Period
to 17 December 2018

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

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 +35 +34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 97 111 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.87% 8.62% 4.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.33% 38.81% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 102 40
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.93% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £77,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 267 286 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 27.16% 22.20% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 161 235 119
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,856 £23,600 £21,950
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 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
Bath 0 47 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Taunton +17 25 £42,029 +8.46% 6
Portishead +10 7 £27,000 -1.82%
Shepton Mallet - 6 £42,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 4 £40,000 - 1
Street -1 3 £92,500 +42.31%
Clevedon +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 47 (48.45%) .NET
2 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (41.24%) C#
4 31 (31.96%) MVC
5 28 (28.87%) Scrum
5 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
5 28 (28.87%) SQL
5 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
6 27 (27.84%) SQL Server
7 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
8 23 (23.71%) .NET Framework
9 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
10 18 (18.56%) Java
10 18 (18.56%) Visual Studio Team System
11 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (17.53%) Web Development
12 16 (16.49%) HTML
12 16 (16.49%) CSS
12 16 (16.49%) Windows
12 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (15.46%) Linux
13 15 (15.46%) TDD
13 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
14 14 (14.43%) Security Cleared
14 14 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (14.43%) Python
15 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
15 13 (13.40%) VMware
15 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
15 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (12.37%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.22%) CMS
4 5 (5.15%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.09%) NServiceBus
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.03%) Apache
7 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.34%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (6.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.19%) Office 365
4 5 (5.15%) PaaS
5 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.03%) IaaS
6 1 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) DHCP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) LAN
2 2 (2.06%) Skype
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
3 1 (1.03%) SSH
3 1 (1.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.31%) Azure SQL Database
2 10 (10.31%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.25%) Power BI
4 7 (7.22%) Big Data
5 4 (4.12%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.03%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.03%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 14 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.19%) Selenium
5 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.15%) JIRA
6 4 (4.12%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.12%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.12%) NUnit
6 4 (4.12%) Subversion
7 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.03%) AccuRev
9 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.03%) NCrunch
9 1 (1.03%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
1 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.15%) Games
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Georgian Language
6 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Developer
2 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Administrator
6 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.28%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Consultant
11 5 (5.15%) Developer Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Graduate
11 5 (5.15%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (48.45%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
3 23 (23.71%) .NET Framework
4 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (16.49%) CSS
5 16 (16.49%) HTML
6 13 (13.40%) jQuery
6 13 (13.40%) WPF
7 11 (11.34%) Entity Framework
7 11 (11.34%) RESTful
8 9 (9.28%) Spring
9 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.19%) JSON
11 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (5.15%) Redux
12 4 (4.12%) Doctrine
12 4 (4.12%) Express
12 4 (4.12%) Laravel
12 4 (4.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.15%) Life Science
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (2.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Linux
3 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.28%) Windows 10
4 9 (9.28%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.03%) Debian
7 1 (1.03%) SUSE
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) MVC
3 28 (28.87%) Scrum
3 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
4 17 (17.53%) Web Development
5 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
5 15 (15.46%) TDD
6 13 (13.40%) System Testing
7 12 (12.37%) DevOps
7 12 (12.37%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.31%) Asset Management
8 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.28%) BDD
10 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
10 8 (8.25%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (8.25%) OO
10 8 (8.25%) OOP
10 8 (8.25%) Project Management
11 7 (7.22%) Microservices
11 7 (7.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.24%) C#
2 28 (28.87%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.87%) SQL
3 18 (18.56%) Java
4 14 (14.43%) Python
5 11 (11.34%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.19%) Java 8
6 6 (6.19%) R
6 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.15%) Go
7 5 (5.15%) PHP
7 5 (5.15%) Ruby
7 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.31%) Degree
4 3 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.03%) MCP
6 1 (1.03%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) Docker
4 1 (1.03%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.03%) KVM
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.06%) Ansible
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.06%) Puppet
3 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.03%) PaperCut
3 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) VMware
3 11 (11.34%) Cisco
4 10 (10.31%) Xamarin
5 9 (9.28%) Citrix
5 9 (9.28%) Mitel
6 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) IBM
7 2 (2.06%) Tableau
7 2 (2.06%) Veeam
7 2 (2.06%) Veritas
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.03%) FNZ
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) Meraki
8 1 (1.03%) NetApp
8 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.03%) Wrike