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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 47 59 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.78% 3.48% 2.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.67% 36.89% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 14
Median salary £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.40% -14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £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
120 103 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.03% 9.43% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 114 84 62
Median salary £52,500 £49,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £62,800 £80,000
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 25 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 25 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 +16 13 £45,000 -14.28%
Luton -6 13 £60,000 +27.65% 4
Dunstable - 1 £60,000 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 55 (62.50%) C#
3 54 (61.36%) SQL Server
3 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
4 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (48.86%) MVC
5 43 (48.86%) ASP.NET
6 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (43.18%) Windows
8 37 (42.05%) Scrum
9 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
10 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (35.23%) TDD
11 30 (34.09%) jQuery
12 29 (32.95%) WCF
13 28 (31.82%) SQL
13 28 (31.82%) HTML
13 28 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
15 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 18 (20.45%) HTML5
19 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
19 17 (19.32%) CSS
19 17 (19.32%) Migration
20 16 (18.18%) Ruby
20 16 (18.18%) SOLID
21 15 (17.05%) Web Development

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 13 (14.77%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.23%) CMS
3 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (7.95%) NServiceBus
4 7 (7.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (6.82%) IIS
6 5 (5.68%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.41%) Node.js
8 2 (2.27%) DNN
8 2 (2.27%) Kentico
8 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.23%) Office 365
3 6 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Firewall
1 5 (5.68%) Intranet
2 4 (4.55%) DNS
2 4 (4.55%) SSL
3 3 (3.41%) VPN
4 2 (2.27%) HTTP
4 2 (2.27%) VLAN
4 2 (2.27%) VRRP
5 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (14.77%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (11.36%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.95%) Jasmine
4 7 (7.95%) NUnit
4 7 (7.95%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) Selenium
7 3 (3.41%) Moq
8 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (5.68%) Retail
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (60.23%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) C# Developer
3 41 (46.59%) .NET Developer
4 35 (39.77%) Senior Developer
5 33 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (32.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 27 (30.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 26 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (28.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (25.00%) 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%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (11.36%) Architect
14 10 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (10.23%) .NET Software Developer
15 9 (10.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 43 (48.86%) ASP.NET
3 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (35.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (34.09%) jQuery
6 29 (32.95%) WCF
7 28 (31.82%) HTML
8 23 (26.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 18 (20.45%) HTML5
11 17 (19.32%) CSS
12 13 (14.77%) Ajax
12 13 (14.77%) Web Services
13 11 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 9 (10.23%) RESTful
15 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 8 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (7.95%) Castle Windsor
17 6 (6.82%) ADO.NET
17 6 (6.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) iPad
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.68%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.41%) Replication
5 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.18%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.82%) 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 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (48.86%) MVC
3 37 (42.05%) Scrum
4 31 (35.23%) TDD
5 22 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
6 17 (19.32%) Migration
7 16 (18.18%) SOLID
8 15 (17.05%) Web Development
9 14 (15.91%) Automated Testing
9 14 (15.91%) SDLC
10 12 (13.64%) Data Migration
11 11 (12.50%) DevOps
11 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 10 (11.36%) BDD
13 6 (6.82%) OO
13 6 (6.82%) Software Architecture
14 5 (5.68%) Content Management
14 5 (5.68%) Multithreading
14 5 (5.68%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (62.50%) C#
2 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.82%) SQL
4 16 (18.18%) Ruby
5 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.95%) 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
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco
3 2 (2.27%) Ektron
3 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.27%) hybris
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Facebook
4 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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