Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 38 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 48 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.21% 5.34% 2.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.74% 36.90% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 31 22
Leicester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -11.11% -59.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,835
% change year-on-year - -8.75% -60.15%

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 Leicester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 167 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 25.08% 14.46% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 122 72 58
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,533
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.18% -1.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year - -10.86% -0.28%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure 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 in Leicester.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Leicester

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 33 (68.75%) C#
3 32 (66.67%) .NET
4 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
5 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
6 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (41.67%) HTML
8 18 (37.50%) MVC
8 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (35.42%) Web Services
10 15 (31.25%) CSS
10 15 (31.25%) REST
11 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
12 13 (27.08%) Office 365
12 13 (27.08%) Microservices
13 12 (25.00%) WCF
13 12 (25.00%) jQuery
13 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.92%) Retail
14 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (22.92%) Angular 2
14 11 (22.92%) Xamarin
15 10 (20.83%) Entity Framework
15 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
15 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Office 365
2 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) PBX
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2016
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) Power BI
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQLite
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Xcode
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 8 (16.67%) Automotive
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# Web Application Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) HTML
3 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (35.42%) Web Services
5 15 (31.25%) CSS
5 15 (31.25%) REST
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (25.00%) jQuery
7 12 (25.00%) WCF
8 11 (22.92%) Angular 2
9 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 10 (20.83%) Entity Framework
10 8 (16.67%) Ajax
10 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
10 8 (16.67%) Sass
11 5 (10.42%) SOAP
12 4 (8.33%) LINQ
12 4 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) MVC
3 13 (27.08%) Microservices
4 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) SOA
7 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (8.33%) B2C
9 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
9 4 (8.33%) Logistics
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 33 (68.75%) C#
3 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) GDPR
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.17%) NetApp
3 2 (4.17%) Tableau
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Avaya
4 1 (2.08%) GFI Software
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.08%) Sophos
4 1 (2.08%) Veeam
4 1 (2.08%) Virgin Media