Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 235 226 250
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Tableau 678 2,080 2,265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.41% 1.48% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 3.46% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 595 1,790 1,680
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,850 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,825 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,100 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.22% +0.22% +5.88%

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 19,420 60,130 72,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.31% 42.83% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15,191 45,634 55,926
Median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 -2 637 £51,000 +2.00% 92
London +1 386 £57,500 +4.55% 51
UK excluding London +24 279 £45,000 -0.22% 44
Work from Home +58 84 £50,000 -4.51% 13
North of England +68 80 £44,000 -2.22% 8
South East +113 69 £47,750 +0.53% 15
North West +66 52 £44,000 -2.22% 7
South West +22 43 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Midlands +42 38 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +58 26 £42,500 -5.76% 2
Wales +55 26 £48,250 +28.67%
Yorkshire +81 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England +87 15 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Midlands +40 12 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Scotland +43 8 £47,500 - 2
North East +23 5 £38,000 +18.75%

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 479 (70.65%) Business Intelligence
2 421 (62.09%) SQL
3 364 (53.69%) Power BI
3 364 (53.69%) Power Platform
4 300 (44.25%) Analytics
5 299 (44.10%) Visualisation
6 239 (35.25%) Python
7 200 (29.50%) Data Visualisation
8 193 (28.47%) Finance
9 190 (28.02%) Data Warehouse
10 175 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 168 (24.78%) ETL
12 160 (23.60%) SQL Server
13 130 (19.17%) Data Modelling
14 129 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
15 126 (18.58%) AWS
16 123 (18.14%) Azure
16 123 (18.14%) Microsoft
17 120 (17.70%) Data Science
18 110 (16.22%) Degree
19 108 (15.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 105 (15.49%) Data Analytics
21 100 (14.75%) GCP
21 100 (14.75%) R
22 98 (14.45%) Machine Learning
22 98 (14.45%) Big Data
23 94 (13.86%) Data Analysis
24 89 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 81 (11.95%) Microsoft Excel
26 79 (11.65%) QlikView

