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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 13.95% 15.07% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 55.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,750 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,100 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
15 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 34.88% 27.40% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 10
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £21,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

The demand trend of job ads across the Gateshead region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Gateshead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Gateshead region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Gateshead

Microsoft
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gateshead region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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