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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 9.62% 28.85% 23.40%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 53.57% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Average salary £20,250 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
23 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 44.23% 53.85% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 10
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,600 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £42,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) User Experience
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) XSLT
9 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) XQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) WCF
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) XSLT
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) XSL
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) XQuery
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Cheadle
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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