Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 76 89
Rank change year-on-year +46 +13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 72 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.35% 2.58% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.00% 32.11% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 28
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -59.09% +51.72%
10th Percentile £30,925 £30,950 £40,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £120,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -13.00%

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 144 109 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.69% 8.02% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 120 85 107
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +29.77%
10th Percentile £29,450 £28,500 £26,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +38 40 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Market Harborough 0 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Hinckley - 2 £42,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 - - 3
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 45 (62.50%) .NET
2 41 (56.94%) C#
3 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
6 32 (44.44%) MVC
7 30 (41.67%) HTML
7 30 (41.67%) CSS
8 29 (40.28%) ASP.NET
9 25 (34.72%) SQL
9 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
10 24 (33.33%) jQuery
11 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (30.56%) Entity Framework
11 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (30.56%) Docker
11 22 (30.56%) .NET Framework
12 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (26.39%) Google
13 19 (26.39%) E-Commerce
14 18 (25.00%) Windows
15 17 (23.61%) Web Services
15 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
15 17 (23.61%) RESTful
15 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
15 17 (23.61%) Moq
15 17 (23.61%) .NET Core
16 15 (20.83%) ITIL

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 9 (12.50%) IIS
2 8 (11.11%) CMS
3 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.72%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.17%) Kentico
6 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Office 365
3 4 (5.56%) Bluemix
3 4 (5.56%) GitHub
3 4 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) LAN
1 12 (16.67%) WAN
2 10 (13.89%) WLAN
3 7 (9.72%) Firewall
3 7 (9.72%) SAN
4 6 (8.33%) VoIP
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (5.56%) Internet
5 4 (5.56%) MPLS
5 4 (5.56%) VPN
5 4 (5.56%) Wireless
6 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.39%) DHCP
7 1 (1.39%) DNS
7 1 (1.39%) Intranet
7 1 (1.39%) Skype
7 1 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) RavenDB
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Moq
1 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.50%) Selenium
4 7 (9.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 5 (6.94%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.56%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (5.56%) JUnit
7 4 (5.56%) SonarQube
7 4 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.17%) Subversion
9 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 5 (6.94%) Marketing
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 37 (51.39%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.94%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (6.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Wireless Network Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) .NET
2 30 (41.67%) CSS
2 30 (41.67%) HTML
3 29 (40.28%) ASP.NET
4 24 (33.33%) jQuery
5 22 (30.56%) .NET Framework
5 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 22 (30.56%) Entity Framework
6 17 (23.61%) .NET Core
6 17 (23.61%) RESTful
6 17 (23.61%) Web Services
7 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
8 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.33%) CSS3
10 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (6.94%) Autofac
10 5 (6.94%) StructureMap
10 5 (6.94%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) iPhone
3 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.56%) Unix
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) MVC
3 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (26.39%) E-Commerce
5 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
6 15 (20.83%) ITIL
7 13 (18.06%) SDLC
8 11 (15.28%) DevOps
9 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.72%) BDD
10 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (9.72%) OO
10 7 (9.72%) Scrum
11 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity
12 5 (6.94%) Change Management
12 5 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
13 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) C#
2 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) Ruby
5 6 (8.33%) PHP
5 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.17%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) Java
9 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) CCNA
1 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNP
3 4 (5.56%) APMP
3 4 (5.56%) CCDE
3 4 (5.56%) CCDP
3 4 (5.56%) CCIE
3 4 (5.56%) HP APS
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.39%) MCSA
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.56%) PMO
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) Docker
2 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Ansible
1 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.72%) Puppet
1 7 (9.72%) Terraform
2 6 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.56%) Nagios
4 4 (5.56%) SmoothWall
4 4 (5.56%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.39%) Packer
5 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.39%) Google
3 13 (18.06%) VMware
4 12 (16.67%) Cisco
5 8 (11.11%) Xamarin
6 5 (6.94%) HP
7 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 4 (5.56%) NetApp
7 4 (5.56%) ProCurve
8 3 (4.17%) Twitter
9 2 (2.78%) Dell
9 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.39%) Citrix
10 1 (1.39%) EMC