The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 93 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
25 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.32% 1.23% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 19
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Sybase
3 11 (68.75%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) HTTP
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Google
3 11 (68.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (68.75%) Heroku
3 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (68.75%) OpenShift
3 11 (68.75%) Docker
3 11 (68.75%) Google Compute Engine
4 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (62.50%) CFEngine
4 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 10 (62.50%) Puppet
4 10 (62.50%) Java EE
4 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (6.25%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (68.75%) Heroku
1 11 (68.75%) OpenShift
1 11 (68.75%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Architect
1 11 (68.75%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
1 10 (62.50%) CFEngine
1 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) Sybase
1 11 (68.75%) Google