Period
to 22 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 18 78
Rank change year-on-year -21 +60 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 96 123 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.27% 12.14% 2.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.53% 60.89% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84 120 34
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,100
90th Percentile £68,375 £56,250 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 278 202 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 23.94% 19.94% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 87
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £58,750 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +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 22 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 -25 57 £40,000 -15.79% 6
Hinckley +4 12 £36,250 -14.71%
Loughborough -2 6 - - 3
Market Harborough +8 4 £51,250 +36.67% 2
Lutterworth +4 3 £92,500 - 4
Coalville - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

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

1 60 (62.50%) SQL
2 59 (61.46%) C#
3 54 (56.25%) .NET
4 50 (52.08%) Microsoft
5 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (46.88%) SQL Server
7 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
8 33 (34.38%) HTML
8 33 (34.38%) ASP.NET
8 33 (34.38%) Scrum
9 31 (32.29%) REST
9 31 (32.29%) DevOps
10 29 (30.21%) Web Services
11 28 (29.17%) MVC
11 28 (29.17%) Unit Testing
12 27 (28.13%) CSS
13 26 (27.08%) Visual Studio
13 26 (27.08%) Office 365
14 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
15 24 (25.00%) SOAP
16 23 (23.96%) Windows
16 23 (23.96%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
17 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
18 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
19 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (19.79%) T-SQL
20 18 (18.75%) .NET Core
21 17 (17.71%) Computer Science Degree
21 17 (17.71%) Degree

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 12 (12.50%) IIS
2 8 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.17%) Confluence
4 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.08%) JBoss
5 2 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) HipChat
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.08%) Office 365
2 23 (23.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) NuGet
5 2 (2.08%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.08%) PaaS
6 1 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) SAN
2 5 (5.21%) Skype
3 3 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.08%) SSL
4 2 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.08%) VoIP
5 1 (1.04%) BGP
5 1 (1.04%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) HSRP
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) MPLS
5 1 (1.04%) Network Security
5 1 (1.04%) OSPF
5 1 (1.04%) PBX
5 1 (1.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
5 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server 2016
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.46%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (10.42%) InterSystems Cache
5 10 (10.42%) Redis
6 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 6 (6.25%) SQLite
10 5 (5.21%) Power BI
11 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
12 2 (2.08%) Big Data
12 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.08%) MySQL
13 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 26 (27.08%) Visual Studio
2 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.67%) JIRA
4 12 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 11 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio Code
6 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.13%) Maven
7 3 (3.13%) Xcode
8 2 (2.08%) Bazaar
8 2 (2.08%) GitLab
8 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.08%) Selenium
8 2 (2.08%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.08%) Subversion
9 1 (1.04%) Gradle
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Retail
3 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (62.50%) Developer
2 24 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 21 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Software Developer
5 12 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (56.25%) .NET
2 33 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 33 (34.38%) HTML
3 31 (32.29%) REST
4 29 (30.21%) Web Services
5 27 (28.13%) CSS
6 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
7 24 (25.00%) SOAP
8 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
9 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (18.75%) .NET Core
11 15 (15.63%) jQuery
12 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (11.46%) Entity Framework
13 11 (11.46%) XML
14 10 (10.42%) LINQ
14 10 (10.42%) React
14 10 (10.42%) WCF
15 9 (9.38%) Angular 2
16 7 (7.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.08%) Cyberattack
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.08%) Replication
4 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.04%) VMS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) Scrum
3 31 (32.29%) DevOps
4 28 (29.17%) MVC
4 28 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 16 (16.67%) OO
7 13 (13.54%) User Stories
8 12 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (11.46%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (11.46%) Project Management
10 10 (10.42%) CRM
10 10 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (10.42%) Prototyping
10 10 (10.42%) Sprint Review
11 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.38%) Service Management
11 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (62.50%) SQL
2 59 (61.46%) C#
3 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.79%) T-SQL
5 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.42%) C++
7 9 (9.38%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.29%) Java
9 6 (6.25%) VB
9 6 (6.25%) VB6
10 5 (5.21%) Python
11 4 (4.17%) TypeScript
12 3 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.08%) Scala
14 1 (1.04%) C
14 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) MCSE
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) MCP
3 1 (1.04%) MCSA
3 1 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) GDPR
2 6 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Docker
2 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) SCOM
3 2 (2.08%) Terraform
4 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) VMware
3 9 (9.38%) Xamarin
4 6 (6.25%) Cisco
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle
6 3 (3.13%) NetApp
7 2 (2.08%) Citrix
7 2 (2.08%) Dell
7 2 (2.08%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.08%) HP
7 2 (2.08%) Tableau
8 1 (1.04%) Avaya
8 1 (1.04%) Databricks
8 1 (1.04%) GFI Software
8 1 (1.04%) Google
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.04%) Sophos
8 1 (1.04%) Veeam
8 1 (1.04%) Virgin Media