Period
to 24 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 8 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +34
Permanent jobs citing Azure 263 639 552
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.28% 15.88% 11.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 59.10% 49.57% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 283 600 509
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% -3.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,600 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +4.76%

Azure 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 East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 445 1,289 1,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.31% 32.03% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 347 1,066 987
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,600 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in the East Midlands

Azure
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Azure in the East Midlands

Azure
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in the East Midlands

Azure
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Nottinghamshire +3 145 £50,000 -4.76% 35
Northamptonshire +5 45 £45,000 - 19
Derbyshire +6 41 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Leicestershire +4 32 £50,000 +21.21% 14
Lincolnshire 0 2 £36,750 +33.64% 13
Azure
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, IT jobs citing Azure 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Azure.

1 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
2 98 (37.26%) C#
3 93 (35.36%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (34.22%) .NET
5 86 (32.70%) DevOps
6 74 (28.14%) SQL
7 73 (27.76%) AWS
8 64 (24.33%) SQL Server
9 60 (22.81%) Windows
10 55 (20.91%) Microservices
11 49 (18.63%) JavaScript
12 45 (17.11%) Software Engineering
13 43 (16.35%) ASP.NET
14 42 (15.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 41 (15.59%) Oracle
16 39 (14.83%) T-SQL
17 38 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
18 37 (14.07%) Finance
18 37 (14.07%) Active Directory
18 37 (14.07%) Office 365
18 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
19 36 (13.69%) VMware
20 33 (12.55%) .NET Core
21 32 (12.17%) MVC
21 32 (12.17%) .NET Framework
22 31 (11.79%) ASP.NET Web API
23 30 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
24 29 (11.03%) Power Platform
24 29 (11.03%) Web Development
24 29 (11.03%) ITIL

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 14 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.28%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.90%) IIS
3 5 (1.90%) nginx
3 5 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.76%) Confluence
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.76%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.52%) Eikon
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.76%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CAR
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 73 (27.76%) AWS
2 37 (14.07%) Office 365
3 29 (11.03%) Power Platform
4 25 (9.51%) GCP
5 24 (9.13%) SaaS
6 11 (4.18%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (3.80%) Serverless
8 9 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (3.04%) IaaS
10 7 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (2.66%) PaaS
10 7 (2.66%) Power Automate
10 7 (2.66%) PowerApps
11 6 (2.28%) Amazon EKS
12 5 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.90%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (1.90%) Amazon S3
12 5 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.75%) Firewall
2 14 (5.32%) SAN
3 13 (4.94%) WAN
4 11 (4.18%) DNS
4 11 (4.18%) LAN
5 9 (3.42%) DHCP
5 9 (3.42%) Internet
6 8 (3.04%) VLAN
6 8 (3.04%) VoIP
7 5 (1.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.14%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.76%) BGP
9 2 (0.76%) IPv6
9 2 (0.76%) Skype
9 2 (0.76%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.76%) VPN
9 2 (0.76%) VSAN
10 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.33%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (9.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (8.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (6.84%) Power BI
7 16 (6.08%) Big Data
8 15 (5.70%) NoSQL
9 11 (4.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.18%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (4.18%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.80%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (3.04%) OLTP
12 8 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (3.04%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.28%) Data Lake
13 6 (2.28%) MySQL
13 6 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (3.04%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.04%) JIRA
4 8 (3.04%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.66%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.28%) ER Studio
6 6 (2.28%) ERwin
6 6 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.28%) PowerDesigner
6 6 (2.28%) Selenium
7 5 (1.90%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.52%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.52%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.14%) NUnit
10 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.76%) FishEye
10 2 (0.76%) JUnit
10 2 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 37 (14.07%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Retail
3 13 (4.94%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.80%) Law
5 8 (3.04%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (0.76%) Back Office
7 2 (0.76%) Local Government
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Police
7 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (35.36%) Developer
2 38 (14.45%) C# Developer
3 33 (12.55%) Architect
4 27 (10.27%) .NET Developer
5 21 (7.98%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.60%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.60%) Web Developer
7 18 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (6.46%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.08%) Software Engineer
10 15 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 13 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
14 11 (4.18%) Azure Engineer
14 11 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
16 9 (3.42%) C# Software Engineer
16 9 (3.42%) Consultant
16 9 (3.42%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (34.22%) .NET
2 43 (16.35%) ASP.NET
3 33 (12.55%) .NET Core
4 32 (12.17%) .NET Framework
5 31 (11.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (8.75%) HTML
7 21 (7.98%) AngularJS
7 21 (7.98%) ASP.NET Core
7 21 (7.98%) CSS
8 18 (6.84%) React
9 17 (6.46%) HTML5
9 17 (6.46%) JSON
10 16 (6.08%) WinForms
11 14 (5.32%) WPF
12 13 (4.94%) CSS3
12 13 (4.94%) jQuery
12 13 (4.94%) Kafka
12 13 (4.94%) Vue.js
12 13 (4.94%) Web Services
13 12 (4.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.37%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.56%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.80%) User Experience
6 8 (3.04%) Analytical Mindset
6 8 (3.04%) Internet of Things
6 8 (3.04%) Replication
7 7 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.28%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.14%) Social Media
12 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Licensing
12 2 (0.76%) PlayStation
13 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.81%) Windows
2 23 (8.75%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.60%) Linux
4 10 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (3.04%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (35.36%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.70%) DevOps
3 55 (20.91%) Microservices
4 45 (17.11%) Software Engineering
5 32 (12.17%) MVC
6 30 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (11.03%) ITIL
7 29 (11.03%) Web Development
8 28 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (10.27%) Scrum
10 23 (8.75%) Analytics
11 21 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (7.60%) Test Automation
13 18 (6.84%) TDD
14 15 (5.70%) Data Modelling
15 14 (5.32%) ETL
15 14 (5.32%) Migration
15 14 (5.32%) Project Delivery
16 13 (4.94%) Business Case
16 13 (4.94%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 98 (37.26%) C#
2 74 (28.14%) SQL
3 49 (18.63%) JavaScript
4 39 (14.83%) T-SQL
5 29 (11.03%) Python
6 24 (9.13%) PL/SQL
7 22 (8.37%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.42%) Java
9 7 (2.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (2.28%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.90%) VB
12 4 (1.52%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.76%) ABAP
13 2 (0.76%) C
13 2 (0.76%) C++
13 2 (0.76%) ES6
13 2 (0.76%) Ruby
14 1 (0.38%) Go
14 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.84%) Degree
2 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (4.56%) CCNA
5 8 (3.04%) CCSA
5 8 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.66%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (2.66%) MCP
7 6 (2.28%) Master's Degree
7 6 (2.28%) MCSE
8 3 (1.14%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.76%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.76%) CCNP
9 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.76%) MCITP
9 2 (0.76%) MCSA
9 2 (0.76%) MCTS
9 2 (0.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.22%) QA
2 8 (3.04%) SLA
3 4 (1.52%) GDPR
4 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (14.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.42%) Docker
4 7 (2.66%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.90%) Varnish
6 3 (1.14%) XenApp
6 3 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.76%) vCloud
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.76%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.56%) SCCM
2 10 (3.80%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (3.42%) Puppet
3 9 (3.42%) vCenter Server
4 7 (2.66%) Ansible
5 6 (2.28%) Terraform
6 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.76%) SCOM
6 2 (0.76%) WSUS
7 1 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.38%) Istio
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.59%) Oracle
3 36 (13.69%) VMware
4 28 (10.65%) Google
5 21 (7.98%) Cisco
6 16 (6.08%) Citrix
7 11 (4.18%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.80%) Atlassian
8 10 (3.80%) NetApp
9 7 (2.66%) Mitel
10 6 (2.28%) Teradata
11 5 (1.90%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.14%) Capita
13 3 (1.14%) Databricks
13 3 (1.14%) Dell
13 3 (1.14%) HP
13 3 (1.14%) Remedy
13 3 (1.14%) SAP
13 3 (1.14%) ServiceNow