Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
UK > Wales
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 75 105
Rank change year-on-year +32 +30 +36
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 49 47 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.77% 2.60% 1.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.86% 11.27% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 18
Median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.33% +2.25%
10th Percentile £31,125 £25,825 £28,725
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 381 417 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.06% 23.06% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 320 356 354
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,815 £57,500 £62,125
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 Wales

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in Wales

Power Platform
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Power Platform in Wales.

Salary trend for Power Platform in Wales

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in Wales over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in Wales

Power Platform
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the Wales region over the 6 months to 8 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 Wales +23 36 £50,000 +29.87%
West Wales +18 13 £35,000 +37.25%
Power Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 8 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 Wales region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 37 (75.51%) Power BI
2 34 (69.39%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (55.10%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
5 15 (30.61%) Data Governance
5 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
6 14 (28.57%) Tableau
7 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (24.49%) VBA
8 12 (24.49%) C#
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (24.49%) Finance
8 12 (24.49%) Advertising
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (20.41%) Avaya
10 10 (20.41%) MVC
10 10 (20.41%) Degree
10 10 (20.41%) WFM
11 9 (18.37%) R
11 9 (18.37%) Kafka
11 9 (18.37%) Python
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (16.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Azure
2 4 (8.16%) AWS
3 3 (6.12%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (6.12%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) GCP
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) Power BI
2 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
5 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
6 7 (14.29%) Big Data
7 5 (10.20%) OLTP
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (2.04%) DB2
11 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
11 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.04%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (24.49%) Advertising
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Data Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) MI Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Business Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Business Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Data Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) Kafka
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Graph
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
2 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
3 15 (30.61%) Data Governance
4 14 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.41%) MVC
6 10 (20.41%) WFM
7 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.33%) ETL
7 8 (16.33%) Machine Learning
8 7 (14.29%) Statistics
9 6 (12.24%) Data Science
9 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
9 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (12.24%) Software Architecture
10 5 (10.20%) Coaching
10 5 (10.20%) Data Analytics
10 5 (10.20%) Data Development
10 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) C#
2 12 (24.49%) VBA
3 9 (18.37%) Python
3 9 (18.37%) R
4 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 14 (28.57%) Tableau
2 10 (20.41%) Avaya
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Birst
4 1 (2.04%) RedGate
4 1 (2.04%) SAP