Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 614 896 1003
Rank change year-on-year +282 +107 +139
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 576 288 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 539 278 188
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 143,371 168,664 169,573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.30% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114,682 138,131 140,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +281 545 £55,000 - 97
UK excluding London +228 292 £45,000 -10.00% 51
London +161 276 £62,500 +11.11% 49
North of England +123 86 £47,500 +5.56% 12
South East +58 68 £55,000 +10.00% 9
South West +55 61 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Yorkshire +95 49 £44,000 -7.37% 7
North West +73 36 £92,500 +131.25% 4
East of England +45 28 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Midlands +64 25 £50,000 +5.26% 12
West Midlands +59 19 £50,000 - 8
Wales +30 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Scotland +19 9 £32,500 -26.14%
East Midlands +16 6 £47,500 +5.56% 4
North East - 1 £45,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 - 2

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 576 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 517 (89.76%) .NET
3 499 (86.63%) C#
4 354 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
5 342 (59.38%) JavaScript
6 312 (54.17%) SQL Server
7 305 (52.95%) MVC
8 286 (49.65%) ASP.NET
9 256 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 234 (40.63%) Microsoft
11 231 (40.10%) SQL
12 230 (39.93%) AngularJS
13 223 (38.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 222 (38.54%) HTML
15 218 (37.85%) CSS
16 164 (28.47%) TDD
17 155 (26.91%) .NET Core
18 113 (19.62%) Amazon AWS
19 106 (18.40%) Scrum
20 94 (16.32%) Microservices
21 90 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
22 86 (14.93%) BDD
22 86 (14.93%) RabbitMQ
22 86 (14.93%) Greenfield Project
23 85 (14.76%) DevOps
24 83 (14.41%) Web Application Development
25 82 (14.24%) Finance
26 81 (14.06%) T-SQL
27 80 (13.89%) .NET Framework
28 79 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 90 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.91%) Confluence
3 11 (1.91%) IIS
4 10 (1.74%) CMS
5 9 (1.56%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.52%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) Kentico
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (4.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 576 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (19.62%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (6.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 33 (5.73%) SaaS
5 27 (4.69%) Serverless
6 21 (3.65%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (2.78%) Apigee
7 16 (2.78%) Office 365
8 15 (2.60%) Azure Machine Learning
9 14 (2.43%) PaaS
10 8 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (1.22%) Azure Functions
12 6 (1.04%) IaaS
13 5 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.69%) Data Lake Analytics
15 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.04%) SMS
2 5 (0.87%) HTTP
3 3 (0.52%) AMQP
4 2 (0.35%) Internet
4 2 (0.35%) MQTT
4 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 41 (7.12%) Power BI
4 40 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (6.08%) NoSQL
6 35 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.69%) Cosmos DB
9 22 (3.82%) Data Lake
10 20 (3.47%) Big Data
11 18 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.95%) MongoDB
13 15 (2.60%) MySQL
14 11 (1.91%) Relational Database
15 10 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (1.22%) Redis
18 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 78 (13.54%) Git (software)
2 56 (9.72%) Visual Studio
3 50 (8.68%) Visual Studio Team System
4 30 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (5.03%) Jenkins
6 26 (4.51%) TeamCity
7 22 (3.82%) JIRA
8 18 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (2.78%) Selenium
9 16 (2.78%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.74%) NUnit
11 9 (1.56%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.22%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.69%) Grunt
13 4 (0.69%) gulp
13 4 (0.69%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.69%) Log4Net
13 4 (0.69%) Spock
14 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 82 (14.24%) Finance
2 59 (10.24%) Games
3 18 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 17 (2.95%) Retail
5 14 (2.43%) Banking
6 11 (1.91%) Marketing
7 9 (1.56%) Law
8 7 (1.22%) Automotive
9 4 (0.69%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Retail Finance
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (89.76%) .NET
2 286 (49.65%) ASP.NET
3 256 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 230 (39.93%) AngularJS
5 223 (38.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 222 (38.54%) HTML
7 218 (37.85%) CSS
8 155 (26.91%) .NET Core
9 86 (14.93%) RabbitMQ
10 80 (13.89%) .NET Framework
11 79 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 71 (12.33%) React
13 66 (11.46%) REST
14 53 (9.20%) JSON
15 52 (9.03%) jQuery
16 47 (8.16%) Web Services
17 39 (6.77%) Entity Framework
18 37 (6.42%) WCF
19 31 (5.38%) SOAP
20 30 (5.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.93%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (5.38%) User Experience
3 24 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.60%) Fintech
6 9 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.69%) FMCG
9 4 (0.69%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.52%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.52%) NHS
10 3 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.35%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.35%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.17%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.17%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.17%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.03%) Windows
2 5 (0.87%) Android
2 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
2 5 (0.87%) Linux
3 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (52.95%) MVC
3 164 (28.47%) TDD
4 106 (18.40%) Scrum
5 94 (16.32%) Microservices
6 86 (14.93%) BDD
7 85 (14.76%) DevOps
8 83 (14.41%) Web Application Development
9 69 (11.98%) Web Development
10 63 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (10.59%) Software Engineering
12 59 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
13 56 (9.72%) Test Automation
14 51 (8.85%) SOLID
15 50 (8.68%) SDLC
16 46 (7.99%) E-Commerce
17 41 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 35 (6.08%) Mentoring
19 34 (5.90%) Continuous Delivery
19 34 (5.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 499 (86.63%) C#
2 342 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 231 (40.10%) SQL
4 81 (14.06%) T-SQL
5 35 (6.08%) TypeScript
6 25 (4.34%) PowerShell
7 20 (3.47%) Java
8 13 (2.26%) F#
8 13 (2.26%) R
9 11 (1.91%) Java 8
10 9 (1.56%) C
11 8 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (1.22%) Python
13 4 (0.69%) U-SQL
13 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.52%) PHP
15 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.35%) C++
15 2 (0.35%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (4.34%) Degree
2 10 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.69%) MCP
6 2 (0.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 32 (5.56%) Docker
2 6 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.35%) Firmware
3 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.91%) Puppet
4 10 (1.74%) Ansible
5 6 (1.04%) Terraform
6 3 (0.52%) Kibana
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 234 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.38%) Xamarin
3 23 (3.99%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.26%) Tableau
5 10 (1.74%) Atlassian
5 10 (1.74%) Oracle
6 5 (0.87%) Google
6 5 (0.87%) Sun
7 4 (0.69%) New Relic
7 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.52%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.35%) Informatica
9 2 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.35%) RedGate
9 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.35%) Software AG
9 2 (0.35%) webMethods
10 1 (0.17%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.17%) Nintex
10 1 (0.17%) SaltStack