The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 22.64% 23.33% 14.81%
As % of the Vendors category 52.17% 35.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 4
Average salary £36,125 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.72% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,000 £43,325
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 43.40% 66.67% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 6
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dartford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dartford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 15 (71.43%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) OOD
6 6 (28.57%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 6 (28.57%) WPF
6 6 (28.57%) iPhone
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) UML
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix
8 4 (19.05%) Electronics
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Image Processing
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.52%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) DTS
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (38.10%) WCF
3 6 (28.57%) WPF
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) OOD
3 4 (19.05%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Image Processing
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) B2B
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Citrix
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Ektron
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
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