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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 46 77
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +50
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 564 405 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.14% 5.04% 3.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.18% 13.15% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 430 351 222
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,525
25th Percentile £38,665 £37,740 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,625 £55,594
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,975
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 3,978 3,079 2,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.26% 38.33% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,934 2,572 2,034
10th Percentile £27,825 £30,000 £27,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,273 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -5 440 £52,500 +10.53% 79
East Midlands 0 121 £43,323 -5.82% 40
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 443 (78.55%) Power BI
2 345 (61.17%) Business Intelligence
3 319 (56.56%) SQL
4 303 (53.72%) Microsoft
5 282 (50.00%) Azure
6 190 (33.69%) Analytics
7 176 (31.21%) Agile
8 145 (25.71%) SQL Server
9 141 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 130 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 125 (22.16%) ETL
12 124 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
13 123 (21.81%) Visualisation
14 117 (20.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 117 (20.74%) Social Skills
15 114 (20.21%) Finance
16 108 (19.15%) Data Modelling
17 103 (18.26%) Python
18 101 (17.91%) Data Analysis
19 96 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
20 93 (16.49%) SharePoint
21 91 (16.13%) T-SQL
22 83 (14.72%) Microsoft Excel
23 82 (14.54%) DevOps
24 79 (14.01%) C#
25 77 (13.65%) Tableau
26 76 (13.48%) Azure Data Factory
27 75 (13.30%) Microsoft 365
28 73 (12.94%) .NET
29 71 (12.59%) PowerApps

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 93 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.13%) SAS
3 11 (1.95%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (1.77%) Apache
5 9 (1.60%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.24%) IIS
7 6 (1.06%) Liferay
7 6 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.71%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.53%) CMS
9 3 (0.53%) Confluence
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 83 (14.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.89%) SPSS
6 2 (0.35%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 15 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.48%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 282 (50.00%) Azure
2 76 (13.48%) Azure Data Factory
3 75 (13.30%) Microsoft 365
4 71 (12.59%) PowerApps
5 62 (10.99%) Dynamics 365
6 60 (10.64%) AWS
7 42 (7.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 42 (7.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 34 (6.03%) OneDrive
9 30 (5.32%) Power Automate
10 24 (4.26%) PaaS
11 20 (3.55%) GitHub
12 19 (3.37%) GCP
12 19 (3.37%) Smartsheet
13 16 (2.84%) SaaS
14 15 (2.66%) Azure Logic Apps
14 15 (2.66%) IaaS
15 12 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
16 11 (1.95%) Amazon S3
16 11 (1.95%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.90%) Firewall
2 19 (3.37%) WebEx
3 17 (3.01%) WAN
4 16 (2.84%) LAN
5 10 (1.77%) DHCP
6 9 (1.60%) DNS
7 8 (1.42%) VLAN
7 8 (1.42%) VPN
8 7 (1.24%) HTTP
9 6 (1.06%) SAN
9 6 (1.06%) SNMP
9 6 (1.06%) Wireless
10 3 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.35%) FTP
12 1 (0.18%) 5G
12 1 (0.18%) MPLS
12 1 (0.18%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (78.55%) Power BI
2 145 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 141 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 130 (23.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 117 (20.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 77 (13.65%) Tableau
7 68 (12.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (9.40%) Data Lake
9 49 (8.69%) Azure SQL Database
10 30 (5.32%) Relational Database
11 25 (4.43%) Looker
12 24 (4.26%) NoSQL
13 23 (4.08%) Power Query
14 20 (3.55%) Big Data
15 15 (2.66%) Metadata
15 15 (2.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (2.30%) MySQL
18 12 (2.13%) BigQuery
19 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 26 (4.61%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.30%) JIRA
4 10 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.24%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.06%) Postman
7 5 (0.89%) MSTest
7 5 (0.89%) NUnit
8 3 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.53%) GitLab
9 2 (0.35%) Subversion
10 1 (0.18%) Appium
10 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.18%) REST Assured
10 1 (0.18%) Selenium
10 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 124 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (20.74%) Social Skills
3 114 (20.21%) Finance
4 58 (10.28%) Marketing
5 38 (6.74%) Law
6 37 (6.56%) Influencing Skills
7 32 (5.67%) Retail
8 30 (5.32%) Banking
8 30 (5.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 24 (4.26%) Public Sector
10 21 (3.72%) Documentation Skills
11 19 (3.37%) Legal
12 17 (3.01%) Automotive
13 12 (2.13%) Local Government
13 12 (2.13%) Publishing
14 11 (1.95%) Organisational Skills
15 10 (1.77%) Manufacturing
16 9 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
17 8 (1.42%) Games
18 4 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 187 (33.16%) Developer
2 104 (18.44%) Analyst
3 76 (13.48%) Data Engineer
4 61 (10.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 43 (7.62%) Architect
6 39 (6.91%) Consultant
7 32 (5.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 30 (5.32%) SQL Developer
9 27 (4.79%) Data Analyst
10 26 (4.61%) Power BI Developer
10 26 (4.61%) Senior Developer
11 21 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.55%) Azure Developer
13 19 (3.37%) Incident Manager
13 19 (3.37%) Major Incident Manager
14 18 (3.19%) SQL BI Developer
15 17 (3.01%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 17 (3.01%) Financial Analyst
15 17 (3.01%) Junior
15 17 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (12.94%) .NET
2 32 (5.67%) HTML
2 32 (5.67%) SOAP
2 32 (5.67%) XML
3 30 (5.32%) JSON
4 27 (4.79%) CSS
5 26 (4.61%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.26%) jQuery
6 24 (4.26%) REST
7 21 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (3.72%) RESTful
7 21 (3.72%) Web Services
8 20 (3.55%) AngularJS
9 16 (2.84%) PySpark
10 13 (2.30%) .NET Core
10 13 (2.30%) HTML5
11 8 (1.42%) WCF
12 7 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (1.24%) MDX
13 6 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.74%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.85%) Housing Association
3 16 (2.84%) Driving Licence
3 16 (2.84%) NHS
4 14 (2.48%) Data Structures
4 14 (2.48%) IoT
5 12 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.77%) Replication
6 10 (1.77%) User Experience
7 8 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.42%) Handset
8 6 (1.06%) Clustering
8 6 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.53%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.35%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.46%) Windows
2 39 (6.91%) Windows 10
3 16 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.42%) Windows XP
5 7 (1.24%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (1.06%) Unix
7 5 (0.89%) Android
8 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.53%) Linux
9 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.53%) VMS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (61.17%) Business Intelligence
2 190 (33.69%) Analytics
3 176 (31.21%) Agile
4 125 (22.16%) ETL
5 123 (21.81%) Visualisation
6 108 (19.15%) Data Modelling
7 101 (17.91%) Data Analysis
8 96 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
9 82 (14.54%) DevOps
10 70 (12.41%) Data Analytics
10 70 (12.41%) Data Visualisation
11 57 (10.11%) Data Engineering
12 54 (9.57%) ITIL
13 49 (8.69%) Scrum
14 48 (8.51%) Project Management
15 46 (8.16%) Data Architecture
16 45 (7.98%) Process Improvement
17 42 (7.45%) Data Management
17 42 (7.45%) Time Management
18 41 (7.27%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 319 (56.56%) SQL
2 103 (18.26%) Python
3 91 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 79 (14.01%) C#
5 52 (9.22%) PowerShell
6 46 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 30 (5.32%) Java
8 22 (3.90%) VBA
9 21 (3.72%) R
10 16 (2.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 14 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.95%) C
13 10 (1.77%) C++
14 7 (1.24%) ABAP
14 7 (1.24%) Groovy
15 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.89%) VB
17 3 (0.53%) HiveQL
18 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (8.33%) Degree
2 17 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.60%) DBS Check
4 7 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.06%) MCSA
5 6 (1.06%) MCSE
5 6 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CIMA
8 1 (0.18%) ACCA
8 1 (0.18%) CFA
8 1 (0.18%) CISSP
8 1 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MBA
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.22%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.37%) SLA
3 17 (3.01%) QA
4 12 (2.13%) GDPR
5 11 (1.95%) PMO
6 8 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.71%) P3O
9 3 (0.53%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 60 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (3.37%) Docker
5 17 (3.01%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.53%) HDFS
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.84%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (1.77%) SCCM
3 6 (1.06%) WSUS
4 5 (0.89%) Ansible
5 2 (0.35%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 303 (53.72%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.69%) Google
3 39 (6.91%) Databricks
3 39 (6.91%) VMware
4 30 (5.32%) Oracle
5 29 (5.14%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (4.79%) Citrix
7 23 (4.08%) SAP
8 14 (2.48%) Veeam
9 10 (1.77%) Birst
9 10 (1.77%) Infor
9 10 (1.77%) JD Edwards
10 9 (1.60%) Civica
11 8 (1.42%) Acronis
11 8 (1.42%) MAPICS
11 8 (1.42%) Talend
12 5 (0.89%) Informatica
13 4 (0.71%) IFS
14 3 (0.53%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.53%) Workday