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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 112 105 118
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +43
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 5,668 3,408 2,227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.21% 3.26% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.75% 12.00% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,758 2,823 1,863
10th Percentile £34,925 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £69,375
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,525 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.83% -5.26% +6.74%

Power BI is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 48,219 28,405 21,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.35% 27.18% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20,925 19,871 17,726
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

Power BI
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

Power BI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Power BI in the UK

Power BI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the UK

Power BI
Top 18 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 25 June 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 +7 5,046 £55,000 +10.00% 631
London -5 2,666 £60,000 +4.35% 261
UK excluding London +2 2,529 £48,525 +7.83% 417
Work from Home -20 2,331 £55,000 +10.00% 259
South East +61 878 £54,000 +20.00% 95
North of England -36 546 £46,500 +8.14% 95
Midlands -26 422 £50,000 +11.11% 74
North West -33 316 £47,500 +5.56% 54
West Midlands -26 311 £50,950 +7.26% 52
South West +28 285 £42,500 +6.25% 46
Yorkshire -56 193 £45,000 +5.88% 32
East of England -29 171 £50,000 - 58
Scotland -25 170 £47,500 +1.06% 39
East Midlands -10 110 £45,000 +5.26% 21
Wales -13 75 £40,000 -7.23% 5
North East -24 37 £47,500 +26.67% 9
Northern Ireland -14 11 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Channel Islands - 6 £63,750 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Power BI 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 Power BI.

1 5,668 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 4,441 (78.35%) Business Intelligence
3 3,849 (67.91%) SQL
4 2,404 (42.41%) Analytics
5 1,982 (34.97%) Microsoft
6 1,950 (34.40%) Azure
7 1,888 (33.31%) Social Skills
8 1,849 (32.62%) Visualisation
9 1,689 (29.80%) Agile
10 1,652 (29.15%) Analytical Skills
11 1,604 (28.30%) Tableau
12 1,581 (27.89%) Data Warehouse
13 1,537 (27.12%) Finance
14 1,466 (25.86%) Python
15 1,337 (23.59%) Microsoft Excel
16 1,318 (23.25%) ETL
17 1,258 (22.19%) SQL Server
18 1,178 (20.78%) Data Modelling
19 1,061 (18.72%) Data Analysis
20 1,044 (18.42%) Data Visualisation
21 980 (17.29%) Degree
22 960 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
23 886 (15.63%) Data Science
23 886 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 871 (15.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 773 (13.64%) Decision-Making
26 771 (13.60%) Data Analytics
27 737 (13.00%) DevOps
28 669 (11.80%) T-SQL
29 663 (11.70%) AWS

Power BI
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
1 394 (6.95%) SharePoint
2 230 (4.06%) Apache Spark
3 203 (3.58%) SAS
4 105 (1.85%) Apache Airflow
5 96 (1.69%) Apache
6 56 (0.99%) CMS
7 51 (0.90%) Confluence
8 43 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 18 (0.32%) Apache Pig
10 18 (0.32%) ArcGIS
11 17 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 14 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.23%) IIS
14 12 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.18%) Jupyter
17 9 (0.16%) WordPress
18 6 (0.11%) Apache Pulsar
18 6 (0.11%) Jadu
Applications
1 1,337 (23.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 333 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 203 (3.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 85 (1.50%) SPSS
5 60 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
6 56 (0.99%) MS Visio
7 46 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
8 25 (0.44%) Stata
9 10 (0.18%) Adobe XD
9 10 (0.18%) InVision
9 10 (0.18%) Sketch
9 10 (0.18%) Zeplin
10 8 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 8 (0.14%) Revit
11 7 (0.12%) Campfire
12 5 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.071%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.053%) Vensim
15 2 (0.035%) FileZilla
15 2 (0.035%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 213 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 46 (0.81%) NetSuite
4 39 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 19 (0.34%) Academy Housing
6 19 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
7 18 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 18 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
8 16 (0.28%) FastStats
9 14 (0.25%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 10 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (0.14%) Loan IQ
11 8 (0.14%) Sprinklr
12 7 (0.12%) Elite 3E
12 7 (0.12%) SAP ERP
13 6 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.088%) iTrent
14 5 (0.088%) PeopleSoft HRMS
15 4 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5,668 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1,950 (34.40%) Azure
3 663 (11.70%) AWS
4 558 (9.84%) Azure Data Factory
5 457 (8.06%) PowerApps
6 425 (7.50%) Microsoft 365
7 388 (6.85%) Dynamics 365
8 380 (6.70%) GCP
9 309 (5.45%) Power Automate
10 270 (4.76%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 230 (4.06%) Snowflake
12 203 (3.58%) Google Analytics
13 195 (3.44%) SaaS
14 135 (2.38%) Serverless
15 122 (2.15%) PaaS
16 115 (2.03%) Azure Logic Apps
17 104 (1.83%) Google Data Studio
18 101 (1.78%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 95 (1.68%) Amazon S3
20 88 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (0.46%) DNS
1 26 (0.46%) Intranet
2 22 (0.39%) WAN
3 21 (0.37%) Firewall
4 19 (0.34%) Internet
5 18 (0.32%) Broadband
5 18 (0.32%) LAN
5 18 (0.32%) Network Security
5 18 (0.32%) VPN
6 17 (0.30%) DHCP
7 12 (0.21%) SAN
8 10 (0.18%) Skype
8 10 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.12%) MPLS
10 6 (0.11%) HTTP
10 6 (0.11%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.11%) Wireless
11 5 (0.088%) SD-WAN
12 4 (0.071%) SNMP
12 4 (0.071%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,604 (28.30%) Tableau
2 1,581 (27.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1,258 (22.19%) SQL Server
4 886 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 871 (15.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 575 (10.14%) Data Lake
7 409 (7.22%) Big Data
8 393 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 341 (6.02%) Relational Database
10 272 (4.80%) Looker
11 267 (4.71%) NoSQL
12 257 (4.53%) Azure SQL Database
13 237 (4.18%) BigQuery
14 183 (3.23%) Power Query
15 179 (3.16%) QlikView
16 160 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
16 160 (2.82%) Qlik Sense
17 148 (2.61%) Amazon Redshift
18 146 (2.58%) Data Mining
18 146 (2.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 265 (4.68%) Git (software)
2 195 (3.44%) JIRA
3 190 (3.35%) Visual Studio
4 74 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 65 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 30 (0.53%) GitLab
8 22 (0.39%) ERwin
9 17 (0.30%) ER Studio
10 16 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (0.26%) Burp Suite
11 15 (0.26%) Emacs
12 14 (0.25%) Bitbucket
13 13 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
14 11 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (0.19%) NUnit
14 11 (0.19%) Postman
15 9 (0.16%) Mercurial
16 8 (0.14%) MSTest
16 8 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 1,888 (33.31%) Social Skills
2 1,652 (29.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1,537 (27.12%) Finance
4 622 (10.97%) Marketing
5 429 (7.57%) Retail
6 267 (4.71%) Legal
7 255 (4.50%) Banking
8 252 (4.45%) Presentation Skills
9 220 (3.88%) Law
10 190 (3.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 181 (3.19%) Public Sector
12 167 (2.95%) Influencing Skills
13 154 (2.72%) Advertising
14 113 (1.99%) Manufacturing
15 93 (1.64%) Games
15 93 (1.64%) Organisational Skills
16 89 (1.57%) Publishing
17 71 (1.25%) Telecoms
18 64 (1.13%) Automotive
19 57 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,888 (33.31%) Analyst
2 1,240 (21.88%) Developer
3 804 (14.18%) Data Analyst
4 647 (11.41%) Data Engineer
5 623 (10.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 350 (6.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 291 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 245 (4.32%) Architect
9 231 (4.08%) SQL Developer
10 228 (4.02%) Power BI Developer
11 191 (3.37%) Consultant
12 175 (3.09%) Senior Data Engineer
13 174 (3.07%) Business Analyst
14 156 (2.75%) Senior Developer
15 143 (2.52%) Data Manager
16 141 (2.49%) Data Architect
17 133 (2.35%) Senior Data Analyst
18 129 (2.28%) Graduate
19 126 (2.22%) Power BI Analyst
20 122 (2.15%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (7.20%) .NET
2 218 (3.85%) HTML
3 165 (2.91%) CSS
4 156 (2.75%) Kafka
5 151 (2.66%) REST
6 147 (2.59%) JSON
7 128 (2.26%) XML
8 92 (1.62%) ASP.NET
9 86 (1.52%) TensorFlow
10 84 (1.48%) PySpark
11 80 (1.41%) Pandas
12 68 (1.20%) Web Services
13 67 (1.18%) .NET Core
