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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 50 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 24 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.05% 3.36% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.92% 88.24% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 9
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
65 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.96% 3.81% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 15 21
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 0 22 £52,500 +75.00% 5
Gateshead -8 3 £26,500 -11.66% 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 31 March 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 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) HTML
4 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
4 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (62.07%) SQL
5 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
6 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
7 16 (55.17%) Windows
8 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
8 15 (51.72%) WCF
9 14 (48.28%) CRM
9 14 (48.28%) OO
9 14 (48.28%) CSS
10 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
10 13 (44.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (41.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (41.38%) IIS
11 12 (41.38%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (41.38%) MVC
11 12 (41.38%) Ajax
12 11 (37.93%) MCTS
12 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (37.93%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (37.93%) MCP
12 11 (37.93%) MCAD
12 11 (37.93%) MCSD

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
2 13 (44.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (41.38%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (41.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (41.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) MSTest
2 2 (6.90%) Moq
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
3 22 (75.86%) HTML
4 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
5 15 (51.72%) WCF
6 14 (48.28%) CSS
7 12 (41.38%) Ajax
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
9 8 (27.59%) jQuery
10 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
11 2 (6.90%) Web Services
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 1 (3.45%) MDX
12 1 (3.45%) SOAP
12 1 (3.45%) REST
12 1 (3.45%) CSS3
12 1 (3.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) OO
2 14 (48.28%) CRM
3 12 (41.38%) MVC
4 11 (37.93%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (31.03%) Web Development
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Kanban
7 4 (13.79%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) OOD
9 2 (6.90%) Web Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
10 1 (3.45%) Project Management
10 1 (3.45%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (62.07%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) MCP
1 11 (37.93%) MCAD
1 11 (37.93%) MCSD
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (37.93%) MCTS
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) RedDot
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
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