Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 207 309
Rank change year-on-year +76 +102 +223
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 3,574 2,825 1,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.61% 1.73% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.09% 6.87% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,032 2,298 1,698
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,125 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 44,184 41,118 35,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.26% 25.23% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36,030 33,118 28,984
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Power Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Power Platform.

Salary trend for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in the UK

Power Platform
Top 16 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 15 November 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
England +80 3,326 £50,000 - 581
UK excluding London +73 1,899 £45,000 +5.88% 420
London +90 1,602 £60,000 - 193
South East +32 503 £45,000 -10.00% 104
North of England +100 500 £42,500 +6.25% 104
Midlands +59 359 £44,500 -1.11% 91
North West +106 311 £40,000 -5.33% 71
West Midlands +93 263 £44,000 -2.22% 61
South West +45 187 £42,500 - 52
East of England +71 173 £45,000 +2.27% 38
Yorkshire +39 161 £45,000 +13.92% 27
Scotland +32 120 £45,100 +0.22% 17
East Midlands +1 90 £45,000 - 28
Wales +26 53 £38,000 +8.57% 11
North East +12 29 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Northern Ireland 0 7 £27,500 -31.25% 4

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 3,363 (94.10%) Power BI
2 2,977 (83.30%) Business Intelligence
3 2,234 (62.51%) SQL
4 1,601 (44.80%) Microsoft
5 1,533 (42.89%) SQL Server
6 1,376 (38.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,311 (36.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,265 (35.39%) Data Warehouse
9 1,262 (35.31%) Azure
10 1,110 (31.06%) Analytics
11 973 (27.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 951 (26.61%) Visualisation
13 943 (26.39%) Finance
14 910 (25.46%) Tableau
15 886 (24.79%) ETL
16 847 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
17 697 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
18 660 (18.47%) T-SQL
19 583 (16.31%) Data Modelling
20 542 (15.17%) Python
21 534 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
22 530 (14.83%) Data Visualisation
23 502 (14.05%) C#
24 476 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
25 470 (13.15%) SharePoint
26 422 (11.81%) .NET
27 410 (11.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 373 (10.44%) Degree
29 372 (10.41%) QlikView
30 361 (10.10%) R

Power Platform
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
1 470 (13.15%) SharePoint
2 120 (3.36%) SAS
3 86 (2.41%) Apache Spark
4 48 (1.34%) Apache
4 48 (1.34%) IIS
5 30 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 25 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 23 (0.64%) ArcGIS
9 20 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.42%) Confluence
10 15 (0.42%) WordPress
11 10 (0.28%) Anypoint
11 10 (0.28%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.17%) CMS
13 6 (0.17%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 534 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 171 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 36 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (0.92%) SPSS
6 26 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.36%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.22%) ProjectWise
10 3 (0.084%) SPSS Modeler
11 2 (0.056%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.056%) Stata
12 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.028%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 156 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 94 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
3 42 (1.18%) NetSuite
4 20 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
5 11 (0.31%) Primavera
6 10 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
7 9 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
7 9 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.22%) FastStats
9 7 (0.20%) Temenos T24
10 6 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.17%) OPENHousing
10 6 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.084%) Aareon QL
13 2 (0.056%) Sage X3
13 2 (0.056%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 1,262 (35.31%) Azure
2 347 (9.71%) Office 365
3 323 (9.04%) PowerApps
4 272 (7.61%) AWS
5 252 (7.05%) Dynamics 365
6 229 (6.41%) Azure Data Factory
7 118 (3.30%) Microsoft Flow
8 79 (2.21%) Google Analytics
9 78 (2.18%) PaaS
10 68 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
11 63 (1.76%) GCP
12 60 (1.68%) OneDrive
13 49 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 49 (1.37%) SaaS
14 43 (1.20%) Serverless
15 39 (1.09%) Data Lake Analytics
16 34 (0.95%) ShareGate
17 33 (0.92%) Yammer
18 32 (0.90%) Azure Functions
19 25 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.64%) Intranet
2 21 (0.59%) DNS
3 19 (0.53%) Network Security
4 15 (0.42%) DHCP
4 15 (0.42%) WAN
5 14 (0.39%) Firewall
6 13 (0.36%) Internet
6 13 (0.36%) SMTP
7 11 (0.31%) SAN
8 10 (0.28%) DKIM
8 10 (0.28%) DMARC
8 10 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (0.28%) IMAP
8 10 (0.28%) POP3
8 10 (0.28%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.22%) FTP
10 8 (0.22%) HTTP
11 7 (0.20%) Skype
12 6 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,363 (94.10%) Power BI
2 1,533 (42.89%) SQL Server
3 1,376 (38.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1,311 (36.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1,265 (35.39%) Data Warehouse
6 973 (27.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 372 (10.41%) QlikView
8 288 (8.06%) Data Lake
9 228 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
10 219 (6.13%) Big Data
11 207 (5.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 181 (5.06%) Relational Database
13 172 (4.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 164 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
15 133 (3.72%) NoSQL
16 132 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
17 128 (3.58%) SQL Server 2016
18 115 (3.22%) Qlik Sense
19 99 (2.77%) Hadoop
20 86 (2.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 174 (4.87%) Visual Studio
2 132 (3.69%) Git (software)
2 132 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (3.05%) JIRA
4 96 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 63 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 26 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (0.70%) NUnit
8 21 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
9 20 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 20 (0.56%) SpecFlow
10 16 (0.45%) Bitbucket
11 10 (0.28%) Fiddler
11 10 (0.28%) LINQPad
12 9 (0.25%) ERwin
12 9 (0.25%) Selenium
13 8 (0.22%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.22%) Maven
14 7 (0.20%) RStudio
14 7 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 943 (26.39%) Finance
2 208 (5.82%) Marketing
3 193 (5.40%) Retail
4 102 (2.85%) Banking
5 88 (2.46%) Public Sector
6 62 (1.73%) Legal
7 60 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 57 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.15%) Advertising
10 40 (1.12%) Front Office
11 37 (1.04%) Law
12 28 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.62%) Publishing
14 19 (0.53%) Games
15 16 (0.45%) Back Office
16 11 (0.31%) Electronics
16 11 (0.31%) General Ledger
17 10 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.28%) Social Housing
18 8 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,394 (39.00%) Developer
2 986 (27.59%) Analyst
3 795 (22.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 390 (10.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 331 (9.26%) Data Analyst
6 302 (8.45%) SQL Developer
7 227 (6.35%) Consultant
8 184 (5.15%) Power BI Developer
9 183 (5.12%) Architect
10 170 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 147 (4.11%) Business Developer
12 124 (3.47%) SQL BI Developer
13 113 (3.16%) Power BI Analyst
14 110 (3.08%) Data Engineer
15 108 (3.02%) SQL Analyst
16 105 (2.94%) Lead Developer
17 97 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
18 95 (2.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
19 94 (2.63%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
20 90 (2.52%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (11.81%) .NET
2 175 (4.90%) HTML
3 157 (4.39%) MDX
4 151 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 123 (3.44%) CSS
6 108 (3.02%) Web Services
7 75 (2.10%) AngularJS
7 75 (2.10%) REST
8 73 (2.04%) XML
9 72 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 71 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (1.57%) .NET Framework
12 52 (1.45%) JSON
13 48 (1.34%) Node.js
14 47 (1.32%) jQuery
15 45 (1.26%) SOAP
16 41 (1.15%) WCF
17 36 (1.01%) HTML5
18 35 (0.98%) D3.js
19 34 (0.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 697 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
2 204 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 105 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 85 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 58 (1.62%) User Experience
6 54 (1.51%) Data Centre
7 52 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 48 (1.34%) Public Cloud
9 45 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 29 (0.81%) Replication
12 28 (0.78%) Algorithms
13 26 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
13 26 (0.73%) Clustering
13 26 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (0.73%) Virtual Team
14 24 (0.67%) FMCG
15 23 (0.64%) Derivative
15 23 (0.64%) Equities
15 23 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 206 (5.76%) Windows
2 116 (3.25%) Windows Server
3 36 (1.01%) Unix
3 36 (1.01%) Windows 10
4 27 (0.76%) Linux
5 22 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.39%) VMS
8 9 (0.25%) Android
9 8 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.028%) CentOS
11 1 (0.028%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.028%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,977 (83.30%) Business Intelligence
2 1,110 (31.06%) Analytics
3 951 (26.61%) Visualisation
4 886 (24.79%) ETL
5 847 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
6 583 (16.31%) Data Modelling
7 530 (14.83%) Data Visualisation
8 476 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
9 342 (9.57%) Data Analysis
10 311 (8.70%) DevOps
11 296 (8.28%) Data Analytics
12 247 (6.91%) Migration
13 237 (6.63%) CRM
14 217 (6.07%) Dashboard Development
15 204 (5.71%) Data Science
16 201 (5.62%) Decision-Making
17 195 (5.46%) Data Management
17 195 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 194 (5.43%) ERP
19 189 (5.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2,234 (62.51%) SQL
2 660 (18.47%) T-SQL
3 542 (15.17%) Python
4 502 (14.05%) C#
5 410 (11.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 361 (10.10%) R
7 218 (6.10%) JavaScript
8 211 (5.90%) PowerShell
9 166 (4.64%) VBA
10 165 (4.62%) Java
11 57 (1.59%) PL/SQL
12 53 (1.48%) C
13 44 (1.23%) X++
14 41 (1.15%) PHP
15 40 (1.12%) VB
16 36 (1.01%) VB.NET
17 25 (0.70%) TypeScript
18 21 (0.59%) Scala
19 18 (0.50%) U-SQL
20 13 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 373 (10.44%) Degree
2 106 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
6 17 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (0.39%) MCSA
8 12 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 11 (0.31%) APMP
9 11 (0.31%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.28%) MCSE
11 9 (0.25%) HND
11 9 (0.25%) PhD
11 9 (0.25%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.22%) ISEB
12 8 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.22%) MBCS
13 6 (0.17%) MCITP
13 6 (0.17%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (6.21%) Data Quality
2 86 (2.41%) QA
3 58 (1.62%) GDPR
4 38 (1.06%) SLA
5 30 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (0.56%) PMO
7 12 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 11 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
9 8 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.14%) COBIT
10 5 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (0.14%) NIST
11 2 (0.056%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.028%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.028%) NCSC
12 1 (0.028%) NIST 800
System Software
1 102 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 30 (0.84%) Docker
5 25 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.17%) XenApp
9 3 (0.084%) HDFS
10 2 (0.056%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.028%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.028%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 26 (0.73%) Kibana
3 23 (0.64%) Terraform
4 20 (0.56%) Automic
5 18 (0.50%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.48%) SCCM
7 16 (0.45%) Ansible
8 13 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.36%) Puppet
8 13 (0.36%) SQL Sentry
9 12 (0.34%) Control-M
10 10 (0.28%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.11%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.11%) Salt
14 2 (0.056%) SCOM
14 2 (0.056%) SCOrch
15 1 (0.028%) EMC NetWorker
15 1 (0.028%) WMI
Vendors
1 1,601 (44.80%) Microsoft
2 910 (25.46%) Tableau
3 234 (6.55%) Oracle
4 151 (4.22%) SAP
5 140 (3.92%) Google
6 108 (3.02%) Databricks
7 105 (2.94%) Cognos
8 63 (1.76%) Informatica
9 62 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 57 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
11 51 (1.43%) JD Edwards
11 51 (1.43%) VMware
12 45 (1.26%) IBM
13 43 (1.20%) Alteryx
14 35 (0.98%) Talend
15 32 (0.90%) Adobe
16 23 (0.64%) Citrix
17 22 (0.62%) RedGate
18 21 (0.59%) Cadence
18 21 (0.59%) Teradata