Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 32 57
Rank change year-on-year +16 +25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.31% 4.57% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.62% 42.11% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £51,500 £46,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -8.16% +8.89%

Microsoft 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 Halifax with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 21.65% 10.86% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 14
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £21,750 £40,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,000 £58,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Halifax over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) .NET
4 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 11 (55.00%) DevOps
6 10 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
7 8 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) CSS
9 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (30.00%) Scrum
9 6 (30.00%) RESTful
9 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (25.00%) Microservices
10 5 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (25.00%) Test Automation

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) npm
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Adabas
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.00%) Protractor
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) CSS3
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (20.00%) OAuth
5 4 (20.00%) OAuth2
5 4 (20.00%) RAML
5 4 (20.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) WinForms
5 4 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
7 2 (10.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (25.00%) BDD
7 5 (25.00%) Microservices
7 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) ETL
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) Natural
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) RPG
6 1 (5.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VCP6
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) GDPR
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) MuleSoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) VMware