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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 44 43 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 35 64 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.29% 5.95% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 41.03% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 8
Median salary £52,500 £47,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,518 £38,300 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £67,500 £59,000
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
105 156 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.87% 14.51% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 143 72
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Luton -6 7 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Dunstable - 1 £60,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 70 (80.46%) .NET
2 66 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 63 (72.41%) C#
4 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (60.92%) ASP.NET
6 52 (59.77%) MVC
6 52 (59.77%) Microsoft
7 49 (56.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (48.28%) JavaScript
9 41 (47.13%) Scrum
10 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 34 (39.08%) jQuery
12 33 (37.93%) Windows
13 32 (36.78%) SQL
13 32 (36.78%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (35.63%) HTML
15 30 (34.48%) WCF
16 29 (33.33%) TDD
17 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
20 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
20 20 (22.99%) CSS
20 20 (22.99%) Web Development
21 19 (21.84%) HTML5
22 18 (20.69%) SOLID
23 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
23 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
23 16 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
24 15 (17.24%) iPad

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 (12.64%) CMS
2 9 (10.34%) NServiceBus
2 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.34%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.30%) DNN
6 2 (2.30%) Kentico
6 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (36.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.64%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (9.20%) Mimecast
4 7 (8.05%) Office 365
5 3 (3.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) DNS
1 4 (4.60%) SSL
2 3 (3.45%) Firewall
2 3 (3.45%) VPN
3 2 (2.30%) Intranet
3 2 (2.30%) VLAN
3 2 (2.30%) VRRP
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
1 16 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.79%) TeamCity
3 11 (12.64%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (10.34%) Jasmine
4 9 (10.34%) NUnit
4 9 (10.34%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.90%) Selenium
6 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.45%) Subversion
8 2 (2.30%) Moq
9 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (5.75%) Retail
2 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (70.11%) Developer
2 46 (52.87%) C# Developer
3 40 (45.98%) .NET Developer
4 32 (36.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (34.48%) Senior Developer
6 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (29.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (26.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 21 (24.14%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (18.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 12 (13.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (13.79%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (12.64%) Architect
12 11 (12.64%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (9.20%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce Developer
14 7 (8.05%) Sitecore Developer
14 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
14 7 (8.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (80.46%) .NET
2 53 (60.92%) ASP.NET
3 49 (56.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (39.08%) jQuery
6 31 (35.63%) HTML
7 30 (34.48%) WCF
8 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 20 (22.99%) CSS
11 19 (21.84%) HTML5
12 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
13 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
13 15 (17.24%) Ajax
14 13 (14.94%) Web Services
15 11 (12.64%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (11.49%) ADO.NET
16 10 (11.49%) Entity Framework
17 9 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
18 8 (9.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) iPad
2 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.77%) MVC
3 41 (47.13%) Scrum
4 29 (33.33%) TDD
5 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
5 20 (22.99%) Web Development
6 18 (20.69%) SOLID
7 14 (16.09%) Migration
8 13 (14.94%) Automated Testing
9 12 (13.79%) BDD
9 12 (13.79%) SDLC
10 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
13 7 (8.05%) Content Management
14 6 (6.90%) Data Protection
14 6 (6.90%) OO
14 6 (6.90%) Software Architecture
15 4 (4.60%) Kanban
15 4 (4.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 63 (72.41%) C#
2 42 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 32 (36.78%) SQL
4 10 (11.49%) Ruby
5 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) MCSE
3 3 (3.45%) MCSA
4 2 (2.30%) CCIP
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) CCNP
4 2 (2.30%) CCSP
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.30%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) MOM
3 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (59.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.90%) Xamarin
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) Ektron
5 2 (2.30%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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