The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 20 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.12% 1.30% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
West Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.87% 2.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Swansea

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 6 (85.71%) GIS
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
2 6 (85.71%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Durandal
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
2 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle