Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 54 129
Rank change year-on-year +7 +75 +101
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 245 253 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.93% 4.64% 2.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.58% 51.32% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 226 214 120
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 652 493 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.11% 9.03% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 552 415 412
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 108 (44.08%) SQL Server
2 106 (43.27%) Microsoft
3 93 (37.96%) .NET
4 92 (37.55%) SQL
5 85 (34.69%) C#
6 80 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
7 79 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (26.53%) DevOps
9 56 (22.86%) MVC
10 52 (21.22%) Web Services
11 49 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 48 (19.59%) Git (software)
13 47 (19.18%) Windows
14 44 (17.96%) Linux
14 44 (17.96%) VMware
15 37 (15.10%) Google
16 35 (14.29%) Puppet
17 34 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (13.88%) Finance
17 34 (13.88%) Active Directory
18 33 (13.47%) Oracle
19 32 (13.06%) JavaScript
19 32 (13.06%) Python
19 32 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (12.65%) Opscode Chef
21 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
21 30 (12.24%) T-SQL
22 29 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 28 (11.43%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.31%) IIS
3 10 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.67%) JBoss
4 9 (3.67%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.86%) CMS
5 7 (2.86%) Jetty
5 7 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.04%) Tornado
8 4 (1.63%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.63%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.63%) Kentico
8 4 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.22%) Apache
9 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.82%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 80 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (6.12%) IaaS
3 15 (6.12%) Office 365
4 12 (4.90%) PaaS
5 10 (4.08%) SaaS
6 6 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.22%) npm
8 2 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (0.82%) GitHub
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.41%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.41%) Boomi
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.02%) DNS
2 16 (6.53%) DHCP
3 14 (5.71%) SAN
4 13 (5.31%) Firewall
5 8 (3.27%) LAN
5 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.86%) Network Security
7 6 (2.45%) PPP
7 6 (2.45%) WAN
8 5 (2.04%) AMQP
9 4 (1.63%) Internet
9 4 (1.63%) VPN
10 3 (1.22%) NAS
10 3 (1.22%) PuTTY
10 3 (1.22%) VoIP
10 3 (1.22%) WinSCP
11 2 (0.82%) DMZ
11 2 (0.82%) HTTP
11 2 (0.82%) Intranet
11 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (44.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.98%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 17 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (4.90%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (3.67%) MySQL
9 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (3.27%) Power BI
10 8 (3.27%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.86%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (5.31%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.49%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.49%) Selenium
7 10 (4.08%) FitNesse
7 10 (4.08%) TeamCity
8 9 (3.67%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (3.27%) LoadRunner
9 8 (3.27%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.86%) NUnit
11 6 (2.45%) Vagrant
12 5 (2.04%) Gatling
12 5 (2.04%) JBehave
12 5 (2.04%) JMeter
12 5 (2.04%) Maven
12 5 (2.04%) Subversion
13 4 (1.63%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (13.88%) Finance
2 15 (6.12%) Retail
3 12 (4.90%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.67%) Local Government
5 3 (1.22%) Law
5 3 (1.22%) Legal
5 3 (1.22%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (34.29%) Developer
2 52 (21.22%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.33%) C# Developer
4 32 (13.06%) Administrator
5 31 (12.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (11.84%) Architect
7 27 (11.02%) DBA
8 25 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 21 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
10 20 (8.16%) SQL DBA
11 19 (7.76%) Consultant
12 17 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (6.53%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (5.71%) Analyst
16 12 (4.90%) Web Architect
17 11 (4.49%) AWS Consultant
17 11 (4.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 11 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
18 10 (4.08%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (37.96%) .NET
2 52 (21.22%) Web Services
3 49 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (12.24%) .NET Framework
6 23 (9.39%) HTML
7 22 (8.98%) CSS
8 21 (8.57%) AngularJS
9 18 (7.35%) .NET Core
10 17 (6.94%) XML
11 13 (5.31%) jQuery
12 11 (4.49%) Middleware
13 10 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (4.08%) REST
13 10 (4.08%) RESTful
14 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (3.67%) Entity Framework
15 8 (3.27%) SOAP
15 8 (3.27%) WinForms
16 7 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) Public Cloud
2 17 (6.94%) Private Cloud
3 15 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (5.71%) PKI
5 12 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.27%) Clustering
8 6 (2.45%) User Experience
9 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.22%) Life Science
12 2 (0.82%) CMDB
12 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.82%) Media Streaming
12 2 (0.82%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.18%) Windows
2 44 (17.96%) Linux
3 25 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.53%) Unix
5 13 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.67%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.22%) AIX
10 3 (1.22%) HPUX
10 3 (1.22%) Solaris
11 2 (0.82%) Android
11 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.82%) CentOS
11 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.53%) DevOps
3 56 (22.86%) MVC
4 26 (10.61%) Test Automation
5 24 (9.80%) Microservices
6 22 (8.98%) Scrum
6 22 (8.98%) SDLC
6 22 (8.98%) TDD
7 21 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (8.57%) High Availability
8 20 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 18 (7.35%) OO
9 18 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (7.35%) Web Development
10 17 (6.94%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.53%) ETL
12 15 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (5.31%) Database Security
13 13 (5.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 92 (37.55%) SQL
2 85 (34.69%) C#
3 32 (13.06%) JavaScript
3 32 (13.06%) Python
4 30 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 25 (10.20%) Java
6 22 (8.98%) PowerShell
7 21 (8.57%) Ruby
8 19 (7.76%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.31%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.04%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.04%) VBA
12 3 (1.22%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.22%) F#
12 3 (1.22%) R
12 3 (1.22%) VB
13 2 (0.82%) C++
13 2 (0.82%) PHP
14 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.16%) MCSE
3 14 (5.71%) MCSA
4 13 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.45%) Degree
6 5 (2.04%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.82%) ISEB
7 2 (0.82%) MCP
8 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) GDPR
2 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (13.88%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.20%) Docker
3 23 (9.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.86%) vSphere
6 5 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.04%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.22%) KVM
8 2 (0.82%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.82%) XenApp
8 2 (0.82%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (14.29%) Puppet
2 31 (12.65%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (10.20%) Ansible
4 9 (3.67%) SCCM
5 8 (3.27%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.86%) SCOM
7 5 (2.04%) Nagios
7 5 (2.04%) Terraform
8 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.63%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (1.22%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.22%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.22%) OpenNMS
9 3 (1.22%) Salt
9 3 (1.22%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.82%) Rancher
10 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (43.27%) Microsoft
2 44 (17.96%) VMware
3 37 (15.10%) Google
4 33 (13.47%) Oracle
5 26 (10.61%) Rackspace
6 17 (6.94%) Red Hat
7 14 (5.71%) HP
8 12 (4.90%) Citrix
8 12 (4.90%) SAP
9 9 (3.67%) Dell
10 8 (3.27%) Cisco
11 7 (2.86%) CommVault
12 6 (2.45%) F5
12 6 (2.45%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.63%) Veeam
14 3 (1.22%) Brocade
14 3 (1.22%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.22%) NetApp
14 3 (1.22%) Software AG
14 3 (1.22%) webMethods