Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Tableau skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Tableau over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tableau
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 207 196 225
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +42
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 1,895 1,245 2,254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.68% 1.76% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 6.39% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 822 1,884
10th Percentile £35,926 £36,025 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,270 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.69% +6.67% -

Tableau 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 31,597 19,478 40,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.07% 27.55% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21,164 15,995 33,502
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,375 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.84% +5.56% -

Tableau
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Tableau.

Salary trend for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Tableau over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -17 1,684 £55,000 - 165
London -19 1,078 £57,500 -8.00% 100
UK excluding London -12 682 £45,270 -5.69% 75
Work from Home -96 307 £55,000 - 35
North of England -14 170 £45,000 - 16
South East -74 133 £47,500 -13.64% 17
Midlands -31 111 £42,000 -1.18% 15
North West -1 96 £48,000 +6.67% 9
East of England +15 92 £57,500 -11.54% 7
South West -32 80 £43,500 -8.42% 10
West Midlands -36 78 £42,500 - 10
Yorkshire -19 70 £42,500 -13.27% 6
Scotland -11 68 £51,250 -6.82% 4
East Midlands -31 33 £38,880 -22.24% 5
Wales -16 27 £40,000 -13.51% 2
North East -24 4 £45,000 +41.16% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 1,353 (71.40%) SQL
2 1,225 (64.64%) Business Intelligence
3 1,050 (55.41%) Analytics
4 950 (50.13%) Power Platform
5 946 (49.92%) Power BI
6 921 (48.60%) Visualisation
7 689 (36.36%) Python
8 614 (32.40%) Analytical Skills
9 607 (32.03%) Data Visualisation
10 493 (26.02%) Social Skills
11 491 (25.91%) Data Warehouse
11 491 (25.91%) ETL
12 485 (25.59%) Finance
13 421 (22.22%) Data Modelling
14 404 (21.32%) Azure
15 402 (21.21%) Data Science
16 399 (21.06%) AWS
17 374 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
18 359 (18.94%) SQL Server
19 327 (17.26%) Microsoft Excel
20 326 (17.20%) Data Analysis
21 315 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
22 307 (16.20%) Degree
22 307 (16.20%) Microsoft
23 304 (16.04%) Data Analytics
24 297 (15.67%) Google
25 294 (15.51%) Marketing
26 272 (14.35%) R
27 253 (13.35%) GCP
28 247 (13.03%) Data Engineering

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 95 (5.01%) Apache Spark
2 63 (3.32%) SAS
3 50 (2.64%) Apache Airflow
4 44 (2.32%) SharePoint
5 43 (2.27%) Apache
6 15 (0.79%) Confluence
6 15 (0.79%) Luigi
7 10 (0.53%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.32%) CMS
9 4 (0.21%) Appian
9 4 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.21%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.21%) nginx
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.11%) Drupal
10 2 (0.11%) Liferay
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.11%) WordPress
11 1 (0.053%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 327 (17.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
4 47 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 25 (1.32%) SPSS
7 8 (0.42%) Stata
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.11%) Weka
10 1 (0.053%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 40 (2.11%) FastStats
2 15 (0.79%) Sentinel
3 12 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.53%) Shopify
5 7 (0.37%) Eloqua
5 7 (0.37%) Magento
6 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.26%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.21%) HFM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.21%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.16%) Unica
9 3 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 950 (50.13%) Power Platform
2 404 (21.32%) Azure
3 399 (21.06%) AWS
4 253 (13.35%) GCP
5 186 (9.82%) Snowflake
6 98 (5.17%) Google Analytics
7 85 (4.49%) Azure Data Factory
8 70 (3.69%) Amazon S3
9 50 (2.64%) SaaS
10 49 (2.59%) GitHub
11 47 (2.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 46 (2.43%) dbt
13 44 (2.32%) Google Data Studio
14 38 (2.01%) PaaS
15 30 (1.58%) IaaS
16 26 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
17 25 (1.32%) Google Sheets
18 24 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
19 22 (1.16%) Fivetran
20 21 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.84%) Broadband
2 12 (0.63%) VPN
3 11 (0.58%) FTP
3 11 (0.58%) IPsec
4 4 (0.21%) Firewall
4 4 (0.21%) Intranet
5 3 (0.16%) DSL
6 2 (0.11%) DNS
6 2 (0.11%) Internet
6 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.053%) GSM
7 1 (0.053%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.053%) LTE
7 1 (0.053%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.053%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.053%) Skype
7 1 (0.053%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 946 (49.92%) Power BI
2 491 (25.91%) Data Warehouse
3 359 (18.94%) SQL Server
4 246 (12.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 225 (11.87%) Big Data
6 189 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 174 (9.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 153 (8.07%) Relational Database
9 151 (7.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 151 (7.97%) Looker
10 144 (7.60%) QlikView
11 136 (7.18%) BigQuery
12 121 (6.39%) Hadoop
13 107 (5.65%) Data Lake
14 104 (5.49%) Data Mining
15 84 (4.43%) NoSQL
16 74 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
17 62 (3.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 62 (3.27%) MySQL
18 59 (3.11%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 106 (5.59%) JIRA
2 82 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 30 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
4 21 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 18 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.42%) Bitbucket
7 8 (0.42%) GitLab
8 5 (0.26%) SonarQube
9 4 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.21%) LSMW
10 3 (0.16%) ER Studio
10 3 (0.16%) ERwin
10 3 (0.16%) Visual Website Optimizer
11 2 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.11%) RStudio
11 2 (0.11%) Storybook
11 2 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 614 (32.40%) Analytical Skills
2 493 (26.02%) Social Skills
3 485 (25.59%) Finance
4 294 (15.51%) Marketing
5 127 (6.70%) Retail
6 112 (5.91%) Presentation Skills
7 76 (4.01%) Advertising
8 57 (3.01%) Banking
9 53 (2.80%) Manufacturing
10 50 (2.64%) Influencing Skills
11 44 (2.32%) Games
11 44 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 41 (2.16%) Law
13 30 (1.58%) Brand Awareness
13 30 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
14 23 (1.21%) Legal
15 18 (0.95%) Automotive
16 16 (0.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 15 (0.79%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.74%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 684 (36.09%) Analyst
2 335 (17.68%) Data Analyst
3 275 (14.51%) Developer
4 266 (14.04%) Data Engineer
5 143 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 140 (7.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 119 (6.28%) Architect
8 115 (6.07%) Consultant
8 115 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
9 79 (4.17%) Data Architect
10 76 (4.01%) Data Scientist
11 72 (3.80%) Insight Analyst
12 61 (3.22%) Tableau Analyst
13 60 (3.17%) Data Manager
14 57 (3.01%) SQL Analyst
15 53 (2.80%) Power BI Analyst
16 50 (2.64%) SQL Developer
17 46 (2.43%) Analytics Manager
18 45 (2.37%) Business Analyst
19 41 (2.16%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (3.91%) .NET
2 56 (2.96%) HTML
3 49 (2.59%) Kafka
4 37 (1.95%) D3.js
4 37 (1.95%) TensorFlow
5 35 (1.85%) CSS
6 30 (1.58%) PySpark
7 29 (1.53%) JSON
7 29 (1.53%) REST
8 28 (1.48%) MDX
9 25 (1.32%) React
10 20 (1.06%) Web Services
11 19 (1.00%) OLE
12 18 (0.95%) Node.js
13 16 (0.84%) Pandas
13 16 (0.84%) scikit-learn
13 16 (0.84%) XML
14 15 (0.79%) .NET Framework
14 15 (0.79%) AngularJS
14 15 (0.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 76 (4.01%) Management Information System
2 72 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
3 69 (3.64%) Data Structures
3 69 (3.64%) Life Science
4 59 (3.11%) Legacy Systems
5 34 (1.79%) Acoustics
5 34 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 34 (1.79%) User Experience
6 28 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 23 (1.21%) Analytical Mindset
9 20 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 20 (1.06%) FMCG
9 20 (1.06%) Marketing Technology
10 17 (0.90%) Data Centre
10 17 (0.90%) Social Media
11 15 (0.79%) Reference Data
12 14 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.74%) NHS
12 14 (0.74%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 30 (1.58%) Windows
2 23 (1.21%) Linux
3 11 (0.58%) Unix
4 6 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.16%) CentOS
6 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.11%) Android
7 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.053%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.053%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,225 (64.64%) Business Intelligence
2 1,050 (55.41%) Analytics
3 921 (48.60%) Visualisation
4 607 (32.03%) Data Visualisation
5 491 (25.91%) ETL
6 421 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 402 (21.21%) Data Science
8 374 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
9 326 (17.20%) Data Analysis
10 315 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
11 304 (16.04%) Data Analytics
12 247 (13.03%) Data Engineering
13 199 (10.50%) Data Management
14 194 (10.24%) Decision-Making
15 193 (10.18%) Mathematics
16 186 (9.82%) Dashboard Development
17 185 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
18 181 (9.55%) Machine Learning
19 178 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
20 173 (9.13%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 1,353 (71.40%) SQL
2 689 (36.36%) Python
3 272 (14.35%) R
4 142 (7.49%) T-SQL
5 112 (5.91%) Java
6 97 (5.12%) C#
7 74 (3.91%) JavaScript
8 55 (2.90%) VBA
9 47 (2.48%) Scala
10 42 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 32 (1.69%) C
12 28 (1.48%) Go
13 24 (1.27%) VB
14 21 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 20 (1.06%) MATLAB
16 19 (1.00%) C++
17 17 (0.90%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.84%) Ruby
19 15 (0.79%) PHP
20 11 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 307 (16.20%) Degree
2 59 (3.11%) Numerate Degree
3 38 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (1.32%) Tableau Certification
5 19 (1.00%) PhD
6 18 (0.95%) Master's Degree
7 17 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
9 10 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.47%) IIBA
11 7 (0.37%) MBA
12 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.21%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (0.11%) MCSE
16 1 (0.053%) DBS Check
16 1 (0.053%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (11.77%) Data Quality
2 41 (2.16%) GDPR
2 41 (2.16%) QA
3 16 (0.84%) Actionable Recommendations
3 16 (0.84%) SLA
4 4 (0.21%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.21%) PMO
5 3 (0.16%) CDISC
5 3 (0.16%) Good Clinical Practice
5 3 (0.16%) GxP
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.053%) COBIT
7 1 (0.053%) GMP
7 1 (0.053%) GRC
7 1 (0.053%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (2.32%) Docker
2 20 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.053%) HDFS
5 1 (0.053%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (2.11%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.37%) Terraform
3 9 (0.47%) Ansible
3 9 (0.47%) Puppet
4 8 (0.42%) Grafana
5 5 (0.26%) Kibana
6 4 (0.21%) Oozie
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.16%) Control-M
7 3 (0.16%) logstash
7 3 (0.16%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.053%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.053%) SCCM
Vendors
1 307 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 297 (15.67%) Google
3 166 (8.76%) Oracle
4 160 (8.44%) Alteryx
5 133 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
6 94 (4.96%) SAP
7 90 (4.75%) Databricks
8 68 (3.59%) IBM
9 61 (3.22%) Informatica
10 52 (2.74%) Cognos
11 51 (2.69%) Adobe
12 47 (2.48%) Teradata
13 29 (1.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 25 (1.32%) ServiceNow
15 24 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
16 22 (1.16%) MuleSoft
16 22 (1.16%) Talend
17 18 (0.95%) Splunk
18 17 (0.90%) Apteco
19 13 (0.69%) Hyperion