Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 52 89
Rank change year-on-year +38 +37 +55
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 972 483 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.73% 4.96% 3.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.72% 34.35% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 810 425 281
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,975 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,955 1,406 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.60% 14.45% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,617 1,180 780
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £67,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +38 648 £47,500 +5.56% 112
North Yorkshire +25 176 £50,000 +25.00% 14
South Yorkshire +21 106 £40,000 - 34
East Yorkshire +15 24 £42,500 +21.43% 6
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 424 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 399 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
3 384 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
4 375 (38.58%) C#
5 332 (34.16%) .NET
6 301 (30.97%) SQL
7 263 (27.06%) DevOps
8 246 (25.31%) Windows
9 244 (25.10%) SQL Server
10 238 (24.49%) Finance
11 203 (20.88%) JavaScript
12 201 (20.68%) MVC
13 178 (18.31%) ASP.NET
13 178 (18.31%) PowerShell
14 174 (17.90%) Active Directory
15 170 (17.49%) VMware
16 163 (16.77%) Office 365
17 147 (15.12%) Test Automation
18 130 (13.37%) Python
19 128 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 128 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 122 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
20 122 (12.55%) Scrum
21 119 (12.24%) TDD
22 118 (12.14%) Linux
23 114 (11.73%) Software Engineering
24 110 (11.32%) Java
25 105 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
26 102 (10.49%) Windows Server
27 100 (10.29%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 61 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 41 (4.22%) Skype for Business
4 32 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 27 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (2.37%) Jetty
8 22 (2.26%) CMS
8 22 (2.26%) JBoss
9 18 (1.85%) NServiceBus
10 17 (1.75%) IIS
11 10 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.93%) Apache
12 9 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.93%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.72%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.62%) Confluence
14 6 (0.62%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.10%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 399 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (16.77%) Office 365
3 93 (9.57%) SaaS
4 84 (8.64%) PaaS
5 80 (8.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 78 (8.02%) IaaS
7 30 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (1.65%) OneDrive
9 16 (1.65%) Serverless
10 15 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
11 12 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.82%) Akamai
13 7 (0.72%) Apigee
14 6 (0.62%) GitHub
15 5 (0.51%) Force.com
15 5 (0.51%) G Suite
16 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
17 3 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (8.33%) DNS
2 46 (4.73%) Firewall
3 43 (4.42%) DHCP
3 43 (4.42%) SAN
4 36 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 36 (3.70%) WAN
5 35 (3.60%) VPN
6 28 (2.88%) LAN
7 24 (2.47%) Skype
8 22 (2.26%) NetScaler
9 16 (1.65%) Internet
9 16 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (1.44%) Intranet
11 13 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (1.34%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (1.34%) VoIP
12 11 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (1.13%) MPLS
12 11 (1.13%) Network Security
13 8 (0.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (25.10%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 41 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (4.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (3.60%) Power BI
8 34 (3.50%) MySQL
9 29 (2.98%) NoSQL
10 26 (2.67%) Relational Database
11 17 (1.75%) Big Data
12 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.03%) QlikView
14 9 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
14 9 (0.93%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
17 5 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (7.51%) Selenium
2 71 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 63 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 52 (5.35%) Visual Studio
5 41 (4.22%) NUnit
6 36 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
7 35 (3.60%) Cucumber
8 27 (2.78%) SpecFlow
9 24 (2.47%) GitLab
10 18 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (1.85%) JIRA
11 16 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (1.65%) TeamCity
12 15 (1.54%) Bitbucket
12 15 (1.54%) SonarQube
13 14 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (1.34%) Maven
14 13 (1.34%) Subversion
14 13 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 238 (24.49%) Finance
2 68 (7.00%) Retail
3 25 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.54%) Marketing
6 9 (0.93%) Banking
6 9 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 8 (0.82%) Advertising
7 8 (0.82%) Back Office
8 6 (0.62%) Games
8 6 (0.62%) Legal
9 5 (0.51%) Local Government
10 4 (0.41%) Law
11 3 (0.31%) Automotive
11 3 (0.31%) Billing
12 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 344 (35.39%) Developer
2 164 (16.87%) .NET Developer
3 116 (11.93%) C# Developer
4 108 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 106 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 90 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 76 (7.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 72 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
9 71 (7.30%) Architect
10 67 (6.89%) Platform Engineer
11 61 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 54 (5.56%) Azure Developer
12 54 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
13 51 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 47 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
15 43 (4.42%) AWS Engineer
16 42 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 39 (4.01%) Test Automation Developer
18 37 (3.81%) Developer in Test
19 34 (3.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (34.16%) .NET
2 178 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 128 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 100 (10.29%) HTML
5 95 (9.77%) CSS
6 77 (7.92%) .NET Framework
6 77 (7.92%) AngularJS
7 64 (6.58%) Web Services
8 53 (5.45%) .NET Core
9 47 (4.84%) jQuery
10 43 (4.42%) Node.js
11 40 (4.12%) HTML5
11 40 (4.12%) REST
12 39 (4.01%) RESTful
13 36 (3.70%) React
14 33 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (3.19%) Gherkin
16 29 (2.98%) Entity Framework
17 23 (2.37%) WCF
18 22 (2.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (7.30%) Greenfield Project
3 60 (6.17%) Public Cloud
4 58 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
5 53 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (4.73%) Computer Science
7 42 (4.32%) Management Information System
8 35 (3.60%) Data Centre
9 26 (2.67%) User Experience
10 19 (1.95%) NHS
11 18 (1.85%) Replication
12 17 (1.75%) Social Media
13 16 (1.65%) Cloud Native
13 16 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (1.44%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.72%) CMDB
15 7 (0.72%) EPoS
15 7 (0.72%) Fintech
15 7 (0.72%) PKI
16 6 (0.62%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 246 (25.31%) Windows
2 118 (12.14%) Linux
3 102 (10.49%) Windows Server
4 49 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (4.42%) Unix
7 41 (4.22%) Windows 10
8 24 (2.47%) Android
9 21 (2.16%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.54%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.82%) CentOS
11 8 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.62%) HPUX
13 5 (0.51%) Debian
13 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.41%) VMS
14 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.21%) Fedora
16 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (27.06%) DevOps
3 201 (20.68%) MVC
4 147 (15.12%) Test Automation
5 128 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 122 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
6 122 (12.55%) Scrum
7 119 (12.24%) TDD
8 114 (11.73%) Software Engineering
9 98 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
10 88 (9.05%) ITIL
10 88 (9.05%) Project Management
11 74 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
12 73 (7.51%) Unit Testing
13 68 (7.00%) BDD
14 64 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 62 (6.38%) Open Source
16 61 (6.28%) Mobile Development
17 58 (5.97%) Migration
18 54 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 375 (38.58%) C#
2 301 (30.97%) SQL
3 203 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 178 (18.31%) PowerShell
5 130 (13.37%) Python
6 110 (11.32%) Java
7 69 (7.10%) Bash Shell
8 67 (6.89%) Ruby
9 56 (5.76%) T-SQL
10 45 (4.63%) TypeScript
11 37 (3.81%) PHP
12 23 (2.37%) Shell Script
13 17 (1.75%) Perl
14 16 (1.65%) VB.NET
15 15 (1.54%) VBA
16 14 (1.44%) VB
17 13 (1.34%) C++
18 10 (1.03%) ES6
18 10 (1.03%) Go
19 8 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 72 (7.41%) Degree
2 33 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.06%) MCSA
4 15 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (1.44%) MCSE
6 13 (1.34%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.13%) CISSP
8 10 (1.03%) AWS Certification
8 10 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.72%) CCNA
9 7 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.62%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.51%) CCIE
11 5 (0.51%) CCNP
11 5 (0.51%) RHCE
11 5 (0.51%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.79%) QA
2 50 (5.14%) SLA
3 37 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.03%) GDPR
4 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.82%) PMO
6 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 174 (17.90%) Active Directory
2 105 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.89%) Docker
4 51 (5.25%) Hyper-V
5 24 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (2.47%) XenApp
6 23 (2.37%) XenDesktop
7 16 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.93%) vSphere
9 7 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.62%) Xen
10 6 (0.62%) XenServer
11 5 (0.51%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 4 (0.41%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.21%) Firmware
14 1 (0.10%) FreeRADIUS
14 1 (0.10%) KVM
14 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 97 (9.98%) Puppet
2 75 (7.72%) Terraform
3 63 (6.48%) SCCM
4 42 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (3.60%) Ansible
6 32 (3.29%) Kubernetes
7 20 (2.06%) Cobbler
8 17 (1.75%) Tivoli
9 16 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
10 15 (1.54%) XenMobile
11 14 (1.44%) SCOM
12 12 (1.23%) SCVMM
13 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
14 10 (1.03%) Prometheus
15 7 (0.72%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.72%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
15 7 (0.72%) ServiceCenter
15 7 (0.72%) vCenter Server
16 6 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 424 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 170 (17.49%) VMware
3 97 (9.98%) Google
4 85 (8.74%) Citrix
5 75 (7.72%) Cisco
6 56 (5.76%) Oracle
7 42 (4.32%) Xamarin
8 32 (3.29%) McAfee
9 26 (2.67%) MuleSoft
10 25 (2.57%) Sitecore
11 23 (2.37%) Atlassian
11 23 (2.37%) Tableau
12 22 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (2.16%) Veeam
14 20 (2.06%) Symantec
15 17 (1.75%) EnterpriseDB
15 17 (1.75%) NetApp
16 16 (1.65%) EMC
16 16 (1.65%) HP
17 15 (1.54%) Altiris