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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 150 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 54 35 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.14% 0.72% 0.084%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.32% 23.49% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
222 149 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.67% 3.05% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 162 118 71
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £61,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +15 45 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Huddersfield - 5 £42,500 -
Bradford - 4 £65,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £30,000 -
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 79 (74.53%) .NET
2 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
3 64 (60.38%) C#
4 61 (57.55%) SQL Server
5 54 (50.94%) SQL
6 48 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
8 38 (35.85%) E-Commerce
9 34 (32.08%) MVC
10 33 (31.13%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (30.19%) Visual Studio
12 29 (27.36%) .NET Framework
13 28 (26.42%) T-SQL
14 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
15 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (23.58%) Scrum
17 24 (22.64%) HTML
18 23 (21.70%) WCF
19 22 (20.75%) JavaScript
19 22 (20.75%) Entity Framework
20 21 (19.81%) RabbitMQ
20 21 (19.81%) KnockoutJS
20 21 (19.81%) Sitecore
20 21 (19.81%) Product Management
20 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2012
20 21 (19.81%) Continuous Delivery
21 20 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (18.87%) TDD
22 19 (17.92%) SharePoint
23 18 (16.98%) SOA

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (17.92%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.26%) OpenStack
3 11 (10.38%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (9.43%) IIS
5 6 (5.66%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.89%) Lync
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.89%) Node.js
7 2 (1.89%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.94%) Drupal
8 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) SAN
2 2 (1.89%) DMZ
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) NAS
2 2 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.94%) VoIP
3 1 (0.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) MPLS
3 1 (0.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (57.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 20 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.55%) NUnit
3 8 (7.55%) MSTest
3 8 (7.55%) Moq
4 4 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 4 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Games
2 2 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (68.87%) Developer
2 52 (49.06%) .NET Developer
3 29 (27.36%) Senior Developer
4 28 (26.42%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.66%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Architect
7 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 5 (4.72%) CRM Developer
8 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Consultant
9 3 (2.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (2.83%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (74.53%) .NET
2 69 (65.09%) ASP.NET
3 29 (27.36%) .NET Framework
4 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
5 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (22.64%) HTML
7 23 (21.70%) WCF
8 22 (20.75%) Entity Framework
9 21 (19.81%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (19.81%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (15.09%) jQuery
11 14 (13.21%) CSS
12 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (9.43%) HTML5
13 10 (9.43%) Web Services
14 8 (7.55%) Silverlight
14 8 (7.55%) Ninject
15 7 (6.60%) REST
16 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (5.66%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
1 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
1 3 (2.83%) User Experience
2 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.89%) HP Storage
2 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.89%) Clustering
2 2 (1.89%) SecurID
3 1 (0.94%) Social Media
3 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
1 16 (15.09%) Linux
2 13 (12.26%) UNIX
3 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.89%) Debian
5 2 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) E-Commerce
3 34 (32.08%) MVC
4 25 (23.58%) Scrum
5 21 (19.81%) Product Management
5 21 (19.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (18.87%) TDD
7 18 (16.98%) SOA
8 17 (16.04%) CRM
9 14 (13.21%) ITIL
9 14 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 14 (13.21%) Coaching
10 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
11 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.55%) UML
12 8 (7.55%) OO
13 6 (5.66%) API Design
14 5 (4.72%) Open Source
14 5 (4.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.38%) C#
2 54 (50.94%) SQL
3 28 (26.42%) T-SQL
4 22 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.60%) PHP
6 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.72%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.77%) VB6
8 4 (3.77%) VB
9 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) MCTS
2 4 (3.77%) MCP
2 4 (3.77%) MCAD
2 4 (3.77%) MCSD
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) MCSE
4 2 (1.89%) MCITP
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) OpenView
1 13 (12.26%) Nagios
2 4 (3.77%) SCCM
2 4 (3.77%) SCOM
3 2 (1.89%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) Sitecore
3 16 (15.09%) VMware
4 15 (14.15%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.89%) Veeam
6 2 (1.89%) CommVault
6 2 (1.89%) NetApp
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.89%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter
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