The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 175 141 161
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.88% 0.057%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.64% 27.55% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
141 98 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.56% 3.18% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 113 64 46
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Derbyshire -18 6 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Leicestershire -20 3 £32,500 +44.44%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 27 (77.14%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) MVC
3 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 24 (68.57%) HTML
4 21 (60.00%) Windows
5 20 (57.14%) SQL
5 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 13 (37.14%) TDD
8 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
8 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
8 12 (34.29%) jQuery
8 12 (34.29%) OO
9 11 (31.43%) CSS
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (28.57%) LINQ
10 10 (28.57%) Ajax
10 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 10 (28.57%) XML
11 9 (25.71%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (22.86%) HTML5
12 8 (22.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
12 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
12 8 (22.86%) WCF
12 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (11.43%) Mule
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (22.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.43%) MySQL
5 4 (11.43%) CouchDB
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MSTest
2 4 (11.43%) PhoneGap
3 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) NUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Moq
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.71%) iPhone Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
3 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (34.29%) .NET Framework
4 12 (34.29%) jQuery
5 11 (31.43%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (28.57%) LINQ
6 10 (28.57%) Ajax
6 10 (28.57%) XML
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
8 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (22.86%) HTML5
8 8 (22.86%) WCF
9 7 (20.00%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (17.14%) StructureMap
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 6 (17.14%) XSD
10 6 (17.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) NHS
2 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.43%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (11.43%) SystemC
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) iPhone
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) TDD
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
3 12 (34.29%) OO
4 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) OOD
6 4 (11.43%) RAD
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (8.57%) Parallel Processing
7 3 (8.57%) Parallel Programming
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) C
6 3 (8.57%) Clojure
6 3 (8.57%) Delphi
6 3 (8.57%) Python
7 2 (5.71%) Pascal
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) MCSD
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) McKesson
2 4 (11.43%) DevExpress
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Lotus
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
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