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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ARM Templates skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ARM Templates over the 6 months to 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Resource Manager Templates (ARM Templates)
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 799 581 657
Rank change year-on-year -218 +76 +269
Permanent jobs citing ARM Templates 464 495 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.06% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 274 355 75
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £41,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% -
75th Percentile £94,375 £82,500 £89,375
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -

ARM Templates is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 64,846 46,796 25,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.95% 40.51% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28,911 30,603 20,994
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,875 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

ARM Templates
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ARM Templates as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ARM Templates in the UK

ARM Templates
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ARM Templates.

Salary trend for ARM Templates in the UK

ARM Templates
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ARM Templates over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

Salary histogram for ARM Templates in the UK

ARM Templates
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ARM Templates within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England -200 370 £80,000 +28.00% 68
Work from Home -72 307 £70,000 - 29
London -90 227 £81,250 -1.52% 31
UK excluding London -210 142 £70,000 +16.67% 47
South East -54 59 £85,000 +36.00% 11
North of England -158 36 £70,000 +16.67% 14
North West -110 24 £75,000 +25.00% 7
Midlands -91 18 £70,000 +14.29% 3
South West -19 17 £61,250 +2.08% 1
West Midlands -52 16 £70,000 +9.80% 2
Yorkshire -69 8 £70,000 +16.67% 3
East of England - 5 £57,500 - 7
North East -13 4 £62,500 - 4
Wales -15 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Scotland -54 3 - - 9
East Midlands -18 2 £56,250 -6.25% 1

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, IT jobs citing ARM Templates 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 with a requirement for ARM Templates.

1 447 (96.34%) Azure
2 368 (79.31%) DevOps
3 272 (58.62%) CI/CD
4 263 (56.68%) Azure DevOps
5 234 (50.43%) PowerShell
6 223 (48.06%) Terraform
7 208 (44.83%) Agile
8 204 (43.97%) C#
9 201 (43.32%) .NET
10 176 (37.93%) Microsoft
11 161 (34.70%) Kubernetes
12 141 (30.39%) Infrastructure as Code
13 137 (29.53%) Docker
14 126 (27.16%) SQL
15 112 (24.14%) PaaS
16 103 (22.20%) Python
16 103 (22.20%) Serverless
17 102 (21.98%) Degree
18 101 (21.77%) AWS
19 100 (21.55%) Continuous Integration
20 98 (21.12%) SQL Server
21 96 (20.69%) React
22 94 (20.26%) Jenkins
23 93 (20.04%) Git (software)
24 91 (19.61%) JavaScript
25 90 (19.40%) Test Automation
26 88 (18.97%) Windows
26 88 (18.97%) Ansible
27 87 (18.75%) IaaS
27 87 (18.75%) TDD

ARM Templates
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 45 (9.70%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (3.23%) IIS
3 12 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.94%) SAS
5 7 (1.51%) CMS
5 7 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.86%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.65%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 447 (96.34%) Azure
2 263 (56.68%) Azure DevOps
3 112 (24.14%) PaaS
4 103 (22.20%) Serverless
5 101 (21.77%) AWS
6 87 (18.75%) IaaS
7 81 (17.46%) Azure Service Bus
8 70 (15.09%) Azure Functions
9 67 (14.44%) Azure Logic Apps
10 65 (14.01%) GitHub
11 57 (12.28%) Azure Monitor
11 57 (12.28%) Azure Storage
12 51 (10.99%) GCP
13 48 (10.34%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 44 (9.48%) Azure Active Directory
15 40 (8.62%) SaaS
16 38 (8.19%) Power Platform
17 37 (7.97%) AWS CloudFormation
18 33 (7.11%) Azure Key Vault
19 28 (6.03%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.70%) Firewall
2 19 (4.09%) DNS
3 15 (3.23%) WAN
4 14 (3.02%) VPN
5 13 (2.80%) HTTP
6 11 (2.37%) DHCP
7 9 (1.94%) OpenVPN
8 7 (1.51%) VLAN
9 6 (1.29%) LAN
10 5 (1.08%) SAN
11 3 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.65%) DMZ
11 3 (0.65%) Internet
11 3 (0.65%) IPsec
11 3 (0.65%) Network Security
11 3 (0.65%) NX-OS
12 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.22%) SMTP
13 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 45 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (8.19%) Big Data
5 36 (7.76%) MongoDB
6 34 (7.33%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.74%) Power BI
9 21 (4.53%) Data Lake
10 20 (4.31%) DynamoDB
11 19 (4.09%) MySQL
12 17 (3.66%) PolyBase
12 17 (3.66%) RDBMS
12 17 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (3.66%) Tableau
13 16 (3.45%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.51%) Redis
15 4 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
16 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (20.26%) Jenkins
2 93 (20.04%) Git (software)
3 58 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 58 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 37 (7.97%) GitLab
5 36 (7.76%) Jasmine
6 32 (6.90%) Cypress.io
7 22 (4.74%) Visual Studio
8 17 (3.66%) CircleCI
9 16 (3.45%) Bitbucket
10 15 (3.23%) JIRA
11 10 (2.16%) JMeter
12 9 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.72%) Visual Studio Code
14 7 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.08%) NUnit
16 4 (0.86%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.86%) FxCop
16 4 (0.86%) SonarQube
16 4 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 79 (17.03%) Social Skills
2 51 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.84%) Public Sector
4 35 (7.54%) Retail
5 27 (5.82%) Finance
6 26 (5.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 21 (4.53%) Games
8 20 (4.31%) Organisational Skills
9 19 (4.09%) Marketing
10 17 (3.66%) Esports
10 17 (3.66%) Online Betting
11 11 (2.37%) Documentation Skills
11 11 (2.37%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (0.86%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.43%) Aviation
15 1 (0.22%) Back Office
15 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (24.78%) Azure Engineer
2 103 (22.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (19.18%) Developer
4 71 (15.30%) Architect
5 65 (14.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 55 (11.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 50 (10.78%) Azure Architect
7 50 (10.78%) Senior Developer
8 38 (8.19%) Software Engineer
9 33 (7.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 32 (6.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 30 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (6.25%) Consultant
13 25 (5.39%) Cloud Architect
14 21 (4.53%) .NET Developer
15 19 (4.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 18 (3.88%) .NET Architect
16 18 (3.88%) .NET Solutions Architect
16 18 (3.88%) C# Architect
17 17 (3.66%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (43.32%) .NET
2 96 (20.69%) React
3 55 (11.85%) .NET Core
4 49 (10.56%) CSS
4 49 (10.56%) HTML
5 44 (9.48%) Node.js
6 41 (8.84%) HTML5
7 37 (7.97%) AngularJS
8 32 (6.90%) CSS3
8 32 (6.90%) Jest
8 32 (6.90%) Nightwatchjs
8 32 (6.90%) Redux
8 32 (6.90%) WebdriverIO
9 25 (5.39%) ASP.NET
10 24 (5.17%) .NET Framework
11 20 (4.31%) React Native
11 20 (4.31%) RESTful
12 19 (4.09%) Kafka
12 19 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (4.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.13%) Cloud Native
2 45 (9.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 39 (8.41%) Public Cloud
4 33 (7.11%) User Experience
5 31 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.66%) Online Games
6 17 (3.66%) Sports Betting
7 13 (2.80%) Clustering
8 12 (2.59%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.72%) Renewable Energy
10 8 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.51%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.86%) Arduino
12 4 (0.86%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.86%) IoT
12 4 (0.86%) PKI
13 3 (0.65%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.97%) Windows
2 78 (16.81%) Linux
3 19 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (2.59%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.72%) Robot Operating System
7 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (1.29%) Unix
9 5 (1.08%) Android
9 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.65%) VMS
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (79.31%) DevOps
2 272 (58.62%) CI/CD
3 208 (44.83%) Agile
4 141 (30.39%) Infrastructure as Code
5 100 (21.55%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (19.40%) Test Automation
7 87 (18.75%) TDD
8 81 (17.46%) Analytics
9 73 (15.73%) Mentoring
10 67 (14.44%) Software Engineering
11 66 (14.22%) BDD
11 66 (14.22%) SOLID
12 63 (13.58%) Microservices
13 55 (11.85%) Pair Programming
13 55 (11.85%) Platform Engineering
14 52 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 46 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
16 44 (9.48%) Configuration Management
17 40 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
17 40 (8.62%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 234 (50.43%) PowerShell
2 204 (43.97%) C#
3 126 (27.16%) SQL
4 103 (22.20%) Python
5 91 (19.61%) JavaScript
6 76 (16.38%) TypeScript
7 55 (11.85%) T-SQL
8 35 (7.54%) Bash
9 34 (7.33%) Java
10 24 (5.17%) Ruby
11 23 (4.96%) Bicep
12 18 (3.88%) Scala
13 15 (3.23%) C++
13 15 (3.23%) F#
14 7 (1.51%) Perl
15 6 (1.29%) Go
16 4 (0.86%) C
16 4 (0.86%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.86%) PHP
16 4 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (21.98%) Degree
2 49 (10.56%) Azure Certification
3 29 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (2.37%) AWS Certification
8 5 (1.08%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 3 (0.65%) CCNA
9 3 (0.65%) CCNP
9 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.43%) ISEB
10 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.43%) MCSA
10 2 (0.43%) MCSE
10 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.22%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.31%) SOC 2
2 15 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.80%) NIST
4 13 (2.80%) SOC 1
5 9 (1.94%) Accessibility
5 9 (1.94%) QA
6 4 (0.86%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.86%) SLA
7 3 (0.65%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) NCSC
8 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 137 (29.53%) Docker
2 83 (17.89%) Active Directory
3 34 (7.33%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.65%) Firmware
6 3 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 223 (48.06%) Terraform
2 161 (34.70%) Kubernetes
3 88 (18.97%) Ansible
4 62 (13.36%) Puppet
5 56 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (5.17%) Grafana
7 23 (4.96%) Prometheus
8 13 (2.80%) PowerCLI
8 13 (2.80%) SCCM
9 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (2.16%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.29%) Rancher
12 4 (0.86%) Packer
12 4 (0.86%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.65%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.65%) Nagios
14 2 (0.43%) Consul
14 2 (0.43%) FortiGate
14 2 (0.43%) Graphite
14 2 (0.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 176 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.41%) VMware
3 22 (4.74%) Databricks
4 14 (3.02%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.51%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (1.08%) Cisco
6 5 (1.08%) NetApp
6 5 (1.08%) Oracle
6 5 (1.08%) SaltStack
6 5 (1.08%) Sophos
7 4 (0.86%) New Relic
7 4 (0.86%) Thales
8 3 (0.65%) Arista
8 3 (0.65%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.65%) Dynatrace
8 3 (0.65%) F5
8 3 (0.65%) Palo Alto
8 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.65%) SAP