Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 41 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 +28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 73 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 10.96% 4.54% 2.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.46% 38.81% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 81 26 24
Leicester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,917
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.92% -7.54%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £43,835
% change year-on-year +15.00% -8.75% -7.72%

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 185 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 27.78% 11.69% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 158 58 66
Leicester median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,835
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -8.75% +39.16%
10th Percentile £28,008 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £43,835
% change year-on-year +3.75% -8.75% +34.88%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
2 53 (72.60%) C#
2 53 (72.60%) .NET
3 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
4 46 (63.01%) SQL
5 45 (61.64%) HTML
5 45 (61.64%) CSS
5 45 (61.64%) MVC
6 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (53.42%) jQuery
8 37 (50.68%) Web Services
8 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (46.58%) ASP.NET
9 34 (46.58%) Unit Testing
10 33 (45.21%) Microservices
11 32 (43.84%) Sass
12 31 (42.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (41.10%) Test Automation
13 30 (41.10%) Entity Framework
13 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (41.10%) .NET Framework
13 30 (41.10%) T-SQL
14 29 (39.73%) Ajax
14 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (36.99%) Mobile App
15 27 (36.99%) Mobile Application Development
15 27 (36.99%) WCF
15 27 (36.99%) Automotive
15 27 (36.99%) SOA
15 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Core

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 8 (10.96%) Confluence
1 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
2 2 (2.74%) WordPress
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Office 365
3 7 (9.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) IaaS
4 3 (4.11%) PaaS
4 3 (4.11%) SaaS
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.74%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.74%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.74%) npm
5 2 (2.74%) Yarn
6 1 (1.37%) GitHub
6 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (4.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) SSH
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) PBX
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
4 1 (1.37%) VoIP
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
2 30 (41.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (12.33%) Power BI
5 5 (6.85%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.11%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.37%) Big Data
8 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) JIRA
1 9 (12.33%) TeamCity
2 8 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (10.96%) Bitbucket
2 8 (10.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (10.96%) Xcode
3 4 (5.48%) JUnit
3 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.11%) IBM UrbanCode
4 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.11%) Moq
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) SonarQube
4 3 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.74%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) Grunt
5 2 (2.74%) gulp
5 2 (2.74%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.74%) webpack
General
1 27 (36.99%) Automotive
2 17 (23.29%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Lead Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Systems Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Azure Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (72.60%) .NET
2 45 (61.64%) CSS
2 45 (61.64%) HTML
3 39 (53.42%) jQuery
4 37 (50.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (50.68%) Web Services
5 34 (46.58%) ASP.NET
6 32 (43.84%) Sass
7 31 (42.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (41.10%) .NET Framework
8 30 (41.10%) Entity Framework
9 29 (39.73%) Ajax
10 27 (36.99%) ASP.NET Core
10 27 (36.99%) WCF
11 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
12 12 (16.44%) Angular 2
12 12 (16.44%) REST
13 10 (13.70%) RESTful
14 9 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (10.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.22%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.37%) Fintech
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.11%) CentOS
5 3 (4.11%) Debian
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) Android
7 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) MVC
2 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (46.58%) Unit Testing
4 33 (45.21%) Microservices
5 30 (41.10%) Test Automation
6 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (36.99%) Mobile Application Development
7 27 (36.99%) SOA
8 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
9 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (13.70%) Scrum
11 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.96%) Line Management
13 7 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (8.22%) B2C
14 6 (8.22%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (8.22%) DevOps
14 6 (8.22%) Project Management
14 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) C#
2 46 (63.01%) SQL
3 30 (41.10%) T-SQL
4 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.22%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
7 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.74%) ES6
8 2 (2.74%) PHP
8 2 (2.74%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.37%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) GDPR
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.22%) Docker
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) cPanel
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.11%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Aruba
5 1 (1.37%) Avaya
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) GFI Software
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.37%) Sophos
5 1 (1.37%) Tableau
5 1 (1.37%) Veeam
5 1 (1.37%) Virgin Media