The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 5.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Dorset

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

Vendors Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 15.00% 12.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £26,000 £18,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dorchester

Microsoft
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree