The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 56 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.44% - 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.86% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
21 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.35% 1.33% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 12
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £30,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 27 (93.10%) .NET
1 27 (93.10%) MVC
2 26 (89.66%) C#
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
4 22 (75.86%) Scrum
5 16 (55.17%) Web Services
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (48.28%) Windows
7 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
8 10 (34.48%) Games
9 9 (31.03%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
10 8 (27.59%) QA
10 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (24.14%) Online Games
12 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (13.79%) RESTful
14 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
14 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
14 4 (13.79%) NUnit
14 4 (13.79%) Oracle
15 3 (10.34%) OO
15 3 (10.34%) Subversion

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Orchard CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) PBX
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) NUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (34.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
6 4 (13.79%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) QA Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
5 9 (31.03%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (13.79%) RESTful
8 3 (10.34%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 2 (6.90%) WF
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
10 1 (3.45%) jQuery
10 1 (3.45%) Autofac
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Online Games
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) Social Gaming
3 3 (10.34%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) MVC
2 22 (75.86%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) VMware