The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 118 134 153
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.38% 0.036%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.57% 8.41% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 1
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
140 107 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.67% 4.47% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 116 100 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Cambridge +6 16 £45,000 - 3
Peterborough - 2 £72,500 -
Microsoft Azure
East of England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
6 12 (36.36%) MVC
6 12 (36.36%) HTML5
7 11 (33.33%) Selenium
8 10 (30.30%) Red Gate
8 10 (30.30%) SaaS
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) Rackspace
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
10 8 (24.24%) QA
10 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (24.24%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.21%) C++
11 7 (21.21%) Delphi
11 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
11 7 (21.21%) Windows
11 7 (21.21%) WinRunner
11 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (21.21%) Test Automation

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (12.12%) nginx
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) SaaS
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) Google App Engine
4 2 (6.06%) Google Apps
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365
5 1 (3.03%) GitHub
5 1 (3.03%) Heroku
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) WinRunner
2 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) Hudson
3 5 (15.15%) Mercurial
3 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.15%) ReSharper
3 5 (15.15%) NuGet
4 4 (12.12%) Ranorex
4 4 (12.12%) NUnit
4 4 (12.12%) Moq
5 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) QA Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) QA Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) QA Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 12 (36.36%) HTML5
4 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
5 9 (27.27%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) jQuery
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) XML
8 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) Django
9 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) Social Network
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.21%) Analytics
3 7 (21.21%) Test Strategy
4 6 (18.18%) DevOps
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) SOA
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.21%) C++
5 7 (21.21%) Delphi
6 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Red Gate
3 9 (27.27%) Rackspace
4 4 (12.12%) Google
4 4 (12.12%) Epiphany
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Telerik
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago