The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ashby-de-la-Zouch 28.57% 41.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region.

Vendors Category
Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ashby-de-la-Zouch 42.86% 83.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £26,625 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.01% +15.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Microsoft
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Ashby-de-la-Zouch by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ashby-de-la-Zouch region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java