The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 48 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.55% 2.51% 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.25% 60.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 7
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Microsoft Azure
North East

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

Cloud Services Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
64 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.35% 4.18% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 12 19
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,600 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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 +3 19 £52,500 +61.53% 2
Sunderland - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 13 (61.90%) OO
6 12 (57.14%) CRM
6 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
6 12 (57.14%) Windows
7 11 (52.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (52.38%) WCF
7 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (47.62%) Office 365
8 10 (47.62%) MCTS
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (47.62%) Ajax
8 10 (47.62%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
8 10 (47.62%) IIS
8 10 (47.62%) CSS
8 10 (47.62%) MCP
8 10 (47.62%) MCAD

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (52.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (47.62%) IIS
3 10 (47.62%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) MSTest
1 2 (9.52%) Moq
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Engagement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 11 (52.38%) WCF
6 10 (47.62%) Ajax
6 10 (47.62%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.76%) SignalR
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.76%) Web Services
10 1 (4.76%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 12 (57.14%) CRM
4 10 (47.62%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (42.86%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Kanban
7 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) Scrum
9 2 (9.52%) OOD
10 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
10 1 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (4.76%) Change Management
10 1 (4.76%) ITIL
10 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) MCP
1 10 (47.62%) MCAD
1 10 (47.62%) MCSD
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (47.62%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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