Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 67 78
Rank change year-on-year +51 +11 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 157 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.17% 2.81% 2.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.28% 27.52% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 166 30 34
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,675 £33,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £46,787
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +18.75% +1.27%

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 284 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 29.25% 10.22% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 267 82 141
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £28,453 £26,300 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +47 118 £47,500 +33.54% 5
Hinckley - 2 £42,500 -
Loughborough +6 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Lutterworth -2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 110 (70.06%) .NET
2 106 (67.52%) C#
3 103 (65.61%) SQL Server
4 96 (61.15%) Microsoft
5 84 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (52.87%) MVC
6 83 (52.87%) CSS
6 83 (52.87%) HTML
7 72 (45.86%) ASP.NET
8 71 (45.22%) SQL
9 64 (40.76%) jQuery
10 62 (39.49%) Unit Testing
11 60 (38.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 60 (38.22%) Web Services
12 55 (35.03%) Entity Framework
13 54 (34.39%) .NET Framework
13 54 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (33.12%) Test Automation
14 52 (33.12%) Microservices
15 49 (31.21%) Sass
15 49 (31.21%) AngularJS
16 48 (30.57%) Mobile App
17 44 (28.03%) Mobile Application Development
17 44 (28.03%) Ajax
17 44 (28.03%) T-SQL
18 43 (27.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 43 (27.39%) Performance Tuning
19 41 (26.11%) WCF
19 41 (26.11%) SOA
19 41 (26.11%) ASP.NET Core

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 25 (15.92%) Confluence
2 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.91%) CMS
4 3 (1.91%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.91%) Kentico
4 3 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
5 2 (1.27%) nginx
5 2 (1.27%) WordPress
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.74%) Office 365
3 13 (8.28%) PaaS
3 13 (8.28%) SaaS
4 5 (3.18%) GitHub
4 5 (3.18%) IaaS
4 5 (3.18%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.91%) npm
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.27%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.27%) Yarn
8 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.64%) Google Play
8 1 (0.64%) Serverless
8 1 (0.64%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) LAN
2 6 (3.82%) DNS
2 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.18%) Firewall
3 5 (3.18%) VLAN
3 5 (3.18%) WAN
3 5 (3.18%) WLAN
4 4 (2.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (2.55%) VoIP
5 3 (1.91%) SAN
6 2 (1.27%) Intranet
6 2 (1.27%) NAS
6 2 (1.27%) SSH
7 1 (0.64%) DHCP
7 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
7 1 (0.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (65.61%) SQL Server
2 43 (27.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (20.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 25 (15.92%) Power BI
5 12 (7.64%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.01%) RavenDB
7 9 (5.73%) MySQL
8 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (20.38%) Bitbucket
2 28 (17.83%) Octopus Deploy
3 26 (16.56%) JIRA
3 26 (16.56%) TeamCity
4 25 (15.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (8.28%) Moq
5 13 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (7.64%) JUnit
7 11 (7.01%) Jenkins
8 10 (6.37%) IBM UrbanCode
8 10 (6.37%) Selenium
8 10 (6.37%) SonarQube
8 10 (6.37%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.82%) Xcode
10 5 (3.18%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.91%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.91%) Grunt
11 3 (1.91%) Subversion
12 2 (1.27%) gulp
12 2 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 34 (21.66%) Automotive
2 13 (8.28%) Retail
3 9 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Finance
5 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (57.32%) Developer
2 54 (34.39%) .NET Developer
3 23 (14.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (14.65%) C# Developer
4 22 (14.01%) Lead Developer
5 15 (9.55%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.92%) Architect
7 13 (8.28%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.37%) Systems Architect
10 8 (5.10%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.18%) Administrator
12 5 (3.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 5 (3.18%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (70.06%) .NET
2 83 (52.87%) CSS
2 83 (52.87%) HTML
3 72 (45.86%) ASP.NET
4 64 (40.76%) jQuery
5 60 (38.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 60 (38.22%) Web Services
6 55 (35.03%) Entity Framework
7 54 (34.39%) .NET Framework
7 54 (34.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (31.21%) AngularJS
8 49 (31.21%) Sass
9 44 (28.03%) Ajax
10 41 (26.11%) ASP.NET Core
10 41 (26.11%) WCF
11 23 (14.65%) Angular 2
12 20 (12.74%) HTML5
12 20 (12.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (11.46%) .NET Core
13 18 (11.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (30.57%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.18%) Replication
4 4 (2.55%) CMDB
4 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.55%) Fintech
4 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) iPhone
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.48%) Windows
2 12 (7.64%) Linux
3 9 (5.73%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.10%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.10%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.82%) CentOS
5 6 (3.82%) Debian
6 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.55%) Android
7 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (52.87%) MVC
3 62 (39.49%) Unit Testing
4 52 (33.12%) Microservices
4 52 (33.12%) Test Automation
5 44 (28.03%) Mobile Application Development
6 43 (27.39%) Performance Tuning
7 41 (26.11%) SOA
8 32 (20.38%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (16.56%) Scrum
10 25 (15.92%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (13.38%) B2C
12 20 (12.74%) Line Management
13 18 (11.46%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (8.92%) DevOps
15 14 (8.92%) E-Commerce
15 14 (8.92%) Mentoring
16 13 (8.28%) Software Engineering
17 12 (7.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (67.52%) C#
2 71 (45.22%) SQL
3 44 (28.03%) T-SQL
4 31 (19.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.37%) Bash Shell
5 10 (6.37%) Ruby
5 10 (6.37%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.55%) Java
6 4 (2.55%) Objective-C
6 4 (2.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.91%) PHP
8 2 (1.27%) ES6
8 2 (1.27%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.64%) Go
9 1 (0.64%) Java 8
9 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) Degree
2 7 (4.46%) MCSE
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
4 1 (0.64%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GCP
2 1 (0.64%) GDPR
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 25 (15.92%) Docker
2 14 (8.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.37%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.37%) Puppet
3 7 (4.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (4.46%) Terraform
4 4 (2.55%) Ansible
4 4 (2.55%) Nagios
4 4 (2.55%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.27%) cPanel
5 2 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.38%) Xamarin
3 11 (7.01%) VMware
4 8 (5.10%) Cisco
4 8 (5.10%) Google
5 6 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.18%) IBM
7 4 (2.55%) Aruba
7 4 (2.55%) HP
8 3 (1.91%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.91%) Twitter
9 2 (1.27%) Capita
9 2 (1.27%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.64%) Apigee
10 1 (0.64%) Apple
10 1 (0.64%) SAP
10 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.64%) Sophos