The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 10.00% 18.75% 40.00%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 60.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 20
Average salary £38,000 £16,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.30% -57.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Durham

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

Vendors Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 62.50% 31.25% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 22
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +61.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £13,546 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Darlington

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Darlington

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Darlington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) IBM Notes
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Lotus
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) SAP ERP
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (57.14%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 4 (57.14%) CRM Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix