Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 134 216
Rank change year-on-year +32 +82 +105
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,458 3,352 2,584
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.18% 2.61% 1.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.09% 8.30% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,408 3,080 2,212
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £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 18,012 40,389 38,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.29% 31.42% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15,095 33,107 31,387
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -1 645 £61,000 +6.09% 89
South East +64 229 £52,500 +12.90% 54
North of England +34 217 £45,000 +5.88% 80
Midlands +53 197 £50,000 +11.11% 38
West Midlands +43 147 £50,000 +13.64% 19
North West +7 109 £46,250 +8.82% 37
South West +93 104 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Yorkshire +60 83 £46,000 +2.22% 34
East Midlands +49 53 £45,000 - 19
East of England +15 45 £60,000 +33.33% 27
North East +26 25 £38,000 -15.56% 9
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,283 (88.00%) Power BI
2 1,122 (76.95%) Business Intelligence
3 914 (62.69%) SQL
4 685 (46.98%) Microsoft
5 672 (46.09%) Azure
6 524 (35.94%) SQL Server
7 446 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
8 445 (30.52%) Analytics
9 440 (30.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 436 (29.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 404 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
12 365 (25.03%) Finance
13 352 (24.14%) ETL
14 351 (24.07%) Tableau
15 326 (22.36%) Visualisation
16 324 (22.22%) Python
17 295 (20.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 288 (19.75%) Data Modelling
19 275 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
20 237 (16.26%) T-SQL
21 222 (15.23%) PowerApps
22 220 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
23 210 (14.40%) .NET
24 197 (13.51%) C#
25 192 (13.17%) Data Lake
26 190 (13.03%) Microsoft Excel
27 185 (12.69%) AWS
28 183 (12.55%) JavaScript
29 182 (12.48%) DevOps
30 167 (11.45%) Data Analytics

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
1 157 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.80%) SAS
3 44 (3.02%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.44%) Apache
5 18 (1.23%) IIS
6 15 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
7 12 (0.82%) Confluence
8 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.69%) Skype for Business
10 8 (0.55%) Apache Synapse
10 8 (0.55%) CMS
10 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.34%) Drupal
13 5 (0.34%) Luigi
14 4 (0.27%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
14 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 190 (13.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.48%) SPSS
5 3 (0.21%) Figma
5 3 (0.21%) InVision
5 3 (0.21%) Marvel
5 3 (0.21%) Sketch
6 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.069%) Weka
Business Applications
1 108 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.41%) Aareon QL
3 6 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.27%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.21%) Primavera
5 3 (0.21%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.14%) Line 500
6 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.069%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.069%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (0.069%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.069%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 672 (46.09%) Azure
2 222 (15.23%) PowerApps
3 185 (12.69%) AWS
4 150 (10.29%) Dynamics 365
5 144 (9.88%) Office 365
6 116 (7.96%) Azure Data Factory
7 94 (6.45%) SaaS
8 74 (5.08%) PaaS
9 61 (4.18%) GCP
10 60 (4.12%) Serverless
11 59 (4.05%) Power Automate
12 51 (3.50%) IaaS
13 40 (2.74%) OneDrive
14 33 (2.26%) Azure Functions
15 32 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
16 30 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
17 29 (1.99%) Amazon S3
18 25 (1.71%) Logic Apps
19 21 (1.44%) Google Analytics
20 16 (1.10%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.99%) DNS
1 29 (1.99%) Internet
2 16 (1.10%) Skype
3 10 (0.69%) Unified Communications
4 9 (0.62%) Intranet
5 7 (0.48%) Firewall
6 6 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (0.34%) LAN
7 5 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.27%) WAN
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
9 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.14%) Broadband
10 2 (0.14%) IPv4
10 2 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.14%) Wireless
11 1 (0.069%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.069%) CTI
11 1 (0.069%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,283 (88.00%) Power BI
2 524 (35.94%) SQL Server
3 446 (30.59%) Data Warehouse
4 440 (30.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 436 (29.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 295 (20.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 192 (13.17%) Data Lake
8 167 (11.45%) Big Data
9 135 (9.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 102 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
11 83 (5.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 83 (5.69%) QlikView
12 78 (5.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 70 (4.80%) Hadoop
14 68 (4.66%) OLAP
15 66 (4.53%) Snowflake Schema
16 57 (3.91%) Relational Database
17 45 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
18 43 (2.95%) Apache Hive
19 40 (2.74%) Looker
Development Applications
1 89 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 69 (4.73%) Git (software)
3 41 (2.81%) JIRA
4 28 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 11 (0.75%) Subversion
9 10 (0.69%) NUnit
10 8 (0.55%) GitLab
10 8 (0.55%) Selenium
10 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Code
11 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.41%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.34%) ERwin
14 4 (0.27%) Artifactory
14 4 (0.27%) Gatling
15 3 (0.21%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.21%) MSTest
15 3 (0.21%) tSQLt
General
1 365 (25.03%) Finance
2 67 (4.60%) Marketing
3 56 (3.84%) Banking
4 49 (3.36%) Public Sector
5 48 (3.29%) Law
6 44 (3.02%) Manufacturing
7 39 (2.67%) Retail
8 27 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.37%) Legal
10 19 (1.30%) Back Office
10 19 (1.30%) Local Government
10 19 (1.30%) Private Banking
11 15 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.96%) Advertising
12 14 (0.96%) Games
13 13 (0.89%) Electronics
14 11 (0.75%) Front Office
15 6 (0.41%) Publishing
16 5 (0.34%) Housing Association
17 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 505 (34.64%) Developer
2 298 (20.44%) Analyst
3 247 (16.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 180 (12.35%) Data Engineer
5 110 (7.54%) SQL Developer
6 107 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 100 (6.86%) Consultant
8 98 (6.72%) Data Analyst
9 96 (6.58%) Senior Developer
10 91 (6.24%) Power BI Developer
11 83 (5.69%) Architect
12 67 (4.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 67 (4.60%) SQL BI Developer
13 53 (3.64%) Azure Engineer
14 49 (3.36%) Business Developer
15 48 (3.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 47 (3.22%) SSIS Developer
17 44 (3.02%) Power BI Analyst
18 41 (2.81%) SQL Analyst
19 40 (2.74%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (14.40%) .NET
2 88 (6.04%) HTML
3 86 (5.90%) CSS
4 81 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 57 (3.91%) XML
6 44 (3.02%) .NET Framework
6 44 (3.02%) MDX
6 44 (3.02%) REST
7 43 (2.95%) AngularJS
8 40 (2.74%) Web Services
9 34 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (2.26%) JSON
11 32 (2.19%) .NET Core
12 29 (1.99%) HTML5
13 28 (1.92%) PySpark
14 27 (1.85%) WCF
15 25 (1.71%) SOAP
16 23 (1.58%) Natural Language Processing
17 22 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (1.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 275 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (4.87%) Management Information System
3 61 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (2.67%) Data Structures
5 38 (2.61%) User Experience
6 30 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 28 (1.92%) Cloud Native
8 25 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (1.58%) Analytical Mindset
10 22 (1.51%) Data Centre
10 22 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 19 (1.30%) Reinsurance
12 16 (1.10%) NHS
13 13 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.82%) Replication
15 11 (0.75%) Clustering
16 9 (0.62%) FMCG
16 9 (0.62%) PlayStation
17 7 (0.48%) Life Science
17 7 (0.48%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 78 (5.35%) Windows
2 49 (3.36%) Unix
3 39 (2.67%) Windows Server
4 24 (1.65%) Linux
5 15 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (0.89%) Windows 10
7 12 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.62%) Android
9 7 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.069%) CentOS
12 1 (0.069%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,122 (76.95%) Business Intelligence
2 445 (30.52%) Analytics
3 404 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
4 352 (24.14%) ETL
5 326 (22.36%) Visualisation
6 288 (19.75%) Data Modelling
7 220 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
8 182 (12.48%) DevOps
9 167 (11.45%) Data Analytics
10 160 (10.97%) Problem-Solving
11 155 (10.63%) CRM
12 138 (9.47%) Scrum
13 131 (8.98%) Data Analysis
14 120 (8.23%) Migration
15 115 (7.89%) Data Science
16 114 (7.82%) Machine Learning
17 112 (7.68%) Data Engineering
18 110 (7.54%) Requirements Gathering
19 97 (6.65%) Data Management
20 95 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 914 (62.69%) SQL
2 324 (22.22%) Python
3 237 (16.26%) T-SQL
4 197 (13.51%) C#
5 183 (12.55%) JavaScript
6 132 (9.05%) PowerShell
7 96 (6.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 89 (6.10%) Java
8 89 (6.10%) R
9 51 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 40 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 35 (2.40%) HiveQL
12 29 (1.99%) VBA
13 25 (1.71%) Scala
14 23 (1.58%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.23%) VB
16 15 (1.03%) C
17 13 (0.89%) X++
18 9 (0.62%) C++
18 9 (0.62%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (11.04%) Degree
2 48 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 21 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.48%) ISEB
9 7 (0.48%) MCSA
9 7 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
10 6 (0.41%) PhD
10 6 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.34%) MCSE
12 4 (0.27%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.27%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.21%) CIMA
13 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.97%) Data Quality
2 44 (3.02%) GDPR
3 24 (1.65%) QA
4 20 (1.37%) SLA
5 13 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.89%) NIST
5 13 (0.89%) PMO
6 12 (0.82%) NIST 800
7 4 (0.27%) IFRS
8 1 (0.069%) COBIT
System Software
1 54 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.40%) HDFS
3 29 (1.99%) Docker
4 11 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.069%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.069%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.069%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (1.92%) Terraform
2 24 (1.65%) Kubernetes
3 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (0.48%) SCVMM
5 6 (0.41%) Kibana
5 6 (0.41%) Puppet
6 4 (0.27%) SCCM
7 3 (0.21%) Ansible
7 3 (0.21%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.14%) Foglight
9 1 (0.069%) Control-M
9 1 (0.069%) Grafana
9 1 (0.069%) Graylog
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.069%) Oozie
9 1 (0.069%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.069%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 685 (46.98%) Microsoft
2 351 (24.07%) Tableau
3 102 (7.00%) Oracle
4 77 (5.28%) Databricks
5 65 (4.46%) SAP
6 47 (3.22%) Talend
7 41 (2.81%) Cloudera
7 41 (2.81%) Informatica
8 40 (2.74%) Google
9 36 (2.47%) Cognos
10 35 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.92%) Alteryx
12 14 (0.96%) IBM
13 12 (0.82%) Teradata
13 12 (0.82%) VMware
14 11 (0.75%) Nintex
15 10 (0.69%) Hortonworks
15 10 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (0.62%) Citrix
16 9 (0.62%) ServiceNow