Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Power Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Power Platform over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 45 99
Rank change year-on-year +6 +54 +47
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 90 127 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.49% 4.93% 2.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.35% 14.35% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 96 126 71
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,050 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.99% -5.16% -
10th Percentile £31,325 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £78,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Power Platform is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 729 885 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 52.56% 34.37% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 598 786 595
Median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +5.00% +4.71%
10th Percentile £34,578 £28,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Birmingham

Power Platform
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Power Platform in Birmingham

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing Power Platform 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 79 (87.78%) Power BI
2 71 (78.89%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (52.22%) SQL
4 36 (40.00%) Azure
5 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
6 27 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (26.67%) ETL
7 24 (26.67%) Finance
8 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
9 20 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (18.89%) Data Modelling
10 17 (18.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (17.78%) Analytics
11 16 (17.78%) Dynamics 365
12 15 (16.67%) Migration
12 15 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 13 (14.44%) C#
13 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
14 12 (13.33%) Power Automate
15 11 (12.22%) Requirements Gathering
15 11 (12.22%) PMO
15 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.22%) Python
15 11 (12.22%) CRM
15 11 (12.22%) Tableau
16 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
16 10 (11.11%) .NET
17 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 15 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.22%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.33%) Primavera
4 2 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (2.22%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.00%) Azure
2 16 (17.78%) Dynamics 365
3 12 (13.33%) Power Automate
4 9 (10.00%) PowerApps
5 7 (7.78%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (7.78%) Office 365
6 3 (3.33%) AWS
7 2 (2.22%) IaaS
7 2 (2.22%) Logic Apps
8 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.11%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.11%) Azure Stack
8 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.11%) PaaS
8 1 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) DKIM
1 1 (1.11%) DMARC
1 1 (1.11%) DNS
1 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (87.78%) Power BI
2 27 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (25.56%) SQL Server
4 20 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (18.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (12.22%) Tableau
8 6 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (5.56%) Data Lake
10 3 (3.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.33%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.22%) FileMaker
11 2 (2.22%) MySQL
11 2 (2.22%) OLAP
11 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2019
12 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) JIRA
1 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) git-flow
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 8 (8.89%) Law
4 4 (4.44%) Games
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.89%) Developer
2 17 (18.89%) Analyst
2 17 (18.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Data Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) Systems Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Power BI Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Power BI Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) CSS
2 4 (4.44%) RESTful
3 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.22%) HTML
3 2 (2.22%) WinForms
4 1 (1.11%) jQuery
4 1 (1.11%) JSON
4 1 (1.11%) React
4 1 (1.11%) REST
4 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.22%) PlayStation
2 2 (2.22%) PMI
2 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.22%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.11%) NHS
3 1 (1.11%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
1 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (78.89%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (26.67%) ETL
3 17 (18.89%) Data Modelling
4 16 (17.78%) Analytics
5 15 (16.67%) Migration
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.22%) CRM
6 11 (12.22%) Requirements Gathering
7 9 (10.00%) Change Control
7 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 9 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (8.89%) Change Management
8 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.78%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (7.78%) DevOps
9 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (4.44%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) C#
3 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.22%) Python
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.56%) R
7 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.22%) VB
10 1 (1.11%) C
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
1 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.22%) MBA
3 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.22%) PMP
3 2 (2.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) PMO
2 6 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.22%) GDPR
3 2 (2.22%) IFRS
4 1 (1.11%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Talend
3 3 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 3 (3.33%) Cognos
3 3 (3.33%) Databricks
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) Sage
4 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Informatica
5 1 (1.11%) Meraki