The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 879 862 839
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -23
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 11 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.094% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 38
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-33.18% +29.41%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40579 45753 43633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.51% 40.53% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34547 38230 38089
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AppFabric
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AppFabric within the UK.

AppFabric Salary Trend in the UK

AppFabric
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AppFabric over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

AppFabric Salary Histogram in the UK

AppFabric
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
England -17 11 £55,000 -
London -12 7 £65,000 +13.04%
East of England +16 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Norwich +5 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Norfolk -1 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Surrey -1 1 - -
South East -5 1 - -
South West -18 1 £36,750 +8.88%
Wiltshire - 1 £36,750 -
Swindon - 1 £36,750 -

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 18 (85.71%) .NET
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) IIS
4 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) MVC
7 10 (47.62%) Web Services
7 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
7 10 (47.62%) WCF
7 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (42.86%) Ajax
9 8 (38.10%) XML
9 8 (38.10%) SQL
9 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
10 7 (33.33%) HTML5
10 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (33.33%) JSON
10 7 (33.33%) VMware
10 7 (33.33%) Python
10 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
11 6 (28.57%) SOAP

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (61.90%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) Node.js
3 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
4 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (14.29%) CloudFront
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
2 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Big Data
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) SimpleDB
5 3 (14.29%) Redis
6 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (19.05%) NUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 3 (14.29%) NCover
2 3 (14.29%) StyleCop
2 3 (14.29%) Moq
2 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) NCrunch
2 3 (14.29%) NSubstitute
3 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Architect
7 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (9.52%) C# Architect
8 2 (9.52%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Junior
8 2 (9.52%) Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) WCF
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 9 (42.86%) Ajax
6 8 (38.10%) XML
6 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
7 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) REST
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) LINQ
8 6 (28.57%) SOAP
9 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) CoreOS
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (14.29%) XPath
6 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.76%) VB
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) CISM
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire