Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > Midlands
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 56 104
Rank change year-on-year +17 +48 +67
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 530 226 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.59% 4.33% 2.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.49% 13.11% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 463 195 302
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,525
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,888 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.06% +5.62% -6.32%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £63,725
England 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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,657 1,724 3,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.54% 33.05% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,904 1,387 2,723
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the Midlands

Power Platform
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Power Platform in the Midlands

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in the Midlands over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in the Midlands

Power Platform
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 August 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
West Midlands +17 412 £47,500 - 102
East Midlands +13 117 £44,825 +15.68% 32
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 439 (82.83%) Power BI
2 388 (73.21%) Business Intelligence
3 268 (50.57%) SQL
4 261 (49.25%) Microsoft
5 240 (45.28%) Azure
6 174 (32.83%) Analytics
7 159 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 144 (27.17%) SQL Server
9 135 (25.47%) Social Skills
10 120 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 118 (22.26%) ETL
11 118 (22.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 110 (20.75%) PowerApps
13 104 (19.62%) Microsoft Excel
14 102 (19.25%) Dynamics 365
15 94 (17.74%) Visualisation
16 92 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
17 87 (16.42%) Finance
18 84 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (15.09%) Data Modelling
20 74 (13.96%) C#
20 74 (13.96%) Power Automate
21 73 (13.77%) Azure Data Factory
21 73 (13.77%) SharePoint
21 73 (13.77%) Python
22 71 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
23 67 (12.64%) Microsoft 365
24 66 (12.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 65 (12.26%) Data Analysis
26 62 (11.70%) Data Lake

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 73 (13.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.57%) Apache
3 3 (0.57%) SAS
3 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.38%) Confluence
4 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 104 (19.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (4.34%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (1.32%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.38%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 42 (7.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.94%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.94%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 4 (0.75%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.38%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.19%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 240 (45.28%) Azure
2 110 (20.75%) PowerApps
3 102 (19.25%) Dynamics 365
4 74 (13.96%) Power Automate
5 73 (13.77%) Azure Data Factory
6 67 (12.64%) Microsoft 365
7 54 (10.19%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 36 (6.79%) Azure Logic Apps
9 24 (4.53%) AWS
10 19 (3.58%) SaaS
11 16 (3.02%) Serverless
12 15 (2.83%) IaaS
12 15 (2.83%) OneDrive
12 15 (2.83%) PaaS
13 13 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (2.45%) Azure Functions
14 11 (2.08%) Snowflake
15 10 (1.89%) Azure Stack
16 9 (1.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 8 (1.51%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.40%) DNS
2 17 (3.21%) DHCP
3 16 (3.02%) Intranet
4 7 (1.32%) LAN
4 7 (1.32%) WAN
5 6 (1.13%) VPN
5 6 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.94%) Internet
7 3 (0.57%) Firewall
8 2 (0.38%) FTP
8 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.19%) ADSL
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.19%) DKIM
9 1 (0.19%) DMARC
9 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.19%) Skype
9 1 (0.19%) WebEx
9 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (82.83%) Power BI
2 159 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 144 (27.17%) SQL Server
4 120 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 118 (22.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (12.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (11.70%) Data Lake
8 57 (10.75%) Tableau
9 44 (8.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 24 (4.53%) Data Mining
11 22 (4.15%) MySQL
12 21 (3.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 21 (3.96%) QlikView
13 19 (3.58%) Big Data
14 18 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (3.40%) Relational Database
15 15 (2.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 15 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (2.64%) OLAP
17 12 (2.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (3.02%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.75%) JIRA
6 2 (0.38%) MSTest
6 2 (0.38%) NUnit
7 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.19%) JUnit
7 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 135 (25.47%) Social Skills
2 87 (16.42%) Finance
3 84 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (6.60%) Presentation Skills
5 32 (6.04%) Marketing
6 31 (5.85%) Law
7 22 (4.15%) Retail
8 20 (3.77%) Public Sector
9 17 (3.21%) Organisational Skills
10 15 (2.83%) Influencing Skills
11 11 (2.08%) Games
12 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
13 8 (1.51%) Publishing
14 7 (1.32%) Automotive
15 4 (0.75%) Legal
15 4 (0.75%) Social Housing
16 2 (0.38%) Advertising
16 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 166 (31.32%) Developer
2 133 (25.09%) Analyst
3 69 (13.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 63 (11.89%) Data Analyst
5 48 (9.06%) Data Engineer
6 39 (7.36%) Architect
7 38 (7.17%) Consultant
8 35 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 31 (5.85%) Power BI Developer
10 27 (5.09%) Data Architect
11 26 (4.91%) SQL Developer
12 25 (4.72%) Azure Engineer
13 19 (3.58%) Power BI Analyst
14 18 (3.40%) Business Developer
14 18 (3.40%) Senior Developer
14 18 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.02%) Azure Architect
16 14 (2.64%) Data Manager
16 14 (2.64%) SQL BI Developer
17 12 (2.26%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.57%) .NET
2 34 (6.42%) HTML
3 24 (4.53%) CSS
3 24 (4.53%) MDX
4 22 (4.15%) Web Services
5 17 (3.21%) REST
6 16 (3.02%) ASP.NET
7 13 (2.45%) .NET Framework
8 10 (1.89%) jQuery
9 9 (1.70%) XML
10 8 (1.51%) Entity Framework
10 8 (1.51%) Pandas
10 8 (1.51%) React
10 8 (1.51%) RESTful
11 6 (1.13%) .NET Core
11 6 (1.13%) Blazor
11 6 (1.13%) JSON
12 5 (0.94%) SOAP
13 4 (0.75%) COM
13 4 (0.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.17%) Management Information System
2 14 (2.64%) Driving Licence
3 11 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 10 (1.89%) Housing Association
5 8 (1.51%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (1.51%) User Experience
6 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.94%) Legacy Systems
8 5 (0.94%) Mobile Games
8 5 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.75%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.75%) Industry 4.0
9 4 (0.75%) Internet of Things
9 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.75%) Social Media
9 4 (0.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.66%) Windows
2 21 (3.96%) Windows 10
3 14 (2.64%) Linux
3 14 (2.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.70%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.75%) Unix
7 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.38%) SUSE
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.19%) Android
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (73.21%) Business Intelligence
2 174 (32.83%) Analytics
3 118 (22.26%) ETL
4 94 (17.74%) Visualisation
5 92 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (15.09%) Data Modelling
7 71 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
8 65 (12.26%) Data Analysis
9 55 (10.38%) CRM
9 55 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (9.62%) Data Analytics
11 45 (8.49%) ERP
12 44 (8.30%) Business Analysis
12 44 (8.30%) Decision-Making
12 44 (8.30%) Migration
13 41 (7.74%) Data Visualisation
14 40 (7.55%) DevOps
15 39 (7.36%) Project Management
16 38 (7.17%) ITIL
17 37 (6.98%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 268 (50.57%) SQL
2 74 (13.96%) C#
3 73 (13.77%) Python
4 61 (11.51%) T-SQL
5 58 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 46 (8.68%) PowerShell
7 34 (6.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 32 (6.04%) VBA
9 15 (2.83%) R
10 13 (2.45%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.26%) Java
12 10 (1.89%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.51%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.51%) U-SQL
14 6 (1.13%) Perl
14 6 (1.13%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.57%) Scala
16 2 (0.38%) HiveQL
16 2 (0.38%) Ruby
16 2 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (8.87%) Degree
2 31 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.75%) MCSA
7 3 (0.57%) CISA
7 3 (0.57%) CISM
7 3 (0.57%) CISSP
7 3 (0.57%) ISSAP
7 3 (0.57%) ISSEP
7 3 (0.57%) MCSE
8 2 (0.38%) MCP
9 1 (0.19%) AAT
9 1 (0.19%) ACCA
9 1 (0.19%) CIMA
9 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.30%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.21%) QA
3 9 (1.70%) GDPR
3 9 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.51%) SLA
5 6 (1.13%) GRC
6 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.57%) NIST
7 3 (0.57%) PMO
8 2 (0.38%) COBIT
8 2 (0.38%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.19%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.19%) IASME
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.19%) ITGC
System Software
1 31 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.13%) Docker
4 6 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.57%) HDFS
6 3 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (2.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (1.51%) SCCM
4 6 (1.13%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.57%) Puppet
6 2 (0.38%) Kibana
7 1 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 261 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.81%) Databricks
3 25 (4.72%) SAP
4 18 (3.40%) ServiceNow
5 17 (3.21%) JD Edwards
5 17 (3.21%) Oracle
6 16 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (2.64%) Google
8 9 (1.70%) Acronis
8 9 (1.70%) MAPICS
8 9 (1.70%) Veeam
8 9 (1.70%) VMware
9 8 (1.51%) Cognos
9 8 (1.51%) Informatica
10 7 (1.32%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.13%) Birst
11 6 (1.13%) Infor
11 6 (1.13%) Talend
12 5 (0.94%) IFS
12 5 (0.94%) Sparx