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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 9.52% 16.41% 6.98%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 22.11% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Median salary £26,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £26,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17 95 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 40.48% 74.22% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 16
Median salary £32,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) WPF
3 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (35.29%) MSTest
3 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (35.29%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) XAML
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) OOP
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) FINEOS
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Guidewire

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:

Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.76%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MSTest
1 6 (35.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
3 6 (35.29%) Silverlight
3 6 (35.29%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) WPF
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) ADSI
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (35.29%) OOP
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 6 (35.29%) System Testing
1 6 (35.29%) TDD
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) XAML
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) FINEOS
1 4 (23.53%) Guidewire
1 4 (23.53%) Telerik
2 2 (11.76%) InterSystems
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) VMware