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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 22 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 14.55% - 6.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 88.89% - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £25,000
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
9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 16.36% 2.22% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Web Development
3 17 (89.47%) .NET Framework
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 17 (89.47%) C#
4 16 (84.21%) OOP
4 16 (84.21%) OO
4 16 (84.21%) NUnit
4 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (84.21%) SaaS
4 16 (84.21%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (73.68%) SDLC
5 14 (73.68%) Scrum
5 14 (73.68%) NHibernate
6 4 (21.05%) Product Management
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
8 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (10.53%) Moq
8 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (10.53%) Autofac
8 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) RequireJS
8 2 (10.53%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Moq
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 16 (84.21%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (84.21%) C# Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Agile .NET Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Agile C# Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) .NET Framework
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (73.68%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) Autofac
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.53%) RequireJS
6 2 (10.53%) XHTML
6 2 (10.53%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
1 18 (94.74%) Web Development
2 16 (84.21%) OO
2 16 (84.21%) OOP
3 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 14 (73.68%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP