The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 45 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.04% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 20.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,835 £43,750 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £53,750 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
48 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.15% 2.60% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 30
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,835 £33,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leicester region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Leicester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Leicester

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) SAP
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 7 (43.75%) Yammer
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) CRM
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Android
6 5 (31.25%) SaaS
6 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
7 4 (25.00%) Lync
7 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (25.00%) NoSQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (25.00%) Lync
2 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
1 7 (43.75%) Yammer
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
4 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
4 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (25.00%) IaaS
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
5 3 (18.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (25.00%) KDB
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Front Office
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) Akka
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (25.00%) COM
3 4 (25.00%) DOM
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) Swagger
3 4 (25.00%) Ultra Messaging
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Business Development
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Document Management
6 4 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Clojure
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) GigaSpaces
3 4 (25.00%) Google
3 4 (25.00%) Infor
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (25.00%) Solace
3 4 (25.00%) StreamBase
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) VMware