Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 97 132
Rank change year-on-year +26 +35 +86
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 4,595 1,466 3,334
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.17% 3.29% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.50% 8.16% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,691 1,202 2,893
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 48,393 17,973 40,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.87% 40.38% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33,949 15,412 33,622
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +19 2,020 £60,000 -4.00% 309
North of England +53 804 £45,000 - 192
South East +17 645 £52,500 - 125
Midlands +15 560 £47,250 +2.16% 136
North West +36 431 £45,000 - 108
West Midlands +12 418 £47,500 - 100
Yorkshire +36 315 £44,000 -2.22% 50
South West +12 280 £40,000 -7.93% 57
East of England +9 172 £47,500 -20.83% 50
East Midlands -4 139 £45,000 +8.90% 35
North East +2 58 £37,750 +2.03% 34
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 3,998 (87.01%) Power BI
2 3,434 (74.73%) Business Intelligence
3 2,752 (59.89%) SQL
4 2,067 (44.98%) Microsoft
5 2,045 (44.50%) Azure
6 1,659 (36.10%) Analytics
7 1,324 (28.81%) SQL Server
8 1,254 (27.29%) Data Warehouse
9 1,180 (25.68%) Visualisation
10 1,175 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
11 1,168 (25.42%) Social Skills
12 1,058 (23.03%) Tableau
13 1,057 (23.00%) ETL
14 974 (21.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 970 (21.11%) Finance
16 936 (20.37%) Data Modelling
16 936 (20.37%) Python
17 921 (20.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 920 (20.02%) Analytical Skills
19 836 (18.19%) Microsoft Excel
20 706 (15.36%) Data Visualisation
21 698 (15.19%) DevOps
22 694 (15.10%) PowerApps
23 691 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
24 614 (13.36%) Microsoft 365
25 598 (13.01%) Data Analysis
26 581 (12.64%) T-SQL
27 579 (12.60%) C#
28 572 (12.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 542 (11.80%) Degree

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
1 539 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 110 (2.39%) Apache Spark
3 54 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
4 45 (0.98%) Apache
5 42 (0.91%) Appian
6 39 (0.85%) SAS
7 37 (0.81%) Confluence
8 33 (0.72%) IIS
9 30 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (0.52%) CMS
11 12 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.22%) Jupyter
12 10 (0.22%) Luigi
13 9 (0.20%) Apache Synapse
13 9 (0.20%) WordPress
14 8 (0.17%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.15%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.13%) Drupal
16 6 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.11%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 836 (18.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 262 (5.70%) Microsoft Office
3 128 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 66 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 47 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 30 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
7 11 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.17%) SPSS
9 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.022%) Stata
10 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 260 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 48 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 34 (0.74%) NetSuite
5 29 (0.63%) FastStats
6 21 (0.46%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 19 (0.41%) Primavera
8 14 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 12 (0.26%) Maximo
10 10 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
11 9 (0.20%) SAP CO
11 9 (0.20%) SAP FI
11 9 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (0.17%) Shopify
13 7 (0.15%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
14 6 (0.13%) Elite 3E
14 6 (0.13%) SAP Business One
14 6 (0.13%) Sentinel
15 5 (0.11%) Eloqua
15 5 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2,045 (44.50%) Azure
2 694 (15.10%) PowerApps
3 614 (13.36%) Microsoft 365
4 531 (11.56%) Azure Data Factory
4 531 (11.56%) Dynamics 365
5 469 (10.21%) AWS
6 468 (10.18%) Power Automate
7 242 (5.27%) GCP
8 225 (4.90%) SaaS
9 221 (4.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 211 (4.59%) Snowflake
11 168 (3.66%) Azure Logic Apps
12 127 (2.76%) PaaS
13 123 (2.68%) Google Analytics
14 121 (2.63%) Serverless
15 119 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
16 83 (1.81%) IaaS
17 78 (1.70%) Azure Functions
17 78 (1.70%) OneDrive
18 76 (1.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (0.94%) Intranet
2 42 (0.91%) DNS
3 41 (0.89%) VPN
4 38 (0.83%) DHCP
5 32 (0.70%) Firewall
6 28 (0.61%) LAN
6 28 (0.61%) WAN
7 20 (0.44%) Internet
8 17 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (0.30%) FTP
9 14 (0.30%) Unified Communications
10 13 (0.28%) Extranet
11 12 (0.26%) IPsec
12 8 (0.17%) VLAN
13 7 (0.15%) Broadband
14 5 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (0.11%) Skype
15 4 (0.087%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (0.087%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.087%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,998 (87.01%) Power BI
2 1,324 (28.81%) SQL Server
3 1,254 (27.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1,058 (23.03%) Tableau
5 974 (21.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 921 (20.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 572 (12.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 406 (8.84%) Data Lake
9 268 (5.83%) Big Data
10 262 (5.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 216 (4.70%) Relational Database
12 183 (3.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 177 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
14 171 (3.72%) QlikView
15 167 (3.63%) NoSQL
16 149 (3.24%) Looker
16 149 (3.24%) MySQL
17 139 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 134 (2.92%) OLAP
19 123 (2.68%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 177 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 161 (3.50%) Git (software)
3 154 (3.35%) JIRA
4 67 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 43 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 31 (0.67%) Visual Studio Code
8 25 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 16 (0.35%) ERwin
9 16 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (0.35%) Selenium
10 15 (0.33%) Babel
10 15 (0.33%) MorphX
10 15 (0.33%) webpack
11 13 (0.28%) TeamCity
12 11 (0.24%) NUnit
13 10 (0.22%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (0.20%) GitLab
15 8 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1,168 (25.42%) Social Skills
2 970 (21.11%) Finance
3 920 (20.02%) Analytical Skills
4 280 (6.09%) Marketing
5 266 (5.79%) Retail
6 194 (4.22%) Law
7 165 (3.59%) Presentation Skills
8 132 (2.87%) Organisational Skills
9 131 (2.85%) Legal
10 126 (2.74%) Manufacturing
11 115 (2.50%) Public Sector
12 101 (2.20%) Banking
13 99 (2.15%) Advertising
14 79 (1.72%) Publishing
15 57 (1.24%) Influencing Skills
16 52 (1.13%) Spanish Language
17 42 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
18 40 (0.87%) Automotive
19 36 (0.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
20 35 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,261 (27.44%) Developer
2 1,140 (24.81%) Analyst
3 597 (12.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 521 (11.34%) Data Analyst
5 476 (10.36%) Data Engineer
6 352 (7.66%) Architect
7 302 (6.57%) Consultant
8 272 (5.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 210 (4.57%) Power BI Developer
10 167 (3.63%) Data Architect
11 162 (3.53%) SQL Developer
12 144 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
13 143 (3.11%) Power BI Analyst
14 140 (3.05%) Azure Engineer
15 136 (2.96%) Senior Developer
16 134 (2.92%) Business Developer
17 116 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
18 109 (2.37%) Business Analyst
19 105 (2.29%) SQL Analyst
20 100 (2.18%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (9.66%) .NET
2 150 (3.26%) HTML
3 141 (3.07%) REST
4 140 (3.05%) Web Services
5 129 (2.81%) JSON
6 116 (2.52%) CSS
7 114 (2.48%) MDX
8 113 (2.46%) ASP.NET
9 105 (2.29%) XML
10 91 (1.98%) .NET Framework
11 86 (1.87%) React
12 66 (1.44%) Kafka
13 62 (1.35%) .NET Core
14 60 (1.31%) AngularJS
15 56 (1.22%) jQuery
16 51 (1.11%) Node.js
17 48 (1.04%) PySpark
17 48 (1.04%) SOAP
18 43 (0.94%) RESTful
18 43 (0.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 253 (5.51%) Management Information System
2 140 (3.05%) Data Structures
3 139 (3.03%) User Experience
4 92 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 82 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
6 75 (1.63%) Analytical Mindset
7 72 (1.57%) Driving Licence
8 70 (1.52%) Robotics
9 66 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
10 62 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
11 58 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 55 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 40 (0.87%) NHS
14 39 (0.85%) Virtual Team
15 38 (0.83%) Clustering
16 36 (0.78%) Cloud Native
16 36 (0.78%) Marketing Technology
17 33 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
18 32 (0.70%) Life Science
19 31 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 237 (5.16%) Windows
2 97 (2.11%) Windows Server
3 87 (1.89%) Windows 10
4 78 (1.70%) Linux
5 45 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 42 (0.91%) Android
7 28 (0.61%) Unix
8 20 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
8 20 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 13 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
12 8 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.17%) VMS
13 4 (0.087%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.044%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.022%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.022%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.022%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,434 (74.73%) Business Intelligence
2 1,659 (36.10%) Analytics
3 1,180 (25.68%) Visualisation
4 1,175 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1,057 (23.00%) ETL
6 936 (20.37%) Data Modelling
7 706 (15.36%) Data Visualisation
8 698 (15.19%) DevOps
9 691 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
10 598 (13.01%) Data Analysis
11 492 (10.71%) Data Management
12 454 (9.88%) Data Science
13 444 (9.66%) CRM
14 387 (8.42%) Data Analytics
15 385 (8.38%) Decision-Making
16 365 (7.94%) Data Engineering
17 355 (7.73%) Migration
18 314 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 292 (6.35%) Machine Learning
20 283 (6.16%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,752 (59.89%) SQL
2 936 (20.37%) Python
3 581 (12.64%) T-SQL
4 579 (12.60%) C#
5 381 (8.29%) PowerShell
6 341 (7.42%) JavaScript
7 333 (7.25%) R
8 263 (5.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 177 (3.85%) Java
10 161 (3.50%) VBA
11 81 (1.76%) VB
12 64 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 58 (1.26%) Scala
14 52 (1.13%) TypeScript
15 49 (1.07%) PL/SQL
16 32 (0.70%) Ruby
16 32 (0.70%) X++
17 31 (0.67%) PHP
18 25 (0.54%) C
18 25 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 542 (11.80%) Degree
2 124 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 122 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 42 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 33 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 31 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
7 31 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
8 28 (0.61%) MCSE
9 19 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (0.37%) CCNA
10 17 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (0.33%) MCSA
12 13 (0.28%) ISEB
12 13 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.28%) PMP
13 12 (0.26%) A+ Certification
13 12 (0.26%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.24%) CISSP
15 10 (0.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (7.57%) Data Quality
2 164 (3.57%) QA
3 153 (3.33%) GDPR
4 83 (1.81%) SLA
5 35 (0.76%) PMO
6 32 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (0.63%) GRC
8 20 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.15%) Accessibility
9 7 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
9 7 (0.15%) COBIT
10 6 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.11%) NIST
12 4 (0.087%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.087%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.044%) COREP
13 2 (0.044%) IFRS
13 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.044%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.022%) IASME
System Software
1 211 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 57 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 47 (1.02%) Docker
5 15 (0.33%) Firmware
6 9 (0.20%) BitLocker
7 8 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (0.13%) HDFS
8 6 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.065%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.065%) vSphere
10 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.022%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.022%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 95 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 54 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 48 (1.04%) SCCM
4 41 (0.89%) Terraform
5 27 (0.59%) Ansible
6 25 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
8 9 (0.20%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.20%) Matomo
9 8 (0.17%) Control-M
9 8 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (0.15%) HP ALM
10 7 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.15%) Puppet
11 6 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.087%) CASB
13 3 (0.065%) Grafana
13 3 (0.065%) Kibana
13 3 (0.065%) Oozie
13 3 (0.065%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2,067 (44.98%) Microsoft
2 368 (8.01%) Databricks
3 287 (6.25%) Google
4 229 (4.98%) Oracle
5 210 (4.57%) SAP
6 180 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 102 (2.22%) Alteryx
8 88 (1.92%) VMware
9 87 (1.89%) Adobe
10 78 (1.70%) IBM
11 68 (1.48%) Informatica
12 58 (1.26%) Cognos
12 58 (1.26%) MuleSoft
13 55 (1.20%) Citrix
14 52 (1.13%) JD Edwards
15 47 (1.02%) ServiceNow
16 46 (1.00%) Talend
17 40 (0.87%) Automation Anywhere
18 34 (0.74%) Splunk
19 33 (0.72%) Palantir