Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Dynamics 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics 365 over the 6 months to 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 (D365)
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 247 276 397
Rank change year-on-year +29 +121 -25
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics 365 985 1,404 1,163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.15% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.20% 3.36% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,378 996
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.68% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -9.09%

Dynamics 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30,824 41,798 40,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.73% 34.21% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25,669 34,398 32,524
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Dynamics 365
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dynamics 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics 365 in the UK

Dynamics 365
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Dynamics 365.

Salary trend for Dynamics 365 in the UK

Dynamics 365
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Dynamics 365 over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Dynamics 365 in the UK

Dynamics 365
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 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
England +61 855 £57,500 +4.55% 443
UK excluding London +3 420 £47,500 -9.52% 331
London +103 410 £75,000 +25.00% 132
Work from Home -80 196 £50,000 -20.00% 195
South East +26 119 £45,000 -23.73% 82
Midlands +34 112 £50,000 - 80
North of England +4 81 £38,500 -26.67% 92
West Midlands +29 79 £50,000 - 52
East of England +88 58 £50,000 -9.09% 30
Yorkshire +41 39 £38,000 -27.62% 40
East Midlands +35 35 £50,000 +5.26% 26
North West -18 35 £47,500 -13.64% 49
South West -36 33 £52,500 +4.69% 22
Scotland +5 12 £52,500 -3.67% 14
North East +19 7 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Wales +33 5 £50,000 +12.36% 7

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, IT jobs citing Dynamics 365 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 with a requirement for Dynamics 365.

1 639 (64.87%) Microsoft
2 442 (44.87%) Azure
3 389 (39.49%) CRM
4 387 (39.29%) Power Platform
5 361 (36.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 333 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
7 314 (31.88%) Finance
8 301 (30.56%) SQL
9 291 (29.54%) .NET
10 285 (28.93%) ERP
11 235 (23.86%) C#
12 213 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 210 (21.32%) SQL Server
14 201 (20.41%) SharePoint
15 171 (17.36%) CSS
16 169 (17.16%) DevOps
17 168 (17.06%) PowerApps
18 165 (16.75%) Dynamics AX
19 162 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
20 158 (16.04%) Power BI
21 157 (15.94%) JD Edwards
22 154 (15.63%) NetSuite
23 152 (15.43%) HTML
24 126 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 123 (12.49%) Degree
25 123 (12.49%) Migration
26 122 (12.39%) Microsoft 365
27 120 (12.18%) XML
28 119 (12.08%) SaaS
29 105 (10.66%) Test Automation

Dynamics 365
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 201 (20.41%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (1.52%) IIS
4 8 (0.81%) CMS
4 8 (0.81%) Drupal
4 8 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (0.81%) nginx
5 6 (0.61%) WordPress
6 5 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.51%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.10%) Confluence
10 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.10%) SAS
10 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.20%) Figma
6 2 (0.20%) InVision
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 361 (36.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 165 (16.75%) Dynamics AX
3 154 (15.63%) NetSuite
4 63 (6.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (1.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 8 (0.81%) Shopify
7 6 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.51%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.41%) Bond Adapt
9 4 (0.41%) Magento
10 3 (0.30%) Elite 3E
10 3 (0.30%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (0.30%) Lawson
10 3 (0.30%) Odoo
10 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.20%) Infor LN
11 2 (0.20%) Relativity
11 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 442 (44.87%) Azure
2 387 (39.29%) Power Platform
3 168 (17.06%) PowerApps
4 122 (12.39%) Microsoft 365
5 119 (12.08%) SaaS
6 82 (8.32%) PaaS
7 78 (7.92%) Power Automate
8 53 (5.38%) Logic Apps
9 28 (2.84%) Azure Functions
9 28 (2.84%) Serverless
10 26 (2.64%) IaaS
11 22 (2.23%) AWS
12 15 (1.52%) Boomi
13 12 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
13 12 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.71%) GitHub
14 7 (0.71%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.51%) Azure Stack
16 4 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
17 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.73%) VPN
2 16 (1.62%) DNS
3 12 (1.22%) Firewall
4 10 (1.02%) VLAN
5 6 (0.61%) LAN
5 6 (0.61%) WAN
6 5 (0.51%) DHCP
7 4 (0.41%) Internet
7 4 (0.41%) Intranet
7 4 (0.41%) Skype
8 3 (0.30%) Extranet
8 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.20%) BGP
9 2 (0.20%) DKIM
9 2 (0.20%) DMARC
9 2 (0.20%) MPLS
9 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.20%) VoIP
9 2 (0.20%) VSAN
10 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (21.32%) SQL Server
2 158 (16.04%) Power BI
3 126 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 102 (10.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (5.58%) Data Lake
5 55 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (4.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 33 (3.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 33 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.83%) Big Data
12 14 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (1.32%) Relational Database
14 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
15 6 (0.61%) OLAP
16 5 (0.51%) DB2
17 4 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 104 (10.56%) Visual Studio
2 25 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.32%) JIRA
4 12 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.12%) Selenium
6 5 (0.51%) NUnit
6 5 (0.51%) Postman
6 5 (0.51%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Code
8 3 (0.30%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.30%) xUnit.net
9 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.20%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.10%) Ant
10 1 (0.10%) git-flow
10 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.10%) webpack
General
1 314 (31.88%) Finance
2 57 (5.79%) Marketing
3 53 (5.38%) Banking
3 53 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 51 (5.18%) Retail
5 48 (4.87%) Private Banking
6 39 (3.96%) Public Sector
7 28 (2.84%) Back Office
8 20 (2.03%) Legal
9 19 (1.93%) Law
10 15 (1.52%) Publishing
11 7 (0.71%) Housing Association
12 6 (0.61%) Digital Economy
13 5 (0.51%) Front Office
13 5 (0.51%) Games
14 4 (0.41%) Automotive
14 4 (0.41%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.30%) Billing
15 3 (0.30%) Local Government
15 3 (0.30%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 282 (28.63%) Developer
2 176 (17.87%) Consultant
3 135 (13.71%) Analyst
4 130 (13.20%) Architect
5 75 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
6 69 (7.01%) CRM Developer
7 50 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 46 (4.67%) Microsoft Developer
9 41 (4.16%) Technical Consultant
10 40 (4.06%) Functional Consultant
11 37 (3.76%) Technical Leader
12 35 (3.55%) Business Analyst
13 33 (3.35%) Applications Architect
13 33 (3.35%) Project Manager
14 32 (3.25%) Enterprise Architect
14 32 (3.25%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.05%) C# Developer
16 29 (2.94%) Applications Support
16 29 (2.94%) Lead Developer
16 29 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (29.54%) .NET
2 171 (17.36%) CSS
3 152 (15.43%) HTML
4 120 (12.18%) XML
5 100 (10.15%) ASP.NET
6 65 (6.60%) jQuery
7 64 (6.50%) .NET Framework
8 63 (6.40%) WCF
9 57 (5.79%) XSD
10 55 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 48 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 36 (3.65%) Web Services
13 35 (3.55%) Ajax
14 32 (3.25%) .NET Core
15 31 (3.15%) React
16 27 (2.74%) WinForms
17 26 (2.64%) REST
18 21 (2.13%) Entity Framework
18 21 (2.13%) SOAP
19 20 (2.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.01%) Enterprise Software
2 64 (6.50%) Self-Motivation
3 55 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.44%) User Experience
5 23 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 18 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 15 (1.52%) N-Tier
8 15 (1.52%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.42%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (1.22%) AS400
12 8 (0.81%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.61%) Smart City
14 5 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.51%) iSeries
15 4 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
15 4 (0.41%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.41%) PMI
16 3 (0.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (4.87%) Windows
2 28 (2.84%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (1.22%) Windows Server 2019
5 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (0.91%) Unix
8 8 (0.81%) Linux
9 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.20%) AIX
10 2 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (39.49%) CRM
2 333 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (28.93%) ERP
4 169 (17.16%) DevOps
5 162 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
6 123 (12.49%) Migration
7 105 (10.66%) Test Automation
8 104 (10.56%) OO
9 99 (10.05%) Scrum
10 85 (8.63%) Project Management
11 81 (8.22%) OOD
12 78 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
13 72 (7.31%) Web Development
14 60 (6.09%) Deployment Automation
15 58 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (5.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 57 (5.79%) Requirements Gathering
17 56 (5.69%) Microservices
18 53 (5.38%) SDLC
18 53 (5.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 301 (30.56%) SQL
2 235 (23.86%) C#
3 213 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 59 (5.99%) PowerShell
5 37 (3.76%) T-SQL
5 37 (3.76%) VB
6 22 (2.23%) VB.NET
7 17 (1.73%) C
7 17 (1.73%) Java
7 17 (1.73%) PHP
7 17 (1.73%) TypeScript
8 16 (1.62%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.32%) Ruby
10 12 (1.22%) Python
11 10 (1.02%) X++
12 8 (0.81%) VBA
13 7 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.41%) VB6
15 2 (0.20%) DataFlex
Qualifications
1 123 (12.49%) Degree
2 44 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (3.15%) ACCA
5 26 (2.64%) CIMA
6 20 (2.03%) AAT
7 14 (1.42%) Security Cleared
8 13 (1.32%) ISTQB
9 12 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.91%) PMP
11 8 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.30%) CISSP
14 3 (0.30%) ISEB
14 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.30%) MCP
14 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.77%) QA
2 16 (1.62%) SLA
3 15 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.32%) GDPR
5 10 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.61%) PMO
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.03%) Hyper-V
3 15 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.81%) Xen
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (1.52%) Terraform
2 13 (1.32%) Ansible
3 8 (0.81%) HAProxy
4 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (0.61%) SCCM
5 4 (0.41%) SCOM
6 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 639 (64.87%) Microsoft
2 157 (15.94%) JD Edwards
3 33 (3.35%) Databricks
4 29 (2.94%) Oracle
5 28 (2.84%) SAP
6 23 (2.34%) VMware
7 16 (1.62%) Nintex
8 15 (1.52%) Dell
8 15 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.32%) IBM
9 13 (1.32%) MuleSoft
9 13 (1.32%) Sparx
10 12 (1.22%) Sage
11 9 (0.91%) Citrix
11 9 (0.91%) Workday
12 7 (0.71%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.61%) Epicor
13 6 (0.61%) Informatica
14 5 (0.51%) Cisco
15 4 (0.41%) Cognos