Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Azure Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 626 936 1004
Rank change year-on-year +310 +68 +165
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure Developer 564 266 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 520 255 197
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £77,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +8.33%

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 151,574 171,119 178,936
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 96.04% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,434 137,686 149,372
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 +295 537 £55,000 +4.76% 86
London +191 298 £62,500 +13.64% 31
UK excluding London +184 256 £47,500 - 55
North of England +97 85 £49,000 +22.50% 19
South East +14 72 £50,000 - 19
Yorkshire +65 50 £44,000 +10.00% 15
South West +41 34 £45,000 +9.09% 6
North West +46 33 £92,500 +117.65% 4
East of England +35 27 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Midlands +30 20 £50,000 +17.65% 6
West Midlands +47 16 £52,500 +26.51% 4
Wales - 10 £36,250 -
Scotland - 7 £52,000 -
East Midlands +26 4 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North East - 2 £31,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -

Azure Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 564 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 501 (88.83%) .NET
3 493 (87.41%) C#
4 354 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (57.62%) JavaScript
6 291 (51.60%) MVC
7 285 (50.53%) SQL Server
8 279 (49.47%) ASP.NET
9 242 (42.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 239 (42.38%) AngularJS
11 235 (41.67%) SQL
12 230 (40.78%) Microsoft
13 224 (39.72%) HTML
14 213 (37.77%) CSS
14 213 (37.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 166 (29.43%) TDD
16 132 (23.40%) .NET Core
17 105 (18.62%) Scrum
17 105 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
18 92 (16.31%) RabbitMQ
19 88 (15.60%) Elasticsearch
20 87 (15.43%) Web Application Development
21 85 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 82 (14.54%) T-SQL
23 81 (14.36%) BDD
24 80 (14.18%) DevOps
24 80 (14.18%) Microservices
25 77 (13.65%) Finance
25 77 (13.65%) .NET Framework
26 74 (13.12%) Git (software)

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 88 (15.60%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.84%) NServiceBus
4 15 (2.66%) IIS
5 11 (1.95%) CMS
5 11 (1.95%) Confluence
6 6 (1.06%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.35%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.89%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 564 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (18.62%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.79%) Serverless
4 26 (4.61%) Azure Data Factory
5 20 (3.55%) SaaS
6 16 (2.84%) Apigee
6 16 (2.84%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (2.66%) PaaS
8 13 (2.30%) Azure Machine Learning
9 12 (2.13%) Azure Functions
10 10 (1.77%) Office 365
11 5 (0.89%) GitHub
11 5 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.89%) IaaS
12 4 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
13 3 (0.53%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 2 (0.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.42%) HTTP
2 4 (0.71%) SMS
3 2 (0.35%) Internet
3 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (50.53%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 45 (7.98%) NoSQL
4 43 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (6.91%) Power BI
6 37 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (4.26%) Big Data
10 23 (4.08%) Cosmos DB
11 19 (3.37%) Data Lake
11 19 (3.37%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 16 (2.84%) Relational Database
13 13 (2.30%) MySQL
14 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.42%) Redis
15 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
16 6 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.98%) Visual Studio
2 45 (7.98%) Visual Studio Team System
3 42 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 32 (5.67%) TeamCity
6 24 (4.26%) JIRA
6 24 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 24 (4.26%) Selenium
7 19 (3.37%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.30%) NUnit
9 11 (1.95%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.60%) ReSharper
11 7 (1.24%) Moq
11 7 (1.24%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.89%) Artifactory
12 5 (0.89%) NCrunch
13 4 (0.71%) git-flow
13 4 (0.71%) gulp
13 4 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 77 (13.65%) Finance
2 65 (11.52%) Games
3 19 (3.37%) Retail
4 15 (2.66%) Banking
5 11 (1.95%) Marketing
6 8 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.89%) Advertising
8 4 (0.71%) Back Office
8 4 (0.71%) Law
8 4 (0.71%) Retail Finance
9 3 (0.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 501 (88.83%) .NET
2 279 (49.47%) ASP.NET
3 242 (42.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 239 (42.38%) AngularJS
5 224 (39.72%) HTML
6 213 (37.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 213 (37.77%) CSS
7 132 (23.40%) .NET Core
8 92 (16.31%) RabbitMQ
9 85 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 77 (13.65%) .NET Framework
11 69 (12.23%) React
12 65 (11.52%) REST
13 54 (9.57%) JSON
14 50 (8.87%) jQuery
15 46 (8.16%) Web Services
16 36 (6.38%) HTML5
17 34 (6.03%) Vue.js
17 34 (6.03%) WCF
17 34 (6.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.12%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (3.55%) User Experience
4 17 (3.01%) Fintech
4 17 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.24%) NHS
7 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.71%) Robotics
8 4 (0.71%) Video\Live Streaming
9 3 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.53%) FMCG
9 3 (0.53%) Marketing Technology
9 3 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.35%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.45%) Windows
2 5 (0.89%) Linux
3 4 (0.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.53%) Android
4 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (51.60%) MVC
3 166 (29.43%) TDD
4 105 (18.62%) Scrum
5 87 (15.43%) Web Application Development
6 81 (14.36%) BDD
7 80 (14.18%) DevOps
7 80 (14.18%) Microservices
8 72 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (10.99%) Software Engineering
9 62 (10.99%) Test Automation
10 59 (10.46%) Web Development
11 56 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
12 51 (9.04%) SDLC
13 48 (8.51%) E-Commerce
14 43 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (7.45%) SOLID
16 37 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
16 37 (6.56%) Mentoring
17 36 (6.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 493 (87.41%) C#
2 325 (57.62%) JavaScript
3 235 (41.67%) SQL
4 82 (14.54%) T-SQL
5 42 (7.45%) TypeScript
6 24 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 19 (3.37%) Java
8 12 (2.13%) F#
8 12 (2.13%) R
9 11 (1.95%) Python
10 10 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.60%) C
12 8 (1.42%) Java 8
13 4 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.35%) Go
14 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.35%) PHP
14 2 (0.35%) Ruby
14 2 (0.35%) Solidity
14 2 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (6.38%) Degree
2 9 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.18%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) MCSD
6 1 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 28 (4.96%) Docker
2 7 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (3.37%) Puppet
3 18 (3.19%) Ansible
4 10 (1.77%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.71%) Kibana
6 3 (0.53%) Terraform
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 230 (40.78%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.50%) Xamarin
3 23 (4.08%) Sitecore
4 15 (2.66%) Oracle
4 15 (2.66%) Tableau
5 12 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.60%) Google
7 5 (0.89%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.89%) Sun
8 4 (0.71%) New Relic
9 2 (0.35%) Databricks
9 2 (0.35%) IBM
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.35%) Software AG
9 2 (0.35%) webMethods
10 1 (0.18%) ESRI
10 1 (0.18%) RedGate
10 1 (0.18%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.18%) Twitter