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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 41 57 90
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 50 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.42% 2.96% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.25% 35.05% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 18
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £59,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
113 97 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.24% 8.44% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 110 69 63
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,250 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 18 £45,000 - 2
Luton -15 16 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 78 (85.71%) .NET
2 59 (64.84%) C#
3 56 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 54 (59.34%) Microsoft
5 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (51.65%) MVC
6 47 (51.65%) ASP.NET
7 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (45.05%) Windows
9 40 (43.96%) Scrum
10 35 (38.46%) TDD
11 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
11 34 (37.36%) jQuery
12 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (34.07%) HTML
13 29 (31.87%) WCF
14 28 (30.77%) SQL
14 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
16 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (23.08%) HTML5
19 20 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 20 (21.98%) Ajax
19 20 (21.98%) CSS
20 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
21 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
21 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
22 16 (17.58%) SOLID

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 15 (16.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.99%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (9.89%) CMS
4 7 (7.69%) NServiceBus
4 7 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 6 (6.59%) IIS
5 6 (6.59%) Node.js
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.20%) DNN
7 2 (2.20%) Kentico
7 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.89%) Office 365
3 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Intranet
2 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 4 (4.40%) DNS
3 4 (4.40%) SSL
4 3 (3.30%) VPN
5 2 (2.20%) HTTP
5 2 (2.20%) VLAN
5 2 (2.20%) VRRP
6 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.99%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (10.99%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 7 (7.69%) NUnit
4 7 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.49%) Selenium
7 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.40%) JIRA
7 4 (4.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (3.30%) Moq
9 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (5.49%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (62.64%) Developer
2 46 (50.55%) .NET Developer
2 46 (50.55%) C# Developer
3 38 (41.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 36 (39.56%) Senior Developer
5 31 (34.07%) Senior .NET Developer
6 28 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
7 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 25 (27.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (27.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (26.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 15 (16.48%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (16.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (16.48%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (13.19%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 12 (13.19%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (13.19%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (12.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (85.71%) .NET
2 47 (51.65%) ASP.NET
3 44 (48.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (37.36%) jQuery
5 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (34.07%) HTML
6 29 (31.87%) WCF
7 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 21 (23.08%) HTML5
9 20 (21.98%) Ajax
9 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (21.98%) CSS
10 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
11 13 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 13 (14.29%) Web Services
12 11 (12.09%) AngularJS
13 9 (9.89%) ADO.NET
13 9 (9.89%) RESTful
14 8 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) iPad
2 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.30%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.05%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.65%) MVC
3 40 (43.96%) Scrum
4 35 (38.46%) TDD
5 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
7 16 (17.58%) SOLID
8 15 (16.48%) Migration
8 15 (16.48%) Web Development
9 14 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 12 (13.19%) Data Migration
10 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.09%) DevOps
11 11 (12.09%) SDLC
12 10 (10.99%) BDD
13 6 (6.59%) OO
13 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
14 5 (5.49%) Content Management
14 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
14 5 (5.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.84%) C#
2 34 (37.36%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.77%) SQL
4 16 (17.58%) Ruby
5 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.89%) MCSE
3 2 (2.20%) CCIP
3 2 (2.20%) CCNA
3 2 (2.20%) CCNP
3 2 (2.20%) CCSP
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.20%) MCP
3 2 (2.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.20%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.30%) MOM
3 2 (2.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.20%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco
3 2 (2.20%) Ektron
3 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.20%) hybris
3 2 (2.20%) VMware
4 1 (1.10%) Facebook
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £53,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago