Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 219 318
Rank change year-on-year +67 +99 +302
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,845 1,415 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.29% 1.52% 1.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.20% 6.80% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 1,151 881
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 22,502 20,796 16,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 27.92% 22.33% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18,078 16,965 13,738
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Power Platform as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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
North of England +100 518 £42,500 +6.25% 102
South East +39 464 £46,500 -7.00% 76
Midlands +54 352 £44,500 -6.32% 89
North West +113 307 £42,500 - 63
West Midlands +76 238 £44,000 -7.37% 66
East of England +76 187 £45,000 +1.35% 47
Yorkshire +42 184 £45,000 +13.21% 30
South West +19 154 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Scotland +53 117 £45,000 +7.78% 29
East Midlands +12 108 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Wales +24 47 £38,000 +5.56% 10
North East +17 28 £45,500 +21.33% 9
Northern Ireland -6 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 1,755 (95.12%) Power BI
2 1,613 (87.43%) Business Intelligence
3 1,092 (59.19%) SQL
4 778 (42.17%) SQL Server
5 774 (41.95%) Microsoft
6 731 (39.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 722 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 610 (33.06%) Data Warehouse
9 574 (31.11%) Analytics
10 568 (30.79%) Azure
11 476 (25.80%) ETL
12 453 (24.55%) Visualisation
13 432 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
14 408 (22.11%) Tableau
15 392 (21.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 379 (20.54%) Finance
17 378 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
18 323 (17.51%) T-SQL
19 287 (15.56%) Data Modelling
20 281 (15.23%) Microsoft Excel
21 252 (13.66%) SharePoint
22 241 (13.06%) QlikView
23 229 (12.41%) Data Visualisation
24 216 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
25 210 (11.38%) Office 365
26 208 (11.27%) C#
27 205 (11.11%) Python
28 204 (11.06%) .NET
29 173 (9.38%) Data Analysis
30 153 (8.29%) Degree

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
1 252 (13.66%) SharePoint
2 67 (3.63%) SAS
3 34 (1.84%) Apache Spark
4 26 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.36%) IIS
6 24 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.81%) Apache
8 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.49%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.49%) WordPress
10 7 (0.38%) CMS
11 5 (0.27%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.27%) Confluence
11 5 (0.27%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.27%) SugarCRM
11 5 (0.27%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.22%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 281 (15.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 115 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
4 20 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.49%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.054%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 96 (5.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.54%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.49%) JDE OneWorld
5 9 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.43%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.38%) SAP BPC
8 6 (0.33%) OPENHousing
9 5 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.16%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.16%) SAP IBP
12 2 (0.11%) HFM
12 2 (0.11%) Maximo
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 568 (30.79%) Azure
2 210 (11.38%) Office 365
3 139 (7.53%) PowerApps
4 134 (7.26%) Dynamics 365
5 95 (5.15%) AWS
6 89 (4.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 51 (2.76%) Microsoft Flow
8 46 (2.49%) PaaS
9 28 (1.52%) OneDrive
10 26 (1.41%) Google Analytics
11 23 (1.25%) GCP
11 23 (1.25%) Serverless
12 21 (1.14%) Yammer
13 20 (1.08%) IaaS
14 17 (0.92%) Azure Functions
15 14 (0.76%) SaaS
16 9 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (0.49%) Boomi
16 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.98%) DNS
1 18 (0.98%) Network Security
2 17 (0.92%) DHCP
3 15 (0.81%) Internet
4 14 (0.76%) Intranet
5 13 (0.70%) Firewall
6 12 (0.65%) SAN
6 12 (0.65%) WAN
7 10 (0.54%) DKIM
7 10 (0.54%) DMARC
7 10 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (0.54%) IMAP
7 10 (0.54%) POP3
7 10 (0.54%) SMTP
7 10 (0.54%) VoIP
7 10 (0.54%) VPN
8 9 (0.49%) Skype
8 9 (0.49%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.33%) Broadband
10 5 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,755 (95.12%) Power BI
2 778 (42.17%) SQL Server
3 731 (39.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 722 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 610 (33.06%) Data Warehouse
6 392 (21.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 241 (13.06%) QlikView
8 109 (5.91%) Data Lake
9 104 (5.64%) Big Data
10 103 (5.58%) BusinessObjects
11 102 (5.53%) Qlik Sense
12 99 (5.37%) Relational Database
13 81 (4.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 68 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 60 (3.25%) Hadoop
15 60 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
16 58 (3.14%) Azure SQL Database
17 51 (2.76%) Data Mining
18 50 (2.71%) MySQL
18 50 (2.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 83 (4.50%) Visual Studio
2 62 (3.36%) JIRA
3 39 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 37 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (1.95%) Git (software)
6 28 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (0.43%) Fiddler
7 8 (0.43%) LINQPad
8 6 (0.33%) Selenium
9 5 (0.27%) Bitbucket
9 5 (0.27%) NUnit
10 4 (0.22%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.22%) GitLab
10 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.22%) MSTest
10 4 (0.22%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.22%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.22%) TestDirector
11 3 (0.16%) Maven
11 3 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 379 (20.54%) Finance
2 143 (7.75%) Retail
3 88 (4.77%) Marketing
4 76 (4.12%) Public Sector
5 65 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 46 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.52%) Law
8 26 (1.41%) Banking
8 26 (1.41%) Legal
9 23 (1.25%) Social Housing
10 21 (1.14%) Electronics
11 13 (0.70%) Billing
11 13 (0.70%) Local Government
12 12 (0.65%) Advertising
13 11 (0.60%) Back Office
14 10 (0.54%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.49%) Games
16 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 698 (37.83%) Developer
2 523 (28.35%) Analyst
3 430 (23.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 226 (12.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 198 (10.73%) Data Analyst
6 144 (7.80%) SQL Developer
7 122 (6.61%) Consultant
8 105 (5.69%) Business Developer
9 82 (4.44%) Architect
9 82 (4.44%) SQL BI Developer
10 80 (4.34%) Power BI Developer
11 75 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 60 (3.25%) Power BI Analyst
13 58 (3.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 52 (2.82%) SQL Analyst
15 48 (2.60%) Senior Developer
16 47 (2.55%) Junior
17 44 (2.38%) Business Manager
18 43 (2.33%) Senior Analyst
18 43 (2.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (11.06%) .NET
2 86 (4.66%) ASP.NET
3 75 (4.07%) HTML
4 56 (3.04%) Web Services
5 52 (2.82%) CSS
6 35 (1.90%) MDX
7 34 (1.84%) REST
8 33 (1.79%) JSON
9 32 (1.73%) jQuery
10 31 (1.68%) XML
11 30 (1.63%) AngularJS
12 25 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (1.14%) .NET Framework
14 19 (1.03%) HTML5
15 14 (0.76%) SOAP
16 13 (0.70%) .NET Core
16 13 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
17 11 (0.60%) EDI
18 10 (0.54%) MAPI
19 9 (0.49%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 378 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (6.23%) Management Information System
3 58 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (1.90%) Life Science
5 33 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (1.52%) Virtual Team
7 25 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 25 (1.36%) Replication
8 19 (1.03%) User Experience
9 18 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (0.98%) Public Cloud
10 17 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 16 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
12 15 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
14 11 (0.60%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.54%) EMC VMAX
15 10 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (0.54%) NHS
16 9 (0.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 109 (5.91%) Windows
2 58 (3.14%) Windows Server
3 29 (1.57%) Windows 10
4 19 (1.03%) Linux
5 16 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 12 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.49%) VMS
8 5 (0.27%) Unix
8 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.16%) Android
10 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.054%) CentOS
11 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,613 (87.43%) Business Intelligence
2 574 (31.11%) Analytics
3 476 (25.80%) ETL
4 453 (24.55%) Visualisation
5 432 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (15.56%) Data Modelling
7 229 (12.41%) Data Visualisation
8 216 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
9 173 (9.38%) Data Analysis
10 145 (7.86%) Data Analytics
11 142 (7.70%) CRM
12 113 (6.12%) DevOps
13 110 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 109 (5.91%) Migration
15 107 (5.80%) Decision-Making
16 105 (5.69%) Mentoring
17 101 (5.47%) Data Management
18 97 (5.26%) Machine Learning
19 88 (4.77%) ERP
19 88 (4.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1,092 (59.19%) SQL
2 323 (17.51%) T-SQL
3 208 (11.27%) C#
4 205 (11.11%) Python
5 146 (7.91%) PowerShell
6 135 (7.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 131 (7.10%) R
8 100 (5.42%) JavaScript
9 93 (5.04%) VBA
10 36 (1.95%) PHP
11 33 (1.79%) Java
12 25 (1.36%) C
13 20 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 17 (0.92%) X++
15 16 (0.87%) VB
16 15 (0.81%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.49%) U-SQL
18 7 (0.38%) Scala
19 6 (0.33%) TypeScript
20 5 (0.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 153 (8.29%) Degree
2 40 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.87%) MCSA
5 12 (0.65%) APMP
5 12 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.60%) MCSE
7 10 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (0.49%) ISEB
9 8 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.33%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.33%) MBCS
10 6 (0.33%) MCITP
10 6 (0.33%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.27%) CCNA
11 5 (0.27%) CISA
11 5 (0.27%) CISM
11 5 (0.27%) CISSP
11 5 (0.27%) CRISC
11 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.61%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.33%) QA
3 38 (2.06%) GDPR
4 26 (1.41%) SLA
5 23 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.65%) PMO
7 6 (0.33%) NIST
8 5 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.054%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.27%) Docker
7 1 (0.054%) HDFS
7 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.054%) vSphere
7 1 (0.054%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.14%) Kibana
2 20 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (0.54%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.33%) Terraform
5 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.22%) SCCM
6 3 (0.16%) Ansible
6 3 (0.16%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.11%) SCOM
7 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.054%) Ambari
8 1 (0.054%) CASB
8 1 (0.054%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.054%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.054%) SQL Sentry
8 1 (0.054%) WMI
Vendors
1 774 (41.95%) Microsoft
2 408 (22.11%) Tableau
3 123 (6.67%) Oracle
4 102 (5.53%) SAP
5 59 (3.20%) Cognos
6 54 (2.93%) Google
7 42 (2.28%) Databricks
8 37 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (1.52%) VMware
10 21 (1.14%) Alteryx
10 21 (1.14%) Sage
11 18 (0.98%) Cisco
12 17 (0.92%) Informatica
13 16 (0.87%) Citrix
13 16 (0.87%) JD Edwards
14 14 (0.76%) Teradata
15 13 (0.70%) BT
16 12 (0.65%) Adobe
17 11 (0.60%) IBM
18 10 (0.54%) EMC