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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 148 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 103 92 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.46% 1.24% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.29% 29.11% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 61 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
462 316 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.56% 4.26% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 388 226 118
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,748
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
West Yorkshire +23 54 £45,000 +11.11% 8
South Yorkshire +9 31 £35,000 +17.05% 4
North Yorkshire -4 15 £45,000 - 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 123 (77.85%) .NET
2 113 (71.52%) ASP.NET
3 110 (69.62%) C#
4 99 (62.66%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (58.23%) HTML
6 88 (55.70%) JavaScript
7 83 (52.53%) CSS
8 82 (51.90%) SQL
9 81 (51.27%) SQL Server
10 73 (46.20%) Microsoft
11 69 (43.67%) MVC
12 66 (41.77%) .NET Framework
13 56 (35.44%) jQuery
14 53 (33.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (27.22%) Windows
16 39 (24.68%) SharePoint
17 37 (23.42%) Web Services
17 37 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
18 36 (22.78%) Ajax
19 34 (21.52%) Entity Framework
19 34 (21.52%) IIS
20 33 (20.89%) T-SQL
20 33 (20.89%) MS Excel
21 32 (20.25%) CRM
21 32 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (20.25%) WCF
22 31 (19.62%) TDD
22 31 (19.62%) ASP.NET Web API
23 29 (18.35%) Visual Studio
24 27 (17.09%) Java

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 39 (24.68%) SharePoint
2 34 (21.52%) IIS
3 26 (16.46%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (11.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (10.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (5.70%) OpenStack
7 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.43%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.53%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.90%) Apache
9 3 (1.90%) NServiceBus
10 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.63%) Drupal
11 1 (0.63%) Jetty
11 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.63%) nginx
11 1 (0.63%) Confluence
11 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (20.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (15.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (15.82%) Office 365
3 13 (8.23%) Amazon S3
4 11 (6.96%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) WAN
1 9 (5.70%) SAN
1 9 (5.70%) NAS
2 8 (5.06%) LAN
3 5 (3.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) SSH
4 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.27%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.63%) VoIP
5 1 (0.63%) MPLS
5 1 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (51.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (13.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.90%) MySQL
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (20.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (18.35%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.43%) NUnit
3 7 (4.43%) MSTest
3 7 (4.43%) Moq
4 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (1.27%) Subversion
5 2 (1.27%) JIRA
5 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.63%) TestNG
6 1 (0.63%) Selenium
6 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.63%) MorphX
6 1 (0.63%) JBehave
6 1 (0.63%) JUnit
6 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.63%) Concordion
6 1 (0.63%) Behat
6 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (9.49%) Retail
2 9 (5.70%) Games
3 4 (2.53%) Finance
4 3 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (72.15%) Developer
2 63 (39.87%) .NET Developer
3 26 (16.46%) Senior Developer
4 24 (15.19%) Senior .NET Developer
5 23 (14.56%) C# Developer
6 22 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (12.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (12.03%) Software Developer
9 17 (10.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (10.76%) SharePoint Developer
10 16 (10.13%) Architect
11 15 (9.49%) Web Developer
12 13 (8.23%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (7.59%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
16 7 (4.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 7 (4.43%) Senior Software Developer
17 6 (3.80%) Junior Developer
17 6 (3.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (77.85%) .NET
2 113 (71.52%) ASP.NET
3 92 (58.23%) HTML
4 83 (52.53%) CSS
5 66 (41.77%) .NET Framework
6 56 (35.44%) jQuery
7 53 (33.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (23.42%) Web Services
9 36 (22.78%) Ajax
10 34 (21.52%) Entity Framework
11 32 (20.25%) WCF
12 31 (19.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (17.09%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (15.82%) AngularJS
14 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 24 (15.19%) HTML5
16 18 (11.39%) CSS3
16 18 (11.39%) XML
17 12 (7.59%) NHibernate
17 12 (7.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) User Experience
2 13 (8.23%) NHS
2 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.70%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.06%) Physics
5 5 (3.16%) Open Source
6 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.27%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
9 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.22%) Windows
2 13 (8.23%) Linux
3 9 (5.70%) UNIX
4 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
7 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (62.66%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (43.67%) MVC
3 32 (20.25%) CRM
4 31 (19.62%) TDD
5 27 (17.09%) E-Commerce
6 23 (14.56%) OO
7 21 (13.29%) Scrum
8 20 (12.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (10.76%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (8.86%) Automated Testing
10 14 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (8.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.59%) Content Management
13 11 (6.96%) Refactoring
13 11 (6.96%) SOA
14 9 (5.70%) ITIL
15 8 (5.06%) TOGAF
15 8 (5.06%) Waterfall
15 8 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 110 (69.62%) C#
2 88 (55.70%) JavaScript
3 82 (51.90%) SQL
4 33 (20.89%) T-SQL
5 27 (17.09%) Java
6 16 (10.13%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.96%) C
8 8 (5.06%) C++
9 5 (3.16%) Python
9 5 (3.16%) PHP
10 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.66%) MCSD
3 17 (10.76%) MCTS
3 17 (10.76%) MCP
3 17 (10.76%) MCAD
4 10 (6.33%) Degree
5 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.06%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.43%) OpenView
1 7 (4.43%) Nagios
1 7 (4.43%) SCCM
1 7 (4.43%) SCOM
1 7 (4.43%) SCVMM
1 7 (4.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (1.90%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 73 (46.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.86%) VMware
3 9 (5.70%) Citrix
4 8 (5.06%) HP
4 8 (5.06%) Cisco
5 4 (2.53%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.27%) NetApp
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle
7 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.63%) Akamai
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) EMC
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
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