The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 1 7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden - 58.33% 26.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 58.33% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £28,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.40%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 11.11% 100.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £25,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% +3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Harpenden

Microsoft
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Pascal
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday