Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Tableau products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tableau over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Tableau Software.

Tableau
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 266 346
Rank change year-on-year +34 +80 +57
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 2,312 2,361 1,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.33% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% 2.98% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,692 1,814 1,429
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Tableau is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 67,409 79,226 81,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 44.47% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51,861 61,359 65,511
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,850
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.60% +1.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tableau as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tableau over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Tableau within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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 +26 2,178 £50,000 - 314
London +13 1,227 £57,500 +4.55% 173
UK excluding London +41 1,038 £45,000 - 154
South East +64 322 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North of England +12 257 £42,500 - 41
Midlands +61 194 £42,500 +13.33% 36
North West -6 130 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Yorkshire +37 112 £42,500 +6.25% 20
West Midlands +38 104 £42,500 +6.25% 20
East Midlands +75 90 £40,000 +23.08% 16
South West 0 88 £43,000 +1.18% 15
East of England -46 73 £47,500 -2.56% 24
Scotland +6 72 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Wales +19 26 £42,500 +10.39% 2
North East +2 15 £36,000 -1.37% 2
Northern Ireland -3 8 £60,000 +71.43% 4
Channel Islands - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Tableau 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 Tableau.

1 1,550 (67.04%) SQL
2 1,541 (66.65%) Business Intelligence
3 1,165 (50.39%) Analytics
4 1,149 (49.70%) Visualisation
5 946 (40.92%) Power BI
6 809 (34.99%) SQL Server
7 741 (32.05%) Finance
8 738 (31.92%) Data Visualisation
9 731 (31.62%) Data Warehouse
10 715 (30.93%) Python
11 671 (29.02%) ETL
12 620 (26.82%) QlikView
13 615 (26.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 600 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
15 599 (25.91%) Analytical Skills
16 562 (24.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 556 (24.05%) Microsoft
18 469 (20.29%) Degree
19 457 (19.77%) Data Modelling
20 454 (19.64%) R
21 451 (19.51%) Big Data
22 415 (17.95%) Data Science
23 408 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
24 386 (16.70%) Hadoop
25 372 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 371 (16.05%) Microsoft Excel
27 361 (15.61%) Data Analytics
28 356 (15.40%) T-SQL
29 343 (14.84%) Decision-Making
30 323 (13.97%) Oracle

Tableau
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
1 303 (13.11%) SAS
2 265 (11.46%) Apache Spark
3 92 (3.98%) Apache
4 73 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 53 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (1.25%) Confluence
7 22 (0.95%) Apache Pig
8 17 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.61%) CMS
10 13 (0.56%) Marvel
11 12 (0.52%) JBoss
12 11 (0.48%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.43%) Apache Geronimo
13 10 (0.43%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.39%) WordPress
15 8 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.30%) Drupal
16 7 (0.30%) Moodle
16 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 371 (16.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 100 (4.33%) SPSS
3 59 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
4 48 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.56%) InVision
7 10 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.43%) Weka
8 9 (0.39%) Stata
9 8 (0.35%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.17%) Flinto
13 2 (0.087%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.043%) CPLEX
14 1 (0.043%) Mingle
14 1 (0.043%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 28 (1.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 24 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
3 20 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
