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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.63% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 22.73% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
36 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.35% 3.38% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 7
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £39,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 6 £40,750 +35.83% 4
Sunderland - 2 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) C#
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 19 (63.33%) MVC
5 18 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) HTML
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (40.00%) HTML5
9 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
10 11 (36.67%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) IIS
12 9 (30.00%) CSS
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (30.00%) WCF
12 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 8 (26.67%) Selenium
13 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
13 8 (26.67%) Degree
13 8 (26.67%) Windows
13 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 8 (26.67%) Web Services
13 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
13 8 (26.67%) REST
14 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (23.33%) OO
14 7 (23.33%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.67%) Zimbra
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Kentico
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 5 (16.67%) Heroku
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) MSTest
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) NUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
8 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) DBA
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (30.00%) WCF
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
7 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
7 8 (26.67%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 5 (16.67%) Ajax
11 3 (10.00%) SOAP
11 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET
11 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) MVC
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) CRM
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (13.33%) Use Case
6 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 4 (13.33%) Product Management
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) MCAD
5 1 (3.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) RedDot
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