Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 78 129
Rank change year-on-year +22 +51 +69
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 171 157 143
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.61% 3.20% 2.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.60% 9.17% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 146 136 130
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,450
25th Percentile £37,885 £40,000 £34,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% +11.84%
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £52,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

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 1,474 1,713 1,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.71% 34.91% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,305 1,398 1,467
10th Percentile £33,600 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,813 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,501 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.00% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £77,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +20 7 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Oldham +5 4 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Wigan - 3 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 3 £65,000 - 1
Sale - 2 - -
Altrincham +1 1 £62,500 +66.67% 2
Bolton 0 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Power Platform
North West

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 132 (77.19%) Power BI
2 113 (66.08%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (52.63%) SQL
4 80 (46.78%) Azure
5 73 (42.69%) Data Warehouse
6 69 (40.35%) Microsoft
7 66 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
9 57 (33.33%) ETL
10 52 (30.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (26.32%) Analytics
12 44 (25.73%) Visualisation
13 41 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
15 37 (21.64%) Microsoft 365
16 36 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (18.13%) Data Modelling
17 31 (18.13%) T-SQL
18 30 (17.54%) Python
18 30 (17.54%) Migration
18 30 (17.54%) PowerApps
19 27 (15.79%) Data Science
20 26 (15.20%) Data Quality
21 25 (14.62%) AWS
22 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 24 (14.04%) Finance
22 24 (14.04%) Data Lake
23 23 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
24 22 (12.87%) SharePoint
25 21 (12.28%) Cognos

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 (12.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.75%) IIS
3 2 (1.17%) Apache
3 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.17%) SAS
4 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.58%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 80 (46.78%) Azure
2 37 (21.64%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (17.54%) PowerApps
4 25 (14.62%) AWS
5 15 (8.77%) Azure Data Factory
5 15 (8.77%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (7.02%) Matillion
7 11 (6.43%) Serverless
8 10 (5.85%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (4.09%) Amazon SageMaker
10 7 (4.09%) OneDrive
10 7 (4.09%) Yammer
11 4 (2.34%) GCP
12 3 (1.75%) Azure Stack
12 3 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.75%) Power Automate
13 2 (1.17%) GitHub
14 1 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) DHCP
1 7 (4.09%) DNS
2 4 (2.34%) LAN
2 4 (2.34%) NAS
2 4 (2.34%) SAN
2 4 (2.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (77.19%) Power BI
2 73 (42.69%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (38.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
5 52 (30.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (14.04%) Data Lake
6 24 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (11.70%) Tableau
8 17 (9.94%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (9.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (8.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 14 (8.19%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (7.02%) QlikView
13 11 (6.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (6.43%) Snowflake Schema
14 5 (2.92%) Data Mining
15 4 (2.34%) Looker
15 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (1.75%) Big Data
16 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Marketing
3 5 (2.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.17%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.58%) Housing Association
5 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (25.15%) Analyst
2 41 (23.98%) Developer
3 27 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 26 (15.20%) Data Engineer
5 21 (12.28%) Data Analyst
6 14 (8.19%) Team Leader
7 10 (5.85%) Power BI Developer
7 10 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Applications Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Associate Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (4.09%) Collaboration Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Systems Support Engineer
11 5 (2.92%) Architect
11 5 (2.92%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) .NET
2 7 (4.09%) ggplot2
3 5 (2.92%) CSS
4 4 (2.34%) HTML
4 4 (2.34%) JSON
4 4 (2.34%) React
4 4 (2.34%) XML
5 3 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.75%) jQuery
5 3 (1.75%) Node.js
6 2 (1.17%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.17%) MDX
6 2 (1.17%) PySpark
7 1 (0.58%) COM
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Graph
7 1 (0.58%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.34%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.17%) EPoS
5 2 (1.17%) NHS
5 2 (1.17%) Podcast
6 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.58%) Blog
6 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (66.08%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (33.33%) ETL
3 45 (26.32%) Analytics
4 44 (25.73%) Visualisation
5 41 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (18.13%) Data Modelling
7 30 (17.54%) Migration
8 27 (15.79%) Data Science
9 23 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (9.36%) Data Transformation
12 14 (8.19%) Decision-Making
12 14 (8.19%) Kimball Methodology
13 13 (7.60%) CRM
14 12 (7.02%) Collaborative Working
14 12 (7.02%) Project Management
15 11 (6.43%) Data Analytics
15 11 (6.43%) Data Management
15 11 (6.43%) ERP
15 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (52.63%) SQL
2 31 (18.13%) T-SQL
3 30 (17.54%) Python
4 16 (9.36%) R
5 13 (7.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 10 (5.85%) C
7 7 (4.09%) C#
8 6 (3.51%) Java
9 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.75%) Scala
11 2 (1.17%) U-SQL
11 2 (1.17%) VBA
12 1 (0.58%) ABAP
12 1 (0.58%) DataFlex
12 1 (0.58%) Go
12 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 4 (2.34%) ACCA
2 4 (2.34%) CIMA
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.20%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.09%) QA
3 5 (2.92%) GDPR
4 4 (2.34%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.28%) Cognos
3 15 (8.77%) Databricks
4 5 (2.92%) Alteryx
5 4 (2.34%) VMware
6 3 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.17%) Avaya
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle
7 2 (1.17%) Sage
7 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.17%) Teradata
7 2 (1.17%) Vertica
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards