Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 110 163
Rank change year-on-year +63 +53 +52
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 190 219 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.73% 2.77% 1.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.31% 10.44% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 186 178 180
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% -6.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,250 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,075 £62,500
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,328 2,098 1,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.04% 26.58% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 1,638 1,521
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,200 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
England 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 the West Midlands

Job postings citing Power Platform as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Power Platform in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 July 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 +46 83 £55,000 +15.79% 12
Staffordshire +30 33 £50,000 +31.38% 11
Warwickshire +44 20 £47,000 -14.55% 4
Solihull +7 16 £51,000 -6.42% 1
Coventry +31 12 £52,500 +41.67% 4
Worcestershire +35 9 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Shropshire +6 5 £45,000 +50.00%
Walsall -9 3 £35,000 +25.00%
Herefordshire +15 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 171 (90.00%) Power BI
2 145 (76.32%) Business Intelligence
3 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 105 (55.26%) Azure
5 103 (54.21%) SQL
6 67 (35.26%) SQL Server
7 60 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (31.05%) DevOps
9 57 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
11 51 (26.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (25.26%) ETL
13 41 (21.58%) Finance
14 40 (21.05%) Data Modelling
14 40 (21.05%) Analytics
15 35 (18.42%) Big Data
16 34 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (17.89%) SharePoint
17 33 (17.37%) .NET
17 33 (17.37%) PowerApps
18 32 (16.84%) Data Lake
19 31 (16.32%) T-SQL
20 30 (15.79%) ASP.NET
21 29 (15.26%) Visualisation
21 29 (15.26%) Dynamics 365
21 29 (15.26%) Dashboard Development
22 27 (14.21%) Git (software)
23 26 (13.68%) User Stories
24 23 (12.11%) Data Quality

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 34 (17.89%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.84%) SAS
3 4 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.05%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) Drupal
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) Jadu
5 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (8.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.05%) Line 500
4 1 (0.53%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 105 (55.26%) Azure
2 33 (17.37%) PowerApps
3 29 (15.26%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (10.00%) Office 365
5 12 (6.32%) AWS
6 11 (5.79%) Power Automate
7 8 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (4.21%) Serverless
8 7 (3.68%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (3.16%) OneDrive
10 5 (2.63%) PaaS
10 5 (2.63%) SaaS
11 4 (2.11%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (2.11%) Azure Stack
11 4 (2.11%) GCP
12 2 (1.05%) Boomi
12 2 (1.05%) IaaS
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.16%) Skype
2 5 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.05%) FTP
3 2 (1.05%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (90.00%) Power BI
2 67 (35.26%) SQL Server
3 60 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (26.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (18.42%) Big Data
8 32 (16.84%) Data Lake
9 19 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
10 18 (9.47%) Snowflake Schema
11 14 (7.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 10 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (3.16%) OLAP
15 6 (3.16%) OLTP
15 6 (3.16%) SAP BW
16 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
17 4 (2.11%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 27 (14.21%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.74%) JIRA
2 9 (4.74%) Subversion
3 4 (2.11%) RStudio
3 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.05%) ERwin
4 2 (1.05%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.05%) NUnit
5 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.53%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Back Office
2 9 (4.74%) Law
3 8 (4.21%) Banking
4 7 (3.68%) Marketing
5 5 (2.63%) Games
5 5 (2.63%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.11%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
8 2 (1.05%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (29.47%) Developer
2 42 (22.11%) Analyst
3 27 (14.21%) Data Engineer
4 20 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 20 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 19 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 13 (6.84%) Architect
7 12 (6.32%) Data Analyst
8 11 (5.79%) Power BI Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 9 (4.74%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (4.21%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.68%) Administrator
11 7 (3.68%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (3.68%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.68%) Consultant
12 6 (3.16%) Data Architect
12 6 (3.16%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.37%) .NET
2 30 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 22 (11.58%) CSS
3 22 (11.58%) HTML
4 21 (11.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (9.47%) HTML5
6 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (5.79%) .NET Framework
7 11 (5.79%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.79%) ASP.NET Core
7 11 (5.79%) Entity Framework
8 10 (5.26%) .NET Core
9 8 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (3.16%) Web Services
11 4 (2.11%) MDX
12 3 (1.58%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (1.05%) EDI
13 2 (1.05%) SOAP
14 1 (0.53%) COM
14 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (2.11%) Linux
2 4 (2.11%) Unix
3 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.53%) MVS
4 1 (0.53%) VMS
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (76.32%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.05%) DevOps
3 48 (25.26%) ETL
4 40 (21.05%) Analytics
4 40 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 29 (15.26%) Dashboard Development
5 29 (15.26%) Visualisation
6 26 (13.68%) User Stories
7 23 (12.11%) Data Engineering
8 22 (11.58%) CRM
9 18 (9.47%) Data Lineage
9 18 (9.47%) MVC
10 17 (8.95%) Requirements Gathering
11 15 (7.89%) Project Management
12 14 (7.37%) Collaborative Working
12 14 (7.37%) Data Analytics
12 14 (7.37%) Process Improvement
12 14 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.84%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 103 (54.21%) SQL
2 31 (16.32%) T-SQL
3 21 (11.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 21 (11.05%) Python
4 20 (10.53%) C#
5 15 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.84%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.84%) R
7 8 (4.21%) Java
7 8 (4.21%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.63%) ABAP
8 5 (2.63%) VB
9 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.11%) HiveQL
9 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.58%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.68%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) MCSA
3 5 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.58%) CEH
5 3 (1.58%) CISM
5 3 (1.58%) CISSP
5 3 (1.58%) GIAC
5 3 (1.58%) MCSE
5 3 (1.58%) OSCP
5 3 (1.58%) SANS
6 2 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.53%) CIMA
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.11%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.16%) GDPR
3 4 (2.11%) SLA
4 3 (1.58%) ISO 14001
4 3 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.58%) QA
5 2 (1.05%) IFRS
5 2 (1.05%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) Ansible
1 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (2.11%) Terraform
2 1 (0.53%) Kibana
2 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.47%) Tableau
3 16 (8.42%) SAP
4 13 (6.84%) Databricks
5 4 (2.11%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.11%) Informatica
5 4 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle
5 4 (2.11%) Talend
6 3 (1.58%) Birst
6 3 (1.58%) Google
6 3 (1.58%) Infor
7 2 (1.05%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.05%) Dell
7 2 (1.05%) RedGate
7 2 (1.05%) Sage
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com