Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > England
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 106 156
Rank change year-on-year +28 +50 +78
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 3,415 2,308 3,120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.84% 2.97% 2.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.18% 8.34% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,860 1,927 2,693
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 37,205 27,690 38,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.83% 35.60% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28,371 22,903 31,942
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% +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 12 June 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 12 June 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 +25 1,559 £60,000 -4.00% 249
North of England +29 532 £43,000 -2.27% 111
Midlands +17 435 £47,500 +5.56% 76
South East +16 431 £47,500 -9.52% 90
West Midlands +18 341 £47,500 - 56
North West +37 284 £45,000 +2.27% 52
Yorkshire +35 214 £42,500 -12.37% 44
South West -28 201 £40,000 -11.11% 37
East of England +38 148 £47,500 -9.52% 51
East Midlands +7 93 £45,000 +12.50% 20
North East -20 34 £37,500 +2.74% 15
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 12 June 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 2,859 (83.72%) Power BI
2 2,470 (72.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2,046 (59.91%) SQL
4 1,522 (44.57%) Azure
5 1,476 (43.22%) Microsoft
6 1,048 (30.69%) Analytics
7 1,035 (30.31%) Data Warehouse
8 1,001 (29.31%) SQL Server
9 830 (24.30%) Visualisation
10 822 (24.07%) ETL
11 807 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
12 802 (23.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 801 (23.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 790 (23.13%) Finance
15 782 (22.90%) Social Skills
16 689 (20.18%) Tableau
17 631 (18.48%) PowerApps
18 624 (18.27%) Python
19 573 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
20 572 (16.75%) Data Modelling
21 570 (16.69%) Microsoft Excel
22 531 (15.55%) Dynamics 365
23 506 (14.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 477 (13.97%) Data Visualisation
25 459 (13.44%) SharePoint
25 459 (13.44%) T-SQL
25 459 (13.44%) Microsoft 365
26 412 (12.06%) CRM
27 408 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
28 403 (11.80%) 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
1 459 (13.44%) SharePoint
2 58 (1.70%) Apache Spark
3 36 (1.05%) SAS
4 31 (0.91%) Apache
5 30 (0.88%) IIS
6 24 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
7 16 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.38%) Confluence
9 10 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.26%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.23%) CMS
12 7 (0.20%) Apache Synapse
12 7 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.15%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.15%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.15%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.15%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.12%) Drupal
14 4 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 570 (16.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 152 (4.45%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 56 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 51 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.088%) SPSS
9 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.059%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.029%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.029%) Stata
Business Applications
1 256 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 74 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (1.08%) NetSuite
4 22 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (0.44%) FastStats
6 11 (0.32%) Shopify
7 7 (0.20%) Magento
8 6 (0.18%) Elite 3E
8 6 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.15%) Infor M3
9 5 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.15%) Sentinel
9 5 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 4 (0.12%) HFM
10 4 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (0.12%) OPENHousing
10 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1,522 (44.57%) Azure
2 631 (18.48%) PowerApps
3 531 (15.55%) Dynamics 365
4 459 (13.44%) Microsoft 365
5 361 (10.57%) Power Automate
6 350 (10.25%) AWS
7 327 (9.58%) Azure Data Factory
8 174 (5.10%) Azure Logic Apps
9 152 (4.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 139 (4.07%) SaaS
11 126 (3.69%) GCP
12 122 (3.57%) Snowflake
13 121 (3.54%) PaaS
14 94 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
15 93 (2.72%) Serverless
16 76 (2.23%) Azure Functions
16 76 (2.23%) IaaS
17 72 (2.11%) OneDrive
18 60 (1.76%) Azure Stack
19 43 (1.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.67%) VPN
2 17 (0.50%) Firewall
3 16 (0.47%) Extranet
4 15 (0.44%) DNS
4 15 (0.44%) FTP
5 14 (0.41%) Intranet
6 10 (0.29%) IPsec
7 9 (0.26%) DHCP
8 8 (0.23%) Internet
9 7 (0.20%) LAN
9 7 (0.20%) WAN
10 6 (0.18%) Skype
11 5 (0.15%) SAN
12 4 (0.12%) BGP
12 4 (0.12%) NAS
13 3 (0.088%) PBX
13 3 (0.088%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.059%) Broadband
14 2 (0.059%) HTTP
14 2 (0.059%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,859 (83.72%) Power BI
2 1,035 (30.31%) Data Warehouse
3 1,001 (29.31%) SQL Server
4 802 (23.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 801 (23.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 689 (20.18%) Tableau
7 506 (14.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 277 (8.11%) Data Lake
9 208 (6.09%) Azure SQL Database
10 199 (5.83%) Relational Database
11 161 (4.71%) Big Data
12 156 (4.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 153 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 150 (4.39%) QlikView
15 126 (3.69%) BusinessObjects
16 109 (3.19%) Data Mining
17 80 (2.34%) MySQL
18 76 (2.23%) OLAP
19 74 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
20 72 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 125 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 124 (3.63%) Git (software)
3 58 (1.70%) JIRA
4 53 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 19 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 13 (0.38%) Postman
8 9 (0.26%) Babel
8 9 (0.26%) Bitbucket
8 9 (0.26%) webpack
9 8 (0.23%) ERwin
9 8 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.23%) Visual Studio Code
10 5 (0.15%) Cypress.io
10 5 (0.15%) ER Studio
10 5 (0.15%) GitLab
10 5 (0.15%) JUnit
10 5 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.12%) MSTest
11 4 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 790 (23.13%) Finance
2 782 (22.90%) Social Skills
3 573 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
4 233 (6.82%) Marketing
5 135 (3.95%) Retail
6 111 (3.25%) Presentation Skills
7 108 (3.16%) Banking
8 102 (2.99%) Law
9 93 (2.72%) Public Sector
10 89 (2.61%) Organisational Skills
11 70 (2.05%) Legal
12 67 (1.96%) Manufacturing
13 64 (1.87%) Advertising
14 36 (1.05%) Private Banking
15 32 (0.94%) Publishing
16 29 (0.85%) Influencing Skills
17 27 (0.79%) Front Office
18 25 (0.73%) Documentation Skills
19 22 (0.64%) Games
20 21 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,027 (30.07%) Developer
2 853 (24.98%) Analyst
3 455 (13.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 384 (11.24%) Data Analyst
5 306 (8.96%) Data Engineer
6 266 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 235 (6.88%) Consultant
8 233 (6.82%) Architect
9 173 (5.07%) Power BI Developer
10 149 (4.36%) SQL Developer
11 146 (4.28%) Power BI Analyst
12 122 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
13 112 (3.28%) Data Architect
14 110 (3.22%) Business Developer
15 109 (3.19%) Senior Developer
16 108 (3.16%) SQL Analyst
17 89 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
18 85 (2.49%) Data Manager
19 71 (2.08%) Business Analyst
20 70 (2.05%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (11.63%) .NET
2 207 (6.06%) HTML
3 195 (5.71%) CSS
4 159 (4.66%) ASP.NET
5 130 (3.81%) REST
6 118 (3.46%) XML
7 106 (3.10%) Web Services
8 104 (3.05%) .NET Framework
9 85 (2.49%) jQuery
10 81 (2.37%) JSON
11 74 (2.17%) AngularJS
12 73 (2.14%) React
13 62 (1.82%) .NET Core
14 57 (1.67%) MDX
15 43 (1.26%) RESTful
16 40 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (1.08%) D3.js
18 35 (1.02%) Kafka
18 35 (1.02%) SOAP
19 33 (0.97%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 164 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 123 (3.60%) Data Structures
3 81 (2.37%) User Experience
4 71 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (1.17%) Cloud Native
8 36 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
9 35 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 31 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 29 (0.85%) Housing Association
12 28 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
13 27 (0.79%) Reference Data
14 25 (0.73%) NHS
15 21 (0.61%) Data Centre
16 19 (0.56%) Life Science
17 17 (0.50%) Public Cloud
18 16 (0.47%) Algorithms
18 16 (0.47%) Derivative
19 15 (0.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 151 (4.42%) Windows
2 72 (2.11%) Windows Server
3 53 (1.55%) Linux
4 33 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 31 (0.91%) Android
6 23 (0.67%) Unix
7 22 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 20 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
11 7 (0.20%) Debian
11 7 (0.20%) SUSE
11 7 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.15%) zOS
13 3 (0.088%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.088%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.059%) AIX
14 2 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.059%) VMS
14 2 (0.059%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,470 (72.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1,048 (30.69%) Analytics
3 830 (24.30%) Visualisation
4 822 (24.07%) ETL
5 807 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
6 572 (16.75%) Data Modelling
7 477 (13.97%) Data Visualisation
8 412 (12.06%) CRM
9 408 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
10 393 (11.51%) DevOps
11 353 (10.34%) Data Analysis
12 336 (9.84%) Migration
13 308 (9.02%) Data Management
14 302 (8.84%) Data Analytics
15 261 (7.64%) Data Science
16 252 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 248 (7.26%) Decision-Making
18 241 (7.06%) Dashboard Development
19 228 (6.68%) Scrum
20 217 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2,046 (59.91%) SQL
2 624 (18.27%) Python
3 459 (13.44%) T-SQL
4 403 (11.80%) C#
5 340 (9.96%) JavaScript
6 223 (6.53%) R
7 214 (6.27%) PowerShell
8 185 (5.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 100 (2.93%) Java
10 74 (2.17%) VBA
11 58 (1.70%) C
12 49 (1.43%) Scala
13 47 (1.38%) TypeScript
14 37 (1.08%) PL/SQL
15 33 (0.97%) VB
16 30 (0.88%) Shell Script
17 23 (0.67%) PHP
18 20 (0.59%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.38%) C++
19 13 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 350 (10.25%) Degree
2 98 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 79 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.29%) MCSA
8 10 (0.29%) MCSE
9 9 (0.26%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.23%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.18%) ACCA
12 6 (0.18%) CIMA
13 5 (0.15%) CISSP
13 5 (0.15%) ISEB
13 5 (0.15%) MCP
13 5 (0.15%) PMP
13 5 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 5 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 117 (3.43%) QA
3 80 (2.34%) GDPR
4 33 (0.97%) SLA
5 24 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.53%) PMO
7 10 (0.29%) Accessibility
8 9 (0.26%) GRC
9 8 (0.23%) NIST
10 5 (0.15%) SOC 2
11 3 (0.088%) COBIT
12 2 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.029%) HL7
13 1 (0.029%) Solvency II
System Software
1 135 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.05%) Docker
3 17 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.44%) HDFS
5 13 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.38%) vSphere
6 12 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.29%) Firmware
7 10 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.029%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 61 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (1.08%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.59%) SCCM
4 15 (0.44%) Puppet
5 12 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
6 11 (0.32%) Terraform
7 9 (0.26%) AirWatch
7 9 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
8 8 (0.23%) Ansible
8 8 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.15%) Control-M
11 4 (0.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 4 (0.12%) Kibana
12 3 (0.088%) Grafana
12 3 (0.088%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.059%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.059%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.059%) Oozie
13 2 (0.059%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1,476 (43.22%) Microsoft
2 223 (6.53%) Databricks
3 150 (4.39%) Google
4 145 (4.25%) Oracle
5 140 (4.10%) SAP
6 122 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 92 (2.69%) Alteryx
8 71 (2.08%) Cognos
9 64 (1.87%) Informatica
10 48 (1.41%) ServiceNow
10 48 (1.41%) Talend
11 41 (1.20%) VMware
12 39 (1.14%) JD Edwards
13 33 (0.97%) Adobe
14 27 (0.79%) IBM
15 25 (0.73%) Dell
16 22 (0.64%) Teradata
17 19 (0.56%) Citrix
17 19 (0.56%) Sage
18 18 (0.53%) Cloudera