Period
to 7 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £55,195 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 472 591 779
Rank change year-on-year +119 +188 +233
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 425 636 451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.45% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 435 649 428
Median annual salary £55,195 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.35% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,963
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 74,810 140,943 171,948
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 95.89% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60,285 112,511 139,724
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,750
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 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 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 +137 391 £57,500 - 48
UK excluding London +174 213 £47,500 +5.56% 27
London +34 202 £65,000 -7.14% 21
Work from Home +70 75 £57,500 -4.17% 5
South East +145 72 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North of England +128 60 £45,000 - 9
Yorkshire +117 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West +104 26 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South West +49 24 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Midlands +103 19 £42,250 -11.05% 3
West Midlands +101 16 £42,000 -23.64% 3
East of England +105 13 £48,750 -18.75% 4
Wales +28 12 £70,000 +64.71%
Scotland +85 7 £52,000 +48.57% 1
Northern Ireland +27 6 £55,000 -
East Midlands +52 2 £42,750 -10.00%
North East +16 2 £47,750 +6.11% 1

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 425 (100.00%) Azure
2 327 (76.94%) .NET
3 325 (76.47%) C#
4 223 (52.47%) .NET Core
5 222 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (46.59%) SQL
7 179 (42.12%) Microsoft
8 172 (40.47%) JavaScript
9 169 (39.76%) SQL Server
10 162 (38.12%) MVC
11 138 (32.47%) AngularJS
12 136 (32.00%) ASP.NET
13 135 (31.76%) Microservices
14 131 (30.82%) DevOps
15 121 (28.47%) React
16 114 (26.82%) .NET Framework
17 108 (25.41%) TDD
18 105 (24.71%) Scrum
19 102 (24.00%) AWS
20 100 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
21 90 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web API
22 77 (18.12%) TypeScript
23 73 (17.18%) Entity Framework
24 71 (16.71%) Azure SQL Database
25 60 (14.12%) BDD
26 58 (13.65%) HTML
27 56 (13.18%) CSS
28 54 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
28 54 (12.71%) Finance
29 53 (12.47%) 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 39 (9.18%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (2.82%) CMS
3 9 (2.12%) Confluence
4 7 (1.65%) Apache
4 7 (1.65%) Apache Pig
4 7 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.94%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.71%) IIS
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.47%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.47%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.47%) Kentico
8 2 (0.47%) SAS
8 2 (0.47%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.94%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Maximo
3 2 (0.47%) Magento
4 1 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 425 (100.00%) Azure
2 102 (24.00%) AWS
3 43 (10.12%) Power Platform
4 30 (7.06%) SaaS
5 28 (6.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 24 (5.65%) PaaS
6 24 (5.65%) Serverless
7 23 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (3.29%) Azure Functions
8 14 (3.29%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (2.35%) Logic Apps
9 10 (2.35%) NuGet
10 9 (2.12%) GCP
11 7 (1.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 5 (1.18%) GitHub
12 5 (1.18%) Office 365
13 4 (0.94%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.94%) Azure Stack
14 3 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
14 3 (0.71%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.71%) Extranet
1 3 (0.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.24%) SMS
3 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 71 (16.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 43 (10.12%) MongoDB
4 40 (9.41%) Power BI
5 34 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (7.29%) Data Lake
8 27 (6.35%) SQL Server 2019
9 26 (6.12%) Cosmos DB
10 24 (5.65%) NoSQL
10 24 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (4.94%) Big Data
12 20 (4.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 19 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (3.06%) OLAP
16 12 (2.82%) Relational Database
17 11 (2.59%) Geospatial Data
18 10 (2.35%) OLAP Cube
18 10 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (9.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.76%) Selenium
3 16 (3.76%) SpecFlow
4 15 (3.53%) Moq
5 14 (3.29%) NUnit
6 13 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (2.82%) JIRA
8 10 (2.35%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (2.12%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.88%) Visual Studio Code
11 7 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.41%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.71%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.47%) Protractor
15 1 (0.24%) Android Studio
15 1 (0.24%) CircleCI
General
1 54 (12.71%) Finance
2 26 (6.12%) Games
3 12 (2.82%) Banking
4 11 (2.59%) Marketing
5 9 (2.12%) Retail
6 5 (1.18%) Advertising
7 4 (0.94%) Back Office
7 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.71%) Automotive
8 3 (0.71%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.24%) Front Office
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (76.94%) .NET
2 223 (52.47%) .NET Core
3 138 (32.47%) AngularJS
4 136 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 121 (28.47%) React
6 114 (26.82%) .NET Framework
7 100 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 73 (17.18%) Entity Framework
10 58 (13.65%) HTML
11 56 (13.18%) CSS
12 47 (11.06%) REST
13 46 (10.82%) Vue.js
14 40 (9.41%) Node.js
15 38 (8.94%) Web Services
16 28 (6.59%) RESTful
17 24 (5.65%) XML
18 22 (5.18%) jQuery
19 20 (4.71%) ASP.NET Core
20 18 (4.24%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (4.71%) User Experience
3 15 (3.53%) Cloud Native
4 14 (3.29%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.71%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.59%) Windows
2 10 (2.35%) Android
3 8 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.94%) Linux
5 3 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (38.12%) MVC
3 135 (31.76%) Microservices
4 131 (30.82%) DevOps
5 108 (25.41%) TDD
6 105 (24.71%) Scrum
7 60 (14.12%) BDD
8 54 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (12.47%) Analytics
9 53 (12.47%) Software Engineering
10 50 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 47 (11.06%) Kanban
12 45 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 40 (9.41%) SOLID
14 36 (8.47%) Fintech
15 35 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
16 30 (7.06%) Machine Learning
17 29 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (6.82%) Web Application Development
18 28 (6.59%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 325 (76.47%) C#
2 198 (46.59%) SQL
3 172 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 77 (18.12%) TypeScript
5 31 (7.29%) T-SQL
6 28 (6.59%) Python
7 16 (3.76%) Java
8 11 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.12%) F#
10 8 (1.88%) R
11 6 (1.41%) XAML
12 5 (1.18%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.71%) C++
13 3 (0.71%) PHP
13 3 (0.71%) Ruby
14 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.47%) C
14 2 (0.47%) VB
14 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (5.41%) Degree
2 9 (2.12%) Master's Degree
3 7 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.18%) MCPD
4 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (11.06%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (12.47%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.18%) Kibana
3 5 (1.18%) Terraform
4 3 (0.71%) Ansible
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Packer
5 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 179 (42.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.41%) Xamarin
3 21 (4.94%) Databricks
4 14 (3.29%) Oracle
5 12 (2.82%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.41%) Google
6 6 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.94%) Cognos
8 4 (0.94%) IBM
8 4 (0.94%) Informatica
8 4 (0.94%) SAP
8 4 (0.94%) Talend
9 3 (0.71%) Capita
9 3 (0.71%) Splunk
10 2 (0.47%) Cadence
10 2 (0.47%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.47%) Tableau
11 1 (0.24%) Apple
11 1 (0.24%) SimCorp