14 64 (1.13%) scikit-learn
15 59 (1.04%) HTML5
16 58 (1.02%) Keras
16 58 (1.02%) SOAP
17 51 (0.90%) React
18 49 (0.86%) Apache Beam
18 49 (0.86%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 345 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 304 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
3 196 (3.46%) User Experience
4 143 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 140 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 94 (1.66%) NHS
7 85 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 82 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
9 69 (1.22%) Cloud Native
10 63 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 62 (1.09%) Digital Media
12 55 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
12 55 (0.97%) Legacy Systems
13 53 (0.94%) Credit Risk
14 52 (0.92%) Housing Association
15 43 (0.76%) Driving Licence
16 41 (0.72%) IoT
17 39 (0.69%) Social Media
18 38 (0.67%) Marketing Technology
18 38 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 196 (3.46%) Windows
2 119 (2.10%) Linux
3 80 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 32 (0.56%) Android
5 30 (0.53%) Windows Server 2019
6 28 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 20 (0.35%) Unix
8 15 (0.26%) Kali Linux
9 13 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.11%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
12 5 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.053%) VMS
14 2 (0.035%) CentOS
14 2 (0.035%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.035%) SUSE
14 2 (0.035%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.018%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.018%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,441 (78.35%) Business Intelligence
2 2,404 (42.41%) Analytics
3 1,849 (32.62%) Visualisation
4 1,689 (29.80%) Agile
5 1,318 (23.25%) ETL
6 1,178 (20.78%) Data Modelling
7 1,061 (18.72%) Data Analysis
8 1,044 (18.42%) Data Visualisation
9 960 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
10 886 (15.63%) Data Science
11 773 (13.64%) Decision-Making
12 771 (13.60%) Data Analytics
13 737 (13.00%) DevOps
14 648 (11.43%) Data Management
15 605 (10.67%) Data Engineering
16 481 (8.49%) Dashboard Development
17 473 (8.35%) Project Management
18 457 (8.06%) Data Pipeline
19 434 (7.66%) Machine Learning
20 426 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3,849 (67.91%) SQL
2 1,466 (25.86%) Python
3 669 (11.80%) T-SQL
4 547 (9.65%) R
5 489 (8.63%) C#
6 336 (5.93%) PowerShell
7 260 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 223 (3.93%) Java
9 221 (3.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 212 (3.74%) VBA
11 119 (2.10%) C
12 95 (1.68%) Scala
13 60 (1.06%) C++
14 57 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 56 (0.99%) Bash
16 54 (0.95%) PL/SQL
17 45 (0.79%) Ruby
18 38 (0.67%) VB
19 28 (0.49%) MATLAB
20 27 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 980 (17.29%) Degree
2 127 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 96 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
4 86 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 86 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (1.32%) Master's Degree
6 62 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 23 (0.41%) AWS Certification
8 21 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (0.35%) CISSP
10 19 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 19 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 17 (0.30%) CIMA
11 17 (0.30%) PMP
12 16 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
12 16 (0.28%) CIPD
12 16 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
13 15 (0.26%) OSCP
14 12 (0.21%) MBA
14 12 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 452 (7.97%) Data Quality
2 228 (4.02%) GDPR
3 187 (3.30%) QA
4 77 (1.36%) PMO
5 44 (0.78%) Accessibility
6 37 (0.65%) SLA
7 33 (0.58%) Actionable Recommendations
8 29 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 28 (0.49%) NIST
10 19 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
11 16 (0.28%) HIPAA
12 11 (0.19%) P3O
13 10 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (0.14%) IFRS
15 7 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 6 (0.11%) HL7
16 6 (0.11%) IFRS 9
17 5 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 5 (0.088%) Solvency II
18 4 (0.071%) GxP
System Software
1 169 (2.98%) Docker
2 150 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 33 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.30%) HDFS
6 10 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.12%) vSphere
8 6 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.088%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (0.088%) Shibboleth
9 5 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.053%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.018%) XenApp
11 1 (0.018%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 172 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 166 (2.93%) Terraform
3 79 (1.39%) Ansible
4 38 (0.67%) Prometheus
5 34 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 22 (0.39%) Puppet
7 21 (0.37%) SCCM
8 20 (0.35%) Kibana
9 13 (0.23%) WSUS
10 10 (0.18%) Grafana
11 9 (0.16%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.14%) Control-M
13 7 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
14 5 (0.088%) CASB
14 5 (0.088%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (0.088%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 4 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
16 3 (0.053%) Autotask
16 3 (0.053%) EMC NetWorker
17 2 (0.035%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1,982 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 376 (6.63%) Oracle
3 375 (6.62%) Google
4 369 (6.51%) Databricks
5 192 (3.39%) SAP
6 173 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
7 157 (2.77%) Cognos
8 156 (2.75%) Alteryx
9 117 (2.06%) Adobe
10 95 (1.68%) Teradata
11 81 (1.43%) Informatica
12 76 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
13 70 (1.24%) Palantir
14 66 (1.16%) ServiceNow
15 62 (1.09%) JD Edwards
16 55 (0.97%) IBM
17 54 (0.95%) VMware
18 42 (0.74%) Splunk
19 38 (0.67%) Workday
20 32 (0.56%) Veeam