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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 628 602 635
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +33
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 1 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.049% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.12% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 1
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.60%
AppFabric
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17600 17716 20762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.71% 39.75% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15026 15242 18405
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppFabric
Salary Trend in London

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

AppFabric Salary Trend in London

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) SOA
4 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) LINQ
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (50.00%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 11 (50.00%) NServiceBus
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 7 (31.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 7 (31.82%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (31.82%) WPF
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) Change Management
9 3 (13.64%) Data Security
9 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 3 (13.64%) Replication

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (50.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) OLTP
2 3 (13.64%) VLDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) WPF Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (50.00%) WCF
3 11 (50.00%) LINQ
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 11 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 7 (31.82%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (31.82%) WPF
5 3 (13.64%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) Memcached
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) SOA
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Security
4 3 (13.64%) Online Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (13.64%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft