Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 59 102
Rank change year-on-year +15 +43 +69
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 560 177 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.29% 4.47% 3.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.50% 12.26% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 488 150 309
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,563 £32,892
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,250 £46,250 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.16% +3.93% -1.11%
75th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,750 £60,000 £66,250
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 4,148 1,444 3,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.21% 36.43% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,280 1,170 2,803
10th Percentile £29,475 £27,664 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 19 October 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 19 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
West Midlands +12 418 £47,500 - 99
East Midlands -4 139 £45,000 +8.90% 34
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 463 (82.68%) Power BI
2 405 (72.32%) Business Intelligence
3 305 (54.46%) Microsoft
4 262 (46.79%) SQL
5 254 (45.36%) Azure
6 174 (31.07%) SQL Server
7 167 (29.82%) Analytics
8 158 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
9 146 (26.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 144 (25.71%) Social Skills
11 138 (24.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 121 (21.61%) ETL
13 103 (18.39%) Visualisation
14 102 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (18.21%) Dynamics 365
15 100 (17.86%) Data Modelling
16 98 (17.50%) PowerApps
17 93 (16.61%) Microsoft 365
18 88 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
19 86 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
19 86 (15.36%) Microsoft Excel
20 81 (14.46%) Azure Data Factory
21 79 (14.11%) Data Lake
22 78 (13.93%) T-SQL
23 76 (13.57%) Finance
24 75 (13.39%) Data Analysis
25 74 (13.21%) C#
25 74 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 71 (12.68%) SharePoint
27 68 (12.14%) CRM

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 71 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.25%) WordPress
3 6 (1.07%) CMS
3 6 (1.07%) Drupal
4 4 (0.71%) IIS
5 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.54%) Confluence
5 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.36%) Apache
6 2 (0.36%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Synapse
7 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.18%) Mendix
7 1 (0.18%) nginx
7 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 86 (15.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (5.54%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.71%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.54%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 54 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.07%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.71%) Maximo
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 500
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 254 (45.36%) Azure
2 102 (18.21%) Dynamics 365
3 98 (17.50%) PowerApps
4 93 (16.61%) Microsoft 365
5 81 (14.46%) Azure Data Factory
6 64 (11.43%) Power Automate
7 50 (8.93%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 29 (5.18%) Azure Logic Apps
9 20 (3.57%) AWS
9 20 (3.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 19 (3.39%) PaaS
10 19 (3.39%) SaaS
11 17 (3.04%) Azure Active Directory
12 15 (2.68%) OneDrive
13 14 (2.50%) IaaS
14 9 (1.61%) GCP
14 9 (1.61%) GitHub
14 9 (1.61%) Serverless
14 9 (1.61%) Snowflake
15 8 (1.43%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.39%) DHCP
1 19 (3.39%) DNS
2 14 (2.50%) LAN
2 14 (2.50%) WAN
3 12 (2.14%) Intranet
3 12 (2.14%) VPN
4 6 (1.07%) Firewall
4 6 (1.07%) Internet
4 6 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) ADSL
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.18%) HTTP
6 1 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) Skype
6 1 (0.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (82.68%) Power BI
2 174 (31.07%) SQL Server
3 158 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
4 146 (26.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 138 (24.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 79 (14.11%) Data Lake
7 74 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 58 (10.36%) Tableau
9 45 (8.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 23 (4.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 19 (3.39%) QlikView
12 18 (3.21%) Star Schema
13 17 (3.04%) Big Data
13 17 (3.04%) MySQL
13 17 (3.04%) Relational Database
14 16 (2.86%) OLAP
14 16 (2.86%) SQL Server 2019
15 15 (2.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 15 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 27 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.93%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.25%) JIRA
6 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.36%) Subversion
9 1 (0.18%) Appium
9 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.18%) JMeter
9 1 (0.18%) JUnit
9 1 (0.18%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.18%) REST Assured
9 1 (0.18%) Selenium
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 144 (25.71%) Social Skills
2 88 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (13.57%) Finance
4 38 (6.79%) Marketing
5 36 (6.43%) Law
6 34 (6.07%) Presentation Skills
7 30 (5.36%) Public Sector
7 30 (5.36%) Retail
8 27 (4.82%) Organisational Skills
9 20 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
10 12 (2.14%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.96%) Automotive
12 8 (1.43%) Publishing
13 5 (0.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 5 (0.89%) Legal
14 4 (0.71%) Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Social Housing
16 2 (0.36%) Advertising
16 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 171 (30.54%) Developer
2 138 (24.64%) Analyst
3 94 (16.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 65 (11.61%) Data Analyst
5 59 (10.54%) Data Engineer
6 52 (9.29%) Consultant
7 39 (6.96%) Architect
8 30 (5.36%) Power BI Developer
9 29 (5.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 25 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (4.46%) SQL Developer
11 19 (3.39%) Data Architect
12 18 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 16 (2.86%) IT Technician
14 15 (2.68%) Business Developer
14 15 (2.68%) Data Consultant
14 15 (2.68%) Senior Developer
14 15 (2.68%) Support Analyst
15 13 (2.32%) IT Support
15 13 (2.32%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (9.46%) .NET
2 33 (5.89%) MDX
3 24 (4.29%) HTML
4 20 (3.57%) REST
5 18 (3.21%) Web Services
6 17 (3.04%) CSS
7 13 (2.32%) XML
8 12 (2.14%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.79%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.61%) SOAP
11 8 (1.43%) JSON
11 8 (1.43%) PySpark
11 8 (1.43%) RESTful
11 8 (1.43%) SAML
12 7 (1.25%) Blazor
12 7 (1.25%) React
13 6 (1.07%) Entity Framework
14 5 (0.89%) .NET Core
15 4 (0.71%) NumPy
15 4 (0.71%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 20 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 15 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (2.32%) Analytical Mindset
4 13 (2.32%) Driving Licence
5 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.43%) User Experience
7 7 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.07%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.07%) Housing Association
8 6 (1.07%) Industry 4.0
8 6 (1.07%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.07%) Life Science
8 6 (1.07%) Social Media
9 5 (0.89%) Legacy Systems
10 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.54%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.29%) Windows
2 35 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 18 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.04%) Linux
5 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.14%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.89%) Unix
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (72.32%) Business Intelligence
2 167 (29.82%) Analytics
3 121 (21.61%) ETL
4 103 (18.39%) Visualisation
5 102 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (17.86%) Data Modelling
7 86 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
8 75 (13.39%) Data Analysis
9 68 (12.14%) CRM
10 65 (11.61%) Migration
11 51 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 46 (8.21%) DevOps
12 46 (8.21%) Machine Learning
13 45 (8.04%) Decision-Making
13 45 (8.04%) ERP
14 44 (7.86%) Data Visualisation
15 42 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
16 41 (7.32%) Data Analytics
17 40 (7.14%) Requirements Gathering
18 38 (6.79%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 262 (46.79%) SQL
2 78 (13.93%) T-SQL
3 74 (13.21%) C#
4 68 (12.14%) Python
5 54 (9.64%) PowerShell
6 47 (8.39%) JavaScript
7 45 (8.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 34 (6.07%) VBA
9 19 (3.39%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.86%) R
11 12 (2.14%) Java
12 7 (1.25%) PHP
12 7 (1.25%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.89%) VB
14 3 (0.54%) C++
15 2 (0.36%) C
15 2 (0.36%) Scala
15 2 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (7.86%) Degree
2 27 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.96%) MCSE
5 7 (1.25%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.71%) MCSA
8 4 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.36%) ACCA
9 2 (0.36%) CIMA
10 1 (0.18%) AAT
10 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.18%) MCP
10 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.54%) Data Quality
2 29 (5.18%) SLA
3 21 (3.75%) QA
4 12 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.43%) GDPR
6 7 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.07%) COBIT
8 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.36%) PMO
9 1 (0.18%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.18%) IASME
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) ITGC
9 1 (0.18%) NIST
9 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (7.68%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.43%) BitLocker
5 6 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (4.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 22 (3.93%) SCCM
3 14 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 305 (54.46%) Microsoft
2 64 (11.43%) Databricks
3 32 (5.71%) Oracle
4 19 (3.39%) Google
5 18 (3.21%) VMware
6 17 (3.04%) SAP
7 16 (2.86%) JD Edwards
8 14 (2.50%) Informatica
9 13 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.14%) Acronis
10 12 (2.14%) Citrix
10 12 (2.14%) MAPICS
10 12 (2.14%) Veeam
11 11 (1.96%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.43%) Okta
13 7 (1.25%) Birst
13 7 (1.25%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.07%) Infor
15 5 (0.89%) Cognos
15 5 (0.89%) IFS