Period
to 18 September 2019

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 575 681 1027
Rank change year-on-year +106 +346 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 606 555 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 546 502 183
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -1.48%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 135,628 161,148 169,376
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.07% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 107,968 129,896 135,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Azure Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Developer over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure Developer in the UK

Azure Developer
Top 16 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 18 September 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
England +99 566 £55,000 +4.76% 98
London +102 306 £70,000 +7.69% 44
UK excluding London +71 280 £47,500 - 54
North of England +31 92 £47,500 +5.56% 16
South East +34 69 £51,250 +7.89% 20
South West +41 59 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Yorkshire +5 53 £45,000 - 12
Midlands +39 28 £50,000 +2.56% 7
North West +19 27 £57,500 -37.84% 4
Scotland +17 19 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands +31 15 £47,500 +5.56% 1
East of England +73 14 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +12 13 £50,000 - 6
North East +25 12 - -
Wales +2 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Northern Ireland -7 1 - -

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 606 (100.00%) Azure
2 472 (77.89%) .NET
3 458 (75.58%) C#
4 370 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
5 341 (56.27%) SQL Server
6 284 (46.86%) JavaScript
7 276 (45.54%) SQL
8 265 (43.73%) MVC
9 246 (40.59%) Microsoft
10 232 (38.28%) ASP.NET
11 201 (33.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 185 (30.53%) .NET Core
13 184 (30.36%) AngularJS
14 175 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 171 (28.22%) CSS
16 163 (26.90%) DevOps
17 160 (26.40%) HTML
18 144 (23.76%) Microservices
19 137 (22.61%) Scrum
20 128 (21.12%) TDD
21 118 (19.47%) .NET Framework
22 108 (17.82%) AWS
23 105 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 104 (17.16%) React
25 99 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
26 97 (16.01%) Finance
26 97 (16.01%) Azure SQL Database
27 91 (15.02%) Data Warehouse
28 85 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
29 84 (13.86%) REST

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 55 (9.08%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.81%) NServiceBus
4 14 (2.31%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.32%) Apache
5 8 (1.32%) CMS
6 7 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 6 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.99%) IIS
8 5 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.83%) Confluence
8 5 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.66%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 606 (100.00%) Azure
2 108 (17.82%) AWS
3 80 (13.20%) Power Platform
4 72 (11.88%) Azure Data Factory
5 52 (8.58%) PaaS
6 49 (8.09%) SaaS
7 44 (7.26%) Serverless
8 38 (6.27%) Azure Functions
9 22 (3.63%) GCP
10 18 (2.97%) Azure Machine Learning
11 12 (1.98%) IaaS
12 10 (1.65%) Office 365
13 8 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (1.32%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 7 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.99%) AWS Fargate
16 5 (0.83%) GitHub
17 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
18 2 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.83%) Internet
2 3 (0.50%) SMS
3 2 (0.33%) Skype
3 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (56.27%) SQL Server
2 105 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (16.01%) Azure SQL Database
4 91 (15.02%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (13.20%) Data Lake
5 80 (13.20%) Power BI
6 61 (10.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (7.59%) NoSQL
9 44 (7.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 36 (5.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 33 (5.45%) Big Data
12 28 (4.62%) Cosmos DB
13 20 (3.30%) Redis
14 18 (2.97%) MongoDB
14 18 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (2.48%) Hadoop
16 9 (1.49%) Relational Database
17 8 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 62 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 48 (7.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 46 (7.59%) Visual Studio
5 40 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.30%) NUnit
7 19 (3.14%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.15%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.15%) Moq
9 10 (1.65%) MSTest
10 9 (1.49%) JIRA
11 8 (1.32%) MSBuild
12 6 (0.99%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.83%) gulp
14 4 (0.66%) Selenium
15 3 (0.50%) SonarQube
16 2 (0.33%) Bower
16 2 (0.33%) Grunt
16 2 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 97 (16.01%) Finance
2 33 (5.45%) Games
3 30 (4.95%) Retail
4 19 (3.14%) Marketing
5 14 (2.31%) Banking
6 12 (1.98%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.16%) Law
7 7 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.99%) Front Office
8 6 (0.99%) Housing Association
9 5 (0.83%) Advertising
9 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.66%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (77.89%) .NET
2 232 (38.28%) ASP.NET
3 201 (33.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 185 (30.53%) .NET Core
5 184 (30.36%) AngularJS
6 175 (28.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 171 (28.22%) CSS
8 160 (26.40%) HTML
9 118 (19.47%) .NET Framework
10 104 (17.16%) React
11 84 (13.86%) REST
12 75 (12.38%) Entity Framework
13 67 (11.06%) RabbitMQ
14 63 (10.40%) WCF
14 63 (10.40%) Web Services
15 56 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 52 (8.58%) SOAP
17 49 (8.09%) jQuery
18 39 (6.44%) MDX
19 37 (6.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.70%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (4.62%) User Experience
3 19 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (2.64%) N-Tier
5 11 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (0.99%) BBC
7 6 (0.99%) Cloud Native
8 5 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 5 (0.83%) Reinsurance
8 5 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.50%) Robotics
9 3 (0.50%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.33%) Blog
10 2 (0.33%) Derivative
10 2 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.79%) Windows
2 15 (2.48%) Android
3 9 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.50%) Linux
6 2 (0.33%) DC/OS
6 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (43.73%) MVC
3 163 (26.90%) DevOps
4 144 (23.76%) Microservices
5 137 (22.61%) Scrum
6 128 (21.12%) TDD
7 99 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
8 85 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
9 82 (13.53%) Analytics
10 79 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (12.71%) Kanban
11 77 (12.71%) Software Engineering
12 64 (10.56%) ETL
13 62 (10.23%) Data Modelling
13 62 (10.23%) SOA
14 61 (10.07%) Test Automation
15 54 (8.91%) Web Application Development
16 51 (8.42%) Data Analytics
17 49 (8.09%) SDLC
18 48 (7.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 458 (75.58%) C#
2 284 (46.86%) JavaScript
3 276 (45.54%) SQL
4 63 (10.40%) T-SQL
5 61 (10.07%) PowerShell
6 59 (9.74%) TypeScript
7 52 (8.58%) Python
8 41 (6.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 25 (4.13%) Java
10 12 (1.98%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (0.83%) ES6
12 4 (0.66%) VBA
13 2 (0.33%) C++
13 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.33%) R
14 1 (0.17%) F#
14 1 (0.17%) Go
14 1 (0.17%) PHP
14 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (5.28%) Degree
2 16 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.66%) MCSD
5 2 (0.33%) MCAD
5 2 (0.33%) MCP
5 2 (0.33%) MCTS
6 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.13%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) GDPR
3 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 54 (8.91%) Docker
2 7 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.66%) Cronacle
4 2 (0.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) LXC
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (7.10%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.98%) Terraform
3 5 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.66%) Control-M
5 3 (0.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) Marathon
6 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.17%) Kibana
7 1 (0.17%) MIIS
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 246 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.23%) Databricks
3 21 (3.47%) Google
4 16 (2.64%) Nintex
5 14 (2.31%) Oracle
6 11 (1.82%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.83%) Facebook
7 5 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.83%) Telstra
8 4 (0.66%) Sun
8 4 (0.66%) Tableau
9 3 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.33%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.33%) Capita
10 2 (0.33%) Nokia
10 2 (0.33%) Sony
10 2 (0.33%) Thales
11 1 (0.17%) OutSystems
11 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.17%) Spotify