The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 35.59% 21.15%
As % of the Vendors category 41.67% 46.67% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 11
Median salary £40,000 £18,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £17,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £35,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%

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

Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 60.00% 76.27% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 17
Median salary £41,000 £22,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.36% -48.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £18,000 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,150 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) CRM Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago