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 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 19 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 8.51% 23.81% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 44.44% 83.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 19.15% 28.57% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
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