The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gerrards Cross region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gerrards Cross region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 11.76% 35.42% 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 77.27% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 4
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Gerrards Cross
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 11.76% 45.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 4
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Buckinghamshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Fluent NHibernate
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Mustache
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Fluent NHibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Mustache
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google