Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 15 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +43 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 70 118 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 10.87% 18.04% 2.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.49% 52.68% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 127 14
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,571
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +33.54% -5.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £23,025
90th Percentile £74,750 £65,000 £57,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%

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 209 224 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 32.45% 34.25% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 186 212 38
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £55,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £43,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.79% +9.64% -

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 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 49 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (52.86%) C#
2 37 (52.86%) .NET
3 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 30 (42.86%) SQL
4 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
5 23 (32.86%) MVC
6 22 (31.43%) CSS
7 21 (30.00%) Web Services
7 21 (30.00%) jQuery
8 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (24.29%) Windows
9 16 (22.86%) Scrum
9 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (22.86%) DevOps
10 15 (21.43%) Office 365
10 15 (21.43%) Finance
10 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (21.43%) HTML
11 14 (20.00%) XML
11 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
12 13 (18.57%) SDLC
12 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
13 12 (17.14%) .NET Core
13 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Office 365
2 7 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 5 (7.14%) PaaS
4 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.71%) Azure Functions
4 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 4 (5.71%) Serverless
5 3 (4.29%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (2.86%) IaaS
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Flow
6 2 (2.86%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) VoIP
2 3 (4.29%) VLAN
3 2 (2.86%) Skype
3 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.43%) BGP
4 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.43%) HSRP
4 1 (1.43%) MPLS
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (10.00%) Power BI
7 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
10 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.43%) Big Data
12 1 (1.43%) MySQL
12 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) SoapUI
2 8 (11.43%) Selenium
2 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.71%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Azure Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Service Architect
9 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Web Architect
10 3 (4.29%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.86%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
3 22 (31.43%) CSS
4 21 (30.00%) jQuery
4 21 (30.00%) Web Services
5 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (21.43%) HTML
7 14 (20.00%) XML
8 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
9 12 (17.14%) .NET Core
10 11 (15.71%) Ajax
10 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
10 11 (15.71%) REST
11 10 (14.29%) RESTful
11 10 (14.29%) WCF
12 7 (10.00%) SOAP
13 6 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (5.71%) Express
15 4 (5.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (15.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.00%) Linux
5 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.71%) Android
6 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.29%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) MVC
2 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) DevOps
3 16 (22.86%) Scrum
4 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.57%) SDLC
6 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.86%) ITIL
9 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 7 (10.00%) API Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
10 7 (10.00%) TDD
11 6 (8.57%) Innovative Thinking
11 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
11 6 (8.57%) Project Management
12 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
12 5 (7.14%) Decision-Making
12 5 (7.14%) OO
12 5 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) C#
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 30 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (4.29%) Python
6 3 (4.29%) VBA
7 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
8 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) MCSE
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.57%) Docker
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.29%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (4.29%) Puppet
3 2 (2.86%) Rancher
Vendors
1 49 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Cisco
2 4 (5.71%) VMware
3 3 (4.29%) Databricks
4 1 (1.43%) Google
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle