Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 76 71
Rank change year-on-year +59 -5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 134 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.86% 2.28% 2.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.01% 25.89% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139 29 37
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £25,750 £35,950
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,750 £120,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%

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 231 112 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.89% 8.81% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 213 79 140
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.93%
10th Percentile £27,602 £26,650 £28,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,750 £63,250
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.02%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +46 82 £47,500 +33.54% 20
Market Harborough - 4 £37,500 -
Hinckley - 3 £42,500 -
Lutterworth - 2 £35,000 - 1
Loughborough +8 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 92 (68.66%) .NET
2 87 (64.93%) C#
3 82 (61.19%) SQL Server
4 77 (57.46%) Microsoft
5 71 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (47.01%) MVC
6 63 (47.01%) CSS
6 63 (47.01%) HTML
7 58 (43.28%) ASP.NET
8 53 (39.55%) SQL
9 45 (33.58%) jQuery
10 44 (32.84%) AngularJS
11 40 (29.85%) Unit Testing
11 40 (29.85%) Windows
12 39 (29.10%) Web Services
12 39 (29.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (28.36%) .NET Framework
13 38 (28.36%) Entity Framework
13 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
14 35 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
16 28 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (20.90%) Docker
16 28 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
17 27 (20.15%) Bitbucket
17 27 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (19.40%) Mobile App
19 25 (18.66%) Microservices
20 23 (17.16%) Octopus Deploy
21 22 (16.42%) Scrum

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 17 (12.69%) Confluence
2 11 (8.21%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.21%) Skype for Business
3 10 (7.46%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.22%) CMS
5 5 (3.73%) Kentico
6 4 (2.99%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.99%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.94%) Office 365
3 9 (6.72%) PaaS
3 9 (6.72%) SaaS
4 7 (5.22%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (4.48%) Bluemix
5 6 (4.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Google Play
6 1 (0.75%) IaaS
6 1 (0.75%) npm
6 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.75%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.45%) LAN
2 12 (8.96%) WAN
3 11 (8.21%) WLAN
4 10 (7.46%) VoIP
5 5 (3.73%) DNS
5 5 (3.73%) SAN
5 5 (3.73%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.99%) VLAN
7 3 (2.24%) Firewall
7 3 (2.24%) Intranet
8 2 (1.49%) NAS
9 1 (0.75%) DHCP
9 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.75%) MPLS
9 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (61.19%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (14.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (12.69%) Power BI
5 12 (8.96%) MongoDB
6 11 (8.21%) RavenDB
7 4 (2.99%) MySQL
8 3 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Bitbucket
2 23 (17.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 17 (12.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (12.69%) JIRA
3 17 (12.69%) Moq
3 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (12.69%) TeamCity
4 11 (8.21%) Selenium
5 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.46%) JUnit
6 9 (6.72%) IBM UrbanCode
6 9 (6.72%) SonarQube
6 9 (6.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (3.73%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.73%) Subversion
8 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.75%) Maven
9 1 (0.75%) Mocha
9 1 (0.75%) Mockito
General
1 11 (8.21%) Automotive
2 9 (6.72%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Finance
4 2 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (64.18%) Developer
2 59 (44.03%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.16%) C# Developer
4 20 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (11.94%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Lead Developer
7 11 (8.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 5 (3.73%) Architect
11 5 (3.73%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
12 4 (2.99%) IT Manager
12 4 (2.99%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.99%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.66%) .NET
2 63 (47.01%) CSS
2 63 (47.01%) HTML
3 58 (43.28%) ASP.NET
4 45 (33.58%) jQuery
5 44 (32.84%) AngularJS
6 39 (29.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (29.10%) Web Services
7 38 (28.36%) .NET Framework
7 38 (28.36%) Entity Framework
8 35 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (16.42%) .NET Core
9 22 (16.42%) Sass
10 21 (15.67%) Ajax
11 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET Core
12 19 (14.18%) RESTful
12 19 (14.18%) WCF
13 17 (12.69%) Angular 2
14 16 (11.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.73%) iPhone
5 4 (2.99%) CMDB
5 4 (2.99%) Replication
5 4 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.24%) Fintech
7 2 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.85%) Windows
2 16 (11.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.46%) Linux
4 8 (5.97%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.97%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.24%) CentOS
5 3 (2.24%) Debian
6 2 (1.49%) Android
6 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Unix
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (47.01%) MVC
3 40 (29.85%) Unit Testing
4 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
5 28 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (18.66%) Microservices
7 22 (16.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 22 (16.42%) Scrum
8 19 (14.18%) Dependency Injection
8 19 (14.18%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (14.18%) SOA
9 17 (12.69%) B2C
9 17 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (12.69%) E-Commerce
10 15 (11.19%) ITIL
11 14 (10.45%) SDLC
12 13 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (8.96%) Business Continuity
13 12 (8.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (64.93%) C#
2 53 (39.55%) SQL
3 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.46%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.72%) Ruby
6 9 (6.72%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.24%) Java
7 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.75%) Go
8 1 (0.75%) Java 8
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
1 8 (5.97%) MCSE
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.49%) MCP
3 1 (0.75%) CCNA
3 1 (0.75%) CCNP
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.75%) MCSA
3 1 (0.75%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 28 (20.90%) Docker
2 16 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.94%) Hyper-V
3 15 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.97%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (7.46%) Terraform
3 9 (6.72%) Kubernetes
3 9 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.72%) Puppet
4 6 (4.48%) Ansible
4 6 (4.48%) Nagios
4 6 (4.48%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.49%) SCCM
6 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 77 (57.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) Xamarin
3 17 (12.69%) VMware
4 15 (11.19%) Google
5 14 (10.45%) Cisco
6 6 (4.48%) IBM
7 4 (2.99%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.24%) Aruba
8 3 (2.24%) HP
8 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.49%) Capita
9 2 (1.49%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.75%) Apigee
10 1 (0.75%) Apple
10 1 (0.75%) Citrix
10 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.75%) Sophos
10 1 (0.75%) Twitter