The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 26 6
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gosport 12.50% 1.90% 34.88%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 2.86% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Gosport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 70 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gosport 66.67% 66.67% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 14
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gosport

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Gosport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gosport 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) SDLC
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) WPF
4 12 (63.16%) Windows
5 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (36.84%) Unix
6 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) ISEB
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) QA
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (15.79%) Selenium
9 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 2 (10.53%) CRM
10 2 (10.53%) Toad
10 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gosport 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 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (89.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) JDeveloper
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (10.53%) Toad
4 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) C# Developer
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C# Software Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Software Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 3 (15.79%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) SDLC
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) E-business
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C-shell
3 2 (10.53%) Korn
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) HP