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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 53.85% 42.86% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 73.68% 75.00% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +64.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
19 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 73.08% 57.14% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,100 £40,000
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 28 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (54.17%) MVC
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (45.83%) OO
5 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) RESTful
7 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (37.50%) WCF
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
9 7 (29.17%) Retail
9 7 (29.17%) Wyse
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) Ruby
9 7 (29.17%) Patch Management
9 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
9 7 (29.17%) Node.js
9 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
9 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
9 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (29.17%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) RESTful
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (37.50%) WCF
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) Kendo UI
9 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
9 5 (20.83%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (8.33%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) XSL
10 2 (8.33%) HTML5
11 1 (4.17%) SOAP
11 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
1 2 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
1 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
1 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) OO
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) Patch Management
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) OWASP
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) XQuery
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
1 7 (29.17%) Wyse
2 5 (20.83%) Telerik
3 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) HP
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