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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 33 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.56% 0.35% 2.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.47% 25.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £37,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
38 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.07% 1.42% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 26
Average salary £40,000 £51,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% +21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,900 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,700 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) Ajax
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) LINQ
5 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
6 7 (46.67%) WCF
6 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) MOM
7 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
7 6 (40.00%) OO
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) SharePoint

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (40.00%) Moq
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
2 10 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (60.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (53.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
1 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Ajax
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
4 8 (53.33%) WPF
4 8 (53.33%) LINQ
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) WCF
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) WinForms
6 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
6 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
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