Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 39 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 79 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.36% 5.58% 3.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.65% 39.71% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 42
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,835
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.75% -60.15%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,350 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £60,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +6.74% +4.71%

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 228 136 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 24.13% 14.05% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 176 116 107
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,008 £28,750 £28,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -1 56 £46,000 +15.00% 7
Hinckley +4 11 £37,500 - 1
Loughborough +2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Lutterworth -1 1 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Coalville - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
2 54 (68.35%) SQL
3 53 (67.09%) SQL Server
4 51 (64.56%) C#
5 50 (63.29%) .NET
6 40 (50.63%) MVC
7 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (46.84%) HTML
9 36 (45.57%) CSS
10 34 (43.04%) jQuery
11 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET
12 31 (39.24%) Web Services
12 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
14 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (36.71%) Office 365
15 28 (35.44%) Entity Framework
15 28 (35.44%) Unit Testing
16 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
16 27 (34.18%) Windows
17 26 (32.91%) Microservices
18 21 (26.58%) Sass
18 21 (26.58%) Mobile App
18 21 (26.58%) Test Automation
19 20 (25.32%) Ajax
19 20 (25.32%) WCF
19 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (25.32%) Automotive
20 19 (24.05%) 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 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Confluence
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) SAS
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (36.71%) Office 365
2 19 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) SaaS
5 4 (5.06%) IaaS
5 4 (5.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.27%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.27%) npm
6 1 (1.27%) Serverless
6 1 (1.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (6.33%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) DHCP
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
4 1 (1.27%) LAN
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) PBX
4 1 (1.27%) Skype
4 1 (1.27%) SSH
4 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.27%) VoIP
4 1 (1.27%) VPN
4 1 (1.27%) WAN
4 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (67.09%) SQL Server
2 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (12.66%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (10.13%) InterSystems Cache
6 8 (10.13%) Power BI
6 8 (10.13%) Redis
7 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.80%) MySQL
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
2 7 (8.86%) Xcode
3 6 (7.59%) JIRA
4 5 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.33%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.53%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Grunt
6 1 (1.27%) gulp
6 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 20 (25.32%) Automotive
2 18 (22.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) .NET Developer
2 23 (29.11%) C# Developer
3 20 (25.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Systems Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.53%) SQL BI Developer
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) .NET
2 37 (46.84%) HTML
3 36 (45.57%) CSS
4 34 (43.04%) jQuery
5 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET
6 31 (39.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (39.24%) Web Services
7 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (35.44%) Entity Framework
9 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
10 21 (26.58%) Sass
11 20 (25.32%) Ajax
11 20 (25.32%) WCF
12 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET Core
12 19 (24.05%) REST
13 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
14 13 (16.46%) Angular 2
15 8 (10.13%) .NET Core
15 8 (10.13%) SOAP
16 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Graph
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Replication
4 5 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.53%) Cyberattack
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) CentOS
5 2 (2.53%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.63%) MVC
2 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.44%) Unit Testing
4 26 (32.91%) Microservices
5 21 (26.58%) Test Automation
6 20 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (24.05%) Mobile Application Development
7 19 (24.05%) SOA
8 15 (18.99%) Scrum
9 12 (15.19%) DevOps
10 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.13%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.13%) CRM
11 8 (10.13%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (10.13%) Prototyping
11 8 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) SQL
2 51 (64.56%) C#
3 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
4 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.13%) C++
6 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.86%) VB
7 7 (8.86%) VB6
8 6 (7.59%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.80%) Ruby
10 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) ES6
11 1 (1.27%) F#
11 1 (1.27%) Java
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.27%) MCP
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) GDPR
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Docker
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) cPanel
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Xamarin
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
5 3 (3.80%) NetApp
6 2 (2.53%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.53%) Tableau
7 1 (1.27%) Avaya
7 1 (1.27%) GFI Software
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.27%) Sophos
7 1 (1.27%) Veeam
7 1 (1.27%) Virgin Media