Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tableau
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 229 231
Rank change year-on-year +34 +2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 2,355 712 2,061
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 1.46% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.69% 5.08% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,607 564 1,698
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 35,185 14,024 37,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.85% 28.69% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22,520 11,928 30,811
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 25 October 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 25 October 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 +35 2,052 £55,000 +10.00% 217
London +21 1,292 £60,000 +5.73% 123
UK excluding London +34 871 £45,000 - 101
Work from Home -62 392 £55,000 +10.00% 29
North of England -4 228 £45,000 +2.27% 34
South East -67 169 £47,500 -2.56% 17
Midlands -11 145 £42,500 - 16
Yorkshire 0 119 £45,000 -7.22% 10
Scotland +1 106 £52,500 +10.53% 8
North West -55 99 £54,000 +22.73% 23
East of England -26 98 £57,500 +6.98% 14
South West -53 96 £43,500 -3.33% 12
West Midlands -31 95 £41,750 +11.33% 8
East Midlands -42 50 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Wales -50 29 £35,000 -28.57%
North East -29 10 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Channel Islands - 4 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 1,588 (67.43%) SQL
2 1,479 (62.80%) Business Intelligence
3 1,224 (51.97%) Analytics
4 1,179 (50.06%) Power Platform
5 1,174 (49.85%) Power BI
6 1,060 (45.01%) Visualisation
7 847 (35.97%) Python
8 714 (30.32%) Data Visualisation
9 693 (29.43%) Analytical Skills
10 628 (26.67%) Social Skills
11 606 (25.73%) Finance
12 542 (23.01%) ETL
13 532 (22.59%) Data Warehouse
14 521 (22.12%) Data Modelling
15 503 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
16 477 (20.25%) Data Science
17 467 (19.83%) AWS
18 459 (19.49%) Azure
19 418 (17.75%) Google
20 406 (17.24%) Data Analysis
21 402 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
21 402 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
22 395 (16.77%) SQL Server
23 386 (16.39%) Microsoft
24 371 (15.75%) Degree
25 358 (15.20%) Marketing
26 343 (14.56%) R
27 339 (14.39%) Data Analytics
28 323 (13.72%) GCP
29 315 (13.38%) 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
1 131 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 67 (2.85%) SAS
3 60 (2.55%) Apache
3 60 (2.55%) Apache Airflow
4 57 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 23 (0.98%) Confluence
6 19 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.64%) CMS
8 14 (0.59%) Jupyter
9 11 (0.47%) Luigi
10 10 (0.42%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.25%) Appian
12 4 (0.17%) FileNet
12 4 (0.17%) Mule
12 4 (0.17%) Papyrus
13 2 (0.085%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.085%) Drupal
13 2 (0.085%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.085%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.085%) WordPress
Applications
1 402 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (3.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 70 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (1.06%) SPSS
6 13 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.51%) Stata
8 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.13%) Weka
9 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (1.61%) FastStats
2 19 (0.81%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 14 (0.59%) Sentinel
4 13 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.34%) Unica
6 7 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.17%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.17%) Maximo
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.17%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,179 (50.06%) Power Platform
2 467 (19.83%) AWS
3 459 (19.49%) Azure
4 323 (13.72%) GCP
5 216 (9.17%) Snowflake
6 173 (7.35%) Google Analytics
7 89 (3.78%) Azure Data Factory
8 85 (3.61%) Amazon S3
8 85 (3.61%) Google Data Studio
9 72 (3.06%) SaaS
10 58 (2.46%) dbt
11 56 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
11 56 (2.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 55 (2.34%) GitHub
13 48 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
14 46 (1.95%) Microsoft 365
15 41 (1.74%) PaaS
16 38 (1.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 37 (1.57%) Serverless
18 28 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.93%) Broadband
2 11 (0.47%) Internet
3 10 (0.42%) FTP
4 9 (0.38%) IPsec
4 9 (0.38%) VPN
5 4 (0.17%) LAN
5 4 (0.17%) WAN
6 3 (0.13%) Firewall
6 3 (0.13%) HTTP
7 2 (0.085%) DNS
7 2 (0.085%) DSL
7 2 (0.085%) Intranet
8 1 (0.042%) GSM
8 1 (0.042%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.042%) LTE
8 1 (0.042%) Network Security
8 1 (0.042%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.042%) Skype
8 1 (0.042%) UMTS
8 1 (0.042%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,174 (49.85%) Power BI
2 532 (22.59%) Data Warehouse
3 395 (16.77%) SQL Server
4 277 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 250 (10.62%) Big Data
6 230 (9.77%) Looker
7 196 (8.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 171 (7.26%) Hadoop
9 163 (6.92%) Relational Database
10 160 (6.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 156 (6.62%) Amazon Redshift
12 148 (6.28%) BigQuery
13 142 (6.03%) QlikView
14 135 (5.73%) Data Lake
15 117 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
16 115 (4.88%) NoSQL
17 109 (4.63%) MySQL
18 94 (3.99%) BusinessObjects
19 72 (3.06%) Data Mining
20 71 (3.01%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 151 (6.41%) JIRA
2 96 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 26 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
4 18 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 13 (0.55%) RStudio
7 11 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.38%) GitLab
9 8 (0.34%) Bitbucket
9 8 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.25%) Balsamiq
10 6 (0.25%) Visual Website Optimizer
11 5 (0.21%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.21%) Visual Studio Code
12 4 (0.17%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.17%) LSMW
12 4 (0.17%) Postman
12 4 (0.17%) SonarQube
12 4 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 693 (29.43%) Analytical Skills
2 628 (26.67%) Social Skills
3 606 (25.73%) Finance
4 358 (15.20%) Marketing
5 206 (8.75%) Retail
6 141 (5.99%) Presentation Skills
7 81 (3.44%) Advertising
8 76 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 75 (3.18%) Banking
10 61 (2.59%) Organisational Skills
11 58 (2.46%) Influencing Skills
12 55 (2.34%) Law
13 54 (2.29%) Legal
14 47 (2.00%) Manufacturing
15 44 (1.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 36 (1.53%) Games
17 33 (1.40%) Telecoms
18 32 (1.36%) Brand Awareness
19 31 (1.32%) Investment Banking
20 21 (0.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 775 (32.91%) Analyst
2 412 (17.49%) Data Analyst
3 387 (16.43%) Developer
4 314 (13.33%) Data Engineer
5 157 (6.67%) Architect
5 157 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 138 (5.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 117 (4.97%) Consultant
8 109 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
9 89 (3.78%) Insight Analyst
10 85 (3.61%) Tableau Developer
11 83 (3.52%) Tableau Analyst
12 81 (3.44%) Data Architect
12 81 (3.44%) Data Scientist
13 80 (3.40%) Data Manager
14 75 (3.18%) SQL Developer
15 63 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
16 62 (2.63%) Analytics Manager
17 49 (2.08%) Senior Data Engineer
18 48 (2.04%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (3.01%) .NET
2 69 (2.93%) Kafka
3 46 (1.95%) Web Services
4 44 (1.87%) JSON
5 40 (1.70%) TensorFlow
6 36 (1.53%) HTML
7 34 (1.44%) PySpark
8 32 (1.36%) D3.js
9 31 (1.32%) XML
10 29 (1.23%) REST
11 28 (1.19%) Pandas
11 28 (1.19%) React
12 27 (1.15%) Node.js
13 24 (1.02%) COM
14 22 (0.93%) RESTful
15 21 (0.89%) SOAP
16 20 (0.85%) AngularJS
17 19 (0.81%) NumPy
18 18 (0.76%) CSS
18 18 (0.76%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 114 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 86 (3.65%) Life Science
3 75 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
4 59 (2.51%) Data Structures
5 52 (2.21%) Algorithms
6 43 (1.83%) Legacy Systems
7 39 (1.66%) Public Cloud
8 37 (1.57%) User Experience
9 34 (1.44%) Marketing Technology
9 34 (1.44%) Social Media
10 33 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
11 31 (1.32%) Acoustics
12 30 (1.27%) Biotechnology
13 29 (1.23%) Digital Media
14 25 (1.06%) FMCG
15 21 (0.89%) Reference Data
16 20 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
16 20 (0.85%) Mobile App
17 18 (0.76%) Hedge funds
17 18 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (2.12%) Linux
2 26 (1.10%) Windows
3 25 (1.06%) Unix
4 8 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.30%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.25%) Android
7 2 (0.085%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.042%) CentOS
8 1 (0.042%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.042%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,479 (62.80%) Business Intelligence
2 1,224 (51.97%) Analytics
3 1,060 (45.01%) Visualisation
4 714 (30.32%) Data Visualisation
5 542 (23.01%) ETL
6 521 (22.12%) Data Modelling
7 503 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
8 477 (20.25%) Data Science
9 406 (17.24%) Data Analysis
10 402 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
11 339 (14.39%) Data Analytics
12 315 (13.38%) Data Engineering
13 298 (12.65%) Decision-Making
14 279 (11.85%) Data Management
15 241 (10.23%) Mathematics
16 205 (8.70%) Statistics
17 204 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 201 (8.54%) DevOps
19 198 (8.41%) Artificial Intelligence
19 198 (8.41%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1,588 (67.43%) SQL
2 847 (35.97%) Python
3 343 (14.56%) R
4 168 (7.13%) T-SQL
5 134 (5.69%) Java
6 114 (4.84%) C#
7 69 (2.93%) JavaScript
8 55 (2.34%) VBA
9 54 (2.29%) Scala
10 53 (2.25%) C
11 47 (2.00%) PowerShell
12 39 (1.66%) Go
13 29 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.19%) Ruby
15 25 (1.06%) PHP
16 24 (1.02%) C++
17 21 (0.89%) VB
18 17 (0.72%) Perl
19 11 (0.47%) Shell Script
20 10 (0.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 371 (15.75%) Degree
2 86 (3.65%) Numerate Degree
3 43 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (1.40%) Tableau Certification
5 27 (1.15%) Master's Degree
5 27 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.85%) PhD
7 9 (0.38%) Analytics IQ
7 9 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
8 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.30%) MBA
10 6 (0.25%) HNC
11 5 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.21%) MCSE
12 4 (0.17%) HND
13 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (11.38%) Data Quality
2 64 (2.72%) QA
3 63 (2.68%) GDPR
4 25 (1.06%) GRC
5 20 (0.85%) SLA
6 11 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
7 5 (0.21%) Accessibility
7 5 (0.21%) PMO
8 4 (0.17%) CDISC
8 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.17%) GxP
9 3 (0.13%) Good Clinical Practice
9 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.042%) COBIT
10 1 (0.042%) GMP
10 1 (0.042%) HL7
10 1 (0.042%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.042%) NIST
10 1 (0.042%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (1.53%) Docker
2 15 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.042%) HDFS
4 1 (0.042%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.042%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (2.25%) Kubernetes
2 38 (1.61%) Terraform
3 13 (0.55%) Oracle EDQ
4 9 (0.38%) Matomo
5 8 (0.34%) Control-M
6 7 (0.30%) Ansible
6 7 (0.30%) Grafana
7 6 (0.25%) Kibana
8 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.13%) Puppet
9 3 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.085%) logstash
10 2 (0.085%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.042%) Oozie
11 1 (0.042%) SCCM
Vendors
1 418 (17.75%) Google
2 386 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 203 (8.62%) Oracle
4 177 (7.52%) Alteryx
5 174 (7.39%) Salesforce.com
6 141 (5.99%) Databricks
7 137 (5.82%) SAP
8 102 (4.33%) Adobe
9 84 (3.57%) Informatica
10 63 (2.68%) MuleSoft
11 62 (2.63%) IBM
12 52 (2.21%) Teradata
13 46 (1.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 46 (1.95%) Splunk
14 40 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
15 37 (1.57%) Cognos
16 24 (1.02%) Apteco
17 23 (0.98%) Talend
18 17 (0.72%) Pardot
19 16 (0.68%) Saba