Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Tableau
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 228 237
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 843 1,806 2,249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.33% 1.44% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.83% 5.33% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1,485 1,750
Median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
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 17,453 33,915 43,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.46% 27.05% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14,619 28,087 35,772
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Tableau in the UK

Tableau
Top 16 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 20 January 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 -18 790 £55,000 +10.00% 114
London +15 504 £60,000 +9.09% 57
UK excluding London -20 308 £45,000 - 66
Work from Home -26 144 £55,000 -8.33% 21
North of England +15 86 £41,750 -7.22% 23
South East +66 79 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +42 57 £41,750 -5.65% 18
Midlands +29 48 £41,250 -1.79% 10
South West -5 36 £42,500 -5.56% 6
West Midlands +25 33 £42,500 +2.41% 5
Yorkshire +18 27 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Wales +54 24 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East of England +44 24 £52,500 -22.79% 10
East Midlands +58 15 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Scotland +8 11 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North East +10 2 £31,000 -18.42%

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 585 (69.40%) Business Intelligence
2 575 (68.21%) SQL
3 428 (50.77%) Analytics
4 421 (49.94%) Power BI
4 421 (49.94%) Power Platform
5 367 (43.53%) Visualisation
6 325 (38.55%) Python
7 262 (31.08%) Data Visualisation
8 241 (28.59%) Data Warehouse
9 237 (28.11%) Finance
10 223 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
11 210 (24.91%) ETL
12 175 (20.76%) Azure
13 172 (20.40%) Data Science
14 171 (20.28%) SQL Server
15 170 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
16 159 (18.86%) R
17 158 (18.74%) AWS
18 153 (18.15%) Data Analytics
19 141 (16.73%) Degree
20 125 (14.83%) Data Modelling
20 125 (14.83%) Microsoft Excel
21 120 (14.23%) Microsoft
21 120 (14.23%) Big Data
22 119 (14.12%) Machine Learning
22 119 (14.12%) QlikView
23 118 (14.00%) Data Analysis
24 116 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
25 112 (13.29%) Marketing
26 105 (12.46%) Google

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 66 (7.83%) Apache Spark
2 58 (6.88%) SAS
3 32 (3.80%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.71%) Luigi
5 5 (0.59%) Apache
5 5 (0.59%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.59%) Confluence
6 3 (0.36%) Jupyter
6 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.24%) Camunda
7 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 125 (14.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.54%) SPSS
3 12 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.36%) SPSS Modeler
7 2 (0.24%) Figma
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 11 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.95%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.47%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.36%) FastStats
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.24%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Endur
6 1 (0.12%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.12%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 421 (49.94%) Power Platform
2 175 (20.76%) Azure
3 158 (18.74%) AWS
4 100 (11.86%) GCP
5 34 (4.03%) Google Analytics
6 30 (3.56%) Azure Data Factory
7 24 (2.85%) Amazon S3
8 19 (2.25%) SaaS
9 11 (1.30%) Google Sheets
10 10 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.19%) Amazon SageMaker
10 10 (1.19%) Azure Stack
10 10 (1.19%) GitHub
10 10 (1.19%) IaaS
10 10 (1.19%) PaaS
11 7 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
11 7 (0.83%) Trello
12 6 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.83%) Broadband
2 4 (0.47%) Internet
2 4 (0.47%) SMS
3 2 (0.24%) Firewall
4 1 (0.12%) DSL
4 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (49.94%) Power BI
2 241 (28.59%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (20.28%) SQL Server
4 120 (14.23%) Big Data
5 119 (14.12%) QlikView
6 105 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 95 (11.27%) Looker
8 78 (9.25%) Amazon Redshift
9 77 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 72 (8.54%) Relational Database
11 54 (6.41%) Hadoop
11 54 (6.41%) Snowflake Schema
11 54 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 53 (6.29%) Data Lake
13 49 (5.81%) BigQuery
14 41 (4.86%) Data Mining
15 33 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
15 33 (3.91%) Tableau Server
16 32 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (3.68%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 25 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.25%) JIRA
3 16 (1.90%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.95%) GitLab
6 6 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.59%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.47%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.24%) Balsamiq
10 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.24%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.24%) ERwin
10 2 (0.24%) Maven
10 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.24%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 237 (28.11%) Finance
2 112 (13.29%) Marketing
3 44 (5.22%) Banking
4 35 (4.15%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.56%) Retail
6 29 (3.44%) Public Sector
7 19 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.14%) Games
9 9 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.83%) Advertising
11 6 (0.71%) Local Government
12 5 (0.59%) Law
12 5 (0.59%) Legal
13 4 (0.47%) Front Office
13 4 (0.47%) Publishing
13 4 (0.47%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.36%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Electronics
14 3 (0.36%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 289 (34.28%) Analyst
2 147 (17.44%) Developer
3 143 (16.96%) Data Analyst
4 120 (14.23%) Data Engineer
5 84 (9.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 71 (8.42%) Data Scientist
7 69 (8.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 66 (7.83%) Consultant
9 61 (7.24%) Senior Analyst
10 41 (4.86%) SQL Developer
10 41 (4.86%) Tableau Analyst
11 40 (4.74%) SQL Analyst
12 35 (4.15%) Business Analyst
13 34 (4.03%) Financial Analyst
13 34 (4.03%) Tableau Developer
14 33 (3.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
15 30 (3.56%) SQL Data Analyst
16 29 (3.44%) Data Consultant
17 27 (3.20%) Service Analyst
18 24 (2.85%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.80%) Kafka
2 28 (3.32%) Natural Language Processing
2 28 (3.32%) TensorFlow
3 23 (2.73%) .NET
4 21 (2.49%) PySpark
5 19 (2.25%) XML
6 18 (2.14%) Web Services
7 17 (2.02%) scikit-learn
8 15 (1.78%) Keras
8 15 (1.78%) Pandas
9 11 (1.30%) JSON
10 10 (1.19%) Matplotlib
11 9 (1.07%) D3.js
12 8 (0.95%) HTML
12 8 (0.95%) NumPy
13 7 (0.83%) CSS
13 7 (0.83%) SciPy
13 7 (0.83%) Shiny
14 6 (0.71%) React
14 6 (0.71%) SpaCy
Miscellaneous
1 223 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.74%) Data Structures
3 33 (3.91%) Algorithms
4 26 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.49%) User Experience
6 10 (1.19%) Equities
6 10 (1.19%) Life Science
6 10 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.07%) Analytical Mindset
7 9 (1.07%) FMCG
8 8 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (0.83%) Cloud Native
9 7 (0.83%) Clustering
9 7 (0.83%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.83%) NHS
9 7 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.71%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.71%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.54%) Linux
2 7 (0.83%) Windows
2 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (0.47%) Unix
4 3 (0.36%) Android
4 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (69.40%) Business Intelligence
2 428 (50.77%) Analytics
3 367 (43.53%) Visualisation
4 262 (31.08%) Data Visualisation
5 210 (24.91%) ETL
6 172 (20.40%) Data Science
7 170 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
8 153 (18.15%) Data Analytics
9 125 (14.83%) Data Modelling
10 119 (14.12%) Machine Learning
11 118 (14.00%) Data Analysis
12 116 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 101 (11.98%) Dashboard Development
14 93 (11.03%) Data Engineering
14 93 (11.03%) Mathematics
15 91 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
16 86 (10.20%) DevOps
17 76 (9.02%) Decision-Making
18 74 (8.78%) Data Management
19 73 (8.66%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 575 (68.21%) SQL
2 325 (38.55%) Python
3 159 (18.86%) R
4 71 (8.42%) Java
5 43 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 36 (4.27%) C
7 34 (4.03%) C#
8 26 (3.08%) Scala
9 21 (2.49%) C++
10 20 (2.37%) JavaScript
11 18 (2.14%) VBA
12 16 (1.90%) MATLAB
13 14 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.30%) Go
15 7 (0.83%) Perl
15 7 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.59%) Java 8
18 4 (0.47%) F#
19 3 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 141 (16.73%) Degree
2 31 (3.68%) Numerate Degree
3 19 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.78%) PhD
6 13 (1.54%) IIBA
6 13 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.42%) Tableau Certification
8 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.36%) CISA
9 3 (0.36%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.24%) ACCA
10 2 (0.24%) CISSP
10 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) HNC
11 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.12%) HND
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB
11 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.02%) Data Quality
2 23 (2.73%) GDPR
3 15 (1.78%) QA
4 9 (1.07%) PMO
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.59%) Docker
1 5 (0.59%) HDFS
2 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (1.90%) Terraform
2 6 (0.71%) Puppet
3 5 (0.59%) Kibana
3 5 (0.59%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.47%) Ansible
5 2 (0.24%) Control-M
5 2 (0.24%) Grafana
5 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) logstash
6 1 (0.12%) Oozie
6 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 120 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 105 (12.46%) Google
3 57 (6.76%) Oracle
4 52 (6.17%) Alteryx
5 50 (5.93%) SAP
6 38 (4.51%) Cognos
6 38 (4.51%) Informatica
7 35 (4.15%) Databricks
8 34 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (2.49%) Talend
10 15 (1.78%) Adobe
11 12 (1.42%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.95%) Blue Prism
14 7 (0.83%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.83%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.71%) StreamSets
15 6 (0.71%) Teradata
16 5 (0.59%) Marketo
16 5 (0.59%) Splunk