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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 131 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 50 51 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 1.40% 0.040%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.64% 34.93% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
195 146 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.83% 4.01% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 140 114 57
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 July 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (77.50%) .NET
2 57 (71.25%) ASP.NET
3 55 (68.75%) C#
4 49 (61.25%) SQL
5 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
7 30 (37.50%) E-Commerce
8 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
9 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
10 27 (33.75%) Visual Studio
10 27 (33.75%) .NET Framework
11 23 (28.75%) CRM
11 23 (28.75%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (27.50%) SharePoint
12 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
13 21 (26.25%) HTML
13 21 (26.25%) Scrum
14 20 (25.00%) MVC
14 20 (25.00%) TDD
15 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
16 18 (22.50%) WCF
17 17 (21.25%) CSS
17 17 (21.25%) KnockoutJS
17 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (21.25%) Continuous Delivery
17 17 (21.25%) Sitecore
17 17 (21.25%) Product Management
17 17 (21.25%) RabbitMQ
18 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
19 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 22 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 15 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (15.00%) IIS
4 9 (11.25%) OpenStack
5 8 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.25%) Node.js
8 1 (1.25%) Lync
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.25%) CMS
8 1 (1.25%) Drupal
8 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.25%) VoIP
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) VPN
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) SAN
2 1 (1.25%) DMZ
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) MPLS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.00%) MSTest
3 8 (10.00%) Moq
3 8 (10.00%) NUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
1 2 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (76.25%) Developer
2 42 (52.50%) .NET Developer
3 25 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 24 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (6.25%) CRM Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Account Manager
11 2 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Account Director
11 2 (2.50%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (77.50%) .NET
2 57 (71.25%) ASP.NET
3 27 (33.75%) .NET Framework
4 21 (26.25%) HTML
5 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
6 18 (22.50%) WCF
7 17 (21.25%) CSS
7 17 (21.25%) KnockoutJS
7 17 (21.25%) RabbitMQ
8 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (16.25%) jQuery
11 10 (12.50%) Ajax
12 8 (10.00%) Silverlight
12 8 (10.00%) Ninject
12 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (7.50%) Web Services
13 6 (7.50%) XML
14 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
1 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.75%) User Experience
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.25%) iPad
2 1 (1.25%) HP Storage
2 1 (1.25%) NHS
2 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.25%) Clustering
2 1 (1.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Linux
3 9 (11.25%) UNIX
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Debian
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 23 (28.75%) CRM
4 21 (26.25%) Scrum
5 20 (25.00%) MVC
5 20 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (21.25%) Product Management
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 10 (12.50%) Coaching
9 9 (11.25%) Incident Management
9 9 (11.25%) ITIL
10 8 (10.00%) UML
10 8 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (10.00%) OO
10 8 (10.00%) SOA
10 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.25%) User Stories
11 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) C#
2 49 (61.25%) SQL
3 28 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.00%) MCTS
2 8 (10.00%) MCP
2 8 (10.00%) MCAD
2 8 (10.00%) MCSD
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.25%) MCITP
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
3 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) OpenView
1 9 (11.25%) Nagios
2 3 (3.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) SCOM
3 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Sitecore
3 11 (13.75%) VMware
4 10 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) CommVault
5 1 (1.25%) NetApp
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Veeam
5 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
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