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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 50 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.74% 3.55% 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 72.41% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 8
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -50.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
50 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.35% 4.90% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 14
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,950 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 18 £32,500 +2.36% 11
Gateshead -6 7 £26,500 -11.66%
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
3 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
4 27 (69.23%) HTML
5 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
6 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
8 19 (48.72%) WCF
8 19 (48.72%) SQL
9 18 (46.15%) CSS
9 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (43.59%) MVC
10 17 (43.59%) Windows
11 16 (41.03%) CRM
12 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
12 15 (38.46%) OO
12 15 (38.46%) IIS
12 15 (38.46%) HTML5
12 15 (38.46%) Ajax
13 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (30.77%) Office 365
15 12 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (28.21%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 15 (38.46%) IIS
2 13 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) Office 365
3 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.13%) Heroku
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) MSTest
5 1 (2.56%) Moq
5 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
3 27 (69.23%) HTML
4 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
5 19 (48.72%) WCF
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
7 15 (38.46%) HTML5
7 15 (38.46%) Ajax
8 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (28.21%) jQuery
10 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
13 4 (10.26%) REST
13 4 (10.26%) CSS3
13 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
14 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (7.69%) LINQ
14 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
15 2 (5.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) MVC
3 16 (41.03%) CRM
4 15 (38.46%) OO
5 11 (28.21%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (23.08%) Web Development
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) Web Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Kanban
8 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
10 3 (7.69%) TDD
10 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.69%) Scrum
11 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) Project Management
11 2 (5.13%) ERP
11 2 (5.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
1 29 (74.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (28.21%) MCP
1 11 (28.21%) MCAD
1 11 (28.21%) MCSD
1 11 (28.21%) MCTS
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 5 (12.82%) ISEB
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) RedDot
2 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
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