Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 200 295
Rank change year-on-year +68 +95 +241
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 1,838 1,550 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.42% 1.74% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.16% 7.47% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 1,251 979
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -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 22,517 20,762 18,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.71% 23.34% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18,334 16,600 15,273
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £69,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
South East +15 503 £45,000 -10.00% 105
North of England +86 475 £42,500 +4.29% 111
Midlands +51 339 £45,000 - 82
North West +112 308 £40,000 -5.88% 74
West Midlands +82 261 £44,000 -2.22% 54
South West +50 183 £42,500 - 51
East of England +64 168 £45,000 +1.12% 41
Yorkshire +28 137 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Scotland +32 111 £45,100 +0.22% 25
East Midlands -28 76 £46,500 +3.33% 28
Wales +27 52 £37,500 +15.38% 7
North East +4 31 £40,000 +6.67% 14
Northern Ireland +3 10 £27,500 -21.43% 3
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 1,726 (93.91%) Power BI
2 1,531 (83.30%) Business Intelligence
3 1,108 (60.28%) SQL
4 765 (41.62%) Microsoft
5 728 (39.61%) SQL Server
6 673 (36.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 655 (35.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 620 (33.73%) Data Warehouse
9 561 (30.52%) Azure
10 530 (28.84%) Analytics
11 455 (24.76%) ETL
12 440 (23.94%) Visualisation
13 424 (23.07%) Tableau
14 403 (21.93%) Analytical Skills
15 396 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
16 394 (21.44%) Finance
17 387 (21.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 323 (17.57%) T-SQL
19 296 (16.10%) Data Modelling
20 289 (15.72%) Microsoft Excel
21 259 (14.09%) Problem-Solving
22 246 (13.38%) Data Visualisation
23 239 (13.00%) SharePoint
24 224 (12.19%) .NET
24 224 (12.19%) C#
25 222 (12.08%) Python
26 216 (11.75%) Data Analysis
27 201 (10.94%) Degree
28 194 (10.55%) QlikView
29 186 (10.12%) Office 365

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
1 239 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 62 (3.37%) SAS
3 30 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 26 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.14%) IIS
6 16 (0.87%) Apache
6 16 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.54%) Jupyter
10 9 (0.49%) WordPress
11 6 (0.33%) ArcGIS
12 5 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.27%) CMS
12 5 (0.27%) Confluence
12 5 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.22%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.22%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.16%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.16%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 289 (15.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 91 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
4 21 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.65%) SPSS
7 7 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.16%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 62 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
4 11 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.54%) NetSuite
6 9 (0.49%) JDE OneWorld
6 9 (0.49%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.33%) OPENHousing
7 6 (0.33%) Primavera
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.16%) Temenos T24
10 2 (0.11%) assyst
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.054%) Cognos Controller
11 1 (0.054%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.054%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 561 (30.52%) Azure
2 186 (10.12%) Office 365
3 144 (7.83%) PowerApps
4 128 (6.96%) Dynamics 365
5 108 (5.88%) AWS
6 93 (5.06%) Azure Data Factory
7 49 (2.67%) Microsoft Flow
8 37 (2.01%) PaaS
9 30 (1.63%) GCP
9 30 (1.63%) OneDrive
10 28 (1.52%) SaaS
11 27 (1.47%) Google Analytics
12 21 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 18 (0.98%) IaaS
14 17 (0.92%) Yammer
15 16 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
16 15 (0.82%) Serverless
17 13 (0.71%) Azure Functions
18 12 (0.65%) Data Lake Analytics
19 9 (0.49%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.92%) DNS
2 16 (0.87%) DHCP
3 14 (0.76%) Firewall
3 14 (0.76%) WAN
4 12 (0.65%) Intranet
4 12 (0.65%) Network Security
5 11 (0.60%) Internet
5 11 (0.60%) SAN
6 10 (0.54%) DKIM
6 10 (0.54%) DMARC
6 10 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (0.54%) IMAP
6 10 (0.54%) POP3
6 10 (0.54%) SMTP
7 8 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.33%) VoIP
8 6 (0.33%) VPN
9 5 (0.27%) LAN
10 4 (0.22%) Skype
11 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,726 (93.91%) Power BI
2 728 (39.61%) SQL Server
3 673 (36.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 655 (35.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 620 (33.73%) Data Warehouse
6 387 (21.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 194 (10.55%) QlikView
8 98 (5.33%) Data Lake
9 82 (4.46%) Big Data
10 78 (4.24%) Relational Database
11 74 (4.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 64 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
12 64 (3.48%) Qlik Sense
13 63 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
14 50 (2.72%) Star Schema
15 48 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
16 47 (2.56%) NoSQL
17 45 (2.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 44 (2.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (3.59%) Visual Studio
2 61 (3.32%) JIRA
3 55 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 33 (1.80%) Git (software)
6 29 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (0.54%) Fiddler
7 10 (0.54%) LINQPad
7 10 (0.54%) Postman
8 9 (0.49%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.33%) Selenium
10 5 (0.27%) NUnit
10 5 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.22%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.22%) GitLab
11 4 (0.22%) MSTest
11 4 (0.22%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.22%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.22%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 394 (21.44%) Finance
2 127 (6.91%) Retail
3 107 (5.82%) Marketing
4 55 (2.99%) Public Sector
5 46 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 42 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.63%) Banking
8 27 (1.47%) Legal
9 21 (1.14%) Law
10 13 (0.71%) Advertising
10 13 (0.71%) Publishing
11 12 (0.65%) Electronics
11 12 (0.65%) Games
12 10 (0.54%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.44%) Automotive
13 8 (0.44%) Back Office
13 8 (0.44%) Social Housing
14 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 679 (36.94%) Developer
2 537 (29.22%) Analyst
3 398 (21.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 213 (11.59%) Data Analyst
5 210 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 103 (5.60%) Consultant
7 98 (5.33%) SQL Developer
8 93 (5.06%) Business Developer
9 92 (5.01%) Architect
10 66 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 66 (3.59%) Power BI Developer
11 61 (3.32%) Power BI Analyst
11 61 (3.32%) SQL Analyst
12 60 (3.26%) Insight Analyst
13 57 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
14 51 (2.77%) Administrator
15 50 (2.72%) SQL BI Developer
16 48 (2.61%) DBA
17 47 (2.56%) Data Architect
18 44 (2.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (12.19%) .NET
2 79 (4.30%) HTML
3 78 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 65 (3.54%) Web Services
5 61 (3.32%) CSS
6 41 (2.23%) MDX
7 33 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (1.63%) AngularJS
9 28 (1.52%) XML
10 27 (1.47%) REST
11 26 (1.41%) .NET Framework
11 26 (1.41%) JSON
12 25 (1.36%) jQuery
13 21 (1.14%) HTML5
14 18 (0.98%) .NET Core
15 16 (0.87%) Entity Framework
16 14 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (0.71%) EDI
18 12 (0.65%) Middleware
18 12 (0.65%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 403 (21.93%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 59 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (1.74%) User Experience
5 26 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (1.36%) Replication
7 20 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 17 (0.92%) Driving Licence
8 17 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 16 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.76%) Data Centre
11 12 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
11 12 (0.65%) Reinsurance
12 11 (0.60%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (0.54%) FMCG
13 10 (0.54%) Life Science
14 9 (0.49%) EMC VMAX
14 9 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (5.71%) Windows
2 51 (2.77%) Windows Server
3 29 (1.58%) Windows 10
4 20 (1.09%) Linux
5 17 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 17 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.65%) VMS
7 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.16%) Android
8 3 (0.16%) Unix
9 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.054%) CentOS
10 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.054%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,531 (83.30%) Business Intelligence
2 530 (28.84%) Analytics
3 455 (24.76%) ETL
4 440 (23.94%) Visualisation
5 396 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
6 296 (16.10%) Data Modelling
7 259 (14.09%) Problem-Solving
8 246 (13.38%) Data Visualisation
9 216 (11.75%) Data Analysis
10 149 (8.11%) Data Analytics
11 124 (6.75%) DevOps
12 119 (6.47%) Mentoring
13 114 (6.20%) Data Management
14 108 (5.88%) Migration
15 105 (5.71%) CRM
16 102 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 97 (5.28%) Decision-Making
18 95 (5.17%) Dashboard Development
19 94 (5.11%) Data Science
19 94 (5.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (60.28%) SQL
2 323 (17.57%) T-SQL
3 224 (12.19%) C#
4 222 (12.08%) Python
5 149 (8.11%) R
6 146 (7.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 121 (6.58%) PowerShell
8 102 (5.55%) JavaScript
9 96 (5.22%) VBA
10 36 (1.96%) X++
11 32 (1.74%) VB
12 31 (1.69%) Java
13 27 (1.47%) PHP
14 26 (1.41%) C
15 19 (1.03%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.82%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.44%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.27%) Ruby
19 5 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 201 (10.94%) Degree
2 42 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (0.60%) DBS Check
6 11 (0.60%) HND
7 9 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.44%) ISEB
8 8 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.44%) MBCS
8 8 (0.44%) MCSA
9 7 (0.38%) MCSE
9 7 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.33%) MCITP
11 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.22%) ACCA
12 4 (0.22%) APMP
12 4 (0.22%) CIMA
12 4 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.64%) Data Quality
2 50 (2.72%) QA
3 44 (2.39%) GDPR
4 24 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.92%) SLA
6 14 (0.76%) Solvency II
7 13 (0.71%) PMO
8 6 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.16%) NIST
10 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.054%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.054%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.054%) NCSC
11 1 (0.054%) NIST 800
System Software
1 53 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.22%) Docker
7 1 (0.054%) HDFS
7 1 (0.054%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.054%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (0.82%) Kibana
3 10 (0.54%) AirWatch
3 10 (0.54%) SCCM
4 5 (0.27%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.27%) Terraform
5 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.22%) Puppet
5 4 (0.22%) Salt
6 2 (0.11%) Ansible
6 2 (0.11%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.054%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.054%) CASB
7 1 (0.054%) DatAdvantage
7 1 (0.054%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.054%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.054%) WMI
Vendors
1 765 (41.62%) Microsoft
2 424 (23.07%) Tableau
3 107 (5.82%) Oracle
4 74 (4.03%) SAP
5 72 (3.92%) Cognos
6 58 (3.16%) Google
7 28 (1.52%) IBM
7 28 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.41%) Databricks
9 25 (1.36%) Alteryx
10 22 (1.20%) VMware
11 20 (1.09%) Informatica
11 20 (1.09%) JD Edwards
11 20 (1.09%) RedGate
12 17 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
13 15 (0.82%) Cisco
13 15 (0.82%) Facebook
14 14 (0.76%) UiPath
15 12 (0.65%) Citrix
15 12 (0.65%) Nintex