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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 23 25 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.23% 10.11% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.00% 52.83% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 4
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
30 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.05% 19.13% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 15
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 26 (89.66%) C#
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) MVC
4 20 (68.97%) Scrum
5 17 (58.62%) AngularJS
6 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
7 14 (48.28%) TDD
8 13 (44.83%) SQL
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
10 9 (31.03%) CSS
10 9 (31.03%) HTML
11 8 (27.59%) Windows
11 8 (27.59%) SOLID
11 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (27.59%) HTML5
11 8 (27.59%) jQuery
12 7 (24.14%) BDD
12 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
13 6 (20.69%) Migration
13 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
14 5 (17.24%) Ajax
14 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) C# Developer
3 19 (65.52%) .NET Developer
4 15 (51.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
7 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Azure Developer
8 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Applications Manager
10 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) AngularJS
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (31.03%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) jQuery
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
9 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.79%) JSON
9 4 (13.79%) WCF
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 3 (10.34%) CSS3
10 3 (10.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) iPad
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) MVC
3 20 (68.97%) Scrum
4 14 (48.28%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) SOLID
6 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
6 7 (24.14%) BDD
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.90%) High Availability
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
11 1 (3.45%) Line Management
11 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (3.45%) SDLC
11 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCIP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCSP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) VMware