The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 150 158 180
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 60 56 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.30% 1.12% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.40% 29.47% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
219 190 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.74% 3.82% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 163 158 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Leeds +8 49 £45,000 - 4
Huddersfield -5 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Bradford - 4 £60,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £37,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 73 (78.49%) .NET
2 66 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 58 (62.37%) C#
4 55 (59.14%) SQL
5 54 (58.06%) SQL Server
6 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
8 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
9 30 (32.26%) MVC
10 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
10 28 (30.11%) E-Commerce
11 27 (29.03%) Visual Studio
11 27 (29.03%) HTML
12 26 (27.96%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
13 24 (25.81%) CRM
13 24 (25.81%) SharePoint
14 22 (23.66%) WCF
15 20 (21.51%) Scrum
15 20 (21.51%) Entity Framework
16 19 (20.43%) TDD
16 19 (20.43%) Windows
17 18 (19.35%) CSS
17 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
18 16 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (17.20%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (17.20%) RabbitMQ
18 16 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (17.20%) Product Management

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 16 (17.20%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (16.13%) IIS
4 9 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (8.60%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.38%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.15%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.08%) CMS
8 1 (1.08%) Node.js
8 1 (1.08%) Drupal
8 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.96%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.05%) Office 365
3 1 (1.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) NAS
2 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.08%) MPLS
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) VoIP
3 1 (1.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.60%) NUnit
3 8 (8.60%) MSTest
3 8 (8.60%) Moq
4 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 2 (2.15%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (2.15%) Finance
1 2 (2.15%) Retail
1 2 (2.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (73.12%) Developer
2 42 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 24 (25.81%) Senior Developer
4 23 (24.73%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.38%) CRM Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
11 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (78.49%) .NET
2 66 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 33 (35.48%) .NET Framework
4 27 (29.03%) HTML
5 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (23.66%) WCF
7 20 (21.51%) Entity Framework
8 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.35%) CSS
9 16 (17.20%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (17.20%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (15.05%) jQuery
11 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (11.83%) Web Services
12 11 (11.83%) Ajax
13 9 (9.68%) HTML5
14 8 (8.60%) Ninject
14 8 (8.60%) Silverlight
15 6 (6.45%) XML
15 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.23%) User Experience
2 2 (2.15%) Social Media
3 1 (1.08%) iPad
3 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Linux
3 8 (8.60%) UNIX
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.26%) MVC
3 28 (30.11%) E-Commerce
4 24 (25.81%) CRM
5 20 (21.51%) Scrum
6 19 (20.43%) TDD
7 16 (17.20%) Product Management
7 16 (17.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (13.98%) SOA
9 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (9.68%) ITIL
11 9 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (9.68%) OO
11 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.68%) Coaching
12 8 (8.60%) UML
12 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
13 5 (5.38%) User Stories
13 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (62.37%) C#
2 55 (59.14%) SQL
3 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
4 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.68%) MCTS
2 9 (9.68%) MCP
2 9 (9.68%) MCAD
2 9 (9.68%) MCSD
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) OpenView
1 8 (8.60%) Nagios
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) SCOM
2 2 (2.15%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Sitecore
3 9 (9.68%) VMware
4 8 (8.60%) HP
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago