The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 165 160 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.056% 0.064% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £35,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -18.60%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1371 1141 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.53% 36.34% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 919 765 814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AppFabric
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

AppFabric Salary Trend in Scotland

AppFabric
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
Glasgow -7 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
AppFabric
UK

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 6 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (75.00%) WinForms
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) N-Tier
3 6 (75.00%) F#
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) VB
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Linux

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) X.509
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Programmer
1 6 (75.00%) C# Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 6 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 6 (75.00%) WinForms
3 6 (75.00%) LINQ
3 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XSL
6 1 (12.50%) JGroups
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) F#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (12.50%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica