Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 176 263
Rank change year-on-year +48 +87 +175
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 2,929 2,720 2,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.60% 1.95% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.62% 7.23% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,440 2,173 1,784
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -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 38,432 37,617 35,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.14% 26.92% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31,489 30,275 29,958
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power Platform in England.

Salary trend for Power Platform in England

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform in England over the 6 months to 23 February 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 23 February 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 +49 1,349 £60,500 +5.22% 215
South East +79 500 £50,000 +5.26% 116
North of England +59 452 £44,500 +4.71% 157
North West +79 300 £43,500 +2.35% 96
Midlands +35 296 £45,000 +5.88% 74
West Midlands +45 236 £45,000 +5.88% 53
South West +81 205 £42,500 +3.66% 66
East of England +28 123 £46,750 +3.89% 37
Yorkshire +22 107 £45,000 +5.88% 42
East Midlands -16 60 £40,000 -5.88% 21
North East +13 45 £40,000 +6.67% 19
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 2,729 (93.17%) Power BI
2 2,368 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1,889 (64.49%) SQL
4 1,283 (43.80%) Microsoft
5 1,154 (39.40%) SQL Server
6 1,042 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
7 1,010 (34.48%) Azure
8 1,000 (34.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 962 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 886 (30.25%) Analytics
11 804 (27.45%) Finance
12 784 (26.77%) Tableau
13 763 (26.05%) ETL
14 723 (24.68%) Visualisation
15 682 (23.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 640 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
17 583 (19.90%) Analytical Skills
18 512 (17.48%) Python
19 511 (17.45%) T-SQL
20 510 (17.41%) Data Modelling
21 465 (15.88%) Microsoft Excel
22 463 (15.81%) Data Visualisation
23 415 (14.17%) C#
24 376 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
25 373 (12.73%) SharePoint
26 352 (12.02%) .NET
27 345 (11.78%) Data Analysis
28 320 (10.93%) DevOps
29 317 (10.82%) Degree
30 305 (10.41%) R

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
1 373 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 101 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 96 (3.28%) SAS
4 43 (1.47%) Apache
5 26 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (0.89%) IIS
6 21 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
7 18 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 18 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (0.55%) Confluence
8 16 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 13 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.38%) Anypoint
11 8 (0.27%) ArcGIS
11 8 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.20%) CMS
13 5 (0.17%) WordPress
14 4 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.14%) Jupyter
Applications
1 465 (15.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 139 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (1.06%) SPSS
6 13 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (0.34%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.27%) ProjectWise
10 5 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.17%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.14%) Notepad++
12 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.068%) SPSS Modeler
14 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 101 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.89%) NetSuite
4 22 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.38%) Primavera
7 8 (0.27%) Temenos T24
8 7 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
8 7 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.20%) FastStats
10 5 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.17%) RiskWrite
10 5 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.17%) SessionCam
11 4 (0.14%) ResourceLink
12 3 (0.10%) Aareon QL
12 3 (0.10%) Infor SunSystems
12 3 (0.10%) iTrent
12 3 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.10%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 1,010 (34.48%) Azure
2 280 (9.56%) Office 365
3 250 (8.54%) PowerApps
4 215 (7.34%) AWS
5 214 (7.31%) Dynamics 365
