK

Power BI falls under the Databases and Business Intelligence category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 16,570 17,801 49,722
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 16.57% 21.10% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11,120 12,278 21,463
10th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.60% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +9.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Power BI in the UK

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Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the UK

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Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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 +13 2,962 £57,500 +4.55% 444
UK excluding London +8 2,113 £50,000 - 342
Work from Home +5 1,317 £57,500 +4.55% 319
London +8 1,031 £67,500 +3.85% 145
North of England +20 555 £50,000 +5.26% 89
South East +26 494 £52,750 -4.09% 89
Midlands -13 455 £50,000 +5.26% 59
West Midlands -5 335 £55,000 +15.79% 43
North West +33 331 £47,500 - 45
South West -26 239 £52,500 +5.00% 65
Yorkshire +12 171 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Scotland -13 171 £47,500 -9.52% 18
East of England +54 166 £48,500 -3.00% 23
East Midlands -3 118 £45,000 +12.50% 16
North East -18 53 £50,000 - 21
Wales -20 28 £42,752 +26.67% 7
Northern Ireland +3 5 £85,000 +100.00% 2
Channel Islands -2 2 £61,250 +75.00% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £36,000 - 2

Power BI
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 323 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 62 (1.91%) Apache
3 52 (1.60%) SAS
4 39 (1.20%) Microsoft Exchange
5 38 (1.17%) Confluence
6 36 (1.11%) Apache Spark
7 27 (0.83%) IIS
8 20 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
9 14 (0.43%) CMS
10 11 (0.34%) WordPress
11 5 (0.15%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.12%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.092%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.092%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.061%) Moodle
14 2 (0.061%) nginx
14 2 (0.061%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.031%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.031%) Drupal
15 1 (0.031%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 809 (24.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 192 (5.90%) Microsoft Office
3 94 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
5 32 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.40%) Trello
8 12 (0.37%) SPSS
9 11 (0.34%) Chatbot
10 7 (0.22%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.092%) Autodesk Inventor
12 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 183 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.61%) Primavera
3 19 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (0.52%) Elite 3E
6 14 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.37%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.31%) SAP Business One
9 7 (0.22%) IBM Planning Analytics
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.22%) Shopify
10 6 (0.18%) SAP PLM
10 6 (0.18%) Teamcenter
11 5 (0.15%) Aladdin
12 4 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
12 4 (0.12%) Finacle
12 4 (0.12%) Magento
12 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 4 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 4 (0.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3,253 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,231 (37.84%) Azure
3 500 (15.37%) PowerApps
4 449 (13.80%) Power Automate
5 319 (9.81%) Dynamics 365
6 306 (9.41%) Microsoft 365
7 277 (8.52%) Azure Data Factory
8 237 (7.29%) AWS
9 236 (7.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 167 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
11 88 (2.71%) Snowflake
12 75 (2.31%) GCP
13 68 (2.09%) Azure Logic Apps
14 54 (1.66%) dbt
15 52 (1.60%) Serverless
16 50 (1.54%) Entra ID
17 46 (1.41%) SaaS
18 44 (1.35%) Google Analytics
19 34 (1.05%) GitHub
20 30 (0.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 74 (2.27%) Broadband
2 32 (0.98%) Firewall
3 29 (0.89%) DNS
4 23 (0.71%) Intranet
5 21 (0.65%) Network Security
6 20 (0.61%) DHCP
7 15 (0.46%) VoIP
7 15 (0.46%) VPN
8 13 (0.40%) WAN
9 12 (0.37%) Internet
9 12 (0.37%) LAN
10 11 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (0.31%) SAN
12 8 (0.25%) NAS
12 8 (0.25%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (0.12%) TCP/IP
14 4 (0.12%) VLAN
15 3 (0.092%) WebEx
15 3 (0.092%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 624 (19.18%) Tableau
2 599 (18.41%) SQL Server
3 545 (16.75%) Data Warehouse
4 295 (9.07%) Data Lake
5 285 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 278 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 201 (6.18%) Azure SQL Database
8 186 (5.72%) Power Query
9 133 (4.09%) Relational Database
10 131 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 98 (3.01%) Big Data
12 57 (1.75%) Data Mining
13 55 (1.69%) QlikView
14 52 (1.60%) Metadata
14 52 (1.60%) Qlik Sense
15 51 (1.57%) NoSQL
16 49 (1.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 48 (1.48%) Looker
18 46 (1.41%) Data Vault
19 43 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 161 (4.95%) JIRA
2 89 (2.74%) Git
3 56 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 40 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (0.46%) Subversion
7 12 (0.37%) RStudio
8 10 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.15%) ERwin
9 5 (0.15%) GitLab
10 3 (0.092%) ER Studio
10 3 (0.092%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.092%) NUnit
10 3 (0.092%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.061%) MSTest
11 2 (0.061%) Postman
11 2 (0.061%) PyCharm
11 2 (0.061%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.061%) Visual Studio Code
12 1 (0.031%) Sourcetree
General
1 1,150 (35.35%) Social Skills
2 906 (27.85%) Finance
3 840 (25.82%) Analytical Skills
4 262 (8.05%) Marketing
5 226 (6.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 195 (5.99%) Legal
7 185 (5.69%) Banking
7 185 (5.69%) Retail
8 166 (5.10%) Public Sector
9 137 (4.21%) Presentation Skills
10 135 (4.15%) Law
11 118 (3.63%) Manufacturing
12 66 (2.03%) Organisational Skills
13 63 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 47 (1.44%) Investment Banking
15 43 (1.32%) Front Office
15 43 (1.32%) Local Government
16 40 (1.23%) Back Office
17 38 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
18 28 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 877 (26.96%) Analyst
2 616 (18.94%) Developer
3 392 (12.05%) Senior
4 344 (10.57%) Data Analyst
5 294 (9.04%) Lead
6 274 (8.42%) Data Engineer
7 208 (6.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 191 (5.87%) Architect
9 161 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
10 145 (4.46%) Consultant
11 138 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 132 (4.06%) Power BI Developer
13 128 (3.93%) DBA
14 118 (3.63%) SQL DBA
15 103 (3.17%) Data Manager
16 94 (2.89%) Senior Developer
17 92 (2.83%) Power Platform Developer
18 83 (2.55%) Power BI Analyst
19 82 (2.52%) Administrator
19 82 (2.52%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (5.59%) .NET
2 116 (3.57%) HTML
3 86 (2.64%) CSS
4 51 (1.57%) JSON
4 51 (1.57%) PySpark
5 48 (1.48%) ASP.NET
6 47 (1.44%) REST
7 44 (1.35%) HTML5 Canvas
8 41 (1.26%) .NET Framework
9 40 (1.23%) Web Services
10 37 (1.14%) XML
11 21 (0.65%) Entity Framework
12 17 (0.52%) React
12 17 (0.52%) RESTful
13 16 (0.49%) MDX
14 13 (0.40%) WinForms
15 12 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (0.37%) jQuery
16 11 (0.34%) .NET Core
16 11 (0.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 187 (5.75%) Management Information System
2 115 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
3 98 (3.01%) Product Ownership
4 77 (2.37%) Data Structures
5 75 (2.31%) Onboarding
6 67 (2.06%) NHS
7 55 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
8 52 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 49 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 37 (1.14%) Fixed Income
12 36 (1.11%) Derivative
12 36 (1.11%) Equities
12 36 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 36 (1.11%) Low-Code
13 33 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 33 (1.01%) Legacy Systems
14 30 (0.92%) FMCG
15 25 (0.77%) Reinsurance
15 25 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (3.17%) Windows
2 77 (2.37%) VMS
3 39 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 34 (1.05%) Linux
5 24 (0.74%) Unix
6 19 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.12%) Android
10 3 (0.092%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.092%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.061%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,671 (82.11%) Business Intelligence
2 920 (28.28%) Analytics
3 738 (22.69%) Visualisation
4 625 (19.21%) Problem-Solving
5 593 (18.23%) Agile
6 564 (17.34%) Data Analysis
7 536 (16.48%) Data Modelling
8 509 (15.65%) Data Visualisation
9 486 (14.94%) ETL
10 411 (12.63%) Decision-Making
11 353 (10.85%) DevOps
12 319 (9.81%) Data Analytics
13 308 (9.47%) Data Management
14 307 (9.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 297 (9.13%) Data Governance
16 295 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
17 294 (9.04%) Computer Science
18 288 (8.85%) Project Management
19 279 (8.58%) CRM
20 267 (8.21%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1,846 (56.75%) SQL
2 585 (17.98%) Python
3 320 (9.84%) T-SQL
4 270 (8.30%) C#
5 240 (7.38%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 186 (5.72%) JavaScript
7 143 (4.40%) R
8 117 (3.60%) PowerShell
9 79 (2.43%) VBA
10 43 (1.32%) Java
11 33 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 21 (0.65%) TypeScript
13 19 (0.58%) VB
14 16 (0.49%) Julia
14 16 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.40%) PHP
16 12 (0.37%) Kusto Query Language
16 12 (0.37%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.37%) U-SQL
17 10 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 676 (20.78%) Degree
2 218 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 148 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 125 (3.84%) Security Cleared
5 112 (3.44%) DBS Check
6 81 (2.49%) Master's Degree
7 73 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 60 (1.84%) Azure Certification
9 24 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 21 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.61%) CIPD
12 19 (0.58%) CIMA
12 19 (0.58%) CISM
12 19 (0.58%) CISSP
12 19 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
13 17 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
14 16 (0.49%) CISA
15 14 (0.43%) MBA
16 13 (0.40%) ACCA
16 13 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 343 (10.54%) Data Quality
2 156 (4.80%) GDPR
3 67 (2.06%) QA
4 35 (1.08%) Accessibility
5 30 (0.92%) PMO
6 22 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 21 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.52%) Actionable Recommendations
9 15 (0.46%) California Consumer Privacy Act
10 13 (0.40%) NIST
11 12 (0.37%) SLA
12 8 (0.25%) GRC
13 6 (0.18%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.12%) COBIT
14 4 (0.12%) ISO 22301
14 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.061%) GLP
15 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 15288
15 2 (0.061%) NCSC
15 2 (0.061%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 83 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.28%) Firmware
6 7 (0.22%) Docker
7 3 (0.092%) vSphere
8 1 (0.031%) pfSense
8 1 (0.031%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 40 (1.23%) Terraform
2 21 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 14 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (0.31%) Ansible
5 5 (0.15%) Foglight
5 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.15%) Nagios
5 5 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 4 (0.12%) Grafana
7 3 (0.092%) Puppet
7 3 (0.092%) SCCM
8 2 (0.061%) cPanel
9 1 (0.031%) Consul
9 1 (0.031%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.031%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.031%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.031%) Packer
9 1 (0.031%) Salt
9 1 (0.031%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,294 (39.78%) Microsoft
2 245 (7.53%) Databricks
3 175 (5.38%) Oracle
4 132 (4.06%) Google
5 112 (3.44%) SAP
6 66 (2.03%) Alteryx
7 56 (1.72%) Salesforce
8 34 (1.05%) IFS
9 23 (0.71%) Cognos
10 21 (0.65%) VMware
11 19 (0.58%) Informatica
12 16 (0.49%) Adobe
12 16 (0.49%) Sophos
13 15 (0.46%) Civica
13 15 (0.46%) Nintex
14 13 (0.40%) Workday
15 12 (0.37%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.34%) Anaplan
16 11 (0.34%) Intapp
17 10 (0.31%) Jedox