Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 30 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 +58 +24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 912 649 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.58% 6.51% 3.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.82% 41.18% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 744 595 307
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,875 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +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 1,760 1,576 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.29% 15.80% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,433 1,325 910
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% - -1.71%
10th Percentile £28,050 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 16 February 2019.

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 16 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
West Yorkshire +19 584 £45,000 - 171
North Yorkshire +15 179 £50,000 +11.11% 31
South Yorkshire +26 118 £45,000 - 43
East Yorkshire +24 20 £39,500 +8.97% 12
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 411 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 372 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
3 347 (38.05%) C#
4 310 (33.99%) .NET
5 292 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (31.47%) SQL
7 275 (30.15%) DevOps
8 247 (27.08%) Windows
9 226 (24.78%) SQL Server
10 205 (22.48%) JavaScript
11 193 (21.16%) MVC
12 174 (19.08%) VMware
13 171 (18.75%) Active Directory
14 158 (17.32%) ASP.NET
15 155 (17.00%) Finance
16 153 (16.78%) Office 365
17 145 (15.90%) Software Engineering
18 129 (14.14%) TDD
19 126 (13.82%) Linux
20 121 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
20 121 (13.27%) Windows Server
21 119 (13.05%) PowerShell
22 112 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 107 (11.73%) Scrum
24 106 (11.62%) Java
25 105 (11.51%) Test Automation
26 101 (11.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 99 (10.86%) HTML
28 93 (10.20%) Google
29 91 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure

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 73 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 52 (5.70%) MS Exchange
3 42 (4.61%) Skype for Business
4 35 (3.84%) Tomcat
5 34 (3.73%) IIS
6 30 (3.29%) JBoss
7 26 (2.85%) Jetty
8 20 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (2.19%) NServiceBus
9 17 (1.86%) CMS
10 14 (1.54%) Confluence
11 11 (1.21%) Apache
12 9 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.77%) nginx
14 6 (0.66%) Mule
14 6 (0.66%) Mule ESB
15 5 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 372 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (16.78%) Office 365
3 77 (8.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 69 (7.57%) PaaS
5 67 (7.35%) IaaS
6 56 (6.14%) SaaS
7 27 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
8 20 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (1.86%) OneDrive
11 11 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (1.21%) Serverless
12 10 (1.10%) Apigee
12 10 (1.10%) GitHub
12 10 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (0.88%) Akamai
14 7 (0.77%) Force.com
15 5 (0.55%) G Suite
16 4 (0.44%) CloudBees
16 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.00%) DNS
2 69 (7.57%) Firewall
3 51 (5.59%) DHCP
4 48 (5.26%) VPN
5 47 (5.15%) WAN
6 46 (5.04%) SAN
6 46 (5.04%) TCP/IP
7 40 (4.39%) LAN
8 31 (3.40%) Internet
8 31 (3.40%) MPLS
9 29 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (2.19%) BGP
10 20 (2.19%) VoIP
11 17 (1.86%) Skype
12 15 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (1.54%) IPsec
13 14 (1.54%) NetScaler
13 14 (1.54%) WLAN
14 13 (1.43%) Broadband
14 13 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (3.84%) Azure SQL Database
3 35 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (3.07%) MySQL
5 27 (2.96%) NoSQL
5 27 (2.96%) Power BI
6 26 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.08%) Big Data
10 18 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (1.43%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 62 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 59 (6.47%) Jenkins
4 52 (5.70%) Selenium
5 27 (2.96%) TeamCity
6 24 (2.63%) NUnit
6 24 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 21 (2.30%) JIRA
9 17 (1.86%) SpecFlow
10 14 (1.54%) CircleCI
10 14 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (1.43%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (1.21%) Codeship
14 8 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (0.77%) GitLab
15 7 (0.77%) Moq
15 7 (0.77%) SonarQube
General
1 155 (17.00%) Finance
2 53 (5.81%) Retail
3 23 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 17 (1.86%) Banking
5 13 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.32%) Local Government
7 11 (1.21%) Games
7 11 (1.21%) Legal
8 10 (1.10%) Marketing
9 4 (0.44%) Back Office
10 3 (0.33%) Advertising
10 3 (0.33%) Automotive
10 3 (0.33%) Electronics
10 3 (0.33%) Law
11 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 320 (35.09%) Developer
2 158 (17.32%) .NET Developer
3 133 (14.58%) C# Developer
4 104 (11.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (9.43%) Architect
6 84 (9.21%) Senior Developer
7 72 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 68 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 68 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 61 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 59 (6.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 56 (6.14%) Software Developer
12 55 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
13 50 (5.48%) Azure Developer
13 50 (5.48%) Azure Engineer
14 43 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
15 42 (4.61%) Platform Engineer
16 40 (4.39%) Software Engineer
17 35 (3.84%) Java Developer
18 34 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (33.99%) .NET
2 158 (17.32%) ASP.NET
3 112 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 99 (10.86%) HTML
5 86 (9.43%) CSS
6 78 (8.55%) AngularJS
7 67 (7.35%) .NET Framework
8 57 (6.25%) REST
9 56 (6.14%) .NET Core
10 53 (5.81%) Node.js
10 53 (5.81%) Web Services
11 51 (5.59%) React
12 48 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (5.04%) jQuery
14 39 (4.28%) Entity Framework
14 39 (4.28%) RESTful
15 37 (4.06%) HTML5
16 29 (3.18%) Angular 2
17 23 (2.52%) Sass
18 21 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.99%) Enterprise Software
2 79 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
3 67 (7.35%) Public Cloud
4 50 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (5.37%) Data Centre
6 34 (3.73%) Management Information System
7 32 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (2.41%) User Experience
9 17 (1.86%) Cloud Native
10 16 (1.75%) NHS
11 14 (1.54%) Replication
12 13 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.32%) Social Media
14 8 (0.88%) Fintech
15 6 (0.66%) EFT
16 5 (0.55%) CCTV
16 5 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (0.55%) N-Tier
17 4 (0.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 247 (27.08%) Windows
2 126 (13.82%) Linux
3 121 (13.27%) Windows Server
4 71 (7.79%) Unix
5 66 (7.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (3.07%) Android
8 23 (2.52%) Apple iOS
8 23 (2.52%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.99%) CentOS
10 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.44%) Debian
12 4 (0.44%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.44%) VMS
13 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Fedora
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (30.15%) DevOps
3 193 (21.16%) MVC
4 145 (15.90%) Software Engineering
5 129 (14.14%) TDD
6 121 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (11.73%) Scrum
8 105 (11.51%) Test Automation
9 101 (11.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 84 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
11 77 (8.44%) ITIL
12 75 (8.22%) BDD
13 73 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 72 (7.89%) Migration
15 71 (7.79%) Mentoring
16 65 (7.13%) Microservices
17 63 (6.91%) Open Source
18 61 (6.69%) Configuration Management
18 61 (6.69%) Project Management
19 57 (6.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 347 (38.05%) C#
2 287 (31.47%) SQL
3 205 (22.48%) JavaScript
4 119 (13.05%) PowerShell
5 106 (11.62%) Java
6 91 (9.98%) Python
7 66 (7.24%) Ruby
8 54 (5.92%) Bash Shell
9 52 (5.70%) T-SQL
10 42 (4.61%) TypeScript
11 24 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 22 (2.41%) Perl
13 17 (1.86%) C++
14 13 (1.43%) Java 8
15 11 (1.21%) PHP
16 9 (0.99%) Apex Code
16 9 (0.99%) ES6
17 4 (0.44%) C
17 4 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (7.57%) Degree
2 33 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.97%) CCNA
6 18 (1.97%) MCSA
7 14 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (1.21%) MCSE
10 10 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (0.99%) CISSP
11 9 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.77%) CCIE
12 7 (0.77%) CCNP
13 6 (0.66%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.66%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.66%) ISEB
14 5 (0.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.84%) SLA
2 31 (3.40%) QA
3 26 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.54%) GDPR
5 12 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.77%) PMO
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 171 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 91 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 58 (6.36%) Docker
5 21 (2.30%) XenApp
6 20 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 14 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (1.54%) vSphere
9 11 (1.21%) Xen
10 6 (0.66%) Firmware
11 4 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.33%) XenServer
13 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 87 (9.54%) Puppet
2 56 (6.14%) SCCM
3 53 (5.81%) Ansible
4 49 (5.37%) Terraform
5 40 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (3.84%) Kubernetes
7 18 (1.97%) Cobbler
7 18 (1.97%) SCOM
8 16 (1.75%) Tivoli
9 13 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.43%) XenMobile
10 12 (1.32%) CFEngine
11 10 (1.10%) SCVMM
12 9 (0.99%) Rancher
13 8 (0.88%) Observium
14 7 (0.77%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
14 7 (0.77%) Nagios
14 7 (0.77%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 411 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 174 (19.08%) VMware
3 93 (10.20%) Google
4 84 (9.21%) Cisco
5 70 (7.68%) Citrix
6 37 (4.06%) Oracle
7 32 (3.51%) Xamarin
8 31 (3.40%) Sitecore
9 22 (2.41%) CheckPoint
9 22 (2.41%) Symantec
10 21 (2.30%) Veeam
11 19 (2.08%) IBM
11 19 (2.08%) MuleSoft
11 19 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.97%) McAfee
13 17 (1.86%) Atlassian
13 17 (1.86%) Tableau
14 16 (1.75%) EnterpriseDB
15 15 (1.64%) Meraki
15 15 (1.64%) ServiceNow