Period
to 14 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 114 163
Rank change year-on-year +38 +49 +76
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 3,159 2,509 2,920
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.93% 2.80% 2.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.38% 7.92% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,656 2,111 2,468
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,000 £40,688 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33,694 31,673 38,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.93% 35.30% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27,098 26,246 31,272
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in England over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the England region over the 6 months to 14 May 2021. 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
London +44 1,413 £62,086 -0.66% 219
North of England +32 516 £42,500 -4.49% 117
Midlands +27 407 £47,500 +5.56% 78
South East +18 392 £50,000 - 82
West Midlands +28 329 £47,500 - 55
North West +37 271 £45,000 +1.12% 67
Yorkshire +36 211 £41,000 -15.46% 37
South West -17 182 £41,000 -8.89% 37
East of England +63 150 £45,000 -10.00% 51
East Midlands +3 77 £46,000 +15.00% 23
North East -11 34 £37,500 +3.09% 13
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 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 England region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 2,607 (82.53%) Power BI
2 2,270 (71.86%) Business Intelligence
3 1,878 (59.45%) SQL
4 1,425 (45.11%) Azure
5 1,423 (45.05%) Microsoft
6 976 (30.90%) Data Warehouse
7 973 (30.80%) SQL Server
8 970 (30.71%) Analytics
9 779 (24.66%) ETL
10 776 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
10 776 (24.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 775 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 750 (23.74%) Visualisation
13 734 (23.24%) Finance
14 697 (22.06%) Social Skills
15 614 (19.44%) Tableau
16 592 (18.74%) PowerApps
17 583 (18.46%) Python
18 518 (16.40%) Data Modelling
19 515 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
20 502 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
21 490 (15.51%) Dynamics 365
22 475 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 454 (14.37%) SharePoint
24 432 (13.68%) T-SQL
25 428 (13.55%) Data Visualisation
26 420 (13.30%) Microsoft 365
27 386 (12.22%) DevOps
28 380 (12.03%) .NET
29 376 (11.90%) CRM

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 454 (14.37%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.80%) Apache Spark
3 40 (1.27%) SAS
4 28 (0.89%) IIS
5 25 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
6 23 (0.73%) Apache
7 18 (0.57%) Confluence
8 15 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.32%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.28%) CMS
11 8 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.22%) Drupal
12 7 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.19%) Apache Synapse
14 5 (0.16%) nginx
14 5 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.13%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 502 (15.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
3 50 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
4 41 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.063%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.063%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.032%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 241 (7.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (2.28%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (1.11%) NetSuite
4 23 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.35%) Shopify
6 9 (0.28%) FastStats
7 6 (0.19%) Magento
8 5 (0.16%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.16%) Sentinel
8 5 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 4 (0.13%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.13%) HFM
9 4 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.13%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.095%) Maximo
10 3 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.095%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,425 (45.11%) Azure
2 592 (18.74%) PowerApps
3 490 (15.51%) Dynamics 365
4 420 (13.30%) Microsoft 365
5 328 (10.38%) Power Automate
6 322 (10.19%) AWS
7 297 (9.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 161 (5.10%) Azure Logic Apps
9 145 (4.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 135 (4.27%) PaaS
11 125 (3.96%) SaaS
12 104 (3.29%) GCP
13 94 (2.98%) Azure Active Directory
14 87 (2.75%) Serverless
15 83 (2.63%) IaaS
16 71 (2.25%) Azure Functions
17 64 (2.03%) OneDrive
18 52 (1.65%) Azure Stack
19 40 (1.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 38 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.66%) VPN
2 20 (0.63%) Firewall
3 19 (0.60%) DNS
4 16 (0.51%) Intranet
5 14 (0.44%) Internet
6 12 (0.38%) Extranet
6 12 (0.38%) FTP
7 8 (0.25%) DHCP
7 8 (0.25%) Skype
8 7 (0.22%) IPsec
8 7 (0.22%) LAN
8 7 (0.22%) SAN
8 7 (0.22%) WAN
9 5 (0.16%) NAS
10 4 (0.13%) BGP
10 4 (0.13%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.095%) Broadband
11 3 (0.095%) HTTP
11 3 (0.095%) PBX
11 3 (0.095%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,607 (82.53%) Power BI
2 976 (30.90%) Data Warehouse
3 973 (30.80%) SQL Server
4 776 (24.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 775 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 614 (19.44%) Tableau
7 475 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 275 (8.71%) Data Lake
9 212 (6.71%) Azure SQL Database
10 182 (5.76%) Relational Database
11 163 (5.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 154 (4.87%) Big Data
13 148 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 143 (4.53%) QlikView
15 121 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
16 98 (3.10%) Data Mining
17 93 (2.94%) Snowflake Schema
18 76 (2.41%) MySQL
19 75 (2.37%) Hadoop
20 69 (2.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 120 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 98 (3.10%) Git (software)
3 54 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (1.49%) JIRA
5 31 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 15 (0.47%) Postman
7 13 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.28%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.22%) ERwin
9 7 (0.22%) NUnit
10 6 (0.19%) MSTest
10 6 (0.19%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.16%) Cypress.io
11 5 (0.16%) GitLab
11 5 (0.16%) Selenium
12 4 (0.13%) Babel
12 4 (0.13%) ER Studio
12 4 (0.13%) Visual Studio Code
12 4 (0.13%) webpack
General
1 734 (23.24%) Finance
2 697 (22.06%) Social Skills
3 515 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
4 208 (6.58%) Marketing
5 111 (3.51%) Retail
6 102 (3.23%) Banking
7 93 (2.94%) Law
8 91 (2.88%) Presentation Skills
9 84 (2.66%) Public Sector
10 73 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
11 66 (2.09%) Legal
12 58 (1.84%) Manufacturing
13 50 (1.58%) Advertising
14 43 (1.36%) Private Banking
15 30 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
16 29 (0.92%) Front Office
16 29 (0.92%) Publishing
17 25 (0.79%) Games
18 22 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
19 18 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 926 (29.31%) Developer
2 788 (24.94%) Analyst
3 418 (13.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 354 (11.21%) Data Analyst
5 293 (9.28%) Data Engineer
6 255 (8.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 241 (7.63%) Consultant
8 212 (6.71%) Architect
9 180 (5.70%) Power BI Developer
10 139 (4.40%) Power BI Analyst
11 135 (4.27%) SQL Developer
12 110 (3.48%) Azure Engineer
13 104 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
14 100 (3.17%) Senior Developer
15 96 (3.04%) Data Architect
16 87 (2.75%) Business Developer
17 82 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
18 76 (2.41%) Data Manager
19 70 (2.22%) Analyst Developer
20 67 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (12.03%) .NET
2 198 (6.27%) CSS
3 195 (6.17%) HTML
4 147 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 127 (4.02%) XML
6 108 (3.42%) REST
7 101 (3.20%) Web Services
8 94 (2.98%) .NET Framework
9 90 (2.85%) jQuery
10 64 (2.03%) AngularJS
11 62 (1.96%) JSON
12 58 (1.84%) .NET Core
13 56 (1.77%) React
14 45 (1.42%) MDX
14 45 (1.42%) RESTful
15 38 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (1.20%) XSD
16 36 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (1.08%) WCF
18 32 (1.01%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 144 (4.56%) Management Information System
2 126 (3.99%) Data Structures
3 78 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 64 (2.03%) User Experience
5 59 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
6 55 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
7 43 (1.36%) Cloud Native
8 34 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 31 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 30 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
11 27 (0.85%) Renewable Energy
12 26 (0.82%) Housing Association
13 23 (0.73%) Data Centre
13 23 (0.73%) NHS
14 21 (0.66%) Reference Data
15 20 (0.63%) Algorithms
16 18 (0.57%) Derivative
17 17 (0.54%) Clustering
18 16 (0.51%) Life Science
18 16 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 141 (4.46%) Windows
2 68 (2.15%) Windows Server
3 53 (1.68%) Linux
4 27 (0.85%) Unix
5 26 (0.82%) Android
5 26 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
8 13 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.22%) Debian
10 7 (0.22%) SUSE
10 7 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.16%) zOS
12 3 (0.095%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.063%) AIX
13 2 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.063%) VMS
13 2 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,270 (71.86%) Business Intelligence
2 970 (30.71%) Analytics
3 779 (24.66%) ETL
4 776 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
5 750 (23.74%) Visualisation
6 518 (16.40%) Data Modelling
7 428 (13.55%) Data Visualisation
8 386 (12.22%) DevOps
9 376 (11.90%) CRM
10 360 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
11 334 (10.57%) Migration
12 323 (10.22%) Data Analysis
13 293 (9.28%) Data Analytics
14 280 (8.86%) Data Management
15 247 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 246 (7.79%) Decision-Making
17 219 (6.93%) Data Science
18 206 (6.52%) Project Management
19 204 (6.46%) Scrum
20 201 (6.36%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1,878 (59.45%) SQL
2 583 (18.46%) Python
3 432 (13.68%) T-SQL
4 357 (11.30%) C#
5 308 (9.75%) JavaScript
6 202 (6.39%) R
7 184 (5.82%) PowerShell
8 171 (5.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 93 (2.94%) Java
10 70 (2.22%) VBA
11 60 (1.90%) C
12 52 (1.65%) Scala
13 40 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 38 (1.20%) TypeScript
15 30 (0.95%) Shell Script
16 27 (0.85%) VB
17 23 (0.73%) PHP
18 17 (0.54%) C++
18 17 (0.54%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.51%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 326 (10.32%) Degree
2 104 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 76 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 63 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.22%) MCSE
10 6 (0.19%) ACCA
10 6 (0.19%) CIMA
10 6 (0.19%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.19%) MCSA
11 5 (0.16%) CISSP
11 5 (0.16%) ISEB
11 5 (0.16%) MCP
11 5 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (7.66%) Data Quality
2 107 (3.39%) QA
3 75 (2.37%) GDPR
4 21 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.66%) SLA
5 13 (0.41%) PMO
6 8 (0.25%) NIST
7 7 (0.22%) GRC
8 5 (0.16%) SOC 2
9 3 (0.095%) COBIT
10 1 (0.032%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.032%) HL7
10 1 (0.032%) Solvency II
System Software
1 129 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 26 (0.82%) Docker
3 21 (0.66%) HDFS
4 16 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.41%) vSphere
7 12 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.16%) Firmware
11 2 (0.063%) XenApp
12 1 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.032%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (1.84%) Microsoft Intune
2 29 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 24 (0.76%) SCCM
4 15 (0.47%) Puppet
5 14 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
6 10 (0.32%) Terraform
7 8 (0.25%) Kibana
8 7 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.16%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.095%) Ansible
11 3 (0.095%) Control-M
12 2 (0.063%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.063%) Oozie
12 2 (0.063%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.063%) WSUS
13 1 (0.032%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1,423 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 217 (6.87%) Databricks
3 141 (4.46%) Google
4 130 (4.12%) Oracle
5 124 (3.93%) SAP
6 119 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 88 (2.79%) Alteryx
8 76 (2.41%) Informatica
9 71 (2.25%) Cognos
10 56 (1.77%) Talend
11 48 (1.52%) ServiceNow
12 37 (1.17%) VMware
13 36 (1.14%) JD Edwards
14 29 (0.92%) Teradata
15 26 (0.82%) Adobe
15 26 (0.82%) Cloudera
16 21 (0.66%) Dell
16 21 (0.66%) IBM
17 18 (0.57%) Citrix
17 18 (0.57%) MuleSoft