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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Harpenden
Rank 16 21 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 16.00% 2.22% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 16.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Median salary £23,500 £21,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -16.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +2.00%

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
8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 16.00% 13.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £23,500 £37,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £27,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Harpenden region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Harpenden

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Harpenden region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (21.43%) Fiddler
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) LESS
6 3 (21.43%) Ninject
6 3 (21.43%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) API Design
4 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
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