The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 83 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.87% 0.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.44% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 74 37 0
Average salary £35,500 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Torfaen - 4 £36,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £35,000 - 2
Monmouthshire - 2 £41,250 -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) OOD
4 11 (73.33%) WCF
4 11 (73.33%) HTML5
5 10 (66.67%) XML
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (60.00%) IaaS
6 9 (60.00%) WinForms
6 9 (60.00%) OO
6 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (60.00%) TDD
6 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (60.00%) PaaS
7 8 (53.33%) Windows
8 7 (46.67%) NUnit
8 7 (46.67%) Product Management
8 7 (46.67%) Moq
8 7 (46.67%) MSTest
9 6 (40.00%) Android
9 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
9 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (33.33%) Windows Phone
10 5 (33.33%) Android Development

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) IaaS
1 9 (60.00%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Moq
1 7 (46.67%) MSTest
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) WCF
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
3 10 (66.67%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (60.00%) WinForms
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) SignalR
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) Lucene
7 2 (13.33%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
8 1 (6.67%) Sass
8 1 (6.67%) LESS
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Android
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) OOD
3 9 (60.00%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Product Management
5 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (33.33%) Android Development
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (20.00%) SOA
9 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) Time Management
10 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) XAML
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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