The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 33 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 20 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.69% 10.96% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 48.78% 65.08% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 4
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SharePoint
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 63 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.71% 16.84% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Bedford

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
3 35 (74.47%) SQL Server
4 32 (68.09%) .NET
5 31 (65.96%) C#
6 30 (63.83%) SQL
7 29 (61.70%) T-SQL
7 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (59.57%) WinForms
9 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
10 23 (48.94%) .NET Framework
10 23 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
11 21 (44.68%) OO
11 21 (44.68%) OOD
11 21 (44.68%) MVC
11 21 (44.68%) Scrum
11 21 (44.68%) LINQ
11 21 (44.68%) TDD
11 21 (44.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (42.55%) Multithreading
12 20 (42.55%) WCF
12 20 (42.55%) WPF
12 20 (42.55%) Moq
12 20 (42.55%) N-Tier
12 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
12 20 (42.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (38.30%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (38.30%) ADO.NET
13 18 (38.30%) Web Services

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (25.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (21.28%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (55.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.26%) VPN
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.26%) SSL
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) VLAN
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (44.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
1 20 (42.55%) Moq
2 18 (38.30%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 26 (55.32%) C# Developer
3 25 (53.19%) .NET Developer
4 24 (51.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Senior C# Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Senior .NET Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Senior Developer
6 13 (27.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (21.28%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (14.89%) Administrator
9 7 (14.89%) SharePoint Administrator
10 6 (12.77%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (12.77%) Agile C# Developer
11 4 (8.51%) Junior
12 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
12 3 (6.38%) Analyst
12 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
12 3 (6.38%) Analyst Developer
13 2 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) WinForms
3 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (48.94%) .NET Framework
4 21 (44.68%) LINQ
5 20 (42.55%) WCF
5 20 (42.55%) WPF
5 20 (42.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 18 (38.30%) Silverlight
6 18 (38.30%) ADO.NET
6 18 (38.30%) Web Services
7 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (8.51%) HTML
10 3 (6.38%) CSS
11 2 (4.26%) HTML5
11 2 (4.26%) jQuery
12 1 (2.13%) Middleware
12 1 (2.13%) Ajax
12 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) N-Tier
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) TDD
2 21 (44.68%) OO
2 21 (44.68%) OOD
2 21 (44.68%) MVC
2 21 (44.68%) Scrum
3 20 (42.55%) Multithreading
4 5 (10.64%) Web Development
5 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Line Management
6 2 (4.26%) Product Management
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.13%) ERP
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C#
2 30 (63.83%) SQL
3 29 (61.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCSP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCIP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCTS
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.26%) ISA Server
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (4.26%) UAG
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Nintex
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco