The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.45% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.75% 1.65% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) CMS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft