The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 46.43% 11.76% 30.16%
As % of the Vendors category 81.25% 27.27% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -37.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 57.14% 43.14% 63.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 29
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Cheadle

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Cheadle

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Cheadle region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) .NET
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) OO
5 12 (44.44%) MVC
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) RESTful
5 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (40.74%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
7 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) Ruby
8 7 (25.93%) Retail
8 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
8 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
8 7 (25.93%) Node.js
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 5 (18.52%) XQuery
10 5 (18.52%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) XSL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 7 (25.93%) Node.js
2 5 (18.52%) Alfresco
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (18.52%) NUnit
3 5 (18.52%) Selenium
3 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) RESTful
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (44.44%) WCF
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) XSL
7 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
7 5 (18.52%) Kendo UI
7 5 (18.52%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) BDD
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) OWASP
4 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
4 5 (18.52%) XQuery
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Telerik
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
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