Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 70 111
Rank change year-on-year +15 +41 +44
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 156 88 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.95% 4.01% 1.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.29% 36.67% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 120 84 54
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £46,450 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.26% -3.23% -23.20%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,150 £33,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.36% -6.32% -24.00%

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 455 240 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.44% 10.94% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 326 206 217
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.36% +3.49% +4.88%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 108 (69.23%) C#
2 90 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (51.92%) .NET
4 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
5 64 (41.03%) Microsoft
5 64 (41.03%) MVC
6 62 (39.74%) TeamCity
7 61 (39.10%) ASP.NET
8 59 (37.82%) Amazon AWS
8 59 (37.82%) TDD
9 57 (36.54%) MongoDB
10 56 (35.90%) F#
10 56 (35.90%) WPF
11 54 (34.62%) OO
11 54 (34.62%) Elasticsearch
12 52 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (32.05%) AngularJS
14 48 (30.77%) SQL
15 47 (30.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 46 (29.49%) SDLC
17 44 (28.21%) Finance
18 43 (27.56%) Software Engineering
19 42 (26.92%) Node.js
20 40 (25.64%) RESTful
21 39 (25.00%) Git (software)
21 39 (25.00%) Ruby
21 39 (25.00%) Web Application Development
21 39 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
22 38 (24.36%) KnockoutJS
23 37 (23.72%) Kibana

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (34.62%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.56%) IIS
4 3 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) Confluence
5 2 (1.28%) nginx
6 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.64%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.64%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 59 (37.82%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.67%) GitHub
3 17 (10.90%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.77%) Office 365
5 7 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (4.49%) IaaS
5 7 (4.49%) PaaS
5 7 (4.49%) SaaS
6 3 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.28%) Datadog
8 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) Internet
2 7 (4.49%) Firewall
3 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.56%) VPN
5 3 (1.92%) LAN
5 3 (1.92%) WAN
5 3 (1.92%) Wireless
6 2 (1.28%) BGP
6 2 (1.28%) DHCP
6 2 (1.28%) DNS
6 2 (1.28%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.64%) Skype
7 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.64%) VLAN
7 1 (0.64%) VoIP
7 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
2 57 (36.54%) MongoDB
3 35 (22.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (14.74%) NoSQL
5 21 (13.46%) Big Data
6 17 (10.90%) HBase
7 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (3.21%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.56%) MySQL
11 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.64%) GIS
12 1 (0.64%) OLAP
12 1 (0.64%) OLTP
12 1 (0.64%) Power BI
12 1 (0.64%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (39.74%) TeamCity
2 39 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.05%) NUnit
5 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.85%) Maven
7 4 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.56%) JIRA
8 3 (1.92%) gulp
8 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.92%) Yeoman
9 2 (1.28%) GoCD
9 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.28%) WebSharper
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (2.56%) Advertising
2 4 (2.56%) Law
3 3 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (75.00%) Developer
2 62 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 40 (25.64%) Software Developer
4 35 (22.44%) Messaging Developer
5 26 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 25 (16.03%) C# Developer
7 24 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 20 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (12.18%) Java Developer
10 16 (10.26%) VB Developer
10 16 (10.26%) VB Software Engineer
10 16 (10.26%) VB6 Developer
11 13 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (7.05%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (5.77%) .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
15 8 (5.13%) Cloud Developer
16 7 (4.49%) Development Manager
16 7 (4.49%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (51.92%) .NET
2 61 (39.10%) ASP.NET
3 56 (35.90%) WPF
4 52 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (32.05%) AngularJS
6 47 (30.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 42 (26.92%) Node.js
8 40 (25.64%) RESTful
9 39 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (24.36%) KnockoutJS
11 36 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 35 (22.44%) MSMQ
12 35 (22.44%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (10.90%) JSON
14 14 (8.97%) WCF
14 14 (8.97%) Web Services
15 13 (8.33%) CSS
15 13 (8.33%) HTML
16 12 (7.69%) WinForms
17 11 (7.05%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.87%) Computer Science
2 24 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 17 (10.90%) Data Structures
4 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.49%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.85%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.21%) Reinsurance
9 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.56%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.28%) Social Network
10 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.64%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.64%) Fintech
11 1 (0.64%) Life Science
11 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Linux
2 9 (5.77%) Windows
3 7 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.28%) Debian
4 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.03%) MVC
3 59 (37.82%) TDD
4 54 (34.62%) OO
5 46 (29.49%) SDLC
6 43 (27.56%) Software Engineering
7 39 (25.00%) Web Application Development
8 37 (23.72%) Test Automation
9 36 (23.08%) Kanban
10 35 (22.44%) Dependency Injection
10 35 (22.44%) Multithreading
11 23 (14.74%) Scrum
12 19 (12.18%) Mathematics
13 18 (11.54%) DevOps
14 17 (10.90%) OOP
15 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
15 16 (10.26%) Unit Testing
16 15 (9.62%) Analytics
16 15 (9.62%) Statistics
17 13 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 108 (69.23%) C#
2 56 (35.90%) F#
3 48 (30.77%) SQL
4 39 (25.00%) Ruby
5 34 (21.79%) JavaScript
6 30 (19.23%) Java
7 29 (18.59%) Python
8 18 (11.54%) VB
8 18 (11.54%) VB6
9 6 (3.85%) C
10 5 (3.21%) Apple Swift
10 5 (3.21%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.21%) PHP
10 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.92%) Perl
11 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) CCNA
2 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.92%) PhD
4 1 (0.64%) CCIE
4 1 (0.64%) CCNP
4 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.64%) RHCE
4 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.87%) Docker
2 5 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.28%) iptables
5 2 (1.28%) NFS
5 2 (1.28%) Samba
5 2 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (23.72%) Kibana
2 35 (22.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 35 (22.44%) WSUS
3 8 (5.13%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.56%) Ansible
4 4 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.56%) Puppet
5 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.46%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) VMware
4 8 (5.13%) Rackspace
5 7 (4.49%) Google
6 5 (3.21%) NetApp
7 4 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.56%) EMC
7 4 (2.56%) Huawei
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco
8 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.28%) Twitter
10 1 (0.64%) Brocade
10 1 (0.64%) ESRI
10 1 (0.64%) F5
10 1 (0.64%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.64%) Juniper
10 1 (0.64%) Palo Alto