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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 28 53 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.33% 13.52% 5.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 66.67% 63.10% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
42 84 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.50% 21.43% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41 74 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
3 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
4 37 (64.91%) .NET
5 36 (63.16%) C#
6 33 (57.89%) SQL
7 32 (56.14%) T-SQL
8 31 (54.39%) MS Excel
8 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
9 30 (52.63%) WinForms
10 29 (50.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (49.12%) .NET Framework
12 26 (45.61%) OO
12 26 (45.61%) TDD
12 26 (45.61%) OOD
12 26 (45.61%) MVC
13 25 (43.86%) Scrum
13 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (43.86%) Multithreading
13 25 (43.86%) WCF
13 25 (43.86%) WPF
13 25 (43.86%) LINQ
14 24 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 24 (42.11%) N-Tier
14 24 (42.11%) Moq
15 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
16 22 (38.60%) Silverlight
17 20 (35.09%) ADO.NET
17 20 (35.09%) MOM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (7.02%) IIS
5 3 (5.26%) Lync
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (54.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.02%) VPN
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) HTTPS
1 4 (7.02%) SSL
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
1 4 (7.02%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) VLAN
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (50.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Moq
2 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
3 17 (29.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (22.81%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Developer
2 27 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 24 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 24 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior C# Developer
6 17 (29.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (12.28%) Administrator
10 7 (12.28%) SharePoint Administrator
11 6 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (10.53%) Technical Leader
12 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
12 5 (8.77%) Technical Developer
13 4 (7.02%) Junior
14 3 (5.26%) Architect
14 3 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) .NET
2 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 30 (52.63%) WinForms
3 28 (49.12%) .NET Framework
4 25 (43.86%) WCF
4 25 (43.86%) WPF
4 25 (43.86%) LINQ
5 24 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 22 (38.60%) Silverlight
7 20 (35.09%) ADO.NET
8 18 (31.58%) Web Services
9 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (14.04%) HTML
12 7 (12.28%) CSS
13 5 (8.77%) jQuery
14 4 (7.02%) HTML5
15 3 (5.26%) Ajax
15 3 (5.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
16 2 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) TDD
2 26 (45.61%) OO
2 26 (45.61%) OOD
2 26 (45.61%) MVC
3 25 (43.86%) Scrum
3 25 (43.86%) Multithreading
4 6 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) Line Management
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.26%) Product Management
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Migration
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (3.51%) ERP
7 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) C#
2 33 (57.89%) SQL
3 32 (56.14%) T-SQL
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) MCTS
3 3 (5.26%) MCITP
3 3 (5.26%) CCSP
3 3 (5.26%) CCNP
3 3 (5.26%) CCIP
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Terminal Services
1 4 (7.02%) ISA Server
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.02%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (7.02%) UAG
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (35.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 47 (82.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Nintex
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco