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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 70 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 11 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.41% 1.43% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.21% 35.29% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
39 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.00% 4.04% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 8
Average salary £44,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -1 8 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Durham -19 3 £34,000 +7.93% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (75.00%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) MVC
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (43.75%) HTML
6 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (40.63%) HTML5
7 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
8 11 (34.38%) CSS
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (28.13%) WCF
10 9 (28.13%) IIS
11 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.00%) Web Services
11 8 (25.00%) Windows
11 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (25.00%) Degree
11 8 (25.00%) Selenium
11 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
11 8 (25.00%) REST
12 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
12 7 (21.88%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (28.13%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (9.38%) CMS
4 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
5 2 (6.25%) Zimbra
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Kentico
5 2 (6.25%) Node.js
6 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 5 (15.63%) Heroku
2 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
1 5 (15.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) MSTest
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Tester
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (3.13%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (40.63%) HTML5
4 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
5 11 (34.38%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) WCF
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (25.00%) REST
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.75%) CSS3
10 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
11 4 (12.50%) Ajax
12 3 (9.38%) SOAP
12 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET
12 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) MVC
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.75%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) ERP
5 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
5 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Release Management
6 4 (12.50%) Use Case
6 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 4 (12.50%) Product Management
6 4 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) VB6
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISEB
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) MCTS
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.38%) RedDot
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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