Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 54 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 +59
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 139 153 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.33% 5.55% 3.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.18% 38.25% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 120 79
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% -1.11%

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 432 400 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.67% 14.51% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 318 311 223
Cambridge median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £70,750 £71,250 £64,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (51.80%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (47.48%) .NET
4 65 (46.76%) Microsoft
5 54 (38.85%) SQL Server
6 53 (38.13%) C#
7 51 (36.69%) Python
8 50 (35.97%) Software Engineering
9 37 (26.62%) SQL
10 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
10 36 (25.90%) ASP.NET
10 36 (25.90%) Git (software)
11 34 (24.46%) MVC
12 33 (23.74%) Java
13 32 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (20.14%) Scrum
14 28 (20.14%) QA
14 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (19.42%) OO
15 27 (19.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (18.71%) Analytics
17 25 (17.99%) WPF
17 25 (17.99%) Test Automation
17 25 (17.99%) Finance
18 23 (16.55%) Machine Learning
19 22 (15.83%) Google
19 22 (15.83%) Web Services
19 22 (15.83%) SDLC
20 21 (15.11%) Google Cloud Platform
20 21 (15.11%) MongoDB

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 20 (14.39%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (12.23%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.47%) Apache
4 7 (5.04%) IIS
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.72%) Traefik
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 72 (51.80%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (8.63%) SaaS
4 11 (7.91%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (5.76%) Firebase
6 6 (4.32%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (2.16%) Office 365
8 2 (1.44%) GitHub
8 2 (1.44%) Slack
9 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.72%) G Suite
9 1 (0.72%) IaaS
9 1 (0.72%) NuGet
9 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) DNS
2 6 (4.32%) Firewall
3 3 (2.16%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) IPv6
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.11%) MongoDB
3 18 (12.95%) NoSQL
4 13 (9.35%) Hadoop
5 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
6 11 (7.91%) HBase
7 10 (7.19%) Big Data
7 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (5.76%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.76%) Sqoop
10 6 (4.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (4.32%) Data Lake
10 6 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.32%) Power BI
11 4 (2.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.88%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (25.90%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.67%) Jenkins
3 16 (11.51%) TeamCity
4 14 (10.07%) NUnit
5 13 (9.35%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.76%) Selenium
7 5 (3.60%) JMeter
7 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.44%) JIRA
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.44%) TestRail
9 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.72%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.72%) Subversion
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Retail
3 5 (3.60%) Law
4 4 (2.88%) Advertising
5 2 (1.44%) Games
5 2 (1.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Developer
2 41 (29.50%) .NET Developer
3 29 (20.86%) Software Engineer
4 23 (16.55%) Software Developer
5 19 (13.67%) C# Developer
6 16 (11.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 16 (11.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (11.51%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (7.19%) Python Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Messaging Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Principal Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Hadoop Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Python Software Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (47.48%) .NET
2 36 (25.90%) ASP.NET
3 28 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (19.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (17.99%) WPF
6 22 (15.83%) Web Services
7 18 (12.95%) WCF
8 14 (10.07%) AngularJS
9 13 (9.35%) JSON
9 13 (9.35%) Kafka
9 13 (9.35%) RESTful
9 13 (9.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (8.63%) HTML
10 12 (8.63%) Node.js
10 12 (8.63%) Velocity
10 12 (8.63%) WinForms
11 10 (7.19%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (6.47%) CSS
12 9 (6.47%) MSMQ
12 9 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Algorithms
2 17 (12.23%) Data Structures
3 12 (8.63%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.60%) iPhone
7 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.88%) Reinsurance
8 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.72%) Life Science
9 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Windows
2 19 (13.67%) Linux
3 12 (8.63%) Android
4 11 (7.91%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.32%) Unix
6 2 (1.44%) Debian
6 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.97%) Software Engineering
3 34 (24.46%) MVC
4 32 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (20.14%) Scrum
6 27 (19.42%) OO
7 26 (18.71%) Analytics
8 25 (17.99%) Test Automation
9 23 (16.55%) Machine Learning
10 22 (15.83%) SDLC
11 20 (14.39%) DevOps
11 20 (14.39%) TDD
11 20 (14.39%) Unit Testing
12 19 (13.67%) Data Modelling
13 17 (12.23%) ETL
14 16 (11.51%) Data Science
14 16 (11.51%) Mentoring
15 15 (10.79%) Mathematics
15 15 (10.79%) OOP
16 14 (10.07%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.13%) C#
2 51 (36.69%) Python
3 37 (26.62%) SQL
4 36 (25.90%) JavaScript
5 33 (23.74%) Java
6 19 (13.67%) PowerShell
7 18 (12.95%) Bash Shell
8 17 (12.23%) C++
9 15 (10.79%) Ruby
10 10 (7.19%) F#
10 10 (7.19%) T-SQL
11 8 (5.76%) Kotlin
11 8 (5.76%) R
11 8 (5.76%) Scala
12 6 (4.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (4.32%) PHP
13 3 (2.16%) Perl
14 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.72%) VB
15 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) PhD
3 1 (0.72%) CISA
3 1 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.14%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (14.39%) Docker
2 15 (10.79%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.19%) Firmware
3 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.76%) HDFS
4 8 (5.76%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.32%) vSphere
6 2 (1.44%) KVM
6 2 (1.44%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (12.95%) Ansible
2 15 (10.79%) Puppet
3 9 (6.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 9 (6.47%) Kibana
3 9 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.47%) WSUS
4 8 (5.76%) Kubernetes
4 8 (5.76%) Oozie
5 6 (4.32%) vCenter Server
5 6 (4.32%) vRealize
6 4 (2.88%) Terraform
7 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 65 (46.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.83%) Google
3 11 (7.91%) VMware
4 9 (6.47%) Xamarin
5 8 (5.76%) CA
5 8 (5.76%) Citrix
5 8 (5.76%) Hortonworks
6 6 (4.32%) AppDynamics
6 6 (4.32%) BMC
6 6 (4.32%) Cisco
6 6 (4.32%) F5
6 6 (4.32%) Fortinet
6 6 (4.32%) Splunk
6 6 (4.32%) WorldPay
7 5 (3.60%) Samsung
8 4 (2.88%) Databricks
8 4 (2.88%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.88%) Tableau
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle
10 1 (0.72%) Apple