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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 52 51 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 38 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.21% 4.55% 2.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.76% 38.06% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 9
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £68,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
116 134 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.85% 11.96% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 110 121 62
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,506 £27,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £80,000
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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Luton +1 13 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Bedford +4 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Dunstable - 1 £60,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 62 (70.45%) SQL Server
3 61 (69.32%) C#
4 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 52 (59.09%) ASP.NET
6 51 (57.95%) MVC
7 48 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (45.45%) Scrum
8 40 (45.45%) JavaScript
9 35 (39.77%) Windows
9 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (38.64%) jQuery
11 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
12 32 (36.36%) WCF
12 32 (36.36%) HTML
13 30 (34.09%) SQL
14 29 (32.95%) TDD
15 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 22 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 20 (22.73%) HTML5
19 19 (21.59%) CSS
19 19 (21.59%) Web Development
20 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
20 17 (19.32%) SOLID
21 15 (17.05%) iPad
21 15 (17.05%) Ajax
22 14 (15.91%) Ruby

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 11 (12.50%) CMS
2 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.23%) NServiceBus
3 9 (10.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.55%) IIS
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.41%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.27%) DNN
7 2 (2.27%) Kentico
7 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.95%) Office 365
4 5 (5.68%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) DNS
1 4 (4.55%) SSL
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) Intranet
2 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.27%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) VLAN
3 2 (2.27%) VRRP
4 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (70.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.64%) TeamCity
4 11 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (10.23%) Jasmine
5 9 (10.23%) NUnit
5 9 (10.23%) SpecFlow
6 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.55%) Selenium
8 2 (2.27%) Moq
9 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.68%) Retail
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (67.05%) Developer
2 47 (53.41%) C# Developer
3 42 (47.73%) .NET Developer
4 34 (38.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (36.36%) Senior Developer
6 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 28 (31.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (31.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (29.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 24 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (21.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 14 (15.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (15.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (14.77%) Architect
12 13 (14.77%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (10.23%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (10.23%) Technical Architect
14 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
15 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce Architect
15 7 (7.95%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 52 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 48 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (38.64%) jQuery
6 32 (36.36%) HTML
6 32 (36.36%) WCF
7 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (22.73%) HTML5
10 19 (21.59%) CSS
11 15 (17.05%) Ajax
12 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
12 13 (14.77%) Web Services
13 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
14 10 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (10.23%) Castle Windsor
15 9 (10.23%) RESTful
16 8 (9.09%) ADO.NET
16 8 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) iPad
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.41%) Replication
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (57.95%) MVC
3 40 (45.45%) Scrum
4 29 (32.95%) TDD
5 22 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 19 (21.59%) Web Development
7 17 (19.32%) SOLID
8 14 (15.91%) Migration
8 14 (15.91%) SDLC
9 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 12 (13.64%) BDD
11 9 (10.23%) Data Migration
11 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.95%) Content Management
13 6 (6.82%) Software Architecture
14 5 (5.68%) DevOps
14 5 (5.68%) OO
15 4 (4.55%) Information Management
15 4 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (69.32%) C#
2 40 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 30 (34.09%) SQL
4 14 (15.91%) Ruby
5 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.68%) MCSE
3 2 (2.27%) CCIP
3 2 (2.27%) CCNA
3 2 (2.27%) CCNP
3 2 (2.27%) CCSP
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.27%) MCP
3 2 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.41%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Sitecore
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Ektron
5 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.27%) hybris
5 2 (2.27%) VMware
6 1 (1.14%) Facebook
6 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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