The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 88 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% 0.40% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.54% 12.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
57 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.70% 3.28% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 5
Average salary £36,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales -4 8 £25,000 - 1
South Wales -4 2 £34,250 +12.29% 2
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 12 (85.71%) WinForms
4 11 (78.57%) CSS
4 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
6 9 (64.29%) LINQ
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (64.29%) Android
6 9 (64.29%) Mercurial
6 9 (64.29%) WPF
6 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
6 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (64.29%) XSLT
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle
6 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
6 9 (64.29%) GIS
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (64.29%) Mercurial
2 3 (21.43%) MSTest
2 3 (21.43%) Moq
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (64.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 12 (85.71%) WinForms
4 11 (78.57%) CSS
5 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (71.43%) Silverlight
6 9 (64.29%) LINQ
6 9 (64.29%) WPF
6 9 (64.29%) XSLT
6 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (14.29%) jQuery
10 1 (7.14%) RESTful
10 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
1 9 (64.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Android Development
2 9 (64.29%) iOS Development
3 4 (28.57%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) XAML
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
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