Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 162 223
Rank change year-on-year +62 +61 +108
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 215 159 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.75% 1.67% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.36% 8.26% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 162 133 102
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,150 £64,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,076 1,925 1,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.57% 20.20% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,609 1,518 1,141
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 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
Birmingham +47 98 £48,750 +8.33% 13
Shropshire +8 24 £27,500 -57.69%
Solihull +6 21 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Coventry +20 17 £39,114 -17.65% 2
Staffordshire +18 16 £38,057 +1.49% 14
Warwickshire -3 10 £55,000 -24.14% 1
Walsall +12 8 £28,000 -49.09% 1
Worcestershire -14 7 £25,000 -30.95%
Sutton Coldfield +3 4 £34,250 +42.71%
Wolverhampton +23 2 £57,500 +69.12% 7
Herefordshire -18 2 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Power Platform.

1 202 (93.95%) Power BI
2 192 (89.30%) Business Intelligence
3 133 (61.86%) SQL
4 77 (35.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 75 (34.88%) SQL Server
6 71 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 70 (32.56%) Analytics
8 67 (31.16%) Microsoft
9 66 (30.70%) Microsoft Azure
10 63 (29.30%) Data Warehouse
11 58 (26.98%) Finance
12 56 (26.05%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (25.58%) Visualisation
14 51 (23.72%) ETL
15 49 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (22.33%) Tableau
17 42 (19.53%) T-SQL
18 41 (19.07%) Data Analytics
19 39 (18.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 36 (16.74%) Data Visualisation
21 35 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
22 34 (15.81%) QlikView
22 34 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (13.02%) SharePoint
23 28 (13.02%) SAS
24 27 (12.56%) Data Analysis
25 26 (12.09%) BusinessObjects
25 26 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
26 25 (11.63%) Python
26 25 (11.63%) Oracle

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 28 (13.02%) SAS
1 28 (13.02%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (2.79%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 7 (3.26%) SAP BPC
2 6 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.93%) Maximo
5 1 (0.47%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.47%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (30.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (11.63%) Office 365
3 22 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (8.84%) PowerApps
5 17 (7.91%) PaaS
6 8 (3.72%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (2.79%) IaaS
7 6 (2.79%) OneDrive
7 6 (2.79%) SaaS
8 5 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (2.33%) Azure Stack
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.47%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.47%) Boomi
10 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.79%) Skype
2 3 (1.40%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (93.95%) Power BI
2 77 (35.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (34.88%) SQL Server
4 71 (33.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (29.30%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (18.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (15.81%) QlikView
8 26 (12.09%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (8.84%) Hadoop
10 12 (5.58%) Qlik Sense
11 11 (5.12%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (5.12%) Pentaho
11 11 (5.12%) SAS EBI
12 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (3.72%) OLAP
13 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
13 8 (3.72%) Text Mining
14 7 (3.26%) Data Mining
15 6 (2.79%) BusinessObjects XI
15 6 (2.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.58%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.72%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.79%) Artifactory
4 6 (2.79%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.79%) JIRA
4 6 (2.79%) Maven
5 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 58 (26.98%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Marketing
3 13 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.58%) Retail
5 11 (5.12%) General Ledger
6 9 (4.19%) Electronics
6 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.72%) Legal
8 5 (2.33%) Local Government
9 4 (1.86%) Automotive
9 4 (1.86%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (31.16%) Analyst
2 57 (26.51%) Developer
3 30 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 20 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 20 (9.30%) Data Analyst
5 13 (6.05%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.58%) Consultant
7 10 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.19%) Analytics Manager
8 9 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 9 (4.19%) DBA
9 8 (3.72%) Forensic Manager
10 7 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 7 (3.26%) Data Manager
10 7 (3.26%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.26%) ServiceNow Developer
11 6 (2.79%) Administrator
11 6 (2.79%) Business Developer
11 6 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 6 (2.79%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.70%) .NET
2 11 (5.12%) REST
2 11 (5.12%) Web Services
3 10 (4.65%) XML
4 9 (4.19%) MDX
5 7 (3.26%) CSS
5 7 (3.26%) HTML
6 6 (2.79%) JSON
6 6 (2.79%) LINQ
6 6 (2.79%) SOAP
6 6 (2.79%) XSLT
7 4 (1.86%) D3.js
7 4 (1.86%) XSL
8 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.40%) jQuery
9 2 (0.93%) COM
9 2 (0.93%) HTML5
9 2 (0.93%) RESTful
9 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.65%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.33%) NHS
4 5 (2.33%) Robotics
5 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.47%) Life Science
6 1 (0.47%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.79%) Unix
2 4 (1.86%) Windows
3 2 (0.93%) Android
3 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (89.30%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (32.56%) Analytics
3 55 (25.58%) Visualisation
4 51 (23.72%) ETL
5 49 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (19.07%) Data Analytics
7 36 (16.74%) Data Visualisation
8 34 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (12.56%) Data Analysis
10 26 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (9.30%) Service Management
12 19 (8.84%) Data Science
13 18 (8.37%) Data Modelling
14 17 (7.91%) Data Governance
14 17 (7.91%) Data Protection
14 17 (7.91%) Software Engineering
15 16 (7.44%) DevOps
15 16 (7.44%) Process Improvement
15 16 (7.44%) Project Management
16 15 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 133 (61.86%) SQL
2 42 (19.53%) T-SQL
3 25 (11.63%) Python
4 23 (10.70%) C#
5 17 (7.91%) R
6 10 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.26%) Java
7 7 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.26%) VBA
8 5 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.86%) C
9 4 (1.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.47%) AAT
4 1 (0.47%) ACCA
4 1 (0.47%) CIMA
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.70%) GDPR
2 19 (8.84%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.19%) QA
4 3 (1.40%) PMO
5 1 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) Ansible
1 6 (2.79%) Terraform
2 1 (0.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 67 (31.16%) Microsoft
2 48 (22.33%) Tableau
3 25 (11.63%) Oracle
4 23 (10.70%) SAP
5 13 (6.05%) ServiceNow
6 11 (5.12%) Cloudera
6 11 (5.12%) IBM
7 8 (3.72%) Alteryx
8 7 (3.26%) Google
9 6 (2.79%) Cognos
10 5 (2.33%) HP
10 5 (2.33%) RedGate
11 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.93%) Greenplum
12 2 (0.93%) Informatica
12 2 (0.93%) Progress
12 2 (0.93%) Talend
12 2 (0.93%) Teradata
13 1 (0.47%) hybris
13 1 (0.47%) Infor