The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AppFabric skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft AppFabric
UK
Rank 844 917 944
Rank change year-on-year +73 +27  
Permanent jobs citing AppFabric 5 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.074% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 11
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £30,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year +41.66% -18.36%  

AppFabric is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33438 39322 39675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.33% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28547 33855 33669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

AppFabric
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AppFabric as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for AppFabric in the UK

AppFabric
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AppFabric in the UK

AppFabric
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AppFabric over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for AppFabric in the UK

AppFabric
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +72 5 £45,000 -21.73% 1
North West - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
London +56 1 £55,000 -8.33%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing AppFabric also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AppFabric.

1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 18 (81.82%) AngularJS
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (77.27%) WCF
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (72.73%) OO
5 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
6 14 (63.64%) HTML
7 13 (59.09%) Web Development
7 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
7 13 (59.09%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
8 12 (54.55%) SQL
9 11 (50.00%) Ajax
9 11 (50.00%) JSON
9 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
9 11 (50.00%) HTML5
9 11 (50.00%) MVVM
9 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (50.00%) REST
9 11 (50.00%) CSS3
9 11 (50.00%) Backbone.js

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (22.73%) NServiceBus
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (9.09%) AWS Data Pipeline
2 2 (9.09%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Relational Database
2 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Redis
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Grunt
1 5 (22.73%) gulp
1 5 (22.73%) NuGet
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (31.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) jQuery
3 18 (81.82%) AngularJS
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (77.27%) WCF
5 14 (63.64%) HTML
6 13 (59.09%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (50.00%) Ajax
7 11 (50.00%) Backbone.js
7 11 (50.00%) CSS3
7 11 (50.00%) HTML5
7 11 (50.00%) JSON
7 11 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (50.00%) REST
8 7 (31.82%) Middleware
9 5 (22.73%) Ninject
10 3 (13.64%) Autofac
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) OO
4 13 (59.09%) Web Development
5 12 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 12 (54.55%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 11 (50.00%) DevOps
6 11 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 11 (50.00%) MVVM
6 11 (50.00%) Software Delivery
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
8 7 (31.82%) B2C
8 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) BDD
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.64%) SOLID
12 1 (4.55%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) X++
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft