Period
to 18 September 2021

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

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 37 63
Rank change year-on-year -51 +26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 4 12 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.56% 3.63% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 12.77% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £24,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -17.24%
75th Percentile £34,625 £37,188 £35,000
90th Percentile £35,900 £37,500 £36,500
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 177 94 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.65% 28.40% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 35 68
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £25,800
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £29,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +47.06% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £78,750 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Northern Ireland

Power Platform
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Power Platform in Northern Ireland

Power Platform
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
County Antrim -32 3 £27,500 +22.22% 2
County Londonderry -10 1 £34,500 -
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Kentico
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 1 (25.00%) Power Automate
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) Kentico
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (25.00%) Power Automate
1 1 (25.00%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft