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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 28 43 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.74% 0.78% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 68.42% 9.52% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £63,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +96.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £54,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £72,750 £36,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
19 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.84% 8.20% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 11
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £23,750 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,450 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedford

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) C#
4 24 (60.00%) Windows
5 22 (55.00%) Scrum
6 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
9 18 (45.00%) TDD
10 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
11 16 (40.00%) SQL
12 14 (35.00%) MVC
13 13 (32.50%) Migration
13 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
13 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
13 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
13 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (30.00%) Data Migration
14 12 (30.00%) jQuery
14 12 (30.00%) CSS
14 12 (30.00%) HTML
14 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 11 (27.50%) WCF
15 11 (27.50%) Ajax
15 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (27.50%) HTML5
16 10 (25.00%) DevOps
16 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Moq
3 3 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 20 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 18 (45.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (42.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 13 (32.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (22.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (22.50%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 8 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 6 (15.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (15.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) jQuery
4 11 (27.50%) Ajax
4 11 (27.50%) HTML5
4 11 (27.50%) WCF
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
8 7 (17.50%) Entity Framework
9 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
9 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.00%) LINQ
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
10 4 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) iPad
2 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Scrum
3 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (45.00%) TDD
5 14 (35.00%) MVC
6 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
6 13 (32.50%) Migration
7 12 (30.00%) Data Migration
8 10 (25.00%) DevOps
9 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 4 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) OOD
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) High Availability
11 3 (7.50%) SOLID
12 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
12 2 (5.00%) ITIL
12 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
12 2 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (22.50%) Ruby
6 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCIP
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) CCSP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCP
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) VMware