The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bicester region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 18 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 4.88% - 23.08%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 14.63% 42.86% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Oxfordshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bicester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) HTTP
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Heroku
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
4 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Tandem

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Heroku
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
3 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Capita
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Bicester, Oxfordshire
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