The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 6.67% 12.24% 20.45%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 27.27% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,450 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 73.33% 44.90% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 19
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bishop's Stortford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) Struts2
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sage