Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power BI
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 110 154
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 +25
Permanent jobs citing Power BI 931 319 137
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.14% 2.85% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.49% 9.75% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 753 286 126
10th Percentile £33,150 £30,000 £34,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £57,750
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.42% +25.54%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.50%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,101 3,272 2,039
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 27.32% 29.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,838 2,957 1,767
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Power BI
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Power BI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Power BI trend for jobs with a WFH option

Power BI
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Power BI.

Power BI salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Power BI
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Power BI over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Power BI salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Power BI job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Power BI.

1 931 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 809 (86.90%) Business Intelligence
3 570 (61.22%) SQL
4 424 (45.54%) Azure
5 419 (45.01%) Microsoft
6 374 (40.17%) Analytics
7 314 (33.73%) Data Warehouse
8 270 (29.00%) Data Modelling
9 266 (28.57%) Visualisation
10 264 (28.36%) SQL Server
11 254 (27.28%) Analytical Skills
12 248 (26.64%) Python
13 227 (24.38%) Microsoft Excel
14 215 (23.09%) Tableau
15 205 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
16 203 (21.80%) Social Skills
17 202 (21.70%) ETL
18 190 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
19 173 (18.58%) Data Visualisation
19 173 (18.58%) Data Analysis
20 166 (17.83%) DevOps
21 163 (17.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 151 (16.22%) C#
23 141 (15.15%) Finance
24 140 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 109 (11.71%) R
26 105 (11.28%) Data Management
27 101 (10.85%) Data Analytics
27 101 (10.85%) Business Analytics
28 99 (10.63%) PowerApps

Power BI
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 80 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.72%) SAS
3 13 (1.40%) Apache Airflow
4 12 (1.29%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.29%) CMS
5 9 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.54%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.54%) WordPress
7 4 (0.43%) Apache
7 4 (0.43%) IIS
8 3 (0.32%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.11%) Jadu
Applications
1 227 (24.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.64%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.43%) SPSS
7 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (2.04%) NetSuite
4 10 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.54%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.21%) Findur
8 2 (0.21%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.21%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.21%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.21%) SAP MDG
8 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 931 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 424 (45.54%) Azure
3 99 (10.63%) PowerApps
4 98 (10.53%) Azure Data Factory
5 90 (9.67%) AWS
6 84 (9.02%) Microsoft 365
7 73 (7.84%) Dynamics 365
8 72 (7.73%) Power Automate
9 49 (5.26%) PaaS
10 41 (4.40%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 38 (4.08%) Google Analytics
12 36 (3.87%) Azure Logic Apps
13 35 (3.76%) GCP
14 31 (3.33%) Snowflake
15 30 (3.22%) GitHub
16 29 (3.11%) Serverless
17 24 (2.58%) SaaS
18 23 (2.47%) IaaS
19 22 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
20 14 (1.50%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.61%) Intranet
2 7 (0.75%) HTTP
3 4 (0.43%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.43%) SSL
4 2 (0.21%) Network Security
4 2 (0.21%) Skype
5 1 (0.11%) Firewall
5 1 (0.11%) Internet
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) SSH
5 1 (0.11%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (33.73%) Data Warehouse
2 264 (28.36%) SQL Server
3 215 (23.09%) Tableau
4 163 (17.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 140 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 94 (10.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 84 (9.02%) Data Lake
8 72 (7.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 66 (7.09%) Big Data
9 66 (7.09%) MySQL
9 66 (7.09%) Relational Database
10 59 (6.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 51 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
12 47 (5.05%) OLAP
13 46 (4.94%) SQL Server 2016
14 41 (4.40%) QlikView
15 40 (4.30%) Power Query
16 39 (4.19%) NoSQL
17 32 (3.44%) Looker
18 31 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 69 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 59 (6.34%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 21 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (1.61%) JIRA
7 12 (1.29%) MorphX
8 6 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.54%) Postman
10 4 (0.43%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.32%) AppVeyor
11 3 (0.32%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.32%) Selenium
12 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.21%) ERwin
12 2 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.11%) JMeter
General
1 254 (27.28%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (21.80%) Social Skills
3 141 (15.15%) Finance
4 87 (9.34%) Publishing
5 71 (7.63%) Marketing
6 55 (5.91%) Retail
7 37 (3.97%) Law
8 36 (3.87%) Public Sector
9 30 (3.22%) Presentation Skills
10 24 (2.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 23 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (2.26%) Manufacturing
13 18 (1.93%) Legal
14 16 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
15 13 (1.40%) Automotive
16 9 (0.97%) Advertising
17 8 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
18 6 (0.64%) Banking
18 6 (0.64%) Billing
18 6 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 295 (31.69%) Developer
2 227 (24.38%) Analyst
3 123 (13.21%) Data Engineer
4 118 (12.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 105 (11.28%) Data Analyst
6 80 (8.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 69 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 61 (6.55%) Administrator
9 52 (5.59%) Data Administrator
10 49 (5.26%) Consultant
11 46 (4.94%) Power BI Analyst
12 42 (4.51%) Azure Engineer
13 39 (4.19%) E-Commerce Administrator
13 39 (4.19%) Power BI Developer
14 38 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 38 (4.08%) SQL Developer
15 33 (3.54%) Azure Developer
15 33 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (2.90%) Software Developer
17 25 (2.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (9.02%) .NET
2 55 (5.91%) JSON
3 35 (3.76%) Web Services
4 30 (3.22%) XML
5 29 (3.11%) MDX
6 28 (3.01%) REST
7 21 (2.26%) ASP.NET
7 21 (2.26%) HTML
8 17 (1.83%) CSS
9 16 (1.72%) PySpark
10 14 (1.50%) Node.js
11 13 (1.40%) Microsoft Graph
12 11 (1.18%) .NET Core
12 11 (1.18%) TensorFlow
13 10 (1.07%) JSON Schema
14 9 (0.97%) DOM
14 9 (0.97%) Keras
15 8 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (0.86%) PyTorch
16 7 (0.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.77%) Driving Licence
2 43 (4.62%) User Experience
3 39 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.76%) Data Protection Act
5 33 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.44%) Data Structures
7 24 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.36%) Algorithms
9 21 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (2.04%) Analytical Mindset
11 17 (1.83%) Virtual Team
12 16 (1.72%) Cloud Native
12 16 (1.72%) FMCG
12 16 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
13 13 (1.40%) Biotechnology
14 11 (1.18%) Life Science
15 10 (1.07%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.97%) NHS
17 7 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.26%) Windows
2 15 (1.61%) Linux
3 11 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.07%) Android
5 8 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Unix
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 809 (86.90%) Business Intelligence
2 374 (40.17%) Analytics
3 270 (29.00%) Data Modelling
4 266 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 205 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (21.70%) ETL
7 190 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
8 173 (18.58%) Data Analysis
8 173 (18.58%) Data Visualisation
9 166 (17.83%) DevOps
10 105 (11.28%) Data Management
11 101 (10.85%) Business Analytics
11 101 (10.85%) Data Analytics
12 89 (9.56%) Data Science
13 88 (9.45%) Decision-Making
14 79 (8.49%) CRM
15 76 (8.16%) Data Engineering
16 72 (7.73%) Machine Learning
17 67 (7.20%) Data Architecture
17 67 (7.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 570 (61.22%) SQL
2 248 (26.64%) Python
3 151 (16.22%) C#
4 109 (11.71%) R
5 77 (8.27%) T-SQL
6 65 (6.98%) PowerShell
7 56 (6.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 53 (5.69%) VB
9 40 (4.30%) JavaScript
10 24 (2.58%) Java
11 20 (2.15%) Scala
12 16 (1.72%) VBA
13 14 (1.50%) X++
14 12 (1.29%) PHP
14 12 (1.29%) Ruby
15 11 (1.18%) C
15 11 (1.18%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.07%) ActionScript
16 10 (1.07%) ActionScript 2.0
17 9 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (9.77%) Degree
2 33 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.97%) Analytics IQ
8 8 (0.86%) MCSE
9 6 (0.64%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.54%) PMP
11 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.43%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.21%) CISA
12 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.21%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.11%) MBCS
13 1 (0.11%) OSCP
13 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.52%) Data Quality
2 55 (5.91%) QA
3 52 (5.59%) GDPR
4 14 (1.50%) PMO
5 8 (0.86%) SLA
6 6 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.32%) GRC
8 2 (0.21%) COREP
9 1 (0.11%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.11%) NIST
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (3.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.83%) Docker
3 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 25 (2.69%) Terraform
2 18 (1.93%) Kubernetes
3 13 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (1.29%) Ansible
4 12 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.29%) Puppet
5 9 (0.97%) Matomo
5 9 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.75%) Grafana
6 7 (0.75%) SCCM
7 2 (0.21%) Oozie
8 1 (0.11%) Control-M
8 1 (0.11%) Istio
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 419 (45.01%) Microsoft
2 76 (8.16%) Oracle
3 63 (6.77%) Databricks
4 59 (6.34%) Google
5 39 (4.19%) SAP
6 37 (3.97%) Informatica
7 29 (3.11%) Cognos
8 19 (2.04%) JD Edwards
8 19 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.72%) Infor
10 14 (1.50%) IFS
11 13 (1.40%) Adobe
12 11 (1.18%) Alteryx
12 11 (1.18%) Birst
13 10 (1.07%) Civica
14 9 (0.97%) Snowplow
14 9 (0.97%) VMware
15 7 (0.75%) Anaplan
15 7 (0.75%) Citrix
15 7 (0.75%) Okta