The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 43 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.71% - 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 62.50% - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
24 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.34% 0.93% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 11
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
4 21 (80.77%) Scrum
5 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 10 (38.46%) Games
9 9 (34.62%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Online Games
11 7 (26.92%) QA
12 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (15.38%) NUnit
13 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
13 4 (15.38%) RESTful
14 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
14 3 (11.54%) Social Gaming
14 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
14 3 (11.54%) Online Gambling
14 3 (11.54%) Oracle

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (3.85%) Orchard CMS
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) NUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (38.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
6 4 (15.38%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (53.85%) Web Services
5 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 9 (34.62%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (15.38%) RESTful
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 2 (7.69%) WF
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) CSS
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 1 (3.85%) Autofac
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Online Games
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.54%) Social Gaming
3 3 (11.54%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft