Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 144 220
Rank change year-on-year +65 +76 +94
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 246 154 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.42% 1.86% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.58% 7.33% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 227 140 110
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £24,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £57,500
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 1,812 2,101 2,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.17% 25.40% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,707 2,547
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,875 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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 +62 128 £45,000 - 18
Staffordshire +13 24 £31,000 -27.06% 4
Coventry +25 19 £45,000 -16.28% 4
Walsall +3 18 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Solihull +7 12 £54,000 +27.06% 6
Worcestershire -6 12 £38,500 +28.33%
Herefordshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire -38 8 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Shropshire +27 7 £25,500 -56.78%
Wednesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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.

1 246 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 225 (91.46%) Business Intelligence
3 150 (60.98%) SQL
4 110 (44.72%) SQL Server
5 91 (36.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 89 (36.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 85 (34.55%) Data Warehouse
8 83 (33.74%) Microsoft
9 78 (31.71%) Visualisation
10 73 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (28.46%) Finance
11 70 (28.46%) Azure
12 67 (27.24%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (26.83%) Tableau
14 64 (26.02%) Analytics
15 59 (23.98%) Data Visualisation
15 59 (23.98%) ETL
16 58 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
17 49 (19.92%) Microsoft Excel
18 46 (18.70%) Data Modelling
19 41 (16.67%) Data Analysis
20 34 (13.82%) T-SQL
21 33 (13.41%) QlikView
22 31 (12.60%) SharePoint
23 30 (12.20%) Office 365
23 30 (12.20%) Data Analytics
24 29 (11.79%) DevOps
25 28 (11.38%) Data Transformation
26 25 (10.16%) Python

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 31 (12.60%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.28%) SAS
3 5 (2.03%) IIS
4 3 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.22%) WordPress
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 49 (19.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.22%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
1 6 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (2.44%) OPENHousing
2 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.22%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.22%) Primavera
2 3 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.81%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.81%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 246 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 70 (28.46%) Azure
3 30 (12.20%) Office 365
4 21 (8.54%) Azure Data Factory
5 18 (7.32%) AWS
6 9 (3.66%) PowerApps
7 8 (3.25%) GCP
8 5 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Flow
8 5 (2.03%) PaaS
9 4 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.22%) Boomi
10 3 (1.22%) IaaS
10 3 (1.22%) SaaS
11 2 (0.81%) Azure Stack
11 2 (0.81%) Yammer
12 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.22%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (0.81%) DHCP
2 2 (0.81%) DKIM
2 2 (0.81%) DMARC
2 2 (0.81%) DNS
2 2 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.81%) Firewall
2 2 (0.81%) IMAP
2 2 (0.81%) POP3
2 2 (0.81%) SAN
2 2 (0.81%) SMTP
3 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (44.72%) SQL Server
2 91 (36.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (36.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (34.55%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (13.41%) QlikView
7 23 (9.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (6.91%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.69%) Hadoop
10 10 (4.07%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (3.66%) OLAP
11 9 (3.66%) Qlik Sense
11 9 (3.66%) Snowflake Schema
12 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.44%) Looker
13 6 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (2.44%) SAS EBI
14 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.25%) JIRA
3 5 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.81%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.81%) Maven
4 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.41%) NUnit
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 70 (28.46%) Finance
2 10 (4.07%) General Ledger
3 8 (3.25%) Retail
4 7 (2.85%) Automotive
5 6 (2.44%) Marketing
5 6 (2.44%) Social Housing
5 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.03%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) Billing
7 2 (0.81%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (34.96%) Analyst
2 65 (26.42%) Developer
3 46 (18.70%) Data Analyst
4 41 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 27 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 18 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 13 (5.28%) Consultant
8 13 (5.28%) SQL Developer
9 12 (4.88%) Architect
10 11 (4.47%) Business Manager
10 11 (4.47%) Data Business Analyst
11 10 (4.07%) Business Developer
12 9 (3.66%) Data Architect
13 8 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
13 8 (3.25%) Project Manager
14 7 (2.85%) Insight Analyst
14 7 (2.85%) Power BI Developer
14 7 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (2.85%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.28%) .NET
2 7 (2.85%) HTML
3 6 (2.44%) CSS
3 6 (2.44%) MDX
4 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (1.63%) Web Services
6 3 (1.22%) EDI
7 2 (0.81%) jQuery
7 2 (0.81%) MAPI
8 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.41%) Ajax
8 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.41%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.41%) HTML5
8 1 (0.41%) JSON
8 1 (0.41%) LESS
8 1 (0.41%) OOCSS
8 1 (0.41%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (27.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.22%) Life Science
5 2 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.41%) CCTV
6 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.47%) Windows
2 4 (1.63%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.81%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (91.46%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (31.71%) Visualisation
3 73 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (26.02%) Analytics
5 59 (23.98%) Data Visualisation
5 59 (23.98%) ETL
6 58 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (18.70%) Data Modelling
8 41 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 30 (12.20%) Data Analytics
10 29 (11.79%) DevOps
11 28 (11.38%) Data Transformation
12 22 (8.94%) Project Management
13 19 (7.72%) Kimball Methodology
14 18 (7.32%) Data Science
15 17 (6.91%) Data Management
16 15 (6.10%) Data-Driven Decision Making
16 15 (6.10%) Decision-Making
16 15 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (5.69%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (60.98%) SQL
2 34 (13.82%) T-SQL
3 25 (10.16%) Python
4 23 (9.35%) R
5 19 (7.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 11 (4.47%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.25%) C#
8 6 (2.44%) VBA
9 5 (2.03%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.63%) PHP
11 3 (1.22%) C
11 3 (1.22%) Java
11 3 (1.22%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (7.32%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.22%) AAT
3 3 (1.22%) ACCA
3 3 (1.22%) CIMA
4 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.81%) PMP
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) CISA
5 1 (0.41%) CISSP
5 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.35%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.85%) QA
3 6 (2.44%) Solvency II
4 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.22%) GDPR
5 3 (1.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) NCSC
6 1 (0.41%) NIST
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Kibana
2 2 (0.81%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.81%) Ansible
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.81%) Puppet
2 2 (0.81%) Salt
2 2 (0.81%) Terraform
3 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (33.74%) Microsoft
2 66 (26.83%) Tableau
3 15 (6.10%) Oracle
4 12 (4.88%) SAP
5 7 (2.85%) Cognos
6 6 (2.44%) Capita
7 5 (2.03%) Google
7 5 (2.03%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.63%) IBM
9 3 (1.22%) Adobe
9 3 (1.22%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.22%) Dell
9 3 (1.22%) Ericsson
9 3 (1.22%) Huawei
9 3 (1.22%) hybris
9 3 (1.22%) Informatica
9 3 (1.22%) Nokia
9 3 (1.22%) RedPrairie
9 3 (1.22%) Teradata
10 2 (0.81%) Forcepoint