The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 871 826 827
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +1
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 5 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.077% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 33
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -1.16%
AppFabric
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39472 41683 43343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.02% 40.92% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33685 36329 38333
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AppFabric across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in England

AppFabric
Salary Trend in England

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

AppFabric Salary Trend in England

AppFabric
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AppFabric across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

AppFabric Salary Histogram in England

AppFabric
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
London -9 2 £52,500 -12.50% 1
North West - 2 £53,750 -
North East - 1 £25,000 -
AppFabric
UK

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric.

1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) WCF
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (69.23%) HTML5
5 8 (61.54%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
6 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
6 7 (53.85%) SOA
6 7 (53.85%) LINQ
6 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 7 (53.85%) NServiceBus
6 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (53.85%) REST
7 6 (46.15%) Finance
7 6 (46.15%) IIS
8 3 (23.08%) Middleware
8 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 3 (23.08%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (15.38%) Telerik
9 2 (15.38%) Confluence
9 2 (15.38%) StyleCop

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) NServiceBus
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SimpleDB
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (15.38%) StyleCop
2 2 (15.38%) NDepend
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) WCF
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (69.23%) HTML5
5 8 (61.54%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (53.85%) REST
6 7 (53.85%) LINQ
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware
8 2 (15.38%) MSMQ
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 1 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (7.69%) XHTML
9 1 (7.69%) CSS3
9 1 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Telerik
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 2 (15.38%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.69%) New Relic