Period
to 16 November 2019

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 557 650 983
Rank change year-on-year +93 +333 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 612 575 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.37% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 571 527 222
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 129,995 156,330 173,005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.89% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103,956 125,866 138,774
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +102 571 £55,000 - 77
UK excluding London +107 319 £47,500 - 47
London +66 283 £70,000 +12.00% 32
North of England +52 101 £47,500 +5.56% 9
South East +35 78 £51,250 +5.13% 15
Yorkshire +16 62 £45,000 +2.27% 5
South West +41 60 £45,000 - 7
Midlands +52 38 £50,000 - 11
Scotland +41 31 £35,000 -36.36% 2
North West +40 31 £55,000 -40.54% 3
East Midlands +41 22 £55,000 +15.79% 5
West Midlands +23 16 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East of England +46 12 £50,000 - 3
North East +28 8 - - 1
Northern Ireland +6 1 - -
Wales +4 1 £47,500 +58.33%

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 612 (100.00%) Azure
2 506 (82.68%) .NET
3 475 (77.61%) C#
4 357 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 312 (50.98%) SQL Server
6 291 (47.55%) JavaScript
7 282 (46.08%) SQL
8 273 (44.61%) MVC
9 240 (39.22%) .NET Core
10 239 (39.05%) ASP.NET
11 205 (33.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 203 (33.17%) AngularJS
12 203 (33.17%) Microsoft
13 180 (29.41%) CSS
13 180 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 171 (27.94%) HTML
15 160 (26.14%) Microservices
16 154 (25.16%) DevOps
17 134 (21.90%) TDD
18 113 (18.46%) Scrum
18 113 (18.46%) React
19 112 (18.30%) .NET Framework
20 108 (17.65%) AWS
21 104 (16.99%) Finance
22 103 (16.83%) Greenfield Project
23 86 (14.05%) Azure SQL Database
24 85 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 82 (13.40%) REST
26 75 (12.25%) Entity Framework
27 72 (11.76%) Software Engineering

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 56 (9.15%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.12%) Umbraco
4 12 (1.96%) CMS
5 10 (1.63%) NServiceBus
6 8 (1.31%) IIS
7 6 (0.98%) EPiServer
7 6 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.82%) Confluence
9 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.65%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 612 (100.00%) Azure
2 108 (17.65%) AWS
3 58 (9.48%) PaaS
4 53 (8.66%) Azure Data Factory
5 51 (8.33%) Serverless
6 50 (8.17%) Power Platform
7 48 (7.84%) SaaS
8 35 (5.72%) Azure Functions
9 29 (4.74%) GCP
10 22 (3.59%) Azure Machine Learning
11 17 (2.78%) IaaS
12 10 (1.63%) GitHub
13 9 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (1.31%) Office 365
15 6 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.98%) AWS Fargate
15 6 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.65%) AWS Step Functions
16 4 (0.65%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 86 (14.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 85 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (10.13%) Data Lake
5 59 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (8.17%) Power BI
7 41 (6.70%) Cosmos DB
8 40 (6.54%) NoSQL
9 36 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 24 (3.92%) Big Data
13 23 (3.76%) Redis
14 21 (3.43%) MongoDB
15 18 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 15 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
18 9 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 9 (1.47%) RavenDB
19 8 (1.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 63 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 58 (9.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 38 (6.21%) Visual Studio
4 37 (6.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 27 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (3.76%) TeamCity
7 22 (3.59%) NUnit
8 18 (2.94%) Moq
9 15 (2.45%) JIRA
10 10 (1.63%) MSBuild
10 10 (1.63%) MSTest
11 9 (1.47%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.82%) Selenium
13 4 (0.65%) Bower
13 4 (0.65%) gulp
13 4 (0.65%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.49%) Grunt
14 3 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
15 2 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 104 (16.99%) Finance
2 31 (5.07%) Games
3 29 (4.74%) Retail
4 23 (3.76%) Public Sector
5 20 (3.27%) Marketing
6 18 (2.94%) Banking
7 7 (1.14%) Advertising
7 7 (1.14%) Front Office
7 7 (1.14%) Publishing
8 6 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.82%) Back Office
9 5 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) Automotive
10 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.49%) Law
12 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (82.68%) .NET
2 240 (39.22%) .NET Core
3 239 (39.05%) ASP.NET
4 205 (33.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 203 (33.17%) AngularJS
6 180 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 180 (29.41%) CSS
7 171 (27.94%) HTML
8 113 (18.46%) React
9 112 (18.30%) .NET Framework
10 82 (13.40%) REST
11 75 (12.25%) Entity Framework
12 69 (11.27%) RabbitMQ
13 57 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 45 (7.35%) WCF
15 44 (7.19%) Web Services
16 42 (6.86%) SOAP
17 38 (6.21%) jQuery
18 28 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (4.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 103 (16.83%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (4.41%) User Experience
4 18 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.12%) Cloud Native
5 13 (2.12%) N-Tier
6 11 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 5 (0.82%) BBC
9 5 (0.82%) Reinsurance
9 5 (0.82%) Social Media
9 5 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.65%) Derivative
10 4 (0.65%) Equities
10 4 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (0.65%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.65%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.07%) Windows
2 16 (2.61%) Android
3 10 (1.63%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (44.61%) MVC
3 160 (26.14%) Microservices
4 154 (25.16%) DevOps
5 134 (21.90%) TDD
6 113 (18.46%) Scrum
7 72 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 71 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 67 (10.95%) SOA
11 65 (10.62%) Kanban
12 64 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (9.31%) Web Application Development
14 55 (8.99%) Unit Testing
15 54 (8.82%) Analytics
16 53 (8.66%) Test Automation
17 49 (8.01%) ETL
18 48 (7.84%) SOLID
19 43 (7.03%) Mentoring
20 41 (6.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 475 (77.61%) C#
2 291 (47.55%) JavaScript
3 282 (46.08%) SQL
4 67 (10.95%) PowerShell
5 59 (9.64%) TypeScript
6 50 (8.17%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.74%) Python
8 26 (4.25%) Java
9 23 (3.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (0.82%) ES6
10 5 (0.82%) F#
10 5 (0.82%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.49%) C++
11 3 (0.49%) XAML
12 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.33%) R
13 1 (0.16%) Go
13 1 (0.16%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (3.92%) Degree
2 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.65%) MCSD
5 2 (0.33%) MCAD
5 2 (0.33%) MCP
5 2 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 47 (7.68%) Docker
2 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (6.54%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.63%) Terraform
3 6 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.65%) Ansible
4 4 (0.65%) Control-M
4 4 (0.65%) Kibana
5 3 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) MIIS
Vendors
1 203 (33.17%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.07%) Databricks
3 24 (3.92%) Google
4 12 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.80%) Tableau
6 9 (1.47%) Oracle
7 8 (1.31%) Nintex
8 6 (0.98%) Facebook
8 6 (0.98%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.98%) Sun
9 5 (0.82%) Telstra
10 2 (0.33%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.33%) Capita
10 2 (0.33%) HP
10 2 (0.33%) Nokia
10 2 (0.33%) SAP
10 2 (0.33%) Sony
10 2 (0.33%) Spotify
10 2 (0.33%) Thales
11 1 (0.16%) YouTube