The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee 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 12 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.94% 11.49% 23.73%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% 35.71% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 8
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £24,000 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 19.44% 32.18% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 13
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dundee

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dundee

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dundee

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Social Gaming
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Games Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Games Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Gaming
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Game Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago