Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 131 172
Rank change year-on-year +54 +41 +77
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 205 180 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.39% 2.26% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.32% 9.10% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 195 135 173
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £30,750 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% -1.00%

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 1,539 1,978 2,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.48% 24.86% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,351 1,532 2,176
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,824
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%

Power BI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Power BI as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power BI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 8 April 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 8 April 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 +48 102 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Staffordshire +15 19 £34,000 -16.56% 9
Coventry +15 18 £52,500 +34.22%
Walsall -11 17 £39,000 -8.24% 3
Solihull +3 16 £50,500 +1.00% 4
Worcestershire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire -8 7 £41,500 -24.55%
Shropshire +12 5 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wednesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 179 (87.32%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (52.20%) SQL
4 88 (42.93%) Microsoft
5 86 (41.95%) Azure
6 72 (35.12%) Data Warehouse
7 66 (32.20%) SQL Server
8 59 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (28.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (27.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (24.39%) Data Modelling
11 48 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (22.44%) ETL
13 45 (21.95%) Finance
14 43 (20.98%) Analytics
15 42 (20.49%) DevOps
16 38 (18.54%) Visualisation
16 38 (18.54%) Tableau
16 38 (18.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 37 (18.05%) SharePoint
18 36 (17.56%) Microsoft Excel
19 31 (15.12%) Data Analysis
20 28 (13.66%) T-SQL
20 28 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (13.17%) Project Management
22 25 (12.20%) Python
23 22 (10.73%) PowerApps
23 22 (10.73%) Data Visualisation
24 21 (10.24%) Dashboard Development
25 19 (9.27%) R

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 37 (18.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.32%) SAS
3 4 (1.95%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.98%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (17.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.46%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.93%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.46%) Primavera
5 2 (0.98%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.98%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 205 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 86 (41.95%) Azure
3 22 (10.73%) PowerApps
4 18 (8.78%) AWS
4 18 (8.78%) Office 365
5 16 (7.80%) Dynamics 365
6 15 (7.32%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (3.90%) GCP
7 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Flow
8 6 (2.93%) Azure Stack
8 6 (2.93%) SaaS
9 5 (2.44%) PaaS
10 2 (0.98%) Boomi
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.49%) Serverless
11 1 (0.49%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (0.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (35.12%) Data Warehouse
2 66 (32.20%) SQL Server
3 59 (28.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (27.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (18.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (9.27%) Big Data
7 12 (5.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (5.85%) Data Lake
7 12 (5.85%) Snowflake Schema
8 9 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (3.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.90%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.90%) QlikView
9 8 (3.90%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.41%) Looker
10 7 (3.41%) OLAP
11 6 (2.93%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.93%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.41%) JIRA
4 4 (1.95%) RStudio
5 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.98%) ERwin
6 2 (0.98%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.98%) NUnit
6 2 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.98%) Subversion
7 1 (0.49%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 45 (21.95%) Finance
2 10 (4.88%) Marketing
3 7 (3.41%) Games
4 6 (2.93%) Automotive
5 5 (2.44%) Banking
5 5 (2.44%) Legal
6 4 (1.95%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.46%) Law
7 3 (1.46%) Retail
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 2 (0.98%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (24.39%) Analyst
2 49 (23.90%) Developer
3 35 (17.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (10.73%) Data Analyst
5 17 (8.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 15 (7.32%) Data Engineer
7 13 (6.34%) Consultant
8 12 (5.85%) Architect
8 12 (5.85%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 11 (5.37%) Business Manager
9 11 (5.37%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.39%) DBA
11 8 (3.90%) Business Developer
11 8 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 8 (3.90%) Power BI Analyst
12 7 (3.41%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.41%) Business Data Analyst
12 7 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (2.93%) Business Intelligence Specialist
13 6 (2.93%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.34%) .NET
2 10 (4.88%) HTML
3 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.90%) CSS
5 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (2.93%) Web Services
7 5 (2.44%) HTML5
7 5 (2.44%) MDX
8 4 (1.95%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (1.95%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.46%) .NET Core
9 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.46%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (0.98%) EDI
11 1 (0.49%) COM
11 1 (0.49%) JMS
11 1 (0.49%) SOAP
11 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.95%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.98%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.85%) Windows
2 4 (1.95%) Linux
2 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (1.46%) Unix
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.49%) MVS
5 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (87.32%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (24.39%) Data Modelling
4 46 (22.44%) ETL
5 43 (20.98%) Analytics
6 42 (20.49%) DevOps
7 38 (18.54%) Visualisation
8 31 (15.12%) Data Analysis
9 28 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (13.17%) Project Management
11 22 (10.73%) Data Visualisation
12 21 (10.24%) Dashboard Development
13 19 (9.27%) Data Analytics
14 13 (6.34%) CRM
14 13 (6.34%) Data Science
14 13 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (5.85%) Process Improvement
16 11 (5.37%) Data Transformation
16 11 (5.37%) High Availability
16 11 (5.37%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 107 (52.20%) SQL
2 28 (13.66%) T-SQL
3 25 (12.20%) Python
4 19 (9.27%) R
5 17 (8.29%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (4.39%) Java
8 8 (3.90%) C#
9 6 (2.93%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.93%) VB
10 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.95%) VBA
11 3 (1.46%) ABAP
11 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.98%) HiveQL
12 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.49%) Perl
13 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (9.27%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.93%) CISSP
4 5 (2.44%) CEH
4 5 (2.44%) CISM
4 5 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.44%) GIAC
4 5 (2.44%) OSCP
4 5 (2.44%) SANS
5 3 (1.46%) AAT
5 3 (1.46%) ACCA
5 3 (1.46%) CIMA
5 3 (1.46%) MCSA
5 3 (1.46%) MCSE
5 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
6 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) CISA
7 1 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) QA
2 9 (4.39%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.93%) GDPR
3 6 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.93%) Solvency II
4 5 (2.44%) ISO 14001
4 5 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.46%) PMO
5 3 (1.46%) SLA
6 2 (0.98%) IFRS
6 2 (0.98%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.49%) NCSC
7 1 (0.49%) NIST
7 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) Ansible
1 5 (2.44%) Terraform
2 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.98%) Puppet
2 2 (0.98%) Salt
3 1 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 88 (42.93%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.54%) Tableau
3 10 (4.88%) SAP
4 9 (4.39%) Oracle
5 8 (3.90%) Databricks
5 8 (3.90%) Google
6 4 (1.95%) Alteryx
6 4 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.95%) RedGate
7 3 (1.46%) Adobe
7 3 (1.46%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.46%) Cognos
7 3 (1.46%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.46%) Huawei
7 3 (1.46%) IBM
7 3 (1.46%) Nokia
8 2 (0.98%) Birst
8 2 (0.98%) Infor
8 2 (0.98%) Informatica
8 2 (0.98%) Talend