The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 174 199 216
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 83 61 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 0.84% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.60% 25.96% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 11
Average salary £41,250 £32,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.95% -47.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
England

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

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
403 235 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.41% 3.22% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 349 151 83
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Yorkshire +21 38 £35,000 +17.05% 3
West Yorkshire +4 32 £51,250 +36.66% 5
North Yorkshire +9 9 £30,000 -4.76% 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 104 (70.75%) .NET
2 99 (67.35%) C#
3 93 (63.27%) ASP.NET
4 91 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (58.50%) HTML
6 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
7 84 (57.14%) Microsoft
8 78 (53.06%) CSS
9 74 (50.34%) SQL Server
10 70 (47.62%) SQL
11 57 (38.78%) .NET Framework
12 52 (35.37%) MVC
13 48 (32.65%) Windows
14 46 (31.29%) SharePoint
15 44 (29.93%) jQuery
16 41 (27.89%) Ajax
17 37 (25.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (23.81%) Office 365
19 34 (23.13%) CRM
19 34 (23.13%) T-SQL
20 33 (22.45%) IIS
20 33 (22.45%) MS Excel
21 32 (21.77%) Java
21 32 (21.77%) WCF
21 32 (21.77%) ASP.NET Web API
22 31 (21.09%) Dynamics CRM
22 31 (21.09%) OO
23 30 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
23 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
24 28 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 46 (31.29%) SharePoint
2 33 (22.45%) IIS
3 30 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (17.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 25 (17.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (5.44%) OpenStack
7 7 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.36%) Apache
8 2 (1.36%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.36%) Node.js
8 2 (1.36%) Lync
8 2 (1.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.68%) Jetty
9 1 (0.68%) nginx
9 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (21.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.81%) Office 365
2 14 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 10 (6.80%) SaaS
4 4 (2.72%) IaaS
5 3 (2.04%) PaaS
5 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) SAN
1 14 (9.52%) NAS
2 13 (8.84%) LAN
2 13 (8.84%) WAN
3 4 (2.72%) Internet
4 2 (1.36%) HTTP
4 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.36%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) PBX
4 2 (1.36%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) SSH
5 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (50.34%) SQL Server
2 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.72%) NUnit
3 4 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.72%) MSTest
3 4 (2.72%) Moq
4 3 (2.04%) JIRA
5 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) CasperJS
6 1 (0.68%) JBehave
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Concordion
6 1 (0.68%) Behat
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.68%) TestNG
6 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) MorphX
6 1 (0.68%) JUnit
General
1 17 (11.56%) Retail
2 8 (5.44%) Games
3 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.36%) Finance
4 2 (1.36%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (65.31%) Developer
2 41 (27.89%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.01%) SharePoint Developer
4 21 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 21 (14.29%) Architect
5 20 (13.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (12.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (12.93%) Software Developer
7 17 (11.56%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.84%) Web Developer
9 13 (8.84%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (7.48%) Senior Developer
12 10 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
13 7 (4.76%) Technical Architect
13 7 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
14 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
14 6 (4.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (70.75%) .NET
2 93 (63.27%) ASP.NET
3 86 (58.50%) HTML
4 78 (53.06%) CSS
5 57 (38.78%) .NET Framework
6 44 (29.93%) jQuery
7 41 (27.89%) Ajax
8 37 (25.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (21.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (21.77%) WCF
10 27 (18.37%) Web Services
11 21 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (13.61%) AngularJS
13 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 19 (12.93%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (12.24%) HTML5
15 14 (9.52%) RESTful
15 14 (9.52%) CSS3
16 10 (6.80%) NHibernate
17 9 (6.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.52%) NHS
3 9 (6.12%) User Experience
4 8 (5.44%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.44%) Physics
4 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.40%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.40%) Open Source
7 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) DTV
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Windows
2 11 (7.48%) Linux
2 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (6.12%) UNIX
4 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) CentOS
5 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.68%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (35.37%) MVC
3 34 (23.13%) CRM
4 31 (21.09%) OO
5 25 (17.01%) OOA/OOD
6 23 (15.65%) TDD
7 19 (12.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (10.20%) E-Commerce
9 14 (9.52%) Content Management
9 14 (9.52%) Refactoring
10 13 (8.84%) TOGAF
11 12 (8.16%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 11 (7.48%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (5.44%) ITIL
15 8 (5.44%) Automated Testing
15 8 (5.44%) Requirements Analysis
16 6 (4.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (67.35%) C#
2 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
3 70 (47.62%) SQL
4 34 (23.13%) T-SQL
5 32 (21.77%) Java
6 13 (8.84%) C
7 8 (5.44%) C++
7 8 (5.44%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.72%) Python
9 3 (2.04%) Ruby
10 2 (1.36%) PHP
10 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.68%) X++
11 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.01%) MCTS
2 25 (17.01%) MCP
2 25 (17.01%) MCAD
2 25 (17.01%) MCSD
3 10 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.80%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (2.04%) MCSE
6 2 (1.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.48%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.44%) SCCM
1 8 (5.44%) SCOM
1 8 (5.44%) SCVMM
1 8 (5.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (4.76%) Nagios
3 6 (4.08%) OpenView
4 4 (2.72%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.36%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.68%) logstash
6 1 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 84 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.56%) VMware
3 16 (10.88%) Citrix
4 13 (8.84%) Cisco
5 7 (4.76%) HP
6 4 (2.72%) NetApp
6 4 (2.72%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle
9 1 (0.68%) SAP
9 1 (0.68%) EMC
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.68%) AppScale
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.68%) Akamai
9 1 (0.68%) F5
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
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Salary: £28000 to £34000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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