Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 14 22
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +60
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 79 127 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.85% 12.84% 10.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.51% 54.98% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 67 126 114
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -26.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,625 £31,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £57,500 £78,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -0.58%

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 298 231 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.37% 23.36% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 167 218 198
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £44,765 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% -0.52% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Somerset.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Bath -6 43 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Street +10 9 £100,000 +233.33%
Taunton -3 9 £42,557 -1.06%
Weston-super-Mare - 4 £37,500 -
Yeovil - 3 £52,000 -
Portishead +6 2 £27,500 -31.13% 1
Clevedon - 2 £50,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.63%) C#
3 39 (49.37%) .NET
4 31 (39.24%) MVC
5 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET
6 27 (34.18%) CSS
6 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
7 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
8 23 (29.11%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
9 22 (27.85%) DevOps
9 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
10 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
11 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (24.05%) HTML
12 16 (20.25%) SDLC
13 15 (18.99%) RESTful
13 15 (18.99%) Windows
13 15 (18.99%) .NET Core
14 14 (17.72%) Scrum
14 14 (17.72%) REST
15 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (15.19%) API Testing
16 12 (15.19%) Microservices
16 12 (15.19%) TDD
16 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
17 11 (13.92%) Linux
17 11 (13.92%) SQL
17 11 (13.92%) Web Services

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (10.13%) NServiceBus
2 5 (6.33%) nginx
3 3 (3.80%) Drupal
3 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.06%) PaaS
4 4 (5.06%) SaaS
5 3 (3.80%) IaaS
5 3 (3.80%) Office 365
5 3 (3.80%) Power Platform
5 3 (3.80%) Serverless
6 2 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.27%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) DNS
1 6 (7.59%) Firewall
1 6 (7.59%) VLAN
2 5 (6.33%) VPN
3 4 (5.06%) DHCP
3 4 (5.06%) MPLS
3 4 (5.06%) Network Security
4 3 (3.80%) HTTP
5 2 (2.53%) Intranet
5 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (7.59%) Redis
5 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.80%) Power BI
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) Riak
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.27%) Aerospike
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.27%) HBase
8 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.66%) Selenium
5 8 (10.13%) TeamCity
6 7 (8.86%) AccuRev
6 7 (8.86%) NUnit
6 7 (8.86%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (8.86%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (6.33%) GitLab
9 4 (5.06%) Subversion
10 3 (3.80%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.80%) MSTest
10 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.53%) CircleCI
11 2 (2.53%) JIRA
11 2 (2.53%) NCrunch
11 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
12 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Architect
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Lead Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.59%) Test Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Lead .NET Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Azure Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Developer in Test
12 2 (2.53%) Support Analyst
12 2 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) .NET
2 30 (37.97%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.18%) CSS
4 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
5 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (24.05%) HTML
6 15 (18.99%) .NET Core
6 15 (18.99%) RESTful
7 14 (17.72%) REST
8 11 (13.92%) Entity Framework
8 11 (13.92%) Web Services
9 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Core
9 10 (12.66%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (11.39%) jQuery
10 9 (11.39%) Middleware
11 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (10.13%) HTML5
12 7 (8.86%) Ajax
12 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.53%) Fintech
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) Photography
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) CentOS
3 5 (6.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) MVC
3 22 (27.85%) DevOps
3 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
4 16 (20.25%) SDLC
5 14 (17.72%) Scrum
6 12 (15.19%) API Testing
6 12 (15.19%) Microservices
6 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.19%) TDD
7 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.86%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.86%) DNA
9 7 (8.86%) Project Management
10 6 (7.59%) BDD
10 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.33%) SOLID
11 5 (6.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) C#
2 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 10 (12.66%) TypeScript
5 9 (11.39%) Java
6 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.33%) Java 8
8 5 (6.33%) PHP
8 5 (6.33%) Python
9 4 (5.06%) Go
9 4 (5.06%) Ruby
10 3 (3.80%) Groovy
11 2 (2.53%) C
12 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) RHCE
3 2 (2.53%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Docker
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) oVirt
4 3 (3.80%) RHEV
5 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Terraform
2 9 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 9 (11.39%) Puppet
3 7 (8.86%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.53%) Grafana
5 2 (2.53%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.53%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Tableau
3 7 (8.86%) FNZ
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Veeam
6 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.27%) CA
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Software AG
7 1 (1.27%) webMethods