Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 91 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +121
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 229 66 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.12% 2.56% 3.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.08% 7.31% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 196 59 199
10th Percentile £32,125 £37,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,281 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% -11.11%
75th Percentile £60,000 £59,375 £50,625
90th Percentile £69,375 £60,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year - +10.43% -4.12%

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 2,522 903 1,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.38% 35.07% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,042 783 1,600
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,313 £42,500 £36,258
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 October 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 18 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
Stockport - 14 £55,000 - 3
Altrincham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bury - 5 £45,000 -
Bolton - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wigan - 2 £33,750 - 1
Heywood - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
Power Platform
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 206 (89.96%) Power BI
2 163 (71.18%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (61.14%) SQL
4 102 (44.54%) Microsoft
5 81 (35.37%) Azure
5 81 (35.37%) Analytics
6 74 (32.31%) Visualisation
7 72 (31.44%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (27.95%) SQL Server
9 62 (27.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (24.45%) Tableau
11 56 (24.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 56 (24.45%) Social Skills
12 49 (21.40%) Microsoft Excel
13 47 (20.52%) Data Modelling
13 47 (20.52%) ETL
14 46 (20.09%) Finance
15 45 (19.65%) Data Analysis
15 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (19.21%) Data Visualisation
17 40 (17.47%) DevOps
18 36 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 33 (14.41%) T-SQL
19 33 (14.41%) Microsoft 365
20 32 (13.97%) Dynamics 365
21 30 (13.10%) CRM
21 30 (13.10%) Law
22 29 (12.66%) Python
23 27 (11.79%) Data Management

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 22 (9.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.75%) Jupyter
2 4 (1.75%) SAS
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (21.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.44%) SPSS
6 1 (0.44%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (7.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.75%) Maximo
4 4 (1.75%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 81 (35.37%) Azure
2 33 (14.41%) Microsoft 365
3 32 (13.97%) Dynamics 365
4 24 (10.48%) Azure Data Factory
5 20 (8.73%) PowerApps
6 17 (7.42%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 17 (7.42%) Power Automate
7 14 (6.11%) Azure Logic Apps
8 11 (4.80%) AWS
9 8 (3.49%) Azure Key Vault
9 8 (3.49%) GCP
9 8 (3.49%) Google Analytics
10 7 (3.06%) SaaS
11 5 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (2.18%) Google Workspace
12 4 (1.75%) Google Ads
12 4 (1.75%) Snowflake
13 3 (1.31%) Azure Functions
13 3 (1.31%) Azure Service Bus
13 3 (1.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) LAN
1 2 (0.87%) WAN
2 1 (0.44%) DHCP
2 1 (0.44%) DNS
2 1 (0.44%) Firewall
2 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (89.96%) Power BI
2 72 (31.44%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (27.95%) SQL Server
4 62 (27.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (24.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (24.45%) Tableau
6 36 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (8.30%) Data Lake
8 16 (6.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 15 (6.55%) Power Query
10 12 (5.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (3.49%) OLAP
11 8 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.49%) QlikView
11 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.62%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (6.55%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.31%) JIRA
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) AppVeyor
6 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.44%) Postman
General
1 58 (25.33%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (24.45%) Social Skills
3 46 (20.09%) Finance
4 30 (13.10%) Law
5 18 (7.86%) Marketing
5 18 (7.86%) Retail
6 7 (3.06%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (2.62%) Advertising
7 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.62%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (2.18%) Legal
8 5 (2.18%) Publishing
9 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.31%) Automotive
10 3 (1.31%) Banking
11 2 (0.87%) Billing
12 1 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.44%) Local Government
12 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (29.26%) Developer
2 63 (27.51%) Analyst
3 43 (18.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 30 (13.10%) Consultant
5 25 (10.92%) Data Analyst
6 20 (8.73%) Data Engineer
7 15 (6.55%) Insight Analyst
7 15 (6.55%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (5.68%) SQL Analyst
9 12 (5.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (5.24%) Power BI Analyst
10 11 (4.80%) Power BI Developer
11 10 (4.37%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.37%) Senior Insight Analyst
12 9 (3.93%) Business Developer
13 8 (3.49%) Azure Engineer
14 7 (3.06%) Analytics Consultant
15 6 (2.62%) Architect
15 6 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Lead
15 6 (2.62%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.86%) .NET
2 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET
2 9 (3.93%) XML
3 8 (3.49%) MDX
3 8 (3.49%) Web Services
3 8 (3.49%) YAML
4 5 (2.18%) JSON
5 4 (1.75%) ODBC
5 4 (1.75%) Pandas
6 3 (1.31%) CSS
6 3 (1.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.87%) .NET Core
7 2 (0.87%) D3.js
7 2 (0.87%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (0.87%) REST
7 2 (0.87%) ServiceStack
7 2 (0.87%) Spring
8 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.44%) Node.js
8 1 (0.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.55%) Data Structures
2 14 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.37%) Algorithms
3 10 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (3.06%) User Experience
6 6 (2.62%) Legacy Systems
7 5 (2.18%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.31%) Life Science
9 3 (1.31%) NHS
9 3 (1.31%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.87%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.87%) Robotics
10 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) Blog
11 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.44%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.06%) Windows
2 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (71.18%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (35.37%) Analytics
3 74 (32.31%) Visualisation
4 47 (20.52%) Data Modelling
4 47 (20.52%) ETL
5 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (19.65%) Data Analysis
6 44 (19.21%) Data Visualisation
7 40 (17.47%) DevOps
8 30 (13.10%) CRM
9 27 (11.79%) Data Management
10 26 (11.35%) Data Science
11 25 (10.92%) Requirements Gathering
12 22 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (9.17%) Actionable Insight
13 21 (9.17%) ERP
14 20 (8.73%) Data Transformation
15 17 (7.42%) Business Analysis
15 17 (7.42%) Data Architecture
15 17 (7.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 140 (61.14%) SQL
2 33 (14.41%) T-SQL
3 29 (12.66%) Python
4 22 (9.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 18 (7.86%) PowerShell
5 18 (7.86%) R
6 17 (7.42%) VBA
7 9 (3.93%) C#
8 6 (2.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.18%) X++
10 3 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.87%) C
11 2 (0.87%) Java
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (4.37%) Degree
2 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.87%) AAT
3 2 (0.87%) ACCA
3 2 (0.87%) CIMA
3 2 (0.87%) MCSE
3 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) APMG
4 1 (0.44%) CCNA
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.62%) QA
3 4 (1.75%) GDPR
4 2 (0.87%) PMO
4 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.31%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.31%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.44%) Kibana
3 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (44.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.99%) Google
3 15 (6.55%) Oracle
4 9 (3.93%) Databricks
5 7 (3.06%) Alteryx
6 6 (2.62%) Citrix
7 4 (1.75%) SAP
7 4 (1.75%) VMware
8 3 (1.31%) Adobe
8 3 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.87%) Cognos
9 2 (0.87%) IBM
9 2 (0.87%) Marketo
10 1 (0.44%) Capita
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco
10 1 (0.44%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.44%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.44%) Optimizely
10 1 (0.44%) Sage
10 1 (0.44%) Spiceworks