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 67 (9.88%) Apache Spark
2 38 (5.60%) SAS
3 21 (3.10%) Apache Airflow
4 15 (2.21%) Apache
5 3 (0.44%) Apache Synapse
5 3 (0.44%) IBM Domino
5 3 (0.44%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.29%) IIS
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.15%) Luigi
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 81 (11.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.03%) SPSS
5 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.15%) Figma
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Eloqua
1 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.59%) Shopify
2 3 (0.44%) Actimize
2 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.15%) Endur
4 1 (0.15%) Primavera
4 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 364 (53.69%) Power Platform
2 126 (18.58%) AWS
3 123 (18.14%) Azure
4 100 (14.75%) GCP
5 31 (4.57%) Amazon S3
6 23 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
7 22 (3.24%) Google Analytics
8 18 (2.65%) SaaS
9 13 (1.92%) Serverless
10 12 (1.77%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.18%) Google Tag Manager
11 8 (1.18%) IaaS
11 8 (1.18%) PaaS
12 7 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (1.03%) Azure Stack
13 5 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.59%) Amazon SageMaker
14 4 (0.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 6 (0.88%) DSL
3 3 (0.44%) Internet
3 3 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.29%) Broadband
4 2 (0.29%) DHCP
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
4 2 (0.29%) Firewall
4 2 (0.29%) LAN
4 2 (0.29%) SAN
4 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.29%) VPN
4 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (53.69%) Power BI
2 190 (28.02%) Data Warehouse
3 160 (23.60%) SQL Server
4 108 (15.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (14.45%) Big Data
6 89 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 79 (11.65%) QlikView
8 78 (11.50%) Hadoop
9 68 (10.03%) Looker
10 65 (9.59%) Amazon Redshift
11 59 (8.70%) Relational Database
12 57 (8.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 56 (8.26%) BigQuery
14 53 (7.82%) Data Lake
15 46 (6.78%) Snowflake Schema
16 32 (4.72%) BusinessObjects
17 30 (4.42%) Apache Hive
18 26 (3.83%) OLAP
19 21 (3.10%) Amazon Athena
19 21 (3.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.21%) JIRA
4 7 (1.03%) Artifactory
4 7 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (1.03%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.88%) RStudio
6 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.44%) ERwin
7 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.29%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.29%) GDB
8 2 (0.29%) JUnit
8 2 (0.29%) Maven
8 2 (0.29%) Sourcetree
8 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 193 (28.47%) Finance
2 71 (10.47%) Marketing
3 31 (4.57%) Banking
4 19 (2.80%) Public Sector
5 18 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.21%) Retail
6 15 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.77%) Games
8 11 (1.62%) Legal
9 10 (1.47%) Electronics
9 10 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.03%) Law
11 6 (0.88%) Advertising
11 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.74%) Front Office
12 5 (0.74%) Local Government
13 3 (0.44%) Publishing
13 3 (0.44%) Social Housing
14 2 (0.29%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 205 (30.24%) Analyst
2 158 (23.30%) Developer
3 101 (14.90%) Data Engineer
4 88 (12.98%) Data Analyst
5 70 (10.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 69 (10.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 49 (7.23%) Data Scientist
8 41 (6.05%) Tableau Analyst
9 39 (5.75%) SQL Analyst
10 35 (5.16%) SQL Developer
11 30 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
12 27 (3.98%) Senior Data Scientist
13 26 (3.83%) Data Manager
13 26 (3.83%) Senior Developer
14 25 (3.69%) Consultant
15 24 (3.54%) SQL Data Analyst
15 24 (3.54%) Tableau Developer
16 21 (3.10%) Business Analyst
17 20 (2.95%) Business Developer
17 20 (2.95%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.87%) TensorFlow
2 26 (3.83%) Kafka
3 25 (3.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 22 (3.24%) Keras
4 22 (3.24%) PySpark
4 22 (3.24%) scikit-learn
5 19 (2.80%) Shiny
6 15 (2.21%) .NET
7 12 (1.77%) Pandas
8 10 (1.47%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.47%) D3.js
9 9 (1.33%) PyTorch
10 8 (1.18%) LDAP
10 8 (1.18%) Matplotlib
11 7 (1.03%) JSON
11 7 (1.03%) MDX
11 7 (1.03%) NetworkX
11 7 (1.03%) SpaCy
11 7 (1.03%) Web Services
11 7 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 175 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.64%) Management Information System
3 42 (6.19%) Algorithms
4 25 (3.69%) Data Structures
5 21 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.65%) Analytical Mindset
7 12 (1.77%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.47%) Clustering
8 10 (1.47%) User Experience
9 9 (1.33%) NHS
9 9 (1.33%) Reinsurance
10 8 (1.18%) FMCG
11 6 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.74%) Life Science
13 4 (0.59%) Biotechnology
13 4 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.59%) Marketing Technology
13 4 (0.59%) Replication
13 4 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.54%) Linux
2 18 (2.65%) Unix
3 13 (1.92%) Windows
4 7 (1.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (0.44%) Android
5 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (70.65%) Business Intelligence
2 300 (44.25%) Analytics
3 299 (44.10%) Visualisation
4 200 (29.50%) Data Visualisation
5 168 (24.78%) ETL
6 130 (19.17%) Data Modelling
7 129 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (17.70%) Data Science
9 105 (15.49%) Data Analytics
10 98 (14.45%) Machine Learning
11 94 (13.86%) Data Analysis
12 78 (11.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 78 (11.50%) DevOps
13 73 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
15 67 (9.88%) Mathematics
16 63 (9.29%) Statistics
17 62 (9.14%) Computer Science
17 62 (9.14%) Data Engineering
18 56 (8.26%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 421 (62.09%) SQL
2 239 (35.25%) Python
3 100 (14.75%) R
4 49 (7.23%) T-SQL
5 48 (7.08%) C#
6 38 (5.60%) Java
7 30 (4.42%) VBA
8 20 (2.95%) JavaScript
9 19 (2.80%) Scala
10 17 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.03%) Apex Code
13 7 (1.03%) MATLAB
13 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.88%) C
14 6 (0.88%) Groovy
15 4 (0.59%) ABAP
15 4 (0.59%) SOQL
16 2 (0.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 110 (16.22%) Degree
2 29 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.65%) PhD
4 13 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.88%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.59%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.59%) IIBA
9 3 (0.44%) ISEB
10 2 (0.29%) CISA
10 2 (0.29%) CISSP
10 2 (0.29%) HNC
10 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.75%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.10%) GDPR
3 12 (1.77%) SLA
4 7 (1.03%) PMO
5 6 (0.88%) QA
6 3 (0.44%) MiFID
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.18%) Docker
3 8 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.88%) Samba
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (1.77%) Terraform
2 8 (1.18%) Ansible
2 8 (1.18%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 7 (1.03%) SCVMM
4 6 (0.88%) Ambari
4 6 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.59%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.29%) Kibana
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.29%) Oozie
6 2 (0.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Argo
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 123 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 52 (7.67%) Google
3 45 (6.64%) SAP
4 41 (6.05%) Oracle
5 39 (5.75%) Alteryx
6 30 (4.42%) Cognos
7 25 (3.69%) Databricks
8 24 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (2.21%) Cloudera
10 11 (1.62%) Pardot
11 10 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
12 8 (1.18%) IBM
12 8 (1.18%) Splunk
12 8 (1.18%) VMware
13 7 (1.03%) PlateSpin
13 7 (1.03%) VirtaMove
14 5 (0.74%) Facebook
14 5 (0.74%) Netezza
14 5 (0.74%) Talend
14 5 (0.74%) Teradata