The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 59 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Tyne and Wear

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

Cloud Services Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.31% 1.50% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +47.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
4 16 (84.21%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) Games
8 7 (36.84%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (31.58%) Online Games
9 6 (31.58%) QA
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
11 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
11 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (15.79%) People Management
12 3 (15.79%) OO
12 3 (15.79%) WCF
13 2 (10.53%) WF
13 2 (10.53%) NUnit
13 2 (10.53%) Subversion
13 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
13 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
13 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
13 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (10.53%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (10.53%) WF
8 2 (10.53%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.26%) HTML
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Online Games
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Online Gambling
3 2 (10.53%) Social Gaming
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) People Management
4 3 (15.79%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle