The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 13 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 18.42% 12.71% 11.19%
As % of the Vendors category 42.42% 31.91% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 12
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 43.42% 39.83% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 52
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of job ads across the Basildon region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Basildon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (24.00%) WCF
7 6 (24.00%) WPF
7 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) XAML
8 5 (20.00%) MS Office
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (20.00%) OOP
8 5 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 5 (20.00%) FINEOS
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) System Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Telerik
8 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (20.00%) MSTest

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project
4 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSTest
1 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
4 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 3 (12.00%) Node.js
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (20.00%) OOP
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.00%) System Testing
1 5 (20.00%) TDD
1 5 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Product Management
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.00%) XAML
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) FINEOS
1 5 (20.00%) Guidewire
1 5 (20.00%) Telerik
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) InterSystems
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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