Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
North West > Manchester
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 113 113
Rank change year-on-year +47 0 +103
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 198 66 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.20% 2.00% 2.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.41% 6.06% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 158 64 168
10th Percentile £31,175 £36,250 £29,350
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,938 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £48,750 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% +5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £61,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,625 £55,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +0.59%

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,105 1,090 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.61% 33.11% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,689 884 1,491
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Manchester.

Salary trend for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Manchester over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in Manchester

Power Platform
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 29 July 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
Stockport +23 13 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Bury -2 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Wigan - 4 £50,000 - 1
Altrincham -2 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Bolton - 2 £37,500 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Sale - 2 - -
Heywood - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Power Platform
North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 165 (83.33%) Power BI
2 133 (67.17%) Business Intelligence
3 110 (55.56%) SQL
4 84 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 77 (38.89%) Azure
6 67 (33.84%) Analytics
7 64 (32.32%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (28.79%) SQL Server
9 54 (27.27%) Visualisation
9 54 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 52 (26.26%) ETL
11 47 (23.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 43 (21.72%) Tableau
13 41 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Excel
14 40 (20.20%) Microsoft 365
15 39 (19.70%) Social Skills
16 38 (19.19%) T-SQL
17 36 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
19 32 (16.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 32 (16.16%) Data Modelling
20 30 (15.15%) Data Analysis
21 27 (13.64%) SharePoint
21 27 (13.64%) Finance
21 27 (13.64%) PowerApps
22 25 (12.63%) Dynamics 365
23 22 (11.11%) Migration
23 22 (11.11%) Python
24 21 (10.61%) Retail

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 27 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) IIS
2 2 (1.01%) SAS
3 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) SPSS
3 1 (0.51%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.52%) Maximo
5 2 (1.01%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 77 (38.89%) Azure
2 40 (20.20%) Microsoft 365
3 27 (13.64%) PowerApps
4 25 (12.63%) Dynamics 365
5 19 (9.60%) Azure Data Factory
6 17 (8.59%) AWS
7 12 (6.06%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 9 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
8 9 (4.55%) Power Automate
9 5 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (2.53%) Azure Stack
9 5 (2.53%) GCP
9 5 (2.53%) Snowflake
10 4 (2.02%) Azure Logic Apps
10 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.02%) Google Analytics
10 4 (2.02%) Google Workspace
10 4 (2.02%) OneDrive
10 4 (2.02%) Yammer
11 3 (1.52%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) LAN
1 4 (2.02%) NAS
1 4 (2.02%) SAN
1 4 (2.02%) WAN
2 2 (1.01%) DHCP
2 2 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (83.33%) Power BI
2 64 (32.32%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (28.79%) SQL Server
4 54 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (23.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (21.72%) Tableau
7 32 (16.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (6.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 13 (6.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (6.06%) QlikView
10 11 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (4.55%) Data Lake
12 7 (3.54%) Data Mining
13 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (2.02%) PowerPivot
15 3 (1.52%) Big Data
15 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.52%) OLAP
15 3 (1.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.02%) JIRA
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) AppVeyor
5 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (19.70%) Social Skills
3 27 (13.64%) Finance
4 21 (10.61%) Retail
5 11 (5.56%) Marketing
6 10 (5.05%) Organisational Skills
7 8 (4.04%) Law
8 6 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.02%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.52%) Advertising
10 3 (1.52%) Banking
11 2 (1.01%) Publishing
12 1 (0.51%) French Language
12 1 (0.51%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.51%) Legal
12 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (26.77%) Developer
2 50 (25.25%) Analyst
3 36 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 16 (8.08%) Data Engineer
6 13 (6.57%) Azure Engineer
7 12 (6.06%) Consultant
7 12 (6.06%) Power BI Developer
8 11 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (5.56%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.54%) Architect
9 7 (3.54%) Business Developer
9 7 (3.54%) SQL BI Developer
9 7 (3.54%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.03%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Report Analyst
10 6 (3.03%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.53%) Administrator
11 5 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.06%) .NET
2 9 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 9 (4.55%) JSON
2 9 (4.55%) XML
3 5 (2.53%) CSS
4 4 (2.02%) HTML
4 4 (2.02%) MDX
4 4 (2.02%) React
5 3 (1.52%) jQuery
5 3 (1.52%) Node.js
5 3 (1.52%) YAML
6 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.01%) D3.js
6 2 (1.01%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (1.01%) ODBC
6 2 (1.01%) REST
6 2 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.54%) Data Structures
2 7 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.02%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.02%) Cloud Native
3 4 (2.02%) User Experience
4 3 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.01%) EPoS
5 2 (1.01%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (1.01%) Robotics
6 1 (0.51%) Blog
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (0.51%) FMCG
6 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.51%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.51%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.55%) Windows
2 4 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (67.17%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (33.84%) Analytics
3 54 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 52 (26.26%) ETL
5 36 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 32 (16.16%) Data Modelling
8 30 (15.15%) Data Analysis
9 22 (11.11%) Migration
10 21 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (9.60%) DevOps
12 18 (9.09%) CRM
12 18 (9.09%) Data Science
13 17 (8.59%) Data Analytics
14 16 (8.08%) Decision-Making
15 15 (7.58%) ERP
16 14 (7.07%) Data Management
17 13 (6.57%) Data Strategy
18 12 (6.06%) Data Transformation
18 12 (6.06%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 110 (55.56%) SQL
2 38 (19.19%) T-SQL
3 22 (11.11%) Python
4 14 (7.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 12 (6.06%) C
6 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.55%) VBA
8 8 (4.04%) R
9 6 (3.03%) C#
9 6 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.53%) Java
11 2 (1.01%) ABAP
11 2 (1.01%) Scala
11 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.51%) C++
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (8.08%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) ACCA
2 5 (2.53%) CIMA
3 2 (1.01%) AAT
3 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) APMG
4 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.54%) QA
3 6 (3.03%) SLA
4 4 (2.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.51%) Kibana
2 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 84 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.59%) Databricks
3 10 (5.05%) Alteryx
4 9 (4.55%) Google
5 8 (4.04%) Oracle
6 5 (2.53%) Cognos
7 4 (2.02%) VMware
8 3 (1.52%) SAP
9 2 (1.01%) Adobe
9 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.01%) Citrix
9 2 (1.01%) IBM
9 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.51%) Avaya
10 1 (0.51%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.51%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.51%) Sage
10 1 (0.51%) Teradata