Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 35 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.87% 7.14% 3.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.70% 56.25% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 21
Worcestershire median annual salary £52,225 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.27% -25.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.22% +7.78%

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 86 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 19.33% 12.70% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 63 56
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,000 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.81% +32.73% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,550 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,765
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.46% +8.95%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Worcestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Worcestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Worcestershire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Worcester 0 16 £52,225 +86.52% 2
Redditch +16 14 £75,000 +114.29% 3
Bromsgrove -5 2 £26,000 -30.67%
Malvern 0 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) .NET
4 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (37.14%) Office 365
6 11 (31.43%) Internet
6 11 (31.43%) Degree
7 10 (28.57%) JSON
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (28.57%) Xamarin
7 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
7 10 (28.57%) Scrum
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
7 10 (28.57%) Serverless
8 9 (25.71%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (25.71%) IT Strategy
8 9 (25.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (25.71%) Presales
8 9 (25.71%) B2B
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (25.71%) Unified Communications
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) SOA
9 7 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (14.29%) CSS

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Office 365
2 10 (28.57%) Serverless
3 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (11.43%) SaaS
5 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (8.57%) IaaS
5 3 (8.57%) PaaS
6 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Internet
2 9 (25.71%) Unified Communications
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Bower
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Grunt
2 1 (2.86%) gulp
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
2 10 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (28.57%) JSON
4 7 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (11.43%) WPF
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) SOAP
8 1 (2.86%) CSS3
8 1 (2.86%) LAMP
8 1 (2.86%) LESS
8 1 (2.86%) REST
8 1 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) B2B
4 9 (25.71%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (25.71%) IT Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) Presales
5 7 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) SOA
6 4 (11.43%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) MVVM
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) ArchiMate
7 3 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.86%) IASME
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Xamarin
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Veeam