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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 78 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.15% 1.21% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.13% 38.46% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

Cloud Services Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
32 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.10% 3.14% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 9
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the North East

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the North East

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 8 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Durham -19 1 £34,000 +7.93%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 26 (78.79%) .NET
3 25 (75.76%) C#
4 24 (72.73%) HTML
4 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 20 (60.61%) MVC
6 19 (57.58%) HTML5
7 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (51.52%) WCF
9 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
9 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (45.45%) SQL
11 14 (42.42%) Windows
11 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (39.39%) CSS
12 13 (39.39%) jQuery
13 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
14 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (27.27%) IIS
15 9 (27.27%) CRM
16 8 (24.24%) Ajax
16 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
16 8 (24.24%) Selenium
17 7 (21.21%) Degree
17 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
17 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
17 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (21.21%) OO
18 6 (18.18%) Web Services

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (12.12%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (12.12%) CMS
5 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (6.06%) Node.js
7 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (12.12%) Office 365
4 3 (9.09%) Heroku
4 3 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
1 3 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (24.24%) Selenium
3 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Tester
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Tester
4 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (3.03%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) WCF
5 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (39.39%) jQuery
6 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 8 (24.24%) Ajax
8 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
9 6 (18.18%) REST
9 6 (18.18%) CSS3
9 6 (18.18%) Web Services
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (9.09%) SOAP
10 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
10 3 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) MVC
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) CRM
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) Web Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (9.09%) ERP
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) API Development
7 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCTS
3 4 (12.12%) MCP
3 4 (12.12%) MCAD
3 4 (12.12%) MCSD
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.09%) RedDot
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