The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 138 131 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.00% 20.89% 24.39%
As % of the Vendors category 32.17% 40.81% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 115 111 132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Microsoft
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
429 321 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.83% 51.20% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 340 277 276
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Coventry

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

1 164 (56.16%) .NET
2 127 (43.49%) Windows
3 108 (36.99%) MS Excel
4 105 (35.96%) C#
5 103 (35.27%) SQL Server
6 71 (24.32%) Oracle
7 69 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (23.29%) ASP.NET
9 67 (22.95%) SQL
10 63 (21.58%) MVC
11 54 (18.49%) Java
11 54 (18.49%) User Experience
12 53 (18.15%) Cisco
13 52 (17.81%) CRM
14 51 (17.47%) Visual Studio
15 50 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 49 (16.78%) WCF
17 47 (16.10%) JBoss
18 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
18 45 (15.41%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
19 41 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
19 41 (14.04%) TDD
20 38 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (13.01%) Castle Windsor
20 38 (13.01%) Spring.NET
21 36 (12.33%) Office 365
22 35 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (11.99%) ITIL
22 35 (11.99%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 47 (16.10%) JBoss
2 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
3 21 (7.19%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (5.14%) IIS
5 13 (4.45%) MS Exchange
6 12 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.05%) CMS
9 5 (1.71%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.71%) Lync
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.68%) SAS
12 2 (0.68%) OpenEdge
13 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.34%) Apache
13 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 108 (36.99%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.30%) MS Office
3 14 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.11%) MS Project
5 6 (2.05%) Photoshop
5 6 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.68%) SPSS
8 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (9.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP xRPM
2 1 (0.34%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.33%) Office 365
2 28 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.22%) IaaS
4 7 (2.40%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.05%) PaaS
6 4 (1.37%) SaaS
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (2.05%) LAN
2 6 (2.05%) WAN
2 6 (2.05%) DNS
3 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.71%) SAN
3 5 (1.71%) Firewall
4 4 (1.37%) MPLS
4 4 (1.37%) DHCP
5 3 (1.03%) Internet
5 3 (1.03%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.68%) HTTP
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) SSL
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) NAS
7 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (6.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.71%) MySQL
8 5 (1.71%) MS Access
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.03%) OLAP
11 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.68%) BODI
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 51 (17.47%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.64%) NUnit
3 25 (8.56%) MSTest
3 25 (8.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (8.56%) Moq
4 9 (3.08%) InstallShield
4 9 (3.08%) Selenium
5 8 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (10.27%) Finance
2 18 (6.16%) Marketing
3 14 (4.79%) Retail
4 4 (1.37%) Back Office
5 3 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.68%) Automotive
6 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) Finnish Language
7 1 (0.34%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 96 (32.88%) Developer
2 49 (16.78%) .NET Developer
3 34 (11.64%) Technical Designer
3 34 (11.64%) Designer
4 33 (11.30%) Analyst
5 26 (8.90%) Architect
6 23 (7.88%) Consultant
7 22 (7.53%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.82%) Junior
10 15 (5.14%) Junior Architect
11 14 (4.79%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.45%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.11%) Applications Support
13 12 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 12 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 12 (4.11%) CRM Consultant
13 12 (4.11%) CRM Developer
14 11 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.77%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (56.16%) .NET
2 68 (23.29%) ASP.NET
3 49 (16.78%) WCF
4 45 (15.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (13.01%) Spring.NET
5 38 (13.01%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (8.90%) HTML
7 25 (8.56%) Ninject
7 25 (8.56%) Unity DI Container
8 21 (7.19%) Middleware
9 17 (5.82%) XML
10 15 (5.14%) .NET Framework
11 14 (4.79%) AngularJS
12 10 (3.42%) Hibernate
12 10 (3.42%) Web Services
13 9 (3.08%) CSS
14 7 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (1.71%) jQuery
15 5 (1.71%) XSLT
16 4 (1.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.49%) User Experience
2 25 (8.56%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.14%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.79%) Social Media
6 11 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.05%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.05%) Copywriting
7 6 (2.05%) PMI
8 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.03%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.03%) Replication
9 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
11 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.34%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 127 (43.49%) Windows
2 50 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (5.48%) Linux
6 8 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.58%) MVC
3 52 (17.81%) CRM
4 41 (14.04%) TDD
5 38 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (11.99%) ITIL
6 35 (11.99%) Scrum
6 35 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (10.96%) Web Application Development
8 25 (8.56%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (8.56%) Kanban
9 18 (6.16%) Project Management
10 16 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 16 (5.48%) Open Source
11 15 (5.14%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.79%) PRINCE2
12 14 (4.79%) DevOps
13 13 (4.45%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (3.77%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 105 (35.96%) C#
2 67 (22.95%) SQL
3 54 (18.49%) Java
4 30 (10.27%) PowerShell
5 29 (9.93%) JavaScript
6 25 (8.56%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.45%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.45%) VBA
8 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.03%) VB
10 2 (0.68%) C
10 2 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) VBScript
11 1 (0.34%) ABAP
11 1 (0.34%) VC++
11 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (8.56%) Degree
2 16 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.05%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.71%) MCSE
5 4 (1.37%) CCNA
5 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.03%) MCDST
6 3 (1.03%) CCA
6 3 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.68%) MCSA
7 2 (0.68%) MCP
7 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) MCTS
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
8 1 (0.34%) CCDP
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.74%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.40%) XenApp
4 7 (2.40%) vSphere
5 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (6.16%) Puppet
1 18 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.40%) SCCM
3 3 (1.03%) SCOM
3 3 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (24.32%) Oracle
2 53 (18.15%) Cisco
3 22 (7.53%) VMware
4 15 (5.14%) Citrix
5 11 (3.77%) Google
6 6 (2.05%) NetApp
6 6 (2.05%) Adobe
7 4 (1.37%) Twitter
8 3 (1.03%) EMC
8 3 (1.03%) Facebook
8 3 (1.03%) Symantec
8 3 (1.03%) Sophos
9 2 (0.68%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.68%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.68%) Informatica
9 2 (0.68%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) Dell
10 1 (0.34%) Sun
10 1 (0.34%) Sage
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (negotiable)
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Erin Associates
Salary: £29500 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £20k - 24k per year + benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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