The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 109 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.21% 5.33% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £60,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
Microsoft Azure
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
96 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.45% 5.15% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
4 11 (64.71%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 9 (52.94%) SaaS
7 8 (47.06%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (47.06%) jQuery
8 7 (41.18%) Red Gate
8 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
8 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
9 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) CSS
10 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
10 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (29.41%) NUnit
10 5 (29.41%) ReSharper
10 5 (29.41%) Selenium
10 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
10 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
10 5 (29.41%) Epiphany
10 5 (29.41%) Big Data
10 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
10 5 (29.41%) NuGet
10 5 (29.41%) Ranorex

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
1 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) SaaS
2 8 (47.06%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Heroku
4 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) NUnit
2 5 (29.41%) ReSharper
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
2 5 (29.41%) Mercurial
2 5 (29.41%) Moq
2 5 (29.41%) NuGet
2 5 (29.41%) Ranorex
3 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.76%) Hudson
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
4 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (17.65%) Symfony
9 3 (17.65%) CakePHP
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (17.65%) Struts
9 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
10 1 (5.88%) Ajax
10 1 (5.88%) WCF
10 1 (5.88%) Django
10 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
2 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Information Management
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Red Gate
1 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
2 5 (29.41%) Epiphany
3 4 (23.53%) Google
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Zend
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
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