6 210 (7.17%) Azure Data Factory
7 92 (3.14%) Microsoft Flow
8 77 (2.63%) PaaS
9 69 (2.36%) GCP
9 69 (2.36%) OneDrive
10 64 (2.19%) SaaS
11 63 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 51 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
13 45 (1.54%) Google Analytics
14 41 (1.40%) ShareGate
15 36 (1.23%) Data Lake Analytics
16 32 (1.09%) Serverless
17 31 (1.06%) IaaS
18 22 (0.75%) Azure Functions
19 20 (0.68%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.19%) Intranet
2 26 (0.89%) Skype
3 17 (0.58%) Internet
4 16 (0.55%) WAN
5 15 (0.51%) Firewall
6 13 (0.44%) DNS
6 13 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.41%) FTP
8 9 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.31%) LAN
9 8 (0.27%) DHCP
9 8 (0.27%) VPN
10 7 (0.24%) Network Security
10 7 (0.24%) VoIP
11 6 (0.20%) Wireless
12 5 (0.17%) Extranet
13 4 (0.14%) NAS
13 4 (0.14%) SSH
13 4 (0.14%) SSL
13 4 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,729 (93.17%) Power BI
2 1,154 (39.40%) SQL Server
3 1,042 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1,000 (34.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 962 (32.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 682 (23.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 256 (8.74%) Data Lake
8 243 (8.30%) QlikView
9 211 (7.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 188 (6.42%) Big Data
11 178 (6.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 139 (4.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 116 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
14 105 (3.58%) Relational Database
15 103 (3.52%) NoSQL
16 79 (2.70%) Looker
17 75 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
17 75 (2.56%) Hadoop
18 73 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
19 69 (2.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 128 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 119 (4.06%) Visual Studio
3 116 (3.96%) Git (software)
4 81 (2.77%) Visual Studio Team System
5 77 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 61 (2.08%) JIRA
7 35 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (0.79%) NUnit
9 21 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
10 20 (0.68%) SpecFlow
11 15 (0.51%) ERwin
12 13 (0.44%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.41%) Jenkins
14 11 (0.38%) Gatling
15 10 (0.34%) Subversion
16 9 (0.31%) Postman
17 6 (0.20%) Eclipse
17 6 (0.20%) Fiddler
17 6 (0.20%) LINQPad
17 6 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 804 (27.45%) Finance
2 221 (7.55%) Marketing
3 101 (3.45%) Retail
4 70 (2.39%) Public Sector
5 67 (2.29%) Legal
6 63 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 55 (1.88%) Law
8 54 (1.84%) Banking
9 39 (1.33%) Advertising
10 31 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.82%) Publishing
12 15 (0.51%) Front Office
13 14 (0.48%) Games
14 12 (0.41%) Back Office
15 11 (0.38%) Electronics
16 10 (0.34%) Automotive
17 9 (0.31%) Local Government
18 6 (0.20%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.20%) Investment Banking
19 5 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 930 (31.75%) Developer
2 856 (29.22%) Analyst
3 522 (17.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 309 (10.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 296 (10.11%) Data Analyst
6 202 (6.90%) Architect
7 177 (6.04%) Consultant
8 175 (5.97%) SQL Developer
9 137 (4.68%) Data Engineer
10 129 (4.40%) Senior Developer
11 111 (3.79%) Business Developer
12 109 (3.72%) Power BI Developer
13 105 (3.58%) Business Analyst
14 99 (3.38%) Power BI Analyst
15 95 (3.24%) Data Architect
16 93 (3.18%) DBA
17 91 (3.11%) SQL Analyst
18 90 (3.07%) Azure Engineer
19 87 (2.97%) Insight Analyst
20 86 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (12.02%) .NET
2 149 (5.09%) HTML
3 110 (3.76%) CSS
4 108 (3.69%) ASP.NET
5 103 (3.52%) Web Services
6 98 (3.35%) MDX
7 79 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 73 (2.49%) XML
9 68 (2.32%) REST
10 50 (1.71%) AngularJS
10 50 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (1.54%) .NET Framework
11 45 (1.54%) WCF
12 43 (1.47%) SOAP
13 34 (1.16%) Entity Framework
13 34 (1.16%) JSON
14 33 (1.13%) Natural Language Processing
15 32 (1.09%) React
16 28 (0.96%) jQuery
17 27 (0.92%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 583 (19.90%) Analytical Skills
2 195 (6.66%) Management Information System
3 76 (2.59%) Data Structures
4 70 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
5 67 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
6 50 (1.71%) User Experience
7 44 (1.50%) Reinsurance
8 30 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (0.89%) Tandem
10 25 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 23 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
12 22 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.68%) Clustering
13 20 (0.68%) Mobile App
13 20 (0.68%) Replication
14 18 (0.61%) Data Centre
14 18 (0.61%) Driving Licence
15 13 (0.44%) FMCG
15 13 (0.44%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 151 (5.16%) Windows
2 80 (2.73%) Windows Server
3 29 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (0.89%) Linux
5 23 (0.79%) Unix
5 23 (0.79%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.31%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.27%) VMS
7 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.20%) Windows 2000
8 6 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.17%) Android
10 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,368 (80.85%) Business Intelligence
2 886 (30.25%) Analytics
3 763 (26.05%) ETL
4 723 (24.68%) Visualisation
5 640 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
6 510 (17.41%) Data Modelling
7 463 (15.81%) Data Visualisation
8 376 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
9 345 (11.78%) Data Analysis
10 320 (10.93%) DevOps
11 280 (9.56%) Migration
12 276 (9.42%) Data Analytics
13 200 (6.83%) Data Science
14 190 (6.49%) Project Management
15 184 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 180 (6.15%) CRM
17 175 (5.97%) Decision-Making
18 170 (5.80%) Dashboard Development
19 167 (5.70%) Data Management
20 158 (5.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,889 (64.49%) SQL
2 512 (17.48%) Python
3 511 (17.45%) T-SQL
4 415 (14.17%) C#
5 305 (10.41%) R
6 228 (7.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 173 (5.91%) PowerShell
8 170 (5.80%) JavaScript
9 123 (4.20%) Java
10 117 (3.99%) VBA
11 68 (2.32%) VB
12 47 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 42 (1.43%) X++
14 36 (1.23%) C
15 34 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 28 (0.96%) TypeScript
17 25 (0.85%) Scala
17 25 (0.85%) U-SQL
18 19 (0.65%) PHP
19 16 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 317 (10.82%) Degree
2 73 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 22 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 19 (0.65%) DBS Check
7 16 (0.55%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.55%) MCSA
8 12 (0.41%) HND
9 9 (0.31%) ISEB
10 8 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.24%) MBCS
12 6 (0.20%) CISSP
13 5 (0.17%) CEH
13 5 (0.17%) CISM
13 5 (0.17%) GIAC
13 5 (0.17%) MCITP
13 5 (0.17%) MCSE
13 5 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (5.94%) Data Quality
2 86 (2.94%) QA
3 70 (2.39%) GDPR
4 38 (1.30%) SLA
5 29 (0.99%) PMO
6 24 (0.82%) Solvency II
7 23 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
8 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.14%) COBIT
11 3 (0.10%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.034%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.034%) IFRS
13 1 (0.034%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.034%) MiFID
13 1 (0.034%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.58%) Docker
6 7 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.10%) HDFS
8 2 (0.068%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.034%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 25 (0.85%) Kibana
2 21 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (0.68%) Automic
4 19 (0.65%) SCCM
4 19 (0.65%) Terraform
5 11 (0.38%) Ansible
5 11 (0.38%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.24%) Control-M
7 6 (0.20%) Puppet
8 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.17%) SCOM
8 5 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.14%) Perfmon
9 4 (0.14%) Salt
10 3 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.034%) Grafana
11 1 (0.034%) logstash
11 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1,283 (43.80%) Microsoft
2 784 (26.77%) Tableau
3 167 (5.70%) Oracle
4 120 (4.10%) Google
5 111 (3.79%) Databricks
6 82 (2.80%) SAP
7 77 (2.63%) Cognos
8 63 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (1.57%) Alteryx
9 46 (1.57%) IBM
9 46 (1.57%) Informatica
10 38 (1.30%) Talend
11 36 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
12 32 (1.09%) RedGate
13 28 (0.96%) VMware
14 27 (0.92%) Intapp
15 25 (0.85%) Adobe
15 25 (0.85%) JD Edwards
16 23 (0.79%) Nintex
16 23 (0.79%) Teradata