The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 4.88% 1.54% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 12.20% 4.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in West Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
Swansea +2 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Microsoft Azure
Wales

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Durandal
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) OOP

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) Durandal
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle