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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 173 175 177
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 33 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.53% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.86% 21.31% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 9
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
175 122 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.47% 2.50% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 149 106 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 March 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 March 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 +18 28 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Huddersfield -14 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Bradford - 2 £68,750 -
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 46 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 43 (69.35%) .NET
3 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
4 39 (62.90%) SQL
4 39 (62.90%) C#
5 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
5 32 (51.61%) Windows
5 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (50.00%) CRM
6 31 (50.00%) HTML
7 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
7 30 (48.39%) .NET Framework
7 30 (48.39%) Office 365
8 29 (46.77%) Dynamics CRM
8 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
9 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (38.71%) CSS
10 24 (38.71%) Ajax
10 24 (38.71%) WCF
11 23 (37.10%) MCTS
11 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (37.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (37.10%) IIS
11 23 (37.10%) MCP
11 23 (37.10%) MCAD
11 23 (37.10%) MCSD
11 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
11 23 (37.10%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (37.10%) OO
11 23 (37.10%) BizTalk Server

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (37.10%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (37.10%) SharePoint 2010
2 23 (37.10%) IIS
2 23 (37.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.23%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (48.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) PBX
1 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.06%) MSTest
2 5 (8.06%) Moq
2 5 (8.06%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 5 (8.06%) CRM Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
3 31 (50.00%) HTML
4 30 (48.39%) .NET Framework
5 24 (38.71%) WCF
5 24 (38.71%) CSS
5 24 (38.71%) Ajax
6 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Entity Framework
7 6 (9.68%) jQuery
7 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (8.06%) Ninject
8 5 (8.06%) Silverlight
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
10 2 (3.23%) HTML5
11 1 (1.61%) REST
11 1 (1.61%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (1.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Open Source
1 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) NHS
2 1 (1.61%) Social Media
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) UNIX
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Fedora
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) CRM
3 23 (37.10%) OOA/OOD
3 23 (37.10%) OO
4 13 (20.97%) TDD
5 10 (16.13%) MVC
6 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.29%) ITIL
7 7 (11.29%) SOA
8 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.06%) UML
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.06%) User Stories
9 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.84%) DevOps
11 2 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
12 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) C#
1 39 (62.90%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (37.10%) MCTS
2 23 (37.10%) MCP
2 23 (37.10%) MCAD
2 23 (37.10%) MCSD
3 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) OpenView
1 6 (9.68%) Nagios
2 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) SCOM
2 5 (8.06%) SCVMM
2 5 (8.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.84%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) HP
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) NetApp
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago