Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 171 215
Rank change year-on-year +79 +44 +118
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 228 147 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.04% 1.67% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.29% 6.54% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 206 135 113
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% -17.10%
10th Percentile £24,063 £30,100 £30,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,950 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 1,855 2,248 3,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.77% 25.58% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,579 1,826 2,630
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +76 106 £45,000 - 30
Staffordshire +22 26 £33,750 -20.59% 3
Coventry +14 20 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Solihull +3 18 £59,000 +38.82% 2
Worcestershire -3 17 £37,050 +19.52% 5
Shropshire +13 13 £25,000 -59.68% 1
Herefordshire -4 10 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Warwickshire -24 7 £48,000 +1.05% 5
Walsall +7 3 £34,955 -36.45% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton +16 1 £70,000 +47.37% 1
Power BI
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 211 (92.54%) Business Intelligence
3 146 (64.04%) SQL
4 105 (46.05%) SQL Server
5 103 (45.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 95 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 73 (32.02%) Visualisation
8 71 (31.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 70 (30.70%) Analytics
10 69 (30.26%) Finance
10 69 (30.26%) Data Warehouse
11 66 (28.95%) Microsoft
12 58 (25.44%) ETL
12 58 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (25.00%) Azure
14 53 (23.25%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (22.81%) Tableau
16 50 (21.93%) Data Visualisation
17 41 (17.98%) QlikView
18 40 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
18 40 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
19 39 (17.11%) T-SQL
20 30 (13.16%) Office 365
21 29 (12.72%) Data Analysis
21 29 (12.72%) SharePoint
22 26 (11.40%) Data Modelling
23 25 (10.96%) Data Quality
23 25 (10.96%) Data Transformation
24 24 (10.53%) Data Analytics
25 23 (10.09%) SAP

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 29 (12.72%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.58%) SAS
3 4 (1.75%) IIS
4 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.32%) WordPress
5 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) OPENHousing
2 5 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.75%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.32%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (1.32%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 228 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 57 (25.00%) Azure
3 30 (13.16%) Office 365
4 13 (5.70%) AWS
5 9 (3.95%) PaaS
6 8 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.75%) GCP
9 3 (1.32%) Boomi
9 3 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.32%) IaaS
10 2 (0.88%) Azure Stack
10 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Flow
10 2 (0.88%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.88%) Yammer
11 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) DHCP
1 2 (0.88%) DKIM
1 2 (0.88%) DMARC
1 2 (0.88%) DNS
1 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (0.88%) IMAP
1 2 (0.88%) POP3
1 2 (0.88%) SAN
1 2 (0.88%) SMTP
2 1 (0.44%) Firewall
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (46.05%) SQL Server
2 103 (45.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (31.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 69 (30.26%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (17.98%) QlikView
7 22 (9.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 20 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (7.02%) Qlik Sense
9 16 (7.02%) Relational Database
10 15 (6.58%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.95%) SAS EBI
12 8 (3.51%) OLAP
13 7 (3.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.07%) Data Mining
13 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
14 6 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.63%) JIRA
2 6 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.19%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.75%) Artifactory
4 4 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.75%) Maven
5 2 (0.88%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (30.26%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Public Sector
3 15 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.14%) Marketing
5 13 (5.70%) Retail
6 12 (5.26%) Social Housing
7 11 (4.82%) Telecoms
8 10 (4.39%) General Ledger
9 9 (3.95%) Electronics
10 6 (2.63%) Local Government
11 4 (1.75%) Law
12 2 (0.88%) French Language
13 1 (0.44%) Automotive
13 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (33.77%) Analyst
2 58 (25.44%) Developer
3 40 (17.54%) Data Analyst
4 37 (16.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 32 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Consultant
7 16 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 13 (5.70%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 12 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
10 10 (4.39%) Business Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 9 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 9 (3.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 9 (3.95%) SQL BI Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (3.51%) Data Warehouse Consultant
12 8 (3.51%) DBA
13 7 (3.07%) Graduate
13 7 (3.07%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.46%) .NET
2 9 (3.95%) CSS
2 9 (3.95%) HTML
3 6 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.63%) Web Services
4 5 (2.19%) XML
5 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (1.75%) jQuery
5 4 (1.75%) MDX
5 4 (1.75%) XSL
6 3 (1.32%) EDI
7 2 (0.88%) HTML5
7 2 (0.88%) MAPI
7 2 (0.88%) REST
7 2 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.44%) LESS
8 1 (0.44%) OOCSS
8 1 (0.44%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.32%) Life Science
4 3 (1.32%) Robotics
4 3 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.88%) User Experience
6 1 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.44%) CCTV
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.95%) Windows
2 4 (1.75%) Unix
2 4 (1.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (92.54%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (32.02%) Visualisation
3 70 (30.70%) Analytics
4 58 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (25.44%) ETL
5 50 (21.93%) Data Visualisation
6 40 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (12.72%) Data Analysis
8 26 (11.40%) Data Modelling
9 25 (10.96%) Data Transformation
10 24 (10.53%) Data Analytics
11 21 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (8.33%) Project Management
13 18 (7.89%) Project Delivery
14 17 (7.46%) Data Management
15 16 (7.02%) DevOps
16 15 (6.58%) Data Science
16 15 (6.58%) Decision-Making
17 11 (4.82%) Kimball Methodology
17 11 (4.82%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 146 (64.04%) SQL
2 39 (17.11%) T-SQL
3 21 (9.21%) Python
4 14 (6.14%) C#
4 14 (6.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 14 (6.14%) R
5 9 (3.95%) VBA
6 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.19%) C
7 5 (2.19%) Java
7 5 (2.19%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.75%) PHP
8 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.44%) Ruby
10 1 (0.44%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (6.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.44%) AAT
4 1 (0.44%) ACCA
4 1 (0.44%) CIMA
4 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.96%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.75%) GDPR
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) PMO
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Docker
4 1 (0.44%) HDFS
4 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Ansible
1 4 (1.75%) Terraform
2 3 (1.32%) Kibana
3 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 52 (22.81%) Tableau
3 23 (10.09%) SAP
4 18 (7.89%) Oracle
5 7 (3.07%) Cognos
6 6 (2.63%) Capita
7 5 (2.19%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.19%) RedGate
8 3 (1.32%) Dell
8 3 (1.32%) Google
8 3 (1.32%) hybris
8 3 (1.32%) Informatica
8 3 (1.32%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.32%) RedPrairie
8 3 (1.32%) Teradata
9 2 (0.88%) Forcepoint
9 2 (0.88%) IBM
9 2 (0.88%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.88%) Progress
9 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com