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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 64 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.66% 2.30% 1.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.54% 47.37% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 9
Average salary £32,250 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% -20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
52 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.28% 4.85% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 14
Average salary £32,500 £33,097 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.80% -31.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -3 19 £32,250 +1.57% 11
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) C#
3 33 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 32 (72.73%) HTML
5 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
6 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (56.82%) .NET Framework
7 23 (52.27%) WCF
7 23 (52.27%) SQL
8 22 (50.00%) Windows
8 22 (50.00%) MVC
9 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
10 19 (43.18%) CSS
10 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (43.18%) HTML5
11 18 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (36.36%) jQuery
12 16 (36.36%) CRM
13 15 (34.09%) SharePoint
13 15 (34.09%) OO
13 15 (34.09%) IIS
13 15 (34.09%) Ajax
14 13 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (29.55%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (27.27%) Office 365
15 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (34.09%) SharePoint
1 15 (34.09%) IIS
2 13 (29.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.82%) Node.js
4 3 (6.82%) CMS
5 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.27%) Office 365
3 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 2 (4.55%) Heroku
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (15.91%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Moq
5 1 (2.27%) MSTest
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Tester
6 5 (11.36%) Tester
7 4 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Programmer
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Web Programmer
10 1 (2.27%) Platform Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 33 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (72.73%) HTML
4 25 (56.82%) .NET Framework
5 23 (52.27%) WCF
6 19 (43.18%) CSS
6 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (43.18%) HTML5
7 16 (36.36%) jQuery
8 15 (34.09%) Ajax
9 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (11.36%) Web Services
12 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.09%) REST
12 4 (9.09%) CSS3
13 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (6.82%) LINQ
13 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
14 2 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) MVC
3 16 (36.36%) CRM
4 15 (34.09%) OO
5 11 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (20.45%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Kanban
8 5 (11.36%) Web Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.82%) TDD
10 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
10 3 (6.82%) Scrum
11 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.55%) Project Management
11 2 (4.55%) ERP
11 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 33 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (52.27%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (25.00%) MCP
1 11 (25.00%) MCAD
1 11 (25.00%) MCSD
1 11 (25.00%) MCTS
2 8 (18.18%) Degree
3 5 (11.36%) ISEB
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) RedDot
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
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