Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Power BI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power BI over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 138 179
Rank change year-on-year +64 +41 +92
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 225 164 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.47% 2.08% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.66% 8.44% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 205 127 119
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

Power BI 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,647 1,942 2,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.42% 24.67% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,460 1,517 2,322
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,575 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £53,931 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.00% +5.26%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Power BI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Power BI in the West Midlands

Power BI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power BI in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Power BI in the West Midlands

Power BI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power BI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Power BI in the West Midlands

Power BI
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power BI within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 February 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
Birmingham +57 118 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Walsall -2 21 £38,000 -10.59% 1
Staffordshire +10 20 £27,500 -31.25% 7
Coventry +5 16 £52,500 +34.22% 2
Solihull +15 14 £50,000 +18.34% 1
Warwickshire -22 10 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Worcestershire +5 8 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Shropshire +16 5 £27,500 -43.59% 4
Herefordshire - 5 £55,000 -
Wednesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT jobs citing Power BI 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Power BI.

1 225 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 195 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
3 130 (57.78%) SQL
4 85 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 80 (35.56%) Microsoft
6 78 (34.67%) Data Warehouse
7 73 (32.44%) Azure
8 71 (31.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 69 (30.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 67 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (26.22%) Finance
12 57 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (23.56%) ETL
13 53 (23.56%) Analytics
14 50 (22.22%) Visualisation
15 47 (20.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 45 (20.00%) Data Analysis
16 45 (20.00%) Data Modelling
17 44 (19.56%) Microsoft Excel
17 44 (19.56%) Tableau
18 43 (19.11%) SharePoint
19 39 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
20 35 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
20 35 (15.56%) DevOps
21 32 (14.22%) Python
22 29 (12.89%) R
23 28 (12.44%) Data Analytics
24 27 (12.00%) T-SQL
25 25 (11.11%) Project Management
26 23 (10.22%) Office 365

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 43 (19.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.33%) SAS
3 4 (1.78%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.89%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (19.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.33%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (2.67%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.33%) Primavera
4 2 (0.89%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.89%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 225 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 73 (32.44%) Azure
3 23 (10.22%) Office 365
3 23 (10.22%) PowerApps
4 18 (8.00%) AWS
4 18 (8.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 12 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (4.00%) GCP
6 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Flow
7 7 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (2.22%) SaaS
9 3 (1.33%) Azure Stack
9 3 (1.33%) PaaS
10 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.44%) Boomi
11 1 (0.44%) IaaS
11 1 (0.44%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 78 (34.67%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (31.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (30.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (20.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (8.89%) QlikView
7 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (4.44%) Big Data
8 10 (4.44%) Hadoop
8 10 (4.44%) Relational Database
9 9 (4.00%) Snowflake Schema
10 8 (3.56%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (3.56%) Looker
11 6 (2.67%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.67%) Data Lake
12 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.22%) PowerPivot
12 5 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.56%) JIRA
4 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.33%) Subversion
5 2 (0.89%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.89%) NUnit
5 2 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.89%) RStudio
6 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.44%) Maven
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (26.22%) Finance
2 13 (5.78%) Marketing
3 7 (3.11%) Games
4 6 (2.67%) Automotive
5 5 (2.22%) Legal
5 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.78%) Retail
7 3 (1.33%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.89%) Advertising
8 2 (0.89%) Back Office
8 2 (0.89%) Billing
8 2 (0.89%) French Language
8 2 (0.89%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (29.78%) Analyst
2 55 (24.44%) Developer
3 38 (16.89%) Data Analyst
4 37 (16.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 19 (8.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 16 (7.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 15 (6.67%) Architect
8 14 (6.22%) Business Manager
8 14 (6.22%) Consultant
9 11 (4.89%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) Business Developer
10 9 (4.00%) DBA
10 9 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.56%) Data Architect
11 8 (3.56%) Data Engineer
11 8 (3.56%) Insight Analyst
12 7 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
12 7 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (3.11%) Senior Architect
12 7 (3.11%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.11%) .NET
2 6 (2.67%) HTML
2 6 (2.67%) MDX
3 5 (2.22%) Web Services
4 4 (1.78%) CSS
5 2 (0.89%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.89%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.89%) EDI
5 2 (0.89%) Entity Framework
5 2 (0.89%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.44%) COM
6 1 (0.44%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) JMS
6 1 (0.44%) REST
6 1 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.56%) Windows
2 2 (0.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Unix
3 1 (0.44%) VMS
3 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.56%) Analytics
3 53 (23.56%) ETL
4 50 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 45 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 45 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 39 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
7 35 (15.56%) DevOps
8 28 (12.44%) Data Analytics
9 25 (11.11%) Project Management
10 19 (8.44%) Data Science
11 18 (8.00%) Dashboard Development
11 18 (8.00%) Data Transformation
11 18 (8.00%) Decision-Making
12 15 (6.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
13 14 (6.22%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (5.78%) Data Management
14 13 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (57.78%) SQL
2 32 (14.22%) Python
3 29 (12.89%) R
4 27 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 18 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 13 (5.78%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.11%) C#
8 6 (2.67%) VB
9 5 (2.22%) Java
9 5 (2.22%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.33%) VBA
11 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.89%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.44%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) Degree
2 6 (2.67%) CISSP
3 5 (2.22%) CEH
3 5 (2.22%) CISM
3 5 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.22%) GIAC
3 5 (2.22%) OSCP
3 5 (2.22%) SANS
4 3 (1.33%) AAT
4 3 (1.33%) ACCA
4 3 (1.33%) CIMA
4 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.89%) PMP
5 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) CISA
6 1 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) QA
2 9 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.67%) Solvency II
5 5 (2.22%) ISO 14001
5 5 (2.22%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.78%) GDPR
7 3 (1.33%) PMO
8 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.44%) IFRS
8 1 (0.44%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.44%) NCSC
8 1 (0.44%) NIST
8 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.22%) Ansible
1 5 (2.22%) Terraform
2 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) Salt
3 1 (0.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 80 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.56%) Tableau
3 9 (4.00%) Google
4 8 (3.56%) Oracle
5 7 (3.11%) SAP
6 6 (2.67%) Databricks
7 4 (1.78%) Cognos
7 4 (1.78%) RedGate
8 3 (1.33%) Adobe
8 3 (1.33%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.33%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.33%) Huawei
8 3 (1.33%) IBM
8 3 (1.33%) Nokia
9 2 (0.89%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.89%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.44%) Dell
10 1 (0.44%) Informatica
10 1 (0.44%) Teradata