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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 891 923 827
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -96
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 11 15 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.013% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.032% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 57
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +26.66%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

AppFabric Salary Histogram in the UK

AppFabric
Top 8 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 3 July 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 +25 11 £28,500 -44.39%
London +22 6 £57,500 +35.29%
East of England +11 4 £28,500 -9.52%
Essex - 4 £28,500 -
City of London - 2 £50,750 -
South East +12 1 - -
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) C#
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (65.22%) HTML
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 15 (65.22%) WCF
6 14 (60.87%) MVC
7 11 (47.83%) CSS
7 11 (47.83%) ADO.NET
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
8 10 (43.48%) IIS
8 10 (43.48%) TDD
8 10 (43.48%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
9 9 (39.13%) Windows
9 9 (39.13%) Workflow
10 8 (34.78%) Scrum
10 8 (34.78%) Web Services
10 8 (34.78%) StyleCop
10 8 (34.78%) Moq
10 8 (34.78%) SDLC
11 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
11 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
11 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (43.48%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
4 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
4 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) BIG-IP
2 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Big Data
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Redis
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (4.35%) SimpleDB
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
1 10 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (34.78%) StyleCop
2 8 (34.78%) Moq
3 6 (26.09%) NUnit
4 5 (21.74%) Subversion
4 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
4 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) ReSharper
5 4 (17.39%) CruiseControl
5 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
5 4 (17.39%) MSTest
5 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
5 4 (17.39%) NCover
5 4 (17.39%) NCrunch
5 4 (17.39%) NSubstitute
6 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Junior
4 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) WCF
3 11 (47.83%) ADO.NET
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (26.09%) Ajax
8 6 (26.09%) WPF
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (21.74%) MSMQ
9 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (21.74%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Workflow
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 4 (17.39%) SOA
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (13.04%) Analytics
10 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
10 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.70%) UML
10 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) XPath
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
1 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
3 3 (13.04%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle