Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 135 206
Rank change year-on-year +45 +71 +104
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,673 3,240 2,643
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.35% 2.59% 1.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.08% 7.87% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,690 2,888 2,249
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20,704 41,149 38,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.40% 32.92% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17,732 33,875 31,266
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +8.91%

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 29 November 2020.

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 29 November 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
London +21 748 £62,500 +4.17% 142
North of England +35 287 £45,000 +5.88% 81
South East +53 247 £52,500 +16.67% 80
Midlands +26 192 £46,250 +2.78% 88
North West +25 169 £46,957 +17.39% 54
West Midlands +9 133 £48,750 +10.80% 73
South West +51 119 £44,000 -2.22% 41
Yorkshire +38 89 £45,000 - 17
East Midlands +60 61 £42,500 -5.56% 15
East of England +37 50 £50,000 +11.11% 27
North East +20 29 £41,000 +2.50% 10
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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 1,415 (84.58%) Power BI
2 1,247 (74.54%) Business Intelligence
3 1,047 (62.58%) SQL
4 753 (45.01%) Azure
5 740 (44.23%) Microsoft
6 539 (32.22%) SQL Server
7 511 (30.54%) Analytics
8 489 (29.23%) Data Warehouse
9 467 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 467 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 436 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
11 426 (25.46%) ETL
12 415 (24.81%) Visualisation
13 405 (24.21%) Python
14 380 (22.71%) Tableau
15 369 (22.06%) Finance
16 315 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
17 285 (17.04%) Microsoft Excel
18 275 (16.44%) Data Visualisation
19 265 (15.84%) Data Modelling
20 262 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 245 (14.64%) PowerApps
22 231 (13.81%) AWS
23 229 (13.69%) T-SQL
24 213 (12.73%) SharePoint
25 205 (12.25%) Data Analytics
26 204 (12.19%) DevOps
26 204 (12.19%) Degree
27 203 (12.13%) Dynamics 365
28 198 (11.84%) JavaScript

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
1 213 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.60%) SAS
3 51 (3.05%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.26%) Apache Airflow
5 20 (1.20%) Apache
6 17 (1.02%) IIS
7 12 (0.72%) Confluence
8 11 (0.66%) Skype for Business
9 10 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.54%) CMS
11 8 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.48%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.42%) Drupal
13 6 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.30%) Luigi
14 5 (0.30%) nginx
14 5 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.24%) Apache Synapse
15 4 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
15 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 285 (17.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.24%) SPSS
6 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.060%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.060%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 141 (8.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.36%) Aareon QL
4 6 (0.36%) Primavera
5 5 (0.30%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.30%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.18%) FastStats
6 3 (0.18%) Maximo
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.060%) Line 500
8 1 (0.060%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 753 (45.01%) Azure
2 245 (14.64%) PowerApps
3 231 (13.81%) AWS
4 203 (12.13%) Dynamics 365
5 154 (9.21%) Office 365
6 129 (7.71%) Azure Data Factory
7 110 (6.58%) PaaS
8 101 (6.04%) SaaS
9 84 (5.02%) Power Automate
10 65 (3.89%) IaaS
11 64 (3.83%) Serverless
12 59 (3.53%) GCP
13 48 (2.87%) Azure Functions
14 44 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
14 44 (2.63%) Logic Apps
15 38 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
16 37 (2.21%) Google Analytics
17 35 (2.09%) OneDrive
18 21 (1.26%) Amazon S3
19 16 (0.96%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.33%) DNS
2 35 (2.09%) Internet
3 14 (0.84%) Firewall
3 14 (0.84%) Intranet
3 14 (0.84%) Skype
4 12 (0.72%) VPN
5 7 (0.42%) Unified Communications
5 7 (0.42%) Wireless
6 6 (0.36%) Broadband
6 6 (0.36%) DHCP
7 5 (0.30%) DMARC
7 5 (0.30%) LAN
7 5 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.18%) VLAN
8 3 (0.18%) WAN
9 2 (0.12%) IPv4
9 2 (0.12%) SAN
9 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.060%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,415 (84.58%) Power BI
2 539 (32.22%) SQL Server
3 489 (29.23%) Data Warehouse
4 467 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 467 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 380 (22.71%) Tableau
6 262 (15.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 191 (11.42%) Data Lake
8 153 (9.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 120 (7.17%) Big Data
10 110 (6.58%) BusinessObjects
11 91 (5.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 90 (5.38%) QlikView
13 77 (4.60%) Relational Database
14 74 (4.42%) Hadoop
15 73 (4.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 64 (3.83%) Looker
17 53 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
18 52 (3.11%) OLAP
19 49 (2.93%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 86 (5.14%) Visual Studio
2 48 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 43 (2.57%) JIRA
4 24 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (0.60%) Bitbucket
8 7 (0.42%) Selenium
8 7 (0.42%) Subversion
9 6 (0.36%) GitLab
9 6 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.24%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.24%) Toad
11 2 (0.12%) CA Release Automation
11 2 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.060%) Gatling
12 1 (0.060%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 369 (22.06%) Finance
2 93 (5.56%) Banking
3 67 (4.00%) Marketing
4 66 (3.95%) Public Sector
5 48 (2.87%) Manufacturing
6 39 (2.33%) Law
7 37 (2.21%) Private Banking
8 36 (2.15%) Retail
9 29 (1.73%) Legal
9 29 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.14%) Back Office
11 17 (1.02%) Games
12 14 (0.84%) Electronics
13 11 (0.66%) Front Office
13 11 (0.66%) Local Government
13 11 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.54%) Advertising
15 8 (0.48%) Housing Association
16 6 (0.36%) Publishing
17 5 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 508 (30.36%) Developer
2 386 (23.07%) Analyst
3 244 (14.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 198 (11.84%) Data Engineer
5 164 (9.80%) Data Analyst
6 128 (7.65%) Consultant
7 105 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 102 (6.10%) Power BI Developer
9 91 (5.44%) Architect
10 82 (4.90%) SQL Developer
11 78 (4.66%) Senior Developer
12 58 (3.47%) Power BI Analyst
13 57 (3.41%) Azure Engineer
14 55 (3.29%) Lead Developer
15 53 (3.17%) SQL Analyst
16 52 (3.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 51 (3.05%) SQL BI Developer
18 49 (2.93%) Data Manager
19 44 (2.63%) Azure Developer
20 42 (2.51%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (11.72%) .NET
2 113 (6.75%) CSS
3 89 (5.32%) HTML
3 89 (5.32%) XML
4 71 (4.24%) ASP.NET
5 44 (2.63%) WCF
5 44 (2.63%) XSD
6 43 (2.57%) REST
7 42 (2.51%) Web Services
8 38 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 38 (2.27%) jQuery
9 32 (1.91%) MDX
10 29 (1.73%) AngularJS
10 29 (1.73%) JSON
11 26 (1.55%) PySpark
12 25 (1.49%) Natural Language Processing
12 25 (1.49%) SOAP
13 23 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (1.26%) .NET Core
15 19 (1.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 315 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 51 (3.05%) User Experience
4 48 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (2.75%) Data Structures
6 43 (2.57%) Cloud Native
7 40 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
8 34 (2.03%) Mobile App
9 27 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 23 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
11 18 (1.08%) NHS
12 17 (1.02%) Reinsurance
13 13 (0.78%) Clustering
13 13 (0.78%) Reference Data
14 12 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
14 12 (0.72%) Online Banking
14 12 (0.72%) Replication
15 11 (0.66%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (3.77%) Windows
2 47 (2.81%) Unix
3 29 (1.73%) Windows Server
4 18 (1.08%) Linux
5 8 (0.48%) Windows 10
5 8 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.42%) Android
7 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.18%) VMS
11 1 (0.060%) CentOS
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,247 (74.54%) Business Intelligence
2 511 (30.54%) Analytics
3 436 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 426 (25.46%) ETL
5 415 (24.81%) Visualisation
6 275 (16.44%) Data Visualisation
7 265 (15.84%) Data Modelling
8 205 (12.25%) Data Analytics
9 204 (12.19%) DevOps
10 187 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
11 180 (10.76%) CRM
12 164 (9.80%) Scrum
13 151 (9.03%) Migration
14 145 (8.67%) Data Science
15 144 (8.61%) Data Analysis
16 134 (8.01%) Decision-Making
17 113 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 105 (6.28%) Mentoring
19 102 (6.10%) Data Engineering
20 100 (5.98%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 1,047 (62.58%) SQL
2 405 (24.21%) Python
3 229 (13.69%) T-SQL
4 198 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 176 (10.52%) C#
6 127 (7.59%) R
7 114 (6.81%) PowerShell
8 86 (5.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 77 (4.60%) Java
10 44 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 42 (2.51%) VBA
12 41 (2.45%) Shell Script
13 38 (2.27%) HiveQL
14 22 (1.32%) Scala
15 19 (1.14%) C
16 17 (1.02%) VB
17 9 (0.54%) C++
17 9 (0.54%) MATLAB
17 9 (0.54%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.48%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 204 (12.19%) Degree
2 47 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 34 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 32 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.54%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.36%) MCSE
10 5 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.30%) MCSA
11 4 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.18%) ACCA
12 3 (0.18%) CISA
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
12 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.12%) CIMA
13 2 (0.12%) CISSP
13 2 (0.12%) ISEB
13 2 (0.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 32 (1.91%) GDPR
3 26 (1.55%) QA
4 20 (1.20%) SLA
5 11 (0.66%) PMO
6 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.42%) NIST
6 7 (0.42%) NIST 800
7 5 (0.30%) IFRS
8 3 (0.18%) P3O
9 1 (0.060%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 59 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 43 (2.57%) HDFS
3 26 (1.55%) Docker
4 14 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.18%) vSphere
8 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.060%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.060%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.060%) XenApp
9 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (2.03%) Terraform
2 24 (1.43%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (0.42%) SCCM
5 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.18%) Kibana
7 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.12%) Ansible
8 2 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.12%) Foglight
8 2 (0.12%) Puppet
8 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.060%) Control-M
9 1 (0.060%) Oozie
9 1 (0.060%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.060%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 740 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 104 (6.22%) Databricks
3 86 (5.14%) Google
4 81 (4.84%) Oracle
5 71 (4.24%) SAP
6 53 (3.17%) Informatica
7 52 (3.11%) Talend
8 49 (2.93%) Cloudera
8 49 (2.93%) Cognos
9 39 (2.33%) Alteryx
10 36 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.90%) Teradata
11 15 (0.90%) VMware
12 13 (0.78%) Sage
13 11 (0.66%) ServiceNow
14 9 (0.54%) IBM
15 8 (0.48%) Cisco
15 8 (0.48%) Nintex
15 8 (0.48%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.42%) MicroStrategy