The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.50% 4.21% 5.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.90% 23.64% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 19
Median salary £74,000 £65,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.84% +38.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42 55 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 21.00% 17.80% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 62
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £50,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Luton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Luton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) EPiServer

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
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