The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 6.06% 3.57% -
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £20,400 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 9.09% 71.43% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 3
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Canterbury

Microsoft
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canterbury 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Billing Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET