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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 871 798 874
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +76
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 11 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.032% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.080% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 11
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -10.25%
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
40980 40235 45854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.29% 39.76% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34745 35078 40613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 August 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 27 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
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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
North West - 7 £55,000 -
London -34 2 £47,500 -20.83%
East of England -13 1 £35,000 -
North East - 1 £25,000 -
AppFabric
UK

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (97.83%) .NET
1 45 (97.83%) SQL Server
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 40 (86.96%) ASP.NET
4 32 (69.57%) WCF
5 29 (63.04%) SOA
6 22 (47.83%) Windows
7 20 (43.48%) HTML
7 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 19 (41.30%) ActiveMQ
8 19 (41.30%) MVC
8 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (41.30%) HTML5
9 17 (36.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 17 (36.96%) NServiceBus
9 17 (36.96%) Finance
9 17 (36.96%) LINQ
9 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
9 17 (36.96%) XML
10 15 (32.61%) SQL
11 13 (28.26%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (23.91%) Scrum
13 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
14 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
14 9 (19.57%) REST
15 7 (15.22%) WPF

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (36.96%) NServiceBus
2 13 (28.26%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (13.04%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (97.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.70%) OLTP
3 4 (8.70%) VLDB
4 1 (2.17%) SimpleDB
4 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.35%) StyleCop
1 2 (4.35%) NDepend
1 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) BizTalk Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) WPF Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) .NET
2 40 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 32 (69.57%) WCF
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (41.30%) HTML5
6 17 (36.96%) .NET Framework
6 17 (36.96%) XML
6 17 (36.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 17 (36.96%) LINQ
7 9 (19.57%) REST
8 7 (15.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 7 (15.22%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (15.22%) WPF
9 4 (8.70%) Memcached
10 3 (6.52%) WF
10 3 (6.52%) Middleware
11 2 (4.35%) MSMQ
12 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.70%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) SOA
2 19 (41.30%) MVC
3 11 (23.91%) Scrum
4 5 (10.87%) CRM
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Security
5 4 (8.70%) Online Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) Web Development
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Telerik
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.35%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.17%) New Relic