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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 156 128 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.68% 20.22% 23.70%
As % of the Vendors category 35.29% 41.42% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 130 111 129
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,225 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £70,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
442 309 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.93% 48.82% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 325 264 276
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Coventry

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 192 (60.57%) .NET
2 134 (42.27%) Windows
3 132 (41.64%) C#
4 126 (39.75%) SQL Server
5 120 (37.85%) MS Excel
6 95 (29.97%) SQL
7 79 (24.92%) ASP.NET
8 75 (23.66%) Oracle
9 72 (22.71%) MVC
10 68 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (16.72%) CRM
11 53 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 52 (16.40%) User Experience
13 51 (16.09%) Java
14 50 (15.77%) Cisco
15 49 (15.46%) WCF
16 48 (15.14%) Visual Studio
17 47 (14.83%) SharePoint
18 45 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (13.88%) Cisco Nexus
19 44 (13.88%) JBoss
20 41 (12.93%) TDD
21 40 (12.62%) Finance
21 40 (12.62%) JavaScript
21 40 (12.62%) T-SQL
21 40 (12.62%) Web Application Development
22 38 (11.99%) Castle Windsor
22 38 (11.99%) Spring.NET
22 38 (11.99%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.83%) SharePoint
2 44 (13.88%) JBoss
3 25 (7.89%) IIS
4 23 (7.26%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (4.42%) MS Exchange
6 12 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.89%) CMS
9 5 (1.58%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.26%) Lync
11 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.95%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.63%) SAS
13 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 120 (37.85%) MS Excel
2 30 (9.46%) MS Office
3 14 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.15%) MS Project
5 6 (1.89%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.63%) SPSS
8 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 30 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.36%) Office 365
2 26 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.89%) IaaS
4 11 (3.47%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.89%) PaaS
6 5 (1.58%) SaaS
7 4 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (1.89%) SAN
2 6 (1.89%) DNS
3 5 (1.58%) LAN
3 5 (1.58%) WAN
3 5 (1.58%) Firewall
4 4 (1.26%) MPLS
4 4 (1.26%) DHCP
4 4 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.95%) Internet
5 3 (0.95%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.32%) HTTP
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.32%) NAS
7 1 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (39.75%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.89%) MySQL
7 6 (1.89%) MS Access
8 4 (1.26%) OLAP
9 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.63%) Lumira
10 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.63%) Big Data
10 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (15.14%) Visual Studio
2 37 (11.67%) NUnit
3 25 (7.89%) MSTest
3 25 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (7.89%) Moq
4 12 (3.79%) InstallShield
4 12 (3.79%) Selenium
5 11 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.26%) Subversion
8 1 (0.32%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 40 (12.62%) Finance
2 20 (6.31%) Marketing
3 9 (2.84%) Retail
4 5 (1.58%) Back Office
5 3 (0.95%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.95%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.63%) Automotive
6 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Front Office
7 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 117 (36.91%) Developer
2 62 (19.56%) .NET Developer
3 31 (9.78%) Analyst
4 30 (9.46%) C# Developer
5 28 (8.83%) Technical Designer
5 28 (8.83%) Designer
6 26 (8.20%) Architect
7 25 (7.89%) Consultant
8 22 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.36%) Junior
9 17 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.73%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.42%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.42%) Junior Architect
12 13 (4.10%) CRM Developer
12 13 (4.10%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.10%) CRM Consultant
12 13 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 13 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 12 (3.79%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (60.57%) .NET
2 79 (24.92%) ASP.NET
3 49 (15.46%) WCF
4 45 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (11.99%) Spring.NET
5 38 (11.99%) Castle Windsor
6 37 (11.67%) HTML
7 25 (7.89%) Ninject
7 25 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 25 (7.89%) Unity DI Container
8 23 (7.26%) .NET Framework
9 20 (6.31%) Middleware
10 18 (5.68%) Web Services
10 18 (5.68%) XML
11 17 (5.36%) CSS
12 11 (3.47%) jQuery
12 11 (3.47%) Entity Framework
13 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (3.15%) Hibernate
14 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.40%) User Experience
2 29 (9.15%) Inversion of Control
3 25 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.42%) Social Media
6 9 (2.84%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.89%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.89%) PMI
8 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.95%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.95%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.95%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Clustering
10 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 134 (42.27%) Windows
2 53 (16.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (5.36%) Linux
6 9 (2.84%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (2.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.63%) UNIX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (22.71%) MVC
2 68 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (16.72%) CRM
4 41 (12.93%) TDD
5 40 (12.62%) Web Application Development
6 38 (11.99%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.73%) Scrum
8 29 (9.15%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (7.89%) Kanban
9 25 (7.89%) ITIL
10 23 (7.26%) Unit Testing
11 16 (5.05%) Open Source
12 15 (4.73%) Software Engineering
12 15 (4.73%) Project Management
13 14 (4.42%) Analytics
13 14 (4.42%) DevOps
14 13 (4.10%) ERP
15 12 (3.79%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (41.64%) C#
2 95 (29.97%) SQL
3 51 (16.09%) Java
4 40 (12.62%) JavaScript
4 40 (12.62%) T-SQL
5 34 (10.73%) PowerShell
6 20 (6.31%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.79%) VBA
8 8 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.58%) VB
10 3 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.32%) VBScript
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (10.09%) Degree
2 18 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.58%) MCSE
5 4 (1.26%) CCNA
5 4 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.95%) CCA
6 3 (0.95%) MCDST
7 2 (0.63%) MCSA
7 2 (0.63%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) MCSD
8 1 (0.32%) CCNP
8 1 (0.32%) CCDP
8 1 (0.32%) MCTS
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.79%) QA
2 7 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (8.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.52%) XenApp
4 8 (2.52%) vSphere
5 3 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.95%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (5.68%) Puppet
1 18 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.89%) SCCM
3 3 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.63%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (23.66%) Oracle
2 50 (15.77%) Cisco
3 22 (6.94%) VMware
4 15 (4.73%) Citrix
4 15 (4.73%) Google
5 6 (1.89%) Twitter
5 6 (1.89%) Adobe
5 6 (1.89%) NetApp
6 5 (1.58%) Sage
7 4 (1.26%) SAP
8 3 (0.95%) HP
8 3 (0.95%) Symantec
8 3 (0.95%) Sophos
8 3 (0.95%) EMC
8 3 (0.95%) Facebook
8 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.63%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.63%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.63%) Informatica
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