Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 48 76
Rank change year-on-year +29 +28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 107 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 11.46% 4.12% 2.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.15% 34.62% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 113 35 36
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £60,000 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 248 104 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 26.55% 11.90% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 223 93 114
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,714 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.79% -5.88% +34.92%
10th Percentile £28,207 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £52,500 £54,850
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leicestershire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +29 84 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Hinckley +4 3 £37,500 - 2
Loughborough +1 2 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Lutterworth -2 1 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 79 (73.83%) C#
2 77 (71.96%) SQL Server
2 77 (71.96%) .NET
3 69 (64.49%) Microsoft
4 61 (57.01%) HTML
4 61 (57.01%) CSS
4 61 (57.01%) MVC
5 58 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (51.40%) SQL
7 51 (47.66%) ASP.NET
7 51 (47.66%) jQuery
8 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 47 (43.93%) Web Services
10 45 (42.06%) Unit Testing
11 41 (38.32%) Entity Framework
12 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (37.38%) .NET Framework
13 39 (36.45%) Sass
13 39 (36.45%) Microservices
14 35 (32.71%) Mobile App
14 35 (32.71%) Test Automation
14 35 (32.71%) Ajax
14 35 (32.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 35 (32.71%) T-SQL
15 34 (31.78%) Performance Tuning
16 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
16 33 (30.84%) WCF
16 33 (30.84%) Automotive
17 32 (29.91%) SOA
17 32 (29.91%) Mobile Application Development

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 11 (10.28%) Confluence
2 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) CMS
3 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.87%) Kentico
3 2 (1.87%) nginx
3 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Office 365
2 15 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.48%) PaaS
3 8 (7.48%) SaaS
4 7 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (4.67%) IaaS
6 3 (2.80%) npm
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.87%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.87%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.87%) Yarn
8 1 (0.93%) Apigee
8 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.93%) GitHub
8 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.93%) Google Play
8 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Serverless
8 1 (0.93%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) DNS
1 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.67%) Firewall
2 5 (4.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (4.67%) VLAN
3 4 (3.74%) LAN
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
4 2 (1.87%) SSH
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) NAS
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (71.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (32.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (18.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (11.21%) Power BI
5 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.67%) MySQL
6 5 (4.67%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) Redis
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Bitbucket
1 13 (12.15%) Octopus Deploy
1 13 (12.15%) TeamCity
2 12 (11.21%) JIRA
3 11 (10.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (6.54%) Xcode
5 6 (5.61%) Moq
5 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.67%) JUnit
7 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.80%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (2.80%) Selenium
8 3 (2.80%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.87%) Grunt
9 2 (1.87%) gulp
9 2 (1.87%) Subversion
9 2 (1.87%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.87%) webpack
General
1 33 (30.84%) Automotive
2 17 (15.89%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (54.21%) Developer
2 35 (32.71%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (16.82%) C# Developer
4 16 (14.95%) Software Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Lead Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Systems Architect
8 5 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (71.96%) .NET
2 61 (57.01%) CSS
2 61 (57.01%) HTML
3 51 (47.66%) ASP.NET
3 51 (47.66%) jQuery
4 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 47 (43.93%) Web Services
6 41 (38.32%) Entity Framework
7 40 (37.38%) .NET Framework
7 40 (37.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (36.45%) Sass
9 35 (32.71%) Ajax
10 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
10 33 (30.84%) WCF
11 32 (29.91%) ASP.NET Core
12 16 (14.95%) Angular 2
13 15 (14.02%) RESTful
14 14 (13.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (12.15%) HTML5
16 12 (11.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.71%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.67%) Replication
3 5 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.74%) Fintech
4 4 (3.74%) User Experience
5 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) CMDB
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) iPhone
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.74%) Linux
4 3 (2.80%) Android
4 3 (2.80%) CentOS
4 3 (2.80%) Debian
4 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (57.01%) MVC
2 58 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (42.06%) Unit Testing
4 39 (36.45%) Microservices
5 35 (32.71%) Test Automation
6 34 (31.78%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (29.91%) Mobile Application Development
7 32 (29.91%) SOA
8 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.95%) Software Engineering
9 14 (13.08%) Scrum
10 13 (12.15%) B2C
11 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (11.21%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (10.28%) Line Management
12 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (6.54%) DevOps
13 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.54%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.83%) C#
2 55 (51.40%) SQL
3 35 (32.71%) T-SQL
4 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.74%) Ruby
6 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.80%) Java
7 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.87%) ES6
8 2 (1.87%) PHP
8 2 (1.87%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) F#
9 1 (0.93%) Go
9 1 (0.93%) Java 8
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.80%) MCSE
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.28%) Docker
3 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.80%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.80%) Puppet
3 2 (1.87%) cPanel
3 2 (1.87%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.87%) Terraform
4 1 (0.93%) Kibana
4 1 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (64.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Xamarin
3 7 (6.54%) VMware
4 4 (3.74%) Aruba
4 4 (3.74%) Cisco
4 4 (3.74%) Google
4 4 (3.74%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.87%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) SAP