The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 57 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 43 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.30% 1.48% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.85% 17.54% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 5
Average salary £37,750 £34,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.02% +47.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Microsoft Azure
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
135 114 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.34% 8.44% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 133 91 51
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
South Wales +11 29 £40,000 +25.00% 2
West Wales -2 12 £30,000 -16.66%
North Wales +12 2 £30,000 -16.66%
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 48 (73.85%) .NET
2 40 (61.54%) C#
3 33 (50.77%) MVC
4 28 (43.08%) HTML
4 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
5 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (33.85%) TDD
8 20 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (30.77%) CSS
8 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 19 (29.23%) SaaS
10 18 (27.69%) XML
11 17 (26.15%) OOP
11 17 (26.15%) SQL
12 16 (24.62%) OO
12 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
12 16 (24.62%) jQuery
12 16 (24.62%) SDLC
13 15 (23.08%) HTML5
13 15 (23.08%) NUnit
13 15 (23.08%) ITIL
13 15 (23.08%) Web Services
13 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.08%) Scrum
14 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
14 14 (21.54%) Ajax
14 14 (21.54%) WCF

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
4 5 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
5 4 (6.15%) CMS
5 4 (6.15%) Drupal
5 4 (6.15%) nginx
5 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.62%) Node.js
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (29.23%) SaaS
3 4 (6.15%) GitHub
4 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.62%) IaaS
4 3 (4.62%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) SSL
2 4 (6.15%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) NUnit
2 6 (9.23%) Moq
3 5 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.15%) JIRA
4 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.62%) MSTest
6 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (66.15%) Developer
2 33 (50.77%) .NET Developer
3 19 (29.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (29.23%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Agile .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Agile C# Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Agile Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
10 4 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (4.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) ASP.NET
2 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (30.77%) CSS
5 18 (27.69%) XML
6 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.62%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) HTML5
7 15 (23.08%) Web Services
8 14 (21.54%) Ajax
8 14 (21.54%) WCF
9 9 (13.85%) NHibernate
10 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (9.23%) CSS3
12 5 (7.69%) JSON
12 5 (7.69%) MSMQ
12 5 (7.69%) SOAP
13 4 (6.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.77%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.62%) Unix
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) MVC
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) TDD
4 17 (26.15%) OOP
5 16 (24.62%) OO
5 16 (24.62%) SDLC
6 15 (23.08%) ITIL
6 15 (23.08%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Web Development
8 6 (9.23%) OOD
9 5 (7.69%) Coaching
9 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.69%) Product Management
10 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.15%) Data Management
10 4 (6.15%) Kanban
10 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.15%) SOLID
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) C#
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.69%) R
5 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) VB
6 3 (4.62%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.15%) Ansible
2 4 (6.15%) Nagios
2 4 (6.15%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) AppDynamics
4 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.15%) New Relic
4 4 (6.15%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago