The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 21 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 26 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.45% - 2.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 78.79% - 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 5
Average salary £44,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Microsoft Azure
Bedfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.54% 4.79% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 23
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (74.42%) C#
4 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
5 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
5 25 (58.14%) Windows
5 25 (58.14%) TDD
6 24 (55.81%) MVC
6 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
6 24 (55.81%) Ajax
6 24 (55.81%) jQuery
6 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (53.49%) .NET Framework
8 22 (51.16%) Entity Framework
9 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
9 21 (48.84%) Scrum
10 18 (41.86%) WPF
11 17 (39.53%) LINQ
11 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (34.88%) WCF
12 15 (34.88%) CSS
12 15 (34.88%) HTML
12 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
13 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 14 (32.56%) HTML5
13 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
15 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (27.91%) AngularJS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (23.26%) Bitbucket
3 10 (23.26%) JIRA
3 10 (23.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (23.26%) Visual Studio
4 7 (16.28%) Moq
4 7 (16.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (23.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) C# Developer
3 30 (69.77%) .NET Developer
3 30 (69.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (48.84%) Senior C# Developer
4 21 (48.84%) Senior Developer
5 20 (46.51%) Senior .NET Developer
5 20 (46.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 15 (34.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (34.88%) C# Software Developer
6 15 (34.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 15 (34.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (27.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (27.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (27.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (25.58%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (13.95%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
3 24 (55.81%) Ajax
3 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (55.81%) jQuery
4 23 (53.49%) .NET Framework
5 22 (51.16%) Entity Framework
6 18 (41.86%) WPF
7 17 (39.53%) LINQ
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 15 (34.88%) HTML
8 15 (34.88%) WCF
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (32.56%) HTML5
10 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (27.91%) ADO.NET
11 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
12 10 (23.26%) Web Services
13 8 (18.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) TDD
3 24 (55.81%) MVC
4 21 (48.84%) Scrum
5 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.26%) DevOps
7 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
8 8 (18.60%) OO
8 8 (18.60%) OOD
9 7 (16.28%) Automated Testing
9 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
9 7 (16.28%) Migration
9 7 (16.28%) SOLID
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Kanban
10 2 (4.65%) SDLC
10 2 (4.65%) Web Development
11 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) PowerShell
4 9 (20.93%) Ruby
5 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
5 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCIP
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) CCNP
1 1 (2.33%) CCSP
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) MCP
1 1 (2.33%) MCSA
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
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