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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 73 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 1.52% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.03% 23.08% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 18
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £42,000 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
31 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.30% 6.58% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 64
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 5 - - 2
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
1 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (76.27%) E-Commerce
3 38 (64.41%) C#
4 37 (62.71%) MVC
5 36 (61.02%) .NET
6 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
6 35 (59.32%) PowerShell
7 34 (57.63%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (57.63%) Web Services
8 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
9 30 (50.85%) HTML
9 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
9 30 (50.85%) TDD
10 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (47.46%) Scrum
11 28 (47.46%) COM
12 27 (45.76%) TeamCity
12 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
13 25 (42.37%) Windows
14 24 (40.68%) BDD
14 24 (40.68%) Ruby
14 24 (40.68%) WCF
15 23 (38.98%) jQuery
15 23 (38.98%) JIRA
15 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (35.59%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (33.90%) SpecFlow
17 20 (33.90%) Jasmine
17 20 (33.90%) FinalBuilder

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (33.90%) NServiceBus
2 19 (32.20%) IIS
3 9 (15.25%) CMS
4 7 (11.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (57.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) DNS
1 19 (32.20%) DHCP
1 19 (32.20%) FTP
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) TeamCity
1 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (38.98%) JIRA
2 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (33.90%) SpecFlow
3 20 (33.90%) Jasmine
3 20 (33.90%) FinalBuilder
3 20 (33.90%) NSubstitute
3 20 (33.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (33.90%) Log4Net
3 20 (33.90%) NUnit
4 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) Web Developer
3 18 (30.51%) Web Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (25.42%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Development Manager
6 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Server Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Server Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Web Development Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Server Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) .NET
2 34 (57.63%) Web Services
3 31 (52.54%) ASP.NET
4 30 (50.85%) HTML
5 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (47.46%) COM
7 24 (40.68%) WCF
8 23 (38.98%) jQuery
9 21 (35.59%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (33.90%) Castle Windsor
10 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (33.90%) HTML5
11 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.78%) CSS
13 3 (5.08%) Classic ASP
13 3 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) GIS
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (76.27%) E-Commerce
3 37 (62.71%) MVC
4 30 (50.85%) TDD
5 28 (47.46%) Scrum
6 24 (40.68%) BDD
7 20 (33.90%) OOP
7 20 (33.90%) OO
8 17 (28.81%) DevOps
9 14 (23.73%) Network Load Balancing
9 14 (23.73%) Database Security
10 5 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.08%) Data Management
12 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
12 3 (5.08%) ITIL
12 3 (5.08%) Performance Engineering
12 3 (5.08%) Coaching
12 3 (5.08%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) C#
2 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 35 (59.32%) PowerShell
3 24 (40.68%) Ruby
4 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) VCP4
1 2 (3.39%) CCA
1 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
2 2 (3.39%) XenApp
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) logstash
2 16 (27.12%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Sitecore
3 5 (8.47%) Apple
3 5 (8.47%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.08%) ESRI
4 3 (5.08%) Progress
4 3 (5.08%) Akamai
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
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