Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 163 230
Rank change year-on-year +66 +67 +104
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,086 1,815 1,419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.96% 2.21% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.87% 8.06% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,632 1,254
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12,247 22,524 21,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.40% 27.37% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9,986 18,076 17,462
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the UK excluding London

Power Platform
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Power Platform in the UK excluding London

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in the UK excluding London

Power Platform
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
South East +83 288 £52,500 +10.53% 51
North of England +31 265 £44,000 +3.53% 51
Midlands +46 224 £47,500 +6.74% 51
West Midlands +56 173 £50,000 +11.11% 32
South West +98 139 £45,000 +5.88% 16
North West +17 138 £44,500 +4.71% 28
Yorkshire +41 90 £48,750 +14.71% 13
East of England +8 68 £52,500 +16.67% 33
Wales +36 50 £47,500 +25.00%
East Midlands +13 50 £42,500 -4.49% 19
Scotland +28 46 £50,000 +11.11% 28
North East +33 37 £37,750 -4.43% 10
Channel Islands - 8 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland +9 4 - -
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 992 (91.34%) Power BI
2 860 (79.19%) Business Intelligence
3 674 (62.06%) SQL
4 480 (44.20%) Microsoft
5 446 (41.07%) SQL Server
6 401 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 400 (36.83%) Azure
8 347 (31.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 329 (30.29%) Data Warehouse
10 271 (24.95%) Analytics
11 262 (24.13%) Visualisation
12 243 (22.38%) Finance
12 243 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
13 239 (22.01%) ETL
14 227 (20.90%) Tableau
15 213 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 209 (19.24%) T-SQL
17 202 (18.60%) Python
18 201 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
19 190 (17.50%) Data Modelling
20 157 (14.46%) .NET
21 156 (14.36%) Microsoft Excel
22 153 (14.09%) Data Visualisation
23 151 (13.90%) C#
24 137 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
25 132 (12.15%) SharePoint
26 121 (11.14%) DevOps
27 120 (11.05%) AWS
27 120 (11.05%) Data Analysis
28 117 (10.77%) PowerApps

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 132 (12.15%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 31 (2.85%) SAS
4 17 (1.57%) Apache
5 9 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (0.74%) IIS
6 8 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.55%) Apache Synapse
8 6 (0.55%) Confluence
8 6 (0.55%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.46%) CMS
9 5 (0.46%) Luigi
9 5 (0.46%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.28%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 156 (14.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 64 (5.89%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.92%) SPSS
5 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.18%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.092%) Weka
Business Applications
1 42 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.55%) Carpe Diem
3 6 (0.55%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.46%) Aareon QL
4 5 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.28%) Primavera
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) Line 500
7 1 (0.092%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.092%) Raiser's Edge
7 1 (0.092%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.092%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.092%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 400 (36.83%) Azure
2 120 (11.05%) AWS
3 117 (10.77%) PowerApps
4 83 (7.64%) Office 365
5 72 (6.63%) Dynamics 365
6 65 (5.99%) Azure Data Factory
7 52 (4.79%) SaaS
8 39 (3.59%) IaaS
9 38 (3.50%) PaaS
10 37 (3.41%) Serverless
11 36 (3.31%) Power Automate
12 31 (2.85%) Azure Active Directory
13 27 (2.49%) OneDrive
14 23 (2.12%) GCP
15 19 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
16 17 (1.57%) Azure Machine Learning
16 17 (1.57%) Azure Stack
17 16 (1.47%) Azure Functions
18 15 (1.38%) Google Analytics
19 13 (1.20%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.47%) DNS
2 15 (1.38%) Internet
3 13 (1.20%) Intranet
4 11 (1.01%) Skype
5 7 (0.64%) LAN
5 7 (0.64%) WAN
6 6 (0.55%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.28%) DHCP
8 3 (0.28%) Extranet
8 3 (0.28%) Firewall
8 3 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.18%) WebEx
9 2 (0.18%) Wireless
10 1 (0.092%) CTI
10 1 (0.092%) IPv4
10 1 (0.092%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 992 (91.34%) Power BI
2 446 (41.07%) SQL Server
3 401 (36.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 347 (31.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 329 (30.29%) Data Warehouse
6 213 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 110 (10.13%) Big Data
8 101 (9.30%) Data Lake
9 70 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
10 55 (5.06%) QlikView
11 54 (4.97%) BusinessObjects
12 46 (4.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 46 (4.24%) Relational Database
13 40 (3.68%) Hadoop
14 38 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
15 37 (3.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 37 (3.41%) OLAP
16 33 (3.04%) NoSQL
17 30 (2.76%) MySQL
18 29 (2.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 49 (4.51%) Visual Studio
2 40 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.30%) JIRA
4 20 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.92%) Subversion
8 8 (0.74%) NUnit
9 6 (0.55%) Selenium
9 6 (0.55%) Visual Studio Code
9 6 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.28%) ERwin
11 3 (0.28%) RStudio
11 3 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.18%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.18%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 243 (22.38%) Finance
2 64 (5.89%) Law
3 47 (4.33%) Marketing
4 40 (3.68%) Public Sector
5 34 (3.13%) Retail
6 25 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.93%) Banking
8 20 (1.84%) Local Government
9 19 (1.75%) Advertising
10 17 (1.57%) Legal
11 14 (1.29%) Back Office
12 13 (1.20%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.01%) Publishing
14 6 (0.55%) Electronics
15 5 (0.46%) Housing Association
16 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.37%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.28%) Police
18 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 391 (36.00%) Developer
2 294 (27.07%) Analyst
3 190 (17.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 130 (11.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 84 (7.73%) Data Analyst
6 73 (6.72%) Data Engineer
7 69 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 65 (5.99%) SQL Developer
9 54 (4.97%) Architect
10 51 (4.70%) Business Developer
11 48 (4.42%) Consultant
12 37 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 37 (3.41%) SQL Analyst
13 35 (3.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 35 (3.22%) Power BI Analyst
13 35 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
14 33 (3.04%) Power BI Developer
15 31 (2.85%) Data Architect
16 29 (2.67%) SQL BI Developer
17 28 (2.58%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (14.46%) .NET
2 65 (5.99%) HTML
3 54 (4.97%) ASP.NET
3 54 (4.97%) CSS
4 49 (4.51%) Web Services
5 28 (2.58%) HTML5
6 27 (2.49%) .NET Framework
7 26 (2.39%) AngularJS
8 23 (2.12%) MDX
9 21 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (1.84%) Kafka
11 19 (1.75%) .NET Core
12 16 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (1.38%) REST
14 14 (1.29%) Pandas
15 11 (1.01%) ASP.NET Core
15 11 (1.01%) NumPy
16 10 (0.92%) React
16 10 (0.92%) SOAP
16 10 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 201 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.04%) Data Structures
4 31 (2.85%) User Experience
5 26 (2.39%) Algorithms
6 23 (2.12%) Data Centre
7 22 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (1.57%) Cloud Native
10 14 (1.29%) Analytical Mindset
11 11 (1.01%) Clustering
12 9 (0.83%) Life Science
13 8 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.74%) Reinsurance
14 7 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
15 6 (0.55%) NHS
16 5 (0.46%) EPoS
16 5 (0.46%) iPad
16 5 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (8.10%) Windows
2 49 (4.51%) Windows Server
3 28 (2.58%) Linux
4 22 (2.03%) Windows 10
5 19 (1.75%) Unix
5 19 (1.75%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.83%) Android
9 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.092%) MVS
12 1 (0.092%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (79.19%) Business Intelligence
2 271 (24.95%) Analytics
3 262 (24.13%) Visualisation
4 243 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
5 239 (22.01%) ETL
6 190 (17.50%) Data Modelling
7 153 (14.09%) Data Visualisation
8 137 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
9 121 (11.14%) DevOps
10 120 (11.05%) Data Analysis
11 109 (10.04%) Machine Learning
12 95 (8.75%) Data Science
13 78 (7.18%) Data Analytics
14 76 (7.00%) Migration
15 75 (6.91%) CRM
16 68 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
17 66 (6.08%) ITIL
18 65 (5.99%) Data Management
19 63 (5.80%) Dashboard Development
20 62 (5.71%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 674 (62.06%) SQL
2 209 (19.24%) T-SQL
3 202 (18.60%) Python
4 151 (13.90%) C#
5 84 (7.73%) JavaScript
6 80 (7.37%) PowerShell
7 77 (7.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 70 (6.45%) R
9 52 (4.79%) Java
10 35 (3.22%) VBA
11 24 (2.21%) PL/SQL
11 24 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 15 (1.38%) X++
13 14 (1.29%) Scala
14 13 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.01%) VB
16 8 (0.74%) Korn
17 7 (0.64%) C++
18 5 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 113 (10.41%) Degree
2 33 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.38%) MCSA
6 15 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
8 7 (0.64%) PhD
9 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.55%) MCSE
10 4 (0.37%) ISEB
11 3 (0.28%) CIMA
11 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.28%) MBCS
11 3 (0.28%) MCPD
12 2 (0.18%) ACCA
12 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.092%) HND
13 1 (0.092%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.17%) Data Quality
2 34 (3.13%) GDPR
3 25 (2.30%) QA
4 19 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.38%) SLA
6 12 (1.10%) NIST
6 12 (1.10%) PMO
7 11 (1.01%) NIST 800
8 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.18%) IFRS
9 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.092%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 59 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.66%) Hyper-V
3 15 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.29%) Docker
5 13 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.37%) HDFS
8 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.092%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.092%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 22 (2.03%) Terraform
2 14 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.01%) SCVMM
4 10 (0.92%) Ansible
4 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (0.74%) Puppet
6 7 (0.64%) Kibana
7 6 (0.55%) Grafana
7 6 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.37%) SCCM
9 3 (0.28%) SCOM
9 3 (0.28%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.18%) WSUS
11 1 (0.092%) Oozie
Vendors
1 480 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 227 (20.90%) Tableau
3 56 (5.16%) Oracle
4 44 (4.05%) SAP
5 38 (3.50%) Databricks
6 30 (2.76%) Google
7 24 (2.21%) Alteryx
7 24 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (2.12%) Cognos
9 16 (1.47%) VMware
10 15 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
11 14 (1.29%) Intapp
11 14 (1.29%) Nintex
12 12 (1.10%) Talend
12 12 (1.10%) Teradata
13 11 (1.01%) Informatica
13 11 (1.01%) PlateSpin
13 11 (1.01%) VirtaMove
14 10 (0.92%) Avaya
15 9 (0.83%) Hortonworks