Period
to 11 May 2021

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Developer
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 467 503 615
Rank change year-on-year +36 +112 +211
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 480 503 586
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 398 459 539
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,500 £86,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 81,761 94,601 140,805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.77% 95.31% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63,171 76,834 113,065
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Azure Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Azure Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Developer over the 6 months to 11 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 11 May 2021. 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
England +40 443 £65,000 +13.04% 86
London +52 230 £82,500 +26.92% 37
UK excluding London +12 211 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Work from Home -134 109 £55,000 -8.33% 28
South East +31 77 £52,500 +5.00% 20
North of England -24 45 £43,500 -8.42% 7
South West -21 34 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Midlands -1 30 £45,000 -5.26% 12
North West +16 21 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands +2 19 £45,000 +6.51% 8
North East +17 13 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -46 13 £43,500 +2.35% 2
East of England +34 12 £60,000 +26.32% 3
East Midlands +1 11 £47,500 -32.14% 4
Scotland -7 8 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Wales +23 4 £53,750 -23.21% 1
Northern Ireland 0 1 £55,000 -

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, Azure Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Azure Developer in the job title.

1 480 (100.00%) Azure
2 379 (78.96%) .NET
3 368 (76.67%) C#
4 270 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (53.96%) DevOps
6 239 (49.79%) SQL
6 239 (49.79%) .NET Core
7 237 (49.38%) JavaScript
8 197 (41.04%) SQL Server
9 184 (38.33%) React
10 178 (37.08%) Microservices
11 156 (32.50%) MVC
12 151 (31.46%) CSS
13 149 (31.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 139 (28.96%) Test Automation
14 139 (28.96%) Web Services
15 137 (28.54%) .NET Framework
16 134 (27.92%) T-SQL
17 132 (27.50%) Microsoft
18 124 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
19 114 (23.75%) jQuery
20 111 (23.13%) PaaS
21 110 (22.92%) PowerShell
22 108 (22.50%) AngularJS
22 108 (22.50%) SOLID
22 108 (22.50%) Azure Service Bus
23 103 (21.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 103 (21.46%) SOA
24 102 (21.25%) Deployment Automation
25 101 (21.04%) Mentoring

Azure Developer Skill Set
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 81 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.46%) CMS
4 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.42%) IIS
6 2 (0.42%) Luigi
6 2 (0.42%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (2.71%) Chatbot
2 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) InVision
3 1 (0.21%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 75 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 480 (100.00%) Azure
2 111 (23.13%) PaaS
3 108 (22.50%) Azure Service Bus
4 98 (20.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 88 (18.33%) Serverless
6 82 (17.08%) Azure Functions
7 74 (15.42%) AWS
8 71 (14.79%) Azure Storage
9 69 (14.38%) Azure Service Fabric
10 67 (13.96%) Azure App Service
11 66 (13.75%) Azure Key Vault
12 46 (9.58%) Power Platform
13 42 (8.75%) SaaS
14 37 (7.71%) Azure Data Factory
15 35 (7.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 30 (6.25%) Azure Logic Apps
17 20 (4.17%) Azure Stack
18 14 (2.92%) PowerApps
19 13 (2.71%) Azure Machine Learning
20 11 (2.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.29%) Internet
2 9 (1.88%) Network Security
3 4 (0.83%) FTP
3 4 (0.83%) H.323
3 4 (0.83%) RTP
4 2 (0.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (41.04%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 34 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (7.08%) Power BI
4 31 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 23 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (4.58%) Data Lake
8 17 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.29%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.25%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.04%) Big Data
13 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.04%) MySQL
13 5 (1.04%) Snowflake Schema
13 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2017
14 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 82 (17.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 82 (17.08%) Visual Studio Team System
2 51 (10.63%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.71%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.67%) JSUnit
6 6 (1.25%) NUnit
6 6 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.04%) JIRA
7 5 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.04%) Protractor
8 4 (0.83%) ER Studio
8 4 (0.83%) ERwin
8 4 (0.83%) Postman
8 4 (0.83%) Subversion
9 3 (0.63%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.63%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.63%) Selenium
9 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.42%) Mockito
General
1 78 (16.25%) Finance
2 62 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (11.67%) Social Skills
4 13 (2.71%) Wearables
5 9 (1.88%) Automotive
6 7 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.25%) Online Betting
8 5 (1.04%) Marketing
8 5 (1.04%) Publishing
9 4 (0.83%) Games
9 4 (0.83%) Law
9 4 (0.83%) Retail
9 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.42%) Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Electronics
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.21%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.21%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (78.96%) .NET
2 239 (49.79%) .NET Core
3 184 (38.33%) React
4 151 (31.46%) CSS
5 149 (31.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 139 (28.96%) Web Services
7 137 (28.54%) .NET Framework
8 114 (23.75%) jQuery
9 108 (22.50%) AngularJS
10 103 (21.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 100 (20.83%) Entity Framework
12 75 (15.63%) ASP.NET
13 65 (13.54%) HTML
14 60 (12.50%) REST
15 38 (7.92%) Vue.js
16 37 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (6.04%) SOAP
18 27 (5.63%) RESTful
19 23 (4.79%) XML
20 18 (3.75%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 42 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (8.54%) Reinsurance
4 18 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 14 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.08%) User Experience
7 6 (1.25%) Social Media
8 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.63%) Housing Association
8 3 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.42%) Industry 4.0
9 2 (0.42%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.42%) NHS
9 2 (0.42%) Wiki
10 1 (0.21%) Blog
10 1 (0.21%) Clustering
10 1 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.71%) Linux
1 13 (2.71%) Windows
2 9 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2016
2 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2019
3 6 (1.25%) Android
3 6 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.83%) Unix
5 2 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (53.96%) DevOps
3 178 (37.08%) Microservices
4 156 (32.50%) MVC
5 139 (28.96%) Test Automation
6 124 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
7 108 (22.50%) SOLID
8 103 (21.46%) SOA
9 102 (21.25%) Deployment Automation
10 101 (21.04%) Mentoring
11 91 (18.96%) OO
12 79 (16.46%) TDD
13 76 (15.83%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 75 (15.63%) CRM
14 75 (15.63%) UML
15 62 (12.92%) Migration
16 59 (12.29%) Scrum
17 51 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (8.96%) Unit Testing
19 40 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 368 (76.67%) C#
2 239 (49.79%) SQL
3 237 (49.38%) JavaScript
4 134 (27.92%) T-SQL
5 110 (22.92%) PowerShell
6 49 (10.21%) TypeScript
7 16 (3.33%) Python
8 15 (3.13%) Java
9 5 (1.04%) C++
9 5 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (0.83%) ANSI SQL
10 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.63%) Scala
12 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.42%) Dart
12 2 (0.42%) ES6
12 2 (0.42%) VBA
13 1 (0.21%) PHP
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (17.08%) Degree
2 30 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.92%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) MCSD
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.58%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (7.08%) Docker
2 32 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.83%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) NDS
Systems Management
1 98 (20.42%) Terraform
2 63 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (8.13%) Kubernetes
4 11 (2.29%) Ansible
5 9 (1.88%) Consul
5 9 (1.88%) Grafana
5 9 (1.88%) Graphite
5 9 (1.88%) Opsview
5 9 (1.88%) Packer
5 9 (1.88%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.42%) Istio
6 2 (0.42%) Kibana
7 1 (0.21%) Kubeflow
7 1 (0.21%) Marathon
7 1 (0.21%) Puppet
7 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 132 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 76 (15.83%) Nintex
3 22 (4.58%) Oracle
4 18 (3.75%) Databricks
5 14 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.67%) SAP
7 7 (1.46%) Google
8 5 (1.04%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.63%) Informatica
10 2 (0.42%) Cognos
10 2 (0.42%) IBM
10 2 (0.42%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.42%) PTC
11 1 (0.21%) Adobe
11 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.21%) CyberArk
11 1 (0.21%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.21%) Intel
11 1 (0.21%) NetIQ
11 1 (0.21%) Sitecore