The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.43% 1.40% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.71% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £30,000 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Shropshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 28 7 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 15.22% 3.27% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 7
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £38,100 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Shropshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 7 £29,250 - 1
Telford -9 2 £29,500 -22.36%
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Xamarin
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile First
5 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365
7 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (18.18%) Windows

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DDNS
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (9.09%) MDX
4 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile First
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Office Automation
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Xamarin
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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