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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 60 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.42% 2.91% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.14% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
37 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.88% 4.36% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -35.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -8 12 £32,500 - 5
Gateshead - 2 £26,500 -
Microsoft Azure
North East

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 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%) JavaScript
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) C#
3 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
4 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
7 21 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (51.28%) SQL
9 19 (48.72%) MVC
10 18 (46.15%) HTML5
11 17 (43.59%) WCF
11 17 (43.59%) CSS
12 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
13 15 (38.46%) CRM
13 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (35.90%) Windows
14 14 (35.90%) IIS
15 13 (33.33%) OO
15 13 (33.33%) Ajax
16 12 (30.77%) jQuery
16 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
17 11 (28.21%) Dynamics CRM
18 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2010
18 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
18 10 (25.64%) Office 365
18 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (35.90%) IIS
2 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (25.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (10.26%) CMS
5 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
7 1 (2.56%) Lync
7 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.64%) Office 365
3 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.69%) Heroku
4 3 (7.69%) SaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Selenium
2 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Software Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
8 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Programmer
9 2 (5.13%) Web Programmer
9 2 (5.13%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (2.56%) Graduate C# Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
4 18 (46.15%) HTML5
5 17 (43.59%) WCF
5 17 (43.59%) CSS
6 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (33.33%) Ajax
8 12 (30.77%) jQuery
9 9 (23.08%) Entity Framework
10 6 (15.38%) REST
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services
10 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (12.82%) CSS3
12 3 (7.69%) LINQ
12 3 (7.69%) SOAP
12 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
12 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) MVC
3 15 (38.46%) CRM
4 13 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (23.08%) Web Development
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Kanban
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Web Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
9 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.69%) Release Management
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) ERP
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
2 30 (76.92%) C#
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.08%) MCTS
2 9 (23.08%) MCP
2 9 (23.08%) MCAD
2 9 (23.08%) MCSD
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
4 5 (12.82%) ISEB
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.69%) RedDot
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