Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Power Platform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 164 209
Rank change year-on-year +84 +45 +117
Permanent jobs citing Power Platform 244 147 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.34% 1.71% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.18% 8.10% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 225 135 122
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -13.98%
10th Percentile £24,025 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £70,850 £49,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 2,003 1,814 1,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.46% 21.08% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 1,451 1,364
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +64 122 £45,100 +6.12% 36
Staffordshire +20 25 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Coventry +21 21 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Worcestershire +5 19 £37,775 +25.92% 2
Shropshire +21 13 £25,000 -61.54% 1
Solihull +8 13 £54,500 +28.24%
Herefordshire -5 10 £50,000 -13.04%
Warwickshire -26 8 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Walsall +9 6 £34,975 -36.41% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £70,000 - 5
Power Platform
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 234 (95.90%) Power BI
2 218 (89.34%) Business Intelligence
3 143 (58.61%) SQL
4 106 (43.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (43.03%) SQL Server
6 96 (39.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (31.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 77 (31.56%) Visualisation
8 73 (29.92%) Finance
9 70 (28.69%) Microsoft
9 70 (28.69%) Data Warehouse
9 70 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (28.28%) Analytics
11 62 (25.41%) ETL
11 62 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
12 61 (25.00%) Azure
13 53 (21.72%) Data Visualisation
13 53 (21.72%) Tableau
14 49 (20.08%) Microsoft Excel
15 43 (17.62%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (15.16%) Office 365
17 36 (14.75%) T-SQL
18 35 (14.34%) SharePoint
18 35 (14.34%) Data Analysis
18 35 (14.34%) QlikView
19 31 (12.70%) Data Modelling
20 27 (11.07%) Data Analytics
21 26 (10.66%) Data Transformation
22 24 (9.84%) Data Quality
23 23 (9.43%) .NET

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 35 (14.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.51%) SAS
3 5 (2.05%) CMS
3 5 (2.05%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.64%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.64%) IIS
5 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.23%) WordPress
6 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 49 (20.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) OPENHousing
2 5 (2.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.64%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.23%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (1.23%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.82%) Maximo
5 2 (0.82%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 61 (25.00%) Azure
2 37 (15.16%) Office 365
3 15 (6.15%) PowerApps
4 12 (4.92%) Azure Data Factory
5 11 (4.51%) AWS
6 8 (3.28%) PaaS
7 6 (2.46%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Flow
8 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.05%) GCP
9 3 (1.23%) Boomi
9 3 (1.23%) IaaS
9 3 (1.23%) Yammer
10 2 (0.82%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.41%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.41%) SaaS
11 1 (0.41%) Serverless
11 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) DHCP
1 2 (0.82%) DKIM
1 2 (0.82%) DMARC
1 2 (0.82%) DNS
1 2 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (0.82%) IMAP
1 2 (0.82%) POP3
1 2 (0.82%) SAN
1 2 (0.82%) SMTP
2 1 (0.41%) Firewall
2 1 (0.41%) Intranet
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (95.90%) Power BI
2 106 (43.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 105 (43.03%) SQL Server
4 96 (39.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 77 (31.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 70 (28.69%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (14.34%) QlikView
8 23 (9.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (6.56%) Hadoop
9 16 (6.56%) Relational Database
10 11 (4.51%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (4.10%) Qlik Sense
12 8 (3.28%) OLAP
13 7 (2.87%) MySQL
13 7 (2.87%) SAS EBI
13 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (2.46%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.87%) JIRA
1 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.46%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.23%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.23%) Bitbucket
3 3 (1.23%) Maven
4 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.82%) Subversion
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.41%) NUnit
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (29.92%) Finance
2 14 (5.74%) Retail
3 12 (4.92%) Public Sector
4 10 (4.10%) General Ledger
4 10 (4.10%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.10%) Marketing
5 8 (3.28%) Social Housing
6 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.64%) Electronics
7 4 (1.64%) Law
8 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 2 (0.82%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (35.66%) Analyst
2 63 (25.82%) Developer
3 44 (18.03%) Data Analyst
4 37 (15.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 36 (14.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 18 (7.38%) SQL Developer
7 16 (6.56%) Business Analyst
8 15 (6.15%) Consultant
9 12 (4.92%) Architect
10 11 (4.51%) Business Developer
10 11 (4.51%) Data Business Analyst
10 11 (4.51%) SQL BI Developer
11 10 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 10 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 9 (3.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 9 (3.69%) Technical Specialist
13 8 (3.28%) Graduate
13 8 (3.28%) Power BI Developer
14 7 (2.87%) DBA
15 6 (2.46%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.43%) .NET
2 8 (3.28%) CSS
2 8 (3.28%) HTML
3 6 (2.46%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.46%) MDX
3 6 (2.46%) Web Services
4 5 (2.05%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.05%) React
4 5 (2.05%) XML
5 4 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (1.64%) jQuery
5 4 (1.64%) XSL
6 3 (1.23%) EDI
7 2 (0.82%) HTML5
7 2 (0.82%) MAPI
7 2 (0.82%) REST
7 2 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.41%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.41%) LESS
8 1 (0.41%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.23%) Life Science
3 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (0.82%) Robotics
4 2 (0.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.41%) CCTV
5 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.10%) Windows
2 5 (2.05%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.23%) Unix
3 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (89.34%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (31.56%) Visualisation
3 70 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (28.28%) Analytics
5 62 (25.41%) ETL
6 53 (21.72%) Data Visualisation
7 43 (17.62%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (14.34%) Data Analysis
9 31 (12.70%) Data Modelling
10 27 (11.07%) Data Analytics
11 26 (10.66%) Data Transformation
12 22 (9.02%) DevOps
12 22 (9.02%) Project Management
13 20 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (6.97%) Data Management
14 17 (6.97%) Decision-Making
15 16 (6.56%) Project Delivery
16 13 (5.33%) Data Science
17 12 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (4.92%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 143 (58.61%) SQL
2 36 (14.75%) T-SQL
3 21 (8.61%) Python
4 18 (7.38%) C#
4 18 (7.38%) R
5 16 (6.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 10 (4.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.28%) VBA
8 5 (2.05%) C
8 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.64%) PHP
9 4 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.23%) Java
10 3 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.82%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.41%) AAT
4 1 (0.41%) ACCA
4 1 (0.41%) CIMA
4 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.84%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.28%) QA
3 4 (1.64%) GDPR
3 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.64%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Terraform
2 3 (1.23%) Ansible
2 3 (1.23%) Kibana
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.82%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 2 (0.82%) Salt
3 2 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 53 (21.72%) Tableau
3 15 (6.15%) SAP
4 14 (5.74%) Oracle
5 8 (3.28%) Cognos
6 6 (2.46%) Capita
7 5 (2.05%) RedGate
8 3 (1.23%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.23%) Dell
8 3 (1.23%) hybris
8 3 (1.23%) Informatica
8 3 (1.23%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.23%) RedPrairie
8 3 (1.23%) Teradata
9 2 (0.82%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.82%) Forcepoint
9 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 2 (0.82%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.82%) Progress
9 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com