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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Power BI
UK
Rank 345 640 871
Rank change year-on-year +295 +231  
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 716 313 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.31% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 0.99% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 661 248 69
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £34,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 25744 31729 32822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.69% 31.01% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21809 26977 27810
Median salary £48,655 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.69% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Power BI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the UK

Power BI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power BI.

Salary trend for Power BI in the UK

Power BI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the UK

Power BI
Top 30 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +327 682 £50,000 +8.69% 117
London +258 373 £57,500 - 51
City of London +132 127 £62,500 +8.69% 22
South East +143 120 £50,000 +11.11% 19
North West -18 43 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Yorkshire +46 39 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands +45 31 £36,250 +3.57% 10
South West +28 28 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Surrey +71 26 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands +16 26 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Berkshire +51 25 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Manchester -10 25 £37,500 -42.30% 11
West Yorkshire +27 24 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hampshire +37 21 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Northamptonshire +36 19 £47,500 +30.13% 1
East of England +37 18 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Leeds +23 17 £35,625 -20.83% 2
Northampton +25 16 £46,250 +26.71%
Bristol +17 16 £41,500 +10.66% 3
North Yorkshire +17 11 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire 0 10 £33,500 +11.66% 1
Reigate - 10 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 10 £57,500 - 1
West Sussex - 10 £46,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 9 £48,750 +2.63%
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Birmingham +13 8 £45,000 +28.57% 4
York +10 8 £45,000 -
Somerset -4 8 £31,750 -30.97%
Reading +43 7 £50,000 - 2

Power BI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Power BI 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 Power BI.

1 1231 (95.43%) Business Intelligence
2 922 (71.47%) SQL
3 818 (63.41%) SQL Server
4 805 (62.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 748 (57.98%) Microsoft
6 746 (57.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 650 (50.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 633 (49.07%) Data Warehouse
9 526 (40.78%) T-SQL
10 523 (40.54%) Tableau
11 444 (34.42%) ETL
12 380 (29.46%) MS Excel
13 362 (28.06%) Analytics
14 361 (27.98%) QlikView
15 341 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
16 311 (24.11%) Microsoft Azure
17 292 (22.64%) Finance
18 291 (22.56%) Visualisation
19 229 (17.75%) Data Modelling
20 224 (17.36%) Big Data
21 213 (16.51%) Data Visualisation
22 211 (16.36%) .NET
23 179 (13.88%) SQL Server 2012
24 176 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
25 170 (13.18%) Oracle
25 170 (13.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
26 167 (12.95%) MDX
27 158 (12.25%) Degree
27 158 (12.25%) C#
28 156 (12.09%) Kimball Methodology

Power BI
Top Related 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
1 115 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 77 (5.97%) SAS
3 18 (1.40%) Apache Pig
4 13 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.78%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.70%) IIS
7 8 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.54%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.47%) Confluence
10 3 (0.23%) Apache
10 3 (0.23%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.078%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 380 (29.46%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.87%) SPSS
3 21 (1.63%) MS Office
4 19 (1.47%) SPSS Modeler
5 10 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.62%) FastStats
6 5 (0.39%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.31%) Line 50
7 4 (0.31%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.31%) Sage X3
7 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.16%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.078%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.078%) HFM
10 1 (0.078%) Kissmetrics
10 1 (0.078%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.078%) Raiser's Edge
10 1 (0.078%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 311 (24.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.64%) Google Analytics
3 29 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (2.17%) Office 365
5 21 (1.63%) Azure Machine Learning
5 21 (1.63%) Data Lake Analytics
6 13 (1.01%) SaaS
7 11 (0.85%) PaaS
8 10 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.70%) GitHub
10 8 (0.62%) Yammer
11 6 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (0.47%) IaaS
12 4 (0.31%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.078%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.54%) Skype
2 4 (0.31%) Intranet
2 4 (0.31%) VoIP
3 3 (0.23%) DNS
3 3 (0.23%) Firewall
4 2 (0.16%) FTP
5 1 (0.078%) Broadband
5 1 (0.078%) HTTP
5 1 (0.078%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.078%) SAN
5 1 (0.078%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 805 (62.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 746 (57.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 650 (50.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 633 (49.07%) Data Warehouse
6 361 (27.98%) QlikView
7 224 (17.36%) Big Data
8 179 (13.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 144 (11.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 144 (11.16%) SQL Server 2016
10 127 (9.84%) OLAP
10 127 (9.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 119 (9.22%) Relational Database
12 102 (7.91%) PowerPivot
13 96 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
14 87 (6.74%) Azure SQL Database
15 81 (6.28%) MySQL
16 73 (5.66%) Hadoop
17 65 (5.04%) Data Mining
18 53 (4.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 64 (4.96%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.26%) JIRA
4 31 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 18 (1.40%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.62%) PowerDesigner
7 7 (0.54%) git-flow
8 6 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.078%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.078%) MSTest
11 1 (0.078%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.078%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.078%) Subversion
11 1 (0.078%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 292 (22.64%) Finance
2 135 (10.47%) Legal
3 77 (5.97%) Marketing
4 72 (5.58%) Banking
5 67 (5.19%) Retail
6 65 (5.04%) Advertising
7 27 (2.09%) Law
8 19 (1.47%) Front Office
9 18 (1.40%) Local Government
10 10 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.70%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.47%) Games
12 6 (0.47%) Publishing
13 5 (0.39%) Automotive
14 4 (0.31%) Back Office
14 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.31%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.23%) Electronics
15 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.078%) Billing
Job Titles
1 567 (43.95%) Developer
2 424 (32.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 384 (29.77%) Analyst
4 235 (18.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 176 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 139 (10.78%) Consultant
7 132 (10.23%) SSIS Developer
8 116 (8.99%) SQL BI Developer
9 115 (8.91%) SSRS Developer
10 114 (8.84%) SSAS Developer
11 109 (8.45%) Senior Developer
12 99 (7.67%) SQL Analyst
13 98 (7.60%) Business Developer
14 88 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 85 (6.59%) Data Analyst
15 85 (6.59%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 79 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
17 74 (5.74%) Architect
17 74 (5.74%) Microsoft BI Developer
18 66 (5.12%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (16.36%) .NET
2 167 (12.95%) MDX
3 36 (2.79%) HTML
4 31 (2.40%) ASP.NET
5 18 (1.40%) .NET Framework
6 17 (1.32%) HTML5
7 16 (1.24%) CSS
8 14 (1.09%) XML
9 13 (1.01%) RESTful
10 12 (0.93%) D3.js
10 12 (0.93%) jQuery
11 9 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (0.54%) Web Services
13 6 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (0.47%) Entity Framework
13 6 (0.47%) Leaflet
14 5 (0.39%) AngularJS
14 5 (0.39%) Kafka
14 5 (0.39%) REST
14 5 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 44 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.64%) NHS
5 31 (2.40%) User Experience
6 22 (1.71%) Fintech
7 18 (1.40%) Clustering
7 18 (1.40%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.32%) Replication
9 11 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.47%) Derivative
10 6 (0.47%) Equities
10 6 (0.47%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.39%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.31%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.31%) Blog
12 4 (0.31%) CMDB
12 4 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.31%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.16%) Windows
2 4 (0.31%) Android
2 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.31%) Unix
2 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.078%) Linux
4 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1231 (95.43%) Business Intelligence
2 444 (34.42%) ETL
3 362 (28.06%) Analytics
4 341 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
5 291 (22.56%) Visualisation
6 229 (17.75%) Data Modelling
7 213 (16.51%) Data Visualisation
8 156 (12.09%) Kimball Methodology
9 135 (10.47%) Data Analysis
10 121 (9.38%) Scrum
11 108 (8.37%) Mathematics
12 99 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 98 (7.60%) Data Analytics
14 91 (7.05%) Mentoring
15 87 (6.74%) CRM
16 81 (6.28%) Presales
17 76 (5.89%) Performance Management
18 75 (5.81%) Migration
19 71 (5.50%) Dashboard Development
19 71 (5.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 922 (71.47%) SQL
2 526 (40.78%) T-SQL
3 170 (13.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 158 (12.25%) C#
5 116 (8.99%) R
6 85 (6.59%) Python
7 76 (5.89%) VBA
8 44 (3.41%) JavaScript
9 31 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 26 (2.02%) Java
11 23 (1.78%) MATLAB
12 21 (1.63%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.55%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.24%) C
15 5 (0.39%) PHP
16 4 (0.31%) Scala
16 4 (0.31%) VB
17 3 (0.23%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 3 (0.23%) VBScript
18 2 (0.16%) F#
Qualifications
1 158 (12.25%) Degree
2 52 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.55%) ISEB
4 6 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (0.39%) MCSA
6 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.23%) ACCA
7 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.23%) HNC
7 3 (0.23%) HND
7 3 (0.23%) MCP
7 3 (0.23%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) CIMA
8 2 (0.16%) MCITP
8 2 (0.16%) MCTS
8 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.078%) PhD
9 1 (0.078%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.078%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.13%) Data Quality
2 54 (4.19%) QA
3 32 (2.48%) SLA
4 3 (0.23%) GDPR
4 3 (0.23%) IFRS
4 3 (0.23%) IFRS 9
4 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.078%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 15 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.47%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.078%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.70%) Puppet
2 4 (0.31%) PaperCut
3 1 (0.078%) Graphite
3 1 (0.078%) SCOM
3 1 (0.078%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 748 (57.98%) Microsoft
2 523 (40.54%) Tableau
3 170 (13.18%) Oracle
4 113 (8.76%) Cognos
5 55 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
6 49 (3.80%) Sybase
7 48 (3.72%) IBM
8 47 (3.64%) SAP
9 35 (2.71%) Google
9 35 (2.71%) Informatica
10 31 (2.40%) Talend
11 24 (1.86%) TIBCO
12 21 (1.63%) Alteryx
13 14 (1.09%) Hyperion
13 14 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.09%) Teradata
14 8 (0.62%) Sage
15 7 (0.54%) Cadence
15 7 (0.54%) Hortonworks
15 7 (0.54%) VMware
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worcestershire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Iver, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £23k - 25k per year + Pension + 25 days
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Working from home
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k per annum plus superb ben
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £33,106 - £37,479
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago