Period
to 23 January 2020

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

Microsoft Power Platform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 131 195
Rank change year-on-year +56 +64 +88
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 244 165 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.62% 2.11% 1.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.13% 9.31% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 218 134 108
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,025 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,375 £72,500 £62,500
England 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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,012 1,773 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.83% 22.63% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,361 1,317
West Midlands median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

Power Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Power Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Power Platform in the West Midlands

Power Platform
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Power Platform in the West Midlands

Power Platform
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Power Platform in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Power Platform in the West Midlands

Power Platform
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Power Platform within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Birmingham +53 126 £45,000 -5.26% 36
Coventry +5 19 £52,500 +34.22% 4
Staffordshire +5 18 £31,000 -24.85% 6
Walsall 0 18 £38,500 +28.33%
Solihull +12 16 £52,368 +23.95% 4
Worcestershire +11 15 £43,250 +44.17% 3
Warwickshire -21 15 £46,500 -15.45% 3
Herefordshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Shropshire +23 5 £27,500 -44.44% 1
Wednesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 229 (93.85%) Power BI
2 203 (83.20%) Business Intelligence
3 134 (54.92%) SQL
4 97 (39.75%) SQL Server
5 86 (35.25%) Microsoft
5 86 (35.25%) Data Warehouse
6 84 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 83 (34.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 79 (32.38%) Azure
9 77 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (25.82%) Finance
11 62 (25.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 59 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
13 58 (23.77%) Visualisation
13 58 (23.77%) Analytics
14 56 (22.95%) ETL
15 49 (20.08%) Data Visualisation
16 47 (19.26%) Tableau
16 47 (19.26%) Data Modelling
16 47 (19.26%) SharePoint
16 47 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
17 45 (18.44%) Data Analysis
18 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Excel
19 36 (14.75%) Office 365
20 35 (14.34%) DevOps
21 30 (12.30%) T-SQL
21 30 (12.30%) PowerApps
22 27 (11.07%) QlikView
22 27 (11.07%) Data Analytics
23 25 (10.25%) Python

Power Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 47 (19.26%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.51%) SAS
3 4 (1.64%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.23%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (1.23%) CMS
4 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.23%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (2.46%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (2.46%) OPENHousing
3 4 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.23%) Primavera
5 2 (0.82%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.82%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 79 (32.38%) Azure
2 36 (14.75%) Office 365
3 30 (12.30%) PowerApps
4 23 (9.43%) Azure Data Factory
5 16 (6.56%) AWS
6 13 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (4.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.87%) GCP
8 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Flow
8 7 (2.87%) OneDrive
9 6 (2.46%) SaaS
10 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.05%) PaaS
11 4 (1.64%) IaaS
12 3 (1.23%) Azure Stack
12 3 (1.23%) Yammer
13 2 (0.82%) Azure Functions
13 2 (0.82%) Serverless
13 2 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.46%) Skype
2 4 (1.64%) Internet
3 3 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) DKIM
5 1 (0.41%) DMARC
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.41%) IMAP
5 1 (0.41%) POP3
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (93.85%) Power BI
2 97 (39.75%) SQL Server
3 86 (35.25%) Data Warehouse
4 84 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 83 (34.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (25.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (11.07%) QlikView
8 22 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (6.15%) Relational Database
10 13 (5.33%) Hadoop
11 10 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (3.69%) OLAP
12 9 (3.69%) Snowflake Schema
13 8 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (2.87%) Looker
15 6 (2.46%) Apache Hive
15 6 (2.46%) Data Lake
15 6 (2.46%) OLAP Cube
15 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (2.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.28%) JIRA
3 7 (2.87%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.82%) Rational Team Concert
6 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.41%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 63 (25.82%) Finance
2 12 (4.92%) Marketing
3 7 (2.87%) Automotive
4 6 (2.46%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.46%) Social Housing
4 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.05%) Games
5 5 (2.05%) Legal
6 4 (1.64%) Back Office
6 4 (1.64%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.64%) Retail
7 2 (0.82%) Billing
7 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (28.69%) Analyst
2 59 (24.18%) Developer
3 38 (15.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 35 (14.34%) Data Analyst
5 21 (8.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 17 (6.97%) Architect
7 16 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 13 (5.33%) Business Manager
8 13 (5.33%) Consultant
9 12 (4.92%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.10%) Business Developer
10 10 (4.10%) Data Architect
11 9 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.28%) Administrator
12 8 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 8 (3.28%) DBA
12 8 (3.28%) Insight Analyst
12 8 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.28%) SQL Developer
13 7 (2.87%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.15%) .NET
2 6 (2.46%) MDX
3 5 (2.05%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.05%) Web Services
4 4 (1.64%) HTML
5 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.23%) React
6 2 (0.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (0.82%) CSS
6 2 (0.82%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.82%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.82%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.82%) XML
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) JSON
7 1 (0.41%) MAPI
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.82%) Social Media
4 2 (0.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.41%) CCTV
5 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.69%) Windows
2 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (83.20%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (23.77%) Analytics
3 58 (23.77%) Visualisation
4 56 (22.95%) ETL
5 49 (20.08%) Data Visualisation
6 47 (19.26%) Data Modelling
6 47 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (18.44%) Data Analysis
8 35 (14.34%) DevOps
9 27 (11.07%) Data Analytics
10 25 (10.25%) Project Management
11 22 (9.02%) Data Transformation
12 20 (8.20%) Data Science
12 20 (8.20%) Decision-Making
12 20 (8.20%) Kimball Methodology
12 20 (8.20%) Project Delivery
13 17 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (6.15%) Data-Driven Decision Making
15 14 (5.74%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (54.92%) SQL
2 30 (12.30%) T-SQL
3 25 (10.25%) Python
4 24 (9.84%) R
5 18 (7.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 15 (6.15%) PowerShell
7 13 (5.33%) C#
8 7 (2.87%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.05%) Java
10 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.23%) VBA
12 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.82%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (8.61%) Degree
2 7 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.46%) CISSP
3 6 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.05%) CEH
4 5 (2.05%) CISM
4 5 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.05%) GIAC
4 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.05%) OSCP
4 5 (2.05%) SANS
5 4 (1.64%) MCSA
6 3 (1.23%) AAT
6 3 (1.23%) ACCA
6 3 (1.23%) CIMA
7 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 1 (0.41%) CISA
8 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.74%) QA
2 11 (4.51%) Data Quality
3 10 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.46%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.46%) Solvency II
5 5 (2.05%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.64%) GDPR
7 3 (1.23%) PMO
7 3 (1.23%) SLA
8 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.41%) NCSC
8 1 (0.41%) NIST
8 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (2.05%) Terraform
2 3 (1.23%) Ansible
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) Salt
4 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 47 (19.26%) Tableau
3 8 (3.28%) Oracle
4 7 (2.87%) Cognos
4 7 (2.87%) Google
4 7 (2.87%) IBM
5 6 (2.46%) Capita
5 6 (2.46%) SAP
6 4 (1.64%) RedGate
7 3 (1.23%) Adobe
7 3 (1.23%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.23%) Databricks
7 3 (1.23%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.23%) Huawei
7 3 (1.23%) Nokia
8 2 (0.82%) Anaplan
8 2 (0.82%) Concur
8 2 (0.82%) Informatica
8 2 (0.82%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.82%) Teradata