The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 134 171 141
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.26% 0.54% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 20.00% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
198 100 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.65% 2.71% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 157 72 65
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 62 (69.66%) .NET
2 55 (61.80%) C#
3 53 (59.55%) ASP.NET
4 47 (52.81%) SQL Server
5 45 (50.56%) SQL
5 45 (50.56%) E-Commerce
6 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (40.45%) Visual Studio
8 33 (37.08%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (32.58%) AngularJS
9 29 (32.58%) Scrum
9 29 (32.58%) T-SQL
10 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (28.09%) KnockoutJS
10 25 (28.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (28.09%) Product Management
10 25 (28.09%) Sitecore
10 25 (28.09%) RabbitMQ
11 24 (26.97%) Linux
11 24 (26.97%) VMware
12 22 (24.72%) MVC
12 22 (24.72%) .NET Framework
13 21 (23.60%) HP
14 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
15 18 (20.22%) Mentoring
15 18 (20.22%) Coaching
15 18 (20.22%) Entity Framework
16 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (19.10%) WCF
17 16 (17.98%) Incident Management

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (17.98%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.11%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.62%) Lync
3 5 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Drupal
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) DNS
1 5 (5.62%) SAN
1 5 (5.62%) DMZ
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) MPLS
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) VoIP
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (40.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.99%) MSTest
3 8 (8.99%) Moq
3 8 (8.99%) NUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
5 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (6.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Developer
2 56 (62.92%) .NET Developer
3 33 (37.08%) Senior Developer
3 33 (37.08%) Senior .NET Developer
4 18 (20.22%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (3.37%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.25%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.12%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.12%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.12%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (69.66%) .NET
2 53 (59.55%) ASP.NET
3 29 (32.58%) AngularJS
4 25 (28.09%) KnockoutJS
4 25 (28.09%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (24.72%) .NET Framework
6 18 (20.22%) Entity Framework
7 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (19.10%) WCF
8 10 (11.24%) CSS
9 9 (10.11%) HTML
10 8 (8.99%) Silverlight
10 8 (8.99%) jQuery
10 8 (8.99%) Ninject
11 7 (7.87%) REST
11 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (6.74%) Web Services
12 6 (6.74%) XML
13 3 (3.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Clustering
1 5 (5.62%) SecurID
1 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
1 5 (5.62%) HP Storage
1 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.37%) User Experience
2 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) UNIX
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.62%) Debian
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.25%) Android
5 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) E-Commerce
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.58%) Scrum
4 25 (28.09%) Product Management
4 25 (28.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (24.72%) MVC
6 18 (20.22%) Mentoring
6 18 (20.22%) Coaching
7 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
7 16 (17.98%) ITIL
8 13 (14.61%) SOA
8 13 (14.61%) TDD
9 9 (10.11%) CRM
10 8 (8.99%) UML
10 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.74%) OO
12 5 (5.62%) Information Management
12 5 (5.62%) Change Management
12 5 (5.62%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.80%) C#
2 45 (50.56%) SQL
3 29 (32.58%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.87%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.62%) VB
6 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.62%) VB6
7 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (5.62%) MCITP
2 5 (5.62%) MCSE
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) MCTS
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) MCAD
4 1 (1.12%) MCSD
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.62%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) OpenView
1 16 (17.98%) Nagios
2 5 (5.62%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) SCOM
3 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Sitecore
2 24 (26.97%) VMware
3 21 (23.60%) HP
4 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.62%) Veeam
5 5 (5.62%) CommVault
5 5 (5.62%) NetApp
5 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.62%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
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