Period
to 21 September 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 417 593 683
Rank change year-on-year +176 +90 +325
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 289 591 562
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 307 593 564
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 46,870 134,370 160,864
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.77% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38,255 106,946 129,649
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +147 258 £60,000 +8.11% 63
UK excluding London +208 143 £50,000 +5.26% 40
London +110 134 £65,000 -13.33% 24
South East +229 70 £50,000 -2.44% 13
Work from Home +62 69 £58,750 -6.00% 9
North of England +107 23 £45,000 -5.26% 11
North West +130 16 £45,000 -20.00% 8
South West +98 13 £58,750 +30.56% 6
Midlands +127 12 £42,500 -15.00% 5
West Midlands +108 10 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Wales +58 9 £70,000 +47.37%
Scotland +89 8 £52,000 +48.57% 1
Yorkshire +108 6 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Northern Ireland +27 6 £55,000 - 1
East of England +133 2 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Midlands +84 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East +17 1 £43,000 -

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Azure
2 207 (71.63%) .NET
3 197 (68.17%) C#
4 151 (52.25%) .NET Core
5 144 (49.83%) SQL Server
6 142 (49.13%) SQL
7 137 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (40.83%) Microsoft
9 99 (34.26%) DevOps
10 93 (32.18%) AngularJS
11 83 (28.72%) MVC
11 83 (28.72%) JavaScript
11 83 (28.72%) ASP.NET
12 80 (27.68%) Microservices
13 72 (24.91%) Business Intelligence
14 71 (24.57%) React
15 68 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 67 (23.18%) .NET Framework
17 66 (22.84%) Scrum
18 58 (20.07%) AWS
19 52 (17.99%) Data Warehouse
19 52 (17.99%) Azure SQL Database
20 50 (17.30%) TypeScript
21 48 (16.61%) Analytics
21 48 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (15.92%) ETL
22 46 (15.92%) Finance
22 46 (15.92%) TDD
23 42 (14.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 42 (14.53%) 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 12 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.11%) CMS
3 8 (2.77%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.73%) Apache
5 5 (1.73%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.38%) Confluence
7 3 (1.04%) IIS
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (5.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.04%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 289 (100.00%) Azure
2 58 (20.07%) AWS
3 34 (11.76%) Power Platform
4 27 (9.34%) Azure Data Factory
5 13 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (4.15%) SaaS
6 12 (4.15%) Serverless
7 9 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (2.77%) PaaS
9 7 (2.42%) GCP
9 7 (2.42%) Slack
10 5 (1.73%) Azure Functions
10 5 (1.73%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 4 (1.38%) Azure Stack
11 4 (1.38%) Logic Apps
12 2 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.69%) IaaS
12 2 (0.69%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.77%) Internet
2 7 (2.42%) Skype
3 6 (2.08%) HTTP
4 5 (1.73%) WEP
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) SMS
5 1 (0.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (49.83%) SQL Server
2 52 (17.99%) Azure SQL Database
2 52 (17.99%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (14.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (12.46%) Data Lake
4 36 (12.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (11.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 34 (11.76%) Power BI
6 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (10.03%) NoSQL
8 25 (8.65%) OLAP
9 19 (6.57%) MongoDB
10 16 (5.54%) Cosmos DB
10 16 (5.54%) Data Mining
10 16 (5.54%) OLAP Cube
10 16 (5.54%) OLTP
11 13 (4.50%) Big Data
12 9 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (2.77%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 26 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.19%) TeamCity
3 14 (4.84%) Selenium
4 13 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (3.81%) JIRA
5 11 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (3.11%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.77%) NUnit
7 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.08%) Cypress.io
9 6 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.73%) Visual Studio Code
11 4 (1.38%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.35%) Android Studio
13 1 (0.35%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.35%) Gradle
13 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.35%) Protractor
General
1 46 (15.92%) Finance
2 9 (3.11%) Games
3 8 (2.77%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Banking
5 4 (1.38%) Legal
6 3 (1.04%) Front Office
6 3 (1.04%) Law
6 3 (1.04%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.69%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (71.63%) .NET
2 151 (52.25%) .NET Core
3 93 (32.18%) AngularJS
4 83 (28.72%) ASP.NET
5 71 (24.57%) React
6 68 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 67 (23.18%) .NET Framework
8 48 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (14.53%) REST
10 36 (12.46%) Entity Framework
11 35 (12.11%) HTML
12 32 (11.07%) CSS
13 27 (9.34%) XML
14 26 (9.00%) JSON
15 25 (8.65%) jQuery
16 21 (7.27%) ASP.NET Core
16 21 (7.27%) Vue.js
17 20 (6.92%) RESTful
18 19 (6.57%) SOAP
19 18 (6.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.42%) Cloud Native
3 7 (2.42%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.08%) User Experience
5 5 (1.73%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.69%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.35%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.61%) Windows
2 6 (2.08%) Android
3 5 (1.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (47.40%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (34.26%) DevOps
3 83 (28.72%) MVC
4 80 (27.68%) Microservices
5 72 (24.91%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (22.84%) Scrum
7 48 (16.61%) Analytics
8 46 (15.92%) ETL
8 46 (15.92%) TDD
9 33 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (9.69%) Data Analytics
10 28 (9.69%) Test Automation
11 27 (9.34%) Data Modelling
11 27 (9.34%) Software Engineering
12 25 (8.65%) Fintech
12 25 (8.65%) Kanban
13 20 (6.92%) BDD
14 19 (6.57%) SDLC
15 17 (5.88%) SOLID
15 17 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 197 (68.17%) C#
2 142 (49.13%) SQL
3 83 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 50 (17.30%) TypeScript
5 24 (8.30%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.54%) Python
7 12 (4.15%) F#
8 8 (2.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.73%) R
11 3 (1.04%) Java
12 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.69%) U-SQL
12 2 (0.69%) VB
12 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.69%) XPath
13 1 (0.35%) C++
13 1 (0.35%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (4.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.73%) MCPD
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.73%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.38%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 30 (10.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (12.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.04%) Terraform
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Packer
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 118 (40.83%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.76%) Databricks
3 10 (3.46%) Oracle
3 10 (3.46%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.08%) Google
4 6 (2.08%) SAP
4 6 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.38%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.38%) IBM
6 3 (1.04%) Cognos
6 3 (1.04%) Informatica
6 3 (1.04%) Tableau
6 3 (1.04%) Talend
7 2 (0.69%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) BT
8 1 (0.35%) Capita