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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Azure DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure DevOps over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure DevOps
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 42 113
Rank change year-on-year -31 +71 +130
Permanent jobs citing Azure DevOps 221 300 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.87% 6.10% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.73% 12.52% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 231 58
10th Percentile £40,284 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,625 £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £93,000 £77,500 £68,250
North West median annual salary £56,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.88% -8.18% +22.22%

Azure DevOps 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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,859 2,397 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 50.09% 48.76% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,034 1,913 955
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,600 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Azure DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Azure DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Azure DevOps in Manchester

Azure DevOps
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure DevOps in Manchester.

Salary trend for Azure DevOps in Manchester

Azure DevOps
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure DevOps in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps in Manchester

Azure DevOps
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure DevOps within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cheadle - 24 - - 2
Altrincham - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bury +8 2 £95,000 -
Salford - 2 £54,500 - 7
Azure DevOps
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, IT jobs citing Azure DevOps 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Azure DevOps.

1 221 (100.00%) Azure
1 221 (100.00%) DevOps
2 166 (75.11%) Agile
3 118 (53.39%) Microsoft
4 114 (51.58%) C#
5 105 (47.51%) .NET
6 99 (44.80%) Terraform
7 98 (44.34%) SQL
8 95 (42.99%) JavaScript
9 92 (41.63%) .NET Core
10 77 (34.84%) Serverless
11 75 (33.94%) React
12 74 (33.48%) Azure Functions
12 74 (33.48%) Git (software)
13 68 (30.77%) Social Skills
14 65 (29.41%) Kubernetes
15 64 (28.96%) SQL Server
16 58 (26.24%) User Stories
17 57 (25.79%) CI/CD
18 56 (25.34%) .NET Framework
19 55 (24.89%) Azure Service Bus
20 52 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
21 51 (23.08%) HTML
22 50 (22.62%) CSS
22 50 (22.62%) Software Engineering
23 48 (21.72%) Docker
24 47 (21.27%) Infrastructure as Code
25 45 (20.36%) jQuery
26 44 (19.91%) Unit Testing
26 44 (19.91%) MVC

Azure DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.81%) Confluence
3 2 (0.90%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 221 (100.00%) Azure
2 77 (34.84%) Serverless
3 74 (33.48%) Azure Functions
4 55 (24.89%) Azure Service Bus
5 36 (16.29%) AWS
6 35 (15.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 27 (12.22%) Azure Pipelines
8 21 (9.50%) Azure Logic Apps
9 18 (8.14%) Azure AKS
10 17 (7.69%) SaaS
11 14 (6.33%) Azure Service Fabric
12 13 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
12 13 (5.88%) Azure Monitor
13 12 (5.43%) GitHub
13 12 (5.43%) Power Platform
14 11 (4.98%) GCP
15 9 (4.07%) GitHub Actions
15 9 (4.07%) Microsoft 365
16 8 (3.62%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.79%) HTTP
2 12 (5.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.90%) SMS
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.95%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.98%) Power BI
4 10 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (2.71%) MySQL
5 6 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.81%) Data Lake
7 4 (1.81%) Tableau
8 3 (1.36%) Big Data
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.90%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Anywhere
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 74 (33.48%) Git (software)
2 52 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (6.79%) Cypress.io
3 15 (6.79%) Lerna
4 8 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.17%) JIRA
6 5 (2.26%) GitLab
7 4 (1.81%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.90%) Postman
9 1 (0.45%) jspm
9 1 (0.45%) Mocha
9 1 (0.45%) Moq
9 1 (0.45%) NUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.45%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 68 (30.77%) Social Skills
2 21 (9.50%) Finance
3 16 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.79%) Automotive
5 12 (5.43%) Marketing
6 11 (4.98%) Legal
7 10 (4.52%) Retail
8 7 (3.17%) Banking
9 6 (2.71%) Games
10 5 (2.26%) Law
10 5 (2.26%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.90%) Front Office
12 1 (0.45%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 88 (39.82%) Developer
2 33 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (12.67%) .NET Developer
4 25 (11.31%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 20 (9.05%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (6.79%) Software Developer
8 11 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (4.52%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (4.07%) Scrum Master
10 9 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (4.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.07%) Senior Scrum Master
11 8 (3.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Consultant
11 8 (3.62%) DevOps Consultant
12 7 (3.17%) Cloud Consultant
12 7 (3.17%) React Developer
13 5 (2.26%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (47.51%) .NET
2 92 (41.63%) .NET Core
3 75 (33.94%) React
4 56 (25.34%) .NET Framework
5 51 (23.08%) HTML
6 50 (22.62%) CSS
7 45 (20.36%) jQuery
8 43 (19.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 42 (19.00%) Entity Framework
10 35 (15.84%) Node.js
11 30 (13.57%) React Native
12 23 (10.41%) AngularJS
13 21 (9.50%) REST
14 20 (9.05%) Kafka
15 19 (8.60%) YAML
16 18 (8.14%) ARM Templates
17 16 (7.24%) WPF
18 15 (6.79%) Angular 2
18 15 (6.79%) Next.js
19 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.67%) User Experience
2 15 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.62%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.81%) Wiki
8 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.36%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.36%) IoT
8 3 (1.36%) Social Media
9 2 (0.90%) CMDB
9 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.45%) Clustering
10 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.45%) Online Games
10 1 (0.45%) PKI
10 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.55%) Android
1 41 (18.55%) Apple iOS
2 11 (4.98%) Linux
3 7 (3.17%) Windows
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) VMS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (100.00%) DevOps
2 166 (75.11%) Agile
3 58 (26.24%) User Stories
4 57 (25.79%) CI/CD
5 50 (22.62%) Software Engineering
6 47 (21.27%) Infrastructure as Code
7 44 (19.91%) MVC
7 44 (19.91%) Unit Testing
8 42 (19.00%) Product Roadmap
9 41 (18.55%) Dependency Injection
9 41 (18.55%) Process Improvement
10 40 (18.10%) Microservices
11 33 (14.93%) Test Automation
12 32 (14.48%) Project Planning
13 28 (12.67%) Scrum
13 28 (12.67%) SDLC
14 27 (12.22%) Full Stack Development
15 22 (9.95%) Event-Driven
15 22 (9.95%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 20 (9.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 114 (51.58%) C#
2 98 (44.34%) SQL
3 95 (42.99%) JavaScript
4 39 (17.65%) Python
5 29 (13.12%) PowerShell
6 28 (12.67%) TypeScript
7 13 (5.88%) F#
8 12 (5.43%) Java
9 9 (4.07%) Bash
9 9 (4.07%) Go
9 9 (4.07%) Scala
10 8 (3.62%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) Bicep
12 1 (0.45%) C++
12 1 (0.45%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) R
12 1 (0.45%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.26%) Azure Certification
2 5 (2.26%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.81%) Degree
4 3 (1.36%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.45%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) PMO
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (21.72%) Docker
2 5 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (44.80%) Terraform
2 65 (29.41%) Kubernetes
3 20 (9.05%) Ansible
4 5 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.26%) Puppet
5 4 (1.81%) HP Fortify
5 4 (1.81%) Istio
6 2 (0.90%) Consul
6 2 (0.90%) Grafana
6 2 (0.90%) linkerd
6 2 (0.90%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) Opsgenie
7 1 (0.45%) Packer
7 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 118 (53.39%) Microsoft
2 41 (18.55%) Xamarin
3 9 (4.07%) Oracle
4 8 (3.62%) Hitachi
5 6 (2.71%) VMware
6 5 (2.26%) IBM
6 5 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.81%) Checkmarx
7 4 (1.81%) Veracode
8 2 (0.90%) Sage
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.90%) Splunk
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.45%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) Google
9 1 (0.45%) PayPal
9 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) Sun
9 1 (0.45%) Sybase