Period
to 24 November 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

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
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 395 558 642
Rank change year-on-year +163 +84 +339
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 366 607 574
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 401 628 607
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 51,968 128,107 154,554
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.60% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 43,311 102,489 124,495
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 November 2020.

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 24 November 2020. 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 +163 338 £62,500 +8.70% 68
London +143 184 £65,000 -11.86% 27
UK excluding London +135 154 £52,500 +10.53% 43
Work from Home +11 89 £62,500 +4.17% 12
South East +188 81 £52,500 - 9
South West +72 27 £65,000 +44.44% 9
North of England +68 24 £43,000 -14.00% 8
North West +95 9 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Midlands +80 9 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Yorkshire +60 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +67 8 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Wales +56 6 £70,000 +47.37% 1
North East +15 6 £44,000 - 2
Scotland +53 5 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East of England +121 2 £65,000 +30.00% 4
East Midlands +58 1 £52,500 -4.55% 5

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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.

1 366 (100.00%) Azure
2 274 (74.86%) .NET
3 254 (69.40%) C#
4 202 (55.19%) .NET Core
5 184 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (47.81%) SQL
7 168 (45.90%) DevOps
8 152 (41.53%) JavaScript
9 150 (40.98%) Microsoft
10 145 (39.62%) SQL Server
11 100 (27.32%) AngularJS
12 97 (26.50%) React
13 94 (25.68%) Microservices
14 90 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 90 (24.59%) MVC
15 84 (22.95%) ASP.NET
16 82 (22.40%) CSS
17 78 (21.31%) .NET Framework
18 76 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
19 66 (18.03%) TDD
20 63 (17.21%) Finance
20 63 (17.21%) HTML
20 63 (17.21%) TypeScript
21 60 (16.39%) Web Services
22 59 (16.12%) Test Automation
23 57 (15.57%) Scrum
24 56 (15.30%) jQuery
25 53 (14.48%) Entity Framework
26 52 (14.21%) Data Warehouse
27 51 (13.93%) Analytics

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 26 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.01%) CMS
2 11 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.64%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.82%) Confluence
8 2 (0.55%) Apache
8 2 (0.55%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 22 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.09%) InVision
2 4 (1.09%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 27 (7.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 366 (100.00%) Azure
2 49 (13.39%) Power Platform
3 48 (13.11%) Azure Data Factory
4 40 (10.93%) AWS
5 35 (9.56%) PaaS
5 35 (9.56%) Serverless
6 28 (7.65%) Azure Functions
7 22 (6.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (4.92%) Logic Apps
9 12 (3.28%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (3.28%) SaaS
10 9 (2.46%) Slack
11 7 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.91%) Office 365
12 6 (1.64%) Power Automate
12 6 (1.64%) PowerApps
13 4 (1.09%) npm
14 2 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.55%) Azure Stack
14 2 (0.55%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.92%) Internet
2 10 (2.73%) WEP
3 9 (2.46%) Skype
4 7 (1.91%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.21%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (12.57%) Data Lake
3 46 (12.57%) NoSQL
4 43 (11.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 43 (11.75%) Power BI
5 42 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (7.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 29 (7.92%) Cosmos DB
9 25 (6.83%) OLAP
10 17 (4.64%) MongoDB
11 16 (4.37%) Big Data
11 16 (4.37%) OLTP
12 15 (4.10%) OLAP Cube
13 12 (3.28%) Data Mining
14 10 (2.73%) Relational Database
14 10 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (2.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.56%) Visual Studio Team System
3 24 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.55%) TeamCity
5 12 (3.28%) Cypress.io
6 11 (3.01%) JIRA
7 10 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.73%) Selenium
8 8 (2.19%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.64%) Moq
10 5 (1.37%) Protractor
11 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.09%) NUnit
11 4 (1.09%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.09%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.55%) Postman
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
General
1 63 (17.21%) Finance
2 7 (1.91%) Retail
3 6 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 6 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.37%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.09%) Banking
5 4 (1.09%) Law
5 4 (1.09%) Legal
6 3 (0.82%) Front Office
6 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.55%) Advertising
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Electronics
7 2 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (74.86%) .NET
2 202 (55.19%) .NET Core
3 100 (27.32%) AngularJS
4 97 (26.50%) React
5 90 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 84 (22.95%) ASP.NET
7 82 (22.40%) CSS
8 78 (21.31%) .NET Framework
9 63 (17.21%) HTML
10 60 (16.39%) Web Services
11 56 (15.30%) jQuery
12 53 (14.48%) Entity Framework
13 49 (13.39%) REST
14 37 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (9.56%) SOAP
15 35 (9.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (7.65%) JSON
17 27 (7.38%) XML
18 24 (6.56%) Vue.js
19 21 (5.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.46%) N-Tier
4 15 (4.10%) Cloud Native
5 12 (3.28%) Reinsurance
5 12 (3.28%) User Experience
6 7 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.37%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.37%) Xbox
9 3 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.82%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.55%) Wiki
11 1 (0.27%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.27%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.27%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.28%) Windows
2 1 (0.27%) Android
2 1 (0.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (45.90%) DevOps
3 94 (25.68%) Microservices
4 90 (24.59%) MVC
5 76 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (18.03%) TDD
7 59 (16.12%) Test Automation
8 57 (15.57%) Scrum
9 51 (13.93%) Analytics
10 47 (12.84%) ETL
11 44 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (11.75%) Mentoring
12 43 (11.75%) SOLID
13 42 (11.48%) Data Modelling
14 37 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (9.56%) Data Analytics
16 33 (9.02%) OO
17 32 (8.74%) Deployment Automation
18 28 (7.65%) Fintech
18 28 (7.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 254 (69.40%) C#
2 175 (47.81%) SQL
3 152 (41.53%) JavaScript
4 63 (17.21%) TypeScript
5 47 (12.84%) T-SQL
6 26 (7.10%) PowerShell
7 23 (6.28%) Python
8 13 (3.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 10 (2.73%) F#
10 4 (1.09%) Java
11 3 (0.82%) C++
11 3 (0.82%) VBA
12 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.55%) PHP
12 2 (0.55%) R
12 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.27%) VB
13 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (7.38%) Degree
2 5 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.55%) MCPD
4 2 (0.55%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 23 (6.28%) Docker
2 6 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) NDS
Systems Management
1 29 (7.92%) Kubernetes
2 18 (4.92%) Terraform
3 12 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 150 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.48%) Databricks
3 20 (5.46%) Nintex
4 12 (3.28%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.19%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.37%) Google
6 5 (1.37%) Oracle
7 4 (1.09%) Adobe
7 4 (1.09%) SAP
8 3 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.55%) Facebook
10 1 (0.27%) BT
10 1 (0.27%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.27%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.27%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) NetIQ