The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 62 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.74% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.08% 7.69% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
48 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.27% 1.47% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 18
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Guildford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Guildford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) Web Services
4 17 (58.62%) Finance
4 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
5 16 (55.17%) Degree
5 16 (55.17%) Mathematics
5 16 (55.17%) QA
5 16 (55.17%) Selenium
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) WinRunner
5 16 (55.17%) OO
5 16 (55.17%) RAD
5 16 (55.17%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
5 16 (55.17%) TestComplete
5 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
5 16 (55.17%) WebDriver
5 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
5 16 (55.17%) Ranorex
5 16 (55.17%) Analytics
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) WCF
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
8 9 (31.03%) XSLT

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (31.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Selenium
1 16 (55.17%) WinRunner
1 16 (55.17%) TestComplete
1 16 (55.17%) WebDriver
1 16 (55.17%) Ranorex
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Consultant
1 16 (55.17%) Test Consultant
1 16 (55.17%) QA Engineer
1 16 (55.17%) Test Engineer
1 16 (55.17%) .NET Consultant
1 16 (55.17%) Tester
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Test Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) QA Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Automation Test Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Automation Tester
1 16 (55.17%) Automation Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) QA Automation Engineer
1 16 (55.17%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) Web Services
2 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 10 (34.48%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) XSLT
5 9 (31.03%) WF
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) CSS3
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.45%) J2EE
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Mathematics
1 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (55.17%) OO
1 16 (55.17%) RAD
1 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
1 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
1 16 (55.17%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.90%) Data Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Android Development
5 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) Pay per click
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook
2 1 (3.45%) Twitter
2 1 (3.45%) Google