4 18 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.56%) Actimize
6 8 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.22%) FastStats
8 5 (0.22%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
9 4 (0.17%) Elite 3E
9 4 (0.17%) Raiser's Edge
9 4 (0.17%) SAP MDM
9 4 (0.17%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.13%) HFM
10 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 408 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 288 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (3.50%) Google Analytics
4 80 (3.46%) Azure Data Factory
5 76 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 35 (1.51%) SaaS
7 30 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
8 29 (1.25%) PaaS
9 28 (1.21%) Amazon S3
10 26 (1.12%) Office 365
11 23 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
14 15 (0.65%) Data Lake Analytics
14 15 (0.65%) Serverless
15 14 (0.61%) iPaaS
16 13 (0.56%) GitHub
17 12 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
18 11 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
18 11 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.22%) Firewall
2 4 (0.17%) FTP
2 4 (0.17%) HTTP
2 4 (0.17%) Internet
2 4 (0.17%) MPLS
2 4 (0.17%) Skype
2 4 (0.17%) VoIP
2 4 (0.17%) VPN
3 3 (0.13%) Intranet
3 3 (0.13%) SSH
4 2 (0.087%) SSL
5 1 (0.043%) IPsec
5 1 (0.043%) NAS
5 1 (0.043%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 946 (40.92%) Power BI
2 809 (34.99%) SQL Server
3 731 (31.62%) Data Warehouse
4 620 (26.82%) QlikView
5 615 (26.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 562 (24.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 451 (19.51%) Big Data
8 386 (16.70%) Hadoop
9 372 (16.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 286 (12.37%) BusinessObjects
11 187 (8.09%) Apache Hive
12 152 (6.57%) Spotfire
13 148 (6.40%) NoSQL
14 137 (5.93%) Relational Database
15 127 (5.49%) MySQL
16 121 (5.23%) Amazon Redshift
17 101 (4.37%) Data Mining
18 99 (4.28%) Data Lake
19 95 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 90 (3.89%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 101 (4.37%) JIRA
2 83 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 61 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 33 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 28 (1.21%) ERwin
8 20 (0.87%) Maven
9 15 (0.65%) Eclipse
10 12 (0.52%) Ant
10 12 (0.52%) Gradle
10 12 (0.52%) Subversion
10 12 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.39%) Toad
12 8 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (0.30%) Hudson
13 7 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.30%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.30%) webpack
14 6 (0.26%) PVCS
General
1 741 (32.05%) Finance
2 239 (10.34%) Retail
3 203 (8.78%) Marketing
4 167 (7.22%) Banking
5 130 (5.62%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 44 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.69%) Advertising
9 31 (1.34%) Law
10 27 (1.17%) Games
11 23 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (0.91%) Back Office
12 21 (0.91%) Publishing
13 17 (0.74%) Electronics
14 14 (0.61%) Front Office
15 13 (0.56%) Legal
16 12 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.43%) Military
17 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.39%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 646 (27.94%) Analyst
2 618 (26.73%) Developer
3 296 (12.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 278 (12.02%) Data Analyst
5 276 (11.94%) Consultant
6 199 (8.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 175 (7.57%) Data Scientist
8 162 (7.01%) SQL Developer
9 122 (5.28%) Data Consultant
10 120 (5.19%) Data Engineer
11 117 (5.06%) Architect
12 108 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
13 107 (4.63%) Senior Developer
14 105 (4.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 88 (3.81%) SQL BI Developer
16 80 (3.46%) Data Architect
17 78 (3.37%) SQL Analyst
18 74 (3.20%) Analytics Consultant
18 74 (3.20%) Business Analyst
18 74 (3.20%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (6.36%) .NET
2 141 (6.10%) HTML
3 123 (5.32%) Kafka
4 99 (4.28%) CSS
5 86 (3.72%) Web Services
6 80 (3.46%) Natural Language Processing
7 71 (3.07%) HTML5
8 70 (3.03%) REST
9 69 (2.98%) D3.js
10 58 (2.51%) JSON
11 54 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 47 (2.03%) MDX
13 45 (1.95%) XML
14 41 (1.77%) ggplot
15 37 (1.60%) jQuery
16 34 (1.47%) React
17 32 (1.38%) SailPoint
18 27 (1.17%) ASP.NET
18 27 (1.17%) SOAP
19 26 (1.12%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 599 (25.91%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (6.31%) Algorithms
3 123 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 121 (5.23%) Data Structures
5 69 (2.98%) Fintech
6 58 (2.51%) User Experience
7 53 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 46 (1.99%) Social Network
9 38 (1.64%) Reinsurance
10 34 (1.47%) Robotics
11 32 (1.38%) Social Media
12 31 (1.34%) Tandem
13 27 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 26 (1.12%) Life Science
14 26 (1.12%) NHS
14 26 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 23 (0.99%) PMI
16 21 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
18 18 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (3.46%) Linux
2 51 (2.21%) Unix
3 34 (1.47%) Windows
4 23 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.043%) AIX
6 1 (0.043%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,541 (66.65%) Business Intelligence
2 1,165 (50.39%) Analytics
3 1,149 (49.70%) Visualisation
4 738 (31.92%) Data Visualisation
5 671 (29.02%) ETL
6 600 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
7 457 (19.77%) Data Modelling
8 415 (17.95%) Data Science
9 361 (15.61%) Data Analytics
10 343 (14.84%) Decision-Making
11 311 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
12 300 (12.98%) Data Analysis
13 273 (11.81%) Machine Learning
14 223 (9.65%) Mathematics
15 211 (9.13%) Data Management
16 198 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 188 (8.13%) Scrum
18 181 (7.83%) Computer Science
19 174 (7.53%) Data Engineering
20 173 (7.48%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,550 (67.04%) SQL
2 715 (30.93%) Python
3 454 (19.64%) R
4 356 (15.40%) T-SQL
5 300 (12.98%) Java
6 209 (9.04%) C#
7 198 (8.56%) JavaScript
8 118 (5.10%) VBA
9 95 (4.11%) Scala
10 77 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 59 (2.55%) C++
12 58 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 52 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 33 (1.43%) VB
15 32 (1.38%) BeanShell
16 30 (1.30%) C
17 29 (1.25%) VB.NET
18 28 (1.21%) PHP
19 26 (1.12%) Shell Script
20 23 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 469 (20.29%) Degree
2 56 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 25 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
6 20 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 15 (0.65%) PhD
8 13 (0.56%) ACCA
8 13 (0.56%) CIMA
8 13 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.30%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.26%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.22%) MBA
12 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.17%) AAT
13 4 (0.17%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (10.38%) Data Quality
2 78 (3.37%) QA
3 41 (1.77%) GDPR
4 16 (0.69%) SLA
4 16 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 11 (0.48%) Actionable Recommendations
5 11 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.48%) IFRS
6 4 (0.17%) GxP
6 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.17%) PMO
7 3 (0.13%) COBIT
7 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.087%) FATCA
8 2 (0.087%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.043%) EMIR
System Software
1 38 (1.64%) HDFS
2 19 (0.82%) Docker
3 10 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (1.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 27 (1.17%) Oozie
3 26 (1.12%) Ansible
4 23 (0.99%) Terraform
5 10 (0.43%) Ambari
6 9 (0.39%) Control-M
7 8 (0.35%) Automic
8 7 (0.30%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.26%) Oracle ZFS
10 5 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.22%) Puppet
10 5 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.17%) Grafana
11 4 (0.17%) Kibana
11 4 (0.17%) Rundeck
12 3 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.087%) Consul
14 1 (0.043%) BladeLogic
14 1 (0.043%) HP ALM
14 1 (0.043%) Salt
Vendors
1 556 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 323 (13.97%) Oracle
3 219 (9.47%) SAP
4 196 (8.48%) Cognos
5 193 (8.35%) Alteryx
6 179 (7.74%) Google
7 116 (5.02%) Informatica
8 88 (3.81%) MicroStrategy
9 82 (3.55%) Talend
10 66 (2.85%) IBM
11 65 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
12 64 (2.77%) Adobe
13 51 (2.21%) Teradata
14 46 (1.99%) Cloudera
15 39 (1.69%) ServiceNow
16 27 (1.17%) Hortonworks
17 24 (1.04%) Splunk
17 24 (1.04%) TIBCO
18 22 (0.95%) HP
19 21 (0.91%) Vertica