The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cheadle 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 37.10% 18.00% 31.03%
As % of the Vendors category 65.71% 39.13% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £25,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.61% -36.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,750 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 56.45% 46.00% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 9
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,300 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Visual Studio
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) .NET
4 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
4 17 (45.95%) jQuery
5 16 (43.24%) C#
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) MVC
6 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
6 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
7 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (35.14%) HTML
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
7 13 (35.14%) Web Services
8 11 (29.73%) HTML5
9 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (27.03%) Stress Testing
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (27.03%) NHibernate
9 10 (27.03%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) RFID
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 10 (27.03%) CSS3
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) RavenDB
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Couchbase
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Delphi Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) jQuery
3 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
4 13 (35.14%) Web Services
5 11 (29.73%) HTML5
6 10 (27.03%) NHibernate
6 10 (27.03%) CSS3
7 7 (18.92%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) REST
8 5 (13.51%) XSL
8 5 (13.51%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (13.51%) Kendo UI
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) Stress Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Scrum
3 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) RUP
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.41%) Unified Process
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
8 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) RHCE
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) McAfee
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Avecto Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Avecto Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago