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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 139 222 208
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 115 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.72% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.19% 11.96% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 99 31 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
423 326 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.34% 4.56% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 359 246 129
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +55 64 £47,500 +5.55% 10
North Yorkshire +27 37 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +7 11 £25,000 -28.57% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 168 (74.01%) .NET
2 152 (66.96%) ASP.NET
3 140 (61.67%) C#
4 137 (60.35%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (53.30%) SQL
6 110 (48.46%) Microsoft
7 105 (46.26%) MVC
8 104 (45.81%) Visual Studio
9 103 (45.37%) HTML
10 99 (43.61%) SQL Server
11 97 (42.73%) .NET Framework
12 93 (40.97%) JavaScript
13 92 (40.53%) CSS
14 89 (39.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 86 (37.89%) jQuery
16 84 (37.00%) Scrum
17 79 (34.80%) KnockoutJS
18 77 (33.92%) Team Foundation Server
19 76 (33.48%) Entity Framework
20 74 (32.60%) MS Excel
21 72 (31.72%) Amazon AWS
22 68 (29.96%) E-Commerce
23 61 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
24 59 (25.99%) Ajax
25 57 (25.11%) IIS
26 51 (22.47%) Kanban
27 46 (20.26%) TDD
28 43 (18.94%) OO
29 42 (18.50%) Windows
30 40 (17.62%) Linux

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 57 (25.11%) IIS
2 17 (7.49%) OpenStack
3 15 (6.61%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.29%) Joomla!
5 10 (4.41%) Apache
6 9 (3.96%) MS Exchange
7 8 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (3.52%) Lync
7 8 (3.52%) NServiceBus
8 7 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.20%) Moodle
9 5 (2.20%) WordPress
10 3 (1.32%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.32%) Jetty
10 3 (1.32%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.88%) Node.js
11 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 74 (32.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Magento
1 2 (0.88%) Shopify
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (31.72%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.73%) Office 365
3 9 (3.96%) Amazon S3
4 8 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.64%) SaaS
6 5 (2.20%) Google Apps
7 3 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.05%) SAN
2 10 (4.41%) DNS
2 10 (4.41%) Internet
3 8 (3.52%) DMZ
4 6 (2.64%) NAS
5 5 (2.20%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (1.76%) Firewall
6 4 (1.76%) WAN
7 3 (1.32%) LAN
7 3 (1.32%) VPN
8 2 (0.88%) SSH
8 2 (0.88%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.44%) MPLS
9 1 (0.44%) VoIP
9 1 (0.44%) DHCP
9 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (43.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.08%) MySQL
5 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.76%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.76%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.32%) Redis
7 3 (1.32%) Big Data
8 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 104 (45.81%) Visual Studio
2 77 (33.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.08%) MSTest
3 7 (3.08%) Moq
3 7 (3.08%) NUnit
4 5 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.76%) JUnit
5 4 (1.76%) Subversion
5 4 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.32%) Mockito
6 3 (1.32%) Hamcrest
7 2 (0.88%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.88%) AnthillPro
8 1 (0.44%) TestNG
8 1 (0.44%) JIRA
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.44%) JBehave
General
1 17 (7.49%) Finance
2 8 (3.52%) Retail
3 4 (1.76%) Games
4 3 (1.32%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Law
5 2 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 155 (68.28%) Developer
2 122 (53.74%) .NET Developer
3 82 (36.12%) Senior Developer
4 65 (28.63%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (9.25%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (6.61%) Architect
7 14 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.41%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (3.08%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (3.08%) Junior Developer
10 7 (3.08%) Junior
11 6 (2.64%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.64%) Lead Architect
11 6 (2.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.64%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (74.01%) .NET
2 152 (66.96%) ASP.NET
3 103 (45.37%) HTML
4 97 (42.73%) .NET Framework
5 92 (40.53%) CSS
6 89 (39.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 86 (37.89%) jQuery
8 79 (34.80%) KnockoutJS
9 76 (33.48%) Entity Framework
10 59 (25.99%) Ajax
11 40 (17.62%) HTML5
12 34 (14.98%) Web Services
12 34 (14.98%) AngularJS
13 27 (11.89%) CSS3
13 27 (11.89%) WCF
14 26 (11.45%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (9.69%) XML
16 21 (9.25%) JSON
17 20 (8.81%) LINQ
18 19 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.37%) User Experience
2 9 (3.96%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.52%) HP Storage
3 8 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.08%) Clustering
4 7 (3.08%) SecurID
4 7 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.32%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.88%) Physics
9 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.44%) Social Media
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) DTV
9 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.50%) Windows
2 40 (17.62%) Linux
3 24 (10.57%) UNIX
4 13 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.08%) Debian
6 7 (3.08%) CentOS
7 3 (1.32%) Android
7 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (60.35%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (46.26%) MVC
3 84 (37.00%) Scrum
4 68 (29.96%) E-Commerce
5 51 (22.47%) Kanban
6 46 (20.26%) TDD
7 43 (18.94%) OO
8 36 (15.86%) OOP
8 36 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (14.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (11.89%) Technical Architecture
11 26 (11.45%) Product Management
12 25 (11.01%) Web Development
13 24 (10.57%) SOA
14 23 (10.13%) Automated Testing
15 21 (9.25%) ITIL
16 20 (8.81%) Mentoring
16 20 (8.81%) Coaching
17 18 (7.93%) Open Source
17 18 (7.93%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (61.67%) C#
2 121 (53.30%) SQL
3 93 (40.97%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.22%) T-SQL
5 22 (9.69%) VB.NET
6 18 (7.93%) PHP
7 11 (4.85%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.08%) Java
9 6 (2.64%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.20%) VB6
10 5 (2.20%) Ruby
10 5 (2.20%) VB
11 4 (1.76%) Python
12 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.88%) C++
12 2 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 61 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.54%) MCSD
3 18 (7.93%) MCPD
4 8 (3.52%) MCSE
4 8 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (3.52%) MCITP
5 6 (2.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.08%) vSphere
4 6 (2.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (7.49%) OpenView
1 17 (7.49%) Nagios
2 11 (4.85%) Puppet
2 11 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.52%) SCCM
3 8 (3.52%) SCOM
4 2 (0.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 110 (48.46%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.30%) VMware
3 26 (11.45%) Sitecore
4 25 (11.01%) HP
5 10 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.52%) CommVault
6 8 (3.52%) NetApp
6 8 (3.52%) Veeam
7 7 (3.08%) MobileIron
7 7 (3.08%) Google
8 3 (1.32%) Cisco
8 3 (1.32%) Citrix
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
9 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.44%) SAP
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