The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 16 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 13.25% 15.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 45.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Tyne and Wear

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

Vendors Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 26.51% 33.33% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £31,700 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.29% +5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gateshead

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
7 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) WPF
9 6 (27.27%) C
9 6 (27.27%) ProC
9 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
9 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (27.27%) CSS3
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (22.73%) WinForms
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
12 3 (13.64%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead 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 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (27.27%) ProC
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Project Leader
5 4 (18.18%) AWS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) WPF
6 6 (27.27%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) WinForms
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.64%) Ajax
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (9.09%) LINQ
11 1 (4.55%) jQuery
11 1 (4.55%) RESTful
11 1 (4.55%) XML
11 1 (4.55%) WCF
11 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
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Bluefire Consulting
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Posted: 21 days ago