Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 128 178
Rank change year-on-year +46 +50 +87
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 2,424 2,970 2,729
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.64% 2.60% 1.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.90% 7.60% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,437 2,611 2,328
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year - +0.50% -0.50%

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 27,226 39,075 37,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 34.26% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23,043 32,444 30,849
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 £30,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +49 1,122 £62,500 - 198
North of England +24 400 £45,000 - 115
South East +34 352 £50,000 - 92
Midlands +33 276 £45,000 - 108
North West +5 228 £45,000 +3.45% 73
West Midlands +21 195 £47,500 +5.56% 83
Yorkshire +69 150 £43,750 -7.89% 30
South West -5 125 £41,000 -8.89% 40
East of England +59 91 £45,000 -4.76% 60
East Midlands +63 82 £43,750 +2.94% 25
North East -12 22 £37,875 -7.06% 12
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 2,011 (82.96%) Power BI
2 1,757 (72.48%) Business Intelligence
3 1,482 (61.14%) SQL
4 1,110 (45.79%) Azure
5 1,099 (45.34%) Microsoft
6 773 (31.89%) SQL Server
7 744 (30.69%) Data Warehouse
8 730 (30.12%) Analytics
9 671 (27.68%) ETL
10 667 (27.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 655 (27.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 622 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
13 593 (24.46%) Visualisation
14 568 (23.43%) Finance
15 531 (21.91%) Python
16 471 (19.43%) Tableau
17 422 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
18 417 (17.20%) Microsoft Excel
19 387 (15.97%) Data Modelling
20 385 (15.88%) PowerApps
21 373 (15.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 362 (14.93%) SharePoint
23 356 (14.69%) Data Visualisation
24 330 (13.61%) Dynamics 365
25 322 (13.28%) T-SQL
26 318 (13.12%) DevOps
27 309 (12.75%) .NET
27 309 (12.75%) AWS
28 303 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
29 271 (11.18%) C#

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
1 362 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 67 (2.76%) SAS
3 52 (2.15%) Apache Spark
4 30 (1.24%) IIS
5 25 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
6 18 (0.74%) Confluence
7 16 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.58%) Apache
9 12 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.50%) CMS
9 12 (0.50%) Drupal
10 9 (0.37%) nginx
10 9 (0.37%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.29%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.29%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.17%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.17%) Luigi
13 4 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 417 (17.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 100 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.041%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.041%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.041%) Simulink
8 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 179 (7.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.78%) NetSuite
4 15 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.21%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.17%) Elite 3E
6 4 (0.17%) FastStats
6 4 (0.17%) Maximo
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.12%) Primavera
7 3 (0.12%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.083%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.083%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.083%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.083%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.083%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.083%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.083%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 1,110 (45.79%) Azure
2 385 (15.88%) PowerApps
3 330 (13.61%) Dynamics 365
4 309 (12.75%) AWS
5 303 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
6 200 (8.25%) Azure Data Factory
7 195 (8.04%) Power Automate
8 138 (5.69%) PaaS
9 102 (4.21%) SaaS
10 82 (3.38%) GCP
11 80 (3.30%) IaaS
12 79 (3.26%) Logic Apps
13 71 (2.93%) Azure Active Directory
14 64 (2.64%) OneDrive
15 63 (2.60%) Serverless
16 48 (1.98%) Azure Functions
17 40 (1.65%) Google Analytics
18 31 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
19 26 (1.07%) Yammer
20 23 (0.95%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.61%) DNS
2 29 (1.20%) Internet
3 23 (0.95%) Firewall
4 16 (0.66%) VPN
5 13 (0.54%) DHCP
6 12 (0.50%) Intranet
6 12 (0.50%) Skype
7 7 (0.29%) Broadband
7 7 (0.29%) DMARC
7 7 (0.29%) LAN
7 7 (0.29%) Wireless
8 6 (0.25%) SAN
8 6 (0.25%) Unified Communications
9 5 (0.21%) NAS
9 5 (0.21%) WAN
10 4 (0.17%) BGP
10 4 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.12%) FTP
11 3 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,011 (82.96%) Power BI
2 773 (31.89%) SQL Server
3 744 (30.69%) Data Warehouse
4 667 (27.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 655 (27.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 471 (19.43%) Tableau
7 373 (15.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 250 (10.31%) Data Lake
9 206 (8.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 156 (6.44%) Relational Database
11 130 (5.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 130 (5.36%) Big Data
12 121 (4.99%) QlikView
13 116 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
14 115 (4.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 85 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
16 84 (3.47%) Looker
17 77 (3.18%) Hadoop
17 77 (3.18%) Snowflake Schema
18 63 (2.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 115 (4.74%) Visual Studio
2 76 (3.14%) Git (software)
3 53 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (1.77%) JIRA
5 19 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 12 (0.50%) Bitbucket
7 12 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (0.33%) GitLab
8 8 (0.33%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.29%) Postman
9 7 (0.29%) Selenium
10 6 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.21%) NUnit
12 4 (0.17%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.17%) MSTest
13 3 (0.12%) ERwin
13 3 (0.12%) Toad
14 2 (0.083%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.083%) PowerDesigner
General
1 568 (23.43%) Finance
2 140 (5.78%) Marketing
3 132 (5.45%) Banking
4 87 (3.59%) Public Sector
5 60 (2.48%) Private Banking
6 52 (2.15%) Legal
7 51 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 50 (2.06%) Retail
9 39 (1.61%) Law
10 36 (1.49%) Games
11 26 (1.07%) Advertising
11 26 (1.07%) Front Office
12 23 (0.95%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.62%) Back Office
14 14 (0.58%) Housing Association
15 10 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.37%) Publishing
17 8 (0.33%) Electronics
17 8 (0.33%) Local Government
18 4 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 715 (29.50%) Developer
2 598 (24.67%) Analyst
3 347 (14.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 285 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 245 (10.11%) Data Engineer
6 198 (8.17%) Consultant
7 163 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 143 (5.90%) Architect
9 138 (5.69%) Power BI Developer
10 89 (3.67%) SQL Developer
11 83 (3.42%) Power BI Analyst
12 69 (2.85%) Azure Engineer
13 67 (2.76%) Data Manager
13 67 (2.76%) SQL Analyst
14 65 (2.68%) Business Developer
15 60 (2.48%) Analyst Developer
15 60 (2.48%) Lead Developer
15 60 (2.48%) Senior Developer
16 58 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
17 50 (2.06%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (12.75%) .NET
2 197 (8.13%) CSS
3 159 (6.56%) HTML
4 137 (5.65%) XML
5 116 (4.79%) ASP.NET
6 72 (2.97%) .NET Framework
7 70 (2.89%) jQuery
8 66 (2.72%) Web Services
9 63 (2.60%) XSD
10 60 (2.48%) REST
11 56 (2.31%) WCF
12 44 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 43 (1.77%) AngularJS
14 37 (1.53%) Ajax
15 35 (1.44%) RESTful
16 32 (1.32%) JSON
17 31 (1.28%) MDX
17 31 (1.28%) React
18 30 (1.24%) Entity Framework
19 28 (1.16%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 422 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (3.96%) Data Structures
3 94 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 83 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 51 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 51 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 47 (1.94%) User Experience
8 45 (1.86%) Cloud Native
9 27 (1.11%) Analytical Mindset
10 22 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 22 (0.91%) Clustering
11 21 (0.87%) NHS
12 20 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 18 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
13 18 (0.74%) Online Banking
13 18 (0.74%) Reference Data
14 17 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
15 12 (0.50%) Derivative
15 12 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 118 (4.87%) Windows
2 62 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 39 (1.61%) Linux
3 39 (1.61%) Unix
4 20 (0.83%) Android
5 15 (0.62%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 10 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.21%) SUSE
11 3 (0.12%) VMS
11 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.083%) AIX
12 2 (0.083%) Debian
12 2 (0.083%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.041%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,757 (72.48%) Business Intelligence
2 730 (30.12%) Analytics
3 671 (27.68%) ETL
4 622 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
5 593 (24.46%) Visualisation
6 387 (15.97%) Data Modelling
7 356 (14.69%) Data Visualisation
8 318 (13.12%) DevOps
9 264 (10.89%) Migration
10 260 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
11 258 (10.64%) Data Analytics
12 255 (10.52%) CRM
13 199 (8.21%) Data Analysis
14 193 (7.96%) Decision-Making
15 191 (7.88%) Scrum
16 190 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 186 (7.67%) Data Science
18 178 (7.34%) Data Management
19 170 (7.01%) Project Management
20 147 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1,482 (61.14%) SQL
2 531 (21.91%) Python
3 322 (13.28%) T-SQL
4 271 (11.18%) C#
5 246 (10.15%) JavaScript
6 189 (7.80%) R
7 149 (6.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 145 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 80 (3.30%) Java
10 68 (2.81%) VBA
11 46 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 39 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 37 (1.53%) Scala
14 35 (1.44%) C
15 31 (1.28%) HiveQL
16 30 (1.24%) VB
17 24 (0.99%) PHP
18 18 (0.74%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.54%) C++
20 12 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 270 (11.14%) Degree
2 77 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 49 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (0.33%) MCSA
8 8 (0.33%) MCSE
9 7 (0.29%) ACCA
9 7 (0.29%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.25%) CIMA
10 6 (0.25%) MCP
10 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.21%) ISEB
12 4 (0.17%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.17%) MBCS
12 4 (0.17%) PMP
13 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 55 (2.27%) QA
3 53 (2.19%) GDPR
4 15 (0.62%) SLA
5 8 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.29%) PMO
7 3 (0.12%) P3O
8 2 (0.083%) NIST
9 1 (0.041%) IFRS
9 1 (0.041%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.041%) Solvency II
System Software
1 106 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.49%) HDFS
3 21 (0.87%) Docker
4 18 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.37%) vSphere
7 7 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.083%) XenApp
10 2 (0.083%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.041%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.041%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.041%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 28 (1.16%) Terraform
3 24 (0.99%) Kubernetes
4 21 (0.87%) SCCM
5 11 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (0.37%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.33%) Kibana
8 7 (0.29%) Puppet
9 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.12%) Ansible
10 3 (0.12%) Foglight
10 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.083%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.083%) Control-M
11 2 (0.083%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.041%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.041%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,099 (45.34%) Microsoft
2 165 (6.81%) Databricks
3 129 (5.32%) Google
4 105 (4.33%) Oracle
5 101 (4.17%) SAP
6 92 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
7 75 (3.09%) Informatica
8 67 (2.76%) Alteryx
9 65 (2.68%) Cognos
10 62 (2.56%) Talend
11 42 (1.73%) Cloudera
12 31 (1.28%) VMware
13 28 (1.16%) Teradata
14 22 (0.91%) Dell
15 20 (0.83%) JD Edwards
15 20 (0.83%) ServiceNow
16 17 (0.70%) MuleSoft
17 13 (0.54%) Sage
18 11 (0.45%) Cisco
18 11 (0.45%) IFS