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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 163 176 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 43 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.85% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 25.44% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 8
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -35.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
215 169 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.47% 3.32% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 173 149 71
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,870
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +20 37 £50,000 +24.22% 5
Bradford - 3 £62,500 - 2
Huddersfield -15 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 54 (79.41%) .NET
2 49 (72.06%) ASP.NET
3 45 (66.18%) C#
4 42 (61.76%) SQL
5 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
6 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (52.94%) .NET Framework
7 34 (50.00%) HTML
7 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 32 (47.06%) JavaScript
9 31 (45.59%) CRM
10 30 (44.12%) SharePoint
11 28 (41.18%) Windows
12 27 (39.71%) CSS
12 27 (39.71%) WCF
13 26 (38.24%) Dynamics CRM
14 24 (35.29%) Office 365
15 23 (33.82%) IIS
15 23 (33.82%) BizTalk Server
16 22 (32.35%) T-SQL
16 22 (32.35%) Ajax
17 20 (29.41%) MVC
18 19 (27.94%) MCTS
18 19 (27.94%) MCP
18 19 (27.94%) MCAD
18 19 (27.94%) MCSD
18 19 (27.94%) OOA/OOD
18 19 (27.94%) OO
18 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (44.12%) SharePoint
2 23 (33.82%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (33.82%) IIS
3 19 (27.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (27.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.35%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.41%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.94%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.47%) Drupal
8 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.47%) Node.js
8 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.29%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) MPLS
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.82%) NUnit
3 6 (8.82%) MSTest
3 6 (8.82%) Moq
4 2 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (72.06%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) .NET Developer
2 19 (27.94%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 5 (7.35%) CRM Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Account Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (79.41%) .NET
2 49 (72.06%) ASP.NET
3 36 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 34 (50.00%) HTML
5 27 (39.71%) CSS
5 27 (39.71%) WCF
6 22 (32.35%) Ajax
7 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (19.12%) Entity Framework
9 12 (17.65%) jQuery
10 9 (13.24%) Web Services
11 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (8.82%) Ninject
12 6 (8.82%) XML
12 6 (8.82%) Silverlight
13 5 (7.35%) HTML5
14 3 (4.41%) LINQ
14 3 (4.41%) REST
14 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) User Experience
2 2 (2.94%) Open Source
2 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) CRM
3 20 (29.41%) MVC
4 19 (27.94%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (27.94%) OO
5 17 (25.00%) TDD
6 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.24%) SOA
7 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL
8 6 (8.82%) UML
8 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) User Stories
9 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.41%) DevOps
11 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) C#
2 42 (61.76%) SQL
3 32 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 22 (32.35%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) MCP
1 19 (27.94%) MCAD
1 19 (27.94%) MCSD
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (27.94%) MCTS
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) OpenView
1 5 (7.35%) Nagios
2 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 4 (5.88%) SCOM
2 4 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) HP
3 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) NetApp
4 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
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