Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tableau
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 226 209 230
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 +30
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 1,186 1,865 2,277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.43% 1.64% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.41% 6.08% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1,302 1,833
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,656 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 21,917 30,681 42,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.39% 26.95% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17,685 25,311 35,070
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 -20 1,097 £55,000 +3.77% 142
London -23 663 £60,000 +4.35% 83
UK excluding London -3 461 £45,000 -5.26% 61
Work from Home -55 197 £55,000 -15.38% 15
North of England +3 112 £44,500 +1.71% 13
South East -8 108 £50,000 - 14
Midlands +38 81 £40,500 -2.41% 17
East of England +43 67 £43,750 -35.66% 4
North West +19 65 £45,000 +1.41% 8
West Midlands +14 59 £40,250 -3.01% 11
South West -11 48 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Yorkshire -2 46 £43,250 -11.73% 5
Scotland -2 24 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Midlands +30 22 £41,250 -13.16% 6
Wales +27 20 £37,250 -17.22% 1
Northern Ireland -1 1 £45,000 +63.64%
North East -4 1 £45,000 +41.16%

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 838 (70.66%) SQL
2 822 (69.31%) Business Intelligence
3 644 (54.30%) Analytics
4 587 (49.49%) Power BI
4 587 (49.49%) Power Platform
5 566 (47.72%) Visualisation
6 452 (38.11%) Python
7 368 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
8 362 (30.52%) Analytical Skills
9 337 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
10 330 (27.82%) ETL
11 319 (26.90%) Finance
12 277 (23.36%) SQL Server
13 267 (22.51%) Data Science
14 261 (22.01%) Azure
15 252 (21.25%) AWS
15 252 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
16 242 (20.40%) Data Analytics
17 222 (18.72%) Microsoft Excel
17 222 (18.72%) Data Analysis
18 217 (18.30%) Data Modelling
19 208 (17.54%) Degree
20 199 (16.78%) R
21 181 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 174 (14.67%) Microsoft
23 173 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
24 168 (14.17%) Marketing
25 164 (13.83%) Big Data
26 159 (13.41%) Data Engineering
27 158 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management

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 71 (5.99%) Apache Spark
2 56 (4.72%) SAS
3 40 (3.37%) Apache Airflow
4 14 (1.18%) Luigi
5 11 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.84%) Apache Pig
6 10 (0.84%) Confluence
7 9 (0.76%) Apache
8 6 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.25%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.17%) Camunda
10 2 (0.17%) Liferay
10 2 (0.17%) nginx
10 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.084%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 222 (18.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (1.35%) SPSS
5 12 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.084%) Figma
8 1 (0.084%) Gephi
8 1 (0.084%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 15 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.10%) FastStats
3 7 (0.59%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.34%) HFM
4 4 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.34%) Magento
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (0.25%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.25%) Workfront
6 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.17%) Shopify
7 1 (0.084%) Endur
7 1 (0.084%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (0.084%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.084%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 587 (49.49%) Power Platform
2 261 (22.01%) Azure
3 252 (21.25%) AWS
4 130 (10.96%) GCP
5 44 (3.71%) Azure Data Factory
6 38 (3.20%) Amazon S3
7 37 (3.12%) Google Analytics
8 33 (2.78%) Google Data Studio
9 28 (2.36%) SaaS
10 23 (1.94%) GitHub
10 23 (1.94%) Matillion
11 19 (1.60%) PaaS
12 18 (1.52%) Google Sheets
13 17 (1.43%) Azure Stack
13 17 (1.43%) IaaS
14 13 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 8 (0.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.42%) Broadband
1 5 (0.42%) Internet
2 4 (0.34%) SMS
3 2 (0.17%) DSL
3 2 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.084%) DNS
4 1 (0.084%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.084%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.084%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.084%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (49.49%) Power BI
2 337 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
3 277 (23.36%) SQL Server
4 181 (15.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 164 (13.83%) Big Data
6 153 (12.90%) QlikView
7 128 (10.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 116 (9.78%) Looker
9 110 (9.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 101 (8.52%) Snowflake Schema
11 100 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 82 (6.91%) Data Mining
13 79 (6.66%) BigQuery
13 79 (6.66%) Relational Database
14 77 (6.49%) Hadoop
15 70 (5.90%) Data Lake
16 46 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
17 43 (3.63%) Azure SQL Database
17 43 (3.63%) NoSQL
18 41 (3.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (3.63%) Git (software)
2 31 (2.61%) JIRA
3 18 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
5 15 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.93%) GitLab
8 9 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.59%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq
13 2 (0.17%) ERwin
13 2 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
13 2 (0.17%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.17%) RStudio
13 2 (0.17%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.17%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 319 (26.90%) Finance
2 168 (14.17%) Marketing
3 55 (4.64%) Retail
4 53 (4.47%) Banking
5 46 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.87%) Games
7 31 (2.61%) Advertising
8 25 (2.11%) Public Sector
9 22 (1.85%) Law
10 20 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.67%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.59%) Brand Awareness
13 7 (0.59%) Publishing
14 6 (0.51%) Automotive
14 6 (0.51%) Local Government
15 5 (0.42%) Back Office
16 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.25%) Telecoms
17 2 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 429 (36.17%) Analyst
2 197 (16.61%) Data Analyst
3 196 (16.53%) Developer
4 170 (14.33%) Data Engineer
5 128 (10.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 110 (9.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 95 (8.01%) Consultant
8 82 (6.91%) Data Scientist
9 77 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
10 52 (4.38%) Architect
11 49 (4.13%) Financial Analyst
12 44 (3.71%) Service Analyst
13 43 (3.63%) Data Consultant
14 41 (3.46%) SQL Analyst
15 40 (3.37%) Business Analyst
15 40 (3.37%) Insight Analyst
15 40 (3.37%) Power BI Analyst
16 38 (3.20%) Tableau Analyst
17 36 (3.04%) Data Architect
18 35 (2.95%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.63%) .NET
2 38 (3.20%) Kafka
3 35 (2.95%) HTML
4 27 (2.28%) PySpark
5 26 (2.19%) CSS
6 25 (2.11%) Natural Language Processing
7 23 (1.94%) XML
8 21 (1.77%) D3.js
9 19 (1.60%) TensorFlow
10 18 (1.52%) JSON
10 18 (1.52%) REST
11 16 (1.35%) Web Services
12 15 (1.26%) OLE
13 13 (1.10%) React
14 12 (1.01%) MDX
15 10 (0.84%) Pandas
16 9 (0.76%) Matplotlib
16 9 (0.76%) Node.js
16 9 (0.76%) scikit-learn
17 8 (0.67%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 362 (30.52%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.65%) Data Structures
3 35 (2.95%) Life Science
3 35 (2.95%) User Experience
4 34 (2.87%) Algorithms
5 32 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 16 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.10%) CMDB
10 13 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.10%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.01%) Acoustics
11 12 (1.01%) FMCG
12 10 (0.84%) Equities
12 10 (0.84%) NHS
13 9 (0.76%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.76%) Mobile Games
14 8 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.60%) Windows
2 11 (0.93%) Linux
3 7 (0.59%) Unix
4 4 (0.34%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.084%) Android
5 1 (0.084%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.084%) CentOS
5 1 (0.084%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.084%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (69.31%) Business Intelligence
2 644 (54.30%) Analytics
3 566 (47.72%) Visualisation
4 368 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
5 330 (27.82%) ETL
6 267 (22.51%) Data Science
7 252 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
8 242 (20.40%) Data Analytics
9 222 (18.72%) Data Analysis
10 217 (18.30%) Data Modelling
11 173 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
12 159 (13.41%) Data Engineering
13 158 (13.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 157 (13.24%) Dashboard Development
15 138 (11.64%) Mathematics
16 134 (11.30%) Machine Learning
17 123 (10.37%) Data Governance
18 115 (9.70%) Data Management
19 107 (9.02%) Decision-Making
20 105 (8.85%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 838 (70.66%) SQL
2 452 (38.11%) Python
3 199 (16.78%) R
4 92 (7.76%) Java
5 86 (7.25%) T-SQL
6 50 (4.22%) C#
7 47 (3.96%) JavaScript
8 40 (3.37%) C
9 33 (2.78%) Scala
10 26 (2.19%) VBA
11 24 (2.02%) C++
12 21 (1.77%) Go
13 18 (1.52%) MATLAB
14 17 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 11 (0.93%) Perl
15 11 (0.93%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.67%) F#
17 7 (0.59%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.51%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 208 (17.54%) Degree
2 38 (3.20%) Numerate Degree
3 35 (2.95%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.43%) IIBA
6 14 (1.18%) PhD
7 10 (0.84%) Tableau Certification
8 9 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.67%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.34%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.084%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.084%) ISEB
14 1 (0.084%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.084%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (11.97%) Data Quality
2 22 (1.85%) GDPR
3 20 (1.69%) QA
4 10 (0.84%) Actionable Recommendations
5 7 (0.59%) GRC
6 2 (0.17%) HL7
6 2 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.084%) COBIT
7 1 (0.084%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.084%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (2.36%) Docker
2 6 (0.51%) HDFS
3 4 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.34%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (2.19%) Terraform
2 25 (2.11%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.76%) Puppet
4 7 (0.59%) Ansible
5 5 (0.42%) Kibana
6 3 (0.25%) Grafana
6 3 (0.25%) Oozie
6 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.17%) Control-M
7 2 (0.17%) logstash
7 2 (0.17%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.084%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 174 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 150 (12.65%) Google
3 102 (8.60%) Oracle
4 88 (7.42%) Alteryx
5 72 (6.07%) Informatica
6 65 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
7 60 (5.06%) SAP
8 48 (4.05%) Databricks
9 46 (3.88%) Cognos
10 35 (2.95%) Talend
11 24 (2.02%) Adobe
11 24 (2.02%) Teradata
12 21 (1.77%) IBM
13 17 (1.43%) ServiceNow
14 16 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
15 12 (1.01%) Cloudera
16 10 (0.84%) MuleSoft
16 10 (0.84%) TIBCO
17 9 (0.76%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
18 7 (0.59%) Bloomberg